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52 terms
World History 2- Geography
United States
England
France
Spain
United States
England
105 terms
World History and Geography 2
Usury
Michelangelo
Leonardo da Vinci
Shakespeare
def: an extremely high rate of interest... This was a view of th…
Made accomplishments in visual arts. Created the Pieta and pa…
Made accomplishments in the visual art. Painted the Mona Lisa…
Made accomplishments in literature (sonnets, plays, essays)
Usury
def: an extremely high rate of interest... This was a view of th…
Michelangelo
Made accomplishments in visual arts. Created the Pieta and pa…
104 terms
World History Geography Exam
Canada
U.S.A.
Greenland
Mexico
Canada
U.S.A.
18 terms
World History 2 Geography
island
Peninsula
Harbor
Sea
an area of land surrounded by water
a long piece of land which sticks out from a larger area of l…
a sheltered part of a body of water deep enough to provide an…
a tract of water within an ocean, relatively large body of sa…
island
an area of land surrounded by water
Peninsula
a long piece of land which sticks out from a larger area of l…
33 terms
World History - geography 2
Western Europe
Western Europe
Western Europe
Eastern Europe
Germany
France
Italy
Hungary
Western Europe
Germany
Western Europe
France
26 terms
World History/Geography - Period 2 Places to Know
Arabian Peninsula
Greece
Byzantium
Rome
Arabian Peninsula
Greece
25 terms
History: World Geography 2
What is the river in Africa that empti…
What is the longest river in North Ame…
What two rivers join in Iraq and empty…
What is the longest river in South Ame…
Nile River
St. Lawrence River
Tigris and Euphrates
Amazon
What is the river in Africa that empti…
Nile River
What is the longest river in North Ame…
St. Lawrence River
World History and Geography 2 - Ottoman and Mughal Empires
The Ottoman Empire was located in...
The Ottoman Empire soon spread to SE E…
The Ottoman Empire was a ... empire
The Ottomans changed the name of Const…
ASIA MINOR
BALKAN
MUSLIM
ISTANBUL
The Ottoman Empire was located in...
ASIA MINOR
The Ottoman Empire soon spread to SE E…
BALKAN
22 terms
Unit 2- World History and Geography
Domesticate
Surplus
Fertile Cresent
Aristocrats
to tame; to bring plants or animals under human control
A situation in which quantity supplied is greater than quanti…
Curved region with rich soil in the middle east where one of…
rich landowners
Domesticate
to tame; to bring plants or animals under human control
Surplus
A situation in which quantity supplied is greater than quanti…
29 terms
World History-- Geography & History Terms
Delta
Elevation
Island
Isthmus
low land near the mouth of a river, usually in the shape of a…
Height of land above sea level
body of land surrounded completely by water
narrow strip of land that connects two larger pieces of land
Delta
low land near the mouth of a river, usually in the shape of a…
Elevation
Height of land above sea level
10 terms
New World History and Geography 3.2
Vikings
Leif Ericson
Columbus
John Cabot
During middle ages fierce fighters lived on Scandinavian Peni…
Discovered the North American Continent.
Discovered America in 1492.. First modern explorer to discove…
English explorer who claimed Newfoundland for England while l…
Vikings
During middle ages fierce fighters lived on Scandinavian Peni…
Leif Ericson
Discovered the North American Continent.
