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AP World Prep - Cultures
Classical Greek Culture
slavery in Greece and Rome
yin and yang
age grade
Gods with human characteristics, Olympic games, tragedy and c…
slave labor was widely used, neither culture found much need…
in ancient chinese belief, the opposing forces that bring bal…
an age group into which children were placed in Bantu societi…
Classical Greek Culture
Gods with human characteristics, Olympic games, tragedy and c…
slavery in Greece and Rome
slave labor was widely used, neither culture found much need…
101 terms
AP World- African cultures
Jared Diamond- 2 advantages
North/ South movement in
East/ West movement in
African Civilizations
1.) Domesticated animals... 2.) East/ west trade and travel
Africa and Americas
Han, Rome, and India
Axum, Meroe, Niger River Valley, and Bantu
Jared Diamond- 2 advantages
1.) Domesticated animals... 2.) East/ west trade and travel
North/ South movement in
Africa and Americas
38 terms
Chapter One AP World Cultures
What were three big concepts? (2.5 mil…
What were four late Paleolithic develo…
Two important items of the Neolithic R…
Agriculture starts at end of ice age d…
-Hunting skills-paleolithic... -Agriculture-neolithic revolution…
-Hunter gatherers could not support large amounts of people... -…
-This era centers around the start/development of agriculture…
-Population increase... -Retreat of large big game animals
What were three big concepts? (2.5 mil…
-Hunting skills-paleolithic... -Agriculture-neolithic revolution…
What were four late Paleolithic develo…
-Hunter gatherers could not support large amounts of people... -…
19 terms
AP World History - Cultural Identification
Carved Stone Head from the Olmecs
Parthenon from Athens, Greece
Pantheon from Rome
Hanging Gardens of Babylon
Carved Stone Head from the Olmecs
Parthenon from Athens, Greece
19 terms
AP World History - Cultural Identification
Carved Stone Head from the Olmecs
Parthenon from Athens, Greece
Pantheon from Rome
Hanging Gardens of Babylon
Carved Stone Head from the Olmecs
Parthenon from Athens, Greece
25 terms
AP World Culture
What was spiritual aspect?
Art and Architecture in the Green Folder
Judaism in the Purple Folder
Hinduism in the Purple Folder
○ Circular Timeline ... ○ Religion: Unsure about what they actu…
○ Cave Paintings: Made with natural paints, shows leisure tim…
§ Hebrew: Language ... § Diaspora: Jewish communities away from…
§ Vedas: Holy text ... § Brahmins: Highest caste ... § Sanskrit:…
What was spiritual aspect?
○ Circular Timeline ... ○ Religion: Unsure about what they actu…
Art and Architecture in the Green Folder
○ Cave Paintings: Made with natural paints, shows leisure tim…
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ap world Chinese culture
(2)Chinese views of nature emphasized
(2)which of the following groups was c…
(2)Women in Han chinese society
(2)The Qin dynasty differed from the Z…
Harmony and balance
Merchants
Sometimes become quite powerful in a household
it was more centralized
(2)Chinese views of nature emphasized
Harmony and balance
(2)which of the following groups was c…
Merchants
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[AP World] Art and Culture
Race, class, gender, religion
Technologies
The pro-democratic protests in 2010 in…
-UN Declaration of Human Rights... -White…
What new art and culture challenged
What allows for the spread of culture/tradition
Arab Spring
What triggered Arab Spring
Race, class, gender, religion
What new art and culture challenged
Technologies
What allows for the spread of culture/tradition
19 terms
AP World History - Cultural Identification
Carved Stone Head from the Olmecs
Parthenon from Athens, Greece
Pantheon from Rome
Hanging Gardens of Babylon
Carved Stone Head from the Olmecs
Parthenon from Athens, Greece
81 terms
chapter 10 ap world cultures
TaNaKh
torah
nevi'im
ketuvim
also known as the old testament, and hbrew bible made up of t…
the 5 books of moses
the book of the prophets
additional historical, poetic and philosophical writings
TaNaKh
also known as the old testament, and hbrew bible made up of t…
torah
the 5 books of moses
25 terms
AP World Cultures Test Review
Gramm-Rudman-Hollings Act
The Contras
William Gibson
The New Right
Required automatic cutting government spending with the defic…
An army recruited, financed, and armed by the CIA
Warned that technology might someday take over the world
Supported school prayer and a strong defense
Gramm-Rudman-Hollings Act
