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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 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 6
Olmec
Maya
Aztec
Inca
1st American civilization
Civilization of independent city-states in Central America
Highly developed civilization in Mexcio
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 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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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…
51 terms
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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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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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 6
Muhammad
caravan manager
he was troubled by the gap between the…
Gabriel
Who was the founder of Islam?
What was Muhammad's profession when he received his revelatio…
Why did Muhammad go to the hills to meditate?
From what angel did Muhammad receive his revelations?
Muhammad
Who was the founder of Islam?
caravan manager
What was Muhammad's profession when he received his revelatio…
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World History Chapter 6
Cush
Clement
Frumentius
Mansa Musa
the greatest ancient civilization in Africa's interior
wrote the oldest surviving hymn
one of the missionaries from Rome that was taken to Ethiopia
the greatest ruler of the Mali Empire
Cush
the greatest ancient civilization in Africa's interior
Clement
wrote the oldest surviving hymn
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World History Chapter 6 Vocabulary
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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World History Chapter 6
New Imperialism
protectorate
indirect rule
direct rule
the extension of direct control by European power over other…
a political unit that depends on another government for its p…
colonial government in which local rulers are allowed to main…
colonial government in which local elites are removed from po…
New Imperialism
the extension of direct control by European power over other…
protectorate
a political unit that depends on another government for its p…
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Modern World History Chapter 6
Janssen
Vesalius
Jenner
Boyle
Made The First Microscope
Created the first anatomy book called "On The Structure Of Th…
Introduced A Vaccine for smallpox by using CowPox
Invented Modern Chemistry. Challenged Aristotle's Idea that t…
Janssen
Made The First Microscope
Vesalius
Created the first anatomy book called "On The Structure Of Th…
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WORLD HISTORY - GREECE- CHAPTER 6
POLIS
AGORA
DEMOCRACY
ARISTOCRAT
The Greek people lived in a Polis.
We are meeting at the agora tonight to discuss the election r…
A type of government where many people are in charge by voting
Rich men that owned a lot of land, they were powerful in gove…
POLIS
The Greek people lived in a Polis.
AGORA
We are meeting at the agora tonight to discuss the election r…
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World History Chapter 6
Etruscans
Tiber River
Republic
Patricians
Native to Northern Italy, metal workers & engineers, develope…
...
A form of government in which power rests with citizens who h…
Wealthy landowners who held most of the power
Etruscans
Native to Northern Italy, metal workers & engineers, develope…
Tiber River
...
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World History Chapter 6
John Cabot
encomienda
Gold Coast
Benin
Venetian seaman who explored the New England coastline for th…
the right of Spanish settlers to use Native Americans as labo…
Name for the southern coast of West Africa with abundance of…
Example of African kingdom ruined by the impact of slave trade
John Cabot
Venetian seaman who explored the New England coastline for th…
encomienda
the right of Spanish settlers to use Native Americans as labo…
World History- Chapter 6
Bantu Migration
Kilwa
Swahili
Shona
A movement, beginning sometime around 1000 B.C., of Bantu-spe…
An ancient city-state on the eastern coast of Africa, settled…
An African language that blends Bantu and Arabic elements.
A Bantu-speaking culture that was thriving in what is now the…
Bantu Migration
A movement, beginning sometime around 1000 B.C., of Bantu-spe…
Kilwa
An ancient city-state on the eastern coast of Africa, settled…
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World History Chapter 6
Afonso de Albuquerque
Christopher Columbus
...
While searching for a westward route to China, he discovered…
Afonso de Albuquerque
...
Christopher Columbus
While searching for a westward route to China, he discovered…
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World History Patterns of Interaction Chapter 6
Republic
Attila
Constantinople
Diocletian
A form of government in which citizens choose their leaders b…
Leader of the Huns who put pressure on the Roman Empire's bor…
"city of Constantine" filled with libraries, museums, treasur…
(245-313) Emperor of Rome who was responsible for dividing Ro…
Republic
A form of government in which citizens choose their leaders b…
Attila
Leader of the Huns who put pressure on the Roman Empire's bor…
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World History Chapter 6
Rome
Alps
Apennines
Po Basin
Italian city-state that conquered many lands, founded by Romu…
Region in Italy that separates Italy from rest of Europe
Region in Italy that is a mountain range (not Alps)
Region in Italy, wide flat lands south of the Alps
Rome
Italian city-state that conquered many lands, founded by Romu…
Alps
Region in Italy that separates Italy from rest of Europe
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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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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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GCA - Chapter 6- Old World History- Abeka
China
Huang He
China's Sorrow
China's First dynasty
third largest nation in the world
Yellow River Valley, civilization starting point for Chinese…
Huang He river, because of the flooding and damage that it wo…
developed a system of writing that involved more than 3000 ch…
China
third largest nation in the world
Huang He
Yellow River Valley, civilization starting point for Chinese…
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My World History Chapter 6 & 7
drought
basin
chinampa
dike
A long period of time with little or no precipitation.
