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13 terms
World Cultures Europe Vocabulary
Cold War
European Union
GDP (Gross Domestic Product)
Literacy
A time of non-violent conflict between the United States and…
An economic and political organization in Europe with 28 memb…
The value of all the goods and production in an economy for a…
The ability to read and write; countries generally measure it…
Cold War
A time of non-violent conflict between the United States and…
European Union
An economic and political organization in Europe with 28 memb…
17 terms
World Cultures Europe Vocabulary
Colonization
Limited Government
Unlimited Government
Communism
To send settlers to establish a colony-a territory under the…
When a government's powers are restricted or limited by laws…
Governments that have leaders with absolute or (complete) pow…
Governmental system based on government ownership of property…
Colonization
To send settlers to establish a colony-a territory under the…
Limited Government
When a government's powers are restricted or limited by laws…
16 terms
Europe World Cultures
nationalism
militarism
Cold War
European Union
pride in your country
1945 to 1992 competition between U.S. and Soviet Union for po…
nationalism
pride in your country
militarism
18 terms
World Cultures Europe Vocabulary
Conquest
Colonization
Limited Government
Unlimited Government
Taking control of a place or people by use of military force.
To send settlers to establish a colony-a territory under the…
Restricted government powers by limits written in laws and co…
Governments that have leaders with absolute (complete) powers…
Conquest
Taking control of a place or people by use of military force.
Colonization
To send settlers to establish a colony-a territory under the…
18 terms
World Cultures Vocabulary: Europe
European Union
Cold War
Natural Resources
Nonrenewable Resources
European Union
Cold War
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World Cultures Europe Vocabulary (1)
Cold War
European Union
GDP (Gross Domestic Product)
Literacy
A time of non-violent conflict between the United States and…
An economic and political organization in Europe with 28 memb…
The value of all the goods and production in an economy for a…
The ability to read and write; countries generally measure it…
Cold War
A time of non-violent conflict between the United States and…
European Union
An economic and political organization in Europe with 28 memb…
70 terms
Europe World Cultures Review
glaciation
mountains
plains
Loess
the process in which glaciers formed and spread, rounded Euro…
The Pyrenees, the Alps, and the Carpathians are in southern E…
The Northern European and The Great Hungarian-extends from Hu…
rich soil left by glaciers, covers the southern edge.
glaciation
the process in which glaciers formed and spread, rounded Euro…
mountains
The Pyrenees, the Alps, and the Carpathians are in southern E…
World cultures Europe FINAL
Ireland
France
Greece
Ukraine
Ireland
France
31 terms
World Cultures Eastern Europe
EASTERN EUROPE... Russia is to the east…
The Scandinavian Taiga zone is situate…
Orthodox icons, paintings, and sculptu…
Unemployment and income inequality are…
True.
False.
False.
True
EASTERN EUROPE... Russia is to the east…
True.
The Scandinavian Taiga zone is situate…
False.
10 terms
World Cultures: Europe
Peninsula
scarce
labor force
Communism
a body of land surrounded by water on three sides
not enough to meet the need or demand
the people who are employed, or are able to work
a form of unlimited government (totalitarian), in which the g…
Peninsula
a body of land surrounded by water on three sides
scarce
not enough to meet the need or demand
73 terms
World Cultures: Europe
France
Italy
Germany
Portugal
France
Italy
34 terms
World Cultures Europe Physical
glaciation
mountain chains of southern Europe
The Northern European Plain
Loess
the process in which glaciers formed and spread
The Pyrenees, the Alps, and the Carpathians
stretches from southeastern England and western France to Pol…
rich soil left by glaciers, covers the southern edge.
