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Social studies the world chapter 2
Fertile
Civilization
Fertile Crescent
Mesopotamia
Rich, as in soil
Groups of people who have a complex and organized society wit…
Area located in the crescent shaped zone near the southeaster…
(land between the rivers) The region between the Tigris and E…
Fertile
Rich, as in soil
Civilization
Groups of people who have a complex and organized society wit…
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World View Social Studies 8 Chapter 2
silk road
Crusades
Physical Geography
Human Geography
An ancient trade route between China and the Mediterranean Se…
A series of military expeditions launched by Christian Europe…
the study of physical features of the earth's surface... such as…
focuses on how people make places, organize space and society…
silk road
An ancient trade route between China and the Mediterranean Se…
Crusades
A series of military expeditions launched by Christian Europe…
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Social studies the world chapter 2
Civilization
Fertile
Fertile Crescent
Plain
A group of people who have a complex and organized society wi…
Rich, as in soil
Area located in the crescent shaped zone near the southeaster…
An area of flat land
Civilization
A group of people who have a complex and organized society wi…
Fertile
Rich, as in soil
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UISD 3rd Grade, My World Social Studies: Chapter 2
Adapt
Adobe
Agricultural Region
Climate
to change
sun-dried bricks used to build shelters and other buildings
a place where there is much flat land and rich soil
the weather that a place has over a long period
Adapt
to change
Adobe
sun-dried bricks used to build shelters and other buildings
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3rd Grade, My World Social Studies: Chapter 2
Adapt
Adobe
Agricultural Region
Climate
to change
sun-dried bricks used to build shelters and other buildings
a place where there is much flat land and rich soil
the weather that a place has over a long period
Adapt
to change
Adobe
sun-dried bricks used to build shelters and other buildings
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Social Studies Chapter 2
landform
erosion
geography
climate map
a shape or feature on the earth's surface
the way wind or water wears away the land bit by bit
the study of people, places, and the earth
a map that shows the weather of an area over a long period of…
landform
a shape or feature on the earth's surface
erosion
the way wind or water wears away the land bit by bit
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3rd Grade, My World Social Studies: Chapter 2
Adapt
Adobe
Agricultural Region
Climate
to change
sun-dried bricks used to build shelters and other buildings
a place where there is much flat land and rich soil
the weather that a place has over a long period
Adapt
to change
Adobe
sun-dried bricks used to build shelters and other buildings
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Social Studies Chapter 2
hunter-gatherers
bands
nomad
migration
Early humans that hunted animals and gathered plants for food…
several groups of families that were hunter-gatherers
people that move from place to place
the act of moving from place to another usually to hunt
hunter-gatherers
Early humans that hunted animals and gathered plants for food…
bands
several groups of families that were hunter-gatherers
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YAX Social Studies 11 - World War 1 (Chapter 2)
industrialization
imperialism
colonies
cavalry
Development of industries in which machines use raw materials…
Extending the rule of one country over another country or ter…
Areas controlled and influenced by a stronger nation. (Ex: Ca…
Before WWI, many armies still consisted of this type of troop…
industrialization
Development of industries in which machines use raw materials…
imperialism
Extending the rule of one country over another country or ter…
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Social Studies- Chapter 2
Viking's Longship
Jacques Cartier
Enslaved Africans
Columbian Exchange
ships that could be easily manuvered
Led France to North America
Traded
Trade from North America and Europe
Viking's Longship
ships that could be easily manuvered
Jacques Cartier
Led France to North America
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Social Studies Chapter 2
US Army
Antique
Assembly Line
Bicycle
Didn't want to buy the Wright Brothers invention because of w…
something made a long time ago
Each worker does one part of the job instead of the entire jo…
popular form of transportation from the 1880s to the 1890s
US Army
Didn't want to buy the Wright Brothers invention because of w…
Antique
something made a long time ago
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MyWorld Social Studies K Chapter 2
needs
wants
money
job
things we must have to live
things we like to have
anything that is generally accepted as payment for goods and…
A regular activity performed in exchange for payment
needs
things we must have to live
wants
things we like to have
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Chapter 2 social studies
Thematic map
vegetation map
physical features map
climate
A map that shows population density, vegetation zones, climat…
A map that shows where different things grow
shows landforms and bodies of water
pattern of weather for a long period of time
Thematic map
A map that shows population density, vegetation zones, climat…
vegetation map
A map that shows where different things grow
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Social Studies Chapter 2
civilization
theory
confederation
division of labor
a group of people with ways of life, religion and learning
an idea based on study and research
a loose group of government working together
work that is divided so that it is possible to produce more g…
civilization
a group of people with ways of life, religion and learning
theory
an idea based on study and research
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Social Studies - Chapter 2
location
mountain range
continent
globe
the place where something is found
a large group of mountains
the largest land areas on Earth
a model of the planet Earth
location
the place where something is found
mountain range
a large group of mountains
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Social Studies Chapter 2
civilizations
polytheism
society
empire
groups of people who have a complex and organized society wit…
the worship of many gods
An organized community with established rules and traditions…
a large territory, consisting of many different places all un…
civilizations
groups of people who have a complex and organized society wit…
polytheism
the worship of many gods
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World Studies, 3rd edition, BJU - Chapter 2
Byzantine
Sassanid
Mecca
Ka'bah
The eastern half of the roman empire,which included Greece, A…
A revived Persian Empire, remnant of the ... Persian Empire and…
the holiest city of Islam; Muhammad's birthplace; destination…
stone building in Mecca that contains a black stone; Muslims…
Byzantine
The eastern half of the roman empire,which included Greece, A…
Sassanid
A revived Persian Empire, remnant of the ... Persian Empire and…
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Social Studies Chapter 2
immigrant
culture
Bering Strait
Mississippi River
A person who comes to live in a new land.
A way of life followed by a group of people.
Narrow body of water in the north Pacific Ocean that separate…
Major river in the US that flows through the Midwest south fr…
immigrant
A person who comes to live in a new land.
culture
A way of life followed by a group of people.
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Holt Social Studies World Geography TN Edition Vocabulary (Chapter 2: Planet Earth)
solar energy
rotation
revolution
latitude
energy from the sun
one complete spin of Earth on its axis
one trip of Earth around the sun
the distance north or south of the Earth's equator
solar energy
energy from the sun
rotation
one complete spin of Earth on its axis
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Social Studies Chapter 2
landform
erosion
geography
plain
a shape or feature of the earth's surface
the way wind and water wear away the land, bit by bit
the study of people, places and the earth
a large area of land that is flat or almost flat
landform
a shape or feature of the earth's surface
erosion
the way wind and water wear away the land, bit by bit
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World Studies, 3rd edition, BJU - Chapter 2
Byzantine
Sassanid
Persian empire*
Mecca
The eastern half of the roman empire,which included Greece, A…
A revived Persian Empire, Remnant of the persian empire and r…
Mesopotamian empire that conquered the existing Median, Lydia…
the holiest city of Islam; Muhammad's birthplace; destination…
Byzantine
The eastern half of the roman empire,which included Greece, A…
Sassanid
A revived Persian Empire, Remnant of the persian empire and r…
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Social Studies - chapter 2
environment
renewable resource
nonrenewable resource
fuel
The surroundings in which people, animals and plants live
natural resources that can be replaced or resused
natural resources that cannot be replaced
a substance burned as a source of heat and power such as coal…
environment
The surroundings in which people, animals and plants live
renewable resource
natural resources that can be replaced or resused
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Social Studies Chapter 2 Vocabulary
origin stories
pictograph
migration
environment
A tale that a group of people tells about where they came fro…
a picture that represents an important event or idea
The movement of people from one country/area of the world to…
The natural surroundings of a place, including land, water, a…
origin stories
A tale that a group of people tells about where they came fro…
pictograph
a picture that represents an important event or idea
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Social Studies Chapter 2
Basin
Coastal Plain
Global Grid
Inland
A bowl-shaped landform that is lower than the surrounding land.
Low, flat land that runs along a coast.
The grid formed by crisscrossing lines of latitude and longit…
Not bordering an ocean.
Basin
A bowl-shaped landform that is lower than the surrounding land.
Coastal Plain
Low, flat land that runs along a coast.
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Social studies chapter 2 ancient world
Scribe
Fertile Crescent
City-state
Polytheism
A professional writer
A region in southwest Asia; site of the first civilizations
A city that is also a separate, independent state.
The belief in many gods
Scribe
A professional writer
Fertile Crescent
A region in southwest Asia; site of the first civilizations
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Social Studies Chapter 2 Vocabulary
region
swamp
marsh
bayou
A large area with common features that set it apart from othe…
A wetland with many trees.
An area of low, wet land covered mostly with tall grasses.
