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History- western civilization 2
Tetrarchy
Heresy
Wergeld
Celibacy
("rule of four"). Period of Late Antique history (293-313 CE)…
(n.) an opinion different from accepted belief; the denial of…
'man money,' the amount of money payed in compensation for wr…
Abstinence from sex
Tetrarchy
("rule of four"). Period of Late Antique history (293-313 CE)…
Heresy
(n.) an opinion different from accepted belief; the denial of…
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History of Western Civilization - Test 2
Who was Nerva?
Who was Trajan and what was he know for?
Who was Hadrian?
Who was Antonius Pius?
The first good emperor in Rome 96-98
Second good emperor of Rome 98-117; know for Rome being the b…
Third good emperor in Rome 117-138
Fourth good emperor in Rome 138-161
Who was Nerva?
The first good emperor in Rome 96-98
Who was Trajan and what was he know for?
Second good emperor of Rome 98-117; know for Rome being the b…
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History of Western Civilization (Semester 2)
Feudalism
Tithe
Chivalry
Longbow
Loosely organized system of government in which local lords g…
Tax equal to a tenth of their income.
Code of Conduct for knights.
6' bow used during the 100-Years War.
Feudalism
Loosely organized system of government in which local lords g…
Tithe
Tax equal to a tenth of their income.
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History of Western Civilization part 2
First Triumvirate
Julius Caesar
Rubicon River
Augustus
• The political alliance of Gaius Julius Caesar, Marcus Licin…
• July 100BC - 15 March 44BC (Assassinated)... • Was a Roman gen…
• Was known to be the key to protecting Rome from Civil War... •…
• 23 September 63BC - 19 August 14AD... • Founder of the Roman E…
First Triumvirate
• The political alliance of Gaius Julius Caesar, Marcus Licin…
Julius Caesar
• July 100BC - 15 March 44BC (Assassinated)... • Was a Roman gen…
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History of Western Civilization Test 2
Who was Nerva?
Who was Trajan and what was he know for?
Who was Hadrian?
Who was Antonius Pius?
The first good emperor in Rome 96-98
Second good emperor of Rome 98-117; know for Rome being the b…
Third good emperor in Rome 117-138
Fourth good emperor in Rome 138-161
Who was Nerva?
The first good emperor in Rome 96-98
Who was Trajan and what was he know for?
Second good emperor of Rome 98-117; know for Rome being the b…
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History of Western Civilization - Exam 2
Center of the Greek World
What do Greeks call themselves?
Hellenes are...
Greece Geographically
Aegea
Hellenes
those who came from Greece and made war in Troy... "E" (my or ou…
-Lots of mountains and valleys... ->difficulty in uniting the p…
Center of the Greek World
Aegea
What do Greeks call themselves?
Hellenes
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History of Western Civilization - Test 2
Who was Nerva?
Who was Trajan and what was he know for?
Who was Hadrian?
Who was Antonius Pius?
The first good emperor in Rome 96-98
Second good emperor of Rome 98-117; know for Rome being the b…
Third good emperor in Rome 117-138
Fourth good emperor in Rome 138-161
Who was Nerva?
The first good emperor in Rome 96-98
Who was Trajan and what was he know for?
Second good emperor of Rome 98-117; know for Rome being the b…
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History of Western Civilization
Inflation
Heresy
Three Great Heirs of Roman World
Visigoths
--a sustained increase in the general price level of goods an…
--any belief or theory that is strongly at variance with esta…
--the Byzantine, the Islamic, and Western Europe
-western branches of the nomadic tribes of Germanic peoples r…
Inflation
--a sustained increase in the general price level of goods an…
Heresy
--any belief or theory that is strongly at variance with esta…
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Western Civilizations Mystery of History
What house did Henry VII start by blen…
With the fall of Constantinople and Iv…
Who was the first Portuguese to sail a…
What was the meaning of what was engra…
The House of Tudor
Rome
Bartolomeu Dias
The Age Returns
What house did Henry VII start by blen…
The House of Tudor
With the fall of Constantinople and Iv…
Rome
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History of Western Civilization 101
Augustus
Islam
Pax Romano
Greek Fire
First emperor of the Roman Empire. Julius Caesar's grand-neph…
A monotheistic religion that developed in Arabia in 7th centu…
Roman Peace
Byzantine weapon consisting of mixture of chemicals (petroleu…
Augustus
First emperor of the Roman Empire. Julius Caesar's grand-neph…
Islam
A monotheistic religion that developed in Arabia in 7th centu…
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History of Western Civilization Test #2 Dr. Aling
Order of Rome's Good Emperors and thei…
Rome reached greatest size during his…
New about Christianity but rejected it
Roman ruler that built the coliseum, f…
Nerva 96-98... Trajan 98-117... Hadrian 117-138... Antonius Pious 138-…
Trajan
Marcus Aurelius
Vespasian
Order of Rome's Good Emperors and thei…
Nerva 96-98... Trajan 98-117... Hadrian 117-138... Antonius Pious 138-…
Rome reached greatest size during his…
Trajan
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History 102 Western Civilization 2 Final Review
Adolf Eichmann
Josef Mengele
Anne Frank
Ray Davies
Austrian who became the Nazi official who administered the co…
The "Angel of Death" of Auschwitz known for his medical exper…
Young Jewish girl who kept a diary of her experiences during…
"Rock God" lead singer/songwriter of The Kings; Prolific
Adolf Eichmann
Austrian who became the Nazi official who administered the co…
Josef Mengele
The "Angel of Death" of Auschwitz known for his medical exper…
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Music History of Western Civilizations
Music
Accent
Meter
Tempo
The art of sound in time.
