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Social Studies- SS8CG1
Bill of Rights
Checks and balances
Georgia Supreme Court
Governor
A list of rights and freedoms found in both the Georgia and U…
A political system that allows one branch of government to be…
The highest level of the Georgia State Court System; interpre…
Head of the Executive Branch; enforces law; Nathan Deal is Ge…
Bill of Rights
A list of rights and freedoms found in both the Georgia and U…
Checks and balances
A political system that allows one branch of government to be…
12 terms
Social Studies- SS8CG1
Bill of Rights
Checks and balances
Georgia state constitution
Political parties
A list of rights and freedoms found in both the Georgia and U…
A political system that allows one branch of government to be…
The document that outlines the rights, rules, regulations, an…
A group of like-minded individuals who share common beliefs a…
Bill of Rights
A list of rights and freedoms found in both the Georgia and U…
Checks and balances
A political system that allows one branch of government to be…
13 terms
Social Studies-SS8H4
Articles of Confederation
Abraham Baldwin
Constitutional convention
Executive branch
The first written constitution of the US
(1754-1807)-Georgia signer of the US Constitution; also a US…
Meeting in Philadelphia for 3 months in 1787 to revise the Ar…
Government branch responsible for enforcing laws
Articles of Confederation
The first written constitution of the US
Abraham Baldwin
(1754-1807)-Georgia signer of the US Constitution; also a US…
27 terms
Social Studies SS vocabulary
Milita
Masscre
Quartering
Proclamation
Group of of ordinary people who train for battle
Killing of many people
give people food and shelter
Official public statment
Milita
Group of of ordinary people who train for battle
Masscre
Killing of many people
23 terms
Social Studies-SS8H2
Battle of Bloody Marsh
Buffer Colony
Charity
Charter of 1732
(July 7, 1742)-The decisive battle during the War of Jenkins…
1 of 3 reasons for Georgia's founding; colony was to serve as…
1 of 3 reasons for George's founding. James Oglethorpe and th…
The document that formally established the colony of Georgia;…
Battle of Bloody Marsh
(July 7, 1742)-The decisive battle during the War of Jenkins…
Buffer Colony
1 of 3 reasons for Georgia's founding; colony was to serve as…
11 terms
SS7Chapter 6 Social Studies VocabularyBrady
Free Market
Profit
Stock
Biotechnology
Type of economy in which people are free to buy, produce, and…
Money a business earns after all it's expenses are met
Part ownership in a company
Study of cells to find ways of improving health
Free Market
Type of economy in which people are free to buy, produce, and…
Profit
Money a business earns after all it's expenses are met
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SS8H4 vocabulary: Social Studies
Georgia constitution of 1777
Article of confederation
Constitutional convention of 1787
Abraham Baldwin
This document provided a framework for the transition from co…
the original constitution of the US, ratified in 1781, which…
The gathering that drafted the Constitution of the United Sta…
The founder of the University of Georgia and a delegate to th…
Georgia constitution of 1777
This document provided a framework for the transition from co…
Article of confederation
the original constitution of the US, ratified in 1781, which…
13 terms
Social Studies-SS8H4
Articles of Confederation
Abraham Baldwin
Constitutional convention
Executive branch
The first written constitution of the US
(1754-1807)-Georgia signer of the US Constitution; also a US…
Meeting in Philadelphia for 3 months in 1787 to revise the Ar…
Government branch responsible for enforcing laws
Articles of Confederation
The first written constitution of the US
Abraham Baldwin
(1754-1807)-Georgia signer of the US Constitution; also a US…
9 terms
Social Studies-SS8H4
Articles of Confederation
Abraham Baldwin
Executive branch
Georgia constitution of 1777
The first written constitution of the US
