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Harcourt Social Studies-5th-Unit 4 Chapter 8 Lesson 4
checks and balances
union
popular sovereignty
democracy
a system that keeps each branch of government from becoming t…
an alliance that works to reach common goals
the idea that government gets its power from the people
a form of government in which the people rule and are free to…
checks and balances
a system that keeps each branch of government from becoming t…
union
an alliance that works to reach common goals
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Harcourt Social Studies-5th-Unit 4 Chapter 8 Lesson 2
separation of powers
legislative branch
executive branch
electoral college
the division of powers among the three branches of the nation…
the branch of government that makes the laws
the branch of government that has the power to enforce the laws
a group chosen by citizens to vote for the President
separation of powers
the division of powers among the three branches of the nation…
legislative branch
the branch of government that makes the laws
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Harcourt Social Studies Grade 4 Chapter 8
Prairie
Tornado
Drought
Self-sufficient
an area of flat or rolling land covered mostrly with wildflow…
a funnel-shaped, spinning wind storm, sometimes called a cycl…
a long time with little or no rain
able to do everything for oneself, with no hlep from other pe…
Prairie
an area of flat or rolling land covered mostrly with wildflow…
Tornado
a funnel-shaped, spinning wind storm, sometimes called a cycl…
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Harcourt Social Studies-5th-Unit 4 Chapter 8 Lesson 2
separation of powers
legislative branch
executive branch
electoral college
the division of powers among the three branches of the nation…
the branch of government that makes the laws
the branch of government that has the power to enforce the laws
a group chosen by citizens to vote for the President
separation of powers
the division of powers among the three branches of the nation…
legislative branch
the branch of government that makes the laws
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Harcourt Social Studies Grade 4 Chapter 8
Prairie
Tornado
Drought
Ore
an area of flat or rolling land covered mostrly with wildflow…
a funnel-shaped, spinning wind storm, sometimes called a cycl…
a long time with little or no rain
rock hat contains enough of one or more kinds of mineras to b…
Prairie
an area of flat or rolling land covered mostrly with wildflow…
Tornado
a funnel-shaped, spinning wind storm, sometimes called a cycl…
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Harcourt Social Studies Grade 4 Chapter 4 Lesson 4
demand
supply
ally
proprietary colony
a need or a desire for a good or service by people willing to…
an amount of a good that is offered for sale
a partner
a colony owned and ruled by one person who was chosen by a ki…
demand
a need or a desire for a good or service by people willing to…
supply
an amount of a good that is offered for sale
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Harcourt Social Studies Grade 5 Chapter 4 Lesson 4
demand
supply
ally
proprietary colony
a need or a desire for a good or service by people willing to…
an amount of a good that is offered for sale
a partner
a colony owned and ruled by one person who was chosen by a ki…
demand
a need or a desire for a good or service by people willing to…
supply
an amount of a good that is offered for sale
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Harcourt Horizons 6th Grade Social Studies Chapter 1,Lesson 4
population distribution
environment
irrigation
desertification
how population is spread out in an area
Surroundings
The use of connected ditches,canals,or pipes to move water to…
The process by which fertile land becomes desert,typically as…
population distribution
how population is spread out in an area
environment
Surroundings
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Harcourt Social Studies Grade 5 Chapter 4 Lesson 4
demand
supply
ally
proprietary colony
a need or a desire for a good or service by people willing to…
an amount of a good that is offered for sale
a partner
a colony owned and ruled by one person who was chosen by a ki…
demand
a need or a desire for a good or service by people willing to…
supply
an amount of a good that is offered for sale
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Harcourt Social Studies Grade 5 Chapter 4 Lesson 4
demand
supply
ally
proprietary colony
a need or a desire for a good or service by people willing to…
an amount of a good that is offered for sale
a partner
a colony owned and ruled by one person who was chosen by a ki…
demand
a need or a desire for a good or service by people willing to…
supply
an amount of a good that is offered for sale
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Harcourt Social Studies Grade 4 Unit 4 Chapter 8 Lessons 1-4
alliance/ally
proclamation
treaty
Parliament
a formal agreement among groups or individuals
a formal agreement
an agreement between countries about peace, trade or other ma…
the lawmaking branch of British government
alliance/ally
a formal agreement among groups or individuals
proclamation
a formal agreement
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Harcourt Social Studies Grade 5 Chapter 4 Lesson 4
demand
supply
ally
proprietary colony
a need or a desire for a good or service by people willing to…
an amount of a good that is offered for sale
a partner
a colony owned and ruled by one person who was chosen by a ki…
demand
a need or a desire for a good or service by people willing to…
supply
an amount of a good that is offered for sale
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Harcourt Social Studies- 5th- Unit 2 Chapter 4 Lesson 2
raw material
stock
cash crop
profit
a resource that can be used to make a product
part ownership in a business
a crop that people grow to sell
the money left over after all costs have been paid
raw material
a resource that can be used to make a product
stock
part ownership in a business
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Social Studies - Chapter 8 Lesson 4 Vocabulary
parable
messiah
Christianity
Crusifixion
a story that illustrates a moral or religious lesson; Jesus u…
the promised and expected savior of the Jewish people.... A savi…
the religion based on the life and teachings of Jesus Christ
form of execution during Roman time; Jesus was nailed to a cr…
parable
a story that illustrates a moral or religious lesson; Jesus u…
messiah
the promised and expected savior of the Jewish people.... A savi…
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Social Studies: Chapter 8 Lesson 4 Vocabulary
Epicureanism
Stoicism
Circumference
Plane Geometry
The philosophy of Epicurus, stating that the purpose of life…
The philosophy of Stoics who believed that people should not…
The outer border of a circle; the measurement of that border.
