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12 terms
middle eastern civilizations
Phoenicians
Persians
Sumerians
Hitties
alphabet
postal system
cuneiform writing
iron age
Phoenicians
alphabet
Persians
postal system
10 terms
Eastern civilizations
Makkah
Kaaba
Madinah
Bedouin
Town founded along trade route ,holiest place in arabia
Square building surrounded by statues of gods and goddess
City of the prophet
Desert herders, traveled from oasis to oasis, nomads
Makkah
Town founded along trade route ,holiest place in arabia
Kaaba
Square building surrounded by statues of gods and goddess
30 terms
Eastern Civilizations
Exodus
Who are some of the rulers Israel came…
When did the Jews revolt against Roman…
Why did Jews go to eastern Europe?
A departure, from Egypt
Persians, Greeks, and Romans
70 A.D
To avoid persecution
Exodus
A departure, from Egypt
Who are some of the rulers Israel came…
Persians, Greeks, and Romans
29 terms
Eastern Civilization Civilizations Set
Cuneiform
Pictograph
Business records, items traded, and go…
Gilgamesh
The worlds first system of writing by the Sumerians
Picture symbols used for writing
Ways Sumerians used cuneiform
A Sumerian king, featured in a famous epic
Cuneiform
The worlds first system of writing by the Sumerians
Pictograph
Picture symbols used for writing
7 terms
Eastern Civilization: Civilizations
Culture divided
Civilization
Culture
Fertile Crescent
Religion, government, language, education, economic activitie…
Large groups of people who share a common culture in an organ…
Made up of learned behaviors that are unique to a group of pe…
An area with rich soil that is excellent for crop growth
Culture divided
Religion, government, language, education, economic activitie…
Civilization
Large groups of people who share a common culture in an organ…
10 terms
Eastern Civilizations Vocabulary
Reincarnation
Karma
Dharma
Caste
In Hinduism and Buddhism, the process by which a soul is rebo…
The belief that actions in this life, whether good or bad, wi…
A person's religious and moral duties
A form of social divisions in which a person's status is dete…
Reincarnation
In Hinduism and Buddhism, the process by which a soul is rebo…
Karma
The belief that actions in this life, whether good or bad, wi…
25 terms
Eastern River Civilizations
Monsoon
Mandate of Heaven
River Civilizations
Indus Valley Civilization
extreme rain
Chinese belief regarding government's authority... It allowed ne…
Mesopotamia, Egypt, Indus, China
Had their own plumbing and sewage system
Monsoon
extreme rain
Mandate of Heaven
Chinese belief regarding government's authority... It allowed ne…
17 terms
Eastern Hemisphere Civilizations
Archipelago
Shintoism
Shinto Shrine
Samurai
Island chain in the shape of an arc.
Religion that is unique to Japan and combines elements of Shi…
Built near beautiful scenes found in nature where Japanese be…
Feudal warriors from Japanese Society (Knights)
Archipelago
Island chain in the shape of an arc.
Shintoism
Religion that is unique to Japan and combines elements of Shi…
Eastern Civilizations Final Review
What was the Neolithic Revolution and…
What were the causes of the Neolithic…
What were the positive and negative ef…
What are the defining characteristics…
It was the discovery of cultivating plants, herding animals,…
Climate change, population growth, new agricultural discoveri…
Positive:... -settled... -predictable food supply... -more dense popul…
Political:... -cities as administrative centers... Economic:... -mass…
What was the Neolithic Revolution and…
It was the discovery of cultivating plants, herding animals,…
What were the causes of the Neolithic…
Climate change, population growth, new agricultural discoveri…
15 terms
Eastern civilization
Karma
Dharma
Varna
Reincarnation
In hinduism the force grented by a person action that determi…
In Hinduism the divine law that rules karma the require all p…
The name given by Aryana in the ancient India to a group of p…
The rebirth of an individuals soul in a different from after…
Karma
In hinduism the force grented by a person action that determi…
Dharma
In Hinduism the divine law that rules karma the require all p…
Civilizations of the Eastern Hemisphere - Japan
Shintoism... Buddhism
Shintoism
Japan
nature
What two religions are practiced in Japan?
What religion exists only in Japan?
