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10 terms
WA State - Postwar and Nowadays
subsidy
conservation
boycott
blacklisted
A government payment that supports a business or market
Protection of natural resources and the environment
To refuse to buy something
When someone isn't allowed to work
subsidy
A government payment that supports a business or market
conservation
Protection of natural resources and the environment
13 terms
Wa state
Governor
Lieutenant governor
Secretary of State
State treasurer
Cheif executive officer- appoints administrative officials, i…
Presides over state senate, sits in for the governor when he…
Responsible for overseeing filing of offical documents and st…
Pays the state bills keeps financial records and manages the…
Governor
Cheif executive officer- appoints administrative officials, i…
Lieutenant governor
Presides over state senate, sits in for the governor when he…
WA State
Regions
Endemic
Rain shadow Effect
Windward
Geographical areas defined by similar natural environments
A species only found in a specific habitat area
How land forms determine precipitation through physical barri…
The side of the mountain closer to the ocean, western in wa,…
Regions
Geographical areas defined by similar natural environments
Endemic
A species only found in a specific habitat area
18 terms
WA State Ch. 5
Isaac Stevens
Pacific Railroad Survey
Transcontinental Railroad
Northern Pacific Railroad
First Territorial Governor
Allowed people to look for a route for the first transcontine…
a railroad that goes across a whole country
Private company built railroad that stretched from Lake Super…
Isaac Stevens
First Territorial Governor
Pacific Railroad Survey
Allowed people to look for a route for the first transcontine…
10 terms
WA State Geography
mountain
mountain range
volcano
sea
a very high hill
A group of mountains
a mountain with a large hole at the top, through which lava (…
the large area of salty water that covers much of the earth's…
mountain
a very high hill
mountain range
A group of mountains
WA State Geography Unit
Geography
Natural Environment
Geographic Regions
Physical Features
the study of Earth and its environments. Includes a variety o…
the sum of all the differing parts of a region, such as locat…
created by geographers to group together areas that share sim…
any naturally occurring part of the landscape.
Geography
the study of Earth and its environments. Includes a variety o…
Natural Environment
the sum of all the differing parts of a region, such as locat…
19 terms
WA State Ch. 2
Migration
Chinook Jargon
Tule
Potlatch
season movement from one place to another
Language spoken by dozen of tribes throughout western North A…
grass like plant that grows in swampy areas
Huge Native American celebration hosted by one family for an…
Migration
season movement from one place to another
Chinook Jargon
Language spoken by dozen of tribes throughout western North A…
25 terms
WA State Ch. 1
cultural characteristics
headwaters
hydroelectric
physical characteristic
human features of the land
source of a river
electricity produced by water power
natural-made items
cultural characteristics
human features of the land
headwaters
source of a river
41 terms
WA STATE PROPERTY... NUMBERS!!!!!!
THE INSURANCE COMMISSIONER IS ELECTED…
THE INSURANCE COMMISSIONER MUST POST A…
THE INSURANCE COMMISSIONER IS RESPONSI…
THE COMMISIONER MAY FINE A LICENSEE UP…
4 YEAR TEARM
$25.000
2%
$1,000
THE INSURANCE COMMISSIONER IS ELECTED…
4 YEAR TEARM
THE INSURANCE COMMISSIONER MUST POST A…
$25.000
9 terms
WA State Geography
The Five Regions
Coastal Range
Puget-Sound Lowlands
Cascade Range
Coastal Range, Columbia Plateau, Cascade Range, Puget-Sound L…
On the edge of the Pacific Rim(Trading), has a rainforest, lu…
Most populated area, home of Seattle and Space Needle, has ac…
Volcanic peaks, jagged mountains that create the "Cascade Cur…
The Five Regions
Coastal Range, Columbia Plateau, Cascade Range, Puget-Sound L…
Coastal Range
On the edge of the Pacific Rim(Trading), has a rainforest, lu…
6 terms
WA State History Vocab
Sectarian
Delegate
Census
Ratification
Refers to a person or gruop related to a particular religion…
A person designated to act for or represent another person or…
An official counting of the population.
To give formal approval, confirm.
Sectarian
Refers to a person or gruop related to a particular religion…
Delegate
A person designated to act for or represent another person or…
30 terms
WA State History
Robert Gray
Isaac Stevens
Marcus Whitman
George W. Bush
first American sea captain to explore the Columbia River
1st territorial governor of Washington
along with his wife, Narcissa, brought the Gospel to the Paci…
1st black American settler in Puget Sound
Robert Gray
first American sea captain to explore the Columbia River
Isaac Stevens
1st territorial governor of Washington
23 terms
WA State Disability Insurance Test
Competent Parties
Insurer
Insured
Applicant
Persons entering into an insurance contract must be of age an…
The provider of insurance coverage
The person to whom, or on whose behalf, benefits are paid.
