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Modern World AP people units 1-9
Snyder people of units 1-9
movable type printing press
prince henry the navigator
Portuguese navigator who started a navigation school
discovers cape of good hope, but does not continue to india
vasco de gama
goes to india around the cape of good hope
discovers the new world but thinks he is in India
America is named after this man
conquers aztecs at tenochtilan
first to circumnavigate the world
conquers incas for spain
wrote The Praise of Folly
wrote 95 theses; banished by the church through the Diet of Worms; "unwitting revolutionary"
reformist from Switzerland
Swiss reformist who believed in pre-destination
King Henry VIII
Starts the Anglican Church
defended Copernicus' model secretly
improves on the telescope; proves the heliocentric model; forced to denounce his finding
"I think therefore I am"
3 laws of motion; invented calculus
unite catholic lands in spain
created Edict of Nantes
takes the throne when he was 8 years old
salutary neglect in American colonies
took power of france for Louis XIII
absolutist ruler of France who builds Versailles
wrote Leviathan; "the life of man, solitary, poor, nasty, brutish, and short"
wrote The Two Treatises of Government
compiled The Encyclopedia
Baron de Montesquieu
wrote The Spirit of Laws
"I may disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it"
wrote The Social Contract
wrote The Wealth of Nations
Olympe de Gouges
Declaration of Women
"Let them eat cake"
Reign of Terror
takes power of France through a coup d'etat; starts revolution
Klemens von Metternich
had most influence in the Congress of Vienna; Prussian
led slave revolt in Haiti
Agustin de Iturbid
overthrows spanish in Mexico
Jose de San Martin
liberates Argentina, Chile, and Peru
absolute ruler of France; overthrown through revolution
"The Citizen King"
led slave revolt in Hungary
"Necessity is the mother of all invention"
popularized the four-field crop rotation system
agricultural model based on rent-cost in relation to distance from the market
"Father of Green Revolution"
Bessemer Process to remove impurities from iron
law of supply and demand
food production increases arithmetically, population increases geometrically
Iron Law of wages: "as population grows, wages remain low"
"Greatest good for greatest number of people"
John Stuart Mill
"All human beings have an equal need of a voice"
Count Henri de Saint-Simon
"industrialization and science will bring a new age"
pushed for labor reforms; started model village of New Lanark
wrote The Communist Manifesto
Alexander Graham Bell
light bulb; phonograph; kinetiscope
wilbur and orville wright
Germ Theory; anthrax and rabies vaccine
"Survival of the fittest"
studied inheritance of traits
father of Eugenics
rate of food production will speed up to meet rising population
"societies should be viewed by their accomplishments"
concentric zone model
multiple nuclei model
helped chauncy harris with the multiple nuclei model
Otto von Bismarck
Chancellor; Realpolitik; Kulturkampf; "Blood and Iron"
Kaiser William II
called Otto von Bismarck the Iron Chancellor
prime minister of Sardinia; evicted Austria from Italy
leader of the Red Shirts; liberates southern Italy
Victor Emmanuel II
elected leader of Italy
freed the Serfs with the Emancipation Edict
"White man's burden"
British man who started European imperialism in Africa
King Leopold II
claimed the Congo for Belgium
Ethipian freedom fighter
names himself shogun of japan; started the Great Peace; outlawed Christianity
Commodore Matthew Perry
American naval officer who convinced Japan to end isolation
Least Cost Theory
Hotteling Beach Model
Zone of Profitability
Ullman's conceptual frame
Austrian heir; assassinated at Sarajevo
assassinates Archduke Ferdinand
confided with Czarina Alexandra before February Revolution
Led Bolsheviks in October Revolution
American president who declared war on the central powers
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