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Chapter 15: Societies and Empires of Africa
Hunter gatherers
Lineage
Stateless societies
Patrilineal
This is the oldest form of social organization in the world a…
The people -living, dead, and unborn- who are descended from…
Groups in which the authority is shared by lineages of equal…
A society that traces ancestry though the fathers. Inheritanc…
Hunter gatherers
This is the oldest form of social organization in the world a…
Lineage
The people -living, dead, and unborn- who are descended from…
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Chapter 15 Muslim Empires
Anatolian Peninsula
Bosporus
Dardanelles
Sea of Marmara
the place where the Turks, under Osman's rule, began to build…
Strait of water leading form the Black Sea to the Sea of Marm…
A vital strait connecting the Black Sea and the Mediterranean
The body of water between the Bosporus and the Dardanelles
Anatolian Peninsula
the place where the Turks, under Osman's rule, began to build…
Bosporus
Strait of water leading form the Black Sea to the Sea of Marm…
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Chapter 15: The Muslim Empires
Janissaries
Pashas
Gunpowder Empire
Sultan
The elite guards that the Ottoman rulers used to build a stro…
The central government appointed officials who collected taxe…
Empires that were formed by outside conquerers who unified th…
Supreme authority in both a political and a military sense in…
Janissaries
The elite guards that the Ottoman rulers used to build a stro…
Pashas
The central government appointed officials who collected taxe…
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Chapter 15 The Aztec and Inca Empires
causeways
conquistadors
Hernan Cortes
Moctezuma II
a raised road across water or wet ground
Spanish soldiers in the Americas who explored new lands, sear…
Spanish conquistador, he went to Mexico in search of gold and…
The last Aztec emperor, he was killed in the Spanish conquest…
causeways
a raised road across water or wet ground
conquistadors
Spanish soldiers in the Americas who explored new lands, sear…
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Chapter 15: Societies and Empires of Africa
Hunter gatherers
Lineage
Stateless societies
Patrilineal
This is the oldest form of social organization in the world a…
The people -living, dead, and unborn- who are descended from…
Groups in which the authority is shared by lineages of equal…
A society that traces ancestry though the fathers. Inheritanc…
Hunter gatherers
This is the oldest form of social organization in the world a…
Lineage
The people -living, dead, and unborn- who are descended from…
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Chapter 15 The Aztec and Inca Empires
causeways
conquistadors
Hernan Cortes
Moctezuma II
a raised road across water or wet ground
Spanish soldiers in the Americas who explored new lands, sear…
Spanish conquistador, he went to Mexico in search of gold and…
The last Aztec emperor, he was killed in the Spanish conquest…
causeways
a raised road across water or wet ground
conquistadors
Spanish soldiers in the Americas who explored new lands, sear…
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Chapter 15 The Aztec and Inca Empires
causeways
conquistadors
Hernan Cortes
Moctezuma II
a raised road across water or wet ground
Spanish soldiers in the Americas who explored new lands, sear…
Spanish conquistador, he went to Mexico in search of gold and…
The last Aztec emperor, he was killed in the Spanish conquest…
causeways
a raised road across water or wet ground
conquistadors
Spanish soldiers in the Americas who explored new lands, sear…
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Chapter 15, Societies and Empires of Africa
Cowrie Shells
Efe
lineage
stateless societies
came all the way from east Africa and were used as money
one of the several hunting gathering societies in Africa. The…
descendants of a common ancestor
these did not have a centralized system of power. Authority w…
Cowrie Shells
came all the way from east Africa and were used as money
Efe
one of the several hunting gathering societies in Africa. The…
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Chapter 15 Muslim Empires
gunpowder empire
sultan
grand Vizier
pasha
empire formed usuing military power (gunpowder!)
head of Muslim empire
advisor to the Sultan
tax collector in local towns
gunpowder empire
empire formed usuing military power (gunpowder!)
