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7th Grade Social Studies Vocabulary - Chapter 6: The American Revolution
Olive Branch Petition
Green Mountain Boys
Continental Army
Patriot
peace petition sent to King George III by colonial delegates…
Vermont militia led by Ethan Allen that made a surprise attac…
army established at the Second Continental Congress created t…
colonists who favored war with Britain and breaking free from…
Olive Branch Petition
peace petition sent to King George III by colonial delegates…
Green Mountain Boys
Vermont militia led by Ethan Allen that made a surprise attac…
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Social Studies - First Americans
Agriculture
Clan
Irrigation
Nomad
Farming or growing plants
Group of related families
Way of supplying water to crops
Person who moves around & doesn't live in one place (wanders)
Agriculture
Farming or growing plants
Clan
Group of related families
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IV. 8th Grade Social Studies Vocabulary: History
Abolitionists
Antisemitism
Blockade
cede
people who believed that slavery should be against the law
Hatred of Jews
a war measure that isolates some area of importance to the en…
to give up
Abolitionists
people who believed that slavery should be against the law
Antisemitism
Hatred of Jews
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social studies vocab / American revolution
boycott
charter
colony
minutemen
refuse to buy
a written code of rules or laws
a geographic area in a new land that remains loyal to the par…
soldiers in the colonial militia who were ready to fight at a…
boycott
refuse to buy
charter
a written code of rules or laws
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Social Studies 100 facts on American History 41-60
cabinet (vocab)
elastic clause (vocab)
the declaration of independence
the articles of confederation
a group selected by the president to be his advisors
part of the constitution which allows for governments to make…
document written by thomas jefferson in 1776 declared the col…
the first american approved constitution in 1781. it was a ve…
cabinet (vocab)
a group selected by the president to be his advisors
elastic clause (vocab)
part of the constitution which allows for governments to make…
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Social Studies History vocabulary 1
hominids
artifacts
culture
limited evidence
Early humans and other humanlike creatures
Objects made and used by early humans
Beliefs, knowledge, and patterns of living that a group of pe…
Evidence, such as artifiacts, about which little information…
hominids
Early humans and other humanlike creatures
artifacts
Objects made and used by early humans
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Social studies Quiz: American constitution + vocabulary
Quartering of troops
Dues process of law
Self incrimination
Double jeopardy
Restrictions on quartering troops in private homes without ow…
Fair hearing or trial
No one can be forced to testify against oneself
No one can be prosecuted twice for the same reason
Quartering of troops
Restrictions on quartering troops in private homes without ow…
Dues process of law
Fair hearing or trial
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Social Studies Native Americans and Explorers Vocabulary
Land-Bridge Theory
Glacier
Coastal-Route Theory
Indigenous
a theory about how people migrated from Siberia to Alaska thr…
a slowly moving mass or river of ice formed by the accumulati…
humans originated from Africa and spread eastward along the c…
produced, living, or existing naturally in a particular regio…
Land-Bridge Theory
a theory about how people migrated from Siberia to Alaska thr…
Glacier
a slowly moving mass or river of ice formed by the accumulati…
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Social Studies - American Revolution
boycott
militia
minutemen
patriots
A refusal to buy or use goods and services.
A group of civilians trained to fight in emergencies
citizen soldiers who could be ready to fight at a minute's no…
American colonists who fought for independence from Great Bri…
boycott
A refusal to buy or use goods and services.
