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World Cultures Study Guide
Rome
Florence
Michelangelo
Da Vinci
seat of the church
Symbol of energy and brilliance of italian
Multi - talented Artist (Chapel , David , Sistine , Pieta)
Painted Mona Lisa
Rome
seat of the church
Florence
Symbol of energy and brilliance of italian
World Cultures study guide
Cordilleras
Archipelago
Insular
Flora
Parallel chains or ranges of mountain
A group or chain of islands
Constituting an island, as in Java
The plant life of a region
Cordilleras
Parallel chains or ranges of mountain
Archipelago
A group or chain of islands
39 terms
World cultures Maps study
Kazakhstan
Kyrgyzstan
Tajikistan
Turkmenistan
Kazakhstan
Kyrgyzstan
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sanctions
truman
sanctions
penalties imposed on a country to influence their behavior
doctrine to provide financial assistance to countries after W…
penalties imposed on a country to influence their behavior
sanctions
penalties imposed on a country to influence their behavior
truman
doctrine to provide financial assistance to countries after W…
17 terms
World Cultures Study Guide
Gospel
Jesus
Baptism
Apostle
First four books of the New Testament of the Christian Bible
Son of God, born 4 BC in the town of Bethlehem, near Jerusalem
Through the act of baptism, sins are forgiven by the grace of…
Teacher of a new faith or movement
Gospel
First four books of the New Testament of the Christian Bible
Jesus
Son of God, born 4 BC in the town of Bethlehem, near Jerusalem
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Subcontinent - A large landmass that i…
Monsoon - A strong wind that brings he…
Mauryan Empire - An empire lasting fro…
Ashoka - The ruler of the Mauryan Empi…
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Subcontinent - A large landmass that i…
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Monsoon - A strong wind that brings he…
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46 terms
World Cultures Study Guide
PIGEARS
Geospatial Technology
GIS
GIP (Geographic Inquiry Process)
Political: Power, Control, Government... Intellectual: Tools, Ed…
technology like satellites used to acquire more complex infor…
a system of satellite imagery that contains layers and layers…
system of inquiry ( ask, acquire, analyze, explore, organize,…
PIGEARS
Political: Power, Control, Government... Intellectual: Tools, Ed…
Geospatial Technology
technology like satellites used to acquire more complex infor…
World cultures study guide
Henry I
regular clergy
Magna Carta
Charlemagne
This king was known for changing the way the kingdom handled…
This group was responsible for the intellectual needs of medi…
This document is similar to the US Bill of Rights, it was wri…
This leader encouraged all his people to convert to Christian…
Henry I
This king was known for changing the way the kingdom handled…
regular clergy
This group was responsible for the intellectual needs of medi…
World Studies Population/Culture
Death Rate
Birthrate
Famine
Population Density
Number of deaths per year for every 1000 people
Number of births per year for every 1000 people
A severe lack of food
The average number of people in 1 sq. mile
Death Rate
Number of deaths per year for every 1000 people
Birthrate
Number of births per year for every 1000 people
75 terms
World cultures Study Guide
Temujin
Samurai
Shogun
Daimyo
Genghis Khan's real name
Class of warriors in feudal Japan who pledged loyalty to a no…
A general who ruled Japan in the emperor's name
A Japanese feudal lord who commanded a private army of samurai
Temujin
Genghis Khan's real name
Samurai
Class of warriors in feudal Japan who pledged loyalty to a no…
World Cultures Study Guide
Sahara
Hamada
Oasis
North Africa
Largest desert in the world
Main part of the sahara
Place of water and plant life in a desert
Large desert region that has more in common with Southeast As…
Sahara
Largest desert in the world
Hamada
Main part of the sahara
24 terms
World cultures study guide
Development
Economic sectors ... ** Think of Clouds
Agriculture
Industrial
Economic sectors and ¨ization¨ words... *process of evolving
Categories of jobs that people can have.... 1. Agriculture... 2. I…
Growing Crops & raising livestock... example: Corn farmer, Soy…
Making or manufacturing goods... Example: Car manufacturer, T.V…
Development
Economic sectors and ¨ization¨ words... *process of evolving
Economic sectors ... ** Think of Clouds
Categories of jobs that people can have.... 1. Agriculture... 2. I…
34 terms
World Cultures Study Guide
Culture Region
Civilization
Economy
Political Geography
culture region is areas that are unified by common cultural t…
a society that has a highly developed culture and technology.
the wealth and resources of a country or region, especially i…
how different people have organized governments
Culture Region
culture region is areas that are unified by common cultural t…
Civilization
a society that has a highly developed culture and technology.
