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History of World Societies Study Guide
Indian Ocean
Ming China
Yongle Emperor
Zheng He
Used for trading between the East and West
The resulting rule by Yongle Emperor after recovering from a…
Ruler during Ming China that lead the imperialistic movement…
Admiral who commanded the fleet of trading vessels on far exp…
Indian Ocean
Used for trading between the East and West
Ming China
The resulting rule by Yongle Emperor after recovering from a…
65 terms
Foundations of Society - World History
Jared Diamond
Geography
Nomads
Paleolithic Age
An American scientist best known for his popular science books
study of the Earth's surface; topographic and land vegetation
People who do not live in one place; travelers; they travel f…
second part of the Stone Age; began around 750,000 BC and end…
Jared Diamond
An American scientist best known for his popular science books
Geography
study of the Earth's surface; topographic and land vegetation
77 terms
A History of World Societies
Hominids
Paleolithic Era
Foraging
Neolithic Era
A creature belonging to the family Hominidae, which includes…
Called the Old Stone Age (from 10,000 to 2.5 million years ag…
Behavior associated with recognizing, searching for, capturin…
"New Stone Age" characterized by the development of agricultu…
Hominids
A creature belonging to the family Hominidae, which includes…
Paleolithic Era
Called the Old Stone Age (from 10,000 to 2.5 million years ag…
World History-Classical Societies
Hoplite
Pope
Daimyo
Shogun
A heavily armed Greek foot soldier.
The bishop of Rome, head of the Roman Catholic Church.
Heads of Japanese noble families who control vast estates.
A powerful military leader in Japan.
Hoplite
A heavily armed Greek foot soldier.
Pope
The bishop of Rome, head of the Roman Catholic Church.
8 terms
World History- Egyptian Society
Positive
Women
Hieroglyphs
Hieratic script
Their attitude toward life.
Had many rights, could own property and business, and could r…
Ideograms used for formal writing.
Simplified version of Egyptian writing.
Positive
Their attitude toward life.
Women
Had many rights, could own property and business, and could r…
28 terms
World History: Mass Society and Democracy
Assembly line
Industrialization: good
Industrialization: bad
Result of growth of population
Each person in a line adds a part to reach a final product
things are cheaper
Factory workers need to fight for rights... work in slums/long…
No rural (Farm) jobs, people move to cities
Assembly line
Each person in a line adds a part to reach a final product
Industrialization: good
things are cheaper
6 terms
Social Studies: World History (Human Society to approximately 3000 BCE)
Prehistory
Anthropology
Participant observation
Archaeology
The period of human achievement prior to the development of w…
The scientific study of human culture and humanity and the re…
Method of study in which an anthropologist studies and learns…
The scientific study of past human cultures by studying the r…
Prehistory
The period of human achievement prior to the development of w…
Anthropology
The scientific study of human culture and humanity and the re…
World History (Classical Societies)
Confucius
Meritocracy
Achievements of the Han Dynasty
Qin Shi Huangdi
Founder of Confucianism
Being in position because you are qualified
Paper/printing, compass, seismograph, steel, gunpowder, porce…
Founder of the Qin Dynasty, united the warring states
Confucius
Founder of Confucianism
Meritocracy
Being in position because you are qualified
68 terms
A History of World Societies
Hominids
Paleolithic Era
Foraging
Neolithic Era
A creature belonging to the family Hominidae, which includes…
Called the Old Stone Age (from 10,000 to 2.5 million years ag…
Behavior associated with recognizing, searching for, capturin…
"New Stone Age" characterized by the development of agricultu…
Hominids
A creature belonging to the family Hominidae, which includes…
Paleolithic Era
Called the Old Stone Age (from 10,000 to 2.5 million years ag…
90 terms
A history of world societies 9e, chapter 16 study guide
In spite of its diversity, Southern As…
Define "bride wealth."
