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A Little History of the World
King Menes
King Cheops
Osiris
Isis
3100 BC... The First King of Egypt , Ruler that united the Nile…
2500 BC... Built the largest pyramid - the Great Pyramid of Cheops
Egyptian god of the Underworld
Egyptian goddess of fertility... Osiris's consort
King Menes
3100 BC... The First King of Egypt , Ruler that united the Nile…
King Cheops
2500 BC... Built the largest pyramid - the Great Pyramid of Cheops
22 terms
World History A Unit 1 Review
Crusades
democracy
Black Death
China
Military mission to control the Holy Lands
A government ruled by the people
Name for the Middle Ages plague that spread from rats and inf…
Confucianism started in this country
Crusades
Military mission to control the Holy Lands
democracy
A government ruled by the people
World History A Vocabulary
5 Themes of geograpy
Historical perspective
Primary source
Secondary source
Location... Place... Human-Environment Interaction... Movement ... Region
(look in book)
pertaining to or being a firsthand account, original data, et…
pertaining to or being from an evaluation of original data, e…
5 Themes of geograpy
Location... Place... Human-Environment Interaction... Movement ... Region
Historical perspective
(look in book)
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World History A Unit 1
city-state
monarchy
Sparta
democracy
A city and it's surrounding lands that act as a government
the system of government in which a king or queen rules
Greek city-state that was ruled by an oligarchy, focused on m…
Rule by the people
city-state
A city and it's surrounding lands that act as a government
monarchy
the system of government in which a king or queen rules
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World History A Unit 1
city-state
monarchy
Sparta
democracy
A city and it's surrounding lands that act as a government
the system of government in which a king or queen rules
Greek city-state that was ruled by an oligarchy, focused on m…
Rule by the people
city-state
A city and it's surrounding lands that act as a government
monarchy
the system of government in which a king or queen rules
88 terms
Period 3 A - AP World History
Bedouin
Mecca
Bahgdad
Medina
nomadic pastoralists of the Arabian peninsula with a culture…
Arabian commercial center; dominated by the Quraysh; the home…
The capital of the Muslim world during the regions intellectu…
town northeast of Mecca; asked Muhammad to resolve its interg…
Bedouin
nomadic pastoralists of the Arabian peninsula with a culture…
Mecca
Arabian commercial center; dominated by the Quraysh; the home…
100 terms
World History A Exam Terms
Judaism
Christianity
Islam
Five Pillars of Islam
The monotheistic religion has followers who worship in a syna…
This monotheistic religion has followers who worship in a chu…
This monotheistic religion is split into two main groups of f…
The list of things all Muslims should complete in order to be…
Judaism
The monotheistic religion has followers who worship in a syna…
Christianity
This monotheistic religion has followers who worship in a chu…
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World History A final
Primary Source
Secondary Source
Biased
Hunting and Gathering
Photographs, diaries, quotes, interviews
Textbooks, Documentaries, Biographies written years later
A news article that is distorting facts to make the president…
hunting wild animals and gathering plants instead of farming
Primary Source
Photographs, diaries, quotes, interviews
Secondary Source
Textbooks, Documentaries, Biographies written years later
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Review of World History A
Geography (Neolithic Revolution)
Early Civilizations(Early Civilization)
Diffusion(Early Civilization)
Ideas Exchanged (Early Civilization)
Has determined the destiny of civilization. 1st. civilization…
Connected directly or indirectly through trade. Interacted, i…
One idea from one group is adopted by another group
Religion,Language, Writing systems & alphabets, weapons and t…
Geography (Neolithic Revolution)
Has determined the destiny of civilization. 1st. civilization…
Early Civilizations(Early Civilization)
Connected directly or indirectly through trade. Interacted, i…
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A little history of the world
What is history
The Heidelberg jaw
Neanderthals
Prehistotry
A time that has a when and where
A ancient human jaw found in Germany
220,00 BC - 20,000 BC. Different species, but died out becaus…
History before the ability to write it down
What is history
A time that has a when and where
The Heidelberg jaw
A ancient human jaw found in Germany
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A Little History of the World
King Menes
King Cheops
Osiris (əu'saiəris)
Isis
3100 BC... The First King of Egypt , Ruler that united the Nile…
2500 BC... Built the largest pyramid - the Great Pyramid of Cheops
Egyptian god of the Underworld
Egyptian goddess of fertility... Osiris's consort
King Menes
3100 BC... The First King of Egypt , Ruler that united the Nile…
King Cheops
2500 BC... Built the largest pyramid - the Great Pyramid of Cheops
a little history of the world
fainter
archives
glimpses
poured
weak and dizzy; close to losing consciousness.
