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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,…
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,…
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
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
41 terms
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…
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 - Chapter 7
Mauryan Empire
Asoka
religious toleration
Tamil
321 B.C.; conquered Nanda King; conquered Seleucus I, one of…
Grandson of Chandragupta, brought the Mauryan Empire to its g…
acceptance of people who hold different beliefs
language spoken in southern India
Mauryan Empire
321 B.C.; conquered Nanda King; conquered Seleucus I, one of…
Asoka
Grandson of Chandragupta, brought the Mauryan Empire to its g…
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…
36 terms
World History - Chapter 6
republic
patrician
plebeian
tribune
a type of government in which citizens vote
aristocratic landowners who held most of the power
common farmers, artisans, and merchants who held the majority
representatives who protected the rights of the plebeians
republic
a type of government in which citizens vote
patrician
aristocratic landowners who held most of the power
39 terms
World History Unit 1
Neolithic Era
Neolithic "Revolution"
Mesopotamia
Tigris River
"New Stone Age", discovery and cultivation of agriculture
The switch from nomadic lifestyles to a settled agricultural…
(land between the rivers) The region between the Tigris and E…
Mesopotamian River, above Euphrates
Neolithic Era
"New Stone Age", discovery and cultivation of agriculture
Neolithic "Revolution"
The switch from nomadic lifestyles to a settled agricultural…
54 terms
World History Chapter 13
Middle Ages
Franks
Monastery
Secular
The era in European history that followed the fall of the Rom…
The Germanic people who lived and held power in Gaul. Their l…
A place where communities of monks live lives of devotion to…
Things concerned with worldly matters rather than spiritual,…
Middle Ages
The era in European history that followed the fall of the Rom…
Franks
The Germanic people who lived and held power in Gaul. Their l…
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World History - Chapter 4
Siddhartha Gautama
Confucius
Shi Huangdi
Han Dynasty
Buddhism's founder (also known as the Buddha)
China's most influential philospher
unified China & built The Great Wall
dynasty in China responsible for the Silk Road
Siddhartha Gautama
Buddhism's founder (also known as the Buddha)
Confucius
China's most influential philospher
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World History - Chapter 9
Beringia
Ice Age
maize
Mesoamerica
land bridge connecting Asia with the Americas
time period from 1.6 million to 10,000 BC; glaciers spread so…
corn; one of the most important crops
first complex societies in the Americas; area from central Me…
Beringia
land bridge connecting Asia with the Americas
Ice Age
time period from 1.6 million to 10,000 BC; glaciers spread so…
81 terms
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…
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World History-Chapter 6
Julius Caesar
Plebeians
Paul
Constantine
Roman ruler held the title of dictator or absolute ruler at t…
Common citizens of Rome called
Christian leader wrote letters that formed the Epistles of th…
Moved the capital of the Roman Empire from Rome to Byzantium
Julius Caesar
Roman ruler held the title of dictator or absolute ruler at t…
Plebeians
Common citizens of Rome called
30 terms
World History Unit 1
Neolithic "Revolution"
Mesopotamia
Tigris River
Euphrates River
The switch from nomadic lifestyles to a settled agricultural…
(land between the rivers) The region between the Tigris and E…
Mesopotamian River, above Euphrates
Mesopotamian river, below Tigris
Neolithic "Revolution"
The switch from nomadic lifestyles to a settled agricultural…
Mesopotamia
(land between the rivers) The region between the Tigris and E…
12 terms
World History- Chapter 2
Hammurabi
Indus Valley
Fertile Crescent
Pictographs
A famous ruler for a uniform code of laws that unified his em…
Early civilization had the first carefully planned cities wit…
The region in Southwest Asia where the first civilization arose
Form of writing did pictures stand for ideas
Hammurabi
A famous ruler for a uniform code of laws that unified his em…
Indus Valley
Early civilization had the first carefully planned cities wit…
49 terms
World History Chapter 3
Indo-Europeans
Steppes
Migration
Hittites
These people are thought to have been a nomadic tribe who cam…
A dry grassland that is found north of the Caucasus Mountains…
The movement of people or animals from one region to another.
