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Summer Reading World History
Burgher
Obligatory
Bourgeoisie
Tidewater
middle class citizen
necessary
members of the middle class
sea water
Burgher
middle class citizen
Obligatory
necessary
AP World Summer reading
Beginnings: The Era of Foragers
The Coming of The Leviathan
Accidental Conquerors
Twilight At Easter
David Christian
Francis Fukuyama
Jared Diamond
Jared Dimond
Beginnings: The Era of Foragers
David Christian
The Coming of The Leviathan
Francis Fukuyama
31 terms
AP World Summer Reading
Advocate
Arable
Capitalism
Civilization
To speak or write in favor of
Suitable for farming
Market is mainly controlled by private countries/corporations
An advanced state of human society where a high level of gove…
Advocate
To speak or write in favor of
Arable
Suitable for farming
36 terms
World History Summer Reading
Charlemage
Manors
Legume
Marl
King of the Frannks, emperor of the Holy Roman Empire
An estate belonging to a lord where he has the right to exerc…
A member of the Legume family, used for feed, food, or to imp…
An earthy deposit, consisting of clay and calcium carbonate,…
Charlemage
King of the Frannks, emperor of the Holy Roman Empire
Manors
An estate belonging to a lord where he has the right to exerc…
26 terms
World Geography Summer Reading
NATO
Insurgency
Entrepreneur
NGO
North Atlantic Treaty Organization... - Military alliance of cou…
A rebellion group... - Taliban is an example
Someone who starts a business to make income for themselves
Non Governmental Organization... - They help during national dis…
NATO
North Atlantic Treaty Organization... - Military alliance of cou…
Insurgency
A rebellion group... - Taliban is an example
44 terms
World History Summer Reading
How is the discovery of beer linked to…
What does this history of beer in the…
What sources does the author use to ga…
What were some of the uses of beer by…
water contaminated, so it gave them another drinking source;…
beginning- humans (hunter gatherers) drank water bc it was on…
ancient documents and tablets
nourishment- adding extra calories into diet; rituals- specia…
How is the discovery of beer linked to…
water contaminated, so it gave them another drinking source;…
What does this history of beer in the…
beginning- humans (hunter gatherers) drank water bc it was on…
5 terms
World Cultures Summer Readings
Samuel Huntington
Edward Said
Johnathan Sacks
Thomas Friedman
believes we are seeing there is a clash of cultures
believes there is no clash of cultures
there are pros/cons to globalization but the difference betwe…
"the world is flat" the world today is very connected
Samuel Huntington
believes we are seeing there is a clash of cultures
Edward Said
believes there is no clash of cultures
AP World Summer Reading Test
What was the first city in the world?
Where is present day Mesopotamia?
Which river(s) is Mesopotamia by?
Which river(s) is Egypt by?
Uruk, Mesopotamia
Iraq
Tigris and Euphrates
Nile
What was the first city in the world?
Uruk, Mesopotamia
Where is present day Mesopotamia?
Iraq
10 terms
World Studies Summer Reading Vocabulary
Legislature
Commodities
Mortality Rates
Confederacy
An assembly or nominated group that work together to pass laws
Trade items: these can be raw goods or manufactured
The number of deaths divided by the total number of residents
A league or an alliance of groups. Sometimes this alliance ca…
Legislature
An assembly or nominated group that work together to pass laws
Commodities
Trade items: these can be raw goods or manufactured
World History Summer reading Vocab
commodities
lacquer
liquidated
Veracity
an article of trade or commerce, especially a product as dist…
a protective coating consisting of a resin, cellulose ester,…
to convert assets into cash
Habitual observance of truth in speech or statement; truthful…
commodities
an article of trade or commerce, especially a product as dist…
lacquer
a protective coating consisting of a resin, cellulose ester,…
World Religions: Summer Reading Vocab
abram
Abrahamic traditions
Akedah
Anachronism
aka Abraham, born in Ur, Semite, father of many nations, wand…
Judaism, Christianity, Islam are the three religions, shouldn…
JEWISH celebration of binding of Isaac, ultimate expression o…
error in chronological consistency.