militia
A group of civilians trained to fight in emergencies
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Social Studies - 8th grade Final Review from American History
What was the immediate cause of Worl…
Explain the purpose of President Woodr…
Describe how the Harlem Renaissance
The 1920s quota system regarding immig…
The assassination of Archduke Ferdinand (page 721)
Goals for peace after WWI, smaller military forces, end secre…
The Harlem Renaissance lasted in the 1930s. It symbolized bir…
restrict immigration. (page 645)
What was the immediate cause of Worl…
The assassination of Archduke Ferdinand (page 721)
Explain the purpose of President Woodr…
Goals for peace after WWI, smaller military forces, end secre…
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Social Studies- Vocabulary: World History
oligarchy
phalanx
democracy
tyranny
government in which a small group of people rule
greek military formation of heavily armed foot soldiers who m…
form of government in which citizens hold political power
unjust use of power
oligarchy
government in which a small group of people rule
phalanx
greek military formation of heavily armed foot soldiers who m…
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Social Studies~American Labor
Labor Unions
Collective Bargaining
Knights of Labor
Haymarket Riot
Groups formed by workers to improve working conditions
Unions leaders negotiate for better wages and working conditi…
1st national labor union in the U.S. ... Organized in 1869 and i…
(1886) Incident in which a bomb exploded during a labor prote…
Labor Unions
Groups formed by workers to improve working conditions
Collective Bargaining
Unions leaders negotiate for better wages and working conditi…
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4th grade Social Studies - American Indians
Inuit region
Inuit environment
Inuit food
Inuit clothing
Artic
cold, icy and harsh
seal, caribou and whale
Used hides of seals and caribou to make warm clothing
Inuit region
Artic
Inuit environment
cold, icy and harsh
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Social Studies- American Revolution
mercenary
hessian
continental army
olive branch petition
a hired soldier
german mercenaries fighting for the british
was formed after the outbreak of the american revolutionary w…
a letter to King George III, from the members of the second c…
mercenary
a hired soldier
hessian
german mercenaries fighting for the british
Social Studies-Native Americans Chapter
migration
artifact
cultural region
migration route
movement of people from one area to another
objects made by a group of humans, such as tools or clothing
areas in the world where people developed similar ways of lif…
path followed by a group of people when they move from one pl…
migration
movement of people from one area to another
artifact
objects made by a group of humans, such as tools or clothing
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Social Studies American Revolution
Proclamation of 1773
1675 Quartering Act
1765 Stamp Act
Timeline
No colonial settlements West of Appalachian Mountains
Required colonists to provide shelter to soldiers
1. Colonists were directly taxed by requiring use of stamped…
1764-Sugar Act places tax on foreign molasses March, 1765- St…
Proclamation of 1773
No colonial settlements West of Appalachian Mountains
1675 Quartering Act
Required colonists to provide shelter to soldiers
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Social Studies American Revolution
Sons and Daughters of Liberty
Navigation Acts
Sugar Act
Stamp Act
A secret group of men and women that protested British law. T…
helps support mercantilism by not allowing direct trade into…
Tax on the import and export of molasses
Stamps with an image of a skull and cross were placed on any…
Sons and Daughters of Liberty
A secret group of men and women that protested British law. T…
Navigation Acts
helps support mercantilism by not allowing direct trade into…
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Social Studies- American Revolution
Pontiac's War
Samuel Adams
John Adams
Stamp Act
A 1763 conflict between the Ottawa Native Americans and Briti…
(1722-1803) Samuel Adams A Boston Patriot and organizer again…
(1735-1826) John Adams was A leader in the American Revolutio…
A 1765 law that placed new duties on legal documents and taxe…
Pontiac's War
A 1763 conflict between the Ottawa Native Americans and Briti…
Samuel Adams
(1722-1803) Samuel Adams A Boston Patriot and organizer again…
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social studies american revolution
John Adams
Patrick Henry
Thomas Jefferson
George washington
complained loyalists used the idea of independence to frighte…
"Give me liberty, or give me death!"
..., delegate from Virginia asked to write the Declaration of…
1st President of the United States; commander-in-chief of the…
John Adams
complained loyalists used the idea of independence to frighte…
Patrick Henry
"Give me liberty, or give me death!"
