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Chapter 5 The United States
Rocky Mountains
Plantation
Chicago
Washington, D.C.
Rocky Mountains
Plantation
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Chapter 5-Geography-The United States
tributary
plantation
pioneers
bilingual
a stream or river that flows into a larger stream or rivier
a large farm that grows mainly one crop
the first settlers in the West.
having the ability to speak two languages.
tributary
a stream or river that flows into a larger stream or rivier
plantation
a large farm that grows mainly one crop
Chapter 5: United States
Appalachian Mountains
Great Lakes
Mississippi River
Tributary
The main mountain range in the east
*The largest group of freshwater lakes in the world... * Form an…
*North America's longest and most important river... *Two tribut…
a smaller stream that flows into a larger stream or river
Appalachian Mountains
The main mountain range in the east
Great Lakes
*The largest group of freshwater lakes in the world... * Form an…
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Chapter 5 The United States Vocabulary
Appalachian Mountains
Great Lakes
Mississippi River
tributary
the main mountain range in the East
the largest group of freshwater lakes in the world
largest and most important river in the USA
a smaller stream or river that flows into a larger stream or…
Appalachian Mountains
the main mountain range in the East
Great Lakes
the largest group of freshwater lakes in the world
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Chapter 5: History and Cultures of the United States
U.S. Constitution
Hunters crossed a land bridge between…
United States and Soviet Union
10 provinces and 3 territories
What plan explains how the U.S. government is set up and works?
How did the first people arrive in the Americas?
Which countries became major world powers after World War II?
How many provinces and territories make up Canada today?
U.S. Constitution
What plan explains how the U.S. government is set up and works?
Hunters crossed a land bridge between…
How did the first people arrive in the Americas?
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Chapter 5: The United States
One process of ________________ uses l…
The Great Lakes, Piedmont, and Interio…
On September 17, 1787, state delegates…
In 1992, the United States, Mexico, an…
irrigration
physical
U.S. Constitution
Canada
One process of ________________ uses l…
irrigration
The Great Lakes, Piedmont, and Interio…
physical
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Chapter 5: The United States
Appalachian Mountains
Great Lakes
Mississippi River
tributary
the main mountain range in the East
the largest group of freshwater lakes in the world
North America's longest river
a stream or river that flows into a larger stream or river
Appalachian Mountains
the main mountain range in the East
Great Lakes
the largest group of freshwater lakes in the world
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The United States - Chapter 5
Legislative Branch
Executive Branch
Judicial Branch
Cultural Blending
makes the laws, ran by Congress
enforce the laws, ran by the president
settle disputes over laws, Supreme Court
Cultural blending is when two or more cultures living in clos…
Legislative Branch
makes the laws, ran by Congress
Executive Branch
enforce the laws, ran by the president
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Chapter 5~ The United States
tributary
continental divide
colony
plantation
A stream or river that flows into a larger river
Mountain ridge that separates river systems flowing towards o…
A group of people in one place who are ruled by a parent coun…
large farm that specializes in one or two crops
tributary
A stream or river that flows into a larger river
continental divide
Mountain ridge that separates river systems flowing towards o…
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United States History Chapter 5 Section 4 Vocabulary
convention
debate
patriot
submission
- a formal meeting called for a special purpose.
- an argument or discussion among people.
- someone who loves his or her country.
- the act of giving up on something.
convention
- a formal meeting called for a special purpose.
debate
- an argument or discussion among people.
