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Chapter 1: Studying History
primary source
secondary source
hunter-gatherers
nomads
document or artifact created by a person who witnesses a hi…
work produced about a historical event by someone not actuall…
people who hunt animals and collected/gathered plants for foo…
members of a group of people who have no set home but move
primary source
document or artifact created by a person who witnesses a hi…
secondary source
work produced about a historical event by someone not actuall…
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Chapter 1/Studying History
history
culture
archaeology
fossil
The study of the past
The knowledge, beliefs, customs, and values of a specific gro…
The study of the past based on what people left behind
a part or imprint of something that was once alive
history
The study of the past
culture
The knowledge, beliefs, customs, and values of a specific gro…
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Chapter 1 Studying Social Studies
era
century
decade
relative chronology
a way to organize historical time periods
100 years
10 years
the time when an event took place in relation to other events
era
a way to organize historical time periods
century
100 years
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Chapter 1: Section 2 Studying Geography
Geography
landforms
climate
weather
The study of the earth's physical and cultural features.
natural features of the land's surface
The pattern of weather conditions in a certain area over a lo…
It is the conditions at a specific time and place. ex: freezi…
Geography
The study of the earth's physical and cultural features.
landforms
natural features of the land's surface
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Chapter 1, Section 2 - Studying Populations
estimate
birth rate
death rate
immigration
An approximation of a number, based on reasonable assumptions.
The number of births in a population in a certain amount of t…
The number of deaths in a population in a certain amount of t…
Moving into a population.
estimate
An approximation of a number, based on reasonable assumptions.
birth rate
The number of births in a population in a certain amount of t…
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Chapter 1: Studying the Distant Past, Section 1
Anthropology
Archaeologist
prehistory
fossils
The study of how human beings behave, how they act together,…
Study human life in the past by examining the things that peo…
Time before written records
hardened remain or imprints of living things that existed lon…
Anthropology
The study of how human beings behave, how they act together,…
Archaeologist
Study human life in the past by examining the things that peo…
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Chapter 1 Studying the Distant Past
anthropology
Archaeologist
Prehistory
Fossil
Study of how human beings behave, act together, where they ca…
Person who studies life in the past by examining the things t…
The time before written records
Hardened remains or imprints of living things that existed lo…
anthropology
Study of how human beings behave, act together, where they ca…
Archaeologist
Person who studies life in the past by examining the things t…
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Chapter 1: Studying life
Cell
Unicellular
Multicellular
DNA
Basic unit of life
ONE CELL (Bacteria, Amoeba, etc.)
MANY CELLS. Cells specialize in different things
Molecule that carries instructions for all the life functions
Cell
Basic unit of life
Unicellular
ONE CELL (Bacteria, Amoeba, etc.)
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Chapter 1: Studying History
history
culture
archaeology
fossil
the study of the past
the knowledge, beliefs, customs and values of a group of people
the study of the past based on what people left behind
a part of imprint of something that was once alive
history
the study of the past
culture
the knowledge, beliefs, customs and values of a group of people
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Chapter 1- Studying Earth
earth science
geology
oceanography
meteorology
study of earth and universe around it
study of the solid earth (ground, rocks, landforms...)
study of the earth's oceans
study of earth's atmosphere (weather)
earth science
study of earth and universe around it
geology
study of the solid earth (ground, rocks, landforms...)
