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AP Art History Vocabulary
apadana
arch
arcuated
blind arcade
great audience hall in ancient Persian palaces
curved structural member spanning an opening, generally compo…
arch-shaped
arcade having no actual opening, used as decoration to wall s…
apadana
great audience hall in ancient Persian palaces
arch
curved structural member spanning an opening, generally compo…
148 terms
AP Art History Vocabulary
Anthropomorphic
Archaeology
Composite View
Composition
In the shape of a human
The Study of Artifacts
A view of the frontal and profile(side) together
What an art piece is made of
Anthropomorphic
In the shape of a human
Archaeology
The Study of Artifacts
1,544 terms
AP World History Complete Vocabulary
Mesopotamia
Fertile Crescent
ziggurat
pictograms
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
The Tigris and Euphrates Rivers gave life to the first known…
A temple tower of ancient Mesopotamia, constructed of square…
A pictorial symbol or sign representing an object or concept
Mesopotamia
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
Fertile Crescent
The Tigris and Euphrates Rivers gave life to the first known…
424 terms
AP World History Vocabulary
Aristocracy
Artisans
Bands
Bantu
Are the people considered to be in the highest social class i…
The class of people who make objects in any given society.
Social organization used by hunter-gatherer societies with as…
An African language family that started in western Sub-Sahara…
Aristocracy
Are the people considered to be in the highest social class i…
Artisans
The class of people who make objects in any given society.
AP US History - Chapter 24 Vocabulary
Triple Alliance
Triple Entente
conscription
Serbia
Germany, Austria-Hungary, and Italy (at first), Alliance betw…
France, Great Britain, and Russia (at first)
a military draft
Country seeking independence from Austria, supported by Russia
Triple Alliance
Germany, Austria-Hungary, and Italy (at first), Alliance betw…
Triple Entente
France, Great Britain, and Russia (at first)
40 terms
AP World History chapter 14 vocabulary
Muhammad Shah II
Khwarazm
Barbarian
Silk Road
Turkic ruler of Muslim Khwarazm kingdom; attempted to resist…
An old Islamic empire that was invaded by the Mongols under C…
(n) : a person in a savage, primitive state; uncivilized pers…
An ancient trade route between China and the Mediterranean Se…
Muhammad Shah II
Turkic ruler of Muslim Khwarazm kingdom; attempted to resist…
Khwarazm
An old Islamic empire that was invaded by the Mongols under C…
1,510 terms
AP World History Vocabulary Fall
Mesopotamia
Fertile Crescent
ziggurat
pictograms
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
The Tigris and Euphrates Rivers gave life to the first known…
A temple tower of ancient Mesopotamia, constructed of square…
A pictorial symbol or sign representing an object or concept
Mesopotamia
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
Fertile Crescent
The Tigris and Euphrates Rivers gave life to the first known…
17 terms
AP Art History- Art of Ancient Egypt Vocabulary
canon of proportions
necropolis
hieroglyphics
mastaba
a set of ideal mathematical ratios in art based on measuremen…
a tract of land used for burials (city of the dead)
a writing system using picture symbols
An ancient Egyptian mudbrick tomb with a rectangular base and…
canon of proportions
a set of ideal mathematical ratios in art based on measuremen…
necropolis
a tract of land used for burials (city of the dead)
100 terms
AP Art History Vocabulary
Anthropomorphic
Archaeology
Composite View
Composition
In the shape of a human
The Study of Artifacts
A view of the frontal and profile(side) together
What an art piece is made of
Anthropomorphic
In the shape of a human
Archaeology
The Study of Artifacts
1,544 terms
AP World History Vocabulary Spring
Mesopotamia
Fertile Crescent
ziggurat
pictograms
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
The Tigris and Euphrates Rivers gave life to the first known…
A temple tower of ancient Mesopotamia, constructed of square…
A pictorial symbol or sign representing an object or concept
Mesopotamia
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
Fertile Crescent
The Tigris and Euphrates Rivers gave life to the first known…
57 terms
AP World History Vocabulary Chapter 13
Confucius
Forbidden City
Tribute
Barbarian
Western name for the Chinese philosopher Kongzi (551-479 B.C.…
a walled section of Beijing that encloses the palace that was…
a payment made by a less powerful state or nation to a more p…
a member of an uncivilized people
Confucius
Western name for the Chinese philosopher Kongzi (551-479 B.C.…
Forbidden City
a walled section of Beijing that encloses the palace that was…
20 terms
AP World History Vocabulary
Agrarian
Bullion
Celibacy/Celibate
Emporia
Something related to land or a cultivated land.... Ex: Agricultu…
Valued bars of gold and silver that isn't coined yet.
