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DCES 2nd 9 weeks Science Study Guide
Pistal
Stamen
Flower
Root (hairs)
The part of the flower that forms the fruit and is used for r…
The part of the plant that makes pollen and is used for repro…
The external and internal structure that is responsible for r…
The external structure that is used to collect water and nutr…
Pistal
The part of the flower that forms the fruit and is used for r…
Stamen
The part of the plant that makes pollen and is used for repro…
Science Fossils And Geologic Time Study Guide DCE Middle School 6
Relative age
Absolute age
Index Fossils
Law Of Superposition
The age in comparison to other things.
The actual age of a rock or other object in years.
The remains of species that existed for relatively short peri…
In undisturbed layers of rock, the oldest is on the bottom an…
Relative age
The age in comparison to other things.
Absolute age
The actual age of a rock or other object in years.
102 terms
World Studies
Confucianism
Legalism
Daoism
Mandate of Heaven
5 Relationships - ruler & ruled, father & son, older brother…
Shaped early China's history. Based on rules, rewards, and pu…
Lived naturally, follow nature
The Chinese believed that Heaven granted a ruler. If the rule…
Confucianism
5 Relationships - ruler & ruled, father & son, older brother…
Legalism
Shaped early China's history. Based on rules, rewards, and pu…
World Studies
humanism
machiavelli
Michelangelo
leonard da vinci
an outlook or system of thought attaching prime importance to…
who wrote Il Principe (The Prince), among other works.
Italian sculptor, painter, architect, and poet;
Italian painter, scientist, and engineer.
humanism
an outlook or system of thought attaching prime importance to…
machiavelli
who wrote Il Principe (The Prince), among other works.
22 terms
World War 1-World Studies
King George V
Kaiser Wilhelm II
Czar Nicholas II
Franz Joseph
King of England (Cousin to Nicholas and Wilhelm).
Emperor of Germany (Cousin to Nicholas II & George V)
Emperor of Russia (Cousin of Wilhelm II & George V)
Emperor of Austria-Hungary
King George V
King of England (Cousin to Nicholas and Wilhelm).
Kaiser Wilhelm II
Emperor of Germany (Cousin to Nicholas II & George V)
18 terms
World Studies
Humanism
Indulgences
Sects
Excommunicated
A belief that emphasizes faith and optimism in human potentia…
Selling of forgiveness by the Catholic Church. It was common…
Religious groups
Church leaders felt threatened by Luther, and the pope ______…
Humanism
A belief that emphasizes faith and optimism in human potentia…
Indulgences
Selling of forgiveness by the Catholic Church. It was common…
World Studies
Monotheism
Polytheism
Culture
Values
The believing in one god.
The believing in many gods.
The beliefs, customs, or arts of a particular society, group,…
The amount of money that something is worth, or the price or…
Monotheism
The believing in one god.
Polytheism
The believing in many gods.
27 terms
World War 2-World Studies
Treaty of Versailles and Germany
League of Nations
Blitzkreig
Nonagression Pact
Punish Germany, pay reparations, give up territory, make them…
A global association formed in 1919 to promote peace. It was…
"Lighting Wars" type of fast-moving warfare used by German fo…
a pact between Germany and the USSR saying,"You don't mess wi…
Treaty of Versailles and Germany
Punish Germany, pay reparations, give up territory, make them…
League of Nations
A global association formed in 1919 to promote peace. It was…
5 terms
World Studies
Agriculture
Artifacts
Artisans
Civilizations
(N) the science, art, or occupation concerned with cultivatin…
(N) a handmade object, as a tool, or the remains of one, as a…
(N) a person skilled in an applied art; a craftsperson
(N) an advanced state of human society, in which a high level…
Agriculture
(N) the science, art, or occupation concerned with cultivatin…
Artifacts
(N) a handmade object, as a tool, or the remains of one, as a…
World studies
Death rate
Birthrate
doubling time
population distribution
Number of deaths compared to the total number of people in a…
The number of births in a population in a certain amount of t…
The number of years needed to double a population, assuming a…
descriptions of places where people are spread out.
Death rate
Number of deaths compared to the total number of people in a…
Birthrate
The number of births in a population in a certain amount of t…
World Studies
Alvaro de Mendaña
Solomon Islands
Pedro Fernández de Quirós
Marquesas
The first expedition into the Pacific was led by this Peruvian.
The island chain discovered by Mendaña.
Mendaña's partner in his second expedition into the Pacific.
A new set of islands discovered by Mendaña
Alvaro de Mendaña
The first expedition into the Pacific was led by this Peruvian.
