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14 terms
Historical Geography Quiz #3
Mycenaean
What customs did the Mycenaeans inheri…
Trojan War
Dorians
An Indo-European person who settled on the Greek mainland aro…
The value of seaborne trade, the Minoan writing system, and d…
A war fought around 1200 B.C. in which an army led by Mycenae…
Greek-speaking people that migrated into mainland Greece afte…
Mycenaean
An Indo-European person who settled on the Greek mainland aro…
What customs did the Mycenaeans inheri…
The value of seaborne trade, the Minoan writing system, and d…
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Geography D5- Historical Geography
How did state formation in China happen?
What is the earliest historical (have…
What is Chinese history marked by?
The dynastic cycle
Independantly of Mesopotamia and Egypt
Shang
Line of dynsaty
Family rules, power remains with family, passed down until th…
How did state formation in China happen?
Independantly of Mesopotamia and Egypt
What is the earliest historical (have…
Shang
29 terms
UA Historical Geography Test 1
polytheism
theocracy
Herodotus
Narmer
belief in many gods (Ur and Egypt)
ruler is a divine figure and religion is in authority (Indus…
first to write about the great pyramids
united Upper and Lower Egypt
polytheism
belief in many gods (Ur and Egypt)
theocracy
ruler is a divine figure and religion is in authority (Indus…
25 terms
Historical Geography A-Intro test
absolute location
relative location
location
place
the exact coordinates of a place
where something is in relation to landmarks
the theme that tells you WHERE something is
the theme that tells you what an area is like (human and phys…
absolute location
the exact coordinates of a place
relative location
where something is in relation to landmarks
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historical geography final- Ancient Rome
During 1000 to 650 B.C., early peoples…
He was the leader of the Huns
This period was a period of peace and…
In time, the plebeians gained the righ…
Etruscans
Attila
Pax Rommana
tribunes
During 1000 to 650 B.C., early peoples…
Etruscans
He was the leader of the Huns
Attila
198 terms
Historic Geography of the Middle East
Sumer... S-es zigzag, like ziggurats.... Eve…
Akkad... "Egad!" My reaction on seeing al…
Ur III... U think ur name is older? ... Ur-N…
Babylonians/Assyrians/Chaldeans
-4000-2400 BC... -Ubaid Period ... -First written records (Cuneifor…
-2350-2150 BC... -Semites... -Sargon the Great... -Babylon
-2125-2000 BC... -Ur-Nammu (Older than Code of Hammurabi)
-1900-525 BC... -Babylon from Syrian desert
Sumer... S-es zigzag, like ziggurats.... Eve…
-4000-2400 BC... -Ubaid Period ... -First written records (Cuneifor…
Akkad... "Egad!" My reaction on seeing al…
-2350-2150 BC... -Semites... -Sargon the Great... -Babylon
34 terms
Geography 2600 Unit 3 The Historical Geography of Canada
Geo-Political Tensions
Regional Self Interest
Faultlines
US Manifest Destiny
Intersection between regional self-interest, historical geogr…
The aspirations, concerns, and interests of people living in…
Metaphorical cracks between regions. Two groups conflict with…
The belief that the people of the US are destined to populate…
Geo-Political Tensions
Intersection between regional self-interest, historical geogr…
Regional Self Interest
The aspirations, concerns, and interests of people living in…
22 terms
Histor Vocab: Geography
Archipelago
Bay
Canyon
Cape
a series of islands that are close to one another
part of a body of water that extends into the land
a deep, narrow valley with steep sides
curved or pointed part of a coastline that sticks out into th…
Archipelago
a series of islands that are close to one another
Bay
part of a body of water that extends into the land
24 terms
cultural and historical geographies quiz
fertile crescent
Egypt and Mesopotamia
Arabs
Arabic
the arc of land stretching from israel to western iran
are thus among the world's great culture hearths
the majority of the region's inhabitants are
a semitic language spoken by about 250 million of the regions…
fertile crescent
the arc of land stretching from israel to western iran
Egypt and Mesopotamia
are thus among the world's great culture hearths
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3.2 Historical Geography (Buddhism)
Who was the founder of Buddhism?
What are the 4 passing sights?
What was Siddhartha looking for in the…
What is the 1st noble truth?
Siddhartha Gautama
Old man, sick man, corpse, holy man
Enlightenment
Life is filled with suffering and sorrow.
Who was the founder of Buddhism?
Siddhartha Gautama
What are the 4 passing sights?
