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AP World History: Ancient World
Agriculture
Agrarian
Bands/ Clans
Barbarian
The deliberate effort to modify a portion of Earth's surface…
pertaining to land or its cultivation; Ex. agrarian reform, a…
extended family groups that generally lived together
without civilizing influences
Agriculture
The deliberate effort to modify a portion of Earth's surface…
Agrarian
pertaining to land or its cultivation; Ex. agrarian reform, a…
Chapter 1- AP World History
culture
history
Stone Age
Paleolithic
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
The study of past events and changes in the development, tran…
(subdivided into Paleolithic—a span beginning more than a mil…
(750,000 BCE - 10,000 B.C.E.) Old Stone Age. A period of time…
culture
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
history
The study of past events and changes in the development, tran…
80 terms
AP World History: Ancient World
Agriculture
Agrarian
Bands/ Clans
Barbarian
The deliberate effort to modify a portion of Earth's surface…
pertaining to land or its cultivation; Ex. agrarian reform, a…
extended family groups that generally lived together
without civilizing influences
Agriculture
The deliberate effort to modify a portion of Earth's surface…
Agrarian
pertaining to land or its cultivation; Ex. agrarian reform, a…
25 terms
AP World History Ways of the World Chapter 1
Venus Figurines
Trance Dance
Shaman
Paleolithic "settling down"
Paleolithic carvings of female form, often with exaggerated b…
In San culture, a nightlong ritual held to activate a human b…
In early societies, a person believed to have the ability to…
The process by which some Paleolithic peoples moved toward pe…
Venus Figurines
Paleolithic carvings of female form, often with exaggerated b…
Trance Dance
In San culture, a nightlong ritual held to activate a human b…
1,635 terms
AP World History Flashcard
Mesopotamia
Fertile Crescent
ziggurat
pictograms
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
The Tigris and Euphrates Rivers gave life to the first known…
A temple tower of ancient Mesopotamia, constructed of square…
A pictorial symbol or sign representing an object or concept.…
Mesopotamia
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
Fertile Crescent
The Tigris and Euphrates Rivers gave life to the first known…
1,635 terms
AP World History
Mesopotamia
Fertile Crescent
ziggurat
pictograms
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
The Tigris and Euphrates Rivers gave life to the first known…
A temple tower of ancient Mesopotamia, constructed of square…
A pictorial symbol or sign representing an object or concept.…
Mesopotamia
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
Fertile Crescent
The Tigris and Euphrates Rivers gave life to the first known…
AP World History Religions
Why did we develop belief systems?
Polytheism
Monotheism
Animism
Because humans have always needed to understand natural pheno…
Belief in many gods
Belief in one God
-They practice nature worship... -They believe that everything h…
Why did we develop belief systems?
Because humans have always needed to understand natural pheno…
Polytheism
Belief in many gods
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AP World History Chapter 17
gunpowder
Li Yuan
Chan Buddhism
Yang Guifei
an explosive consisting of a powdered mixture of saltpeter, s…
aka Duke of Tang; minister for Yangdi; took over empire follo…
Knowns as Zen in Japan; stressed meditation and appreciation…
royal concubine during reign of Xuanzong; introduction of rel…
gunpowder
an explosive consisting of a powdered mixture of saltpeter, s…
Li Yuan
aka Duke of Tang; minister for Yangdi; took over empire follo…
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AP World History Chapter 2
Sumerians
City-state
cuneiform
epic of gilgamesh
People who migrated into Mesopotamia 4000 BCE created first c…
a form of political organization typical of Mesopotamia civil…
a form of writing developed by the Sumerians using a wedge-sh…
the first literary epic in Western civilization; written down…
Sumerians
People who migrated into Mesopotamia 4000 BCE created first c…
City-state
a form of political organization typical of Mesopotamia civil…
AP World History Chapter 7
Silk Road (4)
Black Death (3)
Mediterranean trade route (3)
Indian Ocean Trading Network (5)
Land based (1) trade routes (1) that linked Eurasia (1). Init…
The massive epidemic (1) that swept Eurasia (1) in the fourte…
Ancient (1) sea-based routes (1). Venice and Alexandria (1) w…
The world's largest sea-based system (1) of communication and…
Silk Road (4)
Land based (1) trade routes (1) that linked Eurasia (1). Init…
Black Death (3)
The massive epidemic (1) that swept Eurasia (1) in the fourte…
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AP World History Chapter 1
Civilization
Culture
History
Stone Age
Any group of people sharing a set of cultural traits.