(1754-1807)-Georgia signer of the US Constitution; also a US…
Government branch responsible for enforcing laws
Georgia's first state constitution; established 3 branches of…
Articles of Confederation
The first written constitution of the US
Abraham Baldwin
(1754-1807)-Georgia signer of the US Constitution; also a US…
12 terms
SOCIAL STUDIES: SS8H1
Paleo
Archaic
Woodland
Mississippian
Least Civilized; used Clovis Points to hunt large animals; No…
Used Atlatl to hunt smaller game; invented pottery; started o…
Created the Bow and Arrow; lived in Permanent Villages called…
Most Civilized; lived in defended Chiefdoms; built Flat-Toppe…
Paleo
Least Civilized; used Clovis Points to hunt large animals; No…
Archaic
Used Atlatl to hunt smaller game; invented pottery; started o…
13 terms
Griffin Social Studies- SS8CG1
Bill of Rights
Checks and balances
Georgia Supreme Court
Governor
A list of rights and freedoms found in both the Georgia and U…
A political system that allows one branch of government to be…
The highest level of the Georgia State Court System; interpre…
Head of the Executive Branch; enforces law; Nathan Deal is Ge…
Bill of Rights
A list of rights and freedoms found in both the Georgia and U…
Checks and balances
A political system that allows one branch of government to be…
24 terms
SOCIAL STUDIES: SS8H1
Paleo
Archaic
Woodland
Mississippian
Earliest group; used Clovis Points to hunt large animals; Nom…
Used Atlatl to hunt smaller game; invented pottery; started o…
Created the Bow and Arrow; lived in Permanent Villages; 1st t…
Most Civilized; lived in defended Chiefdoms; built Flat-Toppe…
Paleo
Earliest group; used Clovis Points to hunt large animals; Nom…
Archaic
Used Atlatl to hunt smaller game; invented pottery; started o…
23 terms
Social Studies-SS8H2
Battle of Bloody Marsh
Buffer Colony
Charity
Charter of 1732
(July 7, 1742)-The decisive battle during the War of Jenkins…
1 of 3 reasons for Georgia's founding; colony was to serve as…
1 of 3 reasons for George's founding. James Oglethorpe and th…
The document that formally established the colony of Georgia;…
Battle of Bloody Marsh
(July 7, 1742)-The decisive battle during the War of Jenkins…
Buffer Colony
1 of 3 reasons for Georgia's founding; colony was to serve as…
20 terms
SS Social Studies !!!!!
Cuba
Venustiano Carranza
U.S.S. Maine
"Pancho" Villa
became subject to the Platt Amendment after the Spanish-Ameri…
Mexican leader who threatened war against the United States,…
a ship whose mysterious explosion near Cuba helped cause war…
American troops were sent to Mexico to try and capture this r…
Cuba
became subject to the Platt Amendment after the Spanish-Ameri…
Venustiano Carranza
Mexican leader who threatened war against the United States,…
14 terms
Social Studies-SS8H4
Articles of Confederation
Abraham Baldwin
Constitutional convention
Executive branch
The first written constitution of the US
(1754-1807)-Georgia signer of the US Constitution; also a US…
Meeting that took price in Philadelphia from May to September…
Government branch responsible for enforcing laws
Articles of Confederation
The first written constitution of the US
Abraham Baldwin
(1754-1807)-Georgia signer of the US Constitution; also a US…
29 terms
Social Studies-SS8H5
Baptist Church
Battle of Horse Shoe Bend
Camp meetings
Circuit riders
One of the major protestant dominations in Georgia; grew rapi…
(March 27, 1814)-Battle between the US and it's Indian allies…
Religious and social gatherings used by the Methodist and Bap…
Methodist ministers who traveled from town to town to preach;…
Baptist Church
One of the major protestant dominations in Georgia; grew rapi…
Battle of Horse Shoe Bend
(March 27, 1814)-Battle between the US and it's Indian allies…
17 terms
Social Studies SS8G1
Applachian Mountains
Appalachian Plateu
Barrier Island
Blue Ridge Mountains
One of the two major mountain chains in the United States and…
Smallest of Georgia's regions; contains the only fossil fuel…
An island the directly touches the open ocean.