A Indo-European people group who lived in Anatolia, modern da…
Indo-Europeans
These people are thought to have been a nomadic tribe who cam…
Steppes
A dry grassland that is found north of the Caucasus Mountains…
30 terms
World History: Chapter 14
Simony
Gothic Style
Urban II
Crusade
The selling of official positions in the medieval Roman Catho…
A type of European architecture that developed in the Middle…
He was the Pope who called for the first Crusade in 1095. He…
A holy war. Specifically a number of wars in which medieval C…
Simony
The selling of official positions in the medieval Roman Catho…
Gothic Style
A type of European architecture that developed in the Middle…
13 terms
World History Chapter 2
economy
civilization
resource
religion
The system that a community uses to produce and distribute go…
complex society that has cities, a well organized government,…
supply of something that can be used as needed
peoples beliefs and practices about the existence, worship of…
economy
The system that a community uses to produce and distribute go…
civilization
complex society that has cities, a well organized government,…
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…
31 terms
World History Unit 2
Muhammad
Mansa Musa
Genghis Khan
Islam
founder of the religion of Islam, accepted by Muslims through…
translates as "King of Kings" or "Emperor", of the wealthy We…
Mongolian warrior and ruler Genghis Khan created the largest…
monotheistic, Abrahamic religion articulated by the Quran, a…
Muhammad
founder of the religion of Islam, accepted by Muslims through…
Mansa Musa
translates as "King of Kings" or "Emperor", of the wealthy We…
33 terms
World History review
The Roman Catholic Church
The development of towns and cities
The development of feudalism.
Reformist supported ideas that all bel…
A key force that provided unification and stability for Europ…
The increases in trade and commerce in the Middle Ages result…
What these events have in common: Decline of the Roman politi…
Which statement best describes the result of the Protestant R…
The Roman Catholic Church
A key force that provided unification and stability for Europ…
The development of towns and cities
The increases in trade and commerce in the Middle Ages result…
58 terms
World History Chapter 5
Mycenaean
Trojan War
Dorian
Homer
The Indo-European people who settled on the Greek mainland ar…
A ten year war, between the Mycenaean Greeks and the city-sta…
A Greek-speaking people that, according to tradition, migrate…
An ancient Greek epic poet, who is believed to have written t…
Mycenaean
The Indo-European people who settled on the Greek mainland ar…
Trojan War
A ten year war, between the Mycenaean Greeks and the city-sta…
11 terms
World History - Chapter 3
Caste
Polytheistic
Brahman
Mystics
In traditional Indian society, an unchangeable social group i…
They believed in many gods.
The belief system established by Aryans in India. The single…
Individuals who devote their lives to seeking spiritual truths.
Caste
In traditional Indian society, an unchangeable social group i…
Polytheistic
They believed in many gods.
35 terms
World History Chapter 1
Artifact
Culture
Hominid
Paleolithic Age
A human made object, such as tools and Jewlery.
A People's unique way of life.
Humans and other creatures that walk upright.
A period of time, also known as the Old Stone Age, that laste…
Artifact
A human made object, such as tools and Jewlery.
Culture
A People's unique way of life.
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,…
23 terms
World History 1: Greece
Homer
Trojan War
Myths
Zeus, Hera, Apollo, Athena
Blind, Greek poet who composed the epics, The Iliad and Odyss…
War in which the Mycenaeans attacked the city of Troy. Histor…
Traditional stories that explain why the world is the way it…
Greek gods and goddesses.
Homer
Blind, Greek poet who composed the epics, The Iliad and Odyss…
Trojan War
War in which the Mycenaeans attacked the city of Troy. Histor…
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World History Chapter 4
Hyksos
New Kingdom
Hatshepsut
Thutmose III
After a series of weak pharaohs Egypt was invaded and conquer…
This was the Kingdom that was set up after the Hyksos were dr…
She was a New Kingdom Pharaoh that took power when her husban…
The step-son of Hatshepsut, the female pharaoh, who ruled in…
Hyksos
After a series of weak pharaohs Egypt was invaded and conquer…
New Kingdom
This was the Kingdom that was set up after the Hyksos were dr…
58 terms
World History Chapter 5
Mycenaean
Trojan War
Dorian
Homer
The Indo-European people who settled on the Greek mainland ar…
A ten year war, between the Mycenaean Greeks and the city-sta…
A Greek-speaking people that, according to tradition, migrate…
An ancient Greek epic poet, who is believed to have written t…
Mycenaean
The Indo-European people who settled on the Greek mainland ar…
Trojan War
A ten year war, between the Mycenaean Greeks and the city-sta…
39 terms
World History Chapter 7
Mauryan Empire
Asoka
Religious Toleration
Tamil
The first Empire to unify most of the Indian subcontinent. It…
The grandson of Chandragupta who ruled the Mauryan Empire and…
The acceptance of people who held different religious beliefs.