Behaviors and belief systems that members of a social group s…
The study of past events and changes in the development, tran…
The historical period characterized by the production of tool…
Civilization
Any group of people sharing a set of cultural traits.
Culture
Behaviors and belief systems that members of a social group s…
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AP World History- Chapter 1
Sumerian City-States
Sumer
Semitic Migrants
Sumerian Kings
Cities with experienced internal and external pressures that…
A land in the Southern half of Mesopotamia.
Nomadic herders who went to Mesopotamia from the Arabian and…
The individual rulers that establish themselves as Monarchs.
Sumerian City-States
Cities with experienced internal and external pressures that…
Sumer
A land in the Southern half of Mesopotamia.
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AP World History Chapter 1
Australopithecus
Homo Erectus
Homo sapiens
Neanderthal people
"the southern Ape"
" Upright Walking Human"
" Consciously thinking humans"
" Named for the Neander Valley"
Australopithecus
"the southern Ape"
Homo Erectus
" Upright Walking Human"
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AP World History Chapter 13
Taika reforms
Tale of Genji
Fujiwara
Bushi
Attempt to remake the Japanese monarch into an absolutist Chi…
Written by Lady Murasaki; first novel in any language; eviden…
Mid-9th-century Japanese aristocratic family; exercised excep…
Regional warrior leaders in Japan; ruled small kingdoms from…
Taika reforms
Attempt to remake the Japanese monarch into an absolutist Chi…
Tale of Genji
Written by Lady Murasaki; first novel in any language; eviden…
AP World History "-Isms"
Absolutism
Anarchism
Anti-Semitism
Chartism
a form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictat…
a political theory favoring the abolition of governments
policies, views, or actions that harm or discriminate against…
the principles of a body of 19th century English reformers wh…
Absolutism
a form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictat…
Anarchism
a political theory favoring the abolition of governments
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AP World History Chapter 1
Venus figurines
Trance dance
Teosinte
"Stateless societies"
Name is given to Paleolithic figurines that depict the female…
The part time shamans (people believed to be skilled with the…
modern day corns ancestor p.33-34
A society that is governed without any Kings, chiefs bureaucr…
Venus figurines
Name is given to Paleolithic figurines that depict the female…
Trance dance
The part time shamans (people believed to be skilled with the…
22 terms
AP World History Chapter 13
Taika reforms
Tale of Genji
Fujiwara
Bushi
Attempt to remake the Japanese monarch into an absolutist Chi…
Written by Lady Murasaki; first novel in any language; eviden…
Mid-9th-century Japanese aristocratic family; exercised excep…
Regional warrior leaders in Japan; ruled small kingdoms from…
Taika reforms
Attempt to remake the Japanese monarch into an absolutist Chi…
Tale of Genji
Written by Lady Murasaki; first novel in any language; eviden…
28 terms
AP World History Chapter 14
Chinggis Khan
Tumens
Tangut
Muhammad Shah II
Grandson of Kabul Khan; born in 1170s; elected supreme Mongol…
Basic fighting units of Mongol forces; made up of 10,000 cava…
Rulers of Xi Xia kingdom of northwest China during the Southe…
Turkic ruler of Muslim Khwarazm; conquered by Mongols in 1220.
