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World History
Culture
Artifacts
Paleolithic Era
Nomads
a group's knowledge, language, beliefs, customs, and religion…
Objects that people in the past have made. Example: Pottery,…
Known as Old stone age, last for about 2.5 million years. (Le…
People who move from place to place in search of food and wat…
Culture
a group's knowledge, language, beliefs, customs, and religion…
Artifacts
Objects that people in the past have made. Example: Pottery,…
World History
Sumerians
Mandate of Heaven
Ziggurat
The Silk Road
In mesopotamia, they were among the first groups to build a c…
A legacy of the Zhou Dynasty. It is the concept that dynastic…
A form of temple common to the SumeriansBabylonians and Assyr…
A series of trade route that connected different empires of t…
Sumerians
In mesopotamia, they were among the first groups to build a c…
Mandate of Heaven
A legacy of the Zhou Dynasty. It is the concept that dynastic…
137 terms
World History
Culture
Artifacts
Paleolithic Era
Nomads
a group's knowledge, language, beliefs, customs, and religion…
Objects that people in the past have made. Example: Pottery,…
Known as Old stone age, last for about 2.5 million years. (Le…
People who move from place to place in search of food and wat…
Culture
a group's knowledge, language, beliefs, customs, and religion…
Artifacts
Objects that people in the past have made. Example: Pottery,…
19 terms
World History
artifacts
archaeologist
culture
civilization
objects left behind by humans
scientists who study artifacts left behind by humans
a set of beliefs, knowledge and patterns of living that peopl…
complex culture with cities, workers, institutions, records,…
artifacts
objects left behind by humans
archaeologist
scientists who study artifacts left behind by humans
273 terms
World History
The line graph shows US defense spendi…
Which country launched the first satel…
The closest the world came to war duri…
Which of the following resulted from t…
It dropped by approximately $30,000 million.
the Soviet Union
Cuba.
Vietnam is united under a Communist government.... Support for…
The line graph shows US defense spendi…
It dropped by approximately $30,000 million.
Which country launched the first satel…
the Soviet Union
World History
pastoral
Nomadic
Agricultural
Theocracy
describes an economy based on herding animals
Refers to people who move around in search of food by gatheri…
Describes an economy based on farming
Rule by priests
pastoral
describes an economy based on herding animals
Nomadic
Refers to people who move around in search of food by gatheri…
27 terms
World War II - World History
Treaty of Versailles and Germany
League of Nations
Blitzkreig
Nonagression Pact
Punish Germany, pay reparations, give up territory, make them…
A global association formed in 1919 to promote peace. It was…
"Lighting Wars" type of fast-moving warfare used by German fo…
a pact between Germany and the USSR saying,"You don't mess wi…
Treaty of Versailles and Germany
Punish Germany, pay reparations, give up territory, make them…
League of Nations
A global association formed in 1919 to promote peace. It was…
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World History: Intro to World History
History (3 parts)
Historians
Narrative
Chronology
1. Who we are and why we are the way we are.... 2. A chronologic…
Explain the past by telling the stories of what actually happ…
Something that is told; a story.
A measure of time or order of events.
