World History Final Exam Part I

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Alexander the Great

Greek conqueror, ruled largest empire in the world

Hellenic Civilization

ordering natural world, society oriented, idealistic

Hellenistic Civilization

escaping hardship, individual oriented, realistic

Epicureanism

mental pleasure is important, physical pleasure in moderation

Stoicism

fate controls life, happiness is excepting fate

Minoans

lived in Crete

Myceaneans

first true Greeks

Plebians

Roman lower class- farmers, merchants, laborers, artisans

Octavian

first emperor of Rome

Fall of Rome

476

Clovis

Frankish ruler, united local tribes, influenced Christianity

Pepin of Heristal

Mayor of the Palace

Charles Martel

son of Pepin of Heristal

Pepin the Short

son of Charles Martel

Charlemagne

son of Pepin the Short, expanded, crowned emperor by Pope on December 25, 800

Manorialism

economic and social system about self-sufficient estates made of villiages and farms

Vassals

lower class nobles given land by powerful lords for military service

Fief

land granted to vassals

Feudalism

lords loyal to king, local lords provided protection, more organized than manorialism

Primogeniture

first born son inherits all land

1000 AD

end of viking invasion

Heavy plow, padded horse collar, 3-field system

causes of second agricultural revolution

Excess food prodution, population growth, realeased serfs, growth of cities

effects of second agricultural revolution

Battle of Hastings

William the Conqueror vs. Harold over the English throne

Holy Roman Empire

area around Germany, ruled by weak emperor

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