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28 terms
Classical Period History
Polis
Trireme
Socrates
Direct democracy
City-state. The word politics comes from it
an ancient Greek or Roman war galley with three banks of oars.
Studied human behavior and ethics. believed in the absolute t…
Direct Democracy (also known as pure democracy) is a form of…
Polis
City-state. The word politics comes from it
Trireme
an ancient Greek or Roman war galley with three banks of oars.
141 terms
Classical History Test 2
What nation is Rome under?
Around 500 BC what do the Latins form…
Roman Camillus
Sacks and plunders Rome in 387
Latium
The Latin Leauge
In 396, he takes Veii, levels and annexes it.
Gauls
What nation is Rome under?
Latium
Around 500 BC what do the Latins form…
The Latin Leauge
16 terms
Music History Classical Pieces
London Symphony
Jupiter Symphony
Cosi fan tutte
Oxford Symphony
Haydn
Mozart
Mozart
Haydn
London Symphony
Haydn
Jupiter Symphony
Mozart
34 terms
World History (Classical Societies)
Confucius
Meritocracy
Achievements of the Han Dynasty
Qin Shi Huangdi
Founder of Confucianism
Being in position because you are qualified
Paper/printing, compass, seismograph, steel, gunpowder, porce…
Founder of the Qin Dynasty, united the warring states
Confucius
Founder of Confucianism
Meritocracy
Being in position because you are qualified
29 terms
Classical Period Music History
Sonata Form
Stil Galante/Rococo Style
Empfindsamer Stile
Theme/Variation Form
The most popular form of the Classical Period. Simply ABA' fo…
Elegant, pleasing, diatonic, homophonic.... example: Mozart's Di…
Created by C.P.E Bach, influenced by Frescobaldi's Phantastic…
The repetition of a clearly defined melodic unit-The Theme- w…
Sonata Form
The most popular form of the Classical Period. Simply ABA' fo…
Stil Galante/Rococo Style
Elegant, pleasing, diatonic, homophonic.... example: Mozart's Di…
World History 1 - Classical China
Classical Chinese culture was centered…
Migratory invaders raided Chinese sett…
The Great Wall of China was built by..…
A ruling family in called a...
HUANG HE/YELLOW
NORTH
QIN SHIN HUANGDI
DYNASTY
Classical Chinese culture was centered…
HUANG HE/YELLOW
Migratory invaders raided Chinese sett…
NORTH
World History- Classical China
Confucius
Analects
Daoism
Legalism
Philosopher who tried to restore order and structure in China
Sayings and ideas attributed to Confucius
A philosophy that wanted people to live in harmony with nature
A philosophy that believed in strict punishment and said that…
Confucius
Philosopher who tried to restore order and structure in China
Analects
Sayings and ideas attributed to Confucius
12 terms
World History 1: Classical India and China
Mauryan Empire
Gupta Empire
Confucius
Bureaucracy
This empire of India had veterinary clinics, free hospitals a…
This empire of India flourished by trading on the Silk Road.…
China's most influential scholar who stressed the five basic…
Consists of a system of departments and agencies for running…
Mauryan Empire
This empire of India had veterinary clinics, free hospitals a…
Gupta Empire
This empire of India flourished by trading on the Silk Road.…
World History 1 - Classical Greece
The civilization of Greece arose in so…
To the south of Greece lies the ....Sea
To the east of Greece lies the....Sea
Since Greece is surrounded by water, i…
WATER
MEDITERRANEAN
AEGEAN
BALKAN
The civilization of Greece arose in so…
WATER
To the south of Greece lies the ....Sea
MEDITERRANEAN
32 terms
Classical Greece ( 5 ) -HISTORY
Sea
Land
Climate
Mycenaeans
Aegean Sea... Black Sea ... Ionian Sea ... trade is important because…
-mountains divided the land into different regions this cause…
48-80' made for an out door life style -public issues, news,…
1) settled on greek main land... 2) Mycenae - main city -protect…
Sea
Aegean Sea... Black Sea ... Ionian Sea ... trade is important because…
Land
-mountains divided the land into different regions this cause…
16 terms
History Classical Europe
tetzel
charles VII
anne boleyn
medici family
Sold indulgences
Became the King of France after Joan of Arc drove the English…
the second wife of King Henry VIII, who gave birth to Elizabe…
powerful banking family who ruled Florence in the 1400s, patr…
tetzel
Sold indulgences
charles VII
Became the King of France after Joan of Arc drove the English…
47 terms
AP World History - Classical Civilizations
