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History Final Important People
Cortez
Pizarro
John Smith
William Bradford
Spanish conquistador who defeated the Aztecs and conquered Me…
A conquistador who in 1532, marched into South America, and c…
English explorer who helped found the colony at Jamestown, Vi…
A Pilgrim, the second governor of the Plymouth colony, 1621-1…
Cortez
Spanish conquistador who defeated the Aztecs and conquered Me…
Pizarro
A conquistador who in 1532, marched into South America, and c…
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Important People in Microbio History
Robert Hooke
Anton Van Leeuwenhoek
Francisco Redi
Lazzaro Spallanzani
Built compound microscope and coined term "cell"
Made high quality simple microscopes and observed microbes
Disproved spontaneous generation of macroorganisms by coverin…
Boiled broth to kill microorganisms and sealed flasks in atte…
Robert Hooke
Built compound microscope and coined term "cell"
Anton Van Leeuwenhoek
Made high quality simple microscopes and observed microbes
History of Race (Important people)
Linneaeus(monogenist)
Buffon
Blumenbach(monogenist)
White (polygenist)
published Systemae Naturae, which was the first version of a…
humans were created from one species who after multiplying un…
division of humans into five categories: Caucasian, Mongolian…
published An Account of the Regulan Gradation in Man. Propose…
Linneaeus(monogenist)
published Systemae Naturae, which was the first version of a…
Buffon
humans were created from one species who after multiplying un…
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Important People in Forensic History
Mathieu Orfila
Paul Ehrlich
Friedrich Zahn & F. Gantter
Joseph H. Kastle
Founder of modern forensic science
Developed histological staining techniques and showed the exi…
Demonstrated that Hydrogen Peroxide and blood reactions produ…
Demonstrated the phenolphthalin to -lein oxidation
Mathieu Orfila
Founder of modern forensic science
Paul Ehrlich
Developed histological staining techniques and showed the exi…
History Exam: Important People
Eric the Red
B'jarni Herjulfson
Leif Ericsson
Marco Polo
A viking that was banished from Norway for killing to much. H…
Men of Eric and the missed Greenland and accidentally discove…
First to go to the New World on purpose
Went on a journey Genoa to Asia.
Eric the Red
A viking that was banished from Norway for killing to much. H…
B'jarni Herjulfson
Men of Eric and the missed Greenland and accidentally discove…
17 terms
HISTORY EXAM: IMPORTANT PEOPLE
John Adams
General Cornwallis
John Hancock
Benjamin Franklin
The first Vice President
In charge of the British army, told troops to go to Yorktown,…
President of the Continental Congress; first to sign the Decl…
One of the founding fathers; helped write the Declaration of…
John Adams
The first Vice President
General Cornwallis
In charge of the British army, told troops to go to Yorktown,…
Important People of World History
Saddam Hussien
Osama Bin Laden
Shah Muhammad Reza Pahlavi
Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini
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Saddam Hussien
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Osama Bin Laden
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Important People of World History
Osama Bin Laden
Saddam Hussein
Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini
Shah Muhammad Rez Pahlavi
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Osama Bin Laden
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Saddam Hussein
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Important people in World History
Osama bin-Ladin
al-Qaeda
Saddam Hussein
Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini
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Osama bin-Ladin
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al-Qaeda
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Important People of World History
Muhammad
Al-Qeada
Sadamm Hussein
Osama bin laden
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Muhammad
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Al-Qeada
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Important People of World History
Yitzhak Rabin
Yasser Arafat
Menachem Begin
Anwar Sadat
Prime minister of Israel during 1974-77
Organizes the PLO; wants to reunite Palestine and destroy Isr…
