History Chapters 1-9

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evolution

false idea that man began as an animal

Canaanites

known for no great accomplishments

Sumerians

known for writing and the wheel

Mao Tse-tung

leader of Chinese Communists

Hatshepsut

only woman pharaoh of ancient Egypt

Adoniram Judson

Father of American Missions

Rosetta Stone

key to understanding hieroglyphics

Tokyo

capital of Japan

Ankara

capital of Turkey

Mt. Kilimanjaro

Africa's highest mountain

Hanging Gardens

Babylonians

oil

Middle East's most important natural resource

coins

Lydians

Hudson Taylor

Father of Faith Missions

Iran

country was once called Persia

Christ's coming to earth

event that divides time into B.C. and A.D.

Beijing

capital of China

is abba

capital of Thailand

Madagascar

fourth largest island in the world

Dar es Salaam

capital of Tanzania

Khama

righteous Batswana chief

Taipei

Taiwan

the gospel, stable government, natural resources

needs of Africa today

New Delhi

capital of India

Barbary Coast

located on the Mediterranean Sea

Cairo

capital of Egypt

Seoul

capital of South Korea

Hittites

early empire builders

Jerusalem

capital of Israel

Baghdad

capital of Iraq

Japan

"Land of the Rising Sun"

reincarnation

belief that when a person dies his soul is reborn in some other newborn man or animal

David Livingstone

greatest missionary-explorer to Africa

Damascus

capital of Syria

Khartoum

capital of Sudan

Ethiopian eunuch

first known African Christian

shadoof

Egyptian device for irrigating crops

Kinshasa

capital of the Democratic Republic of the Congo

Mary Slessor

Queen of the Cannibals

Indus

river valley where Indian civilization began

Sudan

largest country in Africa

Tanzania

where Serengeti National Park is located

Nelson Mandela

first black president of South Africa

Indonesia

once called the Spice Islands

Pygmies

short descendants of the original inhabitants of the Democratic Republic of the Congo

Addis Ababa

capital of Ethiopia

Phoenicians

known for the alphabet

Abraham

God called him out of Ur and promised him the land of Canaan

Anwar Sadat

first Egyptian leader to make peace with Israel

Timbuktu

famous learning center in Africa

Sudd

world's largest swamp

Liberia and Ethiopia

two African countries that were never colonies

Nairobi

capital of Kenya

Cape Town

one capital of South Africa

cuneiform

Sumerian wedge-shaped writing

Hinduism

religion that did not begin in the Middle East

Arabic

language spoken by most people in the Middle East today

Aswan High Dam

structure built to control flooding of the Nile

Cairo

largest city in Africa

Suez Canal

waterway separating Africa and Asia

Lake Victoria

second largest freshwater lake in the world

Strait of Gibraltar

body of water connecting the Mediterranean Sea to the Atlantic Ocean

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