History (3 parts)
1. Who we are and why we are the way we are.... 2. A chronologic…
Historians
Explain the past by telling the stories of what actually happ…
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AP World History: Ancient World
Agriculture
Agrarian
Bands/ Clans
Barbarian
The deliberate effort to modify a portion of Earth's surface…
pertaining to land or its cultivation; Ex. agrarian reform, a…
extended family groups that generally lived together
without civilizing influences
Agriculture
The deliberate effort to modify a portion of Earth's surface…
Agrarian
pertaining to land or its cultivation; Ex. agrarian reform, a…
49 terms
World History
florin
moneychangers
banca
just price
a gold coin minted in the city of florence
men experienced in measuring the value of coins
"bench", table of the money changers
price which includes the cost of materials, a fair return for…
florin
a gold coin minted in the city of florence
moneychangers
men experienced in measuring the value of coins
88 terms
World History
Divine Right of Kings
The Thirty Years War
Louis XIV treatment of Huguenots
English Civil War
The kings used religion to justify their power saying that Go…
1618-1648 Last Religious War. Protestant Bohemian Nobles vs.…
Louis XIV revoked the Edict of Nantes. Huguenots were persecu…
Parliament (Roundheads) led by Oliver Cromwell supported by t…
Divine Right of Kings
The kings used religion to justify their power saying that Go…
The Thirty Years War
1618-1648 Last Religious War. Protestant Bohemian Nobles vs.…
World History
absolute monarch
acropolis
appeasement
aqueduct
kings or queens who hod all the power within their state's bo…
fortified hilltop
giving in to an aggressor to keep peace
water system that brought water into cities and towns from a…
absolute monarch
kings or queens who hod all the power within their state's bo…
acropolis
fortified hilltop
137 terms
World History
Culture
Artifacts
Paleolithic Era
Nomads
a group's knowledge, language, beliefs, customs, and religion…
Objects that people in the past have made. Example: Pottery,…
Known as Old stone age, last for about 2.5 million years. (Le…
People who move from place to place in search of food and wat…
Culture
a group's knowledge, language, beliefs, customs, and religion…
Artifacts
Objects that people in the past have made. Example: Pottery,…
World History
Tigris and Euphrates
Mesopotamia
Hammurabi's Code
Babylon
Rivers surrounding Mesopotamia.
literally "land between rivers" birthplace of civilization.
first written law code; given to the people of Babylon.
city-state in Mesopotamia; home of ... Hammurabi; capital of the…
Tigris and Euphrates
Rivers surrounding Mesopotamia.
Mesopotamia
literally "land between rivers" birthplace of civilization.
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AP World History: Ancient World
Agriculture
Agrarian
Bands/ Clans
Barbarian
The deliberate effort to modify a portion of Earth's surface…
pertaining to land or its cultivation; Ex. agrarian reform, a…
extended family groups that generally lived together
without civilizing influences
Agriculture
The deliberate effort to modify a portion of Earth's surface…
Agrarian
pertaining to land or its cultivation; Ex. agrarian reform, a…
27 terms
World History
Neolithic Revolution
Stone Age
Mesopotamia
Sumerians
Period of time where people in the Middle East developed the…
Period of time where people made tools of stone.
The first river civilization that developed between the Tigri…
Lived in Mesopotamia and invented the wheel and the sailboat
Neolithic Revolution
Period of time where people in the Middle East developed the…
Stone Age
Period of time where people made tools of stone.
World History
Significance of Hammurabi's Code
Why are people religious?
What does GRAPES stand for?
Geography
It established the first written code of law to rule the peop…
comfort, hope, meaning for life and after life, community, fi…
Geography... Religion... Arts/Advancements... Politics... Economy... Social…
the study of where civilization lived, their land and region…
Significance of Hammurabi's Code
It established the first written code of law to rule the peop…
Why are people religious?
comfort, hope, meaning for life and after life, community, fi…
World History
historian
archaeologist
artifact
fossil
People who record the past and study written records... A person…
a scientist who learns about ancient people by studying the t…
Any object made by humans, especially those from an earlier t…
A trace of an ancient organism that has been preserved in rock.
