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northafrica/swasia
Aral Sea
Dead Sea
Persian Gulf
Nile River
-A salt lake that was once the 4th largest lake in the world…
-A salt lake whose surface elevation is 1,388 feet below sea…
-A body of water separating the Arabian Peninsula from Iran,…
The world's longest river. The two main headstreams of the Ni…
Aral Sea
-A salt lake that was once the 4th largest lake in the world…
Dead Sea
-A salt lake whose surface elevation is 1,388 feet below sea…
22 terms
History and Religion: North Africa and Southwest Asia
Abraham
Arabic
bazaar
Caliphs
Made a covenant with God
Major language of NASWA
Traditional market place in NorthAfrica and Southwest Asia
Muslim leaders
Abraham
Made a covenant with God
Arabic
Major language of NASWA
10 terms
History Dates
1
2
3
4
Portuguese begin Atlantic voyages, capturing a city in Muslim…
Gutenberg begins to make printed books
Fall of Granada completes Reconquista; Columbus reaches islan…
Machiavelli writes The Prince; doesn't publish
1
Portuguese begin Atlantic voyages, capturing a city in Muslim…
2
Gutenberg begins to make printed books
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Vocabulary (The Byzantine Empire)
Byzantine Empire
Strait
Moat
Greek Fire
The historians called it byzantine empire because its capital…
Is a narrow body of water that cuts through land, connecting…
Trench filled with water, protected the city on land
A chemical mixture that burned furiously, even in water
Byzantine Empire
The historians called it byzantine empire because its capital…
Strait
Is a narrow body of water that cuts through land, connecting…
25 terms
world geography europe
Jutland peninsula
fjords
alps
Meseta
by the north sea
steep u shaped valleys
mountain range
central platue
Jutland peninsula
by the north sea
fjords
steep u shaped valleys
20 terms
ant
570
582-587
610-621
614
Birth of Muhammad
Avars and Slavs invade southern Balkans
Reign of Heraclius
Sack of Jerusalem by Sassanid Persians
570
Birth of Muhammad
582-587
Avars and Slavs invade southern Balkans
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Unit 2 Map Facts
Nigeria; SubSaharan Africa
China: East Asia
UK; Western Europe
USA; North America
most populated country in africa; former colony of britain
one child policy; currently most populted country in the world
country DTM is based off of
country that implemented eugenics; third most populated country
Nigeria; SubSaharan Africa
most populated country in africa; former colony of britain
China: East Asia
one child policy; currently most populted country in the world
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North Africa & Southwest Asia: Place and Times ch.15
fertile
hunter-gatherer
irrigation
Hammurabi
productive land, soil for farming
a person who finds food by hunting, fishing, and gathering wi…
the process of bringing water to dry land
a famous emperor of ancient Mesopotamia, ruled from 1792 to 1…
fertile
productive land, soil for farming
hunter-gatherer
a person who finds food by hunting, fishing, and gathering wi…
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Ww2
Nonaggression pact
Blitzkrieg
Charles de Gaul
Winston Churchill
Joseph Stalin's ten year peace pact with Hitler
The german invasion of Poland that involved fast moving tanks…
French General who fled to London following the fall of France
The new British prime minister
Nonaggression pact
Joseph Stalin's ten year peace pact with Hitler
Blitzkrieg
The german invasion of Poland that involved fast moving tanks…
27 terms
Zach's History Vocab
Swahili
Gunpowder
Maghrib
Lineage
Arabic blended... with the Bantu language to create the Swahili
Used by the Portuguese in canons and was introduced into the…
The part of northAfrica that is today the Mediterranean coast…
Are descendants of a common ansestors
Swahili
Arabic blended... with the Bantu language to create the Swahili
Gunpowder
Used by the Portuguese in canons and was introduced into the…
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North Africa and Southwest Asia Today ch.16
mandate
Palestine
Arab-Israeli Wars
Kurd
a country that has been placed under the control of another p…
an Arab region is SWAsia called the Holy Land; controlled by…
series of wars between 1948-1973; fought between Israel and I…
a member of a group of mountain people who live in Armenia, I…
mandate
a country that has been placed under the control of another p…
Palestine
an Arab region is SWAsia called the Holy Land; controlled by…
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Religion Chapter 8
St.Augustine
Emporer Constantine
Emperors Decius and Diocletian
St. Anthanasius
Was a great teacher of the church who was born in A.D. 354, w…
Ruled the Roman Empire from 312 to 337
Led what is now known as the "Great Persecution"
Was the bishop of Alexandria, Egypt; wrote a letter that has…
St.Augustine
Was a great teacher of the church who was born in A.D. 354, w…
Emporer Constantine
Ruled the Roman Empire from 312 to 337
Vocab SS
Ahaggar Mountains
Atlas Mountains
Arabs
Bedouin
Mountainous plateaus in north central Sahara Mt. Tahat is the…
Longest range in Africa.