sultan
head of Muslim empire
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Chapter 15 Muslim Empires
Anatolian Peninsula
Bosporus
Dardanelles
Sea of Marmara
the place where the Turks, under Osman's rule, began to build…
Strait of water leading form the Black Sea to the Sea of Marm…
A vital strait connecting the Black Sea and the Mediterranean
The body of water between the Bosporus and the Dardanelles
Anatolian Peninsula
the place where the Turks, under Osman's rule, began to build…
Bosporus
Strait of water leading form the Black Sea to the Sea of Marm…
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Chapter 15: Empires in the Americas
Anasazi
Ayllus
Calpulli
Chimor
A term given to describe collectively the tribes in present-d…
Clans that spoke the Quechua language
The designation of an organizational unit below the level of…
(850 CE - 1470 CE) The political grouping of the Chimu cultur…
Anasazi
A term given to describe collectively the tribes in present-d…
Ayllus
Clans that spoke the Quechua language
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Chapter 15 Muslim Empires
Anatolian Peninsula
Bosporus
Dardanelles
Sea of Marmara
the place where the Turks, under Osman's rule, began to build…
Strait of water leading form the Black Sea to the Sea of Marm…
A vital strait connecting the Black Sea and the Mediterranean
The body of water between the Bosporus and the Dardanelles
Anatolian Peninsula
the place where the Turks, under Osman's rule, began to build…
Bosporus
Strait of water leading form the Black Sea to the Sea of Marm…
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World History Chapter 15 - African Empires
Ghana Government
Ghana Trade
Ghana Religion
Mali Government
Ruler was king who was head priest, head judge, head soldier;…
Traded gold and salt; king taxed trade
Religion mostly Islam; Some Animalistic
Rulers were Mansa Sudiata and Mansa Musa; they had administra…
Ghana Government
Ruler was king who was head priest, head judge, head soldier;…
Ghana Trade
Traded gold and salt; king taxed trade
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Chapter 15 The Chinese Empire
Great Wall
standardize
Legalism
censor
A long wall running east and west along the empire's northern…
To set rules that make things more similar.
A strong leader and a strong legal system are needed to creat…
A ban on ideas that are found to be dangerous or offensive.
Great Wall
A long wall running east and west along the empire's northern…
standardize
To set rules that make things more similar.
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Chapter 15 Roman Empire
emperor
freedman
census
tariffs
absolute ruler of an empire
former slaves
population count
taxes placed on foreign goods
emperor
absolute ruler of an empire
freedman
former slaves
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Chapter 15 Roman Empire
Diocletian
Adrianople
atrium
inflation
Emperor who established rule by divine right.
City where the Germans defeated the Roman army in 378 A.D.
A skylit central room in a Roman home.
When money loses its value and the cost of goods increases.
Diocletian
Emperor who established rule by divine right.
Adrianople
City where the Germans defeated the Roman army in 378 A.D.
Chapter 15: Societies and Empires of Africa
Lineage
Stateless societies
Patrilineal
Matrilineal
direct descent from an ancestor; derivation
African societies organized around kinship or other forms of…
based on or tracing descent through the male line
relating to a social system in which family descent and inher…
Lineage
direct descent from an ancestor; derivation
Stateless societies
African societies organized around kinship or other forms of…
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chapter 15 the muslim empires
Anatolian peninsula
Bosporus
Dardanelles
Sea of Marmara
north of this peninsula is the Aegean sea. the black and Medi…
a narrow strait linking the Black Sea to the Sea of Marmara
the strait between the Aegean and the Sea of Marmara that sep…
in north western Turkey, linked to Black and Aegean seas by D…
Anatolian peninsula
north of this peninsula is the Aegean sea. the black and Medi…
Bosporus
a narrow strait linking the Black Sea to the Sea of Marmara
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Chapter 15: The Aztec and Inca Empires
Tenochtitlan
Textiles
Chinampas
Calendars
A swampy and uninhabited island but is now an Aztec capital
A brightly woven fabric found made from cotton or wool from l…
Gardens that floated in water
Used to record religious or agricultural cycles. Often held o…
Tenochtitlan
A swampy and uninhabited island but is now an Aztec capital
Textiles
A brightly woven fabric found made from cotton or wool from l…
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Chapter 15 the Muslim Empires
A local official in Mogul, India who r…
The Safavids used their Shiite faith t…
Under the Moguls, zamindars were _____…
A group of religious advisers to the O…
zamindar
Persians and Turkish peoples.
lower-ranking officials who collected taxes from the peasants
ulema
A local official in Mogul, India who r…
zamindar
The Safavids used their Shiite faith t…
Persians and Turkish peoples.