glaciation
the process in which glaciers formed and spread
mountain chains of southern Europe
The Pyrenees, the Alps, and the Carpathians
11 terms
World Cultures: Rivers of Europe
Volga
Danube
Seine
Shannon
Volga
Danube
12 terms
World Cultures Europe
United Kingdom
France
Spain
Germany
london
Paris
Madrid
Berlin
United Kingdom
london
France
Paris
14 terms
World Cultures: Western Europe
Christianity
Constitutional monarchy
Divine right
Euro
Founded around christ's teachings
King or queen is head of government but rule resides with an…
The belief that a king was chosen by God
Form of currency in Europe
Christianity
Founded around christ's teachings
Constitutional monarchy
King or queen is head of government but rule resides with an…
38 terms
World Cultures: Countries of Europe
Germany
United Kingdom
France
Poland
Germany
United Kingdom
World Cultures- Western Europe
pros to parliamentary democracy vs. a…
salvation
Holy Bible
constitutional monarch
the people vote for the House of Commons (they make laws) and…
the deliverance from sin and its consequences, believed by Ch…
The holy text for Christians
King and Queen have to stay within the constitution for laws
pros to parliamentary democracy vs. a…
the people vote for the House of Commons (they make laws) and…
salvation
the deliverance from sin and its consequences, believed by Ch…
53 terms
World Cultures Europe Review
Athens
city states
democracy
Rome
capital of Greece;... birthplace of democracy;... had three branche…
a city that with its surrounding territory forms an independe…
a system of government by the whole population or all the eli…
capital of Italy;... had mild climate and a strategic location;…
Athens
capital of Greece;... birthplace of democracy;... had three branche…
city states
a city that with its surrounding territory forms an independe…
39 terms
World Cultures: Europe vocab
dike
polders
glaciation
fjords
large banks of earth and stone to hold back water
reclaimed lands
glaciers formed and spread over the peninsula
long, narrow, steep-sided inlets
dike
large banks of earth and stone to hold back water
polders
reclaimed lands
38 terms
World Cultures Europe Test
pantheon
anthropomorphic
oracle
mystery religions
a group of deities recognized by a society, such as the Olymp…
of human form, characteristic of the deities of ancient Greek…
a shrine or sanctuary at which the revelations of a god are r…
a diverse group of beliefs and practices of ancient Greek and…
pantheon
a group of deities recognized by a society, such as the Olymp…
anthropomorphic
of human form, characteristic of the deities of ancient Greek…
45 terms
World Cultures Final- Europe
Fjord
Uplands
Meseta
Massif Central
Steep U-Shaped valleys that connect to the sea in that filled…
Hills or very low mountains That may also contain messas and…
The central plateau of spain
Uplands that take up about 1/6 of French lands
Fjord
Steep U-Shaped valleys that connect to the sea in that filled…
Uplands
Hills or very low mountains That may also contain messas and…
62 terms
World Cultures Europe Test
Reasons for European Expantion/dominat…
Russia
Greek Contributions To Western Civiliz…
Outlook on Humanity (humanism)
-central location ... - access to seas... - good warm water ports…
Really freaking huge
- outlook on humanity ... - philosophy ... - government ... - math/sci…
Humanism- people are capable of doing great things so we shou…
Reasons for European Expantion/dominat…
-central location ... - access to seas... - good warm water ports…
Russia
Really freaking huge
16 terms
National Geographic World Cultures and Geography: Europe Culture
dialect
heritage
perspective
abstract
a regional variation of a main language
a traditional passed down from ancestors
an artistic way of showing objects as they appear to people i…
an artistic style that stresses form and color over realism
dialect
a regional variation of a main language
heritage
a traditional passed down from ancestors
52 terms
Ch 12 World Cultures Europe
The British Isles
The United Kingdom
Celtic
refugees
include the United Kingdom and Ireland.
includes England, Wales, Scotland, and Northern Ireland.
people who inhabited Britain and Ireland
people who flee to another country for safety—settled in Grea…
The British Isles
include the United Kingdom and Ireland.
The United Kingdom
includes England, Wales, Scotland, and Northern Ireland.
27 terms
World Cultures Europe Test
What is Genocide?
What is Ethnic Cleansing?
How many Ethnic groups are there?
What can ethnic differences lead to?
An attempt to eliminate, in whole or in large part, a particu…
The attempt to remove a particular group of people from a par…
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Genocide and "ethnic cleansing"
What is Genocide?
An attempt to eliminate, in whole or in large part, a particu…
What is Ethnic Cleansing?