Prime minister of Israel during the camp Davis accords
Fought in the Six Day War and Yom Kippur; leader of Egypt who…
Yitzhak Rabin
Prime minister of Israel during 1974-77
Yasser Arafat
Organizes the PLO; wants to reunite Palestine and destroy Isr…
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Important people in world history
Allah
Muhammad
Abu bakr
Ali
God of islam
Creator and founder of Islam
First caliph of Islam, father in law of Muhammad
Son in law of Muhammad, caliph
Allah
God of islam
Muhammad
Creator and founder of Islam
Asheville History (important people)
Samuel Ashe
Thomas Wolfe
Zebulon Vance
Mayor Edward Aston
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Samuel Ashe
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Thomas Wolfe
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Important people in history of Psychology
Wundt
Skinner
Freud
Watson
tested reflexes
dismissed introspection
unconscious
behaviorism
Wundt
tested reflexes
Skinner
dismissed introspection
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Important People in US History
Adams, Abigail
Adams, John
Adams, John Quincy
Adams, Samuel
wife of John Adams, when John and others were considering a d…
a member of the Continental Congress; strong supporter of ind…
6th President; Son of President John Adams; 1824 election, he…
played a role in many of the events which contributed to the…
Adams, Abigail
wife of John Adams, when John and others were considering a d…
Adams, John
a member of the Continental Congress; strong supporter of ind…
History: Important People
Medici Family
Machiavelli
Erasmus
Michelangelo
one of the first patrons of Renaissance art and secular works…
humanist political scientist; believed ruler should be feared
humanist, theologian; church reformer; believed ruler should…
sculptor (David, Dieta, Sistine Chapel)
Medici Family
one of the first patrons of Renaissance art and secular works…
Machiavelli
humanist political scientist; believed ruler should be feared
Important People of World History II SOL
Martin Luther
John Calvin
King Henry VIII
Queen Elizabeth I
Views: Salvation by faith alone, Bible is ultimate authority,…
Views: Predestination, faith revealed by living a righteous l…
Dismissed authority of Pope, broke with Rome and created nati…
Anglican Church, allowed tolerance to dissent, sought expansi…
Martin Luther
Views: Salvation by faith alone, Bible is ultimate authority,…
John Calvin
Views: Predestination, faith revealed by living a righteous l…
Important to people of world history
Osama bin ladin
Saddam Hussein
Ayatollah Ruhollah
Khomeini
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Osama bin ladin
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Saddam Hussein
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World History II (VA SOL) Important People
Martin Luther
John Calvin
King Henry VIII
Queen Elizabeth I
Views: Salvation by faith alone, Bible is ultimate authority,…
Views: Predestination, faith revealed by living a righteous l…
Dismissed authority of Pope, broke with Rome and created nati…
Anglican Church, allowed tolerance to dissent, sought expansi…
Martin Luther
Views: Salvation by faith alone, Bible is ultimate authority,…
John Calvin
Views: Predestination, faith revealed by living a righteous l…
8 terms
Important People to the history of healthcare
The father of medicine
Funder of modern nursing
Began pasteurizing milk to kill bacteria
Discovered penicillin in 1928
Hippocrates
Florence Nightingale
Louis Pasteur
Sir Alexander Fleming
The father of medicine
Hippocrates
Funder of modern nursing
Florence Nightingale
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AP World History- Important People
Nebuchadnezzar
Ramses II
Queen Hatshepsut
Chandragupta Maurya
605-562 BC, king of Babylon, 597 BC - besieges Judah and sets…
"The Great" Powerful leader who ruled from 1279-1213 B.C. Wag…
(ruled c. 1503-1482 BC) Egyptian queen, she worked to increas…
(322 - 298 BCE) Ruler of a small Ganges Valley state who defe…
Nebuchadnezzar
605-562 BC, king of Babylon, 597 BC - besieges Judah and sets…
Ramses II
"The Great" Powerful leader who ruled from 1279-1213 B.C. Wag…
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Important People in Chinese History
Confucius/ Kung Fu Tzu
Han Fei Tzu
Lau Tzu/ Chuang Tzu
Zheng He
