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Western Civilization
Donatello
Michelangelo
Leonardo da Vinci
Raphael
Bronze statue of David
Ceiling of Sistine Chapel... Statue of David... Dome of St. Peter's…
Mona Lisa... Last Supper... Inventor... Renaissance Man
School of Athens
Donatello
Bronze statue of David
Michelangelo
Ceiling of Sistine Chapel... Statue of David... Dome of St. Peter's…
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Western Civilization
Michelangelo
Leonardo da Vinci
Gutenberg
Humanism
Artist of the Ceiling of Sistine Chapel, Statue of David, and…
Artist of the Mona Lisa and Last Supper.... An inventor and "Ren…
Invented the moveable type printing press
Philosphy that focuses on human potential
Michelangelo
Artist of the Ceiling of Sistine Chapel, Statue of David, and…
Leonardo da Vinci
Artist of the Mona Lisa and Last Supper.... An inventor and "Ren…
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27.4 Western Civilization
The Big Three
France
Fourteen Points
Self-Determination
Wilson, Clemenceau & George
Regained Alsace-Lorraine
Wilson's Peace Plan
Allowing people to decide for themselves under what governmen…
The Big Three
Wilson, Clemenceau & George
France
Regained Alsace-Lorraine
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Western Civilization - Test 3
Industrial Revolution
Cottage Industry
Putting-Out System
Thomas Newcomen
Age of machinery. population increased. Labor shift from farm…
business or manufacturing carried out in a person's home
The home is becoming a early factory. Families aid in industr…
Invented the Newcomen's Engine 1709. It was a steam driven pu…
Industrial Revolution
Age of machinery. population increased. Labor shift from farm…
Cottage Industry
business or manufacturing carried out in a person's home
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Western Civilization Set 3
Nubia
pharaoh
hieroglyphics
nomes
region of Africa located in the upper Nile valley just south…
(in Egyptian, "great house") Ruler of ancient Egypt.
earliest form of Egyptian writing.
smaller geographical and administrative regions of ancient Eg…
Nubia
region of Africa located in the upper Nile valley just south…
pharaoh
(in Egyptian, "great house") Ruler of ancient Egypt.
DE WESTERN CIVILIZATION MIDTERM SET
What is Lucy an example of?
At what age did man start farming?
What is the earliest civilization?
What is the most important building th…
Homonid
Neolithic
Mesopotamia
Ziggurat
What is Lucy an example of?
Homonid
At what age did man start farming?
Neolithic
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Western Civilization
Pantheism
Naturalism
Post Modernism
Christianity
God is everything and in everything. He is not a person and c…
Only things that can be verified and understood by human reas…
There is no objective truth. Truth is what each person wants…
Declares that the Bible is the revealed Word of God of the on…
Pantheism
God is everything and in everything. He is not a person and c…
Naturalism
Only things that can be verified and understood by human reas…
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Western Civilization Unit 1
palace society
Homer
redistributive economy
Alexander the Great
Minoan and Mycenaean social and political organization center…
Greece's first and most famous author, who composed The Iliad…
A system in which state officials control the production and…
The fourth-century B.C.E. Macedonian king whose conquest of t…
palace society
Minoan and Mycenaean social and political organization center…
Homer
Greece's first and most famous author, who composed The Iliad…
Western Civilization
Industrial Revolution
crop rotation
factors of production
entrepreneur
beginning in England during the 18th century. Changed from ma…
the system of growing a different crop in a field of each yea…
the resources including land labor, and capital that are need…
a person who organizes, manages, and takes on the risks of a…
Industrial Revolution
beginning in England during the 18th century. Changed from ma…
crop rotation
the system of growing a different crop in a field of each yea…
Western Civilization
direct representative
Aristotle
pantheon
Hippocrates
A system of choosing delegates to a representative assemble i…
A Greek Philosopher, taught Alexander the Great, started a fa…
all the gods of a people; a group highly respected in a field
Father of medicine during the Golden Age of Greece - 5th Cent…
direct representative
A system of choosing delegates to a representative assemble i…
Aristotle
A Greek Philosopher, taught Alexander the Great, started a fa…
Western Civilization
The Enlightenment
Scientific Revolution
Geocentric Theory
Heliocentric
A new intellectual movement that stressed reason and thought…
New way of thinking about the natural world ... Scholars began t…
Earth-centered view of the universe... Came from Aristotle (Chri…
Sun centered
The Enlightenment
A new intellectual movement that stressed reason and thought…
Scientific Revolution
New way of thinking about the natural world ... Scholars began t…
Western Civilization
How did the Romans deal with conquered…
Battling of Carthage and the mediterra…
Problems in the Republic:
Grachi
- Somewhat, recognized was of subject groups.... - Many did not…
- 1st Punic war, began in Sicily.... - 2nd Punic war, Hannibal a…
- Influx of wealth.... - Influx of slaves.... - Wealthy bought/took…
-Tiberius Gracchus (elected) tried to limit size of estates,…
How did the Romans deal with conquered…
- Somewhat, recognized was of subject groups.... - Many did not…
Battling of Carthage and the mediterra…
- 1st Punic war, began in Sicily.... - 2nd Punic war, Hannibal a…
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Art in Western Civilization Final Test
human anatomy
he wanted to keep his paintings as tru…
Da Vinci wanted to publish illustrated…
Milan, Italy... 1489
Name the scientific field in which Leonardo da Vinci "most ex…
Why did Leonardo da Vinci research the human body?
