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World History Unit 8 Review
cold war
containment
domino theory
Iron Curtain
a struggle over political differences carried on by means sho…
US's policy of stopping the spread of communism
idea that if one country fails to communism other surrounding…
Term used by Churchill in 1946 to describe the line between d…
cold war
a struggle over political differences carried on by means sho…
containment
US's policy of stopping the spread of communism
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World History Unit 8
Along what river did an early civiliza…
What id the name given to the group of…
Chung Kuo means:
A famous philosopher of ancient China…
Indus
Indo-European
Middle Kingdom
Confucius
Along what river did an early civiliza…
Indus
What id the name given to the group of…
Indo-European
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World History Unit 8
John F. Kennedy
Ayatollah Ruholla Khomeini
NATO
Ho Chi Minh
the U.S. president during the early 1960s; during his adminis…
leader of Iran's conservative Muslims; returned to Iran from…
a defensive military alliance of ten western European nations…
a Vietnamese nationalist; turned to Communism for help in his…
John F. Kennedy
the U.S. president during the early 1960s; during his adminis…
Ayatollah Ruholla Khomeini
leader of Iran's conservative Muslims; returned to Iran from…
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World History Unit 8
absolute monarch
divine right
boyar
westernization
Ruler with complete authority over the government and lives o…
Belief that a rulers authority comes directly from god.
Russian nobles
An adoption of the social, political, or economic institution…
absolute monarch
Ruler with complete authority over the government and lives o…
divine right
Belief that a rulers authority comes directly from god.
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World History Unit 8
Industrial Revolution
coal
water
steam engine
the shift from families making goods at home to goods being p…
found in large quantities in Great Britain, powered the Indus…
first form of energy that replaced human and animal power in…
harnessed the enormous power of coal energy
Industrial Revolution
the shift from families making goods at home to goods being p…
coal
found in large quantities in Great Britain, powered the Indus…
OFL World History Unit 8
Iron Curtain
democracy
communist
Yalta Conference
What was the phrase used to describe the division of Europe i…
What type of government was in most countries of Western Euro…
What type of government was in most countries of Eastern Euro…
Where was it decided to divide Germany into zones of occupati…
Iron Curtain
What was the phrase used to describe the division of Europe i…
democracy
What type of government was in most countries of Western Euro…
World History Unit 8 Vocabulary
Copernicus
Galileo
Kepler
Newton
Polish astronomer who produced a workable model of the solar…
An Italian who provided more evidence for heliocentrism and q…
This astronomer stated that the orbits of planets around the…
This physicist developed the law of universal gravitation and…
Copernicus
Polish astronomer who produced a workable model of the solar…
Galileo
An Italian who provided more evidence for heliocentrism and q…
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OFL World History Unit 8
Iron Curtain
Agreement between U.S., Britain and So…
Cold War
Containment
Phrase that represents Europe division of democratic Western…
Division of Germany into zones of occupation, controlled by A…
Political struggle over differences, without using military a…
- Foreign Policy adopted by President Truman... - Blocked Soviet…
Iron Curtain
Phrase that represents Europe division of democratic Western…
Agreement between U.S., Britain and So…
Division of Germany into zones of occupation, controlled by A…
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CP World History Unit 8
appeasement
pacifism
Neutrality Acts
Axis Powers
Satisfying the demands of dissatisfied powers in an effort to…
opposition to all war
The Neutrality Acts of 1935, 1936, and 1937 stipulated that w…
in World War II, the nations of Germany, Italy, and Japan, wh…
appeasement
Satisfying the demands of dissatisfied powers in an effort to…
pacifism
opposition to all war
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OFL World History Unit 8
What was the phrase used to describe t…
What type of government was in most co…
What type of government was in most co…
Where was it decided to divide Germany…
Iron Curtain
democratic
communist
Yalta Conference
What was the phrase used to describe t…
Iron Curtain
What type of government was in most co…
democratic
