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World History Ch 8 Review Guide
Zeus
Mt. Olympus
Language, Beliefs & Customs, Myths
Athena
The King of Olympian Gods
The highest mountain in Greece
Ways the Greek people were united by culture
The goddess of wisdom and crafts
Zeus
The King of Olympian Gods
Mt. Olympus
The highest mountain in Greece
31 terms
World History Study Guide
Aztec
Chavin
Science made little real progress in E…
Black Death
Mesoamerican culture controlled what we now refer to as Mexico
Oldest culture that archaeologists have found in the Central…
Most scholars thought that all knowledge must fit with Church…
An Increases in wages and prices throughout Europe.
Aztec
Mesoamerican culture controlled what we now refer to as Mexico
Chavin
Oldest culture that archaeologists have found in the Central…
42 terms
World History Review Guide
Alexander the Great
Aristotle
Ascetic
Asoka Maurya
A ruler of Greece in the fourth-century b.c. As a general, he…
Greek philosopher. A pupil of Plato, the tutor of Alexander t…
characterized by or suggesting the practice of severe self-di…
Ashoka was the third Indian emperor from the Mauryan Dynasty…
Alexander the Great
A ruler of Greece in the fourth-century b.c. As a general, he…
Aristotle
Greek philosopher. A pupil of Plato, the tutor of Alexander t…
44 terms
World History Vocabulary study guide
ALLIANCE
ANTHROPOLOGIST
ARCHEOLOGIST
ARTIFACT
AN AGREEMENT TO WORK TOGETHER TO HELP ONE ANOTHER.
A PERSON WHO STUDIES THE BEGINNINGS AND THE BEHAVIOR OF PEOPLE.
A PERSON WHO FINDS AND STUDIES THE THINGS HUMANS LEFT BEHIND…
AN OBJECT MADE BY A PERSON
ALLIANCE
AN AGREEMENT TO WORK TOGETHER TO HELP ONE ANOTHER.
ANTHROPOLOGIST
A PERSON WHO STUDIES THE BEGINNINGS AND THE BEHAVIOR OF PEOPLE.
World History Study guide
Hammurabi Law Code
Epic of Gilgamesh
Ziggurates
Pharaoh
Very first laws in history, Written on a piece of stone
Written about 1200 BCE in Babylon, first literature written i…
Stairways to the gods, The gods would technically live there,…
A king of ancient Egypt, considered a god as well as a politi…
Hammurabi Law Code
Very first laws in history, Written on a piece of stone
Epic of Gilgamesh
Written about 1200 BCE in Babylon, first literature written i…
65 terms
World history study guide
Apartheid Laws
Education
Battle of blood river
The boer war
Classification act, group areas, mixed marriages, Labor act,…
Finally educated in missionary schools in between 1910 two 19…
Migrating from great treck boers going into Zulu territory, a…
A conflict lasting from 1899 to 1902 in which the boers and t…
Apartheid Laws
Classification act, group areas, mixed marriages, Labor act,…
Education
Finally educated in missionary schools in between 1910 two 19…
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World History Semester 1 Guide
Railroad Impacts
corporation
Monopolies
Cartel
Increased industrial growth, created jobs, boosted agricultur…
A business owned by stockholders who share in its profits but…
Corporations that gain complete control of the production of…
a formal organization of producers that agree to coordinate p…
Railroad Impacts
Increased industrial growth, created jobs, boosted agricultur…
corporation
A business owned by stockholders who share in its profits but…
91 terms
World History Study Guide
Written
Hinduism
Buddha
Galileo
History is a study of the passed by looking at these type of…
Religion: One God, many forms, cows are sacred
This former prince left the palace at age 29 to see the world…
This individual was put on trial for teachings about the univ…
Written
History is a study of the passed by looking at these type of…
Hinduism
Religion: One God, many forms, cows are sacred
85 terms
World History/ Summer Guide
Harry Truman
Nikita Khrushchev
Chiang Kai-Shek
Gamal Abdel Nasser
president of the U.S. at the end of the war
Soviet leader who built the Berlin Wall
leader of the Chinese Nationalist Party after Sun Yat-sen
president of Egypt who nationalized the Suez Canal
Harry Truman
president of the U.S. at the end of the war
Nikita Khrushchev
Soviet leader who built the Berlin Wall
100 terms
World History Study Guide
Augustus (Octavian)
Pompeii
Marcus Aurelius
Livy
Began his rule in 31 BC. His reign began the pox Romana.
