Busy. Please wait.
Log in with Clever

show password
Forgot Password?

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

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.
Didn't know it?
click below
Knew it?
click below
Don't Know
Remaining cards (0)
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

Social Studies

Latitude The distance a location is measured north or south of the equator.
Conquistador A conqueror of the New World for Spain
Revolution A revolt of large magnitude whether in science, politics, or just plain revolts.
Anarchy Society without public enforced government
Colony A foreign territory that belongs to a closely associated or parent country.
Location Absolute location and Relative location
Place Place is the human and physical characteristics of a location.
Human Environment Interaction This theme considers how humans adapt to and modify the environment.
Movement The travel of people, goods, and ideas to and from a place.
Region Everything that borders or surrounds the location, how they interact, and how they are alike.
Crimes against Humanity Taking of a man's right
Inalienable Unable to be taken away from or given away by the possessor.
Government Styles A type of style in which a leader goes off of.
Regent A temporary replacement for the position of ruler if the ruler is incaple or to young to rule.
Democracy A system in which the government let idiots vote
Capitalism An economic and political system in which a country's trade and industry are controlled by private owners for profit, rather than by the state
Politics People that run for power in the government.
Republic A state in which supreme power is held by the people and their elected representatives, and which has an elected or nominated president rather than a monarch
Totalitarianism A term used by some political scientists to describe a political system in which the state holds total authority over the society and seeks to control all aspects of public and private life wherever possible.
Electoral College a Body of people representing the states of the US, who formally cast votes for the election of the president and vice president.
Bureaucracy A system of government in which most of the important decisions are made by state officials rather than by elected representatives.
Created by: dperkins1
Popular History sets




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:
restart all cards