A large, bowl shaped depression in the surface of the land or…
Artificial islands constructed around Tenochtitlan.
A protective wall that controls or holds back water
drought
A long period of time with little or no precipitation.
basin
A large, bowl shaped depression in the surface of the land or…
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World History Chapter 6
Justinian
Islam
Slavs
Kaaba
codified Roman laws; law code; his goal was to restore the gr…
this religion threatened the Byzantine Empire through the inv…
largest ethnic group living in early Russia
name of the sacred shrine in Mecca that houses hundreds of pa…
Justinian
codified Roman laws; law code; his goal was to restore the gr…
Islam
this religion threatened the Byzantine Empire through the inv…
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World History Chapter 6
Scientific Revolution
Heliocentric theory
Nicolaus Copernicus
Geocentric theory
New way of thinking about the natural world based on careful…
Theory that the sun is at the center of the universe
a Polish astronomer, developed heliocentric theory
View which held that the earth was the center of the universe
Scientific Revolution
New way of thinking about the natural world based on careful…
Heliocentric theory
Theory that the sun is at the center of the universe
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World History Chapter 6 Vocabulary
Republic
Patricians
Plebeians
Forum
a political system in which the citizens of a region elect re…
a class of powerful landowners in ancient Rome who controlled…
farmers or workers who made up a large part of the population…
the assembly place of an ancient Roman city.
Republic
a political system in which the citizens of a region elect re…
Patricians
a class of powerful landowners in ancient Rome who controlled…
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Abeka Old World History Chapter 6*
China
Shih Huang Ti
Great Silk Road
Silk
third largest country in the world
China's first emperor, from the state of Ch'in, directed the…
famous trade land route between the Roman Empire and China
the Chinese were the first to discover and use this to make t…
China
third largest country in the world
Shih Huang Ti
China's first emperor, from the state of Ch'in, directed the…
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World History Patterns of Interaction Chapter 6, World History Chapter 6
Republic
Attila
Constantinople
Diocletian
A form of government in which citizens choose their leaders b…
Leader of the Huns who put pressure on the Roman Empire's bor…
"city of Constantine" filled with libraries, museums, treasur…
(245-313) Emperor of Rome who was responsible for dividing Ro…
Republic
A form of government in which citizens choose their leaders b…
Attila
Leader of the Huns who put pressure on the Roman Empire's bor…
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Abeka History of the World Chapter 6*
Javan
Minoans
Knossos
Mycenaeans
The Greeks were descendants of Japheth's son. What was his na…
The earliest civilization in the vicinity of Greece was that…
Minoan civilization produced such impressive structures as th…
Who flourished on the mainland of Greece between about 1600 a…
Javan
The Greeks were descendants of Japheth's son. What was his na…
Minoans
The earliest civilization in the vicinity of Greece was that…
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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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Chapter 6 World History
acupuncture
bodhisattva
bureaucracy
currency
inserting fine needles at specific body points to cure diseas…
a person who has attained enlightenment but who has postponed…
a system of government in which most of the important decisio…
Coins and paper bills used as money
acupuncture
inserting fine needles at specific body points to cure diseas…
bodhisattva
a person who has attained enlightenment but who has postponed…
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9th World History Chapter 6
Crusades
Promised entrance into paradise if the…
The Trinity
Muhammad, Jesus, Noah, Abraham, David
What were the West efforts to free the holy lands from the Mu…
Why were Muslims inspired to fight to spread Islam
Islam denies the doctrine of what Christain teaching?
According to Islamic teaching who were considered prophets of…
Crusades
What were the West efforts to free the holy lands from the Mu…
Promised entrance into paradise if the…
Why were Muslims inspired to fight to spread Islam
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BJU World History Chapter 6
Byzantine Empire
New Rome
Justinian
Theodora
A blending of the cultural heritage of ancient Greece and the…
Emperor Constantine formally dedicated this new capital for t…
He rose from humble origins to become one of the most famous…
The wife of Justinian who had a strong character and gave tim…
Byzantine Empire
A blending of the cultural heritage of ancient Greece and the…
New Rome
Emperor Constantine formally dedicated this new capital for t…
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World History Chapter 6
Etruscans
Tiber River
Republic
Patricians
Native to Northern Italy, metal workers & engineers, develope…
...
A form of government in which power rests with citizens who h…
Wealthy landowners who held most of the power
Etruscans
Native to Northern Italy, metal workers & engineers, develope…
Tiber River
...
