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AP World History Semester Test
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The change from food gathering to food production that occurred between about 8000 and 2000 B.C.E.
who depend on domesticated livestock, migrate in an established territory to find pasturage for their animal
Also referred to as New Stone Age
Code of Hammurabi
Babylonian code of law of ancient Mesopotamia
A system of writing in which wedge-shaped symbols represented words or syllables. It originated in Mesopotamia
Mongol effects on Eurasia
The increasing amount of interactions and trade during the 1300s was largely responsible for the spread of the plague from China to Europe.
Post-Classical period Empires involved in Trade routes
Mongols, Islamic caliphates, and Byzantines
relating to or characteristic of a system of society or government controlled by men.
A system of writing in which pictorial symbols represented sounds, syllables, or concepts. It was used for official and monumental inscriptions in ancient Egypt
Effects of sea and land routes
growth of new trading cities
Spread of Buddhism
Silk Road and this religion spread to China
Trade routes during Classical Period
Silk Road, Indian Ocean Trade Route, Trans-Saharan Trade Route
Ancient Rome society
Patriarchal gender structures
River Valley Civilizations
Indus, Egypt, and Mesopotamia
Factors that contributed to sea routes
Maritime innovations such as the use of the compass and astrolabe
Senate of republican Rome
the landed aristocracy.
Classical China and India Religion Tolerance
showed considerable tolerance for different religions.
Largest percentage of the Indian population
peasants and artisans
The Byzantine Empire
transmitted ancient Greek learning to both Western Europe and the Islamic world
Mali and Ghana
trade routes that made these empires wealthy and powerful
Largest land trade route
Spread of Islam
This religion spread especially among merchants, thanks to inclusion in a major Islamic trading network, rather than by conquest and rule
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