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History-Unit 3 Vocabulary Words
Mauryan Empire
Asoka
Religious Toleration
Tamil
The first empire in India, founded by Chandragupta Maurya In…
Ruler of Mauryan Empire who converted to Buddhism and put the…
acceptance of religious differences
language spoken in Southern India and also the people of Sout…
Mauryan Empire
The first empire in India, founded by Chandragupta Maurya In…
Asoka
Ruler of Mauryan Empire who converted to Buddhism and put the…
Texas History - Unit 3 Spanish Colonial Vocabulary Words
Mission
Presidio
contraband
catechism
a settlement in Indian territory designed to convert American…
a Spanish fort that protects a mission
smuggled goods
a set of questions and answers about Catholic beliefs
Mission
a settlement in Indian territory designed to convert American…
Presidio
a Spanish fort that protects a mission
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Unit 3 American History Vocabulary
Battles of Lexington and Concord
Valley Forge
Battle of Saratoga
Articles of Conferderation
first battle of the American Revolution
Americans endured a harsh (bad) winter with little supplies/c…
Turning point of the American Revolution; France agreed to he…
First American constitution; governed the country during the…
Battles of Lexington and Concord
first battle of the American Revolution
Valley Forge
Americans endured a harsh (bad) winter with little supplies/c…
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History ~Unit 3 vocabulary terms
ancient (adj)
bury (v)
conquer (v)
defence (n)
very old, from long time ago
something (e.g a body) is put under the ground
to take control of something
protection from harm
ancient (adj)
very old, from long time ago
bury (v)
something (e.g a body) is put under the ground
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Texas History - Unit 3 Spanish Colonial Vocabulary Words
Presidio
epidemic
establish
criollos
Presidio a Spanish fort that protects a mission.
the rapid spread of a disease in a short time
to settle
Spaniards born in the Americas
Presidio
Presidio a Spanish fort that protects a mission.
epidemic
the rapid spread of a disease in a short time
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Texas History - Unit 3 Spanish Colonial Vocabulary Words
Mission
Presidio
epidemic
cede
a settlement in Indian territory designed to convert American…
a Spanish fort that protects a mission
the rapid spread of a disease in a short time
to formally give up ownership of something
Mission
a settlement in Indian territory designed to convert American…
Presidio
a Spanish fort that protects a mission
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American History Unit 3
precedent
cabinet
national debt
bond
tradition
the president's group of advisors
the amount of money a national government owes to other gover…
a note issued by the government, which promises to pay off a…
precedent
tradition
cabinet
the president's group of advisors
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OFL US History Unit 3 Vocabulary
Freedmen's Bureau
sharecropping
segregation
Jim Crow laws
Federal agency created to help emancipated African Americans…
a system of farming in which farmers work another's land and…
separation of the races
laws that enforced segregation in the South
Freedmen's Bureau
Federal agency created to help emancipated African Americans…
sharecropping
a system of farming in which farmers work another's land and…
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7th World History Unit 3 Vocabulary
Byzantine Empire
Constatinople
Emperor Justinian
Empress Theodora
The eastern portion of the Roman Empire. Famous for being a c…
capital city of the Byzantine Empire. It was a link between E…
Ruler of the Byzantine Empire. Create law known as Justinian'…
Justinian's wife. She passed laws to improve the status of wo…
Byzantine Empire
The eastern portion of the Roman Empire. Famous for being a c…
Constatinople
capital city of the Byzantine Empire. It was a link between E…
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US History - Unit 3 Vocabulary
annexation
regulation
Manifest Destiny
imperialism
to take control of a country or area next to your own, especi…
an official rule or order
the belief that the US people had the right and the duty to t…
a political system in which one country rules a lot of other…
annexation
to take control of a country or area next to your own, especi…
regulation
an official rule or order
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SCHS: World History Unit 3 Vocabulary Words
John Locke
philosophe
Montesquieu
separation of powers
English philosopher who argued that people's minds were molde…
French for "philosopher"; applied to all intellectuals - writ…
a French noble who studied governments and created the idea o…
a form of government in which the executive, legislative, and…
John Locke
English philosopher who argued that people's minds were molde…
philosophe
French for "philosopher"; applied to all intellectuals - writ…
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U.S. History Unit 3 Vocabulary
Andrew Carnegie
John Rockefeller
Henry Bessemer
bessemer process
a scottish immigrant who made a fortune off of his steel comp…
owner of Standard oil which dominated 90% of the nation's oil
he patented a new method of making steel in 1855
a quicker and cheaper method of making steel which involved b…
Andrew Carnegie
a scottish immigrant who made a fortune off of his steel comp…
John Rockefeller
owner of Standard oil which dominated 90% of the nation's oil
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US History Unit 3 Vocabulary
Northwest Territory
Land Ordinance
Northwest Ordinance
The Articles of Confederation
Area that included modern-day Wisconsin, Michigan, Illinois,…
This dealt more with selling the property than governing it.