The stressing of a note. Helps to identify Meter.
A background of stressed and unstressed beats in a simple, re…
The speed of music.
Music
The art of sound in time.
Accent
The stressing of a note. Helps to identify Meter.
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History of Western Civilizations - Midterm
Old Stone Age; 2 million B.C.E - 11,00…
Land between Tigris and Euphrates rivers
"Great Household"
Kingdom of the 10 northern Hebrew tribes
Paleolithic
Mesopotamia
Pharaoh
Israel
Old Stone Age; 2 million B.C.E - 11,00…
Paleolithic
Land between Tigris and Euphrates rivers
Mesopotamia
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Western Civilization 2
conquistador
What were some of the reasons for Euro…
What were the trading states of Africa?
Where was an important hub for the tra…
A Spanish conqueror of the Americas
revival of population and increased economic activity, demand…
Cairo as the capital of Egypt in the North, Ethiopia, Mogadis…
Indian Ocean
conquistador
A Spanish conqueror of the Americas
What were some of the reasons for Euro…
revival of population and increased economic activity, demand…
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History Western Civilizations
Enlightenment
Denis Diderot
Adam Smith's Wealth of Nations
John Locke's "Tabula Rasa"
a. French revolution in 1789... b. New change and Idea = Enlight…
(philosopher + encyclopediast)... a. Editor contributor encyclop…
Book "wealth of nations" 1776... 1. It talks about what nations…
a. Everyone is completely free - do not even expect and owe s…
Enlightenment
a. French revolution in 1789... b. New change and Idea = Enlight…
Denis Diderot
(philosopher + encyclopediast)... a. Editor contributor encyclop…
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History 112: Western Civilization Test 2
Cahiers de doleance
Estates General
Bastille
The Great Fear
were the lists of grievances drawn up by each of the three Es…
A legislative body in pre-Revolutionary France made up of rep…
The Bastille was a fortress in Paris, known formally as the B…
The fear of the noble reprisals against peasant uprisings tha…
Cahiers de doleance
were the lists of grievances drawn up by each of the three Es…
Estates General
A legislative body in pre-Revolutionary France made up of rep…
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History of Western Civilization 1 Mid Term #2
Tiber River
Magna Graecia
Etruscans
Romulus and Remus
River that runs through Rome.
Southern Italy. Name given by the Latins meaning "Great Greec…
Northern Italy. 12 major cities influenced by Greeks. Expande…
Mythical Founders of Rome. Raised by wolves, one killed the o…
Tiber River
River that runs through Rome.