Unit 8 World History
Cuban Missile Crisis
H-Bomb
Berlin Wall
Détente
A 13-day confrontation between United States and the Soviet U…
A weapon deriving from a large portion of its energy from the…
A barrier that divided Berlin and sepearated Eastern & Wester…
A french name that means "release the tension" which was give…
Cuban Missile Crisis
A 13-day confrontation between United States and the Soviet U…
H-Bomb
A weapon deriving from a large portion of its energy from the…
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World History Unit 8
globalization
european union
euro
deficit
process which national economies, politics, cultures, and soc…
international organizations made up of 2 dozen European count…
common currency used my member nations of the european nations
gap between governments
globalization
process which national economies, politics, cultures, and soc…
european union
international organizations made up of 2 dozen European count…
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World History Unit 8
NATO
Mikhail Gorbachev
Perestroika
Vaclav Havel
North Atlantic Treaty Organization; an alliance made to defen…
President of Soviet Union ended cold War and tried to rebuild…
A policy of Mikhail Gorbachev to rebuild Russia after the Col…
Czech writer whose plays opposed totalitarianism and who serv…
NATO
North Atlantic Treaty Organization; an alliance made to defen…
Mikhail Gorbachev
President of Soviet Union ended cold War and tried to rebuild…
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World History B Unit 8
Civil Disobedience
Mao Zedong
Marshall Plan
Berlin Airlift
Refusing to obey certain laws as a form of protest for the pu…
First ruler of communist China
A U.S policy that invested billions of dollars in Western Eur…
A tactic where cargo planes would drop needed supplies
Civil Disobedience
Refusing to obey certain laws as a form of protest for the pu…
Mao Zedong
First ruler of communist China
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WORLD HISTORY: Unit 8
Han
General Li Yuan
tributary states
Faster growing rice
After the fall of which dynasty did the Tang dynasty begin?
Who led the revolt that caused the formation of the Tang dyna…
Nations taken over by an empire that have to pay tribute to t…
What did the Song Dynasty develop that allowed 2 crops per se…
Han
After the fall of which dynasty did the Tang dynasty begin?
General Li Yuan
Who led the revolt that caused the formation of the Tang dyna…
World History Unit 8
Five Pillars of Islam
Hajj
Muhammad
Caliph
Shahadah = creed "there is no God but Allah and Muhammad is h…
Is an annual Islamic pilgrimage to Mecca, and a mandatory rel…
got visits from angel ... recitations of Quran... died 632
the chief Muslim civil and religious ruler, regarded as the s…
Five Pillars of Islam
Shahadah = creed "there is no God but Allah and Muhammad is h…
Hajj
Is an annual Islamic pilgrimage to Mecca, and a mandatory rel…
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World History Unit 8
Guilds
apprentice
Gothic
Flying Buttress
associations of people who worked at the same craft or trade…
a person who learns a skill under a master of the trade
a style of church architecture developed during the 1100s cha…
an arched stone support on the outside of buildings, which al…
Guilds
associations of people who worked at the same craft or trade…
apprentice
a person who learns a skill under a master of the trade
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Unit 8 World History
Industrial Revolution
Enclosures
Crop Rotation
Industrialization
The increase use of machines in factories/England-mid 1700s
where landowners experimented with more effective seeding to…
one year-wheat, which exhausted soil nutrients next year-turn…
process of developing machine production of goods, required r…
Industrial Revolution
The increase use of machines in factories/England-mid 1700s
Enclosures
where landowners experimented with more effective seeding to…
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World History Unit 8
The Triple Entente was an alliance bet…
A stalemate occurred on the __________…
The Ottoman empire was dissolved after…
Prior to the outbreak of World War 1,…
France
Western
Manclates
Austria- Hungary
The Triple Entente was an alliance bet…
France
A stalemate occurred on the __________…
Western
World History Unit 8
globalization
European Union
Euro
Deficit
economies, politics, cultures, and societies are more connect…
organization of all European countries.
Common Currency established by European Union
country spent more than it took in.
globalization
economies, politics, cultures, and societies are more connect…
European Union
organization of all European countries.