Region of Georgia highest in elevation and precipitation; hom…
Applachian Mountains
One of the two major mountain chains in the United States and…
Appalachian Plateu
Smallest of Georgia's regions; contains the only fossil fuel…
15 terms
Social Studies-SS8H4
Articles of Confederation
Abraham Baldwin
Constitutional Convention of 1787
Georgia constitution of 1777
1st Constitution of the U.S. 1781-1788 (weaknesses-no executi…
Georgia signer of the US Constitution; He was also a US congr…
Meeting in Philadelphia to revise the Articles of Confederati…
Georgia's first state constitution; It established 3 branches…
Articles of Confederation
1st Constitution of the U.S. 1781-1788 (weaknesses-no executi…
Abraham Baldwin
Georgia signer of the US Constitution; He was also a US congr…
15 terms
Social Studies-SS8H4
Articles of Confederation
Abraham Baldwin
Constitutional Convention of 1787
Georgia constitution of 1777
1st Constitution of the U.S. 1781-1788 (weaknesses-no executi…
Georgia signer of the US Constitution; He was also a US congr…
Meeting in Philadelphia to revise the Articles of Confederati…
Georgia's first state constitution; It established 3 branches…
Articles of Confederation
1st Constitution of the U.S. 1781-1788 (weaknesses-no executi…
Abraham Baldwin
Georgia signer of the US Constitution; He was also a US congr…
13 terms
Social Studies-SS8H4
Articles of Confederation
Abraham Baldwin
Constitutional convention
Executive branch
The first written constitution of the US
(1754-1807)-Georgia signer of the US Constitution; also a US…
Meeting in Philadelphia for 3 months in 1787 to revise the Ar…
Government branch responsible for enforcing laws
Articles of Confederation
The first written constitution of the US
Abraham Baldwin
(1754-1807)-Georgia signer of the US Constitution; also a US…
11 terms
Social Studies (SS)
Government
Citizen
Anarchy
Democracy
...
...
...
Where citizens hold the political power.
Government
...
Citizen
...
17 terms
Social Studies SS8G1
Applachian Mountains
Appalachian Plateu
Barrier Island
Blue Ridge Mountains
One of the two major mountain chains in the United States and…
Smallest of Georgia's regions; contains the only fossil fuel…
An island the directly touches the open ocean.
Region of Georgia highest in elevation and precipitation; hom…
Applachian Mountains
One of the two major mountain chains in the United States and…
Appalachian Plateu
Smallest of Georgia's regions; contains the only fossil fuel…
12 terms
SS7 Chapter 5 Vocabulary Social StudiesBrady
Colony
Annex
Terrorism
Dominion
Overseas settlements tied to a parent country
Declared ownership of a particular area
Violence used against the people or government in the hopes o…
Owned central government to run local affairs
Colony
Overseas settlements tied to a parent country
Annex
Declared ownership of a particular area
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Social Studies-SS8H4
Articles of Confederation
Abraham Baldwin
Constitutional convention
Executive branch
The first written constitution of the US
(1754-1807)-Georgia signer of the US Constitution; also a US…
Meeting in Philadelphia for 3 months in 1787 to revise the Ar…
Government branch responsible for enforcing laws
Articles of Confederation
The first written constitution of the US
Abraham Baldwin
(1754-1807)-Georgia signer of the US Constitution; also a US…
15 terms
Social Studies-SS8H4
Articles of Confederation
Abraham Baldwin
Constitutional Convention of 1787
Georgia constitution of 1777
1st Constitution of the U.S. 1781-1788 (weaknesses-no executi…
Georgia signer of the US Constitution; He was also a US congr…
Meeting in Philadelphia to revise the Articles of Confederati…
Georgia's first state constitution; It established 3 branches…
Articles of Confederation
1st Constitution of the U.S. 1781-1788 (weaknesses-no executi…
Abraham Baldwin
Georgia signer of the US Constitution; He was also a US congr…
12 terms
SOCIAL STUDIES: SS8H1
Paleo
Archaic
Woodland
Mississippian
Least Civilized; used Clovis Points to hunt large animals; No…
Used Atlatl to hunt smaller game; invented pottery; started o…
Created the Bow and Arrow; lived in Permanent Villages called…
Most Civilized; lived in defended Chiefdoms; built Flat-Toppe…
Paleo
Least Civilized; used Clovis Points to hunt large animals; No…
Archaic
Used Atlatl to hunt smaller game; invented pottery; started o…
ss social studies guide
yes men
pharaohs, czars, emperor
referendum
absolute power
hired by the leader and always agrees with their political le…
Ancient time Monarchies for Egypt and Rome etc.
