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World cultures study guide
tundra
permafrost
totalitarian
propaganda
a vast, flat, treeless Arctic region of Europe, Asia, and Nor…
a thick subsurface layer of soil that remains frozen througho…
of or relating to a system of government that is centralized…
Ideas spread to influence public opinion
tundra
a vast, flat, treeless Arctic region of Europe, Asia, and Nor…
permafrost
a thick subsurface layer of soil that remains frozen througho…
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Spices
Prince Henry
Astrolabe
Caravel
What did Europeans want from Asia?
The navigator
adapted for finding latitude and telling time
a new,lighter,faster ship that could go longer distances
Spices
What did Europeans want from Asia?
Prince Henry
The navigator
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World Cultures study guide
Culture
Culture Region
Cultural Traits
Why is culture important? Answer with…
the study of people's customs, laws, and art
people who share a language, history, and set of beliefs
In a society are recreation, traditions, architecture, govern…
Without culture transmitted from the past, each new generatio…
Culture
the study of people's customs, laws, and art
Culture Region
people who share a language, history, and set of beliefs
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World Cultures Study Guide
Guatemala
Belize
El Salvador
Honduras
What country is this?
What country is this?
What country is this?
What country is this?
Guatemala
What country is this?
Belize
What country is this?
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World Cultures Study Guide
Sykes-Picot Agreement
McMahon-Hussein Correspondence
Balfour Declaration
Contradiction
This agreement divided the Middle East between Britain and Fr…
This made the promise by the British to the Arabs to have sel…
Declaration that said that Jews could have a homeland in Pale…
Balfour and McMahon conflicted, both Jews and Arabs did not g…
Sykes-Picot Agreement
This agreement divided the Middle East between Britain and Fr…
McMahon-Hussein Correspondence
This made the promise by the British to the Arabs to have sel…
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Relative location
Absolute location
Equator
Tsunami
Where a place is located in relation to another area
Specific location of a place
The line of latitude that circles the earth between the north…
A series of waves caused by a disturbance on the waters surface
Relative location
Where a place is located in relation to another area
Absolute location
Specific location of a place
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plateau
elevation
rift
tributary
a large level of land that rises above the other surroundings
the amount of feet land is above or below sea level
a deep crack in earth's surface.
a river or stream that flows into a larger river
plateau
a large level of land that rises above the other surroundings
elevation
the amount of feet land is above or below sea level
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World Cultures Study Guide
General Douglas MacArthur
militarism and undemocratic rule
militarism
destroy militarism/build democracy
man responsible for US occupation forces in Japan
2 things US blamed Japanese expansion on during WW2
glorification of military and readiness for war
two jobs of MacArthur post WW2 Japan
General Douglas MacArthur
man responsible for US occupation forces in Japan
militarism and undemocratic rule
2 things US blamed Japanese expansion on during WW2
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empire
Imperialism
Colonialism-
nation
gov. Ruling over a large area containing diverse peoples who…
a system of unequal relationships between 2 places (economics…
political imperialism- one state controls people and politics…
people
empire
gov. Ruling over a large area containing diverse peoples who…
Imperialism
a system of unequal relationships between 2 places (economics…
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Five Themes of Geography
Maps - 3D vs. 2D
Climate: Factors
How does religion impact culture?
MIPRL: ... 1. Movement ... 2. Interactions between people and their…
2d deformed, globes more precise, globe to be used would be h…
Elevation and Location (as in North/South)
Within a culture, religious beliefs are shared. Religion answ…
Five Themes of Geography
MIPRL: ... 1. Movement ... 2. Interactions between people and their…
Maps - 3D vs. 2D
2d deformed, globes more precise, globe to be used would be h…
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World Cultures Test Guide
Name some types of artifacts
What do historians rely on to learn de…
Why must a historian evaluate all evid…
Name some material remains Archaeologi…
Clothing, Coins, Artwork, Tombstones
Written records and artifacts
To determine if it is reliable
Buildings, and artifacts such as tools, weapons, pottery, clo…
Name some types of artifacts
Clothing, Coins, Artwork, Tombstones
What do historians rely on to learn de…
Written records and artifacts
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World Cultures Review Guide
What was the structure of Japan's Feud…
During the Tokugawa Period who was the…
What was the "Bushido Code" and how di…
How long was Japan a closed society be…
Shogun, Emperor, Diamyo, Samurai, Peasants
Shogun, Samurai
The traditional samurai code of honor, discipline, and loyalt…
200 years. In 1500s, Europeans tried to trading with Japan bu…
What was the structure of Japan's Feud…
Shogun, Emperor, Diamyo, Samurai, Peasants
During the Tokugawa Period who was the…
Shogun, Samurai
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What European nation colonizd and expl…
Boer War
Indirect control
Direct control
Belgium (King Leopold II)
also known as the South African War... - was the first modern "t…
- used local government officials ... - limited self-rule... - goal…
- foreign officials brought in to rule ... - no self-rule ... - goa…
What European nation colonizd and expl…
Belgium (King Leopold II)
Boer War
also known as the South African War... - was the first modern "t…
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Where are the greatest elevations in A…
What do Plate Tectonics cause in Africa?