This picture shows a gateway to a Shinto shrine. In which cou…
The Shinto religion teaches that people must respect _______…
Shintoism... Buddhism
What two religions are practiced in Japan?
Shintoism
What religion exists only in Japan?
19 terms
Eastern civilization
Importance of Qin Huangdi to China
Religions of India
How Persians governed lands
Significance of Zoroastrianism
United China, introduced Legalism
Hinduism and Buddhism
Tolerance, cultural diversity
Intro to dualism (good vs evil)
Importance of Qin Huangdi to China
United China, introduced Legalism
Religions of India
Hinduism and Buddhism
37 terms
Eastern Civilization
Constantine
Byzantium
Eastern Roman Empire
Constantinople
Who created "new Rome"?
Which city was later renamed Constantinople?
Which empire was was called the Byzantine Empire?
What was the key to the survival of Byzantium?
Constantine
Who created "new Rome"?
Byzantium
Which city was later renamed Constantinople?
24 terms
Exploration and the East - Eastern Civilizations
Asia Minor
Ottoman Empire
Istanbul
coffee
original location of the Ottoman Empire
grew from Asia Minor to SW Asia, SE Europe, Balkan Peninsula,…
new name of capital of Ottoman Empire - before the Ottomans c…
export of Ottoman Empire
Asia Minor
original location of the Ottoman Empire
Ottoman Empire
grew from Asia Minor to SW Asia, SE Europe, Balkan Peninsula,…
26 terms
Eastern Civilization
What is the time period we are studying
The first developed sophsticated culture
First temple towers called what ?
What were the Sumerians known for
3200-300s BC
Sumerians
Ziggurats
Ziggurats-temples... Cuneiform-first written language ... The wheel…
What is the time period we are studying
3200-300s BC
The first developed sophsticated culture
Sumerians
20 terms
Unit 2 Eastern Civilizations
Buddha
Reincarnation
Mandate of Heaven
Great Wall of China
Siddhartha Gautama, known as "Enlightened one"
Rebirth of the soul
Right to rule had been given to someone by the gods
Completed by Qin dynasty to keep northern nomadic invaders out
Buddha
Siddhartha Gautama, known as "Enlightened one"
Reincarnation
Rebirth of the soul
53 terms
Towards Civilization and Eastern Civilizations
Anthropology
Archaeology
How do archeologists find out informat…
What do historians primarily rely on t…
the study of humankind
the study of human history and prehistory through the excavat…
Artifacts and objects made by humans.
Written Evidence
Anthropology
the study of humankind
Archaeology
the study of human history and prehistory through the excavat…
31 terms
Eastern Civilizations Review
How do scientists think the Himalaya m…
What was Mohenjo Daro?
Where can Mohenjo Daro be found?
What regions of South Asia contain som…
They believe that when two tectonic plate collided, it forces…
One of the early settlements and one of the largest.
It is found west, near the Indus River
West, near rivers, and west of the Thar Desert.
How do scientists think the Himalaya m…
They believe that when two tectonic plate collided, it forces…
What was Mohenjo Daro?
One of the early settlements and one of the largest.