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Chapter 15 The Muslim Empires
Anatolia
ateliers
autonomy/autonomous
Balkans
the asian part of modern day Turkey
a workshop or studio, especially for an artist or designer
independence or freedon, a self-governing community
a major mountain range of the southeast europe from eastern s…
Anatolia
the asian part of modern day Turkey
ateliers
a workshop or studio, especially for an artist or designer
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Chapter 15 Muslim Empires
Who are the Ottomans?
What was the Ottomans mission?
Who were the Pashas to the Ottomans?
Who was the Ottoman leader?
Muslim group of conquerers and made advancements in technolog…
Wanted to spread their religion and conquer land, such as:Mec…
Tax collectors and reported problems back to the King.
Sultan Suleyman and Sultan Selim II
Who are the Ottomans?
Muslim group of conquerers and made advancements in technolog…
What was the Ottomans mission?
Wanted to spread their religion and conquer land, such as:Mec…
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Chapter 15: The Muslim Empire: The Ottoman Empire
Anatolian Peninsula
Bosporus and Dardanelles... Sea of Marmara
Balkans
janissaries
An elite guard developed by Ottoman rulers who claimed the ti…
Anatolian Peninsula
Bosporus and Dardanelles... Sea of Marmara
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Chapter 15 Africa empires
Which of the following was the chief m…
What did Africans mainly provide in th…
The Swahili language developed from a…
What did Portugal's initial interest i…
Lineage groups
Raw materials
Arabic and Bantu
Trade
Which of the following was the chief m…
Lineage groups
What did Africans mainly provide in th…
Raw materials
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Chapter 15 Africa empires
Which of the following was the chief m…
What did Africans mainly provide in th…
The Swahili language developed from a…
What did Portugal's initial interest i…
Lineage groups
Raw materials
Arabic and Bantu
Trade
Which of the following was the chief m…
Lineage groups
What did Africans mainly provide in th…
Raw materials
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Chapter 15 Africa empires
Which of the following was the chief m…
What did Africans mainly provide in th…
The Swahili language developed from a…
What did Portugal's initial interest i…
Lineage groups
Raw materials
Arabic and Bantu
Trade
Which of the following was the chief m…
Lineage groups
What did Africans mainly provide in th…
Raw materials
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Chapter 15 Africa empires
Which of the following was the chief m…
What did Africans mainly provide in th…
The Swahili language developed from a…
What did Portugal's initial interest i…
Lineage groups
Raw materials
Arabic and Bantu
Trade
Which of the following was the chief m…
Lineage groups
What did Africans mainly provide in th…
Raw materials
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Chapter 15: The Muslim Empires
Ottoman expansion in the early fourtee…
Recruited from the local Christian pop…
The Ottoman central government appoint…
The hereditary nature of the position…
the Bosporus and the Dardanelles.
converted to Islam and trained as foot soldiers or administra…
pashas.
led to struggles over succession between the sons of the sult…
Ottoman expansion in the early fourtee…
the Bosporus and the Dardanelles.