Mayan Empire
Tikal
Mauryan Empire
Gupta Empire
located in Central America -- collection of city states under…
the most important Mayan political center
located in India -- founded by Chandragupta Maurya -- Ashoka…
located in India -- rose from the decline of the Mauryan Empi…
Mayan Empire
located in Central America -- collection of city states under…
Tikal
the most important Mayan political center
9 terms
history- classical china
confucius
analects
daoism
legalism
attempted to restore order and structure... many ignored, some r…
a collection of short literary or philosophical extracts
based on the teachings of Laozi (real or fake?)... unconcerned w…
very strict and harsh ... laws... government philosophy... humans born…
confucius
attempted to restore order and structure... many ignored, some r…
analects
a collection of short literary or philosophical extracts
15 terms
History Finals- Classical China
Confucius
Mencius
Laozi
Qin Shihuangdi
CLASSICAL CHINA... -Kong Fu Zi... -Master Philosopher Kong... -Founder…
CLASSICAL CHINA... -Spokesman for Confucian School... -Emphasized g…
CLASSICAL CHINA... -Founder of Daoism... -Wrote Daodejing (Classic…
CLASSICAL CHINA... -First emperor- King of Qin ... -Unified China... -…
Confucius
CLASSICAL CHINA... -Kong Fu Zi... -Master Philosopher Kong... -Founder…
Mencius
CLASSICAL CHINA... -Spokesman for Confucian School... -Emphasized g…
14 terms
History Finals- Classical India
Chandragupta Maurya
Kautalya
Ashoka Maurya
Chandra Gupta
CLASSICAL INDIA... -Laid foundation for Mauryan Empire (first ce…
CLASSICAL INDIA... -A careful/systematic advisor for Chandragupt…
CLASSICAL INDIA... -Grandson of Chandragupta... -Conquered Kalinga…
CLASSICAL INDIA... -Arose the Gupta Dynasty... -Forged alliances wi…
Chandragupta Maurya
CLASSICAL INDIA... -Laid foundation for Mauryan Empire (first ce…
Kautalya
CLASSICAL INDIA... -A careful/systematic advisor for Chandragupt…
17 terms
History 1 :: Classical features
Dates
Composers
Genres
String Quartet
1740 - 1825
Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven
String Quartet - Quinten Quartet, Haydn ... Serenade - Eine Klei…
Popular ensemble in the classical era, composed of 2 violins,…
Dates
1740 - 1825
Composers
Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven
24 terms
World History-Classical Era
Aryan
Varnas
Caste System
Brahmin
-Herding nomads who settled in India... -Influenced the region
-Aryan Social Structure... -Helped maintain order between the in…
-Born into it and cannot leave... -Defined by family lineage and…
-Possessor of Brahma(Hindu God)... -Priests; learned professions…
Aryan
-Herding nomads who settled in India... -Influenced the region
Varnas
-Aryan Social Structure... -Helped maintain order between the in…
74 terms
Music History Classical
Born in Salzburg, Austria
Small rural town, run by archbishop
Father, Leopold, was well educated
Family ran a book bindery, but Leopold…
Mozart
Mozart
Mozart
Mozart
Born in Salzburg, Austria
Mozart
Small rural town, run by archbishop
Mozart
55 terms
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…
12 terms
History: Classical Hinduism
Kshatryias
Brahmins
Artha
Karma
The warriors (protects people)
The priestly class (can study scriptures)
Material gain 4 ends of man
Pleasure (4 emds of man)
Kshatryias
The warriors (protects people)
Brahmins
The priestly class (can study scriptures)
24 terms
History- Classical China
Mandate of Heaven
Zhou
Qin
Han
The authority to rule from the gods. Rulers were supposed to…
The rulers that claimed the Mandate of Heaven from the Shangs…
The dynasty that claimed the Mandate of Heaven from the Zhou…
The Liu Bang dynasty claimed the Mandate of Heaven from the Q…
Mandate of Heaven
The authority to rule from the gods. Rulers were supposed to…
Zhou
The rulers that claimed the Mandate of Heaven from the Shangs…
27 terms
History Classical Greece
Battle of Mararthon
Battle of Thermopylae
Leonidas
Themistocles
Phyndipidee ran from Athens to Sparta(140 miles) to warn Spar…
Battle in Persian wars in which army of 300 spartans held off…
King who led Spartans in Thermopylae
Athenian general...lied to Xerxes
Battle of Mararthon
Phyndipidee ran from Athens to Sparta(140 miles) to warn Spar…
Battle of Thermopylae
Battle in Persian wars in which army of 300 spartans held off…
42 terms
Music History--Classical
sonata form
coda
opera buffa
Köchel (nos.)
