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World History Study Guide
Aztec
Chavin
Science made little real progress in E…
Black Death
Mesoamerican culture controlled what we now refer to as Mexico
Oldest culture that archaeologists have found in the Central…
Most scholars thought that all knowledge must fit with Church…
An Increases in wages and prices throughout Europe.
Aztec
Mesoamerican culture controlled what we now refer to as Mexico
Chavin
Oldest culture that archaeologists have found in the Central…
World History Study guide
Hammurabi Law Code
Epic of Gilgamesh
Ziggurates
Pharaoh
Very first laws in history, Written on a piece of stone
Written about 1200 BCE in Babylon, first literature written i…
Stairways to the gods, The gods would technically live there,…
A king of ancient Egypt, considered a god as well as a politi…
Hammurabi Law Code
Very first laws in history, Written on a piece of stone
Epic of Gilgamesh
Written about 1200 BCE in Babylon, first literature written i…
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Final Exam Study Guide - World History
Democracy
Dictatorship
Monarchy
Montesquieu
Government in which the people hold the ruling power.
Government in which a single person has total control.
Government in which a king or queen exercises central power.
Enlightenment thinker whose lasting contributions to politica…
Democracy
Government in which the people hold the ruling power.
Dictatorship
Government in which a single person has total control.
91 terms
World History Study Guide
Written
Hinduism
Buddha
Galileo
History is a study of the passed by looking at these type of…
Religion: One God, many forms, cows are sacred
This former prince left the palace at age 29 to see the world…
This individual was put on trial for teachings about the univ…
Written
History is a study of the passed by looking at these type of…
Hinduism
Religion: One God, many forms, cows are sacred
100 terms
World History Study Guide
Augustus (Octavian)
Pompeii
Marcus Aurelius
Livy
Began his rule in 31 BC. His reign began the pox Romana.
Destroyed by Mount Vesuvius in 79 AD.
HIs death in 180 AD marked the end of the Pax Romana.
Historian who lived during the Augustan Age and wrote the his…
Augustus (Octavian)
Began his rule in 31 BC. His reign began the pox Romana.
Pompeii
Destroyed by Mount Vesuvius in 79 AD.
65 terms
World history study guide
Apartheid Laws
Education
Battle of blood river
The boer war
Classification act, group areas, mixed marriages, Labor act,…
Finally educated in missionary schools in between 1910 two 19…
Migrating from great treck boers going into Zulu territory, a…
A conflict lasting from 1899 to 1902 in which the boers and t…
Apartheid Laws
Classification act, group areas, mixed marriages, Labor act,…
Education
Finally educated in missionary schools in between 1910 two 19…
45 terms
World History Study Guide
Roman Empire
Persian Empire
Byzantine Empire
Mesopotamia
Roman Empire
Persian Empire
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World History Exam Study Guide
new trade route to Asia
astrolabe
Bartholomeu Dias
Spain and Portugal
cut out Muslim and Italian middlemen
used by sailors to determine latitude
first explorer to round the southern tip of Africa?
two countries who signed the Treaty of Tordesillas
new trade route to Asia
cut out Muslim and Italian middlemen
astrolabe
used by sailors to determine latitude
50 terms
World History Ancient Civilizations study guide
polytheism
monotheism
Book of the Dead
Chandragupta Maurya
Belief in many gods
Belief in one God.
A collection of about 200 spells and charms used to help the…
..., He founded India's first empire. He was an Indian prince…
polytheism
Belief in many gods
monotheism
Belief in one God.