historian
People who record the past and study written records... A person…
archaeologist
a scientist who learns about ancient people by studying the t…
137 terms
World History
Culture
Artifacts
Paleolithic Era
Nomads
a group's knowledge, language, beliefs, customs, and religion…
Objects that people in the past have made. Example: Pottery,…
Known as Old stone age, last for about 2.5 million years. (Le…
People who move from place to place in search of food and wat…
Culture
a group's knowledge, language, beliefs, customs, and religion…
Artifacts
Objects that people in the past have made. Example: Pottery,…
51 terms
World History World War 1
The assassination of Archduke Franz Fe…
Woodrow Wilson
Austria-Hungary
The Black Hand
This was the spark that started World War I. Archduke Ferdina…
This was the president who was elected in 1912, and led the U…
This Central Power empire during WWI, started the war with th…
This Serbian rebel group tassassinated Archduke Ferdinand aft…
The assassination of Archduke Franz Fe…
This was the spark that started World War I. Archduke Ferdina…
Woodrow Wilson
This was the president who was elected in 1912, and led the U…
93 terms
World History
Divine Right of Kings
The Thirty Years War
Louis XIV treatment of Huguenots
English Civil War
The kings used religion to justify their power saying that Go…
1618-1648 Last Religious War. Protestant Bohemian Nobles vs.…
Louis XIV revoked the Edict of Nantes. Huguenots were persecu…
Parliament (Roundheads) led by Oliver Cromwell supported by t…
Divine Right of Kings
The kings used religion to justify their power saying that Go…
The Thirty Years War
1618-1648 Last Religious War. Protestant Bohemian Nobles vs.…
50 terms
World History
6000
Babylon
Egypt
430 years
The earth is about this many years old.
First global superpower where everyone spoke the same language
Second global superpower because God gave them knowledge of t…
How many years the Jews were enslaved in Egypt.
6000
The earth is about this many years old.
Babylon
First global superpower where everyone spoke the same language
2,000 terms
History of the World
Mesopotamia
Fertile Crescent
ziggurat
pictograms
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
The Tigris and Euphrates Rivers gave life to the first known…
A temple tower of ancient Mesopotamia, constructed of square…
A pictorial symbol or sign representing an object or concept
Mesopotamia
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
Fertile Crescent
The Tigris and Euphrates Rivers gave life to the first known…
25 terms
World History
Religion
Polytheism
Jesus
Muhammad
System of beliefs for satisfying people's spiritual wants/need
Belief in multiple gods
The founder of Christianity who was known as the Son of God
Arab man who was considered the last messenger of Allah and f…
Religion
System of beliefs for satisfying people's spiritual wants/need
Polytheism
Belief in multiple gods
25 terms
World History: The Roman World
Tiber
Etruscans
Republic
Censors
Rome grew out of villages located along this river.
This people brought a written language and engineering skills…
Rome eventually replaced its monarchy with a system of govern…
Helped to oversee the behavior of the Roman people.
Tiber
Rome grew out of villages located along this river.
Etruscans
This people brought a written language and engineering skills…
29 terms
Contemporary World History Cruz_Petrin
Truman Doctrine
Iron Curtain
Domino Theory
NATO
First established in 1947 after Britain no longer could affor…
Winston Churchill's term for the Cold War division between th…
The political theory that if one nation comes under Communist…
North Atlantic Treaty Organization; an alliance made to defen…
Truman Doctrine
First established in 1947 after Britain no longer could affor…
Iron Curtain
Winston Churchill's term for the Cold War division between th…
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World History - Explorers
Hernan Cortes
Zheng He
Pedro Cabral
Vasco da Gama
Spanish conquistador who defeated the Aztecs and conquered Me…
Chinese naval explorer during the Ming dynasty who sailed alo…
Portuguese explorer who claimed Brazil for Portugal n 1500. H…
Portuguese explorer. In 1497-1498 he led the first naval expe…
Hernan Cortes
Spanish conquistador who defeated the Aztecs and conquered Me…
Zheng He
Chinese naval explorer during the Ming dynasty who sailed alo…
30 terms
World History
Hammurabi's law code was important bec…
How did the ancient Egyptians view the…
Why where the Phoenicians considered t…
What made the Israelites' (Hebrew's) r…
it created a standard set of laws for society.
As Gods
Trading and Colonizing
Believed in one true deity
Hammurabi's law code was important bec…
it created a standard set of laws for society.
