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187 terms
World History Semester 1
Akkadians
Babylonians
Hittites
Assyrians
established the first empire in history
built the hanging garden of Babylon under the leadership of N…
first to use iron
first to use a cavalry... destroyed Babylon first library
Akkadians
established the first empire in history
Babylonians
built the hanging garden of Babylon under the leadership of N…
76 terms
World History Semester 1
Artifact
Culture
Paleolithic Age
Neolithic Age
A human made object, such as tools and Jewlery.
A People's unique way of life.
A period of time, also known as the Old Stone Age, that laste…
A period of time, also known as the New Stone Age, that began…
Artifact
A human made object, such as tools and Jewlery.
Culture
A People's unique way of life.
30 terms
American History 1 Semester Test
Constitution
Legislative Branch
Executive Branch
Judicial Branch
A document which spells out the principles by which a governm…
Makes the laws/Congress
Carries out the laws/President
Interprets the laws/Supreme Court
Constitution
A document which spells out the principles by which a governm…
Legislative Branch
Makes the laws/Congress
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SEMESTER 1 HISTORY FINAL
Sumerians
Hebrews
Microliths
Mesolithic
people who settled in the Mesopotamia river valley, lived in…
from present day Palestine/Israel and gave us monotheism, 10…
sharp cutting stone tools from the old stone age
middle stone age term
Sumerians
people who settled in the Mesopotamia river valley, lived in…
Hebrews
from present day Palestine/Israel and gave us monotheism, 10…
35 terms
World History Semester 1 Exam
Mesoamerica
What characteristics did the Maya and…
Which Roman emperor legalized Christia…
Which Mauryan emperor helped spread Bu…
"Middle America" the region extending from modern-day Mexico…
Theocratic governments; large pyramid/temple structures; writ…
Constantine 350 C.E.
Ashoka
Mesoamerica
"Middle America" the region extending from modern-day Mexico…
What characteristics did the Maya and…
Theocratic governments; large pyramid/temple structures; writ…
50 terms
7th History Semester 1 Review
Ferdinand Magellan
Henry Hudson
Juan Ponce de Leon
Hernan Cortes
Portuguese explorer who is most famous for his crew which was…
English explorer who searched for the Northwest Passage and h…
Spanish explorer who made the first landing on present day Fl…
Spanish explorer who landed in Mexico and conquered the Aztec…
Ferdinand Magellan
Portuguese explorer who is most famous for his crew which was…
Henry Hudson
English explorer who searched for the Northwest Passage and h…
21 terms
World History 1 - Semester Review
Alphabet
Athenian Democracy
Peloponnesian War
Legalism
A valuable contribution of the Phoneticians
First recorded democracy ever established. Direct democracy w…
War between Athens and Sparta that marked the end of the Gold…
A Chinese philosophy of government emphasizing strong authori…
Alphabet
A valuable contribution of the Phoneticians
Athenian Democracy
First recorded democracy ever established. Direct democracy w…
58 terms
Semester 1 History Terms
savannah
gold
salt
Mansa Musa
Open grassland with scattered trees
People traded/desired this item for its natural beauty
Found in the Sahara; very valuable due to its ability to pres…
ruled the empire of Mali, had a famous pilgrimage
savannah
Open grassland with scattered trees
gold
People traded/desired this item for its natural beauty
67 terms
US History Semester 1
Grange
Populist
American Federation of Labor
Andrew Carnegie
This group led to the creation of the Farmers Alliance
Over time, this group supported the gold and silver standard…
Fought for written agreement on wages, hours and working cond…
This man dominated the Steel Industry throughout the world
Grange
This group led to the creation of the Farmers Alliance
Populist
Over time, this group supported the gold and silver standard…
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World History Semester 1 Final
Islam
Muslim
What are the 5 pillars of Islam?
