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17 terms
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…
39 terms
World history, cultures, and geography
Jared Diamond
Nomads
Geography
Paleolithic age
Guy the reseached why the location was important
Person who travels place to place looking for food
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Jared Diamond
Guy the reseached why the location was important
Nomads
Person who travels place to place looking for food
28 terms
Geography and Cultures - World History
Location
Place
Human-Environment Interaction
Movement
can either be absolute or relative
describes the human and physical characteristics of a location
considers how humans adapt to and modify the environment
studies movement and migration across the planet
Location
can either be absolute or relative
Place
describes the human and physical characteristics of a location
18 terms
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…
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…
18 terms
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…
13 terms
World History culture and Geography
Ethnocentrism
Culture
Pluralistic Societies
Imperialism
The beleif that ones culture is superior to all others
A set of rules or standards shared by members of soceity
Societies in which there exists a diversity og cultural patte…
The policy of conquering and ruling other lands
Ethnocentrism
The beleif that ones culture is superior to all others
Culture
A set of rules or standards shared by members of soceity
22 terms
World History; geography and culture
culture
anthropology
socialization
internalization
a total way of life
the study of other cultures
the process by which a person learns his culture
to learn something so completely that it feels natural
culture
a total way of life
anthropology
the study of other cultures
25 terms
World History culture & geography
militarism
central powers
Allies
Entente
the glorification of military and armed strength
the alliance between Germany and Austria-Hungary
the alliance between Great Britain, France, and Russia
a treaty of "friendly understanding" between nations. not as…
militarism
the glorification of military and armed strength
central powers
the alliance between Germany and Austria-Hungary
14 terms
World history geography and culture
Laissez faire
Free market
Industrial revolution
Industrialization
The idea that business should operate with little or no gover…
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 machine production goods
Laissez faire
The idea that business should operate with little or no gover…
Free market
The idea of allowing the natural forces of supply and demand…
17 terms
world history- geography and culture
age of enlightenment
philosophe
natural laws
natural rights
period in the 1600s and 1700s when philosophers emphasized sc…
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 1600s and 1700s when philosophers emphasized sc…
philosophe
enlightenment thinkers who applied scientific approaches to t…
18 terms
world history: culture and geography
ethnocentrism
culture
pluralistic societes
imperialism
the belief that one's culture is supeeior to all others
a set of rules or standards shared by members of a society
societies in which there exists diversitys
policy of conquering and ruling other lands
ethnocentrism
the belief that one's culture is supeeior to all others
culture
a set of rules or standards shared by members of a society
25 terms
World history - culture and geography
Militarism
Central powers
Allies
Entente
The glorification of military and armed strength
The alliance between Germany and Austria-Hungary
Alliances between Great Britain, France, and russia
A treaty of friendly understanding between the nations
Militarism
The glorification of military and armed strength
Central powers
The alliance between Germany and Austria-Hungary
18 terms
World history- culture and geography
Ethnocentrism
Culture
Pluralistic societies
Imperialism
The beliefs that ones one culture is superior to all others
A set of rules or standards shared by members of a society wh…
Societies in which there exists a diversity of cultural patte…
The policy of conquering and ruling other lands
Ethnocentrism
The beliefs that ones one culture is superior to all others
Culture
A set of rules or standards shared by members of a society wh…
17 terms
World history- geography and culture
Laissez faire
Free market
Industrial revolution
Enclosure
The idea that businesses should operate with little or no gov…
The idea of allowing the natural forces of supply and demand…
The process of developing machine production of goods
Process by which brought up farmland and rented these fields…
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…
30 terms
World History 1-Geography and Cultures
Longitude
Latitude
Geography
Totalitarian Dictator
lines that are drawn horizontally on a world map (North and S…
lines that are drawn vertically on a world map (East and West)
study of people, their environment, and resources and how the…
Government controls ALL aspects of the economy, social aspect…
Longitude
lines that are drawn horizontally on a world map (North and S…
Latitude
lines that are drawn vertically on a world map (East and West)
27 terms
National Geographic World Cultures and Geography: Europe Early History
democracy
city-state
golden age
philosopher
a form a government by the people, in which citizens often el…
an independent state made up of a city and the territories de…
...
