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Chapter 13 Vocabulary
Plateau
Griot
Dhow
Clan
An area of high flat land
Storytellers, give credit to a great warrior king: Sundiata K…
Wooden sailboats powered by sails
A group of people descended from the same ancestor.
Plateau
An area of high flat land
Griot
Storytellers, give credit to a great warrior king: Sundiata K…
20 termscreated on January 17, 2017
social studies chapter 13 section 2
what kings expected in return for prot…
rulers divided empires into these
group of ppl descended from the same a…
only the king could own these
obedience
provinces
clan
gold nuggets
what kings expected in return for prot…
obedience
rulers divided empires into these
provinces
23 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Africa, Indian Ocean Trade,
Geography of Africa
Deserts
Sahel
Savanna
2nd largest continent in the world, which leads to massive di…
Consists of giant sand hills and portions that are dry and mo…
The small horizontal strip beneath the Sahara, where there ar…
Massive grasslands and plains
Geography of Africa
2nd largest continent in the world, which leads to massive di…
Deserts
Consists of giant sand hills and portions that are dry and mo…
27 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Medieval Africa: MIDYEAR
How did geographic location influence…
how did african trade networks impact…
how and why did cultural diffusion sha…
who were the "great" personalities in…
trade was an important factor to many of the african civiliza…
very much; most civilizations relied on trade for power, and…
...
...
How did geographic location influence…
trade was an important factor to many of the african civiliza…
how did african trade networks impact…
very much; most civilizations relied on trade for power, and…
24 termscreated on January 17, 2017
WHAP CH 15-16
1453 Byzantines defeated by
New Chinese dynasty in 1368
in 15th cen. Chinese fleets sailed wes…
leader of Chinese expeditions
Ottomans
Ming; Zhu Yuan Zhang
coast of (Africa) Swahili city states
Zheng He
1453 Byzantines defeated by
Ottomans
New Chinese dynasty in 1368
Ming; Zhu Yuan Zhang
20 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Chapter 13 Test Study Guide
Ghana
Mali
Songhai
Rainforest
First empire to develop, in between crossroads of trade, made…
conquered Ghana, Sundiata Keita rebuilt gold/salt trade, won…
Sunni Ali was leader, drove Berbers out of Timbuktu, ended wh…
an area that covers 10% of Africa, Profitable farming came fr…
Ghana
First empire to develop, in between crossroads of trade, made…
Mali
conquered Ghana, Sundiata Keita rebuilt gold/salt trade, won…
20 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Africa and Islam Vocab & People
Absolute Rulers
Lineage Groups
Kin-Based Societies
Camels
Rule by one person — a monarch, usually a king or a queen — w…
the chief means of social and political organization in Afric…
...
brought to the African continent by Romans, ... can walk 60 mile…
Absolute Rulers
Rule by one person — a monarch, usually a king or a queen — w…
Lineage Groups
the chief means of social and political organization in Afric…
21 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Societies and Empires of Africa
Lineage
stateless societies
patrilineal
matrillineal
members believe they are descendants of a common ancestor.
do not have a centralized system of power.
members of a society trace their ancestors through their fath…
In a society, children trace their ancestors through their mo…
Lineage
members believe they are descendants of a common ancestor.
stateless societies
do not have a centralized system of power.