Qur'an
is a monotheistic, Abrahamic religion articulated by the Qur'an
followers of the religion of Islam
1) Belief "There is no true god but God (Allāh) and Muhammad…
a religious text considered by its adherents to be the verbat…
Islam
is a monotheistic, Abrahamic religion articulated by the Qur'an
Muslim
followers of the religion of Islam
148 terms
Semester 1 History
Politics definition
economic definition
prehistory vs history
characteristics of a civilization
how we manage people
managing resources
prehistory: before writing... history: with writing
division of labor... government... technology... cities... writing... culture
Politics definition
how we manage people
economic definition
managing resources
22 terms
World History 1 - Semester Exam Review
Neolithic Revolution
Theocracy
Hammurabi
Cultural Diffusion
When humans went from being nomad/hunter gatherers to settlin…
Government run by religious leaders.
King of the Babylon and creator of the Code of Hammurabi, one…
The spread of ideas, customs, and technologies from one peopl…
Neolithic Revolution
When humans went from being nomad/hunter gatherers to settlin…
Theocracy
Government run by religious leaders.
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World History Semester Final 1
Artifact
Culture
Paleolithic Age
Neolithic Age
A human made object, such as tools and Jewlery.
A People's unique way of life.
A period of time, also known as the Old Stone Age, that laste…
A period of time, also known as the New Stone Age, that began…
Artifact
A human made object, such as tools and Jewlery.
Culture
A People's unique way of life.
20 terms
Semester 1: World History
Dynasty
Hieroglyphs
Polytheism-Many gods
Ancient Greece
Rulers from the same family or group. Ancient China was ruled…
Writing system based on pictures. They were sometimes carved…
Ancient Egyptians believed in many gods. They also believed i…
Ancient Greece had the first democracy. They had a direct dem…
Dynasty
Rulers from the same family or group. Ancient China was ruled…
Hieroglyphs
Writing system based on pictures. They were sometimes carved…
Art History Semester #1
The Fifer... Manet... Pre-Impressionism
A Bar at the Folies-Bergeres... Manet... Pre…
Ballet Rehearsal... Degas... Impressionism
Oarsmen At Chatou... Renoir... Impressionism
*not exact picture
The Fifer... Manet... Pre-Impressionism
A Bar at the Folies-Bergeres... Manet... Pre…
64 terms
World History Semester 1
World War I
Bolsheviks
"Self strengthening movement"
Sepoys
(1914 - 1918) European war in which an alliance including Gre…
Communist party of Russia who overthrew the monarchy
system employed by China after losing Opium Wars to Westerniz…
Indian troops who served in the British army
World War I
(1914 - 1918) European war in which an alliance including Gre…
Bolsheviks
Communist party of Russia who overthrew the monarchy
148 terms
Semester 1 History
Politics definition
economic definition
prehistory vs history
characteristics of a civilization
how we manage people
managing resources
prehistory: before writing... history: with writing
division of labor... government... technology... cities... writing... culture
Politics definition
how we manage people
economic definition
managing resources
119 terms
World History Semester 1
Jean Jacque Rousseau
First Estate
The Declaration of the Rights of Man
Napolean Bonaparte
a philosopher who thought that civilization corrupts people's…
A group made up of the clergy of the Roman Catholic Church, t…
A document which was similar to the American Declaration of I…
French general who overthrew the directory; proclaimed himsel…
Jean Jacque Rousseau
a philosopher who thought that civilization corrupts people's…
First Estate
A group made up of the clergy of the Roman Catholic Church, t…
321 terms
semester 1 history
government
monarchy
aristocracy
oligarchy
political authority that makes laws and controls a society. i…
government where a single person rules (some rulers claim div…
government where a small group of noble, land owning families…
government ruled by a few powerful people, often based on wea…
government
political authority that makes laws and controls a society. i…
monarchy
government where a single person rules (some rulers claim div…
World History Semester 1
Caribbean sea
Gulf of Mexico
Mediterranean Sea
Red Sea
Identify
Identify
Identify
Identify
Caribbean sea
Identify
Gulf of Mexico
Identify
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Church History Semester 1
Ambrose
Antony of Egypt
Athanasius
Attila the Hun
Governor and Bishop of Milan; Theologian
First Hermit
Bishop of Alexandria; fought against Arian heresy
