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Global Studies
Sudan
Somalia
Ethiopia
Ghana
Khartoum
Mogadishu
Addis Ababa
Accra
Sudan
Khartoum
Somalia
Mogadishu
13 terms
Global studies
Canal
Archipelego
Cape
Delta
Man made body of water connecting two larger bodies of water
Chain of islands
Point of land sticking out into the water
Triangular area of soil deposited by a river
Canal
Man made body of water connecting two larger bodies of water
Archipelego
Chain of islands
25 terms
Global Studies
Brasilia
land reform
standard of living
recession
new capital of Brazil, built by Kubitschek
redistribution of farmland by breaking up large estates and g…
quality of life of a person or a population
a slow down in nations economy
Brasilia
new capital of Brazil, built by Kubitschek
land reform
redistribution of farmland by breaking up large estates and g…
14 terms
Global Studies
What disease has ravaged all of Africa…
Is the birth rate going up or down in…
Is the death rate going up or down in…
What are the three official languages…
AIDS
Up
Down
French, German and English
What disease has ravaged all of Africa…
AIDS
Is the birth rate going up or down in…
Up
10 terms
Global Studies
Rotation
Revolution
Landform
Weather
Earth rotates on it axies
It is a full trip around the sun
shapes and types of land
is a condition of air and sky at certain time
Rotation
Earth rotates on it axies
Revolution
It is a full trip around the sun
43 terms
Global Studies
Apartheid
Arable
Arid
Alliances
Any system or practice that separates people accoridng to race
Suitable for farming
Being without moisture; extremely dry
A formal agreement or treaty between two or more nations to c…
Apartheid
Any system or practice that separates people accoridng to race
Arable
Suitable for farming
50 terms
Global Studies
Belief System
Religion
Philosophy
Origins of Judaism
Religion or philosophy that unifies people
Always has a god or gods involved
Shared system of values and morals without a god
Middle East
Belief System
Religion or philosophy that unifies people
Religion
Always has a god or gods involved
12 terms
Global Studies Vocabulary List #2
urban
suburban
rural
global positioning system (GPS)
Having to do with being in a city or metropolitan area
An area surrounding a metropolitan center, with a comparative…
Areas in the countryside, not in the cities, with large open…
A system that determines the precise position of something on…
urban
Having to do with being in a city or metropolitan area
suburban
An area surrounding a metropolitan center, with a comparative…
17 terms
global studies
Artifact
Bias
Nobility
Dictatorship
An object made by a human being, typically an tem of cultural…
Attitudes or behaviors based on stereotypes of people.
Rich families
Country governed by a dictator.
Artifact
An object made by a human being, typically an tem of cultural…
Bias
Attitudes or behaviors based on stereotypes of people.
19 terms
Global Studies Vocabulary List #5
race
death rate
birth rate
population density
A categorization of humans based on skin color and other phys…
number of deaths per 1000 in a given population.
number of births per 1000 in a given population.
Average number of people per square mile
race
A categorization of humans based on skin color and other phys…
death rate
number of deaths per 1000 in a given population.
49 terms
Global Studies Overview Unit Flashcards
absolute location
analyze
capital
civic
"A place's absolute location is its exact place on Earth, oft…
verb. to study in detail.
city where a region's government is located.
Of, relating to, or belonging to a city, a citizen, or citize…
absolute location
"A place's absolute location is its exact place on Earth, oft…
analyze
verb. to study in detail.
16 terms
Global Studies
Geography
TODALSS
Title
Orientation
The study of earth and its people
Title... Orientation... Date... Legend (key)... Source... Scale
Purpose of the map or what the map is showing
This is the direction that the map is to be read
Geography
The study of earth and its people
TODALSS
Title... Orientation... Date... Legend (key)... Source... Scale
11 terms
Global Studies Vocabulary, Set 1
personal identity
group identity
tariffs
Imperialism
Culmination of your life circumstances that you use to define…
how a group is viewed as one, the shared characteristics such…
high taxes on imported goods
extending a country's influence economically, politically, so…
personal identity
Culmination of your life circumstances that you use to define…
group identity
how a group is viewed as one, the shared characteristics such…
25 terms
Global Studies Chapter 4 North America
diversity
indigenous
immigrant
tolerance
variety
native
a person who takes up permanent residence in a country
acceptance of different views
diversity
variety
indigenous
native
14 terms
Global Studies
Plain at the mouth of a river
Worker skilled in crafting goods by hand
Fine soil found on river bottoms
A scientist who studies the stars and…
delta
artisan
silt
astronomer
Plain at the mouth of a river
delta
Worker skilled in crafting goods by hand
artisan
26 terms
Global Studies
What is this map?