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Chapter 20 World History Study Guide
1. The unrest of the French Revolution…
2. Who led the Reign of Terror
3. What was the Bastille in Paris
4. What year did the French Revolution…
BREAD
ROBESPIERRE
A PRISON
1789
1. The unrest of the French Revolution…
BREAD
2. Who led the Reign of Terror
ROBESPIERRE
89 terms
World History Study Guide
Hieroglyphics
The book of the dead
The Rosetta Stone
Hammurabi's code
Egyptian "picture writing" found in tombs
Scrolls placed in the tomb to serve as a guide to the afterlife
Used to decode hieroglyphics -contained Greek text
First compiled written laws - concerned all aspects of life.…
Hieroglyphics
Egyptian "picture writing" found in tombs
The book of the dead
Scrolls placed in the tomb to serve as a guide to the afterlife
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World History Study Guide
Epic
Myth
Helot
Phalanx
A long narrative poem, written in heightened language, which…
A traditional story about gods, ancestors, or heroes, told to…
Spartan slave
A military formation of foot soldiers armed with spears and s…
Epic
A long narrative poem, written in heightened language, which…
Myth
A traditional story about gods, ancestors, or heroes, told to…
22 terms
World History Study Guide
Old Stone Age/Patheolithic
New Stone Age/Neolithic
Nomad
Empire
First stone tool makers... People were nomads
New stone age ... Initial use of agriculture ... Marks Beginning of…
Moving from place to place, to follow food
an extensive group of states or countries under a single supr…
Old Stone Age/Patheolithic
First stone tool makers... People were nomads
New Stone Age/Neolithic
New stone age ... Initial use of agriculture ... Marks Beginning of…
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World History Final Study Guide
characteristics of civilization
cultural diffusion
domestication
persian roads
Specialized workers, evolution of social classes, use of writ…
The spread of ideas, customs, and technologies from one peopl…
Selective growing or breeding of plants and animals to make t…
Ancient highway reorganized and rebuilt by the Persian king D…
characteristics of civilization
Specialized workers, evolution of social classes, use of writ…
cultural diffusion
The spread of ideas, customs, and technologies from one peopl…
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World History - Study Guide
Excommunicate
Compromise of 1122
Crusades
Saladin
Cast out from the Church
Ranked who was more powerful
A long series of wars b/t Christians and Muslims in Southwest…
Leader of the Muslim forces
Excommunicate
Cast out from the Church
Compromise of 1122
Ranked who was more powerful
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World History Study Guide
Colosseum
Arch
Architecture
Aqueduct
A vast amphitheater in Rome, created in 75 AD. it held 50,000…
a curved structure spanning an opening and supporting the wei…
the art or practice of designing and constructing buildings.
an artificial channel for conveying water, typically in the f…
Colosseum
A vast amphitheater in Rome, created in 75 AD. it held 50,000…
Arch
a curved structure spanning an opening and supporting the wei…
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World History Study Guide
100 Years War
Abbasid
Abu Bakr
Alexander the Great
the series of wars between England and France, 1337-1453, in…
second of the two great dynasties of the Muslim Empire of the…
a.d. 573-634, Muhammad's father-in-law and successor: first c…
356-323 b.c, king of Macedonia 336-323: conqueror of Greek ci…
100 Years War
the series of wars between England and France, 1337-1453, in…
Abbasid
second of the two great dynasties of the Muslim Empire of the…
91 terms
World History Study Guide
Written
Hinduism
Buddha
Galileo
History is a study of the passed by looking at these type of…
Religion: One God, many forms, cows are sacred
This former prince left the palace at age 29 to see the world…
This individual was put on trial for teachings about the univ…
Written
History is a study of the passed by looking at these type of…
Hinduism
Religion: One God, many forms, cows are sacred
39 terms
World history study guide
Sumerians
Tigris and Euphrates
City-States
Cultural Diffusion
A group of ancient people who built a civilization in the lan…
Fertile Crescent includes which two rivers
A political unit that includes a city and its surrounding lan…
Spread of ideas, customs, and technology from one people to a…
Sumerians
A group of ancient people who built a civilization in the lan…
Tigris and Euphrates
Fertile Crescent includes which two rivers
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world history study guide
mary 1
luther
jesuits
puritans
which english queen is known for intense persecution of prote…
who wrote the hymn a mighty fortress is our God
ignatius loyola was the leader of what group
what group of people wanted to remove roman catholic practice…
mary 1
which english queen is known for intense persecution of prote…
luther
who wrote the hymn a mighty fortress is our God
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World History Study Guide
England
France
Constantinople or Istanbul
Japan
Country of the united kingdom
Country in Europe
Constantinople was the capital city of the Roman or Byzantine…
England
Country of the united kingdom
France
Country in Europe
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World History Study Guide
Locke
Voltaire
Montesquieu
Rousseau
Natural rights -- life, liberty and property.