Asian warrior who was stopped by the Pope at the Vatican
Ambrose
Governor and Bishop of Milan; Theologian
Antony of Egypt
First Hermit
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History - All Semester 1
fallow
subsistence farming
tithe
cyclical effect
(of land) nothing planted in field
farming in which only enough food to feed one's family is pro…
one tenth of annual produce or earnings, formerly taken as a…
food → healthy, strong animals → fertilizer → fertile fields…
fallow
(of land) nothing planted in field
subsistence farming
farming in which only enough food to feed one's family is pro…
179 terms
History - Semester 1 Vocabulary
cacao beans
spiny oyster shells
Teotihuacan
Quetzalcoatl
very valuable for mayans, not that hard to grow
used for art by mayans, hard to find
large mayan city c. 300 BCE
mayan religious figure, good figure, serpent
cacao beans
very valuable for mayans, not that hard to grow
spiny oyster shells
used for art by mayans, hard to find
46 terms
World History - Semester 1 Review
nomad
hunter-gatherer
Slash & Burn Farming
Domestication
highly mobile people who move from place to place, foraging o…
nomadic groups whose food supply depends on hunting animals a…
Cutting and Burning a field to clear it; the ashes are used a…
the taming of animals
nomad
highly mobile people who move from place to place, foraging o…
hunter-gatherer
nomadic groups whose food supply depends on hunting animals a…
36 terms
World History Semester 1 Test
Islam
Mansa Musa
Timbuktu
Maize
A religion based on the teachings of the prophet Muhammad whi…
King of Mali know for becoming a Muslim and his pilgrimage to…
Great center of learning and trade built by Mansa Musa
A corn-like plant that grew wild in the rain forest
Islam
A religion based on the teachings of the prophet Muhammad whi…
Mansa Musa
King of Mali know for becoming a Muslim and his pilgrimage to…
109 terms
semester 1 exam--history
paleolithic
neolithic
neolithic revolution
Features of a Civilization
hunters and gatherers... nomadic... simple tools and weapons... use of…
work as farmers... live in permanent villages... use domesticated p…
- Going from hunting and gathering food (Old Stone Age) to he…
writing... religion... government... public works... arts and architectur…
paleolithic
hunters and gatherers... nomadic... simple tools and weapons... use of…
neolithic
work as farmers... live in permanent villages... use domesticated p…
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History Finals Semester 1
What were the Roman Empire's greatest…
What were the main reasons that the Ro…
Why did the Roman Empire have trouble…
When Constantine moved the capital of…
Architectural ideas, government ideas (Republic form), the En…
The barbarians attacked the empire and the army couldn't help…
The empire was getting too big and they didn't have enough pe…
He moved the ideas of Roman government and Christianity.
What were the Roman Empire's greatest…
Architectural ideas, government ideas (Republic form), the En…
What were the main reasons that the Ro…
The barbarians attacked the empire and the army couldn't help…
14 terms
US History Semester 1
What four things began WWI?
Whose death sparked WWI? What year was…
Between which years was WWI?
What did the Treaty of Versailles incl…
-Imperialism over Africa... -Nationalism... -Military Growth... -Milit…
Archduke Ferdinand was assassinated in 1914.
1914 ~ 1918
-Germany must take full responsibility ... -Germany must pay all…
What four things began WWI?
-Imperialism over Africa... -Nationalism... -Military Growth... -Milit…
Whose death sparked WWI? What year was…
Archduke Ferdinand was assassinated in 1914.
329 terms
World History: Semester 1 Final Exam Review
What is the vocab word for belief in o…
Is Judaism- Polytheistic, Animistic, o…
What is the name of a Jewish teacher w…
Who enslaved the Jews in Egypt? (Relig…
Monotheism
Monotheistic
Rabbi
Pharaoh
What is the vocab word for belief in o…
Monotheism
Is Judaism- Polytheistic, Animistic, o…
Monotheistic
72 terms
History semester 1
Direct democracy
Communism
Capitalism
Socialism
Government run by the people
Business is owned by the government and distribution of wealt…
People run their own business and earn their own money
Equal distribution of profit
Direct democracy
Government run by the people
Communism
Business is owned by the government and distribution of wealt…
19 terms
Semester 1 TX History
Hernan Cortes
Texas in 1836
Texas as a republic
Federalism
He was a Spanish conquistador who led the expedition that cau…
Texas gained independence from Mexico and became a republic.
