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189 terms
The SAT World History Essentials
Mesopotamia
Code of Hammurabi
Nile Valley
Indus Valley
A.K.A. the Fertile Crescent. Modern-day Iraq, between rivers…
This was a set of Mesopotamian laws created by the Babylonian…
Annual, predictable flood, natural barriers and villages inst…
Modern-day Pakistan, gender equality, indoor plumbing, fertil…
Mesopotamia
A.K.A. the Fertile Crescent. Modern-day Iraq, between rivers…
Code of Hammurabi
This was a set of Mesopotamian laws created by the Babylonian…
189 terms
SAT World History Long Answers
Mesopotamia
Code of Hammurabi
Nile Valley
Indus Valley
A.K.A. the Fertile Crescent. Modern-day Iraq, between rivers…
This was a set of Mesopotamian laws created by the Babylonian…
Annual, predictable flood, natural barriers and villages inst…
Modern-day Pakistan, gender equality, indoor plumbing, fertil…
Mesopotamia
A.K.A. the Fertile Crescent. Modern-day Iraq, between rivers…
Code of Hammurabi
This was a set of Mesopotamian laws created by the Babylonian…
211 terms
SAT II World History
anthropology
artifacts
paleontologists
radiocarbon dating (carbon 14 method)
study of humans as a species
objects shaped by humans
scientists who study fossilized remains
dating by measuring the amount of radiocarbon remaining in a…
anthropology
study of humans as a species
artifacts
objects shaped by humans
189 terms
SAT World History Review
Mesopotamia
Code of Hammurabi
Nile Valley
Indus Valley
A.K.A. the Fertile Crescent. Modern-day Iraq, between rivers…
This was a set of Mesopotamian laws created by the Babylonian…
Annual, predictable flood, natural barriers and villages inst…
Modern-day Pakistan, gender equality, indoor plumbing, fertil…
Mesopotamia
A.K.A. the Fertile Crescent. Modern-day Iraq, between rivers…
Code of Hammurabi
This was a set of Mesopotamian laws created by the Babylonian…
512 terms
SAT 2 US HISTORY
Regan's rise to power
Regan Revolution
Reganomics
Success of Reganomics
only in America--mediocre actor defeats incumbent Jimmy Carte…
most conservative era since 1920s... -contrast to hippies--mater…
Slumping economy when he entered office:... Anti- Robin Hood: ta…
Unsuccessful... -highest homelessness since 1965... -Recessions of…
Regan's rise to power
only in America--mediocre actor defeats incumbent Jimmy Carte…
Regan Revolution
most conservative era since 1920s... -contrast to hippies--mater…
16 terms
sat history
unequivocal
deliberate
fate
propriety
jednoznaczny
rozmyślać, rozważać, zastanawiać (się)
los
przyzwoitość, stosowność
unequivocal
jednoznaczny
deliberate
rozmyślać, rozważać, zastanawiać (się)
109 terms
SAT History
apex
coalition
melange
lassitude/lethargy
highest point
alliance, combination
mixture, collage, collection
lacking energy, tired
apex
highest point
coalition
alliance, combination
45 terms
SAT History
inexcusable
perpetually
specimen
Polish
不可宽恕的
永久的,无休止的
样本,抽样
抛光剂,上光
inexcusable
不可宽恕的
perpetually
永久的,无休止的
189 terms
SAT World History Essentials
Mesopotamia
Code of Hammurabi
Nile Valley
Indus Valley
A.K.A. the Fertile Crescent. Modern-day Iraq, between rivers…
This was a set of Mesopotamian laws created by the Babylonian…
Annual, predictable flood, natural barriers and villages inst…
Modern-day Pakistan, gender equality, indoor plumbing, fertil…
Mesopotamia
A.K.A. the Fertile Crescent. Modern-day Iraq, between rivers…
Code of Hammurabi
This was a set of Mesopotamian laws created by the Babylonian…
29 terms
SAT HISTORY
confederacy (n.)
apprehension (n.)
beget (v.)
impede (v.)
liên minh, liên bang
fear/sự lĩnh hội
cause
prevent, obstruct (làm trở ngại, ngăn cản)
confederacy (n.)
liên minh, liên bang
apprehension (n.)
