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Social Studies Vocabulary: History
Revolution
Imperialism
Decade
Century
A forcible overthrow of a government or social order for a ne…
A policy in which a strong nation seeks to dominate other cou…
A period of ten years
A period of 100 years
Revolution
A forcible overthrow of a government or social order for a ne…
Imperialism
A policy in which a strong nation seeks to dominate other cou…
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Social Studies - History Vocabulary
history
perspective
artifact
primary source
an account of the past, which may differ depending on one's p…
the way you look at something; a point of view
an object made by a human being; of historical or cultural in…
document or physical object which was written or created duri…
history
an account of the past, which may differ depending on one's p…
perspective
the way you look at something; a point of view
Texas History Ch. 6&7 Social Studies Vocabulary
Reconstruction
diversity
Juneteenth
term
A time of rebuilding and change after the Civil War
made up of different kinds of people
A celebration of the day slaves in Texas learned they were fr…
A set period of time
Reconstruction
A time of rebuilding and change after the Civil War
diversity
made up of different kinds of people
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Social Studies 7- Vocabulary
Aninism
Anthropologist
Artisan
Barbarian
belief that all natural things are alive and have their own s…
scientist who studies the physical characteristics and cultur…
skilled craftsperson
uncivilized person
Aninism
belief that all natural things are alive and have their own s…
Anthropologist
scientist who studies the physical characteristics and cultur…
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Social Studies 7 Vocabulary
analyze
demonstrate
describe
discuss
to examine carefully and in detail so as to identify causes,…
to make evident or establish by arguments or reasoning; prove
to tell or depict in written or spoken words; give an account…
to consider or examine by argument, comment, etc.
analyze
to examine carefully and in detail so as to identify causes,…
demonstrate
to make evident or establish by arguments or reasoning; prove
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Social Studies/History Vocabulary
Timeline
Chronological
Interval
Decade
List of important events in the order in which they happened
In order of time
Period of time between events
Period of 10 years
Timeline
List of important events in the order in which they happened
Chronological
In order of time
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Social Studies - Ch. 7 Vocabulary
telegraph
invest
competition
tenant farmers
Faster form of communication that used electricity to send me…
To buy something, such as a share or part of a company
A contest among companies to get the most customers or to sel…
These people paid rent on the land they farmed with the money…
telegraph
Faster form of communication that used electricity to send me…
invest
To buy something, such as a share or part of a company
Social Studies/Science Vocabulary-7
population
hemisphere
coastal
region
# of people in an area
half of the Earth
land along the ocean/sea
a specific area
population
# of people in an area
hemisphere
half of the Earth
Social Studies Chapter 7 Vocabulary
British
colonial regions
economy
democratic
coming from,located in, or related to Great Britian
areas in North America where different kinds of colonies are.…
the way that a region or country organizes things such as mon…
controlled or run by the people themselves, with each person…
British
coming from,located in, or related to Great Britian
colonial regions
areas in North America where different kinds of colonies are.…
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Social Studies History Vocabulary
Fascism
Immigration
Industrial Revolution
Industrialization
Political movement that promotes extreme forms of nationalism…
Entering a settling in a country of which one is not native
The shift from making goods by hand to making them by machine
Development of new industries for the machine production of g…
Fascism
Political movement that promotes extreme forms of nationalism…
Immigration
Entering a settling in a country of which one is not native
Social Studies 7-12 TEXES WORLD HISTORY
Spatial Exchange/Diffusion
Prehistory
Lower Paleolithic period
Upper Paleolithic period
Way people and things are located/distributed on earth. Migra…
Period before development of writing.
Characterized by use of crude tools.
Better tools, clothing, art.
Spatial Exchange/Diffusion
Way people and things are located/distributed on earth. Migra…
Prehistory
Period before development of writing.
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Social Studies History Vocabulary
history
culture
archaeology
fossil
The study of past events
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
study of artifacts and relics of early mankind
a part or imprint of something that was once alive
history
The study of past events
culture
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
Social Studies Louisiana History chapter: 7 vocabulary 8th grade.
French and Indian War
Treaty of Fountainebleau
Treaty of Paris of 1763.
Militia
A war fought between England and France and their allies betw…
A treaty of 1762 in which France kept Louisiana out of Britis…
The treaty that formally ended the French and Indian war; in…
A military force composed of mainly citizen-soldiers.