A branch of mathematics centered around measurement and relat…
Epicureanism
The philosophy of Epicurus, stating that the purpose of life…
Stoicism
The philosophy of Stoics who believed that people should not…
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Harcourt Reflections California Series 5th Grade Social Studies Unit 2/Chapter 3 - Lesson 4
Northwest Passage
mutiny
King Francis I
Holland
the waterway between Europe and Asia
rebellion
The French King who sent Verrazano and 10 years later Jacques…
country in Europe ruled by the Dutch
Northwest Passage
the waterway between Europe and Asia
mutiny
rebellion
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Social Studies Chapter 8 Lesson 4
strategy
traitor
surrender
The British thought that southern Loya…
a plan of action for fighting a war
someone who is not loyal to his or her country; betrayer
to give up to another in a battle or war
Why did the British change their strategy and invade the South?
strategy
a plan of action for fighting a war
traitor
someone who is not loyal to his or her country; betrayer
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Harcourt Social Studies Grade 5 Chapter 4 Lesson 3
pilgrim
compact
self-government
majority rule
a person who makes a journey for religious reasons
an agreement
a system of government in which people make their own laws
the political idea that the majority of an organized group sh…
pilgrim
a person who makes a journey for religious reasons
compact
an agreement
HARCOURT SOCIAL STUDIES 6TH GRADE CHAPTER 1 LESSON 3 VOCABULARY
Land use
Technology
Crossroads
Rural areas
The way most of the land in a place is used.
The use of scientific knowledge and tools.
A place that where roads or railroads crossed.
The countryside.
Land use
The way most of the land in a place is used.
Technology
The use of scientific knowledge and tools.
Harcourt Social Studies- 5th- Unit 2 Chapter 4 Lesson 2
raw material
stock
cash crop
profit
a resource that can be used to make a product
part ownership in a business
a crop that people grow to sell
the money left over after all costs have been paid
raw material
a resource that can be used to make a product
stock
part ownership in a business
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Harcourt Social Studies Grade 5 Chapter 4 Lesson 1
colony
plantation
slavery
borderlands
a land ruled by another country
a large farm
the practice of holding people against their will and making…
areas of land on or near the borders between countries, colon…
colony
a land ruled by another country
plantation
a large farm
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Harcourt Social Studies Grade 5 Chapter 4 Lesson 1
colony
plantation
slavery
borderlands
a land ruled by another country
a large farm
the practice of holding people against their will and making…
areas of land on or near the borders between countries, colon…
colony
a land ruled by another country
plantation
a large farm
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Harcourt Social Studies Grade 5 Chapter 4 Lesson 2
raw material
stock
cash crop
profit
a resource that can be used to make a product
part ownership in a business
a crop that people grow to sell
the money left over after all costs have been paid
raw material
a resource that can be used to make a product
stock
part ownership in a business
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Harcourt Social Studies Grade 5 Chapter 4 Lesson 3
pilgrim
compact
self-government
majority rule
a person who makes a journey for religious reasons
an agreement
a system of government in which people make their own laws
the political idea that the majority of an organized group sh…
pilgrim
a person who makes a journey for religious reasons
compact
an agreement
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Social Studies: Chapter 8, Lesson 4
checks and balences
union
popular sovereignty
democracy
a system that keeps each branch of government from becoming t…
an alliance that works to reach common goals
the idea that government gets its power from people
a form of government in which the people rule and are free to…
checks and balences
a system that keeps each branch of government from becoming t…
union
an alliance that works to reach common goals
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Harcourt Social Studies Grade 5 Chapter 4 Lesson 2
raw material
stock
cash crop
profit
a resource that can be used to make a product
part ownership in a business
a crop that people grow to sell
the money left over after all costs have been paid
raw material
a resource that can be used to make a product
stock
part ownership in a business
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Harcourt Social Studies- 5th- Unit 2 Chapter 4 Lesson 2
raw material
stock
cash crop
profit
