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32 termscreated on January 20, 2017
History 20 Definitions/Descriptions
Maginot Line
Dawes Plan
Locarno Act
Kellog-Briand Act
Fortification along the border of France, Germany and Luxembo…
Made by Charles Dawes // help Germany get back on its feet an…
Agreement between France, Britain and Germany to guarantee ex…
Frank Kellog and Arstride Briand came up with it // agreement…
Maginot Line
Fortification along the border of France, Germany and Luxembo…
Dawes Plan
Made by Charles Dawes // help Germany get back on its feet an…
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11.3 Muslim Lands Fall to Imperialist Demands
Crimean War
Geopolitics
Suleiman I
Selim III
War in 1853 between Russians and Ottomans; over preventing th…
an interest in or taking of land for its strategic location o…
last great Ottoman sultan
came into power 1789, attempted to modernize army
Crimean War
War in 1853 between Russians and Ottomans; over preventing th…
Geopolitics
an interest in or taking of land for its strategic location o…
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The Cold War and Its Effects Unit Test Review
How did Mikhail Gorbachev differ from…
Read the passage from a Soviet ambassa…
Defectors from East Germany were peopl…
Why was Joseph Stalin's first Five-Yea…
He recognized that the Soviet Union needed to adapt.
distrust
fled their homes to move permanently to the West.
The economy still made sizable gains.
How did Mikhail Gorbachev differ from…
He recognized that the Soviet Union needed to adapt.
Read the passage from a Soviet ambassa…
distrust
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History
Neutrality Act
Weimar Republic
Hitler
Fascism
An act passed to limit US involvement in possible future wars
German Republic founded after WW1 and the downfall of the Ger…
Leader of the nazis... Believed in strong leadership was require…
Strict social and economic control and strong centralized gov…
Neutrality Act
An act passed to limit US involvement in possible future wars
Weimar Republic
German Republic founded after WW1 and the downfall of the Ger…
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Cultural - 1 & 2 - Intro + Culture & Human Nature
mind operates with natural and univers…
lowest level of universality - a given…
3rd level of universality - tool exist…
2nd level of universality - tool is us…
General Psychology
Nonuniversal
Existential Universal
Functional Universal
mind operates with natural and univers…
General Psychology
lowest level of universality - a given…
Nonuniversal
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Enlightenment-All Terms
Natural law
Philosophy
Thomas Hobbes
John Locke
Rules discovered by reason
A particular set of ideas about knowledge, truth, the nature…
English philosopher who wrote Leviathan and believed that hum…
English philosopher who wrote Two Treatises on Government, be…
Natural law
Rules discovered by reason
Philosophy
A particular set of ideas about knowledge, truth, the nature…
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Ch.10 & 11
Zimmerman note
Imperialism
Archduke Franz Ferdinand
Lusitania
A german note to mexico telling them to join their side in th…
When a bigger country takes over a smaller country
The prince of Austria that was assassinated which started wor…
A British liner that got attacked by a German U-boat.
