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62 terms
Glencoe World History Chapter 4
Aegean
Black Sea
Bronze Age Civilization
Crete
an arm of the Mediterranean between Greece and Turkey
a sea between Europe and Asia
A civilization in the Bronze Age (est. 2800 B.C.)
the largest Greek island in the Mediterranean
Aegean
an arm of the Mediterranean between Greece and Turkey
Black Sea
a sea between Europe and Asia
19 terms
Glencoe World History Ch 1
prehistory
archaeology
anthropology
fossil
period before writing was developed
the study of past societies through an analysis of the items…
study of human life and culture based on artifacts and human…
a remnant or impression of an organism from a past geologic a…
prehistory
period before writing was developed
archaeology
the study of past societies through an analysis of the items…
55 terms
Glencoe World History Chapter 2
Tigris River
Euphrates River
Mesopotamia
Fertile Crescent
A river in southwestern Asia that flows through the eastern p…
A river in southwestern Asia that flows through the southern…
the region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers;birthplace…
an arc of fertile farmland in Southwest Asia between the Medi…
Tigris River
A river in southwestern Asia that flows through the eastern p…
Euphrates River
A river in southwestern Asia that flows through the southern…
20 terms
World History/Glencoe Chapter 12
rebirth
city centered
worldly
Political work by Machiavelli
Renaissance
urban society
secular
The Prince
rebirth
Renaissance
city centered
urban society
29 terms
Chapter 23 World History Glencoe
Kwame Nkrumah
Apartheid
Pan-Africanism
OAU
First former British colony to gain independence
System of racial segregation. Whites in South Africa strength…
The unity of all black Africans regardless of national bounda…
Organization of African Unity. Founded by 32 African states.…
Kwame Nkrumah
First former British colony to gain independence
Apartheid
System of racial segregation. Whites in South Africa strength…
29 terms
Glencoe World History Chapter 15
janissary
pasha
gunpowder empire
sultan
a soldier in the Ottoman sultans' elite guard
a local official in the Ottoman empire, who collected taxes,…
an empire whose success was based largely on its mastery of t…
the head of the Ottoman empire
janissary
a soldier in the Ottoman sultans' elite guard
pasha
a local official in the Ottoman empire, who collected taxes,…
43 terms
Glencoe World History Chapter 5
Republic
Consul
Patrician
Praetor
A state in which supreme power is held by the people and thei…
(in ancient Rome) one of the two annually elected chief magis…
an aristocrat or nobleman. typically wealthy, landowning, eli…
each of two ancient Roman magistrates ranking below consul.
Republic
A state in which supreme power is held by the people and thei…
Consul
(in ancient Rome) one of the two annually elected chief magis…
30 terms
Glencoe world history chapter 13
Hernan cortez
Portugal
Vasco de Gama
Melaka
Spanish conquistador that conquered the Aztecs
Took the lead in European exploration
First sea captain to make it around the Cape of Good Hope and…
A thriving spice trade port on the Malay Peninsula
Hernan cortez
Spanish conquistador that conquered the Aztecs
Portugal
Took the lead in European exploration
9 terms
Glencoe World History Chapter 16
queue
banner
commercial capitalism
clan
the braided pigtail worn by Chinese males
in Qing China, a separate military unit made up of Manchus; t…
economic system in which people invest in trade or goods to m…
a group of related families
queue
the braided pigtail worn by Chinese males
banner
in Qing China, a separate military unit made up of Manchus; t…
23 terms
Glencoe World History Chapter 1
Pre-History
Archaeology
Artifacts
Anthropology
the period of time before writing was invented
the study of past societies based on what people left behind
objects made by humans
the study of human life and culture
Pre-History
the period of time before writing was invented
Archaeology
the study of past societies based on what people left behind
44 terms
Glencoe World History -Allen
Homer
Xerxes
Thermopylae
Leonidas
Blind poet who wrote two famous Greek epics - the Iliad and t…
Son and successor of Persian leader Darius who led a massive…
The mountain pass north of Athens chosen as the location to h…
Spartan king who led the battle at Thermopylae.
Homer
Blind poet who wrote two famous Greek epics - the Iliad and t…
Xerxes
Son and successor of Persian leader Darius who led a massive…
Glencoe World History Chapter 4
Aegean
Black Sea
Bronze Age Civilization
Crete
an arm of the Mediterranean between Greece and Turkey
a sea between Europe and Asia
A civilization in the Bronze Age (est. 2800 B.C.)
the largest Greek island in the Mediterranean
Aegean
an arm of the Mediterranean between Greece and Turkey
Black Sea
a sea between Europe and Asia
46 terms
Glencoe World History Chapter 3
Himalaya
Indus River
Monsoon
Harappa
the highest mountains in the world
west of the Ganges River, this river establishes a relatively…
a seasonal wind in southern Asia
A large ancient city of the Indus civilization, created in pr…
Himalaya
the highest mountains in the world
Indus River
west of the Ganges River, this river establishes a relatively…
61 terms
Glencoe World History Chapter 23
Triple Alliance
Triple Entente
*Conscription
Archduke Francis Ferdinand
Germany, Austria-Hungary, and Italy in 1882
France, Great Britain, and Russia in 1907
Military draft
Heir to the throne of Austria-Hungary and killed in Sarajevo…
Triple Alliance
Germany, Austria-Hungary, and Italy in 1882
Triple Entente
France, Great Britain, and Russia in 1907
49 terms
Glencoe World History Chapter 3
Himalaya
Indus River
Monsoon
Harappa
the highest mountains in the world
west of the Ganges River, this river establishes a relatively…
a seasonal wind in southern Asia
A large ancient city of the Indus civilization, created in pr…
Himalaya
the highest mountains in the world
Indus River
west of the Ganges River, this river establishes a relatively…
29 terms
Glencoe World History Chapter 23
Triple Alliance
Triple Entente
Serbia
Archduke Francis Ferdinand
Alliance between Germany, Italy, Austria Hungry
An alliance between Great Britain, France and Russia in the y…
a historical region in central and northern Yugoslavia; suppo…
heir to the throne of Austria Hungary; assassinated by Gavril…
Triple Alliance
Alliance between Germany, Italy, Austria Hungry
Triple Entente
An alliance between Great Britain, France and Russia in the y…
15 terms
World History Glencoe Chapter 13
Colony
mercantilism
conquistadors
balance of trade
settlement in a new territory linked to the mother or parent…
economic theory
Spanish conquerors of the Americas
difference in value between imports and exports over time
Colony
settlement in a new territory linked to the mother or parent…
mercantilism
economic theory
Glencoe world history chapter 13
Hernan cortez
Portugal
Vasco de Gama
Melaka
Spanish conquistador that conquered the Aztecs
Took the lead in European exploration
First sea captain to make it around the Cape of Good Hope and…
A thriving spice trade port on the Malay Peninsula
Hernan cortez
Spanish conquistador that conquered the Aztecs
Portugal
Took the lead in European exploration
9 terms
Glencoe World History Chapter 16
queue
banner
commercial capitalism
clan
the braided pigtail worn by Chinese males
in Qing China, a separate military unit made up of Manchus; t…
economic system in which people invest in trade or goods to m…
a group of related families
queue
the braided pigtail worn by Chinese males
banner
in Qing China, a separate military unit made up of Manchus; t…
43 terms
Glencoe World History Chapter 5
Republic
Consul
Patrician
Praetor
A state in which supreme power is held by the people and thei…
(in ancient Rome) one of the two annually elected chief magis…
an aristocrat or nobleman. typically wealthy, landowning, eli…
each of two ancient Roman magistrates ranking below consul.
Republic
A state in which supreme power is held by the people and thei…
Consul
(in ancient Rome) one of the two annually elected chief magis…
48 terms
Glencoe World History
⚡️ B.C
⚡️ Civilization
⚡️ Prehistory
⚡️ Archeology
Before Christ. Before the birth of Jesus.