a resource that can be used to make a product
part ownership in a business
a crop that people grow to sell
the money left over after all costs have been paid
raw material
a resource that can be used to make a product
stock
part ownership in a business
16 terms
Harcourt Social Studies Grade 5 Chapter 4 Lesson 2
raw material
stock
cash crop
profit
a resource that can be used to make a product
part ownership in a business
a crop that people grow to sell
the money left over after all costs have been paid
raw material
a resource that can be used to make a product
stock
part ownership in a business
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Harcourt Social Studies Grade 5 Chapter 4 Lesson 1
colony
plantation
slavery
borderlands
a land ruled by another country
a large farm
the practice of holding people against their will and making…
areas of land on or near the borders between countries, colon…
colony
a land ruled by another country
plantation
a large farm
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Harcourt Social Studies-States and Regions, Chapter 1, Lessons 3 & 4
wind, precipitation, temperature
natural resource
industry
minerals
three features to describe weather
something found in nature that people can use for various pur…
all the businesses that make one kind of product or provide o…
natural substances found in rock
wind, precipitation, temperature
three features to describe weather
natural resource
something found in nature that people can use for various pur…
Harcourt Social Studies- 5th- Unit 2 Chapter 4 Lesson 2
raw material
stock
cash crop
profit
a resource that can be used to make a product
part ownership in a business
a crop that people grow to sell
the money left over after all costs have been paid
raw material
a resource that can be used to make a product
stock
part ownership in a business
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Chapter 8~Lesson 4(social studies)
The kingdom of the Ostrogoths in (blan…
Clovis established the (blank) Kingdom…
The Germanic culture emphasized (blank…
Germanic law punished murder with a fi…
Italy... Spain... Roman
Frankish... France... Germany
Family... Protection
Wergild
The kingdom of the Ostrogoths in (blan…
Italy... Spain... Roman
Clovis established the (blank) Kingdom…
Frankish... France... Germany
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Harcourt Social Studies Grade 5 Chapter 4 Lesson 3
pilgrim
compact
self-government
majority rule
a person who makes a journey for religious reasons
an agreement
a system of government in which people make their own laws
the political idea that the majority of an organized group sh…
pilgrim
a person who makes a journey for religious reasons
compact
an agreement
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harcourt social studies grade 5 chapter 2 lessons 3&4
lodge
sod
scarce
tepee
a large round earthen house used by Central Plains Native Ame…
a layer of soil held together by the roots of grasses
in short supply
a cone-shaped tent made from wooden poles and buffalo skins
lodge
a large round earthen house used by Central Plains Native Ame…
sod
a layer of soil held together by the roots of grasses
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Social studies harcourt horizons ...chapter 4 lessons 4 and 5
English settlements at Roanoke failed
King James I
1607
3 reasons Jamestown was a poor choice…
The idea of settling an English colony in North America lived…
Gave permission for merchants to organize the Virginia compan…
Jamestown established by England
1. Wetland with Mosquitos, low land... 2. Water and wells were f…
English settlements at Roanoke failed
The idea of settling an English colony in North America lived…
King James I
Gave permission for merchants to organize the Virginia compan…
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Social Studies Chapter 8 - lesson 4
self-evident
endowed
unalienable
liberty
clearly true; requires no explanation
provide naturally by God
impossible to take away
a condition where people can act and speak freely
self-evident
clearly true; requires no explanation
endowed
provide naturally by God
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Harcourt Social Studies Grade 5 Chapter 4 Lesson 1
colony
plantation
slavery
borderlands
a land ruled by another country
a large farm
the practice of holding people against their will and making…
areas of land on or near the borders between countries, colon…
colony
a land ruled by another country
plantation
a large farm
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Social Studies - Chapter 8 - Lesson 4
Common Market
Post War
Euro
Specialize
A union formed to improve trade and encourage the economic gr…
After a war; a time reference used most often for the period…
The currency of the European Union.
To work at only one kind of job.