A slow moving, marshy body of water.
region
A large area with common features that set it apart from othe…
swamp
A wetland with many trees.
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Chapter 2 Social Studies
Culture
Custom
Ancestors
Immigrants
way of life
the special way a group of people do something
beginning with your parents and grandparents, all those in yo…
a person who comes to a new land from another place to live
Culture
way of life
Custom
the special way a group of people do something
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Social Studies Chapter 2 Vocabulary
agriculture
council
culture
native
farming
a group of people who make rules or laws
the way a group of people live.
born in a place
agriculture
farming
council
a group of people who make rules or laws
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UISD 3rd Grade, My World Social Studies: Chapter 2 (Lesson 3)
Agricultural Region
Industrial Region
Renewable Resource
Nonrenewable Resource
a place where there is much flat land and rich soil
a place where many kinds of factories are located
a natural resource that can be replaced in a short time
a natural resource that takes a long time to replace or canno…
Agricultural Region
a place where there is much flat land and rich soil
Industrial Region
a place where many kinds of factories are located
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World Studies, 3rd edition, BJU - Chapter 2
Byzantine
Sassanid
Mecca
Ka'bah
The eastern half of the roman empire,which included Greece, A…
A revived Persian Empire, Remnant of the persian empire and r…
the holiest city of Islam; Muhammad's birthplace; destination…
stone building in Mecca that was used for pagan rituals
Byzantine
The eastern half of the roman empire,which included Greece, A…
Sassanid
A revived Persian Empire, Remnant of the persian empire and r…
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Social studies chapter 2 world of people
Culture
Beliefs
Rituals
Global village
The customs, beliefs, and whole way of life of a group of peo…
A system of ideas by which people live; ideas in which people…
A form of ceremony associated with a religious, cultural, or…
A term that compares the world to a small village, where fast…
Culture
The customs, beliefs, and whole way of life of a group of peo…
Beliefs
A system of ideas by which people live; ideas in which people…
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Social Studies Chapter 2
descendant
agriculture
dugout canoe
shamon
a child, grandchild, grandchild, great- grandchild, and son,…
the planting and growing of crops for food
A boat made by hollowing out a tree trunk
A spiritual leader in a Native American group who performs re…
descendant
a child, grandchild, grandchild, great- grandchild, and son,…
agriculture
the planting and growing of crops for food
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Social Studies-Chapter 2 Vocabulary
landforms
geography
climate
natural resources
the shape of the surface of the land
the study of the earth's natural resources and the way people…
a place's weather over a long period of time
something found in nature that people use
landforms
the shape of the surface of the land
geography
the study of the earth's natural resources and the way people…
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Social Studies - Chapter 2
disruption
diminish
manoeuvre
sponsor
a disturbance that interrupts or causes confusion
decrease in size, extent, or range
to steer.
A person or group who provides resources and support for the…
disruption
a disturbance that interrupts or causes confusion
diminish
decrease in size, extent, or range
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My world social studies chapter 2 notes
Navigation
Astrolabe
Circumnavigate
conquistador
process to plan a course and find a distant location
an instrument used to measure distance north or south of the…
to sail completely around the world
Spanish soldier or conqueror
Navigation
process to plan a course and find a distant location
Astrolabe
an instrument used to measure distance north or south of the…
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Social Studies Chapter 2
Tributaries
Source
Mouth
Waterform
Smaller water forms that into larger waterforms
The beginning of a waterform
The place where a river empties into a larger body of water
Types of physical features that hold water or allow water to…
Tributaries
Smaller water forms that into larger waterforms
Source
The beginning of a waterform
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Social Studies 11 - Chapter 2 - Canada and the First World War - Vocabulary
Imperialism
Militarism
Slavic
Alliance
the policy of one nation acquiring, controlling, or dominatin…
a nation's policy of enlisting, training, equipping, and main…
relating to peoples in eastern, southeastern, and central Eur…
a union or agreement among groups working toward a common goal
Imperialism
the policy of one nation acquiring, controlling, or dominatin…
Militarism
a nation's policy of enlisting, training, equipping, and main…
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Social Studies Chapter 2
canopy road
citrus fruit
conserve
coral reef
A road that passes beneath a canopy, or archway, or tall, mos…
A fruit that grows on trees in warm climates.
Using a resource wisely or limited.
Structures in the ocean that are formed from the shells of ti…
canopy road
A road that passes beneath a canopy, or archway, or tall, mos…
citrus fruit
A fruit that grows on trees in warm climates.