Zimmerman note
A german note to mexico telling them to join their side in th…
Imperialism
When a bigger country takes over a smaller country
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History Vocab and review questions
zimmerman note
mensheviks
bolsheviks
militarism
what is the thing where Germany asked Mexico to invade the US
Russians who wanted a slow transition into communism
Russians who wanted a fast transition into communism
what does the M in MANIA stand for
zimmerman note
what is the thing where Germany asked Mexico to invade the US
mensheviks
Russians who wanted a slow transition into communism
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World History Vocab
Hajj
Qu'ran
Mosque
Caliph
Pilgrimage of Mecca
Holy book of islam
Place of worship for islams
Leaders of muslim
Hajj
Pilgrimage of Mecca
Qu'ran
Holy book of islam
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Chapter 15 Absolutism and Constitutionalism
Peace of Westphalia
Fronde
Mercantilism
Peace of Utrecht
The name of a series of treaties that concluded the War of th…
A series of violent uprisings during the early reign of Louis…
A system of economic regulations aimed at increasing the powe…
A series of treaties, from 1713 to 1715, that ended the War o…
Peace of Westphalia
The name of a series of treaties that concluded the War of th…
Fronde
A series of violent uprisings during the early reign of Louis…
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Chapter 12 Absolutism 2016
British Advantages
Reforms by Peter the Great
St. Petersburg
Causes of the American Revolution
1. Location 2. Favorable government policies towards the econ…
1. Brought experts back to the country to train his governmen…
Russian city that was acquired when Peter the Great defeated…
1. Overtaxed 2. Lack of representation in British parliament…
British Advantages
1. Location 2. Favorable government policies towards the econ…
Reforms by Peter the Great
1. Brought experts back to the country to train his governmen…
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History Russia
What was Russia like under the tsar ge…
What is an autocracy
What was Russia's peasantry like
What has life been like for the peasan…
Russia stretched 4000 miles east to west spanning two contine…
Government run by an individual with unrestricted authority
Made up 84% of the population... Spent all lives working on land…
Surfs owned by master
What was Russia like under the tsar ge…
Russia stretched 4000 miles east to west spanning two contine…
What is an autocracy
Government run by an individual with unrestricted authority
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Congress of Vienna-1848 AP European History Test
Holy Alliance
Castlereagh
Alexander I
Metternich
The Great Powers of Europe committed to stopping "godless" re…
British representative at Congress of Vienna.
Russian representative at the Congress of Vienna
Conservative foreign minister of Austria and creator of the C…
Holy Alliance
The Great Powers of Europe committed to stopping "godless" re…
Castlereagh
British representative at Congress of Vienna.
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9 - (Part 2) Becoming a World Power - WWI
Archduke Francis Ferdinand
Kaiser William II
Arthur Zimmerman
Bernard Baruch
Archduke of Austria-Hungary who was assassinated by a Serbian…
Kaiser (German term for emperor) who began ruling in 1888. He…
Germany's Foreign Secretary who proposed an alliance with Mex…
A Wall Street broker who was chosen by President Wilson in 19…
Archduke Francis Ferdinand
Archduke of Austria-Hungary who was assassinated by a Serbian…
Kaiser William II
Kaiser (German term for emperor) who began ruling in 1888. He…
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cold war and civil rights
cold war
iron curtain
Truman Doctrine
Marshall plan
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
A political barrier that isolated the peoples of Eastern Euro…
1947, President Truman's policy of providing economic and mil…
A United States program of economic aid for the reconstructio…
cold war
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
iron curtain
A political barrier that isolated the peoples of Eastern Euro…
26 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Cold war and Civil Rights
Cold War
Iron Curtain
Truman Doctrine
Marshall Plan
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
A political barrier that isolated the peoples of Eastern Euro…
1947, President Truman's policy of providing economic and mil…
A United States program of economic aid for the reconstructio…
Cold War
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
Iron Curtain
A political barrier that isolated the peoples of Eastern Euro…
25 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Cold War & Civil War Vocab
Cold War
Iron Curtain
Truman Doctrine
Marshall Plan
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
A political barrier that isolated the peoples of Eastern Euro…
1947, President Truman's policy of providing economic and mil…
A plan that the US came up with to revive war-torn economies…
Cold War
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
Iron Curtain
A political barrier that isolated the peoples of Eastern Euro…
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us history 20th century chapter 12 terms
demobilization
red scare
palmer raids
Sacco & Vanzetti
transition from wartime to peacetime production levels; the e…
1919-1922, period of heightened fear of the russian revolution
results of the red scare, set of raids to capture suspected c…
two most famous Italian-Americans suspect of anarchy; were ar…
demobilization
transition from wartime to peacetime production levels; the e…
red scare
1919-1922, period of heightened fear of the russian revolution
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All Chapter 8 HWH
Describe the class system in Latin Ame…
what events and ideas helped bring abo…
What was Simon Bolivar's role in the i…
How did Brazil achieve independence?
