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Western Civilization - Social Studies Quiz
King David
Abraham
Personal Responsibility
Individual Worth
Little boy struck down Goliath with five smooth stones. Secon…
God chose him to lead the people out of Mesopotamia for Canaa…
Taking responsibility for your own actions.
Value all people/individuals - each has value
King David
Little boy struck down Goliath with five smooth stones. Secon…
Abraham
God chose him to lead the people out of Mesopotamia for Canaa…
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Social Studies Roots of Western Civilization
Israelite's/Hebrew's
Abraham
Moses
Canaan
People chosen by God; Hebrews became Israelite's - founders o…
Chosen by God to lead Hebrews out of Mesopotamia his descenda…
Chosen by God to lead Israelite's out of slavery in Egypt = E…
Historical name of the homeland of the Israelite's (modern da…
Israelite's/Hebrew's
People chosen by God; Hebrews became Israelite's - founders o…
Abraham
Chosen by God to lead Hebrews out of Mesopotamia his descenda…
Social Studies- History of Western Civilization
Ancient Greece
Roman Empire
Middle Ages
Rennaissance
Invented Democracy
Invented Republic
Crusades
Reformation of the catholic church
Ancient Greece
Invented Democracy
Roman Empire
Invented Republic
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Social Studies Highlights of Western Civilization Test
Alcuin
Charlemagne "the Great"
Islam
Treaty of Verdun
Was an English scholar, poet, and teacher from York.
Was King of the Franks. United most of Western Europe.
A religion which spread from India to Spain.
A treaty which divided the Carolingian Empire into three king…
Alcuin
Was an English scholar, poet, and teacher from York.
Charlemagne "the Great"
Was King of the Franks. United most of Western Europe.
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social studies- vocal western civilization honors
Fresco
Illian & Odyssey
Homer
Acropolis
a wall painting that is used to decorate Knossos's palace tha…
poems that first helped people learn about the Trojan War. Th…
a blind Greek poet. After the fall of troy, he would write po…
a hilltop fortress where people went there to defend the poli…
Fresco
a wall painting that is used to decorate Knossos's palace tha…
Illian & Odyssey
poems that first helped people learn about the Trojan War. Th…
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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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Social Studies- Western Europe
Iceland
Norway
Sweden
Finland
Reykjavik
Oslo
Stockholm
Helsinki
Iceland
Reykjavik
Norway
Oslo
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Social Studies - Western Europe
terrain
dispute (verb)
dispute (noun)
diplomat
An area of land; especially in regard to its surface features…
to question the truth of something; to disagree or argue abou…
a serious argument
a person appointed by a national government to conduct offici…
terrain
An area of land; especially in regard to its surface features…
dispute (verb)
to question the truth of something; to disagree or argue abou…
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Western Civilization Study Guide
Emperor
Samurai
Peasant
Shogun
A ruler of great power, ruling an empire
One of the professional warriors who served Japanes feudal lo…
Lowest level of society, lived on the country side
In feudal Japan, a supreme military commander who ruled in th…
Emperor
A ruler of great power, ruling an empire
Samurai
One of the professional warriors who served Japanes feudal lo…
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Western Civilization Test Study
Who is the son of Darius?
What was the first stage of Democracy?
Where did Democracy originate?
Who in the Greek world had the stronge…
Xerxes
Monarchy
Athens
The Spartans
Who is the son of Darius?
Xerxes
What was the first stage of Democracy?
Monarchy
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Social Studies - western expansion
George Washington
Thomas Jefferson
James Maddison
George Mason
1. Was elected first president.... 2. Provided strong leadership…
1. Wrote STATUET OF RELEGIOUS FREEDOM.... 2. Wrote DECLARATION O…
1. He kept detailed notes.... 2. He was good at compromise.... FATH…
1. Wrote VIRGINIA DECLORATION OF INDEPENDENCE
George Washington
1. Was elected first president.... 2. Provided strong leadership…
Thomas Jefferson
1. Wrote STATUET OF RELEGIOUS FREEDOM.... 2. Wrote DECLARATION O…
TEXES EC-6 Core Social Studies (TX) *Civilizations of the Western Hemisphere*
Tikal was the capital of what empire?
Mayan empire lasted from ________ to _…
Mayan cities were located where?
City-state
Mayan
300-1450
Throughout Mexico and Central America
Each city has its own government
Tikal was the capital of what empire?