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Studying German Chapter 1
Übung macht den Meister
der Meister
der Profi
der Spieler
Practice makes perfect
expert
professional
player
Übung macht den Meister
Practice makes perfect
der Meister
expert
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Social Studies Chapter 1
geo
geography
cartography
cartographer
earth
Study of the earth's surface, or the study of place. Helps us…
the art of making maps
a mapmaker
geo
earth
geography
Study of the earth's surface, or the study of place. Helps us…
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Social Studies - Chapter 1
Hemisphere
Equator
Prime Meridian
Continent
A half of Earth
An imaginary line that divides Earth into the Northern Hemisp…
An imaginary line that is often used to divide Earth into the…
One of the seven largest land areas on Earth
Hemisphere
A half of Earth
Equator
An imaginary line that divides Earth into the Northern Hemisp…
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Holt: Ancient Civilizations: Grade 6: Chapter 1 "Studying Geography and History"
geography
landforms
climate
environment
the study of the earth's physical and cultural features
natural features of the land's surface
the pattern of weather conditions in a certain area over a lo…
includes all the living (biotic) and non-living (abiotic) thi…
geography
the study of the earth's physical and cultural features
landforms
natural features of the land's surface
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Chapter 1 Studying History
Historian
Paleontologist
Anthropologist
Archeologist
Anyone who studies geography
Studies fossils
Study culture
Studies things
Historian
Anyone who studies geography
Paleontologist
Studies fossils
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Chapter 1 Section 1 Studying History
history
archaeology
culture
values
the study of the past
study of the past based on what people left behind
the knowledge, beliefs, customs, and values of a group of peo…
ideas that people hold dear and try to live by
history
the study of the past
archaeology
study of the past based on what people left behind
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Chapter 1 - Studying the Earth
Astronomy
Earth Science
Geology
Meteorologist
Outer space, including planets, stars, and other objects in s…
The study of earth's land, water and air
The earth's land, including the surface of the earth and the…
a scientist who studies the weather
Astronomy
Outer space, including planets, stars, and other objects in s…
Earth Science
The study of earth's land, water and air
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Chapter 1 - Studying Space
astronomy
year
month
day
the study of the universe
the time required for Earth to orbit once around the sun
a division of the year that is based on the orbit of the moon…
the time required for Earth to rotate once on its axis
astronomy
the study of the universe
year
the time required for Earth to orbit once around the sun
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Chapter 1 Studying Life
measurement
unit
length
area
a value that tells the amount of something
a fixed amount of something
a measurement of distance
a measurement of how much surface something has
measurement
a value that tells the amount of something
unit
a fixed amount of something
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Chapter 1 - Studying the Earth
Astronomy
Compass rose
Contour line
Contour interval
Outer space, including planets, stars, and other objects in s…
Part of a map that shows the major compass directions
Line on a map that connects points of equal elevation
The vertical distance between contour lines on a topographic…
Astronomy
Outer space, including planets, stars, and other objects in s…
Compass rose
Part of a map that shows the major compass directions
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Chapter 1 Studying history
Eras
Decade
Millennium
Timelines
A long Period of time
10 Years
1000 Years
A type of graph that is used to organize different events in…
Eras
A long Period of time
Decade
10 Years
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Chapter 1: Studying the Environment
environment
environmental science
ecosystem
biotic
the sum of all the conditions surrounding us that influence l…
the field of stud that looks at interactions among human syst…
a particular location on Earth with interacting biotic and ab…
living (Example: tree, llama, daisy)
environment
the sum of all the conditions surrounding us that influence l…
environmental science
the field of stud that looks at interactions among human syst…
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Chapter 1 Studying
pico
nano
micro
mili
10 ^ -12
10^-9
10^-6
10^-3
pico
10 ^ -12
nano
10^-9
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Social Studies 6, Chapter 1, Section 2 "Studying Geography"
geography
landforms
climate
environment
the study of the earth's physical and cultural features
the natural features of the land's surface
the pattern of weather conditions in a certain area over a lo…
includes all the living and nonliving things that affect life…
geography
the study of the earth's physical and cultural features
landforms
the natural features of the land's surface
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Chapter 1 Studying History
Eras
Decade
Millennium/Millenia
Timelines
A long period of time
a period of ten years.
A period of time equal to 1000 years.
a type of graph that is used to show time and date
Eras
A long period of time
Decade
a period of ten years.
