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Social Studies Chapter 8: Vocabulary Study Guide
pharaoh
pyramid
Khufu
Senusret (the first)
Egypt's four leaders name
a huge triangular-shaped monument of ancient Egypt built arou…
builder of the pyramids
ruler during the Middle Kingdom
pharaoh
Egypt's four leaders name
pyramid
a huge triangular-shaped monument of ancient Egypt built arou…
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Chapter 8 Social Studies Guide
Pericles
Direct Democracy
Delian League
Acropolis
Leader of Athens from 460 to 429 B.C.
Form of government in which all citizens participate.
League of the Greek city-states formed for mutual protection.
Highest part of Athens, location of important buildings.
Pericles
Leader of Athens from 460 to 429 B.C.
Direct Democracy
Form of government in which all citizens participate.
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Chapter 8 social studies Guide
Erasmo Seguin
San Felipe de Austin
Old 300
Baron do Bastrop
Helped Austin Convince Spain of colonization plans
Founded in 1824, became capital of Austin's colony
Mainly Anglo settlers that were the first to arrive in TX
Dutch businessman, helped Moses Austin in meeting with the Go…
Erasmo Seguin
Helped Austin Convince Spain of colonization plans
San Felipe de Austin
Founded in 1824, became capital of Austin's colony
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Chapter 8 Vocabulary - Social Studies
myth
ritual
oracle
oral tradition
a traditional story that explains the practices or beliefs of…
words or actions that are part of a religious ceremony
a sacred shrine where a priest or priestess spoke for a god o…
the custom of passing along stories by speech; from generatio…
myth
a traditional story that explains the practices or beliefs of…
ritual
words or actions that are part of a religious ceremony
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Social Studies Vocabulary: Chapter 8
slave trade... trata de esclavos
dilemma... el dilema
Middle Passage... Paso medio
triangular trade... comercio triangular
The exchange of captured people for goods.... El intercambio de…
A situation in which a person is forced to make a decision ev…
The voyage of slave ships across the Atlantic Ocean from West…
The exchange of slaves and goods among Europe, the Americas,…
slave trade... trata de esclavos
The exchange of captured people for goods.... El intercambio de…
dilemma... el dilema
A situation in which a person is forced to make a decision ev…
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Social Studies: Chapter 8 Study Guide
covenant
conestoga
proprietor
debtor
a binding agreement
sturdy vehicle topped with white canvas and used by pioneers…
an owner of a store or other business
a person who owes money
covenant
a binding agreement
conestoga
sturdy vehicle topped with white canvas and used by pioneers…
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Social Studies Chapter 8 Vocabulary
frontier
prairie
fertile
livestock
the beginning of unexplored land
a flat or gently rolling land that is covered with tall grass…
soil that is able to produce good crops
animals that are raised on farms, such as cattle, hogs, and c…
frontier
the beginning of unexplored land
prairie
a flat or gently rolling land that is covered with tall grass…
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Social Studies Chapter 8 Vocabulary
persecution
vaquero
entrepreneur
Industrial Revolution
poor treatment because of one's beliefs
a Mexican cowboy
someone who takes risks to start a business
the period when there was a shift from making goods by hand t…
persecution
poor treatment because of one's beliefs
vaquero
a Mexican cowboy
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Social Studies Chapter 8 Vocabulary
Stamp Act
repeal
Battle of Bunker Hill
Tea Act
Passed in 1765; it was a law that taxed printed goods, includ…
to cancel
important revolutionary battle that took place on Breed's Hill
law that allowed only one company to sell tea to the colonists
Stamp Act
Passed in 1765; it was a law that taxed printed goods, includ…
repeal
to cancel
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Social Studies Chapter 8 Vocabulary
oracle bone
pictograph
dynastic circle
Mandate of Heaven
A bone or shell used in Shang Dynasty religious rituals.
A picture or drawing that represents a word or an idea.
The pattern of the rise and fall of dynasties.
Ancient Chinese belief that a ruler had the gods' approval.
oracle bone
A bone or shell used in Shang Dynasty religious rituals.
pictograph
A picture or drawing that represents a word or an idea.
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Chapter 8 Social Studies Study Guide
Hebrews
Judaism
Abraham
Moses
sometime between 2000 and 1500 BC new people appeared in Sout…
the Hebrews religion
The bible traces back to him... God told Abraham to leave his ho…
a Hebrew leader... in 12oos BC, God told him to lead the hebrews…
Hebrews
sometime between 2000 and 1500 BC new people appeared in Sout…
Judaism
the Hebrews religion
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Chapter 8 study guide Social Studies
Name one cause of the French and India…
Which country claimed Louisiana in 1763?
What did the British government do to…
What does representation mean?