20 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Chapter 13 Test
Ghana
Mali
Songhai
Rainforest
First empire to develop, in between crossroads of trade, made…
conquered Ghana, Sundiata Keita rebuilt gold/salt trade, won…
Sunni Ali was leader, drove Berbers out of Timbuktu, ended wh…
Profitable farming came from farmable soil/wet climate, food…
Ghana
First empire to develop, in between crossroads of trade, made…
Mali
conquered Ghana, Sundiata Keita rebuilt gold/salt trade, won…
15 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Chapter 14
the tropics are warm all year round an…
The rainy and dry seasons of the India…
The spread of Islam to lands south of…
Mansa Kansan musa made a famous pilgri…
Equator
The monsoons
A gradual and peaceful process of conversion
Demonstrated the enormous wealth of his country
the tropics are warm all year round an…
Equator
The rainy and dry seasons of the India…
The monsoons
20 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Chapter 13
Tropics
Ibn Battuta
Monsoon
Delhi sultanate
Equatorial region between the tropic of cancer and the tropic…
Moroccan Muslim scholar who traveled the most widely in his t…
Seasonal winds in Indian oceans
Centralized Indian empire of varying extent created by muslim…
Tropics
Equatorial region between the tropic of cancer and the tropic…
Ibn Battuta
Moroccan Muslim scholar who traveled the most widely in his t…
23 termscreated on January 17, 2017
World History Quiz
Swahili
Mali
measles
bubonic
Arabic, Hindu, and Bantu
its great King was Mansa Musa
al-Razi wrote about this disease
plague that destroyed Silk Road
Swahili
Arabic, Hindu, and Bantu
Mali
its great King was Mansa Musa
17 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Africa/GGS Quiz Review pt 1
States of W & E Africa
Swahili Decline
Slave Trade Foundations
Islamic Slave Trade
-developed 18-16th c... -Ghana: major gold trade... -Mali: imported…
-Vasco da Gama (Portuguese) fights with Africans on E coast (…
-African slaves is old news (before Middle Ages)... - slaves wer…
-Arabs started trading which led to major expansion... -new slav…
States of W & E Africa
-developed 18-16th c... -Ghana: major gold trade... -Mali: imported…
Swahili Decline
-Vasco da Gama (Portuguese) fights with Africans on E coast (…
33 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Medieval Africa
surplus
Ghana
Mali
Sundiata
more than what is needed or used; excess
Kingdom of, a medieval W African empire extending from near t…
empire in West Africa from c. 1230 to c. 1600. The empire was…
West African monarch who founded the western empire of Mali
surplus
more than what is needed or used; excess
Ghana
Kingdom of, a medieval W African empire extending from near t…
20 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Chapter 13 Test Study Guide
Ghana
Mali
Songhai
Rainforest
Rose to power in A.D 400s ,the cross roads of trade,
Had conquered what was left of Ghana
Location along the Niger River, Leader is Sunni Ali
Covers 10% of land in Africa
Ghana
Rose to power in A.D 400s ,the cross roads of trade,
Mali
Had conquered what was left of Ghana
59 termscreated on January 17, 2017
social studies quiz: Africa
bantu
family
extended families
matrilineal
this group of people left present day Nigeria and migrated th…
this was the basis of African society
this refers to families made up of several generations
this means tracing your descendants through your mother
bantu
this group of people left present day Nigeria and migrated th…
family
this was the basis of African society
21 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Study Guide: Chapter 13 Test
Ghana
Mali
Songhai
Rainforest
First empire to develop, in between crossroads of trade also…
Conquered Ghana, Sundiata Keita rebuilt gold and salt trade,…
Sunni Ali was leader, drove Berbers out of Timbuktu and ended…
Profitable farming came from farmable soil, a wet climate, fo…
Ghana
First empire to develop, in between crossroads of trade also…
Mali
Conquered Ghana, Sundiata Keita rebuilt gold and salt trade,…
12 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Social Studies
Culture
Quran
Culture diffusion
Kinship
the way of life of people who share similar customs and beliefs
the sacred book of Islam
the spread of ideas from one culture to another
a family relationship
Culture
the way of life of people who share similar customs and beliefs
Quran
the sacred book of Islam
21 termscreated on January 17, 2017
africa
culture
cultural diffusion
cultural diversity
kinship
a way of life for people sharing customs or beliefs
movement or spreading of customs and ideas
a wide variety of cultures
refers to family relationship
culture
a way of life for people sharing customs or beliefs
cultural diffusion
movement or spreading of customs and ideas