What word best describes religious pra…
Whose voyages launched for the Southea…
Austronesian languages and diet
A sum of money paid to the bride and her family at the time o…
Diversity
Zheng He
In spite of its diversity, Southern As…
Austronesian languages and diet
Define "bride wealth."
A sum of money paid to the bride and her family at the time o…
51 terms
World History Societies
Natufian Society
Jemon Society
Chinook Society
Sumerian
13500-10500 BCE
10000 - 300 BCE
3000 BCE-1850 CE
3200-2350 BCE
Natufian Society
13500-10500 BCE
Jemon Society
10000 - 300 BCE
26 terms
beginnings of human society--world studies
history
prehistory
archaeologist
oral traditons
written and other recorded events of people
Time before writing was invented
a scientist who examines objects to learn about the human past
Stories passed down through generations by word of mouth.
history
written and other recorded events of people
prehistory
Time before writing was invented
History of World Societies
What is the Paleolithic era?
What types of things did men do during…
What types of things did women do duri…
Homo sapiens
It was one of the most recent history of earth; it was an era…
Man was a very primitive hunter and gather they didn't really…
Women can give more energy so they could carry a child to ter…
thinking man
What is the Paleolithic era?
It was one of the most recent history of earth; it was an era…
What types of things did men do during…
Man was a very primitive hunter and gather they didn't really…
History of World Societies: Chapter 2
Writing
Historia
Inquiry
Eyewitness accounts
Beginning about 5000 years ago, people in some parts of the w…
What Greek word does the term history come from?
What word did Herodotus use history in place of?
What was Herodotus proud that he could rely on for his histor…
Writing
Beginning about 5000 years ago, people in some parts of the w…
Historia
What Greek word does the term history come from?
A History of World Societies
Zaibatsu
Collectivization
Truman doctrine
NATO
large family-controlled banking and industrial groups that ow…
imposed by the soviet union a policy of forced consolidation…
used to contain communism-the principle that the US should gi…
north Atlantic treaty organization-military alliance of Europ…
Zaibatsu
large family-controlled banking and industrial groups that ow…
Collectivization
imposed by the soviet union a policy of forced consolidation…
History of World Societies
Social Darwinism
Muhammad Ali
Scramble of Africa
Omdurman
"survival of the fittest" ... species evolve by means of natural…
(1769-1849)... - early to mid 19th century. ... -Begins or rebegins…
-Berlin Conference took place for the Scramble of Africa to s…
When? mid 19th century?... -British slaughtered the Islams in Om…
Social Darwinism
"survival of the fittest" ... species evolve by means of natural…
Muhammad Ali
(1769-1849)... - early to mid 19th century. ... -Begins or rebegins…
world history dates of societies
Bantu
The varna caste system
Oracle Bones
Mesopotamia
3000-1000BC
500 BC
1600-1040BC
4000BC
Bantu
3000-1000BC
The varna caste system
500 BC
68 terms
A History of World Societies
Hominids
Paleolithic Era
Foraging
Neolithic Era
A creature belonging to the family Hominidae, which includes…
Called the Old Stone Age (from 10,000 to 2.5 million years ag…
Behavior associated with recognizing, searching for, capturin…
"New Stone Age" characterized by the development of agricultu…
Hominids
A creature belonging to the family Hominidae, which includes…
Paleolithic Era
Called the Old Stone Age (from 10,000 to 2.5 million years ag…
19 terms
The Beginnings of Human Society - Prentice Hall World Studies
history
prehistory
archaeologist
oral traditions
written and other recorded events of people
time before writing was invented
a scientist who examines objects to learn about the human past
stories passed down by word of mouth
history
written and other recorded events of people
prehistory
time before writing was invented
History of World Societies: Chapter 5
Hellas
By the mountains and small plains
Peloponnesus
Aegean
What did the Greeks call their land?
Where did early Greek settlers establish small communities?
Name for the Greek peninsula and its southern peninsular exte…
Name for islands surrounding the Peloponnesus
Hellas
What did the Greeks call their land?
