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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
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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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…
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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…
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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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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
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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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
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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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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 - Emergence of the Cold War
NATO
Mikhail Gorbachev
perestroika
Vaclav Havel
..
..
...
...
NATO
..
Mikhail Gorbachev
..
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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 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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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…
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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
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
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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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Unit 8 World History - Early Middle Ages
Clovis
Charles Martel
Charlemagne
Eleanor of Aquitaine
A pagan king who established a kingdom of many Germanic kingd…
The Frankish commander for the Battle of Tours. He defeated t…
1st Holy Roman Emperor. Had a 46 year reign as ruler of the F…
(1122-1204) Eleanor of Aquitaine was one of the most remarkab…
Clovis
A pagan king who established a kingdom of many Germanic kingd…
Charles Martel
The Frankish commander for the Battle of Tours. He defeated t…
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World History Unit 8
Jiang Jieshi
Mao Zedong
Annexing Austria
Anti-Comintern Pact
Chinese general and politician he succeeded Sun Yixian as lea…
Leader of the Chinese Communists; he led a successful revolut…
Germany would conquer Austria and people supported this
agreement signed between Germany and Japan in which they esta…
Jiang Jieshi
Chinese general and politician he succeeded Sun Yixian as lea…
Mao Zedong
Leader of the Chinese Communists; he led a successful revolut…
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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…
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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…
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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…
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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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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…
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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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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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JH World History Unit 8 Review
What were the church abuses that Luthe…
Of all of these abuses, which angered…
What were the differing beliefs of the…
What was the Society of Jesus (Jesuits…
-Bishops and the pope broke their religious vows and fathered…
The sale of indulgences. Luther believed that a person could…
Lutherans... -Salvation is gained through faith alone... -People sh…
It was the most influential of the new religious orders. It w…
What were the church abuses that Luthe…
-Bishops and the pope broke their religious vows and fathered…
Of all of these abuses, which angered…
The sale of indulgences. Luther believed that a person could…
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World History II: Unit 8 Contemporary World
Developed country
Developing country
Migration
Ethnic Conflict
A modern, industrialized country in which people are generall…
A nation where the average income is much lower than in indus…
A movement of people or animals from one region to another.
An ethnic conflict is a war between groups of people of diffe…
Developed country
A modern, industrialized country in which people are generall…
Developing country
A nation where the average income is much lower than in indus…
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Unit 8 world history
Increased trade
Through trade
Large population losses, laborers able…
New weaponry and technology, use of pa…
What did the crusades do in fhe middle ages?
How did the Black Plague spread in the middle ages
What were the effects of the decline of medieval feudalism?
The effects of the hundreds years war
Increased trade
What did the crusades do in fhe middle ages?
Through trade
How did the Black Plague spread in the middle ages
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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
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
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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.
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World History Unit 8
imperialism
Triple Alliane
Triple Entente
fight other countries to unite people
push for more colonies
Germany, Austria-Hungary, Italy
France, Great Britain, Russia
some historians believe this helped internal problems in coun…
imperialism
push for more colonies
Triple Alliane
Germany, Austria-Hungary, Italy
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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…
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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
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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Unit 8 Study Guide: World History
List 3 circumstances that led to the S…
What was the heliocentric theory and w…
What were the 5 different concepts tha…
Explain the 3 major impacts of the Enl…
Travel - During the Renaissance, European explorers traveled…
The idea that the Earth and the other planets revolve around…
Reason - Enlightened thinkers believed truth could be discove…
Belief in progress - society can get better.... More secular, n…
List 3 circumstances that led to the S…
Travel - During the Renaissance, European explorers traveled…
What was the heliocentric theory and w…
The idea that the Earth and the other planets revolve around…
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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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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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HS World History Unit 8 Review
What is the United Nations? (532)
What was the iron curtain? (533)
What is containment? (533)
What is the Truman Doctrine? (534)
An international organization set up after WWII to protect it…
A phrase that came to represent Europe's division into mostly…
A foreign policy directed at blocking Soviet influence and st…
Announced by President Harry Truman in 1947, a US policy of g…
What is the United Nations? (532)
An international organization set up after WWII to protect it…
What was the iron curtain? (533)
A phrase that came to represent Europe's division into mostly…
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World History Unit 8 - Rising Conflicts (Early 20th Century)
Abdicate
Alliances
Armistice
Arms Race
To officially step down from power.
Agreements between countries or organizations to support anot…
Peace called to officially end World War I, signed on Nov 11,…
a competition between nations to have the most powerful armam…
Abdicate
To officially step down from power.
Alliances
Agreements between countries or organizations to support anot…
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AP World History Unit 8
The Songhay Empire
Songhay Adminstration
Fall of Songhay
Swahili Decline
The Songhay Empire Songhay rulers fabricated a prospering cit…
Sunni Ali built an elaborate administrative and military appa…
The Songhay domain commanded west Africa for a large portion…
The Swahili city conditions of east Africa fell on harsh time…
The Songhay Empire
The Songhay Empire Songhay rulers fabricated a prospering cit…
Songhay Adminstration
Sunni Ali built an elaborate administrative and military appa…
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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.
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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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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
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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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