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49 terms
African geography, culture, history
Relationship between altitude and clim…
Desertification
Nile Valley
Role of Oceans
Temperature drops as elevation increases, temperature in high…
Turning semi-desert land into desert by cutting down trees an…
Fertile land in North Africa near the Nile River
Oceans set Africa apart from other regions and link it with t…
Relationship between altitude and clim…
Temperature drops as elevation increases, temperature in high…
Desertification
Turning semi-desert land into desert by cutting down trees an…
61 terms
African geography, culture, & history
middle passage
triangular trade
african diaspora
James Bruce
trans-atlantic voyage to americas (worst leg, moved people)
middle passage, europeans gave guns to Africa, americas gave…
slave trade caused africans to be spread across the world
first major explorer of Africa... England 1770... discovered Lake T…
middle passage
trans-atlantic voyage to americas (worst leg, moved people)
triangular trade
middle passage, europeans gave guns to Africa, americas gave…
48 terms
African geography, culture, and history
Altitude and Climate
Desertification
Climate Zone: Tropical Wet
Climate Zone: Tropical Wet and Dry
the higher you get, the lower the temperature gets
turning of semidesert land into desert
Guinea-Great Rift Vally... covers narrow belt along the equator…
Largest climate zone... warm all year... summer-hot and wet ... winter…
Altitude and Climate
the higher you get, the lower the temperature gets
Desertification
turning of semidesert land into desert
African Culture to History and Geography
family and ethnic groups
Art, Music and Oral Literature
Family
Dance
Where much of africa's cultural activities focus on
serve to reinforce existing religious and social patterns
Basic unit of South African Society
Most integral part of the African culture
family and ethnic groups
Where much of africa's cultural activities focus on
Art, Music and Oral Literature
serve to reinforce existing religious and social patterns
24 terms
World Cultures African Geography Quiz
T or F: there is not a wide variety of…
South Africa Climate
Desert Climate
Desert/Mountains
False
*Mediterranean climate... *Dry with some rain... *Moderate climate…
*Very dry... *No plants except a few oasis... *Little rain... *Most ro…
*Multiple altitudes... *Dry
T or F: there is not a wide variety of…
False
South Africa Climate
*Mediterranean climate... *Dry with some rain... *Moderate climate…
58 terms
Global - African Geography, Culture, and History
Latitude and Elevation
Desertification
Nile Valley
Role of Ocieans
Warmer near equator, colder higher up
Low rain, High population > Sahel (Between Savannah and Sahara
Along Nile: Water, transport, fertile soil
...
Latitude and Elevation
Warmer near equator, colder higher up
Desertification
Low rain, High population > Sahel (Between Savannah and Sahara
28 terms
World History Chapter 6 - Other African Cultures
Sahara
the Kalahari Desert
savannas
Mount Kilimanjaro
the world's largest desert; located in northern Africa
spans much of southern Africa
vast tracts of land characterized by wet and dry seasons
Africa's tallest mountain
Sahara
the world's largest desert; located in northern Africa
the Kalahari Desert
spans much of southern Africa
32 terms
Geography African History/ Early American cultures
teepes
totem
Paleo-indians
Migration
Cone shapped plains tents
Animal spirt
Earliest American native
To move from one area to another
teepes
Cone shapped plains tents
totem
Animal spirt
17 terms
Geography and cultures World history
Age of enlightens
Philosophe
Natural laws
Natural rights
Period In the 1600s and early 1700s when philosophers empathi…
Enlightenment thinkers who Applied scientific approaches to t…
Principles and laws, similar to scientific principles and law…
Philosophical argument that certain rights belong to all huma…
Age of enlightens
Period In the 1600s and early 1700s when philosophers empathi…
Philosophe
Enlightenment thinkers who Applied scientific approaches to t…
19 terms
World Cultures - Early African Culture and Geography Key Terms
Savannas
Desertification
Diviner
Lineage Group
Broad grassland dotted with small trees and shrubs
The turning of semidesert land into desert
Someone capable of having god-like powers
An extended family unit that has combined into a larger commu…
Savannas
Broad grassland dotted with small trees and shrubs
Desertification
The turning of semidesert land into desert
39 terms
World history, cultures, and geography
Jared Diamond
Nomads
Geography
Paleolithic age
Guy the reseached why the location was important
Person who travels place to place looking for food
...
...