An archive is an accumulation of historical records, or the p…
a momentary or partial view.
flow rapidly in a steady stream.
fainter
weak and dizzy; close to losing consciousness.
archives
An archive is an accumulation of historical records, or the p…
77 terms
A History of World Societies
Hominids
Paleolithic Era
Foraging
Neolithic Era
A creature belonging to the family Hominidae, which includes…
Called the Old Stone Age (from 10,000 to 2.5 million years ag…
Behavior associated with recognizing, searching for, capturin…
"New Stone Age" characterized by the development of agricultu…
Hominids
A creature belonging to the family Hominidae, which includes…
Paleolithic Era
Called the Old Stone Age (from 10,000 to 2.5 million years ag…
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World History-Rome Review A
Romalus and Remus
Etruscans
triumvirate
Julius Caesar
two brothers who "founded" Rome
group of people who first lived in Rome
government controlled by three people equally
declared himself dictator of Rome for life in 47 BC
Romalus and Remus
two brothers who "founded" Rome
Etruscans
group of people who first lived in Rome
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WORLD HISTORY FINAL A
four valleys in which world's first ci…
most likely homo sapiens developed in…
what geographical advantages allowed c…
What was the primary use of the first…
indus, nile, tigris/euphrates, Huang (Yellow)
africa
Nile upward flow made trade convenient, annual flooding creat…
to predict flooding
four valleys in which world's first ci…
indus, nile, tigris/euphrates, Huang (Yellow)
most likely homo sapiens developed in…
africa
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World History A & B Unit 1:
nationalism
nationalism
Propaganda
occupation
1) being patriotic, believing in the good of your country
2) wanting for your people or country to become free from som…
material used by someone trying to convince others of their c…
the act of a foreign army or people "occupying" (taking over)…
nationalism
1) being patriotic, believing in the good of your country
nationalism
2) wanting for your people or country to become free from som…
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A.P World History
Define Cash Crop
Define farmers alliance
Define the civil rights act of 1875
How did the southern economy and socie…
crop such as cotton and tobacco that is grown not for its own…
A network of farmers organizations that worked for political…
it banned discrimination in public facilities and transportat…
railroads crisscrossed the south and industries gre
Define Cash Crop
crop such as cotton and tobacco that is grown not for its own…
Define farmers alliance
A network of farmers organizations that worked for political…
World History A District review
Sugar and coffee
Peninsulares
Slaves
France
The two main cash crops grown in Haiti are
Which social group was Spanish-born settlers who moved to the…
The Europeans set up the economy in Latin America to benefit…
The Declaration of the Rights of Man and Citizen came from wh…
Sugar and coffee
The two main cash crops grown in Haiti are
Peninsulares
Which social group was Spanish-born settlers who moved to the…
World History A
Italy/ Rome
Greece
China
Spain
Italy/ Rome
Greece
16 terms
World History A (maps)
Rome, Italy
Babylon
the Himalayan mountans
Spain
Rome, Italy
Babylon
World History A District review
Sugar and coffee
Peninsulares
Slaves
France
The two main cash crops grown in Haiti are
Which social group was Spanish-born settlers who moved to the…
The Europeans set up the economy in Latin America to benefit…
The Declaration of the Rights of Man and Citizen came from wh…
Sugar and coffee
The two main cash crops grown in Haiti are
Peninsulares
Which social group was Spanish-born settlers who moved to the…
12 terms
World History A & B Unit 1:
nationalism
nationalism
Propaganda
occupation
1) being patriotic, believing in the good of your country
2) wanting for your people or country to become free from som…
material used by someone trying to convince others of their c…
the act of a foreign army or people "occupying" (taking over)…
nationalism
1) being patriotic, believing in the good of your country
nationalism
2) wanting for your people or country to become free from som…
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World History Jazz A
Marshal Plan
Appeasement
Domino Theory
Kamikaze
The plan that said we would economically support countries fi…
Giving into the demands to keep the peace
The belief that is one country falls to communism then many m…
Japanese soldiers who were sent one suicide missions during WW2
Marshal Plan
The plan that said we would economically support countries fi…
Appeasement
Giving into the demands to keep the peace
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A.P. world history vocab :)
Anarchist (n)
Annex (v)
anti semitism (n)
autocratic (adj)
a person who hates the government and seeks the violent destr…
to absorb an outside region into one's own country (texas was…
Hatred of jews (hitler)
relating to a government in which a ruler has sole or unlimit…
Anarchist (n)
a person who hates the government and seeks the violent destr…
Annex (v)
to absorb an outside region into one's own country (texas was…
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World History A
Feudalism
Monorialism
Chivalry
Serf
A political system in which nobles are granted the use of lan…
The system of self-sufficient estates that arose in medieval…
Code of conduct for knights during the Middle Ages
a farm worker considered part of the manor on which he or she…
Feudalism
A political system in which nobles are granted the use of lan…
Monorialism
The system of self-sufficient estates that arose in medieval…
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World History A Beka 10th Grade Test 3
Catacombs
Plebeian
apologist
democracy
Underground tunnels
Common People of Rome
defender of the faith
Rule by the many ... or - the common people
Catacombs
Underground tunnels
Plebeian
Common People of Rome
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World History A Unit 1
Government
democracy
Direct Democracy
aristocracy
System for exercising authority
The general idea that people can govern themselves
Government in which citizens vote on laws and select official…
State ruled by the noble class
Government
System for exercising authority
democracy
The general idea that people can govern themselves
12 terms
World History A
City State (noun)
Monarchy (noun)
Sparta (noun)
Athens (noun)
A political unit made up of a city and the surrounding lands.…
When a king or queen exercises central power.... England is unde…
A city-state located in the Peloponnesus.... Plato went back to…
A city-state northeast of Peloponnesus in the region of Attic…
City State (noun)
A political unit made up of a city and the surrounding lands.…
Monarchy (noun)
When a king or queen exercises central power.... England is unde…
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World History A. Unit One
Afroeurasia
Israel
Equator
Judaism
Interconnected landmass consisting of Asia, Europe and Africa.
