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AP World History Ways of the World: Chapter 6 Terms
Tikal
Teotihuacan
"Semi-sedentary"
Pueblo
Major Maya city, with a population of perhaps 50,000 people.
The largest city of pre-Columbian America, with a population…
Term frequently used to describe the peoples of the eastern w…
"Great house", a large, apartment building-like structure tha…
Tikal
Major Maya city, with a population of perhaps 50,000 people.
Teotihuacan
The largest city of pre-Columbian America, with a population…
298 terms
AP World History Terms
Austronesian Migrations
Brotherhood of the Tomol
Chumash Culture
Clovis Culture
The last phase of the great human migration that established…
A prestigious craft guild that monopolized the building and o…
Paleolithic culture of southern California that survived into…
The earliest widespread and distinctive culture of North Amer…
Austronesian Migrations
The last phase of the great human migration that established…
Brotherhood of the Tomol
A prestigious craft guild that monopolized the building and o…
275 terms
AP World History Terms
ABOLITION
ABSORPTION
ACCELERATE
ACQUISITION
noun the act of abolishing a system or practice or institutio…
the mental state of being preoccupied by something; complete…
verb move faster; cause to move faster
noun the act of contracting or assuming or acquiring possessi…
ABOLITION
noun the act of abolishing a system or practice or institutio…
ABSORPTION
the mental state of being preoccupied by something; complete…
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AP World History Terms
Paleolithic Society
Neolithic Revolution
Egalitarian
Venus Figurines
Economy and society of hunting and gathering peoples
The advent of farming. Change from hunting and gathering
The principle that all people are equal and deserve equal rig…
Figurines depicted with prominent sexual figures. suggests th…
Paleolithic Society
Economy and society of hunting and gathering peoples
Neolithic Revolution
The advent of farming. Change from hunting and gathering
20 terms
AP World History Terms
Hunting and Gathering
Civilization
Paleolithic
Neolithic
means of obtaining subsistence by humans before the mastery o…
societies with reliance on sedentary agriculture, ability to…
the Old Stone Age ending in 12,000 B.C.E.; typified by use of…
the New Stone Age between 8000 and 5000 B.C.E.; period in whi…
Hunting and Gathering
means of obtaining subsistence by humans before the mastery o…
Civilization
societies with reliance on sedentary agriculture, ability to…
43 terms
World History AP Terms
Big History
Hominid
Homo sapiens
Paleolithic
Examines history by examining the entire past of universe, ex…
Family of human-like creatures with the ability to walk on tw…
Only surviving hominid
Old Stone Age
Big History
Examines history by examining the entire past of universe, ex…
Hominid
Family of human-like creatures with the ability to walk on tw…
44 terms
AP World History Terms
primary source
secondary source
timeline
archipelago
is something written by a person who witnessed an event first…
is something written by a person who has information about a…
shows events that happen during a certain time period in the…
a group of islands
primary source
is something written by a person who witnessed an event first…
secondary source
is something written by a person who has information about a…
AP World History Terms
Brutus
Galen
Hannibal
Julius Caesar
A supporter of the republic who believes strongly in a govern…
(129-c. 199) Greek surgeon of the Roman Empire, he described…
Carthaginian military commander who, in the Second Punic War,…
100-44 BC. Roman general who ended Roman Republic. Conquered…
Brutus
A supporter of the republic who believes strongly in a govern…
Galen
(129-c. 199) Greek surgeon of the Roman Empire, he described…
AP World History Terms
Mandate
Constitution
Feudalism
Centralized
...
...
...
...
Mandate
...
Constitution
...