Required automatic cutting government spending with the defic…
The Contras
An army recruited, financed, and armed by the CIA
75 terms
AP World Cultures: Chapter 3
What happened to both mesopotamia and…
why have historians called the late Br…
By 1500 B.C.E Mesopotamia was divided…
Who were the hittites? What important…
They succumbed to outside invaders,eventually the outside wer…
Meaning a time of widely shared cultures and lifestyles
Babylonia in the south, Assyria in the north. the city of Bab…
Speakers of an info- European language, who became increasing…
What happened to both mesopotamia and…
They succumbed to outside invaders,eventually the outside wer…
why have historians called the late Br…
Meaning a time of widely shared cultures and lifestyles
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Pre-AP World Cultures Final
The creation of twantinsuyu can be des…
The Temple of the sun indicates that t…
What is the only element of the classi…
By 1500, ________ disappeared from nor…
gradual
support for imperial rule
writing
civilization
The creation of twantinsuyu can be des…
gradual
The Temple of the sun indicates that t…
support for imperial rule
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AP World 8: Commerce and Culture
Silk Roads
Black Death
Indian Ocean Trading Network
Borobudur
the most famous of the trading routes established by pastoral…
The common name for a major outbreak of plague that spread ac…
The world's largest sea-based system of comunication and exch…
The largest Buddhist monument ever built. It is a mountainous…
Silk Roads
the most famous of the trading routes established by pastoral…
Black Death
The common name for a major outbreak of plague that spread ac…
11 terms
AP World Civ - Minoan Culture
Crete/Krete
Greek
Minos
Knossos
Island off of Greece where Minoan culture started
Minoan culture influenced which Classical civilization?
Famous King of Crete; all Kings might have taken this name; c…
Minoans established many palace cities all throughout Crete,…
Crete/Krete
Island off of Greece where Minoan culture started
Greek
Minoan culture influenced which Classical civilization?
71 terms
AP World History - Unit: 5 World Cultures in the Modern Era
Western Front
Faisal
Theodore Herzl
Balfour Declaration
A line of trenches and fortifications in World War I that str…
(1885-1993) Arab prince, leader of the Arab Revolt in World W…
(1860-1904) Austrian journalist and founder of the Zionist mo…
Statement issued by Britain's Foreign Secretary Arthur Balfou…
Western Front
A line of trenches and fortifications in World War I that str…
Faisal
(1885-1993) Arab prince, leader of the Arab Revolt in World W…
33 terms
AP World Cultures Chapter Four Test (Greeks)
How did Greek civilization begin?
Where did Greek civilization begin?
What was the western edge of Anatolia…
What were the abundant resources in Gr…
Had access to foreign sources of raw materials and markets
Aegean Isles
Ionia
Farming products, building stone, marble, and clay
How did Greek civilization begin?
Had access to foreign sources of raw materials and markets
Where did Greek civilization begin?
Aegean Isles
12 terms
AP World Cultures Chapter Three Test (Phoenicians)
Who were the Phoenicians?
What industries did the Phoenicians re…
What was the writing system?
How did Tyre become the predominant Ph…
From Syria-Palestine and present day Lebanon who considered t…
Cedar wood and purple dye
Alphabetical system of two dozen consonants
Close alliance with Israel
Who were the Phoenicians?
From Syria-Palestine and present day Lebanon who considered t…
What industries did the Phoenicians re…
Cedar wood and purple dye
14 terms
Semester 1 Pre-AP World Cultures Islam
Muhammad
monotheism
Muslim
Ka'bah
According to Muslims, a prophet who received the word of God
Belief in one God
A follower of Islam
A shrine in Mecca, and one of the holiest places according to…
Muhammad
According to Muslims, a prophet who received the word of God
monotheism
Belief in one God
20 terms
AP World Cultures Chapter Four Test (Persians)
How do we know about the Persians and…
How has this controversy been corrected?
What is Persian like geographically?
What trade did the Persians specialize…
Comes from the Greeks, and is controversial because we are un…
Discoveries and analysis of written material
Bounded my mountains, with desert in the south and east, and…
Mineral resources and metals
How do we know about the Persians and…
Comes from the Greeks, and is controversial because we are un…
How has this controversy been corrected?