Magna Graecia
Southern Italy. Name given by the Latins meaning "Great Greec…
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Western Civilizations Clep Prep. Chapter 2
The first international peace treaty w…
Hammurabi's Babylonian Empire ended ar…
Ishtar Gate
The rulers of this empire were known f…
Hittites and Egyptians
Hittites and Kassites
Neo-Babylonians
Assyrians
The first international peace treaty w…
Hittites and Egyptians
Hammurabi's Babylonian Empire ended ar…
Hittites and Kassites
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History exam 2 study guide- Western civilization
Reasons for Rome's imperial success
Main causes of German migration & the…
Etruscans- Main contributions to Rome
1st Punic War- Significance of Rome's…
1. The Romans were excellent fighters.... -Tough and well disci…
CAUSE OF MIGRATION:... 1. A politically and militarily weak Rome…
They were known as the first great Italian culture. Four main…
This was a war of attrition. The immediate cause was Sicily.…
Reasons for Rome's imperial success
1. The Romans were excellent fighters.... -Tough and well disci…
Main causes of German migration & the…
CAUSE OF MIGRATION:... 1. A politically and militarily weak Rome…
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History 103 - Western Civilization
Paleolithic Age
Agrarian revolution
Neolithic revolution
City-states
40,000-10,000 BC... hunter-gatherers... cave paintings
invention of agriculture... during Paleolithic Age
10,000 BC... invention of food-producing economy (animals & crop…
State consisting of an independent city and the surrounding t…
Paleolithic Age
40,000-10,000 BC... hunter-gatherers... cave paintings
Agrarian revolution
invention of agriculture... during Paleolithic Age
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History 4A: western civilization - Test 2
patron-client system
patricians & plebeians
the law of the twelve tables
cicero
A patrician would use his personal wealth to support poor men…
patricians were the upper class of rome and plebeians were th…
written roman laws provided the foundation for later roman la…
an orator and politician that wrote speeches, letters, and tr…
patron-client system
A patrician would use his personal wealth to support poor men…
patricians & plebeians
patricians were the upper class of rome and plebeians were th…
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Western Civilization - History 101 - Ch. 2 Quiz
The Greek Dark Ages commenced when
Which of the following was NOT one of…
The Greek political reformer Cleisthenes
Which of the following applies to Peri…
the Mycenaean culture collapsed
-Pythagoras... ***-Gilgamesh***... -Democritus... -Thales
established an Athenian constitution with many democratic fea…
-He was elected chief strategos, or commander, from 443 to 42…
The Greek Dark Ages commenced when
the Mycenaean culture collapsed
Which of the following was NOT one of…
-Pythagoras... ***-Gilgamesh***... -Democritus... -Thales
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Western Civilizations Test #2
The fight for control over what city r…
Who was "the most beautiful woman in t…
Who was the young prince who was promi…
The famous weak spot of Achilles
Troy
Helen
Paris
his ankle/heel
The fight for control over what city r…
Troy
Who was "the most beautiful woman in t…
Helen
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History 101 Western Civilizations Midterm
Neolithic Age
Bronze Age
Megaliths
Redistributive Economies
Also known as the new stone age. This age was a period of the…
Learning how to mine and manipulate metal was the revolutiona…
Europeans began building communal tombs with huge stones. The…
Within each city state an elite group of residents regulated…
Neolithic Age
Also known as the new stone age. This age was a period of the…
Bronze Age
Learning how to mine and manipulate metal was the revolutiona…
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history western civilizations vocab
Etruscans
Aristocracy
Draco
republic
natives of the north of the Italian peninsula
power held by nobility
Athenian leader similar to Hammarabi... - developed legal code…
supreme power held by elected representatives
Etruscans
natives of the north of the Italian peninsula
Aristocracy
power held by nobility
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History Western Civilizations Vocab
Aristocracy
Parthenon
Democracy
Direct Democracy
An upper class whose wealth is based on land and whose power…
A Doric temple of Athena built on the acropolis at Athens in…
The rule of many, government by the people either directly or…
A system of government decision
Aristocracy
An upper class whose wealth is based on land and whose power…
Parthenon
A Doric temple of Athena built on the acropolis at Athens in…
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History of Western Civilization to 1500 Sectional Exam 2
Hannibal
The Gracchi
Sulla
Julius Caesar
Carthaginian general who invaded Italy in 218 B.C., beginning…
Tiberius and Gaius Gracchus, Roman reformers from about 133-1…
Roman senator who used his army to overthrow the government i…
Member of the First Triumvirate who conquered Gaul and seized…
Hannibal
Carthaginian general who invaded Italy in 218 B.C., beginning…
The Gracchi
Tiberius and Gaius Gracchus, Roman reformers from about 133-1…
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History of Western Civilization to 1500
Alexander the Great
Arete
Caesar
Cuneiform
King of Macedonia. Son of Phillip II, conquered a large porti…
Virtue
c. 100-45 BC... A roman general who took control over the Republ…
Showed us the language of the past written on clay tablets. A…
Alexander the Great
King of Macedonia. Son of Phillip II, conquered a large porti…
Arete
Virtue
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History Of Western Civilizations
Donation of Constantine
Vassal
Quitrent
Courtesy
Document that was "discovered" which gave the pope more power…
Subordinates in the feudal system. Each vassal had responsibi…
One form of payment by peasants to the lord of a castle. This…
"rules" laid down by Eleanor of Aquitaine in her court of lov…
Donation of Constantine
Document that was "discovered" which gave the pope more power…
Vassal
Subordinates in the feudal system. Each vassal had responsibi…
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Western Civilization History 101
First modern Homo sapiens
NOT a development of the Pal eolithic…
Early Neolithic Era saw?