A great Chinese philosopher who created Confucianism- he star…
The man who created legalism
Creates Taoism
A chinese admiral- Eunich (castrated)- becomes a servant to t…
Confucius/ Kung Fu Tzu
A great Chinese philosopher who created Confucianism- he star…
Han Fei Tzu
The man who created legalism
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Important People in the History of Autism
Eugen Bleuler (2)
Hans Asperger (8)
Leo Kanner (8)
toxic parenting
First to use the term 'autism' in 1911 ... saw its the differenc…
-'Autistic Psychopathy'... -Austrian Pediatrician ... -had 200 clie…
-Early Infantile Autism '44... -wanted to move away from schizop…
-Kanner's concept
Eugen Bleuler (2)
First to use the term 'autism' in 1911 ... saw its the differenc…
Hans Asperger (8)
-'Autistic Psychopathy'... -Austrian Pediatrician ... -had 200 clie…
Important People in the History of Urbanisation
Robert Owen
Herbert-George Wells
John Ruskin
William Morris
The Progressive Planning. (1771-1858), Welsh social reformer…
The Progressive Planning. (1866-1946) He brought his interest…
The Cultural Planning. (1819-1900), English art and social cr…
The Cultural Planning. (1834-96), English designer, craftsman…
Robert Owen
The Progressive Planning. (1771-1858), Welsh social reformer…
Herbert-George Wells
The Progressive Planning. (1866-1946) He brought his interest…
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History of important people in Evolution
Linnaus
Aristotle
Hutton
Cuvier
1.He came up with the idea of classification. ... 2. Founded Tax…
1. Arranged life forms in a ladder... 2. Held a religious viewpo…
1. Had the idea of gradual geological change... 2. Had the idea…
1. Had idea of fossils... 2. Had the idea of catastrophism
Linnaus
1.He came up with the idea of classification. ... 2. Founded Tax…
Aristotle
1. Arranged life forms in a ladder... 2. Held a religious viewpo…
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Important People in Japanese History
Murasaki Shikibu **
Oda Nobunaga **
Minamoto No Yoritomo
Sei Shonagon
Author of the book, The Tale of Genji
First man to unify all of Japan or control everybody
First shogun
Author of The Pillow Book
Murasaki Shikibu **
Author of the book, The Tale of Genji
Oda Nobunaga **
First man to unify all of Japan or control everybody
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Important people in history and stuff
Benjamin Franklin
James Madison
George Washington
John Adams
When he asked what kind of government had been formed,he said…
the most important worker at the Constitutional Convention.
The first president of the U.S.
second president of the U.S.
Benjamin Franklin
When he asked what kind of government had been formed,he said…
James Madison
the most important worker at the Constitutional Convention.
History Midterm Important People
Kaiser Wilhelm II
Otto Van Bismarck
Leo von Caprivi
Shaka Zulu
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Bismarck's successor who let treaty with Russia lapse
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Kaiser Wilhelm II
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Otto Van Bismarck
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Important people in the history of Microbiology
Leewenhoek
Redi
Semmelweiss
Lister
(17th Century) first microscope
(17th Century) disproved theory of spontaneous generation, wi…
(19th Century) early pioneer of antiseptic procedures, handwa…
(19th Century) pioneer of antiseptic surgery, surgical wounds…
Leewenhoek
(17th Century) first microscope
Redi
(17th Century) disproved theory of spontaneous generation, wi…
12 terms
History of the Atom Important People
Democritus
Aristotle
John Dalton
J.J. Thomson
Thought up Atomos (tiny, indivisible particles)
Modified atomos theory stated that all matter was made of fou…
Modern Atomic Theory. Show scientifically that the atom exist…
Determined that there are pieces of atoms which resulted in t…
Democritus
Thought up Atomos (tiny, indivisible particles)
Aristotle
Modified atomos theory stated that all matter was made of fou…
Important people history final
Christopher Columbus
Amerigo Vespucci
Vasco de Balboa
Ferdinand Magellan
Italian who sailed for spain, discovered america
Mapped out the new world
Isthumus of Panama, Pacific Ocean
First known circumnavigation
Christopher Columbus
