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Honors World Cultures : Vocab Chapter 2
oasis
silt
hieroglyphics
papyrus
A place in the desert where water allows plant and animal life.
Fertile soil carried as sediment in river water.
Method of Egyptian writing that used pictures or symbols to i…
Writing material made by the ancient Egyptians out of plant s…
oasis
A place in the desert where water allows plant and animal life.
silt
Fertile soil carried as sediment in river water.
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Honors World Culture: Chapter 2
bedouins
hijrah
jihad
mosques
Nomadic Arab of sheep camel
Migration of Muhammad and his followers in AD 622, marking th…
teaching of Islam to defend faith
Muslim places of worship
bedouins
Nomadic Arab of sheep camel
hijrah
Migration of Muhammad and his followers in AD 622, marking th…
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Honors World Cultures Chapter 2 Section 2
Republic
Patrician
Plebeians
Imperator
A form of government in which the leader is not a monarch
Great landowners who became Rome's ruling class
In the Roman republic, a social class made up of minor landow…
Commander in chief
Republic
A form of government in which the leader is not a monarch
Patrician
Great landowners who became Rome's ruling class
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Honors World Cultures-Chapter 2 Quiz Review
demography
population density
census
arithmetic density (crude density)
- study of population characteristics and changes in populati…
- the number of people occupying a specific area of land
- determines the number of people in a region... 1) inconsistenc…
- total number of objects per land area... 1) most commonly used…
demography
- study of population characteristics and changes in populati…
population density
- the number of people occupying a specific area of land
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Honors World Culture Chapter 2 Vocab
bedouins
hijrah
jihad
mosques
Nomadic Arab herders of sheep and camel
migration of Muhammad and his followers in AD 622, marking th…
teaching of Islam to defend the faith
Muslim places of worship
bedouins
Nomadic Arab herders of sheep and camel
hijrah
migration of Muhammad and his followers in AD 622, marking th…
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Honors World Cultures Chapter 10
George Washington
Galileo Galilei
René Descartes
Voltaire
General of Continental Army
Observed the moon and moons of Jupiter... Believed in heliocentr…
French philosopher that wrote Discourse on Mankind... "I think,…
French writer that hated the church and wrote poems, plays, a…
George Washington
General of Continental Army
Galileo Galilei
Observed the moon and moons of Jupiter... Believed in heliocentr…
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Chapter 2 (World Cultures H)
Bronze Vessels
loess
divination
oracle bones
...
yellowish brown dirt blown from central asia
a way to communicate with ancestors and gods to anticipate or…
...
Bronze Vessels
...
loess
yellowish brown dirt blown from central asia
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World History Honors - Chapter 2
monarchy
dynasty
Theocracy
Bureaucracy
a small kingdom
a succession of rulers from the same family
a government in which the same person is both the religious l…
a group of government officials
monarchy
a small kingdom
dynasty
a succession of rulers from the same family
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Honors World History Chapter 2
nomadic
Nomad
follow herds of animals
Prehistoric period
Man was originally what?
moves from place to place without settling in one spot
What do nomads do to move?
time before written records
nomadic
Man was originally what?