Freedom of thought, expression and religion.
Separation of powers -- branches of power. no one group has a…
Individual freedom and civilization -- only good government w…
Locke
Natural rights -- life, liberty and property.
Voltaire
Freedom of thought, expression and religion.
world history study guide
Enclosures
Industrialization
Adam Smith
Laissez-Faire
One of the fenced-in or hedged-in fields created by wealthy B…
The development of industries for the machine production of g…
Scottish economist who wrote the Wealth of Nations a precurso…
Idea that government should play as small a role as possible…
Enclosures
One of the fenced-in or hedged-in fields created by wealthy B…
Industrialization
The development of industries for the machine production of g…
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World History Study Guide
Nicholas Copernicus
Galileo Galilei
Ferdinand Magellan
Vasco da Gama
Heliocentric Theory
Telescope
First guy to sail all the way around the world
Sailed East to India in lil boat
Nicholas Copernicus
Heliocentric Theory
Galileo Galilei
Telescope
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World History Study Guide
Nicholas Copernicus
Galileo Galilei
Ferdinand Magellan
Vasco da Gama
He explained to everyone that the we were revolving around th…
He invented the telescope and discovered Jupiter's moons
He and his crew were the first ones to sail circumnavigate th…
He proved that you can sail to Asia
Nicholas Copernicus
He explained to everyone that the we were revolving around th…
Galileo Galilei
He invented the telescope and discovered Jupiter's moons
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World History Study Guide
maurayan empire
asoka
han dynasty
wudi
The first empire in India founded by Chandragupta Maurya in 3…
..., grandson of Chandragupta; most honored emperor for his c…
(202 BC - 220 AD) dynasty started by Lui Bang; a great and lo…
Chinese emperor who brought the Han dynasty to its greatest s…
maurayan empire
The first empire in India founded by Chandragupta Maurya in 3…
asoka
..., grandson of Chandragupta; most honored emperor for his c…
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World History Study Guide
Epic
Myth
Helot
Phalanx
A long narrative poem, written in heightened language, which…
A traditional story about gods, ancestors, or heroes, told to…
Spartan slave
A military formation of foot soldiers armed with spears and s…
Epic
A long narrative poem, written in heightened language, which…
Myth
A traditional story about gods, ancestors, or heroes, told to…
29 terms
Study Guide World History
pope
charlemagne
charlemagne's ideas
feudalism
Head of the Roman Catholic Church
800 AD crowned by the Pope as the head of the Holy Roman Empi…
...
A political system in which nobles are granted the use of lan…
pope
Head of the Roman Catholic Church
charlemagne
800 AD crowned by the Pope as the head of the Holy Roman Empi…
29 terms
World History Study Guide
Epic
Myth
Helot
Phalanx
A long narrative poem, written in heightened language, which…
A traditional story about gods, ancestors, or heroes, told to…
Spartan slave
A military formation of foot soldiers armed with spears and s…
Epic
A long narrative poem, written in heightened language, which…
Myth
A traditional story about gods, ancestors, or heroes, told to…
14 terms
World History-Study Guide
Humans
Africa
Evolution
Genus Homo
humans are the only surviving member of the genus homo sapien…
africa is the "cradle" of all human life
is ongoing
Homo habilis... Homo erectus... Homo antecessor... Homo ergaster ... Homo…
Humans
humans are the only surviving member of the genus homo sapien…
Africa
africa is the "cradle" of all human life
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World History - Renaissance & Reformation Study Guide
Monday 9/14/2015: Bell Ringer -... Descri…
Why must a good leader know more than…
Sculpture of David - in bronze - by Do…
Jan Van Eyck - The Arnolfini Wedding P…
Global Impact pg 484 in text.... Gutenberg invented in 1452.... Ex.…
The Prince illustrates 2 ways to fight: 1) civilized law & 2)…
Monday 9/14/2015: Bell Ringer -... Descri…
Global Impact pg 484 in text.... Gutenberg invented in 1452.... Ex.…
Why must a good leader know more than…
The Prince illustrates 2 ways to fight: 1) civilized law & 2)…