By the mountains and small plains
Where did early Greek settlers establish small communities?
30 terms
World History: Beginnings of Human Society
Prehistoric man lived around 10,000 BC.
Prehistoric means "before written reco…
During the stone-age, man used stone w…
Domestication means growing crops and…
True
True
True
True
Prehistoric man lived around 10,000 BC.
True
Prehistoric means "before written reco…
True
African Societies World History
Kush
Kush
Axum
Ezana
What Northeast African empire was heavily influenced by Egypt?
This Northeaster African empire peaked between 1700-1500 BC
What empire invades the African Empire of Kush?
Under what king did Axum become the first Christian state?
Kush
What Northeast African empire was heavily influenced by Egypt?
Kush
This Northeaster African empire peaked between 1700-1500 BC
40 terms
World Societies Study guide
The Virgin Queen
Serfdom
Anglican Church
Ottoman Empire
Elizabeth, first of England who never married.
the condition of European peasants under feudalism. Also mean…
Church established by Henry the 8th official church of England.
one of three great Islamic Empires. known as the longest last…
The Virgin Queen
Elizabeth, first of England who never married.
Serfdom
the condition of European peasants under feudalism. Also mean…
beginnings of human society--world studies
history
prehistory
archaeologist
oral traditons
written and other recorded events of people
Time before writing was invented
a scientist who examines objects to learn about the human past
Stories passed down through generations by word of mouth.
history
written and other recorded events of people
prehistory
Time before writing was invented
80 terms
World History II: Industrialism and Western Society
enclosure movement
capital
entrepreneurs
cottage industry
Landowners fenced off common lands which forced many peasants…
money
found new ways to make profit in a laissez-faire market economy
The production of cotton in the eighteenth century
enclosure movement
Landowners fenced off common lands which forced many peasants…
capital
money
25 terms
Classical Societies-World History
Hoplite
Pope
Daimyo
Shogun
A heavily armed Greek foot soldier.
The bishopof Rome, headd of Roman catholic church.
Head of Japanese noble families who controls vast estates.
A powerful military leader in Japan.
Hoplite
A heavily armed Greek foot soldier.
Pope
The bishopof Rome, headd of Roman catholic church.
World History - Classical Societies
Hoplite
Pope
Daimyo
Shogun
Armed Greek foot soldier
The bishop of Rome, head of the Roman Catholic Church
Heads of Japanese noble families who control vast estates
A powerful military leader in Japan
Hoplite
Armed Greek foot soldier
Pope
The bishop of Rome, head of the Roman Catholic Church
18 terms
AP World History Classical Society
Religion
previously codified religions
currently codifying religions
Judaism
RELIGION PROVIDES BOTH COMMUNITY BONDS AS WELL AS A MORAL COD…
Judaism and Hinduism
Buddhism, Confucianism, Daoism, and Christianity
The FIRST MONOTHEISTIC religion, Holy Book (TORAH) Codified a…
Religion
RELIGION PROVIDES BOTH COMMUNITY BONDS AS WELL AS A MORAL COD…
previously codified religions
Judaism and Hinduism
Unit 1 - World History - Foundations of Society
Jared Diamond
Paleolithic Age
Hunter-Gatherers
Neolithic Age
scientist that visits less fortunate countries and tells the…
hunter-gatherers, small groups of 20-30 people, nomadic
hunt animals and gather crops (i.e. grains)
first agricultural revolution, domestication of animals, farm…
Jared Diamond
scientist that visits less fortunate countries and tells the…
Paleolithic Age
hunter-gatherers, small groups of 20-30 people, nomadic
World history changes in medieval society
Muslim technology
Usury
Seven liberal arts:
Dante Alighieri
Ships, navigation and weapons, in addition to a number of Isl…
The chruch forbade Christians from lending money at interest,…
Arithmetic, geometric, astronomy, music, grammar, rhetoric an…
wrote The Divine Comedy (about 1308-1314) in Italian.