Other than paintings, hat did Leonardo da Vinci want to do wi…
In what city did Leonardo da Vinci begin his work on anatomic…
human anatomy
Name the scientific field in which Leonardo da Vinci "most ex…
he wanted to keep his paintings as tru…
Why did Leonardo da Vinci research the human body?
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Western Civilization Ancient Rome
Constantinople
plebiscites
ladder of offices
First Triumvirate
City founded as the eastern capital of the Roman Empire by Co…
Resolutions passed by the Plebeian Assembly; such resolutions…
The series of Roman elective government offices from quaestor…
The coalition formed in 60 B.C.E. by Pompey, Crassus, and Cae…
Constantinople
City founded as the eastern capital of the Roman Empire by Co…
plebiscites
Resolutions passed by the Plebeian Assembly; such resolutions…
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Western Civilization
Venus of Willendorf 15000
France cave paintings 30000
Old Stone Age
New Stone Age
(50,000-7000)
7000-3000 BC
Venus of Willendorf 15000
France cave paintings 30000
Western Civilization
Paleolithic Age
Neolithic Revolution
theocracy
Sumerian city-states
Period of human history where humans used simple tools.
Shift from hunting animals and gathering plants to the system…
The government ruled by divine authority
1st city-states; located in Mesopotamia, Eridu, Ur, Uruk, Umm…
Paleolithic Age
Period of human history where humans used simple tools.
Neolithic Revolution
Shift from hunting animals and gathering plants to the system…
Western Civilization--Early Civilization
Mesopotamia
Egypt
Babylon
Cuneiform
Modern day Iraq. 1st civilization.. Humans learn how to grow…
2nd civilization. The nile river, fertile land. longest lasti…
king Hammurabi, code of laws.
tablets
Mesopotamia
Modern day Iraq. 1st civilization.. Humans learn how to grow…
Egypt
2nd civilization. The nile river, fertile land. longest lasti…
Western Civilization
Seasonal Work for Peasants
Peasant Holidays
Women's role in Housekeeping/Garden Ch…
Aristocrats and War
Each season brought new tasks (season fall most hectic)... Harve…
Christmas... Easter... Pentecost... + numerous others from catholic ch…
- Carry and Bear Children... - Provide children socialization +…
"Men of War" Lords/Vassals - people of wealth, political, eco…
Seasonal Work for Peasants
Each season brought new tasks (season fall most hectic)... Harve…
Peasant Holidays
Christmas... Easter... Pentecost... + numerous others from catholic ch…
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western civilization final exam
. . . "for the administration is in th…
The importance of Greek philosophy to…
"We do not say that a man who takes no…
The emphasis of Greek art, as portraye…
democracy
logic and reasoned proof
all citizens have a duty to involve themselves in political l…
an emphasis on the beauty of the human form
. . . "for the administration is in th…
democracy
The importance of Greek philosophy to…
logic and reasoned proof
Western Civilization
Hugenots
Richelieu
Diderot and d'Alembert
Rousseau
French Protestants
chief advisor to Louis XIII
Encyclopedia
Author of Emile and Social Contract
Hugenots
French Protestants
Richelieu
chief advisor to Louis XIII
Western Civilization Test 2
Consumer Culture
Cochineal
Russian Orthodox Church
Peter the Great
as a result of the Atlantic system and the growth of internat…
A new product available for them, color red dye made out of i…
1) Autocephalic (organized by notions that each church had it…
Romanov 18th Century tsar responsible for the Westernization/…
Consumer Culture
as a result of the Atlantic system and the growth of internat…
Cochineal
A new product available for them, color red dye made out of i…
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Western civilization
King minos
Women (Minoans)
Religion (Minoans)
Greek peninsulas
-Crete: Europe's first commercial empire... -Minotaur... -Minoans... -…
-Enjoyed freedom and dignity... -Unknown elsewhere in ancient Ne…
-Snake goddess... -Main deity
-Aegean Sea... -Mountainous ... -Harbors: Maritime Commerce... -Centra…
King minos