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AP World History Terms
Autonomy
Capitalism
Civilization
Colony
The right or power to govern oneself; self-determination
An economic system based on private ownership of the means of…
Complex society with a permanent location, urban areas, speci…
A foreign territory ruled by a "parent" state
Autonomy
The right or power to govern oneself; self-determination
Capitalism
An economic system based on private ownership of the means of…
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AP World History Terms
Abate
Absolutism
Adjacent
Agrarian
to reduce in amount, degree, or severity
A form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictat…
Next to
concerning farms, farmers, or the use of land
Abate
to reduce in amount, degree, or severity
Absolutism
A form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictat…
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AP World History Terms and People
Renaissance Man
Council of Trent
Salvation by Faith Alone
Ignatius Loyola
A person who is successful when it comes to working, and over…
Called by Pope Paul III to reform the church and secure recon…
One of the central tenets of Martin Luther's theology; the be…
(1491-1556) Spanish churchman and founder of the Jesuits (153…
Renaissance Man
A person who is successful when it comes to working, and over…
Council of Trent
Called by Pope Paul III to reform the church and secure recon…
13 terms
AP World History Regions Maps
North America
Caribbean
Latin America
Central Africa
North America
Caribbean
30 terms
AP World History Terms
Abdicate
Agrarian
Anarchy
Animism
to give up a position, right, or power
concerning farms, farmers, or the use of land
a lack of government and law; confusion
The belief that bodies of water, animals, trees, and other na…
Abdicate
to give up a position, right, or power
Agrarian
concerning farms, farmers, or the use of land
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AP world history terms
Historical context
Evidence
Primary sources
Secondary sources
...moods, attitudes, and conditions that existed at a certain…
...... Supporting materials and or claims used to prove or dispr…
...... Any letters, diaries, speeches, artifacts, recordings and…
...... information that consist of descriptions and explanations…
Historical context
...moods, attitudes, and conditions that existed at a certain…
Evidence
...... Supporting materials and or claims used to prove or dispr…
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AP WORLD HISTORY TERMS
Abolition
Agrarian
Analysis
Artifact
To do away with
Relating to fields or land for farming
Separating a whole entity into its component parts for examin…
Something made or altered by humans for a political purpose
Abolition
To do away with
Agrarian
Relating to fields or land for farming
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ap world history terms
B.C.E
C.E
abdicate
accession
before common era
common era
renounce someones throne
the attainment of an acquisition or rank of power
B.C.E
before common era
C.E
common era
75 terms
AP World History Terms
Paleolithic age
Neolithic age
Homo sapiens
Homo erectus
Stone Age, is the longest period of human history. The end of…
New Stone Age, was a period in the development of human techn…
the species of bipedal primates to which modern humans belong…
an extinct species of the human lineage,having upright statur…
Paleolithic age
Stone Age, is the longest period of human history. The end of…
Neolithic age
New Stone Age, was a period in the development of human techn…
AP world history term
A.D. (anno domini)
Absolutism
Agriculture
Aristocracy
After christ was born
One ruler or other authority should have all the power
The skill of farming; producing crops and raising livestocks
Heredity of high class
A.D. (anno domini)
After christ was born
Absolutism
One ruler or other authority should have all the power
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AP world history terms
islam
muslim
quran
muhammad
religion (Muhammad is the prophet of allah) ; means submissio…
follower of islam faith
religious text of islam
last messenger and prophet sent by allah to guide humanity in…
islam
religion (Muhammad is the prophet of allah) ; means submissio…
muslim
follower of islam faith
95 terms
AP World History Terms
Nomad
Foraging Societies
Pastoral Societies
Cuneiform
Having no permanent home, moving from place to place in accor…
Hunter and gathering nomadic social system with no consistent…
A social system where animals are bred and domesticated for g…