France and Britain both claimed the Ohio Valley
Spain
It passed new tax laws for the colonies
it means a voice in the government
Name one cause of the French and India…
France and Britain both claimed the Ohio Valley
Which country claimed Louisiana in 1763?
Spain
Social Studies - Chapter 8 Vocabulary
prairie
drought
migration
entreprenuer
an area of flat or rolling land filled with grasses and wildf…
a long period of little or no rain
the movement of people from one place to another
people who start a new business
prairie
an area of flat or rolling land filled with grasses and wildf…
drought
a long period of little or no rain
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Chapter 8 Study Guide-social studies
Rush-Bagot Agreement
Convention of 1818
Adams-Onis Treaty
Monroe Doctrine
limited the naval power on the Great Lakes for both the U.S.…
set the border between the U.S. and Canada at 49 degrees N la…
settled all border disputes between Spain and the U.S. and Sp…
an exclusive statement of American policy warning European po…
Rush-Bagot Agreement
limited the naval power on the Great Lakes for both the U.S.…
Convention of 1818
set the border between the U.S. and Canada at 49 degrees N la…
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Social Studies, Chapter 8 Vocabulary
Parliment
Stamp Act
repeal
Sons of Liberty
Britain's law-making assembly
a law passed by Parliment that taxed printed materials in col…
cancel
Patriots who oppose British before Revolutionary War
Parliment
Britain's law-making assembly
Stamp Act
a law passed by Parliment that taxed printed materials in col…
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Social Studies Chapter 8 Study Guide
Benito Mussolini
Adolf Hitler
Neville Chamberlain
Hideki Tojo
Italian Fascist dictator
German dictator, Nazi Party head
Prime Minister of great Britain, made Munich Agreement with H…
Prime Minister of Japan
Benito Mussolini
Italian Fascist dictator
Adolf Hitler
German dictator, Nazi Party head
Social Studies: Chapter 8
mission
convert
presido
voyageur
A religious settlement
To cause a person to change a belief.
A military fort where soldiers live.
A trader who transports furs by canoe in New France.
mission
A religious settlement
convert
To cause a person to change a belief.
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Social Studies Study guide chapter 8
The French and Indian War
The Stamp Act
Committees of Correspondence
Boycott
The French and Indian War was a war between Britain and Franc…
On March 1765 Parliament passed the Stamp Act. The Stamp Act…
The Committees of Correspondence was used to speed up informa…
To refuse to buy or use goods or services .
The French and Indian War
The French and Indian War was a war between Britain and Franc…
The Stamp Act
On March 1765 Parliament passed the Stamp Act. The Stamp Act…
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Social Studies Chapter 8 Study Guide
Nationalism
Militarism
Alliance System
Balance of Power
A strong feeling of pride in and devotion to one's country
A policy of aggressive military preparedness
A formal agreement between two or more nations or powers to c…
distribution of military and economic power that prevents any…
Nationalism
A strong feeling of pride in and devotion to one's country
Militarism
A policy of aggressive military preparedness
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Chapter 8 Vocabulary Social Studies
pharaoh
pyramid
Khufu
Senusret I
Leader of Egyptians.
A big triangle shaped monument in ancient Egypt built around…
Ruler during the old kingdom from about 2551-2528 B.C.E and i…
Ruler during the middle kingdom from about 1971-1926 B.C.E an…
pharaoh
Leader of Egyptians.
pyramid
A big triangle shaped monument in ancient Egypt built around…
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Chapter 8 social studies Vocabulary
Popular sovereignty
Limited goverment
Enumerated power
Reserved power
The authority of the people.
The power's of government are strictly defined.
Power specifically given Congress in the constitution.
Power belonging only to one state.
Popular sovereignty
The authority of the people.
Limited goverment
The power's of government are strictly defined.
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Social Studies Vocabulary Chapter 8
Slave Trade
Dilemma
Middle Passage
Triangular Trade
The exchange of captured people for goods.
A situation in which a person is forced to make a decision ev…
The voyage of slave ships across the Atlantic Ocean, from Wes…
The exchange of slaves and goods among Europe, the Americas,…
Slave Trade
The exchange of captured people for goods.