The Jewish nation at the edge of the Mediterranean Sea; this…
The latitude line that divides the world into Northern and So…
A monotheistic religion established by the Hebrew people... tho…
Afroeurasia
Interconnected landmass consisting of Asia, Europe and Africa.
Israel
The Jewish nation at the edge of the Mediterranean Sea; this…
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World History A Architecture
-Limestone on bottom... -Awning... -Pulley S…
-Arches used to direct weight... -Cutouts…
-Used pendentives... -Added semi domes
-Replasters with mud
Colloseum
Pantheon
Hagia Sophia
Great Mosque of Djenne
-Limestone on bottom... -Awning... -Pulley S…
Colloseum
-Arches used to direct weight... -Cutouts…
Pantheon
A-Z World History
Archaeologist
Bronze Age
Culture
Domestication
Mary and Louise Leakey were famous for finding remarkable dis…
people started using bronze(tin and copper) which was more ef…
unique way of life
animals were trained to use for food and hunting
Archaeologist
Mary and Louise Leakey were famous for finding remarkable dis…
Bronze Age
people started using bronze(tin and copper) which was more ef…
World History A
Feudalism in Japan
Feudalism in Europe
The Crusade's impact on Europe and on…
The Plague's Impact
Emperor, Shogun had military power
Loosely organized system of rule in which powerful lords divi…
War was so expensive lords had peasants pay their rent in mon…
the destruction of Constantinople added in the fall of the By…
Feudalism in Japan
Emperor, Shogun had military power
Feudalism in Europe
Loosely organized system of rule in which powerful lords divi…
world history A
Feudalism
Manorialism
Chivalry
serf
A political system in which nobles are granted the use of lan…
An economic system based on the manor and lands including a v…
THE QUALITIES IDEALIZED BY KNIGHTHOOD SUCH AS BRAVERY AND GAL…
A farm worker considered part of the manor on which he or she…
Feudalism
A political system in which nobles are granted the use of lan…
Manorialism
An economic system based on the manor and lands including a v…
World History A
How did the Huang He differ from a riv…
Emperor Wu Di focused his government o…
For followers of Confucianism, which s…
What was one of the primary results of…
The Huang He flooded without warning or predictability.
Confucian ideals
Virtue and education are essential.
The fertile land supported a food surplus.
How did the Huang He differ from a riv…
The Huang He flooded without warning or predictability.
Emperor Wu Di focused his government o…
Confucian ideals
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World History A Unit 2
Rousseau
Montesquieu
Beccaria
Mary Wollstonecraft
believed that titles of nobility should be abolished
proposed the separation of powers
believed that torture should never be used
argued that women need education to become virtuous and useful
Rousseau
believed that titles of nobility should be abolished
Montesquieu
proposed the separation of powers
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World History A Unit 1
direct democracy
Diaspora
Cleisthenes
republic
a form of government in which citizens rule and make laws dir…
when Jews were exiled from their homeland to many parts of th…
the founder of democracy in Athens
a form of government in which power rests with citizens to el…
direct democracy
a form of government in which citizens rule and make laws dir…
Diaspora
when Jews were exiled from their homeland to many parts of th…
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World History A: Unit 2
reason
Declaration of Independence
checks and balances
federal system
Enlightened thinkers believed truth could be discovered throu…
the document from the Second Continental Congress, written by…
measures in a three branch government designed to prevent any…
a system of government in which power is divided between a ce…
reason
Enlightened thinkers believed truth could be discovered throu…
Declaration of Independence
the document from the Second Continental Congress, written by…
268 terms
A Little History of the World
King Menes
King Cheops
Osiris
Isis
3100 BC... The First King of Egypt , Ruler that united the Nile…
2500 BC... Built the largest pyramid - the Great Pyramid of Cheops
Egyptian god of the Underworld
Egyptian goddess of fertility... Osiris's consort
King Menes
3100 BC... The First King of Egypt , Ruler that united the Nile…
King Cheops
2500 BC... Built the largest pyramid - the Great Pyramid of Cheops
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Gombrich: A Little History of the World Chapter 3
the Nile
3100 BCE
BCE
BC
5100 years ago
Before the Common Era
Before Christ
the Nile
3100 BCE
5100 years ago
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World History A Unit 4
racism
Social Darwinism
Monroe Doctrine
Roosevelt Corollary
the belief that one race is superior to others
application of ideas about evolution and "survival of the fit…
U.S. policy of opposition to European interference in America…
gave the United States the right to be an international "poli…
racism
the belief that one race is superior to others
Social Darwinism
application of ideas about evolution and "survival of the fit…
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World History A Unit 4 vocab.