20 terms
Eastern Civilization- Test 4
Legalism
Confucianism
Daoism
Vedas
This emerged in China during the Qin dynasty (221-206 BCE). S…
Confucius was the founder of Confucianism around the 6th cent…
Laozi was a the founder of Daoism in the 6th-3rd century BCE.…
These were the earliest texts of Hinduism. They were compiled…
Legalism
This emerged in China during the Qin dynasty (221-206 BCE). S…
Confucianism
Confucius was the founder of Confucianism around the 6th cent…
16 terms
Eastern Civilization- Test 2
Norte Chico/Caral
Indus Valley civilization
Olmec civilization
Uruk
It was an area in South America during 3500 BCE. It consisted…
This civilization in Southeast Asia did not have much evidenc…
This civilization emerged around 1200 BCE in present day Vera…
Uruk was Mesopotamia's largest city with guarded with a 20 fo…
Norte Chico/Caral
It was an area in South America during 3500 BCE. It consisted…
Indus Valley civilization
This civilization in Southeast Asia did not have much evidenc…
17 terms
Eastern Civilization- Test 5
China's scholar-gentry class
Wang Mang
Yellow Turban Rebellion
caste/varna/jati
These were the rich land owners of China who could read and w…
Wang Mang was a high court official in 8 CE. He launched a se…
This rebellion emerged because the peasants were unhappy with…
Caste is the social organization in India that is justified b…
China's scholar-gentry class
These were the rich land owners of China who could read and w…
Wang Mang
Wang Mang was a high court official in 8 CE. He launched a se…
20 terms
Middle Eastern Civilizations
anthropologist
archaeologist
artifacts
artisan
a person who studies people and their cultures and traditions
a person who studies bones, fossils, and artifacts
hand-made items such as tools, pottery, weapons that give inf…
a skilled worker who makes items by hand
anthropologist
a person who studies people and their cultures and traditions
archaeologist
a person who studies bones, fossils, and artifacts
41 terms
WHI.10 Civilizations of the Eastern Hemisphere
location of the Silk Route
location of Trans-Saharan routes
major Eastern Hemisphere trade pattern…
Black Sea
across Asia to the Mediterranean Basin
across North Africa
- Silk Routes... - Trans-Saharan routes... - Maritime routes on the…
sea located between Europe and Asia north of Turkey
location of the Silk Route
across Asia to the Mediterranean Basin
location of Trans-Saharan routes
across North Africa
37 terms
Eastern World Ancient Civilizations
Nile
Pyramids
Polytheism
Theocracy
Long river in Egypt
Large triangular tombs for Pharoahs
To believe in many gods.
Government ruled by religion. Egypts government is an example…
Nile
Long river in Egypt
Pyramids
Large triangular tombs for Pharoahs
29 terms
Eastern Civilization: Test 6
silk roads
black death
indian ocean trading network
Srivijaya
They were a network of roads used for trading in Eurasia. The…
The black death was a disease that killed much of the populat…
The Indian Ocean trading network connected the oceans for tra…
This was an area south of China that provided many things for…
silk roads
They were a network of roads used for trading in Eurasia. The…
black death
The black death was a disease that killed much of the populat…
11 terms
Eastern Civilization- Test 3
Persian Empire
Greco-Persian Wars
Qin Shihuangdi
Trung Trac
This was one of the largest and most impressive empires in 50…
These wars were a result of everlasting conflict between Gree…
He was the "first emperor" of the Qin dynasty which lasted a…
She was a girl who rebelled against the Chinese government in…
Persian Empire
This was one of the largest and most impressive empires in 50…
Greco-Persian Wars
These wars were a result of everlasting conflict between Gree…
10 terms
Early Civilizations in the Eastern Hemisphere
Fertilizer
Silt
Fertilizer
Surplus
Capable of producing vegetation. This relates because of the…
Earthy matter, fine sand, or the like carried by moving or ru…
Any substance used to fertilize soil.
Something that remains above what is used or needed. Helped b…
Fertilizer
Capable of producing vegetation. This relates because of the…
Silt
Earthy matter, fine sand, or the like carried by moving or ru…
10 terms
Early Civilizations in the Eastern Hemisphere
Fertile
Silt
Fertilizer
Surplus
Capable of producing vegetation. This relates because of the…
Earthy matter, fine sand, or the like carried by moving or ru…
Any substance used to fertilize soil.
Something that remains above what is used or needed. Helped b…
Fertile
Capable of producing vegetation. This relates because of the…
Silt
Earthy matter, fine sand, or the like carried by moving or ru…
13 terms
Civilizations of the Eastern Mediterranean
Administrative Tablet ... (with male figu…
Cuneiform Tablet (record of a lawsuit)
Cylinder Seal (hunting scene)
Head of a Man (Akkadian Ruler)
Sumerian Civilization... 3100 BCE... Mesopotamia (Iraq)
Old Assyrian ... 1900 - 1800 BCE... Mesopotamia (Syria)
Akkadian... 225 BCE... Mesopotamia (Iraq)
Akkadian Period... 2,300 - 2,200 BCE... Nineveh (Iraq)... Medium: Copp…
Administrative Tablet ... (with male figu…
Sumerian Civilization... 3100 BCE... Mesopotamia (Iraq)
Cuneiform Tablet (record of a lawsuit)
Old Assyrian ... 1900 - 1800 BCE... Mesopotamia (Syria)
45 terms
Arab empires, middle eastern civilizations, Monotheistic Religions
Abu Bakar
Hajj
Caliph
Muhammad
Muhammads father-in law. Was chosen to be the first caliph.
