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social studies 29 words
absolute monarchy
Democracy
Divine Rights
Magna Carta
monarchs exercise absolute total, and unlimited control
any system in which the people hold power usually through the…
that idea that rulers receive power directly from God and are…
the Great Charter which established the idea of limited gover…
absolute monarchy
monarchs exercise absolute total, and unlimited control
Democracy
any system in which the people hold power usually through the…
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Social Studies Vocab words for 2/29 to 3/4
patriotism
common
popular
federal
love of and devotion to one's country
good when all people in a society or country benefit from a r…
sovereignty the idea that political power comes from the peop…
the central government of the United States; often referred t…
patriotism
love of and devotion to one's country
common
good when all people in a society or country benefit from a r…
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11/29/16 Social Studies Vocab Word List
Ghana Empire
Sahara Desert
ivory, gold, salt
silent barter
African empire located between the Sahara Desert in the north…
Located north of the Ghana Empire
Valuable materials that were traded
A process in which people exchange goods without contacting e…
Ghana Empire
African empire located between the Sahara Desert in the north…
Sahara Desert
Located north of the Ghana Empire
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Word Study List #29
core
cordial
cordially
courage
the heart or central part
cheerful
in a hearty/cheerful way
bravery-strong heart
core
the heart or central part
cordial
cheerful
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August 29 social studies
Geography
Continent
Equator
Hemisphere
The study of the earths surface and the ways people use it
One of the seven large land areas on earth
The imaginary line that divides earth into the northern and S…
Half of a sphere such as the earth
Geography
The study of the earths surface and the ways people use it
Continent
One of the seven large land areas on earth
12 terms
Aug. 29, 2016 Math/Social Studies Words
digit
periods
number line
standard form
any symbol used to write a whole number
A group of 3 digits. Commas separate the periods
a line with numbers on it in order at regular intervals.
the usual way of writing a number that shows only its digits,…
digit
any symbol used to write a whole number
periods
A group of 3 digits. Commas separate the periods
Social Studies Quiz 10/29
What are the five requirements for a c…
How the adoption of agriculture impact…
How do religion and river patterns inf…
Compare and contrast life in the Indus…
Specialized Workers... Record Keeping... Complex Institutions... Ad…
Equality: you are no longer all given the same role. Instead,…
The Sumerians believed that the behaviors of the rivers were…
Sumer - river is violent and inconsistent, live with fear tha…
What are the five requirements for a c…
Specialized Workers... Record Keeping... Complex Institutions... Ad…
How the adoption of agriculture impact…
Equality: you are no longer all given the same role. Instead,…
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Social Studies Chapter 29 Vocabulary Words
Terrorism
Counterterrorism
Globalization
Trade Deficit
The use of violence, often against civilian targets, to force…
Action taken against terrorism.
The process of creating an international network that also in…
When a country buys more from other nations than it sells to…
Terrorism
The use of violence, often against civilian targets, to force…
Counterterrorism
Action taken against terrorism.
10 terms
HiSET Social Studies - 3/29
Thirteen colonies declare independence…
Territories gained by the US after the…
Democracy
Republic
July 4, 1776
Guam, Phillipines, Puerto Rico
everyone votes (sometimes through a representative) and the m…
a type of government in which the people have all the power a…
Thirteen colonies declare independence…
July 4, 1776
Territories gained by the US after the…
Guam, Phillipines, Puerto Rico
10 terms
Social Studies 11/29
Colonialism
Imperialism
Cash Crop
Protestantism
(n) of, or relating to the possession, and composition, of co…
(n) a policy or practice by which a country increases its pow…
(n) a crop (such as tobacco or cotton) that is grown to be so…
(n) of or relating to any member of one of the Christian chur…
Colonialism
(n) of, or relating to the possession, and composition, of co…
Imperialism
(n) a policy or practice by which a country increases its pow…
20 terms
Social studies 11/29
Preamble
Introduction paragraph
Six goals
Popular sovereignity
Part of the Constitution that established what the founding f…
Preamble states the purpose
Established in the preamble
The people are in charge of the government
Preamble
Part of the Constitution that established what the founding f…
Introduction paragraph
Preamble states the purpose
20 terms
Social Studies 9/29
Aeneas
Romulus and Remus
Republic
Dictators
Great Trojan Hero who fled Troy and reached Italy
Twin Founders of Rome. Romulus killed Remus
People elect leaders to govern them
rulers with almost absolute power
Aeneas
Great Trojan Hero who fled Troy and reached Italy
Romulus and Remus
Twin Founders of Rome. Romulus killed Remus
17 terms
Social Studies August 29
anthropologist
archaeologist