The society, culture, and way of life in a particular area
The time before writing was developed.
Study of past societies through analysis of what people have…
⚡️ B.C
Before Christ. Before the birth of Jesus.
⚡️ Civilization
The society, culture, and way of life in a particular area
37 terms
Glencoe World History Chapter 16
Alfred Thayer Mahan
atrocities
George Clemenceau
reparations
Argued that the key to world power was sea power
Acts of great cruelty and brutality
Premier of France
Payment for War damages
Alfred Thayer Mahan
Argued that the key to world power was sea power
atrocities
Acts of great cruelty and brutality
56 terms
Glencoe World History Chapter 5
Republic
Consul
Patrician
Praetor
a state in which supreme power is held by the people and thei…
(in ancient Rome) one of the two annually elected chief magis…
an aristocrat or nobleman.
each of two ancient Roman magistrates ranking below consul.
Republic
a state in which supreme power is held by the people and thei…
Consul
(in ancient Rome) one of the two annually elected chief magis…
42 terms
Glencoe World History Chapter 6: The World of Islam
Allah
sheikh
hajj
Hijrah
Arabic for "God"; the supreme god of Islam
the ruler of an Arabic tribe, chosen from one of the leading…
a pilgrimage to Mecca, one of the requirements of the Five Pi…
the journey of Muhammad and his followers to Madinah in 622,…
Allah
Arabic for "God"; the supreme god of Islam
sheikh
the ruler of an Arabic tribe, chosen from one of the leading…
23 terms
Glencoe World History Chapter 1
Pre-History
Archaeology
Artifacts
Anthropology
the period of time before writing was invented
the study of past societies based on what people left behind
objects made by humans
the study of human life and culture
Pre-History
the period of time before writing was invented
Archaeology
the study of past societies based on what people left behind
26 terms
Glencoe World History Chapter 4
Aegean
Black Sea
Bronze Age Civilization
Crete
an arm of the Mediterranean between Greece and Turkey
a sea between Europe and Asia
A civilization in the Bronze Age (est. 2800 B.C.)
the largest Greek island in the Mediterranean
Aegean
an arm of the Mediterranean between Greece and Turkey
Black Sea
a sea between Europe and Asia
55 terms
Glencoe World History Chapter 2
Tigris River
Euphrates River
Mesopotamia
Fertile Crescent
A river in southwestern Asia that flows through the eastern p…
A river in southwestern Asia that flows through the southern…
the region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers;birthplace…
an arc of fertile farmland in Southwest Asia between the Medi…
Tigris River
A river in southwestern Asia that flows through the eastern p…
Euphrates River
A river in southwestern Asia that flows through the southern…
23 terms
Glencoe World History Chapter 1
Pre-History
Archaeology
Artifacts
Anthropology
the period of time before writing was invented
the study of past societies based on what people left behind
objects made by humans
the study of human life and culture
Pre-History
the period of time before writing was invented
Archaeology
the study of past societies based on what people left behind
55 terms
Glencoe World History Chapter 2
Tigris River
Euphrates River
Mesopotamia
Fertile Crescent
A river in southwestern Asia that flows through the eastern p…
A river in southwestern Asia that flows through the southern…
the region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers;birthplace…
an arc of fertile farmland in Southwest Asia between the Medi…
Tigris River
A river in southwestern Asia that flows through the eastern p…
Euphrates River
A river in southwestern Asia that flows through the southern…
40 terms
Glencoe World History Chapter 17
geocentric
Nicholas Copernicus
heliocentric
Johannes Kepler
earth-centered
A mathematician who discovered the heliocentric theory
sun-centered
realized the sun WAS at the center of the solar system, and t…
geocentric
earth-centered
Nicholas Copernicus
A mathematician who discovered the heliocentric theory
40 terms
Glencoe World History Chapter 19
capital
