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World History - Chapter 16 Vocabulary
heliocentric
geocentric
telescope
gravity
sun is the center of the universe
Earth is the center of the universe
optical instrument for making distant objects appear nearer a…
force that pulls objects toward Earth and draws planets into…
heliocentric
sun is the center of the universe
geocentric
Earth is the center of the universe
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World History and Geography Chapter 16
potlatch
Anasazi
pueblo
Mississippian
A Native American celebration meant to show wealth and divide…
An early Native American people who lived in the American Sou…
a communal village built by Indians in the southwestern Unite…
A Native Indian culture that flourished in the modern day mid…
potlatch
A Native American celebration meant to show wealth and divide…
Anasazi
An early Native American people who lived in the American Sou…
10 terms
World History and Geography Chapter 16
Christian Humanism
Fundamental
External
Salvation
A movement that developed in Northern Europe during the Renai…
Basic or essential
Outward or observable
The state of being saved (that is, going to heaven) through f…
Christian Humanism
A movement that developed in Northern Europe during the Renai…
Fundamental
Basic or essential
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Old World History & Geography Chapter 16
20,000 to 30,000 islands scattered thr…
"many islands"
"black islands"
"small islands"
Oceania
Polynesia
Melanesia
Micronesia
20,000 to 30,000 islands scattered thr…
Oceania
"many islands"
Polynesia
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world geography chapter 16
Baltic Republics
Czar
Russian Revolution
USSR
countries of Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia
emperor of Russia
revolt of 1917, which the Russian Communist Party, took contr…
Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, formed in 1922
Baltic Republics
countries of Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia
Czar
emperor of Russia
26 terms
World History Chapter 16
Catherine the Great
Peter the Great
Frederick II (the Great)
Oliver Cromwell
Had her husband murdered so that she could come to power in R…
Went to Europe and got a job to learn modern ways so that he…
Leader of Prussia
leader of a new government "Commonwealth" after English Civ…
Catherine the Great
Had her husband murdered so that she could come to power in R…
Peter the Great
Went to Europe and got a job to learn modern ways so that he…
10 terms
Hogan World Geography chapter 16
Command economy
Consumer goods
Black market
Market economy
An economic system in which the government controls a country…
Products people buy for personal use
a market in which goods are sold illegally
An economy that relies chiefly on market forces to allocate g…
Command economy
An economic system in which the government controls a country…
Consumer goods
Products people buy for personal use
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world geography - chapter 16
Baltic Republics
Which USSR leader granted more politic…
Which region is called the "Mountain o…
Why does it matter if the Caspian is c…
Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania
Mikhail Gorbachev
Transcaucasia
lake - Russia and others can get resources from which ever pa…
Baltic Republics
Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania
Which USSR leader granted more politic…
Mikhail Gorbachev
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World History - Chapter 16
Natural Philosophers
Scientific Method
Scientific Discovery
Corpernicus
Relied on religious teachings and works of Greek/Roman thinke…
Use of instruments, math and experiments to test theories
Calculus, bacteria, elements of oxygen, microscope, chemistry…
Developed theory that the sun is the center of the universe
Natural Philosophers
Relied on religious teachings and works of Greek/Roman thinke…
Scientific Method
Use of instruments, math and experiments to test theories
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World Geography Chapter 16
dialect
impressionism
nationalize
recession
a variation of a spoken language that has its own distinct pr…
a style of art where painters try to catch visual impressions…
to bring a business under state control
an extended decline in general business activity
dialect
a variation of a spoken language that has its own distinct pr…
impressionism
a style of art where painters try to catch visual impressions…
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World History Chapter 16
commune
permanent revolution
one-child policy
outsourcing
in China during the 1950s, a group of collective farms each o…
an atmosphere of constant revolutionary fervor favored by Mao…
a policy in China that awards families with only one child ed…
a practice where companies send certain jobs, such as data en…
commune
in China during the 1950s, a group of collective farms each o…
permanent revolution
an atmosphere of constant revolutionary fervor favored by Mao…
Chapter 16 World Geography
Dialect
Impression
Nationalized
Recession
Variations of a language that are unique to a region or commu…
Style of art where painters try to get visual impressions mad…
Brought under state control.
An extended decline in business activity.
Dialect
Variations of a language that are unique to a region or commu…
Impression
Style of art where painters try to get visual impressions mad…
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World Geography Chapter 16
Dialect
Perishable Good
Impressionism
Mining
A form of language that is weird to a certain group.... Ex. If s…
Goods that do not stay fresh for long... Ex. Tomatoes, after som…
An movement that tried to get people to feel a certain type o…
The excavation of earth to retain minerals and other natural…
Dialect
A form of language that is weird to a certain group.... Ex. If s…
Perishable Good
Goods that do not stay fresh for long... Ex. Tomatoes, after som…
12 terms
Glencoe World Geography, Chapter 16
command economy
consumer goods
Black market
Market economy
economic system in which economic decisions about production…
household goods, shoes, and clothing that individuals buy.
any illegal market where scarce or illegal goods are sold, us…
an economic system based on free enterprise, in which busines…
command economy
economic system in which economic decisions about production…
consumer goods
household goods, shoes, and clothing that individuals buy.