Old man, sick man, corpse, holy man
20 terms
Geography/historical Perspective chapter 1
Geography
Cartographer
Greenwich, England
meridian
Field of science that study's earths physical features
The study and practice of making maps
The city the prime meridian passes through
An arc drawn on a map between the North and South poles.
Geography
Field of science that study's earths physical features
Cartographer
The study and practice of making maps
9 terms
historical geography 1.3 vocabulary
civilization
specialization
artisans
institution
a complex culture with advanced cities, specialized workers,…
the development of skills in a specific kind of work
skilled workers who make goods by hand
a long-lasting pattern of organization in a community
civilization
a complex culture with advanced cities, specialized workers,…
specialization
the development of skills in a specific kind of work
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Historical Geography Final: Ancient Greece
what technological advance mad the cos…
which civilization is associated with…
A city-state in Greece was called a
the major difficulty in uniting ancien…
discovery of iron
dorian
polis
the geography of the region
what technological advance mad the cos…
discovery of iron
which civilization is associated with…
dorian
Chapter 3 Cultural and Historical Geography
Sequent Occupance
Syncretism
Chinampas
Conuco
A sequence of peoples have occupied a territory and imprinted…
When elements of a new religion bond with traditional beliefs…
Raised cultivation plots along freshwater lakes used in Valle…
Permanent raised beds of soil used for planting crops in Grea…
Sequent Occupance
A sequence of peoples have occupied a territory and imprinted…
Syncretism
When elements of a new religion bond with traditional beliefs…
36 terms
Religion: Geography, Historical & Literary Context
Context
Archeologists
Pictograms
Scribes
The historical, cultural, social or political circumstances s…
Can provide clues about palestine before arrival of the israe…
Earliest form of writing. Pictures represents words or ideas.…
People trained to write using the earliest forms of writing b…
Context
The historical, cultural, social or political circumstances s…
Archeologists
Can provide clues about palestine before arrival of the israe…
27 terms
historical geography unit 1 test
Chatal Venuk: in _____, near _________…
how many people and how many dwellings…
____________ workers (___________ and…
envioronment? chatal venuk
turkey volcano 32
5-6000 people 1000 dwellings
skilled potters
plants animals good soil wetland/marsh
Chatal Venuk: in _____, near _________…
turkey volcano 32
how many people and how many dwellings…
5-6000 people 1000 dwellings
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Historical Geography ESS Exam 2
historical geology
absolute and relative dating
absolute dating
relative dating
the sub-discipline of geology that deals with interpreting Ea…
the two techniques geologists use to put the pages of earths…
-allow geologist to calculate how many years have elapsed sin…
-determining which rocks were older and which ones were young…
historical geology
the sub-discipline of geology that deals with interpreting Ea…
absolute and relative dating
the two techniques geologists use to put the pages of earths…
34 terms
Geography and Historical Development of Europe Review
He wanted a route around Africa to the…
Ural Mountains
Genoa and Venice
Europeans map-making skills improved
Why did Prince Henry the Navigator want to send ships south t…
The eastern boundary of the European Plain.
Which Italian cities dominated the trade routes from Asia to…
Which result of the Crusades to the Holy Land helped European…
He wanted a route around Africa to the…
Why did Prince Henry the Navigator want to send ships south t…
Ural Mountains
The eastern boundary of the European Plain.
46 terms
Historical Geography Multiple choice Final
what culture believes in the Mandate o…
what did the Mandate of Heaven believe?
Under the mandate of Heaven, if there…
what is the real reward of good rule i…
The chinese culture
chinese believe their emperor has authority to rule from god.
the people would kill/blame the ruler
prosperity
what culture believes in the Mandate o…
The chinese culture
what did the Mandate of Heaven believe?
chinese believe their emperor has authority to rule from god.
