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APWH Quiz 6
95 Thesises
Absolutism
Absolute Monarch
African Diaspora
Written by Matrin luther ans is widely regarded as the primar…
A form of government where r is the absolute dictator
Form of government where the monarch has absolute power over…
The practice of capturing and transporting Africans out of Af…
95 Thesises
Written by Matrin luther ans is widely regarded as the primar…
Absolutism
A form of government where r is the absolute dictator
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Ap World History Byzantines- Part 2
Justinian and Theodora
Orthodox Christianity
The Body of Civil Law
1453
-Byzantine emperor-politics... -Constantinople by Zantium... -Codif…
Branch of Christianity that developed in the Eastern part of…
Justinian's codification of Roman law; reconciled Roman edict…
Ottomans capture Constantinople
Justinian and Theodora
-Byzantine emperor-politics... -Constantinople by Zantium... -Codif…
Orthodox Christianity
Branch of Christianity that developed in the Eastern part of…
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AP World History - Byzantine Empire Study Set
Bosphorus Straits
Byzantium
Corpus Juris Civilis
Ottoman Turks
strait of water which connects the Black Sea with the Aegean/…
Greek city on which Emperor Constantine chose to build his ne…
(Latin) Justinian's Code - a reorganization of Roman Laws und…
Invaded Byzantine Empire; sacked Constantiople in 1453; ended…
Bosphorus Straits
strait of water which connects the Black Sea with the Aegean/…
Byzantium
Greek city on which Emperor Constantine chose to build his ne…
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World History Freshman Midterm Exam - 2015-16
Declaration of Rights of Man and Citizen
Tennis Court Oath
Constitution of 1791
Estates General
National Assembly's statement, reflecting on Enlightenment id…
A pledge made by the members of France's National Assembly in…
A new constitution created by the National Assembly that esta…
A gathering of representatives from all three estates
Declaration of Rights of Man and Citizen
National Assembly's statement, reflecting on Enlightenment id…
Tennis Court Oath
A pledge made by the members of France's National Assembly in…
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AP World Vocabulary list
Abolition of slavery
Karl Marx
Adam Smith
Laissez-faire
When slavery was put to an end.
A German, Philosopher, Economist, Sociologist, Journalist, an…
A Scottish philosopher, Pioneer of economy, and a key figure…
A policy or attitude of letting things take their own course,…
Abolition of slavery
When slavery was put to an end.
Karl Marx
A German, Philosopher, Economist, Sociologist, Journalist, an…
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Unit 6 History
I know how socialism is defined.
I know where the control of the govern…
I know what the Progressive Movement w…
I know the four parts of the Progressi…
Redistribution of wealth
returns control of the government to the people
Aimed to return control of the government to the people, rest…
-protecting social welfare... -promoting moral reform... -creating…
I know how socialism is defined.
Redistribution of wealth
I know where the control of the govern…
returns control of the government to the people
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World Civ Socialism/Nationalism
Socialism
Communist manifesto
Capitalism
Karl Marx
...
...
...
...
Socialism
...
Communist manifesto
...
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World Capitals II
Czech Republic
Iraq
Kazakhstan
New Zealand
Prague
Baghdad
Astna
Wellington
Czech Republic
Prague
Iraq
Baghdad
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Kapitel 5 Vokabeln Pt. 2
der Komponist
der Künstler
der Sportler
der Tourist
composer
artist
athlete
tourist
der Komponist
composer
der Künstler
artist
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world history bench mark #3
When louis XVI called a meeting of the…
What was Montesquieus most lasting con…
What was the goal of Napoleons contine…
Which belief states that people should…
Third estate
System of checks and balances
Cut off trade between Britain and europe
Industrial capitalism
When louis XVI called a meeting of the…
Third estate
What was Montesquieus most lasting con…
System of checks and balances
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HISTORY MIDTERM PEOPLE
Hannibal
Pericles
Hammurabi
Constantine
General with elephants
Greek's golden age leader
Mesopotamian king with law code
Roman emperor who moved the capital
Hannibal
General with elephants
Pericles
Greek's golden age leader
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World History II midterm review (industrial revolution)
Urbanization
Lassez-faire
Luddites
Capitalism
The Moment of people from towns to cities.
"Let do"
Group of angry machine smashers
Government controls no factors of production
Urbanization
The Moment of people from towns to cities.
Lassez-faire
"Let do"
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Ch 15 and 16 world civ
Christopher Columbus
Cortez
Pizarro
Magellan
first to reach the New World in the Age of Exploration. Died…
Spanish conquistador who conquered the Aztecs
Spanish conquistador who conquered the INca
Spanish explorer who gets credit for being the 1st to circumn…
Christopher Columbus
first to reach the New World in the Age of Exploration. Died…
Cortez
Spanish conquistador who conquered the Aztecs
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Enlightenment Thinkers
Thomas Hobbes
John Locke
Voltaire
Montesquieu
-everyone born selfish and wiked ... -government-absolute monarc…
-life, liberty, property... -best gov.-democracy... -all people equ…
-wrote over 70 books... -freedom of religion and speech... -everyon…
-seperation of powers (executive, legislative, judicial)... -no…
Thomas Hobbes
-everyone born selfish and wiked ... -government-absolute monarc…
John Locke
-life, liberty, property... -best gov.-democracy... -all people equ…
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Unit 2: Industrialization Vocab
Enclosure
Enterprise
capital
URBANIZATION
The process of taking over and consolidating land formerly sh…
A business focused around one area of exercise
Money used to invest in new enterprises
When you move from a farm to city
Enclosure
The process of taking over and consolidating land formerly sh…
Enterprise
A business focused around one area of exercise
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4.1 World History Vocab
Aksum
Bantu
Ethiopian Highlands
Geʻez
the capital of an empire controlling much of the Ethiopian Hi…
a group of Niger-Congo languages spoken in central and southe…
a region of mountains and plateaus located in Northeastern Af…
a Semitic language of Ethiopia that today survives as the lan…
Aksum
the capital of an empire controlling much of the Ethiopian Hi…
Bantu
a group of Niger-Congo languages spoken in central and southe…
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Chapter 20 Vocabulary
Christopher Columbus
Colonies
Hernando Cortes
Conquistadors
an Italian navigator who discovered the New World in the serv…
lands that are controlled by another nation.
Spanish Conquistador who landed on the shores of Mexico, conq…
Explorer-conquerors who sought wealth and land in the America…
Christopher Columbus
an Italian navigator who discovered the New World in the serv…
Colonies
lands that are controlled by another nation.
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WORLD GEO 1101
WASHINGTON D C
the federal government
Point Barrow Alaska
Death valley California
is the national capital of the UNITED STATES
controls the District of Columbia
is the northernmost point in the United States
in the hottest and driest spot in the US
WASHINGTON D C
is the national capital of the UNITED STATES
the federal government
controls the District of Columbia
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Geography Chapter 11 Vocab 1/18/17
loess
dike
polder
mistral
fine, yellowish, brownish topsoil made up of particles of sil…
large bank of earth and stone that holds back water
low-lying area from which seawater has been drained to create…
a strong northerly wind from the Alps that can bring cold air…
loess
fine, yellowish, brownish topsoil made up of particles of sil…
dike
large bank of earth and stone that holds back water
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Economy Quiz
Economy
What kind of economy does the United S…
Describe the three types of economies…
Capitalism
The wealth and resources of a country or region, especially i…
Capitalist
Capitalism... Communism... Socialism
Private citizens own the means of making products to earn pro…
Economy
The wealth and resources of a country or region, especially i…
What kind of economy does the United S…
Capitalist
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Chapter 1 (Mod. 1-3)
Economics
Scarcity
Tradeoff
Opportunity Cost
The study of choice under conditions of scarcity
Desire more of something than we can have
Give up 1 thing to get something else
The value of the next-best alternative given up when that cho…
Economics
The study of choice under conditions of scarcity
Scarcity
Desire more of something than we can have
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Unit 6 (and other stuff) World History
1. The Ottoman empire major ruler was…
2. What was the role of the Ulemas?
3. What was a place where women could…
4. Where did the janissaries come from?
Suleyman I
To administered Islamic law and focused on educating Muslims
Harem
Christian towns
1. The Ottoman empire major ruler was…
Suleyman I
2. What was the role of the Ulemas?
To administered Islamic law and focused on educating Muslims
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History Quiz
During the 1500s, what was China's off…
What type of policy did Japan institut…
What contributed to the decline of bot…
What were China's main reasons for rej…
Reflected isolation. Only government could conduct foreign tr…
Closed country. Block out foreigners by sealing borders.
Incompetent leaders, religious rebellions, distribution of tr…
they were self-sufficient and didn't need outside goods
During the 1500s, what was China's off…
Reflected isolation. Only government could conduct foreign tr…
What type of policy did Japan institut…
Closed country. Block out foreigners by sealing borders.
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Econ Ch1 Economic Way of Thinking
a logical framework for organizing you…
scarcity & choice... rational behavior ... a…
providing for people's wants and needs…
scarcity
what is the economic way of thinking.
what are the 3 building blocks in the economic way of thinking.
what is the economic problem.
the condition in which wants are forever greater than the ava…
a logical framework for organizing you…
what is the economic way of thinking.
scarcity & choice... rational behavior ... a…
what are the 3 building blocks in the economic way of thinking.
24 termscreated on January 18, 2017
Argentina
The official name of Argentina is
Argentina is in South .
Argentina is divided into provinces. T…
Argentina is the 2nd largest
the Argentine Republic.
America
provinces in Argentina.
country in South America.
The official name of Argentina is
the Argentine Republic.
Argentina is in South .
America
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World History Midterm
Bias
Historical Fiction
Feudalism
Renaissance
prejudice in favor of or against one thing
A fictional story that is set in the past, usually about a re…
The politcal system in medival europe that involved 3 class o…
The cultural rebirth that occurred in Europe
Bias
prejudice in favor of or against one thing
Historical Fiction
A fictional story that is set in the past, usually about a re…
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World civ. Ch. 10&11
A crime punishable by death
Allows people to cast a vote without a…
Legal separation of the races
The body of people out about
Capital offense
Secret Ballott
Segregation
Electorate
A crime punishable by death
Capital offense
Allows people to cast a vote without a…
Secret Ballott
25 termscreated on January 18, 2017
AP US. History chapter 16
Normalcy
Ohio Gang
Albert B. Fall
Teapot Dome Scandal
Term used by President Harding which represented a "normal" l…
Term used to describe Harding's cabinet. They were old friend…
Harding's secretary of the interior. He was responssible for…
ABF secretly allowed private interests to lease lands contain…
Normalcy
Term used by President Harding which represented a "normal" l…
Ohio Gang
Term used to describe Harding's cabinet. They were old friend…
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WH Vocabulary
Cartographer
Line of demarcation
Circumnavigate
Conquistador
Mapmaker
Line set by the treaty of tordesillas dividing the non Europe…
To travel completely around the world
Spanish explorer who claimed land for Spain in the 1500s
Cartographer
Mapmaker
Line of demarcation
Line set by the treaty of tordesillas dividing the non Europe…
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14 Vocab
Cartographer
Line of Demarcation
Circumnavigate
Sovereign
Someone who makes maps
line set by treaty of Tordesillas dividing the non-European w…
To travel completely around the world
having full, independent power
Cartographer
Someone who makes maps
Line of Demarcation
line set by treaty of Tordesillas dividing the non-European w…
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Geography-Canada
Canada
Canada and the U.S.