world history Study Guide
Paleolithic ... (Old Stone Age)
Neolithic ... (New Stone Age)
Mesopotamia
Egypt
Characteristics:... -Hunters and gatherers... -Nomads= people who m…
Characteristics:... FARMING... -Domestication of plants and anima…
Characteristics:... -Located by the Tigris and Euphrates River i…
Characteristics:... -Located by the Nile River... -Lead by a pharao…
Paleolithic ... (Old Stone Age)
Characteristics:... -Hunters and gatherers... -Nomads= people who m…
Neolithic ... (New Stone Age)
Characteristics:... FARMING... -Domestication of plants and anima…
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World History Study Guide
Neolithic Age
Inquistion
Mesopotamia
Vernacular
The new stone age; domestication of plants
A period of prolonged and intensive questioning or investigat…
The land between the Tigris and the Euphrates Rivers
the language or dialect spoken by the ordinary people in a pa…
Neolithic Age
The new stone age; domestication of plants
Inquistion
A period of prolonged and intensive questioning or investigat…
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World History Study Guide
Abraham
Buddhism
Farming
Torah
Who is considered the creator of Judaism?
The India King Asoka converted to which religion?
The most important discovery of the Neolithic Period which al…
What text is most important to the Hebrews/Jews?
Abraham
Who is considered the creator of Judaism?
Buddhism
The India King Asoka converted to which religion?
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World History Study guide
Hammurabi Law Code
Epic of Gilgamesh
Ziggurates
Pharaoh
Very first laws in history, Written on a piece of stone
Written about 1200 BCE in Babylon, first literature written i…
Stairways to the gods, The gods would technically live there,…
A king of ancient Egypt, considered a god as well as a politi…
Hammurabi Law Code
Very first laws in history, Written on a piece of stone
Epic of Gilgamesh
Written about 1200 BCE in Babylon, first literature written i…
20 terms
WORLD HISTORY STUDY GUIDE
PREHISTORY
Culture
anthropology
archaeology
A period of time that refers to events or objects that date b…
the arts and other manifestations of human intellectual achie…
Anthropology is the study of humans, past and present. To und…
A scientific investigation of the cultural remains of people…
PREHISTORY
A period of time that refers to events or objects that date b…
Culture
the arts and other manifestations of human intellectual achie…
48 terms
World history study guide
The Reformation
Martin Luther (the most important indi…
What were the Causes of the Reformation
Indulgences (the religious meaning)
A movement begun by Martin Luther in the 16th century movemen…
Wrote 95 theses saying that all one needs is the Bible. Peopl…
The printing press helped spread criticism of the Catholic Ch…
A pardon releasing a person from punishments due for a sin.
The Reformation
A movement begun by Martin Luther in the 16th century movemen…
Martin Luther (the most important indi…
Wrote 95 theses saying that all one needs is the Bible. Peopl…
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World History Study Guide
History is a study of the passed by lo…
Religion: One God, many forms, cows ar…
This former prince left the palace at…
This individual was put on trial for t…
Written
Hinduism
Buddha
Galileo
History is a study of the passed by lo…
Written
Religion: One God, many forms, cows ar…
Hinduism
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Study guide for world history
Feudalism in Europe and japan
The crusades Impact on Europe and impa…
The plagues impact
Papal supremacy
The shogun ruled through feudal lords in the Japanese feudal…
The kings increased taxes, when peasants died there land got…
1347 and 1350 30 to 60 percent of the entire population was w…
a set of beliefs of the roman catholic church
Feudalism in Europe and japan
The shogun ruled through feudal lords in the Japanese feudal…
The crusades Impact on Europe and impa…
The kings increased taxes, when peasants died there land got…
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World History Ancient Civilizations study guide
polytheism
monotheism
Chandragupta Maurya
Buddhism
Belief in many gods
Belief in one God.