How did the ancient Egyptians view the…
As Gods
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World History
Culture
Artifacts
Paleolithic Era
Nomads
a group's knowledge, language, beliefs, customs, and religion…
Objects that people in the past have made. Example: Pottery,…
Known as Old stone age, last for about 2.5 million years. (Le…
People who move from place to place in search of food and wat…
Culture
a group's knowledge, language, beliefs, customs, and religion…
Artifacts
Objects that people in the past have made. Example: Pottery,…
51 terms
World History World War 2
The assassination of Archduke Franz Fe…
Woodrow Wilson
Austria-Hungary
The Black Hand
This was the spark that started World War I. Archduke Ferdina…
This was the president who was elected in 1912, and led the U…
This Central Power empire during WWI, started the war with th…
This Serbian rebel group tassassinated Archduke Ferdinand aft…
The assassination of Archduke Franz Fe…
This was the spark that started World War I. Archduke Ferdina…
Woodrow Wilson
This was the president who was elected in 1912, and led the U…
World History
Charlemagne
Manorialism
Feudalism
Crusades
Charles the Great; 800 AD; crowned by the Pope as the head of…
The economic system of the Middle Ages. Manors were self-suff…
The political and social hierarchy that included landlords, v…
Series of military adventures initially launched by western C…
Charlemagne
Charles the Great; 800 AD; crowned by the Pope as the head of…
Manorialism
The economic system of the Middle Ages. Manors were self-suff…
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World History
The line graph shows US defense spendi…
Which country launched the first satel…
The closest the world came to war duri…
Which of the following resulted from t…
It dropped by approximately $30,000 million.
the Soviet Union
Cuba.
Vietnam is united under a Communist government.... Support for…
The line graph shows US defense spendi…
It dropped by approximately $30,000 million.
Which country launched the first satel…
the Soviet Union
137 terms
World History
Culture
Artifacts
Paleolithic Era
Nomads
a group's knowledge, language, beliefs, customs, and religion…
Objects that people in the past have made. Example: Pottery,…
Known as Old stone age, last for about 2.5 million years. (Le…
People who move from place to place in search of food and wat…
Culture
a group's knowledge, language, beliefs, customs, and religion…
Artifacts
Objects that people in the past have made. Example: Pottery,…
World History Quiz
Archaeologist
anthropologist
Periodization
geographer
the scientific study of prehistoric peoples and their culture…
a person with an extensive knowledge of anthropology who uses…
is the process or study of categorizing the past into discret…
is a scientist who studies the solid and liquid matter that c…
Archaeologist
the scientific study of prehistoric peoples and their culture…
anthropologist
a person with an extensive knowledge of anthropology who uses…
world history ( byzantine world ) midterm
justinian
justinians code
hagia sophia
corpus of civil law
emperor ... rebuilt hagia sophia with a dome structure and color…
collections of roman laws... model for catholic church and midev…
church in constanitinople ... meaning "holy wisdom"
another name for justinians code
justinian
emperor ... rebuilt hagia sophia with a dome structure and color…
justinians code
collections of roman laws... model for catholic church and midev…
11 terms
world history
atman
moksha
reincarnation
karma
in Hindu belief, a person's essential self
The ultimate goal of a Hindu is to reach
The rebirth of a soul in a new body
The belief that actions in this life, whether good or bad, wi…
atman
in Hindu belief, a person's essential self
moksha
The ultimate goal of a Hindu is to reach
25 terms
World History
ice age
irrigations
scribe
dynasty
long period of extreme cold on Earth
system that supplies dry land with water
person who copies or writes out documents
line of rulers from one family
ice age
long period of extreme cold on Earth
irrigations
system that supplies dry land with water
13 terms
World History
Christopher Columbus
colony
Hernando Cortes
Conquistadors
Italian explorer who landed in the Americas
Land controlled by another nation.
Conquistado who defeated the Aztec
Spanish explorers in the Americas
Christopher Columbus
Italian explorer who landed in the Americas
colony
Land controlled by another nation.