Written language of the Sumerians from Mesopotamia created in…
Nomad
Having no permanent home, moving from place to place in accor…
Foraging Societies
Hunter and gathering nomadic social system with no consistent…
10 terms
AP World History terms
8000 BCE
1206
1405-1433
1258
Summerians
Temujin got elected
Grand Fleet
Fall of Baghdad
8000 BCE
Summerians
1206
Temujin got elected
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AP World History: Terms
Nomads
Foraging Societies
Pastoral Societies
Cuneiform
People of a non-agrarian and highly mobile society. They had…
Otherwise known as hunter-gatherers, these groups were compos…
Characterized most strongly by their domestication of animals…
A form of writing developed in the Sumerian civilization of M…
Nomads
People of a non-agrarian and highly mobile society. They had…
Foraging Societies
Otherwise known as hunter-gatherers, these groups were compos…
23 terms
Ap World History Terms
Kush
Meroe
Celts
Druids
Egyptians name for Nubia,the region alongside Nile River sout…
Capital of flourishing Kingdom in southern Nubia. Nubian cult…
Peoples sharing a common language and culture that originated…
Class of religious experts who conducted rituals and preserve…
Kush
Egyptians name for Nubia,the region alongside Nile River sout…
Meroe
Capital of flourishing Kingdom in southern Nubia. Nubian cult…
502 terms
AP World History Terms
Foraging societies
Pastoral societies
Neolithic Revolution
Mesopotamia
hunter-gatherer clans; depended on nature for sustenance, and…
characterized by the domestication of animals; found in mount…
AKA the Agricultural Revolution; 8000 to 3000 BCE; small, ind…
"land between the rivers" (Tigris and Euphrates); Sumer, Baby…
Foraging societies
hunter-gatherer clans; depended on nature for sustenance, and…
Pastoral societies
characterized by the domestication of animals; found in mount…
10 terms
AP World History Terms
Abbasid
Abbas the Great
Abdallahi, Khalifa
Abduh, Muhammad
Dynasty that succeeded the Umayyads as caliphs within Islam;…
Safavid ruler from 1587-1629; extended Safavid domain to grea…
Successor of Muhammad Achmad as leader of Mahdist in Sudan; e…
Disciple of al-Afghani; Muslim thinker at the end of the 19th…
Abbasid
Dynasty that succeeded the Umayyads as caliphs within Islam;…
Abbas the Great
Safavid ruler from 1587-1629; extended Safavid domain to grea…
9 terms
AP World History Terms
oligarchy
theocracy
hierarchy
social mobility
rule by the few, aristocratic elites wield power WITHOUT a mo…
a government dominated by a religious elite
a culture's system of ranking social classes
the concept of an individual to move from one class to another
oligarchy
rule by the few, aristocratic elites wield power WITHOUT a mo…
theocracy
a government dominated by a religious elite
786 terms
AP WORLD HISTORY TERMS
1. prehistory vs. history
2. features of civilization
3. stages of hominid development
4. "Out of Africa" thesis vs. multireg…
Prehistory - no written documents; History: written proof of…
Social etiquette, religion, education, literature
Austrolopithecus, homo habilis, homo erectus, homo sapiens
Humans originated from Africa and proliferated vs. originated…
1. prehistory vs. history
Prehistory - no written documents; History: written proof of…
2. features of civilization
Social etiquette, religion, education, literature
163 terms
Ap World History Terms
Aristocracy
Brahmin
Bureaucracy
Deforestation
A government in which power is in the hands of a hereditary r…
A member of the highest caste in Indian society. Responsible…
A large group of people that rule the government, but usually…
The removal of trees faster than forests can repair themselves.
Aristocracy
A government in which power is in the hands of a hereditary r…
Brahmin
A member of the highest caste in Indian society. Responsible…
14 terms
Ap world history terms
Enlightenment
industrialization
imperialism
Declaration of independence
18th century movement led by French intellectuals who advocat…
Process of industrial development in which countries evolve e…
A policy in which a strong nation seeks to dominate other cou…
the document recording the proclamation of the second Contine…
Enlightenment
18th century movement led by French intellectuals who advocat…
industrialization
Process of industrial development in which countries evolve e…
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AP World History Terms
Bedouin
Copts
Nestorians
hadiths
Nomadic tribes in Pre-Islamic Arabia
Christian Sect in Egypt
Asian Christian sect; cut off from Europe by Muslim invasions.