Civilization- refers to human societie…
first appeared in Africa between 200,00 and 150,000 years ago
regular production of food through agriculture
a slow transition from hunting and gathering, to an agricultu…
have an urban focus and a distinct religious structure.
First modern Homo sapiens
first appeared in Africa between 200,00 and 150,000 years ago
NOT a development of the Pal eolithic…
regular production of food through agriculture
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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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History of Western Civilization Vocab
House of Wisdom
Saladin
Seljuks
Concordat of Worms
Abbasid school - translated Greco-Roman texts
Muslim leader who reconquered jerusalem
Muslim invaders, captured jerusalem from byz.
Agreement that settled investiture dispute
House of Wisdom
Abbasid school - translated Greco-Roman texts
Saladin
Muslim leader who reconquered jerusalem
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Western Civilizations History 119
3000 B.C.
Cuneiform
Monotheism
Ziggurat
Emergence of civilization in the cities of Mesopotamia.
Sumerian writing made by pressing a wedge-shaped tool into cl…
Belief in a single God
A rectangular tiered temple or terraced mound erected by the…
3000 B.C.
Emergence of civilization in the cities of Mesopotamia.
Cuneiform
Sumerian writing made by pressing a wedge-shaped tool into cl…
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History-Western Civilizations
Problems of the 14th Century
Blamed Black Death on who?
Who was the Hundred Years fought betwe…
Why was England winning the Hundred Ye…
Overcrowding... Black Death... Climate change, less food
Christians... Outsiders/Jews
England and France
English were unified under a strong leader, French infighting…
Problems of the 14th Century
Overcrowding... Black Death... Climate change, less food
Blamed Black Death on who?
Christians... Outsiders/Jews
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SCC A History of Western Civilization TEST 2
Augustus's promotion of marriage and c…
Slavery in the Hellenistic world
Mystery religions
Status of Greeks in the Hellenistic Wo…
Augustus promoted marriage and childbearing through legal cha…
Slaves were a staple of trade. Too may slaves and they may re…
Religions devoted to the traditional Roman Gods of the hearth…
Greek or non greek an official position or compete in busines…
Augustus's promotion of marriage and c…
Augustus promoted marriage and childbearing through legal cha…
Slavery in the Hellenistic world
Slaves were a staple of trade. Too may slaves and they may re…
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History of Western Civilization
Paleolithic
Megalithic
Mesolithic
Neolithic
(Old Stone Age) a long period of human development before the…
Period before neolithic that used large stones to form struct…
Belonging to the period of human culture from about 15,000 ye…
The period of the Stone Age associated with the ancient Agric…
Paleolithic
(Old Stone Age) a long period of human development before the…
Megalithic
Period before neolithic that used large stones to form struct…
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History of the Western Civilization
The Second Industrial Revolution
Steel
Vertical
German Social Democratic Party
Technological advances in Europe, matched by advances in medi…
The first technological innovation of the second industrial r…
One means by which some 19th century companies attempted to d…
Which political party became the model Marxist party in the l…
The Second Industrial Revolution
Technological advances in Europe, matched by advances in medi…
Steel
The first technological innovation of the second industrial r…
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History of Western Civilization
Paleolithic Period
Neolithic Period
irrigation
cuneiform
400,000 BCE - 11,000 BCE - early people began making stone to…
11,000 BCE - 4000 BCE - development of agriculture and domest…
system of watering land and draining it to prevent a buildup…
Sumerian form of writing. Wedge shaped strokes of the stylus
Paleolithic Period
400,000 BCE - 11,000 BCE - early people began making stone to…
Neolithic Period
11,000 BCE - 4000 BCE - development of agriculture and domest…
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History 101: Western Civilization
Paleolithic Period
Sargon
Hieroglyphs
Amenhotep IV
of or pertaining to the period of human culture beginning wit…
the first ruler of the Semitic-speaking Akkadian Empire, know…
pictures of symbols used in the ancient Egyptian writing syst…
Akhenaton; ancient Egyptian pharoah of the 18th Dynasty who r…
Paleolithic Period
of or pertaining to the period of human culture beginning wit…
Sargon
the first ruler of the Semitic-speaking Akkadian Empire, know…
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History 102 Western Civilization
a form of government in which one body…
Name the ruling family of the country…
Name the most well-known Ottoman Sultan.