11 terms
World History Geography Vocabulary
equator
prime meridian
latitude lines
longitude lines
the latitude line around the middle of the Earth... 0 Latitude
the longitude line around the middle of the Earth (0 degrees…
lines that run east to west on the globe
lines that run north to south on the globe
equator
the latitude line around the middle of the Earth... 0 Latitude
prime meridian
the longitude line around the middle of the Earth (0 degrees…
World History and Geography 2 - Age of Exploration
The Age of Exploration began because o…
The religion that the explorers and mi…
Many European countries were trying to…
A lot of the sailing innovations that…
GOLD AND SPICES
CHRISTIANITY
RIVALRY
ISLAMIC
The Age of Exploration began because o…
GOLD AND SPICES
The religion that the explorers and mi…
CHRISTIANITY
15 terms
AP World History Geography
AP Regional Geography
Afroeurasia
Eurasia
Americas
the landmass made up of Africa and Eurasia together. This geo…
____ is the landmass made up of Asia & Europe. The idea that…
The ______ are made up of the continents of North America and…
AP Regional Geography
Afroeurasia
the landmass made up of Africa and Eurasia together. This geo…
38 terms
New World History and Geography - Map Skills #2
Arctic Ocean
Mt. McKinley
Appalachian Mountains
Andes Mountains
Ocean N of the Arctic Circle , the regions north of the Arcti…
a mountain in south central Alaska
a mountain range in the eastern United States extending from…
a mountain range in South America running 5000 miles along th…
Arctic Ocean
Ocean N of the Arctic Circle , the regions north of the Arcti…
Mt. McKinley
a mountain in south central Alaska
15 terms
AP World History Geography
AP Regional Geography
Afroeurasia
Eurasia
Americas
the landmass made up of Africa and Eurasia together. This geo…
____ is the landmass made up of Asia & Europe. The idea that…
The ______ are made up of the continents of North America and…
AP Regional Geography
Afroeurasia
the landmass made up of Africa and Eurasia together. This geo…
17 terms
Section 2 World History and Geography
Caliph
Jihad
Shia
Sunni
a successor to Muhammad
"struggle in the way of God" or fair, defensive warfare
accept only the descendants of Ali as the true rulers of Islam
did not all agree with Umayyad rule but accepted the Umayyads…
Caliph
a successor to Muhammad
Jihad
"struggle in the way of God" or fair, defensive warfare
14 terms
AP World History Geography (Mine)
AP Regional Geography
Afroeurasia
Eurasia
Americas
the landmass made up of Africa and Eurasia together. This geo…
____ is the landmass made up of Asia & Europe. The idea that…
The ______ are made up of the continents of North America and…
AP Regional Geography
Afroeurasia
the landmass made up of Africa and Eurasia together. This geo…
40 terms
World History Geography
Africa
Europe
Asia
North America
Africa
Europe
23 terms
Geography Skills (World History)
Globe
Map
Cartographer
Great Circle Route
scale model of earth
a symbolic representation of all or part of the earth
mapmakers
used for air travel
Globe
scale model of earth
Map
a symbolic representation of all or part of the earth
25 terms
Xander World geography and history 2
geography
Greek contribution to geography
Islamic golden age contribution to geo…
China's contribution to geography
a study of places and the relationships between people and th…
developed detailed maps of their environment, including Europ…
developed first rectangular map based on a grid, applied stud…
Advanced in field of astronomy, first to use a compass for na…
geography
a study of places and the relationships between people and th…
Greek contribution to geography
developed detailed maps of their environment, including Europ…
44 terms
Old World History and Geography
evolution
history
europe asia
australia
The false idea that man began as an animal
The written record of mankind
The two continents of the Old World that share the same land…
Continent of the Old World that is the smallest
evolution
The false idea that man began as an animal
history
The written record of mankind
32 terms
AP World History Geography
Andes Mountains
Himalayas
Black Sea
Caribbean Sea
Andes Mountains
Himalayas
40 terms
New world history and geography test 2
Land claimed by France in the new worl…
Only public highway north of the Arcti…
War between the English and French ove…
Gold rush of 1897
quebec
dempster highway
French and indian war
klondike
Land claimed by France in the new worl…
quebec
Only public highway north of the Arcti…
dempster highway
28 terms
Geography and History of the World (Chapter 2)
hydrosphere
lithosphere
atmosphere
biosphere
the watery areas of the Earth, including lakes, rivers, and o…
surface land areas of the Earth's crust, including continents…
a layer of gases that surrounds the Earth
the part of the Earth where life exists
hydrosphere
the watery areas of the Earth, including lakes, rivers, and o…
lithosphere
surface land areas of the Earth's crust, including continents…
25 terms
World History Maps/ Geography
Location of Aztec
Location of Inca
Taiwan
Japan
Location of Aztec
Location of Inca
10 terms
New World History and Geography 2.3
Eskimos
Inuit
Seal and Caribou
blubber
The people of Northern Alaska.
The people of Greenland and Arctic Canada.
Common meats of the Tundra.
used for cooking, light, and heat.
Eskimos
The people of Northern Alaska.
Inuit
The people of Greenland and Arctic Canada.
