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63 terms
World History Honors Benchmark
Geography of Mesopotamia, Egypt, China…
Religions of Mesopotamia, Egypt, China…
Mesopotamia
Egypt
All have rivers
All were Polytheistic
-Asia... -Nobles... - Sargon: 1st Empire... -Hammurabi's Code: 1st wri…
-Africa... -Pharaohs... -King Tut: 18th Dynasty, new kingdom, tomb…
Geography of Mesopotamia, Egypt, China…
All have rivers
Religions of Mesopotamia, Egypt, China…
All were Polytheistic
60 terms
World History Benchmark 2
veda
Dalit
meditate
karma
Ancient Sanskrit writings that are the earliest sacred texts…
Hindus in India who are not part of any caste (Untouchables).
To calm or empty the mind, often by focusing on a single obje…
Hindu concept that the sum of good and bad in a person's life…
veda
Ancient Sanskrit writings that are the earliest sacred texts…
Dalit
Hindus in India who are not part of any caste (Untouchables).
25 terms
World History - Benchmark Review
Athenian
All developed along rivers
cultural diffusion
All established written legal systems
"Let me say that our system of government does not copy the i…
How were the ancient civilizations of Egypt, Mesopotamia, Ind…
Which idea is most closely associated with the map of Asia?
How are the Twelve Tables of Law, the Code of Hammurabi, the…
Athenian
"Let me say that our system of government does not copy the i…
All developed along rivers
How were the ancient civilizations of Egypt, Mesopotamia, Ind…
34 terms
World History: BENCHMARK REVIEW
Martin Luther
indulgences
the Protestant Reformation
Peace of Augsburg
made 95-thesis, was a monk in the church. changed the church.…
a release from all or part of punishment for sin by the catho…
1500s century religious movement led by Martin Luther that so…
1555 agreement declaring that the religion of each German sta…
Martin Luther
made 95-thesis, was a monk in the church. changed the church.…
indulgences
a release from all or part of punishment for sin by the catho…
115 terms
World History Quarter 4 Benchmark Review
September 11, 2001
Iron Curtain Speech
Final Solution
38th parallel
Terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center in NYC and the Pe…
Given by Winston Churchill in which he explained that post-wa…
The Nazi plan to reorganize Europe with the Aryan race as a m…
Division of Korea in the post-WWII era which saw the north be…
September 11, 2001
Terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center in NYC and the Pe…
Iron Curtain Speech
Given by Winston Churchill in which he explained that post-wa…
114 terms
World History Quarter 3 Benchmark Review
Fourteen Points
Adolf Hitler
Albert Einstein
Allied Powers of WWI
Woodrow Wilson's plan for a fair and just peace to end The Gr…
Leader of the National Socialist German Workers Party who bec…
German scientist who fled Nazi Germany and came to the U.S. H…
32 plus countries led by Great Britain, France, Russia and ev…
Fourteen Points
Woodrow Wilson's plan for a fair and just peace to end The Gr…
Adolf Hitler
Leader of the National Socialist German Workers Party who bec…
56 terms
World History Benchmark 1 Review
Cities supported by farm land and rive…
Trading empire based on sailing and ad…
Build power and empire by killing as m…
1st written law code. Applied differen…
1.A - How did Sumerian society develop in Ancient Mesopotamia?
1.B - How did Phoenician society develop in Ancient Mesopotam…
1.C - How did Assyrian society develop in Ancient Mesopotamia?
2. What was Hammurabi's Law Code, and why was it important?
Cities supported by farm land and rive…
1.A - How did Sumerian society develop in Ancient Mesopotamia?
Trading empire based on sailing and ad…
1.B - How did Phoenician society develop in Ancient Mesopotam…
23 terms
World History Benchmark
Renaissance
Columbian Exchange
Chirstopher Columbus
Philip II
The humanistic revival of classical art, architecture, litera…
The globaal exchange of goods, ideas, plants, and animals, an…
An Italian explorer responsible for the European discovery of…
During his 42-year reign, Philip II expanded Spanish Influenc…
Renaissance
The humanistic revival of classical art, architecture, litera…
Columbian Exchange
The globaal exchange of goods, ideas, plants, and animals, an…
42 terms
World History Benchmark 2 Review
What was the Renaissance?
How did the Medici family impact the d…
What were the main ideas of Machiavelli?
Why is Leonardo da Vinci important? Ho…
(Rebirth of art and learning)
(They were patrons and supporters of the arts)
(He wrote The Prince; "It is better to be feared than loved i…
(Mona Lisa and The Last Supper; he was an artist, scientist,…
What was the Renaissance?