World History- World Religions
Religion
Monotheism
Yahweh
Judaism
An organized system of beliefs, ceremonies, practices, and wo…
Belief in one god, Examples- Christianity
God, Allah same deity with different name
Oldest monotheistic religion, laws and teaching from the Torah
Religion
An organized system of beliefs, ceremonies, practices, and wo…
Monotheism
Belief in one god, Examples- Christianity
world history
north america
South america
Europe
asia
north america
South america
98 terms
World History
Japanese victory over Russia
Treaty of Brest Litovsk-Russia withdra…
Triple Entente Powers WWI
Triple Alliance-WWI
1904-1905
1918
Russia, Great Britain, France, U.S., Japan, Italy
Germany, Austria, Turkey
Japanese victory over Russia
1904-1905
Treaty of Brest Litovsk-Russia withdra…
1918
26 terms
History of the world (Ch. 3)
Herodotus
pyramids
sphinxes
hieroglyphics
Greek historian
large tombs made for pharos
statues with heads of men and animals, and bodies of lions
sacred carvings of the Egyptians
Herodotus
Greek historian
pyramids
large tombs made for pharos
15 terms
World history
Hieroglyphics
Nile River
Rosetta Stone
Menes
Form of Egyptian writing to keep records
Important geographic feature
Carries an inscription in different languages
Members of this family passed the double crown
Hieroglyphics
Form of Egyptian writing to keep records
Nile River
Important geographic feature
144 terms
World History
History
Socrates believed
Schliemann
Minoan Civilization
Inquiry
the unexamined life is not worth living, ideas have evolved,…
fascinated with ancient Greeks, wealthy, loved archeology, tr…
2700 BC Paved roads, beautiful murals, standard of living was…
History
Inquiry
Socrates believed
the unexamined life is not worth living, ideas have evolved,…
World History
Peninsulare
Simón Bolívar
Mulatto
Creole
In Spanish colonial society, colonists who were born in Spain.
Revolutionary leader from Venezuela known as the "George Wash…
A person of mixed African and European ancestry.
In Spanish colonial society, a colonist who was born in Latin…
Peninsulare
In Spanish colonial society, colonists who were born in Spain.
Simón Bolívar
Revolutionary leader from Venezuela known as the "George Wash…
World History
The Elizabethan Age
EA-Economy
EA-Politics
EA-National unity-... Religion
1558-1603
Expansion of England's trading empire
Good relations with Parliament
The Church of England... The defeat of the Spanish Armada in 1588
The Elizabethan Age
1558-1603
EA-Economy
Expansion of England's trading empire
26 terms
World History
Proletariat
Bolsheviks
Lenin
Rasputin
The class of workers, especially industrial wage earners, who…
A member of the more radical majority of the Social Democrati…
He formed the Bolsheviks and led them to the October Revoluti…
Mystic and faith healer who held sway over the court of Nicho…
Proletariat
The class of workers, especially industrial wage earners, who…
Bolsheviks
A member of the more radical majority of the Social Democrati…
20 terms
World History
Schism
Crusades
Patriarch
Justinian
A split or division between strongly opposed sections or part…
The Crusades were military campaigns sanctioned by the Cathol…
The male head of a family or tribe.
Justinian I, traditionally known as Justinian the Great and a…
Schism
A split or division between strongly opposed sections or part…
Crusades
The Crusades were military campaigns sanctioned by the Cathol…
World History
Collective learning
Symbolic Language
biome
features of biomes
being able to use vast amount of knowledge
have way to communicate distinctly
area where weather, plants, and animals are similar
weather animals climate elevation location
Collective learning
being able to use vast amount of knowledge
Symbolic Language
have way to communicate distinctly
30 terms
Modern World History: Prologue
Government
monarchy
Aristocracy
oligarchy
A system for controlling the society
A single person is called a king or a monarch ruled in a gove…
A government ruled by a small group of noble, land owning fam…
A government ruled by a few powerful people
Government
A system for controlling the society
monarchy
A single person is called a king or a monarch ruled in a gove…
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