Busy. Please wait.
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
or

Username is available taken
show password

why


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.

Remove Ads
Don't know
Know
remaining cards
Save
0:01
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards




share
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

SS Chapter 1

Vocabulary Words

QuestionAnswer
What is a glacier? thick sheet of ice
What is irrigation? method to water crops by channeling water from rivers or streams
What is a surplus? extra
What is a civilization? advanced culture in which people have developed cities,science, and industries
What is a culture? a way of life
What is a culture area? region in which groups of people have a similar way of life
What is a kayak? small boat made of skin
What is a potlatch? ceremony at which the hosts showered their guests with gifts
What is an adobe? sun-dried brick
What is a clan? group of families that were related to one another
What is a sachem? tribal chief
What is navigation? science of locating the position and plotting the course of ships
What is monotheism? idea that there is only one God
What is salvation? everlasting life
What is direct democracy? form of government in which an assembly of ordinary citizens makes decisions
What is republic? form of government in which people choose representatives to govern them
Created by: malpal920