Traditions of the prophet
Bedouin
Nomadic tribes in Pre-Islamic Arabia
Copts
Christian Sect in Egypt
13 terms
AP World History Terms
Cultural Diffusion
Hunting and Gathering
Independent Innovation
Metallurgy
the spread of cultural beliefs and social activities from one…
any group of people that depends primarily on wild foods for…
cultures or societies that invented something
the science of metals
Cultural Diffusion
the spread of cultural beliefs and social activities from one…
Hunting and Gathering
any group of people that depends primarily on wild foods for…
640 terms
AP World History Key Terms
over farming
over grazing
artifacts
Homo sapiens sapiens
problem for Neolithic farmers, ruined farm land, fixed by fer…
continual eating of grasses or their roots, without allowing…
objects made by people in the past
modern humans, appeared in Africa between 200,000-100,000 yea…
over farming
problem for Neolithic farmers, ruined farm land, fixed by fer…
over grazing
continual eating of grasses or their roots, without allowing…
209 terms
AP World History Terms
Abolition
Absolutism
Administer
Admonish
The action or an act of abolishing a system, practice, or ins…
The acceptance of or belief in absolute principles in politic…
Manage and be responsible for the running of (a business, org…
Warn or reprimand someone firmly.
Abolition
The action or an act of abolishing a system, practice, or ins…
Absolutism
The acceptance of or belief in absolute principles in politic…
70 terms
AP World History Terms
civilization
climate
cultural diffusion
independent invention
A cultural group with advanced cities, complex instituions, s…
The pattern of temperature and precipitation over a period of…
The transmission of ideas and products from one culture to an…
The development of the same culture traits or patterns in man…
civilization
A cultural group with advanced cities, complex instituions, s…
climate
The pattern of temperature and precipitation over a period of…
35 terms
AP World History Terms
Alfonso d'Alboquerque
Vasco Nunez de Balboa
Jan Pieterszoon Coen
Cristoforo Columbo
Commander of Portuguese forces in Indian ocean responsible fo…
Spanish military commander responsible for sighting the Pacif…
Established Batavia on the island of Java in 1619 as entrepot…
Genose mariner who attempted to shorten the journey to the As…
Alfonso d'Alboquerque
Commander of Portuguese forces in Indian ocean responsible fo…
Vasco Nunez de Balboa
Spanish military commander responsible for sighting the Pacif…
38 terms
AP World History Terms
Civilization
Arctic Ocean
Indian Ocean
Atlantic Ocean
A cultural group that displays 5 characteristics of Advanced…
Location of famed northwest passage sought by early European…
Extensive trade since the people of the Harappan civilization…
Scene of exchange between Eastern and Western Hemispheres aft…
Civilization
A cultural group that displays 5 characteristics of Advanced…
Arctic Ocean
Location of famed northwest passage sought by early European…
525 terms
AP World History Terms
Abbasid Caliphate
absolution
Acheh Sultanate
acllas
Descendants of the Prophet Muhammad's uncle, al-Abbas, the Ab…
The theory popular in France and other early modern European…
Muslim kingdom in northern Sumatra. Main center of Islamic ex…
Women selected by Inca authorities to serve in religious cent…
Abbasid Caliphate
Descendants of the Prophet Muhammad's uncle, al-Abbas, the Ab…
absolution
The theory popular in France and other early modern European…
440 terms
AP World History Terms
lateen sail
astrolabe
volta do mar
Prince Henry "The Navigator"
Triangular sail developed by Arab or Indian merchants which w…
Navigational instrument that helped to determine latitude by…
"Returning through the sea," a fifteenth-century Portuguese s…
Member of the royal family of Portugal in the 15th century wh…
lateen sail
Triangular sail developed by Arab or Indian merchants which w…
astrolabe
Navigational instrument that helped to determine latitude by…
130 terms
AP World History Terms
ayllu
Ghana
humanists
Ibn Khaldun
Andean lineage group or kin-based community
First known kingdom in sub-Saharan West Africa between the si…
European scholars, writers, and teachers associated with the…
Arab historian. He developed an influential theory on the ris…
ayllu
Andean lineage group or kin-based community
Ghana
First known kingdom in sub-Saharan West Africa between the si…
58 terms
AP world history terms
Agriculture
Agrarian
Bands/clans
Barbarian
A way if producing food in one area by planting and picking c…
Cultivation of land
Groups of nomadic people
Evil nomadic people who often raged havoc on early civilizati…
Agriculture
A way if producing food in one area by planting and picking c…
Agrarian
Cultivation of land
33 terms
AP World History Terms
Autonomy (autonomous)
Capitalism
Civilization
Colony
The right or power to govern oneself; self-determination.