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Abeka- Old World History and geography Ch.16
Uluru Rock
Platypus
Kookaburra
Yakka
The most impressive rock formally called the Ayers Rock and m…
A warm mammal that lays eggs and has webbed feet and a bill l…
A famous Australian bird noted for its harsh call that sounds…
Hard worker
Uluru Rock
The most impressive rock formally called the Ayers Rock and m…
Platypus
A warm mammal that lays eggs and has webbed feet and a bill l…
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chapter 16 world geography
paris
london
madrid
berlin
Capital of France... Attracts scholars, writers, artists
England... Grand historic buildings, theaters, parks
spain, ... friendly and relaxing
germany... full of activity
paris
Capital of France... Attracts scholars, writers, artists
london
England... Grand historic buildings, theaters, parks
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Old World History & Geography Chapter 16
Tasmania
Great Barrier Reef
Great Dividing Range
Mt. Kosciusko
island which is part of Australia, located 150 miles south of…
world's largest coral reef
mountain range on Australia's eastern coast
Australia's highest mountain peak
Tasmania
island which is part of Australia, located 150 miles south of…
Great Barrier Reef
world's largest coral reef
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World History Chapter 16
absolute monarch
armada
divine right
treason
has unlimited power
large fleet of warships
belief that God chooses the ruler of a nation
turning against ones country and its laws
absolute monarch
has unlimited power
armada
large fleet of warships
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World Cultures & Geography Chapter 16
mandate
Palestine
Arab-Israeli Wars
Kurd
a country placed under the control of another power by intern…
a Southwest Asian region often called the Holy Land.
a series of wars between 1948 and 1973 that were fought betwe…
a member of a group of mountain people who live in Armenia, I…
mandate
a country placed under the control of another power by intern…
Palestine
a Southwest Asian region often called the Holy Land.
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World History chapter 16
The Renaissance
humanism
individualism
sonnets
What was the cultural movement during the Late Middle Ages, w…
A Renaissance intellectual movement in which thinkers studied…
A belief in an emphasis on the dignity and worth of the indiv…
Poems of fourteen lines using any of a number of formal rhyme…
The Renaissance
What was the cultural movement during the Late Middle Ages, w…
humanism
A Renaissance intellectual movement in which thinkers studied…
15 terms
World History Chapter 16
Isaac Newton
Albrecht Durer
Nicolaus Copernicus
Johannes Kepler
Father of Modern Science and greatest scientist
developed art of woodcutting and best known for Praying Hands
Polish astronomer who proposed the heliocentric view of the u…
German Lutheran astronomer who discovered the three laws of p…
Isaac Newton
Father of Modern Science and greatest scientist
Albrecht Durer
developed art of woodcutting and best known for Praying Hands
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World History: Chapter 16
Bastille
Guillotine
Reign of Terror
Robespierre
a French prison that was attacked by revolutionaries
A beheading device that was used to execute many opponents of…
the time period of violence against those involved in the rev…
Leader during the Reign of Terror that was responsible for ma…
Bastille
a French prison that was attacked by revolutionaries
Guillotine
A beheading device that was used to execute many opponents of…
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World History Chapter 16 people
Catherine the Great
Peter the Great
Frederick II (the Great)
Oliver Cromwell
Had her husband murdered so that she could come to power in R…
Went to Europe and got a job to learn modern ways so that he…
Leader of Prussia
leader of a new government "Commonwealth" after English Civ…
Catherine the Great
Had her husband murdered so that she could come to power in R…
Peter the Great
Went to Europe and got a job to learn modern ways so that he…
26 terms
Chapter 16 World History
Nonaggression Pact
Blitzkrieg
Charles de Gaulle
Winston Churchill
Agreement between Germany and Russia not to fight each other
"Lighting war"
French general and statesman who became very popular during W…
A noted British statesman who led Britain throughout most of…
Nonaggression Pact
Agreement between Germany and Russia not to fight each other
Blitzkrieg
"Lighting war"
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chapter 16 world geography
rift valley
kibbutz
moshav
monotheism
a valley formed by the separation of tectonic plates
a communal farm or settlement in Israel
a cooperative farm or settlement of small individual farms in…
belief in one God
rift valley
a valley formed by the separation of tectonic plates
kibbutz
a communal farm or settlement in Israel
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Glencoe World History Chapter 16
queue
banner
commercial capitalism
clan
the braided pigtail worn by Chinese males
in Qing China, a separate military unit made up of Manchus; t…
economic system in which people invest in trade or goods to m…
a group of related families
queue
the braided pigtail worn by Chinese males
banner
in Qing China, a separate military unit made up of Manchus; t…
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Chapter 16/ world geography
Mediterranean
Arable
Deforestation
Arab
A type of climate common to coastal areas of the region in wh…
Type of Land that is suitable for farming
Loss of vegetation in wooded area sometimes caused by fires a…
Ethnic group that makes up most of the population in Lebanon,…
Mediterranean
A type of climate common to coastal areas of the region in wh…
Arable
Type of Land that is suitable for farming
