ch5 and 636 terms
tyranny a form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictator (not restricted by a constitution or… common sense a january 1776 pamphlet written by Thomas Paine that criticized monarchies and convinced many Americ… john locke english phiilosopher who argued that man is born good and has rights to life, liberty, and property.… continental congress the legislative assembly composed of delegates from the rebel colonies who met during and after the … thomas jefferson He was a delegate from Virginia at the Second Continental Congress and wrote the Declaration of Inde… declaration of independence the document recording the proclamation of the second Continental Congress (4 July 1776) asserting t… sovereignty Ability of a state to govern its territory free from control of its internal affairs by other states.
HUSH CH 4,5,630 terms
Albany plan Proposed by Benjamin Franklin in 1754 as an attempt to form a union of the colonies. Later used to h… louisiana and new orleans To check Spanish penetration in to the region of the Gulf of Mexico, Robert de La Salle went down th… iroquois confederacy An alliance of five northeastern Amerindian peoples (after 1722 six) that made decisions on military… french and indian war Was a war fought by French and English on American soil over control of the Ohio River Valley-- Engl… acadians cajuns One-time French territory, renamed Nova Scotia, whose citizens were removed to Louisiana by the Brit… peace of paris 1763 Treaty resulting in Britain getting French Canada and Spanish Florida and Spain getting the Louisian… proclamation of 1763 law forbidding english colonists to settle west of the appalachian mountains
Treaty of Locarno Guaranteed Germany's new western borders with France and Belgium dawes plan American plan to restructure German debt economic depression period when business activity slows, prices and wages drop, and unemployment rises totalitarian state ..., country where a single party controls the government and every aspect of the lives of the people stalins five year plans ..., increase heavy industry-coal, iron, hydroelectric power, 5 year plans, few consumer goods, lowe… fascism ..., a political system headed by a dictator that calls for extreme nationalism and racism and no to… politburo ..., the chief executive and political committee of the Communist Party
CH 18 -Bryce Schmidtchen16 terms
Mediastinum A subdivision of the thoracic cavity containing the pericardial cavity. Pericardium Double layered sac enclosing the heart and forming its superficial layer,it has fibrous and serous l… Myocardium Layer of the heart composed of cardiac muscle. Atria The two superior receiving chambers of the heart. Ventricle paired,inferior located in the heart chambers that function as a major blood pump. Interatrial septum the internal portition that divides the heart longitudinally and separates the atria. Interventricularar septum where the ventricles are separated down the middle of the heart.
endocrine system body system that includes internal organs that secrete hormones. hormones steroidal or amino acid based molecules released to the blood that act as chemical messengers to reg… endocrine glands ductless glands that empty their hormonal products directly into the blood. steroid group of chemical substances including certain hormones and cholesterol.They are fat soluble and con… Eicosanoid third chemical class or steroid hormones which include leukotrienes and prostaglandins. target cell when a given hormone influences the activity of only certain tissue cells. up-regulation in some instances, target cells form more receptors in response to rising blood levels.
bryce 8.313 terms
Alexandra Czar Nicholas II's german born wife who increasingly cut him of from events and was a willful and st… Grigori Rasputin A uneducated Serbian peasant who claimed to be a holy man and Czar Nicholas II's wife Alexandra beli… alexis Alexandra and Czar Nicholas II's son who had hemophila and was supposively cured by rasputin he was … petrograd the capital city where in march 1917 working class women led a series of strikes this was due to the… alexander kerensky The leader of the provisional government after Czar stepped down who decided to keep russia in the w… Vladmir Lenin The leader of the bolsheviks, a small faction of a marxist party called russian social democrats, th… Soviets Soviets were councils composed of representatives from the workers and soldiers.they sprang up in ar…
Triple Alliance Alliance between Germany, Italy, Austria Hungry Triple Entente An alliance between Great Britain, France and Russia in the years before WWI. Militarism a political orientation of a people or a government to maintain a strong military force and to be pr… Internal dissent militarism, nationalism, and a desire to stifle this caused world war 1 Conscription compulsory military service Serbia a historical region in central and northern Yugoslavia Archduke Francis Ferdinand heir to the throne of Austria Hungary; assassinated by Gavrilo Princip, a bosnian serb.; sparked WWI
Glorious Revolution A reference to the political events of 1688-1689, when James II abdicated his throne and was replace… Divine Right of kings A general term used for the ideas surrounding the authoity and legitimacy of a monarch, holding that… Louis XIV king of France from 1643 to 1715; his long reign was marked by the expansion of French influence in … Henry XIII tudor dynasty in england, support of parliment was an advantage, wanted the divorce, created a new c… Elizabeth I Queen of England from 1558 to 1603 Act of Supremacy Proclaimed King Henry VIII the supreme leader of the Church of England, which meant that the pope wa… Anglican Church Form of Protestantism set up in England after 1534; established by Henry VIII with himself as head, …
bryces cards67 terms
civilization a society in an advanced state of social development (e.g., with complex legal and political and rel… Hammurabi's Code A legal code developed by King Hammurabi of Mesopotamia. The code was influential in the establishme… Mesopotamia first civilization located between the Tigris & Eurphrates Rivers in present day Iraq; term means "l… Patriarchal relating to a society in which men hold the greatest legal and moral authority Pharaoh the title of the ancient Egyptian kings Israelites The jewish people, chosen by God to be his people and named after Israel (Jacob), from whose twelve … King Solomon King of the kingdom of Israel (King David's son) who built a great temple in Jerusalem
physiology tissues36 terms
Tissues groups of cells that have similar abilities and that allow the organ to function Apical surface an upper free surface exposed to the body exterior or the cavity of an internal organ Microvilli Tiny hair-like projections of the cytoplasmic membrane located only in the small intestine to facili… Avascular contains no blood vessels Stratified epithelial one or more layer of cells Extracellular matrix The substance in which animal tissue cells are embedded consisting of protein and polysaccharides. Hormone a chemical that serves as a messenger. Each hormone is secreted by a gland and travels to one or mor…
physiology 1113 terms
chemical level The simplest level of the structural hierarchy cellular level Cells are the smallest units of living things but above chemical tissue level The simplest living creatures are composed of single cells, but in complex organisms such as human b… organ level An organ is a discrete structure composed of at least two tissue types (four is more common) that pe… organ system level Organs that work together to accomplish a common purpose make up an organ system organismal level represents the sum total of all structural levels working together to promote life. Maintaining Boundaries Every living organism must maintain its boundaries so that its internal environment (inside) remains…