Plateaus
Savannahs
Great Rift Valley and Kalahari Basin
Mountains, Volcanoes, Great Rift Valley, Lakes, Freshwater La…
Flat land, elevated, pretty dry, elevated flat land, colder t…
Flat grassland typically dry + wind, temperature/tropical, an…
Where are the greatest elevations in A…
Great Rift Valley and Kalahari Basin
What do Plate Tectonics cause in Africa?
Mountains, Volcanoes, Great Rift Valley, Lakes, Freshwater La…
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Study Guide World Cultures (Vocab)
Charles Martel
Moors
Pepin the Short
Charlemagne
A Frankish statesman and military leader.
Muslim inhabitants of the Maghreb, Iberian Peninsula, Sicily,…
King of the Franks from 751 until his death. He was the first…
King of the Franks in the year 771. United most of Western Eu…
Charles Martel
A Frankish statesman and military leader.
Moors
Muslim inhabitants of the Maghreb, Iberian Peninsula, Sicily,…
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What asset helped the Bantu dominate o…
Which group helped spread Swahili into…
What was the basis of Ghana's wealth?
What strong kingdom arose in Central A…
The ability to make weapons of iron
Arab traders
It's source of alluvial gold
Kongo
What asset helped the Bantu dominate o…
The ability to make weapons of iron
Which group helped spread Swahili into…
Arab traders
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What does Mesopotamia mean?
`What are the 2 major rivers?
What is another name for Mesopotamia?
Why does geography matter?
Land between 2 rivers
The Tigris and Euphrates rivers
Fertile Crescent
The rivers helped grow things using silt. Also It helped peop…
What does Mesopotamia mean?
Land between 2 rivers
`What are the 2 major rivers?
The Tigris and Euphrates rivers
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World Cultures: Culture study guide
Culture
Norms
Beliefs
Values
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
Societal rules that define the boundaries of acceptable behav…
Specific ideas that people hold to be true
Beliefs of a person or social group in which they have an emo…
Culture
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
Norms
Societal rules that define the boundaries of acceptable behav…
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World Cultures Study Guide
What did the Europeans want from asia?
Prince Henry
Astrolabe
Carvel
Spices
"The Navigator" leader of portugal's explorations
device that was used from winding lattitude and telling time
ship developed by the portugese that could travel long distan…
What did the Europeans want from asia?
Spices
Prince Henry
"The Navigator" leader of portugal's explorations
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World Cultures Study Guide
Economic sector
Agricultural
Industrial
Service
Areas/categories of jobs
Growing crops and raising livestock
Making or manufacturing goods
Providing a service/work/function
Economic sector
Areas/categories of jobs
Agricultural
Growing crops and raising livestock
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Subcontinent - A large landmass that i…
Monsoon - A strong wind that brings he…
Mauryan Empire - An empire lasting fro…
Ashoka - The ruler of the Mauryan Empi…
...
...
...
...
Subcontinent - A large landmass that i…
...
Monsoon - A strong wind that brings he…
...
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World cultures study guide
Henry I
regular clergy
Magna Carta
Charlemagne
This king was known for changing the way the kingdom handled…
This group was responsible for the intellectual needs of medi…
This document is similar to the US Bill of Rights, it was wri…
This leader encouraged all his people to convert to Christian…
Henry I
This king was known for changing the way the kingdom handled…
regular clergy
This group was responsible for the intellectual needs of medi…
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World Cultures Study Guide
Archeology
Anthropology
Anno Domini (A.D.)
Paleolithic
the study of past society's through analysis of what people l…
the study of human life and culture
the year of our Lord
old, stone age
Archeology
the study of past society's through analysis of what people l…
Anthropology
the study of human life and culture
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World Cultures Study Guide
Parts of Mass
Sacrament
7 Sacraments
Parts of Chapel
gathering, meal sharing, story-telling, commissioning
A sign and instrument of God's presence in the world.
Baptism: initiation... Reconciliation: healing... Communion: initia…
Stations of cross, Tabernacle, Altar, Crucifix/Cross
Parts of Mass
gathering, meal sharing, story-telling, commissioning
Sacrament
A sign and instrument of God's presence in the world.