What is this map?
An exact location is called...
A location compared to somewhere else…
physical map
absolute location
relative location
What is this map?
physical map
What is this map?
25 terms
GLOBAL STUDIES
Communism
Constitutional monarchy
Democracy
Dictatorship
a polictical theory derived from karl marx advocating class w…
Is a form of government in which a king or queen acts as head…
A system of government by the whole population or all the eli…
a country government or form of government in which absolute…
Communism
a polictical theory derived from karl marx advocating class w…
Constitutional monarchy
Is a form of government in which a king or queen acts as head…
27 terms
Global studies
Archipelago
Megalopolis
Homogenous
Maritime
Chain of islands ... japan has formed one
Large cities- Tokyo
Common culture and ways of life - ppl on islands of japan
sea oriented nation - Japan used its strategic location over…
Archipelago
Chain of islands ... japan has formed one
Megalopolis
Large cities- Tokyo
10 terms
Global Studies Vocabulary List #3
Prime Meridian
longitude
Polar Climate Zone
Temperate Climate Zone
Divides the world into the eastern and western hemisphere @ 0…
Lines that intersect at the North and South Poles.
Climate zone located in the high latitudes extending from the…
Climate zone found in the mid latitudes with hot summers and…
Prime Meridian
Divides the world into the eastern and western hemisphere @ 0…
longitude
Lines that intersect at the North and South Poles.
34 terms
Global Studies
Bedouins
Mecca
Yathrib
Hijra
A desert dwelling Arab nomad
A city in western Arabia: birth place of Muhhamad
Final destination of Muhammad's Hijra and the home of the fir…
Muhammad's journey from Mecca to Medina in 622
Bedouins
A desert dwelling Arab nomad
Mecca
A city in western Arabia: birth place of Muhhamad
22 terms
Global studies.
Nile
Pyramids
Polytheistic
Monotheistic
The river that gave egypt food protection amd transportation.…
Where pharaohs are buried, smooth sided towers basically.
The Egyptians were polytheistic meaning having multiple gods.
One God.
Nile
The river that gave egypt food protection amd transportation.…
Pyramids
Where pharaohs are buried, smooth sided towers basically.
19 terms
Global Studies
What united the people of the Arabian…
Definition of prophet
What do Muslims call their God?
What is a caliph?
Their language
A person who speaks or interprets the word of God
Allah
A Muslim leader
What united the people of the Arabian…
Their language
Definition of prophet
A person who speaks or interprets the word of God
33 terms
Global Studies
Confucius
Filial piety
Bureaucracy
Daoism
lived in a time when the Zhou Dynasty was in decline, born in…
Respect for your parents and ancestors
System of departments and agencies formed to carry out the wo…
Philosophy of laozi, searched for knowledge and understanding…
Confucius
lived in a time when the Zhou Dynasty was in decline, born in…
Filial piety
Respect for your parents and ancestors
48 terms
Global studies
Anthropolgy
Archaelogy
Artifact
Artisan
Study of the culture of humans past&present
Study of human history & prehistory through the excavation of…
Something created by humans usually for a practical purpose e…
A worker In a skilled trade one that involves making thing by…
Anthropolgy
Study of the culture of humans past&present
Archaelogy
Study of human history & prehistory through the excavation of…
23 terms
global studies
jobs of indo-europeans from the steppes
how does Buddhism spread
ultimate goal of hinduism and buddhism
foundations of the caste system
herded sheep, cattle, and goats... tamed horses... pastoral people
common people/women ... it wasn't popular in India, but spread a…
hinduism - moksha (understanding)... buddhism - nirvana (enlight…
started with aryans... 1.) Brahmins... 2.)warriors... 3.)traders... 4.)sh…
jobs of indo-europeans from the steppes
herded sheep, cattle, and goats... tamed horses... pastoral people
how does Buddhism spread
common people/women ... it wasn't popular in India, but spread a…
50 terms
Global Studies
Oligarchy
Dictatorship
Direct Democracy
Representative Democracy
A small group of people rule , based on wealth
Can be good or bad depending on how people are treated ex, Hi…
All citizens have equal power
People can elect representatives who hold decision making
Oligarchy
A small group of people rule , based on wealth
Dictatorship
Can be good or bad depending on how people are treated ex, Hi…
86 terms
Global Studies
Export
Import
Interdependence
Climate
Goods sent to markets outside a country
Goods brought into a country
The dependence of countries on goods, resources, and knowledg…
The average weather conditions in an area over a long period…
Export
Goods sent to markets outside a country
Import
Goods brought into a country
121 terms
Global Studies
What is the ultimate benefit of integr…
10 concrete neoliberal measures
Did free trade really help poverty?