34 terms
UA Chapter 2 Historical Geography
Where the earliest civilizations devel…
challenges these people faced
How the challenges affected these civi…
inventions made by early civilization
On fertile river plains
Seasonal flooding and limited growing area
irrigation systems and leadership and laws
Bronze tools, the wheel, the sail, the plow, writing, and math
Where the earliest civilizations devel…
On fertile river plains
challenges these people faced
Seasonal flooding and limited growing area
71 terms
Urban Geography: Historical and Economic Landscapes
10 ways of seeing landscapes
symbolic landscapes
Arts and Crafts Movement
Reading the landscape (Lewis)
Meinig's lenses for viewing the world around him
a landscape that has significant meaning beyond what it simpl…
Developed as a protest against the fussiness of Victorian des…
To treat the built and natural environment as a poly-vocal te…
10 ways of seeing landscapes
Meinig's lenses for viewing the world around him
symbolic landscapes
a landscape that has significant meaning beyond what it simpl…
14 terms
Historical Geography: Unit 4 - Ancient Rome
republic
Patricians
Plebians
Punic Wars
a form of government in which power rests with the citizens w…
wealthy landowners who held most of the power
the common farmers, artisans, and merchants who made up the m…
three wars fought between Rome and Carthage
republic
a form of government in which power rests with the citizens w…
Patricians
wealthy landowners who held most of the power
45 terms
GEA Exam 1: Historical Geography
Pre-Colombian demographic estimates -…
Western Highland Indigenous Groups Cha…
Aztecs
Mayans
Natives failed to keep censuses, If they did they were largel…
characterized by high population densities and high levels of…
founded their capital, Tenochtitlan in 1325 and ruled most of…
civilization was formed around 3000BC in highland Central Ame…
Pre-Colombian demographic estimates -…
Natives failed to keep censuses, If they did they were largel…
Western Highland Indigenous Groups Cha…
characterized by high population densities and high levels of…
16 terms
3.2 Historical Geography (Buddhism)
Who was the founder of Buddhism?
What are the 4 passing sights?
What was Siddhartha looking for in the…
What is the 1st noble truths?
Siddhartha Gautama
Old man, sick man, corpse, holy man
Enlightenment
Life is filled with suffering and sorrow.
Who was the founder of Buddhism?
Siddhartha Gautama
What are the 4 passing sights?
Old man, sick man, corpse, holy man
16 terms
Sf historical geography exam 2
Loess
Oracle bones
Mandate of Heaven
Dynastic cycle
A fertile deposit of windblown soil; fertile silt
One of the animal bones or tortoise shells used by ancient Ch…
In Chines history, the divine approval through to be the basi…
The historical pattern of the rise, decline and replacement
Loess
A fertile deposit of windblown soil; fertile silt
Oracle bones
One of the animal bones or tortoise shells used by ancient Ch…
12 terms
Historical Geography Final Review 2015
Matrilineal Society
Patrilineal Society
Iba Battuta
Sundiata
children trace their ancestors through their mothers, young m…
trace their ancestors through their fathers, inheritance pass…
(1304-1368)... born of Muslim faith, he makes a journey to mecca…
(1210-1255) ... "The lion prince". Founded the Mali empire in W.…
Matrilineal Society
children trace their ancestors through their mothers, young m…
Patrilineal Society
trace their ancestors through their fathers, inheritance pass…
48 terms
Historical Geography Final Study Guide Map
Yellow River
Yangtze river
Gobi Dessert
Yellow Sea
Yellow River
Yangtze river
65 terms
UA historical geography 1.1
what is prehistory and when was it
what are archaeologists
where do archaeologists get most of th…
what is an archeological dig
the time before the invention of writing, about 5000 years ago
specially trained scientists who work like detectives to unco…
from archaeological digs
when archaeologists sift through dirt in a certain area and a…
what is prehistory and when was it
the time before the invention of writing, about 5000 years ago
what are archaeologists
specially trained scientists who work like detectives to unco…
35 terms
UA historical geography 1.2
people in the Paleolithic age were ___…
what are nomads
what are hunter-gatherers
how did people in the prehistoric age…
nomads
people who moved from place to place, searching for food
nomadic groups whose food supply depends on hunting animals a…
by inventing tools (like spears or digging sticks)
people in the Paleolithic age were ___…
nomads
what are nomads
people who moved from place to place, searching for food
16 terms
3.2 Historical Geography (Buddhism)
Who was the founder of Buddhism?
What are the 4 passing sights?
What was Siddhartha looking for in the…
What is the 1st noble truths?
Siddhartha Gautama
Old man, sick man, corpse, holy man
Enlightenment
Life is filled with suffering and sorrow.
Who was the founder of Buddhism?
Siddhartha Gautama
What are the 4 passing sights?
