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Harcourt Social Studies (Latitude and Longitude)
absolute location
line of latitude
parallel
line of longitude
the exact location of a place
lines on a map or globe that run east and west; also called p…
Another word for lines of latitude
Lines on a map or globe that run north and south; also called…
absolute location
the exact location of a place
line of latitude
lines on a map or globe that run east and west; also called p…
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Harcourt Social Studies Unit 4 Vocabulary
change
history
colony
landmark
What happens when something becomes different.
The study of things that happened in the past.
A place that is ruled by another country.
A feature that makes a location special.
change
What happens when something becomes different.
history
The study of things that happened in the past.
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Harcourt Social Studies Unit 4 Vocabulary
change
history
colony
landmark
What happens when something becomes different.
The study of things that happened in the past.
A place that is ruled by another country.
A feature that makes a location special.
change
What happens when something becomes different.
history
The study of things that happened in the past.
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Unit one vocabulary Harcourt social studies
School
Learn
Share
Rule
A place where people go to learn
To find out something new
To tell others what we think or know
An instruction telling what must or must not be done
School
A place where people go to learn
Learn
To find out something new
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harcourt social studies chapter 7 vocabulary :)
Patriot
Loyalist
Neutral
Inflation
colonist who supported independence
colonist who remained loyal to the king
did not choose sides
a rise in the price of all goods
Patriot
colonist who supported independence
Loyalist
colonist who remained loyal to the king
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Harcourt Social Studies Chapter 6 vocabulary
alliance
delegates
Parliament
proclamation
a formal agreement groups or individuals
representatives
the lawmaking branch of the British government
a public announcement
alliance
a formal agreement groups or individuals
delegates
representatives
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Harcourt Social Studies (Chapter 1 - Lesson 2)
landform region
climate
mountain range
erosion
a region that has similar landforms throughout
the kind of weather a place has over a long period of time
a group of connected mountains
the gradual wearing away of the Earth's surface
landform region
a region that has similar landforms throughout
climate
the kind of weather a place has over a long period of time
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Harcourt Horizons Social Studies Chapter 3 Vocabulary
encounter
empire
monarchs
Renaissance
when people meet
a collection of lands ruled by the nation that conquered them
kings and queens
a period of time through the 1400s and 1500s
encounter
when people meet
empire
a collection of lands ruled by the nation that conquered them
25 terms
Harcourt 3rd Grade Social Studies-Chapter 3
geographic tool
continent
hemishpere
equator
maps and globes
largest land areas on a globe or map
half of the earth
an imaginary line that is halfway between the North Pole and…
geographic tool
maps and globes
continent
largest land areas on a globe or map
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Harcourt Horizons Social Studies Chapter 3 Vocabulary
encounter
empire
monarchs
Renaissance
when people meet
a collection of lands ruled by the nation that conquered them
kings and queens
a period of time between the 1400s and 1500s
encounter
when people meet
empire
a collection of lands ruled by the nation that conquered them
Harcourt 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…
27 terms
Ch. 1 Social Studies Vocabulary Harcourt Horizons
community
citizen
business
museum
a group of people who live and work together in the same place
a person who lives in and belongs to a community
an activity in which workers make or sell goods or do work fo…
a place where objects from other times and places can be seen
community
a group of people who live and work together in the same place
citizen
a person who lives in and belongs to a community
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Harcourt Social Studies Third Grade Vocabulary
Language
Oral History
Shelter
Explorer
Set of words used to communicate
Stories told by older family members to teach about the past
Home or other building that protects people from weather
A person who goes to find out about a place
Language
Set of words used to communicate
Oral History
Stories told by older family members to teach about the past
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Harcourt Social studies
colony
plantation
slavery
borderlands
A land ruled by another country.
A large farm
The practice of holding people against their will and making…
Areas of land on or near the borders between countries, colon…
colony
A land ruled by another country.
