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12 terms
socialstudies
waterway
canal
barge
badlands
a system of rivers, lakes, and canals, through which ships tr…
a waterway that has been dug across land for ships to travel…
a flat-bottomed boat that carries goods through lakes and riv…
a region of dry hills and sharp cliffs
waterway
a system of rivers, lakes, and canals, through which ships tr…
canal
a waterway that has been dug across land for ships to travel…
18 terms
Socialstudies
Migration
Glacier
Band
Nomand
A movement of People from one place to another
A Huge sheet of ice
A small group of people who work together
A wander who no settle home
Migration
A movement of People from one place to another
Glacier
A Huge sheet of ice
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Socialstudies
First continental congress
patriots
minutemen
redcoats
gathering of colonial leaders who were deeply troubled about…
colonist who chose to fight for independence.
the members of the civilian volunteer militia
british soldiers wearing red uniforms
First continental congress
gathering of colonial leaders who were deeply troubled about…
patriots
colonist who chose to fight for independence.
14 terms
socialstudies
upland
define
lichens
tundra
an area of high elevation
to describe the nature or extent of something
a plant like organism that consists of algae and fungi
a treeless zone found near the artic circle or at high mounta…
upland
an area of high elevation
define
to describe the nature or extent of something
8 terms
SOCIALSTUDIES
ICON
CATHEDRAL
Hippodrome
Justinian code
RELIGIOUS IMAGES OF JESUS OR SANTS
A LARGE IMPORTANT CHRISTIAN CHURCH
in ancient Greek stadium for horse and chariot racing.
Justinian told byzantine scholars to collect and organize the…
ICON
RELIGIOUS IMAGES OF JESUS OR SANTS
CATHEDRAL
A LARGE IMPORTANT CHRISTIAN CHURCH
9 terms
Socialstudies
Worldviews
Cultural universal
Ethnocentrism
Xenocentrism
Judgments, preferences and attitudes towards the world around…
A valie norm or other culture trait that is found on every gr…
One race is superior to all others
What is foreign is best
Worldviews
Judgments, preferences and attitudes towards the world around…
Cultural universal
A valie norm or other culture trait that is found on every gr…
10 terms
socialstudies
dissenter
industry
growing season
tidewater
dissenter
industry
growing season
tidewater
dissenter
dissenter
industry
industry
19 terms
Socialstudies
Lockouts
Arbitration
Closed shops
Black list
Exclusion of workers
Settling a dispute
Place of closed work
A list of people or products viewed with suspicion or disappr…
Lockouts
Exclusion of workers
Arbitration
Settling a dispute
12 terms
socialstudies
grid
latitude
equator
parallels
pattern of lines that circle globe
imaginary east-west lines in the grid
imaginary line that circles the globe halfway between north a…
lines of latitude , always parallel to equator
grid
pattern of lines that circle globe
latitude
imaginary east-west lines in the grid
20 terms
socialstudies
U.S. constitution
Bill of rights
inalienable rights
citizenship
the written plan of American government and the highest law i…
the first 10 amendment of the us constitution guaranteeing in…
the rights that are inherent in human beings and ,for that re…
membership in a politically organized society
U.S. constitution
the written plan of American government and the highest law i…
Bill of rights
the first 10 amendment of the us constitution guaranteeing in…
10 terms
Socialstudies
Chronological
Circa
BC
AD
Order of time
Around a certain date
Before Jesus Christ birth
Anno Domini
Chronological
Order of time
Circa
Around a certain date
12 terms
Socialstudies
Geography
History
Migrate
Glacier
The study of people, places, and the enviroment
The record of the past
To move to another place and settle in another
A thick sheet of ice that moves slowly across land
Geography
The study of people, places, and the enviroment
History
The record of the past
Socialstudies
Silt
Irrigation
Surplus
City-state
Small particles of fertile soil
A way to supply dry land with water through ditches pipes or…
An amount that is left over after a need has been met
An independent nation made up of a city and the land around it
Silt
Small particles of fertile soil
Irrigation
A way to supply dry land with water through ditches pipes or…
socialstudies
Isthmus
Coastal plain
Rain forest
Tectonic plate
A narrow strip connecting two large land areas.
The low lands next to the seacoast.
A forest with warm temperatures, high humidity, and thick veg…
A section of earth's crust that floats on earth's mantle.