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Social Studies-World Studies Africa-Chapter 2
Domesticate
Civilization
Migrate
Ethnic Group
To adapt plants for their own use
A society with cities, a government, and social classes
To move from one place and resettle into another
Groups that share language, religions,family ties, and customs
Domesticate
To adapt plants for their own use
Civilization
A society with cities, a government, and social classes
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World Studies, 3rd edition, BJU - Chapter 2
Byzantine
Sassanid
Mecca
Ka'bah
The eastern half of the Roman Empire,which included Greece, A…
A revived Persian Empire, Remnant of the Persian Empire and r…
the holiest city of Islam; Muhammad's birthplace; destination…
stone building in Mecca that was used for pagan rituals
Byzantine
The eastern half of the Roman Empire,which included Greece, A…
Sassanid
A revived Persian Empire, Remnant of the Persian Empire and r…
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my world pearson social studies gr 5 chapter 2
merchant
navigation
astrolabe
technology
a person who buys and sells goods
the process of charting a course for a ship or an aircraft
an instrument used in navigation that measures the height of…
the use of scientific knowledge or new tools to improve how t…
merchant
a person who buys and sells goods
navigation
the process of charting a course for a ship or an aircraft
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Social Studies Chapter 2
strait
circumnavigate
conquistador
plantation
narrow passage(water) that connects two large bodies of water
to travel all around the world
conquerer; especially one of the 16th century Spanish soldier…
large estate farmed by many workers
strait
narrow passage(water) that connects two large bodies of water
circumnavigate
to travel all around the world
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Social Studies Chapter 2 Vocabulary
marsh
swamp
desert
bayou
an area of wet, low-lying land covered with tall grasses
a type of wetland usually covered with many trees
a dry, often sandy area where there is little rainfall
a marshy, slow-moving stream
marsh
an area of wet, low-lying land covered with tall grasses
swamp
a type of wetland usually covered with many trees
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Chapter 2 Social Studies Key Terms
hominid
Australopithecus afarensis, Lucy
anthropologist
remains
a prehistoric human
the earliest known group of hominids
a scientist who studies human development and culture
a dead body
hominid
a prehistoric human
Australopithecus afarensis, Lucy
the earliest known group of hominids
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Social Studies Chapter 2 Vocabulary
monarch
divine right of kings
hierarchy
fief
A ruler, such as a king or a queen
The belief God gives kings the right to rule
A system of organizing people into ranks
Land granted by a lord to a vassal in exchange for loyalty an…
monarch
A ruler, such as a king or a queen
divine right of kings
The belief God gives kings the right to rule
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Chapter 2 Social Studies
trade
tradition
custom
belief
to exchange goods and services
a special way that a group does something, which is part of t…
a way a group of people does something
something held as true or real
trade
to exchange goods and services
tradition
a special way that a group does something, which is part of t…
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Chapter 2: Studying the Social World
Epistemology
Positivism
Intepretivism
Conflict
The study of knowledge. especially with regard to its methods…
Society is knowable, therefore we should study society using…
Humans are self-aware and meaning-making, therefore, society…
Collective and egoistic.... There is an ongoing contest between…
Epistemology
The study of knowledge. especially with regard to its methods…
Positivism
Society is knowable, therefore we should study society using…
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Social Studies Chapter 2
Natural Resource
Mineral
Aqueducts
Canal
Something from nature that people can use, such as trees, wat…
a natural resource found inside Earth
Large pipes that water is brought to dry areas through
a waterway dug across land
Natural Resource
Something from nature that people can use, such as trees, wat…
Mineral
a natural resource found inside Earth
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Chapter 2 Social Studies
Mountain
Hills
Plateau
Plains
Landforms that rise usually more than 2,000 ft. above sea lev…
Landform that is lower and less steep then a mountain.
Landform that is a large, elevated piece of flat land.
Landforms that are large areas of flat or gently rolling land.
Mountain
Landforms that rise usually more than 2,000 ft. above sea lev…
Hills
Landform that is lower and less steep then a mountain.
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Vocabulary - Social Studies - Chapter 2
Theory
Glacier
Migration
Agriculture
An explanation or belief about how things happen or will happen
A huge, thick sheet of slowly moving ice
A movement from one region to another
Farming, or growing plants
Theory
An explanation or belief about how things happen or will happen
Glacier
A huge, thick sheet of slowly moving ice
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