...
...
'comic opera'; usually with happy ending, though certainly no…
catalogued Mozart pieces
sonata form
...
coda
...
26 terms
History Classical Europe
Urban 2
justinian
theodora
bosporus strait
Called for first crusade
Byzantine emperor who held the eastern frontier of his empire…
Justinian's wife
-connect the Black Sea and the Aegean Sea, which leads to the…
Urban 2
Called for first crusade
justinian
Byzantine emperor who held the eastern frontier of his empire…
27 terms
World History Classical Era
Qin Dynasty
Han Dynasty
Mauryan
Gupta
220-206 BCE
206 BCE - 220 CE
4th Century-180 BCE
3rd Century BCE - 550 CE
Qin Dynasty
220-206 BCE
Han Dynasty
206 BCE - 220 CE
37 terms
World History Post-Classical
Mesoamerica
Olmec
Chavin
Moche
"Middle America" (Mexico)
Flourished in Mesoamerica between 1200 and 400 BCE; influenci…
In South America; prospered between 900 and 250 BCE
one of the civilizations in South America (area of modern day…
Mesoamerica
"Middle America" (Mexico)
Olmec
Flourished in Mesoamerica between 1200 and 400 BCE; influenci…
40 terms
Art History: Greece (Classical)
Kritios Boy
480 BCE
contrapposto
archaic smile
Kritios Boy years?
the Kritios Boy was the introduction of what?
what does the kritios boy lack that kouroi had?
Kritios Boy
480 BCE
Kritios Boy years?
23 terms
History 2 Classical Terms
Cadenza
Chamber Music
Coda
Development
Fanciful solo passage displaying virtuosity of soloist; found…
For small ensembles (2~10 players), with one player to a part…
Latin: "Tail". Concluding section usu. added to sonata form t…
Second main section of the sonata-allegro form; themes from E…
Cadenza
Fanciful solo passage displaying virtuosity of soloist; found…
Chamber Music
For small ensembles (2~10 players), with one player to a part…
34 terms
World History Classical Civilizations
Minoans
Homer
Iliad and Odyssey
Polis
Seafaring and trading people that lived on Crete
Blind storyteller who wrote epics like Iliad and Odyssey
Epics written by Homer
A Greek city-state
Minoans
Seafaring and trading people that lived on Crete
Homer
Blind storyteller who wrote epics like Iliad and Odyssey
58 terms
Music History Classical
CH 20:... MUSICAL TASTE/STYLE IN THE ENLI…
Cosmopolitan style
Enlightenment
How Enlightenment affected art
Eighteenth-century Europe dominated by strong political power…
differences btw countries decrease... -marriages btw powerful fa…
18th century (1700s) ... Central themes = Reason, Nature, Progre…
-Demand for artists... -Depicted everyday lives of common ppl... -N…
CH 20:... MUSICAL TASTE/STYLE IN THE ENLI…
Eighteenth-century Europe dominated by strong political power…
Cosmopolitan style
differences btw countries decrease... -marriages btw powerful fa…
40 terms
WORLD HISTORY- Chapter 7- The "Classical Era" in the East
Aryans
Hinduism
reincarnation
caste system
Warrior people who arrived in the Indus River Valley from Asi…
A religion and philosophy developed in ancient India, charact…
