Save
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.
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

KS Ch 1 Vocab

Kansas History Chapter 1 Vocabulary

TermDefinition
Adaptation Change in behavior in response to new or modified surroundings
Assimilate To absorb (immigrants or culturally distinct group) into the prevailing culture
Boarding A type of school where students live at the school and are provided food and lodging
Botanical Relating to plants or plant life
Celestial Heavenly
Chain Mail Flexible armor made of joined metal links
Commerce The buying and selling of goods
Confluence A flowing together of two or more streams
Eminent Domain The right of a government to use private property for public use
Entrepreneurs Someone who turns an idea into a new business
Migration The act of moving from one land or country to settle in another place
Monarchy Government by one ruler, such as a king or queen
New World The term Europeans used for North America in the early days of their exploration
Nomadic Having no fixed home and moving according to the seasons from place to place in search of food, water and grazing land
Reservation A piece of land set aside by the U.S. government for Native Americans to live on
Sediment Material such as stones and sand deposited by water, wind, or glacier
Sovereign Rights Authority based on the power of government
Vocational An occupation
Created by: portwoode
 

 



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