Chinggis Khan
Grandson of Kabul Khan; born in 1170s; elected supreme Mongol…
Tumens
Basic fighting units of Mongol forces; made up of 10,000 cava…
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Ap World History Strayer Chapter 5
China's Scholar-Gentry Class
Wang Mang
Ge Hong
Yellow Turban Rebellion
lived luxuriously, benefited from wealth and from power and p…
a high court official of the Han Dynasty who usurped the empe…
person born in an aristocratic family who studied Daoism seei…
A peasant revolt starting in 184 c.e. named for the yellow sc…
China's Scholar-Gentry Class
lived luxuriously, benefited from wealth and from power and p…
Wang Mang
a high court official of the Han Dynasty who usurped the empe…
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AP World History Chapter 15
Ibn-Rushd (Averroës)
Ming Dynasty
Zhenghe
Black Death
Iberian Muslim philosopher; studied Greek rationalism; ignore…
Replaced Mongol Yuan dynasty in China in 1368; lasted until 1…
Muslim Chinese seaman; commanded expeditions throughout the I…
14th-century bubonic plague; decimated populations in Asia an…
Ibn-Rushd (Averroës)
Iberian Muslim philosopher; studied Greek rationalism; ignore…
Ming Dynasty
Replaced Mongol Yuan dynasty in China in 1368; lasted until 1…
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AP World History - Strayer Chapter 4
Legalism
Confucius (Kong Fuzi)
Ban Zhao
Daoism
A Chinese philosophy distinguished by an adherence to clear l…
The founder of Confucianism (551-479 B.C.E.); an aristocrat o…
A major female Confucian author of Han dynasty China (45-116…
A Chinese philosophy/popular religion that advocates simplici…
Legalism
A Chinese philosophy distinguished by an adherence to clear l…
Confucius (Kong Fuzi)
The founder of Confucianism (551-479 B.C.E.); an aristocrat o…
48 terms
AP World History Chapter 10
Middle Ages
gothic
Vikings
Manorialism
The period in western European history between the fall of th…
An architectural style developed during the Middle Ages in we…
Seagoing Scandinavian raiders who disrupted coastal areas of…
System of economic and political relations between landlords…
Middle Ages
The period in western European history between the fall of th…
gothic
An architectural style developed during the Middle Ages in we…
47 terms
AP World History Chapter 7
dhow
Al-Mahdi
Harun al-Rashid
Emissaries
a lateen-rigged sailing vessel used by Arabs
Third of the Abbasid caliphs; attempted but failed to reconci…
Most famous of Abbasid caliphs; renowned for sumptuous and co…
a representative sent on a mission or errand
dhow
a lateen-rigged sailing vessel used by Arabs
Al-Mahdi
Third of the Abbasid caliphs; attempted but failed to reconci…
22 terms
AP world history chapter 12
mongols
genghis khan
nomadism
yuan empire
A bomadic people who came from the steppes northwest of China
A Mongolian general and emperor of the late twelfth and early…
A way of life, forced by a scarcity of resources, in which gr…
1271-1368 CE. Established when the Mongols conquered the Chin…
mongols
A bomadic people who came from the steppes northwest of China
genghis khan
A Mongolian general and emperor of the late twelfth and early…
20 terms
AP World History Chapter 14
The Great Dying
Smallpox
The Columbian Exchange
Potatoes
The explorers and conquistadors from the New World brought di…
One of the diseases that destroyed the Native American popula…
This term has come to represent the mass exchange of peoples,…
New World crops such as the potato spread to the Old World./T…
The Great Dying
The explorers and conquistadors from the New World brought di…
Smallpox
One of the diseases that destroyed the Native American popula…
27 terms
AP World History Chapter 15
Middle Ages
Vikings
Manorialism
Serfs
the period in western European history from the decline and f…
seagoing Scandinavian raiders from Sweden, Denmark, and Norwa…
system that described economic and political relations betwee…
peasant agriculture laborers within the manorial sytem of the…
Middle Ages
the period in western European history from the decline and f…
Vikings
seagoing Scandinavian raiders from Sweden, Denmark, and Norwa…
AP World History Chapter 5
Axum
Ethiopia
Silk Roads
Shintoism
Caused Kush decline; a new power located in what is now Ethio…
Another regional kingdom that Axum ultimately fell to
A system of ancient caravan routes across Central Asia, along…
Religion located in Japan and related to Buddhism. Shintoism…
Axum
Caused Kush decline; a new power located in what is now Ethio…
Ethiopia
Another regional kingdom that Axum ultimately fell to
51 terms
AP World History Chapter 2
Shang
Zhou
Qin
Han
The dominant people in the earliest Chinese dynasty for which…
The people and dynasty that took over the dominant position i…
A people and state in the Wei Valley of eastern China that co…
Imperial dynasty that ruled China from 206 B.C.E to 221 C.E.,…
Shang
The dominant people in the earliest Chinese dynasty for which…
Zhou
The people and dynasty that took over the dominant position i…
32 terms
AP World History Chapter 16
Reformation
Martin Luther
Ninety-five Theses
German peasant revolts
This was a religious movement began in Germany when Martin Lu…
A German monk criticized the Roman Catholic Church in his Nin…
A set of theses written by Martin Luther that condemned some…
These were widespread uprisings of German peasants who were p…
Reformation
This was a religious movement began in Germany when Martin Lu…
Martin Luther
A German monk criticized the Roman Catholic Church in his Nin…
AP World History Strayer Chapter 1
Venus Figurines
Dreamtime
Clovis Culture
Megafaunal Extinction
Paleolithic carvings of the female form, often with exaggerat…
A complex worldview of Australia's Aboriginal peopel that hel…
The earliest widespread and distinctive culture of North Amer…
The dying-out of a number of large animal species, including…
Venus Figurines
Paleolithic carvings of the female form, often with exaggerat…
Dreamtime
A complex worldview of Australia's Aboriginal peopel that hel…
AP World History Chapter 1
Sumerian City-States
Sumer
Semitic Migrants
Sumerian Kings
Cities with experienced internal and external pressures that…
A land in the Southern half of Mesopotamia.
