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42 terms
World Cultures
culture
ethnocentrism
accommodation
cultural barriers
the total of learned behaviors in a society
cultural conceit
when two cultures meet and they cooperate while maintaining t…
anything man made that inhibits travel/communication
culture
the total of learned behaviors in a society
ethnocentrism
cultural conceit
World Cultures
Nuclear Family
Extended Family
Market Economy
Command Economy
Mom, dad, kids, most families in the U. S.
3 to 4 generations living together
Individual and Private groups make decisions on what to produce
The government owns or directs the means of production
Nuclear Family
Mom, dad, kids, most families in the U. S.
Extended Family
3 to 4 generations living together
20 terms
World cultures
Queue
White Lotus Rebellion
Free trade
Treaty of Nanjing
A style of submission
Rebellion that weakend Qing dynasty
Trade without government interference
China leased Hong Kong to the british
Queue
A style of submission
White Lotus Rebellion
Rebellion that weakend Qing dynasty
101 terms
World cultures
Sunni Muslim
Infrastructure
Nation
Culture
followers of eaders not related to muhammad by blood
refers to the basic facilities that supports an industrialize…
is a group of people who share a common culture
is everything that connects a group of people together includ…
Sunni Muslim
followers of eaders not related to muhammad by blood
Infrastructure
refers to the basic facilities that supports an industrialize…
5 terms
World Cultures
Causation
Transcendent
Metaphysical
Lifestyle
cause and effect
timeless
formless
the way(lense) in which you see the world or your perception…
Causation
cause and effect
Transcendent
timeless
World Cultures
Sumerian
Cuneiform
Ziggurates
Tigris
Settled in ur
Writing
Temple
River
Sumerian
Settled in ur
Cuneiform
Writing
World Cultures
Culture
Social Construct
Race
Ethnicity
All learned thought and behaved.
An idea or concept that people have built and organized their…
System for classifying people based on various similarities a…
A group based on shared culture and descent
Culture
All learned thought and behaved.
Social Construct
An idea or concept that people have built and organized their…
28 terms
World Cultures
Primary Source
Secondary Source
Credibility
Accuracy
an original object or document, the raw material or first han…
something that is written ABOUT a primary source, second hand…
the quality of being trusted and believed in
the quality or state of being correct or precise
Primary Source
an original object or document, the raw material or first han…
Secondary Source
something that is written ABOUT a primary source, second hand…
101 terms
World Cultures
Kurds
Ashanti
AIDS
Amazon river
An ethnic group in Southwestern Asia
A people who live in present day Ghana, known for their artfu…
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Kurds
An ethnic group in Southwestern Asia
Ashanti
A people who live in present day Ghana, known for their artfu…
53 terms
World Cultures
infastructure
nation
ethnicity
industrialized
basic facilities that support an industrialized country
group of people who share a common culture
people of the same race or nationality who share distinctive…
ability to manufacture goods
infastructure
basic facilities that support an industrialized country
nation
group of people who share a common culture
world cultures
feudalism
fief
serf
art
a system of rule by local lords who were bound to a king by t…
an estate (land) granted to powerful lords by kings
a peasant who was tied to the land
da vinci micheal angleo
feudalism
a system of rule by local lords who were bound to a king by t…
fief
an estate (land) granted to powerful lords by kings
world cultures
Culture
Identity
Cultural group, society, community
Ethnicity
A way of life shared by a group of people
A person's sense of who they are
A group of people who share a culture
Identity based on a shared ancestry and language
Culture
A way of life shared by a group of people
Identity
A person's sense of who they are
32 terms
World Cultures
Anu
Annunaki
Ea (Enki)
Enlil
Father of the Gods and of the Firmament; Eventually became le…
Gods of the Underworld and Judges of the Dead
God of Sweet Waters and Wisdom, a patron of the arts and craf…
Chief God of the Sumerian Pantheon; God of the Atmosphere (ea…
Anu
Father of the Gods and of the Firmament; Eventually became le…
Annunaki
Gods of the Underworld and Judges of the Dead
Landforms 6th grade world cultures
archipelago
rainforest
canal
Delta
