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Old World History and Geography
evolution
history
europe asia
australia
The false idea that man began as an animal
The written record of mankind
The two continents of the Old World that share the same land…
Continent of the Old World that is the smallest
evolution
The false idea that man began as an animal
history
The written record of mankind
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World History Geography Exam
Canada
U.S.A.
Greenland
Mexico
Canada
U.S.A.
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World History Geography Vocabulary
equator
prime meridian
latitude lines
longitude lines
the latitude line around the middle of the Earth... 0 Latitude
the longitude line around the middle of the Earth (0 degrees…
lines that run east to west on the globe
lines that run north to south on the globe
equator
the latitude line around the middle of the Earth... 0 Latitude
prime meridian
the longitude line around the middle of the Earth (0 degrees…
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AP World History Geography
AP Regional Geography
Afroeurasia
Eurasia
Americas
the landmass made up of Africa and Eurasia together. This geo…
____ is the landmass made up of Asia & Europe. The idea that…
The ______ are made up of the continents of North America and…
AP Regional Geography
Afroeurasia
the landmass made up of Africa and Eurasia together. This geo…
23 terms
Geography Skills (World History)
Globe
Map
Cartographer
Great Circle Route
scale model of earth
a symbolic representation of all or part of the earth
mapmakers
used for air travel
Globe
scale model of earth
Map
a symbolic representation of all or part of the earth
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AP World History Geography
AP Regional Geography
Afroeurasia
Eurasia
Americas
the landmass made up of Africa and Eurasia together. This geo…
____ is the landmass made up of Asia & Europe. The idea that…
The ______ are made up of the continents of North America and…
AP Regional Geography
Afroeurasia
the landmass made up of Africa and Eurasia together. This geo…
AP World History Geography
AP Regional Geography
Afroeurasia
Eurasia
Americas
the landmass made up of Africa and Eurasia together. This geo…
____ is the landmass made up of Asia & Europe. The idea that…
The ______ are made up of the continents of North America and…
AP Regional Geography
Afroeurasia
the landmass made up of Africa and Eurasia together. This geo…
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World History-- Geography & History Terms
Delta
Elevation
Island
Isthmus
low land near the mouth of a river, usually in the shape of a…
Height of land above sea level
body of land surrounded completely by water
narrow strip of land that connects two larger pieces of land
Delta
low land near the mouth of a river, usually in the shape of a…
Elevation
Height of land above sea level
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AP World History Geography (Mine)
AP Regional Geography
Afroeurasia
Eurasia
Americas
the landmass made up of Africa and Eurasia together. This geo…
____ is the landmass made up of Asia & Europe. The idea that…
The ______ are made up of the continents of North America and…
AP Regional Geography
Afroeurasia
the landmass made up of Africa and Eurasia together. This geo…
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World History and Geography - CH 6
Cordilleras Mountains
Cordilleran Chain
Rocky Mountains
Mt. Elbert
A system of mountain ranges which reaches from the Arctic Cir…
The longest mountain chain on earth.
The Rockies are called the backbone of North America and the…
The Highest Peak in the Rockies
Cordilleras Mountains
A system of mountain ranges which reaches from the Arctic Cir…
Cordilleran Chain
The longest mountain chain on earth.
AP World History Geography
Eurasia
Americas
East Asia
Southeast Asia
____ is the landmass made up of Asia & Europe. The idea that…
The ______ are made up of the continents of North America and…
The Yellow region is called ?
The Dark Green region is called?
Eurasia
____ is the landmass made up of Asia & Europe. The idea that…
Americas
The ______ are made up of the continents of North America and…
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World History World Geography
Modernization Theory
Dependency Theory
Stage 1
Stage 2
Believes that after a country goes through multiple stages it…
Believes that the dependent country will always rely on the m…
- high birth/death rates... -many children born, not many live... -…
-population growth slows ... -high birth rates... -lower death rate…
Modernization Theory
Believes that after a country goes through multiple stages it…
Dependency Theory
Believes that the dependent country will always rely on the m…
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World History Geography
Africa
Europe
Asia
North America
Africa
Europe
World History and Geography Vocab
Deity
Culture
Domesticated
Paleontologist
god or goddess
the arts and other manifestations of human intellectual achie…
animal tame and kept as a pet or on a farm
is a scientist who studies fossils
Deity
god or goddess
Culture
the arts and other manifestations of human intellectual achie…
AP World History Geography
AP Regional Geography
Afroeurasia
Eurasia
Americas
the landmass made up of Africa and Eurasia together. This geo…
____ is the landmass made up of Asia & Europe. The idea that…
The ______ are made up of the continents of North America and…
AP Regional Geography
Afroeurasia
the landmass made up of Africa and Eurasia together. This geo…
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World History - Geography Quiz
Geography
physical map
Longitude
Region
the study of people, their environments and their resources
This kind of map shows features such as mountains, rivers or…
This is measured in degrees east and west and runs parallel.
