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Honors World History- Culture
geography
culture
global interdependence
cultural diffusion
the study of people, their environments, and their resources…
all things that make-up a person's entire way of life
the reliance of countries on goods, resources, and knowledge…
movement of customs and traditions from one place to another…
geography
the study of people, their environments, and their resources…
culture
all things that make-up a person's entire way of life
Imperialism--Honors World History
Imperialism
Berlin Conference
Suez Canal
Ethiopia
time period fueled by economic expansion where Europeans divi…
meeting to divide Africa amongst Europeans
provided a passage from Mediterranean Sea to the Indian Ocean…
one area that remained uncolonized during imperialism
Imperialism
time period fueled by economic expansion where Europeans divi…
Berlin Conference
meeting to divide Africa amongst Europeans
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World History and Cultures Honors Final Exam
Scientific Revolution
Enlightenment
Italian and German Unification
Congress of Vienna
• Causes of the revolution - times changing, problems arising…
• Enlightenment - 18th-century philosophical movement, includ…
• Germany and Italy both tried to unify in 1848 but failed, e…
• After the European powers defeated Napoleon, all the great…
Scientific Revolution
• Causes of the revolution - times changing, problems arising…
Enlightenment
• Enlightenment - 18th-century philosophical movement, includ…
"Classic" Greek Culture World History Honors
Polytheism, Mount Olympus
Dramas and Plays
Tragedy
Aeschylus
The Gods lived on Mount Olympus (Zeus)
Started in Ancient Greece - festivals of Dionysius (wine drin…
Play that focused on suffering and death of major character (…
"Father of Greek tragedy"
Polytheism, Mount Olympus
The Gods lived on Mount Olympus (Zeus)
Dramas and Plays
Started in Ancient Greece - festivals of Dionysius (wine drin…
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Honors World Cultures Midterm
Who supported the idea of laissez-faire?
Who believed that people all had the b…
What is laissez-faire?
What is limited independent thought?
Adam Smith
John Locke
business without government interference
philosophers of the Enlightenment believed religion, traditio…
Who supported the idea of laissez-faire?
Adam Smith
Who believed that people all had the b…
John Locke
Honors World Cultures Quiz
Culture
customary beliefs
material traits
social form
The body od customary beliefs, materiak traits and social for…
What type of beliefs are based in the values, ethics and stan…
visible elements that a group possesses and leaves behind.
gender, ethnicity, identity, and political institutions that…
Culture
The body od customary beliefs, materiak traits and social for…
customary beliefs
What type of beliefs are based in the values, ethics and stan…
7 Elements of Culture Vocabulary- Honors World History
Culture
Social Organization
Sociology
Kinship
The ways of life and knowledge of a group of people
The way a culture divides its society into smaller groups
The study of the development, organization, and functioning o…
Everyone is related to someone
Culture
The ways of life and knowledge of a group of people
Social Organization
The way a culture divides its society into smaller groups
Honors World History- Decline of Asian Culture
Extraterritoriality
Self-Strengthening
Spheres of Influence
Open Door Policy
The applicability or exercise of a sovereign's laws outside i…
A campaign to modernize China's economic and military sectors.
Any area in which one nation wields dominant power over anoth…
Policy proposed to keep China open to trade with all countrie…
Extraterritoriality
The applicability or exercise of a sovereign's laws outside i…
Self-Strengthening
A campaign to modernize China's economic and military sectors.
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Honors World Cultures (Cathedrals)
chapter house
cloisters
west front
nave
where the dean and chapter meet; supported by a single column
large walkway around a garden
main entrance of the cathedral and is decorated with carvings…
middle aisle or main aisle part of the cathedral; latin word…
chapter house
where the dean and chapter meet; supported by a single column
cloisters
large walkway around a garden
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Honors World Cultures Midterm
Types of Government
Democracy
Direct Democracy
Representative Democracy
Direct/Representative Democracy, Anarchy, Autocracy, Absolute…
...
...
...
Types of Government
Direct/Representative Democracy, Anarchy, Autocracy, Absolute…
Democracy
...