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samanthas social studies test vocabulary-AMERICAN REVOLUTION
americas patriot army during the ameri…
to cancel or take back
to take advantage of... 13 colonies were…
information (posters,pamphlets, painti…
continental army
repeal
exploit
propaganda
americas patriot army during the ameri…
continental army
to cancel or take back
repeal
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Social Studies - Native Americans
artifacts
archaeologist
chickee
sofkee
objects made and used by early humans, usually dug up by arch…
this person studies artifacts
Houses of the Seminoles, open sides and thatched roofs
Corn soup
artifacts
objects made and used by early humans, usually dug up by arch…
archaeologist
this person studies artifacts
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Social Studies Chapter 1- Section 3 - The American Journey
Hohokam
Anasazi
droughts
mound builders
people lived in present day Arizona; may have come from Mexic…
lived in the Four Corners in A.D. 1 to A.D. 1300
long periods with little rainfall during which their crops dr…
built mounds across present-day Pennsylvania to the Mississip…
Hohokam
people lived in present day Arizona; may have come from Mexic…
Anasazi
lived in the Four Corners in A.D. 1 to A.D. 1300
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Social Studies Chapter 1: The First Americans (Vocabulary)
Archaeology
Artifacts
Nomads
Migration
The study of ancient peoples
The tools, weapons, baskets, and carvings at early people
People who moved from place to place
A movement of a large number of people into a new homeland
Archaeology
The study of ancient peoples
Artifacts
The tools, weapons, baskets, and carvings at early people
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Social Studies: American Revolution
George Grenville
Sugar Act
Coercive Acts
Intolerable Acts
Became prime minister of Britain in 1763 he persuaded the Par…
(1764) British deeply in debt to French & Indian War. English…
This series of laws that intended to make Massachusetts pay f…
series of laws passed in 1774 to punish Boston for the Tea Pa…
George Grenville
Became prime minister of Britain in 1763 he persuaded the Par…
Sugar Act
(1764) British deeply in debt to French & Indian War. English…
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Social studies = American Revolition
prohibit
boycott
violate
repeal
to prevent or forbid
to refuse to buy items in order to protest
to disregard or go against
to cancel an act or law
prohibit
to prevent or forbid
boycott
to refuse to buy items in order to protest
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Early American Colonization Social Studies
Regions
Colonial
When: North American Colonial Period
Where: British North American Colonies
Groups of states together because of location
Time period of European movement to the New World, Africa, So…
This time was started by the British, Spanish, French and Por…
Canada, The 13 Original American Colonies
Regions
Groups of states together because of location
Colonial
Time period of European movement to the New World, Africa, So…
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Social Studies Vocabulary List for native americans
latitude
longitude
isthmus
Pacific Northwest region
Measures the distance from North and South
Measures the distance from East and West
Narrow strip of land joining two large areas or joining a pen…
Western Region of North America, it includes high mountain ra…
latitude
Measures the distance from North and South
longitude
Measures the distance from East and West
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Social Studies - The American Revolution
French and indian war
Proclamation of 1763
Stamp Act
Boston Massacre
1754- 1763: Major George washingtonn took some British troops…
The first time all 13 colonies became united agianst Britan
1765: A tax on legal documents, newspaper, playing cards, and…
1770: British troops open fire on a crowd and kill 5 colonists
French and indian war
1754- 1763: Major George washingtonn took some British troops…
Proclamation of 1763
The first time all 13 colonies became united agianst Britan
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social studies final review: reconstruction and african american history
13th amendment
14th amendment
15th amendment
plessy vs. ferguson: causes
(free) abolished slavery
(citizens) allowed citizenship to anyone born in the USA
(vote) right to vote for african american males
jim crow laws (segregated laws)/ african americans brought la…
13th amendment
(free) abolished slavery
14th amendment
(citizens) allowed citizenship to anyone born in the USA
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social studies / American constitutional democracy
federalism
executive branch
legislative branch
judicial branch
relationship between the states and the national government i…
the branch of government that is headed by the president and…
the branch of government that makes the laws
the branch of government made up by the court system
federalism
relationship between the states and the national government i…
executive branch
the branch of government that is headed by the president and…
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Social Studies - American Revolution
Second Continental Congress
John Adams
Virginia
Olive Branch Petition
Who set up the Continental Army
Who proposed that George Washington be appointed commander of…
Where was George Washington from
Congress' declaration of their loyalty to King George and ask…
Second Continental Congress
Who set up the Continental Army
John Adams
Who proposed that George Washington be appointed commander of…
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Social Studies-American Revolution
No taxation without Representation
Lexington and Concord
A letter to the king that declared the…
Minutemen
What did the colonists say about the taxes?