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United States Government - Chapter 5
constituents
apportionment
impeachment
necessary and proper clause
people a member of Congress represents
Distribution of representatives among the states based on the…
Charges against a president approved by a majority of the Hou…
states that Congress, in addition to its express powers, has…
constituents
people a member of Congress represents
apportionment
Distribution of representatives among the states based on the…
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Chapter 5 The Constitution of the United States
Continental Congress
Articles of Confederation
legislative branch
executive branch
the legislative assembly composed of delegates from the rebel…
a constitution drafted in 1777 and ratified in 1781; weak cen…
the branch of government that makes the laws
the branch of government that carries out or enforces laws
Continental Congress
the legislative assembly composed of delegates from the rebel…
Articles of Confederation
a constitution drafted in 1777 and ratified in 1781; weak cen…
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Chapter 5 "The United States" Vocabulary
Tributary
Headwaters
Divide
Fall line
A small river or streams that empties into a larger river
The beginning or source of a stream or river
The high point or ridge that determines the direction rivers…
the eastern United States boundary where the higher land drop…
Tributary
A small river or streams that empties into a larger river
Headwaters
The beginning or source of a stream or river
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Chapter 5: The United States
Which country is the third largest in…
Which two states do not border any oth…
What is the main mountain range in the…
What do we call the five lakes that fo…
United States
Hawaii and Alaska
Appalachian Mountains
Great Lakes
Which country is the third largest in…
United States
Which two states do not border any oth…
Hawaii and Alaska
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sutton chapter 5 the united states
landforms
Mount McKinley (Denali)
Alaskan Range
multiple mountain ranges
formed from glacial and plate tectonic activity
the highest point in the US
mount McKinley is found in the
the US is known for ...in the WEST
landforms
formed from glacial and plate tectonic activity
Mount McKinley (Denali)
the highest point in the US
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Chapter 5 The United States of America
country
flag
east
coast
land
flagga
öster
kust
country
land
flag
flagga
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Chapter 5: The United states of America
coast
south
country
pronounce
kust
södra, söder
land
uttala
coast
kust
south
södra, söder
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The United States, Chapter 5: "Toward Independence"
authority
boycott
militia
repealed
the government or controlling power
to refuse to buy one or more goods from a certain source. An…
a small army made up of ordinary citizens who are trained to…
to take back, or to cancel, a law
authority
the government or controlling power
boycott
to refuse to buy one or more goods from a certain source. An…
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Chapter 5 The united States and Canada
Colony
Annexed
Ceded
Civil War
A group of people in one place who are ruled by a parent coun…
To become a part of
Surrendered
A war between people of the same country.
Colony
A group of people in one place who are ruled by a parent coun…
Annexed
To become a part of
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Chapter 5 Constitution of the United States
Articles of Confederation
Legislative Branch
Executive Branch
Judicial Branch
a set of laws to govern the United States
Congress; part of government that is responsible for making l…
executes or puts into action the laws passed by Congress
made up of courts and judges who interpret and apply the laws…
Articles of Confederation
a set of laws to govern the United States
Legislative Branch
Congress; part of government that is responsible for making l…
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United States Chapter 5
Total Pop.
Life Expectancy
Literacy Rate
Per Capita GDP
•318.9 Million
•78 years
•99.9%
•$53,041
Total Pop.
•318.9 Million
Life Expectancy
•78 years
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chapter 5- The United States
Appalachian mountians
Great lakes
Mississippi river
tributary
The main mountian range in the East that rise above the piedm…
five major water features which is the largest group of rresh…
North america's largest and most important river (tributaries)
a small river or stream that flows into a larger stream or ri…
Appalachian mountians
The main mountian range in the East that rise above the piedm…
Great lakes
five major water features which is the largest group of rresh…
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Chapter 5: The United States
Tributary
headwaters
divide
fall line
a smaller river or stream that feeds into a larger river
the source of a stream or river
high point or ridge that determines the direction rivers flow
a boundary in the eastern United States where the higher land…
Tributary
a smaller river or stream that feeds into a larger river
headwaters
the source of a stream or river
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United States Government - Chapter 5
constituents
apportionment
appropriation
impeachment
people a member of Congress represents
Distribution of representatives among the states based on the…
A legislative grant of money to finance a government program…
Charges against a president approved by a majority of the Hou…
constituents
people a member of Congress represents
apportionment
Distribution of representatives among the states based on the…
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Chapter 5 The United States & Canada
Tributary
Headwaters
Divide
Fall LIne
A small river or stream that flows into a large river or stre…
The source of a stream or river
A high point or ridge that determines the direction rivers fl…
a boundary in the eastern United States where the higher land…
Tributary
A small river or stream that flows into a large river or stre…
Headwaters
The source of a stream or river
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Chapter 5: The United States West of the Mississippi River
cordillera
timberline
contiguous
Continental Divide
a region of parallel mountain chains - Rocky Mountains
the elevation above which it is too cold for trees to grow
joined together inside a common boundary
an imaginary line through the Rocky Mountains that separates…
cordillera
a region of parallel mountain chains - Rocky Mountains
timberline
the elevation above which it is too cold for trees to grow
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The United States (Chapter 5)
Tributary
Headwaters
Divide
Fall Line
A smaller river or stream that feeds into a larger river
The source of a stream or river
A high point or ridge that determines the direction rivers flow
A boundary in the eastern United States where the higher land…
Tributary
A smaller river or stream that feeds into a larger river
Headwaters
The source of a stream or river
Chapter 5 The Constitution of the United States
Articles of Confederation
Legislative branch
Executive Branch
Judicial Branch
Plan that established, in 1781, a limited national government…
Branch of government that makes the laws; Congress
Branch of government, headed by the President, that enforces…
Branch of government, made up of courts and judges, that inte…
Articles of Confederation
Plan that established, in 1781, a limited national government…
Legislative branch
Branch of government that makes the laws; Congress
29 terms
Chapter 5: The Constitution of the United States
Articles of Confederation
Legislative Branch
Executive Branch
Judicial Branch
Set of laws to govern the United States
Responsible for making laws
Executes/puts in action laws passed by Congress
Courts and Judges who interpret and apply laws in cases given…
Articles of Confederation
Set of laws to govern the United States
Legislative Branch
Responsible for making laws
29 terms
Chapter 5: The Constitution Of The United States
Articles Of Confederation
Legislative Branch
Executive Branch
Judicial Branch
The Continental Congress adopted these set of laws to govern…
The part of the government that is responsible for making laws.
