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African Asian - Chapter 2
zoroaster
cuneiform
nebuchnezzar
sargon
a religious figure who introduced the ideas of a single use g…
the form of writing composed of wedge-shaped marks on clay ta…
the ruler who is thought to have built the hanging gardens of…
the ruler who created the worlds first empire
zoroaster
a religious figure who introduced the ideas of a single use g…
cuneiform
the form of writing composed of wedge-shaped marks on clay ta…
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African Asian chapter 2 terms 21-40
Phalanx
chaldeans
hitties
enlil
is a body of troops or police officers, standing or moving in…
they were known as astronomers and astrologers
are members of ancient people who established an empire in As…
is the king of Sumerian gods and the gods of the air
Phalanx
is a body of troops or police officers, standing or moving in…
chaldeans
they were known as astronomers and astrologers
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Chapter 2 african Asian terms 1-20
mesopotamia
sumer
the epic of gilgamesh
hierarchy
mean "between the rivers"
the worlds first civilization developed on southeaster Mesopo…
describes a great flood that destroys the world
is a system of ranking groups hat each Sumerian city-state had.
mesopotamia
mean "between the rivers"
sumer
the worlds first civilization developed on southeaster Mesopo…
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African Asian Chapter 2 part 1
Mesopotamia
Sumer
The Epic of Gilgamesh
Hierarchy
region that within the fertile crescent that lies between the…
worlds first known civilization located in Southeastern Mesop…
an ancient poem from Mesopotamia sometimes know as the earlie…
the system of ranking groups
Mesopotamia
region that within the fertile crescent that lies between the…
Sumer
worlds first known civilization located in Southeastern Mesop…
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Chapter 2 Early West Asian Societies+ Northern Africa
Mesopotamia
Ur and Urak
Sumer
Occupations
Sumerian's lived here. "In between the rivers" Tigris and Eup…
Cities that emerged here.. located in a region called Sumer
Had protective walls, people made huts out of bricks and mud.…
Artisans, Merchants, Peasants, Priests, Soliders, Gov Officals
Mesopotamia
Sumerian's lived here. "In between the rivers" Tigris and Eup…
Ur and Urak
Cities that emerged here.. located in a region called Sumer
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African Asian terms Chapter 1 Part 2
Nomads
Animism
Neolithic Revolution
Flint
person who moves from place to place in search of food
the belief that spirits and forces live animals objects or dr…
the period of time during which agricultural led people to tr…
a stone which chips into sharp pieces and used by early man
Nomads
person who moves from place to place in search of food
Animism
the belief that spirits and forces live animals objects or dr…
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Chapter 10: Asian and African Elephants
mammal
enormous
fascinating
tame
an animal that feeds its own milk to its babies
of very great or large size
very interesting
easy for people to control and teach
mammal
an animal that feeds its own milk to its babies
enormous
of very great or large size
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Social Science- Native American, African and Asian History (Africa)
Ghana, Mali and Songhai
land of gold
Saharan
Portuguese
According to Arab records, great nations of West Africa arose…
Ghana is referred to as the ___ __ ___ in the Arabs records.
The trade routes had to cross the ___ desert.
In the 15th century, the first Europeans, the ___, began to e…
Ghana, Mali and Songhai
According to Arab records, great nations of West Africa arose…
land of gold
Ghana is referred to as the ___ __ ___ in the Arabs records.
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African Asian terms - chapter 1
historian
prehistory
artifacts
anthropology
are experts in the study of how people lived in the historica…
the study of _________ began in the 1800, when scholars and s…
are objects made by humans such as clothing, coins, art work,…
is the study of humans past and present. ________________ wan…
historian
are experts in the study of how people lived in the historica…
prehistory
the study of _________ began in the 1800, when scholars and s…
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African Asian Terms chapter 1
Historian
perhistory
artifacts
anthropology
a person who studies how people lived in the past
the period of time before writing was invented
an object made by humans
the study of the origins and development of people and societ…
Historian
a person who studies how people lived in the past
perhistory
the period of time before writing was invented
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african asian chapter 1 test
geography
polytheism
monotheism
matriarchy
the study of places and the relationships between people and…
worship of more than one god
worship of one god
governed by woman
geography
the study of places and the relationships between people and…
polytheism
worship of more than one god
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Chapter 27-African and Asian Studies
Bedouin
Mecca
2 leading cities
Muhammad
Nomadic herders of sheep, camels, and goats who created the d…
Trade city and place of worship
Mecca and Yathrib
Merchant who saw many social problems in Mecca (poor) and whi…
Bedouin
Nomadic herders of sheep, camels, and goats who created the d…
Mecca
Trade city and place of worship
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African-Asian Chapter 1 terms
flint
domesticate
surpuses
traditional economy
is a hard gray rock consisting of nearly pure enert
when plants and animals are raised in a way that is best suit…
extra goods that were used after all their needs were met
an economy that relies on tradition
flint
is a hard gray rock consisting of nearly pure enert
domesticate
when plants and animals are raised in a way that is best suit…
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African Geography 2 - Central Africa
Cameroon
Chad
Central African Republic
Gabon
Yaounde
N'Djamena
Bangui
Libreville
Cameroon
Yaounde
Chad
N'Djamena
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Asian Studies Chapter 2 Test
Capitals
Bindusara
Lotus
Deccan
The tops of Ashokan pillars
Son and successor of CM
The Ashoka lion capital rests on one of these: a Buddhist sym…
The plateau that divides the far south from the north of India
Capitals
The tops of Ashokan pillars
Bindusara
Son and successor of CM
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Africa Chapter 2
Theocracy
Pharaoh
Hieroglyphics
Plantation
Government controlled by religious leaders
Egyptians rulers believed to be Gods
Egyptian system of writing using picture and symbols
Many Africans were forces to work on the large farms under ha…
Theocracy
Government controlled by religious leaders
Pharaoh
Egyptians rulers believed to be Gods
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Africa Chapter 2
Theocracy
Pharaoh
Hieroglyphics
Plantation
Government controlled by religious leaders
Egyptian rulers believed to be gods
Egyptian system of writing using pictures and symbols
Many Africans were forced to work on these large farms under…
Theocracy
Government controlled by religious leaders
Pharaoh
Egyptian rulers believed to be gods
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africa chapter 2
city-state
hunter-gatherer
domesticate
civiliation
a city that has its own government & often control much of th…
hunted animals for meat and clothing
adapt plants and animals for use
a society of cities, government, and social classes
city-state
a city that has its own government & often control much of th…
hunter-gatherer
hunted animals for meat and clothing
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Africa Chapter 2
Nubia
ebony
ivory
Meroe
A region in Northern Africa located on the Nile river south o…
A dark, heavy wood.
A white material made from elephant tusks.
An ancient capital of Kush
Nubia
A region in Northern Africa located on the Nile river south o…
ebony
A dark, heavy wood.
Vocabulary Chapter 2 Africa
Theocracy
Pharaoh
Hieroglyphics
Plantation
Government controlled by religions leaders.
Egyptian rulers believed to be gods.
Egyptian system of writing using pictures and symbols
Many Africans were forced to work on these large farms under…
Theocracy
Government controlled by religions leaders.
Pharaoh
Egyptian rulers believed to be gods.