A group or chain of islands clustered together in a sea or oc…
dense trees, tropical region near the equator that receives a…
A man-made waterway
Often shaped like a triangle. Flat, low watery land built up…
archipelago
A group or chain of islands clustered together in a sea or oc…
rainforest
dense trees, tropical region near the equator that receives a…
world cultures
culture
education
transportation
communication
learned behavior
the way people in a culture learn what they to lnow to succed
the way a culture gets people and goods from 1 place to another
the way people in a culture share ideas
culture
learned behavior
education
the way people in a culture learn what they to lnow to succed
World Cultures
Climate:
Coniferous:
Deciduous:
Globes:
weather patterns that an experiences over time
tress that are evergreens
trees that usually have broad leaves
scale model of the earth
Climate:
weather patterns that an experiences over time
Coniferous:
tress that are evergreens
World Cultures
Nuclear Family
Extended Family
Market Economy
Command Economy
Mom, dad, kids
3-4 generations living together
Individuals and private groups make decisions about what to p…
The government owns or directs the means of production
Nuclear Family
Mom, dad, kids
Extended Family
3-4 generations living together
7 terms
World cultures
Hemispheres
Latitude
Longitude
Prime meridian
Divide the world into (fourths) northern, southern, western,…
Imaginary horizontal lines
Imaginary vertical lines
0' longitude
Hemispheres
Divide the world into (fourths) northern, southern, western,…
Latitude
Imaginary horizontal lines
world cultures
super powers relationship with africa
robert mugabe ... sharpville massacre ... su…
Nationalism
Leopold Senghor
super powers tried to get africa on thier side because they w…
...
pride in one's country
Served as Senegal's representative to France
super powers relationship with africa
super powers tried to get africa on thier side because they w…
robert mugabe ... sharpville massacre ... su…
...
5 terms
World Cultures Retake Quiz
How did WWI contribute to African frus…
How did the Great Depression strengthe…
Why was World War II a turning point?
Why did African anti-colonial leaders…
Many African soldiers were CONSCRIPTED, or forced to join the…
africans were NO LONGER RELYING on Europeans to survive, beca…
Europe was DEPENDENT on their colonies. It exposed africans b…
They wanted a SELF-GOVERNMENT
How did WWI contribute to African frus…
Many African soldiers were CONSCRIPTED, or forced to join the…
How did the Great Depression strengthe…
africans were NO LONGER RELYING on Europeans to survive, beca…
16 terms
World cultures
Narva
Oder
Vistula
Danube
Estonia (r)
Poland and Czech Republic (r)
Poland (r)
Romania, Slovakia, Hungary, Croatia, Bulgaria (r)
Narva
Estonia (r)
Oder
Poland and Czech Republic (r)
10 terms
World Cultures
Goals of the developing world
Capital
Caravel
Caucus
Political stability, economic diversity, mixed sucess, and ed…
Money that could be used for investment
Ships
Meeting for party members to select a candidate or run for of…
Goals of the developing world
Political stability, economic diversity, mixed sucess, and ed…
Capital
Money that could be used for investment
World cultures
Lingua franca
Realms
Spatial perspective
Absolute location
Almost a true 2nd language
The largest geographic units that the earth can be divided by
The term described as structure of cities layouts of farms an…
Longitude and latitude used on a map
Lingua franca
Almost a true 2nd language
Realms
The largest geographic units that the earth can be divided by
world cultures
scribe
fertile cressant
city-state
polytheism
professional writer
religion of sw Asia; sight of first civilization
city that is also a separate, independent state
the belief in many gods
scribe
professional writer
fertile cressant
religion of sw Asia; sight of first civilization
42 terms
world cultures
nationalism
Imperialism
Militarism
Alliance
devotion to your country. (pride)
Policy of controlling other nations
a policy of glorifying war and readying the armed forces for…
An agreement on if one country gets attacked then there allie…
nationalism
devotion to your country. (pride)
Imperialism
Policy of controlling other nations
World Cultures
Mesopotamia
Cuneiform
Polytheism
Sumerian
The land between two rivers
Script written wedge shaped characters on clay tablets
Belief in many gods
People who lived in sumeria
Mesopotamia
The land between two rivers
Cuneiform
Script written wedge shaped characters on clay tablets
11 terms
World Cultures
Cultures