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Unit 8 JH World History 7 Review
indulgences
Martin Luther
Calvinist
predestination
A release from sin, sold by the Catholic church, said to redu…
-95 Thesis ... -believed that God would freely give salvation to…
Doctrine was similar to that of Lutherans' except Calvinists…
Calvin's religious theory that God has already planned out a…
indulgences
A release from sin, sold by the Catholic church, said to redu…
Martin Luther
-95 Thesis ... -believed that God would freely give salvation to…
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World History Unit 8
Absolute Monarchy
Louis XIV
Versailles
Divine Right
A form of government in which a ruler has complete authority…
Louis XIV (1638-1715) served as king of France (1643-1715) an…
Royal French residence and seat of government established by…
Idea that a ruler's authority came directly from God.
Absolute Monarchy
A form of government in which a ruler has complete authority…
Louis XIV
Louis XIV (1638-1715) served as king of France (1643-1715) an…
unit 8 world history
Hitler
Africa Campaign
Allied Powers
Amritsar Massacre
dictator in Germany who rose to power in the 1930s
Nazis wanted control of the Suez Canal - fought GB for it - t…
term for Great Britain, France, Russia, and Serbia in World W…
1919 incident in which British soldiers opened fire on unarme…
Hitler
dictator in Germany who rose to power in the 1930s
Africa Campaign
Nazis wanted control of the Suez Canal - fought GB for it - t…
Unit 8 World History
Nationalism
Conservatism
Liberalism
Militarism
A strong feeling of pride in and devotion to one's country
A political or theological orientation advocating the preserv…
A belief that government can and should achieve justice and e…
A policy of glorifying military power and keeping a standing…
Nationalism
A strong feeling of pride in and devotion to one's country
Conservatism
A political or theological orientation advocating the preserv…
Unit 8 World History
The Cold War
The Iron Curtain
Israel
West and East Germany
The era of a state of tensions between the U.S. and Soviet Un…
The symbolic line of separation between democratic western eu…
Jews created this new nation in 1948 out of land Arabs had co…
This nation was split into a democratic western nation and a…
The Cold War
The era of a state of tensions between the U.S. and Soviet Un…
The Iron Curtain
The symbolic line of separation between democratic western eu…
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World History Unit 8
Satellite state
Policy of containment
Arms race
Domino theory
A country that is formally independent in the world but under…
Military strategy to stop the expansion of an enemy.
Competition between two or more parties to have the best arme…
Theory that if one country in a region became communist then…
Satellite state
A country that is formally independent in the world but under…
Policy of containment
Military strategy to stop the expansion of an enemy.
World history unit 8
Containment-
Brinkmanship-
United Nations
Iron Curtain-
policy directed at blocking soviet influence and stopping the…
reliable source of nuclear weapons and airplanes
-international organization was intended to protect the membe…
came to represent europe's division into mostly democratic We…
Containment-
policy directed at blocking soviet influence and stopping the…
Brinkmanship-
reliable source of nuclear weapons and airplanes
World History Unit 8
Absolute monarch
Imperial Palace
Pragmatic Solution
Junkers
A king or queen who has unlimited power and seeks to control…
...
...
...
Absolute monarch
A king or queen who has unlimited power and seeks to control…
Imperial Palace
...
