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127 terms
humanities
Cuneiform
ziggurat
bull headed lyre of queen ur
epic of Gilgamesh
Mesopotamia Sumerian period. 1st example of written human exp…
Mesopotamia Sumerian period worship the gods (polytheism) clo…
Mesopotamia Sumerian period ancient musical instrument with l…
Mesopotamia Sumerian period first sung narrative where snake…
Cuneiform
Mesopotamia Sumerian period. 1st example of written human exp…
ziggurat
Mesopotamia Sumerian period worship the gods (polytheism) clo…
16 terms
humanities
Ziggurat of Ur, found in Iraq
Standard of Ur peace , Sumerian art
Standard of Ur war, Sumerian
Statuettes from the temple of Abu, Sum…
Ziggurat of Ur, found in Iraq
Standard of Ur peace , Sumerian art
71 terms
Humanities
Adoration of the Magi - Botticelli
Anatomy Lesson of Dr. Tulp - Rembrandt
Apollo and Daphne - Bernini
Arms of St. Peter's - Bernini
Adoration of the Magi - Botticelli
Anatomy Lesson of Dr. Tulp - Rembrandt
294 terms
Humanities
The Renaissance
Chinese humanism
The hero's journey
Inductive reasoning
The historical revival of Classical culture
elevated intellectual life over religious faith
a monomyth or a world myth
proceeds from particular facts to a general conclusion (or fr…
The Renaissance
The historical revival of Classical culture
Chinese humanism
elevated intellectual life over religious faith
9 terms
Humanities
Portrait Bust of a Roman, 80BC
Roman Patrician with Busts of his Ance…
Augustus of Prima Porta, 20BC
Ara Pacis, 13BC
Portrait Bust of a Roman, 80BC
Roman Patrician with Busts of his Ance…
18 terms
humanities
Cave painting with horses, Chauvet cav…
Woman (Venus of Willendorf) 25000-2000…
The ziggurat at UR 2100 BCE
Dedicatory statues from the Abu temple…
Cave painting with horses, Chauvet cav…
Woman (Venus of Willendorf) 25000-2000…
40 terms
Humanities
ANICIENT
Importance of the Nile
Shaduf
Inundation
EGYPT
The River Nile is about 6,670 km (4,160 miles) in length and…
A wooden arm with a bucket at the other end
A yearly flooding of the Nile
ANICIENT
EGYPT
Importance of the Nile
The River Nile is about 6,670 km (4,160 miles) in length and…
71 terms
Humanities
Adoration of the Magi - Botticelli
Anatomy Lesson of Dr. Tulp - Rembrandt
Apollo and Daphne - Bernini
Arms of St. Peter's - Bernini
Adoration of the Magi - Botticelli
Anatomy Lesson of Dr. Tulp - Rembrandt
27 terms
humanities
Cathedral of Florence, Italy
Gates of paradise by ghiberti
Madonna enthroned with angels by Gimabue
Gattamalata by donatello
Cathedral of Florence, Italy
Gates of paradise by ghiberti
53 terms
Humanities
ANICIENT
Importance of the Nile
Shaduf
Inundation
EGYPT
The River Nile is about 6,670 km (4,160 miles) in length and…
A wooden arm with a bucket at the other end
A yearly flooding of the Nile
ANICIENT
EGYPT
Importance of the Nile
The River Nile is about 6,670 km (4,160 miles) in length and…
16 terms
Humanities
standard of living
literacy rate
culture
customs
the quanity of goods and services, such as health care, clean…
the number of people in a country who can read and write
the beliefs customs, laws, art and ways of living that a grou…
a specific practice of long standing considering as unwritten…
standard of living
the quanity of goods and services, such as health care, clean…
literacy rate
the number of people in a country who can read and write
11 terms
Humanities
Chauvet Cave
Willendorf Figure
Lyre Sound Box
Ziggurat of Ur
heard of Rhinoceroses. France. 32,000-30,000 BCE Paleolitic p…
25000 BCE. Female Statue. limestone. symbolism and realism. N…
2685 BCE wood with inlaid gold summerian religon. Meant for r…
2100 BCE a temple to Nanna, the moon god, stood on top of the…
Chauvet Cave
heard of Rhinoceroses. France. 32,000-30,000 BCE Paleolitic p…
Willendorf Figure
25000 BCE. Female Statue. limestone. symbolism and realism. N…
25 terms
Humanities
peninsula
latitude
relative location
desalinization
a large mass of land projecting into a body of water
lines hat runs parallel to the equator
where a place is located in relation to other places
a process that treats saline water to remove chlorides and di…
peninsula
a large mass of land projecting into a body of water