World Cultures Study Guide
Desertification
Sahara Desert
Tell
Maghreb
The process of a grassland region slowly transforming into a…
Is the largest desert in the world.
Is a small stretch of hills and valleys in northern Algeria.
The westernmost point on the Arab world.
Desertification
The process of a grassland region slowly transforming into a…
Sahara Desert
Is the largest desert in the world.
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Gilgamesh
Mary leaky
Anthropology
Archaeologist
was a legendary king of Uruk, the worlds first city.
was an anthropologist who searched for ancient fossils in Afr…
The study of human beings.
Study of life in the past by examining things they left behind.
Gilgamesh
was a legendary king of Uruk, the worlds first city.
Mary leaky
was an anthropologist who searched for ancient fossils in Afr…
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World Cultures Study Guide
Expression of culture
Culture
Symbols
Civilization
includes language, beliefs, and customs
how people in a region live, behave, and think
an object that stands for something else.
a society that has a highly developed culture and technology.
Expression of culture
includes language, beliefs, and customs
Culture
how people in a region live, behave, and think
World Cultures Study Guide
Prince Henry
Astrolabe
Vasco da Gama
Bartholomeu Diaz
Explored Coast Of Africa
Ancient device, finding latitude
Sailed around Africa
rounded the southern tip of Africa
Prince Henry
Explored Coast Of Africa
Astrolabe
Ancient device, finding latitude
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World Cultures Study Guide
Muhammad
Ali Talib
Abu Bakr
Yazid
considered by the Muslims to be the last messenger and prophe…
The cousin and son inlaw of the Islamic prophet Muhammad
Was the senior companion and-through his daughter Aisha-the f…
Was the Caliph as appointed by his father Muaiwiyah I and rul…
Muhammad
considered by the Muslims to be the last messenger and prophe…
Ali Talib
The cousin and son inlaw of the Islamic prophet Muhammad
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The five branches of geography
The seven social sciences
Anthropology
Sociology
Location... Place... How humans relate to their environment... The mov…
Anthropology... Sociology... Economics... Political science... Geography…
Studies human evolution and modern cultures
Humans in groups
The five branches of geography
Location... Place... How humans relate to their environment... The mov…
The seven social sciences
Anthropology... Sociology... Economics... Political science... Geography…
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World Cultures Study Guide
Queue
White Lotus Rebellion
Free trade
Treaty of Nanjing
a hairstyle worn by the QIng that was popular among the Manch…
members of a buddhist cult that led a revolt, and it weakened…
international trade without restrictions, was a reaction to m…
peace treaty between China and the british, where China gave…
Queue
a hairstyle worn by the QIng that was popular among the Manch…
White Lotus Rebellion
members of a buddhist cult that led a revolt, and it weakened…
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Peninsula
Strait
climate
Agricultural revolution
A piece of land surrounded by 3 bodies of water
where a river connects to 2 bodies of water
weather conditions
the beginning of farming
Peninsula
A piece of land surrounded by 3 bodies of water
Strait
where a river connects to 2 bodies of water
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fief
heresy
bailiff
vernacular
piece of land a lord provided his vassal
going against the beliefs of the church
manager of the lords lands
everyday language
fief
piece of land a lord provided his vassal
heresy
going against the beliefs of the church
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Culture region
Culture
Ethnicity
Race
People live close to one another to share resources , for soc…
Set of belief, behaviors, and traits shared by a group of peo…
A group of people who have a common racial, national, tribal,…
A group of people who share biological race such as skin colo…
Culture region
People live close to one another to share resources , for soc…
Culture
Set of belief, behaviors, and traits shared by a group of peo…
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World Cultures Study Guide
P'u
Ch'i
Tao
Wu-Wei
Simplicity, the Taoists believed the best way to live was sim…
The force that animates the universe
"The way" or your ideal path in life
"non-action", to go with the flow and not force things to hap…
P'u
Simplicity, the Taoists believed the best way to live was sim…
Ch'i
The force that animates the universe
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Bedouin
Caravan
Barter
Sedentary
A nomadic Arab of the desert
A group of people, usually traders, traveling together
Traded
Someone who settles in one area
Bedouin
A nomadic Arab of the desert
Caravan
A group of people, usually traders, traveling together
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Study Guide World Cultures
Rome
Florence
Michaelangelo
da Vinci
center of the Roman Empire
birthplace of the Renaissance
Sistine Chapel
Last Supper
Rome
center of the Roman Empire
Florence
birthplace of the Renaissance
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World Cultures Midterm Study Guide
Fertile crescent
area of the Tigris-Euphrates river sys…
Mesopotamia touches what three countri…
First city states in Mesopotamia were…
The Fertile Crescent (also known as the Cradle of Civilizatio…
Mesopotamia
Asia, Africa, and Europe
The Sumerians
Fertile crescent
The Fertile Crescent (also known as the Cradle of Civilizatio…
area of the Tigris-Euphrates river sys…
Mesopotamia
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Renaissance
"Renaissance man"
Reformation
European exploration ... How did it effec…
...
