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17 terms
World Cultures Study Guide
The five branches of geography
The seven social sciences
Anthropology
Sociology
Location... Place... How humans relate to their environment... The mov…
Anthropology... Sociology... Economics... Political science... Geography…
Studies human evolution and modern cultures
Humans in groups
The five branches of geography
Location... Place... How humans relate to their environment... The mov…
The seven social sciences
Anthropology... Sociology... Economics... Political science... Geography…
48 terms
World cultures study guide
Peninsula
Strait
climate
Agricultural revolution
A piece of land surrounded by 3 bodies of water
where a river connects to 2 bodies of water
weather conditions
the beginning of farming
Peninsula
A piece of land surrounded by 3 bodies of water
Strait
where a river connects to 2 bodies of water
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world cultures study guide
fief
heresy
bailiff
vernacular
piece of land a lord provided his vassal
going against the beliefs of the church
manager of the lords lands
everyday language
fief
piece of land a lord provided his vassal
heresy
going against the beliefs of the church
29 terms
World cultures study guide
Bedouin
Caravan
Barter
Sedentary
A nomadic Arab of the desert
A group of people, usually traders, traveling together
Traded
Someone who settles in one area
Bedouin
A nomadic Arab of the desert
Caravan
A group of people, usually traders, traveling together
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World cultures study guide
Culture region
Culture
Ethnicity
Race
People live close to one another to share resources , for soc…
Set of belief, behaviors, and traits shared by a group of peo…
A group of people who have a common racial, national, tribal,…
A group of people who share biological race such as skin colo…
Culture region
People live close to one another to share resources , for soc…
Culture
Set of belief, behaviors, and traits shared by a group of peo…
45 terms
World Cultures Study Guide
P'u
Ch'i
Tao
Wu-Wei
Simplicity, the Taoists believed the best way to live was sim…
The force that animates the universe
"The way" or your ideal path in life
"non-action", to go with the flow and not force things to hap…
P'u
Simplicity, the Taoists believed the best way to live was sim…
Ch'i
The force that animates the universe
38 terms
Study Guide World Cultures
Rome
Florence
Michaelangelo
da Vinci
center of the Roman Empire
birthplace of the Renaissance
Sistine Chapel
Last Supper
Rome
center of the Roman Empire
Florence
birthplace of the Renaissance
16 terms
World Culture Study
Dionysus
Theatron
Orchestra
Lampoon
god of wine and food
the place where the people of the audience would sit
the area the performance took place on (not a music reference)
criticizing someone through acting
Dionysus
god of wine and food
Theatron
the place where the people of the audience would sit
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Study Guide - World Cultures
peninsula
The island of Crete lies southeast of…
They were originally from central Asia…
Athens, eventually dropped the land-ow…
What is the Geography of the country Greece?
Minoans - when were they here, where did they live, how did t…
Mycenaean's - when were they here, where did they live, what…
Who could be citizens of Greek City-States?
peninsula
What is the Geography of the country Greece?
The island of Crete lies southeast of…
Minoans - when were they here, where did they live, how did t…
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World cultures study guide
Renaissance
"Renaissance man"
Reformation
European exploration ... How did it effec…
...
Accomplished, strong, knows a lot
People broke away from the Catholic Church, church lost influ…
...
Renaissance
...
"Renaissance man"
Accomplished, strong, knows a lot
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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
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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
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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…
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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…
11 terms
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…
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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…
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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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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
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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
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.