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Vocabulary Chapter 2 Africa
Hieroglyphics
Theocracy
Pharaoh
Discrimination
Egyptian system of writing using pictures and symbols
Government controlled by religious leaders
Egyptian rulers believed to be gods
Unfair and unequal treatment of a group
Hieroglyphics
Egyptian system of writing using pictures and symbols
Theocracy
Government controlled by religious leaders
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African American Chapter 2 Review
This is why Europeans need labor from…
This European country took the lead in…
This was an accomplishment achieved by…
These are examples of accomplishments…
Disease
Portugal
Cape of Good Trade
He landed in Americas and brought disease
This is why Europeans need labor from…
Disease
This European country took the lead in…
Portugal
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Africa Chapter 2
Bay
Cape
Coast
Delta
Part of a body of water that is partly enclosed by land
Narrow point of land that extends into a body of water
Land that borders the sea or an ocean
Area formed by soil deposited at the mouth of a river
Bay
Part of a body of water that is partly enclosed by land
Cape
Narrow point of land that extends into a body of water
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African Asian Unit 3 part 2
Anubis
Seth
papyrus
deciphering
god of the tombs and hearts of the dead
male name meaning substitute
tall plant native to the Nile valley
to make out the meaning of poor writing
Anubis
god of the tombs and hearts of the dead
Seth
male name meaning substitute
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Chapter 2: The East Asian World
Hong Wu
Qing
Hangul
Yong Le; forbidden city
overthrew the Mongol dynasty
dynasty that takes over after the Ming
Korean written language
Who built the imperial city? What else was it called?
Hong Wu
overthrew the Mongol dynasty
Qing
dynasty that takes over after the Ming
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Africa: Chapter 2
Revolt
Scramble for Africa
Middle Passage
Slavery
To rebel against authority
A phrase used to describe the rush for African land by Europe…
The treacherous journey slaves took across the Atlantic from…
A form of forced labor where people are considered, or treate…
Revolt
To rebel against authority
Scramble for Africa
A phrase used to describe the rush for African land by Europe…
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African Asian terms chapter 3 #1-25
cataract
delta
dynasty
pharaohs
is a waterfall from the Nile Northward to within 100 miles of…
is a triangular area of marshland formed by deposits of silts…
is a ruling family
were Egyptians rulers, who organized a strong, centralized st…
cataract
is a waterfall from the Nile Northward to within 100 miles of…
delta
is a triangular area of marshland formed by deposits of silts…
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african asian unit 2 terms 1-21
cataract
delta
dynasty
pharoahs
a waterfall
a triangular area of marshland
a ruling family
egyption kings
cataract
a waterfall
delta
a triangular area of marshland
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Chapter 2, Hello South Africa
föräldrar
igår kväll
Hur är det?
promenera
parents
last night
What´s it like?
walk
föräldrar
parents
igår kväll
last night
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Africa Chapter 2
domesticate
civilization
migrate
ethnic group
to adapt wild plants and animals and breed them for human use
a society that has cities, a central government, and social c…
to move from one place to settle in another
a group of people who share the same ancestors, culture, lang…
domesticate
to adapt wild plants and animals and breed them for human use
civilization
a society that has cities, a central government, and social c…
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Chapter 2 south east Asian
Civilization
Irrigate
Emperor
Dynasty
Society with cities, a central government, social classes,and…
To supply dry land with water by using ditches or canals
Ruler of widespread lands
Series of rulers from the same family. Usually Chinese histor…
Civilization
Society with cities, a central government, social classes,and…
Irrigate
To supply dry land with water by using ditches or canals
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Chapter 2 Vocabulary: The Asian Sages
Ascetic
Bodhisattva
Eightfold Path
Four Noble Truths
Individual who turns away from pleasure and severely limits a…
enlightened being who voluntarily postpones his own nirvana i…
Buddha's prescription for rooting out suffering.
Foundation of Buddha's teachings:(1) exist is to suffer (2) s…
Ascetic
Individual who turns away from pleasure and severely limits a…
Bodhisattva
enlightened being who voluntarily postpones his own nirvana i…
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Chapter 2 Early Europe, Africa and Asia (Muncy)
Middle Ages
Invasion and War
Crusades
Islam
The period from A.D 500 to 1500 A.D.
2. During the early middle ages, _______________________ and…
A series of wars fought by Christians
In the early 600's a new religion emerged in Arabia.
Middle Ages
The period from A.D 500 to 1500 A.D.