15 terms
AP World History Geography
AP Regional Geography
Afroeurasia
Eurasia
Americas
the landmass made up of Africa and Eurasia together. This geo…
____ is the landmass made up of Asia & Europe. The idea that…
The ______ are made up of the continents of North America and…
AP Regional Geography
Afroeurasia
the landmass made up of Africa and Eurasia together. This geo…
18 terms
World History 2 Geography terms
Island
Peninsula
Harbor
Sea
an area of land surrounded by water
a long piece of land which sticks out from a larger area of l…
a sheltered part of a body of water deep enough to provide an…
a tract of water within an ocean, relatively large body of sa…
Island
an area of land surrounded by water
Peninsula
a long piece of land which sticks out from a larger area of l…
12 terms
World History Ch. 2 Lesson 1 Studying Geography pg. 28
hemisphere
latitude
longitude
projection
a "half sphere" used to refer to one-half of the globe when d…
imaginary lines that circle the Earth parallel to the Equator…
the imaginary lines that circle the Earth from the North Pole…
a way of showing the round Earth on a flat map (p. 30)
hemisphere
a "half sphere" used to refer to one-half of the globe when d…
latitude
imaginary lines that circle the Earth parallel to the Equator…
10 terms
Thinkers World Geography and History 2
Thomas Hobbes
Montesquieu
Jean Jaques Rousseau
John Locke
Leviathan
The Spirit of the Laws
The Social Contract
Two Treatises of Government
Thomas Hobbes
Leviathan
Montesquieu
The Spirit of the Laws
14 terms
World History and Geography unit 2
The Middle East
Mesopotamia
Bronze Age
Hebrews
it's a popular term for a region that has Southwest Asia and…
Mesopotamia is located in the modern country of Iraq. it mean…
when everyone learned how to make bronze tools, ornaments and…
means "ancient people of the Middle East" in Greek. they foun…
The Middle East
it's a popular term for a region that has Southwest Asia and…
Mesopotamia
Mesopotamia is located in the modern country of Iraq. it mean…
8 terms
Explore World History Chapter 2 Geography
Continent
Ocean
Culture
Equator
one of seven large land masses on Earth
a vast body of salt water
a group of people sharing similar beliefs and behavior
an imaginary line around the middle of the earth
Continent
one of seven large land masses on Earth
Ocean
a vast body of salt water
60 terms
New World History and Geography Chapter 2
Arctic
Timberline
Aurora Borealis
Arctic Ocean
The area around the North Pole. It includes parts of North Am…
Elevation above which is too cold for trees to grow.
A colourful, glowing display in the sky caused when particles…
The smallest and coldest ocean on earth.
Arctic
The area around the North Pole. It includes parts of North Am…
Timberline
Elevation above which is too cold for trees to grow.
9 terms
world history and geography 2 honors
Ottoman Empire (1453-1923)
Ming Empire (1368-1644)
Mughal Empire (1526-1857)
Hinduism (3000 B.C.E)
A Turkish led group that controlled 2.4 million square kilome…
A major dynasty that controlled China, It was marked by a gre…
Ruled most of India and Pakistan. Soread Muslim arts, culture…
a major religious and cultural tradition of South Asia.
Ottoman Empire (1453-1923)
A Turkish led group that controlled 2.4 million square kilome…
Ming Empire (1368-1644)
A major dynasty that controlled China, It was marked by a gre…
8 terms
Geography and World History Chapter 2
tectonic plate
earthquake
tsunami
volcano
an enormous moving shelf that forms the earth's crust
a sometimes violent movement of the earth, produced when tect…
a gaint ocean wave, caused by an underwater earthquake or vol…
a natural event, formed when magma, gasses, and water from th…
tectonic plate
an enormous moving shelf that forms the earth's crust
earthquake
a sometimes violent movement of the earth, produced when tect…
26 terms
Geography & History of the World semester 2
What four types of fish support Russia…
The __________ River connects Moscow t…
Russia has huge reserves of __________…
The ______________ is an area of rich…
Salmon, herring, cod, and halibut
Volga
mineral
Black earth belt
What four types of fish support Russia…
Salmon, herring, cod, and halibut
The __________ River connects Moscow t…
Volga
40 terms
Geography and History World Ch 2
Continent
Solar System
Core
Mantle
any of the world's main continuous expanses of land
the collection of eight planets and their moons in orbit arou…
The central or innermost portion of the Earth, lying below th…
In the upper parts of the mantle the rock is hard, but lower…
Continent
any of the world's main continuous expanses of land
Solar System
the collection of eight planets and their moons in orbit arou…
36 terms
Chapter 2 Geography/World History
Continent
core
magma
crust
a landmass above water on the earth
the earths center made up of iron and nickle; the inner core…
the molten rock material formed when solid rock in the earths…
the thin rock layers making up the earths surface
Continent
a landmass above water on the earth
core
the earths center made up of iron and nickle; the inner core…
14 terms
World History-Geography and Culture-World War 2
Appeasement
Axis Powers
Allies
Benito Mussolini
The making of concessions to an aggressor to avoid war.