An area of the world that shares similar unifying characteris…
Geography
the study of people, their environments and their resources
physical map
This kind of map shows features such as mountains, rivers or…
Geography AP World History
East Asia Countries
Southeast Asia Countries
South Asia Countries
Middle East
China... Korea... Japan
Thailand... Vietnam... Cambodia
India... Nepal... Bangladesh
Southwest Asia and North Africa AKA
East Asia Countries
China... Korea... Japan
Southeast Asia Countries
Thailand... Vietnam... Cambodia
19 terms
World History and Geography
AD/CE
BC
Century
Civilization
after death/ common era
before Christ
100 years
cultural characteristics of a particular place or time
AD/CE
after death/ common era
BC
before Christ
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World History Exam (Geography)
Medina
Mecca
Umayyad Empire
Abbasid Empire
One of the holiest cities in Islam; Muhammed fled to here
Conquered by Muhammed peacefully; Must be faced during prayer
Dynasty of caliphs that ruled the Muslim empire until 750 CE,…
Middle East and North Africa rose because it took the place o…
Medina
One of the holiest cities in Islam; Muhammed fled to here
Mecca
Conquered by Muhammed peacefully; Must be faced during prayer
World History/Geography: Vocabulary
Absolute Location
Agricultural (Neolithic Era)
Archipelago
Artifact
Specific, as in coordinates of a map (longitude/latitude).
A revolution that created an advanced state of living; farmin…
A group of islands.
An object made by humans.
Absolute Location
Specific, as in coordinates of a map (longitude/latitude).
Agricultural (Neolithic Era)
A revolution that created an advanced state of living; farmin…
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World History & Geography FSOT
The World Economic Forum
The Aspen Institute
Doha Development Round
The World Social Forum
The World Economic Forum is a Swiss nonprofit foundation base…
The Aspen Institute - research think-tank formed in 1950.... Its…
The Doha Development Round of the Doha Development Agenda is…
The World Social Forum is an annual meeting of civil society…
The World Economic Forum
The World Economic Forum is a Swiss nonprofit foundation base…
The Aspen Institute
The Aspen Institute - research think-tank formed in 1950.... Its…
32 terms
AP World History Geography
Andes Mountains
Himalayas
Black Sea
Caribbean Sea
Andes Mountains
Himalayas
25 terms
World History Maps/ Geography
Location of Aztec
Location of Inca
Taiwan
Japan
Location of Aztec
Location of Inca
World History and Geography
北美洲
南美洲
亚洲
欧洲
North America
South America
Asia
Europe
北美洲
North America
南美洲
South America
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Unit 2- World History and Geography
Domesticate
Surplus
Fertile Cresent
Aristocrats
to tame; to bring plants or animals under human control
A situation in which quantity supplied is greater than quanti…
Curved region with rich soil in the middle east where one of…
rich landowners
Domesticate
to tame; to bring plants or animals under human control
Surplus
A situation in which quantity supplied is greater than quanti…
World History-Map Geography
North America
South America
Europe
Asia
A
B
C
D
North America
A
South America
B
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World History-Culture and Geography
Ethnocentrism
Culture
Pluralistic Societies
Imperialism
the belief that one's culture is superior to all others
a set of rules or standards shared by members of a society, w…
societies in which there exists a diversity of cultural patte…
the policy of conquering and ruling other lands
Ethnocentrism
the belief that one's culture is superior to all others
Culture
a set of rules or standards shared by members of a society, w…
World history and geography
Mesopotamia (geography)
Egypt (geography)
Mesopotamia (Trade and cultural diffus…
Egypt (Trade and cultural diffusion)
• Between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers... • in modern day Ira…
• Located along the Nile river... • Empties into the Mediterrane…
Traded for resources... Economy based on agriculture... ... Trade par…
Used the Nile for trade, sailboats... ... Traded with fertile cres…
Mesopotamia (geography)
• Between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers... • in modern day Ira…
Egypt (geography)
• Located along the Nile river... • Empties into the Mediterrane…
World history vocab and geography
Autonomy
Capitalism
Civilization
Colony
The right to govern oneself
An economic system based on private ownership of the means of…
Complex society with a permanent location, urban areas, speci…
A foreign territory ruled by a "parent" state
Autonomy
The right to govern oneself
Capitalism
An economic system based on private ownership of the means of…