when people vote yes or no in an specific issue.
where the monarch has a tremendous amount of power
yes men
hired by the leader and always agrees with their political le…
pharaohs, czars, emperor
Ancient time Monarchies for Egypt and Rome etc.
14 terms
SOCIAL STUDIES: SS8H1
Paleo
Archaic
Woodland
Mississippian
Least Civilized; used Clovis Points to hunt large animals; No…
Used Atlatl to hunt smaller game; invented pottery; 1st to us…
Created the Bow and Arrow; lived in Permanent Villages called…
Most Civilized; lived in defended Chiefdoms; built Flat-Toppe…
Paleo
Least Civilized; used Clovis Points to hunt large animals; No…
Archaic
Used Atlatl to hunt smaller game; invented pottery; 1st to us…
14 terms
SOCIAL STUDIES: SS8H1
Paleo
Archaic
Woodland
Mississippian
Least Civilized; used Clovis Points to hunt large animals; No…
Used Atlatl to hunt smaller game; invented pottery; 1st to us…
Created the Bow and Arrow; lived in Permanent Villages called…
Most Civilized; lived in defended Chiefdoms; built Flat-Toppe…
Paleo
Least Civilized; used Clovis Points to hunt large animals; No…
Archaic
Used Atlatl to hunt smaller game; invented pottery; 1st to us…
14 terms
Social Studies-SS8H4
Articles of Confederation
Abraham Baldwin
Constitutional convention
Executive branch
The first written constitution of the US
(1754-1807)-Georgia signer of the US Constitution; also a US…
Meeting that took price in Philadelphia from May to September…
Government branch responsible for enforcing laws
Articles of Confederation
The first written constitution of the US
Abraham Baldwin
(1754-1807)-Georgia signer of the US Constitution; also a US…
18 terms
Social Studies- SS8CG1
Bill of Rights
Checks and balances
General election
Georgia state constitution
A list of rights and freedoms found in both the Georgia and U…
A political system that allows one branch of government to be…
An election were the winning candidates of each party's prima…
The document that outlines the rights, rules, regulations, an…
Bill of Rights
A list of rights and freedoms found in both the Georgia and U…
Checks and balances
A political system that allows one branch of government to be…
25 terms
Social Studies-SS8H3
Battle of Kettle Creek
Boston Tea party
Elijah Clarke
Constitution
(February 14, 1779)-small Revolutionary war battle in Georgia…
An act of protest that occurred in Boston, Massachusetts, on…
(1742-1799)-Lieutenant Colonel of patriot forces who led the…
A written document that outlines a country's government
Battle of Kettle Creek
(February 14, 1779)-small Revolutionary war battle in Georgia…
Boston Tea party
An act of protest that occurred in Boston, Massachusetts, on…
25 terms
Social Studies-SS8H3
Battle of Kettle Creek
Boston Tea party
Elijah Clarke
Constitution
(February 14, 1779)-small Revolutionary war battle in Georgia…
An act of protest that occurred in Boston, Massachusetts, on…
(1742-1799)-Lieutenant Colonel of patriot forces who led the…
A written document that outlines a country's government
Battle of Kettle Creek
(February 14, 1779)-small Revolutionary war battle in Georgia…
Boston Tea party
An act of protest that occurred in Boston, Massachusetts, on…
35 terms
SOCIAL STUDIES: SS8H1 Floyd
Paleo
Archaic
Woodland
Mississippian
Least Civilized; used Clovis Points to hunt large animals; No…