Honors World Cultures 1
Natural Law
Social Contract Theory
Theory of Natural Law
Philosophe
the belief that people should live their lives + organize the…
the view that person is moral and/or political obligations ar…
for thinkers, a universal pre political standard for human ac…
any of the literary men, scientists, and thinkers of the 18th…
Natural Law
the belief that people should live their lives + organize the…
Social Contract Theory
the view that person is moral and/or political obligations ar…
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World Cultures Honors Midterm
Latitude
Longitude
3 factors that influence the climate
Democracy
north to south of Equator
east to west of Prime Meridian
-latitude- distance from equator... -elevation- higher=cooler... -o…
-views of people heard ... -leads to bad decision making... -direct…
Latitude
north to south of Equator
Longitude
east to west of Prime Meridian
History Osborn Honors World Cultures Final Exam Review
Berbers
Bantu
Nubia-
Kush-
They were the indigenous people of North Africa and the Sahar…
Related peopled who speak languages that are part of the Afri…
An area south of the Nile and through one of the harshest des…
Kingdom in northeast Africa Maritime trading partner and riva…
Berbers
They were the indigenous people of North Africa and the Sahar…
Bantu
Related peopled who speak languages that are part of the Afri…
Honors World Cultures Final '16
The Estates System and French social p…
Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette (life,…
Causes of the French Revolution
Estates General Meeting, tennis court…
...
...
...
...
The Estates System and French social p…
...
Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette (life,…
...
Honors World Cultures Midterm
Democracy
Direct democracy
Representative democracy
Anarchy
ruled by the governed, origins in Ancient Greece, all people…
majority rules, better in small groups
Vote for people to represent your views
no central government or ruler, every person has absolute pow…
Democracy
ruled by the governed, origins in Ancient Greece, all people…
Direct democracy
majority rules, better in small groups
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Honors World Cultures Final Review
medieval
feudalism
fief
manor
middle age
loosely organized system of rule in which powerful local lord…
estate granted to a vassal in exchange for service and loyalty
lord's estate
medieval
middle age
feudalism
loosely organized system of rule in which powerful local lord…
7 Elements of Culture- Honors World History
Ralph Linton's definition of culture
What is culture passed on by?
What does culture affect?
What is the most important social unit?
the knowledge, attitudes, and behavior patterns shared and tr…
Parents, grandparents, teachers, etc.
The way we think, believe (religiously and morally), eat, hea…
Family
Ralph Linton's definition of culture
the knowledge, attitudes, and behavior patterns shared and tr…
What is culture passed on by?
Parents, grandparents, teachers, etc.
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Unit 3 Honors World Cultures
Mobility
Cyclic movement
Cyclic movement
Transhumance
All types of movement from one place to another
Short-term, repetitive movements
Other term for circulation in reference to movement
System of pastoral farming in which ranchers move livestock a…
Mobility
All types of movement from one place to another
Cyclic movement
Short-term, repetitive movements
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Honors World Cultures Midterm
Social organization
Nuclear family
Extended family
Patriarchal
the family forms the foundation of this for each society
immediate family (man, his wife, and children)
grandparents, aunts and uncles, cousins
male holds power
Social organization
the family forms the foundation of this for each society
Nuclear family
immediate family (man, his wife, and children)
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Honors World Cultures Chapter 10
George Washington
Galileo Galilei
René Descartes
Voltaire
General of Continental Army
Observed the moon and moons of Jupiter... Believed in heliocentr…
French philosopher that wrote Discourse on Mankind... "I think,…
French writer that hated the church and wrote poems, plays, a…
George Washington
General of Continental Army
Galileo Galilei
Observed the moon and moons of Jupiter... Believed in heliocentr…
Honors World Cultures Test
List the top six languages of native s…
What are the three questions each reli…
What do "theists" believe in?
What do agnostics base their belief on?
Mandarin, Spanish, English, Hindi, Arabic, Portuguese
Where did we come from? What's the meaning of life? What happ…
Polytheism (gods) and Monotheism (God)
Not knowing
List the top six languages of native s…
Mandarin, Spanish, English, Hindi, Arabic, Portuguese
What are the three questions each reli…
Where did we come from? What's the meaning of life? What happ…
Honors World Cultures Midterm
Social organization
Nuclear family
Extended family
Patriarchal
the family forms the foundation of this for each society
immediate family (man, his wife, and children)
grandparents, aunts and uncles, cousins
male holds power
Social organization
the family forms the foundation of this for each society
Nuclear family
immediate family (man, his wife, and children)
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Honors World Cultures Midterm
What's imperialism?
What's nationalism?