The language of the Tamil people who live in southern India.…
Mauryan Empire
The first Empire to unify most of the Indian subcontinent. It…
Asoka
The grandson of Chandragupta who ruled the Mauryan Empire and…
39 terms
World History Chapter 2
Fertile Crescent
Mesopotamia
City-State
Dynasty
A crescent shaped area of fertile land that encompasses Mesop…
This was the site of one of the first advanced civilizations.…
This is a city which acts as an independent country, with its…
When a ruling family passes the power down from father to son…
Fertile Crescent
A crescent shaped area of fertile land that encompasses Mesop…
Mesopotamia
This was the site of one of the first advanced civilizations.…
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World History Chapter 2
Fertile Crescent
Mesopotamia
city-state
ziggurat
an arc of land from the Mediterranean Sea to the Persian Gulf
the land "between the rivers"
basic unit of Sumerian civilization
massive stepped tower
Fertile Crescent
an arc of land from the Mediterranean Sea to the Persian Gulf
Mesopotamia
the land "between the rivers"
36 terms
World History Chapter 14
Simony
Gothic Style
Urban II
Crusade
The selling of official positions in the medieval Roman Catho…
A type of European architecture that developed in the Middle…
He was the Pope who called for the first Crusade in 1095. He…
A holy war. Specifically a number of wars in which medieval C…
Simony
The selling of official positions in the medieval Roman Catho…
Gothic Style
A type of European architecture that developed in the Middle…
8 terms
World History - Chapter 6
Olmec
Maya
Aztec
Inca
1st American civilization
Civilization of independent city-states in Central America
Highly developed civilization in Mexcio
Civilization that emerged from the Andes mountains of South A…
Olmec
1st American civilization
Maya
Civilization of independent city-states in Central America
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
36 terms
World History
Neolithic Revolution
River Valley Civilization
World Religions
Roman Empire
was the shift from hunting and gathering to farming villages
laid the foundation for the rest of the world. China, Egypt,…
Throughout history religion has played a major role in the de…
The mighty empire Jesus was born into
Neolithic Revolution
was the shift from hunting and gathering to farming villages
River Valley Civilization
laid the foundation for the rest of the world. China, Egypt,…
35 terms
World History Chapter 1
Artifact
Culture
Hominid
Paleolithic Age
A human made object, such as tools and Jewlery.
A People's unique way of life.
Humans and other creatures that walk upright.
A period of time, also known as the Old Stone Age, that laste…
Artifact
A human made object, such as tools and Jewlery.
Culture
A People's unique way of life.
35 terms
World History Chapter 1
Artifact
Culture
Hominid
Paleolithic Age
A human made object, such as tools and Jewlery.
A People's unique way of life.
Humans and other creatures that walk upright.
A period of time, also known as the Old Stone Age, that laste…
Artifact
A human made object, such as tools and Jewlery.
Culture
A People's unique way of life.
51 terms
World History Chapter 6
Republic
Patrician
Plebeian
Tribune
From the Latin prase meaning 'Public Affairs' this is a syste…
The hereditary aristocracy, or ruling class of ancient Rome w…
This group of ancient Romans made up most of the population,…
These were the officials elected by the plebeians to protect…
Republic
From the Latin prase meaning 'Public Affairs' this is a syste…
Patrician
The hereditary aristocracy, or ruling class of ancient Rome w…
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,…
14 terms
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…
89 terms
World History Chapter 13
Major Domo
convent
Gregory the Great
Louis the Pious
Mayor of the Palalce
A place where nuns worked and studied
First Pope to raise armies, help the poor, and build roads
Heir to Charlemagne's empire
Major Domo
Mayor of the Palalce
convent
A place where nuns worked and studied
30 terms
World History 2016 Absolutism
Hapsburg Empire
Charles V
Philip II
Absolutism
which included the german states of the holy roman empire and…
Charles I is now titled Charles V by which historians now usu…
during his 42 year reign Philip II expanded Spanish influence…
the acceptance of or belief in absolute principles in politic…
Hapsburg Empire
which included the german states of the holy roman empire and…
Charles V
Charles I is now titled Charles V by which historians now usu…
13 terms
AP World History Regions
North America
Caribbean
Latin America
Central Africa
North America
Caribbean
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.…
39 terms
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…
18 terms
World History terms
historian
archaeologist
artifact
fossil
People who record the past and study written records
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
archaeologist
a scientist who learns about ancient people by studying the t…
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…
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
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