artifact
culture
scientist who studies the cultural development of humans
scientist who studies past human life by analyzing fossils an…
object made by humans from a past culture
groups way of life, including types of food, shelter, clothin…
anthropologist
scientist who studies the cultural development of humans
archaeologist
scientist who studies past human life by analyzing fossils an…
17 terms
Social Studies 29-31
Kent State
Mission to the Moon
Watergate Scandal
Iranian Hostage Crisis
a riot, building burned, 4 students shot by National Guard
Astronauts landed on moon-Apollo 11
5 burglars broke into Watergate Hotel to spy on Democratic Pa…
Iranian students attack the American Embassy in IRan an take…
Kent State
a riot, building burned, 4 students shot by National Guard
Mission to the Moon
Astronauts landed on moon-Apollo 11
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Social Studies Vocab words for 2/29 to 3/4
patriotism
common
popular
federal
love of and devotion to one's country
good when all people in a society or country benefit from a r…
sovereignty the idea that political power comes from the peop…
the central government of the United States; often referred t…
patriotism
love of and devotion to one's country
common
good when all people in a society or country benefit from a r…
10 terms
Social studies 10/29
Cuneiform
Nebuchadnezer
Pictograph
Scribe
1st system of writing
Most famous chaldean king who rebuilt Babylon
Picture, symbols
Writer
Cuneiform
1st system of writing
Nebuchadnezer
Most famous chaldean king who rebuilt Babylon
9/29 - social studies
Maps
Map Title
Map Key
Compass Rose
drawings of the earth or part of the earth on a flat surface
tells the subject of a map
explains what the symbols on a map stand for
the direction marker on a map
Maps
drawings of the earth or part of the earth on a flat surface
Map Title
tells the subject of a map
9 terms
social studies 10/29
raw material
stock
cash crop
indentured servant
a resource that can be used to make a product
a share of ownership in a business
a crop that people raise to sell rather than to use themselves
a person who agreed to work for another person without pay fo…
raw material
a resource that can be used to make a product
stock
a share of ownership in a business
14 terms
Social Studies 9/29/15
Longitude
Latitude
Map Scale
Compass Rose
A measure of distance on Earth, east and west of the Prime Me…
A measure of distance on Earth north or south of the Equator
The relationship between the distance shown on a map and the…
A small drawing on a map that shows direction.
Longitude
A measure of distance on Earth, east and west of the Prime Me…
Latitude
A measure of distance on Earth north or south of the Equator
Social Studies- WordList
archealogy
museum
analyze
artifact
Studies of the histories of humans and other old things
A place where you can find ancient artifact
To observe an object
An object that has great meaning
archealogy
Studies of the histories of humans and other old things
museum
A place where you can find ancient artifact
10 terms
Social Studies Quiz 10/29
Squanto
Pocahontas
John Winthrop
John Smith
Native American who taught the English how to plant crops
Indian princess who married John Rolfe
Puritan governor of Massachusetts Bay Colony.
leader of Jamestown-enforced the "No work-No food" law
Squanto
Native American who taught the English how to plant crops
Pocahontas
Indian princess who married John Rolfe
18 terms
Social Studies-Word list
archaeology
museum
analyze
culture
The study of ancient history or people through artifacts
A building or place where art, scientific specimens, or other…
To examine very carefully or bring out key factors
A lifestyle or belief
archaeology
The study of ancient history or people through artifacts
museum
A building or place where art, scientific specimens, or other…
27 terms
Social Studies Word List
Aryan
Brahmins
Buddha
Castes
a nomadic horseman tribe that entered into Harappa and were p…
the highest caste in India caste system. A Brahmin is typical…
Means the "enlightened One". Buddha is the spiritual leader f…
Are sections of the caste system, which divide Indians into s…
Aryan
a nomadic horseman tribe that entered into Harappa and were p…
Brahmins
the highest caste in India caste system. A Brahmin is typical…
8 terms
Social studies word list
Adapt
Civilizations
Surplus
Potlatch
Change your life to fit your environment
A group of people that living together who have systems of go…
Extra
A large feast that could last for several days
Adapt
Change your life to fit your environment
Civilizations
A group of people that living together who have systems of go…
14 terms
Social Studies word list
Hippodrome
cathedral
Icon
pilgrimage
A course for chariot or horse races
he principal church of a diocese, with which the bishop is of…
a painting of Jesus Christ or another holy figure, typically…
go on a pilgrimage
Hippodrome
A course for chariot or horse races
cathedral
he principal church of a diocese, with which the bishop is of…
15 terms
Prefix List #3 (Social Studies Word List)
co-
post
pre-
hemi-
together
after
before, prior to
half
co-
together
post
after
16 terms
SAT Word List 29 ** study
Nepotism(n)
Nicety(n)
Notable(adj)
Notoriety(n)
favoritism (to a relate)>
subtlety; precision; minute distinctions; fine point. [Niceti…
conspicuous; important; distinguished
disrepute; ill fame.