People originally from the Arabian peninsula.
Member of the nomadic desert people of North Africa and South…
Ahaggar Mountains
Mountainous plateaus in north central Sahara Mt. Tahat is the…
Atlas Mountains
Longest range in Africa.
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Ch. 12: Europe
Europe
"peninsula of peninsulas"
100
Norway and Sweden
___________ is a large peninsula of Asia.
Europe is a "____________ ___ ____________"
Most places are within _____ miles of the ocean or sea (no mo…
The Scandinavian Peninsula includes ___________ and _________…
Europe
___________ is a large peninsula of Asia.
"peninsula of peninsulas"
Europe is a "____________ ___ ____________"
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Global chapter 5
Unlike greece, italy is.....
The Apennines mountain range is.....
Rome had wide ______ land, which made…
Republic
Not broken up into a series of seperate valleys
Less rugged than the Greek mountain ranges
Fertile
A government in which leaders are chosen by the people
Unlike greece, italy is.....
Not broken up into a series of seperate valleys
The Apennines mountain range is.....
Less rugged than the Greek mountain ranges
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Geographic Information of Africa
How big is Africa compared to the U.S
How many languages are there in Africa?
two main cultural regions
Swahili
3 times the size
hundreds
NorthAfrica and Sub-Saharan Africa
African language that blends Arabic with traditional African…
How big is Africa compared to the U.S
3 times the size
How many languages are there in Africa?
hundreds
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Ancient Egypt
delta
nile river
red land
black land
a marshy region formed by deposits of silt at the mouth of a…
north flowing river stretching from northafrica to the Medite…
barren dessert that protected egypt on both side
was the fertile land on the banks of the nile. they used this…
delta
a marshy region formed by deposits of silt at the mouth of a…
nile river
north flowing river stretching from northafrica to the Medite…
9 terms
Neolthic/mesopotamia/Ancient Egypt Revolution
Describe nomadic life
What major turning point occurred duri…
What were the benefits of settling in…
What were the first four civilizations…
•Nomads traveled in groups of 20-30... • they hunted and gathere…
Humans started farming and domesticating (raising) animals. T…
• reliable food sources... • people did not have to move... • could…
The first four societies were:... • Mesopotamia... • ancient Egypt…
Describe nomadic life
•Nomads traveled in groups of 20-30... • they hunted and gathere…
What major turning point occurred duri…
Humans started farming and domesticating (raising) animals. T…
19 terms
WORLD WAR II HIST208 SEC 001 FALL 2016: HIST-208- quiz 9
While the loss of American men (almost…
Mao Tse-tung, the leader of the Nation…
General Douglas MacArthur recognized t…
The critical element in the Pacific Wa…
true
false
true
true
While the loss of American men (almost…
true
Mao Tse-tung, the leader of the Nation…
false
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Chapter 16
How did World War 2 start
What agreement did Germany and the Sov…
What was in the non-aggression pact
What countries belong to the Axis powers
Germany invades Poland
Non-aggression pact
Split Poland between Germany and Soviet Union
Italy Germany Japan
How did World War 2 start
Germany invades Poland
What agreement did Germany and the Sov…
Non-aggression pact
24 terms
Roman Republic Test
Magistrates
Consuls
Plebians
Partricians
elected officals
2 of the most powerful magistrates
common people
powerful nobles that ran the city
Magistrates
elected officals
Consuls
2 of the most powerful magistrates
53 terms
Middle East/ NorthAfrica Study Guide
Who Started the Arab Spring and what w…
What are the main ideas behind why ara…
What did the Holocaust of WWII lead to…
Why is peace throughout the middle eas…
A fruit Vendor lit himself on fire to show that his country's…
The Arabs and Israelis never fully communicate, The Arabs hav…
A large amount of Jews going to Palestine, and later Israel b…
Oil Prices would skyrocket, and many other countries would be…
Who Started the Arab Spring and what w…
A fruit Vendor lit himself on fire to show that his country's…
What are the main ideas behind why ara…
The Arabs and Israelis never fully communicate, The Arabs hav…
49 terms
Unit 7 study guide
What strategic waterways border the Ar…
What strategic waterways border Anatol…
Why is the Strait of Hormuz an importa…
To what does the Suez Canal provide ac…
Red sea and suez canal
Black sea, mediterrainean sea
It is the only waterway to the oilfields of Kuwait
Ports in europe and northafrica
What strategic waterways border the Ar…
Red sea and suez canal
What strategic waterways border Anatol…
Black sea, mediterrainean sea
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