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Chapter 12 Vocabulary World History
Constitution of 1917
Panama Canal
Berlin Conference
Roosevelt Corollary to the Monroe Doct…
document that set up a government led by a president and crea…
Central American waterway opened in 1914
created guidelines for the colonization of Africa
statement that claimed the right of the U.S. to intervene in…
Constitution of 1917
document that set up a government led by a president and crea…
Panama Canal
Central American waterway opened in 1914
World History Chapter 12 Vocabulary
Sui Dynasty
Grand Canal
Xi'an
Zen
Started the building of the Grand Canal
World's largest and oldest canal
Capital of Tang; had 2 million people
Famous sect of Buddhism
Sui Dynasty
Started the building of the Grand Canal
Grand Canal
World's largest and oldest canal
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History Chapter 12: African Civilizations
savannas
griots
kinship
animism
flat grasslands with few trees
storytellers in African civilizations
connection among people by blood, marriage or adoption
belief that spirits exist in natural objects
savannas
flat grasslands with few trees
griots
storytellers in African civilizations
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Chapter 12 Vocabulary World History
Imperialism
Protectorate
King Mongkut and King Chulalongkorn
Commodore George Dewey
The extension of a nation's power over other lands
A political unit that depends on another government for its p…
Kings that promoted Western learning and maintained friendly…
Commander of the U.S. Naval forces in the Spanish-American War.
Imperialism
The extension of a nation's power over other lands
Protectorate
A political unit that depends on another government for its p…
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World History Chapter 12
satellite state
policy of containment
arms race
deterrence
a country that is economically and politically dependent on a…
a plan to keep something, such as communism, within its exist…
building up armies and stores of weapons to keep up with an e…
security policy which holds that if two sides in a political…
satellite state
a country that is economically and politically dependent on a…
policy of containment
a plan to keep something, such as communism, within its exist…
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World History Chapter 12 Vocabulary
Tang Taizong
Wu Zhao
movable type
gentry
the Tang emperor who started the Tang Dynasty.... Reigned from 6…
the empress who ruled during the campaign in Korea.... She later…
blocks of metal or wood, each bearing a single character, tha…
a class of powerful, well-to-do people who enjoy a high socia…
Tang Taizong
the Tang emperor who started the Tang Dynasty.... Reigned from 6…
Wu Zhao
the empress who ruled during the campaign in Korea.... She later…
World History Vocabulary Chapter 12
Piety
Reform
Corruption
Papal
Religious Feeling
To Change
Dishonest action
Anything relating the Pope
Piety
Religious Feeling
Reform
To Change
World History, Chapter 12 - Vocabulary
Arabia
Caravan
Islam
Kaaba
is located in the southwest corner of Asia
is a group of traders that travel together
the messages Muhammad believed he received form the basis of…
a very important shrine
Arabia
is located in the southwest corner of Asia
Caravan
is a group of traders that travel together
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World History Chapter 12
The country in which the Reformation b…
While a priest, Luther discovered thro…
Who sold indulgences in Martin Luther'…
Written in 1530, the doctrinal standar…
Germany
Salvation is by faith
Johann Tetzel
Augsburg Confession
The country in which the Reformation b…
Germany
While a priest, Luther discovered thro…
Salvation is by faith
World History Vocabulary (chapter 12)
Imperialism
Rasicm
Protectorate
Exploit
The extension of a nation's power over other lands
The belief that race determines a persons traits and capabili…
A political unit that depends on another government for its p…
To make use of meanly or unfairly for one's own advantage
Imperialism
The extension of a nation's power over other lands
Rasicm
The belief that race determines a persons traits and capabili…
World History Chapter 12 Review
Renaissance
humanism
secular
vernacular
A flowering of culture, based on classical Greek and roman Id…
Appreciation for the basic worth of individual achievement
non-religious, worldly
the native language of a people, region, or country
Renaissance
A flowering of culture, based on classical Greek and roman Id…
humanism
Appreciation for the basic worth of individual achievement
Chapter 12 Vocabulary World History
absolute monarchy
balance of power
divine right
mercenary
Ruler with complete authority over the government and lives o…
Distribution of military and economic power that prevents any…
Belief that a ruler's authority comes directly from God
Soldier serving in a foreign army for pay
absolute monarchy
Ruler with complete authority over the government and lives o…
balance of power
Distribution of military and economic power that prevents any…
Chapter 12 Vocabulary World History
Imperialism
Racism
Protectorate
Exploit
The extension of a nation's power over other lands
The belief that race determines a person's traits and capabil…
A political unit that depends on another government for its p…
To make use of meanly or unfairly for one's own advantage
Imperialism
The extension of a nation's power over other lands
Racism
The belief that race determines a person's traits and capabil…
World History Chapter 12 Vocabulary
imperialism
sphere of influence
protectorate
Usman dan Fodio
the domination by one country of the political, economic, or…
an area in which an outside power claimed exclusive investmen…
local rulers were left in place but were expected to follow t…
scholar and preacher that denounced Hausa rulers; called for…
imperialism
