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20 terms
Global Studies
Sphinx
Big Ben
Leaning tower of Pisa
Ayers rock
Egypt
London
Italy
Australia
Sphinx
Egypt
Big Ben
London
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…
Global Studies
scientific
social
subjective
technology
relating to the laws of science
relating to society or its orginazation
influenced by personal feelings or opinions
equipment developed for the application of knowledge and the…
scientific
relating to the laws of science
social
relating to society or its orginazation
Global Studies
Jette(s) verb
acculturation
command economy
communism
Throw
when a society changes because it accepts or adopts an innova…
production of goods and service that is determined by the cen…
a government: all economic system nearly all political power…
Jette(s) verb
Throw
acculturation
when a society changes because it accepts or adopts an innova…
Global Studies
Suleyman 1
Geopolitics
Selim 3
Crimean war
The last great Ottoman sultan. Died in 1566.... (page 786)
An interest in or taking of land for its strategic location.…
He attempted to modernize the army, however the older Janissa…
Russians and the Ottomans fought over the Black Sea. (page 787)
Suleyman 1
The last great Ottoman sultan. Died in 1566.... (page 786)
Geopolitics
An interest in or taking of land for its strategic location.…
87 terms
Global Studies
cartographer
Great Circle Route
Hemisphere
Latitude
map-maker
imaginary line that follows the curve of the earth
1 of the halves into which the earth is divided
parallels the equator ... ---->
cartographer
map-maker
Great Circle Route
imaginary line that follows the curve of the earth
Global studies
history
Historian
Archaeology
Anthropology
A record of past events that shaped our future today.
research evidence in the form of writings and physical things.
The study of past human life and culture by the recovery of r…
The study of the origin, the behavior, and the physical, soci…
history
A record of past events that shaped our future today.
Historian
research evidence in the form of writings and physical things.
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
Global Studies
Llanos
Cerrado
Pampas
Rain Forest
a treeless grassy plain
a savanna that has flat terrain and moderate rainfall, which…
the vast grassy plains of southern South America, especially…
a tropical forest usually with lots of trees in an area of hi…
Llanos
a treeless grassy plain
Cerrado
a savanna that has flat terrain and moderate rainfall, which…
Global Studies
Llanos
Cerrado
Pampas
Rain Forest
a treeless grassy plain
a type of plains community characterized by vegetation rangin…
the vast grassy plains of southern South America, especially…
a tropical forest usually with lots of trees in an area of hi…
Llanos
a treeless grassy plain
Cerrado
a type of plains community characterized by vegetation rangin…
10 terms
global studies
Theocracy
Dictatorship
Totalitarian
Absolute Monarchy
a system of government in which priests rule in the name of G…
government by a dictator.
of or relating to a system of government that is centralized…
form of government in which the monarch has absolute power am…
Theocracy
a system of government in which priests rule in the name of G…
Dictatorship
government by a dictator.
global studies
where did Italian Renaissance ideas be…
List 3 ways Renaissance ideas spread.
what was the result of peace between E…
How did the merchant class in Northern…
During the late 1400s Renaissance ideas began to spread from…
Ideas spread through cultural interaction the grows of town's…
Trade expanded and cities grew rapidly.
The grew of cities also helped to crated a wealthy merchant c…
where did Italian Renaissance ideas be…
During the late 1400s Renaissance ideas began to spread from…
List 3 ways Renaissance ideas spread.
Ideas spread through cultural interaction the grows of town's…
13 terms
Global Studies
Sub region
Isthmus
Archipelago
escarpment
Smaller areas
A narrow pieca of land that connects lager land
groups of islands
a scisers of steep cliffs that drop down to the Atlantic coas…
Sub region
Smaller areas
Isthmus
A narrow pieca of land that connects lager land
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…
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…
175 terms
Global Studies Final
cartographers
great circle route
hemisphere
latitude
person who makes maps
the shortest course between two points on the surface of a sp…
a half of the earth, usually as divided into northern and sou…
the angular distance of a place north or south of the earth's…
cartographers
person who makes maps
great circle route
the shortest course between two points on the surface of a sp…
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.
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…
Global Studies
What did the Hitites adopt from Babylon?
What was King Solomon known for?
What does the Indian poem "Mahabarata"…
What is the civil and religious law fo…
Concept of an eye for an eye
Constructing the great temple, building a trading empire, and…
The struggles that took place that took place in India as the…
The Ten Commandments
What did the Hitites adopt from Babylon?
Concept of an eye for an eye
What was King Solomon known for?
Constructing the great temple, building a trading empire, and…
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
27 terms
Global Studies
Geography
5 Themes
Place
Location
the study of earth and it's people
Place, Location, Human Enviroment Interaction, Movement, Regi…
describes the characteristics of a location that make it uniq…
the position of a place on the Earth's surface
Geography
the study of earth and it's people
5 Themes
Place, Location, Human Enviroment Interaction, Movement, Regi…
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.