What battle marked the beginning of the Revolutionary War?
What was the olive branch petition?
_______ were men ready to fight at a minute's notice.
No taxation without Representation
What did the colonists say about the taxes?
Lexington and Concord
What battle marked the beginning of the Revolutionary War?
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Spanish American War// Social Studies
John Hay
George Dewey
Theodore Roosevelt
William McKinley
US secretary of State who is quoted as saying "a splendid lit…
Commodore of the navy who won at the battle of Manila
Organized the Rough Riders
Did not want war but declared it anyway
John Hay
US secretary of State who is quoted as saying "a splendid lit…
George Dewey
Commodore of the navy who won at the battle of Manila
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5th Grade Social Studies-American Indians
origin stories
migrated
environments
adapt
stories that explain where ancestors came from
moved from one region to another
everything that surrounds us; such as sunlight, air, water, &…
adjust or change
origin stories
stories that explain where ancestors came from
migrated
moved from one region to another
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social studies American colonies
diversity
export
import
immigration
variety
to sell abroad
to bring in from foreign markets
The permanent movement of people from country to another
diversity
variety
export
to sell abroad
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Social Studies American Rev.
Social Contract:
"No taxation without representation":
French and Indian War:
Stamp Act:
- Thought out by John Locke in the 1600s. He believed that ki…
This involved the Declaration of Independence by Thomas Jeffe…
- It started in 1753 and ended in 1764. The colonists were fi…
- This is when the English declared taxes on anything made ou…
Social Contract:
- Thought out by John Locke in the 1600s. He believed that ki…
"No taxation without representation":
This involved the Declaration of Independence by Thomas Jeffe…
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TExES Social Studies 4-8: Comp. 5: African Americans in History, Hispanic Americans, American National Identity, Social Institutions, Social Stratification
In TX, _____________ was the first kno…
Estevanico was a _________ who accompa…
Estevanico was gifted in ____________…
troop of African American soldiers who…
Estevanico
slave... Cabeza de Vaca
languages... languages... Native American groups... the expedition
Buffalo Soldiers
In TX, _____________ was the first kno…
Estevanico
Estevanico was a _________ who accompa…
slave... Cabeza de Vaca
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Social Studies American Revl.
treaty
democracy
Revolution
Arms
an (international) agreement, protocol, covenant, convention,…
A system of government in which power is vested in the people…
a forcible overthrow of a government or social order in favor…
weapons and ammunition; armaments
treaty
an (international) agreement, protocol, covenant, convention,…
democracy
A system of government in which power is vested in the people…
Early American History Vocabulary
civilization
culture
matrilineal
artifact
a form of culture characterized by city trade centers, specia…
a way of life shared by people with similar arts, beliefs, an…
a society in which ancestry is traced through the mother
a tool or other object made by humans
civilization
a form of culture characterized by city trade centers, specia…
culture
a way of life shared by people with similar arts, beliefs, an…
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Social studies vocabulary of the native Americans and ch.4
Wigwam
Birchbark
Migration
Wild rice
A round dwelling made of of poles and saplings and covered wi…
The bark or outer covering of a birch tree
The process of moving from one region or country to another
A tall grass that grows in shallow still waters. The edible g…
Wigwam
A round dwelling made of of poles and saplings and covered wi…
Birchbark
The bark or outer covering of a birch tree
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Social studies American Revolution
The dark days of the war
Hessian's
The battle of Bunker Hill
Battle of Trenton
Americans were losing a lot, A lot of people were getting sho…
German troops hired by British to help fight during the war.