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Chapter 1: Studying History
Eras
Decade
Millennium
Timelines
a long period of time marked by distinctive character, events…
a period of ten years
a period of 1000 years.
a line representing time
Eras
a long period of time marked by distinctive character, events…
Decade
a period of ten years
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Chapter 1 Social Studies
geography/geografía
environment/ambiente
region/región
oil refinery/refinería de petróleo
study of people and places on Earth
all of the surrounding and conditions that effect living things
an area defined by certain feature to show how people are ali…
place where oil is cleaned
geography/geografía
study of people and places on Earth
environment/ambiente
all of the surrounding and conditions that effect living things
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Social Studies Chapter 1
hemisphere
region
community
location
one half of the Earth
is a large land area with special features that make it diffe…
a place where people live work and have fun together
a place where something is
hemisphere
one half of the Earth
region
is a large land area with special features that make it diffe…
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Social Studies Chapter 1
Prehistory
Geography
Domesticate
Surplus
period of time before written language
the study of physical features, climate, and people
to tame wild animals and plants
extra supply
Prehistory
period of time before written language
Geography
the study of physical features, climate, and people
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Social Studies 6, Chapter 1, Section 1 "Studying the Past"
history
culture
archaeology
fossil
the study of the past
the knowledge, beliefs, customs, and values of a group of peo…
the study of the past based on what people left behind.
a part or imprint of something that was once alive
history
the study of the past
culture
the knowledge, beliefs, customs, and values of a group of peo…
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Chapter 1 "Studying the Earth"
Earth Science
Geology
Oceanography
Meteorology
Study of the earth's land, water, air, and outer space
Study of the solid parts of the earth
Study of the earth's oceans
Study of the earth's air and weather
Earth Science
Study of the earth's land, water, air, and outer space
Geology
Study of the solid parts of the earth
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Chapter 1: Section 2 Studying Geography
Geography
landforms
climate
weather
The study of the earth's physical and cultural features.
natural features of the land's surface
The pattern of weather conditions in a certain area over a lo…
It is the conditions at a specific time and place. ex: freezi…
Geography
The study of the earth's physical and cultural features.
landforms
natural features of the land's surface
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Social Studies chapter 1
geography
Environment
Hemisphere
Region
the study of people and places of Earth
includes all the surrounding and conditions that effect livin…
One half of the earth's surface
an area that is defined by certain features
geography
the study of people and places of Earth
Environment
includes all the surrounding and conditions that effect livin…
21 terms
Social Studies Chapter 1
prehistory
archaeology
archaeologist
artifact
the time before their was written language
the study of past cultures
a scientist who studies past cultues
an object made by people long ago
prehistory
the time before their was written language
archaeology
the study of past cultures
Social Studies - Chapter 1
Landform
Mesa
Plateu
Canyon
A natural feature of Earth's surface.
A flat-topped landform with slopes on all sides.
A large, flat, raised area of land.
A valley with steep rock slides.
Landform
A natural feature of Earth's surface.
Mesa
A flat-topped landform with slopes on all sides.
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Social Studies Chapter 1 Study Guide
weather
climate
precipitation
temperature
is the condition of the air at a certain time and place
is the weather of a place averaged over a long period of time
is the amount of rain or snow that falls
is how warm or cold a place is
weather
is the condition of the air at a certain time and place
climate
is the weather of a place averaged over a long period of time
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social studies chapter 1
manufacturing
recycle
natural resource
product
making products to sell
to use something more than once
something in the enviornment that can be used
something that people make or grow
manufacturing
making products to sell
recycle
to use something more than once
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Chapter 1 Studying Geography
Geography
Perspective
Landscape
Cartography
The study of everything on Earth, from rocks and rainfall to…
The way a person looks at something.
Scenery of a place, including its physical, human, and cultur…
The study of maps and mapmaking.
Geography
The study of everything on Earth, from rocks and rainfall to…
Perspective
The way a person looks at something.