To restrain from marriage and sexual intercourse, because of…
A market or a large place that sells many goods.
Agrarian
Something related to land or a cultivated land.... Ex: Agricultu…
Bullion
Valued bars of gold and silver that isn't coined yet.
1,544 terms
AP World History Complete Vocabulary
Mesopotamia
Fertile Crescent
ziggurat
pictograms
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
The Tigris and Euphrates Rivers gave life to the first known…
A temple tower of ancient Mesopotamia, constructed of square…
A pictorial symbol or sign representing an object or concept
Mesopotamia
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
Fertile Crescent
The Tigris and Euphrates Rivers gave life to the first known…
294 terms
AP Art History Vocabulary Words
Abstraction
Academy
Acropolis
Action Painting
Works of art that may have from but have little or no attempt…
An institution whose main objects include training artists in…
Literally, a "high city," a Greek temple complex built on a h…
An abstract painting in which the artist drips or splatters p…
Abstraction
Works of art that may have from but have little or no attempt…
Academy
An institution whose main objects include training artists in…
235 terms
AP World History Vocabulary
egalitarian
kinship
diversified
patriarchy
(adj) related to the belief in the equality of all people, es…
culturally defined relationships between individuals who are…
having variety of character or form or components; or having…
a form of social organization in which a male is the family h…
egalitarian
(adj) related to the belief in the equality of all people, es…
kinship
culturally defined relationships between individuals who are…
352 terms
ap art history vocabulary
anthropomorphic
archaeology
cong
henge
having characteristics of human form, but not actually human
study of ancient people and cultures... - excavation
tubular object w circular hole cut into a square-like cross s…
Neolithic monument with circular ground plan. used for ritual…
anthropomorphic
having characteristics of human form, but not actually human
archaeology
study of ancient people and cultures... - excavation
148 terms
AP Art History Vocabulary
Anthropomorphic
Archaeology
Composite View
Composition
In the shape of a human
The Study of Artifacts
A view of the frontal and profile(side) together
What an art piece is made of
Anthropomorphic
In the shape of a human
Archaeology
The Study of Artifacts
AP Art History Vocabulary
Anthropomorphic
Archaeology
Composite View
Composition
In the shape of a human
The Study of Artifacts
A view of the frontal and profile(side) together
What an art piece is made of
Anthropomorphic
In the shape of a human
Archaeology
The Study of Artifacts
148 terms
AP Art History Vocabulary
Anthropomorphic
Archaeology
Composite View
Composition
In the shape of a human
The Study of Artifacts
A view of the frontal and profile(side) together
What an art piece is made of
Anthropomorphic
In the shape of a human
Archaeology
The Study of Artifacts
AP Art History: Africa
Conical tower and circular wall of Gre…
Great Mosque of Djenne
Wall plaque, from Oba's palace
Sika Dwa Kofi (Golden Stool)
Location: Southeastern Zimbabwe... Artists: Shona peoples... Time P…
Location: Mali... Artist: Unknown... Time Period: Founded c. 1200 C…
Location: Benin (Nigeria)... Artist: Edo peoples... Time Period: 16…
Location: South Central Ghana... Artist: Ashanti peoples... Time Pe…
Conical tower and circular wall of Gre…
Location: Southeastern Zimbabwe... Artists: Shona peoples... Time P…
Great Mosque of Djenne
Location: Mali... Artist: Unknown... Time Period: Founded c. 1200 C…
AP World History Regions
North America
Caribbean
Latin America
Central Africa
North America
Caribbean
1,504 terms
AP World History Vocabulary
...