201 terms
WORLD CULTURES STUDY GUIDE
Belize
Costa Rica
El Salvador
Honduras
Belmopan
San José
San Salvador
Tegucigalpa
Belize
Belmopan
Costa Rica
San José
16 terms
world cultures study guide
maps
globes
projection
distortion
a representation of the features of the earth shown in their…
a sphere that shows the earth
the presentation of an image on a surface
the action of distorting or the state of being distorted
maps
a representation of the features of the earth shown in their…
globes
a sphere that shows the earth
26 terms
World Cultures Study Guide
culture
racism
diffusion
technology
all of the things that make up a people's entire way of life
belief that one racial group is superior to another
the movement of customs or ideas from one place to another
the skills and tools that people use
culture
all of the things that make up a people's entire way of life
racism
belief that one racial group is superior to another
159 terms
World Cultures Study Guide
Elements of Civilization
Nile River
Ancient Egyptians
Papyrus
writing, organised gov. , infrastructure, organised religion,…
longest river in Africa, provided fertile land for settlement…
lived in Egypt from around 3100 BC to 330 BC (until the Roman…
The paper that the Egyptians wrote on and was made from a riv…
Elements of Civilization
writing, organised gov. , infrastructure, organised religion,…
Nile River
longest river in Africa, provided fertile land for settlement…
17 terms
World Cultures Study Guide
Archeology
Anthropology
Anno Domini (A.D.)
Paleolithic
the study of past society's through analysis of what people l…
the study of human life and culture
the year of our Lord
old, stone age
Archeology
the study of past society's through analysis of what people l…
Anthropology
the study of human life and culture
36 terms
World Cultures Study Guide
Parts of Mass
Sacrament
7 Sacraments
Parts of Chapel
gathering, meal sharing, story-telling, commissioning
A sign and instrument of God's presence in the world.
Baptism: initiation... Reconciliation: healing... Communion: initia…
Stations of cross, Tabernacle, Altar, Crucifix/Cross
Parts of Mass
gathering, meal sharing, story-telling, commissioning
Sacrament
A sign and instrument of God's presence in the world.
World Cultures Study Guide
Desertification
Sahara Desert
Tell
Maghreb
The process of a grassland region slowly transforming into a…
Is the largest desert in the world.
Is a small stretch of hills and valleys in northern Algeria.
The westernmost point on the Arab world.
Desertification
The process of a grassland region slowly transforming into a…
Sahara Desert
Is the largest desert in the world.
World cultures exam study
prehistory
archaeologist
artifacts
culture
time before writing recorded events
the scientific study of material remains of past human life a…
an object made by a human being, typically an item of cultura…
the attitudes and behavior characteristic of a particular soc…
prehistory
time before writing recorded events
archaeologist
the scientific study of material remains of past human life a…
12 terms
world Cultures Study Guide
Gilgamesh
Mary leaky
Anthropology
Archaeologist
was a legendary king of Uruk, the worlds first city.
was an anthropologist who searched for ancient fossils in Afr…
The study of human beings.
Study of life in the past by examining things they left behind.
Gilgamesh
was a legendary king of Uruk, the worlds first city.
Mary leaky
was an anthropologist who searched for ancient fossils in Afr…
41 terms
World Cultures study
Rome
Florence
Michelangelo
DaVinc
Center of the Roman Empire
Birthplace of the Renaissance
Sistine chapel
Last supper
Rome
Center of the Roman Empire
Florence
Birthplace of the Renaissance
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Monotheism
Polytheism
Covenant
Regime Change
a religion that has one god
the doctrine of or belief in more than one god or in many gods.
the conditional promises made to humanity by God, as revealed…
the transition from one political regime to another, esp thro…
Monotheism
a religion that has one god
Polytheism
the doctrine of or belief in more than one god or in many gods.