Capitalism
Divine Right
Export
Galileo
An economic system were individuals are free to own capital (…
Monarchs (kings) felt they had a "Divine right" to rule their…
To ship (commodities) to other countries or places for sale,…
An Italian scientists who discovered the telescope. He stated…
Capitalism
An economic system were individuals are free to own capital (…
Divine Right
Monarchs (kings) felt they had a "Divine right" to rule their…
World History A
Neolithic
Civilization
Aryans
Caste System
the final era of prehistory, which began about 9000 B.C. also…
complex, highly organized social order
a member or decedent of the prehistoric people who spoke Indo…
in traditional Indian society, an unchangeable social group i…
Neolithic
the final era of prehistory, which began about 9000 B.C. also…
Civilization
complex, highly organized social order
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A Beka World History Chapter 2 Review
Into what portions May the Fertile Cre…
Which ancient cultures occupied the Fe…
Name two important rivers located in t…
What is the Greek name for the land "b…
Eastern (the Tigris and Euphrates river valleys) Western alon…
Sumerian, Akkadian, Babylonian, Hittite, Phoenician, Hebrew,…
Tigris and Euphrates rivers
Mesopotamia
Into what portions May the Fertile Cre…
Eastern (the Tigris and Euphrates river valleys) Western alon…
Which ancient cultures occupied the Fe…
Sumerian, Akkadian, Babylonian, Hittite, Phoenician, Hebrew,…
40 terms
World History A unit 1
Allah
The Khyber Pass
Sheikh
the coming of the British
Arabic name for God
Babur's forces entered India through this
Tribal ruler in the Arabian Peninsula
By the late eighteenth century, Mogul prosperity was shaken b…
Allah
Arabic name for God
The Khyber Pass
Babur's forces entered India through this
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World History Semester A Exam
Abbasid
aqueduct
Athens
Black Death
dynasty that ruled in Baghdad from 750-1258
in ancient Rome, underground or bridge-like stone structure t…
city-state in ancient Greece that evolved from a monarchy to…
an epidemic of the bubonic plague that ravaged Europe in the…
Abbasid
dynasty that ruled in Baghdad from 750-1258
aqueduct
in ancient Rome, underground or bridge-like stone structure t…
World History A
Aborigines
Animism
Allah
Atheism
Austrailian natives believed austrailian ancestors rose from…
Belief that spirits and forces live within animals, objects,…
Arabic word for God.
Belief that there is no God.
Aborigines
Austrailian natives believed austrailian ancestors rose from…
Animism
Belief that spirits and forces live within animals, objects,…
World History A Religions Unit
Religion
Most practiced religion in the world
Torah
Star of David
an organized system of beliefs, ceremonies, and practices to…
Christianity
sacred text for Jews
symbol for Jews
Religion
an organized system of beliefs, ceremonies, and practices to…
Most practiced religion in the world
Christianity
The Neolithic Revolution (World History A)
Hunter-Gatherers
Horticultural Societies
Paleolithic Age
Neolithic Revolution
People who hunted animals and gathered plants and seeds.
Societies based upon planting and gardening.
The Stone Age, where people worked with stones, making and us…
The shift from hunting and gathering to farming and specializ…
Hunter-Gatherers
People who hunted animals and gathered plants and seeds.
Horticultural Societies
Societies based upon planting and gardening.
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World History final A
hominids
ziggurats
pharaoh
agriculture
first people
religious building with a flat top
Egyptian king
farming
hominids
first people
ziggurats
religious building with a flat top
70 terms
World History A Final
Too 3 most important events in history
Sumerians were the first to
What happened in the Neolithic era
Oldest known village
Ice age (brought new plants and animals), hunting and gatheri…
Develop an alphabetical language, cuneiform
Transition from hunting and gathering to settled farming, dom…
Jericho
Too 3 most important events in history
Ice age (brought new plants and animals), hunting and gatheri…
Sumerians were the first to
Develop an alphabetical language, cuneiform
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