cuneiform
Xia
Shang Dynasty
The earliest known form of writing, which was used by the Sum…
A legendary Chinese dynasty that was not believed to exist un…
An early Chinese dynasty. Not a unified Chinese state. Instea…
...
cuneiform
The earliest known form of writing, which was used by the Sum…
AP Art History Vocabulary
Anthropomorphic
Archaeology
Composite View
Composition
In the shape of a human
The Study of Artifacts
A view of the frontal and profile(side) together
What an art piece is made of
Anthropomorphic
In the shape of a human
Archaeology
The Study of Artifacts
33 terms
AP History Chapter 10 Terms
Commonwealth v. Hunt
Cult of Domesticity
Cyrus H. McCormick
De Witt Clinton
Massachusetts supreme court case that ruled that labor unions…
Idealized view of women & home; women, self-less caregiver fo…
Invented the reaper, a tool which drastically increased the r…
The leader of government officials who came up with the plan…
Commonwealth v. Hunt
Massachusetts supreme court case that ruled that labor unions…
Cult of Domesticity
Idealized view of women & home; women, self-less caregiver fo…
AP European History Vocabulary
Period 1
Renaissance
Northern Renaissance
Humanists
1450-1648
A "rebirth" of classical learning and emphasis on humanity be…
Period of the Renaissance from 1497 where Renaissance ideas s…
Scholars who studied and taught the humanities, the skills of…
Period 1
1450-1648
Renaissance
A "rebirth" of classical learning and emphasis on humanity be…
13 terms
AP World History Regions
North America
Caribbean
Latin America
Central Africa
North America
Caribbean
AP World History Vocabulary Chapter 10 Murgola
Augustine of Hippo... (354-430 CE)
Black Death
Charles Martel
Clovis
Influential church father and theologian; born in Africa and…
Plague that struck Europe; reduced population and affected so…
Grandfather of Charlemagne; Frankish ruler of Austrasia who c…
Early Frankish king; converted Franks to Christianity c. 496
Augustine of Hippo... (354-430 CE)
Influential church father and theologian; born in Africa and…
Black Death
Plague that struck Europe; reduced population and affected so…
11 terms
Ap Art History Prehistoric
#1 Apollo 11 Stones
#2 Great Hall of the Bulls
#3 Camelid Sacrum in shape of a canine
#4 Running Horned Woman
Namibia, Africa... 25,500-25,300 B.C.E... Charcoal on stone
Lascaux, France... Paleolithic Europe... 15,000-13,000 B.C.E... Rock P…
Tequixquiac, Mexico... 14,000-7,000 B.C.E... Bone
Tassili n'Ajjer, Algeria... 6,000-4,000 B.C.E... Pigment on Rock
#1 Apollo 11 Stones
Namibia, Africa... 25,500-25,300 B.C.E... Charcoal on stone
#2 Great Hall of the Bulls
Lascaux, France... Paleolithic Europe... 15,000-13,000 B.C.E... Rock P…
21 terms
AP Art History 250
Apollo 11 Stones... Nambia. c. 25000-2530…
Great Hall of Bulls... Lascaux, France. P…
Camelid sacrum in the shape of a canin…
Running horned women... Tassili n'Ajjer,…
Apollo 11 Stones... Nambia. c. 25000-2530…
Great Hall of Bulls... Lascaux, France. P…
AP HISTORY VOCABULARY
Renaissance
Gilded Age
Great Awakening
Columbian Exchange
The activity, spirit, and time of the great revival of art, l…
The period in the U.S. (1870-1898) characterized by a greatly…
The series of religious revivals among Protestants in the Ame…
A dramatic widespread exchange of animals, plants, culture, s…
Renaissance
The activity, spirit, and time of the great revival of art, l…
Gilded Age
The period in the U.S. (1870-1898) characterized by a greatly…
1,635 terms
AP World History Flashcard
Mesopotamia
Fertile Crescent
ziggurat
pictograms
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
The Tigris and Euphrates Rivers gave life to the first known…
A temple tower of ancient Mesopotamia, constructed of square…
A pictorial symbol or sign representing an object or concept.…
Mesopotamia
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
Fertile Crescent
The Tigris and Euphrates Rivers gave life to the first known…
39 terms
AP World History chapter 14 vocabulary
Muhammad Shah II
Khwarazm
Barbarian
Silk Road