French and Indian War
A war fought between England and France and their allies betw…
Treaty of Fountainebleau
A treaty of 1762 in which France kept Louisiana out of Britis…
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History Social Studies Vocabulary
historian
history
source
immigrant
a writer, student, or scholar of history.... One who writes or c…
the study of a past event
a person, book or picture that gives information
a person who leave one country to live/settle permanently in…
historian
a writer, student, or scholar of history.... One who writes or c…
history
the study of a past event
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Social Studies Vocabulary 7
A.K.A
Proprietor
Gnarled
Principled
Alias, another name for a person used to hide who they are
owner, one who has the rights to something
chewed up
adhering to a set of beliefs
A.K.A
Alias, another name for a person used to hide who they are
Proprietor
owner, one who has the rights to something
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CHAPTER 7 VOCABULARY - SOCIAL STUDIES
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…
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Social Studies Chapter 7 vocabulary
militia
minutemen
patriot
petition
group of ordinary people who train for battle
militia with special training
colonists who opposed British rule
a written request from a number of people
militia
group of ordinary people who train for battle
minutemen
militia with special training
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Social Studies 7 Vocabulary
Legislative Branch
Executive Branch
Judicial Branch
Citizens
makes our laws
enforces the laws
interprets the laws
community members with certain rights and duties
Legislative Branch
makes our laws
Executive Branch
enforces the laws
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Social Studies 7 Unit One and Two Vocabulary
History
Geography
Government
Citizen
A record of the past
Study of people, places and the environment
People and groups of a society that have the power to make la…
A legal member of a country
History
A record of the past
Geography
Study of people, places and the environment
7 social studies vocabulary
Subsistence farming
Cash crops
Diversity
Triangular trade
producing just enough to meet immediate needs.
a crop raised for sale in markets.
variety, such as of ethnic or national groups.
pattern of trade that developed in colonial times among the A…
Subsistence farming
producing just enough to meet immediate needs.
Cash crops
a crop raised for sale in markets.
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Vocabulary List 7 - Social Studies
conquistador
hierarchy
peasant
noble
a conqueror; one of the Spanish conquerors of Mexico and Peru…
a system of social organization in which people or groups are…
a poor farmer who owns or rents a small piece of land for gro…
an aristocrat who has high social status. The status is hered…
conquistador
a conqueror; one of the Spanish conquerors of Mexico and Peru…
hierarchy
a system of social organization in which people or groups are…
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7 Social Studies Chapter 15.1 Vocabulary
debtor
predestination
revival
Second Great Awakening
person who cannot pay money he or she owes
Protestant idea that God decided in advance which people woul…
large outdoor religious meeting
wide-spread religious movement in the United States in the ea…
debtor
person who cannot pay money he or she owes
predestination
Protestant idea that God decided in advance which people woul…
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7 Social Studies Chapter 13.5 Vocabulary
forty-niner
lynch
Mormons
Nauvoo
one of more than 80,000 people who joined the gold rush to Ca…
for a mob to illegally seize and execute someone
members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints fo…
Mormon community built on the banks of the Mississippi River…
forty-niner
one of more than 80,000 people who joined the gold rush to Ca…
lynch
for a mob to illegally seize and execute someone
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7 Social Studies chapter 14.2 Vocabulary
artisan
discrimination
famine
Know-Nothing party
skilled worker
policy that denies equal right to certain groups of people
severe food shortage
political party of the 1850s that was anti-Catholic and anti-…
artisan
skilled worker
discrimination
policy that denies equal right to certain groups of people
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7 Social Studies Chapter 16.2 Vocabulary
civil war
Compromise of 1850
fugitive
Fugitive Slave Act
war between people of the same country
agreement over slavery by which California joined the Union a…
runaway
law passed in 1850 that required all citizens to aid in the c…
civil war
war between people of the same country
Compromise of 1850
agreement over slavery by which California joined the Union a…
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TExES Social Studies 7-12 (232) Texas History & Government
Comanche, Apache, Kiowa
Comanches
Lipans
Kiowas
These Native American tribes lived on the plains
They migrated to Texas from Wyoming during the 1600s. By the…
They were one of the most important subgroups of the Apaches…
Known as the "main people", migrated from western Montana to…
Comanche, Apache, Kiowa
These Native American tribes lived on the plains
Comanches
They migrated to Texas from Wyoming during the 1600s. By the…
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7 Social Studies Chapter 13.4 Vocabulary
Bear Flag Republic
cede
Chapultepec
Gadsden Purchase
nickname for California after it declared its independence fr…
to give up
fort outside of Mexico City; site of an 1847 battle between t…
strip of land in present-day Arizona and New Mexico for which…
Bear Flag Republic
nickname for California after it declared its independence fr…
cede
to give up
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7 Social Studies Chapter 11.2 Vocabulary
Clermont
corduroy road
Erie Canal
flatboat
steamboat built in 1897 by Robert Fulton; first steamboat to…
road made of logs
artificial waterway opened in 1825 linking Lake Erie to the H…
boat with a flat bottom used for transporting heavy loads on…
Clermont
steamboat built in 1897 by Robert Fulton; first steamboat to…
corduroy road
road made of logs
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Social Studies 7 Vocabulary
analyze
demonstrate
describe
discuss
to examine carefully and in detail so as to identify causes,…
to make evident or establish by arguments or reasoning; prove
to tell or depict in written or spoken words; give an account…
to consider or examine by argument, comment, etc.