57 terms
Global studies
Charlamagne
What did Charlemagne accomplish?
3. What role did the Catholic Church h…
4. What was the effect of Charlemagne'…
He was king of the Franks. He was the most important king. Hi…
He united most of western Europe.
For Charlemagne, the blessing of the Church sent the message,…
The effect of Viking raids (Muslims and Magyars too)? The wea…
Charlamagne
He was king of the Franks. He was the most important king. Hi…
What did Charlemagne accomplish?
He united most of western Europe.
50 terms
global studies
Geography
Physical Geography
Human Geography
Cartographer
the nature and relative arrangement of places and physical fe…
looks at the features of the earth that exist in nature.
focuses on the features of the earth that relate to humans ra…
is the study and practice of making maps, as there profession
Geography
the nature and relative arrangement of places and physical fe…
Physical Geography
looks at the features of the earth that exist in nature.
Global Studies Unit 1 Vocab
Geography
Absolute location
Relative location
Latitude
The study of where people, places, and things are located and…
Exact location of a place
Describes a position in relation to another place
Measures distances north or south of the Equator
Geography
The study of where people, places, and things are located and…
Absolute location
Exact location of a place
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
What is a primary source?
What's a secondary source?
What do we look for in bias?
What types of social scientist are the…
Origional materials that have not been altered in any way.
Something written about a secondary source
We look for personal and unreasonable prejudice
Social sciences, history, and sociology
What is a primary source?
Origional materials that have not been altered in any way.
What's a secondary source?
Something written about a secondary source
14 terms
Global Studies
Market economy
Command economy
Mixed economy
Capitalism
An economic system based on free enterprise, in which busines…
A system of resource management in which decisions about prod…
A system of resource management in which the government suppo…
A system in which factors of production are privately owned
Market economy
An economic system based on free enterprise, in which busines…
Command economy
A system of resource management in which decisions about prod…
8 terms
Global Studies 10 Scientific Revolution
Scientific Revolution
Nicolaus Copernicus
Heliocentric
Galileo Galilei
European scientists began to think differently in the 1500s.…
Challenged the belief that earth was the center of the univer…
Sun Centered
Italian astronomer, observed the skies with a telescope he ha…
Scientific Revolution
European scientists began to think differently in the 1500s.…
Nicolaus Copernicus
Challenged the belief that earth was the center of the univer…
23 terms
global studies
subcontinent
monsoons
citadel
rajas
a large landmass that is part of a continent but is considere…
seasonal winds in India
a fortess
leaders of ancient cities in India
subcontinent
a large landmass that is part of a continent but is considere…
monsoons
seasonal winds in India
84 terms
Global Studies 8 - Australia and Oceania
Australia
Canberra
Capital Territory
Fiji
Island continent and country in the Pacific
Capital of Australia
Is the home of the Australian capital city, Canberra. It is i…
An island nation just east of Australia and north of New Zeal…
Australia
Island continent and country in the Pacific
Canberra
Capital of Australia
13 terms
Global studies
Global studies
What was do longitude go
What was do latitude go
Political map
...
East and west
North and south
Government boudaries of countries,states,and counties
Global studies
...
What was do longitude go
East and west
11 terms
global studies :|
peninsula
isthmus
harbor
cape
boats park
peninsula
isthmus
Global Studies
When did the western roman empire fall?
What other name is the Eastern roman e…
Where did the bubonic plague come from?
How many people died when the bubonic…
476 AD
The Byzantine Empire
China
100 million
When did the western roman empire fall?
476 AD
What other name is the Eastern roman e…
The Byzantine Empire
Global Studies
What do geographers study when they wa…
In geography, what does a collection o…
Physical geography is the study of how…
Which of the following is defined by h…
human-environment interaction
Region
false
perceptual data
What do geographers study when they wa…
human-environment interaction
In geography, what does a collection o…
Region
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Global Studies Chapter 4
Egyptian and Nubian Empires
1. Hyksos
1. Hebrews Migrate to Egypt
1. Expulsion an Slavery
2 empires along the Nile, Egypt, and Nubia, forge commercial,…
Asian warriors that used chariots to conquer Egypt 1640 BC
-from Canaan circa BC... -Egyptians didn't like the presence Heb…
-Egyptians drive out Hyksos... -Hebrew consequently lose protect…
Egyptian and Nubian Empires
2 empires along the Nile, Egypt, and Nubia, forge commercial,…
1. Hyksos
Asian warriors that used chariots to conquer Egypt 1640 BC
Global Studies
Chivalry?
Charles Martel?
Excommunication?
Charlemagne?
Code Knights expected to follow
Stopped Muslim invasion in Western Europe
The taking away of a person's right of membership in a Christ…
Carolingian leader who reunited Western Europe and was crown…
Chivalry?
Code Knights expected to follow
Charles Martel?