Destroyed by Mount Vesuvius in 79 AD.
HIs death in 180 AD marked the end of the Pax Romana.
Historian who lived during the Augustan Age and wrote the his…
Augustus (Octavian)
Began his rule in 31 BC. His reign began the pox Romana.
Pompeii
Destroyed by Mount Vesuvius in 79 AD.
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World History Study Guide
Roman Empire
Persian Empire
Byzantine Empire
Mesopotamia
Roman Empire
Persian Empire
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World history test guide
What is an artifact?
What is a culture?
What are hunters and gatherers?
What is the slash and burn method?
A human-made object such as a tool, weapon, or jewelry
A person's unique way of life
Members of a nomadic group
Farming method in which people cut and burn trees
What is an artifact?
A human-made object such as a tool, weapon, or jewelry
What is a culture?
A person's unique way of life
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World History Study Guide
Hieroglyphics
The book of the dead
The Rosetta Stone
Hammurabi's code
Egyptian "picture writing" found in tombs
Scrolls placed in the tomb to serve as a guide to the afterlife
Used to decode hieroglyphics -contained Greek text
First compiled written laws - concerned all aspects of life.…
Hieroglyphics
Egyptian "picture writing" found in tombs
The book of the dead
Scrolls placed in the tomb to serve as a guide to the afterlife
26 terms
World History Study Guide
Epic
Myth
Helot
Phalanx
A long narrative poem, written in heightened language, which…
A traditional story about gods, ancestors, or heroes, told to…
Spartan slave
A military formation of foot soldiers armed with spears and s…
Epic
A long narrative poem, written in heightened language, which…
Myth
A traditional story about gods, ancestors, or heroes, told to…
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World History Study Guide
Old Stone Age/Patheolithic
New Stone Age/Neolithic
Nomad
Empire
First stone tool makers... People were nomads
New stone age ... Initial use of agriculture ... Marks Beginning of…
Moving from place to place, to follow food
an extensive group of states or countries under a single supr…
Old Stone Age/Patheolithic
First stone tool makers... People were nomads
New Stone Age/Neolithic
New stone age ... Initial use of agriculture ... Marks Beginning of…
134 terms
World History Exam Study Guide
new trade route to Asia
astrolabe
Bartholomeu Dias
Spain and Portugal
cut out Muslim and Italian middlemen
used by sailors to determine latitude
first explorer to round the southern tip of Africa?
two countries who signed the Treaty of Tordesillas
new trade route to Asia
cut out Muslim and Italian middlemen
astrolabe
used by sailors to determine latitude
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World History - Study Guide
Excommunicate
Compromise of 1122
Crusades
Saladin
Cast out from the Church
Ranked who was more powerful
A long series of wars b/t Christians and Muslims in Southwest…
Leader of the Muslim forces
Excommunicate
Cast out from the Church
Compromise of 1122
Ranked who was more powerful
15 terms
World History Study Guide
England
France
Constantinople or Istanbul
Japan
Country of the united kingdom
Country in Europe
Constantinople was the capital city of the Roman or Byzantine…
England
Country of the united kingdom
France
Country in Europe
8 terms
World History Study Guide
Colosseum
Arch
Architecture
Aqueduct
A vast amphitheater in Rome, created in 75 AD. it held 50,000…
a curved structure spanning an opening and supporting the wei…
the art or practice of designing and constructing buildings.