Used Atlatl to hunt smaller game; invented pottery; started o…
Created the Bow and Arrow; lived in Permanent Villages called…
Most Civilized; lived in defended Chiefdoms; built Flat-Toppe…
Paleo
Least Civilized; used Clovis Points to hunt large animals; No…
Archaic
Used Atlatl to hunt smaller game; invented pottery; started o…
19 terms
Social Studies-SS8H6
13th amendment
14th amendment
15th amendment
Anaconda plan
(1865)-ended slavery in the United States
(1868)-gave African-Americans United States citizenship
(1870) - gave African-American men the right to vote
Union strategy during the Civil War which incorporated a plan…
13th amendment
(1865)-ended slavery in the United States
14th amendment
(1868)-gave African-Americans United States citizenship
10 terms
social studies ss8h3
button Gwinnett
Elijah Clarke
first continental congress
intolerable acts
Georgia signer of the Declaration of independence; governor o…
patriot leader for the Georgia militia during the revolution;…
delegates from all colonies except Georgia met to discuss pro…
a group of 5 acts issued by the British parliament designed t…
button Gwinnett
Georgia signer of the Declaration of independence; governor o…
Elijah Clarke
patriot leader for the Georgia militia during the revolution;…
16 terms
SOCIAL STUDIES: SS8H1
Paleo
Archaic
Woodland
Mississippian
Least Civilized; used Clovis Points to hunt large animals; No…
Used Atlatl to hunt smaller game; invented pottery; 1st to us…
Created the Bow and Arrow; lived in Permanent Villages called…
Most Civilized; lived in defended Chiefdoms; built Flat-Toppe…
Paleo
Least Civilized; used Clovis Points to hunt large animals; No…
Archaic
Used Atlatl to hunt smaller game; invented pottery; 1st to us…
10 terms
Social studies-SS8H3
French and Indian war
Proclamation of 1763
Stamp Act
Intolerable Acts
The French and British went into war
was issued October 7, 1763, by King George III following Grea…
an act of the British Parliament in 1756
were the American Patriots' term for a series of laws passed…
French and Indian war
The French and British went into war
Proclamation of 1763
was issued October 7, 1763, by King George III following Grea…
23 terms
Social Studies-SS8H2
Battle of Bloody Marsh
Buffer Colony
Charity
Charter of 1732
(July 7, 1742)-The decisive battle during the War of Jenkins…
1 of 3 reasons for Georgia's founding; colony was to serve as…
1 of 3 reasons for George's founding. James Oglethorpe and th…
The document that formally established the colony of Georgia;…
Battle of Bloody Marsh
(July 7, 1742)-The decisive battle during the War of Jenkins…
Buffer Colony
1 of 3 reasons for Georgia's founding; colony was to serve as…
20 terms
Social Studies- SS8CG1
Bill of Rights
Checks and balances
General election
Georgia state constitution
A list of rights and freedoms found in both the Georgia and U…
A political system that allows one branch of government to be…
An election were the winning candidates of each party's prima…
The document that outlines the rights, rules, regulations, an…
Bill of Rights
A list of rights and freedoms found in both the Georgia and U…
Checks and balances
A political system that allows one branch of government to be…
27 terms
SS(SOCIAL STUDIES)
what direction is the nile flowing?