Which event caused the collapse of the…
What major Allied campaign aimed at re…
the control by one country of the political, economic, or cul…
pride in and loyalty to one's country
World War I
British, Russia, France
What's imperialism?
the control by one country of the political, economic, or cul…
What's nationalism?
pride in and loyalty to one's country
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Honors World Cultures Final
The belief that the first three genera…
Jewish fundamentalist leader assassina…
Islamist organization that began in Eg…
all muslims
Salafism
Rabbi Meir Kahane
muslim brotherhood
umma
The belief that the first three genera…
Salafism
Jewish fundamentalist leader assassina…
Rabbi Meir Kahane
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Honors World Cultures Mid-Terms
Hinduism
Reincarnation(Hinduism)
Karma(Hinduism)
Dharma(Hinduism)
a religion in India that is 80% of the population
the soul being reborn
positive and negative events caused by your actions
importance of you doing your duties in the caste system
Hinduism
a religion in India that is 80% of the population
Reincarnation(Hinduism)
the soul being reborn
220 terms
World History Honors: Finals
William of Normandy
Edward the Confessor
William's claim to the English throne
Battle of Hastings- 1066
•Born 1028 in Falaise, Normandy... •Named Duke of Normandy at th…
The second cousin to William II. When he died he put William…
Harold Goodwin claims the throne to England when Edward dies…
When William the conquer wins and takes over England.
William of Normandy
•Born 1028 in Falaise, Normandy... •Named Duke of Normandy at th…
Edward the Confessor
The second cousin to William II. When he died he put William…
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10th Honors World History
Balkan Nationalism
Militarism
Lusitania
Total War
Balkans had been dominated by the Ottoman Empire and Austria-…
The belief or desire of a government or people that a country…
British luxury liner sunk by a German submarine in the North…
A war that is unrestricted in terms of the weapons used, the…
Balkan Nationalism
Balkans had been dominated by the Ottoman Empire and Austria-…
Militarism
The belief or desire of a government or people that a country…
World History Honors Vocabulary
John Locke
Stamp Act
Thomas Jefferson
George Washington
English philosopher and founder of British empiricism
A law passed by the British Parliament that raised tax money…
American statesman ; third president of the United States
First president of the United States
John Locke
English philosopher and founder of British empiricism
Stamp Act
A law passed by the British Parliament that raised tax money…
Honors World Cultures Vocab
AD
BC
CE
BCE
anno domini "in the year of our lord"
before christ
common era
before common era
AD
anno domini "in the year of our lord"
BC
before christ
Intro to Honors World History
5 Themes of AP World History
Social
hierarchy
Political
...
...
...
...
5 Themes of AP World History
...
Social
...
Honors World Cultures Vocab
archeology
artifacts
culture
hominid
the scientific study of material remains of past human life a…
human made objects
a person's unique way of life
humans and other creatures that walk upright on two legs
archeology
the scientific study of material remains of past human life a…
artifacts
human made objects
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Honors world cultures
History
Hominid
Homo-sapiens
Historiography
Human actions in past time
Human like creature/any modern or extinct bipedal primate
Modern humans
Writing of history
History
Human actions in past time
Hominid
Human like creature/any modern or extinct bipedal primate
145 terms
Honors World Cultures
Abbas
Abraham
Achille Lauro
Arafat
The mastermind of the Hijacking of the Achille Lauro
He is considered a founder of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam
The Italian cruise ship that was hijacked in 1985
The founder of the PLO; can be described as a terrorist turne…
Abbas
The mastermind of the Hijacking of the Achille Lauro
Abraham
He is considered a founder of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam
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India Honors World Cultures
puja
dharma
artha
karma
daily worship in the home or at a temple
righteousness in their religious life
success in their economic life; material prosperity
gratification of the senses; pleasure, sensual,sexual, n ment…
puja
daily worship in the home or at a temple
dharma
righteousness in their religious life
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Honors World History Final
What were the references to the middle…
Renaissance art
Humanism
christian humanism
The renaissance made references to the middle ages through ar…
more focused towards the depiction of the human body and the…
an outlook or system of thought attaching prime importance to…
emphasizes the humanity of Jesus, his social teachings and hi…
What were the references to the middle…
The renaissance made references to the middle ages through ar…
Renaissance art
more focused towards the depiction of the human body and the…
Honors World Cultures 2
Ancien Regime
Estate
Bourgeoise
Deficit Spending
a political or social system that has been displaced, typical…
the First Estate (clergy); the Second Estate (nobility); and…
the middle class, typically with reference to its perceived m…
government spending, in excess of revenue, of funds raised by…
Ancien Regime
a political or social system that has been displaced, typical…
Estate