plantation
A large farm
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Harcourt Horizons Social Studies Chapter 3 Vocabulary
encounter
empire
monarchs
Renaissance
when people meet
a collection of lands ruled by the nation that conquered them
kings and queens
a period of time through the 1400s and 1500s
encounter
when people meet
empire
a collection of lands ruled by the nation that conquered them
17 terms
Harcourt Horizons Social Studies Chapter 3 Vocabulary
encounter
empire
monarchs
Renaissance
when people meet
a collection of lands ruled by the nation that conquered them
kings and queens
a period of time through the 1400s and 1500s
encounter
when people meet
empire
a collection of lands ruled by the nation that conquered them
17 terms
Harcourt Horizons Social Studies Chapter 3 Vocabulary
encounter
empire
monarchs
Renaissance
when people meet
a collection of lands ruled by the nation that conquered them
kings and queens
a period of time through the 1400s and 1500s
encounter
when people meet
empire
a collection of lands ruled by the nation that conquered them
17 terms
Harcourt Horizons Social Studies Chapter 3 Vocabulary
encounter
empire
monarchs
Renaissance
when people meet
a collection of lands ruled by the nation that conquered them
kings and queens
a period of time through the 1400s and 1500s
encounter
when people meet
empire
a collection of lands ruled by the nation that conquered them
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Harcourt Social Studies Chap 1 Lesson 2
Climate
Landforms
Population Density
Rural
Overall weather in an area over a long period of time
natural features of the earth's surface
Number of individuals per unit area
Countryside
Climate
Overall weather in an area over a long period of time
Landforms
natural features of the earth's surface
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Harcourt Social Studies Chapter 1 3rd grade
community
location
border
intermediate directions
a group of people who live in the same place
the place where communities are found
a line that shows where a state or nation ends
in-between directions that give more exact information about…
community
a group of people who live in the same place
location
the place where communities are found
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Harcourt Social Studies Chapter 1
adapt
modify
economy
renewable resources
to adjust
to change
the way people of a state, region, or country use resources t…
a resource that can be made again by nature, or by people, su…
adapt
to adjust
modify
to change
20 terms
Harcourt Social Studies Grade 5 Chapter 3
technology
navigation
expedition
empire
the use of scientific knowledge and tools to make or do somet…
the science of planning and following a route
a trip taken with the goal of exploring
a collection of lands ruled by the nation that won control of…
technology
the use of scientific knowledge and tools to make or do somet…
navigation
the science of planning and following a route
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Harcourt Horizons Social Studies Chapter 3 Vocabulary
encounter
empire
monarchs
Renaissance
when people meet
a collection of lands ruled by the nation that conquered them
kings and queens
a period of time through the 1400s and 1500s
encounter
when people meet
empire
a collection of lands ruled by the nation that conquered them
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Harcourt Social Studies CHap 1 Lesson 3
region
Culture
Five Regions of the United States
Diverse
an area defined by one or more natural or cultural characteri…
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
Northeast, Southeast, Southwest, West, Midwest,
different; varied
region
an area defined by one or more natural or cultural characteri…
Culture
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
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5th Grade Social Studies Harcourt Book; Chapter 1
contiguous (lesson 1)
region (lesson 1)
relative location (lesson 1)
continent (lesson 1)
Next to each other
An area in which many features are similar
The position of one place compared to other places
One of Earth's seven largest land masses
contiguous (lesson 1)
Next to each other
region (lesson 1)
An area in which many features are similar
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Harcourt Social Studies Grade 5 Chapter 1
contiguous
region
relative location
continent
next to each other
an area in which many features are similar
the position of one place compared to other places
one of earth's seven largest land masses
contiguous
next to each other
region
an area in which many features are similar
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Harcourt Social Studies Chapter 3 Vocabulary
export
import
a convert (n)
to convert (v)
a good shipped from one country or place to another, often to…
a good brought into one country or place from another, often…
a person who has changed their religious beliefs
to change a person's religious beliefs
export
a good shipped from one country or place to another, often to…
import
a good brought into one country or place from another, often…
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Harcourt Horizons Social Studies Chapter 3 Vocabulary
encounter
empire
monarchs
Renaissance
when people meet
a collection of lands ruled by the nation that conquered them
kings and queens
a period of time through the 1400s and 1500s
encounter
when people meet
empire
a collection of lands ruled by the nation that conquered them
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4th Grade Harcourt Social Studies Unit 1 Lesson 4
minerals
natural resource
renewable
groundwater
natural substances found in rock
found in nature such as water, soil, and trees
resources that can be replaced
water that sinks beneath the Earth's surface
minerals
natural substances found in rock
natural resource
found in nature such as water, soil, and trees
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Social Studies Harcourt Unit 1
prehistory
migrate
archaeology
theories
the period of time before people began to write
the movement of hominids as well as animals from one place to…
the study of things that earlier people left behind
accepted explanations about life in the distant past
prehistory
the period of time before people began to write
migrate
the movement of hominids as well as animals from one place to…
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5th grade Harcourt Social Studies Chapter 2 Lesson 2
division of labor
palisades
longhouses
wampum
dividing up jobs to make it possible to produce more goods
walls of tall wooden poles that surrounded Indian villages
wooden buildings that could hold up to 50 people
beads cut from seashells that were traded for goods
division of labor
dividing up jobs to make it possible to produce more goods
palisades
walls of tall wooden poles that surrounded Indian villages
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Social Studies Chapter 5 Harcourt
Repeal
Grievance
Parliament
Protest
To cancel or undo a law.
A complaint.
The. law making branch of the British government
To work against or object to a certain policy.
Repeal
To cancel or undo a law.
Grievance
A complaint.
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Harcourt Social Studies Grade 5 Chapter 11
reconstruction
black codes
acquit
freedmen
rebuilding
laws limiting the rights of former enslaved people in the south
not guilty
men, women, and children who had been enslaved
reconstruction
rebuilding
black codes
laws limiting the rights of former enslaved people in the south
20 terms
Harcourt Social Studies Grade 5 Chapter 9
gap
pioneer
consequence
impressement
a low place between mountains
an early settler of an area
something that happens because of an action
the taking of workers against their will
gap
a low place between mountains
pioneer
an early settler of an area
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Harcourt 3rd Grade Social Studies-Chapter 3
physical feature
mountain range
valley
plateau
includes land, water climate and plant life.
is a chain of mountains
a low area of land that lies between hills or mountains.
a landform with steep sides that rise to a flat top.
physical feature
includes land, water climate and plant life.
mountain range
is a chain of mountains
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Harcourt Social Studies Unit 2
Location
Landform
Region
Cardinal directions
The place where something is.
