Sociology

Vocabulary

Geography Unit:

 

Absolute Location

Relative Location

Region

Cultural diffusion

Plain

Barrier Island

Escarpment

Plateau

Fault

Aquifer

Savanna

Grassland

Geographic Information System (GIS)

 

Native Texans Unit:

 

Prehistoric

Historic

Bering Strait

Archaeologist

Artifact

Anthropologist

Culture

Nomadic

Matrilineal

Shaman

Middlemen

Adobe

Indigenous

Primary Source

Secondary Source

Bias

 

Conquest Unit:

 

Conquistadors

friars

missions

Tonichtitlan

Questzalcoatl

Moctezuma

Reconquista

Moors

encomiendas

haciendas

mercantalism

viceroy

stockade

Cibola

 

 

Missions Unit:

 

presidio

council

province

alcalde

ayuntamiento

mestizo

Tejano

vaquero

mission

 

 

Chapter 8: The Difficulties Begin

 

Centralists

Federalists

decree

exempt

customs duties (taxes)

commerce

import

skirmish

resolutions

repeal

cholera

malaria

dictator

 

 

Chapter 12: The Lone Star Republic

 

capitol

annexation

expenditure

revenue

tariff

endowment fund

cabinet (not the storage kind, the political kind!)

redback

archives

manifest destiny

joint resolution 

 

 

Civil War

 

endorsement

despotism

inevitable

unanimous

obstinacy

sovereign

speculate

agitate 

fanatic

Unionist

 

Chapter 16: Reconstruction 

Reconstruction

Emancipation Proclamation

Juneteenth

nullify

Freedmen

emigration

Black Codes

impeach

13th Amendment

14th Amendment

15th Amendment

Scalawags

Carpetbaggers

compulsory

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