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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…
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
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…
HUmanities
cuneiform
epic poem
Fertile Crescent
Gilgamesh
Earliest system of writing, Summerians, wedge shaped characters
Long narrative poem, adventures, hero, visit to underworld
crescent-shaped region containing moist and fertile land,nile…
Epic, Gilgamesh is demigod, king of Uruk, Around 2800bce - 25…
cuneiform
Earliest system of writing, Summerians, wedge shaped characters
epic poem
Long narrative poem, adventures, hero, visit to underworld
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…
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…
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
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…
Humanities
polis
ethos
black figure pottery
red figure pottery
city-state
mood that music gives you
scratch off designs
paint around backround
polis
city-state
ethos
mood that music gives you
Humanities
Media
Printmaking
Line
Form
http://www.playgrounddetroit.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/12/a…
http://gettingtoknow.com/wp-content/uploads/shapeSG2.jpg
Media
http://www.playgrounddetroit.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/12/a…
Printmaking
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
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
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,…
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
283 terms
Humanities
Ca. 20,000 BC; old stone
Altamira; 1879
Lascaux; 1940s
Venus of Willendorf
When was the paleolithic period and what does it mean?
What paleolithic cave was discovered in northern Spain and wh…
What paleolithic cave was discovered in southern France and w…
What is the most famous Venus figure?
Ca. 20,000 BC; old stone
When was the paleolithic period and what does it mean?
Altamira; 1879
What paleolithic cave was discovered in northern Spain and wh…
15 terms
Humanities
Disease
History
Source
Prehistory
An illness
The study of events, people and places in the past
Can be primary or secondary.....
the period of human history before there were written records…
Disease
An illness
History
The study of events, people and places in the past
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
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.
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
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…
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
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
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…
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
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
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…
7 terms
Humanities
How much money did Jefferson want from…
What did Jefferson use the money for?
How did Jefferson know Lewis?
Why did Jefferson want to keep the exp…
$2,500
The Lewis and Clark expedition
Personal secratary
To avoid congressional criticisms and Indian fears of invasion
How much money did Jefferson want from…
$2,500
What did Jefferson use the money for?
The Lewis and Clark expedition
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
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
41 terms
Humanities
Kama
Sawm
Shahada
Salat
Desire
fasting (ramadam)
Profession of faith- in Allah
prayer 5x a day
Kama
Desire
Sawm
fasting (ramadam)
32 terms
Humanities
Janus was the God of what?
Vesta (god of what?)
Religio means
Roman religions were intended to do wh…
god of the doorway and became the god of the gates of the city
domestic hearth and goddess of civic hearth
to bind
bind the gods and goddesses, make them deliver abundant crops…
Janus was the God of what?
god of the doorway and became the god of the gates of the city
Vesta (god of what?)
domestic hearth and goddess of civic hearth
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…
Humanities
Djeli Man Kouyote
belentigue
Bilali Bouman
Lavalal
anonymous "griot"; specialized singer... Master in art of eloque…
master singer; master of craft
personal servant for Prophet Mohamed... 7 sons... ancestor of Keita
found Keita kingdom ... oldest ancestor ... Bilali's descendant, an…
Djeli Man Kouyote
anonymous "griot"; specialized singer... Master in art of eloque…
belentigue
master singer; master of craft
Humanities
who were the allies?
what did the allies want to achieve?
what was the naval plan?
what happened to the strategy?
French, UK, Russia & Italy
forced to ottaman empire out of the war
attack from sea to take capital
after months failed because allies left
who were the allies?
French, UK, Russia & Italy
what did the allies want to achieve?
forced to ottaman empire out of the war
52 terms
HUMANITIES
Humanities
Themes
The Classical Period
The Middle Ages Period
is derived from the Latin term, humanitas, which essentially…
are unifying ideas that are repeated or developed throughout…
balance, truth/reason, democracy/republic, polytheism, humanism
religion, deference to God, crusades, pacifism, humility, feu…
Humanities
is derived from the Latin term, humanitas, which essentially…
Themes
are unifying ideas that are repeated or developed throughout…
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…
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…
39 terms
Humanities
why we study humanities
Literature
universal
architecture
to learn about humans of the past and to find self-actualizat…
using written language to communicate, include movies
applies to everyone, not to just one culture
not considered to be a humanities discipline
why we study humanities
to learn about humans of the past and to find self-actualizat…
Literature
using written language to communicate, include movies
6 terms
Humanities
2500 B.C.E
500's B.C.E
1600-1100 B.C.E
2500 B.C.E Second one
Height of Indus Valley Civilizations.