Muslim technology
Ships, navigation and weapons, in addition to a number of Isl…
Usury
The chruch forbade Christians from lending money at interest,…
World History (Mesopotamia societies)
City State
Ziggurat
Theocracy
Empire
Cities and the countryside around them. Were the basic units…
A massive stepped tower with a temple on top
A government by divine authority
A large political unit or state,usually under a single leader…
City State
Cities and the countryside around them. Were the basic units…
Ziggurat
A massive stepped tower with a temple on top
9 terms
World History/Global Studies Exam 1: Paleolithic and Neolithic Societies
domestication
nomadic
band
Venus figurines
to convert (animals, plants, etc.) to domestic uses; tame.
a member of a people or tribe that has no permanent abode but…
a division of a nomadic tribe; a group of individuals who mov…
prehistoric statuettes of women portrayed with similar physic…
domestication
to convert (animals, plants, etc.) to domestic uses; tame.
nomadic
a member of a people or tribe that has no permanent abode but…
World History (societies)
Where were the Hittites?
Where were the Hyksos?
Where were the Nubians?
Where were the Minoans?
Anatdial... Asia minor
Isthmus of Suez
South of Egypt
Crete
Where were the Hittites?
Anatdial... Asia minor
Where were the Hyksos?
Isthmus of Suez
160 terms
World History: Ancient Indian Society
What is the capital of india
What type of government do they have
How does their legislature work
Who is the prime minister
Delhi
Parliamentary democracy
The parliament chooses the prime minister
Nerendra Modi
What is the capital of india
Delhi
What type of government do they have
Parliamentary democracy
22 terms
beginnings of human society--world studies
written and other recorded events of p…
Time before writing was invented
a scientist who examines objects to le…
Stories passed down through generation…
history
prehistory
archaeologist
oral traditons
written and other recorded events of p…
history
Time before writing was invented
prehistory
12 terms
Government and Society Vocabulary (World Studies)
SPQR
Tripartite Government
Magistrates
Consuls
Latin for the Roman Senate and People, and used to show pride…
Three branches of Government that each held their own power,…
The elected officials of Rome that were mostly Patricians
Two people that were the most powerful Magistrates that comma…
SPQR
Latin for the Roman Senate and People, and used to show pride…
Tripartite Government
Three branches of Government that each held their own power,…
History of World Societies: Chapter 3
Warm
79
85
Vindhya Mountains and Deccan Plateau
Most areas in India are what all year?
Average temperature in Northern India
Average temperature in Southern India
South of the gear river valleys rise the jungle-clad what and…
Warm
Most areas in India are what all year?
79
Average temperature in Northern India
History of World Societies: Chapter 4
Yellow River
The soil
Floods
Loess
The northern part of China proper is drained by what river?
What gives the Yellow River its characteristic color?
Because of the loose soil, the Yellow River easily what unles…
Fine wind-driven Earth that is fertile and easy to work even…
Yellow River
The northern part of China proper is drained by what river?
The soil
What gives the Yellow River its characteristic color?
21 terms
Civics and World Societies Government Study
Definition of civics
Definition of citizen
Definition of government
"State of Nature"
The study of government and the rights and responsibilities o…
A resident with full rights, protections and privileges, espe…
The organization that runs a country
A situation with no government
Definition of civics
The study of government and the rights and responsibilities o…
Definition of citizen
A resident with full rights, protections and privileges, espe…
Early societies -World history
The Bantu Migration began in the regio…
The great expansion of the Bantu Migra…
List the Sudanic kingdoms in chronolog…
Mansa Musa belonged to, and was king o…
south Africa
Agricultural
Ghana ... Mali ... Songhai
Mali
The Bantu Migration began in the regio…
south Africa
The great expansion of the Bantu Migra…
Agricultural
History of World Societies: Chapter 2
Writing
Historia
Inquiry
Eyewitness accounts
Beginning about 5000 years ago, people in some parts of the w…
What Greek word does the term history come from?
What word did Herodotus use history in place of?
