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Social Studies Unit 8 Vocabulary
immigrant
overland
terrain
pioneer
a person who comes to a country from another country
a route across land
the physical characteristics of an area of land
an early settler of a region
immigrant
a person who comes to a country from another country
overland
a route across land
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social studies unit 8
persecution
gold rush
entrepreneur
discrimination
poor treatment of a person or group based on their religions.
The quick movement of people to place where gold has been dis…
Someone who takes a risk to start
unfair treatment
persecution
poor treatment of a person or group based on their religions.
gold rush
The quick movement of people to place where gold has been dis…
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Unit 8 social Studies
League of Nations
muckracker
progressive
reform
an organization formed in 1920 by the Allied Powers of World…
a newspaper writer who pointed out the misbehavior of public…
making use of new and creative ideas for change.
a change to improve the lives of many people.
League of Nations
an organization formed in 1920 by the Allied Powers of World…
muckracker
a newspaper writer who pointed out the misbehavior of public…
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social studies unit 8
Clovis
pepin 2
Charles martel
pepin 3
leader of the Frank's
made his position hereditary
won the battle of tours started feudalism
became king of France and gave Papal States to the pope
Clovis
leader of the Frank's
pepin 2
made his position hereditary
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Social Studies - Unit 8 Midwest Region
America's Breadbasket
America's Heartland
St. Louis, Missouri
frontier
Midwestern farmers raise large amounts of grain
Midwest is at the center of the USA; center for farming and i…
*the Gateway to the West... *settlement of the West and Midwest…
the beginning of unexplored land
America's Breadbasket
Midwestern farmers raise large amounts of grain
America's Heartland
Midwest is at the center of the USA; center for farming and i…
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Social Studies Unit 8
progressives
muckraker
isthumus
World War I
reformers who wanted to improve government
writers and journalists who exposed shameful conditions in bu…
narrow strip of land that connects two larger areas
War between the Allies and the Central Powers that lasted fro…
progressives
reformers who wanted to improve government
muckraker
writers and journalists who exposed shameful conditions in bu…
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Social Studies Unit 8
What country became independent from S…
Explain the history of Texas, from 182…
Describe the Battle of the Alamo, in d…
In 1836, after the Battle of San Jacin…
Mexico
In 1821, Mexico became independent from Spain. American Steph…
At the battle of the Alamo, in San Antonio, 183 Americans hel…
Texas became an independent country.
What country became independent from S…
Mexico
Explain the history of Texas, from 182…
In 1821, Mexico became independent from Spain. American Steph…
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Social Studies Unit 8
Nationalism
Mobilize
Trench Warfare
U-Boat
Pride for your country
Prepare for war
Frontline war fought in trenches
German Submarine (They were sinking merchant ships)
Nationalism
Pride for your country
Mobilize
Prepare for war
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Social Studies Unit 8
People transported heavy goods on cana…
Which of the following reasons made it…
One of Lewis and Clark's goals was ___…
What caused the most deaths among pion…
flatboats
crossing rivers and mountains
to find a water route to the Pacific Ocean
illness
People transported heavy goods on cana…
flatboats
Which of the following reasons made it…
crossing rivers and mountains
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Unit 8 social studies vocabulary
Social Darwinism
Suffragists
Muckrakers
Initiative
Uses the theory of natural selection, adopted by Charles Darw…
The right to vote, especially in a political election.
To search out and publicly expose real or alleged corruptions…
citizens draft a law then vote on it if enough signatures are…
Social Darwinism
Uses the theory of natural selection, adopted by Charles Darw…
Suffragists
The right to vote, especially in a political election.