Silt
Delta
lower egypt
south to north
is a mixture of tiny bits of soil and rock
is a very fertile, flat land made of silt left behind as a ri…
ia north because it's grounds are lower than upper Egypt whic…
what direction is the nile flowing?
south to north
Silt
is a mixture of tiny bits of soil and rock
10 terms
SS8H4 vocabulary: Social Studies
Georgia constitution of 1777
Article of confederation
Constitutional convention of 1787
Abraham Baldwin
This document provided a framework for the transition from co…
the original constitution of the US, ratified in 1781, which…
The gathering that drafted the Constitution of the United Sta…
The founder of the University of Georgia and a delegate to th…
Georgia constitution of 1777
This document provided a framework for the transition from co…
Article of confederation
the original constitution of the US, ratified in 1781, which…
Social Studies SS07206
Agricultural revolution (or Neolithic…
agrarian
CE Common Era
The Great Thaw
A turning point that began about 10,000 years ago when humans…
A type of society or culture based around farming and raising…
An alternative and non- religious method of the notation to t…
An event that happened about 10,000 years ago when the Earth'…
Agricultural revolution (or Neolithic…
A turning point that began about 10,000 years ago when humans…
agrarian
A type of society or culture based around farming and raising…
30 terms
SS- Basic tools of social studies
history
parallel
latitude
anthropologist
the study of people and events from the past
another name for latitude
imaginary parallel lines that run around Earth in an east-wes…
a scientist who studies the past by looking at how people hav…
history
the study of people and events from the past
parallel
another name for latitude
20 terms
Social Studies-SS8H5
Baptist Church
Camp meetings
Circuit riders
Head right system
One of the major protestant dominations in Georgia; grew rapi…
Religious and social gatherings used by the Methodist and Bap…
Methodist ministers who traveled from town to town to preach;…
Land allocation approach that provided the head of a family u…
Baptist Church
One of the major protestant dominations in Georgia; grew rapi…
Camp meetings
Religious and social gatherings used by the Methodist and Bap…
16 terms
SOCIAL STUDIES: SS8H1 set 2
Paleo
Archaic
Woodland
Mississippian
Least Civilized; used Clovis Points to hunt large animals; No…
Used Atlatl to hunt smaller game; invented pottery; 1st to us…
Created the Bow and Arrow; lived in Permanent Villages called…
Most Civilized; lived in defended Chiefdoms; built Flat-Toppe…
Paleo
Least Civilized; used Clovis Points to hunt large animals; No…
Archaic
Used Atlatl to hunt smaller game; invented pottery; 1st to us…
14 terms
Social Studies Chapter 1 Vocabulary (Part 1 of SS Test)
Dust Bowl
aqueduct
desert
refinery
an area of the Great Plains devastated by droughts and dust s…
a pipe that carries water to cities and farms
dry lands where little rain falls
a factor where crude oil is separated into different parts
Dust Bowl
an area of the Great Plains devastated by droughts and dust s…
aqueduct
a pipe that carries water to cities and farms
20 terms
ss social studies
polis
aristocracy
oligarchy
direct democracy
Greek word for "city-state"
hereditary class of rulers
A government ruled by a few powerful people
Government in which citizens vote on laws and select official…
polis
Greek word for "city-state"
aristocracy
hereditary class of rulers
36 terms
Social Studies-SS8H5
Baptist Church
Battle of Horse Shoe Bend
Camp meetings
Circuit riders
One of the major protestant dominations in Georgia; grew rapi…
(March 27, 1814)-Battle between the US and it's Indian allies…
Religious and social gatherings used by the Methodist and Bap…
Methodist ministers who traveled from town to town to preach;…
Baptist Church
One of the major protestant dominations in Georgia; grew rapi…
Battle of Horse Shoe Bend
(March 27, 1814)-Battle between the US and it's Indian allies…
34 terms
SS Unit 2 social studies
Geography Representation
Map
Tsunami
Thematic or special purpose maps
A description or portrayal of earth or parts of earth
A visual representation of an area
Tsunami
A map made to reflect particular info about a geographic area
Geography Representation
A description or portrayal of earth or parts of earth
Map
A visual representation of an area
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