-Crete: Europe's first commercial empire... -Minotaur... -Minoans... -…
Women (Minoans)
-Enjoyed freedom and dignity... -Unknown elsewhere in ancient Ne…
Western Civilization
Voltaire
Laissez-faire (letting things take the…
How were music and art affected during…
How did the Scientific Revolution infl…
defended freedom of speech and spoke out against prejudice an…
believe that the economy is better off if the government does…
developed a new elegant and graceful style that reflected new…
Thinkers looked for natural laws in politics and economics
Voltaire
defended freedom of speech and spoke out against prejudice an…
Laissez-faire (letting things take the…
believe that the economy is better off if the government does…
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Western Civilizations - Judaism
Religion
Monotheism
Polytheism
Abraham
An organized system of beliefs and practices used to worship…
Belief in only one god
Belief in many gods
Abraham made an agreement with God: If he worships only God,…
Religion
An organized system of beliefs and practices used to worship…
Monotheism
Belief in only one god
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Western Civilizations - Greek Philosophers
sophists
Thales of Miletus
Skepticism
Socrates
- "Workers of wisdom"... - teachers
- Earliest known philosopher... - believed the universe was cont…
- Root of Greek philosophy... - Constant questioning... - Support a…
- Encouraged students to think... - Popular with youth... - Annoyin…
sophists
- "Workers of wisdom"... - teachers
Thales of Miletus
- Earliest known philosopher... - believed the universe was cont…
western civilization study set
rome
etruria
tiber river
italy
capital of italy
home of the Etruscans, north of Rome
River that runs through Rome
a boot shaped peninsula that is the home of the famous city o…
rome
capital of italy
etruria
home of the Etruscans, north of Rome
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Western Civilizations - Political Economy
Political economy
Monarchy
Absolutism
Tyranny
How economics, law, and politics affect each other
Ruled by a king or queen who comes from a family of kings and…
One person rules and he/she has complete power
One person who rules using force, fear, or limiting personal…
Political economy
How economics, law, and politics affect each other
Monarchy
Ruled by a king or queen who comes from a family of kings and…
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Western Civilization I CLEP
The Cradle of Civilization
Paleolithic Age
Mesolithic Age
Neolithic Age
Fertile Crescent
Old Stone Age, in which people are believed to have lived nom…
The Age between the Old Stone Age and the New Stone Age
New Stone Age (supposedly from about 8000 BC - 3000 BC), in w…
The Cradle of Civilization
Fertile Crescent
Paleolithic Age
Old Stone Age, in which people are believed to have lived nom…
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Western Civilization 1 Set 2
El Greco's painting in the illustratio…
The patriotic enthusiasm and pride of…
The Parliamentarians were successful i…
As a result of the Peace of Westphalia…
Mannerist
the plays of William Shakespeare
of the effectiveness of Oliver Cromwell's New Model Army
c. the German states were allowed to determine their religion
El Greco's painting in the illustratio…
Mannerist
The patriotic enthusiasm and pride of…
the plays of William Shakespeare
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27.1 Western Civilization
Partial Isolation
Bismarck
Russia
France
After 1871, Germany entered into several alliances and this a…
At the end of the treaty with Germany Kaiser William II force…
The resignation of Bismarck allowed France to win ___________…
In 1894, Russia made an alliance with ______ that made German…
Partial Isolation
After 1871, Germany entered into several alliances and this a…
Bismarck
At the end of the treaty with Germany Kaiser William II force…
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Western Civilizations - Christianity
Bible (New Testament)
Roman Empire during time of Emperor Au…
Roman Empire during the time of Nero-p…
Roman Empire during the time of Consta…
Very important Christian text.