Once a territory met certain requirements, then it could beco…
The United States first form of government. It established a…
Northwest Territory
Area that included modern-day Wisconsin, Michigan, Illinois,…
Land Ordinance
This dealt more with selling the property than governing it.
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World History Unit 3 Vocabulary
Byzantine Empire
Constatinople
Emperor Justinian
Empress Theodora
The New Rome. Historians' name for the eastern portion of the…
capital city of the Byzantine Empire that was a great locatio…
Ruler of the Byzantine Empire from 527-565 CE, he oversaw the…
The most powerful woman in Byzantine history, she passed laws…
Byzantine Empire
The New Rome. Historians' name for the eastern portion of the…
Constatinople
capital city of the Byzantine Empire that was a great locatio…
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History Unit 3 Vocabulary
City-Sate
Trireme
Tyrant
Iliad
A city that with its surrounding territory forms an independe…
An ancient Greek or Roman war galley with three banks of oars.
A cruel and oppressive dictator
A Greek epic poem describing the siege of Troy, ascribed to H…
City-Sate
A city that with its surrounding territory forms an independe…
Trireme
An ancient Greek or Roman war galley with three banks of oars.
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Texas History - Unit 3 Spanish Colonial Vocabulary Words
Mission
Presidio
contraband
catechism
a settlement in Indian territory designed to convert American…
a Spanish fort that protects a mission
smuggled goods
a set of questions and answers about Catholic beliefs
Mission
a settlement in Indian territory designed to convert American…
Presidio
a Spanish fort that protects a mission
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U.S History Unit 3 Vocabulary Words
Proclamation
Merchantilism
Imperialism
Parliament
a public or official announcement, especially one dealing wit…
belief in the benefits of profitable trading.
a policy of extending a country's power and influence by some…
the highest legislature, consisting of the sovereign, the Hou…
Proclamation
a public or official announcement, especially one dealing wit…
Merchantilism
belief in the benefits of profitable trading.
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History Unit 3
raw material
conflict
ally
treaty
something from the Earth like cotton, wood, or metal that we…
disagreement
person or group that is on your side of a conflict
written agreement between two or more groups
raw material
something from the Earth like cotton, wood, or metal that we…
conflict
disagreement
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Maine History Unit 3 Vocabulary Spring 2015
Soil Exhaustion
Soil Erosion
John Poor
Textile Mills
When soil is depleted of important nutrients.
When soil is blown or washed away.
Mainer that created a railroad system that connected Portland…
Factories along Maine rivers where cloth was made.
Soil Exhaustion
When soil is depleted of important nutrients.
Soil Erosion
When soil is blown or washed away.
Unit 3 Grantlandian History
rantlandianG onstitutionC
ranteaseg
earbooky
rantG aminerK
grantlandian constitution, the constituion of grantlandia say…
grantease, language of grantlandia
yearbook, a list of news that has happened in grantlandia, pa…
Grant Kaminer, first chancellor of Grantlandia
rantlandianG onstitutionC
grantlandian constitution, the constituion of grantlandia say…
ranteaseg
grantease, language of grantlandia
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Big History Unit 3 Vocabulary
cluster
density
fusion (also called nuclear fusion)
galaxy
A group of galaxies held together by their mutual gravitation…
The mass per unit of volume of a substance.