Entrepreneur
Cottage Industry
Puddling
money available for investment
person interested in finding new business opprotunities and n…
method of production in which tasks are done by individuals i…
process in which coke derived from coal is used to burn away…
capital
money available for investment
Entrepreneur
person interested in finding new business opprotunities and n…
19 terms
Glencoe World History Chapter 6 Vocab
Islam
hajj
hijrah
sheikh
monotheistic religion that emerged in the Arabian Peninsula d…
a pilgrimage to Makkah, one of the requirements of the 5 Pill…
the journey of Muhammad and his followers to Madinah in 622,…
the ruler of an Arabic tribe, chosen from one of the leading…
Islam
monotheistic religion that emerged in the Arabian Peninsula d…
hajj
a pilgrimage to Makkah, one of the requirements of the 5 Pill…
67 terms
World History Chapter 12 Glencoe 2008
Italian Renaissance
Leonardo Da Vinci
Francesco Sforza
Cosimo De Medici
A period of European history that began in Italy and spread t…
Painter, sculptor, architect, inventor, and mathematician who…
Conquered the city of Milan and became its Duke. He Led a ban…
Took control of Florence. His family ran the government and b…
Italian Renaissance
A period of European history that began in Italy and spread t…
Leonardo Da Vinci
Painter, sculptor, architect, inventor, and mathematician who…
42 terms
Glencoe World History Chapter 6: The World of Islam
Allah
sheikh
hajj
Hijrah
Arabic for "God"; the supreme god of Islam
the ruler of an Arabic tribe, chosen from one of the leading…
a pilgrimage to Mecca, one of the requirements of the Five Pi…
the journey of Muhammad and his followers to Madinah in 622,…
Allah
Arabic for "God"; the supreme god of Islam
sheikh
the ruler of an Arabic tribe, chosen from one of the leading…
62 terms
Glencoe World History Chapter 17
geocentric
Ptolemaic system
Nicholas Copernicus
On the Revolutions of the Heavenly Sph…
earth-centered
the geocentric model of the universe that prevailed in the Mi…
A mathematician who discovered the heliocentric conception of…
written by Nicholas Copernicus discussing his opinions on our…
geocentric
earth-centered
Ptolemaic system
the geocentric model of the universe that prevailed in the Mi…
37 terms
Glencoe World History Chapter 14
militant
armada
inflation
witchcraft
combative
a fleet of warships
a rapid increase in prices
the practice of magic by people supposedly in league with the…
militant
combative
armada
a fleet of warships
17 terms
GLENCOE WORLD HISTORY CHAPTER 9
Byzantine Empire
Charlemagne
Chivalry
Clovis
By the beginning of the 8th century, the Eastern Roman Empire…
This powerful ruler,known to history as Charles the Great.
in the Middle Ages, the ideal of civilized behavior that deve…
strong military leader who around 500 became the first German…
Byzantine Empire
By the beginning of the 8th century, the Eastern Roman Empire…
Charlemagne
This powerful ruler,known to history as Charles the Great.
Glencoe World History Chapter 19
capital
Entrepreneur
Cottage Industry
Puddling
money available for investment
person interested in finding new business opprotunities and n…
method of production in which tasks are done by individuals i…
process in which coke derived from coal is used to burn away…
capital
money available for investment
Entrepreneur
person interested in finding new business opprotunities and n…
25 terms
Glencoe World History Chapter 26
Adolf Hitler
Rhineland
Benito Mussolini
Sudentenland
Austrian-born founder of the German Nazi Party and chancellor…
a picturesque region of Germany around the Rhine river
Fascist dictator of Italy (1922-1943). He led Italy to conque…
a region of Czechoslovakia where many Germans lived; demanded…
Adolf Hitler
Austrian-born founder of the German Nazi Party and chancellor…
Rhineland
a picturesque region of Germany around the Rhine river
62 terms
Glencoe World History Chapter 4
Aegean
Black Sea
Bronze Age Civilization
Crete
an arm of the Mediterranean between Greece and Turkey
a sea between Europe and Asia
A civilization in the Bronze Age (est. 2800 B.C.)