the domination by one country of the political, economic, or…
sphere of influence
an area in which an outside power claimed exclusive investmen…
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World History Chapter 12 Vocabulary
Mongols
Genghis/Chinggis Khan
Nomadism
Shamanism
"A people of this name is mentioned as early as the records o…
"The title of Temujin when he ruled the Mongols (1206-1227).…
"A way of life, forced by a scarcity of resources, in which g…
A religious belief followed by all of the Mongols, in which s…
Mongols
"A people of this name is mentioned as early as the records o…
Genghis/Chinggis Khan
"The title of Temujin when he ruled the Mongols (1206-1227).…
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World History Vocabulary Chapter 12
Imperialism
Racism
Protectorate
Indirect rule
The extension of a nation's power over other lands
The belief that race determines a person's traits and capabil…
A political unit that depends on another government for its p…
A colonial government in which local rulers are allowed to ma…
Imperialism
The extension of a nation's power over other lands
Racism
The belief that race determines a person's traits and capabil…
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World History Chapter 12
feudalism
Chivalry
Pope Urban II
First Crusade
a way of life based upon the ownership and use of land
the code of conduct for the nobility and the knights which st…
proclaimed the beginning of the crusades
only successful crusade; took Jerusalem and established 4 lit…
feudalism
a way of life based upon the ownership and use of land
Chivalry
the code of conduct for the nobility and the knights which st…
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Chapter 12 vocabulary World History
Enclosure Movement
Capital
Entrepreneur
Cottage Industry
In Great Britain during the 1700s, the parliamentary decree t…
Money available for investment.
A person interested in finding new business opportunities and…
A method of Production in which tasks are done by individuals…
Enclosure Movement
In Great Britain during the 1700s, the parliamentary decree t…
Capital
Money available for investment.
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World History Vocabulary Chapter 12
Urban Society
Secular
Mercenary
Dowry
Powerful city-states in the center of political economic, and…
Worldly
Soldiers who sold their services to the highest bidder
A sum of money given by the wife's family to the husband upon…
Urban Society
Powerful city-states in the center of political economic, and…
Secular
Worldly
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Medieval World Chapter 12: "Ghana: A West African Trading Empire"
evaporation
Ghana
maintained
matrilineal
the process in which a liquid, such as water, turns into a gas.
a medieval civilization and empire in West Africa.
to continue in the same way.
a family line traced through the mother.
evaporation
the process in which a liquid, such as water, turns into a gas.
Ghana
a medieval civilization and empire in West Africa.
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World History: Chapter 12 Vocabulary
imperialism
protectorate
sphere of influence
Usman dan Fodio
the domination by one country of the political, economic, or…
local rulers left in place but expected to follow advice of E…
an area in which an outside power claimed exclusive investmen…
scholar and preacher who denounced the corruption of the loca…
imperialism
the domination by one country of the political, economic, or…
protectorate
local rulers left in place but expected to follow advice of E…
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Chapter 12 World History Vocabulary
Urban Society
Secular
Mercenaries
Dowry
social, popular, and powerful city-state
worldly
soildiers who sold their services to the highest bidder
a sum of money that the wife's family gave to the husband
Urban Society
social, popular, and powerful city-state
Secular
worldly
World History - Chapter 12
Sui Dynasty
Grand Canal
Xi'an
Zen
Started the building of the Grand Canal
World's largest and oldest canal
Capital of Tang; had 2 million people
Famous sect of Buddhism
Sui Dynasty
Started the building of the Grand Canal
Grand Canal
World's largest and oldest canal
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Chapter 12 World History Vocabulary
Imperialism
Prestige
Protectorate
Sphere of Influence
domination by one country of the political, economic, or cult…
the power to impress or influence because of success or wealth
country with its own government but under the control of an o…
area in which and outside power claims exclusive investment o…
Imperialism
domination by one country of the political, economic, or cult…
Prestige
the power to impress or influence because of success or wealth
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AP World History Chapter 12 and 13 vocabulary
Mongols
Genghis khan
yaun empire
bubonic plague
a people of this name is mentioned as early as the records of…
founder of the mongol empire
empire created in china and Siberia by khubilai khan
bacterial disease (spread human to human by coughing). it is…
Mongols
a people of this name is mentioned as early as the records of…
Genghis khan
founder of the mongol empire
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world history chapter 12
feudalism
fiefs
knights
vassal
was a highly decentralized form of government that stressed a…
pieces of land given to vassals by their lord (estates with p…
Warriors who fought on horseback
In feudal Europe, a person who received a grant of land from…
feudalism
was a highly decentralized form of government that stressed a…
fiefs
pieces of land given to vassals by their lord (estates with p…
Chapter 12 World History Vocabulary
Warlords
Korea
Wendi
Economy
Military leaders who are part of the government
The peninsula in South Asia
A warlord who declared himself in 581 A.D.