1836-1845 was the time frame free Texas gained independence t…
A system of government that balances the powers by dividing t…
Hernan Cortes
He was a Spanish conquistador who led the expedition that cau…
Texas in 1836
Texas gained independence from Mexico and became a republic.
42 terms
World History Semester 1
Middle Ages
Muslim Civilization
Renaissance
Great Chain of Being
Also known as the medieval period, the time between the colla…
...
A period of intense artistic and intellectual activity, said…
the Aristotelian idea that everyone/ everything has a place i…
Middle Ages
Also known as the medieval period, the time between the colla…
Muslim Civilization
...
45 terms
history second semester 1
How old must you be to be a member of…
How long does a member of the House se…
How long does a person serving in the…
How many total members are in the House?
35
2
6
435
How old must you be to be a member of…
35
How long does a member of the House se…
2
166 terms
Modern World History: Semester 1 Final Review
Government
monarchy
Aristocracy
oligarchy
A system for controlling the society
A single person is called a king or a monarch ruled in a gove…
A government ruled by a small group of noble, land owning fam…
A government ruled by a few powerful people
Government
A system for controlling the society
monarchy
A single person is called a king or a monarch ruled in a gove…
Art History Semester 1
Spotted horses and human hands / Pech-…
Woman from Willendorf / Austria / c. 2…
Tomb interior with corbeling and engra…
Stonehenge / Salisbury Plain, England…
Spotted horses and human hands / Pech-…
Woman from Willendorf / Austria / c. 2…
80 terms
World History Semester 1 Final
geography
artifact
prehistory
technology
the study of people, their environments, and the resources av…
objects made by human beings
refers to the long period of time before people invented syst…
refers to the skills and tools people use to meet their basic…
geography
the study of people, their environments, and the resources av…
artifact
objects made by human beings
187 terms
Pressley History Semester 1
William the Conqueror
Salisbury Oath
Henry II
Philip II
won England from Anglo-saxons, distributed land to normans, d…
Made all vassals/nobles swear allegiance to him (William the…
Common law, circuit (traveling) judges
'Augustus' master of northern france, takes normandy from John
William the Conqueror
won England from Anglo-saxons, distributed land to normans, d…
Salisbury Oath
Made all vassals/nobles swear allegiance to him (William the…
153 terms
Semester 1 History Final
Scientific Revolution
Heliocentric Theory
Copernicus
Enlightenment
A change in European thinking about the natural world
The idea that the universe revolves around the sun
This person created the Heliocentric theory
New intellectual way of thinking based on science rather than…
Scientific Revolution
A change in European thinking about the natural world
Heliocentric Theory
The idea that the universe revolves around the sun
35 terms
World History Semester 1 Final (2015)
Aristotle
Plato
Hammurabi
John Locke
A Greek Philosopher, taught Alexander the Great, started a fa…
Socrates' most famous student; described the ideal form of go…
King of the Babylonian empire; creator of the Code of Hammura…
17th century English philosopher who opposed the Divine Right…
Aristotle
A Greek Philosopher, taught Alexander the Great, started a fa…
Plato
Socrates' most famous student; described the ideal form of go…
72 terms
Freshman, History, Semester 1
Neolithic revolution
Characteristics of a civilization
Cultural diffution
Covenant
the major change in human life caused by the beginning of far…
Advanced cities ... Specialized workers... Complex institutions ... Re…
spreading of ideas or produces from one culture to another
A mutual promise... (Like the agreement between God and the Jews…
Neolithic revolution
the major change in human life caused by the beginning of far…
Characteristics of a civilization
Advanced cities ... Specialized workers... Complex institutions ... Re…
125 terms
History Exam Semester 1
Who were the first Europeans to discov…
Who were the conquistadors of the Azte…
What were the famous three "G's" of Sp…
How were the British and the French di…
The Vikings (Leif Ericsson) were the first Europeans to explo…
Hernando Cortés conquered the Aztecs, and Francisco Pizarro c…
Gold, glory, and God.