A kind of land with a special shape, such as a mountain, hill…
An area of land with the same features.
The main directions of north, south, east and west.
Location
The place where something is.
Landform
A kind of land with a special shape, such as a mountain, hill…
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Harcourt social studies grade 4 chapter 12
Continental Divide
volcano
lava
crater
an imaginary line that runs north and south along the highest…
an opening in earth's surface out of which hot gases ash, and…
hot, melted rock that comes from a volcano
an opening in earth's surface created when a volcano erupts a…
Continental Divide
an imaginary line that runs north and south along the highest…
volcano
an opening in earth's surface out of which hot gases ash, and…
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Harcourt Social Studies Grade 5 Chapter 10
sectionalism
diverse economy
free state
slave state
regional loyalty
an economy that is based on many industries rather than just…
a state that did not allow slavery before the Civil War
a state that allowed slavery before the Civil War
sectionalism
regional loyalty
diverse economy
an economy that is based on many industries rather than just…
26 terms
Social Studies Chapter 5 Harcourt
Repeal
Grievance
Parliament
Protest
To cancel or undo a law.
A complaint.
The. law making branch of the British government
To work against or object to a certain policy.
Repeal
To cancel or undo a law.
Grievance
A complaint.
23 terms
Harcourt Social Studies Grade 5 Chapter 4
colony
plantation
slavery
borderlands
a land ruled by another country
a large farm
the practice of holding people against their will and making…
areas of land on or near the borders between countries, colon…
colony
a land ruled by another country
plantation
a large farm
28 terms
Ch. 1 Social Studies Vocabulary Harcourt Horizons - Grade3
community (Ch.1-L1)
citizen (Ch.1-L1)
business (Ch.1-L1)
museum (Ch.1-L1)
a group of people who live and work together in the same place
a person who lives in and belongs to a community
an activity in which workers make or sell goods or do work fo…
a place where objects from other times and places can be seen
community (Ch.1-L1)
a group of people who live and work together in the same place
citizen (Ch.1-L1)
a person who lives in and belongs to a community
22 terms
Harcourt Social Studies Grade 5 Chapter 5
dissent
expel
industry
imports
disagreement
to force to leave
all the businesses that make one kind of product or offer one…
a product brought into a country
dissent
disagreement
expel
to force to leave
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Harcourt Social Studies Grade 5 Chapter 8
arsenal
federal system
republic
compromise
a weapons storehouse
a system of government in which the power to govern is shared…
a form of government in which people elect representatives to…
to give up some of what you want in order to reach an agreement
arsenal
a weapons storehouse
federal system
a system of government in which the power to govern is shared…
15 terms
Unit 1 Harcourt Social Studies
Region
Contiguous
Continents
Climate
An area which many features are similar
Next to each other
Earths seven largest land masses North America South America…
The kind of weather a place has over a long time
Region
An area which many features are similar
Contiguous
Next to each other
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Harcourt Social Studies Our Communities Chapter 3 3rd Grade Vocabulary
geographic tools
continents
hemisphere
equator
are maps and globes that can tell us where a place is and wha…
Asia, Africa, North America, South America, Antarctica, Europ…
is half of the earth ( northern, southern, eastern, western)
an imaginary line at 0 degrees that is halfway between the No…
geographic tools
are maps and globes that can tell us where a place is and wha…
continents
Asia, Africa, North America, South America, Antarctica, Europ…
15 terms
harcourt 2nd grade social studies
Producer
Goods
Services
Consumer
a person who grows, makes, or sells products
Things that can be bought and sold
Work done for others
A person who buys and uses goods and services
Producer
a person who grows, makes, or sells products
Goods
Things that can be bought and sold
22 terms
Harcourt Social Studies Chapter 5
apprentice
broker
constitution
debtor
a person who lived and worked with an artisan's family for se…
a person is paid to buy and sell for someone else
a written plan of government
a person who was put in prison for owing money
apprentice
a person who lived and worked with an artisan's family for se…
broker
a person is paid to buy and sell for someone else
31 terms
Harcourt Social Studies Chapter 8
amendment
Anti-Federalists
arsenal
bill
a change
citizens who were against ratificaton of the Constitution
a weapons storehouse
an idea for a new law
amendment
a change
Anti-Federalists
citizens who were against ratificaton of the Constitution
23 terms
Harcourt Social Studies Chapter 4
ally
borderlands
cash crop
colony
a partner
areas of land on or near the borders between countries, colon…
a crop that people grow to sell
a land ruled by another country
ally
a partner
borderlands
areas of land on or near the borders between countries, colon…
19 terms
Harcourt Social Studies Chapter 12
Armistice
assembly line
bureaucracy
communism
an agreement to stop fighting
a system of mass production where products are put together a…
the workers and groups that run government programs
a political and economic system in which the government owns…
Armistice
an agreement to stop fighting
assembly line
a system of mass production where products are put together a…
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