Headed by the President, executives, or put into action, the…
Made up of the courts and judges who interpret and apply the…
Articles Of Confederation
The Continental Congress adopted these set of laws to govern…
Legislative Branch
The part of the government that is responsible for making laws.
29 terms
Chapter 5: The Constitution of the United States
Articles of Confederation
legislative branch
executive branch
judicial branch
Plan that established, in 1781, a limited national government…
Congress, is the part of the government that is responsible f…
headed by the President, executes put laws into action
made up of the courts and judges
Articles of Confederation
Plan that established, in 1781, a limited national government…
legislative branch
Congress, is the part of the government that is responsible f…
37 terms
United States History Chapter 5
Louis Joliet
Jacques Marquette
La Salle
Louisiana
a fur trader who, along with Jacques Marquette, reached the M…
French Jesuit missionary explorer who, with Louis Joliet, tra…
Explored Mississippi to Gulf of Mexico and claimed Louisiana…
vast region at mouth of Mississippi River claimed by La Salle…
Louis Joliet
a fur trader who, along with Jacques Marquette, reached the M…
Jacques Marquette
French Jesuit missionary explorer who, with Louis Joliet, tra…
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Chapter 5: The United States West of the Mississippi River
cordillera
timberline
contiguous
Continental Divide
a region of parallel mountain chains
the elevation above which it is too cold for trees to grow
joined together inside a common boundary
an imaginary line through the Rock Mountains that separates r…
cordillera
a region of parallel mountain chains
timberline
the elevation above which it is too cold for trees to grow
21 terms
Chapter 5 The United States West of the Mississippi River
cordillera
timberline
contiguous
Continental Divide
a region of parallel mountain chains
the elevation above which it is too cold for trees to grow
joined together inside a common boundary
an imaginary line through the Rocky Mountains that separates…
cordillera
a region of parallel mountain chains
timberline
the elevation above which it is too cold for trees to grow
18 terms
Chapter 5 Vocab - United States
Gross National Product
Gross Domestic Product
Manufacturing Belt
sunbelt
value of all the products and services produced in one year b…
value of all the products and services produced in one year w…
a concentrated region of manufacturing industries in the nort…
a mild climate region in the southern and southwestern portio…
Gross National Product
value of all the products and services produced in one year b…
Gross Domestic Product
value of all the products and services produced in one year w…
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United States Chapter 5 Vocab
Tributary
Headwaters
Divide
Fall Line
a smaller river or stream that feeds into a larger river
The source of a stream or river
a high point or ridge that determines the direction rivers flow
a boundary in the eastern United States where the higher land…
Tributary
a smaller river or stream that feeds into a larger river
Headwaters
The source of a stream or river
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United States Chapter 5 Vocabulary
Acid Rain
Aqueduct
Clear-cutting
Divide
Precipitation carrying large amounts of dissolved acids, whic…
a channel or pipeline for carrying a large quantity of flowin…
The removal of all trees in a stand of timber
A high point or ridge that determines the direction rives flow
Acid Rain
Precipitation carrying large amounts of dissolved acids, whic…
Aqueduct
a channel or pipeline for carrying a large quantity of flowin…
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United States History Prentice Hall Chapter 5
Bill of Rights
ratification
checks and balances
popular sovereignty
the first ten amendments to the Constitution
official approval
a system in which different branches of government limit one…
a system in which government power comes from the people
Bill of Rights
the first ten amendments to the Constitution
ratification
official approval
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World Geography:Chapter 5 Sction 3 The United States
megalopolis
Washington, D.C.