Turkic ruler of Muslim Khwarazm kingdom; attempted to resist…
An old Islamic empire that was invaded by the Mongols under C…
(n) : a person in a savage, primitive state; uncivilized pers…
An ancient trade route between China and the Mediterranean Se…
Muhammad Shah II
Turkic ruler of Muslim Khwarazm kingdom; attempted to resist…
Khwarazm
An old Islamic empire that was invaded by the Mongols under C…
1,635 terms
AP World History
Mesopotamia
Fertile Crescent
ziggurat
pictograms
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
The Tigris and Euphrates Rivers gave life to the first known…
A temple tower of ancient Mesopotamia, constructed of square…
A pictorial symbol or sign representing an object or concept.…
Mesopotamia
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
Fertile Crescent
The Tigris and Euphrates Rivers gave life to the first known…
AP World History Religions
Why did we develop belief systems?
Polytheism
Monotheism
Animism
Because humans have always needed to understand natural pheno…
Belief in many gods
Belief in one God
-They practice nature worship... -They believe that everything h…
Why did we develop belief systems?
Because humans have always needed to understand natural pheno…
Polytheism
Belief in many gods
AP World History Period 3 Vocabulary
Kingdom of Ghana
Kingdom of Mali
Kingdom of Songhai
Sunni Ali
West African empire from 700s to 1076, grew wealthy and power…
a huge territorial empire that flourished in west Africa duri…
last and final great empire of West Africa. a very big tradin…
created Sunni Dynasty; rule lasted 30 years; many military ca…
Kingdom of Ghana
West African empire from 700s to 1076, grew wealthy and power…
Kingdom of Mali
a huge territorial empire that flourished in west Africa duri…
10 terms
AP US History: Exploration
Vasco da Gama
Christopher Columbus
Henry de Soto
Ponce de Leon
Portuguese explorer. In 1497-1498 he led the first naval expe…
An Italian navigator who was funded by the Spanish Government…
First person to sail into the Miss. River in 1542
Discovered and claimed Florida (Land of the Flowers) for Spai…
Vasco da Gama
Portuguese explorer. In 1497-1498 he led the first naval expe…
Christopher Columbus
An Italian navigator who was funded by the Spanish Government…
AP History Vocabulary
egalitarian
Homo Sapiens
Paleolithic Age
Clovis points
equality
the early humans
the age of migration
A more advanced pointed piece of stone used for hunting
egalitarian
equality
Homo Sapiens
the early humans
23 terms
AP European History Vocabulary
clergy
concordat
consummate
treason
the body of all people ordained for religious duties, especia…
an agreement or treaty, especially one between the Vatican an…
make (a marriage or relationship) complete by having sexual i…
the crime of betraying one's country, especially by attemptin…
clergy
the body of all people ordained for religious duties, especia…
concordat
an agreement or treaty, especially one between the Vatican an…
31 terms
AP World History Period 1 Vocabulary
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…
14 terms
AP US History Vocabulary
Bacon's Rebellion
Tobacco
Chesapeake Bay
Half Way Covenant
William Berkeley the governor of Virginia lamented his lot as…
lucrative crop of the Chesapeake region;, The primary staple…
Where Virginia and Maryland colonies were located, much tobac…
Troubled ministers in 1662 announced a new formula for church…
Bacon's Rebellion
William Berkeley the governor of Virginia lamented his lot as…
Tobacco
lucrative crop of the Chesapeake region;, The primary staple…
50 terms
AP World History Vocabulary
Columbian Exchange
Circumnavigate
Dutch United East India Company
English East India Company
the exchange of plants, animals. diseases, and technologies b…
to go completely around the Earth.
a Dutch trading company that relied on private merchants to a…
an early joint-stock company; were granted royal charter with…
Columbian Exchange
the exchange of plants, animals. diseases, and technologies b…
Circumnavigate
to go completely around the Earth.