What was Herodotus proud that he could rely on for his histor…
Writing
Beginning about 5000 years ago, people in some parts of the w…
Historia
What Greek word does the term history come from?
22 terms
World History European Society Vocab
Old Regime
Aristocratic Resurgence
Family Economy
Agricultural Revolution
The pattern of social, political, and economic relationships…
The nobility's reaction to the threat to their social positio…
The basic structure of production and consumption in preindus…
The innovations in farm production that began in the 18th cen…
Old Regime
The pattern of social, political, and economic relationships…
Aristocratic Resurgence
The nobility's reaction to the threat to their social positio…
World History Early Complex Societies
Who was Gilgamesh?
What is the Epic of Gilgamesh?
How were the first complex societies d…
Is a complex society a civilization>
best known figure of ancient Mesopotamian society... fifth king…
Gilgamesh had a perfect body (given to him by the gods), stre…
agricultural communities
no
Who was Gilgamesh?
best known figure of ancient Mesopotamian society... fifth king…
What is the Epic of Gilgamesh?
Gilgamesh had a perfect body (given to him by the gods), stre…
Honors World History- Mass Society
Assembly Line
Mass Production
Bourgeoisie
Proletariat
An arrangement of machines, tools, and workers in which a pro…
The production or manufacture of goods in large quantities, e…
A member of the middle class.
The class of wage earners, especially those who earn their li…
Assembly Line
An arrangement of machines, tools, and workers in which a pro…
Mass Production
The production or manufacture of goods in large quantities, e…
14 terms
AP World History Making of Industrial Society
Economic specialization
Industrialization
Foundations of Industrialism
Industrialization of Great Britain
A method of production that focuses exclusively on producing…
The process of an agricultural society to an industrial socie…
-More agriculture=more people=more jobs... -Rivers and canals we…
-18th century: switch from wood to coal as fuel because... 1) d…
Economic specialization
A method of production that focuses exclusively on producing…
Industrialization
The process of an agricultural society to an industrial socie…
17 terms
World History Pre agricultural societies
Neolithic Revolution
Cultivation
Husbandry
Domestication
Plant and Animal Domestication
incipient farming. Aiding and manipulating plant growth throu…
General term for managing herds, capturing, herding, taming,…
Genetic alteration of plants and animals by human selection,…
Neolithic Revolution
Plant and Animal Domestication
Cultivation
incipient farming. Aiding and manipulating plant growth throu…
History of World Societies: Chapter 6
Romulus and Remus
Senate
Seven
Patricians
Who are the alleged founders of Rome?
What word means council of old men?
How many Roman rulers did the Senate elect after Romulus?
A heredity aristocrat
Romulus and Remus
Who are the alleged founders of Rome?
Senate
What word means council of old men?
World History-Early Societies of Africa
Sahara
Sahel
savanna
animism
A huge desert stretching across most of North Africa
Belt south of the Sahara where it transitions into the savann…
a grassy plain in tropical and subtropical regions, with few…
Belief that objects, such as plants and stones, or natural ev…
Sahara
A huge desert stretching across most of North Africa
Sahel
Belt south of the Sahara where it transitions into the savann…
World History: Mass Society and Democracy
Assembly line
Industrialization: good
Industrialization: bad
Result of growth of population
Each person in a line adds a part to reach a final product
things are cheaper
Factory workers need to fight for rights... work in slums/long…
No rural (Farm) jobs, people move to cities
Assembly line
Each person in a line adds a part to reach a final product
Industrialization: good
things are cheaper
33 terms
WORLD HISTORY- Mass Society and Democracy
Thomas Edison
Alexander Graham Bell
Guglielmo Marconi
Orville and Wilbur Wright
- invented the lightbulb
- invented the telephone in 1876
- sent the first radio waves across the Atlantic in 1901
- 1903... - made the first powered flight in a fixed-wing plane…
Thomas Edison
- invented the lightbulb
Alexander Graham Bell
- invented the telephone in 1876
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