An economic system based on private ownership of the means of…
Complex society with a permanent location, urban areas, speci…
A foreign territory ruled by a "parent" state.
Autonomy (autonomous)
The right or power to govern oneself; self-determination.
Capitalism
An economic system based on private ownership of the means of…
40 terms
AP World History Terms
theocracy
urban
epidemic
empire
A system of government in which priests rule in the name of G…
living in a city or town
Outbreak of a rapidly spreading disease from person to person
A group of states or territories controlled by one ruler
theocracy
A system of government in which priests rule in the name of G…
urban
living in a city or town
15 terms
AP World History Terms
Atomic bombs dropped on Japan
French Revolution begins
Publicist of Communist Manifesto
End of Zeng He's Voyages
In 1945, America dropped the world's first atomic bomb over t…
(1789-1799) A political and social upheaval. Causes of the Re…
It was written by Karl Marx, and it basically says that the h…
(1405-1433) The voyages of Zheng He aided China in maritime t…
Atomic bombs dropped on Japan
In 1945, America dropped the world's first atomic bomb over t…
French Revolution begins
(1789-1799) A political and social upheaval. Causes of the Re…
42 terms
AP World History Terms
Empire
Hegemony
Dominance
Balance of power
An extensive group of states or countries under a single supr…
Imperialism where the other group willingly joins (preferable).
Imperialism where the other group is unwilling.
When the city states power is balanced.
Empire
An extensive group of states or countries under a single supr…
Hegemony
Imperialism where the other group willingly joins (preferable).
128 terms
AP world history terms
Absolute monarchy
Boyars
Catholic or Counter reformation
Commercial revolution
The theory popular in France and other early modern European…
A member of the old aristocracy in Russia. Next in line to be…
Religious reform movement within the Latin Christian church b…
The Commercial Revolution was a period of European economic e…
Absolute monarchy
The theory popular in France and other early modern European…
Boyars
A member of the old aristocracy in Russia. Next in line to be…
40 terms
Ap world history terms
Jizya
Devshrime
Janissary
Zamindar
Is a religiously required per capita yearly tax historically…
Tribute of boys paid by Christian Balkan communities, convert…
Ottoman infantry division, forcibly conscripted as young boys…
A local official in Mongul India who received a plot of farml…
Jizya
Is a religiously required per capita yearly tax historically…
Devshrime
Tribute of boys paid by Christian Balkan communities, convert…
36 terms
World History AP Terms
Mandate
Feudalism
Decentralized
Autocracy
An official order or commission to do something.
A European political system in which a lord owned all the lan…
Transfer (authority) from central to local government.
A system of government by one person with absolute power.
Mandate
An official order or commission to do something.
Feudalism
A European political system in which a lord owned all the lan…
336 terms
AP World History Terms
Abacus
Absolute monarchy
Afrikaners
Age Grade
An ancient Chinese counting device that used rods on which we…
A rule by one person, usually a king or queen, whose actions…
An Afrikaans-speaking South African of European ancestry, esp…
An age group into which children were placed in Bantu societi…
Abacus
An ancient Chinese counting device that used rods on which we…
Absolute monarchy
A rule by one person, usually a king or queen, whose actions…
41 terms
AP World History Terms
Absolutism
Agriculture
Aristocracy
Animism
Is a form of government, usually hereditary monarchy, in whic…
This created a more reliable and stable food supply.
The name given to the highest social classed people in any gi…
The attribution to the soul of plants, inanimate objects, and…
Absolutism
Is a form of government, usually hereditary monarchy, in whic…
Agriculture
This created a more reliable and stable food supply.
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