Nepotism(n)
favoritism (to a relate)>
Nicety(n)
subtlety; precision; minute distinctions; fine point. [Niceti…
12 terms
Word study homework list #29
Im
Mal
Ical
Immagrate
Into
Bad
Relating to
To come to a new country to settle
Im
Into
Mal
Bad
35 terms
Social Studies 9/29 Test
Why did early Hunter and Gatherers mig…
what were some theories people moved f…
How did people survive a tundra?
how did people form cultures and socie…
Searched for food
people started in Africa, went to Australia by boat, went foo…
adapted to wearing warmer clothes, used fire for warmth
by creating their own language and own ideas
Why did early Hunter and Gatherers mig…
Searched for food
what were some theories people moved f…
people started in Africa, went to Australia by boat, went foo…
15 terms
Social studies. 8/29
Geography
Continent
Equator
Hemisphere
The study of peoples and places on Earth
A large mass of land on Earths surface
An equal distance from the two poles
A half sphere of globe
Geography
The study of peoples and places on Earth
Continent
A large mass of land on Earths surface
23 terms
social studies Ch. 29
Thurgood Marshall
Brown v. Board of education of Topeka
Rosa Parks
Martin Luther King Jr.
American civil rights lawyer, first black justice on the Supr…
1954 - The Supreme Court overruled Plessy v. Ferguson, declar…
(LBJ) , United States civil rights leader who refused to give…
U.S. Baptist minister and civil rights leader. A noted orator…
Thurgood Marshall
American civil rights lawyer, first black justice on the Supr…
Brown v. Board of education of Topeka
1954 - The Supreme Court overruled Plessy v. Ferguson, declar…
12 terms
social studies 29
spectator sport
vaudeville
yellow journalism
oligopoly
sport that fans enjoy watching
live performance was singing, dancing and magic
form of shocking news is reporting that used many pictures an…
a few large companies that took charge of prices for an entir…
spectator sport
sport that fans enjoy watching
vaudeville
live performance was singing, dancing and magic
10 terms
Social Studies quiz for 4/29
Bataan Death March
Genocide
Harry S. Truman
Douglas MacArthur
A forced march of American and Filipino soldiers captured by…
the complete destruction of a racial or ethnic minority
ended World War II after dropping atomic bombs on Japan
achieved fame during his actions in the Pacific during World…
Bataan Death March
A forced march of American and Filipino soldiers captured by…
Genocide
the complete destruction of a racial or ethnic minority
22 terms
Social studies Jan.29
Genocide
Persecution
Concentration Camps
Aushwitz
Extermination of a national racial,political, or cultural group
To exterminate people because of their religon ,race,or beliefs
A guarded compound for the detention or imprisonment of a gro…
Largest concentration camp/labor death camps located in Poland
Genocide
Extermination of a national racial,political, or cultural group
Persecution
To exterminate people because of their religon ,race,or beliefs
11 terms
Social Studies 9/29
hernando de soto
northwest passage
marquette and juliet
rendezveous
Conquistador Español; explorado de 1540 del oeste de la Flori…
Una ruta del agua desde el Atlántico al Pacífico a través del…
1673, explorar los grandes lagos y el río superior de Mississ…
un acuerdo entre dos o más personas para cumplir en un determ…
hernando de soto
Conquistador Español; explorado de 1540 del oeste de la Flori…
northwest passage
Una ruta del agua desde el Atlántico al Pacífico a través del…
14 terms
Social Studies 29-30-31
Brand
Cowboys
Longhorns
Cow towns
A mark used by a rancher to show which cows were his was call…
What were the men called who looked after the rancher's brand…
The cattle the Cowboys looked after were called
What were towns called that had railroads to transport cows t…
Brand
A mark used by a rancher to show which cows were his was call…
Cowboys
What were the men called who looked after the rancher's brand…
14 terms
Social Studies 2/29
What problem with the national governm…
What governments had to share the powe…
What was the question that the delegat…
What role did Governor Morris play at…
Weakness in the national government
The national and the state governments
How should representation in congress be divided among the st…
He wrote the preamble to the constitution
What problem with the national governm…
Weakness in the national government
What governments had to share the powe…
The national and the state governments
25 terms
Social studies 29
Langston Hughes
Dwight D Eisenhower
James Meredith
Rosa parks
Inspired by rhythms and themes of jazz and wrote stories
34 president of us
The first A.A to attend An university
Boarded a bus and sat in a whites seat and when she refused t…
Langston Hughes
Inspired by rhythms and themes of jazz and wrote stories
Dwight D Eisenhower
34 president of us
27 terms
Social Studies 10/29
map
equator
continent
globe
a picture that shows the location of things
an imaginary line that is halfway between the North Pole and…
the largest land areas on Earth
a model of the planet Earth
map
a picture that shows the location of things
equator
an imaginary line that is halfway between the North Pole and…
21 terms
Chapter 1 - Social Studies - Test 9/29/16
era
archaeology
artifact
paleontology
a large division of time
the study of the past by looking at what people left behind
an object made by people
the study of the past using fossils
era
a large division of time
archaeology
the study of the past by looking at what people left behind
14 terms
Chapter 29 Social Studies
Advances
Architecture
Engineering
Painting
Things that you have that make your life easier.