an artificial channel for conveying water, typically in the f…
Colosseum
A vast amphitheater in Rome, created in 75 AD. it held 50,000…
Arch
a curved structure spanning an opening and supporting the wei…
39 terms
World history study guide
Sumerians
Tigris and Euphrates
City-States
Cultural Diffusion
A group of ancient people who built a civilization in the lan…
Fertile Crescent includes which two rivers
A political unit that includes a city and its surrounding lan…
Spread of ideas, customs, and technology from one people to a…
Sumerians
A group of ancient people who built a civilization in the lan…
Tigris and Euphrates
Fertile Crescent includes which two rivers
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World History Study Guide
Nicholas Copernicus
Galileo Galilei
Ferdinand Magellan
Vasco da Gama
Heliocentric Theory
Telescope
First guy to sail all the way around the world
Sailed East to India in lil boat
Nicholas Copernicus
Heliocentric Theory
Galileo Galilei
Telescope
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World History Study Guide
100 Years War
Abbasid
Abu Bakr
Alexander the Great
the series of wars between England and France, 1337-1453, in…
second of the two great dynasties of the Muslim Empire of the…
a.d. 573-634, Muhammad's father-in-law and successor: first c…
356-323 b.c, king of Macedonia 336-323: conqueror of Greek ci…
100 Years War
the series of wars between England and France, 1337-1453, in…
Abbasid
second of the two great dynasties of the Muslim Empire of the…
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Final Exam Study Guide - World History
Democracy
Dictatorship
Monarchy
Montesquieu
Government in which the people hold the ruling power.
Government in which a single person has total control.
Government in which a king or queen exercises central power.
Enlightenment thinker whose lasting contributions to politica…
Democracy
Government in which the people hold the ruling power.
Dictatorship
Government in which a single person has total control.
91 terms
World History Study Guide
Written
Hinduism
Buddha
Galileo
History is a study of the passed by looking at these type of…
Religion: One God, many forms, cows are sacred
This former prince left the palace at age 29 to see the world…
This individual was put on trial for teachings about the univ…
Written
History is a study of the passed by looking at these type of…
Hinduism
Religion: One God, many forms, cows are sacred
29 terms
Study Guide World History
pope
charlemagne
charlemagne's ideas
feudalism
Head of the Roman Catholic Church
800 AD crowned by the Pope as the head of the Holy Roman Empi…
...
A political system in which nobles are granted the use of lan…
pope
Head of the Roman Catholic Church
charlemagne
800 AD crowned by the Pope as the head of the Holy Roman Empi…
49 terms
world history study guide
mary 1
luther
jesuits
puritans
which english queen is known for intense persecution of prote…
who wrote the hymn a mighty fortress is our God
ignatius loyola was the leader of what group
what group of people wanted to remove roman catholic practice…
mary 1
which english queen is known for intense persecution of prote…
luther
who wrote the hymn a mighty fortress is our God
world history study guide
Enclosures
Industrialization
Adam Smith
Laissez-Faire
One of the fenced-in or hedged-in fields created by wealthy B…
The development of industries for the machine production of g…
Scottish economist who wrote the Wealth of Nations a precurso…
Idea that government should play as small a role as possible…
Enclosures
One of the fenced-in or hedged-in fields created by wealthy B…
Industrialization
The development of industries for the machine production of g…
108 terms
World History Study Guide
Locke
Voltaire
Montesquieu
Rousseau
Natural rights -- life, liberty and property.
Freedom of thought, expression and religion.
Separation of powers -- branches of power. no one group has a…
Individual freedom and civilization -- only good government w…
Locke
Natural rights -- life, liberty and property.
Voltaire
Freedom of thought, expression and religion.