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New World History and Geography Chapter 14
Dr. Jonas Salk
Jackie Robinson
Marian Anderson
Rosa Parks
doctor who developed the vaccine for polio
first black major league baseball player
first black American to be a performing member of the Metropo…
black woman who refused to give up her seat on a city bus, le…
Dr. Jonas Salk
doctor who developed the vaccine for polio
Jackie Robinson
first black major league baseball player
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Geography and history world
Geography
Latitude
Longitude
Equator
the study of the distribution and interaction of physical and…
A set of imaginary lines that run parallel to the equator, an…
A set of imaginary lines that go around the earth over the po…
The imagionary line that encircles the globe, dividing the ea…
Geography
the study of the distribution and interaction of physical and…
Latitude
A set of imaginary lines that run parallel to the equator, an…
World History-Map Geography
North America
South America
Europe
Asia
A
B
C
D
North America
A
South America
B
World History & Geography
Paleolithic
Neolithic
Civilization
Smelting
"Old Stone Age"... Tools: Portable, Bone, stone... Man: Hunter/gath…
"New Stone Age"... Tools: Stationary... Man: Herder/Harvester... Anima…
3 Markers: 1. System of Writing, 2. An Urban Society, & 3. Sm…
Copper > Bronze > Iron > Steel
Paleolithic
"Old Stone Age"... Tools: Portable, Bone, stone... Man: Hunter/gath…
Neolithic
"New Stone Age"... Tools: Stationary... Man: Herder/Harvester... Anima…
World History and Geography Midterm
The classes of France prior to the Fre…
Old Regime
The Bourgeoisie
Tennis Court Oath
1- church & clergy... 2- rich nobles... 3- bourgeoisie, working cla…
the political and social system that existed in France before…
the 1st group of the 3rd estate that were merchants artisans…
a pledge made by the members of France's national assembly in…
The classes of France prior to the Fre…
1- church & clergy... 2- rich nobles... 3- bourgeoisie, working cla…
Old Regime
the political and social system that existed in France before…
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New World History and Geography
history
geography
migration
Western Hemisphere, New World
the record of what has happened to mankind
the study of the earth
movement of a group of people or animals from one part of the…
North and South America
history
the record of what has happened to mankind
geography
the study of the earth
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Geography/ World History
Jesus
Abraham
Muhhamad
Siddhartha Guatama
Founder of Christianity
Considered father of the Isrealites
Last Great Prophet, founder of Islam
Buddha, created Buddhist relligion
Jesus
Founder of Christianity
Abraham
Considered father of the Isrealites
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World History and Geography II Review
What are the three major monotheistic…
What is the basic moral and religious…
What religion believes Jesus is the So…
What are the Holy Scriptures of Christ…
Christianity, Islam & Judaism
The Ten Commandments
Christianity
The New Testament
What are the three major monotheistic…
Christianity, Islam & Judaism
What is the basic moral and religious…
The Ten Commandments
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World History & Geography: Geography Terms
Absolute Location
Cartography
Acculturation
Culture
A point on the earth's surface expressed by a corrdinate syst…
The art and science of making maps
Modification in a culture by the adoption of outside cultural…
The belief system, attitudes, languages, social relationships…
Absolute Location
A point on the earth's surface expressed by a corrdinate syst…
Cartography
The art and science of making maps
World History Geography, Pre-history, and Mesopotamia
civilization
technology
hunter gatherers
specialization
a society with reliable food surplus (agricultural usually),…
Knowledge that people use to make a way of life in their surr…
a member of a nomadic people who live chiefly by hunting, fis…
development of different kinds of jobs or invention of new jo…
civilization
a society with reliable food surplus (agricultural usually),…
technology
Knowledge that people use to make a way of life in their surr…
Geography and cultures World history
Age of enlightens
Philosophe
Natural laws
Natural rights
Period In the 1600s and early 1700s when philosophers empathi…
Enlightenment thinkers who Applied scientific approaches to t…
Principles and laws, similar to scientific principles and law…
Philosophical argument that certain rights belong to all huma…
Age of enlightens
Period In the 1600s and early 1700s when philosophers empathi…
Philosophe
Enlightenment thinkers who Applied scientific approaches to t…