*He founded India's first empire. ... *Indian prince who conque…
Religion that began in India that believes suffering is cause…
polytheism
Belief in many gods
monotheism
Belief in one God.
40 terms
World History Study Guide
Paleolithic period
Pictographs
Technology
Jericho
The era of prehistory that lasted from at least 2 million b.c…
A simpler drawing that looks like the object it represents
The skills and tools people use to meet their basic needs
The worlds first village, established in the modern day West…
Paleolithic period
The era of prehistory that lasted from at least 2 million b.c…
Pictographs
A simpler drawing that looks like the object it represents
38 terms
World History study guide
Culture
Civilization
Cuneiform
Mary Leakey
What refers to society's knowledge, art, beliefs, customs, an…
Characteristics of ________________ include developed cities,…
The system of wedge-shaped writing the Sumerians developed an…
Who discovered multiple fossils, including the "Handy Man" th…
Culture
What refers to society's knowledge, art, beliefs, customs, an…
Civilization
Characteristics of ________________ include developed cities,…
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World history study guide
Indulgences
Martin Luther
Wittenberg
Diet of worms
A pardon releasing a person from punishment due to sin
Wrote the 95 thesis in response to Tetzel's actions. His word…
Martin Luther taught scripture at the university of Wittenber…
Luther was called to stand trial and recant his writings but…
Indulgences
A pardon releasing a person from punishment due to sin
Martin Luther
Wrote the 95 thesis in response to Tetzel's actions. His word…
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Study Guide World History
North America
South America
Europe
Asia
North Continent
South Continent
European Continent
Largest Continent
North America
North Continent
South America
South Continent
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World History World War I Study Guide
Area in Europe called the "powder keg"
An agreement to stop fighting
President of the U.S. during WWI
A cause of WWI because it facilitated…
the Balkans
armistice
Woodrow Wilson
Imperialism
Area in Europe called the "powder keg"
the Balkans
An agreement to stop fighting
armistice
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World History Study Guide
Middle Passage
Hernán Cortés
Francisco Pizarro
Ferdinand Magellan
the stage of the triangular trade in which millions of Africa…
a Spanish Conquistador who led an expedition that caused the…
Spanish conquistador who conquered the Incan Empire
Ferdinand Magellan was a Portuguese explorer who organized th…
Middle Passage
the stage of the triangular trade in which millions of Africa…
Hernán Cortés
a Spanish Conquistador who led an expedition that caused the…
60 terms
World History Study Guide
Egalitarianism
Role of early women
Agriculture
Kingship
a belief in human equality especially with respect to social,…
Women gather, carry and take care of children, weave, make fo…
Agriculture is planting plants. The huge agricultural revolut…
divine right (king is decedent of God). Kingship everywhere w…
Egalitarianism
a belief in human equality especially with respect to social,…
Role of early women
Women gather, carry and take care of children, weave, make fo…
World history study guide
Buddhism
Daoism
Confucianism
Great Wall of china
Buddhism is both a religion and a philosophy.
Credited to the ancient Chinese teacher Lao Tzu, Taoism is bo…
Confucianism may be considered a religion, a philosophy, an e…
A series of linked defensive walls more than 5,000 miles long.
Buddhism
Buddhism is both a religion and a philosophy.
Daoism
Credited to the ancient Chinese teacher Lao Tzu, Taoism is bo…
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world history study guide
Paleolithic
Paleolithic age
Homo erectus
Homo sapiens
Phase of early human history
Used to designate the early period of human history
Upright human
Wise humans
Paleolithic
Phase of early human history
Paleolithic age
Used to designate the early period of human history
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World History Study Guide
History is a study of the passed by lo…
Religion: One God, many forms, cows ar…
This former prince left the palace at…
This individual was put on trial for t…
Written
Hinduism
Buddha
Galileo
History is a study of the passed by lo…
Written
Religion: One God, many forms, cows ar…
Hinduism
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