Invasion and War
2. During the early middle ages, _______________________ and…
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African - asian terms chapter 3 #25-45
deciphering
rosetta stone
Napoleon
Nefertiti
is a figure out the meaning of something.
is a flat black stone that has the same text carved in hierog…
Was a French military leader and emperor who conquered much o…
was queen along side pharaoh akhenaten. May have ruled new ki…
deciphering
is a figure out the meaning of something.
rosetta stone
is a flat black stone that has the same text carved in hierog…
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Asian Studies Chapter 2 Quiz 2
Chandra Gupta II
Fashien
Aryabhata
Shakuntala
Ruled over the Golden Age of the Gupta Dynasty
A Chinese Buddhist monk whose diaries tell us of life int the…
The greatest mathematician and astronomer of the Gupta Dynasty
The "Shakespeare of India"'s most famous work.
Chandra Gupta II
Ruled over the Golden Age of the Gupta Dynasty
Fashien
A Chinese Buddhist monk whose diaries tell us of life int the…
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Chapter 2: African Yoruba
In what part of Africa do the Yoruba p…
Why has the city of Ife always been th…
Yoruba understanding of the cosmos
Who is Olorun? What is his role in Yor…
The western side of Africa, Nigeria, Bengin, Togo and especia…
They believe it's where God created the world
1) we are the descendants of ancestors where humans, sorcerer…
The supreme God, source of power for the universe. Doesn't ha…
In what part of Africa do the Yoruba p…
The western side of Africa, Nigeria, Bengin, Togo and especia…
Why has the city of Ife always been th…
They believe it's where God created the world
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Chapter Seven: North African/Southwest Asian Realm
Centrality: Global geographic situation
"Middle East?" Origins of the term and…
Arabic Realm? Arab ethnicity vs Arab L…
Islamic Realm? Muhammad, Hejira
The strength of an urban center in its capacity to attract pr…
-The name, of course, reflects the biases of the source: the…
-Term "Arab" implies a uniformity that does not actually exis…
Muhammad- Prophet who gave rise to Islam... Hejira- meaning migr…
Centrality: Global geographic situation
The strength of an urban center in its capacity to attract pr…
"Middle East?" Origins of the term and…
-The name, of course, reflects the biases of the source: the…
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African Asian Midterm (ch 1+2)
Ethnocentrism
similarities + differences between Jar…
culture
what do you need to find the time zone…
when one culture believes they are superior to another (examp…
similarities: believed some cultures were more successful, bo…
things that make up a peoples way of life.... social organizatio…
longitude
Ethnocentrism
when one culture believes they are superior to another (examp…
similarities + differences between Jar…
similarities: believed some cultures were more successful, bo…
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African & Asian Studies: Midterm Review 2
What is the relationship between the E…
What general geographical features of…
Social mobility and social class are m…
Art, music, and literature are compone…
it affects where people live
water/fertile soil
wealth
culture
What is the relationship between the E…
it affects where people live
What general geographical features of…
water/fertile soil
43 terms
african asian studies chapter 3 & 4
What is the worlds second largest cont…
Explain Africa.
What are the main regions of Africa?
What is the Great Rift Valley?
Africa
It is three times the size of U.S. It straddles the Equator a…
North, West, East, Central, and Southern
Giant fault or break in Earth's crust that runs through Red S…
What is the worlds second largest cont…
Africa
Explain Africa.