World History and Geography Vocab
homo sapiens
hunter/gathers
nomadic
simple tools
early man who emerged in Africa between 100,000 and 400,000 y…
interrelated groups that survived by following nd finding food
wandering lifestyle following food and water
items such as sticks or rocks used to accomplish work
homo sapiens
early man who emerged in Africa between 100,000 and 400,000 y…
hunter/gathers
interrelated groups that survived by following nd finding food
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World History and Geography Unit 5
The Classical Period
The Middle Ages
Dark Ages
Germanic Tribes
The time during China's, India's, and the Roman's high points…
The time period from 500-1500 AD. Islamic civilization rose i…
This referred to in the first few centuries of the Middle Age…
They conquered the Romans, were loyal to their kings only, an…
The Classical Period
The time during China's, India's, and the Roman's high points…
The Middle Ages
The time period from 500-1500 AD. Islamic civilization rose i…
world history and geography themes
power and authority
religious and ethical systems
revolution
interaction with environment
people in charge with abilities to rule others
people have been guided by their beliefs and cultures
continuous overthrow of governments and great changes achieve…
humans have had to deal with their surroundings in order to s…
power and authority
people in charge with abilities to rule others
religious and ethical systems
people have been guided by their beliefs and cultures
17 terms
Geography and Culture - World History
Age of Enlightenment
Philosophe
Natural Laws
Natural rights
Period in the 1600's and early 1700's when philosophers wmpha…
Enlightenment thinkers who applied scientific approaches to t…
Principles and laws, similar to scientific principles and law…
Philosophical argument that certain rights belong to all huma…
Age of Enlightenment
Period in the 1600's and early 1700's when philosophers wmpha…
Philosophe
Enlightenment thinkers who applied scientific approaches to t…
86 terms
World History and Geography Lexicon
Circa
Prehistory
Anthropologist
Paleontology
Approximately, around or about
Bardic, Before writing
Study of prehistory
Study of old beings
Circa
Approximately, around or about
Prehistory
Bardic, Before writing
World history and geography
Imperialism
Motives for imperialism
2 Stages of imperialism
Nationalism
A policy in which a nation establishes economic, political, a…
Demand for natural resources, cheap labor, new markets.
Conquest of native people and economic manipulation...Colonia…
The deep devotion to one's country
Imperialism
A policy in which a nation establishes economic, political, a…
Motives for imperialism
Demand for natural resources, cheap labor, new markets.
Old World History And Geography
Nasser
Anwar Sadat
Emperor Hailie Selassie I
Jomo Kenyatta
the Egyptian president who took over the Suez Canal by force
the Egyptian president who was the first head of an Arab stat…
Ethiopian ruler who tried to modernize his country but was de…
First president of Kenya
Nasser
the Egyptian president who took over the Suez Canal by force
Anwar Sadat
the Egyptian president who was the first head of an Arab stat…
geography and culture: world history
Laissez faire
free market
industrial revolution
industrialization
the idea that businesses should operate with little or no gov…
The idea of allowing the natural forces of supply and demand…
period of increased output of machine made goods and new manu…
the process of developing matching production of goods
Laissez faire
the idea that businesses should operate with little or no gov…
free market
The idea of allowing the natural forces of supply and demand…
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World History/Geography - Rome
Etruscans
Romulus and Remus
Patricians
Plebians
People before the Romans who expanded from Etruria
Legendary founders of Rome who were raised by wolves. Romulus…
Wealthy landowners who became the ruling class and officers o…
The less wealthy class. Could vote, but not allowed to be ele…
Etruscans
People before the Romans who expanded from Etruria
Romulus and Remus
Legendary founders of Rome who were raised by wolves. Romulus…
World History and Geography 2
Usury
Michelangelo
Leonardo da Vinci
Shakespeare
def: an extremely high rate of interest... This was a view of th…
Made accomplishments in visual arts. Created the Pieta and pa…
Made accomplishments in the visual art. Painted the Mona Lisa…
Made accomplishments in literature (sonnets, plays, essays)
Usury
def: an extremely high rate of interest... This was a view of th…
Michelangelo
Made accomplishments in visual arts. Created the Pieta and pa…
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