Save
Busy. Please wait.
Log in with Clever
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
Sign up using Clever
or

Username is available taken
show password


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.
Your email address is only used to allow you to reset your password. See 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.
focusNode
Didn't know it?
click below
 
Knew it?
click below
Don't know
Remaining cards (0)
Know
0:00
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 Unit 2 Les.1-2

MBCA Smallwood Explorers Lessons 1 & 2

TermDefinition
profit the money that remains after the costs of running a business
merchants people who make their living from buying and selling goods
barter to trade goods for other goods
navigation finding direction and following routes at sea
Vikings sailors from Denmark, Sweden and Norway who first explored North America
Iceland & Greeland two places where Vikings settled in North America
Jews, Muslims, and Christians three faiths who believe Jerusalem is a holy city
The Crusades wars fought by Christians against Muslims over control and access to Jerusalem
silk and spices two things Crusaders brought back from Asia that people really wanted
Marco Polo man from Italy who traveled and lived in China...told everyone about it and inspired exploration
Prince Henry man from Portugal who started navigation school for sailors
reason it was difficult to get from Europe to Asia robbers and thieves along the route
reason it was difficult to get from Europe to Asia traveling was difficult through deserts and mountains
reason it was difficult to get from Europe to Asia long, dangerous journey
salt natural resource found in Africa used to keep meat from spoiling
Bartolomeu Dias first to sail around tip of Africa and see Indian Ocean
Vasco da Gama first to sail all the way around Africa to India
Indies name for Asia during the Middle Ages
Christopher Columbus sailor from Italy who sailed west to find Asia but found North America
Bahamas where Columbus actually landed
Taino what the Natives of the Bahamas called themselves
Amerigo Vespucci traveled to North America after Columbus and named it after himself (claimed he found it first)
horses changed hunting for Natives
cattle and pigs provided new food for Natives
sheep provided wool
animals and people carried disease and germs
Created by: murphannie
 

 



Voices

Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!
"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards