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World Civilizations 2016
Gutenberg
perspective
classicism
humanism
Developed the printing press in Germany in 1445
the geometric method of creating the illusion of space on a f…
anything from ancient Greece or Rome; a characteristic of Ren…
importance of man in THIS life
Gutenberg
Developed the printing press in Germany in 1445
perspective
the geometric method of creating the illusion of space on a f…
24 terms
World Civilizations :
Old Stone Age
20-30
New Stone Age/ Neolithic Period
1. cities... 2. Well-organized central go…
The earliest period of human history through about 10000 B.C.…
Nomadic groups were typically made up of how many people?
This change took place about 10,000 years ago and was started…
Eight basic features common to most early civilizations are:
Old Stone Age
The earliest period of human history through about 10000 B.C.…
20-30
Nomadic groups were typically made up of how many people?
88 terms
Unit 2 World Civilizations
Republic
Patrician
Plebeian
Consul
A form of government where citizens elect representatives to…
In ancient Rome, a member of the privileged upper class. In m…
An ordinary citizen in the ancient Roman Republic
Under the Roman Republic, one of the two magistrates holding…
Republic
A form of government where citizens elect representatives to…
Patrician
In ancient Rome, a member of the privileged upper class. In m…
53 terms
World Civilizations Final
Humanism
Urban Society
Renaissance
Secular
An intellectual movement that encouraged the study of humanit…
City-centered Society
Rebirth
Worldly
Humanism
An intellectual movement that encouraged the study of humanit…
Urban Society
City-centered Society
16 terms
World Civilizations (chapter 3)
Yoga
Karma
Dharma
Silk Road
A method of trending developed by the Hindus that is supposed…
In Hinduism, the force generated by a persons actions that de…
In Hindusim, the divine law that rules Karma; it requires all…
A route between the Roman Empire and China, so called because…
Yoga
A method of trending developed by the Hindus that is supposed…
Karma
In Hinduism, the force generated by a persons actions that de…
16 terms
World Civilizations (chapter 1 study guide)
Prehistory
Archeology
Artifact
Anthropology
The period before writing was developed
The study of past societies through an analysis of the items…
Tools, pottery, paintings, weapons, buildings, and household…
The study of human life and culture based on artifacts and hu…
Prehistory
The period before writing was developed
Archeology
The study of past societies through an analysis of the items…
29 terms
World Civilizations: Unit 2 Review
Democracy
Peloponnesian Wars
Pericles
Philosopher
This is direct participation by the citizens, developed in At…
This was an event between Athens and Sparta. They fought each…
This man was the leader of creating democracy in Athens from…
This is someone who tries to explain the nature of life.
Democracy
This is direct participation by the citizens, developed in At…
Peloponnesian Wars
This was an event between Athens and Sparta. They fought each…
100 terms
World Civilizations
Civilization
Paleolithic Age
Neolithic Age
Mesopotamia
a society in an advanced state of social development (e.g., w…
part of the Stone Age beginning about 750,00 to 500,000 years…
the New Stone Age between 8000 and 5000 BCE; period in which…
Literally means "Between the rivers", the civilizations that…
Civilization
a society in an advanced state of social development (e.g., w…
Paleolithic Age
part of the Stone Age beginning about 750,00 to 500,000 years…
23 terms
World Civilizations (chapter 2)
City-state
Empire
Polytheistic
Cuneiform
A state with political and economic control over the surround…
A large political unit or state, usually under a single leade…
Believing in many gods
Wedge shaped system of writing
City-state
A state with political and economic control over the surround…
Empire
A large political unit or state, usually under a single leade…
31 terms
World Civilizations
Civilization
History
Democracy
Ecclesia
How people decide to govern themselves
A common memory that unites a community
people have the power
principle assembly of the Athenian democracy
Civilization
How people decide to govern themselves
History
A common memory that unites a community
10 terms
World Civilizations
language
education
government
religion
the system or way people in a society create and use a shared…
the system or way people in a society share knowledge and lea…
the system or way people in a society provide and keep order
a shared set of beliefs and practices through which people in…
language
the system or way people in a society create and use a shared…
education
the system or way people in a society share knowledge and lea…
8 terms
World Civilizations
Animism
Hinduism
Buddhisn Daoism
Confucianism
...
...
...
...
Animism
...
Hinduism
...
13 terms
world civilizations
hominids
artifacts
culture
limited evidence
humans and other creatures that walk upright
object made by human beings, either hand-made or mass-produced
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
It is important when documenting history to understand that s…
hominids
humans and other creatures that walk upright
artifacts
object made by human beings, either hand-made or mass-produced
40 terms
World Civilizations
Monotheistic
mesopotamia
fertile cresent (cradle of civilization)
city states
belief in one god (Christianity-God, Islam-Allah, Judism-Yahw…
Greek for "land between two rivers"; earliest, western most s…
land betweern the Tigris and Euphrates Rivers
settlements that govern themselves and the surrounding area
Monotheistic
belief in one god (Christianity-God, Islam-Allah, Judism-Yahw…
mesopotamia
Greek for "land between two rivers"; earliest, western most s…
66 terms
World civilizations exam study guide
Humanism
Fresco
Lutheranism
Conquistador
An intellectual movement of the Renaissance based on the stud…
A painting done on a fresh, wet plaster with water based paint.
The religious doctrine Martin Luther developed. The first Pro…
A Spanish conqueror of the Americas.
Humanism
An intellectual movement of the Renaissance based on the stud…
Fresco
A painting done on a fresh, wet plaster with water based paint.
30 terms
World Civilizations: Unit 1 Review
Artifacts
Paleolithic Age
Neolithic Age
Agricultural/Neolithic Revolution
These are objects made by people used to study ancient history.
This means Old Stone Age. Nomadic humans used stones for tool…
This means New Stone Age. Humans began to farm and domesticat…
This was the event that occurred when humans learned to farm…
Artifacts
These are objects made by people used to study ancient history.
Paleolithic Age
This means Old Stone Age. Nomadic humans used stones for tool…
38 terms
World Civilizations
Monotheistic
mesopotamia
fertile cresent (cradle of civilization)
city states
belief in one god (Christianity-God, Islam-Allah, Judism-Yahw…
Greek for "land between two rivers"; earliest, western most s…
land betweern the Tigris and Euphrates Rivers
settlements that govern themselves and the surrounding area
Monotheistic
belief in one god (Christianity-God, Islam-Allah, Judism-Yahw…
mesopotamia
Greek for "land between two rivers"; earliest, western most s…
59 terms
World Civilizations: Early Civilizations
archaeologist
antrhopologist
paleontologist
hominid
someone who studies artifacts
someone who studies cultures
someone who studies fossils
a member of a biological group including human beings and rel…
archaeologist
someone who studies artifacts
antrhopologist
someone who studies cultures
World Civilizations
Hominid
Paleolithic Period
Pleistocene epoch
Homo sapiens
...
...
...
...
Hominid
...
Paleolithic Period
...
57 terms
World Civilizations
Zheng He
Henry the Navigator
Ferdinand and Isabella
Spanish Inquisition
Directed by Perpetual Happiness to conquer seas. Explores wes…
Portugal becomes world's sea power under him. Portugal sponso…
Married and joined Castile and Aragon, creating Spain.
Targeted Jews. Conversion to Catholicism or death.
Zheng He
Directed by Perpetual Happiness to conquer seas. Explores wes…
Henry the Navigator
Portugal becomes world's sea power under him. Portugal sponso…
25 terms
World Civilizations - Ancient Rome
Aqueduct
Consul
Dynasty
Emperor
A man made channel used for delivering water to Roman towns
The highest position in the Roman government
When a family passes down the leadership of a country from ge…
The leader of an empire
Aqueduct
A man made channel used for delivering water to Roman towns
Consul
The highest position in the Roman government
45 terms
World Civilizations: Chapter 9 "Muslims Civilizations"
Geographical conditions of the Arabian…
Bedouins
Mecca
Kaaba
Harsh desert, Limited farming, dry, waterless
Small bands of nomadic Arab people... moved herds between scatte…
Located near the Red Sea... Trade center... Religious center
Located in the heart of Mecca... Cube shaped structure... Had a rel…
Geographical conditions of the Arabian…
Harsh desert, Limited farming, dry, waterless
Bedouins
Small bands of nomadic Arab people... moved herds between scatte…
32 terms
World Civilizations
Minoans
Mycenaeans
Homer
Polis
Led by Knossos on the northern coast. Masters of a wide-rangi…
1450 BCE. An Indo-European-speaking people from the mainland.…
800 BCE. Describes Mycenaeans battle against Troy in the Ilia…
During and after the Dark Age, the institution of these gradu…
Minoans
Led by Knossos on the northern coast. Masters of a wide-rangi…
Mycenaeans
1450 BCE. An Indo-European-speaking people from the mainland.…
33 terms
Civilizations of the World
culture
artifacts
technology
Fertile Crescent
a people's way of life, as shown by its tools, customs, arts,…
a human-made object, such as a tool, weapon or piece of jewel…
the ways in which people apply knowledge, tools, and inventio…
an arc of rich farmland in Southwest Asia, between the Persia…
culture
a people's way of life, as shown by its tools, customs, arts,…
artifacts
a human-made object, such as a tool, weapon or piece of jewel…
39 terms
World History River Valley Civilizations
Fertile Crescent
Mesopotamia
City-State
Dynasty
A crescent shaped area of fertile land that encompasses Mesop…
This was the site of one of the first advanced civilizations.…
This is a city which acts as an independent country, with its…
When a ruling family passes the power down from father to son…
Fertile Crescent
A crescent shaped area of fertile land that encompasses Mesop…
Mesopotamia
This was the site of one of the first advanced civilizations.…
8 terms
World Civilizations
Where did the crusades happen?
Which religions were involved? Who won?
What happened during the children's cr…
Where did the plague begin? How did it…
Jerusalem
Muslims, Christians. Christians
They all died
Asia. Fleas, Rats, Airborne
Where did the crusades happen?
Jerusalem
Which religions were involved? Who won?
Muslims, Christians. Christians
63 terms
World Civil
Fascism
Nazism
Treaty of Versailes
Blitzkrieg
Radically authoritarian and nationalist political movement wh…
Adolf Hitler used fascism to create this type of government b…
Ended WWI; Germany was severely punished; created the League…
A German term for "lightning war," blitzkrieg is a military t…
Fascism
Radically authoritarian and nationalist political movement wh…
Nazism
Adolf Hitler used fascism to create this type of government b…
59 terms
World civilizations
Old Stone age/ paleolithic period
New stone age/ neolithic period
nomad
bureaucracy
earliest period of human history
nomadic to settled farming about 10,000 years ago
moving from place to place
system of managing government through specialized departments…
Old Stone age/ paleolithic period
earliest period of human history
New stone age/ neolithic period
nomadic to settled farming about 10,000 years ago
20 terms
World Civilizations Quarter 3 Vocabulary
Estates General
Bourgeoisie
Empiricism
Social Contract
A general assembly representing the French realm: the clergy,…
Social class made up of merchants, professionals, and manufac…
Emphasizes the role of experience and evidence in science
An agreement between a people and their government, people wo…
Estates General
A general assembly representing the French realm: the clergy,…
Bourgeoisie
Social class made up of merchants, professionals, and manufac…
20 terms
World Civilization
Narmer
Chaldeans
Hittites
David
first ancient Egyptian king who unified the country peacefully
people of Chaldea who inhabited the coastal area near the Per…
ancient Anatalian people who established an empire centered o…
shepard boy who defeated Goliath
Narmer
first ancient Egyptian king who unified the country peacefully
Chaldeans
people of Chaldea who inhabited the coastal area near the Per…
9 terms
World Civilizations
Levant
Gobekli Tepe (Turkey)
Neolithic Revolution
Neolithic Britain
Eastern Mediterranean: Syria and Israel.
Neolithic site ... Between establishment of Natufian and large s…
Domestication of plants and animals, agriculture, permanent s…
2,000 BCE
Levant
Eastern Mediterranean: Syria and Israel.
Gobekli Tepe (Turkey)
Neolithic site ... Between establishment of Natufian and large s…
14 terms
World Civilizations
Ottoman Turks
Ottoman Empire
Constantinople
Istanbul
a nomadic tribe that formed the ottoman empire
Empire of Islam that expanded from the Baltic, Asia minor, an…
the Capital of the Byzantine Empire
the Capital of the Ottoman Empire
Ottoman Turks
a nomadic tribe that formed the ottoman empire
Ottoman Empire
Empire of Islam that expanded from the Baltic, Asia minor, an…
17 terms
World Civilizations Chapter 1
Bronze Age
Mesopotamia
Sumerians
Akkadians
bronze; written language; early cities/urban civilizations
"land between the rivers" (Tigris and Euphrates); modern Iraq
the first urban civilization in Mesopotamia; first early city
semantic speaking state; north of Sumer; first true empire; e…
Bronze Age
bronze; written language; early cities/urban civilizations
Mesopotamia
"land between the rivers" (Tigris and Euphrates); modern Iraq
22 terms
World civilizations
Ascetic
Asoka
Brahman
People who practiced self denial to achieve an understanding…
Converted to Buddhism after watching his troops annihilate 10…
Believed by Hindus to exist in all living things. The supreme…
Ascetic
People who practiced self denial to achieve an understanding…
Asoka
Converted to Buddhism after watching his troops annihilate 10…
33 terms
World Civilizations
Treaty of Breda
British East India Company
Matteo Ricci
Emperor Qianlong
Ended the dutch war in 1667
Made to persuade trade with East Indies
The rites controversy
Rejected increased trade with Britain
Treaty of Breda
Ended the dutch war in 1667
British East India Company
Made to persuade trade with East Indies
46 terms
World civilizations
Nomads
Archaeology
Civilization
POLYTHEISTIC
PALEOLITHIC PEOPLES THAT MOVED FROM PLACE-TO-PLACE FOLLOWING…
STUDY OF PAST SOCIETIES THROUGH AN ANALYSIS OF WHAT PEOPLE HA…
A COMPLEX CULTURE IN WHICH A LARGE NUMBER OF HUMANS SHARE COM…
Mesopotamian religion. BELIEF IN MANY GODS
Nomads
PALEOLITHIC PEOPLES THAT MOVED FROM PLACE-TO-PLACE FOLLOWING…
Archaeology
STUDY OF PAST SOCIETIES THROUGH AN ANALYSIS OF WHAT PEOPLE HA…
34 terms
World Civilizations
Yuan Shigai
Manchus
Sun Yatzen
Mao Zedong
military man who saved the Qing dynasty and then betrayed Man…
Federation of Northeast Asian peoples who founded the Qing Em…
Served (for a brief time in 1911) as president of the new rep…
Leader of the Communist Party in China that overthrew Chiang…
Yuan Shigai
military man who saved the Qing dynasty and then betrayed Man…
Manchus
Federation of Northeast Asian peoples who founded the Qing Em…
34 terms
World Civilizations
Alexandria
Archons
Aristotle
Darius
chief prot of Egypt, founded in 332 BC by Alexander the Great…
Each of the 9 chief magistrates in ancient
(3840322 BC) greek philosopher and scientist. Student of Plat…
king of Persia 521-486 BC. Invaded Greece but was Marathon (4…
Alexandria
chief prot of Egypt, founded in 332 BC by Alexander the Great…
Archons
Each of the 9 chief magistrates in ancient
15 terms
World civilizations
Spain
Alexios I
Urban II
Antioch
Islamic rulers in Europe
Wrote letter to Pope Urban II
Received letter for help from Alexios I
Home of the first Christian church
Spain
Islamic rulers in Europe
Alexios I
Wrote letter to Pope Urban II
10 terms
World Civilizations Chapter 2
Harappan
Aryan
Vedic
Sanskrit
Indus Valley Civilization
"noble"; Indo-Iranian people; sanskrit
the period of time in which the Aryans settled into northern…
sacred language of India/Hinduism
Harappan
Indus Valley Civilization
Aryan
"noble"; Indo-Iranian people; sanskrit
45 terms
World Civilizations
Confucianism
The Qin dynasty
Legalist System
Zhou dynasty
A belief that a ruler should be moral and lead by example.