Killed Jesus... Hoped to stop Jesus's followers from spreading h…
Blamed Christians for things that go wrong -- starting with t…
Converted to Christianity... Christianity is now an accepted rel…
Bible (New Testament)
Very important Christian text.
Roman Empire during time of Emperor Au…
Killed Jesus... Hoped to stop Jesus's followers from spreading h…
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Chapter 5 Western Civilization Spielvogel
Etruscans
Praetors
Imperium
Patricians; plebians
Settled north of Rome in Etruria, first developers of Rome. H…
Acts as judge, can therefore create law by legal precedent an…
"power to command"
an aristocrat or nobleman; a commoner
Etruscans
Settled north of Rome in Etruria, first developers of Rome. H…
Praetors
Acts as judge, can therefore create law by legal precedent an…
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Western Civilization Chapter 3
Minoans
Mycenaeans
Minos
Linear B
The Bronze Age civilization that arose in Crete in the third…
The Bronze Age civilization of mainland Greece that was cente…
the first King of Crete, son of Zeus and Europa.
Linear B is a syllabic script that was used for writing Mycen…
Minoans
The Bronze Age civilization that arose in Crete in the third…
Mycenaeans
The Bronze Age civilization of mainland Greece that was cente…
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Unit 1 Western Civilization
Paleolithic Age
Neolithic Revolution
Jericho
Catalhoyuk
The old stone age ,man was hunter -gathererer ,refers to kind…
Development of agriculture, one of the most revolutionary eve…
One of the First Neolithic farming villages,appears to have b…
One of the largest of the Neolithic farming villages, agricul…
Paleolithic Age
The old stone age ,man was hunter -gathererer ,refers to kind…
Neolithic Revolution
Development of agriculture, one of the most revolutionary eve…
Western Civilization Final
Prince Henry the Navigator
Treaty of Tordesilla
Vasco de Gama
Bartolomeo Dias
Prince of Portugal... First Navigation school pushed for explora…
treaty in which spain and portugal agreed to extend the line…
A Portugese sailor who was the first European to sail around…
A Portuguese sailer that rounded the Cape of Good Hope southe…
Prince Henry the Navigator
Prince of Portugal... First Navigation school pushed for explora…
Treaty of Tordesilla
treaty in which spain and portugal agreed to extend the line…
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Western Civilization Key Terms
Bronze Age
Akkad/Akkadians
bronze technologies
Epic of Gilgamesh
3000-1500 BC
first ancient Semitic speaking empire in Mesopotamia
need tin; when tin shortages occur, it weakens arms and agric…
2100 BC; first epic; example of proverbial literature
Bronze Age
3000-1500 BC
Akkad/Akkadians
first ancient Semitic speaking empire in Mesopotamia
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western civilization
cities
written language
complex religion
social classes
cities
written language
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Western Civilization Exam 2
Augustine
The Confessions
Predestination
Original Sin
-Becomes a monk... -Drafted a Bishop of Hippo; becomes important…
-Detailed Augustine's conversion to Christianity.... -Begged God…
-God predetermines whether or not we go to heaven without giv…
-Man's current sins are a direct result of The Fall of Adam a…
Augustine
-Becomes a monk... -Drafted a Bishop of Hippo; becomes important…
The Confessions
-Detailed Augustine's conversion to Christianity.... -Begged God…
Western civilization chapter 10
King (monarchy)
Battle of Hastings
Henry 2
Thomas becket
Began the process of extending their power in more effective…
1066 battle, an army of heavily armed knights under William o…
(1154-1189) 12th century, the English monarchy was greatly en…
Archbishop of Canterbury and highest ranking English cleric,…
King (monarchy)
Began the process of extending their power in more effective…
Battle of Hastings
1066 battle, an army of heavily armed knights under William o…
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Western Civilization Exam 1
Mesopotamia
Civilization
Hierarchy
2 Significant Developments of the Ston…
Region between the Euphrates and Tigris Rivers, today Iraq. F…
Way of life based on agriculture and trade, with cities conta…
Ranking people as superiors or inferiors
Evolution of the hierarchy in society... Invention of agricultur…
Mesopotamia
Region between the Euphrates and Tigris Rivers, today Iraq. F…
