Social Studies Chapter 2

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  1. the place where something is found

    equator
    nation
    urban
    transportation
    hemisphere
    history
    location
    continent
    decade
    capital city
    continuity
    suburb
    location
  2. a line that appears on a map or globe halfway between the North Pole and South Pole

    nation
    urban
    transportation
    hemisphere
    equator
    history
    location
    continent
    decade
    capital city
    continuity
    suburb
    equator
  3. a city in which government leaders meet and work

    nation
    urban
    transportation
    hemisphere
    equator
    history
    location
    continent
    decade
    capital city
    continuity
    suburb
    capital city
  4. the seven largest land areas on Earth

    nation
    urban
    transportation
    hemisphere
    equator
    history
    location
    continent
    decade
    capital city
    continuity
    suburb
    continent
  5. an area with its own people and laws; a country

    nation
    urban
    transportation
    hemisphere
    equator
    history
    location
    continent
    decade
    capital city
    continuity
    suburb
    nation
  6. a small community that is close to a city

    nation
    urban
    transportation
    hemisphere
    equator
    history
    location
    continent
    decade
    capital city
    continuity
    suburb
    suburb
  7. relating to a city

    nation
    urban
    transportation
    hemisphere
    equator
    history
    location
    continent
    decade
    capital city
    continuity
    suburb
    urban
  8. Half of the globe when it is divided into either northern and southern halve, ofs, or eastern and western halves.

    nation
    urban
    transportation
    hemisphere
    equator
    history
    location
    continent
    decade
    capital city
    continuity
    suburb
    hemisphere
  9. the moving of people or things from place to place

    nation
    urban
    transportation
    hemisphere
    equator
    history
    location
    continent
    decade
    capital city
    continuity
    suburb
    transportation
  10. a period of time lasting 10 years

    nation
    urban
    transportation
    hemisphere
    equator
    history
    location
    continent
    decade
    capital city
    continuity
    suburb
    decade
  11. continuing, or staying the same

    nation
    urban
    transportation
    hemisphere
    equator
    history
    location
    continent
    decade
    capital city
    continuity
    suburb
    continuity
  12. the story of what has happened in a place

    nation
    urban
    transportation
    hemisphere
    equator
    history
    location
    continent
    decade
    capital city
    continuity
    suburb
    history
  13. Shreveport, New Orleans, and Baton Rouge are three cities in Louisiana.  ______________ is an important city because it is the capital city of Louisiana.
    Baton Rouge
  14. The _____________ mountain ranges include the highest mountains in the world.  This mountain range is found on the continent of _____________.
    Himalaya

    Asia
  15. A ____________ is a model of the planet Eart. Because it is round like the Earth.  It shows the true shapes of the oceans and continents.
    globe
  16. A ____________ is a line on a map that shows where a state or a nation ends.
    border
  17. A city is a large kind of community also known as an _____________ area.  Because it has a large ____________ a city needs more schools and businesses than a smaller community does.
    urban

    population
  18. Farther from the cities are small towns and even smaller villages.  A ____________ area is the countryside, away from cities and large towns.
    rural
  19. A _____________ is over 100 years.
    century
  20. Silver City became a ______________.  The buildings were there, but no people lived in them.
    ghost town
  21. Louis Pasteur, who lived in France in the 1800s, made discoveries that changed the way people thought about disease.  Pasteur found a way to kill the germs in _____________.
    milk
  22. There are many ways you can learn about the past.  You can learn history from the stories people tell.  An _______________ is a story of the past that is spoken rather than written.
    oral history
  23. A ________________ is a group of people who have a special interest in the history of a community.
    historical society
  24. An ____________ is an object that was used by people in the past.
    artifact
  25. ________________ are records made by people who saw or took part in an event.
    primary sources
  26. A _______________ is written by someone who was not there when an event took place.
    secondary source

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