Jared Diamond
Guy the reseached why the location was important
Nomads
Person who travels place to place looking for food
28 terms
Geography and Cultures - World History
Location
Place
Human-Environment Interaction
Movement
can either be absolute or relative
describes the human and physical characteristics of a location
considers how humans adapt to and modify the environment
studies movement and migration across the planet
Location
can either be absolute or relative
Place
describes the human and physical characteristics of a location
16 terms
World Cultures - Early African Culture and Geography Need-To-Know Concepts
Family Lineage
Roles of ancestors in African culture
Ghana (importance)
Kingdom of Axum
Along with extended families became the foundation of society
Believed to have power (to influence lives of descendants)
Had an abundance of gold (traded and eventually made merchant…
The Aksumite Empire; trading nation in areas of Eritrea and N…
Family Lineage
Along with extended families became the foundation of society
Roles of ancestors in African culture
Believed to have power (to influence lives of descendants)
18 terms
World History-Culture and Geography
Ethnocentrism
Culture
Pluralistic Societies
Imperialism
the belief that one's culture is superior to all others
a set of rules or standards shared by members of a society, w…
societies in which there exists a diversity of cultural patte…
the policy of conquering and ruling other lands
Ethnocentrism
the belief that one's culture is superior to all others
Culture
a set of rules or standards shared by members of a society, w…
17 terms
Geography and Culture - World History
Age of Enlightenment
Philosophe
Natural Laws
Natural rights
Period in the 1600's and early 1700's when philosophers wmpha…
Enlightenment thinkers who applied scientific approaches to t…
Principles and laws, similar to scientific principles and law…
Philosophical argument that certain rights belong to all huma…
Age of Enlightenment
Period in the 1600's and early 1700's when philosophers wmpha…
Philosophe
Enlightenment thinkers who applied scientific approaches to t…
18 terms
geography and culture: world history
Laissez faire
free market
industrial revolution
industrialization
the idea that businesses should operate with little or no gov…
The idea of allowing the natural forces of supply and demand…
period of increased output of machine made goods and new manu…
the process of developing matching production of goods
Laissez faire
the idea that businesses should operate with little or no gov…
free market
The idea of allowing the natural forces of supply and demand…
13 terms
World History culture and Geography
Ethnocentrism
Culture
Pluralistic Societies
Imperialism
The beleif that ones culture is superior to all others
A set of rules or standards shared by members of soceity
Societies in which there exists a diversity og cultural patte…
The policy of conquering and ruling other lands
Ethnocentrism
The beleif that ones culture is superior to all others
Culture
A set of rules or standards shared by members of soceity
22 terms
World History; geography and culture
culture
anthropology
socialization
internalization
a total way of life
the study of other cultures
the process by which a person learns his culture
to learn something so completely that it feels natural
culture
a total way of life
anthropology
the study of other cultures
25 terms
World History culture & geography
militarism
central powers
Allies
Entente
the glorification of military and armed strength
the alliance between Germany and Austria-Hungary
the alliance between Great Britain, France, and Russia
a treaty of "friendly understanding" between nations. not as…
militarism
the glorification of military and armed strength
central powers
the alliance between Germany and Austria-Hungary
17 terms
world history- geography and culture
age of enlightenment
philosophe
natural laws
natural rights
period in the 1600s and 1700s when philosophers emphasized sc…
enlightenment thinkers who applied scientific approaches to t…
principles and laws, similar to scientific principles and law…
philosophical argument that certain rights belong to all huma…
age of enlightenment
period in the 1600s and 1700s when philosophers emphasized sc…
philosophe
enlightenment thinkers who applied scientific approaches to t…
14 terms
World history geography and culture
Laissez faire
Free market
Industrial revolution
Industrialization
The idea that business should operate with little or no gover…
The idea of allowing the natural forces of supply and demand…
Period of increased output of machine made goods and new manu…
The process of developing machine production goods
Laissez faire
The idea that business should operate with little or no gover…
Free market
The idea of allowing the natural forces of supply and demand…
18 terms
world history: culture and geography
ethnocentrism
culture
pluralistic societes
imperialism
the belief that one's culture is supeeior to all others
a set of rules or standards shared by members of a society
societies in which there exists diversitys
policy of conquering and ruling other lands
ethnocentrism
the belief that one's culture is supeeior to all others
culture
a set of rules or standards shared by members of a society
18 terms
World history- culture and geography
Ethnocentrism
Culture
Pluralistic societies
Imperialism
The beliefs that ones one culture is superior to all others
A set of rules or standards shared by members of a society wh…
Societies in which there exists a diversity of cultural patte…
The policy of conquering and ruling other lands
Ethnocentrism
The beliefs that ones one culture is superior to all others
Culture
A set of rules or standards shared by members of a society wh…
17 terms
World history- geography and culture
Laissez faire
Free market
Industrial revolution
Enclosure
The idea that businesses should operate with little or no gov…
The idea of allowing the natural forces of supply and demand…
The process of developing machine production of goods
Process by which brought up farmland and rented these fields…
Laissez faire
The idea that businesses should operate with little or no gov…
Free market
The idea of allowing the natural forces of supply and demand…
25 terms
World history - culture and geography
Militarism
Central powers
Allies
Entente
The glorification of military and armed strength
The alliance between Germany and Austria-Hungary
Alliances between Great Britain, France, and russia
A treaty of friendly understanding between the nations
Militarism
The glorification of military and armed strength
Central powers
The alliance between Germany and Austria-Hungary
14 terms
West African Geography and Culture
Atlantic Ocean
Sahara Desert
Sahel
Savanna
The Western edge of West Africa.