analyze
to examine carefully and in detail so as to identify causes,…
demonstrate
to make evident or establish by arguments or reasoning; prove
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7 Social Studies Chapter 18.4 Vocabulary
"New South"
grandfather clause
Jim Crow laws
literacy test
term to describe the South in the late 1800s when efforts wer…
law that excused a voter from a literacy test if his father o…
laws that separated people of different races in public place…
examination to see if a person can read and write; used in th…
"New South"
term to describe the South in the late 1800s when efforts wer…
grandfather clause
law that excused a voter from a literacy test if his father o…
Social Studies 7
Giovanni da Verranzano
Ferdinand Magellan
King Ferdinand and Queen Isabella
Mercantilism
First European to explore the Atlantic of North America betwe…
Portuguese navigator: discoverer of the Straits of Magellan 1…
Spanish rulers who sponsored the exploration of the "New World"
Also called "Commercialism" is a system in which a country's…
Giovanni da Verranzano
First European to explore the Atlantic of North America betwe…
Ferdinand Magellan
Portuguese navigator: discoverer of the Straits of Magellan 1…
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7 Social Studies Chapter 13.3 Vocabulary
Manifest Destiny
New Mexico Territory
Santa Fe Trail
self-sufficient
1800s belief that Americans had the right to spread across th…
huge region in the Southwest owned by Mexico in the 1800s
route to Santa Fe, New Mexico, that was used by traders in th…
able to produce enough for one's own needs
Manifest Destiny
1800s belief that Americans had the right to spread across th…
New Mexico Territory
huge region in the Southwest owned by Mexico in the 1800s
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7 Social Studies Chapter 18.3 Vocabulary
carpetbagger
Conservatives
Ku Klux Klan
scalawag
uncomplimentary nickname for a northerner who went to the Sou…
during Reconstruction, white southerners who resisted change
secret society organized in the South after the Civil War to…
white southerner who supported the Republicans during Reconst…
carpetbagger
uncomplimentary nickname for a northerner who went to the Sou…
Conservatives
during Reconstruction, white southerners who resisted change
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Social Studies Chapter 7 Vocabulary
auction
backcountry
gentry
immigrant
a sale in which whoever bids the most money gets the item.
the wilderness or rural areas where few people live.
the upper class.
a person who moves into a country from another country.
auction
a sale in which whoever bids the most money gets the item.
backcountry
the wilderness or rural areas where few people live.
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7 Social Studies Chapter 17.5 Vocabulary
Appomattox Court House
Battle of Gettysburg
Gettysburg Address
Pickett's Charge
Virginia town that was the site of the Confederate surrender…
an 1863 Civil War battle in Pennsylvania that ended a Confede…
speech made by President Lincoln in 1863 after the Battle of…
failed Confederate charge at the Battle of Gettysburg
Appomattox Court House
Virginia town that was the site of the Confederate surrender…
Battle of Gettysburg
an 1863 Civil War battle in Pennsylvania that ended a Confede…
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7 Social Studies Chapter 18.2 Vocabulary
black codes
Fifteenth Amendment
Fourteenth Amendment
impeach
Southern laws that severely limited the rights of African Ame…
an 1869 amendment to the United States Constitution that forb…
an 1868 amendment to the United States constitution that guar…
to bring charges of serious wrongdoing against a public offic…
black codes
Southern laws that severely limited the rights of African Ame…
Fifteenth Amendment
an 1869 amendment to the United States Constitution that forb…
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7 Social Studies Chapter 12.1 Vocabulary
caucus
Democrats
majority
nominating convention
private meeting; often a political meeting
supporters of Andrew Jackson; included frontier farmers and f…
more than half
meeting at which a political party chooses a candidate
caucus
private meeting; often a political meeting
Democrats
supporters of Andrew Jackson; included frontier farmers and f…
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7 Social Studies Chapter 13.1 Vocabulary
mountain man
Oregon Country
Oregon Trail
rendezvous
trapper who explored and hunted in Oregon Territory in the ea…
term used in the early 1800s for the region that includes pre…
route to Oregon used by wagon trains in the 1800s
yearly meeting where mountain men traded furs
mountain man
trapper who explored and hunted in Oregon Territory in the ea…
Oregon Country
term used in the early 1800s for the region that includes pre…
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7 Social Studies Chapter 17.2 Vocabulary
Battle of Antietam
Battle of Bull Run
Battle of Chancellorsville
Battle of Fredericksburg
an 1862 Civil War battle in Maryland
first major battle of the Civil War; fought in Virginia in 1861
an 1863 Civil War battle in Virginia; important victory for t…
an 1862 Civil War battle in Virginia; one of the Union's wors…
Battle of Antietam
an 1862 Civil War battle in Maryland
Battle of Bull Run
first major battle of the Civil War; fought in Virginia in 1861