abram
aka Abraham, born in Ur, Semite, father of many nations, wand…
Abrahamic traditions
Judaism, Christianity, Islam are the three religions, shouldn…
World History Summer Reading Vocabulary
Abba
Aharon
Akhet
Amon-Re
Hebrew for Father
Hebrew for Aaron
One of the three Egyptian seasons, July-October
The primary Egyptian deity during the New Kingdom
Abba
Hebrew for Father
Aharon
Hebrew for Aaron
10 terms
World History Summer Reading Quiz
Worldview
Cyclical View
Providential View
Progressive View
your view or perceptive on the world
history repeats itself
history is determined by God
Mankind's improvement comes from man's effort, not God's inte…
Worldview
your view or perceptive on the world
Cyclical View
history repeats itself
27 terms
AP World Summer Reading Questions
Why is the development of writing impo…
Compare the main features of Egyptian…
Compare the main features of Egyptian…
What advantages does an agriculturally…
-good for trade: written records... -societies can organize more…
-Egyptian culture more optimistic than Mesopotamian culture:…
-river valley civilizations: depend on fertile soil left by f…
-can support more people... -allows for specialization... -surplus…
Why is the development of writing impo…
-good for trade: written records... -societies can organize more…
Compare the main features of Egyptian…
-Egyptian culture more optimistic than Mesopotamian culture:…
World History Summer Reading Vocab
Charlemagne
manors
legumes
marl
Known as "Charles the Great" and "Charles I," he was the king…
During medieval Europe, a large area of land made up of a) fa…
Vegetables, such as beans or peas, that help nourish and impr…
A loose earthly deposit rich in calcium carbonate used as a f…
Charlemagne
Known as "Charles the Great" and "Charles I," he was the king…
manors
During medieval Europe, a large area of land made up of a) fa…
Summer Reading
Beg
Frantically
Sulking
Cranky
ask for something, typically food or money, as charity or a g…
desperate or wild with excitement, passion, fear, pain, etc.;…
to remain silent or hold oneself aloof in a sullen, ill-humor…
ill-tempered; grouchy; cross:
Beg
ask for something, typically food or money, as charity or a g…
Frantically
desperate or wild with excitement, passion, fear, pain, etc.;…
23 terms
World Studies: Geography Study Sheet - Summer Reading
Geography
Solar system
Galaxy/universe
Circumference
Based off greek: geography is the study of the earth.... Geo - e…
The collection of 8 planets, which earth is one of, that orbi…
The huge expanse of of stars and planets
The distance around a sphere or cirle
Geography
Based off greek: geography is the study of the earth.... Geo - e…
Solar system
The collection of 8 planets, which earth is one of, that orbi…
45 terms
AP World Summer Reading Assignment 2015
Ottomans
Mehmed II
Janissaries
Vizier
Turkish people who migrated from Asia minor during 1250. They…
Ottoman Sultan nicknamed the conqueror. Responsible for the c…
Ottoman divisions that were commonly used in their army. Ther…
title of the leader of the ottoman bureaucracy which would ca…
Ottomans
Turkish people who migrated from Asia minor during 1250. They…
Mehmed II
Ottoman Sultan nicknamed the conqueror. Responsible for the c…
26 terms
AP World Summer Reading Test Ch.6
Migration to Mesoamerica
Early agriculture
Olmecs
Decline of Olmecs
1) Large wave of humans traveled from Siberia to Alaska aroun…
1)beans, squashes, chilis; later, maize became the staple (50…
"rubber people"... lived near the Gulf of Mexico (1200 B.C.E. )…
systematically destroyed ceremonial centers by 400 B.C.E
Migration to Mesoamerica
1) Large wave of humans traveled from Siberia to Alaska aroun…
Early agriculture
1)beans, squashes, chilis; later, maize became the staple (50…
16 terms
AP World Summer Reading Test Ch.5
The Yellow River
Neolithic societies after 5000 B.C.E.