Nomad
moves from place to place without settling in one spot
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Chapter 2 Vocabulary - World Cultures
Fertile Crescent
Mesopotamia
City-State
Dynasty
A geographical area of fertile land in the Middle East stretc…
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
A city with political and economic control over the surroundi…
A line of rulers who belong to the same family
Fertile Crescent
A geographical area of fertile land in the Middle East stretc…
Mesopotamia
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
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Chapter 2 World Honors
Europeans Take to the Seas
Motives
Improved technology
Cartographers
Europeans had traded with Asia long before the Renaissance. D…
-Muslim and Italian merchants controlled trade between Asia a…
-Cartographers... -Astrolabe... -Caravel
mapmakers
Europeans Take to the Seas
Europeans had traded with Asia long before the Renaissance. D…
Motives
-Muslim and Italian merchants controlled trade between Asia a…
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Chapter2 Honors World
Fertile Cresent
Mesopotamia
city-state
dynasty
curved shape and the richness of its land in a region
land between rivers
each city and the surrounding land it controls
a series of rulers from a single family
Fertile Cresent
curved shape and the richness of its land in a region
Mesopotamia
land between rivers
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Honors World Cultures 2
Ancien Regime
Estate
Bourgeoise
Deficit Spending
a political or social system that has been displaced, typical…
the First Estate (clergy); the Second Estate (nobility); and…
the middle class, typically with reference to its perceived m…
government spending, in excess of revenue, of funds raised by…
Ancien Regime
a political or social system that has been displaced, typical…
Estate
the First Estate (clergy); the Second Estate (nobility); and…
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World cultures chapter 2
thematic map
physical features
landforms
plateau
a map that shows a particular theme or topic
geographic features you can see (rivers, lakes, mountains, de…
the natural features of the land's surface
an area of high, flat land
thematic map
a map that shows a particular theme or topic
physical features
geographic features you can see (rivers, lakes, mountains, de…
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World Cultures Chapter 2
Society
Hunter-Gatherers
Distribute
Domestication
A community of people who share a common culture
People who hunt animals and gather wild plants, seeds, fruits…
To divide among a group of people.
Selective growing or breeding of plants and animals to make t…
Society
A community of people who share a common culture
Hunter-Gatherers
People who hunt animals and gather wild plants, seeds, fruits…
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world cultures chapter 2
Prince Henry
What did Europeans want from Aisa
Astrolabe
West Indies
"the Navigator" Leader of Portugals's Explorations
Spices
device was used for finding latitude and telling time
name was given to the island that were discovered in 1942
Prince Henry
"the Navigator" Leader of Portugals's Explorations
What did Europeans want from Aisa
Spices
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Honors World Cultures Chapter 12
Charles Dickens
James Watt
Louis Pasteur
Robert Fulton
Write about the poor and middle class in Britain's early indu…
Made improvements to the stream engine
Proposed the germ theory of disease
Built the first paddle wheel steamboat
Charles Dickens
Write about the poor and middle class in Britain's early indu…
James Watt
Made improvements to the stream engine
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Honors World Cultures Chapter 1
Hominid
Nomad
Neolithic Revolution
Systematic Agriculture
human and other human like creatures that walk upright
people who move from place to place
occurred from 8000-4000 B.C. ; known as New Stone Age
animals and growing food on a regular basis
Hominid
human and other human like creatures that walk upright
Nomad
people who move from place to place
World Cultures Chapter 2
Led the way for sponsoring exploration…
An ancien device, adapted for finding…
(Ship) a new, lighter, and faster way…
Found by columbus and he believed they…
Prince Henry
Astrolabe
Caravel
West Indies
Led the way for sponsoring exploration…
Prince Henry
An ancien device, adapted for finding…
Astrolabe
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World Civ Honors Chapter 2
arete
Odysseus
Achilles
Minoan Script
"excellence" received through war. strive to excell in numero…
hero of the legendary trojan war
heel was only weak spot. great warrior and man of honor
ancient greek written language... hasn't been deciphered
arete
"excellence" received through war. strive to excell in numero…
Odysseus
hero of the legendary trojan war
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World Geography Honors Chapter 2
Continental shelf
Core
Mantle
Crust
Part of a continent that extends out underneath the ocean
The innermost layer of the earth made up a super hot but soli…
