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important people
Pausanius
Plato
Lycurgus
Themistocles
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Pausanius
Plato
28 terms
Important People
Archimedes
Sumerians
Hammurabi
Abraham
Taught geometry and science, invented the water screw, explai…
First civilized society created in Mesopotamia/Sumer
Created Hammurabi Code of Laws - A set of 282 laws that dealt…
Father of the Hebrews and founder of Judaism
Archimedes
Taught geometry and science, invented the water screw, explai…
Sumerians
First civilized society created in Mesopotamia/Sumer
40 terms
Important People
Carl Rogers
Abraham Maslow
Rolo May
Kierkegard & Nietzsche
Person-Centered Therapy (Humanistic)
Humanistic Therapy
Existential Therapy
Existential Therapy
Carl Rogers
Person-Centered Therapy (Humanistic)
Abraham Maslow
Humanistic Therapy
9 terms
Important People
Janitor
Building
Run
Topic
(noun)... Someone who cleans buildings.
(noun)... Edifice
(verb)... To direct the business or activities of : manage, cond…
(noun)... Subject
Janitor
(noun)... Someone who cleans buildings.
Building
(noun)... Edifice
16 terms
Important People
Abigail Adams
John Adams
Wentworth Cheswell
Samuel Adams
Known for her quote, "remember the ladies" she petitioned her…
Served on the 1st and 2nd continental congress, a Patriot, fo…
Grandson of a black slave, mixed race 1/4 African, 3/4 Englis…
Leader of the Sons of Liberty and cousin to John Adams
Abigail Adams
Known for her quote, "remember the ladies" she petitioned her…
John Adams
Served on the 1st and 2nd continental congress, a Patriot, fo…
25 terms
Important People
Thomas Hooker
William Penn
George Washington
Benjamin Franklin
Puritan leader who founded the colony of Connecticut which le…
Quaker who founded the colony of Pennsylvania, believed in de…
Virginia colonist who led the attack on the French during the…
Suggested the Albany Plan and wrote the "Join, or Die" politi…
Thomas Hooker
Puritan leader who founded the colony of Connecticut which le…
William Penn
Quaker who founded the colony of Pennsylvania, believed in de…
15 terms
Important People
nurse
president
athlete
artist
nurse
president
11 terms
Important People
King Hammurabi
Hippocrates
Claudius Galen
Ambrose Pare'
Early Babylonian King wrote a social and moral code, called t…
-Ancient Greek who is considered the Father of Medicine/Fathe…
-Ancient Roman who founded experimental physiology... -Stressed…
Known as the Father of Modern Surgery
King Hammurabi
Early Babylonian King wrote a social and moral code, called t…
Hippocrates
-Ancient Greek who is considered the Father of Medicine/Fathe…
8 terms
Important People
George Washington
Abraham Lincoln
Barack Obama
Bill Clinton
George Washington
Abraham Lincoln
22 terms
Important People
Sam Adams
Ben Franklin
King George III
Thomas Jefferson
member of the Sons of Liberty who started the Committee of Co…
an Inventor, statesman,diplomat,signer of the Declaration of…
was the King of England who disbanded the colonial legislatur…
Wrote the Declaration of Independence; became the 3rd Preside…
Sam Adams
member of the Sons of Liberty who started the Committee of Co…
Ben Franklin
an Inventor, statesman,diplomat,signer of the Declaration of…
68 terms
Important People
Malcolm X
Joseph McCarthy
Jonas Salk
Andrew Johnson
minister for Nation of Islam, used more violent means to achi…
U.S. Senator who led an anti-communist crusade in the 1950s
invented the polio vaccine
Lincoln's Vice-President, 1st President to be impeached, not…
Malcolm X
minister for Nation of Islam, used more violent means to achi…
Joseph McCarthy
U.S. Senator who led an anti-communist crusade in the 1950s
11 terms
important people
Sigmund Freud
John Watson
Albert Bandura
Carl Rogers
psychoanalysis, focus on sex & aggression- childhood events
external forces shape people's behaviors
observational learning, knowledge and skills can be obtained…
humanist, self concept is stressed
Sigmund Freud
psychoanalysis, focus on sex & aggression- childhood events
John Watson
external forces shape people's behaviors
8 terms
Important People
Culpeper's Rebellion
Frederick Douglas
