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Chapter 11 Vocabulary - Social Studies
republic
legions
patricians
plebeians
a form of government in which citizens elect their leaders
large groups of Roman soldiers
the ruling class
ordinary citizens
republic
a form of government in which citizens elect their leaders
legions
large groups of Roman soldiers
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Social Studies Chapter 11 Vocabulary
citizen
elect
municipality
council
a legally recognized member of a country having rights and re…
to choose by voting
a community with its own government: a borough, township, cit…
a group of people who meet to talk and makes decisions
citizen
a legally recognized member of a country having rights and re…
elect
to choose by voting
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Social Studies-Chapter 11
afraid
Articles of Confederation
weak
Constitutional Convention
How did Most Americans feel about having one strong government?
What plan of government did the states first form after the w…
Was the government under the articles of confederation strong…
At what meeting was the decision made to create a brand new g…
afraid
How did Most Americans feel about having one strong government?
Articles of Confederation
What plan of government did the states first form after the w…
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Social Studies Chapter 11 Vocabulary
Citizen
Municipal
County
Executive branch
A member of a city, state, or town who has legal rights and r…
Of a city or town.
One of the sections into which a state is divided.
The branch of government that enforces laws.
Citizen
A member of a city, state, or town who has legal rights and r…
Municipal
Of a city or town.
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Chapter 11 Social Studies Vocabulary
American Revolution
Assembly
Boycott
Delegate
A war between Great Britain and its 13 American colonies from…
A law making body
To refuse to do business or have contact with a person, group…
A member of an elected assembly.
American Revolution
A war between Great Britain and its 13 American colonies from…
Assembly
A law making body
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Chapter 11 Vocabulary Social Studies
Judaism
Torah
Covenant
Exodus
One of the world's major religions.
The first five books of the Hebrew Bible.
An agreement or promise.
The escape of the Hebrews from Egyptian slavery.
Judaism
One of the world's major religions.
Torah
The first five books of the Hebrew Bible.
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Social Studies - Chapter 11 Vocabulary
forty-niner
boomtown
gold rush
injustice
a miner who went to California in 1849
a town whose population booms, or grows very quickly
when many people hurry to the same area to look for gold
unfair treatment that abuses a person's rights
forty-niner
a miner who went to California in 1849
boomtown
a town whose population booms, or grows very quickly
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Chapter 11 Social Studies Vocabulary
peninsula
Peloponnesus
isthmus
Phoenicians
Land with water on three sides.
The peninsula that forms the southern part of Greece.
A narrow strip of land.
A people of Southwest Asia who began to trade around 1100 B.C.
peninsula
Land with water on three sides.
Peloponnesus
The peninsula that forms the southern part of Greece.
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Social Studies Chapter 11 Vocabulary
forty-niners
annexation
injustice
temperance
a miner who went to California in 1849
the act of joining two countries or pieces of land together
unfair treatment that abuses a person's rights
controlling or cutting back on the drinking of alcohol
forty-niners
a miner who went to California in 1849
annexation
the act of joining two countries or pieces of land together
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Social Studies Chapter 11 Vocabulary
Tyrant
Treason
Traitor
Patriot
A ruler who uses his or her power harshly.
The crime of acting to overthrow your ruler or betray your co…
A person guilty of betraying or acting against his or her own…
A person in the American colonies who wanted the colonies to…
Tyrant
A ruler who uses his or her power harshly.
Treason
The crime of acting to overthrow your ruler or betray your co…
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Chapter 11 Vocabulary Social studies
Judaism
Torah
Old Testament
Jerusalem
one of Hebrews major religion
means "God's Teaching" and origins of Judaism and basic laws…
first five books of the Hebrew bible
capital city of Israel
Judaism
one of Hebrews major religion
Torah
means "God's Teaching" and origins of Judaism and basic laws…
Chapter 11 Vocabulary- Social Studies
Cicero
Julius Caesar
Pompey
Marc Antony
Roman who attempted to stop the chaos in Rome's Government; a…
Powerful general who attempted to take over Rome's Government…
One of Rome's most influential men who was friends with Caesa…
One of Caesar's former assistants who took control of Roman p…
Cicero
Roman who attempted to stop the chaos in Rome's Government; a…
Julius Caesar
Powerful general who attempted to take over Rome's Government…
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SS-7; Chapter 11 Vocabulary
spoils system
Kitchen Cabinet
Tariff of Abominations
States' rights doctrine
a politicans practice of giving gov. Jobs to his or her suppo…
President Andrew Jackson group of informal advisers; so calle…
the nickname given to a tariff by southerners who opposed it
the belief that the power of the states should be greater tha…
spoils system
a politicans practice of giving gov. Jobs to his or her suppo…
Kitchen Cabinet
President Andrew Jackson group of informal advisers; so calle…
Chapter 11 Social Studies Vocabulary
Judaism
torah
Old Testament
Jerusalem
One of the world's major religions founded by the Hebrews.