Dilemma
A situation in which a person is forced to make a decision ev…
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Chapter 8 Social Studies Study Guide (Vocabulary Words)
Maritime
Parliament
Ottawa
Regionalism
On or near the sea
Canada's governing body
Capital of Canada
A strong connection in which people feel toward their region
Maritime
On or near the sea
Parliament
Canada's governing body
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Jack Social Studies Chapter 8 study guide
immigrant
tradition
voyage
language
a person who comes to live in a country from somewhere else i…
a custom, or way of doing something, that is passed on in a f…
an ocean journey
the words and signs people use to communicate
immigrant
a person who comes to live in a country from somewhere else i…
tradition
a custom, or way of doing something, that is passed on in a f…
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Social Studies Chapter 8 Study Guide
At the beginning of his first term in…
President Washington created a group o…
The _______ is a group of people who a…
One of the most pressing problems faci…
named well known leaders to head government departments
the cabinet
cabinet
an economic crisis caused by high dept
At the beginning of his first term in…
named well known leaders to head government departments
President Washington created a group o…
the cabinet
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Social Studies Chapter 8
Exclusive jurisdiction
original jurisdiction... CLUE: If you ar…
Appellate jurisdiction... CLUE: Appeal a…
remand... CLUE: re means "again"
___ ___ means that only federal courts can hear and decide fe…
District courts have ___ __, the authority to hear federal ca…
__ __ allows a court to hear appeals from a lower court
This is a way that an appeals court can decide on an opinion.…
Exclusive jurisdiction
___ ___ means that only federal courts can hear and decide fe…
original jurisdiction... CLUE: If you ar…
District courts have ___ __, the authority to hear federal ca…
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Social Studies Chapter 8
frontier
prairie
fertile
livestock
the beginning of unexplored land
a flat or gently rolling land that is covered with tall grass…
soil that is able to produce good crops
animals that are raised on farms, such as cattle, hogs, and c…
frontier
the beginning of unexplored land
prairie
a flat or gently rolling land that is covered with tall grass…
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Chapter 8, Social Studies
Frontier
Pioneers
Flatboats
Conestoga Wagon
The edge of a settled land
People who settle on land that is new to them
Flat bottomed boats that could carry two or three families
sturdy covered wagon
Frontier
The edge of a settled land
Pioneers
People who settle on land that is new to them
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Social Studies Chapter 8 Study Guide
Legions
Republic
Cincinnatus
Hannibal
Small group of organized soldiers, close to 6000 men
Government where the leader is no king or queen, but is elect…
The first dictator of Rome
Carthage's greatest military general during Punic war
Legions
Small group of organized soldiers, close to 6000 men
Republic
Government where the leader is no king or queen, but is elect…
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Chapter 8 Study Guide [Social Studies]
Corporation
Competition
Monopoly
Strike
A business in which many people own shares.
More than one business tries to sell the same good or services
When a company has no competition.
When workers refuse to work.
Corporation
A business in which many people own shares.
Competition
More than one business tries to sell the same good or services
Social Studies Study Guide for Chapter 8
Tenochtitlan was the capital of the Az…
A community pays for things it needs w…
A tall ____ stands in Washington, D.C.…
Congress is made up of the
empire
tax
monument
House of Representatives and the Senate
Tenochtitlan was the capital of the Az…
empire
A community pays for things it needs w…
tax
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Chapter 8 Study Guide Social Studies
Slavs
tatars
Igor Stravinsky
coup
the largest ethnic group in Russia
Muslim descendants of the Mongols
wrote "The Firebird Suite"
military overthrow of the government
Slavs
the largest ethnic group in Russia
tatars
Muslim descendants of the Mongols
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Social Studies - Chapter 8 Vocabulary
traitor
surrender
mercenary
victory
someone who is not loyal
to give up
a soldier who is paid to fight for a foreign country
the defeat of an enemy
traitor
someone who is not loyal
surrender
to give up
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Social Studies Chapter 8 Vocabulary
anthem
capitol
compromise
Congress
a patriotic song
a government building in a capital city where lawmakers meet
when each person gives up some of what he or she wants in ord…
the legislative branch of the national government
anthem
a patriotic song
capitol
a government building in a capital city where lawmakers meet
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Chapter 8 Social Studies Vocabulary
authority
government service
legislative
executive
The right given to leaders to give orders, make decisions, an…
The work that the government does for everyone in its area.
Having to do with the branch of government that makes laws.
Having to do with the branch of government that sees that law…
authority
The right given to leaders to give orders, make decisions, an…
government service
The work that the government does for everyone in its area.
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Social Studies Chapter 8 Study Guide
Today people can learn about Troy from…
The Mycenaeans borrowed their art styl…
Which ancient culture used a writing s…
How did Socrates act as a responsible…
Epics of Homer
The Minoan
The Minoan culture
Socrates taught them how to improve their live, and the teach…
Today people can learn about Troy from…
Epics of Homer
The Mycenaeans borrowed their art styl…
The Minoan
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Social Studies Chapter 8 vocabulary
Boston Massacre
repeal
Stamp Act
Parliament
event in 1770 in Boston in which British soldiers killed five…
to cancel
A law passed by the British Parliament in 1765 requiring colo…
Britain's law-making assembly
Boston Massacre
event in 1770 in Boston in which British soldiers killed five…
repeal
to cancel
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Social Studies Chapter 8 Vocabulary
Enlightenment
reason
secularism
individualism
an era of new ideas from the mid-1600s through the 1700s
logical thinking
playing down the importance of religion
a belief in the political and economic independence of indivi…
Enlightenment
an era of new ideas from the mid-1600s through the 1700s
reason
logical thinking
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Social Studies Chapter 8
Shay's Rebellion
National and State Government
How representation should be divided a…
Gouverneur Morris
Made some people think that the national government was weak…
Who had to share the power to govern under the federal system?