fear/sự lĩnh hội
476 terms
US History Flashcards (SAT/AP)
Christopher Columbus
Treaty of Tordesillas
New Spain
Mercantilism
1451-1506... *Italian-born navigator who found fame when he land…
1493... *Created a Papal Line of Demarcation, which divided the…
1400s and 1500s... *Spain's tightly controlled empire in North a…
1500s-1700s... *Prevailing economic philosophy of the 1600s that…
Christopher Columbus
1451-1506... *Italian-born navigator who found fame when he land…
Treaty of Tordesillas
1493... *Created a Papal Line of Demarcation, which divided the…
9 terms
History and the SAT
Dominion
convenant
sedition
coerce
to have supreme authority over
a solemn and binding agreement
to incite resistance against lawful authority
to compel; to use force to achieve ones goals
Dominion
to have supreme authority over
convenant
a solemn and binding agreement
SAT World History Notes
Mesopotamia
Mesopotamian Civilizations
Code of Hammurabi
Nile Valley
A.K.A. the Fertile Crescent. Modern-day Iraq, between rivers…
Sumer - good at math, astronomy. Came up with 60 min, secs, d…
This was a set of Mesopotamian laws created by the Babylonian…
Annual, predictable flood, natural barriers and villages inst…
Mesopotamia
A.K.A. the Fertile Crescent. Modern-day Iraq, between rivers…
Mesopotamian Civilizations
Sumer - good at math, astronomy. Came up with 60 min, secs, d…
696 terms
SAT II US History
Native populations
New Spain
Spanish Southwest and the Pueblo Revolt
Virginia and Maryland
Eastern Woodland people who planted Maize
The Spanish wanted to convert the natives to Christianity thr…
a Pueblo leader named Popé led the Pueblo Revolt to drive the…
First Royal Colony.... Maryland was created as a religious refug…
Native populations
Eastern Woodland people who planted Maize
New Spain
The Spanish wanted to convert the natives to Christianity thr…
26 terms
SAT US History (1)
Bering Strait
Iroquois
Vikings
Cahokia
-Stretch of ocean separating North America from Asia... -여기로 넘어온것
-A confederacy of 6 separate tribes (NY 중심으로)... -Mohawk, Seneca…
-Traveling warriors of Scandinavian ppl... -지금의 Norway, Swede, D…
-Cultivation of corn, Illinois 주변에 거주... -Built the largest city…
Bering Strait
-Stretch of ocean separating North America from Asia... -여기로 넘어온것
Iroquois
-A confederacy of 6 separate tribes (NY 중심으로)... -Mohawk, Seneca…
697 terms
sat us history
Mayflower Compact
William Bradford
Pilgrims and Puritans contrasted
Massachusetts Bay Colony
This document was drafted in 1620 prior to settlement by the…
A Pilgrim, the second governor of the Plymouth colony, 1621-1…
The Pilgrims were separatists who believed that the Church of…
1629 - King Charles gave the Puritans a right to settle and g…
Mayflower Compact
This document was drafted in 1620 prior to settlement by the…
William Bradford
A Pilgrim, the second governor of the Plymouth colony, 1621-1…
387 terms
History SAT 2
It Can't Happen Here by Sinclair Lewis…
Truman justified atomic bombing on Hir…
Platt Amendment (1901)
Equal Rights Amendment (ERA, 1972)
a hypothetical fascist takeover in the US in the 1930s
these cities were industrial centers helping the Japanese war…
1. gave the US the right to intervene in Cuban affairs and ma…
Act passed by Congress but failed because only 35 out of 38 n…
It Can't Happen Here by Sinclair Lewis…
a hypothetical fascist takeover in the US in the 1930s
Truman justified atomic bombing on Hir…
these cities were industrial centers helping the Japanese war…
189 terms
SAT World History Essentials
Mesopotamia
Code of Hammurabi
Nile Valley
Indus Valley
A.K.A. the Fertile Crescent. Modern-day Iraq, between rivers…
This was a set of Mesopotamian laws created by the Babylonian…
Annual, predictable flood, natural barriers and villages inst…
Modern-day Pakistan, gender equality, indoor plumbing, fertil…
Mesopotamia
A.K.A. the Fertile Crescent. Modern-day Iraq, between rivers…
Code of Hammurabi
This was a set of Mesopotamian laws created by the Babylonian…
387 terms
History SAT 2
It Can't Happen Here by Sinclair Lewis…
Truman justified atomic bombing on Hir…
Platt Amendment (1901)
Equal Rights Amendment (ERA, 1972)
a hypothetical fascist takeover in the US in the 1930s
these cities were industrial centers helping the Japanese war…
1. gave the US the right to intervene in Cuban affairs and ma…
