5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Jesus of Nazareth
- Equal-field system
- a Agricultural reform favoring the peasants under the Tang dynasty in China, inheritance system where 1/5 of the land when to the peasant's descendants and the rest went to the government.
- b Term that describes the resurgence of Confucianism and the influence of Confucian scholars during the T'ang Dynasty; a unification of Daoist or Buddhist metaphysics with Confucian pragmatism
- c A teacher and prophet born in Bethlehem and active in Nazareth. His followers really took a liking to him; the Romans and Jews?... not so much.
- d 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
- e Administrative Sovereignty or paramount authority over another State or territory.
5 Multiple choice questions
- The age of Alexander the Great; period when the Greek language and ideas were carried to the non-Greek world
- Refers to how the Nile River helped the Egyptians. It gave them protection, transportation, and food.
- Descent with modification
- The conflict between the Greeks and the Persians which started with the revolt of Ionia in 594 B.C.E. and culminated in 490 with the battle of marathon
5 True/False questions
Prince Vladimir of Kiev → He was the Russian prince who selected Greek Orthodoxy as the national religion. This added cultural bonds to the Byzantine Empire to the already existing commercial ties
Great Wall → Chinese defensive fortification built to keep out northern nomadic invaders; began during the reign of Shi Huangdi.
Tribute system → A system in which defeated peoples were forced to pay a tax in the form of goods and labor. This forced transfer of food, cloth, and other goods subsidized the development of large cities. An important component of the Aztec and Inca economies.
Stateless societies → African societies organized around kinship or other forms of obligation and lacking the concentration of political power and authority associated with states
Kaaba → The Migration of Muhammad from Mecca to Medina in A.D. 622, marking the founding of Islam