French
The prime minister
Thousands of years ago huge glaciers covered most of
Share the longest undefended border in the world
Quebec found by___and many people in Quebec still speak French
In Canada,___is the head of the goverment
Canada
Thousands of years ago huge glaciers covered most of
Canada and the U.S.
Share the longest undefended border in the world
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World Ch. 10
what is the terrain of Arabia
what is Arabia known as
what does Arabia depend
what are camels called
basically all desert
Bedouin
camels
Ships of the Desert
what is the terrain of Arabia
basically all desert
what is Arabia known as
Bedouin
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9th Grade Honors World History 1-18-17
The Middle Ages: Europe from 400-1400…
T or F: After the fall of W Rome for 1…
What is the capital of E Rome?
Who came into power in 527 AD?
X
True
Byzantium/Istanbul
Justinian
The Middle Ages: Europe from 400-1400…
X
T or F: After the fall of W Rome for 1…
True
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AP World Midterm Key Terms
Ziggurat
Cuneiform
Neo-Assyrian Empire
Mandate of Heaven
- a massive pyramidal stepped tower made of mud bricks... - asso…
- system of writing in which wedge-shaped symbols represented…
- an empire extending from western Iran to Syria-Palestine, c…
- chinese religious and political ideology developed by the Z…
Ziggurat
- a massive pyramidal stepped tower made of mud bricks... - asso…
Cuneiform
- system of writing in which wedge-shaped symbols represented…
31 termscreated on January 18, 2017
Chapter 1 Business in a changing world
Budget Deficit
Business
Capitalism
Communism
The condition in which a nation spends more than it takes fro…
Individuals or organizations that try to earn a profit by pro…
an economic system in which individuals own and operate the m…
First described by Karl Marx as a society in which the people…
Budget Deficit
The condition in which a nation spends more than it takes fro…
Business
Individuals or organizations that try to earn a profit by pro…
20 termscreated on January 18, 2017
Sociology chapter 1.
Sociology
Construction of meaning
Sociological imagination
Agency
The scientific study of human behavior and group.
Connecting, make things (symbols) to mean something
C. Wright mills. The application of imaginative thought to th…
Choice, freewill, decisions.
Sociology
The scientific study of human behavior and group.
Construction of meaning
Connecting, make things (symbols) to mean something
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APWH Unit 5 Terms and Questions
What is absolutism?
What economic theory leaves "every man…
What is the root word of imperialism?
When did western hemisphere free itsel…
The monarchy controls everything
Capitalism
Empire
By early 1800s
What is absolutism?
The monarchy controls everything
What economic theory leaves "every man…
Capitalism
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History Midterm
Crete
Focus on military epic poems
Tian
Dark age
Where was the Minoan capital located
A characteristic that the Minoans possessed
Chinese idea of heaven
A time =where there are few written sources for historians to…
Crete
Where was the Minoan capital located
Focus on military epic poems
A characteristic that the Minoans possessed
20 termscreated on January 18, 2017
history chapter two
macao
guangzhou
ricci
manchus
region of southeastern chin made up of a peninsula and two is…
a coastal city in southeastern china, also known as canton
jesuit priest who made a particularly strongimpression in the…
people originally from manchuria, north of china, who comquer…
macao
region of southeastern chin made up of a peninsula and two is…
guangzhou
a coastal city in southeastern china, also known as canton
19 termscreated on January 18, 2017
World His Chapter 9
Stateless societies
Maghrib
Almohadis
Juula
African societies organized around kinship or other forms of…
Arabic word for western north Africa
A reformist movement among the Islamic Berbers of northern Af…
Malinke merchants; formed small partnerships to carry out tra…
Stateless societies
African societies organized around kinship or other forms of…
Maghrib
Arabic word for western north Africa
36 termscreated on January 18, 2017
Sociology Chapter 1
symbolic interactionism
social integration
Verstehen
generalization