Solomon Islands
The island chain discovered by Mendaña.
World Studies Vocabulary
Savanah
Sahara
nation
city-states
flat grassland
the world's largest desert
a very large group of people who share the same language fami…
cities that had their own governments, independent of those o…
Savanah
flat grassland
Sahara
the world's largest desert
15 terms
world studies
Archipelago
Oasis
Atoll
Strait
A large group of islands
Small fertile area surrounded by desert
A ring like coral island and reef that nearly or entirely sur…
A narrow channel joining two larger bodies of water
Archipelago
A large group of islands
Oasis
Small fertile area surrounded by desert
163 terms
World Studies Vocabulary
Secular
Literacy
Printing Press
Urban
Worldly not Godly
Reading and writing skills
invention that would make literacy skills more available
City like area
Secular
Worldly not Godly
Literacy
Reading and writing skills
14 terms
world studies
Hijra
Quran
Islam
Hajj
The journey of Muhammad and his followers from Mecca to Medina.
The holy book of Islam.
A growing, global religion that believes Allah is the one tru…
A pilgrimage to Mecca. (Part of the 5 pillars)
Hijra
The journey of Muhammad and his followers from Mecca to Medina.
Quran
The holy book of Islam.
World Studies
Confucianism
Legalism
Daoism
Mandate of Heaven
5 Relationships - ruler & ruled, father & son, older brother…
Shaped early China's history. Based on rules, rewards, and pu…
Lived naturally, follow nature
The Chinese believed that Heaven granted a ruler. If the rule…
Confucianism
5 Relationships - ruler & ruled, father & son, older brother…
Legalism
Shaped early China's history. Based on rules, rewards, and pu…
60 terms
World Studies vocabulary
United Nations
Cold War
Income inequality
Embargo
An international organization composed of most of the world w…
A state of conflict between nations that does not involve dir…
The unequal distribution of household or individual income ac…
An official ban on trade and commercial activity with a parti…
United Nations
An international organization composed of most of the world w…
Cold War
A state of conflict between nations that does not involve dir…
11 terms
World Studies Chapt. 15
Charlemagne
fjord
knight
serf
"Charles the Great", the new Roman emperor
steep-sided valley that is an inlet of the sea
in the Middle Ages, a noble warrior who fought on horseback
peasant laborer bound by law to the lands of a noble
Charlemagne
"Charles the Great", the new Roman emperor
fjord
steep-sided valley that is an inlet of the sea
33 terms
World Studies Chapter 2
A belief of the Egyptians
Written language of the Egyptians
What was Sumer made up of?
The area of Mesopotamia is also known…
Life after death
hieroglyphics
Independent city-states
Tigris and Euphrates Rivers, First cradle of civilization, an…
A belief of the Egyptians
Life after death
Written language of the Egyptians
hieroglyphics
94 terms
World Studies: Study Guide
human geography
latitude
longitude
parallels
the study of the way people live
parallels (0-90)
(0-180) meridians
latitude
human geography
the study of the way people live
latitude
parallels (0-90)
World Studies
economics
geography
anthropology
psychology
the branch of knowledge concerned with the production, consum…
how people interact with their surroundings and how much you…
the science that tells us the origin of physical and cultural…
the study of the human mind and its function.
economics
the branch of knowledge concerned with the production, consum…
geography
how people interact with their surroundings and how much you…
118 terms
World Studies- Final Exam
Soviet Union
communism
Warsaw Pact
the nationalists and the Communists
In the 1940s and 1950s, the region described as being "behind…
the purpose of the Truman Doctrine was to support countries t…
What was the name of the alliance established by European Com…
Which two groups fought a civil war in China both before and…
Soviet Union
In the 1940s and 1950s, the region described as being "behind…
communism
the purpose of the Truman Doctrine was to support countries t…
15 terms
World studies
Hill
Revolution
Rotation
Plateau
A landform that rises above the surroundings
One complete orbit of the earth around the sun every 365 days…
The spinning rotation of the earth
Large raised area of land
Hill
A landform that rises above the surroundings
Revolution
One complete orbit of the earth around the sun every 365 days…
10 terms
World Studies --Chapter 4
peninsula
polis
agora
acropolis
Land with water on 3 sides
A Greek city/state that governs themselves the way they want.
An open area that was used as a market or meeting place.
An area on top of a hill with walls around it to keep people…
peninsula
Land with water on 3 sides
polis
A Greek city/state that governs themselves the way they want.