25 termscreated on January 17, 2017
History: Africa part 2
lineage
stateless societies
patrilineal
matrilineal
the people who are descended from a common ancestor
cultural groups in which authority is shared by lineages of e…
Members of a patrilineal society trace their ancestors throug…
Members of a patrilineal society trace their ancestors throug…
lineage
the people who are descended from a common ancestor
stateless societies
cultural groups in which authority is shared by lineages of e…
20 termscreated on January 17, 2017
social studies chapter 13 section 2
what kings expected in return for prot…
rulers divided empires into these
group of ppl descended from the same a…
only the king could own these
obedience
provinces
clan
gold nuggets
what kings expected in return for prot…
obedience
rulers divided empires into these
provinces
28 termscreated on January 17, 2017
history final
Justinian
Belisaurus
Vladimir I
Alexander Nevsky
most famous emperor of Byzantium, made a set of laws that inf…
top general that led raids, le troops into hippodrome during…
grand duke, married byzantine emperor's sister
A Russian Hero, he defeated the Swedes and the Teutonic Knigh…
Justinian
most famous emperor of Byzantium, made a set of laws that inf…
Belisaurus
top general that led raids, le troops into hippodrome during…
55 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Chapter 9 other words
mti
miti
mchungwa
michungwa
tree
trees
orange tree
orange trees
mti
tree
miti
trees
23 termscreated on January 17, 2017
history quiz
arabic, hindu, and bantu
it's great leader was mansa musa
al-razi wrote about this disease
plague that destroyed silk road
swahili
mali
measles
bubonic
arabic, hindu, and bantu
swahili
it's great leader was mansa musa
mali
104 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Chapter 9 Food
Nikusaidie nini?
bei za vyakula
menyu
ukutani
What can I do for you? How can I help you?
food price (list)
menu
on the wall
Nikusaidie nini?
What can I do for you? How can I help you?
bei za vyakula
food price (list)
69 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Africa Test
Africa Geography
Sahara Desert
Sahel
Kalahari Desert
diverse - topography, climate, culture -- 2nd largest contine…
all sand, mostly uninhabitable, hottest temperature -- 136 F,…
area at the bottom of the Sahara where the climate changes to…
desert in South Africa, 3-7 inches of rain per year, relative…
Africa Geography
diverse - topography, climate, culture -- 2nd largest contine…
Sahara Desert
all sand, mostly uninhabitable, hottest temperature -- 136 F,…
22 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Africa Test
Sahel
Savanna
Animism
Griots
The region of Africa that contains the Niger, Zambezi, and Co…
In the central/southern part of Africa, there is a large gras…
The belief that bodies of water, animals, tress, and other na…
Storytellers entrusted with the task of remembering and passi…
Sahel
The region of Africa that contains the Niger, Zambezi, and Co…
Savanna
In the central/southern part of Africa, there is a large gras…
34 termscreated on January 17, 2017
World History Chapter 15
1405-1433
1200
1291
1000
Ming sponsored a series of expeditions to the Indian Ocean
Colder climate returned causing Vikings in northern Greenland…
Genoa sent out expeditions to explore the Atlantic that did n…
Arawaks colonize both Lesser and Greater Antilles
1405-1433
Ming sponsored a series of expeditions to the Indian Ocean
1200
Colder climate returned causing Vikings in northern Greenland…
44 termscreated on January 17, 2017
World Geography 2
Colombia
Venezuela
Guyana
Suriname
Bogota, llanos, Magdalena River, coffee production
Caracas, crude oil, llanos, Maracay- creed oil dispenser
Georgetown,... "British Guiana" 1966... English, christian
Paramaribo... "Dutch Guiana" 1975... Dutch, hinduism
Colombia
Bogota, llanos, Magdalena River, coffee production
Venezuela
Caracas, crude oil, llanos, Maracay- creed oil dispenser
34 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Chamber Choir
Inside Smile
Proper Breathing
Stagger Breathing
Audiation
Energizing the top half of your face by lifting your eyebrows…
Breathe deep from your diaphragm, not lifting your shoulders.…
Do not breathe at the same time as other people in your secti…
Hearing pitches in your head before you sing them
Inside Smile
Energizing the top half of your face by lifting your eyebrows…
Proper Breathing
Breathe deep from your diaphragm, not lifting your shoulders.…
68 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Chapter 12: Establishing World Trade Routes - Focus On: Early Trade Networks, Chapter 12: Establishing World Trade Routes - Basics to Know: The Trans-Saharan Trade Network, Chapter 12: Establishing World Trade Routes - Focus On: The Indian Ocean Trad...