Social Studies vocabulary unit 8
amendment
federalism
freedmen
martial law
a change made to a law, bill or document, in this case the US…
power is distributed between a national government and the st…
a person who has been freed from slavery
rule by an army instead of the usual civil authorities
amendment
a change made to a law, bill or document, in this case the US…
federalism
power is distributed between a national government and the st…
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Social Studies Unit 8
Immigrant
overland
terrain
pioneer
a person who comes to a country where they were not born in o…
a route across land
the physical characteristics of an area of land
an early settler of a region
Immigrant
a person who comes to a country where they were not born in o…
overland
a route across land
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Unit 8 - Social Studies 11 - Interwar Years
"Riding the Rails"
"Roaring Twenties"
Autonomy (term)
Autonomy (significant events in Canadi…
-slang: people riding on trains without paying the fees in or…
-slang: the period of sustained economic prosperity with a di…
-the power to govern oneself and make one's own decisions ... -t…
-Canada becomes independent from Britain.... Significant events…
"Riding the Rails"
-slang: people riding on trains without paying the fees in or…
"Roaring Twenties"
-slang: the period of sustained economic prosperity with a di…
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Social studies unit 8
North west passage
Fur trade
Tobacco
Separatists
France had been searching for a route to the Indies
Instead of the northwest passage they began the
The cash crop that saved Jamestown
The pilgrims were part of this religion
North west passage
France had been searching for a route to the Indies
Fur trade
Instead of the northwest passage they began the
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Social studies Unit 8
Apartheid
Pan-Africanism
Nelson Mandela
Jawaharlal Nehru
A rigid-policy of segregation of the non white population in…
To unite all African countries politically
South African black anti-apartheid activist; president of sou…
Hindu political leader in India: first prime minister of the…
Apartheid
A rigid-policy of segregation of the non white population in…
Pan-Africanism
To unite all African countries politically
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unit 8 social studies
Delta
Pharaoh
Dynasty
Nobles
a triangle shaped area of fertile land located at the end of…
the title used by the rulers of Egypt
a series of rulers from the same family
people in the upper class who came from rich or powerful fami…
Delta
a triangle shaped area of fertile land located at the end of…
Pharaoh
the title used by the rulers of Egypt
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unit 8 social studies
delta
pharaoh
dynasty
nobles
A landform made of sediment that is deposited where a river f…
A ruler of ancient Egypt
A series of rulers from the same family
people from rich and powerful families
delta
A landform made of sediment that is deposited where a river f…
pharaoh
A ruler of ancient Egypt
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Social Studies Unit 8
republic
legion
patrition
plebeian
Form of government in which a leader is not a king or queen,…
Smaller unit of Roman army made of about 6,000 soilders
Wealthy landowner and member of the running class in ancient…
Member of the common people in ancient Rome
republic
Form of government in which a leader is not a king or queen,…
legion
Smaller unit of Roman army made of about 6,000 soilders
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Unit 8 social studies
Great Depression
Buying on margin
Long March
Fascism
A time in the u.s when the market crashed had a unemployment…
Getting money from the bank, the bank gets money from other p…
Communist walking retreat also gaining supporters
Government controls everything economy food
Great Depression
A time in the u.s when the market crashed had a unemployment…
Buying on margin
Getting money from the bank, the bank gets money from other p…
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Unit 8 Social Studies Vocabulary
Cotton gin
interchangeable parts
steamboat
mechanical reaper
Invented by Eli Whitney, it separated the cotton from the seeds
Identical pieces that could be assembled quickly by unskilled…
A boat that moves by the power of a steam engine, made it eas…
McCormick's invention that vastly increased the productivity…
Cotton gin
Invented by Eli Whitney, it separated the cotton from the seeds
interchangeable parts
Identical pieces that could be assembled quickly by unskilled…
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World Studies Unit8
appeasement
neutrality acts
axis powers
nazi soviet pact
giving into aggressor to keep peace
passed by US to not involve US in WWII
Germany Italy Japan
agree not to fight with eachother
appeasement
giving into aggressor to keep peace
neutrality acts
passed by US to not involve US in WWII
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Social Studies Unit 8
obsidian
slash and burn agriculture
quetzal
drought
natural volcanic glass
a farming method in which trees and other plants on a plot of…
a colorful tropical bird
prolonged period of little or no rain
obsidian
natural volcanic glass
slash and burn agriculture
a farming method in which trees and other plants on a plot of…
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social studies unit 8
industrial revolution
cotton gin
factory system
interchangeable parts
process by which machines replaced hand tools and new sources…
invention of Eli Whitney's sped up the cleaning of cotton fib…
method of producing goods that brings workers and machines to…
identical parts of a tool or instrument that are made by mach…
industrial revolution
process by which machines replaced hand tools and new sources…
cotton gin
invention of Eli Whitney's sped up the cleaning of cotton fib…
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Social Studies Unit 8
Buddhism Followers worldwide
Christianity Followers worldwide
Hinduism Followers worldwide
Islam Followers Worldwide
379 million
2.1 Billion
860 million
1.3 billion
Buddhism Followers worldwide
379 million
Christianity Followers worldwide
2.1 Billion
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Social Studies Alive! Unit 8 Vocabulary
feedlot
fertile
frontier
livestock
an area of a building where livestock are kept while being fa…
soil that is able to produce good crops
the beginning of unexplored land
animals that are raised on farms, such as cattle, hogs, and c…
feedlot
an area of a building where livestock are kept while being fa…
fertile
soil that is able to produce good crops
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Unit 8 social studies
A license to make, use, or sell a new…
The need or want for a product or serv…
Cloth
Identical copies of parts made by mach…
Patents
Demand
Textiles
Interchangeable parts
A license to make, use, or sell a new…
Patents
The need or want for a product or serv…
Demand
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Social Studies Unit 8
government
constituition
limited government
unlimited government
group of people who have the power to make and enforce laws f…
system of basic rules and principles by which a government is…
government structure in which government actions are limited…
government structure in which there are no effective limits o…
government
group of people who have the power to make and enforce laws f…
constituition
system of basic rules and principles by which a government is…
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Unit 8 Social Studies
The Larger States
• System used to elect the President,…
2
It depends on the population of the st…
What states favored the Virginia Plan?