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Old World History Chapter 6
Shih Huang Ti
Great Silk Road
Marco Polo
Taiwan
emperor who ordered the completion of the Great Wall of China
allowed trade between China and the Roman Empire
Italian trader who wrote a book about his experiences in China
where the nationalists fled after communists took over mainla…
Shih Huang Ti
emperor who ordered the completion of the Great Wall of China
Great Silk Road
allowed trade between China and the Roman Empire
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World History - Chapter 6-7
Minaret
Bazaar
Shari'ah
Ramadan
Towers from which people are called to prayer
Market place found in the Middle East
An Islamic Code of Law
Month of fasting in the Islamic calendar
Minaret
Towers from which people are called to prayer
Bazaar
Market place found in the Middle East
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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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World History - Chapter 6
Mesoamerica
maize
Olmecs
stela
"Middle America" the region extending from modern-day Mexico…
An early form of corn grown by Native Americans.
(1400 B.C.E. to 500 B.C.E.) earliest known Mexican civilizati…
In the Maya region, a tall upright stone monument on which a…
Mesoamerica
"Middle America" the region extending from modern-day Mexico…
maize
An early form of corn grown by Native Americans.
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Chapter 6 World History
1.Carthage was located on which contin…
2.What body of water did the Romans an…
3.Through which mountain ranges did Ha…
4.Which part of the Mediterranean Sea…
Africa
Mediterrean Sea
Pyrenees and Alps
Western Mediterranean
1.Carthage was located on which contin…
Africa
2.What body of water did the Romans an…
Mediterrean Sea
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World History Chapter 6
New Imperialism
Protectorate
Indirect rule
Direct rule
Europeans sought direct control over vast territories, especi…
A political unit that depends on another government for its p…
A system of colonial government in which local rulers were al…
A system of colonial government in which local rules were rem…
New Imperialism
Europeans sought direct control over vast territories, especi…
Protectorate
A political unit that depends on another government for its p…
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Chapter 6 World History Vocabulary
Persian Empire
Sparta
Athens
democracy
located in the Middle East on the Iranian Plateau between the…
important city-state in Greece, taught to be strong soldiers…
developed world's first democracy; women and slaves were not…
government system developed by Greece
Persian Empire
located in the Middle East on the Iranian Plateau between the…
Sparta
important city-state in Greece, taught to be strong soldiers…
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World History: Chapter 6
Great Wall
Silk Road
Genghis Kahn
Buddism
large defensive structure built by the Chinese to prevent ene…
the name of the trade route that went from the Far East to We…
Mongol leader that led attacks on China from the North which…
Religion-involves 4 noble truths and an 8 fold path
Great Wall
large defensive structure built by the Chinese to prevent ene…
Silk Road
the name of the trade route that went from the Far East to We…
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Chapter 6- Old World History- Abeka 5
China
Shih Huang Ti
Great Silk Road
Silk
third largest country in the world
China's first emperor, from the state of Ch'in, directed the…
famous trade land route between the Roman Empire and China
the Chinese were the first to discover and use this to make t…
China
third largest country in the world
Shih Huang Ti
China's first emperor, from the state of Ch'in, directed the…
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AGS World History Chapter 6: Greek Civilization
century
heroic
raid
acropolis
a period of hundred years.
brave and bold .
to attack suddenly; a surprise attack.
a hill on which the people in a Greek city built their main t…
century
a period of hundred years.
heroic
brave and bold .
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World History chapter 6
The origins of Rome
Rome's geography
The early republic
Republic
According to ledgend Founded in 753 BC by Romulus and Remus t…
Geography is the real reason rome was founded. Men built the…
The romans formed a republic after they got rid of a terrible…
A form of government in which power rests with citizens who h…
The origins of Rome
According to ledgend Founded in 753 BC by Romulus and Remus t…
Rome's geography
Geography is the real reason rome was founded. Men built the…
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World History Chapter 6
republic
plebian
tribune
senate
a form of government in which power is in the hands of repres…
in ancient Rome, one of the common farmers, artisans, and mer…
in ancient Rome, an official elected by the plebians to prote…
in ancient Rome, the supreme governing body, originally only…
republic
a form of government in which power is in the hands of repres…
plebian
in ancient Rome, one of the common farmers, artisans, and mer…
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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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WORLD HISTORY: Chapter 6- The "Classical Era" in the West
Persian Empire
Sparta
Athens
democracy
Founded by Cyrus the Great in 550 B.C.; united Median and Per…
A powerful Greek military polis that was often at war with At…
A democratic Greek polis who accomplished many cultural achie…
A political system in which the supreme power lies in a body…
Persian Empire
Founded by Cyrus the Great in 550 B.C.; united Median and Per…
Sparta
A powerful Greek military polis that was often at war with At…
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Glencoe World History Chapter 6: The World of Islam
Allah
sheikh
hajj
Hijrah
Arabic for "God"; the supreme god of Islam
the ruler of an Arabic tribe, chosen from one of the leading…
a pilgrimage to Mecca, one of the requirements of the Five Pi…
the journey of Muhammad and his followers to Madinah in 622,…
Allah
Arabic for "God"; the supreme god of Islam
sheikh
the ruler of an Arabic tribe, chosen from one of the leading…
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