14 terms
world cultures study guide
dao
confucius
wok
tea
the way
the teachings were based on him
a large pan for frying and steaming foods
a custom
dao
the way
confucius
the teachings were based on him
25 terms
World Cultures Vocab Study
Guerilla
Embargo
Rigime
Communism
A member of a small independent group taking part in the irre…
A complete halt on trade
A government in power
A dominating single self- perpetuating political party with c…
Guerilla
A member of a small independent group taking part in the irre…
Embargo
A complete halt on trade
World Cultures Study Guide
List the maps that distort Earth in so…
the arab spring
Mideast conflicts
five characteristics of Islamic Art
the Peters Project- correct area of landmass and oceans direc…
citizens frustrated with the governments and oppression, star…
Palestine vs. Israel... Arab Spring... Shi'ites vs Sunni... Al Quada -…
tesalation, complex star ploygon, linear repeat, arabesques,…
List the maps that distort Earth in so…
the Peters Project- correct area of landmass and oceans direc…
the arab spring
citizens frustrated with the governments and oppression, star…
6 terms
Study World Cultures
Civilization
Physical Geography
Influences Civilization
Past-Present
Organized settlement complex society with technology, religio…
Natural Features: Landforms, Climate, Equation, Soil
Climate, Weather, Water Sources, Rivers, Soil, Shelter,
Before Civilization- change (discovery), food source, people/…
Civilization
Organized settlement complex society with technology, religio…
Physical Geography
Natural Features: Landforms, Climate, Equation, Soil
114 terms
World Cultures Study Set
United Nations
The "Home" Front
Truman Doctrine
Marshall plan
The Cold War
The Cold War
The Cold War
The Cold War
United Nations
The Cold War
The "Home" Front
The Cold War
study guide for world cultures
ROME
Florence
Michelangelo
Da Vinci
center of roman empire
birthplace of the Renaissance
Sistine Chapel
last supper
ROME
center of roman empire
Florence
birthplace of the Renaissance
12 terms
World Cultures Study Cards
hurricane
cyclone
tornado
restored
A strong storm with swirling winds and heavy rainfall
A storm with rotating winds, a typhoon in the Eastern Hemisph…
A storm with powerful winds that follow a unpredicted path
To bring back
hurricane
A strong storm with swirling winds and heavy rainfall
cyclone
A storm with rotating winds, a typhoon in the Eastern Hemisph…
6 terms
World cultures studying
Human Rights Definition
Human Rights Example
Global Citizenship Definition
Actions of a Global Citizen
Rights that a citizen has that the government cannot interfea…
Being able to earn money... Contribute to your society, voting
Someone who is an active citizen throughout their community.
They do things to help their environment and to contribute th…
Human Rights Definition
Rights that a citizen has that the government cannot interfea…
Human Rights Example
Being able to earn money... Contribute to your society, voting
World Cultures Study Guide
Life in Europe
Greece
Exploring Ancient Greece
Rome
People have lived in Europe for a long time because it has fa…
Athens and Sparta were very different like in Sparta women ha…
In ancient greece an acropolis the high city. The Parthenon w…
Julius Caesar was a famous general for Rome and the uncle the…
Life in Europe
People have lived in Europe for a long time because it has fa…
Greece
Athens and Sparta were very different like in Sparta women ha…
World Cultures Study Set
Paleolithic
Neolithic
Water
Resembles Hammurabi's Code
Humans hunted and gathered
Humans farmed, traded, domesticated animals
Where humans built civilization near
Torah- Jews... 1st 5 books of the bible- Christains
Paleolithic
Humans hunted and gathered
Neolithic
Humans farmed, traded, domesticated animals
22 terms
World Cultures Study
Refugees
Arabs
Holocaust
The 1948 War
People who are forced to flee their homeland.
An ethnic group that originated in Arabia, which speaks Arabi…
A program of extermination begun by Nazi Germany against Euro…
A catastrophe to Palestinians and other Arab neighbors.
Refugees
People who are forced to flee their homeland.
Arabs
An ethnic group that originated in Arabia, which speaks Arabi…
World Cultures study set
Caliph
Crusade
Hajj
hejira
secular and religious head of Muslim state, successor to the…
military expeditions by European to regain palestine from the…
pilgrimage to Mecca that all Muslims who are able are expecte…
migration of Muhammad and his followers from Mecca to Medina.
Caliph
secular and religious head of Muslim state, successor to the…
Crusade
military expeditions by European to regain palestine from the…
World Cultures Study Terms
Mycenaean
Trojan War
Dorian
Homer
A group of people who settled on the Greek mainland around 20…
A war fought around 1200 B.C., in which an army led by Mycena…
A Greek-speaking people that according to tradition, migrated…
A blind Greek story teller who composed the epic poem the Ill…
Mycenaean
A group of people who settled on the Greek mainland around 20…
Trojan War
A war fought around 1200 B.C., in which an army led by Mycena…
9 terms
Regions & Cultures: 1E, 1F, 1G World Studies
migration
nomadic herding
cultural diffusion
Judaism
The movement of people from one place to another in order to…
Moving livestock from place to lace in search of grass and fr…
The spread of ideas and products from one place to another.
The oldest organized religion still in practice today, from t…
migration
The movement of people from one place to another in order to…
nomadic herding
Moving livestock from place to lace in search of grass and fr…
11 terms
Regions & Cultures: 1C & 1D Vocabulary World Studies
Regions
Physical Region
Cultural Region
Landforms
an area with similar characteristics that make it distinct fr…
an area that shares the same physical characteristics, such a…
areas in which people share common cultural characteristics,…
the Earth's natural surface features.