The Xia dynasty
The Shang dynasty: 1766-1122 B.C.E.
1)Water source at high plateau of Tibet... 2)Loess soil carried…
1)Yangshao society, 5000-3000 B.C.E.... 2)Excavations at Banpo v…
1)Archeological discovery of the Xia is still in its early st…
1)Arose in the southern and eastern areas of the Xia realm... 2)…
The Yellow River
1)Water source at high plateau of Tibet... 2)Loess soil carried…
Neolithic societies after 5000 B.C.E.
1)Yangshao society, 5000-3000 B.C.E.... 2)Excavations at Banpo v…
30 terms
AP World Summer Reading Test Ch.2
Mesopotamia (definition)
Mesopotamia
What happened when the food supply inc…
What happened when the First cities em…
"the land between the rivers"
Valleys of the Tigris and Euphrates... Little rain, so area need…
1)Human population increased... 2)Migrants to the area increasd-…
1)Between 3200 and 2350 B.C.E., they evolve into city-states…
Mesopotamia (definition)
"the land between the rivers"
Mesopotamia
Valleys of the Tigris and Euphrates... Little rain, so area need…
30 terms
AP World Summer Reading Test Ch.3
Climatic change and the development of…
Sahara region (10,000 BCE)
Egypt and Nubia
The unification of Egypt
1)Sahara region used to be grassy steppe lands with water (10…
1)Abundant hunting, fishing, wild grains... 2)Eastern Sudan begi…
"gifts of the Nile"... 1)Egypt--lower third of Nile River; Nubia…
1)Strong Nubian realm, Ta Seti (3400-3200 B.C.E.)... 2)Egypt, la…
Climatic change and the development of…
1)Sahara region used to be grassy steppe lands with water (10…
Sahara region (10,000 BCE)
1)Abundant hunting, fishing, wild grains... 2)Eastern Sudan begi…
26 terms
AP World Summer Reading Test Ch.4
Harappan society Background
Foundations of Harappan society
Harappan Society;The Indus River
Harappan Society;Harappa and Mohenjo-d…
1)Neolithic villages in Indus River valley by 3000 B.C.E.... 2)E…
1)The Indus River... 2)No evidence about political system... 3)Hara…
1)Runs through north India, with sources at Hindu Kush and th…
Two main cities... 1)Each city had a fortified citadel and a lar…
Harappan society Background
1)Neolithic villages in Indus River valley by 3000 B.C.E.... 2)E…
Foundations of Harappan society
1)The Indus River... 2)No evidence about political system... 3)Hara…
10 terms
World history summer reading vocab quiz
Cyclical worlview
Worldview
Providential worldview
Progressive worldview
History repeats itself (cycle)
A persons perspective of the world
God determines our history
humans fight to be better than one another and is determined…
Cyclical worlview
History repeats itself (cycle)
Worldview
A persons perspective of the world
17 terms
AP World Summer Reading Test Ch.1
The hominids... 1.Australopithecus
The hominids ... 2. Homo erectus
Homo sapiens
Did homo sapiens use tools?
1)Appeared in east Africa about four million to one million y…
1)2.5 million to two hundred thousand years ago, east Africa…
evolved as early as two hundred thousand years ago... 1)Brain wi…
Homo sapiens used knives, spears, bows, and arrows
The hominids... 1.Australopithecus
1)Appeared in east Africa about four million to one million y…
The hominids ... 2. Homo erectus
1)2.5 million to two hundred thousand years ago, east Africa…
Summer reading
rupture
incontrovertible
humidity
disdain
to explode
not open to question or dispute
Stupid
"Are you crazy"
rupture
to explode
incontrovertible
not open to question or dispute
Summer Reading
ominously
eavesdrop
repulsed
purified
With warnings of evil to come.
Listen in on something you're not supposed to hear.
Disgusted to the point of horror.
Made pure.
ominously
With warnings of evil to come.
eavesdrop
Listen in on something you're not supposed to hear.