Thick middle layer of the earths interior structure consistin…
Outer layer of earth, a hard rocky she'll forming earths surf…
Continental shelf
Part of a continent that extends out underneath the ocean
Core
The innermost layer of the earth made up a super hot but soli…
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Honors World History Chapter 2
Ghazis
Ottomans
Sultan
Timur the Lame
Many Anatolian Turks saw themselves as this, or warriors for…
Turkish empire based in Anatolia. Arrived in the same wave of…
What Muslim leaders called themselves. Also means "overload"…
Permanently injured by an arrow in the leg.He burned the powe…
Ghazis
Many Anatolian Turks saw themselves as this, or warriors for…
Ottomans
Turkish empire based in Anatolia. Arrived in the same wave of…
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World cultures, chapter 2
Nomad
Civilization
Archaeologist
Artisan
Member of hunting people who travel from place to place to fi…
Highly organized group of people with their own language and…
Scientist who studies remains left by early people
Skilled craftworker
Nomad
Member of hunting people who travel from place to place to fi…
Civilization
Highly organized group of people with their own language and…
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World History Honors Chapter 2
Fertile Crescent
Sumer
Sumerians
Priests
A large band of fertile land for an oasis in the midst of des…
The first developed city was made here
developed the first city-states and lived in sumer
had a high social ranking and governed city states
Fertile Crescent
A large band of fertile land for an oasis in the midst of des…
Sumer
The first developed city was made here
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World history honors-chapter 2 vocab
Ghazi
Ottoman
Sultan
Timur the Lame
Warriors for islam
A Turkish follower Of Osman I
Overlord, one of power
A rebellious warrior from Samarkand in Central Asia; burned B…
Ghazi
Warriors for islam
Ottoman
A Turkish follower Of Osman I
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World Geography Honors Chapter 2
core
outer core
mantle
crust
center of the earth and made up of iron and nickel. It is sol…
liquid and always moving
The mantle contains most of the earth's mass. Magma, which is…
The thin layer of rock at the earth's surface. We walk on it.
core
center of the earth and made up of iron and nickel. It is sol…
outer core
liquid and always moving
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Honors World Civ - Chapter 2
Ghazi
Ottoman
Sultan
Timur the Lame
Warriors of Islam
-Followers of Osman ... -Most successful ghazis... -Gun power ... -Kin…
-Orkhan 1 ... -"overlord" or "one with power."
-Early 1400s ... -Rebellious warrior and conqueror from Samar- k…
Ghazi
Warriors of Islam
Ottoman
-Followers of Osman ... -Most successful ghazis... -Gun power ... -Kin…
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World Cultures Chapter 2
culture
civilization
religion
economy
Culture is how people live in a region, behave, and think & i…
a society that has a highly developed culture and technology
something that you believe in, like a god or gods
a system in which people produce, sell, and buy things
culture
Culture is how people live in a region, behave, and think & i…
civilization
a society that has a highly developed culture and technology
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Honors World Cultures Chapter 7
James I
Oliver Cromwell
Louis XIV
Cardinal Richelieu
King of Scotland... Believed in the divine right of kings
Purged Parliament of anyone who had not supported him and exe…
SUN KING... One of France's best kings... Had an anti-Huguenot policy
Was the cardinal for Louis XIII... Thwarted a number of plots by…
James I
King of Scotland... Believed in the divine right of kings
Oliver Cromwell
Purged Parliament of anyone who had not supported him and exe…
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World Cultures Chapter 2
Sumer
Cuneiform
Hammurabi
Barter Economy
the first civilization developed in South Eastern Mesopotameia
the earliest known writing created by the Sumer
the king of Babylon
when people exchange one set of goods or services for another
Sumer
the first civilization developed in South Eastern Mesopotameia
Cuneiform
the earliest known writing created by the Sumer
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Honors World Cultures Chapter 11
Louis XVIII
Marie Antoinette
Germaine de Stael
Maximmilien Robespierre
Placed in power after Napoleon had been exiled to Elba
Queen of France/ Wife of Louis XVI... Known for her extravagance
Powerful writer that was later exiled by Napoleon... Asked "Who…
Led the Committee of Public Safety... Know as the "Incorruptible…
Louis XVIII
Placed in power after Napoleon had been exiled to Elba
Marie Antoinette
Queen of France/ Wife of Louis XVI... Known for her extravagance
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Chapter 6 HONORS World Cultures
Afonso
Amerigo Vespucci
Ashanti
Balance of Trade
Wrote a letter protesting the King of Portugal for the slave…
Wrote letters describing America
Located on the Gold Coast. Example of a small principality.