Why was the Electoral College created?
How many Senators does each state have?
How many Representatives from the House of Representatives do…
The Larger States
What states favored the Virginia Plan?
• System used to elect the President,…
Why was the Electoral College created?
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Unit 8 vocab Social studies
Eurasia
Topography
Middle Ages
Medieval
The large landmass that includes both Europe and Asia
Refers to the shape and elevation of land in a region.
a period that lasted from about 500 to about
Another name for the middle ages
Eurasia
The large landmass that includes both Europe and Asia
Topography
Refers to the shape and elevation of land in a region.
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Social studies unit 8
Lincolns plan for reconstruction
Johnsons plan for reconstruction
13th amendment
14th amendment
Leniant... 1.) forgave the souths offense ... 2.) call for 10% alle…
1.) far more generous to the south... 2.) did not require 10% of…
Abolished slavery
African Americans are citizens
Lincolns plan for reconstruction
Leniant... 1.) forgave the souths offense ... 2.) call for 10% alle…
Johnsons plan for reconstruction
1.) far more generous to the south... 2.) did not require 10% of…
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Social Studies Unit 8
Describe Beccaria's Ideas on enlighten…
Describe Voltaire's ideas on enlighten…
Describe Montesquieu's ideas on enligh…
Describe Locke's ideas on enlightenment
Stressed importance of accused--fair punishment-- Argued that…
-Believed in reforming society in name of human happiness and…
-Divided power among 3 branches... (Judicial, legislative, execu…
-Constitutional Monarchy... -Protect the people's natural rights…
Describe Beccaria's Ideas on enlighten…
Stressed importance of accused--fair punishment-- Argued that…
Describe Voltaire's ideas on enlighten…
-Believed in reforming society in name of human happiness and…
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Unit 8 Social Studies
China GDP
Hong Kong GDP
Ching LR
Hong Kong LR
12,900
55,200
98&96
97&90
China GDP
12,900
Hong Kong GDP
55,200
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Social studies unit 8
Populism
Progressive
Prohibition
Ratify
A us political movement that sought to represent interest of…
Promoting or favoring progress toward better conditions or ne…
Ten period during which the 18th amendment forbidding the man…
To approve
Populism
A us political movement that sought to represent interest of…
Progressive
Promoting or favoring progress toward better conditions or ne…
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Social Studies Unit 8
Industrial Relvolution
Cotton Gin
Factory System
Interchangeable Parts
Process by which machines replaced hand tools, and new source…
Invention of Eli Whitney's that sped up the cleaning of cotto…
Method of producing goods that brings workers and machines to…
Identical parts of a tool or instrument that are made by mach…
Industrial Relvolution
Process by which machines replaced hand tools, and new source…
Cotton Gin
Invention of Eli Whitney's that sped up the cleaning of cotto…
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Unit 8 social studies
Loess
Dike
Oracle bones
Pictograph
A dust like material that can form soil
Wall to hold back water
Animal bone or she'll carved with written characters that was…
A picture that represents a word or idea
Loess
A dust like material that can form soil
Dike
Wall to hold back water
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Social Studies Unit 8
Republic
Dictatorship
Habeas Corpus
Union
a government in which citizens rule themselves through electe…
a government in which one person or a small group of people h…
no person may be held in prison without being charged with a…
a number of people, states joined together for a common purpose
Republic
a government in which citizens rule themselves through electe…
Dictatorship
a government in which one person or a small group of people h…
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unit 8 social studies
Communism
Strike
Bolshevik
Gulags
An economic system in which businesses are owned an controlle…
A period of time when employees stop working until specific d…
Russian political party that stood for communism
Forced labor camps citizens were sent to in efforts to create…
Communism
An economic system in which businesses are owned an controlle…
Strike
A period of time when employees stop working until specific d…
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social studies unit 8
William Jennings Bryan
Theodore Roosevelt
Socialism
Booker T. Washington
United States lawyer and politician who advocated free silver…
1858-1919. 26th President. Increased size of Navy, "Great Whi…
A theory or system of social organization that advocates the…
Prominent black American, born into slavery, who believed tha…
William Jennings Bryan
United States lawyer and politician who advocated free silver…
Theodore Roosevelt
1858-1919. 26th President. Increased size of Navy, "Great Whi…
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Social Studies Unit 8
Civil War
Secession
Sectionalism
Free Soilers
A war between two different groups of citizens of the same co…
Extreme loyalty to one's section or region of a country.