Mayan
Mayan empire lasted from ________ to _…
300-1450
Western Civilization Study Guide
Ptolemaic Theory
Copernicus
Kepler
Galileo
-Geocentric (earth-centered) conception, the universe was see…
-Nicolaus Copernicus studied mathematics and astronomy, who h…
-Kepler's derived laws of the planetary motion that confirmed…
-Galileo was the first European to make systematic observatio…
Ptolemaic Theory
-Geocentric (earth-centered) conception, the universe was see…
Copernicus
-Nicolaus Copernicus studied mathematics and astronomy, who h…
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Western Civilization Study Guide
Aqueduct
Prehistoric
Pharaoh
Civilization
Bridgelike structures that carry water
Time before written records were kept
Egyptian ruler's title
Complex culture that can produce a surplus of food, establish…
Aqueduct
Bridgelike structures that carry water
Prehistoric
Time before written records were kept
Western Civilization final study
Renaissance
Leonardo da Vinci
Michelangelo
Florence
a period of European history, lasting from about 1300 to 1600…
Was a painter, sculptor, inventor, and scientist. ... A true "Re…
Like Leonardo, Michelangelo was a Renaissance man. ... He excell…
City in Italy. Birth place of the Renaissance.
Renaissance
a period of European history, lasting from about 1300 to 1600…
Leonardo da Vinci
Was a painter, sculptor, inventor, and scientist. ... A true "Re…
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Western Civilization Study Guide
Patricians
Plebeians
Populares
Praetorian Guard
great landowners who became the ruling class in the Roman Rep…
the class of Roman citizens that included nonpatrician landow…
"favoring people" Aristocratic leaders in the late Roman Repu…
the military unit that served as the personal bodyguard of th…
Patricians
great landowners who became the ruling class in the Roman Rep…
Plebeians
the class of Roman citizens that included nonpatrician landow…
Western Civilization Study Guide
Parliament
Divine Right
Huguenots
Henry VI
Representation of the British government
way that Kings could rule absolutely because "God chose them"
French Protestants
Huguenot... Won War of the 3 Henris... began Bourbon Dynasty... return…
Parliament
Representation of the British government
Divine Right
way that Kings could rule absolutely because "God chose them"
Western Civilization Test Study guide
Poland
Estonia
Latvia
Ukraine
Warsaw
Tallin
Riga
Kiev
Poland
Warsaw
Estonia
Tallin
western civilization study guide
Jericho
ziggurat
Enheduanna
Code of Hammurabi
A NEOLITHIC Farming Village;... about 2,000 residents;... circular…
"step- pyramid"; ... temple in Uruk, the first city;... Neolithic e…
the Bride of Nanna, which is the moon god of Ur;... daughter of…
"the king who made the four corners of the earth obedient";... w…
Jericho
A NEOLITHIC Farming Village;... about 2,000 residents;... circular…
ziggurat
"step- pyramid"; ... temple in Uruk, the first city;... Neolithic e…
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Western Civilization Study Guide
Paleolithic Age-Old Stone
Neolithic Age-New Stone
Bronze Age
Civilization
1,000,000 to 10,000 BCE
10,000 to 3100 BCE
3100 to 1200 BCE
Urbanization, Long-Distance Trade, Symbolic Communication, Te…
Paleolithic Age-Old Stone
1,000,000 to 10,000 BCE
Neolithic Age-New Stone
10,000 to 3100 BCE
55 terms
Western Civilization Study Guide
Leonidas
demopolis
theles
anatagorist
meets w athens to see if they are going to fight w/ them
was a thinking person
believed that everything was water but just in a different sh…
believed that everything is fire and if it isn't on fire then…
Leonidas
meets w athens to see if they are going to fight w/ them
demopolis
was a thinking person
Ancient American Civilization- Social Studies
Migrate
Culture
Agriculture
Irriigation
to move from one place to another
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
The practice of farming
A system built for bringing water to dry fields
Migrate
to move from one place to another
Culture
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
50 terms
Western Civilization Final Study Guide
Jerusalem
Constantine
Constantinople
Ismael
Which city did Rome destroy in 66 C.E. after a revolt of the…
Which emperor embraced Christianity and began to convert the…
Which city became the capital of the Roman Empire under Const…
Arabs, like Jews, claim descent from Abraham through which son?
