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World History - Chapter 16 Vocabulary
heliocentric
geocentric
telescope
gravity
sun is the center of the universe
Earth is the center of the universe
optical instrument for making distant objects appear nearer a…
force that pulls objects toward Earth and draws planets into…
heliocentric
sun is the center of the universe
geocentric
Earth is the center of the universe
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Ways of the World Chapter 16 Vocabulary
bhakti
Catholic Counter-Reformation
Condorcet and the idea of progress
Nicolaus Copernicus
Hindu devotional movement that flourished in the early modern…
An internal reform of the Catholic Church in the sixteenth ce…
The Marquis de Condorcet (1743-1794) was a French philosopher…
Polish mathematician and astronomer (1473-1543) who was the f…
bhakti
Hindu devotional movement that flourished in the early modern…
Catholic Counter-Reformation
An internal reform of the Catholic Church in the sixteenth ce…
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Story of the World - Chapter 16
rage
stampede
arrow
heap
invade with violence
to start to run very fast somewhere in a large group
a weapon like a sharp stick shot with a bow
a large, dirty pile; garbage mound
rage
invade with violence
stampede
to start to run very fast somewhere in a large group
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History of Our World Chapter 16 Vocabulary
circumnavigation
isthmus
monopoly
colony
going completely around the Earth, especially by water
a narrow strip of land connecting two larger areas of land
the exclusive control of goods or services in a market
a territory ruled over by a distant state
circumnavigation
going completely around the Earth, especially by water
isthmus
a narrow strip of land connecting two larger areas of land
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World History: Chapter 16 Vocabulary
Potlatch
Anasazi
Pueblos
Mississippian
A Native American ceremonial feast used to display rank and p…
An early Native American people that lived in the American So…
Villages of large apartment-like buildings made of clay and s…
Mound builder culture that flourished in North America
Potlatch
A Native American ceremonial feast used to display rank and p…
Anasazi
An early Native American people that lived in the American So…
World History-Chapter 16 Vocabulary
Christian Humanism
Salvation
Indulgence
Lutherism
na
na
...
...
Christian Humanism
na
Salvation
na
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Chapter 16 World War 2
Nazi-Soviet Pact
Roosevelt
Eisenhower
Blitzkrieg
This was a 10 year deal between Hitler and Stalin that promis…
President during WW2 who ordered the lend-lease act.
Leader of the force of 100,000 troops who were mostly America…
"Lightning warfare." It involved using fast-moving airplanes…
Nazi-Soviet Pact
This was a 10 year deal between Hitler and Stalin that promis…
Roosevelt
President during WW2 who ordered the lend-lease act.
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World History Chapter 16 Vocabulary
Henry the Navigator
Vasco da Gama
Christopher Columbus
Jacques Cartier
1394-1460 - Prince of Portugal and patron of exploration; he…
1469-1524 - Portuguese navigator who from 1497-1499, became t…
1451-1506 - Italian explorer who sailed for Spain. He reached…
French who in 1534 sought the Northwest Passage by sailing fr…
Henry the Navigator
1394-1460 - Prince of Portugal and patron of exploration; he…
Vasco da Gama
1469-1524 - Portuguese navigator who from 1497-1499, became t…
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Asian Vocabulary Chapter 16 - World
Queue
Banners
Commercial Capitalism
Clan
Hair braid; pigtail
Armies/military of the Manchus
Economic system in which people invest in trades or good to m…
Group of related families
Queue
Hair braid; pigtail
Banners
Armies/military of the Manchus
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Chapter 16 Vocabulary- World Geo.
Dialect
Recession
Inflation
Polder
a long wall or embankment built to prevent flooding from the…
a period of temporary economic decline during which trade and…
the action of inflating something or the condition of being i…
a piece of low-lying land reclaimed from the sea or a river a…
Dialect
a long wall or embankment built to prevent flooding from the…
Recession
a period of temporary economic decline during which trade and…
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World History: Chapter 16 Vocabulary
Potlatch
Anasazi
Pueblos
Mississippian
A Native American ceremonial feast used to display rank and p…
An early Native American people that lived in the American So…
Villages of large apartment-like buildings made of clay and s…
Mound builder culture that flourished in North America
Potlatch
A Native American ceremonial feast used to display rank and p…
Anasazi
An early Native American people that lived in the American So…
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World History Chapter 16 Vocabulary
Conquistador
Piracy
Puritan
Trapper
A Spanish conqueror
Piracy The robbing of ships on the ocean
Puritan A member of a sixteenth-or seventeenth- century Engli…
A person who traps wild animals for their furs
Conquistador
A Spanish conqueror
Piracy
Piracy The robbing of ships on the ocean
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World History- Chapter 16, Exploration and Expansion
caravel
Henry the Navigator
Vasco da Gama
Christopher Columbus
a light, fast sailing ship with a rudder and lateen (long, tr…
son of King John I of Portugal, patron and supporter of explo…
Portuguese explorer who traveled to Calicut, India in 1497
Italian sailor who traveled west to reach China but discovere…
caravel
a light, fast sailing ship with a rudder and lateen (long, tr…
Henry the Navigator
son of King John I of Portugal, patron and supporter of explo…
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Chapter 16 AP World Vocabulary
Renaissance (European)
Papacy
Indulgence
Protestant Reformation
A period of intense artistic and intellectual activity, said…
The central administration of the Roman Catholic Church, of w…
The forgiveness of the punishment due for past sins.
Religious reform movement within the Latin Christian church b…
Renaissance (European)
A period of intense artistic and intellectual activity, said…
Papacy
The central administration of the Roman Catholic Church, of w…
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Chapter 16: World War Looms
Nonaggression Pact
Blitzkrieg
Maginot Line
Operation Dynamo
1939-Secret agreement between German leader Hitler and Soviet…
"Lightning war"; Germany's strategy of air strikes followed…
French stronghold of forts, concrete bunkers, and fortificati…
British evacuation plan to help British and French troops e…
Nonaggression Pact
1939-Secret agreement between German leader Hitler and Soviet…
Blitzkrieg
"Lightning war"; Germany's strategy of air strikes followed…
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World History Chapter 16
Catherine the Great
Peter the Great
Frederick II (the Great)
Oliver Cromwell
Had her husband murdered so that she could come to power in R…
Went to Europe and got a job to learn modern ways so that he…
Leader of Prussia
leader of a new government "Commonwealth" after English Civ…
Catherine the Great
Had her husband murdered so that she could come to power in R…
Peter the Great
Went to Europe and got a job to learn modern ways so that he…
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World History Chapter 16 people
Catherine the Great
Peter the Great
Frederick II (the Great)
Oliver Cromwell
Had her husband murdered so that she could come to power in R…
Went to Europe and got a job to learn modern ways so that he…
Leader of Prussia
leader of a new government "Commonwealth" after English Civ…
Catherine the Great
Had her husband murdered so that she could come to power in R…
Peter the Great
Went to Europe and got a job to learn modern ways so that he…
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World Literature Vocabulary #16
connoisseur
conspriacy
contrite
distraught
(n) An expert in fine art or in matters of taste
(n) A secret plot by two or more people, especially for a har…
(adj.) Truly sorry for having done wrong, repentant
(adj.) Very troubled; distressed
connoisseur
(n) An expert in fine art or in matters of taste
conspriacy
(n) A secret plot by two or more people, especially for a har…
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AP World History Chapter 16 Vocabulary
British East India Company
Cape Colony
Colombian Exchange
Core Nations
A joint stock company that controlled most of India during th…
Dutch colony established at Cape of Good Hope in 1652 initial…
the trading of plants, animals, and diseases between the Amer…
Nations, usually European, that enjoyed profit from world eco…
British East India Company
A joint stock company that controlled most of India during th…
Cape Colony
Dutch colony established at Cape of Good Hope in 1652 initial…
AP World Chapter 16 Vocabulary
Renaissance
Papacy
Indulgence
Protestant Reformation
"rebirth"; following the Middle Ages, a movement that centere…
The central administration of the Roman Catholic Church, of w…
The forgiveness of the punishment due for past sins, granted…
A religious movement of the 16th century that began as an att…
Renaissance
"rebirth"; following the Middle Ages, a movement that centere…
Papacy
The central administration of the Roman Catholic Church, of w…
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Chapter 16: World War 1
Imperialism
Militarism
Nationalism
Alliances
A policy of extending a country's power and influence through…
Build up of military strength. Arms Race
A strong feeling of pride in and devotion to one's country. '…
agreements between nations to aid and protect one another
Imperialism
A policy of extending a country's power and influence through…
Militarism
Build up of military strength. Arms Race
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AP World History- Chapter 16 Vocabulary
indulgence
Protestant Reformation
Catholic Reformation
witch-hunt
the forgiveness of the punishment due for past sins, granted…
religious reform movement within the Latin Christian Church b…
religious reform movement within the Latin Christian Church,…
the pursuit of people suspected of witchcraft especially in n…
indulgence
the forgiveness of the punishment due for past sins, granted…
Protestant Reformation
religious reform movement within the Latin Christian Church b…
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Learning About World Religions: Buddhism - Chapter 16
Buddha
ascetic
enlightenment
alms
a Sanskrit word meaning "enlightened"; the name given to the…
a person who gives up worldly pleasures
the state of gaining spiritual insight and finding universal…
goods or money given to the poor
Buddha
a Sanskrit word meaning "enlightened"; the name given to the…
ascetic
a person who gives up worldly pleasures
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VITALE - Chapter 16 - World War I
convoy
armistice
national self-determination
reparations
a group that travels with something, such as a ship, to prote…
a temporary agreement to end fighting
the free choice by the people of a nation of their own future…
payment by the losing country in a war to the winner for the…
convoy
a group that travels with something, such as a ship, to prote…
armistice
a temporary agreement to end fighting
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World History - Chapter 16
Natural Philosophers
Scientific Method
Scientific Discovery
Corpernicus
Relied on religious teachings and works of Greek/Roman thinke…
Use of instruments, math and experiments to test theories
Calculus, bacteria, elements of oxygen, microscope, chemistry…
Developed theory that the sun is the center of the universe
Natural Philosophers
Relied on religious teachings and works of Greek/Roman thinke…
Scientific Method
Use of instruments, math and experiments to test theories
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AP World History chapter 16 vocabulary
papacy
indulgence
protestant reformation
enlightment
the central administration of the roman catholic church
the forgiveness of the punishment due for past sins
religious reform movement within the Latin Christian Church b…
a philosophical belief system in eighteenth century Europe th…
papacy
the central administration of the roman catholic church
indulgence
the forgiveness of the punishment due for past sins
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Chapter 16: The Road to World War 1
Triple Alliance
Triple Entente
Conscription
Complex
Germany, Austria-Hungary and Italy
France, Great Britain and Russia
Military draft
Having many intricate parts
Triple Alliance
Germany, Austria-Hungary and Italy
Triple Entente
France, Great Britain and Russia
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World History Chapter 16
commune
permanent revolution
one-child policy
outsourcing
in China during the 1950s, a group of collective farms each o…
an atmosphere of constant revolutionary fervor favored by Mao…
a policy in China that awards families with only one child ed…
a practice where companies send certain jobs, such as data en…
commune
in China during the 1950s, a group of collective farms each o…
permanent revolution
an atmosphere of constant revolutionary fervor favored by Mao…
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Chapter 16 World Vocabulary
British East India Company
Cape Colony
Ceylon
coercive labor systems
A joint stock company that controlled most of India during th…
a former province of southern South Africa that was settled b…
Former name of Sri Lanka
Supported plantations and mining of raw materials in the new…
British East India Company
A joint stock company that controlled most of India during th…
Cape Colony
a former province of southern South Africa that was settled b…
37 terms
Chapter 16 World Vocabulary
British East India Company
Cape Colony
Ceylon
coercive labor systems
A joint stock company that controlled most of India during th…
