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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.
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)
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…
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 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
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…
12 terms
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…
26 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
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.
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
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
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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
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.
12 terms
World Studies - Ch 5
drama
greek theatre shape
fable
myth
a story told by the actors who pretend to be characters in th…
half a circle (semi circle)
a short story that teaches a lesson
stories about gods and heroes
drama
a story told by the actors who pretend to be characters in th…
greek theatre shape
half a circle (semi circle)
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…
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.
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…
25 terms
World Studies: Unit 2: The World and Its People
Climate
Weather
Ecosystems
Renewable Resource
The average weather conditions in an area over a long period…
The condition of Earth's atmosphere at a particular time and…
An ecosystem is a community of living organisms interacting w…
A natural resource that can be replaced at the same rate at w…
Climate
The average weather conditions in an area over a long period…
Weather
The condition of Earth's atmosphere at a particular time and…
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…
12 terms
World Studies
christianity
Jesus of Nazerath
Messiah
New
a religion based on the teachings of Jesus
Christianity is based on this man
Mashiach
The holy book of Christians
christianity
a religion based on the teachings of Jesus
Jesus of Nazerath
Christianity is based on this man
15 terms
World Studies
Lakes
Rivers
Creeks
Streams
A large body of water surrounded by land.
A large natural stream of water flowing in a channel to the s…
A stream, brook, or minor tributary of a river.
A small, narrow river.
Lakes
A large body of water surrounded by land.
Rivers
A large natural stream of water flowing in a channel to the s…
19 terms
World studies
Northern advantages to start the war
Southern advantages to start the war
Emancipation proclamation
Battle of gettysburg
-control of the sea... - larger population ... -industrial capasity
-willing to fight... -high moral ... -great leaders... -know the lands…
-lincoln declares free slaves ... -document that ended the war…
-turning point in war ... - union wins after 3 days ... - union was…
Northern advantages to start the war
-control of the sea... - larger population ... -industrial capasity
Southern advantages to start the war
-willing to fight... -high moral ... -great leaders... -know the lands…
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…
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
17 terms
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.
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
21 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…
10 terms
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
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
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
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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…
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
36 terms
World Studies chapter 4
Golden Horde
Primary religion in Mongolia
Growth of cities
Cast Iron
An empire in western Asia
polytheism (tengri)
Increase of population in China of over one million people
Cast iron is harder, more durable, and more shapeable than re…
Golden Horde
An empire in western Asia
Primary religion in Mongolia
polytheism (tengri)
World Studies
Capitalism
Wealth
Communism
Market
an economic system in which a countries trade is controlled b…
the quantity or amount of money someone has
an economic system where the government owns factors of produ…
a capitalistic economic system in which there is free competi…
Capitalism
an economic system in which a countries trade is controlled b…
Wealth
the quantity or amount of money someone has
8 terms
world studies
1st estate
2nd estate
3rd estate
king Louis 16
church
nobles
97% of the population peasants,bourgeoisie,city workers
was a bad king and got raided by a horde of moms and guilloti…
1st estate
church
2nd estate
nobles
20 terms
World studies
Huguenots
Henry of Navarre
King Phillip II
William the Silent
French Protestants influenced by John Calvin
Political leader of the Huguenots
Son and heir of Charles V
Prince of Orange
Huguenots
French Protestants influenced by John Calvin
Henry of Navarre
Political leader of the Huguenots
20 terms
World Studies
Huguenots
Henry Navarre
Edict of Nates
King Phillip 2
French protestants
Political leader of the Huguenots
Recognized Catholicism as the official religion of France but…
His reign ushered in an age of Spanish Greatness, The most Ca…
Huguenots
French protestants
Henry Navarre
Political leader of the Huguenots
24 terms
World studies
population
death rate
birthrate
famine
amount of people in an area
number of deaths per 1000
number of births per 1000
severe lack of food
population
amount of people in an area
death rate
number of deaths per 1000
9 terms
world studies
renaissance
humanist
re;formation
Indulgences
meaning rebirth
people who specialize in history, poetry, grammar and rhetoric
religious revolution that split the church
Payment for sins to the church
renaissance
meaning rebirth
humanist
people who specialize in history, poetry, grammar and rhetoric
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)
9 terms
world studies
Imperialism
British East India Company
Sepoy Rebellion
British Raj
When one country (nation-state) extends control outside of it…
Created to control trade between Britain, India, and East Asi…
Rebellion by Indian solders who fought in the British army ag…
Hindi world for "rule"; term used for the era of British rule…
Imperialism
When one country (nation-state) extends control outside of it…
British East India Company
Created to control trade between Britain, India, and East Asi…
110 terms
World studies
Early Men
Homo Erectus
Agricultural Revolution
Anthropology
...
First humans to walk in a fully upright stance. Also the firs…
Art and science of growing and cultivation of crops .
The study of humankind, in particular.... •The comparative study…
Early Men
...
Homo Erectus
First humans to walk in a fully upright stance. Also the firs…
world studies
scientific revolution
enlightenment
enlightened despot
voltaire
A major change in European thought, starting in the mid-1500s…
A movement in the 18th century that advocated the use of reas…
Absolute ruler who used his or her power to bring about polit…
(1694-1778) French philosopher. He believed that freedom of s…
scientific revolution
A major change in European thought, starting in the mid-1500s…
enlightenment
A movement in the 18th century that advocated the use of reas…
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…
12 terms
Social Studies World Geography
Prime Meridian
Equator
Absolute Location
Hemisphere
Prime Meridian
Equator
8 terms
Semester 2 Vocabulary World Studies
Assume
Demise
Fatal
Lateral
To take for granted; think
Death; collapse
Causing death; mortal
Relating to the side
Assume
To take for granted; think
Demise
Death; collapse
80 terms
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.
13 terms
World Studies
latitude
longitude
location
absolute location
the distance north and south of the equator measured in degre…
distance measured in degrees east or west from an imaginary l…
Where something is found
A location can be absolute (specific) as in coordinates of a…
latitude
the distance north and south of the equator measured in degre…
longitude
distance measured in degrees east or west from an imaginary l…
21 terms
World Studies
primary source
secondary source
name the continents
describe hunters and gathers
An original document containing the observations, ideas, and…
Information gathered by someone who did not take part in or w…
north america, south america, Europe, Asia, Africa, Australia…
Small groups, Collected food from environment, Humble shelter…
primary source
An original document containing the observations, ideas, and…
secondary source
Information gathered by someone who did not take part in or w…
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