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World History Unit 8
Militarism
King George
Kaiser Wilhelm
Tsar Nicholas II
The glorification of the military and the build up of armaments
The monarch of Great Britain during WW1
The monarch of Germany during WW1
The monarch of Russia during WW1
Militarism
The glorification of the military and the build up of armaments
King George
The monarch of Great Britain during WW1
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World History Unit 8
Moluccas (Spice Islands)
Prince Henry
cartographers
Vasco da Gama
an island chain in present-day Indonesia, which Europeans in…
Portuguese prince and patron of explorers who helped his fath…
map makers
Portuguese explorer and navigator who in 1498 was the first p…
Moluccas (Spice Islands)
an island chain in present-day Indonesia, which Europeans in…
Prince Henry
Portuguese prince and patron of explorers who helped his fath…
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unit 8, world history
Hobbes
locke
state of nature
natural rights
English philosopher and political theorist best known for his…
Wrote Two Treatises of Government. Said human nature lived fr…
The basis of natural rights philosophy; a state of nature is…
Life, Liberty, and Property
Hobbes
English philosopher and political theorist best known for his…
locke
Wrote Two Treatises of Government. Said human nature lived fr…
World History unit 8
The Cold War
The Iron Curtain
Israel
West and East Germany
The era of a state of tensions between the U.S. and Soviet Un…
The symbolic line of separation between democratic western eu…
Jews created this new nation in 1948 out of land Arabs had co…
This nation was split into a democratic western nation and a…
The Cold War
The era of a state of tensions between the U.S. and Soviet Un…
The Iron Curtain
The symbolic line of separation between democratic western eu…
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Unit 8 World History
Rebirth of western europe
Italy rich due to trade routes
Religious humanism
Lots of art work
What was the renaissance
Which country did the Renaissance being in
What was unique about the northern renaissance
How did wealthy patrons contribute to the growth of the renai…
Rebirth of western europe
What was the renaissance
Italy rich due to trade routes
Which country did the Renaissance being in
WORLD HISTORY UNIT 8
Shinto
Regent
Prince Shotoku
Embassy
Means "way of the gods" A religion based on respect for natur…
Appointed to a child, if the child succeeded to the throne.
Was on of Japans most important regents.
An office of a government in another country.
Shinto
Means "way of the gods" A religion based on respect for natur…
Regent
Appointed to a child, if the child succeeded to the throne.
World History Unit 8
Nikita Khrushchev
Containment
NATO
Warsaw Pact
came to represent Europe's division into mostly democratic We…
a policy directed at blocking soviet influence and stopping t…
in 1949, 10 western European nations joined with the united s…
when the soviet union saw NATO as a threat and formed its own…
Nikita Khrushchev
came to represent Europe's division into mostly democratic We…
Containment
a policy directed at blocking soviet influence and stopping t…
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World History Unit 8
domino theory
Bloc
real wages
de-Stallination
the belief held by U.S. policymakers that if the Communists s…
a group of nations with a common purpose
the actual purchasing power of income
the porcess of eliminating the more ruthless polices of Stalin
domino theory
the belief held by U.S. policymakers that if the Communists s…
Bloc
a group of nations with a common purpose
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World History Unit 8
War equipment and supplies.
A compulsory enrollment of men for mil…
The development of forcing trade and e…
Devotion to one's nation and to its po…
Armament
Conscription
Imperialism
Nationalism
War equipment and supplies.
Armament
A compulsory enrollment of men for mil…
Conscription
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World History: Unit 8
Vietnam, Cambodia, & Laos
Japan took over
Food & land
Catastrophe, millions of deaths
French controlled these countries in Asia
Weakened Southeast Asian colonies
Communists promised...
Great Leap Forward's results
Vietnam, Cambodia, & Laos
French controlled these countries in Asia
Japan took over
Weakened Southeast Asian colonies
World History Unit 8
Aristotle
Copernicus
Rene Descartes
Francis Bacon
What Ancient Greek philosopher thought perfect planets moved…
Who proposed a sun centered universe, but waited until he was…
Who said "I think, therefore I am"?
Who developed the scientific method and said "Knowledge is Po…
Aristotle
What Ancient Greek philosopher thought perfect planets moved…
Copernicus
Who proposed a sun centered universe, but waited until he was…
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World History Unit 8
appeasement
Winston Churchill
Axis Powers
Non-aggression pact
Accepting demands in order to avoid conflict
British Prime Minister during WWII
Alliance of Germany, Italy, and Japan during World War II.