Greensboro Four
Harriet Tubman
a popular uprising in 1677 provoked by the British Navigation…
An escaped slave who became a well known abolitionist
On Feb. 1, 1960 four black freshmen at North Carolina that to…
Led over 300 slaves to freedom
Culpeper's Rebellion
a popular uprising in 1677 provoked by the British Navigation…
Frederick Douglas
An escaped slave who became a well known abolitionist
17 terms
Important People
Emperor Mansa Musa
Martin Luther
Galileo Galilei
Niccolo Machiavelli
(c. 1280 - c. 1337)... Emperor of Mali Empire
(1483 - 1546) ... German professor and priest.... Wrote 95 thesis a…
(1564 - 1642) ... Italian polymath, astronomer, physicist, engin…
(1469 - 1527) ... Italian Renaissance historian, politician, dip…
Emperor Mansa Musa
(c. 1280 - c. 1337)... Emperor of Mali Empire
Martin Luther
(1483 - 1546) ... German professor and priest.... Wrote 95 thesis a…
6 terms
important people
robert hooke
anton van leeuwenhoek
Matthias Schlidan
Rudolph Virchow
named the cell by looking at a cork under a microscope
1st Pearson to see bacteria
all plants are made up of cells wrote 1st and 2nd parts of th…
cells come from existing cells wrote 3rd part of cell theory
robert hooke
named the cell by looking at a cork under a microscope
anton van leeuwenhoek
1st Pearson to see bacteria
21 terms
Important People
Arthur Ashe
Maggie Lena Walker
Douglas Wilder
Oliver Hill
The first African American to win a men's singles tennis cham…
The first African American woman to be the president of a bank
The first African American to be elected a state governor
A lawyer for the Brown vs. Board Supreme Court Case
Arthur Ashe
The first African American to win a men's singles tennis cham…
Maggie Lena Walker
The first African American woman to be the president of a bank
33 terms
Important People
Abigail Adams
John Adams
Samuel Adams
Sons of Liberty
Wife of John Adams.
Lawyer from Massachusetts, strong leader of the Revolution, s…
Leader of the Sons of Liberty.
Secret colonial organization that used violence towards tax c…
Abigail Adams
Wife of John Adams.
John Adams
Lawyer from Massachusetts, strong leader of the Revolution, s…
Important People
Alfred Russel Wallace
Baron Georges Cuvier
Nicholas Steno
Robert Whittaker
Founder of biogeography;studied it in the Malay Archipelago.…
First to theorize extinction in species
Recognized that triangular 'rocks' were actually fossilized s…
Developed the biome concept that displays terrestrial biomes…
Alfred Russel Wallace
Founder of biogeography;studied it in the Malay Archipelago.…
Baron Georges Cuvier
First to theorize extinction in species
14 terms
Important People
Abigail Adams
John Adams
John Quincy Adams
Samuel Adams
Wife of John Adams, supporter of American Revolution, wrote a…
Revolutionary leader from Massachusetts who served in Second…
Son of John Adams. He was a famous diplomat and the sixth pre…
Boston patriot who opposed Stamp Act and organized the Sons o…
Abigail Adams
Wife of John Adams, supporter of American Revolution, wrote a…
John Adams
Revolutionary leader from Massachusetts who served in Second…
21 terms
Important People
Sam Adams
Ben Franklin
King George III
Thomas Jefferson
member of the Sons of Liberty... started Committee of Correspond…
inventor, statesman, diplomat, signer of the Declaration of I…
King of England... disbanded the colonial legislatures... taxed the…
wrote Declaration of Independence... 3rd President of United Sta…
Sam Adams
member of the Sons of Liberty... started Committee of Correspond…
Ben Franklin
inventor, statesman, diplomat, signer of the Declaration of I…
21 terms
Important People
Sam Adams
Benjamin Franklin
King George III
Thomas Jefferson
Member and founder of the Sons of Liberty and Committees of C…
Inventor, statesman, diplomat, signer of the Declaration of I…
Tyrannical ruler of England who disbanded the colonial legisl…
Wrote the Declaration of Independence, 3rd President of the U…
Sam Adams
Member and founder of the Sons of Liberty and Committees of C…
Benjamin Franklin
Inventor, statesman, diplomat, signer of the Declaration of I…
34 terms
Important People
Powhatan
Hiawatha
Lady Cofachiqui