An organized system where people can buy and sell things
Warlords
Military leaders who are part of the government
Korea
The peninsula in South Asia
World History Chapter 12 Vocabulary
Indians
Toltec Culture
Topiltzin
Quetzalcoatl
Misnomer created by Columbus referring to indigenous peoples…
Succeeded Teotihuacan culture in central Mexico; strongly mil…
Religious leader and reformer of the Toltecs in 10th century
Toltec deity; feathered serpent
Indians
Misnomer created by Columbus referring to indigenous peoples…
Toltec Culture
Succeeded Teotihuacan culture in central Mexico; strongly mil…
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World History Chapter 12
1. A way of life in which people trave…
2. _________________was the name of a…
3. ____________refers to the inner str…
4. The Ottomans were__________________…
nomadic
Islam
Jihad
Sunni
1. A way of life in which people trave…
nomadic
2. _________________was the name of a…
Islam
World History Chapter 12
apprentice
fallow
guild
harness
people who learn a trade under a master... such as a squire or…
land not used for farming during a season... resting, or not in…
a medieval organization formed to protect the interests of wo…
leather straps that fasten a horse to a plow, cart, or wagon
apprentice
people who learn a trade under a master... such as a squire or…
fallow
land not used for farming during a season... resting, or not in…
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World History Chapter 12 Vocabulary
Enclosure movement
Capital
Entrepreneurs
James Watt
Parliament passed this laws in the 1700s, and landowners fenc…
A ready supply of money.
They found new ways to make profits in a laissez-faire market…
A Scottish engineer. He made changes that enabled the engine…
Enclosure movement
Parliament passed this laws in the 1700s, and landowners fenc…
Capital
A ready supply of money.
WORLD HISTORY CHAPTER 12 VOCABULARY
Movable type
Gentry
Lily foot
Steppe
Blocks that can be arranged for printing
Class of powerful, well to do people
The habit of binding women's feet in China
Dry grass covered plain
Movable type
Blocks that can be arranged for printing
Gentry
Class of powerful, well to do people
Chapter 12 Vocabulary- World History
Ancien Regime
Estate
bourgeoisie
Deficit Spending
Old order; system of government in pre-revolution France.
Social class
The middle class
Situation in which the government spends more money than it t…
Ancien Regime
Old order; system of government in pre-revolution France.
Estate
Social class
World History Chapter 12 Vocabulary
Mayor of the palace
count
feudalism
fief
government officials
local officials
a new political system that developed in western Europe
estates with peasants
Mayor of the palace
government officials
count
local officials
World History Chapter 12 Vocabulary
urban society
secular
mercenary
dowry
A system in which cities are the center of political, economi…
Concerned with worldly rather than spiritual matters
A professional soldier hired by a foreign army
Custom in which the family of a woman transfers property or w…
urban society
A system in which cities are the center of political, economi…
secular
Concerned with worldly rather than spiritual matters
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World History Chapter 12 Vocabulary
medieval
abbot
missi dominici
vassal
Middle Ages
head of a monastery
royal agents for Charlemagne
receive a fief from a lord
medieval
Middle Ages
abbot
head of a monastery
World History Chapter 12 Vocabulary
imperialism
racism
protectorate
indirect rule
the extension of a nation's power over other lands
the belief that race determines a person's traits and capabil…
a political unit that depends on another government for its p…
a colonial government in which local rulers are allowed to ma…
imperialism
the extension of a nation's power over other lands
racism
the belief that race determines a person's traits and capabil…
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World History- Chapter 12 Vocabulary
urban society
secular
mercenaries
dowry
a system in which cities are the center of political, economi…
worldly
a soldier who sells his services to the highest bidder
a gift of money or property paid at the time of marriage, eit…
urban society
a system in which cities are the center of political, economi…
secular
worldly
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World history chapter 12 vocabulary
Savanna
Desertification
Slash and burn agriculture
Nuclear family
a grassy plain
the process by which fertile land becomes desert, typically a…
technique that involves the cutting and burning of plants in…
People that work and live together
Savanna
a grassy plain
Desertification
the process by which fertile land becomes desert, typically a…
World History Chapter 12 Vocabulary
Renaissance
Humanism
Secular
Patrons
"Rebirth." Refers to a revival of art and learning.