The origins and basic laws were recorded in the torah.
A Hebrew bible.
The capital city of Canaan.
Judaism
One of the world's major religions founded by the Hebrews.
torah
The origins and basic laws were recorded in the torah.
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Chapter 11 Vocabulary: Social Studies
temperate
fjord
navigable
deforestation
mild; moderate
a long, narrow inlet of the sea between high cliffs
able to be traveled by boats or ships
the process of clearing the land of forests, often to make sp…
temperate
mild; moderate
fjord
a long, narrow inlet of the sea between high cliffs
Social Studies Vocabulary Chapter 11
Cicero
Julius Caesar
Pompey
Marc Antony
A gifted philosopher and public speaker who wanted the upperc…
The most powerful general of those who wanted to take control…
An ally of Caesar, he ruled with him for about ten years befo…
The assistant of Caesar, this man teamed up with his brother…
Cicero
A gifted philosopher and public speaker who wanted the upperc…
Julius Caesar
The most powerful general of those who wanted to take control…
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Chapter 11 Social Studies Vocabulary
cotton gin
Interchangeable Parts
patent
capital
led to a huge increase in cotton production--it quickly and e…
a part of a machine or device that can be replaced by another…
sole legal right to an invention and its profits
money or other items, such as machines or buildings, used to…
cotton gin
led to a huge increase in cotton production--it quickly and e…
Interchangeable Parts
a part of a machine or device that can be replaced by another…
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Chapter 11 Vocabulary Social Studies
clans
pilgrimage
islam
muslims
groups based on family ties
A journey to a place of religious importance.
A religion based on the teachings of the prophet Mohammed whi…
Followers of Islam
clans
groups based on family ties
pilgrimage
A journey to a place of religious importance.
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Chapter 11 Social Studies
elect (elegir)
government (el gobierno)
liberty (la libertad)
representative democracy (democracia r…
to choose by voting
the governing body of a nation, state, or community
freedom, or the state of being free
a type of government in which the people choose representativ…
elect (elegir)
to choose by voting
government (el gobierno)
the governing body of a nation, state, or community
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Social Studies Chapter 11 Vocabulary
independence
Loyalist
neutral
patriots
freedom from the control, influence, support and aid of others
a person who remained loyal to the British during the America…
not aligned with or supporting any side or position in a cont…
a person who loves, supports, and defends his or her country…
independence
freedom from the control, influence, support and aid of others
Loyalist
a person who remained loyal to the British during the America…
Social Studies Chapter 11 Vocabulary
issue
initiate
referendum
recall
matter of debate or dispute
a procedure by which citizens can propose new laws
a procedure by which citizens vote on state or local laws
a special election in which citizens can vote to remove a pol…
issue
matter of debate or dispute
initiate
a procedure by which citizens can propose new laws
Chapter 11 Social Studies
Industrialization
Industry
Industrialist
Invest
The process of developing large scale mechanical factories
a specific branch of business that provides a certain product…
an owner or manager of a large business
In business, to put money into something offering potential p…
Industrialization
The process of developing large scale mechanical factories
Industry
a specific branch of business that provides a certain product…
Social Studies Chapter 11 Vocabulary
Factors of Production
Capital
Consumption
Opportunity Cost
The resources people have for producing goods and services fo…
Anything produced in an economy that is used to produce other…
The act of buying or using goods and services
The highest valued benefit given up when a choice is made
Factors of Production
The resources people have for producing goods and services fo…
Capital
Anything produced in an economy that is used to produce other…
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Social Studies Chapter 11
Thomas Jefferson
Daniel Boone
Sacagawea
Appalachians
3rd President of the United States
settler who led pioneers westward
Shoshone woman who acted as an interpreter and guide
mountain range crossed by settlers moving west
Thomas Jefferson
3rd President of the United States
Daniel Boone
settler who led pioneers westward
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Social Studies Vocabulary Chapter 11
Temperate
Fjord
Navigable
Deforestation
Mild; Moderate
A long, narrow inlet of the sea between high cliffs.
Able to be traveled by boats or ships.
The process of clearing the land of forests, often to make sp…
Temperate
Mild; Moderate
Fjord
A long, narrow inlet of the sea between high cliffs.