A financial system in which prices wou…
Which two native empires governed over…
What method did the Inca rely upon to…
Once every five days, which bustling u…
free market
Aztec and Inca
quipu
Tenochtitlán
A financial system in which prices wou…
free market
Which two native empires governed over…
Aztec and Inca
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World history- midterm
What was the renissance
When did the renaissance begin
Where did the renaissance begin?
What was the Black Death
Meant rebirth, described the phrase of many changes.
1300-1600
Italy
A epidemic of bubonic plague
What was the renissance
Meant rebirth, described the phrase of many changes.
When did the renaissance begin
1300-1600
119 termscreated on January 17, 2017
History midterm
Sometime around 3200 BC, people living…
According to ___________, the Fertile…
Around 3300 BC, the first civilization…
Why did ancient peoples choose to sett…
cuniform
the epic of gilgamesh
Sumer
Ancient people chose to settle in the furtive crescent becaus…
Sometime around 3200 BC, people living…
cuniform
According to ___________, the Fertile…
the epic of gilgamesh
32 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Social Studies Exam Vocabulary Words
Communism
Constitutional Monarchy
Democracy
Euro
A system where the people don't get a say in any of the decis…
A type of system where the monarch makes all of the decisions…
A type of government where the people vote and aren't ruled b…
The official currency of the European Union
Communism
A system where the people don't get a say in any of the decis…
Constitutional Monarchy
A type of system where the monarch makes all of the decisions…
32 termscreated on January 17, 2017
World History Test - January 18, 2017
Colony
Mercantilism
Balance of trade
Ethnocentrism
A settlement of people in a new territory, linked to parent c…
The prosperity of a nation depended on increasing its gold su…
When countries want to export more than they import (sell mor…
The belief that one culture was superior to another
Colony
A settlement of people in a new territory, linked to parent c…
Mercantilism
The prosperity of a nation depended on increasing its gold su…
12 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Social Sudies
What are two major products of West Af…
What did the kingdom of the Kongo adop…
What ocean does the Swahili city-state…
What was highly honored in West Africa?
Gold and Salt
Christianity
Indian Ocean
Ancestors
What are two major products of West Af…
Gold and Salt
What did the kingdom of the Kongo adop…
Christianity
30 termscreated on January 17, 2017
AP World Midterm Exam Part 2
Mauryan
Gupta
Borobudur
Timbuktu
...
...
-largest Buddhism temple in the world... -caused by the Indian O…
...
Mauryan
...
Gupta
...
33 termscreated on January 17, 2017
WORLD HISTORY UNIT 4 BRENNA HORKEY
Karakorum was the
Nomadic peoples' military might was ba…
The term sultan means
Chinggis Khan
Asian capital of the Mongol empire.
cavalry forces
chieftain
did not establish a centralized government in the lands he co…
Karakorum was the
Asian capital of the Mongol empire.