Constantine
Native American leader of a paramount chiefdom in Chesapeake…
legendary founder of Iroquois Confederacy
Native American leader of a Mississippian community; encounte…
Roman ruler who made Christianity the state religion in an at…
Powhatan
Native American leader of a paramount chiefdom in Chesapeake…
Hiawatha
legendary founder of Iroquois Confederacy
9 terms
Important People
John Cena
Randy Ortan
Bryce Harper
Mike Trout
John Cena
Randy Ortan
12 terms
important people
Sam Houston
Mirabeau Lamar
Anson Jones
David G Burnet
first ELECTED president of Texas.... Peace treaty with Cherokee…
2nd president of TX... Increased TX debt more than any other pre…
4th and final president of TX... Annexation of the US
Ad interim president of TX... President during the Revolution
Sam Houston
first ELECTED president of Texas.... Peace treaty with Cherokee…
Mirabeau Lamar
2nd president of TX... Increased TX debt more than any other pre…
11 terms
Important people
Frances Bacon
Copernicus
Ptolemy
Marco Polo
He invented the scientific invention. Also he believed we sho…
He was a man who was a mathematician. He wrote a book called…
Claudius Ptolemy was a Greco-Egyptian writer, known as a math…
We was a merchant that went to china with is father and uncle…
Frances Bacon
He invented the scientific invention. Also he believed we sho…
Copernicus
He was a man who was a mathematician. He wrote a book called…
22 terms
Important People
Walt Rostow
Eratosthenes
Immanuel Wallerstein
Richard Nolan
Modernization Model 5 stages of development:... 1. Traditional... 2…
Greek scholar who invented the word "geography"
World-System Theory... ▪ The Core... ▪ The Semi-Periphery... ▪ The Per…
Stages of Growth Model... 1. Initiation... 2. Contagion... 3. Control…
Walt Rostow
Modernization Model 5 stages of development:... 1. Traditional... 2…
Eratosthenes
Greek scholar who invented the word "geography"
11 terms
Important People!!
Ibn Battuta
Galileo
Marco Polo
Vladimir Lenin
Africa; Known as one of the greatest travelers,... known for his…
scientific revolution; Creates telescope: discovers correct p…
Europe/China; Traveler who explored China and wrote books tha…
Russia; Bolshevik Revolution of 1917... "Peace, Land, and Bread"…
Ibn Battuta
Africa; Known as one of the greatest travelers,... known for his…
Galileo
scientific revolution; Creates telescope: discovers correct p…
Important People
Barack Obama
Joe Biden
Paul Ryan
Peter King
Barack Obama
Joe Biden
10 terms
Important People
Dilma Rousseff
Evo Morales
Portia Simpson Miller
Enrique Peña Nieto
Brazil (President)
Bolivia (President)
Jamaica (Prime-Minister)
Mexico (President)
Dilma Rousseff
Brazil (President)
Evo Morales
Bolivia (President)
17 terms
Important People
Petrarch
Castiglione
Machiavelli
Pico della Mirandola
"Father of Humanism." studied classical Greek and Latin. intr…
Wrote "The Courtier" describing all of the major things that…
wrote a guide for rulers on how to gain and maintain power ca…
Wrote On the Dignity of Man which stated that man was made in…
Petrarch
"Father of Humanism." studied classical Greek and Latin. intr…
Castiglione
Wrote "The Courtier" describing all of the major things that…
11 terms
Important People
Charlemagne
Saladin
Richard I
Joan of Arc
Ruler of the Franks in 768
In 1187, had retaken Jerusalem
Tried to persuade Saladin to return the Holy City to the Chri…
French woman who helped France win the Hundred Years' War, wa…
Charlemagne
Ruler of the Franks in 768
Saladin
In 1187, had retaken Jerusalem
12 terms
Important People
Nicholas Copernicus
Galileo
Issac Newton
Robert Boyle
Earth orbited the sun (heliocentric theory)
Proved heliocentric theory, objects w/ of different masses fa…
Gravity, Laws of Motion: "for every action there is an equal…
Discovered elements and compounds
Nicholas Copernicus
Earth orbited the sun (heliocentric theory)
Galileo
Proved heliocentric theory, objects w/ of different masses fa…
19 terms
Important People of the Revolution
Abigail Adams (1744-1818)
John Adams (1735-1826)
Wentworth Cheswell (1746-1817)
Samuel Adams (1722-1803)
Wife of the second President of the United States, she is an…