Discoveries and analysis of written material
20 terms
AP World Cultures Chapter Three Test (Israel)
What two characteristics define early…
How was Israel set up geographically a…
Where does the early history of the Is…
In what script was the history of Isra…
All knowing deity
Linked Mesopotamia to Egypt and was surrounded by desert, dif…
Hebrew Bible
Phoenician script
What two characteristics define early…
All knowing deity
How was Israel set up geographically a…
Linked Mesopotamia to Egypt and was surrounded by desert, dif…
32 terms
Semester 1 Pre-AP World Cultures Review
Boers
Apartheid
Inflation
Malaria
Afrikaner frontier farmers in South Africa
South Africa's government policy of separation of races that…
The rice of prices that occurs when currency loses it's buyin…
A disease spread by mosquitos that caused fever and pain
Boers
Afrikaner frontier farmers in South Africa
Apartheid
South Africa's government policy of separation of races that…
82 terms
PreAP World Cultures - Final Review
In 600, the East and Wes halves of Rom…
The history of the greek language in t…
Justinians attempt of reunification wa…
The title "tsar" indicates that Bulgar…
Growing apart
Remained in use under Roman Rule
Partially successful but costly
Roman emperors
In 600, the East and Wes halves of Rom…
Growing apart
The history of the greek language in t…
Remained in use under Roman Rule
82 terms
PreAP World Cultures - Final Review
In 600, the East and Wes halves of Rom…
The history of the greek language in t…
Justinians attempt of reunification wa…
The title "tsar" indicates that Bulgar…
Growing apart
Remained in use under Roman Rule
Partially successful but costly
Roman emperors
In 600, the East and Wes halves of Rom…
Growing apart
The history of the greek language in t…
Remained in use under Roman Rule
6 terms
AP World History: Teohuacan Culture
Time period?
Geography?
What was America's first metropolis?
What are chinampas?
(100 - 700 CE)
1. Architectural structures in the highlands of Mexico... 2. Lak…
Teotihuacan, also a ceremonial centre
swampy islands enlarged to become floating gardens
Time period?
(100 - 700 CE)
Geography?
1. Architectural structures in the highlands of Mexico... 2. Lak…
18 terms
AP World Cultures Chapter Three Test (The Aegeans)
Why is the rise and success of Greek s…
Who were the the first European people…
Where did the name for the Minoan civi…
What was the influence of other civili…
Had to import all of their assets
Minoans of Crete
King Minos
Wide spread trading, design of buildings, government, and wri…
Why is the rise and success of Greek s…
Had to import all of their assets
Who were the the first European people…
Minoans of Crete
14 terms
AP World Art&Cultural Terms
All Quiet on the Western Front
Avante-garde
Dada Movement
stream of consciousness prose
Maria Remarque's novel about the dehumanizing effects of WW1…
Artists of the Dada Movement
when shock and absurdism was used to push the boundaries of w…
when people attempted to recapture the workings of the human…
All Quiet on the Western Front
Maria Remarque's novel about the dehumanizing effects of WW1…
Avante-garde
Artists of the Dada Movement
72 terms
Culture - World Geography Pre-AP
animism
acculturation
assimilation
caste system
belief in divine forces in nature
adopting cultural traits
adapting to the cultural aspects of the second group
division among hindus; social class
animism
belief in divine forces in nature
acculturation
adopting cultural traits
10 terms
AP World: First Empires an Common Cultures
alphabet
empire
mandate of heaven
monotheism
A new system of writing using relatively few letters (22) dev…
A group of states or different ethnic groups brought together…
Ideology established by Zhou dynasts to communicate the moral…
The belief in only one god.
alphabet
A new system of writing using relatively few letters (22) dev…
empire
A group of states or different ethnic groups brought together…
12 terms
Chapter 7 Commerce and Culture AP World
Time period
Motivations for trade
Effects of trade
Trade spread
500-1500
-eneven distribution of goods and resources, whether natural…
-motivated specializations of certain labors or production of…
-religions... -technological innovations... -disease ... -plants and a…
Time period
500-1500
Motivations for trade
-eneven distribution of goods and resources, whether natural…
55 terms
Chapter 5- AP world history cultural traditions
Characteristics that apply everywhere
How does a written language become ful…
True or False: all of china was under…
What determined social structure in Zh…
1)foundation of collective understanding... 2)Conflict between…
when written language becomes art it is fully developed.
not all of china was under zhou rule→ biggest, strongest and…
how close to the land you were determined social ... structures
Characteristics that apply everywhere
1)foundation of collective understanding... 2)Conflict between…
How does a written language become ful…
when written language becomes art it is fully developed.