1939-Secret agreement between German leader Hitler and Soviet…
appeasement
Accepting demands in order to avoid conflict
Winston Churchill
British Prime Minister during WWII
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World History Unit 8
Maritime Revolution
How did Ming Dynasty help restore trad…
Maritime Exploration
Isolationism
New tech. and improved navigation. Allowed Europe and Asia to…
Reintroduced civil service and classical Chinese culture (art…
Had treasure ships, forced tributes to China
Devoting efforts of one's country to itself and avoiding fore…
Maritime Revolution
New tech. and improved navigation. Allowed Europe and Asia to…
How did Ming Dynasty help restore trad…
Reintroduced civil service and classical Chinese culture (art…
World History unit 8
The Cold War
The Iron Curtain
Israel
West and East Germany
The era of a state of tensions between the U.S. and Soviet Un…
The symbolic line of separation between democratic western eu…
Jews created this new nation in 1948 out of land Arabs had co…
This nation was split into a democratic western nation and a…
The Cold War
The era of a state of tensions between the U.S. and Soviet Un…
The Iron Curtain
The symbolic line of separation between democratic western eu…
World History Unit 8
Industrial Revolution
enclosures
crop rotation
industrialization
A series of improvements in industrial technology that transf…
One of the fenced-in or hedged-in fields created by wealthy B…
Planting different crops at different times to avoid nutrient…
Process of industrial development in which countries evolve e…
Industrial Revolution
A series of improvements in industrial technology that transf…
enclosures
One of the fenced-in or hedged-in fields created by wealthy B…
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Unit 8 // World History
Britain
Trade
Navigation Act
King George III of England
Who becomes a world power?
What becomes restricted?
What is the Act that attempted to regulate trade and manufact…
Who was treating the colonists unfairly?
Britain
Who becomes a world power?
Trade
What becomes restricted?
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World History Vocabulary Unit 8
Absolute Monarch
Divine Right
Huguenots
Edicts of Nantes
A system of government in which the head of state is a heredi…
Belief that a rulers authority comes directly from god.
French Protestants
A document that said Catholicism was the official religion of…
Absolute Monarch
A system of government in which the head of state is a heredi…
Divine Right
Belief that a rulers authority comes directly from god.
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World History Unit 8 Vocabulary
globalization
European Union
Euro
Deficit
economies, politics, cultures, and societies become integrate…
International organizations made up pf 2 dozen European count…
common currency used by member nations of the European Union
the country spends more than it takes in
globalization
economies, politics, cultures, and societies become integrate…
European Union
International organizations made up pf 2 dozen European count…
World History Unit 8 Vocab
Geocentric Theory
scientific revolution
heliocentric theory
scientific method
Idea that earth is the center of the universe
emergence of science during early modern period
Idea that the sun is the center of the universe
characterize natural science during the 17 century
Geocentric Theory
Idea that earth is the center of the universe
scientific revolution
emergence of science during early modern period
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World History I Unit 8 Vocab
Mohenjo-Daro
Harappa
Indus Valley
subcontinent
A ruined prehistoric city of Pakistan in the Indus River vall…
A locality in the Indus River valley of the Punjab in Pakista…
Indus River - an Asian river that rises in Tibet and flows th…
1. A large landmass, such as India, that is part of a contine…
Mohenjo-Daro
A ruined prehistoric city of Pakistan in the Indus River vall…
Harappa
A locality in the Indus River valley of the Punjab in Pakista…
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World History Unit 8 Vocab
Industrial Revolution
Enclosure
Crop rotation
Industrialization
The shift, beginning in England during the 18th century, from…
One of the fenced-in or hedged-in fields created by wealthy B…
The system of growing a different crop in a field each year t…
The development of industries for the machine production of g…
Industrial Revolution
The shift, beginning in England during the 18th century, from…
Enclosure
One of the fenced-in or hedged-in fields created by wealthy B…
World History: Unit 8 Terms
Abdicate
Alliance
Continuance of Alliances
Armistice
(of a monarch) renounce of one's throne; result of failure to…
a union or association formed for mutual benefit, especially…
an agreement made by opposing sides in a war to stop fighting…
Abdicate
(of a monarch) renounce of one's throne; result of failure to…
Alliance
a union or association formed for mutual benefit, especially…
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