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World Geography - Chapter 16: Political Processes and Citizenship
Government Policy
Nationalism
Point of View
Patriotism
A series of government decisions and actions on a particular…
Belief that each ethnic group should have its own government…
The opinions and stances of different individuals on a partic…
Loyalty and support for one's country and the belief that cit…
Government Policy
A series of government decisions and actions on a particular…
Nationalism
Belief that each ethnic group should have its own government…
Hogan World Geography chapter 16
Command economy
Consumer goods
Black market
Market economy
An economic system in which the government controls a country…
Products people buy for personal use
a market in which goods are sold illegally
An economy that relies chiefly on market forces to allocate g…
Command economy
An economic system in which the government controls a country…
Consumer goods
Products people buy for personal use
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World History- Chapter 16, Exploration and Expansion
caravel
Henry the Navigator
Vasco da Gama
Christopher Columbus
a light, fast sailing ship with a rudder and lateen (long, tr…
son of King John I of Portugal, patron and supporter of explo…
Portuguese explorer who traveled to Calicut, India in 1497
Italian sailor who traveled west to reach China but discovere…
caravel
a light, fast sailing ship with a rudder and lateen (long, tr…
Henry the Navigator
son of King John I of Portugal, patron and supporter of explo…
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World History Chapter 16
Iroquois Political structure
Iroquois Trade
Iroquois Religion
Iroquois Agricultural
Nation of 5 tribes
Traded fur
Religion - many gods; burial mounds
Hunting, Fishing, gatherers, maple sugar
Iroquois Political structure
Nation of 5 tribes
Iroquois Trade
Traded fur
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World History- Chapter 16, Exploration and Expansion
caravel
Henry the Navigator
Vasco da Gama
Christopher Columbus
a light, fast sailing ship with a rudder and lateen (long, tr…
son of King John I of Portugal, patron and supporter of explo…
Portuguese explorer who traveled to Calicut, India in 1497
Italian sailor who traveled west to reach China but discovere…
caravel
a light, fast sailing ship with a rudder and lateen (long, tr…
Henry the Navigator
son of King John I of Portugal, patron and supporter of explo…
28 terms
World Cultures and Geography Chapter 16
mandate
Palestine
Arab-Israeli Wars
Kurds
a country placed under the control of another power by the in…
an Arab region often called the Holy Land, an ancient country…
a series of wars between 1948 and 1973 that were fought betwe…
a group of a mountain people who lived in Armenia, Iran, Iraq…
mandate
a country placed under the control of another power by the in…
Palestine
an Arab region often called the Holy Land, an ancient country…
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World History Chapter 16 Vocabulary
Henry the Navigator
Vasco da Gama
Christopher Columbus
Jacques Cartier
1394-1460 - Prince of Portugal and patron of exploration; he…
1469-1524 - Portuguese navigator who from 1497-1499, became t…
1451-1506 - Italian explorer who sailed for Spain. He reached…
French who in 1534 sought the Northwest Passage by sailing fr…
Henry the Navigator
1394-1460 - Prince of Portugal and patron of exploration; he…
Vasco da Gama
1469-1524 - Portuguese navigator who from 1497-1499, became t…
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World History - Chapter 16
constitution
National Convention
Directory
Carlo
the new thing that was enacted in France in 1795
the government that was ended in France in 1795
the government that was established in France in 1795
the name of Napoleon's father, whom he resented because the f…
constitution
the new thing that was enacted in France in 1795
National Convention
the government that was ended in France in 1795
LHS World Geography and Cultures Chapter 16
command economy
consumer goods
black market
market economy
system of resource management in which decisions about produc…
products and services that directly satisfy human wants
illegal trade of scarce or illegal goods, usually sold at hig…
an economic system based on free enterprise, in which busines…
command economy
system of resource management in which decisions about produc…
consumer goods
products and services that directly satisfy human wants
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Chapter 16 World History
Indulgences
Inquistions
Henry
Trent
sold to raise money for catholic church
church court to end heresy
king responsible for church of England
council in Italy met here
Indulgences
sold to raise money for catholic church
Inquistions
church court to end heresy
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world history chapter 16
porfirio diaz
francisco madero
zapatistas
venustiano carranza
dictator of Mexico who had ruled for almost 35 years winning…
a liberal reformer who demanded free elections in 1910
Zapata an Indian tenant farmer his followers were called this
was elected as a Mexican president for conservatives in 1917
porfirio diaz
dictator of Mexico who had ruled for almost 35 years winning…
francisco madero
a liberal reformer who demanded free elections in 1910
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World History Chapter 16
Genocide
Ethnic Cleansing
Ataturk
Caliphate
deliberate mass murder or physical extinction of a particular…
used by Serbs against Muslim minority in Bosnia
broke Islam's power, eliminated Arabic elements, modernizing…
office of caliph, a religious and political leader
Genocide
deliberate mass murder or physical extinction of a particular…
Ethnic Cleansing
used by Serbs against Muslim minority in Bosnia
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World History: Chapter 16
Central
Karl Marx
Large government run farms
Orthodox Christianity
What is our time zone?