latitude
lines hat runs parallel to the equator
Humanities
Erosion
Weathering
Law of Demand
Law of Supply
Erosion is the action of moving sediments to a new location b…
Weathering is the action where water or wind changes the appe…
As the price of a good or service increases, consumer demand…
Erosion
Erosion is the action of moving sediments to a new location b…
Weathering
Weathering is the action where water or wind changes the appe…
15 terms
Humanities
Media
Printmaking
Line
Form
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Media
http://www.playgrounddetroit.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/12/a…
Printmaking
9 terms
Humanities
Implement
Analyze
Restrict
Composition
To carry out
to look at something carefully by attention to its parts
to limit
THE MAKEUP OF SOMETHING
Implement
To carry out
Analyze
to look at something carefully by attention to its parts
56 terms
Humanities
Pyramids
2500 BC
Tomb for pharaoh; form and function
Prince Rahotep and wife Norfret
When were the Pyramids made?
What is the purpose of the Pyramids?
Pyramids
2500 BC
When were the Pyramids made?
19 terms
Humanities
weathering
Erosion
Uplift
Deposition
The breaking down of rocks through the action of wind, water,…
The wearing away and removal of soil and rock.
The shift and slow movement upwards of the tectonic plates.
The laying down of material carried by rivers, wind, ice and…
weathering
The breaking down of rocks through the action of wind, water,…
Erosion
The wearing away and removal of soil and rock.
26 terms
Humanities
La Nina
El nino
Resource
Renewable
a high rainfall causing pressure system
a drought causing pressure system
any necessity of life, such as water, nutrients, light, food,…
A natural resource that can be replaced at the same rate at w…
La Nina
a high rainfall causing pressure system
El nino
a drought causing pressure system
10 terms
humanities
chauffner
circumference
conference
differ
a person hired to drive
the distance around a circle
a meeting
to carry a different opinion
chauffner
a person hired to drive
circumference
the distance around a circle
15 terms
Humanities
Venus of Willendorf Austria, ca. 28,00…
JEAN-HONORE FRAGONARD, The Swing, 1766…
PAUL CEZANNE, The Basket of Fruit, Aix…
Hall of Bulls, Lascaux, Dordogne, Fran…
Venus of Willendorf Austria, ca. 28,00…
JEAN-HONORE FRAGONARD, The Swing, 1766…
14 terms
Humanities
Geography
Outer China
China Proper
Civilization
the study of the physical features of the earth
includes the western and northern parts of present day china,…
the eastern half of the country of China where the Han Chines…
an advanced state of human society, in which a high level of…
Geography
the study of the physical features of the earth
Outer China
includes the western and northern parts of present day china,…
274 terms
Humanities
Art Deco
Baroque
Bauhaus
Caricature
Style popular in the 1920's and 1930s, known for its sympathy…
Elaborate and decorative style
German school of design and art
A portrait with exaggerated features
Art Deco
Style popular in the 1920's and 1930s, known for its sympathy…
Baroque
Elaborate and decorative style
73 terms
Humanities
Michelangelo... The Pieta... St. Peter's Bas…
Michelangelo... David... Florence... Marble
Michelangelo... Sistine Chapel... Rome... Fresco
Leonardo da Vinci... Mona Lisa... The Louvre…
Michelangelo... The Pieta... St. Peter's Bas…
Michelangelo... David... Florence... Marble
28 terms
Humanities
Aquaduct
Circus Maximus
the colosseum
erechtheion
Aquaduct
Circus Maximus
18 terms
humanities
history
prehistory
BCE
CE
history is the story of humanity since the invention of writing
prehistory is the story of humanity before the invention of w…
before common era
common era
history
history is the story of humanity since the invention of writing
prehistory
prehistory is the story of humanity before the invention of w…
90 terms
Humanities
Medium
Fresco
Mosaic
Paleolithic
Material or format used by a composer to create and communica…
A painting done in watercolor on wet plaster on a wall or cei…
A picture produced by arranging together small colored pieces…
In Lascaux France. Cave paintings. Hall of the running bulls.