26 terms
AP Art History Rome
.Fibula with Orientalizing lions, ... (.c…
Model of Etruscan Temple... (.16th centur…
Sarcophagus with reclining couple... (. c…
Aule Metele (Arringatore)... (. Early 1st…
.Fibula with Orientalizing lions, ... (.c…
Model of Etruscan Temple... (.16th centur…
25 terms
AP Art History Vocabulary
Doric Columns
Ionic Columns
Corinthian Columns
Acropolis
city of the dead
Doric Columns
Ionic Columns
70 terms
AP US History Unit 1
Walter Raleigh
Elizabeth I
Treaty of Tordesillas
Pocahontas
Founder of England's first American colony. (Roanoke, it fail…
English Queen during golden age. Reestablished Protestantism…
a 1494 agreement between Portugal and Spain, declaring that n…
a Powhatan woman (the daughter of Powhatan) who befriended th…
Walter Raleigh
Founder of England's first American colony. (Roanoke, it fail…
Elizabeth I
English Queen during golden age. Reestablished Protestantism…
AP World History Unit 2
Caste System
Patriarchy
Matriarchal
Mandate of Heaven
a class structure that is determined by birth. Loosely, it me…
A male dominated society
A female dominated society
an ancient Chinese belief and philosophical idea that tiān (h…
Caste System
a class structure that is determined by birth. Loosely, it me…
Patriarchy
A male dominated society
210 terms
AP World History Period 3 Vocabulary
Kingdom of Ghana
Kingdom of Mali
Kingdom of Songhai
Sunni Ali
West African empire from 700s to 1076, grew wealthy and power…
a huge territorial empire that flourished in west Africa duri…
last and final great empire of West Africa. a very big tradin…
created Sunni Dynasty; rule lasted 30 years; many military ca…
Kingdom of Ghana
West African empire from 700s to 1076, grew wealthy and power…
Kingdom of Mali
a huge territorial empire that flourished in west Africa duri…
148 terms
AP Art History Vocabulary
Anthropomorphic
Archaeology
Composite View
Composition
In the shape of a human
The Study of Artifacts
A view of the frontal and profile(side) together
What an art piece is made of
Anthropomorphic
In the shape of a human
Archaeology
The Study of Artifacts
141 terms
AP World History Period 3 Vocabulary
Kingdom of Ghana
Kingdom of Mali
Kingdom of Songhai
Sunni Ali
West African empire from 700s to 1076, grew wealthy and power…
a huge territorial empire that flourished in west Africa duri…
last and final great empire of West Africa. a very big tradin…
created Sunni Dynasty; rule lasted 30 years; many military ca…
Kingdom of Ghana
West African empire from 700s to 1076, grew wealthy and power…
Kingdom of Mali
a huge territorial empire that flourished in west Africa duri…
148 terms
AP Art History Vocabulary
Anthropomorphic
Archaeology
Composite View
Composition
In the shape of a human
The Study of Artifacts
A view of the frontal and profile(side) together
What an art piece is made of
Anthropomorphic
In the shape of a human
Archaeology
The Study of Artifacts
AP Art History Medieval Vocabulary
Animal style
Chasing
Cloissonne
Codex (plural
a medieval art form in which animals are depicted in a styliz…
to ornament metal by indenting into a surface with a hammer
enamel work in which colored areas are separated by thin band…
codices): a manuscript book
Animal style
a medieval art form in which animals are depicted in a styliz…
Chasing
to ornament metal by indenting into a surface with a hammer
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