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World History Study Guide
Epic
Myth
Helot
Phalanx
A long narrative poem, written in heightened language, which…
A traditional story about gods, ancestors, or heroes, told to…
Spartan slave
A military formation of foot soldiers armed with spears and s…
Epic
A long narrative poem, written in heightened language, which…
Myth
A traditional story about gods, ancestors, or heroes, told to…
84 terms
World History Study Guide
maurayan empire
asoka
han dynasty
wudi
The first empire in India founded by Chandragupta Maurya in 3…
..., grandson of Chandragupta; most honored emperor for his c…
(202 BC - 220 AD) dynasty started by Lui Bang; a great and lo…
Chinese emperor who brought the Han dynasty to its greatest s…
maurayan empire
The first empire in India founded by Chandragupta Maurya in 3…
asoka
..., grandson of Chandragupta; most honored emperor for his c…
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World History Study Guide
Nicholas Copernicus
Galileo Galilei
Ferdinand Magellan
Vasco da Gama
He explained to everyone that the we were revolving around th…
He invented the telescope and discovered Jupiter's moons
He and his crew were the first ones to sail circumnavigate th…
He proved that you can sail to Asia
Nicholas Copernicus
He explained to everyone that the we were revolving around th…
Galileo Galilei
He invented the telescope and discovered Jupiter's moons
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World History Study Guide
Epic
Myth
Helot
Phalanx
A long narrative poem, written in heightened language, which…
A traditional story about gods, ancestors, or heroes, told to…
Spartan slave
A military formation of foot soldiers armed with spears and s…
Epic
A long narrative poem, written in heightened language, which…
Myth
A traditional story about gods, ancestors, or heroes, told to…
123 terms
world history guide 2
Christopher Columbus
mercantilism
Treaty of Tordesillas
The Middle Passage
An Italian navigator who was funded by the Spanish Government…
An economic policy under which nations sought to increase the…
A 1494 agreement between Portugal and Spain, declaring that n…
the long journey that slaves from Africa had to take to the A…
Christopher Columbus
An Italian navigator who was funded by the Spanish Government…
mercantilism
An economic policy under which nations sought to increase the…
40 terms
World History Review Guide
Industrial Revolution
European Moment
Examples of POLITICAL revolutions
Communication Revolution
late 1700's early 1800's - started in great britain - spread…
Euro weaponry/technology/output - controlled 88% of Earths la…
Russian - French - Chinese
19th century - technological innovations - made communication…
Industrial Revolution
late 1700's early 1800's - started in great britain - spread…
European Moment
Euro weaponry/technology/output - controlled 88% of Earths la…
14 terms
World History-Study Guide
Humans
Africa
Evolution
Genus Homo
humans are the only surviving member of the genus homo sapien…
africa is the "cradle" of all human life
is ongoing
Homo habilis... Homo erectus... Homo antecessor... Homo ergaster ... Homo…
Humans
humans are the only surviving member of the genus homo sapien…
Africa
africa is the "cradle" of all human life
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world history review guide
topic
Paleolithic
Neolithic
traits of civilizations
early civilization
nomads rely on hunting and gathering cave paintings burial of…
farming begins, villages/cities grow, stone tools refined
developed cities, organized government, formal religion, spec…
topic
early civilization
Paleolithic
nomads rely on hunting and gathering cave paintings burial of…
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World History Review Guide
Puritans
Thomas Hobbes
John Locke
Glorious Revolution
Made up a majority of Parliament which clashed with Charles I…
He was believed to be state of nature. He also believed that…
English philosopher who accepted the idea of social contract…
A bloodless transfer of power in the English monarchy
Puritans
Made up a majority of Parliament which clashed with Charles I…
Thomas Hobbes
He was believed to be state of nature. He also believed that…
world history Study Guide
Paleolithic ... (Old Stone Age)
Neolithic ... (New Stone Age)
Mesopotamia
Egypt
Characteristics:... -Hunters and gatherers... -Nomads= people who m…
Characteristics:... FARMING... -Domestication of plants and anima…
Characteristics:... -Located by the Tigris and Euphrates River i…
Characteristics:... -Located by the Nile River... -Lead by a pharao…
Paleolithic ... (Old Stone Age)
Characteristics:... -Hunters and gatherers... -Nomads= people who m…
Neolithic ... (New Stone Age)
Characteristics:... FARMING... -Domestication of plants and anima…
12 terms
World History Study guide
Hammurabi Law Code
Epic of Gilgamesh
Ziggurates
Pharaoh
Very first laws in history, Written on a piece of stone
Written about 1200 BCE in Babylon, first literature written i…
Stairways to the gods, The gods would technically live there,…
A king of ancient Egypt, considered a god as well as a politi…
Hammurabi Law Code
Very first laws in history, Written on a piece of stone
Epic of Gilgamesh
Written about 1200 BCE in Babylon, first literature written i…
46 terms
World History Study Guide
Neolithic Age
Inquistion
Mesopotamia
Vernacular
The new stone age; domestication of plants
A period of prolonged and intensive questioning or investigat…
The land between the Tigris and the Euphrates Rivers
the language or dialect spoken by the ordinary people in a pa…
Neolithic Age
The new stone age; domestication of plants
Inquistion
A period of prolonged and intensive questioning or investigat…
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world history guide
republic
praetor
Plebeians
dictator
the roman form of government
a judge in the roman public
the majority of the Roman population
ruler with complete control over the government who served fo…
republic
the roman form of government
praetor
a judge in the roman public
50 terms
World History Study Guide
Abraham
Buddhism
Farming
Torah
Who is considered the creator of Judaism?