17 terms
World Studies
1688ish-1775ish
1700ish-1914ish
1775-1783
1776
Enlightenment
Industrial Revolution
American Revolution
Declaration of Independence
1688ish-1775ish
Enlightenment
1700ish-1914ish
Industrial Revolution
29 terms
World War 2-World Studies
Treaty of Versailles and Germany
Blitzkreig
Nonagression Pact
Pearl Harbor
Punish Germany, pay reparations, give up territory, make them…
"Lighting Wars" type of fast-moving warfare used by German fo…
a pact between Germany and the USSR saying,"You don't mess wi…
1941 United States military base on Hawaii that was bombed by…
Treaty of Versailles and Germany
Punish Germany, pay reparations, give up territory, make them…
Blitzkreig
"Lighting Wars" type of fast-moving warfare used by German fo…
World Studies Second Quarter
Broach
Convene
Debut
Embark
To bring up a subject for discussion (v.)
To assemble formally; to come together officially (v.)
To make a first public appearance (v.); a first public appear…
To board a ship or plane; to start a major effort; to set out…
Broach
To bring up a subject for discussion (v.)
Convene
To assemble formally; to come together officially (v.)
20 terms
World Studies Vocab #2
Nomads
Privatize
Consumer goods
Ethnic cleansing
people who move place to place following herds of animals.
ownership is transferred to individuals from the government.
clothing, shoes, and other goods that people use.
forcing people from a different ethnic group to leave their h…
Nomads
people who move place to place following herds of animals.
Privatize
ownership is transferred to individuals from the government.
World Studies First Quarter
Inscrutable
Efflorescence
Decorous
Enmity
Mysterious; puzzling; unfathomable; baffling (adj.)
The action or process of developing and unfolding as if comin…
In keeping with good taste and propriety; polite and restrain…
The state or feeling of being actively opposed or hostile to…
Inscrutable
Mysterious; puzzling; unfathomable; baffling (adj.)
Efflorescence
The action or process of developing and unfolding as if comin…
11 terms
World Studies
Primary Source
Agora
Fresco
Polis
a document or artifact created during a particular historical…
marketplace in a city-state in Greece
paintings done on wet plaster walls
Greek word for city-state, which developed around a central f…
Primary Source
a document or artifact created during a particular historical…
Agora
marketplace in a city-state in Greece
18 terms
world studies
gulf of mexico
sierra madre mountains
panama canal
caribbean sea
a body of water... bordered by the U.S. to the north, 5 mexican…
mountain system that contains volcanos ... in mexico
a man-made major shortcut that allows ships travel between th…
surrounds the islands of west indies, major trade route... east…
gulf of mexico
a body of water... bordered by the U.S. to the north, 5 mexican…
sierra madre mountains
mountain system that contains volcanos ... in mexico
19 terms
world studies
oasis
caravan
Islam
Muslim
water and fertile land in a desert
a group of travelers who travel together
accepting the will of Allah
one who accepts Islam
oasis
water and fertile land in a desert
caravan
a group of travelers who travel together
World Studies
humanism
machiavelli
Michelangelo
leonard da vinci
an outlook or system of thought attaching prime importance to…
who wrote Il Principe (The Prince), among other works.
Italian sculptor, painter, architect, and poet;
Italian painter, scientist, and engineer.
humanism
an outlook or system of thought attaching prime importance to…
machiavelli
who wrote Il Principe (The Prince), among other works.