It is three times the size of U.S. It straddles the Equator a…
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Chapter Seven: North African/Southwest Asian Realm
Centrality: Global geographic situation
"Middle East?" Origins of the term and…
Arabic Realm? Arab ethnicity vs Arab L…
Islamic Realm? Muhammad, Hejira
The strength of an urban center in its capacity to attract pr…
-The name, of course, reflects the biases of the source: the…
-Term "Arab" implies a uniformity that does not actually exis…
Muhammad- Prophet who gave rise to Islam... Hejira- meaning migr…
Centrality: Global geographic situation
The strength of an urban center in its capacity to attract pr…
"Middle East?" Origins of the term and…
-The name, of course, reflects the biases of the source: the…
24 terms
Chapter 2: African Music
Drums were made out of
Characteristics of the african drums
Drummers could speak to each other thr…
Why didn't the slaves bring their drum…
wood and slats
Tension adjustable ... The sound determine what the beat meant... U…
drums (like telephones)
counted as weapon
Drums were made out of
wood and slats
Characteristics of the african drums
Tension adjustable ... The sound determine what the beat meant... U…
23 terms
Afro Asian Chapter 2 Review
1. The ruler of Akkad who conquered st…
2. The probable purpose of the clay ta…
3. The cultivation of rice in East Asi…
4. Early Jomon culture defies the assu…
Sargon
celebrate
Civilizations emerged independently based on different crops
village life and agriculture
1. The ruler of Akkad who conquered st…
Sargon
2. The probable purpose of the clay ta…
celebrate
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Chapter 2: African Origins
One of the most significant environmen…
The first recognizable stone artifacts…
Detailed studies of modern apes as too…
The word "garhi" means surprise in a l…
b) the effects of climate change in Africa on rainfall and ve…
a) appeared around 2.5 million years ago in the Middle Awash…
c) the Oldowan tool-makers probably had better biomechanical…
b) the first stone tool maker
One of the most significant environmen…
b) the effects of climate change in Africa on rainfall and ve…
The first recognizable stone artifacts…
a) appeared around 2.5 million years ago in the Middle Awash…
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Chapter 2: African Origins
One of the most significant environmen…
The first recognizable stone artifacts…
Detailed studies of modern apes as too…
The word "garhi" means surprise in a l…
b) the effects of climate change in Africa on rainfall and ve…
a) appeared around 2.5 million years ago in the Middle Awash…
c) the Oldowan tool-makers probably had better biomechanical…
b) the first stone tool maker
One of the most significant environmen…
b) the effects of climate change in Africa on rainfall and ve…
The first recognizable stone artifacts…
a) appeared around 2.5 million years ago in the Middle Awash…
Test #2 intro to African and Asian art history
Indus Valley Civilization
The Mughal Empire
Mudras
The Buddha
...
...
A symbolic hand gesture in Buddhist art that denotes certain…
Not a god but
Indus Valley Civilization
...
The Mughal Empire
...
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Chapter 19.1 - Africa geography, Chapter 19.2 African geography
Escarpment
Rift valley
Gorge
Industrial diamonds
Steep,jagged cliffs
A large break in the earths surface formed by shifting tecton…
A steep sided valleys formed when rivers cut through the land
Diamonds used to make drills,saws,and grinding tools
Escarpment
Steep,jagged cliffs
Rift valley
A large break in the earths surface formed by shifting tecton…
34 terms
Chapter 7A: The North African/Southwest Asian Realm
Cultural Geography
Culture Hearth
Cultural Diffusion
Cultural Landscape
a wide ranging and comprehensive field that studies spatial a…
the crucibles of civilization, the sources of ideas, innovati…
the process of spreading and adopting a cultural element from…
The process of fusing the physical landscape and cultural lan…
Cultural Geography
a wide ranging and comprehensive field that studies spatial a…
Culture Hearth
the crucibles of civilization, the sources of ideas, innovati…
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East Asian Economies CHapter 2
When does Japan become an advanced ind…
Economic growth comes from 3 sources:
Elements of the Japanese System:
Reality of the Bubble Period 1987-1991
1974 and since then, Japan has been slowing down
increase in labor, capital stock, and productivity
Bank-centered financial system (bonds, stock market weak and…
Unusually low interest rates, speculative bubble in real esta…
When does Japan become an advanced ind…
1974 and since then, Japan has been slowing down
Economic growth comes from 3 sources:
increase in labor, capital stock, and productivity
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African- Asian, unit 2 second half
rosetta stone
jean champollion
napoleon
nefertiti
a flat back stone that presents the same passage in hieroglyp…
a french scholar who unraveled the mysterious writings on egy…
the emperor of france who was in egypt from 1798-1801, he bro…
was god akhetations wife.
rosetta stone
a flat back stone that presents the same passage in hieroglyp…
jean champollion
a french scholar who unraveled the mysterious writings on egy…
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