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Social Studies Chapter 1 Study Guide
ziggurat
Nineveh
Catal Huyuk
fossil
grand temple, like a giant, square wedding cake, with a shrin…
site of the world first libraries
one of the oldest known cities, in present day Turkey
trace of plants or animals preserved in rock
ziggurat
grand temple, like a giant, square wedding cake, with a shrin…
Nineveh
site of the world first libraries
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Chapter 1 - Studying TV
Uses and gratifications
Effects Theory
Feminist movement on TV Studies
Private Sphere
Theoretical approach that assumes people engage in an activit…
measurable outcomes produced by watching television, such as…
Started to focus on tv studies in 1980 and argued that the 'p…
The domestic world of the home, family and personal life.
Uses and gratifications
Theoretical approach that assumes people engage in an activit…
Effects Theory
measurable outcomes produced by watching television, such as…
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Chapter 1: Study Skills
Study Skills
Repetition, organization, mnemonics, m…
Note-taking
Mind-mapping
Highly individualized methods or tools that help you absorb a…
Identify five information processing methods that can enhance…
The writing down of key ideas or concepts.
An illustration used to take notes or solve problems.
Study Skills
Highly individualized methods or tools that help you absorb a…
Repetition, organization, mnemonics, m…
Identify five information processing methods that can enhance…
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Social Studies Chapter 1 Vocabulary
cardinal directions
climate
compass rose
continent
The directions: North, South, East, West
the weather pattern of an area over a long period of time
A drawing on a map that shows directions
One of Earth's 7 bodies of land
cardinal directions
The directions: North, South, East, West
climate
the weather pattern of an area over a long period of time
20 terms
Social Studies Chapter 1
History
Culture
Archeology
fossil
the study of the past
the knowledge, beliefs, customs and values of a group of people
the study of the past based on what people left behind
a part or an imprint of something that was once alive
History
the study of the past
Culture
the knowledge, beliefs, customs and values of a group of people
17 terms
Social Studies chapter 1
community
absolute location
cardinal direction
culture
A group of people who are joined together because they share…
The exact position of a place on the earth's surface.
North, South, East, and West.
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
community
A group of people who are joined together because they share…
absolute location
The exact position of a place on the earth's surface.
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Chapter 1 Study
Point
Line
Plane
Geometry
Specific location, with no set shape or size. Named by 1 capi…
Defined by two points, made up of infanantly many points that…
Defined by 3 points, not on the same line, made up of infanan…
The study of points, lines, and planes and the shapes they ma…
Point
Specific location, with no set shape or size. Named by 1 capi…
Line
Defined by two points, made up of infanantly many points that…
17 terms
Chapter 1, Section 2: Studying Geography
Geography
Landforms
Climate
Environment
The study of the earth and its features and of the distributi…
natural features of the earth's surface
Overall weather in an area over a long period of time
Includes all the living and nonliving things that affect life…
Geography
The study of the earth and its features and of the distributi…
Landforms
natural features of the earth's surface
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Social Studies Chapter 1 Vocabulary
migrate
culture
hunter-gatherer
agriculture
v. To move from one place to another to live, especially a la…
n. Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of pe…
n. People who hunt animals and gather wild plants, seeds, fru…
(n.) farming (It was a huge step in the progress of civilizat…
migrate
v. To move from one place to another to live, especially a la…
culture
n. Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of pe…
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Astronomy: Chapter 1 Studying Space
Astronomy
Year
Month
Day
The study of the Universe.
The time required for the Earth to orbit once around the sun.
A division of the year that is based on the orbit of the moon…
The time required for the Earth to rotate once on its axis.
Astronomy
The study of the Universe.
Year
The time required for the Earth to orbit once around the sun.
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Social Studies Chapter 1 Geography
Geography
Geographer
Natural Resource
Map
Study of the earth
a person who studies the regions of the earth, including the…
Raw materials supplied by nature that come from the earth, th…
A two-dimensional, or flat, representation of Earth's surface…
Geography
Study of the earth
Geographer
a person who studies the regions of the earth, including the…
7 terms
Social Studies - Chapter 1
government
monarchy
dictatorship
oligarchy
(government) the system or form by which a community or other…
A government ruled by a king or queen
A form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictat…
A government ruled by a few powerful people
government
(government) the system or form by which a community or other…
monarchy
A government ruled by a king or queen
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