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Social Studies Chapter 11 Vocabulary
Invest
Efficient
Reign
Inferior
to supply money for a project in order to make a profit
acting effectively, without wasted cost or effort
period of dominance or rule
less worthy, less valuable
Invest
to supply money for a project in order to make a profit
Efficient
acting effectively, without wasted cost or effort
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Chapter 11 vocabulary Social Studies
Invest
Efficient
Reign
Inferior
to supply money for a project in order to make a profit
acting effectively, without wasted cost or effort
period of dominance or rule
less worthy, less valuable
Invest
to supply money for a project in order to make a profit
Efficient
acting effectively, without wasted cost or effort
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Social Studies Chapter 11 Vocabulary
Invest
Efficient
Reign
Inferior
to supply money for a project in order to make a profit
acting effectively, without wasted cost or effort
period of dominance or rule
less worthy, less valuable
Invest
to supply money for a project in order to make a profit
Efficient
acting effectively, without wasted cost or effort
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Social Studies Chapter 11 Vocabulary
factors of production
capital
consumption
opportunity cost
the resources people have for producing goods and services to…
anything produced in an economy that is used to produce other…
the act of buying or using goods and services.
the highest valued benefit given up when a choice is made.
factors of production
the resources people have for producing goods and services to…
capital
anything produced in an economy that is used to produce other…
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Social Studies Chapter 11 Vocabulary
Cicero
Julius Ceasar
Pompey
Marc Antony
a philosopher and gifted public speaker. In his speeches he t…
The most powerful general in Rome who was trying to take over…
Man who made an alliance with Caesar and Crassus; together th…
Caesars former assistant who emerged to take control of roman…
Cicero
a philosopher and gifted public speaker. In his speeches he t…
Julius Ceasar
The most powerful general in Rome who was trying to take over…
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Chapter 11 Social Studies Alive
independence
Patriot
Loyalist
Neutral
Separation from, or freedom from control by, another country…
A person in the American colonies who wanted the colonies to…
A person in the American colonies who opposed independence an…
Not taking sides or supporting either side.
independence
Separation from, or freedom from control by, another country…
Patriot
A person in the American colonies who wanted the colonies to…
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4 Social Studies Chapter 11.1 Vocabulary
aerospace
crude oil
dredge
refinery
having to do with the building and testing of aircraft and eq…
petroleum pumped from the ground
to dig out the bottom and sides of a waterway to make it deep…
a factory that turns crude oil into useful products, such as…
aerospace
having to do with the building and testing of aircraft and eq…
crude oil
petroleum pumped from the ground
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7 Social Studies Chapter 11.2 Vocabulary
Clermont
corduroy road
Erie Canal
flatboat
steamboat built in 1897 by Robert Fulton; first steamboat to…
road made of logs
artificial waterway opened in 1825 linking Lake Erie to the H…
boat with a flat bottom used for transporting heavy loads on…
Clermont
steamboat built in 1897 by Robert Fulton; first steamboat to…
corduroy road
road made of logs
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7 Social Studies Chapter 11.4 Vocabulary
Adams-Onis Treaty
creole
intervention
Monroe Doctrine
an 1821 treaty between Spain and the United States in which S…
person born in Spain's American colonies to Spanish parents
direct involvement
President Monroe's foreign policy statement warning European…
Adams-Onis Treaty
an 1821 treaty between Spain and the United States in which S…
creole
person born in Spain's American colonies to Spanish parents
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7 Social Studies Chapter 11.1 Vocabulary
capital
capitalist
factory system
Industrial Revolution
money raised for a business venture
person who invests in a business to make a profit
method of producing goods that brought workers and machinery…
gradual process by which machines replaced hand tools
capital
money raised for a business venture
capitalist
person who invests in a business to make a profit
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7 Social Studies Chapter 11.3 Vocabulary
American System
Era of Good Feelings
Gibbons v. Ogden
internal improvements
program for the economic growth promoted by Henry Clay in the…
the eight years of James Monroe's presidency, from 1817 to 1825
an 1814 case in which the Supreme Court upheld the power of t…
improvements to roads, bridges, and canals
American System
program for the economic growth promoted by Henry Clay in the…
Era of Good Feelings
the eight years of James Monroe's presidency, from 1817 to 1825
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SS Chapter 11 Vocabulary
Hebrews
Judaism
Torah
Abraham
group of people who lived northeast of Egypt and founded Juda…
one of the world's major religions, founded by the Hebrews
the sacred text of Judaism; means "God's teaching"
"father of the Hebrews"
Hebrews
group of people who lived northeast of Egypt and founded Juda…
Judaism
one of the world's major religions, founded by the Hebrews
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Social Studies - Chapter 11 Terms - Fall 2015
Airlift
Blockade
Cold War
Communism
System of carrying supplies to a country using aircrafts (pag…
To forcibly prevent entry to an area (page 321).