Peninsulares-top... Creoles-middle class... Mestizos and Mulattos-b…
French and American Revolutions... Napoleon taking over Spain
He was a military officer (Creole) ... General-led independence…
Creoles asked Portugal for independence and Portugal agreed
Describe the class system in Latin Ame…
Peninsulares-top... Creoles-middle class... Mestizos and Mulattos-b…
what events and ideas helped bring abo…
French and American Revolutions... Napoleon taking over Spain
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History Quiz 1
Peace may be founded on:
Concert of Europe
The outbreak of the first world war di…
Voices of change came from the great c…
hegemony and deterrence or it may come with the formation of…
for much of the nineteenth century, this resembled the latter…
military alliances, secret treaties and balance of power poli…
United States and Russia
Peace may be founded on:
hegemony and deterrence or it may come with the formation of…
Concert of Europe
for much of the nineteenth century, this resembled the latter…
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World History Byzantines, Russians, & Turks
Justinian
Justinian Code
Hagia Sophia
Patriach
A high ranking Byzantine nobleman who succeeded his uncle to…
A code created by legal experts to regulate Byzantium's compl…
Means Holy Wisdom in Greek. Is a church built by Constantinop…
Leading bishop of the East
Justinian
A high ranking Byzantine nobleman who succeeded his uncle to…
Justinian Code
A code created by legal experts to regulate Byzantium's compl…
25 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Cultural Psych: What is Cultural Psych?
Culture
Jerungdu
Abstract Definition
Concrete Definition
Information - anything acquired from other members of species…
rite of passage ritual used to initiate prepubescent males in…
existing in thought or as an idea but not having a physical o…
existing in a material or physical form; real or solid; not a…
Culture
Information - anything acquired from other members of species…
Jerungdu
rite of passage ritual used to initiate prepubescent males in…
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The End of the Cold War
A problem that arose as a result of gl…
Which Eastern European nation was the…
The meaning of the Russian term glasno…
Which of the following helped make the…
c. the Soviet people became more aware of corruption in gover…
b. Poland
b. "openness"
d. the end of the Cold War
A problem that arose as a result of gl…
c. the Soviet people became more aware of corruption in gover…
Which Eastern European nation was the…
b. Poland
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Global 10 Topics
Absolute ruler
Scientific Revolution
Enlightenment
French Revolution
A form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictat…
The intellectual movement in Europe, initially associated wit…
A movement in the 18th century that advocated the use of reas…
1789-1799. Period of political and social upheaval in France,…
Absolute ruler
A form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictat…
Scientific Revolution
The intellectual movement in Europe, initially associated wit…
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History Midterm Review
Direct Primary
Who were the progressives?
Progressivism was partly a reaction to?
National Woman's Party
A vote held by all members of a political party to decide the…
Progressives believed industrialization and urbanization had…
Laissez-Faire economics
...
Direct Primary
A vote held by all members of a political party to decide the…
Who were the progressives?
Progressives believed industrialization and urbanization had…
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W history russia
Bolshevik
Trotsky
Reds
Whites
communist
communist leader
communist people in civil war
anti communist people
Bolshevik
communist
Trotsky
communist leader
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Russian Revolution
Bolsheviks
Russian Revolution
Petrograd
Siberia
A member of the majority faction of the Russian Social Democr…
The Russian Revolution was a pair of revolutions in Russia in…
St. Petersburg is a Russian port city on the Baltic Sea. It w…
Siberia is a vast Russian province encompassing most of North…
Bolsheviks
A member of the majority faction of the Russian Social Democr…
Russian Revolution
The Russian Revolution was a pair of revolutions in Russia in…
20 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Russian Revolution
Bolsheviks
Russian Revolution
Petrograd
Siberia
A member of the majority faction of the Russian Social Democr…
The Russian Revolution was a pair of revolutions in Russia in…
St. Petersburg is a Russian port city on the Baltic Sea. It w…
Siberia is a vast Russian province encompassing most of North…
Bolsheviks
A member of the majority faction of the Russian Social Democr…
Russian Revolution
The Russian Revolution was a pair of revolutions in Russia in…
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10th Grade History Unit 7: World War I
Black Hand
Gavrillo Princeps
Wilhelm II
The dismissal of Bismarck
...
...
...
...
Black Hand
...
Gavrillo Princeps
...