Balance of imports and exports
Afonso
Wrote a letter protesting the King of Portugal for the slave…
Amerigo Vespucci
Wrote letters describing America
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World cultures chapter 2
Capital of Iran
Capital of Syria
Capital of Saudi Arabia
Capital of Iraq
Tehran
Damascus
Riyadh
Baghdad
Capital of Iran
Tehran
Capital of Syria
Damascus
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Honors world studies chapter 2
The old regime
Bourgeoisie
Enlightenment ideas
Economic mess
= people of frace have 3 estates
Educated middle class 1/3
Liberty -property... Equality-vote and law ... Fraternity- increase…
France=debt... == American revolution ... Louis and Marie spend l…
The old regime
= people of frace have 3 estates
Bourgeoisie
Educated middle class 1/3
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Honors World Studies Chapter 2
estate
bourgeoisie
sans-culottes
estates-general
one of three classes into which French society was divided be…
middle class including merchants, industrialists, & professio…
"w/o breeches" ; members of Paris commune who considered them…
legislative body w/ three estates' meeting
estate
one of three classes into which French society was divided be…
bourgeoisie
middle class including merchants, industrialists, & professio…
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World History Honors - Chapter 2
monarchy
dynasty
Theocracy
Bureaucracy
a small kingdom
a succession of rulers from the same family
a government in which the same person is both the religious l…
a group of government officials
monarchy
a small kingdom
dynasty
a succession of rulers from the same family
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World Geography and Cultures Chapter 2
Spreading
Accretion
Magma
Aquifer
A process by which new land is created when you see plates pu…
A slow process in which sea plates slide under a continental…
Molten rock that is pushed up from the earth's mantle
Underground water-bearing layers of porous rock, sand, or gra…
Spreading
A process by which new land is created when you see plates pu…
Accretion
A slow process in which sea plates slide under a continental…
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Honors world history chapter 2 vocab
bedouins
hijrah
jihad
mosques
nomadic arab herders of sheep and camel
migration of Muhammad and his followers in AD 622, marking th…
teaching of Islam to defend the faith
Muslim places of worship
bedouins
nomadic arab herders of sheep and camel
hijrah
migration of Muhammad and his followers in AD 622, marking th…
World History Honors Chapter 2
Fertile Cresent
Mesopotamia
Sumer
The Epic of Gilgamesh
A region in the Middle East names for its rich soils and gold…
Means "between rivers" the region between the Tigris and Euph…
World's first civilization which developed in Mesopotamia in…
Narrative describing the great flood that destroyed the world
Fertile Cresent
A region in the Middle East names for its rich soils and gold…
Mesopotamia
Means "between rivers" the region between the Tigris and Euph…
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honors world history Chapter 2
City-state
Ziggurat
Theocracy
Empire
a city with estates or farmlands and has its own government (…
a rectangular stepped tower, sometimes surmounted by a temple.
a system of government in which priests rule in the name of G…
a group of states or countries under a single supreme authori…
City-state
a city with estates or farmlands and has its own government (…
Ziggurat
a rectangular stepped tower, sometimes surmounted by a temple.
