5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Stateless societies
- Epic of Gilgamesh
- Eastern Orthodox Christianity
- a Third ruler of the Mauryan Empire in India (r. 270-232 B.C.E.). He converted to Buddhism and broadcast his precepts on inscribed stones and pillars, the earliest surviving Indian writing.
- b The world's oldest literary masterpiece, it centered about the King of Uruk. The book was made up of a series of adventures that focused around the themes of friendship, loyalty, ambition, and fear of death.
- c African societies organized around kinship or other forms of obligation and lacking the concentration of political power and authority associated with states
- d Eastern branch of Christianity that evolved following the division of the Roman Empire and the subsequent development of the Byzantine Empire in the east and the medieval European society in the west. The church recognized the primacy of the patriarch of Constantinople.
- e Dominant tribe in Mecca, tribe of which Mohhamad was born. AKA ____________ Saghri
5 Multiple choice questions
- He used to persecute christians, had an experience when he heard christ speak to him, converted, spread the word of god, was put in jail, wrote many letters while in jail.
- A mystical branch of Islam - the goal is to get rid of a person's "self-love" and reaplce it with "God's love". Prediction, song, dance done as means to connect with God; whirling dervishes
- Goods that have special qualities that make them more expensive than alternative goods.
- Main god of Zoroastrianism who represented truth and goodness and was perceived to be in an eternal struggle with the malign spirit angra mainyu.
- (589-618 CE) The Chinese dynasty that was like the Qin Dynasty in imposing tight political discipline; this dynasty built the Grand Canal which helped transport the rice in the south to the north.
5 True/False questions
Paleolithic → Second part of the Stone Age beginning about 750,00 to 500,000 years BCE and lasting until the end of the last ice age about 8,500 years BCE; the period of the Stone Age associated with the evolution of humans. It predates the Neolithic period.
Trans-Saharan slave trade → ...
Roman Catholic Church → Capital of later Song dynasty; located near East China Sea; permitted overseas trading; population exceeded 1 million.
Colonization → Physical process whereby the colonizer takes over another place, putting its own government in charge and either moving its own people into the place or bringing in indentured outsiders to gain control of the people and the land
Teosinte → A grass from which modern maize/corn subsequently developed in a process of adaptation and "genetic engineering" over thousands of years