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History Alive - Unit One
Chapter 1... Archaeologist, Historians, a…
Chapter 1... Archeologist
Chapter 1... Historians
Chapter 1... Geographers
For example, Archaeologist dig up and study artifacts. Histor…
Dig up clothing, tools, and weapons. Then they ask, who lived…
Are recorders of the past. They read diaries and letters. The…
Map the past. They ask, where did they live and how they used…
Chapter 1... Archaeologist, Historians, a…
For example, Archaeologist dig up and study artifacts. Histor…
Chapter 1... Archeologist
Dig up clothing, tools, and weapons. Then they ask, who lived…
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History Alive Chapter 19 Terms
Himalaya Mountains
Tibetan Plateau
Northeastern Plain
North China Plain
a mountain range as long as 1500 miles on the border between…
a region of China called the "Roof of the World", that is ver…
outer China, sometimes called inner Mongolia and sometimes Ma…
China's heartland, the center of its civilization
Himalaya Mountains
a mountain range as long as 1500 miles on the border between…
Tibetan Plateau
a region of China called the "Roof of the World", that is ver…
History Alive! Unit 5
Muckrackers
Urbanization
Infrastructure
Patronage
A journalist who wrote about social, environmental, and polit…
The growth of cities
Facilities or infrastructure needed for an organization or co…
The practice of politicians giving jobs to friends and suppor…
Muckrackers
A journalist who wrote about social, environmental, and polit…
Urbanization
The growth of cities
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Unit 12 History Alive Declaration
Declaration of Independence
Second Continental Congress
Common Sense
militia
The document that announced that the colonies were breaking a…
the meeting of the delegates from the American Colonies that…
a short powerful book by Thomas Paine that argued plainly and…
a small army made up of ordinary citizens
Declaration of Independence
The document that announced that the colonies were breaking a…
Second Continental Congress
the meeting of the delegates from the American Colonies that…
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Unit 4 History Alive 7th Grade Terms
aristocracy
meritocracy
Mandate of Heaven
bureaucracy
a ruling class of noble families.
rule by officials of proven merit
the idea that Heaven choses a particular dynasty to rule
highly organized
aristocracy
a ruling class of noble families.
meritocracy
rule by officials of proven merit
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Unit 4 History Alive 7th Grade Terms
aristocracy
meritocracy
Mandate of Heaven
bureaucracy
a ruling class of noble families.
rule by officials of proven merit
the idea that Heaven choses a particular dynasty to rule
highly organized
aristocracy
a ruling class of noble families.
meritocracy
rule by officials of proven merit
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History Alive Unit 3
nomadic
cultures
cultural regions
artifacts
moving to follow food
religion, food , music from a particular group or region
places where tribes are from in the past
objects from the past
nomadic
moving to follow food
cultures
religion, food , music from a particular group or region
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History Alive Unit 4
New World
age of exploration
explorers
cash crop
The European name for lands in the Western Hemisphere, includ…
A time in history when people from Europe traveled to faraway…
people who travel to new and unfamiliar places in order to le…
a crop that is grown in large quantities for sale to other pe…
New World
The European name for lands in the Western Hemisphere, includ…
age of exploration
A time in history when people from Europe traveled to faraway…
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History Alive! Chapter 1: Geography of the United States
bay
lake
mouth
source
a body of water larger than a cove but smaller than a gulf; h…
a body of (usually fresh) water surrounded by land
the point where a stream feeds into a larger body of water
the place where the river begins; where it springs into being…
bay
a body of water larger than a cove but smaller than a gulf; h…
lake
a body of (usually fresh) water surrounded by land
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History Alive Unit 5
conquistadors
northwest passage
contagious diseases
east indies
Spanish explorers , followed. They planted Spain's flag on ot…
a faster route from Europe to Asia through North America
These are sicknesses that spread quickly among the people.