Individual responsible for filling out the application for an…
Competent Parties
Persons entering into an insurance contract must be of age an…
Insurer
The provider of insurance coverage
61 terms
WA State Law
Pencil cosmetics must be sharpened aft…
If a blood spill occurs during a servi…
Storage cabinets, work stations, and s…
A foot spa basin must be cleaned _____…
False
Put gloves on, clean the wound with antiseptic and cover with…
All the above
After each service
Pencil cosmetics must be sharpened aft…
False
If a blood spill occurs during a servi…
Put gloves on, clean the wound with antiseptic and cover with…
WA State Ch. 5
Isaac Stevens
Pacific Railroad Survey
Transcontinental Railroad
Northern Pacific Railroad
First Territorial Governor
Allowed people to look for a route for the first transcontine…
a railroad that goes across a whole country
Private company built railroad that stretched from Lake Super…
Isaac Stevens
First Territorial Governor
Pacific Railroad Survey
Allowed people to look for a route for the first transcontine…
11 terms
WA STATE - Depression and WWII
shantytown
Hooverville
public works
propaganda
area of small, crudely built houses or shacks
a shantytown named after President Hoover
construction paid for by the government that benefits everyone
information (especially biased information) used to promote…
shantytown
area of small, crudely built houses or shacks
Hooverville
a shantytown named after President Hoover
9 terms
WA State Symbols
Bird
Nickname
Flower
Tree
American Goldfinch (Wild Canary)
The Evergreen State
Coast Rhododendron
Western Hemlock
Bird
American Goldfinch (Wild Canary)
Nickname
The Evergreen State
23 terms
WA State Legislature General
Define gubernatorial
Define biennium
Define bicameral
# of districts
of or relating to a state governor or the office of state gov…
a two year period
having two branches, chambers, or houses, as a legislative bo…
49
Define gubernatorial
of or relating to a state governor or the office of state gov…
Define biennium
a two year period
10 terms
WA State Plants and Animals
Marbled Murrelets
Striped Whipsnake
Oregon Spotted Frog
Gray Wolf
Marbled Murrelets
Striped Whipsnake
22 terms
WA State Geography
Mount Saint Helens
Dormant Volcanoes
Coastline
Border
A volcano that erupted violently in 1980, in Washington state
The volcano has not erupted for a long time but may erupt in…
The outline of the land where it meets the sea.
A line separating two political or geographical areas. Washin…
Mount Saint Helens
A volcano that erupted violently in 1980, in Washington state
Dormant Volcanoes
The volcano has not erupted for a long time but may erupt in…
16 terms
WA. State history
Curtail
Incite
Salient
Acerbic
reduce in extent or quantity; impose a restriction on.
encourage or stir up (violent or unlawful behavior).
most noticeable or important
(especially of a comment or style of speaking) sharp and fort…
Curtail
reduce in extent or quantity; impose a restriction on.
Incite
encourage or stir up (violent or unlawful behavior).
15 terms
WA State Constitution Citations
Article I, Section 3
Article I, Section 4
Article I, Section 5
Article I, Section 7
personal rights
right of petition and assembly
freedom of speech
right to privacy in personal affairs/home
Article I, Section 3
personal rights
Article I, Section 4
right of petition and assembly
29 terms
Wa. State board 2014
egyptians
egyptians
shaved their eyebrows and hairline
lips
was the first to infuse essential oils from leaves, bark, and…
were the first to cultivate beauty in an extravagant fashion.
to achieve a look of greater intelligence during the renaissa…
during the Middle Ages, women wore colored makeup on their:
egyptians
was the first to infuse essential oils from leaves, bark, and…
egyptians
were the first to cultivate beauty in an extravagant fashion.