Stopped Muslim invasion in Western Europe
31 terms
Global Studies-Belief Systems
animism
brahman
reincarnation
karma
The worship of "souls" of animals, rivers, trees, and other o…
This is the world's soul, according to Hindu belief, and cons…
In Hinduism and Buddhism, the process by which a soul is rebo…
A Hindu and Buddhist concept that by doing good to others, go…
animism
The worship of "souls" of animals, rivers, trees, and other o…
brahman
This is the world's soul, according to Hindu belief, and cons…
Global Studies Final Exam Review
Cultural Diffusion
Prime Meridian
Equator
Absolute Location
THE SPREADING OF IDEAS, BELIEFS AND CUSTOMS FROM PLACE TO PLACE
THE IMAGINARY LINE THAT DIVIDES THE EASTERN AND WESTERN HEMIS…
THE IMAGINARY LINE THAT DIVIDES THE NORTHERN AND SOUTHERN HEM…
USING LATITUDE AND LONGITUDE POINTS TO DESCRIBE A LOCATION
Cultural Diffusion
THE SPREADING OF IDEAS, BELIEFS AND CUSTOMS FROM PLACE TO PLACE
Prime Meridian
THE IMAGINARY LINE THAT DIVIDES THE EASTERN AND WESTERN HEMIS…
31 terms
Introduction to Global Studies
conflict
cultural diffusion
culture
social groups
a disagreement between people and societies
spreading of cultures from one society to another
a group of people who share the same customs, ideologies, bel…
groups that people belong to that require specific rules for…
conflict
a disagreement between people and societies
cultural diffusion
spreading of cultures from one society to another
19 terms
Global Studies
Geography
What is geography?
Scale
What are the parts of a map?
Study of earth and its people
The way people study earth
The ratio of a model to the actual size
Title, orientation, date, author, legend(key), source, scale
Geography
Study of earth and its people
What is geography?
The way people study earth
9 terms
Intro to Global Studies
Economist
Archaeologist
Anthropologist
Geography
a person who studies the economy
a scientist who examines objects to learn about the human past
scientist who studies human development and culture
the study of the earth's surface, climate, continents, countr…
Economist
a person who studies the economy
Archaeologist
a scientist who examines objects to learn about the human past
59 terms
Global Studies Unit 2 - Imperialism
Imperialism
Sepoy
Geopolitics
Muhammad Ali
The domination of a country's political, economic, and cultur…
An Indian soldier who fought for the British or the East Indi…
An interest in taking control of an area for its strategic lo…
The governor of Egpyt who modernized the country and turned i…
Imperialism
The domination of a country's political, economic, and cultur…
Sepoy
An Indian soldier who fought for the British or the East Indi…
20 terms
Landforms Global Studies 8
mountains
plateau
peninsula
canyon
high, steep, rugged land that rises above the surrounding land
A large area of flat land elevated high above sea level
land surrounded by water on three sides
deep and narrow valley with steep walls
mountains
high, steep, rugged land that rises above the surrounding land
plateau
A large area of flat land elevated high above sea level
27 terms
Global studies quiz
Cultural Diffusion
Renaissance
Industrial Revolution
Summit
When people adopt the practices of their neighbors
Was a period of rebirth and rediscovery of knowledge in Weste…
The growing use of machines in 1700s and 1800s
is the highest point on a mountain... * think of how summit coun…
Cultural Diffusion
When people adopt the practices of their neighbors
Renaissance
Was a period of rebirth and rediscovery of knowledge in Weste…
36 terms
GHS Global Studies Unit 7A
Economics
Primary Activity
Secondary Activity
Tertiary Activity
A social science that analyzes the production, distribution,…
Use natural resources directly, provide basic raw materials f…
use raw materials to produce or manufacture something new. Of…
Provide services to people and businesses. Location: near cus…
Economics
A social science that analyzes the production, distribution,…
Primary Activity
Use natural resources directly, provide basic raw materials f…
Global Studies Semester I Review
Artifact
Primary Source
Secondary Source
Bias
a man-made object from the past
a document from a time-period in history
a document made about another time period
a statement or question shows favor for or against an idea, o…
Artifact
a man-made object from the past
Primary Source
a document from a time-period in history
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…
54 terms
Chapter 2 Global studies
Mycenae
Homer
Epic Poems
Polis
A fortified site on the Greek mainland that was first discove…
The most famous of Mycenae's supposed military adventures is…
A long poem that tells the great deeds of a great hero. The I…
The central focus of Greek life, a city state.
Mycenae
A fortified site on the Greek mainland that was first discove…
Homer
The most famous of Mycenae's supposed military adventures is…
67 terms
Global Studies: Middle East Terms
African Transition Zone
North Africa, Sub-Saharan
Egypt, Mesopotamia
Muhammad
zone between North Africa and the Sub-Saharan.
two parts of Africa
Cultural hearths of Middle East
born in the 17th century. From Mecca. Visited by the angel Ga…
African Transition Zone
zone between North Africa and the Sub-Saharan.
North Africa, Sub-Saharan
two parts of Africa
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