The combining of lighter atomic nuclei into heavier atomic nu…
A large "society" of stars, held together by mutual gravitati…
cluster
A group of galaxies held together by their mutual gravitation…
density
The mass per unit of volume of a substance.
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World History Unit 3 Terms
Greek Polis
Roman Republic
Roman Empire
Socrates
The complete unit of Greek life; included economics, politics…
The period from 507 to 31 B.C.E., during which Rome was large…
Existed from 27 BCE to about 400 CE. Conquered entire Mediter…
Athenian philosopher (ca. 470-399 B.C.E.) who shifted the emp…
Greek Polis
The complete unit of Greek life; included economics, politics…
Roman Republic
The period from 507 to 31 B.C.E., during which Rome was large…
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Unit 3 Vocabulary - History
Pineda
Cortes
Cabeza de Vaca
Coronado
- Spanish explorer... - 1519, mapped the Gulf Coast of Texas,... f…
- Spanish explorer... - Defeated the Aztec... - Started Mexico City…
- Spanish explorer... - 1528, wrote about his experiences in Tex…
- Spanish explorer... - Searching for the Seven Cities of Cibola…
Pineda
- Spanish explorer... - 1519, mapped the Gulf Coast of Texas,... f…
Cortes
- Spanish explorer... - Defeated the Aztec... - Started Mexico City…
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World History Unit 3 Vocabulary
city -state
Democracy
Republic
Aristocracy
a political unit that includes a city and its surrounding lan…
a government in which the people hold the ruling power
a government in which the people elect representatives to mak…
a government headed by a privileged minority or upper class
city -state
a political unit that includes a city and its surrounding lan…
Democracy
a government in which the people hold the ruling power
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Unit 3 Texas History
During the Mexican National Era, many…
The Battle of Gonzales
In 1821 Mexico became independent ...
Miguel Hidalgo y Castillo
Make Texas a separate state of Mexico
The first battle of Texas Revolution
from Spain
In 1810 gave speech to start war for Mexico Independence.
During the Mexican National Era, many…
Make Texas a separate state of Mexico
The Battle of Gonzales
The first battle of Texas Revolution
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7th World History Unit 3 Vocabulary
Byzantine Empire
Constatinople
Emperor Justinian
Empress Theodora
The eastern portion of the Roman Empire. Famous for being a c…
capital city of the Byzantine Empire. It was a link between E…
Ruler of the Byzantine Empire. Create law known as Justinian'…
Justinian's wife. She passed laws to improve the status of wo…
Byzantine Empire
The eastern portion of the Roman Empire. Famous for being a c…
Constatinople
capital city of the Byzantine Empire. It was a link between E…
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Unit 3: History
archaeologist
mummy
tomb
treasure
(n) someone who studies the things people used in the past (n…
(n) a dead body that is wrapped in cloth and preserved (xác ư…
(n) a place where a dead person is buried (mồ, mả)
(n) something which is very valuable (kho báu)
archaeologist
(n) someone who studies the things people used in the past (n…
mummy
(n) a dead body that is wrapped in cloth and preserved (xác ư…
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Unit 3 - U.S. History
market revolution
capitalism
Samuel F.B. Morse
Manifest Destiny
Dramatic increase between 1820 and 1850 in the exchange of go…
An economic system based on private ownership of capital.
He created a single wire telegraph system, and invented the M…
A notion held by a nineteenth-century Americans that the Unit…
market revolution
Dramatic increase between 1820 and 1850 in the exchange of go…
capitalism
An economic system based on private ownership of capital.