Process of building and designing a building.
Science of building.
2d piece of art using paint.
Advances
Things that you have that make your life easier.
Architecture
Process of building and designing a building.
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Social studies test 11/29/16 word cards
geographic representation
map
tsunami
thematic or special purpose maps
a description or portrayal of the earth or parts of the earth
a visual of an area
a series of waves caused by a disturbance on water
a map made to reflect particular information about a geograph…
geographic representation
a description or portrayal of the earth or parts of the earth
map
a visual of an area
10 terms
Social Studies vocab Sept. 29
decade
government
missionary
drought
a 10 year period
the offices and agencies that control a nation
person who teaches his/her religion to others
long period of time with no rain
decade
a 10 year period
government
the offices and agencies that control a nation
19 terms
Social Studies Chapter 29
Terrorism
Counterterrorism
Osama Bin Laden
Saudi Arabia
Use of violence, often against civilians, to force political…
Action taken against terrorism—keeping our nation secure
Wealthy Saudi Arabian who ran terrorist network—al Qaeda; res…
Osama Bin Laden's home country... • Considered the home of the I…
Terrorism
Use of violence, often against civilians, to force political…
Counterterrorism
Action taken against terrorism—keeping our nation secure
18 terms
Social Studies "Now" words
airplane
bicycle
camera
car
airplane
bicycle
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Chapter 29 Review Social Studies
Separate but equal for school - school…
Baby Boom
The Great Society
Suburbs
Brown vs. Board of Education contributed mainly to what goal…
What were the record number of births from 1946-1964 part of?
What was Lyndon Johnson's domestic plan called?
During the 1950s people moved to communities outside the city…
Separate but equal for school - school…
Brown vs. Board of Education contributed mainly to what goal…
Baby Boom
What were the record number of births from 1946-1964 part of?
16 terms
Social Studies Chapter 29
Pericles
acropolis
Parthenon
myth
A great leader who inspired Athens to rebuild their empire. U…
The hill above a Greek city in which temples were built.
The temple honoring the goddess Athena, built on the acropoli…
A traditional story that helps to explain a culture's beliefs.
Pericles
A great leader who inspired Athens to rebuild their empire. U…
acropolis
The hill above a Greek city in which temples were built.
21 terms
Chapter 29 Social Studies
depose
coup d'etat
escalation
napalm
to remove from power
a violent overthrow of government
increased involvement in the war
jellied gasoline compound that destroys plants and flesh on c…
depose
to remove from power
coup d'etat
a violent overthrow of government
16 terms
Chapter 29 Social Studies
Acropolis
Architeture
drama
frieze
The hill above a Greek city on which temples were built.
The art of designing buildings.
The art of writing, acting in, and producing plays.
The band of sculptures at the top a temple inside the pedimen…
Acropolis
The hill above a Greek city on which temples were built.
Architeture
The art of designing buildings.
10 terms
social Studies lesson 29
MichelAngelo
Titian
Albrecht Durer
Nicolaus Copernicus
1475-1564 Italian sculptor and painter Made a David out of ma…
1488-1576 Italian painter official painter of Venice used blo…
1471-1528 German artist was skilled at engraving and woodwork…
1473-1543 Polish scientist believed that the earth and other…
MichelAngelo
1475-1564 Italian sculptor and painter Made a David out of ma…
Titian
1488-1576 Italian painter official painter of Venice used blo…
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