In Hinduism and Buddhism, the process by which a soul is rebo…
A Hindu social class system that controlled every aspect of d…
Aryans
Warrior people who arrived in the Indus River Valley from Asi…
Hinduism
A religion and philosophy developed in ancient India, charact…
42 terms
Classical Greece History Test
Spartan slaves
Aegean island believed to be a holy spot
Broken piece of pottery
High city
Helots
Delos
Ostracon
Acropolis
Spartan slaves
Helots
Aegean island believed to be a holy spot
Delos
81 terms
Classical Mediterranean History Final
Paleolithic
Neolithic Revolution
Nomadic
Pastoralism
the stone age (2.6 million years ago- 15000 BCE)
transition of hunting/gathering to settling/agriculture (8000…
moving from one place to another for survival
a way of life based entirely on the domestication of animals
Paleolithic
the stone age (2.6 million years ago- 15000 BCE)
Neolithic Revolution
transition of hunting/gathering to settling/agriculture (8000…
8 terms
World History: Classical China
Civil Service System
Confucius
Silk
Great Wall of China
system stating that officials should gain jobs by passing exams
founder of Confucianism
most valuable Chinese product
built by the Qin dynasty to protect against outside invaders
Civil Service System
system stating that officials should gain jobs by passing exams
Confucius
founder of Confucianism
37 terms
World History: Classical Civilization
Dynasty
City-State
Pax Romana
Empire
Ruling family, many generations of rulers
Political unit made up of a city and surrounding land
200 years of peace in Roman Empire
Government spread over large area covering many territories a…
Dynasty
Ruling family, many generations of rulers
City-State
Political unit made up of a city and surrounding land
9 terms
History of Music_Exam: Classical
The Enlightenment
Classical: Characteristics
Classical: New Genre
Classical Form
Reason... Science... Universality
Symmetrical... Clarity... Public... International
String Quartet... Symphony... Opera Buffa
Minuet... Rondo... Sonata Form
The Enlightenment
Reason... Science... Universality
Classical: Characteristics
Symmetrical... Clarity... Public... International
43 terms
AP History - Classical China
feudal structure, *regional supporters…
developments of the Zhou Dynasty
military leaders respected above schol…
Why did the Zhou Dynasty end?
Zhou Dynasty
expanded territory - Yangzi River Valley... ended primitive reli…
Zhou Dynasty
Independent armies formed, and warring states weakened it. (E…
feudal structure, *regional supporters…
Zhou Dynasty
developments of the Zhou Dynasty
expanded territory - Yangzi River Valley... ended primitive reli…
19 terms
Classical Era Vocabulary (world history)
Filial Piety
Caste System
Tyrant
Oligarchy
In Confucian philosophy, filial piety (Chinese: 孝, xiào) is a…
The caste system in India is a system of social stratificatio…
A cruel and oppressive ruler.