Nomadic herders who went to Mesopotamia from the Arabian and…
The individual rulers that establish themselves as Monarchs.
Sumerian City-States
Cities with experienced internal and external pressures that…
Sumer
A land in the Southern half of Mesopotamia.
49 terms
AP World History Chapter 1
Approximately, how long has an essenti…
Define Paleolithic (Old Stone Age)
Describe 3 key features or characteris…
Define homoerectus
2.5 million years ago
Ending in 12,000 BCE; typified by use of crude stone tools an…
Hunting and gathering, simple tools, and growing brain capacity
Upright, tool using humans.
Approximately, how long has an essenti…
2.5 million years ago
Define Paleolithic (Old Stone Age)
Ending in 12,000 BCE; typified by use of crude stone tools an…
39 terms
Ap World History Chapter 6
Islam
Bedouins
Shayks
Mecca
-Means "Submission" to One God (Allah)... -Unites the Arabs
-Small groups of nomadic people in Arabia... -Pastoralists... -Tent…
-Leaders of Tribes/Clans... -Rich... -Many Wives... -Large Herds of An…
-Founded By Umayyads... -Part of Quraysh... -Ka'Ba (the Holy Rock i…
Islam
-Means "Submission" to One God (Allah)... -Unites the Arabs
Bedouins
-Small groups of nomadic people in Arabia... -Pastoralists... -Tent…
67 terms
AP World History: Ancient World
Agriculture
Agrarian
Bands/ Clans
Barbarian
The deliberate effort to modify a portion of Earth's surface…
pertaining to land or its cultivation; Ex. agrarian reform, a…
extended family groups that generally lived together
without civilizing influences
Agriculture
The deliberate effort to modify a portion of Earth's surface…
Agrarian
pertaining to land or its cultivation; Ex. agrarian reform, a…
20 terms
AP World History Strayer Chapter 1
Venus Figurines
Dreamtime
Clovis Culture
Megafaunal Extinction
Paleolithic carvings of the female form, often with exaggerat…
A complex worldview of Australia's Aboriginal peopel that hel…
The earliest widespread and distinctive culture of North Amer…
The dying-out of a number of large animal species, including…
Venus Figurines
Paleolithic carvings of the female form, often with exaggerat…
Dreamtime
A complex worldview of Australia's Aboriginal peopel that hel…
19 terms
AP World History Chapter 11
Indian
Toltecs
Aztecs
Tenochtitlan
Misnomer created by Columbus when referring to indigenous Ame…
Nomadic peoples from beyond the northern frontier of sedentar…
The Mexica; one of the nomadic tribes that penetrated into th…
Founded circa 1325 on a marshy island in Lake Texcoco; became…
Indian
Misnomer created by Columbus when referring to indigenous Ame…
Toltecs
Nomadic peoples from beyond the northern frontier of sedentar…
51 terms
AP World History Chapter 21
Who founded the Mughal empire?
Which Ottoman sultan completed the lon…
What were Janissaries?
Which masterpiece of Ottoman construct…
Babur "the Tiger"
Mehmed II
professional slave soldiers who became a major political powe…
the Suleymaniye mosque
Who founded the Mughal empire?