...
democracy
a form a government by the people, in which citizens often el…
city-state
an independent state made up of a city and the territories de…
24 terms
National Geographic World Cultures and Geography: South Asia History
isolation
cultural hearth
Caste System
empire
separation or being set apart from others
center of civilization from which ideas and technology spread
a social structure in india composed of four main levels, whi…
a group of people or states ruled by a strong single ruler
isolation
separation or being set apart from others
cultural hearth
center of civilization from which ideas and technology spread
23 terms
World Cultures and Geography: East Asia - China's History
Dynasty
Empire
Moral
Caravan
a series of rulers from the same family
A group of peoples or states ruled by a strong single ruler.
Right and good ,describing human behavior
a group of merchants traveling together for safety
Dynasty
a series of rulers from the same family
Empire
A group of peoples or states ruled by a strong single ruler.
19 terms
World Cultures Africa Geography and History
explain the impact of the Berlin Confe…
Explain the impact of the Slave Trade…
Analyze the impact of Africas geograph…
decolonization
it impacted Africa because it divided the land between the Eu…
the Slave Trade decreased Africas population and it had a neg…
Africas land is very dry and not good for farming whatsoever.…
getting rid of a colonization or freeing a country from being…
explain the impact of the Berlin Confe…
it impacted Africa because it divided the land between the Eu…
Explain the impact of the Slave Trade…
the Slave Trade decreased Africas population and it had a neg…
11 terms
world history culture and geography terms
Council
Indulgences
Protestant
Reformation
A series of meetings dealing with issues of church law and fa…
A certificate issued by the pope to redeem a persons sins
A reformer who protested against the abuses of the Catholic C…
The reform movement of the 1500's
Council
A series of meetings dealing with issues of church law and fa…
Indulgences
A certificate issued by the pope to redeem a persons sins
17 terms
World Cultures and Geography: East Asia - History of Japan and Korea
Samurai
Shogun
Zaibatsu
Competitive
A member of a powerful military caste in feudal Japan.
A military governor of Japan.
A large Japanese business conglomerate.
Able to try to win a contest or race.
Samurai
A member of a powerful military caste in feudal Japan.
Shogun
A military governor of Japan.
36 terms
World History Culture and Geography Test
religion
monotheistic
polytheistic
arts and literature
helps people answer basic questions about the meaning and pur…
only believing in one God.
believing in more than one God.
contribute to passing down a culture's basic beliefs and valu…
religion
helps people answer basic questions about the meaning and pur…
monotheistic
only believing in one God.
16 terms
National Geographic World Cultures and Geography: Southeast Asia History
Complex
Bas-Relief
Monopoly
Colonialism
Connected set of buildings.
A sculpture that is slightly raised from a flat background.
The complete control of the market for a service or product.
The practice of one country directly ruling and developing tr…
Complex
Connected set of buildings.
Bas-Relief
A sculpture that is slightly raised from a flat background.
14 terms
World History-Geography and Culture-World War 2
Appeasement
Axis Powers
Allies
Benito Mussolini
The making of concessions to an aggressor to avoid war.
In World War 2: the 1936 alliance of Germany, Italy, and Japan.
Alliance including the United States, Great Britain, and the…
Founder of the Italian Fascist Party in Italy and leader of I…
Appeasement
The making of concessions to an aggressor to avoid war.
Axis Powers
In World War 2: the 1936 alliance of Germany, Italy, and Japan.
25 terms
World History-Culture and Geography-World War 1
Militarism
Central Powers
Allies
Entente
The glorification of military and armed strength.
The alliance between Germany and Austria-Hungary.
The alliance between Great Britain, France, and Russia.
A treaty of "friendly understanding" between nations. Not as…
Militarism
The glorification of military and armed strength.
Central Powers
The alliance between Germany and Austria-Hungary.