Recruited from the local Christian pop…
converted to Islam and trained as foot soldiers or administra…
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Chapter 15, Societies and Empires of Africa
Cowrie Shells
Efe
lineage
stateless societies
came all the way from east Africa and were used as money
one of the several hunting gathering societies in Africa. The…
descendants of a common ancestor
these did not have a centralized system of power. Authority w…
Cowrie Shells
came all the way from east Africa and were used as money
Efe
one of the several hunting gathering societies in Africa. The…
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Chapter 15: The Muslim Empires
Rise of the Ottoman Turks
Expansion of the Empire P1 (3 sents)
Expansion of the Empire P2 (4 sents)
Expansion of the Empire P3 (4 sents)
In the late thirteenth century, a new group of Turks under th…
The Ottomans expanded westward and eventually controlled the…
In the fourteenth century, the Ottoman Turks expanded into th…
As knowledge of firearms spread in the late fourteenth centur…
Rise of the Ottoman Turks
In the late thirteenth century, a new group of Turks under th…
Expansion of the Empire P1 (3 sents)
The Ottomans expanded westward and eventually controlled the…
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Western Civilizations I: Chapter 15 [Absolutism and Empire]
Louis XIV (1638-1715)
William and Mary (1650-1702 and 1662-1…
Two Treatises on Government
Treaty of Utrecht
The "Sun King," known for his opulent court lifestyle and abs…
Dutch noble couple who supplanted the deposed, Catholic King…
work by John Locke (1632-1704) that defended humans' right to…
1713 resolution to the War of Spanish Succession that redistr…
Louis XIV (1638-1715)
The "Sun King," known for his opulent court lifestyle and abs…
William and Mary (1650-1702 and 1662-1…
Dutch noble couple who supplanted the deposed, Catholic King…
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Chapter 15:Empires in the Americas
Anasazi
Ayllus
Calpulli
Chimor
member of an ancient American Indian people of the southweste…
traditional form of a community in the Andes especially among…
in pre-Columbian Aztec society
political grouping of the chime culture that ruled the northe…
Anasazi
member of an ancient American Indian people of the southweste…
Ayllus
traditional form of a community in the Andes especially among…
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Chapter 15 The Aztec and Inca Empires
causeways
conquistadors
Hernan Cortes
Moctezuma II
a raised road across water or wet ground
Spanish soldiers in the Americas who explored new lands, sear…
Spanish conquistador, he went to Mexico in search of gold and…
The last Aztec emperor, he was killed in the Spanish conquest…
causeways
a raised road across water or wet ground
conquistadors
Spanish soldiers in the Americas who explored new lands, sear…
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Chapter 15 Cattle Empire
Cattle were first brought to North Ame…
When Spanish missions closed in the 17…
Texas Longhorn
After the Civil War people in the nort…
Spanish explorers
cattle left behind multiplied and roamed free on the Texas Pl…
hardy breed of cow created by interbreeding English and Spani…
wanted to have beef to eat and would pay up to $40 per head.
Cattle were first brought to North Ame…
Spanish explorers
When Spanish missions closed in the 17…
cattle left behind multiplied and roamed free on the Texas Pl…
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Chapter 15 Africa empires
Which of the following was the chief m…
What did Africans mainly provide in th…
The Swahili language developed from a…
What did Portugal's initial interest i…
Lineage groups
Raw materials
Arabic and Bantu
Trade
Which of the following was the chief m…
Lineage groups
What did Africans mainly provide in th…
Raw materials
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Chapter 15: The Roman Empire
emperor
census
tariffs
gladiators
ruler of an empire
population count
taxes placed on goods entering one country from another
fighters in gladiatorial games
emperor
ruler of an empire
census
population count
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chapter 15 // societies and empires of africa
lineage
stateless societies
patrilineal
matrilineal
people who are descended from a common ancestor
cultural groups in which authority is shared by lineages of e…
social systems in which family descent and inheritance rights…
social systems in which family descent and inheritance rights…
lineage
people who are descended from a common ancestor
stateless societies
cultural groups in which authority is shared by lineages of e…
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chapter 15 - Muslim empires 1300-1700
Mughal empire geography
Mughal empire duration
Mughal empire rise
Mughal empire military
India
16-18 century
Babur invaded India subcontinent, used 12000 troops to captur…
Advanced weapons, but a small mobile military
Mughal empire geography
India
Mughal empire duration
16-18 century
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Chapter 15 - Societies and Empires of Africa
Lineage
Stateless Societies
Patrilineal
Matrilineal
The people - living, dead, and unborn - who are descended fro…
Cultural groups in which authority is shared by lineages of e…
Relating to a social system in which family descent and inher…
Relating to a social system in which family descent and inher…
Lineage
The people - living, dead, and unborn - who are descended fro…
Stateless Societies
Cultural groups in which authority is shared by lineages of e…
19 terms
Chapter 15-Societies and Empires of Africa
Lineage
Stateless Societies
Patrilineal
Matrilineal
People (living, dead, unborn) who descended from a common anc…
cultural groups in which authority is shared by lineages of e…
Relating to a social system in which family descent and inher…
Relating to a social system in which family descent and inher…
Lineage
People (living, dead, unborn) who descended from a common anc…
Stateless Societies
cultural groups in which authority is shared by lineages of e…
46 terms
Chapter 15, Societies and Empires of Africa
Cowrie Shells
Efe
lineage
stateless societies
came all the way from east Africa and were used as money
one of the several hunting gathering societies in Africa. The…
descendants of a common ancestor
these did not have a centralized system of power. Authority w…
Cowrie Shells
came all the way from east Africa and were used as money
Efe
one of the several hunting gathering societies in Africa. The…
12 terms
Chapter 15: The Muslim Empires: The Grandeur of the Mongols
Babur
Khyber Pass
Delhi
Akbar
The founder of the Mogul dynasty.