Babur "the Tiger"
Which Ottoman sultan completed the lon…
Mehmed II
15 terms
AP World History Chapter 27
Akbar
Aurangzeb
Babur
Battle of Chaldiran
Most illustrious sultan of the Mughal Empire in India (r. 155…
Ruler of the Mughal Empire who rapidly brought about the dest…
Founder of Mughal dynasty
Battle between Ottoman Empire and Safavids where Ottoman arti…
Akbar
Most illustrious sultan of the Mughal Empire in India (r. 155…
Aurangzeb
Ruler of the Mughal Empire who rapidly brought about the dest…
AP World History Regions
North America
Caribbean
Latin America
Central Africa
North America
Caribbean
15 terms
Chapter 16 AP World History
Bhakti
Counter-Reformation
Nicholas Copernicus
Council of Trent
Hindu devotional movement that flourished in the early modern…
a movement of the Catholic Church, in reaction to the Reforma…
He believed in a heliocentric, or sun-centered, conception of…
1545-1563 - tried to address the problems that Luther and oth…
Bhakti
Hindu devotional movement that flourished in the early modern…
Counter-Reformation
a movement of the Catholic Church, in reaction to the Reforma…
13 terms
copy of AP World History Strayer Chapter 2
Norte Chico
Indus Valley
Central Asian/Oxus Civilization
Olmec Civilization
A region along the coast of Peru that possessed a highly-deve…
3rd millennium BC, Elaborately planned cities, standardized m…
Present day Afgainistan. Large gates and walls. Social hierar…
earliest known American civilization, located in southern Mex…
Norte Chico
A region along the coast of Peru that possessed a highly-deve…
Indus Valley
3rd millennium BC, Elaborately planned cities, standardized m…
31 terms
Ap World History Chapter 7
Abbasid Empire
Harun al Rashid
Women
Slaves
-Coalition with the Mawali... -Capital: Baghdad... -(Center of Lear…
-Extremely powerful and rich... -Abbasid Empire Caliph... -Used Per…
-Increased subjugation of women... -Confined and Secluded... -Could…
-Were prized for their:... -Education... -Beauty... -Entertainment pur…
Abbasid Empire
-Coalition with the Mawali... -Capital: Baghdad... -(Center of Lear…
Harun al Rashid
-Extremely powerful and rich... -Abbasid Empire Caliph... -Used Per…
AP World History Unit 2
Caste System
Patriarchy
Matriarchal
Mandate of Heaven
a class structure that is determined by birth. Loosely, it me…
A male dominated society
A female dominated society
an ancient Chinese belief and philosophical idea that tiān (h…
Caste System
a class structure that is determined by birth. Loosely, it me…
Patriarchy
A male dominated society
AP World History Chapter 4
Founder of Legalism
Time of Legalism
Place of Legalism
Founder of Confucianism
Han Fei
475 B.C.E
China
Confucius
Founder of Legalism
Han Fei
Time of Legalism
475 B.C.E
21 terms
AP World History: Chapter 12
Indians
Toltec culture
Topiltzin
Quetzalcoatl
misnomer created by Columbus when referring to indigenous New…
succeeded Teotihuacan culture in central Mexico; strong milit…
"religious leader and reformer of the Toltecs in 10th century…
Toltec deity; feathered serpent; adopted by Aztecs as a major…
Indians
misnomer created by Columbus when referring to indigenous New…
Toltec culture
succeeded Teotihuacan culture in central Mexico; strong milit…
20 terms
AP World History Chapter 15
Portuguese Empire
Trading Post Empire
Ferdinand Magellan
Spanish Empire
This is the term commonly used to describe how the Portuguese…
This is the type of empire established by the Portuguese in t…
Magellan was Portuguese but he sailed on behalf of Spain and…
Unlike the Portuguese who were only interested in controlling…
Portuguese Empire
This is the term commonly used to describe how the Portuguese…
Trading Post Empire
This is the type of empire established by the Portuguese in t…
13 terms
AP World History Regions
North America
Caribbean
Latin America
Central Africa
North America
Caribbean
40 terms
AP World History chapter 14 vocabulary
Muhammad Shah II
Khwarazm
Barbarian
Silk Road
Turkic ruler of Muslim Khwarazm kingdom; attempted to resist…
An old Islamic empire that was invaded by the Mongols under C…
(n) : a person in a savage, primitive state; uncivilized pers…
An ancient trade route between China and the Mediterranean Se…
Muhammad Shah II
Turkic ruler of Muslim Khwarazm kingdom; attempted to resist…
Khwarazm
An old Islamic empire that was invaded by the Mongols under C…
AP World History Unit 2
Caste System
Patriarchy
Matriarchal
Mandate of Heaven
a class structure that is determined by birth. Loosely, it me…
A male dominated society
A female dominated society
an ancient Chinese belief and philosophical idea that tiān (h…
Caste System
a class structure that is determined by birth. Loosely, it me…
Patriarchy
A male dominated society
1,520 terms
Complete AP World History Terms
Mesopotamia
Fertile Crescent
ziggurat
pictograms
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
The Tigris and Euphrates Rivers gave life to the first known…
A temple tower of ancient Mesopotamia, constructed of square…
A pictorial symbol or sign representing an object or concept
Mesopotamia
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
Fertile Crescent
The Tigris and Euphrates Rivers gave life to the first known…
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