Busy. Please wait.

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

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.
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.
Don't know
remaining cards
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:
restart all cards
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 Chapter 2 Terms

absolute dating the determination of the age of an object based on measurable physical or chemical qualities or associations with written records
adaptation change in behavior in response to new or modified surroundings
artifact something made or used by people from the past
barter to trade one thing for another without the exhange of money
celestial heavenly
currency money in any form when in actual use as a medium of exchange
domesticate to train or adapt to be of use to humans
infer imply
migration the act of moving from one land or country to settle in another place
nomadic having no fixed home and moving according to the seasons from place to place in search of food, water, and grazing land
oral tradition the spoken preservation, from one generation to the next, of a people's cultural history and ancestry, often by a storyteller in narrative form
parfleche an article, like a bag, made from an untanned animal hide
relative dating in archaeology, the arrangement of artifacts or events in a sequence relative to one another
travois a frame hung between trailing poles and pulled by a dog or horse
Created by: samplej