Nomadic peoples' military might was ba…
cavalry forces
50 termscreated on January 17, 2017
AP World ch. 6-10
Non Arab Muslim converts in Umayyad dy…
Prophets of Islam
Allah
Hijrah
Malawi still had to pay property taxes
Adam, Noah, Abraham, Moses, Jesus, Muhammad
Muslims call their god
Muhammed's flight from Mecca to Medina
Non Arab Muslim converts in Umayyad dy…
Malawi still had to pay property taxes
Prophets of Islam
Adam, Noah, Abraham, Moses, Jesus, Muhammad
10 termscreated on January 17, 2017
World History Chapter 7 Vocab
Diviner
Griot
Lineage group
Matrilineal
A person who is believed to have the powers to foretell events
A special class of African storytellers who help keep alive a…
An extended family unit that has combined into a larger commu…
Tracing lineage through mother rather than father
Diviner
A person who is believed to have the powers to foretell events
Griot
A special class of African storytellers who help keep alive a…
82 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Africa
Four Areas of Africa
Physical Features of Africa
Major Climates of Africa
Major Vegetation of Africa
North Africa... West Africa... Central and South Africa... East Africa
Plateau ("Plateau Continent")... Plains... Basins... Rivers... Mountains…
Warm all year... Wet some regions... Dry ... Mediterranean... Arid... Semi A…
Tropical Grassland... Savanna... Desert Scrub... Chaparral... Broadleaf E…
Four Areas of Africa
North Africa... West Africa... Central and South Africa... East Africa
Physical Features of Africa
Plateau ("Plateau Continent")... Plains... Basins... Rivers... Mountains…
31 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Kistler History Midterm
Desertification
Olduvai Gorge
Swahili
Gold-Salt Trade
land turns to desert after mistreatment in agriculture
In the Great Rift Valley, believed to be the place of origin…
In East Africa, Islamic and indigenous African cultures mixed…
Linked the economies of Africa, Asia, and Europe and strength…
Desertification
land turns to desert after mistreatment in agriculture
Olduvai Gorge
In the Great Rift Valley, believed to be the place of origin…
18 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Global
The Swahili language
Ibn Batutta
Jobs
Cultural diffusion
Resulted from cultural diffusion in Africa
Traveled through Africa and the Middle East, spreading the Mu…
Not a push factor in migration
Important effect of people migrating to other areas
The Swahili language
Resulted from cultural diffusion in Africa
Ibn Batutta
Traveled through Africa and the Middle East, spreading the Mu…
34 termscreated on January 17, 2017
AP World History Chapter 19/20 vocabulary
Ottoman Empire
Suleiman the Magnificent
Janissaries
Devshirme
The most long lived of the post mongol Muslim empires. Mamluk…
The Son of slmi, known to his subjects as suleiman kanuni, "l…
enslaving christian prisioners, an action of questionable leg…
the new system _______ (selection) imposed a regular levy of…
Ottoman Empire
The most long lived of the post mongol Muslim empires. Mamluk…
Suleiman the Magnificent
The Son of slmi, known to his subjects as suleiman kanuni, "l…
23 termscreated on January 17, 2017
1/20/17- Societies and Empires of Africa Ch.15
Lineage
Stateless Societies
Patrilineal
Matrilineal
-how families in an African society are organized... -members of…
-not having a centralized system of power... -authority is balan…
-traces ancestors per patres ... -inheritance passes from pater…
-traces their ancestors per mater ... -young men from mater cult…
Lineage
-how families in an African society are organized... -members of…
Stateless Societies
-not having a centralized system of power... -authority is balan…
32 termscreated on January 17, 2017
AP World Midterm review
True or False: The Maya were a united…
The Mayans were polytheistic or monoth…
True or False: The mayans and aztecs b…
Mesoamerica consists of..
false
polytheistic
True
mexico and central america
True or False: The Maya were a united…
false
The Mayans were polytheistic or monoth…
polytheistic
31 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Chapter 13 Test
Ghana
Mali
Songhai
Rainforest
•traded in gold dust... • controlled trade... • kings of Ghana reli…
•royal officials supervised certain places... • Mansa Musa provi…
•Sunni Ali divided the empire into provinces, but never finis…
•Hot, steamy _____________ stretch along each side of Africa…
Ghana
•traded in gold dust... • controlled trade... • kings of Ghana reli…
Mali
•royal officials supervised certain places... • Mansa Musa provi…
20 termscreated on January 17, 2017
African and Islam Vocabulary
Absolute rulers
Lineage groups
Kin-based societies
Camels
...
...
...
...
Absolute rulers
...
Lineage groups
...
22 termscreated on January 17, 2017
The Republic of South Africa Ch 3 Sec 7
Pan-Africanism
Educated Elite
Ethnicity
Ethnic Cleansing
Called absence of unity among all people of African
Downfall of European Imperialism
Your race
Another term for Genocide
Pan-Africanism
Called absence of unity among all people of African
Educated Elite
Downfall of European Imperialism
10 termscreated on January 17, 2017
W.H. Ch. 10 terms
Sahel
Griots
Nok
Ezana
...
...
...
...
Sahel
...
Griots
...
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