Old man, sick man, corpse, holy man
6 terms
Historical and Cultural United States Geography
Who were the first human who inhabited…
What was the Cold War? When did it hap…
What is the population of the United S…
What are the major immigrant groups in…
About 15,000 year ago, hunters in Asia followed herds of anim…
After World War II, the United States and Soviet union became…
The population of the United States is approximately 296,500,…
European descent - 2/3... Latinos (Hispanics)- 15%... African Ameri…
Who were the first human who inhabited…
About 15,000 year ago, hunters in Asia followed herds of anim…
What was the Cold War? When did it hap…
After World War II, the United States and Soviet union became…
36 terms
Chapter One Quiz - Beyreis Historical Geography
Archaeologists
Anthropologists
paleontologists
culture
Learn about early people by excavating and studying the trace…
Study culture
study fossils
the way of life of a group of people; includes common practic…
Archaeologists
Learn about early people by excavating and studying the trace…
Anthropologists
Study culture
39 terms
Study Guide for Historical Geography Spring Final
Geography of Greece
Homer and his lliad
Change over time of the Greek world
Athens and Sparta similarities
mainly mountains jutting out to the Mediterranean Sea
Homer was a poet and he wrote a book called the iliad which i…
Minoans Mycenaean dark age archaic Greek Classical Greek then…
both had the phalanx system ... Acropolises ... rich farm land... mili…
Geography of Greece
mainly mountains jutting out to the Mediterranean Sea
Homer and his lliad
Homer was a poet and he wrote a book called the iliad which i…
18 terms
UA Historical Geography Test 2 (China)
isolate China from surrounding countries
two main river systems
loess
"China's Sorrow"
natural boundaries: oceans, mountains, deserts, plateaus
Huang He (Yellow River); Chang Jiang (Yangtze)
a fertile deposit of windblown soil; Huang He's deposits of h…
Huang He; nicknamed because of the disastrous floods
isolate China from surrounding countries
natural boundaries: oceans, mountains, deserts, plateaus
two main river systems
Huang He (Yellow River); Chang Jiang (Yangtze)
187 terms
HOYLE HISTORICAL GEOGRAPHY REVIEW (ALL KAHOOTS)
-it had fertile soil... -it was located o…
Latins
Etruscans
Etruscans
6.1 Rome was a superior site for all of the following reasons…
6.1 The people who first settled the land on the bend of the…
6.1 Gave the Romans their alphabet and their knowledge of arc…
6.1 The early kings of Rome were
-it had fertile soil... -it was located o…
6.1 Rome was a superior site for all of the following reasons…
Latins
6.1 The people who first settled the land on the bend of the…
14 terms
World Geography : 2. HUMAN GEOGRAPHY HISTORICAL PERSPECTIVES
a deadly, very contagious disease, car…
a group of people who have recently mo…
the movement of a characteristic from…
a group of people who move from one ar…
bubonic plague
countermigration stream
diffusion
migration stream
a deadly, very contagious disease, car…
bubonic plague
a group of people who have recently mo…
countermigration stream
48 terms
TX History Unit 1 Geography and Historical Impact
Agri-business
aquifer
barrier island
latitude
Large scale commercial farming
An underground water reservoir; Example: The Cow Creek Aquife…
An island that protects the main body of land from ocean waves
The distance north or south of the Equator, measured in degrees
Agri-business
Large scale commercial farming
aquifer
An underground water reservoir; Example: The Cow Creek Aquife…
117 terms
Historical Geography 3.3, 3.4
Minoans
Aegean Sea
Knossos
No
People that dominated trade in the eastern Mediterranean; liv…
An elongated embayment of the Mediterranean Sea located betwe…
Minoan capital city
Did the Minoan capital city need fortifications and weaponry?
Minoans
People that dominated trade in the eastern Mediterranean; liv…
Aegean Sea
An elongated embayment of the Mediterranean Sea located betwe…
54 terms
10.3 Cultural and Historical Geographies
15th century
1492
50-100 million
10,000 BCE
there were no "Latins" in Latin America until when
year Europeans first arrived
how many native americans were there when europeans arrived
when did native americans start migrating to Latin Ameica
15th century
there were no "Latins" in Latin America until when
1492
year Europeans first arrived
8 terms
Geography-Bee: Historic Places in the US
Massachusetts
New York
Pennsylvania
Iowa
To visit the state of plymouth colony and see a replica of th…
The visit the US Military Academy at West Point, where Ulysse…
To visit the Independence Hall, where the declaration of Inde…
To visit the city of Council Bluffs, near a site on the Misso…
Massachusetts
To visit the state of plymouth colony and see a replica of th…
New York
The visit the US Military Academy at West Point, where Ulysse…
55 terms
Historical Geography Spring Final Study Guide
what is the geography of greece?
homer- Iliad
what was the change over time of the G…
comparison of Athens and Sparta
Mainland Greece is a mountainous land almost completely surro…
the Iliad is an ancient Greek epic poem in dactylic hexameter…
...