11 terms
World Cultures
Asia
New Delhi
Hindi & English
Taj Mahal
India's Continent
India's Capital
India's Language
India's Famous Site
Asia
India's Continent
New Delhi
India's Capital
18 terms
Chapter 11: Mesoamerica (AP World Cultures)
Indian
Toltecs
Aztecs
Tenochtitlan
Misnomer created by Columbus when referring to indigenous New…
Nomadic peoples form 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 New…
Toltecs
Nomadic peoples form beyond the northern frontier of sedentar…
20 terms
4. Renaissance (HDHS World Cultures)
Italian Renaissance
Northern Renaissance
Humanism
Individualism
The ___ was a rebirth of learning that started in Italy in th…
The ____ was a revival of learning that took place in Norther…
___ is the study of human accomplishment and learning.
___ is the belief in the power and dignity of individuals. Ma…
Italian Renaissance
The ___ was a rebirth of learning that started in Italy in th…
Northern Renaissance
The ____ was a revival of learning that took place in Norther…
54 terms
Pre-AP World Cultures Unit 4 Review
Baibars
Bakufu
Battle of Lepanto
Boers
Commanders of the Mamluk forces during the 13th century C.E.
Japanese shogunate houses
Naval battle between Spain and the Ottoman Empire during 1571
Dutch settlers in the Cape Colony, which was located in south…
Baibars
Commanders of the Mamluk forces during the 13th century C.E.
Bakufu
Japanese shogunate houses
52 terms
PreAP World Cultures - Unit 1 Review
Alexander the Great
Athens
Augustus Caesar
Bronze
Alexander the Great was born in 356 BCE in Macedonia. He conq…
Athens was a Greek city state in central Greece in 1000 BCE.…
Augustus Caesar was a grandnephew for Julius Caesar and was o…
Bronze is a metal alloy that is made of copper and tin. I was…
Alexander the Great
Alexander the Great was born in 356 BCE in Macedonia. He conq…
Athens
Athens was a Greek city state in central Greece in 1000 BCE.…
52 terms
PreAP World Cultures - Unit 1 Review
Alexander the Great
Athens
Augustus Caesar
Bronze
Alexander the Great was born in 356 BCE in Macedonia. He conq…
Athens was a Greek city state in central Greece in 1000 BCE.…
Augustus Caesar was a grandnephew for Julius Caesar and was o…
Bronze is a metal alloy that is made of copper and tin. I was…
Alexander the Great
Alexander the Great was born in 356 BCE in Macedonia. He conq…
Athens
Athens was a Greek city state in central Greece in 1000 BCE.…
9 terms
Unit 2 World Cultures Pre-AP vocabulary
government
economy
maps
categorize
the group of people who control and make decisions for a coun…
the process or system by which goods and services are produce…
a picture or chart that shows the rivers, mountains, and stre…
to put (someone or something) into a group of similar people…
government
the group of people who control and make decisions for a coun…
economy
the process or system by which goods and services are produce…
54 terms
PreAP World Cultures - Unit 4 Review
Baibars
Bakufu
Battle of Lepanto
Boers
Commanders of the Mamluk forces during the 13th century C.E.
Japanese shogunate houses
Naval battle between Spain and the Ottoman Empire during 1571
Dutch settlers in the Cape Colony, which was located in south…
Baibars
Commanders of the Mamluk forces during the 13th century C.E.