Grandson of Babur; ascended throne at 14. Brought Mogul rule…
Babur
The founder of the Mogul dynasty.
Khyber Pass
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Chapter 15: The Muslim Empires: The Rule of the Safavids
Safavids
Shah Ismail
Azerbaijan
Caspian Sea
A dynasty that ruled in Persia from c1500 to 1736.
The descendant of Safi al-Din; founded the Safavid dynasty.
Safavids
A dynasty that ruled in Persia from c1500 to 1736.
Shah Ismail
The descendant of Safi al-Din; founded the Safavid dynasty.
12 terms
chapter 15 - Muslim empires 1300-1700
Mughal empire geography
Mughal empire duration
Mughal empire rise
Mughal empire military
India
16-18 century
Babur invaded India subcontinent, used 12000 troops to captur…
Advanced weapons, but a small mobile military
Mughal empire geography
India
Mughal empire duration
16-18 century
20 terms
Chapter 15 - Societies and Empires of Africa
Lineage
Stateless Societies
Patrilineal
Matrilineal
The people - living, dead, and unborn - who are descended fro…
Cultural groups in which authority is shared by lineages of e…
Relating to a social system in which family descent and inher…
Relating to a social system in which family descent and inher…
Lineage
The people - living, dead, and unborn - who are descended fro…
Stateless Societies
Cultural groups in which authority is shared by lineages of e…
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Chapter 15 Societies and Empires of Africa
Almohads
Almoravids
Lineage
Maghrib
a group of Islamic reformers who overthrew the Almoravid dyna…
an Islamic religious brotherhood that established an empire i…
Living, dead, and unborn--who descended from a common ancesto…
a region of western North Africa, consisting of the Mediterra…
Almohads
a group of Islamic reformers who overthrew the Almoravid dyna…
Almoravids
an Islamic religious brotherhood that established an empire i…
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Chapter 15 - Societies and Empires of Africa
Lineage
Stateless societies
Patrilineal society
Matrilineal society
The people - living, dead, and unborn - who are descended fro…
Cultural groups in which authority is shared by lineages of e…
Relating to a social system in which family descent and inher…
Relating to a social system in which family descent and inher…
Lineage
The people - living, dead, and unborn - who are descended fro…
Stateless societies
Cultural groups in which authority is shared by lineages of e…
20 terms
Chapter 15 Societies and Empires of Africa
Lineage
Stateless Societies
Patrilineal
direct descent from an ancestor; derivation... J.M
A nationality that is not represented by a state.... J.M
relating to a social system in which family descent and inher…
Lineage
direct descent from an ancestor; derivation... J.M
Stateless Societies
A nationality that is not represented by a state.... J.M
19 terms
Chapter 15- Societies and Empires of Africa
Lineage
Stateless Societies
Patrilineal
Matrilineal
direct descent from an ancestor; derivation EP
African societies organized around kinship or other forms of…
relating to a social system in which family descent and inher…
relating to a social system in which family descent and inher…
Lineage
direct descent from an ancestor; derivation EP
Stateless Societies
African societies organized around kinship or other forms of…
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