24 terms
National Geographic World Cultures and Geography: South Asia History
isolation
cultural hearth
Caste System
empire
separation or being set apart from others
center of civilization from which ideas and technology spread
a social structure in india composed of four main levels, whi…
a group of people or states ruled by a strong single ruler
isolation
separation or being set apart from others
cultural hearth
center of civilization from which ideas and technology spread
32 terms
World Geography Culture Vocabulary
Culture
Language family
Society
Ethnic group
Way of life of a group of people who share similar traits, in…
Group of related languages that have all revolped fron one ea…
A group that shares a geographic. Region, a sense of identity…
Refers to a specific grout. That shares a language. Customs,…
Culture
Way of life of a group of people who share similar traits, in…
Language family
Group of related languages that have all revolped fron one ea…
36 terms
World History I - Cultural Geography Quiz
Population
Population Density
Causes of Population Density
Most densely populated areas?
How many people are in an area
How close together people are in a certain area.
Water, and how long people have been in that place.
China, India
Population
How many people are in an area
Population Density
How close together people are in a certain area.
43 terms
World Geography - Chapter 12 (European History and Culture)
What three different groups helped to…
When did the three different groups he…
When was the capital city of Rome relo…
Who relocated the capital city of Rome?
Etruscans, Latium, and Greek colonies
753 B.C.
330 A.D.
Emperor Constantine
What three different groups helped to…
Etruscans, Latium, and Greek colonies
When did the three different groups he…
753 B.C.
32 terms
World Geography Culture Vocabulary
Culture
Language family
Society
Ethnic group
Way of life of a group of people who share similar traits, in…
Group of related languages that have all revolped fron one ea…
A group that shares a geographic. Region, a sense of identity…
Refers to a specific grout. That shares a language. Customs,…
Culture
Way of life of a group of people who share similar traits, in…
Language family
Group of related languages that have all revolped fron one ea…
13 terms
World Cultures and Geography: East Asia - Geography
mainland
basin
alluvium
loess
the land connected to a continent, usually in reference to co…
a region drained by a river system
the soil or silt carried by flowing water, which is ideal for…
a yellow silt or sediment that form think deposits
mainland
the land connected to a continent, usually in reference to co…
basin
a region drained by a river system
15 terms
National Geographic World Cultures and Geography: Europe Geography
peninsula
uplands
polder
bay
a body of land surrounded on three sides by water
hills, mountains, plateaus
land in the Netherlands that has been reclaimed from the sea…
a body of water surrounded on three sides by land
peninsula
a body of land surrounded on three sides by water
uplands
hills, mountains, plateaus
22 terms
World Cultures Review and Geography
North America
South America
Antarctica
Africa
Which continent is shaded brown?
Which continent is shaded green?
Which continent is shaded blue?
Which continent is shaded yellow?
North America
Which continent is shaded brown?
South America
Which continent is shaded green?
14 terms
World Cultures and Geography Ch. 1
geography
democracy
government
history
study of people, places and environments
people make the laws
people within a society that make and carry out the laws
a record of the past
geography
study of people, places and environments
democracy
people make the laws
9 terms
World Geography - Ch. 1 Eqyptian History and Culture
Upper Egypt and Lower Egypt
2700BCE - 2200BCE
Dynastic Monarchy
Pharoah
Egypt emerged as 2 distinct regions
Old Kingdom
Egypt was a
During the Old Kingdom Egypt began the practice of being rule…
Upper Egypt and Lower Egypt
Egypt emerged as 2 distinct regions
2700BCE - 2200BCE
Old Kingdom
25 terms
History Geography and World Cultures Part 2
Abdicate
Accession
Antipathy
Arbitrary
To give up power.
To rise to power.
A strong hate.
A decision not based on reason but on a feeling.
Abdicate
To give up power.
Accession
To rise to power.