A small group of people having control of a country, organiza…
Filial Piety
In Confucian philosophy, filial piety (Chinese: 孝, xiào) is a…
Caste System
The caste system in India is a system of social stratificatio…
24 terms
Classical Conversations Cycle 3 History
Week 1... Tell me about Columbus
Week 2... Tell me about the Pilgrims
Week 3... Tell me about the Boston Tea Pa…
Week 4... Tell me about the Declaration o…
In 1492, Columbus made the first of four trips to the Caribbe…
In 1620, the Pilgrims from Plymouth, England signed the Mayfl…
In 1773, colonists dressed as Mohawks dumped tea from the Bri…
In 1776, the Continental Congress published the Declaration o…
Week 1... Tell me about Columbus
In 1492, Columbus made the first of four trips to the Caribbe…
Week 2... Tell me about the Pilgrims
In 1620, the Pilgrims from Plymouth, England signed the Mayfl…
54 terms
AP History - Classical India
first ruler of the Mauryan dynasty; se…
Chandragupta's grandson; bloodthirsty…
political advisor to Chandragupta, wro…
ruler who invaded India; made contact…
Chandragupta Maurya
Ashoka
Kautilya
Alexander the Great
first ruler of the Mauryan dynasty; se…
Chandragupta Maurya
Chandragupta's grandson; bloodthirsty…
Ashoka
46 terms
World History - Classical Greece
Alexander the Great
Athens
City-state
Classical Art
ruler of greece
city/capital in greece
city & its surrounding lands
special art of ancient Greece & Rome
Alexander the Great
ruler of greece
Athens
city/capital in greece
53 terms
Chp. 6 Classical Mythology and History
Adonis
aegis
amazon
ambrosial
very handsome young man (from _____, handsome youth loved by…
Shield or protection; auspices; sponsorship (from _____ prote…
tall, strong, bold woman (from the ______, mythological race…
exceptionally pleasing to taste or smell; extremely delicious…
Adonis
very handsome young man (from _____, handsome youth loved by…
aegis
Shield or protection; auspices; sponsorship (from _____ prote…
40 terms
Art History- Classical & Hellenistic
Propylaia
what are the parts of the Acropolis?
Stele
Pathos
entrance to the acropolis
Temple of Athena Nike, Parthenon, Propyleia, Erechtheion, Car…
Upright stone slab
quality that evokes pity or sadness
Propylaia
entrance to the acropolis
what are the parts of the Acropolis?
Temple of Athena Nike, Parthenon, Propyleia, Erechtheion, Car…
18 terms
Classical Greek History
Darius
Thermoplyae
Plataea
Xerxes
king of Persia and launches first invasion into Greece
pass where Greeks try to stop the Persians
Greeks beat the Persians on land
son of Darius; sends a big expedition
Darius
king of Persia and launches first invasion into Greece
Thermoplyae
pass where Greeks try to stop the Persians
44 terms
AP History - Classical Mediterranean
conqueror who established the Persian…
successor to Cyrus, centralized tax co…
Athenian political leader, guided deve…
ruled Macedonia; conquered Greece
Cyrus the Great
Darius
Pericles
Philip of Macedonia
conqueror who established the Persian…
Cyrus the Great
successor to Cyrus, centralized tax co…
Darius
41 terms
Classical History Terms
C. P. E. Bach
J. C. Bach
Domenico Scarlatti
Giovanni Battista Pergolesi
(1714-1788) Influential German composer in the transition bet…
(1685-1750) German composer. He enriched established German s…
(1685-1757) Italian composer who spent much of his life in th…
(1710-1736) Italian composer, organist, and violinist.
C. P. E. Bach
(1714-1788) Influential German composer in the transition bet…
J. C. Bach
(1685-1750) German composer. He enriched established German s…
31 terms
Music History Midterm (Classical)
Alberti Bass
Antecedent/Consequent
Esterházy family
London Symphonies
a pattern of accompaniment whereby, instead of having the pit…
the opening, incomplete-sounding phrase of a melody; often fo…
Esterházy family... the richest and most influential among the G…
the twelve symphonies composed by Joseph Haydn for performanc…
Alberti Bass
a pattern of accompaniment whereby, instead of having the pit…
Antecedent/Consequent
the opening, incomplete-sounding phrase of a melody; often fo…
42 terms
Classical Mediterranean History Final
Paleolithic
Neolithic Revolution
Nomadic
Pastoral/Pastoralism
Old stone age-hunter & gatherer society, women were an integr…
Changed human society from one that relied on hunting to one…
People who move around a lot in bands of 20-30 men, women, ch…
Raising livestock and moving with them to find better pasture…
Paleolithic
Old stone age-hunter & gatherer society, women were an integr…
Neolithic Revolution
Changed human society from one that relied on hunting to one…
52 terms
Classical Mythology and History
Adonis (n.)
aegis (n.)
amazon (n.)
ambrosial (adj.)
very handsome young man
shield or protection; auspices
tall, strong, bold woman
exceptionally pleasing to taste or smell
Adonis (n.)
very handsome young man
aegis (n.)
shield or protection; auspices
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