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US History Unit 3
Articles of Confederation
Shay's Rebellion
Constitutional Convention
George Washington
1st Constitution of the U.S. 1781-1788 (weaknesses-no executi…
Rebellion led by Daniel Shays of farmers in western Massachus…
Meeting in 1787 of the elected representatives of the thirtee…
1st President of the United States; commander-in-chief of the…
Articles of Confederation
1st Constitution of the U.S. 1781-1788 (weaknesses-no executi…
Shay's Rebellion
Rebellion led by Daniel Shays of farmers in western Massachus…
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unit 3 History vocabulary
Articles of confederation
constitution
revenue
tax
this acted as the first constitution of the united states ado…
a document presenting a plan of government
total current income of a country
a sum of money levied upon persons, property of business
Articles of confederation
this acted as the first constitution of the united states ado…
constitution
a document presenting a plan of government
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Mr. Beecham's World History - Unit 3 - Vocabulary Words
Black Death
Caliph
Dhimmis
Eastern Orthodox Christianity
The epidemic form of bubonic plague experienced during the Mi…
The civil and religious leader of a Muslim state considered t…
A term meaning "protected peoples"; they included Jews, Chris…
The main religion of the Russia, Ukraine, and Belarus region.…
Black Death
The epidemic form of bubonic plague experienced during the Mi…
Caliph
The civil and religious leader of a Muslim state considered t…
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History Vocabulary Unit 3
Hierachy
Autonomy
Succession
Coercion
Any system of persons or things ranked one above another. Ord…
Independence or freedom, as of the will or one's actions. Whe…
The coming of one person or thing after another in order, seq…
To compel by force, intimidation, or authority, especially wi…
Hierachy
Any system of persons or things ranked one above another. Ord…
Autonomy
Independence or freedom, as of the will or one's actions. Whe…
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Unit 3 AP World History
Ka'aba
Muhammad
Islam
The "Five Pillars"
polytheistic shrine
Guy who built on the religious traditions of the Arabian peni…
the religion of the Muslims, a monotheistic faith regarded as…
FPFAP: Faith, Prayer, Fasting, Alms-Giving, Pilgrimage (Hajj)
Ka'aba
polytheistic shrine
Muhammad
Guy who built on the religious traditions of the Arabian peni…
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Fall 2015 Maine History Unit 3 Vocabulary
Soil Exhaustion
John Poor
Textile Mills
Immigrant
When soil is depleted of important nutrients needed for plant…
Businessman who brought commercial rail service to Maine, thu…
A mechanized factory in which cloth/clothing is made; these w…
A person who moves into a new country and becomes a permanent…
Soil Exhaustion
When soil is depleted of important nutrients needed for plant…
John Poor
Businessman who brought commercial rail service to Maine, thu…
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Unit 3 History Vocabulary
philanthropy
reformer
progressive
plight
the desire to promote the welfare of others, typically expres…
a person who makes changes to something socially, politically…
a person advocating or implementing new a social reform or ne…
a dangerous, difficult, or possibly unfortunate situation
philanthropy
the desire to promote the welfare of others, typically expres…
reformer
a person who makes changes to something socially, politically…
Unit 3 History Vocabulary words
Representive
Amendment
Northwest Ordinance
Bi-cameral
Someone chosen by the people to speak for them in the governm…
Any change to the constitution.
Created a system of admitting new states into the US as equal…
A two house governing body. Congress and Senate together make…
Representive
Someone chosen by the people to speak for them in the governm…
Amendment
Any change to the constitution.
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History Vocabulary Unit 3
Hierachy
Autonomy
Succession
Coercion
Any system of persons or things ranked one above another. Ord…
Independence or freedom, as of the will or one's actions. Whe…
The coming of one person or thing after another in order, seq…
To compel by force, intimidation, or authority, especially wi…
Hierachy
Any system of persons or things ranked one above another. Ord…
Autonomy
Independence or freedom, as of the will or one's actions. Whe…
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History - Unit 3
Civil disobedience
Civic virtue
Declaration
mercantilism
A nonviolent, public refusal to obey allegedly unjust laws.
The dedication of citizens to the common welfare of their com…
Stating political ideals and giving reason for acitons
An economic policy under which nations sought to increase the…
Civil disobedience
A nonviolent, public refusal to obey allegedly unjust laws.