(Rebirth of art and learning)
How did the Medici family impact the d…
(They were patrons and supporters of the arts)
16 terms
World History Benchmark
Enclosures
Agricultural Revolution
Open field system
Crop rotation
Small plots of land owned by poor farmers was taken away from…
A time when new inventions such as the seed drill and the ste…
Common lands were open and strips of land for agriculture wer…
The practice of rotating use of different fields from crop to…
Enclosures
Small plots of land owned by poor farmers was taken away from…
Agricultural Revolution
A time when new inventions such as the seed drill and the ste…
23 terms
World History: 1st Benchmark
mud bricks
protection from enemies
silk
Some paintings are too high to be reac…
Sumerians built walls using ___
India has benefited from the Himalaya Mountains because they…
major good produced in China
Historians believe that prehistoric cave artists built scaffo…
mud bricks
Sumerians built walls using ___
protection from enemies
India has benefited from the Himalaya Mountains because they…
35 terms
Benchmark #2 World History
Scientific Revolution
Enlightenment
Thomas Hobbes
English Civil War
A new way of thinking about the natural world, based on caref…
18th century movement led by French intellectuals who advocat…
(Social Contract)- the agreement by which people define and l…
1642-1649
Scientific Revolution
A new way of thinking about the natural world, based on caref…
Enlightenment
18th century movement led by French intellectuals who advocat…
109 terms
World History Benchmark Review
First evidence of human life appeared.…
Prehistory occurs...
Two scientific fields dealing with pre…
Radioactive carbon dating is used on s…
in the Paleolithic era, 100,000 to 400,000 years ago.
before writing was developed.
anthropology and archaeology.
that are organic and are up to 50,000 years old.
First evidence of human life appeared.…
in the Paleolithic era, 100,000 to 400,000 years ago.
Prehistory occurs...
before writing was developed.
23 terms
World History Benchmark
Renaissance
Colubian Exchange
Christoper Columbus
Philip II
Marking the transition from medieval to the modern world, and…
Global exchange of goods, food, animanls, ideas, and diseases…
First explorer to sail west and "discovered" the Americas.
Son of Charles V, broke up the Hapsburg Empire because he tho…
Renaissance
Marking the transition from medieval to the modern world, and…
Colubian Exchange
Global exchange of goods, food, animanls, ideas, and diseases…
World History Benchmark Review
Agricultural Revolution
Cuneiform
Empire
Cultural Diffusion
What is another name for the Neolithic Revolution ?
What system of writin did the Sumerian scribes introduce ?
A political unit in which a number of people or countries are…
The spreading of ideas or products from one culture to anothe…
Agricultural Revolution
What is another name for the Neolithic Revolution ?
Cuneiform
What system of writin did the Sumerian scribes introduce ?
World History Benchmark Vocab
Renaissance
Christopher Columbus
Philip II
Vasco da Gama
The humanistic revival of classical art, architecture, litera…
An Italian explorer responsible for the European discovery of…
During his 42-year reign, Philip II expanded Spanish Influenc…
He led the first European expedition around the Cape of Good…
Renaissance
The humanistic revival of classical art, architecture, litera…
Christopher Columbus
An Italian explorer responsible for the European discovery of…
23 terms
world history benchmark vocab
renaissance
columbian exchange
christopher columbus
philip ii
1. the humanistic revival o f classical art, architecture, li…
2.cultural and biological exchanges between the new and old w…
3. an Italian explorer responsible for the European discovery…
4. king of Spain and Portugal and husband of Mary I he suppor…
renaissance
1. the humanistic revival o f classical art, architecture, li…
columbian exchange
2.cultural and biological exchanges between the new and old w…
23 terms
World History Benchmark Practice:
Renaissance
Columbian Exchange
Christopher Columbus
Phillip II
the activity, spirit, or time of the great revival of art, li…
the global exchange of goods, ideas, plants and animals
1446-1506, Italian navigator in Spanish service: traditionall…
was King of Spain, King of Portugal, King of Naples and Sicil…
Renaissance
the activity, spirit, or time of the great revival of art, li…
Columbian Exchange
the global exchange of goods, ideas, plants and animals
23 terms
World History Benchmark Study
Renaissance
Colombian Exchange
Christopher Columbus
Philip II
The activity, spirit, or time of the great revival of art, li…
The global exchange of goods, ideas, plants, and animals, and…
An Italian explorer responsible for the European discovery of…
During his 42-year reign, Philip II expanded Spanish Influenc…
Renaissance
The activity, spirit, or time of the great revival of art, li…
Colombian Exchange
The global exchange of goods, ideas, plants, and animals, and…
50 terms
World History Benchmark 2
In which way was the pharaohs' role in…
What was unique about Hammurabi's Code…
The western alphabet that we use today…
One of India's most powerful rulers wa…
They were both political leaders and religious leaders
It was the first written code of laws.
Phoenicians
Asoka
In which way was the pharaohs' role in…
They were both political leaders and religious leaders
What was unique about Hammurabi's Code…
It was the first written code of laws.
13 terms
World History Benchmarks
Benchmark 1
Benchmark 2
Benchmark 3
Benchmark 4
1.Leonardo Da Vinci paintings... 2.European Cities... 3.Renaissance…
7. Nation Control of India... 8. Positive/Negative of Columbian…
10. Isaac Newton... 11. Scientific Revolution... 12. Glorious Revol…
13. Industrialization and Urbanization... 14. Labor Unions
Benchmark 1
1.Leonardo Da Vinci paintings... 2.European Cities... 3.Renaissance…
Benchmark 2
7. Nation Control of India... 8. Positive/Negative of Columbian…
71 terms
World History II benchmark!
Renaissance
Florence, Italy
It is a renewed interest in classical…
Humanism
Was the rebirth or rewakening of Europe from the dark ages
Where did the Renaissance start?
Why is the Renaissance considered a Rebirth?
Intellectual movement during the Renaissance that focused on…
Renaissance
Was the rebirth or rewakening of Europe from the dark ages
Florence, Italy
Where did the Renaissance start?
46 terms
World History Benchmark
Most early civilizations were...
What were the characteristics of most…
Why was King Hammurabi of Babylon impo…
How was Judaism a significant shift fr…
nomadic and followed the animal herds
division of labor... produced a surplus of food... developed a writ…
He compiled a written code of law from the various regions in…
The believed in a single all-powerful god.
Most early civilizations were...
nomadic and followed the animal herds
What were the characteristics of most…
division of labor... produced a surplus of food... developed a writ…
26 terms
World History Benchmark #4
Social Darwinism
Boers
White Man's Burden
Suez Canal
survival of the fittest among humans, led to white man's burden
Dutch Colonists
Since Europeans were superior, they had to educate and help t…
Reason Egypt was wanted by the Europeans; good trade route
Social Darwinism
survival of the fittest among humans, led to white man's burden
Boers
Dutch Colonists
51 terms
World History Benchmark 2
Why were river valleys important?
Sepoy Mutiny
Overall goal of the Scientific Revolut…
Overall goal of the Enlightenment
source of fertile farmland, potable water, transportation, ir…
British army offended the Hindus and Muslims by using beef an…
to advance the understanding of theories about the world arou…
to get people to think more with reason, and answer WHY thing…
Why were river valleys important?
source of fertile farmland, potable water, transportation, ir…
Sepoy Mutiny
British army offended the Hindus and Muslims by using beef an…
30 terms
World history benchmark
Patriarchal social structures developed
Urban centers... Populations... Systems of w…
Stayed in one place
Cuneiform
What was a globally common effect of the transition to agricu…
Most early civilizations before 600 BCE... shared these characte…
What was the major effect of the Neolithic revolution?
Sumerian writing
Patriarchal social structures developed
What was a globally common effect of the transition to agricu…
Urban centers... Populations... Systems of w…
Most early civilizations before 600 BCE... shared these characte…
34 terms
2 benchmark world history
Triple alliance
Pastoralist
Manor system
Maccu Pichu
Aztecs joined the Texcoco and Tlacopan
Type of people who herd domesticated animals
Economic system of the Middle Ages
Incan fortress in the Andes
Triple alliance
Aztecs joined the Texcoco and Tlacopan
Pastoralist
Type of people who herd domesticated animals
20 terms
BENCHMARK 1 WORLD HISTORY
What allowed nomads to stay in one pla…
What are the differences between the p…
The development of a bridge by a civil…
What are the similarities and differen…
Domesticating plants and animals.
Paeleolithic- nomadic hunters and gatherers, the barter syste…
Public works.
Archaeologists study past people and cultures through their m…
What allowed nomads to stay in one pla…
Domesticating plants and animals.
What are the differences between the p…
Paeleolithic- nomadic hunters and gatherers, the barter syste…
60 terms
World History Benchmark
Modern world
Italian
Visual arts
Literature
The renaissance was the rebirth of classic knowledge and the…
Spread of the Renaissance from the...city-states to Northern…
Michelangelo and Leonardo da Vinci
Shakespeare
Modern world
The renaissance was the rebirth of classic knowledge and the…
Italian
Spread of the Renaissance from the...city-states to Northern…
30 terms
World History Benchmark
Renaissance. Define, where, when, and…
Renaissance Man
Renaissance Artists
Reformation
Rebirth of art and learning; italy; thriving cities, wealthly…
A man skilled in many areas (ex. Leonardo da Vinci)
Da Vinci, Michangleo, Raphel (aka the ninja turtles)
Break from the Catholic Church to start Protestant Church; fi…
Renaissance. Define, where, when, and…
Rebirth of art and learning; italy; thriving cities, wealthly…
Renaissance Man
A man skilled in many areas (ex. Leonardo da Vinci)
69 terms
World History Benchmark
Traits of a Civilization
Nomads
Hunter Gatherer
Slash and Burn
Advanced Cities, Specialized Workers, Complex Institution, Re…
People who travel from place to place for new resources, and…
Nomad people who live by hunting, fishing, and harvesting wil…
Method of agriculture in which existing vegetation is cut dow…
Traits of a Civilization
Advanced Cities, Specialized Workers, Complex Institution, Re…
Nomads
People who travel from place to place for new resources, and…
17 terms
World History Benchmark
1. what did Adam Smith propose in his…
2. Which of the following were the pri…
4. was an attribute(good) of the decla…
6. to protect the individual rights of…
that the government should not interfere with the economy
Economic Prob, Inequality in classes, Gov spending
it was written by Thomas Jefferson... it amounted to a declarat…
The Bill of Rights
1. what did Adam Smith propose in his…
that the government should not interfere with the economy
2. Which of the following were the pri…
Economic Prob, Inequality in classes, Gov spending
10 terms
World History Benchmark Names
Martin Luther
Henry VIII
Louis XIV
Galileo
German monk who started the Protestant Reformation and the id…
Powerful English monarch who wanted a male heir to the throne…
King of France for 72 years who relied on absolute rule. He b…
Italian scientist who made advancements in astronomy. He made…
Martin Luther
German monk who started the Protestant Reformation and the id…
Henry VIII
Powerful English monarch who wanted a male heir to the throne…
50 terms
Benchmark 1 Fall World History
Mandate of Heaven
caste system
pre-history
Old stone age
a political theory of ancient China in which those in power w…
a social structure in which classes are determined by heredity
the time during the development of human culture before the a…
Paleolithic
Mandate of Heaven
a political theory of ancient China in which those in power w…
caste system
a social structure in which classes are determined by heredity
43 terms
World History Benchmark Review
Greatest influence of the ancient Gree…
How did the Edict of Milan influence o…
Which objective is a primary goal of C…
In ancient Sparta, which activity was…
Value of the individual
It established Rome as the official center of Christian Church
Restore social order through proper behavior
Membership in the military
Greatest influence of the ancient Gree…
Value of the individual
How did the Edict of Milan influence o…
It established Rome as the official center of Christian Church
13 terms
World History Benchmark
Rise of River Civilizations
Why was the Neolithic revolution a tur…
3 major monotheistic religions
Why were the Ancient Greek philosopher…
Introduced farming and permanent settlements bc surplus food
Bc permanent settlements due to agriculture
Christianity, Judaism, islam
(Socrates, Plato, Aristotle) used human reason to comprehend…
Rise of River Civilizations
Introduced farming and permanent settlements bc surplus food
Why was the Neolithic revolution a tur…
Bc permanent settlements due to agriculture
35 terms
World History Benchmark Review
Which theory is was important to the S…
What was John Locke philosophy and how…
What was Montesquieu philosophy and ho…
What was Rousseau philosophy and how d…
Heliocentric theory, and problems between church and scientist.
Natural Right and to prevent abuse of power.
Separation/ check and balances. And to prevent abuse of power.
Majority Rule, and total freedom that got the majority.
Which theory is was important to the S…
Heliocentric theory, and problems between church and scientist.
What was John Locke philosophy and how…
Natural Right and to prevent abuse of power.
25 terms
World History Benchmark 1
Oligarchy
Democracy
neolithic revolution
Plebians
A form of government in which the power to rule is held by a…
A government controlled by its citizens. ex. Athens Greece
(10,000 - 8,000 BCE) The development of agriculture and the d…
Members of the lower class of Ancient Rome including farmers,…
Oligarchy
A form of government in which the power to rule is held by a…
Democracy
A government controlled by its citizens. ex. Athens Greece
9 terms
Benchmark Review #3 - World History
The main cause for the fall of Rome du…
Major result/outcome of the fall of Rome
Emperor Constantine is significant to…
Christianity and Islam grew out of wha…
repeated invasions by Germanic tribes weaken Rome
Catholic church expands in power and authority
Promoted the spread of Christianity
Judaism
The main cause for the fall of Rome du…
repeated invasions by Germanic tribes weaken Rome
Major result/outcome of the fall of Rome
Catholic church expands in power and authority
23 terms
World History Benchmark
What did the Boston Tea Party cause?
Who placed the Intolerable Acts on col…
What was the most important outcome of…
What were Aristotle's ideas?
The Intolerable Acts
King George III
Equality
All citizens, even leaders must follow the law and all citize…
What did the Boston Tea Party cause?
The Intolerable Acts
Who placed the Intolerable Acts on col…
King George III
50 terms
world history benchmark assessment
this speech helped to start the
the magna carta was important bc it
which movement had the greatest influe…
what was an important effect on the in…
first crusade
limited the power of the king
humanism
increased literacy and the use of vernacular
this speech helped to start the
first crusade
the magna carta was important bc it
limited the power of the king
24 terms
Benchmarks of History - World History
The Emergence of Greece & Democracy
Battle of Thermopalye
Jesus Christ Birth
The Fall of Rome
800-400 BC
480 BC
6-4 BC
476 AD
The Emergence of Greece & Democracy
800-400 BC
Battle of Thermopalye
480 BC
25 terms
World History Benchmark
What type of government did Thomas Hob…
Which Enlightenment thinker believed i…
What did Montesquieu believe in?
Mary Wollstonecraft argued that women…
Absolute monarchy because he believed the only form of govern…
John Locke. The natural rights were rights that people suppos…
Montesquieu concluded that the best form of government was on…
Rights
What type of government did Thomas Hob…
Absolute monarchy because he believed the only form of govern…
Which Enlightenment thinker believed i…
John Locke. The natural rights were rights that people suppos…
23 terms
WorldHistory Benchmark 2 Review
Dr. Schliemann (archaeologists)
Athenians crowded into the city from t…
The plague that struck Athens
Classic Greek Columns: Doric
Discovered the ancient city of Troy and given credit for help…
Led to overpopulation and spread of disease. Was hardest on n…
many died from the plague and bodies were found all over the…
strongest and simplest of Greek column types with no base
Dr. Schliemann (archaeologists)
Discovered the ancient city of Troy and given credit for help…
Athenians crowded into the city from t…
Led to overpopulation and spread of disease. Was hardest on n…
13 terms
World history benchmark
Direct Democracy
Indirect Democracy
Oligarchy
Plato
Can't be very many people
What we use in Laguna
Don't directly represent people, just there to make decisions
Wrote the Republic
Direct Democracy
Can't be very many people
Indirect Democracy
What we use in Laguna
8 terms
Benchmark Review - World History
Characteristics of the Renaissance
The Prince
Effects of the Renaissance
Patron
People embraced secular ideas
Authored by Niccolo Machiavelli
The Protestant Reformation
A supporter of the arts
Characteristics of the Renaissance
People embraced secular ideas
The Prince
Authored by Niccolo Machiavelli
43 terms
World History Benchmark #1
Polis
Tyrant
Democracy
Oligarchy
Early Greek city-state which was a city or town and it's surr…
A ruler who seized power by force and was NOT subject to the…
The rule of the many; government by the people
Rule of the few
Polis
Early Greek city-state which was a city or town and it's surr…
Tyrant
A ruler who seized power by force and was NOT subject to the…
46 terms
World History Benchmark
Pharaoh
Theocracy
Egypt
Monotheism
God-king of Egypt
Government by religious leaders
Hieroglyphics
Belief in only one God
Pharaoh
God-king of Egypt
Theocracy
Government by religious leaders
53 terms
World History Benchmark 2
Rurik
Oleg
Igor and Olga
Svyatoslav
prince who was "invited" to Novgorod to solve disputes
son of Rurik... He continues to conquer land and expands to Kiev
successors to Oleg, expand all the way to the black sea... Olga…
Son of Igor and Olga... the first empire builder, expands from t…
Rurik
prince who was "invited" to Novgorod to solve disputes
Oleg
son of Rurik... He continues to conquer land and expands to Kiev
50 terms
World History Benchmark 3
Militarism, alliance system, imperiali…
Germany forced to pay reparations to a…
Rasputin
Woodrow Wilson
What were the 4 MAIN causes of ww1
What were the terms of the treaty of Versailles?
Who was allowed to make key political decisions in the Russia…
Who made the "Fourteen Points"
Militarism, alliance system, imperiali…
What were the 4 MAIN causes of ww1
Germany forced to pay reparations to a…
What were the terms of the treaty of Versailles?
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