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Shape of States Basics
Compact State
Elongated State
Prorupted State
Perforated State
A state in which the distance from the center to any boundary…
A state whose territory is long and narrow in shape.
A state that exhibits a narrow, elongated land extension lead…
A state whose territory completely surrounds that of another…
Compact State
A state in which the distance from the center to any boundary…
Elongated State
A state whose territory is long and narrow in shape.
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Fall 2015 Maine History Unit 3 Vocabulary
Soil Exhaustion
John Poor
Textile Mills
Immigrant
When soil is depleted of important nutrients needed for plant…
Businessman who brought commercial rail service to Maine, thu…
A mechanized factory in which cloth/clothing is made; these w…
A person who moves into a new country and becomes a permanent…
Soil Exhaustion
When soil is depleted of important nutrients needed for plant…
John Poor
Businessman who brought commercial rail service to Maine, thu…
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Political Geography Terms (Boundaries and Shapes)
Acculturation
Antecedent Boundaries
Demarcation
Ethnographic Boundaries
The adoption of cultural traits, such as languages, by one gr…
A boundary line that was established before and area was popu…
The process of showing the physical representation of a bound…
(aka; Cultural Boundaries) Boundaries that are outline by cul…
Acculturation
The adoption of cultural traits, such as languages, by one gr…
Antecedent Boundaries
A boundary line that was established before and area was popu…
Earth's layers - Plate boundary - Tectonics
Divergent Boundary
Convergent Boundary
Transform Boundaries
Mid-Ocean Ridge
Plate boundary where two plates move apart
Plate boundary where two plates collide
Plate boundary where two plates slip past each other
Split in Earth's crust at underwater divergent boundaries whe…
Divergent Boundary
Plate boundary where two plates move apart
Convergent Boundary
Plate boundary where two plates collide
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 20
William Seward
Monroe Doctrine
French in Mexico
Alaska Purchase
Secretary of State who was responsible for purchasing Alaskan…
In 1823, a political policy of the United States by President…
In 1865, Secretary of State William Seward invoked the Monroe…
In 1867, Secretary of State William Seward bought Alaska from…
William Seward
Secretary of State who was responsible for purchasing Alaskan…
Monroe Doctrine
In 1823, a political policy of the United States by President…
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Age of Empresarios
depression
survey
empresario
militia
a time in which money loses value and people lose jobs
To measure land to determine size and boundaries
The Spanish word for a land agent whose jobs is to bring in n…
A temporary army unit
depression
a time in which money loses value and people lose jobs
survey
To measure land to determine size and boundaries
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United States & Canada
Natural Resources
Continental Divide
Erie Canal
Colorado River
Physically, the US and Canada have abundant ______ _______.
Along the Rocky Mountains, this is the point at which fallen…
Man made waterway that connects Lake Erie with the Hudson Riv…
Which river eroded land to create the Grand Canyon
Natural Resources
Physically, the US and Canada have abundant ______ _______.
Continental Divide
Along the Rocky Mountains, this is the point at which fallen…
U.S. History - Study Island - 3a. American Imperialism
Cuba
Hawaii
Open Door Policy
Monroe Doctrine
country assisted by the United States while seeking independe…
Pacific islands annexed by the U.S. in 1898 in an effort to p…
policy that opened trade between the U.S. and China in 1899
policy that stated European countries were not allowed to int…
Cuba
country assisted by the United States while seeking independe…
Hawaii
Pacific islands annexed by the U.S. in 1898 in an effort to p…
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The Era of Good Feeling GS
First Bank of the United States
First Bank of the United States (part 2)
State banks
Second Bank of the United States
A private corporation with public duties, the central bank ha…
Bank for the government; keeps accounts, prints money
Were un-chartered. The paper notes had lose value. They could…
Created in 1816 - modeled after Hamilton's first one. Created…
First Bank of the United States
A private corporation with public duties, the central bank ha…
First Bank of the United States (part 2)
Bank for the government; keeps accounts, prints money
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Rome
republic
legion
Senate
Plebians
A form of government in which the leader is not a king or que…
Roman army organization of small groups. Each group had 6,000…
Legislative, or law making, body comprised of representatives…
Roman citizen group including artisans, shopkeepers, and owne…
republic
A form of government in which the leader is not a king or que…
legion
Roman army organization of small groups. Each group had 6,000…
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Becoming a World Power
Isolationism
Expansionism
Imperialism
Commodore Mathew Perry
having little to do with the political affairs of other nations
A policy of extending a countries national boundaries
When powerful countries seek to control the political and eco…
Sent by President Fillmore to open trade with Japan in the ea…
Isolationism
having little to do with the political affairs of other nations
Expansionism
A policy of extending a countries national boundaries
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Triangle Trade/ Mercantilism
Barracoon
Goods
Middle Passage
Slave Coffle
An enclosure or barracks used for the temporary confinement o…
Tangible objects known as goods can be used to satisfy econom…
The forced transatlantic voyage of slaves from Africa to the…
A train of slaves fastened together
Barracoon
An enclosure or barracks used for the temporary confinement o…
Goods
Tangible objects known as goods can be used to satisfy econom…
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government
thomas jefferson
soft campaign money
hard campaign money
illegal aliens
3rd President of the United States
...