Act passed by Congress but failed because only 35 out of 38 n…
It Can't Happen Here by Sinclair Lewis…
a hypothetical fascist takeover in the US in the 1930s
Truman justified atomic bombing on Hir…
these cities were industrial centers helping the Japanese war…
SAT II US History
Iroquois... (culture, location, predecess…
Cahokia... (describe)
Prince Henry the Navigator... (country, s…
Vasco da Gama... (sponsor, significance)
Culture: Matriarchal, but trade and war were delegated to men…
Most advanced North American Indians prior to the arrival of…
- 14th century Portuguese prince... - Pro-navigation and pro-trade
- Portuguese-sponsored sailor... - Sailed around Africa to India…
Iroquois... (culture, location, predecess…
Culture: Matriarchal, but trade and war were delegated to men…
Cahokia... (describe)
Most advanced North American Indians prior to the arrival of…
189 terms
SAT World History Essentials
Mesopotamia
Code of Hammurabi
Nile Valley
Indus Valley
A.K.A. the Fertile Crescent. Modern-day Iraq, between rivers…
This was a set of Mesopotamian laws created by the Babylonian…
Annual, predictable flood, natural barriers and villages inst…
Modern-day Pakistan, gender equality, indoor plumbing, fertil…
Mesopotamia
A.K.A. the Fertile Crescent. Modern-day Iraq, between rivers…
Code of Hammurabi
This was a set of Mesopotamian laws created by the Babylonian…
69 terms
SAT history
consolidated government
convulsion
confederation
exertion
a united government
political disturbance
alliance
effort
consolidated government
a united government
convulsion
political disturbance
36 terms
SAT History
precedent
profoundly
mighty
superintendent
n.先例
adv.深深地,深刻地;衷心地
a.强有力的,强大的
n 管理人,监督人,指挥人;(某一部门的)主管,负责人
precedent
n.先例
profoundly
adv.深深地,深刻地;衷心地
216 terms
sat history
crusades
Age of exploration
Henry the Navigation
caravel
a
b
c
d
crusades
a
Age of exploration
b
140 terms
SAT history
Pangea
Plate tectonics
Carbon 14 dating
accelerator mass spectrometry
supercontinent that split into Laurasia and Gondwanaland
the theory that explains splits of earth's surfaces
method used to determine the age of various archaeological fi…
separates smaller fossil samples, just 1/1000th the size need…
Pangea
supercontinent that split into Laurasia and Gondwanaland
Plate tectonics
the theory that explains splits of earth's surfaces
99 terms
SAT World History Terms
Thucydides
Aeschylus
Sophocles
Euripides
History of the Peloponnesian Wars
Oresteia, Prometheus Bound
Oedipus Rex
Trojan Women, Medea
Thucydides
History of the Peloponnesian Wars
Aeschylus
Oresteia, Prometheus Bound
25 terms
SAT CORE VOCABULARY HISTORY
DRACONIAN
LACONIC
SPARTAN
HALCYON
Strict laws, rules, and punishments.
Very brief, concise, terse, succinct.
Plain, simple, austere.
Idyllically calm and peaceful.
DRACONIAN
Strict laws, rules, and punishments.
LACONIC
Very brief, concise, terse, succinct.
696 terms
SAT II US History
Native populations
New Spain
Spanish Southwest and the Pueblo Revolt
Virginia and Maryland
Eastern Woodland people who planted Maize
The Spanish wanted to convert the natives to Christianity thr…
a Pueblo leader named Popé led the Pueblo Revolt to drive the…
First Royal Colony.... Maryland was created as a religious refug…
Native populations
Eastern Woodland people who planted Maize
New Spain
The Spanish wanted to convert the natives to Christianity thr…
10 terms
History SAT Vocab 1
abhor
bigot
counterfeit
enfranchise
hate
narrow-minded, prejudiced person
fake, false
giving voting rights
abhor
hate
bigot
narrow-minded, prejudiced person
14 terms
SAT Vocabulary: History and Geography
to reject; disavow... - She has repudiate…
a person or event that is chronologica…
an agreement... - He powers accorded to t…
to surrender; to give up... - The patriot…
Repudiate (Verb)
Anachronism (Noun)
Accord (Verb)
Capitulate (Verb)
to reject; disavow... - She has repudiate…
Repudiate (Verb)
a person or event that is chronologica…
Anachronism (Noun)
84 terms
SAT_History_Speech to Senate
apprehension
cooperate
rival
conflict
n. 忧虑,恐惧:suspicion, fear; 逮捕:arrestment; 理解:understand
v.与他人合作
n.竞争者,对手;v.与...匹敌
v./n.斗争,战斗;冲突,抵触
apprehension
n. 忧虑,恐惧:suspicion, fear; 逮捕:arrestment; 理解:understand
cooperate
v.与他人合作
920 terms
SAT II History
Iroquois
Vikings
Cahokia
Cruscades
A later native group to the eastern woodlands. They blended a…