58 terms
WA State Legislature
Define gubernatorial
Define biennium
Define bicameral
# of districts
of or relating to a state governor or the office of state gov…
a two year period
having two branches, chambers, or houses, as a legislative bo…
49
Define gubernatorial
of or relating to a state governor or the office of state gov…
Define biennium
a two year period
27 terms
WAS People
Bashar al assad
Ban Ki Moon
Nancy Pelosi
Anthony Kennedy
President of Syria
Secretary-general of the United Nations
Minority leader of the U. S. House of Representatives
Senior associate Justice of the Supreme Court
Bashar al assad
President of Syria
Ban Ki Moon
Secretary-general of the United Nations
WA State Chapter 6
blacklist
capitalism
capitalist
dignity
a list that contains the names workers who are considered tro…
an economic system in which individuals, rather than governme…
a person who owns a business; someone who supports capitalism
pride in oneself; self-respect
blacklist
a list that contains the names workers who are considered tro…
capitalism
an economic system in which individuals, rather than governme…
20 terms
WA state: Ch 2
ozette
columbia river east wenatchee
longhouses
clovis points
buried mikah village
where 20 unusual stone tools were found, spear points some as…
constructed of split cedar planks and had plank roofs - easte…
named for the new mexico town, appeared in several parts of t…
ozette
buried mikah village
columbia river east wenatchee
where 20 unusual stone tools were found, spear points some as…
23 terms
WA STATE SPEEDBACK LESSON 5
Why were river valleys logical routes…
Which U.S. President signed the bill t…
Why were many of the earliest Washingt…
According to statistics, which immigra…
Rivers followed natural paths and made delivering materials e…
Benjamin Harrison
easy access to timber, water, ships, and jobs
Scandinavian
Why were river valleys logical routes…
Rivers followed natural paths and made delivering materials e…
Which U.S. President signed the bill t…
Benjamin Harrison
WA state vocabulary
Arid
Commercial
Confluence
Finite
Very dry
Having to do with selling.
The flowing together of two or more streams.
Having definite limits.
Arid
Very dry
Commercial
Having to do with selling.
15 terms
WA State Facts
State Nickname
State Seal and Flag Adopted
Statehood Admission Date
State Colors
The Evergreen State
1967
11/11/1889
Green & Gold
State Nickname
The Evergreen State
State Seal and Flag Adopted
1967
13 terms
Wa state vocab
Arid
Commercial
Confluence
Finite
Very dry
Having to do with selling
The flowing together of 2 or more streams
Having definite limits
Arid
Very dry
Commercial
Having to do with selling
WA State Chapter 7
Black Tuesday
demand
dust bowl
economic depression
the largest selling day in the history of the New York Stock…
the amount of goods and services that consumers want to buy
the name given to the Great Plains region that suffered a ter…
a period of time when the economy is suffering from mass unem…
Black Tuesday
the largest selling day in the history of the New York Stock…
demand
the amount of goods and services that consumers want to buy
12 terms
WA STATE VOCABULARY
Regions
Endemic
Rainshadow effect
Windward
Geographical areas defined by similar natural environments
A species that is only found in a specific habitat area
How landforms determine precipitation through physical barriers
The side of the mountains closer to the ocean *western in W.a…
Regions
Geographical areas defined by similar natural environments
Endemic
A species that is only found in a specific habitat area
40 terms
CDL-WA STATE
You must have CDL to drive any vehicle…
How is GCWR determined if not provided…
Who is exempt?
What type of license do you need?
Has a GVWR of 26,000 pounds... A combination vehicle with a GCW…
By adding the GVWR of both the power unit and the trailer.
Farmers transporting farm equipment supplies or products to o…
I need a class B CDL
You must have CDL to drive any vehicle…
Has a GVWR of 26,000 pounds... A combination vehicle with a GCW…
How is GCWR determined if not provided…
By adding the GVWR of both the power unit and the trailer.
41 terms
WA State History
What year did the first wagon train se…
What was the biggest killer on the Ore…
When did Britain give up claim to Oreg…
When did Washington become the 42nd st…
1843
disease
1846
November 11th, 1889
What year did the first wagon train se…
1843
What was the biggest killer on the Ore…
disease
State people
Governor
Lt. Governor
Secretary of State
Attorney General
Bruce Rauner
Evelynn Sanguinetti
Jesse White
Lisa Madigan
Governor
Bruce Rauner
Lt. Governor
Evelynn Sanguinetti
10 terms
WA State History #15
Chinese Exclusion Act of 1880
emigrants
immigrants
deportations
(1882) Denied any additional Chinese laborers to enter the co…
people who leave a country to live somewhere else
People who settle in a country they weren't born in.
Sending a immagrant back to their homeland
Chinese Exclusion Act of 1880
(1882) Denied any additional Chinese laborers to enter the co…
emigrants
people who leave a country to live somewhere else
120 terms
WA state history
Region 1
Region 2
Region 3
Region 4
Coastal
Puget sound
Cascade
Okanogan
Region 1
Coastal
Region 2
Puget sound
15 terms
WA State History
human
subsidy
motley
per capita
compassion
money or land given by the government
a mixture of unique or different people
per person
human
compassion
subsidy
money or land given by the government
WA State Week 4
Pelt
Columbia River
The Northwest Passage
Deplete
The skin and fur of a dead animal.