Medium
Material or format used by a composer to create and communica…
Fresco
A painting done in watercolor on wet plaster on a wall or cei…
36 terms
Humanities
Charlemagne
Denier
Usury
Ghettos
Emperor... feudalism... held off Islamic take over... Aachen
made of silver... stabilized currency system
illegal action of lending money at unfrecoably high interest…
Where jews were forced to live
Charlemagne
Emperor... feudalism... held off Islamic take over... Aachen
Denier
made of silver... stabilized currency system
79 terms
Humanities
Paleolithic Period
Altamira
Lascaux
Common Subject of Paintings
Old Stone Age
North of Spain
South of France
Animals
Paleolithic Period
Old Stone Age
Altamira
North of Spain
19 terms
Humanities
fjord
Scandinavia
Vikings
Uninhabitable
A narrow inlet carved out by glaciers
A region in Northern Europe
Warriors from Northern Europe who raided much of Europe and t…
Unable to live there
fjord
A narrow inlet carved out by glaciers
Scandinavia
A region in Northern Europe
8 terms
HUMANITIES
Domestication
Tool
Hunter-Gatherers
Ice Age
The process of changing plants and/or animal to make them mor…
ANY handheld object that has been modified to help a person a…
People who hunt animals and gather wild plants (nuts,seeds an…
The FREEZING times are called this.
Domestication
The process of changing plants and/or animal to make them mor…
Tool
ANY handheld object that has been modified to help a person a…
62 terms
Humanities
cave of the bulls
Stonehenge
Epic of gilgamesh
Standard of Ur
Nowhere near surface; organic compounds/minerals used to pain…
Celts, Neolithic, late stone age; England; astronomical calen…
Sumerian; Babylon; first great work of literature and known e…
Sumerian; Royal Cemetery in Ur; scenes of war and peace
cave of the bulls
Nowhere near surface; organic compounds/minerals used to pain…
Stonehenge
Celts, Neolithic, late stone age; England; astronomical calen…
47 terms
Humanities
Venus of Willendorf... Female statue, fer…
Caves at Lascaux... Animal paintings, lim…
Stonehedge... Neolithic, carved stones... Su…
Bull - Headed Lyre... Iraq... Wood, gold, la…
Venus of Willendorf... Female statue, fer…
Caves at Lascaux... Animal paintings, lim…
20 terms
Humanities
Crucifixion of Peter; Caravaggio; Baro…
Baldachin; Bernini; Baroque
David; Michelangelo; Renaissance
David; Donatello; Renaissance
Crucifixion of Peter; Caravaggio; Baro…
Baldachin; Bernini; Baroque
130 terms
Humanities
Carving
Modeling
Terra Cotta
Bronze Casting
Subtractive method (cutting from stone, wood, etc)
Add onto structure
Formed in fire (kiln)
Wax put on top of clay- makes cast that you then pour bronze…
Carving
Subtractive method (cutting from stone, wood, etc)
Modeling
Add onto structure
47 terms
Humanities
Venus of Willendorf... Female statue, fer…
Caves at Lascaux... Animal paintings, lim…
Stonehedge... Neolithic, carved stones... Su…
Bull - Headed Lyre... Iraq... Wood, gold, la…
Venus of Willendorf... Female statue, fer…
Caves at Lascaux... Animal paintings, lim…
19 terms
Humanities
Preservation
Sarcophagus
Polytheistic
Oasis
To conserve/protect a person from the Egyptian weather
A tomb made of stone and covered in gold
The belief in many gods
A long stretch of barren desert
Preservation
To conserve/protect a person from the Egyptian weather
Sarcophagus
A tomb made of stone and covered in gold
10 terms
Humanities
Coastal land forms are created by:
Erosion can be
Coast
Waves
Erosion and deposition
Slowed down but not stoped or can ne threaten property and co…
is anywhere the land meets the sea
Are caused by wind dragging on the surface of water
Coastal land forms are created by:
Erosion and deposition
Erosion can be
Slowed down but not stoped or can ne threaten property and co…
17 terms
Humanities
Filippo Brunelleschi // Early Renaissa…
Masaccio // Early Renaissance // Holy…
Donatello // Early Renaissance // St.…
Jan van Eyck // Northern Renaissance /…
Filippo Brunelleschi // Early Renaissa…
Masaccio // Early Renaissance // Holy…
41 terms
Humanities
Kama
Sawm
Shahada
Salat
Desire
fasting (ramadam)
Profession of faith- in Allah
prayer 5x a day
Kama
Desire
Sawm
fasting (ramadam)
85 terms
Humanities
polis
kouros
flute
ionic
Greek word for "city" used to designate the independent city…
A type of standing male statue, always shown nude.