Accomplished, strong, knows a lot
People broke away from the Catholic Church, church lost influ…
...
Renaissance
...
"Renaissance man"
Accomplished, strong, knows a lot
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World cultures Study Guide
Temujin
Samurai
Shogun
Daimyo
Genghis Khan's real name
Class of warriors in feudal Japan who pledged loyalty to a no…
A general who ruled Japan in the emperor's name
A Japanese feudal lord who commanded a private army of samurai
Temujin
Genghis Khan's real name
Samurai
Class of warriors in feudal Japan who pledged loyalty to a no…
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Development
Economic sectors ... ** Think of Clouds
Agriculture
Industrial
Economic sectors and ¨ization¨ words... *process of evolving
Categories of jobs that people can have.... 1. Agriculture... 2. I…
Growing Crops & raising livestock... example: Corn farmer, Soy…
Making or manufacturing goods... Example: Car manufacturer, T.V…
Development
Economic sectors and ¨ization¨ words... *process of evolving
Economic sectors ... ** Think of Clouds
Categories of jobs that people can have.... 1. Agriculture... 2. I…
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World Cultures study guide
Cordilleras
Archipelago
Insular
Flora
Parallel chains or ranges of mountain
A group or chain of islands
Constituting an island, as in Java
The plant life of a region
Cordilleras
Parallel chains or ranges of mountain
Archipelago
A group or chain of islands
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maps
globes
projection
distortion
a representation of the features of the earth shown in their…
a sphere that shows the earth
the presentation of an image on a surface
the action of distorting or the state of being distorted
maps
a representation of the features of the earth shown in their…
globes
a sphere that shows the earth
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World Cultures Study Guide
PIGEARS
Geospatial Technology
GIS
GIP (Geographic Inquiry Process)
Political: Power, Control, Government... Intellectual: Tools, Ed…
technology like satellites used to acquire more complex infor…
a system of satellite imagery that contains layers and layers…
system of inquiry ( ask, acquire, analyze, explore, organize,…
PIGEARS
Political: Power, Control, Government... Intellectual: Tools, Ed…
Geospatial Technology
technology like satellites used to acquire more complex infor…
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World Cultures Study Guide
Elements of Civilization
Nile River
Ancient Egyptians
Papyrus
writing, organised gov. , infrastructure, organised religion,…
longest river in Africa, provided fertile land for settlement…
lived in Egypt from around 3100 BC to 330 BC (until the Roman…
The paper that the Egyptians wrote on and was made from a riv…
Elements of Civilization
writing, organised gov. , infrastructure, organised religion,…
Nile River
longest river in Africa, provided fertile land for settlement…
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World Cultures Study Guide
Sahara
Hamada
Oasis
North Africa
Largest desert in the world
Main part of the sahara
Place of water and plant life in a desert
Large desert region that has more in common with Southeast As…
Sahara
Largest desert in the world
Hamada
Main part of the sahara
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World Cultures Study Guide
Rome
Florence
Michelangelo
Da Vinci
seat of the church
Symbol of energy and brilliance of italian
Multi - talented Artist (Chapel , David , Sistine , Pieta)
Painted Mona Lisa
Rome
seat of the church
Florence
Symbol of energy and brilliance of italian
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World Cultures Study Guide
Life in Europe
Greece
Exploring Ancient Greece
Rome
People have lived in Europe for a long time because it has fa…
Athens and Sparta were very different like in Sparta women ha…
In ancient greece an acropolis the high city. The Parthenon w…
Julius Caesar was a famous general for Rome and the uncle the…
Life in Europe
People have lived in Europe for a long time because it has fa…
Greece
Athens and Sparta were very different like in Sparta women ha…
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World Cultures Study Guide
Culture Region
Civilization
Economy
Political Geography
culture region is areas that are unified by common cultural t…
a society that has a highly developed culture and technology.
the wealth and resources of a country or region, especially i…
how different people have organized governments
Culture Region
culture region is areas that are unified by common cultural t…
Civilization
a society that has a highly developed culture and technology.
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WORLD CULTURES STUDY GUIDE
Belize
Costa Rica
El Salvador
Honduras
Belmopan
San José
San Salvador
Tegucigalpa
Belize
Belmopan
Costa Rica
San José
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