Athens was the largest city. Its rich democracy made it thriv…
what is the geography of greece?
Mainland Greece is a mountainous land almost completely surro…
homer- Iliad
the Iliad is an ancient Greek epic poem in dactylic hexameter…
17 terms
UA Historical Geography China Map Questions
North China Plain
Taklimakan Desert
East China Sea
South China Sea
fertile area where Beijing is located
desert in NW that isolates China from West Asia
body of water bounded by Japan, China, and Taiwan
body of water surrounded by the Asian mainland, Taiwan, the P…
North China Plain
fertile area where Beijing is located
Taklimakan Desert
desert in NW that isolates China from West Asia
10 terms
AP Human Geography - Historical Events [Set 3]
Great Depression
World War II
Cold War
Creation of India and Pakistan
A severe worldwide economic depression that took place during…
A global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945
Was a state of political and military tension after World War…
In August, 1947, when, after three hundred years in India, th…
Great Depression
A severe worldwide economic depression that took place during…
World War II
A global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945
40 terms
HOYLE HISTORICAL GEOGRAPHY REVIEW (ALL QUIZZES)
Dorian
a polis
the geography of the region
writing a legal code that outlawed deb…
which civilization is associated with a lack of writing and a…
a city-state in Greece was called
the major difficulty in uniting Greeks under a single governm…
Solon is known for
Dorian
which civilization is associated with a lack of writing and a…
a polis
a city-state in Greece was called
10 terms
AP Human Geography - Historical Events [Set 4]
Immigration Act of 1965
Start of Soviet invasion on Afghanistan
Sri Lankan Civil War
Persian Gulf War
Abolished an earlier quota system based on national origin an…
Lasted over nine years from December 1979 to February 1989. I…
Armed conflict fought on the island of Sri Lanka. Beginning o…
Operation Desert Shield (2 August 1990 - 17 January 1991), fo…
Immigration Act of 1965
Abolished an earlier quota system based on national origin an…
Start of Soviet invasion on Afghanistan
Lasted over nine years from December 1979 to February 1989. I…
30 terms
Global Studies- Geography/Historical Judaism
What is cardinal direction?
What is intermediate directions?
What is latitude?
What is longitude?
North, South, East, West
Northeast, Southeast, Northwest, Southwest
From right to left
Up and down
What is cardinal direction?
North, South, East, West
What is intermediate directions?
Northeast, Southeast, Northwest, Southwest
86 terms
Historical Geography Quizzes 5.1-5.5
Which civilization is associated with…
What was a city-state in Greece called?
What was the major difficulty in uniti…
What is Solon known for?
Dorian
polis
the geography of the region
outlawing debt slavery
Which civilization is associated with…
Dorian
What was a city-state in Greece called?
polis
8 terms
AP Human Geography - Historical Events [Set 2]
Trail of Tears
Irish Potato Famine
Chinese Exclusion Act
Mexican Revolution
1838 and 1839, as part of Andrew Jackson's Indian removal pol…
Crop failures caused by late blight, a disease that destroys…
A United States federal law signed by President Chester A. Ar…
Began in 1910, ended dictatorship in Mexico and established a…
Trail of Tears
1838 and 1839, as part of Andrew Jackson's Indian removal pol…
Irish Potato Famine
Crop failures caused by late blight, a disease that destroys…
10 terms
AP Human Geography - Historical Events [Set 1]
First Agricultural Revolution
Black Plague/Black Death
Jamestown
African Slave Trade
The transformation of human societies from hunting and gather…
One of the most devastating pandemics in human history, resul…
Settlement in the Colony of Virginia was the first permanent…
The business or process of procuring, transporting, and selli…
First Agricultural Revolution
The transformation of human societies from hunting and gather…
Black Plague/Black Death
One of the most devastating pandemics in human history, resul…
21 terms
Historical Geography Unit 8 Chapter 10 Vocabulary
Allah
Muhammad
Islam
Muslim
God, Arabic word
Founder of Islam; considered the greatest prophet in Islam
A monotheistic religion that developed in Arabia in 7th centu…
A follower of Islam, means "one who has submitted"
Allah
God, Arabic word
Muhammad
Founder of Islam; considered the greatest prophet in Islam
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