...
noncitizens who are living in the U.S against the law
thomas jefferson
3rd President of the United States
soft campaign money
...
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Rights and Freedoms Depth study 4
segregation
boycott
civil disobedience
desegregate
the policy of separating racial groups
refusing to use or purchase an individual's or group's goods…
a campaign refusing to obey laws that are considered unjust
to remove segregation of public places and organisations
segregation
the policy of separating racial groups
boycott
refusing to use or purchase an individual's or group's goods…
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2016 Turkey Day Review of Chapters 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 AND 10!
A foreign woman resident in Athens (ca…
A Chinese woman writer and court offic…
The Indian social class of priests.
The system of social organization in I…
Aspasia
Ban Zhao
Brahmins
Caste
A foreign woman resident in Athens (ca…
Aspasia
A Chinese woman writer and court offic…
Ban Zhao
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Vocabulary words from short stories
repeal (verb)
controversy (noun)
prohibit (verb)
violate (verb)
to officially make no longer law ... The lawmakers repealed the…
argument that involves many people who strongly disagree ... Th…
to say that something is not allowed ... The mother prohibited…
to do something that is not allowed ... The boys violated the r…
repeal (verb)
to officially make no longer law ... The lawmakers repealed the…
controversy (noun)
argument that involves many people who strongly disagree ... Th…
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AP World History Unit 2
Persian Empire
Athens
Greco-Persian Wars
Hellenism
Empire represented in this map
First recorded democracy ever established. Direct democracy w…
Two major Persian invasions of Greece, 490 and 480 B.C.E., in…
Civilizations represented on this map
Persian Empire
Empire represented in this map
Athens
First recorded democracy ever established. Direct democracy w…
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Southwest Asia Culture and History Review
monotheistic religions
WMDs
September 11, 2001
Arabs
Judaism, Christianity, Islam
What US was looking for in the 2003 invasion of Iraq?
World Trade Center attack
Largest ethnic group in Southwest Asia
monotheistic religions
Judaism, Christianity, Islam
WMDs
What US was looking for in the 2003 invasion of Iraq?
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borrowed PG
antecedent boundary
boundary
boundary definition
boundary delimitation
pre-existing boundary
vertical plane cutting through subsoil and airspace
legal negotiation of boundary
drawing line on the map for boundary
antecedent boundary
pre-existing boundary
boundary
vertical plane cutting through subsoil and airspace
AH1 Unit 5 1803-1876 The West
Louisiana Purchase
Lewis and Clark
Missouri Compromise
Manifest Destiny
1803 - The U.S. purchased the land from the Mississippi River…
Sent on an expedition by Jefferson to gather information on t…
"Compromise of 1820" over the issue of slavery in Missouri. I…
Belief that the US was destined to stretch across the contine…
Louisiana Purchase
1803 - The U.S. purchased the land from the Mississippi River…
Lewis and Clark
Sent on an expedition by Jefferson to gather information on t…
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World War Two
Axis Powers
Allied Powers
Propaganda
Lebensraum
Japan, Germany and Italy
Great Britain, France, Soviet Union, and the United States of…
Using media to spread ideas for a cause
Hitler's policy of getting 'Living Space' for Germans by expa…
Axis Powers
Japan, Germany and Italy
Allied Powers
Great Britain, France, Soviet Union, and the United States of…
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United States and Capitals with pictures
Arizona
Maryland
Arkansas
California
Alphabetically, this is the first four corner state.