Common Market
A union formed to improve trade and encourage the economic gr…
Post War
After a war; a time reference used most often for the period…
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Harcourt Social Studies Grade 5 Chapter 4 Lesson 3
pilgrim
compact
self-government
majority rule
a person who makes a journey for religious reasons
an agreement
a system of government in which people make their own laws
the political idea that the majority of an organized group sh…
pilgrim
a person who makes a journey for religious reasons
compact
an agreement
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4th Grade Harcourt Social Studies Unit 1 Lesson 4
minerals
natural resource
renewable
groundwater
natural substances found in rock
found in nature such as water, soil, and trees
resources that can be replaced
water that sinks beneath the Earth's surface
minerals
natural substances found in rock
natural resource
found in nature such as water, soil, and trees
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social studies - Chapter 8, lesson 4
Philadelphia
May 10, 1775
They formed an army.
Where did the second Continental Congress meet?
When did the second Continental Congress meet?
What was the first step the second Continental Congress took?
Philadelphia
Where did the second Continental Congress meet?
May 10, 1775
When did the second Continental Congress meet?
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Harcourt social studies chapters 8-9 unit 4
prairie
tornado
drought
ore
an area of flat or rolling land covered mostly with grasses a…
a funnel-shaped, spinning windstorm.
a long period of little or no rain.
rock that has one or more kinds of minerals.
prairie
an area of flat or rolling land covered mostly with grasses a…
tornado
a funnel-shaped, spinning windstorm.
Social Studies Chapter 8 Lesson 4
Appolonius
Menander
Epicurus
Zeno
wrote Argonautica ( a poem that tells a story of Jason and hi…
Lived from 343BC to 291 BC, is considered the most important…
Founded the philosophy of Epicureanism, taught his students t…
Developed the philosophy of Stoicism. Did not money to rent a…
Appolonius
wrote Argonautica ( a poem that tells a story of Jason and hi…
Menander
Lived from 343BC to 291 BC, is considered the most important…
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Social Studies chapter 8 lesson 4
What Congress met after the fighting a…
What group differed from a militia bec…
To supply the Continental Army, what d…
This was written to ask Britain's King…
Second Continental Congress
Continental Army
Continental Currency
Olive Branch Petition
What Congress met after the fighting a…
Second Continental Congress
What group differed from a militia bec…
Continental Army
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Social Studies Chapter 8 Lesson 4
In 1779, the British change their stra…
The British also had the help of _____…
Colonel Francis Marion, a Patriot, was…
The commander of the American army in…
Loyalists
Benedict Arnold
Swamp Fox
Nathanael Greene
In 1779, the British change their stra…
Loyalists
The British also had the help of _____…
Benedict Arnold
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Social Studies Chapter 8 Lesson 4
Epicureanism
Stoicism
circumference
plane geometry
The philosophy of Epicurus, stating that the purpose of life…
The philosophy of the Stoics who believed that people should…
The outer border of a circle; the measurement of that border.
A branch of mathematics centered around measurement and relat…
Epicureanism
The philosophy of Epicurus, stating that the purpose of life…
Stoicism
The philosophy of the Stoics who believed that people should…
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harcourt social studies gr4 chapter 1 lesson 2-3
tributary
canyon
source
sea level
a stream or river that flows into a larger river
a deep, narrow valley with steep sides
(of a river) place where a river or stream begins , often in…
the level of the ocean's surfaces
tributary
a stream or river that flows into a larger river
canyon
a deep, narrow valley with steep sides
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Social Studies Chapter 8 Lesson 4
A plan of action
A great leader of the continental army…
Someone who is not loyal
They were not successful in the North…
Strategy
Benedict Arnold
Traitor
In 1779 the British changed their strategy to the south because
A plan of action
Strategy
A great leader of the continental army…
Benedict Arnold
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Harcourt Social Studies: The United States Civil War to Present People, Vocabulary, and Places (Chapter 5 Lessons 1-4)
Transcontinental Railroad
George Westinghouse
Granville T. Woods
Theodore Judah
a railroad that crossed the entire content from the Atlantic…
inventor of the air brake
improver of the air brake and developed a telegraph system th…
engineer that took a special interest in the idea of a transc…
Transcontinental Railroad
a railroad that crossed the entire content from the Atlantic…
George Westinghouse
inventor of the air brake
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chapter 8 lesson 4 social studies
Alexandria famous for its library and…
Euclid
Archimedes
plane geometry
for example, it served as the Greek capital of Egypt and was…
advanced the field of mathematics. His best-known book Elemen…
he developed a machinery and weapons of war. he was known as…
a branch of mathematics. it shows how points, lines, angles,…
Alexandria famous for its library and…
for example, it served as the Greek capital of Egypt and was…
Euclid
advanced the field of mathematics. His best-known book Elemen…
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