Participation in Government
1. The United States has a Federal system of government. What does that mean?
The national government shares power with the states.
2. Who is the Nassau County Executive?
The Nassau County Executive is Ed Mangano.
1. Identify reasons for the colonial revolution.
Those living in the colonials believed that they shouldnt have
been ruled by those who were across an ocean.
2. Identify basic principles of government articulated in the
Meso Definition - Middle
Where does Mesoamerica stretch - From central Mexico to Northern Central
Mayan Settlement - Yucatan Peninsula
Maya Unification Description - Not unified. City-states and Kingdoms
Mayan religion - Center of Mayan life
Reason for trade - Early monopolization of certain goods
Relation of trade - Mostly indirect
Significance of Trade : Economic - Altered consumption, changed daily lives of
Significance of Trade: Social - Traders became their own social group
Credit - the ability of a customer to obtain goods or services before payment, based
on the trust that payment will be made in the future.
Monetization - To monetize is to convert an asset into or establish something as
money or legal tender. The term mon
In the 1400's, what areas of the world still had Paleolithic hunter-gatherer societies?
Australia and the west coast of North Coast of North America still had HunterGatherer societies
Describe the "fire stick farming" used by Australia's Paleolithic peopl