He was a representative to the First and Second Continental C…
In addition to his civic service, he was also a patriot leade…
He was opposed to British taxation in the colonies and believ…
Abigail Adams (1744-1818)
Wife of the second President of the United States, she is an…
John Adams (1735-1826)
He was a representative to the First and Second Continental C…
14 terms
Important People
Senate President
Senate President pro tempore
Senate Majority Leader
Senate Majority Whip
Joe Biden (D)
Orrin Hatch (R)
Mitch McConnell (R)
John Cornyn (R)
Senate President
Joe Biden (D)
Senate President pro tempore
Orrin Hatch (R)
13 terms
Important People
Henry VIII
Montesquieu
Maria Theresa
Camillo Cavour
England. Known for his role in the separation of the church a…
Age of Enlightenment Separation of Powers... Checks and Balances
Age of Absolutism Famous leader of Austria
Italy... Nationalism Helped Unify Northern Italy and eventually…
Henry VIII
England. Known for his role in the separation of the church a…
Montesquieu
Age of Enlightenment Separation of Powers... Checks and Balances
78 terms
Important People
Alexander Graham Bell
Thomas Edison
Andrew Carnegie
John D. Rockefeller
American inventor and educator; his interest in electrical an…
American inventor best known for inventing the electric light…
A Scottish-born American industrialist and philanthropist who…
Was an American industrialist and philanthropist. Revolutioni…
Alexander Graham Bell
American inventor and educator; his interest in electrical an…
Thomas Edison
American inventor best known for inventing the electric light…
10 terms
important people
Plato
Descartes
Darwin
Paul Broca
the brain is in charge of mental processes
proposed mind and brain interaction
natural selection impacts thoughts
discovered the left frontal lobe of the brain (used for langu…
Plato
the brain is in charge of mental processes
Descartes
proposed mind and brain interaction
10 terms
Important People
Leonardo da Vinci
Edward Jenner
Hippocrates
Florence nightingale
He was the artist the first to do dissections on the human body
He developed a vaccine for small pox
He was known as the father of medicine . he also created the…
She was the founder of Modern nursing
Leonardo da Vinci
He was the artist the first to do dissections on the human body
Edward Jenner
He developed a vaccine for small pox
27 terms
Important people
Samuel Slater
Cyrus McCormack
Eli Whitney
Robert Fultom
Father of the factory system
Invented the mechanical mower reaper to harvest grain. Led to…
Created inter changeable parts and cotton gin
Invented steamboats
Samuel Slater
Father of the factory system
Cyrus McCormack
Invented the mechanical mower reaper to harvest grain. Led to…
12 terms
Important People
Pythagoras
Aristoxenus
Boethius
Guido d'Arezzo
Died ca. 500 BC. Related numbers and math to music. Used them…
Wrote "Harmonic Elements" and "Rhythmic Elements" ca. 330 BC.…
480-524. Worked for Theodoric (ruler of Italy). Wrote "De Ins…
991-1033. Monk responsible for arrangement of lines on staff.…
Pythagoras
Died ca. 500 BC. Related numbers and math to music. Used them…
Aristoxenus
Wrote "Harmonic Elements" and "Rhythmic Elements" ca. 330 BC.…
7 terms
Important People
Abigail Adams
Patrick Henry
John Adams
Thomas Jefferson
remember the women
give me liberty or give me death
the war was over before the first shot was fired
no taxation without representation
Abigail Adams
remember the women
Patrick Henry
give me liberty or give me death
101 terms
Important People
Michelangelo
Da Vinci
Machiavelli
Shakespeare
artist of David and the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel
artist of the Mona Lisa and The Last Supper
author of The Prince, "It is better to be feared than loved"
greatest writer in English
Michelangelo
artist of David and the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel
Da Vinci
artist of the Mona Lisa and The Last Supper
13 terms
Important People
W.E.B. DuBois
Shirley Chisholm
Albert B. Fall
Alfred Thayer Mahan
Encouraged blacks to resist systems of segregation and discri…
1st African American Congresswoman
Caused the Teapot Dome Scandal.