c. 980 first Europeans in North America in Newfoundland, trav…
c. 700 archeological site with 120 sacred mounds, great advan…
1095 Pope launch military campaigns against Muslims to get Pa…
Iroquois
A later native group to the eastern woodlands. They blended a…
Vikings
c. 980 first Europeans in North America in Newfoundland, trav…
185 terms
SAT II World History
Neolithic Revolution
Old Kingdom (2702-2200 BCE)
Middle Kingdom (2050-1800 BCE)
New Kingdom (1552-1100 BCE)
A prehistoric revolution where farming occurs and people star…
Known as the Pyramid age. It declined because the cost of the…
Hyksos conquered the region where the Egyptians were not equi…
Known as the "Age of Conquest" during Ancient Egypt. Egyptian…
Neolithic Revolution
A prehistoric revolution where farming occurs and people star…
Old Kingdom (2702-2200 BCE)
Known as the Pyramid age. It declined because the cost of the…
SAT Subject Test - World History - Chapter Vocabulary
Societies
Pangaea
Laurasia
Gondwanaland
Organized Groups of people who have identifiable languages an…
A supercontinent theorized by scientists of which the center…
The northern continents of Pangaea that broke off about 200 m…
The southern continents of Pangaea that broke off about 200 m…
Societies
Organized Groups of people who have identifiable languages an…
Pangaea
A supercontinent theorized by scientists of which the center…
14 terms
SAT Vocabulary: History and Geography
to reject; disavow
a person or event that is chronologica…
an agreement
to surrender; to give up
Repudiate
Anachronism
Accord
Capitulate
to reject; disavow
Repudiate
a person or event that is chronologica…
Anachronism
189 terms
SAT World History Essentials
Mesopotamia
Code of Hammurabi
Nile Valley
Indus Valley
A.K.A. the Fertile Crescent. Modern-day Iraq, between rivers…
This was a set of Mesopotamian laws created by the Babylonian…
Annual, predictable flood, natural barriers and villages inst…
Modern-day Pakistan, gender equality, indoor plumbing, fertil…
Mesopotamia
A.K.A. the Fertile Crescent. Modern-day Iraq, between rivers…
Code of Hammurabi
This was a set of Mesopotamian laws created by the Babylonian…
189 terms
SAT World History
Mesopotamia
Code of Hammurabi
Nile Valley
Indus Valley
A.K.A. the Fertile Crescent. Modern-day Iraq, between rivers…
This was a set of Mesopotamian laws created by the Babylonian…
Annual, predictable flood, natural barriers and villages inst…
Modern-day Pakistan, gender equality, indoor plumbing, fertil…
Mesopotamia
A.K.A. the Fertile Crescent. Modern-day Iraq, between rivers…
Code of Hammurabi
This was a set of Mesopotamian laws created by the Babylonian…
189 terms
SAT World History Essentials
Mesopotamia
Code of Hammurabi
Nile Valley
Indus Valley
A.K.A. the Fertile Crescent. Modern-day Iraq, between rivers…
This was a set of Mesopotamian laws created by the Babylonian…
Annual, predictable flood, natural barriers and villages inst…
Modern-day Pakistan, gender equality, indoor plumbing, fertil…
Mesopotamia
A.K.A. the Fertile Crescent. Modern-day Iraq, between rivers…
Code of Hammurabi
This was a set of Mesopotamian laws created by the Babylonian…
189 terms
SAT World History Review
Mesopotamia
Code of Hammurabi
Nile Valley
Indus Valley
A.K.A. the Fertile Crescent. Modern-day Iraq, between rivers…
This was a set of Mesopotamian laws created by the Babylonian…
Annual, predictable flood, natural barriers and villages inst…
Modern-day Pakistan, gender equality, indoor plumbing, fertil…
Mesopotamia
A.K.A. the Fertile Crescent. Modern-day Iraq, between rivers…
Code of Hammurabi
This was a set of Mesopotamian laws created by the Babylonian…
189 terms
SAT World History Essentials
Mesopotamia
Code of Hammurabi
Nile Valley
Indus Valley
A.K.A. the Fertile Crescent. Modern-day Iraq, between rivers…
This was a set of Mesopotamian laws created by the Babylonian…
Annual, predictable flood, natural barriers and villages inst…
Modern-day Pakistan, gender equality, indoor plumbing, fertil…
Mesopotamia
A.K.A. the Fertile Crescent. Modern-day Iraq, between rivers…
Code of Hammurabi
This was a set of Mesopotamian laws created by the Babylonian…
113 terms
SAT US HISTORY COLD WAR
"Big Three"
Teheran Conference
Bretton Woods Conference
Containment
allies during WWII; Soviet Union - Stalin, United Kingdom - C…
