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world history BUA review
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the historical event that divides the years B.C.E. and C.E. was the birth of what famous historical figure?
in Ancient Greece, what was the philosophy of the city-state Sparta?
in Ancient Greece, what was the philosophy of the city-state Athens?
cultural achievement; education
What luxury good from China traveled along the Great Silk Road and was sold in Rome?
One of the reasons for the success of the Roman Empire was that the leaders of Ancient Rome generally allowed people living in conquered areas to keep their culture, as long as they paid tribute(taxes) to the Roman Government, and contributed workers(slaves) true or false?
Emperor Constantine moved the capital of Ancient Rome to..
Emperor Constantine changed the official religion of the Roman Empire from the traditional Roman religion to...
Emperor Constantine has a major impact of the spread of what religion?
Why did both the Ancient Roman Empire, and the Han Dynasty in Ancient China fall?
Corruption and over expansion
What time period does Europe fall into when Rome falls?
Middle Ages/Dark Ages
what was the name of the route which stretched from China to Rome, that allowed ancient China to develop trading relationships with northern India, the Middle East, Constantinople and Ancient Rome?
The Silk road
What types of goods were traded on the Great Silk Road?
teas, salt, sugar, spices, cotton, ivory, wool, gold (luxury goods)
Were the goods traded on the silk road cheap and inexpensive or expensive and of high quality?
expensive and high quality.
India becomes a major trade center due to the fact that it lies directly in the middle of the Silk Road. True or False?
True, India lies between China and Rome
What was built in China by the Qin Dynasty to protect its northern border?
The Great Wall of China
What invention, created by the Chinese during the Han Dynasty, is still in use today and is what these typed letters are printed on?
Why did the city of Constantinople become an important trading center in Eastern Europe?
Very strategic location directly between the Black Sea and Mediterranean Sea.
What type of government combines religious and political leaders?
What term is used for the scattering of Jewish people?
What unites people of the Jewish faith even though they're geographically divided?
spreading of Jewish faith
What were two innovations used in the fields of manor lands during the feudal society of the European Middle Ages?
moldboard plow and horse collar
What was the main unifying factor in the Dark Ages?
The christian (catholic) church
In 1054, The Great Schism split the christian religion into an Eastern and Western sect because the Eastern sect was comfortable praying to...
In what part of the world were the Knights of the christian crusades from?
What was attractive to a crusader even if he died in a battle or on the journey?
what were two things returned to Europe as a result of the christian crusades which had been missing since the Fall of Rome?
Trade, ideas, money, travel
To a person if the Islamic faith, who are the "People of the Book?"
jews and christians
What monotheistic religion spread as trade developed between the areas of the Ancient Middle East and Northern Africa around 1000 C.E.?
What is the major difference between the Sunni and Shiite sects of Islam?
Sunni: caliph , Shiite: descendants of Muhammad
As Islamic kingdoms spread from India to Spain and through Northern Africa from about 800 C.E. to about 1400 C.E., what factor united these people in these distant lands?
what "invention" was first developed by Ancient Muslim Empires is a common subject in high schools and colleges worldwide?
Advanced math (Algebra)
what monotheistic religion spread as trade routes improved in Northern Africa?
Islam spread through North African trade routes
what were two negative effects of increased trade between the Middle East and Northern Africa?
spread of diseases and slave trade begins
One of of the reasons the slave trade expanded in Northern Africa was the utilization of this method of transportation across the desert.
this is a religion that blends Hinduism and Muslim teachings and is primarily practiced in the Punjab region of India.
which group of people helped spread christianity and other ideas globally in the late 1400's and early 1500's?
Which two religions were prosecuted in Spain by Ferdinand and Isabella in the year 1492?
Jewish and Islamic
what empire ruled over the ethnically diverse are in the southeastern Europe from 1299-WWI?
Who was the greatest threat to the empire mentioned in the ottoman empire?
The islamic empire
The ottoman Empire was a large ethnically diverse area which lasted over 600 years. true or false?
Divine Right of Kings
a king that derives his power directly from God. Many middle ages kings claimed divine right of kings.
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