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W History Unit 10
ozone layer
AIDS
Kurds
cyberterrorism
a layer of the earth's upper atmosphere, that protects living…
acquired immune deficiency syndrome
name of the group of people who have been mistreated and pers…
politically motivated attacks on information systems, such as…
ozone layer
a layer of the earth's upper atmosphere, that protects living…
AIDS
acquired immune deficiency syndrome
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w history
Nomad
Hunter-gatherer
Neolithic Revolution
slash and burn farming
A member of a group that has no permanent home, wandering fro…
a member of nomadic group whose food supply depends on huntin…
The major change in human life caused by the beginning of far…
A farm in a method in which people created fields by cutting…
Nomad
A member of a group that has no permanent home, wandering fro…
Hunter-gatherer
a member of nomadic group whose food supply depends on huntin…
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W History Unit 5
Georges Clemenceau
the Dardanelles
propoganda
Woodrow Wilson
leader of France during WWI, was part of the Big Four
the narrow sea strait that was the gateway to the Ottoman cap…
information or material spread to advance a cause or to damag…
president of the United States during WWI, was part of the Bi…
Georges Clemenceau
leader of France during WWI, was part of the Big Four
the Dardanelles
the narrow sea strait that was the gateway to the Ottoman cap…
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W History Unit 4
racism
Roosevelt Corollary
Jose Marti
Emiliano Zapata
the belief that one race is superior to others
gave the US the right to be an international "police power" i…
a writer who had been exiled from Cuba by the Spanish, return…
military leader in the southern part of Mexico; was determine…
racism
the belief that one race is superior to others
Roosevelt Corollary
gave the US the right to be an international "police power" i…
130 terms
W History
Renaissance
Patron
Leonardo DaVinci
Michaelangelo
Centered in Italy, reformation of religion, a new beginning,…
one who gives support (usually financialy) to an artist. They…
1452-1519, The true Renaissance man, a painter, engineer, sci…
One of the great Italian artists. He was known as a master. H…
Renaissance
Centered in Italy, reformation of religion, a new beginning,…
Patron
one who gives support (usually financialy) to an artist. They…
13 terms
W history
Ideograph
Fuedalism
Loess
Calligraphy
Signs that express thoughts and ideas
A system of government in which local lords govern their own…
A fine wind Leon yellow soil
Fine handwriting
Ideograph
Signs that express thoughts and ideas
Fuedalism
A system of government in which local lords govern their own…
35 terms
history W.W.2
europe first
stalingrad
midway
operation barbossa
Germans greatest threat
turning point for the east
turning point for west
invasion of the U.S.S.R, Hitlers plan
europe first
Germans greatest threat
stalingrad
turning point for the east
18 terms
W. History #5 (LW)
imperialism
Archduke Franz Ferdinand
The Black Hand
Triple Alliance
A policy in which a strong, more developed nation dominates w…
The heir to the Austro-Hungarian throne who was killed by a 1…
Ae secret society of Serbians who wanted to make Austria leav…
Germany, Austria-Hungary, and Italy joined together before Wo…
imperialism
A policy in which a strong, more developed nation dominates w…
Archduke Franz Ferdinand
The heir to the Austro-Hungarian throne who was killed by a 1…
24 terms
W History
Topography
Shintoism
Buddhism
Castes
Decribes physical features of land
Japanese religion "ways of the gods"
Religion that teaches/believes in the four noble truths and t…
Rigid social groups India was divided into
Topography
Decribes physical features of land
Shintoism
Japanese religion "ways of the gods"
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W history
Muslim
Astrolabe
Sufis
Minarets
Persons who follow islam
Instrument used to navigate at sea
Group that seeks a mystics religious experience
Tall towers from which the faithful are called to prayer
Muslim
Persons who follow islam
Astrolabe
Instrument used to navigate at sea
15 terms
w history
Da Gama
Diaz
Cartier
Columbus
British 1488... Arrived off the port of calicut
British 1488... Reached the indian ocean from the altantic
Franch 1491... Map the Gulf of sant lawrence and the shores of s…
Spain 1492... Reached the America
Da Gama
British 1488... Arrived off the port of calicut
Diaz
British 1488... Reached the indian ocean from the altantic
15 terms
W History
indulgence
reformation
lutheran
protestant
a
a
a
a
indulgence
a
reformation
a
W History
Prehistory
Historians
Artifact
Anthropology
Long period of time before people invented writing
Scholars who study and write about the historical past
Objects made by humans.
Learning the origins and developments of people and their soc…
Prehistory
Long period of time before people invented writing
Historians
Scholars who study and write about the historical past
59 terms
W. History
Sumerians
Hebrews
Abraham
Moses
World's 1st civilization, first problem solvers
Recorded history in the old testament, forced to slavery
Founder of judaism, built kaaba
Led the jews out of Egypt, 2nd in command to pharaoh, god gav…
Sumerians
World's 1st civilization, first problem solvers
Hebrews
Recorded history in the old testament, forced to slavery
27 terms
W.History
Maurya empire
Chandragupta Maurya
Chandragupta Maurya
Chandragupta Maurya
first Indian empire
Founder of the Mauryan Empire
Unified northern India
Divided his empire into provinces, then districts for tax ass…
Maurya empire
first Indian empire
Chandragupta Maurya
Founder of the Mauryan Empire
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W. History Ch 6 terms
technical
corporation
Theology
scholasticism
of or pertaining to a technique
a form of business organization that has a separate legal ent…
the study of religion and God
a medieval philosophical and theological system that tried to…
technical
of or pertaining to a technique
corporation
a form of business organization that has a separate legal ent…
12 terms
W-history
Japanese attempts to create an empire…
Durning wold war 2 what was the prinam…
The meetings at yalta and Potsdam were…
Many Americans opposed the 1941 lend-l…
Maintaining an open trade policy in Asia
Transmitting secret messages to us forces durning combat
Postwar issues
Draw the untied states into war
Japanese attempts to create an empire…
Maintaining an open trade policy in Asia
Durning wold war 2 what was the prinam…
Transmitting secret messages to us forces durning combat
8 terms
W. History A Chapter 5
geocentric theory
Scientific Revolution
scientific method
René Descartes
scientific theory that has the earth as the center of the uni…
a transformation in European thought in the 1500s and 1600s t…
a method of inquiry that promotes observing, measuring, expla…
(1596-1650) French philosopher, mathematician, and scientist;…
geocentric theory
scientific theory that has the earth as the center of the uni…
Scientific Revolution
a transformation in European thought in the 1500s and 1600s t…
27 terms
W History
Acropolis
Agora
Censorate
Filial Piety
In early Greek city-states, a fortified gathering place at th…
In early Greek city-states, an open area that served as a gat…
Part of Chinese bureaucracy that made sure officials were doi…
Concept important to confucianism, respect for parents.
Acropolis
In early Greek city-states, a fortified gathering place at th…
Agora
In early Greek city-states, an open area that served as a gat…
10 terms
w. history
empire
labor
aristocracy
corruption
an extensive group of states or countries under a single supr…
work, especially hard physical work.
the highest class in certain societies, especially those hold…
dishonest or fraudulent conduct by those in power, typically…
empire
an extensive group of states or countries under a single supr…
labor
work, especially hard physical work.
28 terms
W history
Pre- history
Historian
Artifact
Anthropology
Period of time before writing was invented
person who studies how people lived in the past
an object made by human beings
The study of the origins and development of people and their…
Pre- history
Period of time before writing was invented
Historian
person who studies how people lived in the past
12 terms
W. History
Subcontient
Monsoon
Harrapa and Mohenjo-Daro
Acculturation
a part of a country separated from rest of continent by geogr…
a seasoing prevailing wind i South Asia
civilizations of the Indus River
cultural modification
Subcontient
a part of a country separated from rest of continent by geogr…
Monsoon
a seasoing prevailing wind i South Asia
W. History
Mary and Louis Leakey
Donald Johanson
Artifact
Anthropology
They started searching for clues to the human past
An anthropologists who helped to get rest of information
An object that represents something and is old and has a good…
Is the movement of creating where they live and what they do…
Mary and Louis Leakey
They started searching for clues to the human past
Donald Johanson
An anthropologists who helped to get rest of information
12 terms
W history
Canon Law
Cathedral
Crusade
chilvary
the internal church law governing the Catholic church, the Ea…
A Christian church which contains the throne of a bishop, ser…
military expeditions undertaken by European Christains.... Recov…
Traditional code of conduct. How Knights should behave
Canon Law
the internal church law governing the Catholic church, the Ea…
Cathedral
A Christian church which contains the throne of a bishop, ser…
38 terms
W History
Agriculture gave rise to the 1st civil…
Led farmers to create the first democr…
They went from farming land -----> tak…
Egypt, India, Mesopotamia, china
What big change happened during the neolithic revolution?
How did the Neolithic revolution change society?