Southeast Asia, including India, Indonesia, and Malaysia.
conquistadors
Spanish explorers , followed. They planted Spain's flag on ot…
northwest passage
a faster route from Europe to Asia through North America
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history alive unit 1
archaeologist
artifact
historian
geographer
_____examine objects left behind by people in order to learn…
An _____ is an object made or used by people
An expert who studies artifacts and written records to learn…
A _____ is an expert who studies natural and human made featu…
archaeologist
_____examine objects left behind by people in order to learn…
artifact
An _____ is an object made or used by people
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history alive united states
Constitution
State Constituion
United Sates Consitution
Confederation
Plan for goverment
Sets up state goverment
Sets up federal (or national or central) government to run th…
An agreement or cooperation between states
Constitution
Plan for goverment
State Constituion
Sets up state goverment
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History Alive Preview Unit 1
Columbian Exchange
Slavery
Colony
Missionaries
The exchange of plants, animals, diseases, and people across…
The treatment of people as property. People who are denied fr…
A new settlement or territory established and governed by a c…
A person or group of people who travel to a territory or comm…
Columbian Exchange
The exchange of plants, animals, diseases, and people across…
Slavery
The treatment of people as property. People who are denied fr…
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History Alive Chapter 3 Terms
Roger Williams
William penn
John Winthrop
Anne Hutchinson
Founded Providence, Rhode Island. Preached Different ideas fr…
english quaker founded Pennsylvania,given land by the king
Puritan governor of Massachusetts Bay Colony. Speaker of "Cit…
A Puritan woman who was well learned that disagreed with the…
Roger Williams
Founded Providence, Rhode Island. Preached Different ideas fr…
William penn
english quaker founded Pennsylvania,given land by the king
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History alive unit 13
Revolutionary War
Strategies
professional army
Continental Army
The war between the American colonies and Great Britain from…
plans for winning a war, such as how and where to use an army…
To be well-trained and paid for one's work in the.For Example…
The army of volunteers led by General George Washington that…
Revolutionary War
The war between the American colonies and Great Britain from…
Strategies
plans for winning a war, such as how and where to use an army…
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Unit 1 - Geography - History Alive
geography
longitude
latitude
geography terms
the study of physical and natural surroundings
lines that run from north to south
lines that run east to west
words used to describe different landforms and bodies of water
geography
the study of physical and natural surroundings
longitude
lines that run from north to south
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Vocab Unit 4 History Alive!
Vaqueros
Chisholm Trail
Lobbyist
Reservations
mexican cowboys
the cattle drive trail from San Antonio, Texas to Abilene, Ka…
a person who tries to persuade legislators to pass laws favor…
an area of federal land reserved for Indian tribes.
Vaqueros
mexican cowboys
Chisholm Trail
the cattle drive trail from San Antonio, Texas to Abilene, Ka…
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History Alive! Unit 5
Infrastructure
The Jungle
Tammany Hall
Pendleton Act
Facilities or infrastructure needed for an organization or co…
Putin Sinclair's novel about unsanitary conditions in meatpac…
Political machine in NYC, run by boss Tweed. Corrupt control…
Set guidelines for hiring civil servants to prevent patronage
Infrastructure
Facilities or infrastructure needed for an organization or co…
The Jungle
Putin Sinclair's novel about unsanitary conditions in meatpac…
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unit 3 history alive
gorge
culture
nomadic
cultural regions
a narrow deep valley with steep sides
a way of living
moving to place to place as change in seasons
Northwest coast, California Intermountain, Southwest, Plateau…
gorge
a narrow deep valley with steep sides
culture
a way of living
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History Alive Unit 1
Tribututary
peninsula
delta
valley
major types of land that forms a mountain
surrounded by water on three sides
a landform when soil is deposited at the mouth of a river
the low area between ranges of mountains and hills
Tribututary
major types of land that forms a mountain
peninsula
surrounded by water on three sides
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8th Grade History Alive Chapter 5: Key Terms
Patriot
Loyalist
allies
militia
American who believed the colonies had a right to govern them…
American who felt the colonies were faithful subjects of the…
Those who support each other for some common purpose
small army made up of ordinary citizens who are available to…
Patriot
American who believed the colonies had a right to govern them…
Loyalist
American who felt the colonies were faithful subjects of the…