Imperialist. Said U.S. must have navy to be a world power. Wr…
W.E.B. DuBois
Encouraged blacks to resist systems of segregation and discri…
Shirley Chisholm
1st African American Congresswoman
9 terms
Important People
George Washington
Thomas Paine
Thomas Jefferson
John Hancock
was chosen to be commander of the army
an immigrant from Britain who published a pamphlet called "Co…
a lawyer from Virginia who wrote the Declaration of Independe…
first person to sign the Declaration of Independence
George Washington
was chosen to be commander of the army
Thomas Paine
an immigrant from Britain who published a pamphlet called "Co…
10 terms
Important people
John Smith
Pocahontas
Puritans
Pilgrims
took control of the colony in September of 1608.... Jamestown fa…
John Rolfe married Pocahontas. Their marrage helped the colon…
The Puritans were a group of English Reformed Protestants in…
came over on the Mayflower. Set out from Plymouth in southwes…
John Smith
took control of the colony in September of 1608.... Jamestown fa…
Pocahontas
John Rolfe married Pocahontas. Their marrage helped the colon…
64 terms
Important People
Christopher Columbus
John Smith
Benjamin Franklin
George Washington
1492. Discovered America.
Saved Jamestown
Enlightenment thinker and inventor. Oldest delegate to the Co…
Commanding general of the Continental army. 1st president of…
Christopher Columbus
1492. Discovered America.
John Smith
Saved Jamestown
47 terms
Important People
Bouchard
Seyle
Calkins
Broca
Did a lot of nature/nurture studies with twins
came up with G.A.S.
First female president of the APA
discovered an area in the brain that helps with speech develo…
Bouchard
Did a lot of nature/nurture studies with twins
Seyle
came up with G.A.S.
27 terms
Important People
Henry O. Flipper
Homer Plessy
Ida B. Wells-Barnett
Booker T. Washington
Became the first black cadet ti graduate from West Point.
He was 1/8th black and he was in an argument about not being…
She was before Rosa Parks, she refused to give her seat up to…
When he was little he wanted to learn how to read and write.…
Henry O. Flipper
Became the first black cadet ti graduate from West Point.
Homer Plessy
He was 1/8th black and he was in an argument about not being…
15 terms
Important people
Wegner
Challenger
Hess
Mohorovic
Continental drift rejected because no explanation of how the…
Sea-floor spraeding
Sea floor spreading but couldnt prove it
Earths interior layers because of seismology
Wegner
Continental drift rejected because no explanation of how the…
Challenger
Sea-floor spraeding
15 terms
Important people
Wegner
Challenger
Hess
Mohorovic
Continental drift rejected because no explanation of how the…
Sea-floor spraeding
Sea floor spreading but couldnt prove it
Earths interior layers because of seismology
Wegner
Continental drift rejected because no explanation of how the…
Challenger
Sea-floor spraeding
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