How did women's roles change during the Neolithic revolution?
Where were the four river valley civilizations?
Agriculture gave rise to the 1st civil…
What big change happened during the neolithic revolution?
Led farmers to create the first democr…
How did the Neolithic revolution change society?
14 terms
W history
Chinggis Khan
Kublai Kahn
Marco polo
Ming dynasty
United Mongols; began attacking and conquering other areas
Grandson to changgis kahn
Merchant from Venice who traveled the silk road
Overthrew mongul rule in China
Chinggis Khan
United Mongols; began attacking and conquering other areas
Kublai Kahn
Grandson to changgis kahn
94 terms
W history
Allah
Arabesques
Bazaar
Bedoin
Supreme god islam
Geometric patterns/ decorations
Islamic market
Nomadic arabs living in desert
Allah
Supreme god islam
Arabesques
Geometric patterns/ decorations
W. History
Ptolemy
Isaac Newton
Galileo Galilei
Galen
Astronomer of antiquity-Ptolemaic system based off him
Wrote 'Principa', discovered and explained the theory of grav…
Wrote 'The Starry Messenger', improved the telescope, created…
Greek physician-Used animals for human anatomy, so he was inc…
Ptolemy
Astronomer of antiquity-Ptolemaic system based off him
Isaac Newton
Wrote 'Principa', discovered and explained the theory of grav…
49 terms
w history
Allyu
astrolabe
Aztecs
capitalism
small group of workers that work on government projects
used to determine the altitude of the sun and stars
nomadic poor people from North America hired by local rulers…
economic system where money is invested in a business to make…
Allyu
small group of workers that work on government projects
astrolabe
used to determine the altitude of the sun and stars
16 terms
W. History
Industial revolution
Textile industry
Productivity
Interchangeable parts
Machine power that makes things work
A machine that makes clothes
amount of goods or services
Products that can be swappsd because theyre cut to look ident…
Industial revolution
Machine power that makes things work
Textile industry
A machine that makes clothes
15 terms
w history
Absolutism
Divine right
Louis XIV
Medical view
religous; monacrh rich to poor
God created person to rule
weakened power of nobles; removed them from council (debt)
Geocentric theory; earth was center
Absolutism
religous; monacrh rich to poor
Divine right
God created person to rule
11 terms
W history
Atman
Reincarnation
Karma
dharma
The enseintial self
Rebirth of a soul in another body form
Actions of a persons life that effect fate in the next life.
The religious or moral duties of an individual
Atman
The enseintial self
Reincarnation
Rebirth of a soul in another body form
14 terms
w history
The Great Schism 1054
Charlemange
feudalism
manoralism
argument over icons; weakens the power of the church & separa…
United Europe (Holy Roman Emperor)
like caste system
the lord's estate, serfs couldn't leave it.
The Great Schism 1054
argument over icons; weakens the power of the church & separa…
Charlemange
United Europe (Holy Roman Emperor)
39 terms
W History
Mauryan Empire
Asoka
Religious Toleration
Tamil
-first Empire to unify most of the Indian subcontinent... -found…
-grandson of Chandragupta... -ruled the Mauryan Empire... -brought…
The acceptance of people who held different religious beliefs.
-language of the Tamil people who live in southern India... -mem…
Mauryan Empire
-first Empire to unify most of the Indian subcontinent... -found…
Asoka
-grandson of Chandragupta... -ruled the Mauryan Empire... -brought…
W History
Plateau
Subcontinent
Monsoon
Veneration
...
...
...
...
Plateau
...
Subcontinent
...
10 terms
W. History
Republic
Plebeian
Engineering
Pope
a state in which the supreme power rests in the body of citiz…
belonging or pertaining to the common people.
the art or science of making practical application of the kno…
the bishop of Rome as head of the Roman Catholic Church.
Republic
a state in which the supreme power rests in the body of citiz…
Plebeian
belonging or pertaining to the common people.
13 terms
W. history
urban
industrial revolution
factory
natural resourses
having to do with a city
change from handmade goods to machine goods.... - used in the be…
building where manufacturing is done ... -workers use machines t…
the wealth of a country... land,forest, mineral deposits, water…
urban
having to do with a city
industrial revolution
change from handmade goods to machine goods.... - used in the be…
21 terms
W history
Persia.
Sparta
Athens
Democracy
Led by Cyrus the great, built empires and roads
A military city-state in classical Greece that has a form of…
A city-state in classical Greece that developed democracy
A government in which the people participate in the government
Persia.