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History alive unit 14
Articles of Confederation
Constitutional Convention
Constitution
Branches
The document that described a new national government for the…
The meeting of delegates in Philadelphia in 1787 that made pl…
The document that describes the government of the United Stat…
Parts of the government with different kinds of responsibilit…
Articles of Confederation
The document that described a new national government for the…
Constitutional Convention
The meeting of delegates in Philadelphia in 1787 that made pl…
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History Alive Unit 1
Globe
Geographic Terms
Latitude
Longitude
A spere that shows a map of the Earths features
Words that name different land forms and boddies of water
How far a place is from the earth equator measured in degrees
How far place on earth it is from an imaginary line call the…
Globe
A spere that shows a map of the Earths features
Geographic Terms
Words that name different land forms and boddies of water
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8th grade History Alive Chapter 15: Key Terms
territory
diplomacy
Texas War for Independence
annex
a region of land; a region designated by Congress and organiz…
the art of conducting negotiations with other countries
the 1836 rebellion of Texans against Mexican rule that result…
to add a territory to a country
territory
a region of land; a region designated by Congress and organiz…
diplomacy
the art of conducting negotiations with other countries
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Unit 15 history alive
Vietnamization
My lai massacre
Kent state shootings
Pentagon papers
President Richard Nixon's policy of having the government of…
Massacre of hundreds of Vietnamese civilians in 1968; reports…
Killing of four protesters at Kent state university in 1970 b…
Top secret Pentagon study of the u.s. role in Vietnam that wa…
Vietnamization
President Richard Nixon's policy of having the government of…
My lai massacre
Massacre of hundreds of Vietnamese civilians in 1968; reports…
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Unit 4 History Alive
George Washington took office in
What was the Whiskey Rebellion?
Alexander Hamilton was a... (political…
Federalists believed in a ______ nat.…
1789
Farmers' protest against tax
Federalist
Strong
George Washington took office in
1789
What was the Whiskey Rebellion?
Farmers' protest against tax
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History Alive Chapter 19 Terms
Himalaya Mountains
Tibetan Plateau
Northeastern Plain
North China Plain
a mountain range as long as 1500 miles on the border between…
a region of China called the "Roof of the World", that is ver…
outer China, sometimes called inner Mongolia and sometimes Ma…
China's heartland, the center of its civilization
Himalaya Mountains
a mountain range as long as 1500 miles on the border between…
Tibetan Plateau
a region of China called the "Roof of the World", that is ver…
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History Alive: Unit 3 - Ancient India - Vocab
brief
elevated
fertile
intense
short length of time
raised
able to grow crops well
very strong effect
brief
short length of time
elevated
raised
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8th Grade History Alive Chapter 4: Key Terms
rights
Manga Carta
Parliament
English bill of rights
powers or privileges that belongs to people as citizens and t…
an agreement made in 1215 listing the rights granted by king…
the lawmaking body of England consisting of Representatives f…
an act passed by parliament in 1689 that limited the monarchs…
rights
powers or privileges that belongs to people as citizens and t…
Manga Carta
an agreement made in 1215 listing the rights granted by king…
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History Alive! Grade 6 - Unit 1
Mesopotamia
Sumer
city-state
irrigation system
In ancient times, the geographic area located between the Tig…
An area in the southern part of Mesopotamia where cities firs…
an early city that was like a small, independent country with…
a means of supplying land with water
Mesopotamia
In ancient times, the geographic area located between the Tig…
Sumer
An area in the southern part of Mesopotamia where cities firs…
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8th Grade History Alive Chapter 6: Key Terms
independence
petition
Common Sense
Declaration of Independence
freedom from control by another government or country
a formal, written request made to an official person or organ…
a pamphlet published in 1776 by Thomas Paine that persuaded m…
the document written to declare the American colonies as an i…
independence
freedom from control by another government or country
petition
a formal, written request made to an official person or organ…
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history alive the ancient world-unit 1
archaeologist
historian
artifact
prehistoric
an expert who studies the past by examining the objects that…
an expert who studies and records the past.
an object made or used by people in the past.
before written history.
archaeologist
an expert who studies the past by examining the objects that…
historian
an expert who studies and records the past.