Regions
an area with similar characteristics that make it distinct fr…
Physical Region
an area that shares the same physical characteristics, such a…
14 terms
World Cultures Study guide
Revolution ... -Syn/ant... -example
Rebel ... -Syn, ant... -example
Reform ... -syn/ant... -example
Regime ... -syn/ant... -example
Time period in which a group of people are trying to overthro…
A person who tries to change or overthrow a gov't/ruler, at t…
The process of changing something to make it better... -politica…
The gov't, usually one that strictly controls it's citizens l…
Revolution ... -Syn/ant... -example
Time period in which a group of people are trying to overthro…
Rebel ... -Syn, ant... -example
A person who tries to change or overthrow a gov't/ruler, at t…
30 terms
World cultures study guide
Geography
5 themes of geography
3 types of location
Cartography
Description of the Earth
Location, place movement, human environment interactions, reg…
Absolute, relative and nominal
The art of making a map
Geography
Description of the Earth
5 themes of geography
Location, place movement, human environment interactions, reg…
53 terms
World cultures study guide (vocab)
The detective
The story teller
The judge
The philosopher
Investigates the past, determines what happened, and seperate…
Tells the story of history to others and imparts lessons and…
Judges history and makes decisions and sorts what should be e…
Is a reflector and may also be speculation on what was right…
The detective
Investigates the past, determines what happened, and seperate…
The story teller
Tells the story of history to others and imparts lessons and…
106 terms
World Cultures Study Guide
68 What does the term Sub-Saharan Afri…
69 What impact did the arrival of came…
70 What is desertification? What regio…
71 What is the reason for the decline…
geographically, the area of the continent of Africa that lies…
It made trade a lot easier between the deserts
When a Sahara turns into a desert;
???decline in trade compared to sites further north, the exha…
68 What does the term Sub-Saharan Afri…
geographically, the area of the continent of Africa that lies…
69 What impact did the arrival of came…
It made trade a lot easier between the deserts
World Cultures Study Tool
Human Traits:
Physical Traits:
Cultural Traits:
Location:
Something that has been made by a human (such as the Empire S…
Describes the country/location, such as hilly, mountainous, r…
How culture impacts the environment, such as Illinois citizen…
1. Relative- EXACT (Latitude, Longitude)... 2. Absolute- What is…
Human Traits:
Something that has been made by a human (such as the Empire S…
Physical Traits:
Describes the country/location, such as hilly, mountainous, r…
World Cultures vocab study guide
raw materials
trade
colonialism
conscript
material that hasn't been processed or manufactured. (People…
an exchange of items, usually without payment of money. (Afri…
the taking and exploitation of territory by a foreign power f…
to draft for the military or army. (Africans were conscripted…
raw materials
material that hasn't been processed or manufactured. (People…
trade
an exchange of items, usually without payment of money. (Afri…
25 terms
Cultures of the World Study Notes
Culture
Cultural Traits
Technology
Cultural Landscape
Language, religious beliefs, values, customs, and other ways…
A behavioral characteristic of a people, such as a language,…
Tools and skills that people need to use them; the practical…
A landscape that has been changed by human beings and that re…
Culture
Language, religious beliefs, values, customs, and other ways…
Cultural Traits
A behavioral characteristic of a people, such as a language,…
15 terms
World cultures study guide
Phoenician alphabet
Phoenician purple dye
Who had to follow laws?
Who wrote the laws?
Phoenicians spread the alphabet to other cultures. For greeks…
Likely first people to develop purple dye they kept close mon…
The citizens
Middle class members of aristocracy
Phoenician alphabet
Phoenicians spread the alphabet to other cultures. For greeks…
Phoenician purple dye
Likely first people to develop purple dye they kept close mon…
World Cultures Study Guide
Where did fascism emerge after WW1?
In what British industrial revolution…
Scientific revolution was based on?
Attacks on areas that lead to many civ…
italy
Textiles
Careful observations
strategic bombing
Where did fascism emerge after WW1?
italy
In what British industrial revolution…
Textiles
32 terms
World Cultures Study Guide
If any one steal the property of a tem…
If he hold the slaves in his house, an…
If a man take a woman to wife, but hav…
If a man be guilty of incest with his…
From this law, it becomes evident that Mesopotamians valued r…
From this law, the Mesopotamians valued the ownership of slav…
From this law, the Mesopotamians didn't have much value for w…
From this law, the Mesopotamians valued the rights of young w…
If any one steal the property of a tem…
From this law, it becomes evident that Mesopotamians valued r…
If he hold the slaves in his house, an…
From this law, the Mesopotamians valued the ownership of slav…
20 terms
World cultures study Guide
What are the primary parts of the Mass.
What are all the sacraments
Baptism; What category is it in
Reconciliation; What category is it in.
Gathering and meal sharing andstory-telling and commissioning.
Baptism, Reconciliation, Communion, Confirmation, Matrimony,…
Is to take away original sin and stating your acceptance to G…
To take away your sins (Healing)
What are the primary parts of the Mass.
Gathering and meal sharing andstory-telling and commissioning.
What are all the sacraments
Baptism, Reconciliation, Communion, Confirmation, Matrimony,…
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