Provided habitats for fur-bearing animals and transportation…
Imaginary route of river systems through North America.
To reduce with removal or elimination.
Pelt
The skin and fur of a dead animal.
Columbia River
Provided habitats for fur-bearing animals and transportation…
14 terms
Wa State Executive Branch
Governor
Lieutenant Governor
Secretary of State
State Treasurer
Head of this branch
President of the State Senate
All elections
Tax collector
Governor
Head of this branch
Lieutenant Governor
President of the State Senate
Wa state history
Coastal range
Pudget sound lowlands
Cascade range
Rocky Mountains
Five indian reservations and relys on tourism
Large cities and a lot of farmland
High volcano peaks and many glaciers that cut across the stat…
At the corner of the state and the steep hills are foothills…
Coastal range
Five indian reservations and relys on tourism
Pudget sound lowlands
Large cities and a lot of farmland
10 terms
WA State History #16
industrialization
irrigation
Leland Stanford
California Gold Rush
The development of industries for the machine production of g…
A way of supplying water to an area of land
Former California Governor and organizer of the Central Pacif…
Mass migration to California following the discovery of gold…
industrialization
The development of industries for the machine production of g…
irrigation
A way of supplying water to an area of land
10 terms
WA State History #4
Spokane, WA
mineral sulphates
Yakima River
magnesium
The second largest city in the state of Washington
A naturally occurring, homogeneous inorganic solid substance,…
river system located completely in Washington
a chemical element, It is a shiny gray solid
Spokane, WA
The second largest city in the state of Washington
mineral sulphates
A naturally occurring, homogeneous inorganic solid substance,…
WA State Leg. Leadership
Rep. Frank Chopp
Rep. Jim Moeller
Rep. Tina Orwall
Rep. Pat Sullivan
(D) - 43rd District... Speaker of the House... Rules Committee Chair
(D) - 49th District... Speaker Pro Tempore... Health Care & Wellnes…
(D) - 33rd District... Deputy Speaker Pro Tempore... Public Safety,…
(D) - 47th District... Majority Leader... Appropriations, Rules
Rep. Frank Chopp
(D) - 43rd District... Speaker of the House... Rules Committee Chair
Rep. Jim Moeller
(D) - 49th District... Speaker Pro Tempore... Health Care & Wellnes…
80 terms
WA state history
Vilify
Conspicuous
Diligence
Malady
To speak evil of; to utter slanderous and abusive statements…
Easy to notice; obvious; attracting attention by being unusual
Constant and earnest effort to accomplish a task; careful att…
A disorder or disease of the mind or body
Vilify
To speak evil of; to utter slanderous and abusive statements…
Conspicuous
Easy to notice; obvious; attracting attention by being unusual
29 terms
WA State Regions
West Coast Marine Climate
West Coast Marine Precipitation
Semiarid Climate
Semiarid Precipitation
Summer temperatures an average of 65 to 85°F, average winter…
Depending on location there is 20 to 80 inches of rain. Snow…
Extreme temperatures with hot dry summers between 80 and 90°F…
Low precipitation, 5 to 10 inches, most commonly in the form…
West Coast Marine Climate
Summer temperatures an average of 65 to 85°F, average winter…
West Coast Marine Precipitation
Depending on location there is 20 to 80 inches of rain. Snow…
WA state history
Artifacts
Archaeologist
Who came?
How did they come?
An object made by human being typically an item of cultural o…
The study of human history and prehistory through the excavat…
People who came to the Americas probably came from Northwest…
Crossed a land bridge from Asia to Alaska during the last wor…
Artifacts
An object made by human being typically an item of cultural o…
Archaeologist
The study of human history and prehistory through the excavat…
20 terms
WA state Final Flashcards
physical characteristics
human characteristics
Coastal Range
Puget Sound Lowlands
natural features
man made features
Region? Coastal Range ... Human: lumber mills, commercial fishin…
Human: Space Needle/Buildings/Farming Areas/High Traffic... Phys…
physical characteristics
natural features
human characteristics
man made features
17 terms
WA State TEST WORDS
council
elder
regalia
potlatch
A group of wise and respected individuals who gave advice to…
A respected older person who has influence and authority
Traditional clothes and items used in official occasions and…
A Coastal tribal ceremony held by a chief to demonstrate weal…
council
A group of wise and respected individuals who gave advice to…
elder
A respected older person who has influence and authority
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