Nuclear Family
Extended Family
Collective culture
A people's entire way of life
Includes a wife, husband, and their children
Has several generations living in on household
Emphasize the needs and goals of the group as a whole over th…
Cultures
A people's entire way of life
Nuclear Family
Includes a wife, husband, and their children
World cultures
Culture
Cultural components
Behaviors
Rituals
The mix of values beliefs behaviors and material objects that…
Attributes that vary from culture to culture including religi…
A persons actions or conduct
Behaviors done according to religious or social laws or customs
Culture
The mix of values beliefs behaviors and material objects that…
Cultural components
Attributes that vary from culture to culture including religi…
10 terms
World cultures
Culture
Nuclear family
Extended family
Collective culture
A people's entire way of life
Includes a wife, husband and their children
Has several generations living in one household
Emphasizes the needs of the groups as a whole over the needs…
Culture
A people's entire way of life
Nuclear family
Includes a wife, husband and their children
135 terms
World Cultures: Final
The land area of Russia is how much la…
Where do majority of the population of…
Volga river
The Caspian Sea
3 times the size of the U.S.
75% live on the Northern European plain
the longest river on the European continent
Largest inland sea in the world
The land area of Russia is how much la…
3 times the size of the U.S.
Where do majority of the population of…
75% live on the Northern European plain
World Cultures
Monarchy
Constitutional Monarchy
Theocracy
Dictatorship
king or queen is born into ruler
figure head monarch, but government operates under a constitu…
recognizes God or divine being ultimate authority
one person rules them all
Monarchy
king or queen is born into ruler
Constitutional Monarchy
figure head monarch, but government operates under a constitu…
24 terms
world cultures
Pizrro
Cortes
Viceroys
Peninsularies
conquered the Inca
conquered the Aztecs
rulers of the spanish empires orverseas
top of society
Pizrro
conquered the Inca
Cortes
conquered the Aztecs
World Cultures
Capital
Charter
Chivalry
Fief
Money for investment
Written document/rights for a town
Code of conduct for knights
Estate granted to a vassal
Capital
Money for investment
Charter
Written document/rights for a town
41 terms
World Cultures
bias
boycott
conservative(MAD)
Liberal(MAD)
favor for one group (prejudice)
withdrawal from connections with a country or government
-peaceful... -past... -little... -supports few changes, mostly no change
-peaceful... -future... -little... -supports some changes to new things
bias
favor for one group (prejudice)
boycott
withdrawal from connections with a country or government
world cultures
export
Interdependence
Monothesim
Diffusion
good sent to makers outsides a country
goods brought into a country
is the dependence of countries on goods, resources, and knowl…
the movement of customer ideas from one place to another
export
good sent to makers outsides a country
Interdependence
goods brought into a country
world cultures
orinoco river
Atlantic ocean
Amazon river
pacific ocean
6
3
5
1
orinoco river
6
Atlantic ocean
3
25 terms
World cultures
1st estate
2nd estate
3rd estate
Estate general
Clergy; held 10% of the land; top society; paid taxes
Nobles; middle of the social class; paid no taxes
Bourgeoisie;bottom of society; 98% of the population; paid al…
Louis XVI tried to call on this government body to try and ge…
1st estate
Clergy; held 10% of the land; top society; paid taxes
2nd estate
Nobles; middle of the social class; paid no taxes
World Cultures
Fresco
Chora
Myth
Import
a painting made on wet plaster walls. The words mean "fresh"…
land outside the city walls in Greek city-states
traditional story about the deeds and misdeeds of Gods, Godde…
good or service that is brought from another country. The pre…
Fresco
a painting made on wet plaster walls. The words mean "fresh"…
Chora
land outside the city walls in Greek city-states
world cultures
polytheism
cultural diffusion
interdependence
archaeologist
belief in more than one god
the spreading of cultural elements from one place to another
dependence of countries on goods, resources, and knowledge fr…
a scientist who studies human history
polytheism
belief in more than one god
cultural diffusion
the spreading of cultural elements from one place to another
18 terms
World Cultures
Culture
Identity
Cultural group, society, community
Ethnicity
A way of life, shared by a group of people.