Civilization
Way of life based on agriculture and trade, with cities conta…
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Western Civilization Final Study Guide
Militarism
Nationalism
Imperialism
"Powder Keg" Of Europe
The glorification of a country's military letting it grow lar…
Pride in ones country
Conquering another country that is weaker, used for their nat…
The assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand
Militarism
The glorification of a country's military letting it grow lar…
Nationalism
Pride in ones country
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Western Civilization Dates Set 1
1492
1497
1512
1517
Spaniards drive the moors out of spain; Columbus discovers th…
Bonfire of the Vanities in Florence
Michelangelo completes Sistine chapel of frescoes
Martin Luther nails his 99 theses to the church door in witte…
1492
Spaniards drive the moors out of spain; Columbus discovers th…
1497
Bonfire of the Vanities in Florence
Western civilization
Palelolithic
Neolithic
Hunter gather
6 characteristics of civilization
Early phase of the stone age
Later part of the Stone Age
Member of nomadic people who live by hunting, fishing, planting
Cities, writing, government and military, social organization…
Palelolithic
Early phase of the stone age
Neolithic
Later part of the Stone Age
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Western Civilization Chapter 1-2
Prehistory (2.3 million BCE to 3000 BC…
2.3 million BCE - 11,000 BCE
11,000 BCE - 3,000 BCE
The Fall of Rome (476 CE)
The order of four major Periods of western History
The Time of Paleolithic Age
The Time of Neolithic Age
Which event marked the end of Ancient History?
Prehistory (2.3 million BCE to 3000 BC…
The order of four major Periods of western History
2.3 million BCE - 11,000 BCE
The Time of Paleolithic Age
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Western Civilization Chapter 1
Neolithic Revolution
Paleoithic Period
Civilization
Mesopotamia
The shift from hunting and food gathering plants for sustenan…
The period of human history when humans used simple stone too…
A complex culture in which large numbers of humans share a va…
The valley between the Euphrates and Tigris rivers.
Neolithic Revolution
The shift from hunting and food gathering plants for sustenan…
Paleoithic Period
The period of human history when humans used simple stone too…
Western Civilization
Peloponnesian war
Philip II's son:
Alexander the great breaks into:
Hellenization:
Philip II comes to power
Alex the great
3 dynasties (Macedonian, Ptolemy, and Seleucid)
spreading of Greek culture
Peloponnesian war
Philip II comes to power
Philip II's son:
Alex the great
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Modern western civilization study set
Gutenburg
Michelangelo
Da Vinci
Raphael
German... A inventor... Created the printing press
Italian... Poet and painter... The Sistine chapel and the statue of…
Italian... A painter... The Mona Lisa
Italian... A painter... The Sistine Madonna
Gutenburg
German... A inventor... Created the printing press
Michelangelo
Italian... Poet and painter... The Sistine chapel and the statue of…
Western Civilization Exam 2
312
325
410
476
Battle of Milvian; Constantine becomes ruler in the West ->Ch…
Council of Nicaea - official approval of the Christian Creed
End of the Roman Empire with the sack of Rome by the Visigoth…
Odovacar the Ostrogoth takes over Rome
312
Battle of Milvian; Constantine becomes ruler in the West ->Ch…
325
Council of Nicaea - official approval of the Christian Creed
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Western Civilization
Clovis
Franks
Charles Martel
Battle of Tours (732)
-King... -won many battles... -established a Germanic Kingdoms that…
-one of the germanic tribes that conquered part of the Roman…
-rallied Frankish warriors
-Christian warriors triumphed ... * to them victory was a sign…
Clovis
-King... -won many battles... -established a Germanic Kingdoms that…
Franks
-one of the germanic tribes that conquered part of the Roman…
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Western Civilization
barbarians
byzantine empire
emperor justinian
islam
370-530... all over europe
6th century-15th century... constantinople
527-565 "justice" ... digest law codes and institutes
600-1000 AD
barbarians
370-530... all over europe
byzantine empire
6th century-15th century... constantinople
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