Isthmus
A narrow strip connecting two large land areas.
Coastal plain
The low lands next to the seacoast.
21 terms
socialstudies
King George III
Patrick Henery
Samuel Adams
mercy otis warren
the king of england in 1765
was a lawyer in virgina
He was part of the sons of liberty
writer encuraged people to stop buying goods from britan
King George III
the king of england in 1765
Patrick Henery
was a lawyer in virgina
17 terms
socialstudies
Assassination
Andrew Johnson
13th Amendment
black codes
The Murder of a political or government leader
President replacing Lincoln after his assassination
Abolished slavery
Laws that denied African American men the right to vote requi…
Assassination
The Murder of a political or government leader
Andrew Johnson
President replacing Lincoln after his assassination
44 terms
socialstudies
maize
charter
indentured servant
toleration
common growing crop (corn); most important crop for early Nat…
allows settlement in trade
worked for passage to usa
the ability or willingness to tolerate something
maize
common growing crop (corn); most important crop for early Nat…
charter
allows settlement in trade
Socialstudies
feudalism
Monarch
noble
lord
Social and Political arrangement developed in europe after th…
Supreme ruler of kingdom or empire
High ranking person in feudal society
(1)a noble that give another noble land (2)a landholder
feudalism
Social and Political arrangement developed in europe after th…
Monarch
Supreme ruler of kingdom or empire
12 terms
Socialstudies
Charter
Headright
Joint stock company
Burgess
A document organizing a colony and defining it's rights and p…
Headrights were parcels of land consisting of about 50 acres…
A company made up of a group of shareholders. Each shareholde…
Elected representative to an assembly.
Charter
A document organizing a colony and defining it's rights and p…
Headright
Headrights were parcels of land consisting of about 50 acres…
23 terms
Socialstudies
Harappa
Mohenjo-daro
Indo-European
Vedas
One of the major cities in the Indus Valley Civilization
The largest city of the Indus Valley Civilization, located in…
settled in places like Grease and Turkey
The religion of many of the Aryans
Harappa
One of the major cities in the Indus Valley Civilization
Mohenjo-daro
The largest city of the Indus Valley Civilization, located in…
12 terms
SOCIALSTUDIES
Name 4 Ancient civilizations
Olmec Culture
Food Maya Farmers
Location
The Olmec, Maya, Aztec, Inca
They lived along the Gulf Coast, 1200 to 800 BC
Maize, Beans and Squash
Western Highlands
Name 4 Ancient civilizations
The Olmec, Maya, Aztec, Inca
Olmec Culture
They lived along the Gulf Coast, 1200 to 800 BC
9 terms
socialstudies
Economics
opportunity cost
Resource
law of supply
The study of how society make choices about scare resources.…
The loss of one thing when an alternative is chosen. If you b…
A source of supply support , or aid. Money ,time ,oil and wor…
supply, price price, supply If less cars are made the price i…
Economics
The study of how society make choices about scare resources.…
opportunity cost
The loss of one thing when an alternative is chosen. If you b…
25 terms
socialstudies
alliteration
autobiography
character
characteization
the repetition of constant sounds most often used at beginnin…
the story of a persons life written by that person ex:little…
a person or other creature in literary work ex:maibon
methods used to develop the personality of a character ex:ben…
alliteration
the repetition of constant sounds most often used at beginnin…
autobiography
the story of a persons life written by that person ex:little…
17 terms
Socialstudies
Tyrant
Colony
Democracy
Helots
Someone who takes power by force and rules with total authority
A settlement in a new territory that stays closely linked to…
When all citizens share in running the goverment "athens"
The people that sparta conqured who then became slaves
Tyrant
Someone who takes power by force and rules with total authority
Colony
A settlement in a new territory that stays closely linked to…
40 terms
socialstudies
Geography of Mesopotamia
Cuneiform
The Epic of Gilgamesh
"Mesopotamia"
Mesopotamia lies in the fertile crescent. The northern part h…
A form of writing developed by Mesopotamians, written using w…
A story from Mesopotamia of a king who tries to achieve immor…
The land that lies between the tigris and euphrates rivers
Geography of Mesopotamia
Mesopotamia lies in the fertile crescent. The northern part h…
Cuneiform
A form of writing developed by Mesopotamians, written using w…
13 terms
Socialstudies
Key Benifits for American indians
Benifits
Drawbacks indians
Drawbacks indians
Fur trade was profitable,livestock,techs,wheat rice and barley
Rich on sliver and gold,... Important crops such as corn and pot…
Forced to work as slaves,death from attacks ,diseases,looted…
Death from attacks and disease
Key Benifits for American indians
Fur trade was profitable,livestock,techs,wheat rice and barley
Benifits
Rich on sliver and gold,... Important crops such as corn and pot…
19 terms
Socialstudies
Abolition
Suffrage
Draft
Martial law
The end of slavery
Voting rights
Requirement of military service
Rule by military authority
Abolition
The end of slavery
Suffrage
Voting rights
32 terms
SOCIALSTUDIES
Treaty of Paris
French and Indian war
The albany Plan
Pontiacs war
A treaty that the french and british had in the French and In…
A war for land in the Americas
A plan where to create one general government
A war that the Native American named pontiac started a rebell…
Treaty of Paris
A treaty that the french and british had in the French and In…
French and Indian war
A war for land in the Americas
13 terms
Socialstudies
Natural Rights
Loyalist
patriot
Redcoats
rights given to you because you exist. Life, liberty, and the…
someone who supports the king of England.