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
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WORLD CULTURES STUDY GUIDE
Belize
Costa Rica
El Salvador
Honduras
Belmopan
San José
San Salvador
Tegucigalpa
Belize
Belmopan
Costa Rica
San José
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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…
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
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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…
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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…
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World cultures study guide
The niger over contributed to the tran…
The empire of Ghana fell apar because of
Ghana made money trade by
If you a Wangaran you traded to get
Camels
Loss of resources
Taxing trader
Salt
The niger over contributed to the tran…
Camels
The empire of Ghana fell apar because of
Loss of resources
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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…
57 terms
World Cultures Study
early roman religon
Jupiter
venus
264 BC
polytheistic... had household shrines... engaged in public festival…
zeus
aphrodite
Rome ruled all of Italy in...
early roman religon
polytheistic... had household shrines... engaged in public festival…
Jupiter
zeus
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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 Set
nomadic
migrate
society
hunter-gatherer
anything that involves moving around a lot
move from one region or habitat to another
the aggregate of people living in a more or less ordered comm…
a member of a nomadic people who live chiefly by hunting, fis…
nomadic
anything that involves moving around a lot
migrate
move from one region or habitat to another
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World Cultures Study stuff...
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.
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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Study guide to world cultures
Respect
Tolerance
Prejudice
Discrimination
High regard or esteem felt or shown for a person, group, thin…
To be patient with the opinions or practices of others; freed…
An attitude in a closed mind; a pre-convinced opinion not bas…
Unjust or prejudicial treatment of a person or group, especia…
Respect
High regard or esteem felt or shown for a person, group, thin…
Tolerance
To be patient with the opinions or practices of others; freed…
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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
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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…
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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
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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…
41 terms
World Cultures Studying
Domesticate
Cultural Hearth
Agricultural Revolution
Desertification
To keep animals as a source of labor and food
The center of civilization from which ideas/tech. Spread to o…
When't from hunter/gatherers to a farming civilization with a…
Gradual change from fertile to less productive land (DESERT)
Domesticate
To keep animals as a source of labor and food
Cultural Hearth
The center of civilization from which ideas/tech. Spread to o…
40 terms
World cultures study guide
Martin Luther
John Calvin
Christopher Columbus
Hernando Cortes
German friar, Catholic priest, professor of theology and semi…
Influential French theologian and pastor during the Protestan…
Genoese explorer, navigator, and colonizer, born in the Repub…
Invaded the Aztecs
Martin Luther
German friar, Catholic priest, professor of theology and semi…
John Calvin
Influential French theologian and pastor during the Protestan…
35 terms
world cultures study
history
culture
archaeology
fossil
the study of the past
the knowledge beliefs customs and values of a group of people
the study of the past based on what people left behind
apart or imprint of something that was once alive
history
the study of the past
culture
the knowledge beliefs customs and values of a group of people
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
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…
24 terms
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
39 terms
World Cultures Study Guide
The "Arab World" refers to the countri…
Christianity
Islam Stuff
Judaism
"Arab Spring" refers - time when riots and civil wars broke o…
Christianity-... One of the most influential religions in histor…
Islam- ... Followers-Muslim... Day of Worship- Friday... Quaran... Mosque…
Judaism- ... Oldest out of the three... No Jesus... Torah... Synagogue... St…
The "Arab World" refers to the countri…
"Arab Spring" refers - time when riots and civil wars broke o…
Christianity
Christianity-... One of the most influential religions in histor…
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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
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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…
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…
16 terms
World Cultures study guide
What is an issue?
What is a problem?
What are the basic needs of a society?
What are building blocks?
Large scale conflict or concern. Ex. Lack of basic needs, war…
Small scale dilemma/situation that: impacts 1-3 people, solut…
Food, water, and shelter.
Government, religion/philosophy, business/media, education, h…
What is an issue?
Large scale conflict or concern. Ex. Lack of basic needs, war…
What is a problem?
Small scale dilemma/situation that: impacts 1-3 people, solut…
18 terms
World Cultures Study Guide
How long ago did an agricultural revol…
Where did a agricultural revolution be…
What is a agricultural revolution
When did the Bantu Migration occur
10,000 years ago
Central Africa
It is when people start to grow crops instead of gathering pl…
Around 2000 B.C.
How long ago did an agricultural revol…
10,000 years ago
Where did a agricultural revolution be…
Central Africa
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