A person's sense of who they are.
A group of people who share a culture.
Identity based on shared ancestry and language.
Culture
A way of life, shared by a group of people.
Identity
A person's sense of who they are.
World Cultures
Five Basic Themes of Geography
Latitude
Longitude
Prime Meridian
1. Movement... 2. Region... 3. Location... 4. Interaction between peop…
Measures the distances north or south of the equater
Measures the distances east to west of the Prime Meridian
Imaginary line which runs through Greenwich England
Five Basic Themes of Geography
1. Movement... 2. Region... 3. Location... 4. Interaction between peop…
Latitude
Measures the distances north or south of the equater
12 terms
World Cultures
racism
capital
ethnocentrism
population density
belief that one racial group is superior to another
money that can be invested in business ventures for the purpo…
judging other cultures by the standards of one's own culture
the average number of people living in a given area
racism
belief that one racial group is superior to another
capital
money that can be invested in business ventures for the purpo…
9 terms
World cultures
Quran
Sunnah
1st pillar shahadah
2nd pillar salat
Gods laws and teachings
Gods book of teachings
Prayers
Daily prayer
Quran
Gods laws and teachings
Sunnah
Gods book of teachings
16 terms
World cultures
Isreal
Egypt
Lebanon
Syria
Jerusalem
Cairo
Beirut
Damascus
Isreal
Jerusalem
Egypt
Cairo
28 terms
World cultures
Hinduism
Dharma
Samsara
Karma
the most ancient sacred text of hindu religon are written in…
direct teachings of buddha
wandering world with circitious cycle
the sum of a person's actions in this and previous states of…
Hinduism
the most ancient sacred text of hindu religon are written in…
Dharma
direct teachings of buddha
24 terms
world cultures
renaisance
humanism
sucular
patrons
rebirth
an intellectual movement that focused on human potential and…
worldy rather than spiritual and focused on the here and the…
church leaders during the renaissance beautified rome and oth…
renaisance
rebirth
humanism
an intellectual movement that focused on human potential and…
6 terms
World cultures
Hemishere
Latitude
Longitude
Prime meridian
Divides the earth into four equal parts the northern, souther…
Imaginary horizontal line
Imaginary vertical lines
0' degrees longitude
Hemishere
Divides the earth into four equal parts the northern, souther…
Latitude
Imaginary horizontal line
10 terms
World Cultures
Conflict
Corruption
Ethnocentrism
Independence
serious disagreement or argument, typically a protracted one.
dishonest or fraudulent conduct by those in power, typically…
The belief that your religion should be dominant.
the fact or state of being independent.
Conflict
serious disagreement or argument, typically a protracted one.
Corruption
dishonest or fraudulent conduct by those in power, typically…
25 terms
World Cultures
Geography
Location
Place
Interaction between people and their e…
the study of where people, places, and things are located and…
the position on the Earth's surface either relative location…
when geographers describe a place in terms of their physical…
where people live, they change the world around them
Geography
the study of where people, places, and things are located and…
Location
the position on the Earth's surface either relative location…
14 terms
world cultures
buddhism
hinduism
sikhism
jainism
is a reform movement of hinduism
is the largest religion in india
equals hinduism plus Islam
a religion that practices nonviolence
buddhism
is a reform movement of hinduism
hinduism
is the largest religion in india
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