This state has one of the strangest shapes, but if you think…
This state is the man in the map's pants.
This is known as the Golden State! Go Sunshine!
Arizona
Alphabetically, this is the first four corner state.
Maryland
This state has one of the strangest shapes, but if you think…
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 20
William Seward
Monroe Doctrine
French in Mexico
Alaska Purchase
Secretary of State who was responsible for purchasing Alaskan…
This doctrine stated that European powers could not interfere…
In 1865, Secretary of State William Seward invoked the Monroe…
In 1867, Secretary of State William Seward bought Alaska from…
William Seward
Secretary of State who was responsible for purchasing Alaskan…
Monroe Doctrine
This doctrine stated that European powers could not interfere…
Black Holes
accretion disk
Big Bang Theory
black hole
blueshift
a flat, rotating disk of gas and dust surrounding a condensed…
Cosmological model that explains the sudden development of th…
An object in space whose gravity is so strong not even light…
Doppler shift of an object coming towards us. (Shorter wavele…
accretion disk
a flat, rotating disk of gas and dust surrounding a condensed…
Big Bang Theory
Cosmological model that explains the sudden development of th…
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The Making of Europe
boundary
landmass
civil authority
unpredictable
something that shows a border or limit
a very large area of land especially a continent
a state or government with power to make laws and keep peace…
uncertain; undependable
boundary
something that shows a border or limit
landmass
a very large area of land especially a continent
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AMS Unit 2 American Revolution Part 2
Valley Forge
Benjamin Franklin
Battle of Saratoga
Unalienable Rights
Washington and the Continental army camped here during the wi…
Colonial political leader who was involved with the Continent…
American victory and turing point in the Revolution. France a…
Rights that cannot be taken away, everyone has them. Examples…
Valley Forge
Washington and the Continental army camped here during the wi…
Benjamin Franklin
Colonial political leader who was involved with the Continent…
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Chapter 6 Study Guide
Thomas Jefferson
colonists being taxed without their co…
white, male property owners.
collecting information about British b…
Who composed the Declaration of Independence?
The Declaration's "list of grievances" included
The words "all men are created equal" originally benefited pr…
What was Nathan Hale doing when he was captured by the British?
Thomas Jefferson
Who composed the Declaration of Independence?
colonists being taxed without their co…
The Declaration's "list of grievances" included
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World War Two
Axis Powers
Allied Powers
Propaganda
Sanctions
Japan, Germany and Italy
Great Britain, France, Soviet Union, and the United States of…
Using media to spread ideas for a cause
economic penalties against a country... France and Britain had t…
Axis Powers
Japan, Germany and Italy
Allied Powers
Great Britain, France, Soviet Union, and the United States of…
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The Move Toward Mexican Independence
Philip Nolan
James Long
Jane Long
Anglo American
1st major filibuster in Texas and was killed because he refus…
Last major filibuster who came to help free Tejas of Spanish…
First Anglo American woman to settle in Texas and is known as…
People whose ancestors moved from one of many European countr…
Philip Nolan
1st major filibuster in Texas and was killed because he refus…
James Long
Last major filibuster who came to help free Tejas of Spanish…
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CPE Testbuilder Test 1 Transformation Revision
positioned himself by the door so
nothing short of miraculous / a miracle
did everything in my power to prevent…
were justified in making such a
So that he would be able to leave the room quickly, Matthew s…
In my opinion, it was an absolute miracle that they survived…
I tried as hard as I could to make sure that this problem wou…
I don't think it was reasonable of you to complain so much ab…
positioned himself by the door so
So that he would be able to leave the room quickly, Matthew s…
nothing short of miraculous / a miracle
In my opinion, it was an absolute miracle that they survived…
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AP Human Geography Fellmann Chapter 12
antecedent boundary
artificial boundary
autonomous nationalism
centrifugal force
a boundary line established before the area in question is we…
(syn geometric boundary) a boundary without obvious physical…
movement by a dissident minority intent to achieve partial or…
1. economic and social forces pushing households and business…
antecedent boundary
a boundary line established before the area in question is we…
artificial boundary
(syn geometric boundary) a boundary without obvious physical…
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Global Unit 3 Supporting Terms
aristocracy
regime
censorate
polis
upper class whose wealth is based on land
the current government in power
inspectors who checked on government officials to make sure t…
Greek city-state
aristocracy
upper class whose wealth is based on land
regime
the current government in power
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Fellman, Chapter 12
antecedent boundary
artificial boundary
autonomous nationalism
centrifugal force
A boundary line established before the area in question is we…
A boundary without obvious physical geographic basis; often a…
a dissident minority that has total or partial secession from…
Force that destabilize and weaken a state.