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Midterm Chapter 24 World History
Duma
Marie Curie
functionalism
assembly line
Russian legislative assembly created by Nicholas ||
person who discovered the first radioactive element
theory that buildings should be useful rather than ornamental
manufacturing method that allowed more efficient mass product…
Duma
Russian legislative assembly created by Nicholas ||
Marie Curie
person who discovered the first radioactive element
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Russian Revolution
Serfdom
Serfs
Weapons of Totalitarianism
Five Year Plans
Many people believed this was the key to modernizing Russia;…
The poor, uneducated peasants who were legally bound to the n…
Indoctrination, Propaganda, Censorship, Religious Persecution.
Stalin's attempt to modernize the Soviet Union; these set alm…
Serfdom
Many people believed this was the key to modernizing Russia;…
Serfs
The poor, uneducated peasants who were legally bound to the n…
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History Russian Revolution
Bolshevik
Trotsky
Reds
Whites
A radical socialist group
A leader of the Bolshevik Revolution who turned the Red Army…
Communist armies
Counterrevolutionaries
Bolshevik
A radical socialist group
Trotsky
A leader of the Bolshevik Revolution who turned the Red Army…
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History Chapter 33 Terms
Archduke Franz Ferdinand
Entente
Zeppelin
Militarism
was the heir to the Austro-Hungarian throne and was assassina…
a friendly understanding or informal alliance between states…
a large German airship which was used during World War I for…
the glorification of the military... includes a buildup of milit…
Archduke Franz Ferdinand
was the heir to the Austro-Hungarian throne and was assassina…
Entente
a friendly understanding or informal alliance between states…
26 termscreated on January 20, 2017
cold war
Cold War
Iron Curtain
Truman Doctorine
Marshall Plan
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
A political barrier that isolated the peoples of Eastern Euro…
Harry Truman's 1945 speech before a joint session of Congress…
A plan that the US came up with to revive war-torn economies…
Cold War
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
Iron Curtain
A political barrier that isolated the peoples of Eastern Euro…
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America Essay knowledge
What was normalcy
What was unemployment in 1919
What was unemployment in 1921
What fraction of workers were on strik…
Return to the way things were before the war
950,000
5 million
1/4
What was normalcy
Return to the way things were before the war
What was unemployment in 1919
950,000
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Midterm Vocab - Absolutism
Spanish Armada
Huguenots
Edict of Nantes
Divine right
a Spanish fleet of 130 ships that sailed in August 1588
French Protestants
granted the Calvinist Protestants of France substantial right…
the belief that god gave the monarch FULL power
Spanish Armada
a Spanish fleet of 130 ships that sailed in August 1588
Huguenots
French Protestants
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history
ethnic group
boyards
czar
genhis kahn
the russian word for caesar
world emperor
assembly to governmental actions
a large group of people who share the same language and cultu…
ethnic group
the russian word for caesar
boyards
world emperor
30 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Growing Your Vocabulary-Chapter 13- Back to Nature, Growing Your Vocabulary- Chapter 14- All Together Now
aer
aerobics
-ic
historic
air
exercises that improve the body's use of oxygen
having the characteristics of; made of; related to
having to do with history; important in history
aer
air
aerobics
exercises that improve the body's use of oxygen
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Cold War Vocabulary.
Cold war
Iron Curtain
Truman Doctrine
Marshall Plan
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
A political barrier that isolated the peoples of Eastern Euro…
1947, President Truman's policy of providing economic and mil…
A United States program of economic aid for the reconstructio…
Cold war
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
Iron Curtain
A political barrier that isolated the peoples of Eastern Euro…
24 termscreated on January 20, 2017
history
1905
1917 oct/nov
1919
1929
Russo-Japanese War
Russian Rev
Treaty of Versailles
Stock Market Crash
1905
Russo-Japanese War
1917 oct/nov
Russian Rev
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History Vocab
Stresa front
Nazism
Fascism
Totalitarianism
Agreement made on the banks of Lake, between French prime min…
the political principles of the National Socialist German Wor…
an authoritarian and nationalistic right-wing system of gover…
a system of government that is centralized and dictatorial an…
Stresa front
Agreement made on the banks of Lake, between French prime min…
Nazism
the political principles of the National Socialist German Wor…
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topic 7 lesson 4 quiz questions
Which factor was a cause of BOTH revol…
Lenin believed that a socialist revolu…
What was the result of the Allies' int…
Why did Lenin feel he needed to adapt…
Russia's involvement in World War I
revolutions were carried out simultaneously in other parts of…
The Reds appealed to nationalism and urged Russians to drive…
Russia did not have a large force of urban workers.