The attempt to remove a particular group of people from a par…
world cultures- europe
western europes excellent harbors make…
the northern european plain
rivers of europe provide
most important river in europe
major trade and commercial center
has very fertile soil... lacks natural barriers while allowed th…
vital transportation networks
rhine
western europes excellent harbors make…
major trade and commercial center
the northern european plain
has very fertile soil... lacks natural barriers while allowed th…
37 terms
world cultures Europe map
portugal
spain
ireland
britain (UK)
lisbon
madrid
dublin
london
portugal
lisbon
spain
madrid
39 terms
World cultures Europe Vocab
Dike
Polders
Glaciation
fjords
large banks of earth and stone to hold back water
reclaimed lands
glaciers formed and spread over the peninsula
long, narrow, steep-sided inlets
Dike
large banks of earth and stone to hold back water
Polders
reclaimed lands
10 terms
World Cultures Vocabulary (Europe)
Democracy
Republic
Philosophy
Chater
from of goverment in which citizens choose the nation's leade…
nation with a strong national government headed by elected le…
term divided by Greek, meaning ''love of wisdom''.
written agreement guaranteeing privileges and freedoms.
Democracy
from of goverment in which citizens choose the nation's leade…
Republic
nation with a strong national government headed by elected le…
40 terms
World Cultures: Rise of Europe
Renaissance
Reformation
95 Theses
Catholic
intellectual movement, and it led to an emphasis on education…
The movement to reorganize the catholic church to put less em…
The Grievances that Martin Luther had with the Church
believed that the Catholic Church is the original and first C…
Renaissance
intellectual movement, and it led to an emphasis on education…
Reformation
The movement to reorganize the catholic church to put less em…
33 terms
World cultures - Europe
Explosion of creativity in art... Means r…
Thriving cities... Wealthy merchant class…
Humanism
A person with many talents or areas of…
What are the 4 aspects of the renaissance
Why did the renaissance start in Italy (3 reason)
A movement the focused on human potential and achievements
What is a "renaissance man"?
Explosion of creativity in art... Means r…
What are the 4 aspects of the renaissance
Thriving cities... Wealthy merchant class…
Why did the renaissance start in Italy (3 reason)
33 terms
World Cultures - Europe
Albania
Andorra
Austria
Belgium
Tirana
Andorra le Vella
Vienna
City of Brussels
Albania
Tirana
Andorra
Andorra le Vella
39 terms
World Cultures Europe Vocabulary
Dike
Polders
Glaciation
Fjords
Large banks of earth and stone to hold back water
Reclaimed land
Glaciers formed and spread over the peninsula
Long, narrow, steep-sided inlets
Dike
Large banks of earth and stone to hold back water
Polders
Reclaimed land
16 terms
World Cultures Europe
Adolph Hitler
Vladimir Lenin
John Knox
Napoleon
he led the Nazis in Germany
led a peoples revolution in 1917
a Scottish protestant took calvins ideas back to Scotland and…
was in action from 1799-1821
Adolph Hitler
he led the Nazis in Germany
Vladimir Lenin
led a peoples revolution in 1917
47 terms
World Cultures Europe
Iceland
Ireland
United Kingdom
Portugal
Reykjavik
Dublin
London
Lisbon
Iceland
Reykjavik
Ireland
Dublin
39 terms
World cultures: Europe Vocab
Dike
Polders
Glaciation
Fjords
large banks of earth and stone to hold back water
reclaimed lands
glaciers formed and spread over the peninsula
long, narrow, steep-sided inlets
Dike
large banks of earth and stone to hold back water
Polders
reclaimed lands
23 terms
World Cultures Europe
Europe Climate
Landforms & the physical environment
Major mountains ranges
Major lowlands & basins
Mild climate (for latitude) due to ocean currents... Mediterrane…
Ridiculously complicated plate tectonics!
Pyrenees, Alps, Apennines, Carpathians... Central Uplands; Weste…
North European Lowlands (France-Russia);... Paris basin, Hungari…
Europe Climate
Mild climate (for latitude) due to ocean currents... Mediterrane…
Landforms & the physical environment
Ridiculously complicated plate tectonics!