This is about 3.5 million square miles and is about the size…
This area has enough water for some grasslands, short bushes,…
This is an area of tall grasslands and some scattered trees t…
Atlantic Ocean
The Western edge of West Africa.
Sahara Desert
This is about 3.5 million square miles and is about the size…
30 terms
World History 1-Geography and Cultures
Longitude
Latitude
Geography
Totalitarian Dictator
lines that are drawn horizontally on a world map (North and S…
lines that are drawn vertically on a world map (East and West)
study of people, their environment, and resources and how the…
Government controls ALL aspects of the economy, social aspect…
Longitude
lines that are drawn horizontally on a world map (North and S…
Latitude
lines that are drawn vertically on a world map (East and West)
20 terms
World History Unit 3 African Societies and Geography
Chapter 8, Section 1, Geography
Chapter 8, Section 1, Commonalities be…
History of Early West Africa
Chapter 8, Section 2, Migration
2 main deserts: Sahara and Kalahari, Expanding due to Desteri…
Basic social unit was the family, clans were formed with fami…
They developed an Iron Age without copper or bronze ages due…
Environmental, Political and Economic exist for push-pull fac…
Chapter 8, Section 1, Geography
2 main deserts: Sahara and Kalahari, Expanding due to Desteri…
Chapter 8, Section 1, Commonalities be…
Basic social unit was the family, clans were formed with fami…
13 terms
Early African culture and geography
berbers
Timbuktu
Sahara
Mansa Musa
indigenous North african people, partners in trans-saharan tr…
A popular trading city on the Niger River
A desert spanning most of the North African continent
Ancient king of Ghana, he was very wealthy
berbers
indigenous North african people, partners in trans-saharan tr…
Timbuktu
A popular trading city on the Niger River
19 terms
African Cultural Geography
Aksum
Berlin Conference
Cash Crops
Masai
An important trading Capital from the first to the 8th centur…
A conference of 14 European nations held in 1884-1885 in Berl…
A crop grown for direct sale, and not for use in a region, su…
One of the major ethnic groups in Eastern Africa.
Aksum
An important trading Capital from the first to the 8th centur…
Berlin Conference
A conference of 14 European nations held in 1884-1885 in Berl…
27 terms
National Geographic World Cultures and Geography: Europe Early History
democracy
city-state
golden age
philosopher
a form a government by the people, in which citizens often el…
an independent state made up of a city and the territories de…
...
...
democracy
a form a government by the people, in which citizens often el…
city-state
an independent state made up of a city and the territories de…
8 terms
African Geography and Culture
Sahara Desert
savannas
Sahel
desertification
The largest desert in Africa stretching from the Atlantic Oce…
grassy plains
the land at the edge of the Sahara desert. It means "coast li…
the process of drying of the soil
Sahara Desert
The largest desert in Africa stretching from the Atlantic Oce…
savannas
grassy plains
34 terms
World Cultures African Colonization
Ethnocentrism
Atlantic Slave Trade
Triangular Trade
Middle Passage
the belief that one's own ethnic group or culture is inherent…
deporting, transporting, and selling slaves along the triangu…
trade between Africa, Europe, and America between the late 16…
ship voyage across the Atlantic Ocean, stage of the Atlantic…
Ethnocentrism
the belief that one's own ethnic group or culture is inherent…
Atlantic Slave Trade
deporting, transporting, and selling slaves along the triangu…
15 terms
African history & culture
Quran
animism
polytheism
monotheism
Quran
animism
19 terms
World Cultures Africa Geography and History
explain the impact of the Berlin Confe…
Explain the impact of the Slave Trade…
Analyze the impact of Africas geograph…
decolonization
it impacted Africa because it divided the land between the Eu…
the Slave Trade decreased Africas population and it had a neg…
Africas land is very dry and not good for farming whatsoever.…
getting rid of a colonization or freeing a country from being…
explain the impact of the Berlin Confe…
it impacted Africa because it divided the land between the Eu…
Explain the impact of the Slave Trade…
the Slave Trade decreased Africas population and it had a neg…
10 terms
African culture and geography
Sahel region
Djembe drum
Talking Drum
Mibra
Has animals like Giraffes and Cattle. Made up of plains river…
Made from clay, wood, and animal skin. Also called the healin…
Drum can imitate well known phrases. They are used to communi…
Link between world of living and spirits. Played by thumb and…
Sahel region
Has animals like Giraffes and Cattle. Made up of plains river…
Djembe drum
Made from clay, wood, and animal skin. Also called the healin…
30 terms
African Geography and Culture
universals of african culture
afillial
consanguine
bilineal
kinship
relationship by marriage
relationship by blood
through both parents
universals of african culture
kinship
afillial
relationship by marriage
26 terms
Early African Culture and Geography
savannas
desertification
diviners
lineage groups
grassy plain in tropical and subtropical regions
process by which land becomes desert as a result of drought,…
a person who is believed to have the power to foretell events
line of decendants
savannas
grassy plain in tropical and subtropical regions
desertification
process by which land becomes desert as a result of drought,…
Early African culture and geography
berbers
Timbuktu
Sahara
Mansa Musa
indigenous North african people, partners in trans-saharan tr…
A popular trading city on the Niger River
A desert spanning most of the North African continent
Ancient king of Ghana, he was very wealthy
berbers
indigenous North african people, partners in trans-saharan tr…
Timbuktu
A popular trading city on the Niger River
10 terms
African Geography and Traditional Culture
What is the definition of animism?