Italian who sailed for spain, discovered america
Amerigo Vespucci
Mapped out the new world
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Important People of GA History
Hernando DeSoto
James Ogelthorpe
Tomochichi
Mary Musgrove
-1st European to set foot in GA... -expedition was considered a…
-wealthy... -his friend died in debtors prison so he decided he…
-chief of the Yamacraw/Creek Indians... -negotiated with James O…
-interpreter between Chief Tomochichi and James Ogelthorpe to…
Hernando DeSoto
-1st European to set foot in GA... -expedition was considered a…
James Ogelthorpe
-wealthy... -his friend died in debtors prison so he decided he…
17 terms
History Quiz important people
Abigail Adams
John Adams
Sam Adams
James Armistead
Wife of John Adams. Traveled a lot with her husband and wrote…
Harvard Lawyer who defended British soilders after boston mas…
He spent a great deal of time resisting British rule. In 1765…
In the Revolutionary War, one of General George ... Washington's…
Abigail Adams
Wife of John Adams. Traveled a lot with her husband and wrote…
John Adams
Harvard Lawyer who defended British soilders after boston mas…
18 terms
Important people for history final
Franklin D Roosevelt
Harry S Truman
Dwight D Eisenhower
John F Kennedy
1933-1945
1945-1953
1953-1961
1961-1963
Franklin D Roosevelt
1933-1945
Harry S Truman
1945-1953
44 terms
History of Math - Important People
Egyptians
Babylonians
Greeks
Mayans
hieroglyphic representation of Numbers, not a positional writ…
used cuneiform script, sexagesimal system (BC)
9 letters to represent 1-9, 10ths, 100ths (BC)
used a place value numeration system, calendars, used dots an…
Egyptians
hieroglyphic representation of Numbers, not a positional writ…
Babylonians
used cuneiform script, sexagesimal system (BC)
18 terms
important people in medical history
Hippocrates
Anton Van Leeuwenhoek
Benjamin Franklin
Edward Jenner
father of medicine
made the microscope ... discovered organisms are made of cells
created bifocals
Creator of the smallpox vaccine (worlds first vaccine)
Hippocrates
father of medicine
Anton Van Leeuwenhoek
made the microscope ... discovered organisms are made of cells
History of the Atom Important People
Democritus
Antonie Lavoisier
John Dalton
J.J. Thomson
known for the word atom
LAW OF CONSERVATION OF MASS
Modern Atomic Theory. Show scientifically that the atom exist…
Found electrons with Cathode ray tube. plum pudding model. el…
Democritus
known for the word atom
Antonie Lavoisier
LAW OF CONSERVATION OF MASS
History Of Rock Important People
Brian Epstein
Pete Best
George Martin
Stu Sutcliffe
-Was a music store manager trying to find out who The Beatles…
-Became the original drummer for The Beatles in 1959 because…
-Producer for The Beatles... -Producer at Parlophone Records
-Original bass player for The Beatles... -Lennon convinced this…
Brian Epstein
-Was a music store manager trying to find out who The Beatles…
Pete Best
-Became the original drummer for The Beatles in 1959 because…
11 terms
History Test Important People
Henry Clay
John Brown
Charles Sumner
Horace Greeley
The Great Compromiser; had the task of creating the compromis…
Abolitionist, believed God called on him to fight slavery; le…
antislavery; wanted to destroy political power of former slav…
ran for presidency to expose Republican scandal... and anti-Reco…
Henry Clay
The Great Compromiser; had the task of creating the compromis…
John Brown
Abolitionist, believed God called on him to fight slavery; le…
Important People in the History of HS
Anton Van Leenwen hoek
Rene-Theophile-Hyacinthe Laennec
Clara Barton
Elizabeth Blackwell
-One of several called ¨father of microbiology"... -Improved the…
-Called the ¨Father of Pulmonary Diseases¨... -Invented the stet…
-Founder of the American Red Cross
-founded the New York Infirmary for Women and Children... - the…
Anton Van Leenwen hoek
-One of several called ¨father of microbiology"... -Improved the…
Rene-Theophile-Hyacinthe Laennec
-Called the ¨Father of Pulmonary Diseases¨... -Invented the stet…
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History Midterm: Important People
Ptolemy
Copernicus
Louis XIV
Napoleon Bonaparte
believed that the Earth was in the center of the universe and…
believed that the sun was at the center of the universe and t…
became king of France, believed in his right to rule, took th…