Comes from the study of classical texts. An intellectual move…
Concerned with the world here and now. Worldy rather than spi…
Financially supported the arts
Renaissance
"Rebirth." Refers to a revival of art and learning.
Humanism
Comes from the study of classical texts. An intellectual move…
Chapter 12 World History Vocabulary
Tang Taizong
Gentry
Pastoralists
Genghis Khan
Emperor from 626 to 649 of China.
A class or powerful well-to-do people who enjoy a high social…
A member of a nomadic group that herds domesticated animals.
The leader of the Mongols, that was barbaric and concord most…
Tang Taizong
Emperor from 626 to 649 of China.
Gentry
A class or powerful well-to-do people who enjoy a high social…
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World History: Chapter 12 Vocabulary
Urban Society
Mercenary
Secular
Dowry
City-centered
soldiers who sold their services to the highest bidder
worldwide
money or gifts given to the husband's family from the wife's…
Urban Society
City-centered
Mercenary
soldiers who sold their services to the highest bidder
World History Chapter 12 Vocabulary
medieval
abbot
missi dominici
vassal
middle ages
head of monastery
royal agents for Charlemagne
receives fief form lord
medieval
middle ages
abbot
head of monastery
World History Chapter 12 Vocabulary
Urban Society
Secular
Mercenaries
Dowry
power city-states based around the Italian political, social,…
a worldly viewpoint
soldiers who sold their services to the highest bidder
a sum of money that wife's family gave to the husband upon ma…
Urban Society
power city-states based around the Italian political, social,…
Secular
a worldly viewpoint
World History: Chapter 12 Vocabulary
imperialism
protectorate
sphere of influence
missionary
domination by one country of the political, economic, or cult…
country with its own government but under the control of an o…
area in which an outside power claims exclusive investment or…
someone sent on a religious mission
imperialism
domination by one country of the political, economic, or cult…
protectorate
country with its own government but under the control of an o…
World History: Chapter 12 Vocabulary
Opium War
Extraterritorial rights
Taiping Rebellion
Sphere of Influence
between Britain and China; over Britain's opium trade in China
foreign residents from laws of a country
rebellion against Qing Dynasty in China
foreign region in which a nation has control over trade and o…
Opium War
between Britain and China; over Britain's opium trade in China
Extraterritorial rights
foreign residents from laws of a country
Chapter 12 Vocabulary World History
lay investiture
interdict
sacrament
heresy
the practice by which secular rulers both choose nominees to…
a decree by the pope that forbade priests from giving the sac…
a christian rite
the denial of basic church doctrines
lay investiture
the practice by which secular rulers both choose nominees to…
interdict
a decree by the pope that forbade priests from giving the sac…
World History Chapter 12 Vocabulary
Protectorate
Queen Lil
Pan-Americanism
Yellow Journalism
A country that is technically independent but is actually und…
She ascended the Hawaiian throne in 1891. She dislike the inf…
The idea that the U.S. and Latin America should work together…
Type of sensational, biased, and often false reporting for th…
Protectorate
A country that is technically independent but is actually und…
Queen Lil
She ascended the Hawaiian throne in 1891. She dislike the inf…
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World History Chapter 12 Vocabulary
Urban Society
Secular
Mercenary
Dowry
A system in which cities are the center of political, economi…
Worldly
A soldier that sells his services to the highest bidder
A sum of money given by the wife's family to the husband upon…
Urban Society
A system in which cities are the center of political, economi…
Secular
Worldly
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World History Chapter 12 Vocabulary
Tang Taizong
Ch'ang
divided
Hangzhou
The Tang emperor who began great achievements for the Tang Dy…
In 907, Chinese rebels burned the Tang capital at ___________
Rival warlords _________ China into separate kingdoms
The Song rulers established a grand new capital at __________
Tang Taizong
The Tang emperor who began great achievements for the Tang Dy…
Ch'ang
In 907, Chinese rebels burned the Tang capital at ___________
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