What is the job of a Griot?
What are Griots?
What is the definition of a lineage gr…
The attribution of a soul to plants, inanimate objects, and n…
They are responsible for memorizing the history of his people…
They are historians and storytellers
They are a group of people with a common ancestor
What is the definition of animism?
The attribution of a soul to plants, inanimate objects, and n…
What is the job of a Griot?
They are responsible for memorizing the history of his people…
24 terms
National Geographic World Cultures and Geography: South Asia History
isolation
cultural hearth
Caste System
empire
separation or being set apart from others
center of civilization from which ideas and technology spread
a social structure in india composed of four main levels, whi…
a group of people or states ruled by a strong single ruler
isolation
separation or being set apart from others
cultural hearth
center of civilization from which ideas and technology spread
50 terms
African Studies: Geography and Culture
Culture
Kinship
Consanguine
Affilial
The way in which people live, system of shared beliefs and va…
A relationship that binds individuals together by blood or ma…
Blood relationships
Relationships by marriage
Culture
The way in which people live, system of shared beliefs and va…
Kinship
A relationship that binds individuals together by blood or ma…
55 terms
World Cultures African Capitals
Algeria
Angola
Benin
Botswana
Algiers
Luanda
Porto Novo
Gaborone
Algeria
Algiers
Angola
Luanda
23 terms
World Cultures and Geography: East Asia - China's History
Dynasty
Empire
Moral
Caravan
a series of rulers from the same family
A group of peoples or states ruled by a strong single ruler.
Right and good ,describing human behavior
a group of merchants traveling together for safety
Dynasty
a series of rulers from the same family
Empire
A group of peoples or states ruled by a strong single ruler.
42 terms
African Culture and Geography NTK
Savannas
Desertification
Diviners
Lineage groups
broad grassland dotted with small trees and shrubs
relatively dry land region becomes increasingly arid, losing…
a person who is believed to have the power to foretell events
an extended family unit that has combined into a larger commu…
Savannas
broad grassland dotted with small trees and shrubs
Desertification
relatively dry land region becomes increasingly arid, losing…
13 terms
World Cultures African Vocab
animism
apartheid
epidemic
gender-based division of labor
the belief in the existence of individual spirits that inhabi…
former official south african policy of separating people acc…
spreading rapidly and extensively by infection and affecting…
the division of work into two categories based on sex or gend…
animism
the belief in the existence of individual spirits that inhabi…
apartheid
former official south african policy of separating people acc…
11 terms
world history culture and geography terms
Council
Indulgences
Protestant
Reformation
A series of meetings dealing with issues of church law and fa…
A certificate issued by the pope to redeem a persons sins
A reformer who protested against the abuses of the Catholic C…
The reform movement of the 1500's
Council
A series of meetings dealing with issues of church law and fa…
Indulgences
A certificate issued by the pope to redeem a persons sins
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
36 terms
World History Culture and Geography Test
religion
monotheistic
polytheistic
arts and literature
helps people answer basic questions about the meaning and pur…
only believing in one God.
believing in more than one God.
contribute to passing down a culture's basic beliefs and valu…
religion
helps people answer basic questions about the meaning and pur…
monotheistic
only believing in one God.
World History and Geography: Unit 1 Early Islamic and African History
Arabs
Location of Arabs
Allah
Kaaba
Were a semitie-speaking people who are located on the Arabian…
Arabian Peninsula
A supreme God, symbolized by a sacred stone
A massive sacred blaxk stone that all the tribes worship
Arabs
Were a semitie-speaking people who are located on the Arabian…
Location of Arabs
Arabian Peninsula
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