Renaissance, Industrial Revolution, Protestant Reformation, WWI, WWII, Cold War
French word means 'rebirth'
sailed to the "New World" on three ships: The Nina, the Pinta, and the Santa Maria
He was English, he wrote Romeo and Juliet, and MacBeth
painted the Sistine Chapel
steam engine, spinning jenny, cotton gin, light bulb
printing press with moveable type
when people elect someone to make laws for them
leader of the Protestant religious Reformation
da Vinci, Michelangelo, and William Shakespeare
Austria-Hungary blamed Serbia for this man's assassination
capital, natural resources, and labor
Peace Treaty 1919
Germany was blamed for WWI, Germany had to pay for the WWI, and Germany wasn't allowed to rebuild their army
Allied Powers - WWII
United Kingdom, USA, France, Russia - Soviet Union
Axis Powers - WWII
Japan, Germany and Italy
a government that rules alone and is usually violent
When this ship was sunk - the USA joined WWI
America and the Soviet Union
strong pride in one's country
when people vote on every issue
a strong country taking over a weaker country
when German Nazi's killed millions of Jews
when a country builds up their weapons
When this country bombed Pearl Harbor, America (USA) joined into WWII.
people who must flee to another country because of danger or jobs
killing all the people of a certain race or religion
What war used trench warfare?
a country that has a queen and king and has absolute rule
What country has a harsh climate, is the world's largest country, and spans two continents?