In architecture, this is a term for the vertical grooves on G…
One of the Greek orders of architecture, elaborate and gracef…
polis
Greek word for "city" used to designate the independent city…
kouros
A type of standing male statue, always shown nude.
22 terms
Energy - Humanities
Acid rain
Biofuel
Byproduct
Coal
rain that is unusually acidic. It is rain with high levels of…
There are three main types of this. Ethanol, biodiesel, and b…
When the process of making one thing results in a second prod…
a black or dark brown combustible rock made primarily of carb…
Acid rain
rain that is unusually acidic. It is rain with high levels of…
Biofuel
There are three main types of this. Ethanol, biodiesel, and b…
12 terms
Humanities Test
1783
1795
1810
1813
The peace treaty of Paris in______ gave the U.S all of Britai…
The Pinckney Treaty of ______ established U.S. friendship wit…
U.S. takes over small parts of Florida.
The Creek War(in Florida) resulted in U.S. taking over Creek…
1783
The peace treaty of Paris in______ gave the U.S all of Britai…
1795
The Pinckney Treaty of ______ established U.S. friendship wit…
40 terms
Humanities
How did "enlightened despots" like Fre…
What was Frederick II's role in the wa…
What territory did Great Britain gain…
Why did parliament think it was justif…
More money, more taxes
To seize the large German speaking province of Silesia from A…
All of French Canada.
If troops were there to protect you, you should pay for them.
How did "enlightened despots" like Fre…
More money, more taxes
What was Frederick II's role in the wa…
To seize the large German speaking province of Silesia from A…
12 terms
Humanities
Familiarize with
A temporary substitute or device (врем…
Rash (поспешный)
Careless (опрометчивый, безрассудный)
Acquainted
Makeshift
Hasty
Reckless
Familiarize with
Acquainted
A temporary substitute or device (врем…
Makeshift
16 terms
Humanities
Liveability
Infrastructure
rural-urban fringe
Sea Change
Livability is the sum of the factors that add up to a communi…
the basic physical and organizational structures and faciliti…
The rural-urban fringe is the transitional area where urban a…
a profound or notable transformation.... "recent years have witn…
Liveability
Livability is the sum of the factors that add up to a communi…
Infrastructure
the basic physical and organizational structures and faciliti…
8 terms
Humanities
Biome
Food security
Food insecurity
Interconnection
Places that share a simular climate and life forms, they are…
That all people, at all times, have physical and economic acc…
The state of being without reliable access to a sufficient qu…
To connect two or more things with each other
Biome
Places that share a simular climate and life forms, they are…
Food security
That all people, at all times, have physical and economic acc…
Humanities
Articles of confederation
U.S constitution
Federalist
Confederation
A weak central government where power remained in the states.
Americans plan for government written at the constituional co…
A system in government in which powers are divided.
A loose organization of states that promises to work together.
Articles of confederation
A weak central government where power remained in the states.
U.S constitution
Americans plan for government written at the constituional co…
10 terms
Humanities
Civil war
Human Rights
Sectionalism
Secede
A conflict between 2 or more groups within 1 country
All individuals are entitled to basic rights you are born wit…
Loyalty to 1 part of the nation but not the nation as a whole.
To split away from. To withdraw from membership in a group.
Civil war
A conflict between 2 or more groups within 1 country
Human Rights
All individuals are entitled to basic rights you are born wit…
15 terms
Humanities
Las Meninas... Valesquez... Baroque
A BAR AT THE FOLIES-BERGÈRE... Manet... Real…
LA PIETA... Michelangelo
MADAME DE POMPADOUR... Boucher... Rococo
Las Meninas... Valesquez... Baroque
A BAR AT THE FOLIES-BERGÈRE... Manet... Real…
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