Proved Americans could fight. British won at great cost
They surprised the British on Christmas Eve
The dark days of the war
Americans were losing a lot, A lot of people were getting sho…
Hessian's
German troops hired by British to help fight during the war.
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Social Studies - Native Americans
Nomads
Theory
Artifact
Pueblo
people who wander from place to place
An explanation of natural events
Any object made by people from earlier times.
a communal village built by Indians in the southwestern Unite…
Nomads
people who wander from place to place
Theory
An explanation of natural events
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Social Studies American Revolution
Treaty of Paris 1763
boycott
delegate
repeal
a treaty signed in 1763 by France, Spain, and Great Britain t…
To voluntarily choose not to purchase or use certain goods in…
A representative to a conference who is authorized to act on…
to cancel or take away
Treaty of Paris 1763
a treaty signed in 1763 by France, Spain, and Great Britain t…
boycott
To voluntarily choose not to purchase or use certain goods in…
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Social Studies- American Revolution
Pontiac's War
Samuel Adams
John Adams
Stamp Act
A 1763 conflict between the Ottawa Native Americans and Briti…
(1722-1803) Samuel Adams A Boston Patriot and organizer again…
(1735-1826) John Adams was A leader in the American Revolutio…
A 1765 law that placed new duties on legal documents and taxe…
Pontiac's War
A 1763 conflict between the Ottawa Native Americans and Briti…
Samuel Adams
(1722-1803) Samuel Adams A Boston Patriot and organizer again…
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Social Studies American Revoloution
Sugar Act
Stamp Act 1765
Sons of Liberty
Townshend Acts
(1764) British deeply in debt partl to French & Indian War. E…
Parliaments put a tax on all printed material. ex. newspapers…
A radical political organization for colonial independence wh…
A tax that the British Parliament passed in 1767 that was pla…
Sugar Act
(1764) British deeply in debt partl to French & Indian War. E…
Stamp Act 1765
Parliaments put a tax on all printed material. ex. newspapers…
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Social Studies Chapter 6 The American Revolution
ally
cavalry
continental army
Declaration of Independence
nation that works with another nation for a common purpose
troops on horseback
army established by the Second Continental Congress to fight…
document written by Thomas Jefferson, approved by Continental…
ally
nation that works with another nation for a common purpose
cavalry
troops on horseback
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social studies;american revolution
George washington
Thomas Paine
Molly Pitcher
Thomas Jefferson
commander of continental army
Author of common sense and the crisis,motivates the patriots…
during the war she brought water to the soldiers,said to have…
author of the Declaration of Independence
George washington
commander of continental army
Thomas Paine
Author of common sense and the crisis,motivates the patriots…
Native Americans (Social Studies)
region
Prairie
Desert
Culture
an area with common features that make it different from othe…
an area of flat land or rolling hills covered in grasses
large area of very dry land
beliefs and way of life of a group of people
region
an area with common features that make it different from othe…
Prairie
an area of flat land or rolling hills covered in grasses
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Social Studies- American Revolution
Pontiac's War
Samuel Adams
John Adams
Stamp Act
A 1763 conflict between the Ottawa Native Americans and Briti…
(1722-1803) Samuel Adams A Boston Patriot and organizer again…
(1735-1826) John Adams was A leader in the American Revolutio…
A 1765 law that placed new duties on legal documents and taxe…
Pontiac's War
A 1763 conflict between the Ottawa Native Americans and Briti…
Samuel Adams
(1722-1803) Samuel Adams A Boston Patriot and organizer again…
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Social Studies: American Revolution
John Hancock
2nd Continental Congress
Richard Henry Lee
Thomas Jefferson
Who was the President of Congress
Who governed the colonies
Who proposed that the colonies should be free
Who wrote the Declaration of Independence
John Hancock
Who was the President of Congress
2nd Continental Congress
Who governed the colonies
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