The British treated the Indians like members of other countri…
Who were the first Europeans to discov…
The Vikings (Leif Ericsson) were the first Europeans to explo…
Who were the conquistadors of the Azte…
Hernando Cortés conquered the Aztecs, and Francisco Pizarro c…
17 terms
US History - semester 1
Popular sovereignty
Republicanism
Limited government
Federalism
the people agree to have a government that has authority over…
the people vote on representatives to make vote for and make…
limits/ restricts the government's authority / power → this t…
states give up some power to the federal government (central…
Popular sovereignty
the people agree to have a government that has authority over…
Republicanism
the people vote on representatives to make vote for and make…
171 terms
AP US History Semester 1
Federalist Party
Anti-Federalist Party
Democratic Party
Republican Party
First American political party formed by George Washington an…
A group of members that opposed the creation of a stronger US…
A political party that favors greater government action than…
A political party that believed in equality among all men dur…
Federalist Party
First American political party formed by George Washington an…
Anti-Federalist Party
A group of members that opposed the creation of a stronger US…
24 terms
World History Semester 1
History
Civilization
B.C.E
C.E.
The study of past events, particularly written.
A society with cities, a central government, job specializati…
Before Common Era
Common Era (A.D.~Year of our lord)
History
The study of past events, particularly written.
Civilization
A society with cities, a central government, job specializati…
61 terms
World History Semester 1 Review
Renaissance artist
Michal Angelo
Leonardo Da Vinchi
Gutenberg
Michal Angelo and Leonardo Da vinchi, raphael
famous Renaissance artist is best known for painting the ceil…
painter and engineer and musician who made many inventions an…
Invented the printing press
Renaissance artist
Michal Angelo and Leonardo Da vinchi, raphael
Michal Angelo
famous Renaissance artist is best known for painting the ceil…
148 terms
Semester 1 History
Politics definition
economic definition
prehistory vs history
characteristics of a civilization
how we manage people
managing resources
prehistory: before writing... history: with writing
division of labor... government... technology... cities... writing... culture
Politics definition
how we manage people
economic definition
managing resources
21 terms
World History 1 - Semester Review
Alphabet
Athenian Democracy
Peloponnesian War
Legalism
A valuable contribution of the Phoneticians
First recorded democracy ever established. Direct democracy w…
War between Athens and Sparta that marked the end of the Gold…
A Chinese philosophy of government emphasizing strong authori…
Alphabet
A valuable contribution of the Phoneticians
Athenian Democracy
First recorded democracy ever established. Direct democracy w…
20 terms
History Midterm Semester 1
16th amendment
17th amendment
19th amendment
21st amendment
Income tax is added on all goods
citizins must vote for electors
women can vote
removal of amendment 18 (no alcohol)
16th amendment
Income tax is added on all goods
17th amendment
citizins must vote for electors
109 terms
history semester 1
solon
plato
monarchy
direct democracy
series of political reforms in athenian gov
philosopher/ mathematician; founder of academy in Athens; vis…
single person called a king or monarch ruled in a gov
citizens rule/make laws directly
solon
series of political reforms in athenian gov
plato
philosopher/ mathematician; founder of academy in Athens; vis…
123 terms
World History Semester 1
Raphael
Michelangelo
Leonardo da Vinci
Renaissance Man
(1483-1520) Italian Renaissance painter; he painted frescos,…
(1475-1564) An Italian sculptor, painter, poet, engineer, and…
Italian painter, engineer, musician, and scientist. The most…
A person who is successful when it comes to working, and over…
Raphael
(1483-1520) Italian Renaissance painter; he painted frescos,…
Michelangelo
(1475-1564) An Italian sculptor, painter, poet, engineer, and…
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