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Unit 1 - Geography - History Alive
geography
longitude
latitude
geographic terms
the study of physical surroundings
How far a place on earth is from the Prime Meridian
How far a place on earth is from the equator
words that name different landforms and bodies
geography
the study of physical surroundings
longitude
How far a place on earth is from the Prime Meridian
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TCI History Alive! United States Through Modern Times Key Terms
Resourceful
Revise
migrated
environment
good at finding ways to solve problems
to change in order to improve
to move from one place and establish a home in a new place. A…
all of the physical surroundings in a place, including land,…
Resourceful
good at finding ways to solve problems
Revise
to change in order to improve
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8th Grade History Alive Chapter 14: Key Terms
Jacksonian Democracy
civil servant
Spoils system
tariff
The idea that the common people should control the government.
An employee of the government.
The practice of rewarding political supporters with governmen…
A tax imposed by the government on goods imported from anothe…
Jacksonian Democracy
The idea that the common people should control the government.
civil servant
An employee of the government.
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History Alive - The Ancient World, Unit 4
Cuniculus
Arch
Gladiator
Greco-Roman
an underground irrigation system invented by the Etruscans
a curved structure spanning an opening and typically supporti…
a person trained to fight for public entertainment
having the characteristics of Roman culture with a strong Gre…
Cuniculus
an underground irrigation system invented by the Etruscans
Arch
a curved structure spanning an opening and typically supporti…
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8th grade History Alive Chapter 16: Key Terms
Lewis and Clark Expedition
Legacy
Rancho
Oregon Trail
A journey made form 1804-1806 by Meriwether Lewis and William…
A person's or a group's impact on future generations.
A land grant made by the Mexican government, used mostly for…
An overland route that stretched about 2,000 miles from Indep…
Lewis and Clark Expedition
A journey made form 1804-1806 by Meriwether Lewis and William…
Legacy
A person's or a group's impact on future generations.
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8th Grade History Alive Chapter 11: Key Terms
Whiskey Rebellion
Washington's Farewell... Address
Loose construction
Strict construction
A revolt by farmers in 1794 against an excise tax on whiskey
George Washington's parting message to the nation, given in 1…
A broad interpretation of the Constitution, meaning that Cong…
A narrow interpretation of the Constitution, meaning Congress…
Whiskey Rebellion
A revolt by farmers in 1794 against an excise tax on whiskey
Washington's Farewell... Address
George Washington's parting message to the nation, given in 1…
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8th Grade History Alive Chapter 7: Key Terms
American Revolution
Continental Army
strategy
ally
the struggle for North America to gain independence from Brit…
the American army during the American Revolution
an overall plan for winning a war
a nation that joins another nation in some common effort
American Revolution
the struggle for North America to gain independence from Brit…
Continental Army
the American army during the American Revolution
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8th Grade History Alive Chapter 8: Key Terms
Articles of Confederation
Northwest Territory
Northwest Ordinance
Constitutional Convention
The first written plan of government for the U.S. A confedera…
A region of the United States bounded by the Ohio and Mississ…
A law passed by Congress in 1787 that specified how western l…
A meeting held in Philadelphia in 1787 at which delegates fro…
Articles of Confederation
The first written plan of government for the U.S. A confedera…
Northwest Territory
A region of the United States bounded by the Ohio and Mississ…
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8th Grade History Alive Chapter 1: Key Terms
migrate
environment
natural resources
culture
move from one country or region to another and settle there.…
all the physical surroundings in a place, including land, wat…
useful materials found in nature including water, vegetation,…
a people's way of life, including beliefs, customs, food, dwe…
migrate
move from one country or region to another and settle there.…
environment
all the physical surroundings in a place, including land, wat…
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8th Grade History Alive Chapter 9: Key Terms
Popular Sovereignty
Legislative branch
Bicameral
Bill
The idea that the authority of government comes from the people
The law making part of the government
Having two law making parts. The Latin word means "two rooms"
A proposed law
Popular Sovereignty
The idea that the authority of government comes from the people
Legislative branch
The law making part of the government
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8th Grade History Alive Chapter 12: Key Terms
Neutrality
Isolationism
embargo
blockade
A policy of not choosing sides in a dispute or war between ot…
A policy of avoiding political or military agreements with ot…
A government order that forbids trade with another country.