someone who wants to break free from Britain.
British soldier
Natural Rights
rights given to you because you exist. Life, liberty, and the…
Loyalist
someone who supports the king of England.
13 terms
SOCIALSTUDIES
Guild
Chivalry
Fief
Vassals
a medieval association of craftsmen or merchants
the medieval knightly system with its religious, moral, and s…
an estate of land, especially one held on condition of feudal…
a holder of land by feudal tenure on conditions of homage and…
Guild
a medieval association of craftsmen or merchants
Chivalry
the medieval knightly system with its religious, moral, and s…
8 terms
Socialstudies
How did U.S acquire this teratotry
Heat other teratotrys did the U.S want
How was this teratotry acquried
List 5 places Lewis and Clark went
After the reveloutinary war Great Britain gave the U.S contro…
They wanted land in the south west
By payin $15 million dollars
Minors or river, Pacific Ocean,Rocky Mountains,coumlimbia riv…
How did U.S acquire this teratotry
After the reveloutinary war Great Britain gave the U.S contro…
Heat other teratotrys did the U.S want
They wanted land in the south west
11 terms
Socialstudies
popular sovereignty
limited government
enumerated power
reserved power
the belief that government is subject to the will of the peop…
Government with limited power stricktly defined by law
power specifically given to congress inthe constutution.
power belonging only to the stated.
popular sovereignty
the belief that government is subject to the will of the peop…
limited government
Government with limited power stricktly defined by law
14 terms
socialstudies
parliamentary
prime minister
kashmir
vladimir putin
relating to a government with the parliament from the legisla…
the head of the cabinet and chief executive of government in…
a region in the northwestern part of the indian subcontinet
president of Russia who increased executive power in the 2000s
parliamentary
relating to a government with the parliament from the legisla…
prime minister
the head of the cabinet and chief executive of government in…
16 terms
socialstudies
drought
ice age
glacier
migrate
a long period without rain
a long period of extreme cold
thick sheets of ice
to move
drought
a long period without rain
ice age
a long period of extreme cold
30 terms
Socialstudies
Legislative branch
Executive branch
Judicial branch
Republic
Passes laws (congress)
Enforces laws (president )
Check if always are constitutional (court system)
A system of gov where citizens choose reps to govern themselves
Legislative branch
Passes laws (congress)
Executive branch
Enforces laws (president )
21 terms
socialstudies
core
mantle
magma
crust
At the center of the Earth is a dense solid core of hot iron…
a layer of hot dense rocks
melted rock
a thin rocky shell that forms the surface
core
At the center of the Earth is a dense solid core of hot iron…
mantle
a layer of hot dense rocks
14 terms
socialstudies
Christopher Columbus
Christopher Columbus
Christopher Columbus
Christopher Columbus
1st expedition in 1492
King Ferdinand and Queen Isabella of Spain
Wanted to find a faster trade route to East Indies by traveli…
Discovered a new world that no European had seen.