a former province of southern South Africa that was settled b…
Former name of Sri Lanka
Supported plantations and mining of raw materials in the new…
British East India Company
A joint stock company that controlled most of India during th…
Cape Colony
a former province of southern South Africa that was settled b…
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Chapter 16 World War II ( 1939 - 1945 )
Nonaggression Pact
Blitzkrieg
Charles de Gaulle
Winston Churchill
1939-Secret agreement between German leader Hitler and Soviet…
"Lighting war", typed of fast-moving warfare used by German f…
French general and statesman who became very popular during W…
British statesman and leader during World War II. Said the Br…
Nonaggression Pact
1939-Secret agreement between German leader Hitler and Soviet…
Blitzkrieg
"Lighting war", typed of fast-moving warfare used by German f…
28 terms
World History- Chapter 16, Exploration and Expansion
caravel
Henry the Navigator
Vasco da Gama
Christopher Columbus
a light, fast sailing ship with a rudder and lateen (long, tr…
son of King John I of Portugal, patron and supporter of explo…
Portuguese explorer who traveled to Calicut, India in 1497
Italian sailor who traveled west to reach China but discovere…
caravel
a light, fast sailing ship with a rudder and lateen (long, tr…
Henry the Navigator
son of King John I of Portugal, patron and supporter of explo…
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AP World History Chapter 16 Vocabulary
Columbian Exchange
Christopher Columbus
East India Companies
Mercantilism
D: The exchange of plants, animals, diseases, and people betw…
D: Genoese captain in service of king and queen of Castile an…
D: Dutch and British joint stock companies that obtained gove…
D: Economic theory that stressed governments' promotion of li…
Columbian Exchange
D: The exchange of plants, animals, diseases, and people betw…
Christopher Columbus
D: Genoese captain in service of king and queen of Castile an…
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Chapter 16 Vocabulary World War Looms
Joseph Stalin
Totalitarian
Benito Mussolini
Fascism
Communist dictator of the Soviet Union, who succeeded Lenin a…
A political system characterized by a government in which the…
Fascist dictator of Italy (1922-1943). He led Italy to conque…
A political system headed by a dictator that calls for extrem…
Joseph Stalin
Communist dictator of the Soviet Union, who succeeded Lenin a…
Totalitarian
A political system characterized by a government in which the…
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World History Prentice Hall Chapter 16 Vocabulary
Hapsburg Empire
Charles V
Philip II
Absolute monarch
the Holy Empire and the Netherlands
heir of the Hapsburg Empire (Charles I)
expanded Spanish influence, strengthened the Catholic Church,…
a ruler with complete authority over the government and the l…
Hapsburg Empire
the Holy Empire and the Netherlands
Charles V
heir of the Hapsburg Empire (Charles I)
30 terms
World War 1 Vocabulary (Chapter 16)
nationalism
militarism
propaganda
contraband
a strong feeling of pride in and devotion to one's country
policy of building up strong armed forces to prepare for war
spreading of ideas that help a cause or hurt an opposing cause
goods whose importation or exportation or possession is prohi…
nationalism
a strong feeling of pride in and devotion to one's country
militarism
policy of building up strong armed forces to prepare for war
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Chapter 16 Vocabulary World War Looms
Joseph Stalin
Totalitarian
Benito Mussolini
Fascism
Communist dictator of the Soviet Union, who succeeded Lenin a…
A political system characterized by a government in which the…
Fascist dictator of Italy (1922-1943). He led Italy to conque…
A political system headed by a dictator that calls for extrem…
Joseph Stalin
Communist dictator of the Soviet Union, who succeeded Lenin a…
Totalitarian
A political system characterized by a government in which the…
37 terms
AP World History Chapter 16 Vocabulary
British East India Company
Cape Colony
Ceylon
Coercive Labor Systems
A joint stock company that controlled most of India during th…
Dutch colony established at Cape of Good Hope in 1652 initial…
Former name of Sri Lanka. Used by Britain to grow tea. They l…
Supported plantations and mining of raw materials in the new…
British East India Company
A joint stock company that controlled most of India during th…
Cape Colony
Dutch colony established at Cape of Good Hope in 1652 initial…
13 terms
World History Chapter 16 terms
What country invaded Austrian lands af…
Stuart Restoration
Pragmatic Sanction
Glorious Revolution
Prussia
When parliament asked Charles II to come back to England to r…
A document that was signed by countries of Europe to make sur…
When parliament invited *William and Mary to come to England…
What country invaded Austrian lands af…
Prussia
Stuart Restoration
When parliament asked Charles II to come back to England to r…
35 terms
World History chapter 16
The Renaissance