Main issue that caused major debate in the Constitutional Con…
Who Wrote the Preamble to the Constitution?
Shay's Rebellion
Made some people think that the national government was weak…
National and State Government
Who had to share the power to govern under the federal system?
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boomtown
immunity
indigenous
totem poles
a settlement that springs up quickly, often to serve the need…
a natural resistance to disease
originating in a certain place
a tall, carved wooden pole containing symbols, found among Na…
boomtown
a settlement that springs up quickly, often to serve the need…
immunity
a natural resistance to disease
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Social Studies Chapter 8 Study Guide
Maquiladoras
Sinkholes
Maya
smog
Factories that are owned by foreign companies
a steep-sided depression formed when the roof of a cave colla…
Maya civilization developed in southeastern Mexico, Guatemala…
a mixture of smoke, chemicals and fog
Maquiladoras
Factories that are owned by foreign companies
Sinkholes
a steep-sided depression formed when the roof of a cave colla…
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Social Studies Chapter 8 Vocabulary
Anne Hutchinson
Thomas Hooker
Metacomet
Tomochichi
believed people should pray directly to God rather than depen…
believed each church should be independent and choose its own…
Wampanoag leader whom the English called King Philip- He was…
chief of the Yamacraw who met with James Oglethorpe to sign a…
Anne Hutchinson
believed people should pray directly to God rather than depen…
Thomas Hooker
believed each church should be independent and choose its own…
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Social Studies - Chapter 8 (Study Guide)
Representation
Treason
Alliance
Petition
Means to have someone speaking or acting for you
To tell someone they are guilty of working against their own…
A formal agreement among groups or individuals
A signed request
Representation
Means to have someone speaking or acting for you
Treason
To tell someone they are guilty of working against their own…
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Social Studies, Chapter 8 Study Guide
capitol
governor
capital
tax
The building in which the state or national government meets.…
The person who is elected to be in charge of the state govern…
The location of a state's or country's government. "Washingto…
Money that people pay to support their government. "Citizens…
capitol
The building in which the state or national government meets.…
governor
The person who is elected to be in charge of the state govern…
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Social Studies Chapter 8 Study Guide
Constitutional Convention
Federalism
Federalist
Anti-Federalist
-Convention with delegates from all 13 states to write a new…
-System of government in which power is shared between nation…
-People who supported the constitution... -Wanted shared power…
-People who were against the constitution... -wanted states to…
Constitutional Convention
-Convention with delegates from all 13 states to write a new…
Federalism
-System of government in which power is shared between nation…
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Chapter 8 Social Studies Vocabulary
anthem
ballad
boll
chinking
a song of praise to a country or cause.
a song that tells a story.
a rounded seed vessel or pod of a plant
dirt and mud used to fill gaps between logs in a log wall.
anthem
a song of praise to a country or cause.
ballad
a song that tells a story.
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Social Studies chapter 8 vocabulary.
myth
ritual
zeus
Olympic Games
traditional stories about gods and heroes.
action that is part of a religious ceremony.
the king of Olympian Gods, was their chief God.
began in 776 B.C they were held in Olympia
myth
traditional stories about gods and heroes.
ritual
action that is part of a religious ceremony.
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Social Studies Chapter 8 Vocabulary
stock market
allies
levees
recession
a place where stocks and bonds are traded
fought on same side as United States during World War II
embankments created to control flooding
a period of economic limitation
stock market
a place where stocks and bonds are traded
allies
fought on same side as United States during World War II
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Social Studies - Chapter 8
Reform
Discrimination
Economy
Progressive
A change or improvement
An unfair difference in the treatment of people
The system of using money, goods, and natural resources to me…
A person who tries to improve the quality of life for people…
Reform
A change or improvement
Discrimination
An unfair difference in the treatment of people
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Social Studies- chapter 8 vocabulary
Legislative
Executive
Judicial
County
Having to do with the branch of government that makes laws.
Having to do with the branch of government that sees that law…
Having to do with the branch of government that decides wheth…
A section of a state including cities and towns in an area.
Legislative
Having to do with the branch of government that makes laws.
Executive
Having to do with the branch of government that sees that law…
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