antecedent boundary
A boundary line established before the area in question is we…
artificial boundary
A boundary without obvious physical geographic basis; often a…
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World War 1 Terms with Pics
No Man's Land
General John Pershing
shell shock
Allied Powers
land between enemy trench and your own, a dangerous place to be
General that led American forces during WW1
combat stress reaction, psychological effect of being in battle
Countries that fought against the Central Powers in WW1. The…
No Man's Land
land between enemy trench and your own, a dangerous place to be
General John Pershing
General that led American forces during WW1
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5th Grade Social Studies Civil War Vocabulary, 5th Grade Social Studies Review (1st Quarter)
slavery
Uncle Tom's Cabin
John Brown's Raid on Harpers Ferry
Civil War
The condition of being owned by another person and being made…
A novel published by Harriet Beecher Stowe in 1852 which port…
This was a raid that was led by John Brown to one get weapons…
The period of warfare between the Confederate States of Ameri…
slavery
The condition of being owned by another person and being made…
Uncle Tom's Cabin
A novel published by Harriet Beecher Stowe in 1852 which port…
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Khmer Empire introduction
Empire
Civilization
Kingdom
Khmer Empire geography
An extensive group of states or countries under a single supr…
A complex and organised society.
A country whose ruler is a king or queen... OR the spiritual wor…
Historically covered much of what today is Cambodia, Thailand…
Empire
An extensive group of states or countries under a single supr…
Civilization
A complex and organised society.
U.S. Imperialism- Vocabulary
Roosevelt Corollary
Panama Canal
Open Door Policy
Boxer Rebellion
This addition to the Monroe Doctrine stated that the United S…
After funding a revolution in Colombia, the United States bou…
Policy which asked European imperial powers to share access w…
The name for the armed rebellion staged by Chinese citizens a…
Roosevelt Corollary
This addition to the Monroe Doctrine stated that the United S…
Panama Canal
After funding a revolution in Colombia, the United States bou…
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CH. 5 Ancient India key terms
ANCIENT INDIA
SUBCONTINENT
MONSOON
INDUS RIVER
Civilization located around the Indus River Valley which incl…
A large landmass that is smaller than a continent
A seasonal wind pattern that causes wet (summer) and dry (win…
A river in South Asia that flows from the Himalayas to the Ar…
ANCIENT INDIA
Civilization located around the Indus River Valley which incl…
SUBCONTINENT
A large landmass that is smaller than a continent
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Chapter Ten. Dynamic Growth and its Consequences. II
Labor Glut
Blue Collar Worker
Authoritarian
Popular Density
Oversupply of labor in relation to the number of jobs availab…
Workers who wear work clothes such as overalls and jeans on t…
Demanding absolute obedience, instead of allowing individual…
The number of individuals living in a specific area.