Who inspired Communism?
What are collective farms?
What is the dominate religion in Russia?
Central
What is our time zone?
Karl Marx
Who inspired Communism?
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World History Chapter 16 terms
What country invaded Austrian lands af…
Stuart Restoration
Pragmatic Sanction
Glorious Revolution
Prussia
When parliament asked Charles II to come back to England to r…
A document that was signed by countries of Europe to make sur…
When parliament invited *William and Mary to come to England…
What country invaded Austrian lands af…
Prussia
Stuart Restoration
When parliament asked Charles II to come back to England to r…
World History - Chapter 16
Enlightenment
Natural Rights
Philosophe
Salon
An 18th-century philosophical movement in which philosophers…
The rights that all people are born with--such as the rights…
One of the 18th-century thinkers who attempted to apply the s…
A gathering of thinkers and artists to discuss ideas and exch…
Enlightenment
An 18th-century philosophical movement in which philosophers…
Natural Rights
The rights that all people are born with--such as the rights…
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World History- Chapter 16, Exploration and Expansion
caravel
Henry the Navigator
Vasco da Gama
Christopher Columbus
a light, fast sailing ship with a rudder and lateen (long, tr…
son of King John I of Portugal, patron and supporter of explo…
Portuguese explorer who traveled to Calicut, India in 1497
Italian sailor who traveled west to reach China but discovere…
caravel
a light, fast sailing ship with a rudder and lateen (long, tr…
Henry the Navigator
son of King John I of Portugal, patron and supporter of explo…
34 terms
World Geography Chapter 16
Autonomy
Cork
Microstates
Renaissance
Self government., theses regional government make decision ab…
A bark that is stripped from the trunk of cork oaks
Countries that are small
A French woe meaning rebirth it describes the renewed interes…
Autonomy
Self government., theses regional government make decision ab…
Cork
A bark that is stripped from the trunk of cork oaks
63 terms
World Geography chapter 16
dialect
the approach taken by the French gover…
impressionism
what happened under the rule of Hugh C…
the variations in a language that are unique to a region or c…
nationalizing buisnesses considered vital to national interest
the artistic movement characterized by contributions from Fre…
the French monarchy united France ad extended it boundaries
dialect
the variations in a language that are unique to a region or c…
the approach taken by the French gover…
nationalizing buisnesses considered vital to national interest
36 terms
World Geography Chapter 16
baltic republics
Czar (Tsar)
Russian Revolution
New Capital after revolution
Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania
Emperor
1917, ended the rule of the czars, communist party takes cont…
Moscow
baltic republics
Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania
Czar (Tsar)
Emperor
110 terms
World Geography Chapter 16
Volga River
Volga River
Western Russia
Ob, Yenisey, and Lena Rivers
longest river in Europe
What formed the core of Russia'a river network?
Where is the Volga River located?
What rivers are longer than the Volga?
Volga River
longest river in Europe
Volga River
What formed the core of Russia'a river network?
10 terms
World geography chapter 16
Command economy
Consumer goods
Black market
Market economy
Where central authority makes key economic decisions
Goods needed for everyday life
An illegal trade in which scarce or illegal goods are sold at…
A system in which businesses are privately owned
Command economy
Where central authority makes key economic decisions
Consumer goods
Goods needed for everyday life
25 terms
World History Chapter 16
nonaggression pact
blitzkrieg
Charles de Gaulle
Winston Churchill
1939-Secret agreement between German leader Hitler and Soviet…
"Lighting war", typed of fast-moving warfare used by German f…
French general and statesman who became very popular during W…
1874 to 1965; greatest wartime leader; rallied the British wi…
nonaggression pact
1939-Secret agreement between German leader Hitler and Soviet…
blitzkrieg
"Lighting war", typed of fast-moving warfare used by German f…
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