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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
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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/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/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
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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 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
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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.
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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 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 Unit 7 Vocabulary
confederation
federal
compromise
Federalist
a group of states that unites to form a larger state with a c…
of or relating to the central government of a confederation
a settlement of a disagreement in which each side agrees to g…
a person who supported a strong national government and was i…
confederation
a group of states that unites to form a larger state with a c…
federal
of or relating to the central government of a confederation
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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 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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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 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 Vocabulary 7
Athens
Agora
Vendor
Slavery
A city-state in ancient Greece; capital
A public market and meeting place in an Ancient Greek city
Seller of goods
Condition of being owned by and forced to work for someone else
Athens
A city-state in ancient Greece; capital
Agora
A public market and meeting place in an Ancient Greek city
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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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Social Studies History Vocabulary
Imperialism
Dominant
Allies
Culturally Tolerant
The process of building an empire; maintaining colonies and t…
Majority or more than others
Friends or groups that support one another
Accepting of differences like religion and language
Imperialism
The process of building an empire; maintaining colonies and t…
Dominant
Majority or more than others
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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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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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Social Studies Chpt. 7 Vocabulary
cabinet
political party
tariff
inaguration
a group of advisors to the president
a group of people who have the same beliefs about government
a tax on imported goods
an official ceremony to make someone President
cabinet
a group of advisors to the president
political party
a group of people who have the same beliefs about government
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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
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Social Studies Chapter 7 Vocabulary
communication
stagecoach
telegraph
transcontinental railroad
The sending and receiving of information
An enclosed wagon pulled by a team of horses.
A machine that uses electricity to send messages.
A railroad that crosses the North American continent, linking…
communication
The sending and receiving of information
stagecoach
An enclosed wagon pulled by a team of horses.
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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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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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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…
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Social Studies Vocabulary #7
plantation
cash crop
land
labor
Large farm run as a buisness
Crop sold to make money
Land used for a buisness
Workers for a buisness
plantation
Large farm run as a buisness
cash crop
Crop sold to make money
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Social Studies vocabulary 7
Antietam
Billy Yank
Gettysburg
Johnny Reb
Battle in Maryland after which Abraham Lincoln issued the Ema…
Nickname for the Union soldiers
A battle during the Civil War that became a national cemetery
Nickname for the Confederate soldiers
Antietam
Battle in Maryland after which Abraham Lincoln issued the Ema…
Billy Yank
Nickname for the Union soldiers
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Social Studies Chapter 7 Vocabulary
democracy
election
jury
executive branch
a form of government in which the citizens have the power to…
the method by which citizens choose govenment official by vote
a group of citizens who decide a court case.
the branch of government which is responsible for carrying ou…
democracy
a form of government in which the citizens have the power to…
election
the method by which citizens choose govenment official by vote
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Social Studies Vocabulary 7
Civic Engagement
Reform
Democracy
Impressment
To be actively involved in creating change within the community
To improve; make better
Type of government that is ruled by the people voting; the mo…
Force someone to serve in the military
Civic Engagement
To be actively involved in creating change within the community
Reform
To improve; make better
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Social Studies Vocabulary 7
Genghis Khan
Kublai Khan
Confucius
Bureaucracy
Founded the Mongolian Empire in 1206; led the invasion into C…
Grandson of Genghis Khan, later invaded China as well
Chinese philosopher who founded Confucianism
Administration of government through departments called bureaus
Genghis Khan
Founded the Mongolian Empire in 1206; led the invasion into C…
Kublai Khan
Grandson of Genghis Khan, later invaded China as well
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Vocabulary 7 social studies
Guerrillas
Morale
Crucial