Labor Glut
Oversupply of labor in relation to the number of jobs availab…
Blue Collar Worker
Workers who wear work clothes such as overalls and jeans on t…
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World War Two
Axis Powers
Allied Powers
Propaganda
Sanctions
Japan, Germany and Italy
Great Britain, France, Soviet Union, and the United States of…
Using media to spread ideas for a cause
economic penalties against a country... France and Britain had t…
Axis Powers
Japan, Germany and Italy
Allied Powers
Great Britain, France, Soviet Union, and the United States of…
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Unit 1 S.S.
prime meridian
latitude
hemisphere
equator
0 degree imaginary line of longitude that divides the Earth i…
distance North/South on the Earth's surface; measured by imag…
one half of a sphere formed by a line that passes through the…
0 degree imaginary line of latitude; divides Earth into NORTH…
prime meridian
0 degree imaginary line of longitude that divides the Earth i…
latitude
distance North/South on the Earth's surface; measured by imag…
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World War 1
No Man's Land
General John Pershing
shell shock
Allied Powers
land between enemy trench and your own, a dangerous place to be
General that led American forces during WW1
combat stress reaction, psychological effect of being in battle
Countries that fought against the Central Powers in WW1. The…
No Man's Land
land between enemy trench and your own, a dangerous place to be
General John Pershing
General that led American forces during WW1
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Once [1]
Orphanage
Felix
Jewish
Mother Minka
This is the first setting of the novel... a home for children wh…
Main character
Religious tradition of Felix
Num who is head of the orphanage
Orphanage
This is the first setting of the novel... a home for children wh…
Felix
Main character
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Earth History: Change over Time with pictures
crust
mantle
Convection Currents
outter core
a thin layer of cool rock located as the outermost layer
Earth's thickest layer which is under the crust
circular movement of a substance due to changes in temperatur…
a layer of molten iron and nickel that surronds the inner cor…
crust
a thin layer of cool rock located as the outermost layer
mantle
Earth's thickest layer which is under the crust
U.S. History - Study Island - Unit 3 - Expanding As a World Power (entire unit)
last military engagement of World War…
led by Vladimir Lenin, this group inst…
military alliance during World War I b…
speech outlining President Woodrow Wil…
Battle of Argonne Forest
Bolsheviks
Central Powers
Fourteen Points
last military engagement of World War…
Battle of Argonne Forest
led by Vladimir Lenin, this group inst…
Bolsheviks
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Marking Period 3 Science Benchmark
Four main layers of the earth
Alfred Wegner
continental drift
Pangaea
crust, mantle, outer core, inner core
came up with the idea of continental drift, German Meteorolog…
the idea that earths continents were all connected into one s…
the name of the super continent, A supercontinent containing…
Four main layers of the earth
crust, mantle, outer core, inner core
Alfred Wegner
came up with the idea of continental drift, German Meteorolog…
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Unit 6-3: World War Two
Axis Powers
Allied Powers
Propaganda
Sanctions
Japan, Germany and Italy
Great Britain, France, Soviet Union, and the United States of…
Using media to spread ideas for a cause
economic penalties against a country... France and Britain had t…
Axis Powers
Japan, Germany and Italy
Allied Powers
Great Britain, France, Soviet Union, and the United States of…
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Wednesday Vocab/Set #2
Quotient (division)
Difference (subtraction)
Inequality
Percent
The answer after you divide one number by another. dividend ÷…
The result/answer of subtracting one number from another. Exa…
An inequality is like an equation that uses symbols for "less…
A percent is a ratio whose second term is 100. Percent means…
Quotient (division)
The answer after you divide one number by another. dividend ÷…
Difference (subtraction)
The result/answer of subtracting one number from another. Exa…
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Chapter 18 - America Claims an Empire
Imperialism
Isolationism
Expansionism
Annex
The policy in which stronger nations extend their economic, p…
Policy of staying out of world affairs.
Policy of extending a nation's borders.
To add or take over (another country)
Imperialism
The policy in which stronger nations extend their economic, p…
Isolationism
Policy of staying out of world affairs.
People: The South and the Slavery Controversy (Chapter 16)
Harriet B. Stowe
William Lloyd Garrison
Denmark Vesey
David Walker
Wrote "Uncle Tom's Cabin" which depicted the horrors of slave…
1805-1879. Prominent American abolitionist, journalist and so…
United States freed slave and insurrectionist in South Caroli…
He was a black abolitionist who called for the immediate eman…
Harriet B. Stowe
Wrote "Uncle Tom's Cabin" which depicted the horrors of slave…
William Lloyd Garrison
1805-1879. Prominent American abolitionist, journalist and so…
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