One of the 5 pillars where muslims make the pilgrimage to Mecca
Successor to Muhammad
founder of Islam
Abu Bakar
Muhammads father-in law. Was chosen to be the first caliph.
Hajj
One of the 5 pillars where muslims make the pilgrimage to Mecca
15 terms
Ancient Eastern Mediterranean Civilizations
What was the writing system in Mesopot…
What was the writing system in Egypt?
What was the writing system for the Ph…
Why were the Egyptian, Mesopotamian, a…
Cuniform
Hyroglyphics
The Phoenician alphabet
Used for record keeping, trade, and overall communication
What was the writing system in Mesopot…
Cuniform
What was the writing system in Egypt?
Hyroglyphics
219 terms
Middle Eastern Civilizations
A group of nomadic people who may've c…
dry grasslands that stretch north of t…
mountains between the black and caspia…
This group was primarily pastoral
Indo-Europeans
steppes
Caucausus
Indo-Europeans
A group of nomadic people who may've c…
Indo-Europeans
dry grasslands that stretch north of t…
steppes
79 terms
Unit 3: Eastern Civilizations
India
Monsoons
Caste System
Shudras
...
...
...
...
India
...
Monsoons
...
15 terms
Unit 2 Eastern Civilizations
Buddha
Reincarnation
Mandate of Heaven
Great Wall of China
Siddhartha Gautama, known as "Enlightened one"
Rebirth of the soul
Right to rule had been given to someone by the gods
Completed by Qin dynasty to keep northern nomadic invaders out
Buddha
Siddhartha Gautama, known as "Enlightened one"
Reincarnation
Rebirth of the soul
29 terms
Eastern Hemisphere Civilizations Review
*Cities ... *Government... *Writing ... *Religi…
*Tigris... *Euphrates
Fertile cestine
Summerians
Identify the five characteristics of a civilization?
The early civilization of Mesopotamia was located along what…
Because of its shape and very fertile soil, Mesopotamia was a…
Who was the first group to settle permantly in Mesopotamia ar…
*Cities ... *Government... *Writing ... *Religi…
Identify the five characteristics of a civilization?
*Tigris... *Euphrates
The early civilization of Mesopotamia was located along what…
38 terms
Ancient near Eastern Civilizations
civilization
culture
"West"
humanities
the way humans live in a complex political, economic, and soc…
the sum of human endeavors, including the basic political, ec…
refers to a heritage of social norms, ethical values, traditi…
in the 19th century, the study of Greek and Roman languages a…
civilization
the way humans live in a complex political, economic, and soc…
culture
the sum of human endeavors, including the basic political, ec…
11 terms
Middle Eastern civilizations
Akkadians
Anatolia
anthropologist
Aramaic
Semitic people of northern Mesopotamia who conquered the city…
the larger part of modern Turkey in Asia; term commonly used…
a social scientist who studies humankind and human cultures;…
a Semitic language widely spoken in the Fertile Crescent in a…
Akkadians
Semitic people of northern Mesopotamia who conquered the city…
Anatolia
the larger part of modern Turkey in Asia; term commonly used…
10 terms
middle eastern civilizations
Phoenicians
Persians
Sumerians
Hitties
alphabet
postal system
cuneiform writing
iron age
Phoenicians
alphabet
Persians
postal system
55 terms
Unit 2 Eastern Civilizations
Caste System
Name the four major groups:
Vedas
Upanishad
-used to organize society in India (born into) you are born i…
1. Priests (Brahmin)... 2. Warriors... 3. Traders and landowners ... 4…
-a holy book that has Hindu rituals and shows how to perform…
-philosophy of Hindu beliefs
Caste System
-used to organize society in India (born into) you are born i…
Name the four major groups:
1. Priests (Brahmin)... 2. Warriors... 3. Traders and landowners ... 4…
36 terms
Middle Eastern Civilizations
Arabs
sheikh
Allah
black stone
originated in the Arabian Peninsula in the desert region
person or figure who ruled divided tribes
supreme god
cornerstone of the Kaaba
Arabs
originated in the Arabian Peninsula in the desert region
sheikh
person or figure who ruled divided tribes
41 terms
WHI.10 Civilizations of the Eastern Hemisphere