the largest Greek island in the Mediterranean
Aegean
an arm of the Mediterranean between Greece and Turkey
Black Sea
a sea between Europe and Asia
33 terms
Glencoe World History Chapter 4
Crete
Minoan Civilization
Homer
Epic Poem
the largest Greek island in the Mediterranean
a civilization that existed on the Mediterranean island of Cr…
ancient Greek epic poet who is believed to have written the I…
a long narrative poem telling of a hero's deeds
Crete
the largest Greek island in the Mediterranean
Minoan Civilization
a civilization that existed on the Mediterranean island of Cr…
23 terms
Glencoe World History Chapter 1
Pre-History
Archaeology
Artifacts
Anthropology
the period of time before writing was invented
the study of past societies based on what people left behind
objects made by humans
the study of human life and culture
Pre-History
the period of time before writing was invented
Archaeology
the study of past societies based on what people left behind
62 terms
Glencoe World History Chapter 4
Aegean
Black Sea
Bronze Age Civilization
Crete
an arm of the Mediterranean between Greece and Turkey
a sea between Europe and Asia
A civilization in the Bronze Age (est. 2800 B.C.)
the largest Greek island in the Mediterranean
Aegean
an arm of the Mediterranean between Greece and Turkey
Black Sea
a sea between Europe and Asia
43 terms
Glencoe World History Chapter 17
Einstein
Bolsheviks
Kerensky
Trotsky
Theory of Relativity
Reds
headed provisional government in Russia
led Bolsheviks in October Revolution
Einstein
Theory of Relativity
Bolsheviks
Reds
62 terms
Glencoe World History Chapter 4
Aegean
Black Sea
Bronze Age Civilization
Crete
an arm of the Mediterranean between Greece and Turkey
a sea between Europe and Asia
A civilization in the Bronze Age (est. 2800 B.C.)
the largest Greek island in the Mediterranean
Aegean
an arm of the Mediterranean between Greece and Turkey
Black Sea
a sea between Europe and Asia
23 terms
Glencoe World History Chapter 1
Pre-History
Archaeology
Artifacts
Anthropology
the period of time before writing was invented
the study of past societies based on what people left behind
objects made by humans
the study of human life and culture
Pre-History
the period of time before writing was invented
Archaeology
the study of past societies based on what people left behind
30 terms
Glencoe world history chapter 13
Hernan cortez
Portugal
Vasco de Gama
Melaka
Spanish conquistador that conquered the Aztecs
Took the lead in European exploration
First sea captain to make it around the Cape of Good Hope and…
A thriving spice trade port on the Malay Peninsula
Hernan cortez
Spanish conquistador that conquered the Aztecs
Portugal
Took the lead in European exploration
49 terms
Glencoe World History Chapter 3
Himalaya
Indus River
Monsoon
Harappa
the highest mountains in the world
west of the Ganges River, this river establishes a relatively…
a seasonal wind in southern Asia
A large ancient city of the Indus civilization, created in pr…
Himalaya
the highest mountains in the world
Indus River
west of the Ganges River, this river establishes a relatively…
61 terms
Glencoe World History Chapter 10
Carruca
Manor
Serfs
Tithe
A heavy, wheeled pow with an iron plowshare.
An agricultural estate that a lord ran and peasants worked.
Peasants legally bound to the land who had to provide labor s…
A payment of 10% of a peasants produce given to the church.
Carruca
A heavy, wheeled pow with an iron plowshare.
Manor
An agricultural estate that a lord ran and peasants worked.
23 terms
GLENCOE WORLD HISTORY CHAPTER 10
Black Death
Carruca
Concordat of Worms
Gothic architecture
The most devastating natural disaster in European history. Bu…
A heavy wheeled plow with an iron plowshare. Led to growth of…
The struggle between Henry IV and Gregory VII was known as th…
Appeared in the twelfth century and was brought to perection…
Black Death
The most devastating natural disaster in European history. Bu…
Carruca
A heavy wheeled plow with an iron plowshare. Led to growth of…
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