A closing off of an area to keep people or supplies from goin…
Neutrality
A policy of not choosing sides in a dispute or war between ot…
Isolationism
A policy of avoiding political or military agreements with ot…
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8th Grade History Alive Chapter 2: Key Terms
New World
slavery
conquistadors
colony
the European name for the Americas. these continents were a n…
the treatment of people as property for the purpose of forcin…
spanish soldier explorers, especially those who conquered the…
a new settlement or territory established and governed by a c…
New World
the European name for the Americas. these continents were a n…
slavery
the treatment of people as property for the purpose of forcin…
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8th Grade History Alive Chapter 3: Key Terms
mercantilism
cash crops
charter
democratic
an economic policy in which nations tried to gain wealth by c…
a crop, such as tobacco , sugar, and cotton, raised in large…
a formal document issued by the king that outlined a colony's…
ruled by the people , in a democracy , the power to govern be…
mercantilism
an economic policy in which nations tried to gain wealth by c…
cash crops
a crop, such as tobacco , sugar, and cotton, raised in large…
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History Alive Preview Unit 1
Columbian Exchange
William Bedford
Conquistadors
Missionaries
The exchange of plants, animals, diseases, and people across…
Founded Massachusetts and led pilgrims
Spanish soldier explorers, especially those who conquered the…
A person or group of people who travel to a territory or comm…
Columbian Exchange
The exchange of plants, animals, diseases, and people across…
William Bedford
Founded Massachusetts and led pilgrims
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History Alive! The United States through Industrialism Chapter 8
Articles of Confederation
Territory
Enlightenment
Republic
The first written plan of government for the United States.
A region designated by congress and organized under a governor.
the "Age of Reason" in 17th and 18th century Europe. These th…
A country governed by elected representatives.
Articles of Confederation
The first written plan of government for the United States.
Territory
A region designated by congress and organized under a governor.
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Chapter 10 History Alive Vocab Terms
Debts
Acts
Protest
Taxation without Representation
Money that is owed to someone else. People ( and organization…
Laws
a statement or action expressing disapproval of or objection…
forcing people to pay taxes when they have no say in the maki…
Debts
Money that is owed to someone else. People ( and organization…
Acts
Laws
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Chapter 10 History Alive Vocab Terms
Debts
Acts
Protest
Taxation without Representation
Money that is owed to someone else. People ( and organization…
Laws
a statement or action expressing disapproval of or objection…
forcing people to pay taxes when they have no say in the maki…
Debts
Money that is owed to someone else. People ( and organization…
Acts
Laws
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Unit 12 History Alive Declaration
Declaration of Independence
Second Continental Congress
Common Sense
militia
The document that announced that the colonies were breaking a…
the meeting of the delegates from the American Colonies that…
a short powerful book by Thomas Paine that argued plainly and…
a small army made up of ordinary citizens
Declaration of Independence
The document that announced that the colonies were breaking a…
Second Continental Congress
the meeting of the delegates from the American Colonies that…
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