Bakufu
Japanese shogunate houses
22 terms
AP World Cultures: Imperial China Vocab/Terms
great wall
Daoism
Nature
Paper
began to be built during the rule of the qin
Urged passive acceptance of the disorder of the world, denial…
Like the romans, the Chinese attempted to worship and appease…
The Chinese were the first to make. Perhaps as early as the 2…
great wall
began to be built during the rule of the qin
Daoism
Urged passive acceptance of the disorder of the world, denial…
15 terms
AP World 5: Eurasian Cultural Traditions
Legalism
Confucianism
Ban Zhao
Daoism
A Chinese philosophy that was generally pessimistic about hum…
A Chinese philosophy that stated that China could not be unit…
A woman writer who supported Confucius ideals. She called for…
This Chinese philosophy is often seen as complimentary to Con…
Legalism
A Chinese philosophy that was generally pessimistic about hum…
Confucianism
A Chinese philosophy that stated that China could not be unit…
82 terms
PreAP World Cultures - Final Review
In 600, the East and Wes halves of Rom…
The history of the greek language in t…
Justinians attempt of reunification wa…
The title "tsar" indicates that Bulgar…
Growing apart
Remained in use under Roman Rule
Partially successful but costly
Roman emperors
In 600, the East and Wes halves of Rom…
Growing apart
The history of the greek language in t…
Remained in use under Roman Rule
82 terms
PreAP World Cultures - Final Review
In 600, the East and Wes halves of Rom…
The history of the greek language in t…
Justinians attempt of reunification wa…
The title "tsar" indicates that Bulgar…
Growing apart
Remained in use under Roman Rule
Partially successful but costly
Roman emperors
In 600, the East and Wes halves of Rom…
Growing apart
The history of the greek language in t…
Remained in use under Roman Rule
33 terms
PreAP World Cultures - Final Review
In 600, the East and Wes halves of Rom…
The history of the greek language in t…
Justinians attempt of reunification wa…
The title "tsar" indicates that Bulgar…
Growing apart
Remained in use under Roman Rule
Partially successful but costly
Roman emperors
In 600, the East and Wes halves of Rom…
Growing apart
The history of the greek language in t…
Remained in use under Roman Rule
64 terms
Pre-AP World Cultures Final Exam
600
Greek
Justinian's attempt to reunify Roman E…
Tsar
Roman Empire growing apart
remained under use of Roman rule
partly unsuccessful, not too costly
Roman Empire?
600
Roman Empire growing apart
Greek
remained under use of Roman rule
81 terms
Pre-AP World Cultures - Final Exam Review
The Former Roman Empire was... A) growing…
The history of Greece in the Byzantine…
Justinian's attempt to reunify the Rom…
The title tsar indicates that the Bulg…
A) growing apart
B) had been in use during the Roman rule
A) partially successful but too costly
A) Roman emperors
The Former Roman Empire was... A) growing…
A) growing apart
The history of Greece in the Byzantine…
B) had been in use during the Roman rule
20 terms
AP World History Strayer Chapter 7 Commerce and Culture
Silk Roads
Sand Roads
Indian Ocean Trade
Trade
-Commercial Network across Eurasia... -Began as linking China &…
-Used mostly camels to travel... -Connected East Africa to North…
-Connected Eastern Hemisphere (through water)... -Carried larger…
-Motivated creation of states and sustained them... -Spread of o…
Silk Roads
-Commercial Network across Eurasia... -Began as linking China &…
Sand Roads
-Used mostly camels to travel... -Connected East Africa to North…
20 terms
AP World | Ch 4: Culture and Religion in Eurasia/North Africa
Ban Zhao
Bhagavad Gita
Church of the East
Confucianism
A major female Confucian author of Han dynasty China (45-116…
A great Hindu epic text, part of the much larger Mahabharata,…
A theologically and organizationally distinct Christian churc…
The Chinese philosophy first enunciated by Confucius, advocat…
Ban Zhao
A major female Confucian author of Han dynasty China (45-116…
Bhagavad Gita
A great Hindu epic text, part of the much larger Mahabharata,…
81 terms
PreAP World Cultures - Final Review
In 600, the East and West halves of Ro…
The history of the greek language in t…
Justinians attempt of reunification wa…
The title "tsar" indicates that Bulgar…
Growing apart
Remained in use under Roman Rule
Partially successful but costly
Roman emperors
In 600, the East and West halves of Ro…
Growing apart
The history of the greek language in t…
Remained in use under Roman Rule
82 terms
PreAP World Cultures - Final Review
In 600, the East and West halves of Ro…
The history of the greek language in t…
Justinians attempt of reunification wa…
The title "tsar" indicates that Bulgar…
Growing apart
Remained in use under Roman Rule
Partially successful but costly
Roman emperors
In 600, the East and West halves of Ro…
Growing apart
The history of the greek language in t…
Remained in use under Roman Rule
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