Christopher Columbus
1st expedition in 1492
Christopher Columbus
King Ferdinand and Queen Isabella of Spain
19 terms
socialstudies
backcountry
slave codes
town meeting
toleration
area of land along the eastern slopes of the land appalachian…
laws that controlled the lives of enslaved african americans…
session in which citizens discuss and vote on local community…
willingness to let others practice their own customs and reli…
backcountry
area of land along the eastern slopes of the land appalachian…
slave codes
laws that controlled the lives of enslaved african americans…
32 terms
Socialstudies
Magnetic compass
Feudalism
Monarch
Crusades
device that shows direction
system of rule by lords who owe loyalty to a monarch
king/queen
holy wars
Magnetic compass
device that shows direction
Feudalism
system of rule by lords who owe loyalty to a monarch
12 terms
Socialstudies
Media
Developing country
Crisis
Space race
To build
A country in progress
Bad situation
Race to space
Media
To build
Developing country
A country in progress
19 terms
Socialstudies
Social Reform
The Second Great Awakening
Revival
The Temperance Movement
1830s; organized attemps to improve condition of life; this m…
religous movement begining the early 1800's. Preachers challa…
Huge outside religious meeting that might last several days t…
An organized effort to end alcohol abuse and the problems it…
Social Reform
1830s; organized attemps to improve condition of life; this m…
The Second Great Awakening
religous movement begining the early 1800's. Preachers challa…
27 terms
Socialstudies
Bc
Ad
Bce
Ce
Refers to dates before the birth of jesus
Refers to dates after the birth of jesus
Refers to dates before Jesus's birth stands for before common…
Refers to dates after Jesus's birth stand for commander era
Bc
Refers to dates before the birth of jesus
Ad
Refers to dates after the birth of jesus
16 terms
socialstudies
archeologist
Peninsula
Where was New France located
What is a primary source give examples
A person who studies the evidence left by early people to fin…
Piece of land that is surrounded by waer on three sides
around st.Lawerance river
a primary use is something u for an evidence Examples:letter,…
archeologist
A person who studies the evidence left by early people to fin…
Peninsula
Piece of land that is surrounded by waer on three sides
29 terms
Socialstudies
Private goods and services
Public goods and services
Interdependent
Superport
Goods and services produced in a market economy
Goods and services provided by the government
Refers to an economic system where producers and consumers re…
An offshore port in the Gulf of Mexico that was constructed t…
Private goods and services
Goods and services produced in a market economy
Public goods and services
Goods and services provided by the government
25 terms
socialstudies
republic
pleb
Patricians-
Dictators
a political system in which people elect leaders to govern th…
The poor people in rome
The wealthy people in rome
commander or ruler in charge of a place
republic
a political system in which people elect leaders to govern th…
pleb
The poor people in rome
9 terms
Socialstudies
socialism
Capitalism
What did Marx believe would happen whi…
Free enterprise system who sets the pr…
A system in which society, usually in the form of the governm…
An economic and political system in which a country's trade a…
revolution
Suppliers and buisness owners
socialism
A system in which society, usually in the form of the governm…
Capitalism
An economic and political system in which a country's trade a…
2 terms
socialstudys
knack
...
knack
...
9 terms
socialstudys
The Virginia company sponsored the bla…
The pilgrims refers them self's as ?
A Cooper is in charge of maintaining a…
Puritans would view a negative event t…
Pilgrims voyage to the New World
Gods chosen people or saints
supplies and provision on the ship
God
The Virginia company sponsored the bla…
Pilgrims voyage to the New World
The pilgrims refers them self's as ?
Gods chosen people or saints
12 terms
socialstudys
Why did the British pass the Intolerab…
Which event is known as the "Shot Hear…
What did the Proclamation of 173 do?
What items did the Townshend Acts tax?
To punish the colonists for dumping tea in the harbor
the first shot of the American Revolutionary War.
it gave British land
glass, lead, paints, paper, and tea.
Why did the British pass the Intolerab…
To punish the colonists for dumping tea in the harbor
Which event is known as the "Shot Hear…
the first shot of the American Revolutionary War.
10 terms
socialstudies vocab
culture
unity
diversity
values
customs,beliefs,and languge of people
being as one or in agreement
variety,differences,many different cultures
the beliefs and ideals that guide the way people live,what we…
culture
customs,beliefs,and languge of people
unity
being as one or in agreement
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