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8th Grade History

Chapters 6-1, 6-2, 6-3, 6-4

mercenary hired soldier
recruit to enlist in the military
transfer to move
previous earlier
inflation when it takes more and more money to buy the same amount of goods; a continuous rise in prices of goods and services
aid to help
desert to leave without permission or intent to come back
issue subject that people have different views about
blockade measure that keeps a country from communicating and trading with other nations
privateer privately owned ship outfitted with weapons
impact an effect
sustain to suffer or experience
siege an attempt to force surrender by blocking the movement of people or goods into or out of a place
ratify to approve officially
ambush an attack in which the attacker hides and surprises the enemy
pursue to proceed with
strategy a plan of action
Created by: SSC 8th LA