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AP world final

midterm for AP world
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prehistoric
before recorded history
neolithic revolution
new stone age, people started settling in villages, they raised crops, livestock, advanced tools
Neanderthal
found in neader valley in germany, erliest man, could have died from disease or chromagnon, 1856
Osiris
God of the dead, killed by set, brought back to life by anubis
herodotus
first great historian, wrote on persian war
hemmurabi
most early law code, king over the bablyonians
aristocracy
upper ruling class
minoan civilization
began in crete, cult of the bull, earthquakes killed them, men were evil
athena
goddess of wisdom and war, patron of athens, daughter of zues
hippocrates
founder of medicine, hipocratic oath
thucydides
wrote on history of the pelipineacian war
persian wars
began in ionia, between greece and persia
age of pericles
athenian statesman took money and rebuilt athens
thermopylae
hot gates, persians win, spartans hold them off
plebeians
commoner roman class
tribune
concil who represented the plabeans
punic wars
war between rome and carthage
patricians
ruling noble class, said to be the original decendents
Nero
roman emperor, persecuted christians
twelve tables
laws of rome
canturbury
where thomas abeket was killed, home of archbishops
doomsday
battle of hastings, had taxes, inteventory of everything in the house
magna carta
king is not above the law
great schism
break from Italian and French popes
Charlemagne
Empire of France and Germany, frankish, Holy Roman Empire
Inquisition
checking for heresy
Dynasties of Chinese Calssical civilization
xia, chiang,zhoa,chin,han
chandragupta
indian ruler, started Mariana dynasty
buddism vs. hinduism
caste system
india vs. china
india-caste system, china-beuocracy, india-more local gov
Islam
developed by muhammad, claimed to be god's messenger,5 pillars, hajj, give alms, pray, proclaim, ramadan
sunni/shia
sunni-calif elected, most qualified,shia-direct decendant
aztec government
tribute, merchant class, clans, warlike