Honors World History Chapter 2
Theme: Cultural Interaction
Theme: Political Structures
Theme: Economic Structures
Theme: Social Structures
The move from hunting and gathering to more complex societies…
Political structures became more complex throughout ancient t…
Ancient economies developed from a reliance on hunting and ga…
The human social structure shifted from the basic equality of…
Theme: Cultural Interaction
The move from hunting and gathering to more complex societies…
Theme: Political Structures
Political structures became more complex throughout ancient t…
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Honors World History Chapter 2
Fertile Cresent
River Valleys
Sumerians
City-States
An arc of land; best for farming in southeast Asia
The Nile, Tigris and Euphrates, Yellow River, Infus River
1st group of people to form a civilization
Cities that function like country
Fertile Cresent
An arc of land; best for farming in southeast Asia
River Valleys
The Nile, Tigris and Euphrates, Yellow River, Infus River
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Honors World History Chapter 2
Fertile Cresent
Pharaoh
Polytheism
Shang
name of region which is curved and rich (land).
a king of Ancient Egypt, considered a god as well as a politi…
the belief in more than one god
2nd dynasty of the 3 dynasties period
Fertile Cresent
name of region which is curved and rich (land).
Pharaoh
a king of Ancient Egypt, considered a god as well as a politi…
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Atteberry World Cultures Chapter 2 Notes & Terms
Mesopotamia
Fertile Crescent
What are the names of today's countrie…
The Western part of Mesopotamia:
Means "between 2 rivers"
Mesopotamia has an arc of land between the Tigris and Euphrat…
Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Syria, and Lebanon
Mediterranean Sea and the Jordan River
Mesopotamia
Means "between 2 rivers"
Fertile Crescent
Mesopotamia has an arc of land between the Tigris and Euphrat…
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World History Honors Chapter 2
Fertile Crescent
Mesopotamia
City-state
Polytheism
a region of rich farmland that curves from the Mediterranean…
the area that lies between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers in…
a political unit that includes a town or city and the surroun…
the belief in many gods
Fertile Crescent
a region of rich farmland that curves from the Mediterranean…
Mesopotamia
the area that lies between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers in…
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World Cultures Chapter 2 Vocab.
Projection
Hemisphere
Latitude
Longitude
a way of showing the earth on a flat sheet of paper
a half sphere used to refer to one-hald of the globe
imaginary lines that circle the earth parallel to the equator
imaginary lines that circle the earth from pole to pole
Projection
a way of showing the earth on a flat sheet of paper
Hemisphere
a half sphere used to refer to one-hald of the globe
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Honors World History- Chapter 2
Be able know Herodotus's significance…
Describe how written works, such as He…
Identify the different types of materi…
Compare the writing materials that pre…
greek historian Herodotus created the concept; hisoria-inquir…
wrote Histories; first history book about about wars between…
Inscriptions in stones, shells, bone, and clay... Papyrus ... clay…
Papyrus from Egypt did not survive as well; oldest from 2,600…
Be able know Herodotus's significance…
greek historian Herodotus created the concept; hisoria-inquir…
Describe how written works, such as He…
wrote Histories; first history book about about wars between…
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Honors World History Chapter 2
He destroyed Jerusalem and carried the…
He was used by God to free His people…
He profaned golden vessels from God's…
He was an Assyrian leader who defeated…
Nebuchadnezzar
Cyrus the Great
Belshazzar
Sargon II
He destroyed Jerusalem and carried the…
Nebuchadnezzar
He was used by God to free His people…
Cyrus the Great
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Honors World History Chapter 2
Fertile Crescent
pharaoh
polytheism
Shang
arc of land between Persian Gulf & Mediterranean
Egyptian god-kings, kings are looked on as gods
belief in many different gods
dynasty in China dated around 1766-1122 b.c. & known for bron…
Fertile Crescent
arc of land between Persian Gulf & Mediterranean
pharaoh
Egyptian god-kings, kings are looked on as gods
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World History Honors Chapter 2
Reincarnation
Aryans
Sanskrit
Vedas
atman the soul is continually born into this world lifetime a…
a member of the ancient Aryan people.
writing of indian people
prayers or hymns of the aryan people
Reincarnation
atman the soul is continually born into this world lifetime a…
Aryans
a member of the ancient Aryan people.
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