the internationalization of trade has…
secure peaceful international relations and technological inn…
1.privatization of public enterprises... 2. Deregulation of the…
Even though the poverty fell in every developing region, a nu…
liberalization of financial transactions
What is the ultimate benefit of integr…
secure peaceful international relations and technological inn…
10 concrete neoliberal measures
1.privatization of public enterprises... 2. Deregulation of the…
42 terms
Global Studies
Revolution
HelioCentric
GeoCentric
Bastille
A period of change that happens over time
The theory of the Sun was at the center of the universe with…
The Theory that the Earth was at the center of the universe
Place where they raided for gunpowder
Revolution
A period of change that happens over time
HelioCentric
The theory of the Sun was at the center of the universe with…
25 terms
global studies
communism
constitutional monarchy
democracy
dictatorship
a social,political,and economic ideology and movement whose u…
a form of government in which a king or queen acts as head of…
a system of government in which all the people of a state or…
a country governed by a dictator... -north korea
communism
a social,political,and economic ideology and movement whose u…
constitutional monarchy
a form of government in which a king or queen acts as head of…
GLOBAL STUDIES WORD ASSOCIATION-GEOGRAPHY
NEOLITHIC REVOLUTION
EARLIEST CIVILIZATIONS
RIVER VALLEYS
MANDATE OF HEAVEN; DYNASTIC CYCLE
permanent settlements; farmings; domestication
along river valley; fertile; EGYPT, INDUS, MESOPOTAMIA
fertile soil; communication and transportation; unify people
similar to European Divine Right; believe authority to rule c…
NEOLITHIC REVOLUTION
permanent settlements; farmings; domestication
EARLIEST CIVILIZATIONS
along river valley; fertile; EGYPT, INDUS, MESOPOTAMIA
75 terms
Global Studies Unit 1 - Revolutions
The Enlightenment
Natural Rights
Social Contract
Popular Sovereignty
An 18th century European movement in which thinkers attempted…
Rights that people have from the moment they are born.... Life,…
The Enlightenment idea that citizens and the government make…
The Enlightenment idea that the government can only exist whe…
The Enlightenment
An 18th century European movement in which thinkers attempted…
Natural Rights
Rights that people have from the moment they are born.... Life,…
global studies
primates walk on two feet
when did hominids walk the earth
who are the only hominids left on earth
using simple tools is the beginning of…
hominids
7 million years ago
humans
Paleolithic age
primates walk on two feet
hominids
when did hominids walk the earth
7 million years ago
20 terms
Global studies
Cordilleras
Isolated
Altiplano
Pampas
A region of parallel mountains Chinese
To make separate from others
The high plains
The treeless grassland of Argentina and Uruguay
Cordilleras
A region of parallel mountains Chinese
Isolated
To make separate from others
16 terms
Global Studies: The Renaissance/Exploration
Medici Family
Niccolo Machiavelli
Leonardo Da Vinci
The Prince
A family, made wealthy by starting a banking industry in Flor…
(1469-1527) Wrote The Prince which contained a secular (non-r…
Italian painter and sculptor and engineer and scientist and a…
-written by Machiavelli
Medici Family
A family, made wealthy by starting a banking industry in Flor…
Niccolo Machiavelli
(1469-1527) Wrote The Prince which contained a secular (non-r…
20 terms
Global Studies
95 Theses
Abraham Jew
Age of Exploration
Alexander the Great
Document written by Martin Luther detailing what he believed…
He founded the religion of Judaism
The first Portuguese discoveries of America while looking for…
He was a king of the Greek Kingdom in Macedon and a member in…
95 Theses
Document written by Martin Luther detailing what he believed…
Abraham Jew
He founded the religion of Judaism
11 terms
Global studies
How many hemisphere's is there?
What is geography?
What is a political map?
What is human geography?
Eastern, western, northern and southern hemispheres.
Geography is a field of study that tries to make sense of the…
A political map shows countries, borders, and capitals.
The study of people as they have spread across the earth.
How many hemisphere's is there?
Eastern, western, northern and southern hemispheres.
What is geography?
