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5TH GRADE SOCIAL STUDIES

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CATEGORY 3

CATEGORY 4

CATEGORY 5

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Explanation

WHAT'S THE TERM?

TERM

ECONOMICS

ECON

MAPS

MAPS

THE LAND WE TRAVEL

LAND

REAL LIFE

REAL LIFE

GOVERNMENT

GOV

CLUE 1

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Response 1

TO CHANGE BECAUSE YOU

ARE IN A NEW SITUATION

ADAPT

A FORM OF CONTEST

BETWEEN TWO RIVALS

COMPETITION

WHAT DOES A STAR OR DOT IN

A CIRCLE USUALLY MEAN ON A

MAP?

CAPITAL

WHAT ARE THE NAMES OF THE

FOUR HEMISPHERES OF

EARTH?

NORTHERN, SOUTHERN,

EASTERN, WESTERN

A TRADITION OR SOMETHING

YOU DO REGULARLY

CUSTOM

MADE OF CONGRESS; MAKES

THE LAWS

LEGISLATIVE BRANCH

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400 POINTS


Response 2

0 DEGREES LATITUDE;

IMAGINARY LINE THT DIVIDES

THE EARTH INTO NORTHERN

AND SOUTHERN HEMISPHERES

EQUATOR

THINGS PEOPLE DESIRE

BEYOND THEIR BASIC NEEDS

(EXTRAS)

WANT

CAPITAL OF UNITED STATES

WASHINGTON, D.C.

A PERSON WHO TRAVELED TO

A NEW LAND IN ORDER TO

IDENTIFY RESOURCES, PLOT

ROUTES, AND REPORT BACK

TO THE GOVERNMENTS THAT

SENT HIM

EXPLORER

WORKING TOGETHER TO

ACHIEVE A GOAL

COOPERATION

SENATE (EVERY STATE HAS 2

SENATORS) AND HOUSE OF

REPRESENTATIVES (STATES

SEND MEMBERS BASED ON

THEIR POPULATION)

CONGRESS

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Response 3

MAP THAT SHOWS

LANDFORMS AND BODIES OF

WATER

PHYSICAL MAP

A LIMITED SUPPLY OF

RESOURCES (NOT ENOUGH OF

SOMETHING)

SCARCITY

CAPITAL OF KENTUCKY

FRANKFORT

THE NUMBER OF PEOPLE

LIVING IN AN AREA

POPULATION

LARGE ORGANIZATION WHERE

PEOPLE LIVE OR WORK

TOGETHER

INSTITUTION

SUPREME COURT AND LOWER

COURTS; INTERPRETS THE

LAWS

JUDICIAL BRANCH

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800 POINTS


Response 4

OVERLY SIMPLE OPINION OF A

PERSON OR GROUP (BLOND

PEOPLE ARE DITZY)

STEREOTYPE

WORK TO SATISFY A NEED OR

WANT (CANNOT BE

PHYSICALLY TOUCHED - LAWN

MOWING, FOR EXAMPLE)

SERVICES

MEASURES THE DISTANCE

FROM THE EQUATOR; LINES

RUN EAST TO WEST

LATITUDE

CULTURAL TRAITS PEOPLE

WHO LIVE IN THE SAME AREA

SHARE (LANGUAGE, RELIGION,

HOUSING)

HUMAN

CHARACTERISTICS

HOW YOU VIEW THE WORLD

BASED ON YOUR OWN

EXPERIENCES

PERSPECTIVE

3 LEVELS OF GOVERNMENT

LOCAL, STATE,

FEDERAL

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1000 POINTS


Response 5

THE NEXT BEST THING WHEN A

CHOICE IS MADE; WHAT YOU

HAVE TO GIVE UP

OPPORTUNITY COST

MENTAL AND PHYSICAL SKILLS

THAT PEOPLE HAVE THAT ARE

USED TO PRODUCE GOODS

AND SERVICES

HUMAN RESOURCE

MEASURES THE DISTANCE

FROM THE PRIME MERIDIAN;

LINES RUN NORTH TO SOUTH

LONGITUDE

LANDFORMS, CLIMATE,

WEATHER, PLANTS, ANIMALS,

ETC.