Life of Siddhartha Gautama, Buddhism Begins.
Egypt's Golden Age
Great Pyramid was built.
2500 B.C.E
Height of Indus Valley Civilizations.
500's B.C.E
Life of Siddhartha Gautama, Buddhism Begins.
83 terms
Humanities
James I
Hampton Court
Puritans
Charles I
- Stuart dynasty ... -England /... -King of Scotland ... -he was the s…
-James had a conflict... -- The Puritans tell James they want a…
tried to purify the church of england from the Catholics
- at war with Parliament
James I
- Stuart dynasty ... -England /... -King of Scotland ... -he was the s…
Hampton Court
-James had a conflict... -- The Puritans tell James they want a…
humanities
sigmond freud
primordial paraside
totem and taboo
myth
concept of psychoanalysis ... origins of human culture: religion…
when you murder a parent
when sons kill the old men in the tribe because they dictate…
substitute gratification through fantasy
sigmond freud
concept of psychoanalysis ... origins of human culture: religion…
primordial paraside
when you murder a parent
51 terms
Humanities
Altamira Cave
Guanche Culture
Iberians
Tartessos
prehistoric cave paintings near santander
native people of the Canary Islands
North Africans who migrated north to Iberian Peninsula
first true capital from Iberian culture
Altamira Cave
prehistoric cave paintings near santander
Guanche Culture
native people of the Canary Islands
humanities
dynasty
pharaoh
bureaucracy
vizier
a family of rulers whose right to rule is passed within the f…
common various titles for the ancient Egyptian monarchs
an administrative organization with officials and regular pro…
a high government official in ancient Egypt
dynasty
a family of rulers whose right to rule is passed within the f…
pharaoh
common various titles for the ancient Egyptian monarchs
Humanities
Dark Ages
Pagan Christian fusion
Early Medival art
Early Medival Lterature
The collapse of the western empire. Consolidation of various…
Christians adapt many pagan figures to lure began people. for…
Early medieval art is essentially decorative. No attempt in r…
Beowulf or Hildesbrandlied. The hero death is heroic rather t…
Dark Ages
The collapse of the western empire. Consolidation of various…
Pagan Christian fusion
Christians adapt many pagan figures to lure began people. for…
20 terms
Humanities
Renaissance
Secular
Humanism
Patron
Period of euroean history at rhe close of the middle ages.
Someone who is not a clergyman or a professional person.
Doctrine promoting the welfare of mankind.
Someone who supports or champions something.
Renaissance
Period of euroean history at rhe close of the middle ages.
Secular
Someone who is not a clergyman or a professional person.
323 terms
Humanities
During the Hellenic Age, a dominant fe…
One of the ideals the Greeks strived f…
To the greeks, which two gods manifest…
Greek sculptors caved the human for in…
competition among the Greek polesis
balance or moderation in life
Apollo and Dionysus
contrapposto
During the Hellenic Age, a dominant fe…
competition among the Greek polesis
One of the ideals the Greeks strived f…
balance or moderation in life
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.
24 terms
Humanities
Early Greek Poetry
Epic Poetry
Homer
Epic Hero
reveal the origins of Western attitudes toward life, love, de…
long narratives that recount deeds on a heroic scale
renown poet for epic poetry
hero's serve as models of righteousness, skillful speech and…
Early Greek Poetry
reveal the origins of Western attitudes toward life, love, de…
Epic Poetry
long narratives that recount deeds on a heroic scale
73 terms
Humanities
a cappella
early renaissance style
renaissance
humanism
-multiple voices of equal importance singing without instrume…
-launched in florence by artists who rejected the excesses of…
-french meaning "rebirth"... -1300-1550... -born again was the cult…
multifaceted term... may imply a concern with the literary cultu…
a cappella
-multiple voices of equal importance singing without instrume…
early renaissance style
-launched in florence by artists who rejected the excesses of…
15 terms
Humanities
Environment
Sustainability
Ecological services
Example of an ecological service
The natural world, as a whole or in a particular geographical…
Conserving an ecological balance by avoiding depletion of nat…
Biological and physical processes that occur in natural ecosy…
pollination of plants
Environment
The natural world, as a whole or in a particular geographical…
Sustainability
Conserving an ecological balance by avoiding depletion of nat…
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