Geography is a field of study that tries to make sense of the…
38 terms
Global Studies
Amnesty Internationaal
Advocacy Organization
Advocacy Organization - Strengths
Advocacy Organization - Weaknesses
Founded in 1961 to safeguard human rights around the world. B…
AN organization that utilizes empowered and/or rich people's…
has moral high ground, backed up by a poetic message, can use…
rely on donations of others, donation based, can't feed off o…
Amnesty Internationaal
Founded in 1961 to safeguard human rights around the world. B…
Advocacy Organization
AN organization that utilizes empowered and/or rich people's…
52 terms
Global Studies study guide
Why does the US maintain and active ro…
What three religions is the middle eas…
How did World War I affect the middle…
What was the Skyes-Picot accord?
steady flow of oil, long term stability, Israel - Palestine c…
Christianity, Judaism, Islam
it destroyed the Ottoman Empire. After the Ottomans where def…
1916 Britain and France signed a treaty concerning the postwa…
Why does the US maintain and active ro…
steady flow of oil, long term stability, Israel - Palestine c…
What three religions is the middle eas…
Christianity, Judaism, Islam
120 terms
Global Studies
Archduke Franz Ferdinand
Bismarck, Otto von
Chang Kai-shek
Churchill, Winston
heir to the throne of AH. Wife Sophia, city of Sarajevo. Assa…
chancellor/prime minister= day to day run of gov. Manipulates…
takes over eladership after sun yatsen, tries to fufill sun y…
European. Called Italy the soft belly of Europe
Archduke Franz Ferdinand
heir to the throne of AH. Wife Sophia, city of Sarajevo. Assa…
Bismarck, Otto von
chancellor/prime minister= day to day run of gov. Manipulates…
28 terms
Global Studies
Nomad
Neolithic Revolution
Subsistence Agriculture
Civilization
a person moving from place to place and doesn't settle in one…
the beginning of farming about 10,000 b.c.
a system in which farmers only grow what they need to survive…
culture that includes cities, technology and government.
Nomad
a person moving from place to place and doesn't settle in one…
Neolithic Revolution
the beginning of farming about 10,000 b.c.
10 terms
global study studies for tests
longitude
latitude
developing countries
middle income countries
longitude
latitude
14 terms
Global Studies 9 Chapter1:1
Africa
Archeologist
Nomad
Lucy
Fossil evidence suggest the earliest humans originated in pre…
A scientist who studies early people
A person without a permanent home who travels from place to p…
The name given to the remains of the earliest known and most…
Africa
Fossil evidence suggest the earliest humans originated in pre…
Archeologist
A scientist who studies early people
79 terms
Global Studies
Babylon
Great wall of China
Meroë
Assyria
what was the location of Nebuchadnezzar's hanging gardens, on…
what structure was created by forced labor to protect China f…
what city became a major center for manufacture of iron weapo…
what empire became known for its cruelty to conquered people…
Babylon
what was the location of Nebuchadnezzar's hanging gardens, on…
Great wall of China
what structure was created by forced labor to protect China f…
11 terms
Chapter 5 Global Studies
representative democracy
federalism
amendment
parliamentary democracy
voters choose leaders who make and enforce the laws
power is divided between the federal, or national, government…
additions, Bill of Rights
Canada has this in which voters elect representatives to a la…
representative democracy
voters choose leaders who make and enforce the laws
federalism
power is divided between the federal, or national, government…
10 terms
Global Studies
Athena
Phalanx
Dorians
Cleisthenes
This goddess was worshipped heavily after the encouragement o…
This was the main fighting strategy of the hoplites.
During the Dark Ages, this group of people invaded and took c…
This Athenian ruler did not want to hold election because he…
Athena
This goddess was worshipped heavily after the encouragement o…
Phalanx
This was the main fighting strategy of the hoplites.
43 terms
Global Studies
republic
patrician
plebian
veto
a state in whcih supreme power is held by the people
an aristocrat or nobleman
a commoner
constitutional right to reject a decision
republic
a state in whcih supreme power is held by the people
patrician
an aristocrat or nobleman
96 terms
9/10 Global Studies Terms (with pictures)
primary sources
geographer
archaeologist
economist
• are from the events they are about... • diaries, letters, film…
• studies how landforms, water, climate, and location affect…
• studies artifacts (human-made objects)
• studies how goods and resources are used
primary sources
• are from the events they are about... • diaries, letters, film…
geographer
• studies how landforms, water, climate, and location affect…
8 terms
global studies
Immigration
Wave of immigrants from Central Americ…
Race-US
Criminal Justice System
Long, bitter and controversial issue in the US AND around the…
women and children... sent back to their homeland
police et. al. a"communities of color"... abuse of power,... excess…
# of arrests... # and length of incarcerations (jail time)
Immigration
Long, bitter and controversial issue in the US AND around the…
Wave of immigrants from Central Americ…
women and children... sent back to their homeland
25 terms
Global Studies
latitude
longitude
5 themes
population
Latitude lines run east to west around the globe and are meas…
Longitude lines run north and south around the globe Internat…
Location, where Point exists. Place, locations physical and h…
The people living in a particular region especially the total…
latitude
Latitude lines run east to west around the globe and are meas…
longitude
Longitude lines run north and south around the globe Internat…
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