Civic virtue
The dedication of citizens to the common welfare of their com…
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Tapestry of Grace Year 1 Unit 3 History Vocabulary
Tribute
Cedar
Caravan
Ambassador
Money paid by one country to another in return for protection…
Prized tree of the mountains east of Phoenician city-states
A group of traders traveling together
An official representative of a country's government
Tribute
Money paid by one country to another in return for protection…
Cedar
Prized tree of the mountains east of Phoenician city-states
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Unit 3 history vocabulary
Boomtown
Petition
Entrepreneur
Pioneer
A town that rapidly grows as a result of new business
To officially ask someone to do something
A person who starts a new business with the hope of making mo…
A person who is the first settlers of a part of a country
Boomtown
A town that rapidly grows as a result of new business
Petition
To officially ask someone to do something
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World History Unit 3
Peons
Viceroys
Pilgrims
Mestizos
Workers forced to labor for a landlord in order to pay off debt
Representatives of Spain who rules American Provinces in the…
English Protestants who rejected the Church of England
Lower class of Spanish colonies made of people of mixed descent
Peons
Workers forced to labor for a landlord in order to pay off debt
Viceroys
Representatives of Spain who rules American Provinces in the…
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Vocabulary Unit 3-- Dandelion Wine+history words
apprehensive (adj.)
precarious (adj.)
sparse (adj.)
overwrought (adj.)
fearful about the future; uneasy
Dangerously lacking in stability
occurring at widely spread intervals
nervous or excited
apprehensive (adj.)
fearful about the future; uneasy
precarious (adj.)
Dangerously lacking in stability
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History Unit 3 Vocabulary Words
Amend
Check and balances
Separation of powers
Executive branch
To change or revise
A system by which each branch of government limits power of o…
A principal by which powers are divided among different branc…
Branch of government executes, or carries out, the law
Amend
To change or revise
Check and balances
A system by which each branch of government limits power of o…
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Unit 3: History
Castle
Knight
Die
Kill
Castle
Knight
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World History Unit 3 Vocabulary
Renaissance
Humanism
Machiavelli
Vernacular Literature
Rebirth of classical Greek and Roman culture
Revived interest in ancient Greek and Roman philosophy/thought
Writer of The Prince, founder of modern political science
Literature written in the common language
Renaissance
Rebirth of classical Greek and Roman culture
Humanism
Revived interest in ancient Greek and Roman philosophy/thought
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US HISTORY- UNIT 3 VOCABULARY
Cabinet
Excise Tax
Tariffs
Custom
People who give advice to the leader of a government (the pre…
Tax on specific goods.
Tax on imported goods.
A traditionally accepted way of doing something.
Cabinet
People who give advice to the leader of a government (the pre…
Excise Tax
Tax on specific goods.
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Unit 3: History of the Earth
Uniformitarianism
Relative Age [1]
Law of Superposition [1]
Unconformity [1]
Definition: the assumption that the same natural laws and pro…
Definition: ... Example: ... Non-Example:
Definition: ... Example: ... Non-Example:
Definition: ... Example: ... Non-Example:
Uniformitarianism
Definition: the assumption that the same natural laws and pro…
Relative Age [1]
Definition: ... Example: ... Non-Example:
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World History Unit 3 Vocabulary
Allah
Muhammad
Islam
Muslim
God
a prophet of Allah
submission to the will of Allah
one who has submitted
Allah
God
Muhammad
a prophet of Allah
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W. History A Unit 3
conservative
liberal
radical
nationalism
usually wealthy property owners and nobility; argues for prot…
mostly middle-class business leaders and merchants; wanted to…
favored drastic change to extend democracy to all people, bel…
the belief that people's greatest loyalty should not be to a…
conservative
usually wealthy property owners and nobility; argues for prot…
liberal
mostly middle-class business leaders and merchants; wanted to…
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Fall 16 Blue 2 Maine History Unit 3 Vocabulary
Soil Exhaustion
John Poor
Textile Mill
Immigrants
When soil is depleted of important nutrients, making it susce…
A native of Andover, Maine, he brought the railroad to the in…
A cloth factory, usually built near rushing waters in the 19t…
A person who moves into a new country to become a permanent r…
Soil Exhaustion
When soil is depleted of important nutrients, making it susce…
John Poor
A native of Andover, Maine, he brought the railroad to the in…
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