Detroit
Chicago
a string of large cities that have grown together
capital of the United States
city located in Michigan... leading automobile producer
third largest city in the United States... one of the busiest sh…
megalopolis
a string of large cities that have grown together
Washington, D.C.
capital of the United States
17 terms
Chapter 5: United States Vocab
Tributary
Appalachian Mountains
Continental divide
Great Lakes
a smaller stream or river that flows into a larger stream or…
a mountain system in eastern North America
An area of high ground that divides the flow of rivers toward…
a group of five freshwater lakes in North America; they are L…
Tributary
a smaller stream or river that flows into a larger stream or…
Appalachian Mountains
a mountain system in eastern North America
20 terms
Unit 4 Chapter 5 & 6: The United States & Canada
Tributary
Headwaters
Divide
Fall Line
A stream or river that flows into a larger river
The source of a river
A high point or ridge that determines the direction rivers flow
Area that separates the Piedmont from the coastal plain
Tributary
A stream or river that flows into a larger river
Headwaters
The source of a river
36 terms
BJU United States History Chapter 5
Louis Joliet and Jacques Marquette (16…
La Salle (1682)
Louisiana
King William's War, Queen Anne's War,…
French trapper and Jesuit priest who canoed down the Mississi…
Set out to explore the length of the Mississippi. Made a comp…
The vast region at the mouth of the Mississippi River.
Three wars that erupted in Europe between England and France…
Louis Joliet and Jacques Marquette (16…
French trapper and Jesuit priest who canoed down the Mississi…
La Salle (1682)
Set out to explore the length of the Mississippi. Made a comp…
56 terms
AGS United States History Chapter 5
relationship
Proclamation Line of 1763
Pontiac
colonists reaction to the Proclamation…
two or more things or groups connected in some way
British law that ordered all settlers to leave the Ohio Valle…
Chief of the Ottawa Indians who organized attacks on colonial…
colonists felt the law prevented them from developing western…
relationship
two or more things or groups connected in some way
Proclamation Line of 1763
British law that ordered all settlers to leave the Ohio Valle…
43 terms
United States History: Quiz 1 - Chapter 5
The three NC signers of the Constituti…
The oldest (rat in the barn), most pop…
The three authors of the federalist Pa…
The president of the Constitutional Co…
Blount, Spaight, Williamson
Franklin
Madison, Jay, and Hamilton
George Washington
The three NC signers of the Constituti…
Blount, Spaight, Williamson
The oldest (rat in the barn), most pop…
Franklin
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Chapter5 United States History
duty
recession
Popular sovereignty
federalism
a tax on imported goods
an economic( money) slow down business is slow
government subject two the will the people (want to ) what th…
political system in which power divide between national and s…
duty
a tax on imported goods
recession
an economic( money) slow down business is slow
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History Alive United States through Industrialism Unit 2: Chapter 5,
economy
colonial regions
founding
geography
the way that a region or country organizes the manufacturing…
New England, Middle and Southern Colonies mostly located alon…
the beginning or start of something
the physical surroundings of an area
economy
the way that a region or country organizes the manufacturing…
colonial regions
New England, Middle and Southern Colonies mostly located alon…
40 terms
Geography - Chapter 5 - United States
Applachian Mountains
Great Lakes
Mississippi River
Great Plains
Mountain range in the Eastern United States, running parallel…
Five lakes forming the largest group of freshwater lakes in t…
The largest river & chief water way in the United States
A vast grassland in central North America
Applachian Mountains
Mountain range in the Eastern United States, running parallel…
Great Lakes
Five lakes forming the largest group of freshwater lakes in t…
18 terms
united states history heritage of freedom chapter 5
laissez faire
navigation act of 1660
1732, hat act
colonists
hands off
goods exported carried out on ships by the british
protect british hat manufactures
were less dependent on England for protection
laissez faire
hands off
navigation act of 1660
goods exported carried out on ships by the british
14 terms
Chapter 5 the United States & Canada
Fall line
Blizzards
Chaparral
Chinook
A boundary in the eastern US where the higher land of the Pie…
A snowstorm with winds of more than 35 mph, temperatures belo…
A type of vegetation made up of dense forests of shrubs & sho…
Seasonal warm winds that blow down the Rockies in late winter…
Fall line
A boundary in the eastern US where the higher land of the Pie…
Blizzards
A snowstorm with winds of more than 35 mph, temperatures belo…
17 terms
United States History Chapter 5
Thirteen
Puritans
Obadiah Holmes
Roger Williams
The number of original colonies in America
People who wanted to change the Church of England and purify…
Man who was beaten with a whip in Massachusetts for preaching…
Man who founded or began the colony of Rhode Island.
Thirteen
The number of original colonies in America
Puritans
People who wanted to change the Church of England and purify…
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