the First Estate (clergy); the Second Estate (nobility); and…
Honors World Cultures Vocab
Utopia
Capitalism
Communism
Socialism
Ideal commonwealth whose inhabitants exist under seemingly pe…
Free-market economic theory
An economic theory that demands collective ownership of prope…
Theory or social organization where production and distributi…
Utopia
Ideal commonwealth whose inhabitants exist under seemingly pe…
Capitalism
Free-market economic theory
Honors world cultures
Mixed
Command
Hinduism
Cultural pluralism
Type of government where people and government share decision…
The government makes key economic decisions
A polytheistic religion
Multiculturalism and toleration
Mixed
Type of government where people and government share decision…
Command
The government makes key economic decisions
Honors World Cultures Vocab
prehistory
historian
artifacts
anthropology
period in time before writing was invented
a person who studies how people lived in the past
an object made by human beings
the study of the origins and development of people and their…
prehistory
period in time before writing was invented
historian
a person who studies how people lived in the past
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Honors World Cultures Vocab
Culture
Nuclear Family
Extended Family
Monotheism
What you learn to help you cope
A typical family, of parents and their children
More generations living together. Grandchildren and parents,…
Worship of one god
Culture
What you learn to help you cope
Nuclear Family
A typical family, of parents and their children
Honors World Cultures 1
What is the importance of the Nile Riv…
Old Kingdom
Middle Kingdom
New Kingdom
Silt is left behind, provides protection, transportation, and…
Creation of the pyramids.
Weak leaders lead to the Hykso invasion.
Took back Egypt and created an empire
What is the importance of the Nile Riv…
Silt is left behind, provides protection, transportation, and…
Old Kingdom
Creation of the pyramids.
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Honors World Cultures India
Subcontinent
Himalaya Mts.
Hindu Kush Mts.
Khyber Pass
large landmass, part of a continent, independent
mountain system in south-central Asia
mountain range extending west of the Himalyas, in central Asi…
narrow mountain pass, strategic trade and invasion route
Subcontinent
large landmass, part of a continent, independent
Himalaya Mts.
mountain system in south-central Asia
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Honors World cultures
Amritsar Massacre
Battle of Plessy
British Raj
Cash Crops
British mass killing of protesting Indians ( killed 250 1000…
British v Indians To control India British Wins
the British Government over India
Crops grown Specifically to be sold
Amritsar Massacre
British mass killing of protesting Indians ( killed 250 1000…
Battle of Plessy
British v Indians To control India British Wins
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africa world cultures honors
south africa
nigeria
botswana
mozambique
south africa
nigeria
Honors World Cultures midterms
Medici
During the renissance the educated men…
How did Italy's cities help to make it…
Characteristics of renaissance man
Family that owned a bank that started in Florence; supported…
Greece and Rome
Dozens of artists worked in Italy and things were written in…
Well rounded, educated, charming
Medici
Family that owned a bank that started in Florence; supported…
During the renissance the educated men…
Greece and Rome
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Honors World Geography and Cultures
Absolute Location
Relative Location
Latitude
longitude
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
The position of a place in relation to another place
Distance north or south of the equator
Distance east or west of the prime meridian, measured in degr…
Absolute Location
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
Relative Location
The position of a place in relation to another place
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Honors world cultures China
Bordering north countries
Bordering west countries
Bordering south countries
Capital city
Mongolia, Russia
North & South Korea
India, Vietnam, Thailand
Beijing
Bordering north countries
Mongolia, Russia
Bordering west countries
North & South Korea
64 terms
Honors World Cultures Chapter 1
Hominid
Nomad
Neolithic Revolution
Systematic Agriculture
human and other human like creatures that walk upright
people who move from place to place
occurred from 8000-4000 B.C. ; known as New Stone Age
animals and growing food on a regular basis
Hominid
human and other human like creatures that walk upright
Nomad
people who move from place to place
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Honors World Cultures Midterm
Enlightenment
Hobbes
Locke
Montesquieu
...
English philosopher and scientist; best known for political p…
famous English philosopher and physician; thought people were…
philosophie; looked for best form of government; said it was…
Enlightenment
...
Hobbes
English philosopher and scientist; best known for political p…
Honors World Cultures TEST
absolute location
contagious diffusion
cultural landscape
cultural relativism
a place's exact location on the map
rapid, widespread of growth of a characteristic throughout th…
a combination of cultural features
principle that peoples values, beliefs, and actions must be u…
absolute location
a place's exact location on the map
contagious diffusion
rapid, widespread of growth of a characteristic throughout th…
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