The great wall began construction during this dynasty.
A govt ruled by strict laws and harsh punishment; Qin Dynasty.
The first recorded and longest lasting dynasty in Chinese his…
Confucianism
A belief that a ruler should be moral and lead by example.
The Qin dynasty
The great wall began construction during this dynasty.
9 terms
World civilizations
Humanism
Patron
Secular
Renaissance
Focus on people and their achievemnts
A person who supports artists
Concerned with here and now
Rebirth
Humanism
Focus on people and their achievemnts
Patron
A person who supports artists
130 terms
World Civilizations
Similarity between Chinese and Japanes…
Crop that was grown in every part of C…
China's third commercial revolution wa…
In Ch'ing era the economy could be cha…
Confucianism
corn
a surge of population,... the importance of silver,... the relaxati…
regional economy
Similarity between Chinese and Japanes…
Confucianism
Crop that was grown in every part of C…
corn
12 terms
world civilizations
Declaration of Pillnitz
Assembly's Antireligious Measures
France Declared a Republic
Jean Paul Marat
threatened the invasion of France by Austria and Prussia
church lands were nationalized
attacked the royal palace imprisoned the king
basic reforms for the poorest members of society
Declaration of Pillnitz
threatened the invasion of France by Austria and Prussia
Assembly's Antireligious Measures
church lands were nationalized
20 terms
World Civilizations
Justinian
Theodora
Rurik
Vladimir
New Emperor 533; tried to reconquer western territory in a la…
Power hungry wife of Justinian; courtesan connected with Cons…
Legendary Scandinavian, regarded as founder of the first king…
Ruler of Russian Kingdom of Kiev from 930 to 1015, converted…
Justinian
New Emperor 533; tried to reconquer western territory in a la…
Theodora
Power hungry wife of Justinian; courtesan connected with Cons…
World Civilizations
Humanism
Polis
Acropolis
Agora
A system of thought attaching prime importance to human rathe…
A city state in ancient Greece, especially considered in its…
A part of ancient Greek city, usually built on a hill.
A public open space used for assemblies and markets.
Humanism
A system of thought attaching prime importance to human rathe…
Polis
A city state in ancient Greece, especially considered in its…
43 terms
World Civilizations
Cyrus
Persepolis
Cambyses
Darius the Great
King of the Persians. His Dad died. Married Princess of Medes…
New Capitol built by Cyrus
Cyrus's son. Wanted to get out of fathers shadow. Attacked Eg…
Horses chose next guy in power. Won with sugar in his pocket.…
Cyrus
King of the Persians. His Dad died. Married Princess of Medes…
Persepolis
New Capitol built by Cyrus
32 terms
World Civilizations
Hittites
Hittites Military Strength
Knossos
Ramses 2
Indo-Europeans that controlled Mesopotamia
war chariots, first to master iron
Minoan capital city
had huge building projects/ last Great Pharoah
Hittites
Indo-Europeans that controlled Mesopotamia
Hittites Military Strength
war chariots, first to master iron
89 terms
World Civilizations
Axis Powers
Treaty of Versallies
Industrialization
League of Nations
Germany, Italy, Japan
The Nazi Party's main goal was to overturn
Agricultural Revolution made _____ possible.
Made to keep the peace after WWII
Axis Powers
Germany, Italy, Japan
Treaty of Versallies
The Nazi Party's main goal was to overturn
73 terms
World Civilizations
Native American beliefs about their or…
Bering Strait Theory, Beringia, and pr…
Why did the Americas develop civilizat…
natural resources: what did Americas h…
Ancestors where buried there and finding the bones is what co…
Migration into a New world. Clovis culture. 2 different ideas…
Because no river-valley semi-arid basins. Lack of large inter…
No wheels and no iron. Llamas largest domesticated animal. Br…
Native American beliefs about their or…
Ancestors where buried there and finding the bones is what co…
Bering Strait Theory, Beringia, and pr…
Migration into a New world. Clovis culture. 2 different ideas…
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