Which factor was a cause of BOTH revol…
Russia's involvement in World War I
Lenin believed that a socialist revolu…
revolutions were carried out simultaneously in other parts of…
30 termscreated on January 20, 2017
AP World History
less ethnocentric (refers to study of…
trade interactions increased, especial…
belief systems become unifying force... c…
originally " Byzantium"... Byzantium -> C…
Why is "postclassical" a better term than medieval?
trade and interaction in Europe?
3 main themes of PC period
Byzantine Empire (330-1453 AD)
less ethnocentric (refers to study of…
Why is "postclassical" a better term than medieval?
trade interactions increased, especial…
trade and interaction in Europe?
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AP European History midterm
The agricultural crisis at the beginni…
The agricultural crisis at the beginni…
Although the nature of the medieval lo…
Who came to power as a result of the W…
Overspecialization
Overworking the land, poor weather, and overpopulation
Economic crisis
Henry VII
The agricultural crisis at the beginni…
Overspecialization
The agricultural crisis at the beginni…
Overworking the land, poor weather, and overpopulation
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world history
Under joseph stalins command economy s…
The soviet government decided to elimi…
all of the following were goals of the…
Between 1934 and 1939 the great purge…
government officials
collective farming
the promotion of communism worldwide
opposition to stailins power
Under joseph stalins command economy s…
government officials
The soviet government decided to elimi…
collective farming
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Vocab - Learning
Behaviorism
Associative learning
Cognitive learning
Classical conditioning
The view that psychology (1) should be an objective science t…
Learning that certain events occur together. The events may b…
The acquisition of mental information, whether by observing e…
A type of learning in which one learns to link two or more st…
Behaviorism
The view that psychology (1) should be an objective science t…
Associative learning
Learning that certain events occur together. The events may b…
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World War I
Naval Arms race
Triple Entente
Triple Alliance
Cavalry
Building of the battleships
Alliance between France, Great Britain, and Russia
Alliance between Austria-Hungary, Germany, and Italy
soldiers on horses
Naval Arms race
Building of the battleships
Triple Entente
Alliance between France, Great Britain, and Russia
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history 2016-17
schliefin plan
Belgium neutrality
first battle of Marne
world war 1 was a stalemate because...
invade France through neutral Belgium, knock France out of wa…
protected by great britain
In 1914 and establishes western front/trenches
trench warfare
schliefin plan
invade France through neutral Belgium, knock France out of wa…
Belgium neutrality
protected by great britain
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Chapter 6 Section 4
What events caused disaster and defeat…
What did the Congress of Vienna achieve?
Czar Alexander I
Hundred Days
Russian Invasion... Leipzig... Waterloo
Redrew Map/Borders... Restored Monarchies... Punished France
Czar at the time of Napoleon's invasion. He kept drawing back…
brief period of renewed glory for Napoleon and of problems fo…
What events caused disaster and defeat…
Russian Invasion... Leipzig... Waterloo
What did the Congress of Vienna achieve?
Redrew Map/Borders... Restored Monarchies... Punished France
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History TW 1 | 2.8
Problems Russia
Social hierachy/ Marxist pyramid
who are the proletariats
Trans-Siberian Railway
1. it's geography... 2. the class system... 3. condition of the pea…
tsar... nobility... aristocrasts... clergy... bourgeois... army... proletariats
the people that only owned their body, had absolutely nothing
1905
Problems Russia
1. it's geography... 2. the class system... 3. condition of the pea…
Social hierachy/ Marxist pyramid
tsar... nobility... aristocrasts... clergy... bourgeois... army... proletariats
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