39 terms
World Cultures Europe Vocab
Dike
Polders
Glaciation
Fjords
large banks of earth and stone to hold back water
reclaimed lands
glaciers formed and spread over the peninsula
long, narrow, steep-sided inlets
Dike
large banks of earth and stone to hold back water
Polders
reclaimed lands
39 terms
World Cultures Europe Vocab
Dike
Polders
Glaciation
Fjords
large banks of earth and stone to hold back water
reclaimed lands
glaciers formed and spread over the peninsula
long, narrow, steep-sided inlets
Dike
large banks of earth and stone to hold back water
Polders
reclaimed lands
38 terms
(World Cultures) Europe
Indo-European Languages
Germanic Languages
Balto-Slavic Languages
Romance... Languages
Germanic... Balto-Slavic... Romance
German... English... Dutch... Norwegian... Swedish
Bulgarian... Czech... Polish... Slovak
French... Portuguese... Spanish
Indo-European Languages
Germanic... Balto-Slavic... Romance
Germanic Languages
German... English... Dutch... Norwegian... Swedish
40 terms
World cultures Europe
Physical landscape
Cultural landscape
Europe is a ____________
What are the four main peninsulas in E…
The natural features on the earths surface
Features imposed on the physical landscape by the activities…
peninsula
Scandinavian Peninsula, Iberian peninsula, Italian Peninsula,…
Physical landscape
The natural features on the earths surface
Cultural landscape
Features imposed on the physical landscape by the activities…
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World Cultures europe
Europe is a ____________ of __________…
There was a large series of migrations…
______ made migration easier in the pa…
Around %____ live in/around cities
a peninsula of peninsulas (a land mass surrounded by water on…
earlier: indo-europeans, mediterranean people... later (last 100…
water and modern technology
75%
Europe is a ____________ of __________…
a peninsula of peninsulas (a land mass surrounded by water on…
There was a large series of migrations…
earlier: indo-europeans, mediterranean people... later (last 100…
34 terms
World cultures map of Europe
Spain
Germany
Italy
France
Madrid
Berlin
Rome
Paris
Spain
Madrid
Germany
Berlin
21 terms
Europe Review _ WorldCultures
Which 2 sides fought each other during…
What was the Industrial Revolution?
What do you think happened to cities a…
List the 4 regions of the United Kingd…
Allies and Axis
When people used machinery and new methods to increase produc…
Grew in size
Northern Ireland, Wales, Scotland, and England
Which 2 sides fought each other during…
Allies and Axis
What was the Industrial Revolution?
When people used machinery and new methods to increase produc…
34 terms
World cultures map of Europe
Spain
Germany
Italy
France
Madrid
Berlin
Rome
Paris
Spain
Madrid
Germany
Berlin
100 terms
People and Cultures of the World-Europe
European Union
cultural homogenization
temperate midlatitude climate
North Atlantic Drift
supranational organization that unites most of the countries…
tendency toward uniformity of ideas, values, technologies, an…
in south-central North America, China and Europe, a climate t…
the easternmost end of the Gulf Stream, a broad warm-water cu…
European Union
supranational organization that unites most of the countries…
cultural homogenization
tendency toward uniformity of ideas, values, technologies, an…
49 terms
World Cultures (Europe)
Penisula
Fjord
Plain
City-State
An area of land that is surrounded by water on three sides
A long narrow inlet from the sea between steep cliffs or hills
Large, flat area of land without many trees
A city with political and economic control over the surroundi…
Penisula
An area of land that is surrounded by water on three sides
Fjord
A long narrow inlet from the sea between steep cliffs or hills
World Cultures Europe Test
Alexander the great
How did Alexander earn his name
Aristotle
Socrates
Son of Phillip- denied the title of Greek king- He got the be…
He took over a ton of land and became king and gained tons of…
a student of Plato and a teacher of Alexander the Great (grea…
considered the "Father of Greek Philosophy"- he believed ever…
Alexander the great
Son of Phillip- denied the title of Greek king- He got the be…
How did Alexander earn his name
He took over a ton of land and became king and gained tons of…
50 terms
World Cultures Europe Test
Eurocentrism
Great European Plain
North Atlantic Drift
What are the two climates in Europe
Focusing on European culture or history to the exclusion of a…
Northen European lowlands, most densely populated and agricul…
Ocean current, extension of the Gulf coast
Mediterranean and Marine West Coast
Eurocentrism
Focusing on European culture or history to the exclusion of a…
Great European Plain
Northen European lowlands, most densely populated and agricul…
48 terms
europe world cultures
france capital:
portugal capital:
greece capital:
norway capital:
paris
lisbon
athens
oslo
france capital:
paris
portugal capital:
lisbon
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