Period between the late 1940s and late 1980s when the USA and…
Economic, social, and political system based on Karl Marx, wh…
Airlift
System of carrying supplies to a country using aircrafts (pag…
Blockade
To forcibly prevent entry to an area (page 321).
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Social Studies 5: Chapter 11
textile
interchangeable parts
mass production
productivity
cloth or fabric
parts made by a machine to be exactly the same size and shape…
making many products at once
the amount of goods and services produced by workers in a cer…
textile
cloth or fabric
interchangeable parts
parts made by a machine to be exactly the same size and shape…
Social Studies Chapter 11 Vocabulary
Santa Fe
Junipero Serra
coureur de bois
Samuel de Champlain
Capital of New Mexico; the location of the first Spanish sett…
Roman Catholic missionary, built missions in California
In New France, a person who trapped furs without permission f…
Explorer and founder of Quebec, the first permanent French se…
Santa Fe
Capital of New Mexico; the location of the first Spanish sett…
Junipero Serra
Roman Catholic missionary, built missions in California
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6 Social Studies Chapter 11.1 Vocabulary
campesinos
emigate
maquiladora
rural
landless peasants and poor farmers
to move out of one country into another
a factory, often near the U.S.-Mexico border, hat assembles g…
having to do with the countryside
campesinos
landless peasants and poor farmers
emigate
to move out of one country into another
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6 Social Studies Chapter 11.3 Vocabulary
Carnival
ethnic group
*Jamaica
*Cuba
an annual celebration in Latin America with music, dances, an…
a group of people who share the same ancestors, culture, lang…
a tropical island country in the Caribbean Sea; located south…
the largest island country in the Caribbean Sea; located 90 m…
Carnival
an annual celebration in Latin America with music, dances, an…
ethnic group
a group of people who share the same ancestors, culture, lang…
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Social Studies - chapter 11
local
citizen
public
private
Part of one community.
An official member of a country, state, or community.
Able to be used by everyone.
Belonging to one person or one group.
local
Part of one community.
citizen
An official member of a country, state, or community.
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Social Studies - Chapter 11 Terms
Airlift
Blockade
Cold War
Communism
System of carrying supplies to a country using aircrafts (pag…
To forcibly prevent entry to an area (page 321).
Period between the late 1940s and late 1980s when the USA and…
Economic, social, and political system based on Karl Marx, wh…
Airlift
System of carrying supplies to a country using aircrafts (pag…
Blockade
To forcibly prevent entry to an area (page 321).
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Social Studies Chapter 11 vocabulary
privateer
mercenary
revolution
strategy
1) the captain of an armed, privately owned ship, whom the go…
a soldier who fights in a foreign army just to earn money
the overthrow of a government
a plan of action for fighting a war
privateer
1) the captain of an armed, privately owned ship, whom the go…
mercenary
a soldier who fights in a foreign army just to earn money
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Chapter 11 Social Studies Vocabulary -- Growth and Expansion
cotton gin
interchangeable part
patent
capitalism
a machine that removes the seeds from cotton fiber
a part of a machine or device that can be replaced by another…
legal rights to an invention and its profits
economic system in which people and companies control product…
cotton gin
a machine that removes the seeds from cotton fiber
interchangeable part
a part of a machine or device that can be replaced by another…
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Social Studies Chapter 11
missionary
Aqueduct
Hogan
Vaquero
a person sent by a religious organization to spread its beliefs
a pipe used to bring water from a distance
a one room Navajo home with a door facing east
Spanish word for cowboy
missionary
a person sent by a religious organization to spread its beliefs
Aqueduct
a pipe used to bring water from a distance
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Chapter 11 Social Studies Vocabulary
Harding
Teapot Dome Scandal
Coolidge
Laissez faire
29th US president
Bribery scandal involving cabinet member Albert Fall
30th Us president
Economic theory that promotes leaving business unregulated
Harding
29th US president
Teapot Dome Scandal
Bribery scandal involving cabinet member Albert Fall
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Social Studies Chapter 11 Key Vocabulary
viceroyalty
encomienda
mission
captaincy
one of the political divisions into which the Spanish and Por…
a grant of Indians that the Spanish ruler made to colonists i…
land granted by the Spanish ruler to the Catholic Church in A…
the political divisions by which the rulers of Portugal gover…
viceroyalty
one of the political divisions into which the Spanish and Por…
encomienda
a grant of Indians that the Spanish ruler made to colonists i…
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Social Studies - Chapter 11
Reconstruction
black codes
acquit
freedmen
plans for the rebuilding of the nation
laws to limit the rights of former enslaved people
found not guilty
men, women, and children who had been enslaved
Reconstruction
plans for the rebuilding of the nation
black codes
laws to limit the rights of former enslaved people
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