In World War 2: the 1936 alliance of Germany, Italy, and Japan.
Alliance including the United States, Great Britain, and the…
Founder of the Italian Fascist Party in Italy and leader of I…
Appeasement
The making of concessions to an aggressor to avoid war.
Axis Powers
In World War 2: the 1936 alliance of Germany, Italy, and Japan.
14 terms
World History and Geography unit 2
The Middle East
Mesopotamia
Bronze Age
Hebrews
it's a popular term for a region that has Southwest Asia and…
Mesopotamia is located in the modern country of Iraq. it mean…
when everyone learned how to make bronze tools, ornaments and…
means "ancient people of the Middle East" in Greek. they foun…
The Middle East
it's a popular term for a region that has Southwest Asia and…
Mesopotamia
Mesopotamia is located in the modern country of Iraq. it mean…
63 terms
World History and Geography Chapter 2
Artic
Timberline
Aurora Borealis
Glaciers
The North Pole and the surrounding areas
The point where trees cannot grow
Northern Lights
Large masses of ice that flow slowly over land
Artic
The North Pole and the surrounding areas
Timberline
The point where trees cannot grow
13 terms
World history and geography chapter 2
Revolution
Domesticate
Surplus
Specialization
A complete change in ways of thinking, working, or living
To change the growth of plants or behavior of animals in ways…
More than they needed to feed themselves
Occurs when people spend most of their time working at a sing…
Revolution
A complete change in ways of thinking, working, or living
Domesticate
To change the growth of plants or behavior of animals in ways…
Geography and History of the World set 2
Command economy
Free trade
Autocracy
Natural resources
The government owns or directs the means of production and co…
The removal of trade barriers so goods can flow freely betwee…
Authority to rule belongs to a single individual
Elements from the earth that are not made by people but can b…
Command economy
The government owns or directs the means of production and co…
Free trade
The removal of trade barriers so goods can flow freely betwee…
18 terms
Chapter 2- Old World History and Geography
archaelogists
Ur-Nammu
Nanna
Abraham
people who dig up and study the remains of ancient cities
king who ordered the ziggurat at Ur to be built
the Sumerian moon god
a famous citizen of Ur
archaelogists
people who dig up and study the remains of ancient cities
Ur-Nammu
king who ordered the ziggurat at Ur to be built
15 terms
AP World History Geography
AP Regional Geography
Afroeurasia
Eurasia
Americas
the landmass made up of Africa and Eurasia together. This geo…
____ is the landmass made up of Asia & Europe. The idea that…
The ______ are made up of the continents of North America and…
AP Regional Geography
Afroeurasia
the landmass made up of Africa and Eurasia together. This geo…
69 terms
World History and Geography: Test 2
Confucius
Mencius
Hsum Tzu ("Sunsoo")
Taoism
5th Century B.C. "Man needs to accept his station in life and…
Follower of Confucius. Also believes men are basically good.…
Contemporary of Mencius. Deity Above is apathetic to the rule…
"The Way." The simplest life is the best life. You cannot for…
Confucius
5th Century B.C. "Man needs to accept his station in life and…
Mencius
Follower of Confucius. Also believes men are basically good.…
9 terms
modern world history geography
afroeurasia
america,the americas
australasia
eurasia
afroeurasia
america,the americas
46 terms
History and Geography of the world ch2
the longest river in the world
silt
upper egypt is in the...
lower egypt is in the...
the Nile
kemet
south
north
the longest river in the world
the Nile
silt
kemet
19 terms
World History - Geography (9/2/15)
Strait
Prairie
Plain
Gulf
a narrow passage of water connecting two seas or two large ar…
a wide area of level or rolling land with grass and weeds but…
an extensive area of level or rolling treeless country that u…
a large part of the ocean that extends into land.
Strait
a narrow passage of water connecting two seas or two large ar…
Prairie
a wide area of level or rolling land with grass and weeds but…
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