Strategy
Soilders who operate on their own
Mental condition of confidence, courage and willingness to en…
Extremely Important
An overall plan (winning a war)
Guerrillas
Soilders who operate on their own
Morale
Mental condition of confidence, courage and willingness to en…
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Social studies vocabulary 7
Outback
Coral reef
Geysers
High islands
Island across areas of australia west of the great dividing r…
Long undersea structure formed by the skeleton of coral a kin…
Spring of water heated by molten rock inside the earth that f…
Mountainous islands in the Pacific Ocean formed by volcanic a…
Outback
Island across areas of australia west of the great dividing r…
Coral reef
Long undersea structure formed by the skeleton of coral a kin…
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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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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
artisan
blackbeard
yeoman
indentured servant
a worker in a skilled trade, especially one that involves mak…
the name by which an english pirate Edward Teach was known as…
a man holding and cultivating a small landed estate; a freeho…
person that works for somebody as a servant until they can ge…
artisan
a worker in a skilled trade, especially one that involves mak…
blackbeard
the name by which an english pirate Edward Teach was known as…
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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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Social studies 7 vocabulary
Pluralistic society
Primary source
Secondary source
Diversity
History helps learning values of all cultures
Is made by a witness during the time and event took place. Li…
An image created by memory or imagination of a being. Like a…
People that live in all parts of land in different environments
Pluralistic society
History helps learning values of all cultures
Primary source
Is made by a witness during the time and event took place. Li…
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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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Social Studies 7 (vocabulary)
Noseman
Scandinavia
Crusades
Renaissance
Men from the north/ Vikings
Vikings were from present day Scandinavia ( Norway, Finland,…
Europeans to recover Holy Land from the Muslims in 11,12, and…
Transition from Medieval to Modern times
Noseman
Men from the north/ Vikings
Scandinavia
Vikings were from present day Scandinavia ( Norway, Finland,…
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Social Studies Vocabulary #7
Foreign Policy
Isolationlism
Expansionism
Imperialism
Actions that a nation takes a relation to other nations.
Policy of having little to do with the political affairs of o…
Policy of extending a nation's influence to new parts of the…
Policy of powerful countries seeking to control the economic…
Foreign Policy
Actions that a nation takes a relation to other nations.
Isolationlism
Policy of having little to do with the political affairs of o…
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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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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 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…
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social studies vocabulary #7
sea
sound
source
strait
a part of an ocean that has been identified by geographers as…
a narrow body of water separating a large island from the mai…
the place where a river or stream begins.
a narrow body of water that connects 2 larger bodies of water.
sea
a part of an ocean that has been identified by geographers as…
sound
a narrow body of water separating a large island from the mai…
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Social Studies Vocabulary 7
Grand Jury
Trial Jury
Theology
Scholasticism
A group of citizens that meets to decide whether people shoul…
A group of citizens that decides whether an accused person is…
The study of religious faith, practice, or experience
A way of thinking that combined faith and reason
Grand Jury
A group of citizens that meets to decide whether people shoul…
Trial Jury
A group of citizens that decides whether an accused person is…
Social Studies 7- Vocabulary
Plebeian
Polis
Reformation
Renaissance
member of the common people in ancient Rome
the early Greek city-state, made up of a city and the surroun…
movement to reform the Catholic Church; led to the creation o…
("rebirth") period of renewd interest in art and learning in…
Plebeian
member of the common people in ancient Rome
Polis
the early Greek city-state, made up of a city and the surroun…
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Social Studies 7 Egyptian History
Catracat
Delta
Dynasty
pharaohs
waterfall
a triangular are or marshland formed by deposits of silt at t…
ruling family
Egyptian Kings who organized a strong, centeralized state
Catracat
waterfall
Delta
a triangular are or marshland formed by deposits of silt at t…
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Vocabulary 7 social studies
Headright System
Land Lottery
Yazoo Land Fraud
Louisiana Purchase
Each white male counted as a ''head'' of a family and had the…
For a small fee, any white male twenty one years of age or ol…
Four land companies approached governor George Mathews and me…
In 1803, President Jefferson bought the Louisiana Territory f…
Headright System
Each white male counted as a ''head'' of a family and had the…
Land Lottery
For a small fee, any white male twenty one years of age or ol…
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Social Studies Vocabulary #7
Precedent
Cabinet
Bond
Speculator
Action that sets an example for others to follow.
Group of people who advise the president.
Certificate given in exchange for a loan.
Person who makes a risky investment with hopes making a large…
Precedent
Action that sets an example for others to follow.
Cabinet
Group of people who advise the president.
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