8th Grade Vocabulary

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Below are all of the vocabulary words and their definitions for Eighth Grade Social Studies.  As you can see, it is divided according to chapter, making it easy to fill in Vocabulary/Identification sheets.  The definitions have come from a variety of sources.  Students who do not have Internet access at home may request a print out of these definitions but only one time during the school year.  Remember that you will be responsible for knowing each section's Vocabulary & Identification that we are covering and it makes up a good portion of all Social Studies tests.  Also, remember that if you do not have your Vocabulary/Identification done and in class the day it is due, you will receive a zero (0 out of 10 possible points) for that chapter's vocabulary grade. 


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Chapter 13 Chapter 14 Chapter 15 Chapter 16 Chapter 17 Chapter 18 Chapter 19 Chapter 20

 Chapter 21 Chapter 22  Chapter 23 Chapter 24 Chapter 25


Chapter 12 - Reconstruction - 1865 to 1877:


Chapter 13 - Native American Conflicts - 1851 to 1890:


Chapter 14 - Captains of Industry - Late 19th Century:


Chapter 15 - The Gilded Age - 1878 to 1889:


Chapter 16 - End of the Century - 1890 to 1897:


Chapter 17 - American Empire - 1898 to 1900:


Chapter 18 - The New Century - 1901 to 1910:


Chapter 19 - World at War - 1911 to 1919:


Chapter 20 - The Roaring Twenties - 1920 to 1928:


Chapter 21 - The Great Depression - 1929 to 1938:


Chapter 22 - World War II - 1938 to 1945:


Chapter 23 - The Cold War Begins - 1945 to 1959:


Chapter 24 - The Turbulent Sixties - 1960 to 1969:


Chapter 25 - That Seventies Decade - 1970 to 1979: