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World History- Chapter 2
Hammurabi
Indus Valley
Fertile Crescent
Pictographs
A famous ruler for a uniform code of laws that unified his em…
Early civilization had the first carefully planned cities wit…
The region in Southwest Asia where the first civilization arose
Form of writing did pictures stand for ideas
Hammurabi
A famous ruler for a uniform code of laws that unified his em…
Indus Valley
Early civilization had the first carefully planned cities wit…
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World History - Chapter 9
Beringia
Ice Age
maize
Mesoamerica
land bridge connecting Asia with the Americas
time period from 1.6 million to 10,000 BC; glaciers spread so…
corn; one of the most important crops
first complex societies in the Americas; area from central Me…
Beringia
land bridge connecting Asia with the Americas
Ice Age
time period from 1.6 million to 10,000 BC; glaciers spread so…
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World History Chapter 1
Revolution
Agriculture
Imperialism
feudelism
A complete change, especially in a way of life or a government.
The use of land for growing crops and raising animals; farming.
The practice of conquering other lands, forming colonies in o…
Lords divide land amongst lesser lords- peasants worked the l…
Revolution
A complete change, especially in a way of life or a government.
Agriculture
The use of land for growing crops and raising animals; farming.
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World History - Chapter 7
Mauryan Empire
Asoka
religious toleration
Tamil
321 B.C.; conquered Nanda King; conquered Seleucus I, one of…
Grandson of Chandragupta, brought the Mauryan Empire to its g…
acceptance of people who hold different beliefs
language spoken in southern India
Mauryan Empire
321 B.C.; conquered Nanda King; conquered Seleucus I, one of…
Asoka
Grandson of Chandragupta, brought the Mauryan Empire to its g…
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World History-Chapter 6
Julius Caesar
Plebeians
Paul
Constantine
Roman ruler held the title of dictator or absolute ruler at t…
Common citizens of Rome called
Christian leader wrote letters that formed the Epistles of th…
Moved the capital of the Roman Empire from Rome to Byzantium
Julius Caesar
Roman ruler held the title of dictator or absolute ruler at t…
Plebeians
Common citizens of Rome called
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World History: Chapter 14
Simony
Gothic Style
Urban II
Crusade
The selling of official positions in the medieval Roman Catho…
A type of European architecture that developed in the Middle…
He was the Pope who called for the first Crusade in 1095. He…
A holy war. Specifically a number of wars in which medieval C…
Simony
The selling of official positions in the medieval Roman Catho…
Gothic Style
A type of European architecture that developed in the Middle…
World History Chapter 1
Artifact
Culture
Hominid
Paleolithic Age
A human made object, such as tools and Jewlery.
A People's unique way of life.
Humans and other creatures that walk upright.
A period of time, also known as the Old Stone Age, that laste…
Artifact
A human made object, such as tools and Jewlery.
Culture
A People's unique way of life.
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World History Chapter 1
Revolution
Agriculture
Imperialism
Culture
A complete change, especially in a way of life or a government.
The use of land for growing crops and raising animals; farming.
The practice of conquering other lands, forming colonies in o…
The way of life religion, ideas, arts, tools of a certain peo…
Revolution
A complete change, especially in a way of life or a government.
Agriculture
The use of land for growing crops and raising animals; farming.
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World History - Chapter 6
republic
patrician
plebeian
tribune
a type of government in which citizens vote
aristocratic landowners who held most of the power
common farmers, artisans, and merchants who held the majority
representatives who protected the rights of the plebeians
republic
a type of government in which citizens vote
patrician
aristocratic landowners who held most of the power
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World History - Chapter 4
Siddhartha Gautama
Confucius
Shi Huangdi
Han Dynasty
Buddhism's founder (also known as the Buddha)
China's most influential philospher
unified China & built The Great Wall
dynasty in China responsible for the Silk Road
Siddhartha Gautama
Buddhism's founder (also known as the Buddha)
Confucius
China's most influential philospher
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World History Chapter 1
Artifact
Culture
Hominid
Paleolithic Age
A human made object, such as tools and Jewlery.
A People's unique way of life.
Humans and other creatures that walk upright.
A period of time, also known as the Old Stone Age, that laste…
Artifact
A human made object, such as tools and Jewlery.
Culture
A People's unique way of life.
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World History Chapter 5
Mycenaean
Trojan War
Dorian
Homer
The Indo-European people who settled on the Greek mainland ar…
A ten year war, between the Mycenaean Greeks and the city-sta…
A Greek-speaking people that, according to tradition, migrate…
An ancient Greek epic poet, who is believed to have written t…
Mycenaean
The Indo-European people who settled on the Greek mainland ar…
Trojan War
A ten year war, between the Mycenaean Greeks and the city-sta…
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World History - Chapter 6
Olmec
Maya
Aztec
Inca
1st American civilization
Civilization of independent city-states in Central America
Highly developed civilization in Mexico
Civilization that emerged from the Andes mountains of South A…
Olmec
1st American civilization
Maya
Civilization of independent city-states in Central America
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World History - Chapter 3
Caste
Polytheistic
Brahman
Mystics
In traditional Indian society, an unchangeable social group i…
They believed in many gods.
The belief system established by Aryans in India. The single…
Individuals who devote their lives to seeking spiritual truths.
Caste
In traditional Indian society, an unchangeable social group i…
Polytheistic
They believed in many gods.
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World History Chapter 2
Fertile Crescent
Mesopotamia
city-state
ziggurat
an arc of land from the Mediterranean Sea to the Persian Gulf
the land "between the rivers"
basic unit of Sumerian civilization
massive stepped tower
Fertile Crescent
an arc of land from the Mediterranean Sea to the Persian Gulf
Mesopotamia
the land "between the rivers"
World History Chapter 13
Major Domo
convent
Gregory the Great
Louis the Pious
Mayor of the Palalce
A place where nuns worked and studied
First Pope to raise armies, help the poor, and build roads
Heir to Charlemagne's empire
Major Domo
Mayor of the Palalce
convent
A place where nuns worked and studied
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World History Chapter 1
Artifact
Culture
Hominid
Paleolithic Age
A human made object, such as tools and Jewlery.
A People's unique way of life.
Humans and other creatures that walk upright.
A period of time, also known as the Old Stone Age, that laste…
Artifact
A human made object, such as tools and Jewlery.
Culture
A People's unique way of life.
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World History Chapter 2
economy
civilization
resource
religion
The system that a community uses to produce and distribute go…
complex society that has cities, a well organized government,…
supply of something that can be used as needed
peoples beliefs and practices about the existence, worship of…
economy
The system that a community uses to produce and distribute go…
civilization
complex society that has cities, a well organized government,…
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Chapter 3 World History
Fertile Crescent
silt
irrigation
canal
an area of rich farmland... in Southwest Asia... where the first... ci…
a mixture of fertile soil... and tiny rocks that can... make land i…
a way of supplying... water to an area of land
a human-made... waterway
Fertile Crescent
an area of rich farmland... in Southwest Asia... where the first... ci…
silt
a mixture of fertile soil... and tiny rocks that can... make land i…
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World History - Chapter 16 Vocabulary
heliocentric
geocentric
telescope
gravity
sun is the center of the universe
Earth is the center of the universe
optical instrument for making distant objects appear nearer a…
force that pulls objects toward Earth and draws planets into…
heliocentric
sun is the center of the universe
geocentric
Earth is the center of the universe
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World History - Chapter 3 Vocabulary
Indo-Europeans
steppes
migration
Hittites
group of semi nomadic people
dry grasslands that stretches north of the Caucasus mountains
movements of a people from one region to another
Indo-European speakers who formed an empire which combined id…
Indo-Europeans
group of semi nomadic people
steppes
dry grasslands that stretches north of the Caucasus mountains
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World History - Chapter 6
republic
patrician
plebeian
tribune
a type of government in which citizens vote
aristocratic landowners who held most of the power
common farmers, artisans, and merchants who held the majority
representatives who protected the rights of the plebeians
republic
a type of government in which citizens vote
patrician
aristocratic landowners who held most of the power
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World History Chapter 3
Indo-Europeans
Steppes
Migration
Hittites
These people are thought to have been a nomadic tribe who cam…
A dry grassland that is found north of the Caucasus Mountains…
The movement of people or animals from one region to another.
A Indo-European people group who lived in Anatolia, modern da…
Indo-Europeans
These people are thought to have been a nomadic tribe who cam…
Steppes
A dry grassland that is found north of the Caucasus Mountains…
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World History - Chapter 1 Vocabulary
Artifact
Culture
Hominid
Paleolithic Age
Remains: tools, jewelry, and other human made objects
Peoples' unique way of life; i.e. customs, family life, socia…
Humans and other creatures that walk upright (australopitheci…
"Old" Stone Age (2.5 million to 8,000 B.C.)
Artifact
Remains: tools, jewelry, and other human made objects
Culture
Peoples' unique way of life; i.e. customs, family life, socia…
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World History - Chapter 5 Vocabulary
Mycenaeans
Trojan War
Dorians
Homer
People who settled on the Greek mainland around 2000 BC
10 year war between the Mycenaeans and Troy
Took over Greece following the downfall of the Mycenaeans
Blind storyteller; The Iliad and The Odyssey
Mycenaeans
People who settled on the Greek mainland around 2000 BC
Trojan War
10 year war between the Mycenaeans and Troy
World History Chapter 3
Aryans
Vedas
Brahmin
Caste
A light skinned, tall, semi-nomadic group of herders who orig…
This is a collection of four, Aryan, religious texts which sh…
They were Aryan priests, and the most respected of the four m…
This was a term coined by 15th c. Portuguese explorers to exp…
Aryans
A light skinned, tall, semi-nomadic group of herders who orig…
Vedas
This is a collection of four, Aryan, religious texts which sh…
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World History Chapter 3
Indo-Europeans
Steppes
Migration
Hittites
These people are thought to have been a nomadic tribe who cam…
A dry grassland that is found north of the Caucasus Mountains…
The movement of people or animals from one region to another.
A Indo-European people group who lived in Anatolia, modern da…
Indo-Europeans
These people are thought to have been a nomadic tribe who cam…
Steppes
A dry grassland that is found north of the Caucasus Mountains…
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World History Chapter 1 REVIEW
Artifact
Culture
Hominid
Paleolithic Age
A human made object, such as tools and Jewlery.
A People's unique way of life.
Humans and other creatures that walk upright.
A period of time, also known as the Old Stone Age, that laste…
Artifact
A human made object, such as tools and Jewlery.
Culture
A People's unique way of life.
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World History Chapter 11 People
Petrarch
Castiglione
Machiavelli
Erasmus
father of humanism. He had a love of writing, writings of Rom…
Wrote a book of good manners. Set standard behavior in Europe…
an influential Renaissance writer, public official and politi…
most heroic scholar. He was the prince of humanism. Known as…
Petrarch
father of humanism. He had a love of writing, writings of Rom…
Castiglione
Wrote a book of good manners. Set standard behavior in Europe…
Chapter 5 - World History
Egyptians
Kush
Nile River
Cataracts
Lived in northern region of the Nile River Valley
Lived in the middle to southern region of the Nile River Valley
Longest river in the world
Fast, dangerous rapids on Nile River
Egyptians
Lived in northern region of the Nile River Valley
Kush
Lived in the middle to southern region of the Nile River Valley
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Modern World History Chapter 6
Geocentric Theory
Scientific Revolution
Heliocentric theory
Galileo Galilei
Earth is the center of the universe (Aristotle/Ptolemy)
A new way of thinking about the natural world based upon care…
the Sun is the center of the universe. (Copernicus)
Proved the Heliocentric Theory, got in trouble with Church fo…
Geocentric Theory
Earth is the center of the universe (Aristotle/Ptolemy)
Scientific Revolution
A new way of thinking about the natural world based upon care…
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Modern World History Chapter 4 The Atlantic World
Christopher Columbus (1)
Colony (1)
Conquistador (1)
Encomienda (1)
He was a explorer and an empire builder who sailed westward f…
lands that are controlled by another nation
These were Spanish explorers who conquered and colonized area…
A system whereby natives farmed, ranched, or mined for Spanis…
Christopher Columbus (1)
He was a explorer and an empire builder who sailed westward f…
Colony (1)
lands that are controlled by another nation
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World History - Chapter 4 Vocabulary
Hyksos
New Kingdom
Hatshepsut
Thutmose III
Nomad invaders; ruled Egypt from 1640 to 1570 BC
1570 to 1075 BC; Egypt revived to become wealthier and more p…
Female Pharaoh ruled in place of young step-son; promoted trade
Led invasions into Palestine, Syria, and Nubia; most powerful…
Hyksos
Nomad invaders; ruled Egypt from 1640 to 1570 BC
New Kingdom
1570 to 1075 BC; Egypt revived to become wealthier and more p…
World History Chapter 13
Conquistadors
Colombian Exchange
Encomienda
Mercantilism
A conqueror of a new territory
Describes the interchange of plants, animals, and diseases.
Land or village with inhabitants
practices of spirit
Conquistadors
A conqueror of a new territory
Colombian Exchange
Describes the interchange of plants, animals, and diseases.
Chapter 3 - World History
Stone Age
Paleolithic Age
Nomadic
Technology
Time when people used stone tools and weapons
Earliest part of the Stone Age
Those who moved regularly from place to place to survive
Use of tools and methods to perform tasks
Stone Age
Time when people used stone tools and weapons
Paleolithic Age
Earliest part of the Stone Age
Chapter 2 - World History
Globe
Maps
Hemispheres
Equator
Spherical scale model of the planet
Flat drawings of the earth
Divide the earth in to halves
Runs across the middle of the earth like a belt
Globe
Spherical scale model of the planet
Maps
Flat drawings of the earth
Chapter 1 - World History
History
Periods of History
Decade
Pre History
Study of people and events of the past that explore the ways…
Used to measure time
10 years
Time before people developed writing
History
Study of people and events of the past that explore the ways…
Periods of History
Used to measure time
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WORLD HISTORY- Chapter 9- The Islamic World and Africa
Islam
Arabian Peninsula
Mohammed
Koran
A religion based on the teachings of the prophet Mohammed whi…
Peninsula on Western Asia or Northeastern Africa that is sepa…
570-632. Born in Mecca, died in Medina; founder of Islam. Reg…
Holy book of Islam.
Islam
A religion based on the teachings of the prophet Mohammed whi…
Arabian Peninsula
Peninsula on Western Asia or Northeastern Africa that is sepa…
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World History - Chapter 9 Vocabulary
Constantinople
Justinian
Justinian Code
autocrat
Capital of the Byzantine Empire
Byzantine emperor who held the eastern frontier of his empire…
A code of law that standardized laws in the Byzantine Empire.
absolute in power or authority
Constantinople
Capital of the Byzantine Empire
Justinian
Byzantine emperor who held the eastern frontier of his empire…
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World History Chapter 8 Vocabulary
medieval
frontier
missi dominici
tithe
Referring to the middle ages, 500-1500 AD
sparsely populated, undeveloped area on the outskirts of civi…
Royal officials under Charlemagne who traveled around the cou…
10% given to church
medieval
Referring to the middle ages, 500-1500 AD
frontier
sparsely populated, undeveloped area on the outskirts of civi…
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World History - Chapter 3 Vocabulary
Indo-Europeans
steppes
migration
Hittites
Nomadic peoples with shared language
dry grasslands that stretches north of the Caucasus mountains
movements of a people from one region to another
Indo-European speakers who settled in Anatolia, later formed…
Indo-Europeans
Nomadic peoples with shared language
steppes
dry grasslands that stretches north of the Caucasus mountains
Chapter 4 - World History
Mesopotamia
Sumerians
City State
Polytheism
Area of earliest known civilizations in the Fertile Crescent
People of Sumer
Political system with a city surrounded by the state
Belief in more than one god
Mesopotamia
Area of earliest known civilizations in the Fertile Crescent
Sumerians
People of Sumer
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World History Chapter 6
Republic
Patrician
Plebeian
Tribune
From the Latin prase meaning 'Public Affairs' this is a syste…
The hereditary aristocracy, or ruling class of ancient Rome w…
This group of ancient Romans made up most of the population,…
These were the officials elected by the plebeians to protect…
Republic
From the Latin prase meaning 'Public Affairs' this is a syste…
Patrician
The hereditary aristocracy, or ruling class of ancient Rome w…
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Glencoe World History Chapter 4
Aegean
Black Sea
Bronze Age Civilization
Crete
an arm of the Mediterranean between Greece and Turkey
a sea between Europe and Asia
A civilization in the Bronze Age (est. 2800 B.C.)
the largest Greek island in the Mediterranean
Aegean
an arm of the Mediterranean between Greece and Turkey
Black Sea
a sea between Europe and Asia
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World History Chapter 7 Vocabulary
King Clovis
Medieval
Charles Martel
Charlemagne
warrior king of the Franks who won many battles and establish…
time between ancient and modern times - middle age
rallied Frankish warriors in the battle of Tours in 732- beca…
Charles the Great - grandson of Charles Martel built an empir…
King Clovis
warrior king of the Franks who won many battles and establish…
Medieval
time between ancient and modern times - middle age
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World History Chapter 25
Benito Mussolini
Fascism
Adolf Hitler
Nazism
organized the Fascist party in Italy
form of socialism similar to Communism but allows some privat…
socialist leader of Nazi party in Germany known as Der Fuhrer…
form of socialism that relies on terrorist aggression, fanati…
Benito Mussolini
organized the Fascist party in Italy
Fascism
form of socialism similar to Communism but allows some privat…
25 terms
World History - Chapter 2 Vocabulary
Fertile Crescent
silt
irrigation
city-state
located in Iraq; shaped cresent; very fertile land
a thick bed of mud, left by receding water
moving water from one area to another through ditches
cities surrounded by fields used for farming; each developed…
Fertile Crescent
located in Iraq; shaped cresent; very fertile land
silt
a thick bed of mud, left by receding water
World History Chapter 12
The country in which the Reformation b…
While a priest, Luther discovered thro…
Who sold indulgences in Martin Luther'…
Written in 1530, the doctrinal standar…
Germany
Salvation is by faith
Johann Tetzel
Augsburg Confession
The country in which the Reformation b…
Germany
While a priest, Luther discovered thro…
Salvation is by faith
Chapter 6 - World History
Israelites
Canaan
Abraham
12 Tribes of Israel
People of Southwest Asia region
Created as kingdom after fall of Egyptian Empire
Ancestor of ancient Israelites who created Canaan as home for…
Created by Jacobs twelve sons
Israelites
People of Southwest Asia region
Canaan
Created as kingdom after fall of Egyptian Empire
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World History Chapter 3
Indo-Europeans
Steppes
Migration
Hittites
These people are thought to have been a nomadic tribe who cam…
A dry grassland that is found north of the Caucasus Mountains…
The movement of people or animals from one region to another.
A Indo-European people group who lived in Anatolia, modern da…
Indo-Europeans
These people are thought to have been a nomadic tribe who cam…
Steppes
A dry grassland that is found north of the Caucasus Mountains…
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