December, 1943 - A meeting between FDR, Churchill and Stalin…
1944, (FDR) , The common name for the United Nations Monetary…
American policy of resisting further expansion of communism a…
"Big Three"
allies during WWII; Soviet Union - Stalin, United Kingdom - C…
Teheran Conference
December, 1943 - A meeting between FDR, Churchill and Stalin…
SAT Essay: History Major Vocabulary
Acquisition
Aptitude
Austerity
Beget
n; the act of gaining especially through effort
n; a natural ability : capacity for learning
n; a simple and plain quality
v; to cause something to happen or exist
Acquisition
n; the act of gaining especially through effort
Aptitude
n; a natural ability : capacity for learning
96 terms
SAT US HISTORY REVOLUTIONARY ERA
Abolitionism
Anti-Federalists
Appalachian Plateau
Articles of Confederation
movement to stop slave trade and set slaves free
Opposed to ratification of Const. due to lack of Bill of Righ…
Southern region at outbreak of Civil War that had strongest p…
Attempt by 2nd cont. congress. Power went to all of the state…
Abolitionism
movement to stop slave trade and set slaves free
Anti-Federalists
Opposed to ratification of Const. due to lack of Bill of Righ…
SAT US HISTORY LITERARY WRITERS
James Fenimore Cooper
Washington Irving
Edgar Allan Poe
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
"The Last Mohican"... - explored the line between civilization a…
"The Legend of the Sleepy Hollow," "Rip Van Winkle"... - Hudson…
"The Tell-Tale Heart"... - Romantic writer ... - dark side of mid-1…
"Paul Revere's Ride," "Hiawatha"... Poet
James Fenimore Cooper
"The Last Mohican"... - explored the line between civilization a…
Washington Irving
"The Legend of the Sleepy Hollow," "Rip Van Winkle"... - Hudson…
History and SAT words
sage
relate
anthropologist
diverge
wise man
to narrate
scientists who study human history
come from
sage
wise man
relate
to narrate
200 terms
SAT 2 US History
It Can't Happen Here by Sinclair Lewis…
Truman justified atomic bombing on Hir…
Platt Amendment (1901)
Equal Rights Amendment (ERA, 1972)
a hypothetical fascist takeover in the US in the 1930s
these cities were industrial centers helping the Japanese war…
1. gave the US the right to intervene in Cuban affairs and ma…
Act passed by Congress but failed because only 35 out of 38 n…
It Can't Happen Here by Sinclair Lewis…
a hypothetical fascist takeover in the US in the 1930s
Truman justified atomic bombing on Hir…
these cities were industrial centers helping the Japanese war…
29 terms
Sat words history
Spurious
Lassitude
Verbosity
Verbiage
Looks like it could be true but is not
A state of physical or mental weariness; lack of energy
Quality of using more words than needed wordy
Speech or writing that uses too many words excessively techni…
Spurious
Looks like it could be true but is not
Lassitude
A state of physical or mental weariness; lack of energy
65 terms
US History SAT Subject Test Definitions
Abigail Adams
Carrie Chapman Catt
Petticoat Affair
Emma Goldman
Wife of John Adams. During the Revolutionary War, she wrote l…
(1859-1947) A suffragette who was president of the National W…
Eaton, an ex-Senator and now Jackson's Secretary of War, marr…
An outspoken radical who was deported after being arrested on…
Abigail Adams
Wife of John Adams. During the Revolutionary War, she wrote l…
Carrie Chapman Catt
(1859-1947) A suffragette who was president of the National W…
2,000 terms
SAT II US History
Primogeniture
Stamp Act
The Treaty of Ghent
The War of 1812 Causes
Feudal law in ENGLAND, where only the firstborn son could inh…
1765 (same year as Quartering Act). Stamps HAD to be placed o…
1814. After the War of 1812. Treaty between US and England, s…
1. Newly elected representatives to Congress, known as "War H…
Primogeniture
Feudal law in ENGLAND, where only the firstborn son could inh…
Stamp Act
1765 (same year as Quartering Act). Stamps HAD to be placed o…
784 terms
SAT subject world history
prehistory
accelerator mass spectrometry
chronology
Great Rift Valley
before written history
separates smaller fossil samples
human story through time
tectonic forces led to formation of long spacious valley wher…
prehistory
before written history
accelerator mass spectrometry
separates smaller fossil samples
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