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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…
World History, Semester 1 Review
specialization
Paleolithic Era
Neolithic Era
cuneiform
to focus in on one specific task and get good at it
time period of the Stone Age where people focused on hunting…
also called the New Stone Age; classified by people beginning…
first written language; originated in Mesopotamia
specialization
to focus in on one specific task and get good at it
Paleolithic Era
time period of the Stone Age where people focused on hunting…
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World History, Semester 1 Review
specialization
Paleolithic Era
Neolithic Era
cuneiform
to focus in on one specific task and get good at it
time period of the Stone Age where people focused on hunting…
also called the New Stone Age; classified by people beginning…
first written language; originated in Mesopotamia
specialization
to focus in on one specific task and get good at it
Paleolithic Era
time period of the Stone Age where people focused on hunting…
52 terms
AP US History Semester 1
Federalist Party
Anti-Federalist Party
Whigs Party
Marbury v Madison 1803
First American political party formed by George Washington an…
A group of members that opposed the creation of a stronger US…
were conservatives who supported government programs, reforms…
William Marbury had not had his commission delivered by Adams…
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…
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.
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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American History Semester 1
Carl Becker
James Lowewn
Johann Hus
Johann Gutenberg
history is made up of 1001 facts
wrote textbooks & Lies My Teacher Told Me
Translated the Bile into English
Printed Bibles with the printing press
Carl Becker
history is made up of 1001 facts
James Lowewn
wrote textbooks & Lies My Teacher Told Me
31 terms
US History Semester 1
Grange
Populist
American Federation of Labor
John Rockefeller
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…
He created the Standard Oil Company and dominated the oil ind…
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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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…
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…
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…
9 terms
Art History Semester 1
Prehistoric Art... Caves of Lascaux
Ancient Egypt... Pyramids of Giza and the…
Ancient Egypt... Anubis
Classical art
Paleolithic Cave Paintings... Hunter-Gatherer Groups used stone…
Ancient Egypt was one of the earliest, longest lasting, and m…
God associated with mummification and afterlife in Egyptian r…
Of or relating to art of the ancient Greeks or Romans. Often…
Prehistoric Art... Caves of Lascaux
Paleolithic Cave Paintings... Hunter-Gatherer Groups used stone…
Ancient Egypt... Pyramids of Giza and the…
Ancient Egypt was one of the earliest, longest lasting, and m…
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…
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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…
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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…
52 terms
AP US History Semester 1
Federalist Party
Anti-Federalist Party
Whigs Party
Marbury v Madison 1803
First American political party formed by George Washington an…
A group of members that opposed the creation of a stronger US…
This party supported government programs, reforms, and public…
The Supreme court ruled 'writs of mandamus' unconstitutional,…
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…
283 terms
World History Semester 1
Muhammad:
Mecca:
Hijrah & why it was necessary:
5 Pillars of Islam:
Founder of Islam
Holy city of Islam and birthplace of Mohammad
Migration where the Muslims fled to medina to pray at the mecca
faith: there is only one god, Allah... prayer: Muslims must pray…
Muhammad:
Founder of Islam
Mecca:
Holy city of Islam and birthplace of Mohammad
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
52 terms
AP US History Semester 1
Federalist Party
Anti-Federalist Party
Whigs Party
Marbury v Madison 1803
First American political party formed by George Washington an…
A group of members that opposed the creation of a stronger US…
were conservatives who supported government programs, reforms…
William Marbury had not had his commission delivered by Adams…
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…
World History - Semester 1
Jesus
Muhammad
Allah
Siddhartha Gautama
Savior for Christianity who sacrificed himself for humanity's…
Founder of Islam - Muslims consider to be God's final prophet
God of Islam to whom Muslims pray
Founder of Buddhism - taught people the Eightfold Path to ach…
Jesus
Savior for Christianity who sacrificed himself for humanity's…
Muhammad
Founder of Islam - Muslims consider to be God's final prophet
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
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…
18 terms
US History - Semester 1 People
Abraham Lincoln
Christopher Columbus
Cortez
Dutch
1st Republican President, President during the Civil War.
1st European to come to America, 1492
Spanish explorer, went to Mexico, fought Aztecs
people from Holland or the Netherland
Abraham Lincoln
1st Republican President, President during the Civil War.
