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People 100 • Some of the first people to settle in a new area. • Who are pioneers?
People 200 • People who explore an area in search of gold. • Who are prospectors?
People 300 • A person who catches animals in order to kill them and sell their fur. • Who is a trapper?
People 400 • The leader of a work crew. • Who is a foreman?
People 500 • People who move to a new land to live. • Who are settlers?
Places 100 • A branch or building of an organization that is not with the main building. • What is an outpost?
Places 200 • A building where things are made by machines, such as cloth. • What is a mill?
Places 300 • A place where ships and boats can load and unload. • What is a port?
Places 400 • Place where people trade goods with the people who live in an area. • What is a trading post?
Places 500 • A group of buildings and the people living in them. • What is a settlement?
Tools 100 • To beat and shake cream in a wooden container to make butter. • What is churn?
Tools 200 • A gray rock that can be split into thin layers. Pioneer students wrote on them instead of paper. • What is slate?
Tools 300 • A machine that communicates by coded signals that travel over wires by electrical currents. • What is the telegraph?
Tools 400 • A tool used to create a horizontal line that is used in surveying and construction. • What is a level?
Tools 500 • A document given by the government or a company that promises the payment of money at a certain time in the future. • What are a bond?
Land 100 • An area of land set aside by the U.S. government for American Indians. • What is a reservation?
Land 200 • The unsettled territories of western North America in the 1800s. It stretched from the Missouri River to the California coast and north. • What is the frontier?
Land 300 • The place where a river divides into two branches. • What is a fork?
Land 400 • An area of the United States that is not yet a state. • What is a territory?
Land 500 • Crossing the continent. • What is transcontinental?
Travel 100 • A boat with a square sail designed for shallow waters that can carry heavy loads. • What is a keelboat?
Travel 200 • A machine that is moved by the power of an interior engine. • What is a locomotive?
Travel 300 • Carry boats and supplies between two waterways. • What is portage?
Travel 400 • A small carriage drawn by horses. • What is a stagecoach?
Travel 500 • A railroad track that branches off from the main track. • What is a spur?
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Expansion 200 • A long trip. • What is a journey?
Expansion 400 • A group of people traveling together for safety through difficult or dangerous country. • What is a caravan?
Expansion 600 • A piece of land in the West that was given to a settler by the U.S. government. • What is a homestead?
Expansion 800 • Units of measure that are used for measuring land. • What are acres?
Expansion 1000 • The belief that God gave white Americans the right to take over lands that belonged to other people. • What is Manifest Destiny?
Land 200 • A large area of flat land with grass but few or no trees. • What is a prairie?
Land 400 • The highest point. • What is the summit?
Land 600 • Narrow, steep-sided valleys. • What is a ravine?
Land 800 • The physical features of an area of land, such as mountains, rivers, and canyons. • What is terrain?
Land 1000 • The school we go to. • What is Centerra Mirage?
Misc. 200 • Making something move from one place to another. • What is driving?
Misc. 400 • Good for making and growing things. • What is fertile?
Misc. 600 • To dig into the earth to take out valuable metals. • What is to mine?
Misc. 800 • A dangerous disease that causes severe sickness and diarrhea. • What is cholera?
Misc. 1000 • A large number of people. • What is droves?
More Expansion 200 • The process of making a territory larger. • What is expansion?
More Expansion 400 • To run in panic. • What is a stampede?
More Expansion 600 • To live in or occupy a region. • What is inhabit?
More Expansion 800 • To leave one area of a country and move to another. • What is emigrate?
More Expansion 1000 • Newest building at school. • What is the gym?