humanism
individualism
sonnets
What was the cultural movement during the Late Middle Ages, w…
A Renaissance intellectual movement in which thinkers studied…
A belief in an emphasis on the dignity and worth of the indiv…
Poems of fourteen lines using any of a number of formal rhyme…
The Renaissance
What was the cultural movement during the Late Middle Ages, w…
humanism
A Renaissance intellectual movement in which thinkers studied…
34 terms
Chapter 16: America in World War I
World War I
Zimmerman Telegram
Freedom of the Seas
Lusitania
(1914 - 1918) European war in which an alliance including Gre…
March 1917; Sent from German Foreign Secretary Arthur Zimmerm…
Principle that neutral nations have the right to trade with w…
A British passenger ship that was sunk by a German U-Boat on…
World War I
(1914 - 1918) European war in which an alliance including Gre…
Zimmerman Telegram
March 1917; Sent from German Foreign Secretary Arthur Zimmerm…
15 terms
World History Chapter 16
Isaac Newton
Albrecht Durer
Nicolaus Copernicus
Johannes Kepler
Father of Modern Science and greatest scientist
developed art of woodcutting and best known for Praying Hands
Polish astronomer who proposed the heliocentric view of the u…
German Lutheran astronomer who discovered the three laws of p…
Isaac Newton
Father of Modern Science and greatest scientist
Albrecht Durer
developed art of woodcutting and best known for Praying Hands
31 terms
AP World Chapter 16
Byzantine Empire
Constantine
Caesaropapism
Justinian
The political and economic powerhouse of the Mediterranean re…
Fell to Ottoman Turks who renamed it Istanbul. Byzantine was…
Stated that the emperor not only rules as secular lord, but a…
Also known as the "sleepless emperor", Justinian was the most…
Byzantine Empire
The political and economic powerhouse of the Mediterranean re…
Constantine
Fell to Ottoman Turks who renamed it Istanbul. Byzantine was…
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literature - chapter 16 vocab
buoyant
enervate
incorrigible
inexorable
capable of floating
to exhaust
unable to be corrected
nonpreventable
buoyant
capable of floating
enervate
to exhaust
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Chapter 16 World Geography
Dialect
Impression
Nationalized
Recession
Variations of a language that are unique to a region or commu…
Style of art where painters try to get visual impressions mad…
Brought under state control.
An extended decline in business activity.
Dialect
Variations of a language that are unique to a region or commu…
Impression
Style of art where painters try to get visual impressions mad…
15 terms
AP World Chapter 16
Protestant Reformation
Martin Luther
Catholic Counter-Reformation
Taki Onqoy
Religious reform movement within the Latin Christian Church b…
95 Thesis, posted in 1517, led to religious reform in Germany…
An internal reform of the Catholic Church in the sixteenth ce…
Literally, "dancing sickness"; a religious revival moment in…
Protestant Reformation
Religious reform movement within the Latin Christian Church b…
Martin Luther
95 Thesis, posted in 1517, led to religious reform in Germany…
26 terms
Chapter 16 World War II (1939 - 1945)
Non-aggression Pact
Blitzkrieg
Charles de Gaulle
Winston Churchill
1939-Secret agreement between German leader Hitler and Soviet…
"Lighting war", typed of fast-moving warfare used by German f…
French general and statesman who became very popular during W…
British statesman and leader during World War II. Said the Br…
Non-aggression Pact
1939-Secret agreement between German leader Hitler and Soviet…
Blitzkrieg
"Lighting war", typed of fast-moving warfare used by German f…
18 terms
USH--Chapter 16 World War Looms
totalitarianism
fascism
Nazism
Joseph Stalin
Government that has complete control over its citizens and si…
Political system based on extreme nationalism and militaristi…
Political philosophy based on extreme nationalism, racism and…
Communist dictator of USSR
totalitarianism
Government that has complete control over its citizens and si…
fascism
Political system based on extreme nationalism and militaristi…
12 terms
World History Chapter 16
Spain
Hernando De Soto
Phillip II King of Spain
Vasco da Game
country who sponsored Christopher Columbus to make his voyage…
man who explored the southern United States including Fl, Ga,…
controlled more of the surface of the earth than any other hu…
first European to actually reach the Far East by sea
Spain
country who sponsored Christopher Columbus to make his voyage…
Hernando De Soto
man who explored the southern United States including Fl, Ga,…
105 terms
World History - Chapter 16
constitution
National Convention
Directory
Carlo
the new thing that was enacted in France in 1795
the government that was ended in France in 1795
the government that was established in France in 1795
the name of Napoleon's father, whom he resented because the f…
constitution
the new thing that was enacted in France in 1795
National Convention
the government that was ended in France in 1795
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