military dictator, wrote a new constitution, redrew map of Eu…
Ptolemy
believed that the Earth was in the center of the universe and…
Copernicus
believed that the sun was at the center of the universe and t…
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History Important People Of The Crusades
Pope Urban II
Nur al-Din
Louis VII
Saladin
He is Christian and was involved in the First Crusade. He led…
He is Muslim and was involved in the Second Crusade. He was a…
He was a Christian King, and was involved in the Second Crusa…
He was a Muslim warrior who was involved in the third Crusade…
Pope Urban II
He is Christian and was involved in the First Crusade. He led…
Nur al-Din
He is Muslim and was involved in the Second Crusade. He was a…
History midterm important people
George Washington
James Madison
Alexander Hamilton
Roger Sherman
Delagate of Virginia. ... First president of United States.... - Ve…
Representative & delegate of Virginia... - Primary author of bil…
- New York Delegate ... - Secretary of Treasury
Connecticut delegate
George Washington
Delagate of Virginia. ... First president of United States.... - Ve…
James Madison
Representative & delegate of Virginia... - Primary author of bil…
History Final important people
Christopher Columbus
Bartolomè de las Cases
Martin Luther
John Winthrop
Was told by the king and queen of Spain to find a new route t…
A priest who made the law that forbid making slaves of Native…
A German priest who nailed a list of complaints about the Cat…
Was chosen to be Plymouth's governor. In 1630 he led 900 peop…
Christopher Columbus
Was told by the king and queen of Spain to find a new route t…
Bartolomè de las Cases
A priest who made the law that forbid making slaves of Native…
29 terms
History exam important people
Sargon
Plato
Draco
David
created the first empire
wrote the republic
created a harsh legal code in Athens
founded a dynasty and moved the capital to jerusalem
Sargon
created the first empire
Plato
wrote the republic
Important People History Final
Abraham Lincoln
Alexis de Tocqueville
Andrew Jackson
Brigham Young
The 16th president of the US, serving from March 1861 until h…
French historian who's writing is about America in the 19th c…
7th president; known as the president of "the common man". Du…
Led Mormons to Utah to settle in an area where they would be…
Abraham Lincoln
The 16th president of the US, serving from March 1861 until h…
Alexis de Tocqueville
French historian who's writing is about America in the 19th c…
Music History Composers and important people
Pope Gregory
Hildegard Von Bingen
Leonin
Perotin
This pope strongly emphasized the sacrament of penance and en…
German patron, woman, renowned author, composer, patroness
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13th century organa for 3-4 voices... Along with Leonin, he has…
Pope Gregory
This pope strongly emphasized the sacrament of penance and en…
Hildegard Von Bingen
German patron, woman, renowned author, composer, patroness
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History Final Important People
Martin Luther
Bacon
Descartes
Robert Boyle
-wrote the 95 theses... -leader of lutheranism
English writer who liked science. Believed that if we underst…
-math and science... -agreed with Bacon... -believed everything was…
Discovered the the Earth isn't just made up of air, fire, wat…
Martin Luther
-wrote the 95 theses... -leader of lutheranism
Bacon
English writer who liked science. Believed that if we underst…
Important people for history final
Ngo Dinh DIEM
Ellsburg
Orval Faubus
Martin Luther King Jr
Former Prime Minister of South Vietnam, appointed and backed…
release Pentagon papers, and charged with espionage
Arkansas Governor (during the Civil Rights Era). He called ou…
the boycott movement found a brave and charismatic leader who…
Ngo Dinh DIEM
Former Prime Minister of South Vietnam, appointed and backed…
Ellsburg
release Pentagon papers, and charged with espionage
30 terms
history final - important people
Hammurabi
Menes
Abraham
Cyrus the Great
Established the earliest known code of laws
Pharaoh who united Upper and Lower Egypt
The father of the Hebrew people
Ruler who built the great Persian Empire
Hammurabi
Established the earliest known code of laws
Menes
Pharaoh who united Upper and Lower Egypt
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