22 terms
World Culture 35:South Asia Geography/History
South Asia is a large triangular penin…
Himalayas and the Hindu Kush Mountains
Himalayas mountain range
The bottom of the Sub-continent is sur…
The Indian Sub-Continent
Northern Boundary of Sub-Continent
Separate India and China geographically from each other, some…
Arabian Sea ( Western Boundary) ... Bay of Bengal ( Eastern Boun…
South Asia is a large triangular penin…
The Indian Sub-Continent
Himalayas and the Hindu Kush Mountains
Northern Boundary of Sub-Continent
23 terms
World Cultures and Geography: East Asia - China's History
Dynasty
Empire
Moral
Caravan
a series of rulers from the same family
A group of peoples or states ruled by a strong single ruler.
Right and good ,describing human behavior
a group of merchants traveling together for safety
Dynasty
a series of rulers from the same family
Empire
A group of peoples or states ruled by a strong single ruler.
30 terms
World Cultures - Introduction to Geography
Geography
Perspective
Landscapes
Cartography
The study of the earth and its features and of the distributi…
A particular attitude or way of viewing something
The overall appearance of an area that is shaped by both huma…
The science of making maps
Geography
The study of the earth and its features and of the distributi…
Perspective
A particular attitude or way of viewing something
20 terms
World History-Culture and Geography-Russian Revolution
Autocracy
Czar
Alexandra
Rasputin
Government in which a ruler has total power.
The autocratic king or emperor of Russia. Sometimes spelled "…
The Czarina (wife of Czar Nicholas 2).
Mysterious peasant who had great influence on the czarina. Be…
Autocracy
Government in which a ruler has total power.
Czar
The autocratic king or emperor of Russia. Sometimes spelled "…
36 terms
World History I - Cultural Geography Quiz
Population
Population Density
Causes of Population Density
Most densely populated areas?
How many people are in an area
How close together people are in a certain area.
Water, and how long people have been in that place.
China, India
Population
How many people are in an area
Population Density
How close together people are in a certain area.
23 terms
World History-Culture and Geography-Summer Session 2000
General Strike
New Deal
Locarno Agreements
Kellogg-Brand Pact of 1928
A strike by workers in many different industries at the same…
A massive package of economic and social programs, introduced…
Treaties that settled Germany's borders with France, Belgium,…
Treaty signed by almost every independent nation to "renounce…
General Strike
A strike by workers in many different industries at the same…
New Deal
A massive package of economic and social programs, introduced…
28 terms
World Cultures geography
Mediterranean Sea
Caspian Sea
Black Sea
Arabian Sea
Mediterranean Sea
Caspian Sea
59 terms
World Geography South East Asia Geography and history and cultures
subcontinet
Indian and Eurasian plates
Mt. Everest
The Himalayian Mountains
what is a large landmass slightly smaller than a continent?
what two tectonic plates are pushing against each other to cr…
WHat is the highest mountain in the world?
In what Mountain chain could you find Mt. Everest?
subcontinet
what is a large landmass slightly smaller than a continent?
Indian and Eurasian plates
what two tectonic plates are pushing against each other to cr…
50 terms
World Cultures Exam geography
India
Pakistan
Nepal
Bangladesh
India
Pakistan
24 terms
National Geographic World Cultures and Geography: South Asia History GJS ONLY
isolation
cultural hearth
Caste System
empire
separation or being set apart from others
center of civilization from which ideas and technology spread
a social structure in india composed of four main levels, whi…
a group of people or states ruled by a strong single ruler
isolation
separation or being set apart from others
cultural hearth
center of civilization from which ideas and technology spread
14 terms
World Cultures and Geography Ch. 1
geography
democracy
government
history
study of people, places and environments
people make the laws
people within a society that make and carry out the laws
a record of the past
geography
study of people, places and environments
democracy
people make the laws
14 terms
World Cultures and Geography Ch. 1
geography
democracy
government
history
study of people, places and environments
people make the laws
people within a society that make and carry out the laws
a record of the past
geography
study of people, places and environments
democracy
people make the laws
27 terms
Latin America geography - world cultures
Puerto Rico
Bahamas
Belize
Costa Rica
Puerto Rico
Bahamas
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