a theoretical perspective in which society is viewed as compo…
the degree to which members of a group or a society feel unit…
a German word used by Weber that is perhaps best understood a…
a statement that goes beyond the individual case and is appli…
symbolic interactionism
a theoretical perspective in which society is viewed as compo…
social integration
the degree to which members of a group or a society feel unit…
25 termscreated on January 18, 2017
Macro Ch.1
Good
Utility
Bad
Disutility
Anything from which individuals receive utility or satisfaction
The satisfaction one receives from a good
Anything from which individuals receive disutility or dissati…
The dissatisfaction one receives from a bad
Good
Anything from which individuals receive utility or satisfaction
Utility
The satisfaction one receives from a good
37 termscreated on January 18, 2017
muslim world and africa test
muhammad
mecca
hijra
kaaba
a man whom muslim followers honor as a prophet of Islam or th…
a city in western saudi arabia; the birthplace of muhammad. i…
muhammad's journey from mecca to medina when muhammad was thr…
most sacred and ancient temple of islam
muhammad
a man whom muslim followers honor as a prophet of Islam or th…
mecca
a city in western saudi arabia; the birthplace of muhammad. i…
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World Civ
move place to place follow animal and…
people were able to focus on other thi…
Homo sapiens sapiens
measuring light given off by electrons
Paleolithic peoples were nomad because they had no choice but…
Food surpluses in the Neolithic farming villages of Catal Huy…
The type of hominid that most likely resembles modern humans is
Thermoluminescence determines an object's age by
move place to place follow animal and…
Paleolithic peoples were nomad because they had no choice but…
people were able to focus on other thi…
Food surpluses in the Neolithic farming villages of Catal Huy…
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Unit 6 Vocab
Avalanche
Glaciation
Fjord
Geothermal Energy
Glaciation a process by which glaciers formed and spread
Fjord a long, steep-sided glacial valley now filled by seawater
...
...
Avalanche
Glaciation a process by which glaciers formed and spread
Glaciation
Fjord a long, steep-sided glacial valley now filled by seawater
25 termscreated on January 18, 2017
World War 2 Vocab
Neutrality Act of 1937
Lend Lease Act
Executive Order 9066
Flying Tigers
Congress passed a joint resloution outlawing arms trade with…
The principal means for providing U.S. military aid to foreig…
Executive order that allowed the U.S. to deport Japanese Amer…
1st American Volunteer Group of the Chinese Air Force command…
Neutrality Act of 1937
Congress passed a joint resloution outlawing arms trade with…
Lend Lease Act
The principal means for providing U.S. military aid to foreig…
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world history test review 1/23/17
samuel morse
thomas edison
alexander graham bell
nickela tesla
invented the telegraph
invented the light bulb
invented the telophone
invented electricity
samuel morse
invented the telegraph
thomas edison
invented the light bulb
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秦汉唐宋元明清 Test
Qin's first ruler
Terracotta Warriors
Warring states period (Qin conquered t…
Burning of Books/Burying of Scholars
秦始皇... (Qín shǐ huáng)
兵马俑 ... (bing ma yong)
战国时代... (Zhàn guó shí dài)
焚书坑儒 ... (fen shu keng ru)
Qin's first ruler
秦始皇... (Qín shǐ huáng)
Terracotta Warriors
兵马俑 ... (bing ma yong)
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Islam and the Arab empire
Avicenna's Arabic name
each arab tribe was ruled by a _____ w…
Arabic for god
Muhammad married a rich widow named
ibn sina
sheikh
allah
Khadija
Avicenna's Arabic name
ibn sina
each arab tribe was ruled by a _____ w…
sheikh
25 termscreated on January 18, 2017
PROGRESSIVE ERA
Progressive corruption
Tammany Hall
Federal Corruption
Pendleton Civil Service Act
organizations influenced votes, trading favors for votes
famous political corruption, stole money from NYC, lead by "B…
corruption higher up, Ulysses S. Grant's administration faved…
People who wanted to be in federal service had to take a test…
Progressive corruption
organizations influenced votes, trading favors for votes
Tammany Hall
famous political corruption, stole money from NYC, lead by "B…
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