30 terms
World War 1-World Studies
Kaiser Wilhelm II
Czar Nicholas II
Franz Joseph
Franz Ferdinand
Emperor of Germany (Cousin to Nicholas II & George V)
Emperor of Russia (Cousin of Wilhelm II & George V)
Emperor of Austria-Hungary
Archduke, heir to the throne of Austria-Hungary, Franz Joseph…
Kaiser Wilhelm II
Emperor of Germany (Cousin to Nicholas II & George V)
Czar Nicholas II
Emperor of Russia (Cousin of Wilhelm II & George V)
World Studies
Industry
Climate
Land forms
heritage
A collection of businesses producing the same good or service…
Overall weather in an area over a long period of time
the natural features of the land's surface
A way of life, a set of customs, or a belief that has been pa…
Industry
A collection of businesses producing the same good or service…
Climate
Overall weather in an area over a long period of time
World Studies Semester 2
Middle East
Baghdad
Jerusalem
Mecca
The name given to the region where Asia, Africa, and Europe m…
Capital of Iraq and a former center of knowledge
Holy city for three major religions; Christianity, Islam, Jud…
Holy city for Islam. Pilgrimage is held here (Hajj). Muslims…
Middle East
The name given to the region where Asia, Africa, and Europe m…
Baghdad
Capital of Iraq and a former center of knowledge
9 terms
world studies
Phillip the 2nd
Elizabeth Tudor
James the 1st
Oliver Cromwell
King of Spain tried to take over England but failed
Took the throne of England in 1558
he became the king in 1603
Became ing in 1658
Phillip the 2nd
King of Spain tried to take over England but failed
Elizabeth Tudor
Took the throne of England in 1558
World Studies
Cities
Complex Religon
Social Classes
Art and Archetecture
Farmers settled into fertile land and they had an abundace of…
Religious leaders conducted elabroate ceremonies to appease t…
As jobs became specialized, so did the status and need of cer…
This expressed the beliefs and valuse of a civilization. Diff…
Cities
Farmers settled into fertile land and they had an abundace of…
Complex Religon
Religious leaders conducted elabroate ceremonies to appease t…
World studies
Eurasia
Topography
Middle ages
Rifts
The name combined super-continent (Europe and Asia)
The shape and evaluation of the land in a region
The creation of many kingdoms
Long deep valleys
Eurasia
The name combined super-continent (Europe and Asia)
Topography
The shape and evaluation of the land in a region
World Studies
Absolutism
Absolute Monarch
Louis XIV
Divine Right
system in which a ruler holds total power
someone with complete and total power... and... has to answer to God
"I am the state."... most powerful ruler in French history,... bega…
the belief that their power comes from God and that they were…
Absolutism
system in which a ruler holds total power
Absolute Monarch
someone with complete and total power... and... has to answer to God
23 terms
world studies
primary source
secondary source
name two common geographic features an…
name the continents
A document or physical object which was written or created du…
Information gathered by someone who did not take part in or w…
...
north america, south america, Europe, Asia, Africa, Australia…
primary source
A document or physical object which was written or created du…
secondary source
Information gathered by someone who did not take part in or w…
WORLD STUDIES
Socratic method
Sophists
rhetoric
reveal
philosophical method of questioning to gain truth
Greek teachers of philosophy, reasoning, and public speaking
the art of public speaking and debate
to make information public; to tell a secret
Socratic method
philosophical method of questioning to gain truth
Sophists
Greek teachers of philosophy, reasoning, and public speaking
27 terms
world studies
Gandhi
India's majority
25% of india's population
satyagraha
spiritual leader of Indian national congress
Hindu nation
muslims
using passive resistance and civil disobedience to protect un…
Gandhi
spiritual leader of Indian national congress
India's majority
Hindu nation
world studies
Republic
committee of public safety
king louis xvi
marie Antoinette
...
...
...
...
Republic
...
committee of public safety
...
World Studies
Monotheism
Polytheism
Culture
Values
is the belief in a single all-powerful god, as opposed to rel…
is the worship of or belief in multiple deities usually assem…
he arts and other manifestations of human intellectual achiev…
the regard that something is held to deserve; the importance,…
Monotheism
is the belief in a single all-powerful god, as opposed to rel…
Polytheism
is the worship of or belief in multiple deities usually assem…
7 terms
Chapt. 10 World Studies 7th gr
laity
pope
parables
monastery
a regular church member
bishop of Rome
stories from everyday life used to teach spiritual ideas
religious community of monks
laity
a regular church member
pope
bishop of Rome
world studies
OPEC
import
export
scarcity
organization of petroleum exporting countries
the products being brought in from another country
products being shipped out
human wants are bigger than what can be made with the limits…
OPEC
organization of petroleum exporting countries
import
the products being brought in from another country
27 terms
world studies
divine right
social contract
federal system
monarchy
the idea that monarchs are gods representstion on esth and ar…
the agreement bh which people define and limit their individu…
system of a government in which power is divided bewteen a ce…
single person called king or monarch
divine right
the idea that monarchs are gods representstion on esth and ar…
social contract
the agreement bh which people define and limit their individu…
World studies
Nationalism
Militarism
Imperialism
Africa
Feeling of patriotism... "My contry is the best!"
Belief that country need a strong military
A policy of extending a country's power by dominating other c…
Country they took over because people wanted more power
Nationalism
Feeling of patriotism... "My contry is the best!"
Militarism
Belief that country need a strong military
World Studies
Primary Source
Secondary Source
Sound Data
Research
A document/artifact produced during a historical event or by…
A document about a historical event produced after the event…
Physical evidence such as unaltered photographs, audio record…
Earning an undergraduate and graduate degrees in history, rea…
Primary Source
A document/artifact produced during a historical event or by…
Secondary Source
A document about a historical event produced after the event…
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