Formally breaking away from an organization.
Political party that formed during the pre-civil war era that…
Civil War
A war between two different groups of citizens of the same co…
Secession
Extreme loyalty to one's section or region of a country.
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Social Studies Unit 8
sectionalism
import
nullity
secession
devoted to the interest of a particular region
products brought in from foreign countries
take away the value roll back or strike down
to leave or withdrawl from
sectionalism
devoted to the interest of a particular region
import
products brought in from foreign countries
social studies unit 8
subcontinent
monsoon
jute
cottage industry
large landmass that is part of another continent but distinct…
seasonal wind that blows over a continent for months at a time
plant fiber used for making rope, burlap bags, and carpet bac…
home or village based industry where families supply their ow…
subcontinent
large landmass that is part of another continent but distinct…
monsoon
seasonal wind that blows over a continent for months at a time
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Social Studies Unit 8
Causes of Great Depression
Effects of Great Depression
Human costs
Herbert Hoover
dust bowl, overproduction, bank failures, buying stocks on ma…
Hoovervilles, unemployment, families separated, new deal, pov…
families were separated, high unemployment, Hoovervilles, ban…
President when stock market crashed and the Great Depression…
Causes of Great Depression
dust bowl, overproduction, bank failures, buying stocks on ma…
Effects of Great Depression
Hoovervilles, unemployment, families separated, new deal, pov…
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Social Studies Unit 8
George Washington
Second Continental Congress
Bunker Hill
Olive Branch Petition
Selected to command the army besieging Boston by the 2nd Cont…
Did not want independence at first, just wanted to keep fight…
Americans captured it and won (messily); got supplies
(Dickinson) A way to assure the king that the colonies didn't…
George Washington
Selected to command the army besieging Boston by the 2nd Cont…
Second Continental Congress
Did not want independence at first, just wanted to keep fight…
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unit 8 social studies
herbert hoover
adolf hitler
F.D.R
benitio mussolini
very bad U.S. leader that did nothing to stop the great depre…
promised to make things better for the german people
replaced herbert hoover and created the new deal.
promised to fix italys economic problems
herbert hoover
very bad U.S. leader that did nothing to stop the great depre…
adolf hitler
promised to make things better for the german people
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Social Studies: Unit 8
Exodus
Ten Commandments
Diaspora
Abraham
Moses led his people out of Egypt in a journey
A code of moral laws
The scattering of the Jews outside of Israel and Judah the Di…
Biblical figure, according to the Bible, God led Abraham to C…
Exodus
Moses led his people out of Egypt in a journey
Ten Commandments
A code of moral laws
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Social Studies Unit 8
pharaoh
authority
Hatshepsut
Ramses II
a ruler of ancient Egypt
government or controlling power]
the first woman pharaoh of ancient Egypt. promoted Egyptian t…
an ancient Egyptian pharaoh, known as "Ramses the Great"; ski…
pharaoh
a ruler of ancient Egypt
authority
government or controlling power]
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unit 8 social studies
1. Corporation
2. Monopoly
3. Trust
4. Urbanization
A business owned by shareholders—investors who buy part of th…
Business that gains control of an industry by eliminating oth…
A legal body created to hold stock in many companies, often w…
Growth of cities resulting from industrialization
1. Corporation
A business owned by shareholders—investors who buy part of th…
2. Monopoly
Business that gains control of an industry by eliminating oth…
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Social Studies Unit 8
Civil War
Sectionalism
Secession
Free Soilers
A war between two different groups of citizens of the same co…
Extreme loyalty to one's section or region of a country.
The act of seceding or formally breaking away from an organiz…
Political party that formed during the pre-civil war era that…
Civil War
A war between two different groups of citizens of the same co…
Sectionalism
Extreme loyalty to one's section or region of a country.
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Social Studies (Unit 8)
Inaugurate
Federal Judiciary Act
Cabinet
Tariff
To swear in or induct into office in a formal ceremony
A law passed in 1913 that 'created, the nation's banking syst…
A group of department heads who serve as the president's chie…
A taxon on imported goods
Inaugurate
To swear in or induct into office in a formal ceremony
Federal Judiciary Act
A law passed in 1913 that 'created, the nation's banking syst…
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Unit 8 Social Studies
Corrupt Bargain
Spoils System
Bank of the U.S.
Indian Removal Act
When Andrew Jackson was elected president, Henry Clay, speake…
replacing federal employees to rotate to avoid "funny business"
Jackson believed that this was just a way for people to get r…
forcing Indians out of their tribes because the US bought tha…
Corrupt Bargain
When Andrew Jackson was elected president, Henry Clay, speake…
Spoils System
replacing federal employees to rotate to avoid "funny business"
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