Jerusalem
Which city did Rome destroy in 66 C.E. after a revolt of the…
Constantine
Which emperor embraced Christianity and began to convert the…
80 terms
Western Civilization Study Guide
Homer
Pericles
Alexander the Great
Octavian
ancient Greek poet who wrote 2 epic poems about the Trojan Wa…
Greek statesman from 460 B.C to 429 B.C., democracy and cultu…
took the throne at age 20 and ruled for 12 years, his conques…
powerful Roman general who restored order to Rome; he took th…
Homer
ancient Greek poet who wrote 2 epic poems about the Trojan Wa…
Pericles
Greek statesman from 460 B.C to 429 B.C., democracy and cultu…
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Western Civilization study guide
Scientific Revolution
Enlightenment
Autocracy
Constitutional Monarchy
The scientific revolution was the emergence of modern science…
a European intellectual movement of the late 17th and 18th ce…
a system of government by one person with absolute power.
a form of government in which a king or queen acts as Head of…
Scientific Revolution
The scientific revolution was the emergence of modern science…
Enlightenment
a European intellectual movement of the late 17th and 18th ce…
Social studies western civ
Covanant
Personal responsibility
Individual worth
Moral obligations
A special agreement or contract
Taking responsibility for your own actions
Value all individuals each individual has value
Mandatory to do what is right
Covanant
A special agreement or contract
Personal responsibility
Taking responsibility for your own actions
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western civilization study 1
history
prehistory
historical eras
ancient
record of human kind base on all surviving evidence, letters,…
before records written
a period of time marked by distinctive characters, events
belonging to the very distant past and no longer exist
history
record of human kind base on all surviving evidence, letters,…
prehistory
before records written
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Western civilization study guide
Dramatic change from paleolithic age t…
Mesopotamia lookout on life and why
Significance of Hammurabi's code
Influence of Judaism on western civ.
Farmers
Negative, God hates them
First Rule of law
Individualism, you own your own life.
Dramatic change from paleolithic age t…
Farmers
Mesopotamia lookout on life and why
Negative, God hates them
Western Civilization 1 Study Guide
Which ancient Turkish city (c. 6000 B.…
What city near the Dead Sea started ou…
What is the name for massive, mud-bric…
Which later Akkadian king portrayed hi…
Catal Huyuk
Jericho
Ziggurats
Naram-Sin
Which ancient Turkish city (c. 6000 B.…
Catal Huyuk
What city near the Dead Sea started ou…
Jericho
Western Expansage Social studies
Suffrage
Manifest Destiny
Monroe doctrine
Cession
The right to vote in public
Settlers believing it was there destiny to live in the wester…
If European or other nations tried to claim any of the wester…
What the Mexicans called the southwestern part of the United…
Suffrage
The right to vote in public
Manifest Destiny
Settlers believing it was there destiny to live in the wester…
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Social Studies Western Expansion
Oregon Country
Oregon Trail
Mountain Men
Mormons
Rocky Mountains the Northwestern United States that was good…
stretches from Missouri to Oregon
Fur Trappers who lived off the land
religious group who left the Eastern U.S. to escape persecution
Oregon Country
Rocky Mountains the Northwestern United States that was good…
Oregon Trail
stretches from Missouri to Oregon
40 terms
Western Civilization Study Cards
What did Voltaire fight for?
What did Jean-Jacques Rousseau believe…
What did Mary Wollstonecraft believe in?
What did John Locke believe men had?
Freedom of religion, freedom of speech (thought and expressio…
Social Contract, Direct Democracy.
Women's rights
Natural Rights.
What did Voltaire fight for?
Freedom of religion, freedom of speech (thought and expressio…
What did Jean-Jacques Rousseau believe…
Social Contract, Direct Democracy.
Social Studies Western Europe
Iceland
finland
Norway
Ireland
United Kingdom
Spain
France
Portugal
Iceland
United Kingdom
finland
Spain
Social Studies - Western USA
Sierra Nevada
Sacramento California
Rocky Mountains
Cascade Range
What is the name of the mountain range in eastern California?
What is the name of the mountain range that runs from Montana…
What mountains are found in the interior of Washington and Or…
Sierra Nevada
What is the name of the mountain range in eastern California?
Sacramento California
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Social Studies- Western Europe
United Kingdom
Ireland
France
Sweden
London
Dublin
Paris
Stockholm
United Kingdom
London
Ireland
Dublin
social studies western expansion
Oregon trial
Manifest destiny
Fifty'-four forty or fight
Alamo
an almost 2,000 mile-long trial leading from Missouri to Oreg…
A notion held by a nineteenth-century Americans that the Unit…
Political slogan of the Democrats in the election of 1844, wh…
A Spanish mission converted into a fort, it was besieged by M…
Oregon trial
an almost 2,000 mile-long trial leading from Missouri to Oreg…
Manifest destiny
A notion held by a nineteenth-century Americans that the Unit…
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Social Studies Western Europe
Greek Orthodox Church
tourism, shipping, and fishing
Any of the languages that developed fr…
The official residence of the pope in…
Most Greeks belong to the..