Led by Cyrus the great, built empires and roads
Sparta
A military city-state in classical Greece that has a form of…
16 terms
W history
Republic
Patrician
Aqueduct
Messiah
A thing of the people
Me,bet of the land holding upper class
An artificial channel for conveying water, typically in the f…
Savior sent by God
Republic
A thing of the people
Patrician
Me,bet of the land holding upper class
39 terms
W History
Trojan War
Mycenaenas
Dorian Period
Homer/epic
Mycenaeans vs. Troy, 10 year war, Heinrich Schliemann found e…
2000 BC, people who settled on the Greek mainland, named afte…
moved into Greece after the collapse of the Mycenaen civiliza…
blind storyteller who wrote epics (narrative poems celebratin…
Trojan War
Mycenaeans vs. Troy, 10 year war, Heinrich Schliemann found e…
Mycenaenas
2000 BC, people who settled on the Greek mainland, named afte…
9 terms
W. HISTORY
francis joseph I
queen victoria
mohandas ghandi
napoleon ii
Assumed the throne of , Became Emperor of Austria in 1848, an…
British Queen, under whose rule the British empire reached th…
A 20th-century Indian who helped lead his country to independ…
(1852-1870) Former Louis Napoleon, who became president of th…
francis joseph I
Assumed the throne of , Became Emperor of Austria in 1848, an…
queen victoria
British Queen, under whose rule the British empire reached th…
10 terms
w history
imperialism
paternalism
geopolitics
Crimean war
a policy of extending a country's power and influence through…
the policy or practice on the part of people in positions of…
politics, especially international relations, as influenced b…
(1853 - 1856) A war fought in East Europe on the Black Sea an…
imperialism
a policy of extending a country's power and influence through…
paternalism
the policy or practice on the part of people in positions of…
40 terms
Renaissance - Honors W. History
Renaissance
Artemisia Gentileschi
Humanism
Vernacular
"Rebirth"; of arts, learning, and ideas.
A female painter of the Renaissance; used "dramatic REALISM"…
Emphasis on ideas, arts, and literature that celebrated human…
The common spoken tongue (as opposed to Latin).
Renaissance
"Rebirth"; of arts, learning, and ideas.
Artemisia Gentileschi
A female painter of the Renaissance; used "dramatic REALISM"…
8 terms
W history
Vizier
Three periods of Egypt
Hatshepsut
Ramses 2
Chief minister. Supervise government
Old middle new kingdom
First female ruler
Bragged
Vizier
Chief minister. Supervise government
Three periods of Egypt
Old middle new kingdom
11 terms
W history
Religion
Monotheism
Polytheism
Theology
A belief system
Belief in only one god
Belief in more than one god
The study of nature of religious beliefs and the study of god
Religion
A belief system
Monotheism
Belief in only one god
18 terms
W History
Historians
Artifacts
Anthropology
Archaeology
experts in the study of how people lived in the historical past
objects made by humans
the study of humans, past and present
the study of past people and cultures through their material…
Historians
experts in the study of how people lived in the historical past
Artifacts
objects made by humans
29 terms
W History
Hugenots
Philip the Second
Netherlands
Charles the V
French protestants
Age of greatness, he has a powerful navy, Catholicism
Philip the Second got resistance from what country?
Phillip the Second's father, Archduke of Austria
Hugenots
French protestants
Philip the Second
Age of greatness, he has a powerful navy, Catholicism
18 terms
W history
Bay
Cape
Coast
Delta
Part of a body of water that is partly enclosed by land
Narrow point of land that extends into a body of water
Land that borders the sea or ocean
Area formed by soil deposited at the mouth of a river
Bay
Part of a body of water that is partly enclosed by land
Cape
Narrow point of land that extends into a body of water
45 terms
W history
Anabaptist
Baroque
Boyar
Camille di Cavour
Baptising only those who are old enough
Relating to a grand, ornate style of European paintings
A landowning noble of Russia
Sardinia's prime minister
Anabaptist
Baptising only those who are old enough
Baroque
Relating to a grand, ornate style of European paintings
30 terms
w history
what caused the Roman Empire to fall
republic
Punic wars
twelve tables of Rome
empire size... outside invaders... weak rulers
form of government in which representatives and leaders are e…
a series of wars fought between Carthage & Rome over trade ri…
written law code of Rome. will influence future empires
what caused the Roman Empire to fall
empire size... outside invaders... weak rulers
republic
form of government in which representatives and leaders are e…
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