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7 Social Studies Chapter 17.4 Vocabulary
Copperhead
draft
habeas corpus
income tax
northerner who opposed using force to keep the southern state…
law that requires people of a certain age to enlist in the mi…
the right not to be held in prison without first being charge…
a tax on people's earnings
Copperhead
northerner who opposed using force to keep the southern state…
draft
law that requires people of a certain age to enlist in the mi…
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7 Social Studies Chapter 16.3 Vocabulary
Border ruffians
Dred-Scott v Sandford
guerrilla warfare
Kansas-Nebraska Act
proslavery bands from Missouri who often battled antislavery…
an 1857 Supreme Court case that brought into question the fed…
battle tactics that use hit-and-run attacks
an 1854 law that established the Territories of Nebraska and…
Border ruffians
proslavery bands from Missouri who often battled antislavery…
Dred-Scott v Sandford
an 1857 Supreme Court case that brought into question the fed…
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7 Social Studies Chapter 13.2 Vocabulary
Alamo
annex
Battle of San Jacinto
dictator
old Spanish mission in Texas where Mexican forces under Santa…
to add on or take over
an 1836 battle between Texans and Mexicans during the Texas w…
a ruler with absolute power and authority
Alamo
old Spanish mission in Texas where Mexican forces under Santa…
annex
to add on or take over
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7 Social Studies Chapter 18.1 Vocabulary
amnesty
freedmen
Freedmen's Bureau
Reconstruction
government pardon
men and women who had been slaves
government agency founded during Reconstruction to help forme…
rebuilding of the South after the Civil War
amnesty
government pardon
freedmen
men and women who had been slaves
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7 Social Studies Chapter 11.4 Vocabulary
Adams-Onis Treaty
creole
intervention
Monroe Doctrine
an 1821 treaty between Spain and the United States in which S…
person born in Spain's American colonies to Spanish parents
direct involvement
President Monroe's foreign policy statement warning European…
Adams-Onis Treaty
an 1821 treaty between Spain and the United States in which S…
creole
person born in Spain's American colonies to Spanish parents
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7 Social Studies Chapter 11.1 Vocabulary
capital
capitalist
factory system
Industrial Revolution
money raised for a business venture
person who invests in a business to make a profit
method of producing goods that brought workers and machinery…
gradual process by which machines replaced hand tools
capital
money raised for a business venture
capitalist
person who invests in a business to make a profit
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7 Social Studies Chapter 11.3 Vocabulary
American System
Era of Good Feelings
Gibbons v. Ogden
internal improvements
program for the economic growth promoted by Henry Clay in the…
the eight years of James Monroe's presidency, from 1817 to 1825
an 1814 case in which the Supreme Court upheld the power of t…
improvements to roads, bridges, and canals
American System
program for the economic growth promoted by Henry Clay in the…
Era of Good Feelings
the eight years of James Monroe's presidency, from 1817 to 1825
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7 Social Studies Chapter 12.3 Vocabulary
depression
Indian Removal Act
mudslinging
nullification
period when business activity slows, prices and wages fall, a…
law passed in 1830 that forced many Native Americans to move…
the use of insults to attack an opponent's reputation
idea that a state has the right to nullify, or cancel, a fede…
depression
period when business activity slows, prices and wages fall, a…
Indian Removal Act
law passed in 1830 that forced many Native Americans to move…
Social Studies Vocabulary 7-3
French Revolution
Neutrality Proclamation
Privateers
Jay's Treaty
A rebellion in which the French people overthrew the monarchy…
A statement made by Washington that the U.S. would not side w…
A private ship authorized by a nation to attack it enemies.
An agreement to work out problems between Britain and the U.S…
French Revolution
A rebellion in which the French people overthrew the monarchy…
Neutrality Proclamation
A statement made by Washington that the U.S. would not side w…
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Social Studies vocabulary #7 Makayla
Allied Powers
Assembly Line
Berlin Wall
Capitalism
Countries that fought the Axis Powers during World War II. Gr…
A line of workers and equipment that puts a product together…
Barrier erected after World War II by the Soviet Union that i…
An economic system in which ordinary people and businesses co…
Allied Powers
Countries that fought the Axis Powers during World War II. Gr…
Assembly Line
A line of workers and equipment that puts a product together…
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Social Studies 7 Slavery & Abolition
slavery
cheap workers to help grow crops
1st wave of slaves were the _______ __…
2nd wave of slaves _________ ___________
no power, no property
Whites liked slavery because...
Native Americans
Criminals and Indentured Servants
slavery
no power, no property
cheap workers to help grow crops
Whites liked slavery because...
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