The India King Asoka converted to which religion?
The most important discovery of the Neolithic Period which al…
What text is most important to the Hebrews/Jews?
Abraham
Who is considered the creator of Judaism?
Buddhism
The India King Asoka converted to which religion?
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WORLD HISTORY STUDY GUIDE
PREHISTORY
Culture
anthropology
archaeology
A period of time that refers to events or objects that date b…
the arts and other manifestations of human intellectual achie…
Anthropology is the study of humans, past and present. To und…
A scientific investigation of the cultural remains of people…
PREHISTORY
A period of time that refers to events or objects that date b…
Culture
the arts and other manifestations of human intellectual achie…
109 terms
World history guide
Militarism
Imperialism
Assassination of archduke frank Ferdin…
Triple entente
The competition between countries in order to have a bigger b…
To maintain strong industrial economies.
The event that led to the beginning of World War One.
The alliance between France Russia & Britain.
Militarism
The competition between countries in order to have a bigger b…
Imperialism
To maintain strong industrial economies.
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World History Study Guide
Written
Hinduism
Buddha
Galileo
History is a study of the passed by looking at these type of…
Religion: One God, many forms, cows are sacred
This former prince left the palace at age 29 to see the world…
This individual was put on trial for teachings about the univ…
Written
History is a study of the passed by looking at these type of…
Hinduism
Religion: One God, many forms, cows are sacred
50 terms
World history review guide
Corsica
Josephine
Napoleonic code
Continental syestem
The Island Napoleon was from
Napoleon's first wife
A set of rules all people in France had to follow
a naval blockade of all the French ports by the british
Corsica
The Island Napoleon was from
Josephine
Napoleon's first wife
48 terms
World history study guide
The Reformation
Martin Luther (the most important indi…
What were the Causes of the Reformation
Indulgences (the religious meaning)
A movement begun by Martin Luther in the 16th century movemen…
Wrote 95 theses saying that all one needs is the Bible. Peopl…
The printing press helped spread criticism of the Catholic Ch…
A pardon releasing a person from punishments due for a sin.
The Reformation
A movement begun by Martin Luther in the 16th century movemen…
Martin Luther (the most important indi…
Wrote 95 theses saying that all one needs is the Bible. Peopl…
12 terms
World History Guide
Aphrodite
Apollo
Artemis
Athena
-the goddess of love and beauty... - To Ares, her lover, she bor…
-god of the sun and patron of truth, archery, music, medicine…
-virgin goddess of the moon... -twin sister of Apollo, mighty hu…
-virgin patron of the household crafts... - goddess of wisdom... -…
Aphrodite
-the goddess of love and beauty... - To Ares, her lover, she bor…
Apollo
-god of the sun and patron of truth, archery, music, medicine…
36 terms
Study guide for world history
Feudalism in Europe and japan
The crusades Impact on Europe and impa…
The plagues impact
Papal supremacy
The shogun ruled through feudal lords in the Japanese feudal…
The kings increased taxes, when peasants died there land got…
1347 and 1350 30 to 60 percent of the entire population was w…
a set of beliefs of the roman catholic church
Feudalism in Europe and japan
The shogun ruled through feudal lords in the Japanese feudal…
The crusades Impact on Europe and impa…
The kings increased taxes, when peasants died there land got…
97 terms
World History Review Guide
Author of the Prince
Artistic Concept Creating 3 dimensiona…
Intellecutal movement focused on world…
Florence banking family of wealth and…
Machiavelli
Perspective
humanism
medicis
Author of the Prince
Machiavelli
Artistic Concept Creating 3 dimensiona…
Perspective
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