Christopher Columbus
1st European to come to America, 1492
Semester 1 US History
French and Indian War
Sugar Act 1764
Quartering Act 1765
Stamp Act 1765
French and Indian war (called the seven year war in Europe) l…
Tax placed on sugar and molasses because colonist are British…
Required colonist to provide British troops with quarters and…
Any item that was made of paper required a stamped tax paymen…
French and Indian War
French and Indian war (called the seven year war in Europe) l…
Sugar Act 1764
Tax placed on sugar and molasses because colonist are British…
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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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
216 terms
History Semester 1 Final
Representative Democracy
3 Branches of Government
Direct Democracy
Stable Democracy
A system of government in which citizens elect representative…
judicial, executive, and legislative
Citizens participate directly in the day to day affairs of th…
when there are orderly transfers of power after elections
Representative Democracy
A system of government in which citizens elect representative…
3 Branches of Government
judicial, executive, and legislative
692 terms
AP World History Semester 1 Exam Review
Mesopotamia
Fertile Crescent
ziggurat
pictograms
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
The Tigris and Euphrates Rivers gave life to the first known…
A temple tower of ancient Mesopotamia, constructed of square…
A pictorial symbol or sign representing an object or concept
Mesopotamia
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
Fertile Crescent
The Tigris and Euphrates Rivers gave life to the first known…
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.
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…
World History Semester 1
Plebeians
Patricians
Charlemagne
Anthropology
Common citizens of ancient Rome
Wealthy landowners of ancient Rome
Created the Carolingian Dynasty, became Roman emperor, and is…
The study of human life and culture
Plebeians
Common citizens of ancient Rome
Patricians
Wealthy landowners of ancient Rome
25 terms
World History Semester 1
Siddhartha Gautama
sanskrit
pyramids
Code of Hammurabi
wanted to find ways to eliminate human suffering, created Bud…
the form of writing that the Ayrans in ancient India use to r…
royal tombs with four triangle-shaped sides that meet in a po…
laws (codes) written by an Ancient Mesopotamian King
Siddhartha Gautama
wanted to find ways to eliminate human suffering, created Bud…
sanskrit
the form of writing that the Ayrans in ancient India use to r…
29 terms
US History Semester 1
abolitionist
popular sovereignty
secede
border states
A person who wanted to end slavery
A belief that ultimate power resides in the people.
To withdraw
slave holding states that didn't join the Confederacy
abolitionist
A person who wanted to end slavery
popular sovereignty
A belief that ultimate power resides in the people.
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…
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
...
129 terms
History Semester 1 Final
Cold War
Harry Truman
Joseph Stalin
United Nations
A state of political and military tension after World War II…
He was the 33rd President of the United States, an American p…
He was the leader of the Soviet Union from the mid-1920s unti…
An intergovernmental organization to promote international co…
Cold War
A state of political and military tension after World War II…
Harry Truman
He was the 33rd President of the United States, an American p…
55 terms
Semester 1 World History
Fertile Crescent (Mesopotamia)
Egypt
Persian
Palestine
Fertile Crescent (Mesopotamia)
Egypt
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…
44 terms
Semester 1 History (continued).....
natural increase formula
monarchy
absolute monarchy
constitutional monarchy
birth rate-death rate= natural increase
supreme authority is vested in a single heredity figure whose…
king or queen has ALL the power
king or queen has limited power
natural increase formula
birth rate-death rate= natural increase
monarchy
supreme authority is vested in a single heredity figure whose…
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…
35 terms
US History Semester 1 Final Review
Zimmermann note
Francis Ferdinand
Republic
Mass Culture
Telegraph sent to Mexico proposing an alliance between German…
Archduke who was assassinated and helped spark WWI
Form of government in which officials are elected by the people
Similar cultural patterns in a society as a result of the spr…
Zimmermann note
Telegraph sent to Mexico proposing an alliance between German…
Francis Ferdinand
Archduke who was assassinated and helped spark WWI
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…
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
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…
AP US History Semester 1 REVIEW
Federalist Party
Anti-Federalist Party
Whigs Party
Marbury v Madison 1803
First American political party formed by George Washington an…
A group of members that opposed the creation of a stronger US…
were conservatives who supported government programs, reforms…
William Marbury had not had his commission delivered by Adams…
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…
63 terms
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
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…
26 terms
Semester 1 US History
French and Indian War
The Proclamation Line of 1763
Sugar Act 1764
Quartering Act 1765
French and Indian war (called the seven year war in Europe) l…
Stated that colonist could not live west of the Appalachians
Tax placed on sugar and molasses because colonist are British…
Required colonist to provide British troops with quarters and…
French and Indian War
French and Indian war (called the seven year war in Europe) l…
The Proclamation Line of 1763
Stated that colonist could not live west of the Appalachians
World History Final Exam Review- Semester 1
Neolithic Revolution
Five Characteristics of "Civilization"
Monotheism
Hebrews
(10,000 - 8,000 BCE) The development of agriculture and the d…
Record Keeping, Complex Institutions, Specialized Labor, Adva…
Belief in one God
A smaller early civilization whose development of a monotheis…
Neolithic Revolution
(10,000 - 8,000 BCE) The development of agriculture and the d…
Five Characteristics of "Civilization"
Record Keeping, Complex Institutions, Specialized Labor, Adva…
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