Because of Greece's extensive Mediterranean Sea Coastline, im…
Roman Languages
Vatiacian
Greek Orthodox Church
Most Greeks belong to the..
tourism, shipping, and fishing
Because of Greece's extensive Mediterranean Sea Coastline, im…
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Social Studies Western Region
Alaska
Washington
Oregon
California
Juneau
Olympia
Salem
Sacramento
Alaska
Juneau
Washington
Olympia
Social Studies Western Expansion
Election of 1800
36
Thomas Jefferson Accomplishments
Sally Hennings
Thomas Jefferson (Democratic-Republican) 73 electoral college…
Number of times the HOR had to vote for Jefferson to become p…
-3rd US President... -US Secretary of State... -Governor of Virgini…
(1773-1835)... -mixed race slave owned by Thomas Jefferson... -beli…
Election of 1800
Thomas Jefferson (Democratic-Republican) 73 electoral college…
36
Number of times the HOR had to vote for Jefferson to become p…
50 terms
Western Civilization Study Guide
through a purification by water
that all people are spiritually equal…
He had a vision of the Christian cross…
There were differing opinions about Ro…
How was one initiated into the Christian community?
What did Paul mean when he said "Here there is no Greek or Je…
According to the traditional story, what convinced Constantin…
Which of the following statements most closely describes the…
through a purification by water
How was one initiated into the Christian community?
that all people are spiritually equal…
What did Paul mean when he said "Here there is no Greek or Je…
36 terms
Western Civilization Study Review
What is estate?
How many estates are there?
What is the first estate?
Who is part of the second and third es…
Social Classes
Three
The Church
Second - Nobles / Third - Poor class
What is estate?
Social Classes
How many estates are there?
Three
Western civilization study guide
Nicolaus Copernicus
Tyco Brahe
Galileo galilei
Principia
1473-1543, theory that the sun might be the center of the uni…
1546-1601, astronomer who ceased copernicus' work and collect…
1564-1642, Italian man. Starts to make telescope because of "…
1687, book on the work of Copernicus, Kepler and Galileo
Nicolaus Copernicus
1473-1543, theory that the sun might be the center of the uni…
Tyco Brahe
1546-1601, astronomer who ceased copernicus' work and collect…
Western Civilization Midterm study guide
Hammurabi was called?
Mesopotamia means?
The 2 main rivers of Mesopotamia are t…
Cuneiform is?
Law giver
Land between the river
Euphrates
Writing
Hammurabi was called?
Law giver
Mesopotamia means?
Land between the river
Social studies Western Expansion
Republic
venomous
frontier
emigrant
type of government in which people choose representatives to…
deadly and poisonous
an unexplored area, usually at the edge of a country
one who leaves a country to live elsewhere
Republic
type of government in which people choose representatives to…
venomous
deadly and poisonous
47 terms
Western Civilization: midterm study guide
Colombian exchange
psychological and socioeconomic effect…
Richard of York
major theme of Humanist writers
Aka the triangle exchange where the new land and old lands ex…
Psychological effects was the complete awareness of death and…
Was the heir to the throne for the York's after Humphrey died…
Major themes were man, and beauty of a person in art and lite…
Colombian exchange
Aka the triangle exchange where the new land and old lands ex…
psychological and socioeconomic effect…
Psychological effects was the complete awareness of death and…
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
63 terms
Western Civilization, Exam Study Guide.
Urban Focus
Distinct Religious Structure
Civilization
New Political and Military Structures
Cities became the centers of political and economic social cu…
Gods were redeemed to the success and professional priestly c…
Complex culture that share a variety of common elements
Organized government to meet the administrative demands of a…
Urban Focus
Cities became the centers of political and economic social cu…
Distinct Religious Structure
Gods were redeemed to the success and professional priestly c…
107 terms
Western Civilization Midterm Study
What does AD stand for?
What is the first civilization in West…
What are the years of Crete's existenc…
What was the bridge btw the old civili…
Anno Domini
Crete
2000; 1100
Crete
What does AD stand for?
Anno Domini
What is the first civilization in West…
Crete
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CLEP Study - Western Civilization I
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…
Social studies the western frontier
Vigilante
Transcontinental
Homestead
Sodbuster
People who take the law into their own hands
Across the continent
To acquire piece of US public land
Plains farmers
Vigilante
People who take the law into their own hands
Transcontinental
Across the continent
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