Summer Reading Test- Brave New World
Bernard
John
Mustapha Mond
Helmholtz
"For me there is nothing above myself
"The strongest man in the world is he who stands most alone"
"The Greatest Happiness of the Greatest Number . . ."
"nothing great in this world has been accomplished without pa…
Bernard
"For me there is nothing above myself
John
"The strongest man in the world is he who stands most alone"
12 terms
World lit test (summer reading focus)
Anthropomorphic
Bildungsroman
Didactic
Fable
Human qualities thru animals
Maturing literally and emotionally/ mentally in a novel
Intending to teach
Teaches a lesson through animals
Anthropomorphic
Human qualities thru animals
Bildungsroman
Maturing literally and emotionally/ mentally in a novel
Unit 1 Summer Reading: World to 1700's
Confucianism
Mandate of Heaven
Treaty of Tordesillas
Encomienda system
-founder Confucius... -main religion... -philosophical & ethnic tea…
-gods chose emperor... -emperors can loose favor of gods... -lived…
(1494)-divides land between spain & portugal... -splits brazil
(1512) strongest people protected the weakest in exchange for…
Confucianism
-founder Confucius... -main religion... -philosophical & ethnic tea…
Mandate of Heaven
-gods chose emperor... -emperors can loose favor of gods... -lived…
World Lit Summer Reading Essay Quotes
Matsu 1
Tambu 1
Tambu 2
Tambu 3
It takes greater courage to live.
Above all, I did not question things.
I was afraid I would not recognize myself.
Femaleness as opposed and inferior to maleness.
Matsu 1
It takes greater courage to live.
Tambu 1
Above all, I did not question things.
60 terms
A.P. World History Summer Reading Vocabulary
Akkadian Empire
Amon-Re
Amulets
Analects
An empire that was dominated by the newly created town of Akk…
The most regarded god of the Egyptians.
Most likely worn by ancient Egyptians to protect themselves f…
A collection of writings about Confucianism.
Akkadian Empire
An empire that was dominated by the newly created town of Akk…
Amon-Re
The most regarded god of the Egyptians.
26 terms
Unit 1 Summer Reading: World to 1700's
Renaissance
Reformation
Martin Luther
Act of supremecy
rebirth of culture and the arts
a movement against the catholic church that lead to the forma…
A German monk who became one of the most famous critics of th…
It was passed by Parliment in 1534, and it made Henry VIII he…
Renaissance
rebirth of culture and the arts
Reformation
a movement against the catholic church that lead to the forma…
25 terms
summer reading
whole
owed
flexible
cashier
all of something
to owe money
able to bend without breaking; able to change or to take in n…
He or she takes your money in a store or restaurant.
whole
all of something
owed
to owe money
5 terms
Summer Reading
lark
illustrious
inquiringly
orinthology
prank
widely known
questioningly
study of birds
lark
prank
illustrious
widely known
Summer Reading: Colliding Worlds 1450-1600
How did Native Americans come to the A…
Aztecs
Incas
What crop cultivated by the Mesoameric…
From Asia, the first wave Asians traveled the bridge that con…
Dominated Mesoamerica with a dense population (250,000 in Ten…
Had a densely populated capital: Cuzco, roads, buildings, all…
MAIZE! (corn)🌽
How did Native Americans come to the A…
From Asia, the first wave Asians traveled the bridge that con…
Aztecs
Dominated Mesoamerica with a dense population (250,000 in Ten…
Summer Reading
Henry Kissinger
Truman
Dwight D. Eisenhower
JFK
"Daniel Ellsberg is the most dangerous man in America. He mus…
What president supported frances bid to retake vietnam? Also…
US president from 1953-61, opposed elections in Vietnam in an…
US president from 1961-63, increased the number of American t…
Henry Kissinger
"Daniel Ellsberg is the most dangerous man in America. He mus…
Truman
What president supported frances bid to retake vietnam? Also…
summer reading
volar
llamar
pasar
pensar
to fly
to call
to spend time
to think
volar
to fly
llamar
to call
16 terms
Summer Reading
Susceptible
Impediment
Reservation
Woe
easily affected, influenced, or harmed by something
something that makes it difficult to do or complete something…
an area that is set aside for particular purpose
a feeling of great pain or sadness
Susceptible
easily affected, influenced, or harmed by something
Impediment
something that makes it difficult to do or complete something…
11 terms
Summer Reading
Author of Tom Sawyer
Author of Treasure Island
Mark Twain's background
Robert Louis Stevenson's background
- Mark Twain
- Robert Louis Stevenson
- born Samuel Longhorn Clemens in 1835... - had an adventurous l…
- poor health... - writer of novels, poems, essays, letters, tra…
Author of Tom Sawyer
- Mark Twain
Author of Treasure Island
- Robert Louis Stevenson
Summer Reading
What is the oldest monotheistic religi…
What sacred book do Jews follow?