Name the ruling family of the country…
Absolutism
Hapsburgs
Sutan Soleiman the magnificent.
Holenzollem
a form of government in which one body…
Absolutism
Name the ruling family of the country…
Hapsburgs
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World History Western Civilizations
Qin Shi Huangdi's importance to China
Major religion of Gupta in India
Major Religion of Mauryan in India
How did persians govern their land?
United China, implemented writing system, enforced strict law…
Hinduism
Buddhism
Conquered people were allowed to continue practicing their cu…
Qin Shi Huangdi's importance to China
United China, implemented writing system, enforced strict law…
Major religion of Gupta in India
Hinduism
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History 101- Western Civilization
End of Bronze-Age Order in middle East
Early Records of "Hebrews/ Israelite"…
Israelite Kingdoms (Judah an Samaria)…
Iron-age mass conquest: the brutal Ass…
1300 BC, end of bronze age empire, large regional state that…
Comes from early Egyptian inscription, lived in K'een earlies…
Samaria:(800 BC) Kingdom of Samaria Bigger and richer kingdom…
750-660 BC... The iron-age of mass conquest... Assembled largest ar…
End of Bronze-Age Order in middle East
1300 BC, end of bronze age empire, large regional state that…
Early Records of "Hebrews/ Israelite"…
Comes from early Egyptian inscription, lived in K'een earlies…
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History of Western Civilizations Final
Neolithic revolution main factors
Hydraulic despotism
By 3,000 BC, the Sumerians had
Ziggurat was
crop cultivation and animal domestication
most powerful controls resources
established city-states in Mesopotamia
the center of everything
Neolithic revolution main factors
crop cultivation and animal domestication
Hydraulic despotism
most powerful controls resources
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Western civilizations World History
How did Greece's geography affect the…
What continents was the Roman Empire on?
What was the main body of water that w…
What methods did the Romans use to con…
Greece's mountains made it difficult for trade.
Europe, Asia, and Africa
the Mediterranean Sea
Military power, granting citizenship to outsiders, and allian…
How did Greece's geography affect the…
Greece's mountains made it difficult for trade.
What continents was the Roman Empire on?
Europe, Asia, and Africa
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Unit 2 Western Civilizations
Sparta
Athens
Democracy
Parthenon
One of largest city-states in Greece; challenged by Athens; e…
Developed 1st democracy; enemy of Sparta; cultural leader of…
Citizens participate either directly or by elected reps
Sat on acropolis in Athens
Sparta
One of largest city-states in Greece; challenged by Athens; e…
Athens
Developed 1st democracy; enemy of Sparta; cultural leader of…
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western civilizations: history
what are the 3 general epics of time (…
when was precivilization?
what are the 3 pre-civilization ages (…
what are the 7 characteristics of the…
ancient world (3000BC-476AD)... middle ages (476AD-1400sAD)... mode…
before 3000 BC
paleolithic (1mil-10,000 BC)... mesolithic (10,000-7000BC)... neoli…
1. homo sapiens began in Africa... 2. glaciation (moved to north…
what are the 3 general epics of time (…
ancient world (3000BC-476AD)... middle ages (476AD-1400sAD)... mode…
when was precivilization?
before 3000 BC
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History of Western Civilization
Western Civilization
Primary Source
Secondary Source
Peasant Revolt
the civilization of Europe and those parts of the world influ…
An original document containing the observations, ideas, and…
Information gathered by someone who did not take part in or w…
~Peasants were excited that Luther promised Christian freedom…
Western Civilization
the civilization of Europe and those parts of the world influ…
Primary Source
An original document containing the observations, ideas, and…
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History 101: Western Civilization
Who were the creators of the Mesopotam…
Mesopotamia lied between what two rive…
How did the Tigris and Euphrates river…
What was the cultural affect of the Ti…
Sumerians
The Tigris and the Euphrates
Overflow of the banks caused a deposit of fertile silt which…
The unpredictableness meant people could only raise crops by…
Who were the creators of the Mesopotam…
Sumerians
Mesopotamia lied between what two rive…
The Tigris and the Euphrates
39 terms
History-Western Civilizations
Problems of the 14th Century
Blamed Black Death on who?
Who was the Hundred Years fought betwe…
Why was England winning the Hundred Ye…
Overcrowding... Black Death... Climate change, less food
Christians... Outsiders/Jews
England and France
English were unified under a strong leader, French infighting…
Problems of the 14th Century
Overcrowding... Black Death... Climate change, less food
Blamed Black Death on who?
Christians... Outsiders/Jews
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