location of the Silk Route
location of Trans-Saharan routes
major Eastern Hemisphere trade pattern…
Black Sea
across Asia to the Mediterranean Basin
across North Africa
- Silk Routes... - Trans-Saharan routes... - Maritime routes on the…
sea located between Europe and Asia north of Turkey
location of the Silk Route
across Asia to the Mediterranean Basin
location of Trans-Saharan routes
across North Africa
100 terms
Eastern Civilizations Final
What is the main reason that most of C…
In China, why do food crops, types of…
What feature of Chinese agriculture ha…
The Chinese historically rejected othe…
fertile farmland/soil
geographical and climate restraints
scarcity of fertile land
ethnocentrism
What is the main reason that most of C…
fertile farmland/soil
In China, why do food crops, types of…
geographical and climate restraints
14 terms
World history eastern civilizations
Russian empire
Byzantine empire
Mongol empire
Ottoman empire
The Empire that became important after the fall of the Byzant…
The surviving Eastern Roman Empire that thrived from the fift…
The largest land empire in history that expanded from Asia in…
A Turkish empire that laid siege to Constantinople for two mo…
Russian empire
The Empire that became important after the fall of the Byzant…
Byzantine empire
The surviving Eastern Roman Empire that thrived from the fift…
Civilizations of the Eastern Hemisphere - West Africa
Sahara Desert
across
trans-Saharan
gold... salt
This part of this picture outlined in red is the ______ _____…
The prefix "trans" means ______. Trans-Saharan means "across"…
Trade routes "across" the Sahara Desert in Africa were called…
Two important items that were traded across the trans-Saharan…
Sahara Desert
This part of this picture outlined in red is the ______ _____…
across
The prefix "trans" means ______. Trans-Saharan means "across"…
29 terms
Eastern Civilizations Final Review
What was the Neolithic Revolution?
Approximately when did the Neolithic R…
What caused the Neolithic Revolution?
What are the defining political charac…
The transition from hunting nomads to sedentary farmers
15,000-12,000 years ago
Population pressure
New political systems based on defined territory instead of k…
What was the Neolithic Revolution?
The transition from hunting nomads to sedentary farmers
Approximately when did the Neolithic R…
15,000-12,000 years ago
Middle Eastern Civilizations
Indo euros migrate
Slavic
Celtic, Germanic, Italic
Greek and Persian
They were nomads who came from stepped, dry grass lands north…
Moved North and west
Moved west
Moved South
Indo euros migrate
They were nomads who came from stepped, dry grass lands north…
Slavic
Moved North and west
50 terms
Eastern and Western civilizations
Persian religion
A time of peace and prosperity where a…
Caravan trade route across Asia
Represented opposites in Confucianism…
Zoroastrianism
Golden age
Silk road
yin and yang
Persian religion
Zoroastrianism
A time of peace and prosperity where a…
Golden age
26 terms
Middle Eastern Civilizations
scribes
Rosetta Stone
Behistun Rock
technology
One of the professional record keepers in early civilizations
a huge stone slab inscribed with hieroglyphics, Greek, and a…
carved on a mountainside near a village of the same name in w…
The ways in which people apply knowledge and invention's to m…
scribes
One of the professional record keepers in early civilizations
Rosetta Stone
a huge stone slab inscribed with hieroglyphics, Greek, and a…
middle eastern civilizations
5 main regions of the middle east
early middle eastern civilizations
moses
cuneiform
fertile crescent~arc shaped... nile river valley~ very fertile,…
sumerians... phoenicians... persians... babylonians ... helenistic
a prophet in Abrahamic regions
wedge shaped writing
5 main regions of the middle east
fertile crescent~arc shaped... nile river valley~ very fertile,…
early middle eastern civilizations
sumerians... phoenicians... persians... babylonians ... helenistic
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