Who was the first Jew and where was he…
What did Abraham do?
Judaism
Torah (called the Old Testament by Christians)
Abraham from Ur, Mesopotamia
In 2000 BC, he taught monotheism and led the Jews to Judea ("…
What is the oldest monotheistic religi…
Judaism
What sacred book do Jews follow?
Torah (called the Old Testament by Christians)
Summer Reading
Ruptured
Abrasion
Cosmetic
Valkyries
the act of breaking or busting
a scraped spot or area
a powder, lotion, lipstick, rouge, or other preparation for b…
any of the beautiful maidens attendant upon Odin who bring th…
Ruptured
the act of breaking or busting
Abrasion
a scraped spot or area
41 terms
Summer Reading
What is the significance of Ch. 1's ti…
Why does the FbI arrest Papa?
What does Jeanne mean when she says th…
What does Shikata ga nai mean?
it ws the day when the Americans started to have a prejudice…
they thought Papa was delivering oil to Japanese submarines o…
papa was ashamed to be japanese and thought that America coul…
it cannot be helped and it must be done
What is the significance of Ch. 1's ti…
it ws the day when the Americans started to have a prejudice…
Why does the FbI arrest Papa?
they thought Papa was delivering oil to Japanese submarines o…
17 terms
Summer reading
HatSoS publication date
HatSoS author
Purpose of HatSos
Fantasy 1
1990
Salman Rushdie
Written for his son Zafar
Contains quest or joirney
HatSoS publication date
1990
HatSoS author
Salman Rushdie
28 terms
Summer reading
Leve
Compás
Galeón
Anclado
Sauve
Rhythm
Ship
Anchored
Leve
Sauve
Compás
Rhythm
14 terms
Summer reading
Felicity
Piazza
Chintz
Flamboyant
The state of being happy
Large covered porch
Printed cotton fabric, glazed or unglazed
Confidence
Felicity
The state of being happy
Piazza
Large covered porch
10 terms
Summer Reading
The Tale of Cosmo
Leaf by Niggle
The Sandman
The Moonlit Road
George MacDonald
JRR Tolkien
ETA Hoffmann
Ambrose Bierce
The Tale of Cosmo
George MacDonald
Leaf by Niggle
JRR Tolkien
14 terms
Summer Reading
Kamila
Malika
Mujahidden
Taliban
protagonist, main character
Oldest sister, skilled seamstress
The support base for the Taliban
The regime that came through the town with strict rules
Kamila
protagonist, main character
Malika
Oldest sister, skilled seamstress
10 terms
summer reading
Rinaldi
Ettore
Dr. Valenti
Priest
Womanizer, surgeon in the Italian army and Henry's closest fr…
an american soldier fighting in the Italian army who is quick…
Italian surgeon who comes to the American hospital (in Milan)…
a kind, sweet young man who provides spiritual guidance to th…
Rinaldi
Womanizer, surgeon in the Italian army and Henry's closest fr…
Ettore
an american soldier fighting in the Italian army who is quick…
Summer Reading
Indigent
Stout
Oriental
Subsequent
Poor
Wide
Asian
Following
Indigent
Poor
Stout
Wide
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