PHYSICAL

CHARACTERISTICS

TO AGREE TO SOMETHING

THAT IS NOT EXACTLY WHAT

YOU WANTED

COMPROMISE

3 BRANCHES OF GOVERNMENT

LEGISLATIVE,

EXECUTIVE, AND

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CATEGORY 1

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CATEGORY 4

CATEGORY 5

CATEGORY 6

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Explanation

ECONOMICS

ECON

OUR COUNTRY

OUR

COUNTRY

CIVICS

CIVICS

ECONOMICS

ECON

TERMS

TERM

GEOGRAPHY

GEO

CLUE 1

ROW VALUE
400 POINTS


Response 1

TO CREATE ONLY SPECIFIC

GOOD OR SERVICES DESIGNED

TO MEET SPECIFIC NEEDS

SPECIALIZATION

NATIONAL ANTHEM

STAR SPANGLED BANNER

GAVE US FREEDOM OF

SPEECH, PRESS, RELIGION,

ASSEMBLY, AND PETITION

1ST AMMENDMENT

SYSTEM IN WHICH BUSINESSES

ARE FREE TO ORGANIZE AND

OPERATE FOR PROFIT IN

COMPETITION WITH OTHER

BUSINESSES

FREE ENTERPRISE

A SETTLEMENT FAR AWAY

FROM THE COUNTRY WHO

RULES IT

COLONY

SOIL THAT IS GOOD FOR

GROWING CROPS OR PLANTS

FERTILE

CLUE 2

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800 POINTS


Response 2

WHENEVER THERE ARE

BUYERS AND SELLERS

EXCHANGING GOODS AND

SERVICES

MARKET

GO TO SCHOOL OR WORK, PAY

TAXES, VOTE, BE EDUCATED

ABOUT CANDIDATES AND

ISSUES, FOLLOW THE LAWS,

TREAT OTHERS AND

PROPERTY WITH RESPECT

RESPONSIBILITIES OF

CITIZENS

MONEY PEOPLE AND

BUSINESSES PAY FOR THE

GOVERNMENT TO PROVIDE

SERVICES SUCH AS SCHOOLS,

POLICE, AND FOOD STAMPS

TAX(ES)

SOMETHING FOUND IN NATURE

THAT PEOPLE USE

NATURAL RESOURCE

SOMEONE WHO COMES FROM

A DIFFERENT COUNTRY TO

LIVE IN A NEW COUNTRY

IMMIGRANT

THE WEATHER OF A PLACE

OVER A PERIOD OF TIME

CLIMATE

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1200 POINTS


Response 3

THE MONEY A BUSINESS

EARNS AFTER IT PAYS ALL THE

COSTS

PROFIT

GOVERNMENT FOR THE

PEOPLE, BY THE PEOPLE,

WHERE CITIZENS GET TO VOTE

DEMOCRACY

INTRODUCTION TO THE

CONSTITUTION

PREAMBLE

A SAYING USED TO EXPRESS A

GOAL OR BELIEF

SLOGAN

WRITTEN PLAN OF

GOVERNMENT

CONSTITUTION

AN EXACT LOCATION USING

LATITUDE AND LONGITUDE

ABSOLUTE LOCATION

CLUE 4

ROW VALUE
1600 POINTS


Response 4

THINGS NECESSARY FOR

SURVIVAL (FOOD, WATER,

SHELTER)

NEEDS

THE FIRST 10 AMENDMENTS TO

THE U.S. CONSTITUTION

BILL OF RIGHTS

CHANGE OR ADDITITON MADE

TO A LEGAL DOCUMENT

AMENDMENT

MATERIAL THINGS USED TO

SATISFY NEEDS AND WANTS

GOODS

LIBERTY

FREEDOM

0 DEGREES LONGITUDE; LINES

THAT DIVIDE OUR EARTH INTO

EASTERN AND WESTERN

HEMISPHERE

PRIME MERIDIAN

CLUE 5

ROW VALUE
2000 POINTS


Response 5

MAKES A GOOD OR PROVIDES

A SERVICE

PRODUCER

A SYSTEM OF BELIEFS,

TRADITIONS, AND SKILLS

SHARED BY A GROUP OF

PEOPLE (DANCE, RELIGION,

ART, AND MUSIC, FOR

EXAMPLE)

CULTURE

MADE OF THE PRESIDENT AND

ADVISORS; ENFORCE THE LAW

EXECUTIVE BRANCH

A BUYER OF A GOOD OR

SERVICE

CONSUMER

TOOLS USED BY PEOPLE TO

MAKE GOODS OR PROVIDE

SERVICES

CAPITAL RESOURCES

SHOWS BOUNDARIES, SUCH AS

COUNTRIES, CITIES, OR STATES

POLITICAL MAP

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HISTORICAL TERMS  

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PRIMARY SOURCE

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