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31 termscreated on January 20, 2017
How Life Began (Chapter 16.1 - 16.4)
Evolution
Fossil
Microevolution
Macroevolution
Change over time; the process by which modern organisms have…
Preserved remains or traces of ancient organisms
Small and gradual
Large and gradual (Darwin)
Evolution
Change over time; the process by which modern organisms have…
Fossil
Preserved remains or traces of ancient organisms
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History - A new nation (video)
When the war was over, most agreed tha…
Which state created a constitution wit…
Which state created a constitution wit…
Which state gave some women and blacks…
people had different ideas; strong central gov vs. run by peo…
massachusetts
pennsylvania
new jersey
When the war was over, most agreed tha…
people had different ideas; strong central gov vs. run by peo…
Which state created a constitution wit…
massachusetts
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The Muslim World
Islam
Muslim
Hijrah
caliph
Religion based on the teachings of the prophet Muhammad
A follower of Islam
Muhammad's migration from Mecca to Yathrib
Muslim title meaning "Deputy"
Islam
Religion based on the teachings of the prophet Muhammad
Muslim
A follower of Islam
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Africa 600-1450 CE
Kush
Axum
Swahili Coast
Great Zimbabwe
• dev. same time as Egypt... - 750 CE conquered some of it... • cap…
• only ever traded ivory/gold... • Converted to Christianity the…
• Bantu-speaking people... • traded gold, slaves, ivory... • politi…
11-15th century... (late iron age)... • ruined city... • stone city (l…
Kush
• dev. same time as Egypt... - 750 CE conquered some of it... • cap…
Axum
• only ever traded ivory/gold... • Converted to Christianity the…
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World History Final Exam Review
The Assyrians were especially known for
A Spartan warrior was told to return f…
This Jewish prophet traveled and preac…
How did the nature of warfare change i…
Commiting atrocities on their captives
Carrying his shield or being carried on ir
Jesus
The peasant foot soldiers won the main battles.
The Assyrians were especially known for
Commiting atrocities on their captives
A Spartan warrior was told to return f…
Carrying his shield or being carried on ir
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Sports: Black History
Who was the first jockey to win the Ke…
What Canadian bantamweight boxing cham…
Who was the first African American to…
Who was known as the "Father of Black…
Issac Murphy
George Dixon
Marshall Walter "Major" Taylor
Bob Douglas
Who was the first jockey to win the Ke…
Issac Murphy
What Canadian bantamweight boxing cham…
George Dixon
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U.S. History Mid Term Exam Study Guide
Reconstruction
13th Amendment
14th Amendment
15th Amendment
Period of rebuilding the soith after the civil war
Freed slaves
Gaurenteed equal protection under the law
Gave all men the right to vote
Reconstruction
Period of rebuilding the soith after the civil war
13th Amendment
Freed slaves
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World History Vocab
Hajj
Qu'ran
Mosque
Caliph
Pilgrimage to Mecca
Holy book of islam
Holy location that you circle around.
Leaders of Muslims
Hajj
Pilgrimage to Mecca
Qu'ran
Holy book of islam
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Ap world history Chapters 1 and 2 test.
Which of the following distinguished t…
Which of the following distinguishes t…
Which of the following was a greater c…
The last Ice Age may have helped early…
...
...
...
...
Which of the following distinguished t…
...
Which of the following distinguishes t…
...
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World History Quarter 2 Final
According to Islamic belief, Muhammad is
The holy text of Islam is the
An early cultural change brought by Is…
The Islamic religion was created as a…
the prophet of Allah
Quran
the position of women improved from former times
the revelations received by Muhammad
According to Islamic belief, Muhammad is
the prophet of Allah
The holy text of Islam is the
Quran
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Period 5: The Americas (R)
What was the American Revolution a res…
What was the isolationist policy?
Why did the northern states fight with…
How did the northern states differ fro…
The great competition between England and France.
A policy written in the Monroe Doctrine in 1823 that warned a…
For various regional conflicts.
North was more advanced with industrialization, while the sou…
What was the American Revolution a res…
The great competition between England and France.
What was the isolationist policy?
A policy written in the Monroe Doctrine in 1823 that warned a…
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History Midterm
covenant
ten commandments
sabbath
patriarchal
a binding agreement with gof
set of laws god gave them through moses
the holy day of judaisim
men have all power
covenant
a binding agreement with gof
ten commandments
set of laws god gave them through moses
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Midterm Review Reformation
Henry VIII
Martin Luther
John Calvin
Indulgence
Catholic Church denied him a divorce. Needed male heir
Monk & teacher. 95 thesis, his actions began the Reformation
Calvinism. Anti-catholic. Believed god knows everything that…
Pay for forgiveness
Henry VIII
Catholic Church denied him a divorce. Needed male heir
Martin Luther
Monk & teacher. 95 thesis, his actions began the Reformation
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World history mid terms
Artifacts
Nomad
Advanced civilizations
Artisan
...
Highly mobile person, follows food, hunter-gatherer
1. Adavanced cities- center of trade... 2. Complex institutions-…
Skilled worker
Artifacts
...
Nomad
Highly mobile person, follows food, hunter-gatherer
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History II: Chapter 25: Vocabulary
George marshall
Women's Auxiliary Army Corps (WAAC)
A. Philip Randolph
Manhattan Project
Army chief of staff during World War II
women volunteers who served in non-combat positions
important African-American labor leader
secret research project that resulted in the Atomic Bomb
George marshall
Army chief of staff during World War II
Women's Auxiliary Army Corps (WAAC)
women volunteers who served in non-combat positions
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AP World History 9H~ Shang Zhou Qin Han
Shang Dynasty Ruling Period
Was the Shang Dynasty's problems inter…
Shang Dynasty develops... (List 2 most…
Shang's building material and its impo…
1750 BCE- 1122 BCE
Internal, due to isolation with natural barriers
1. Develops a complex written language... 2. Irrigation systems…
Wood: shows that the Shang was very conscious around their su…
Shang Dynasty Ruling Period
1750 BCE- 1122 BCE
Was the Shang Dynasty's problems inter…
Internal, due to isolation with natural barriers
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WH Ch. 2 Midterm
Pharaoh
Empire
Theocracy
Monarchy
A king or queen of ancient Egypt
A political unit including a nation and conquered areas
Government in which the same person is both the religious lea…
A small kingdom
Pharaoh
A king or queen of ancient Egypt
Empire
A political unit including a nation and conquered areas
41 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Film Lit Voc 1
Distribution
Target Audience
Exclusive release
Saturated Booking
The practice and means by which certain movies are sent to th…
Viewers likely to see a certain film
Premiers in one or two locations initially before expanding
A film with a mass circulation of premiers-opposite exclusive
Distribution
The practice and means by which certain movies are sent to th…
Target Audience
Viewers likely to see a certain film
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Midterm Review Renaissance
Perspective
Beauty
Humanism
Classicism
3 dimensions on a flat surface
...
The devotion to study human achievements
...
Perspective
3 dimensions on a flat surface
Beauty
...
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unit 10 self test 5
the effects of depression in europe we…
paul von hindenburg appointed adolf hi…
itlay, germany, and the united states…
the united states declared war on japa…
true
false
false
true
the effects of depression in europe we…
true
paul von hindenburg appointed adolf hi…
false
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world history- Africa
reasons for lack of growth compared to…
matrilineal and patrilineal
trans-saharan trade
gold and salt trade
...
...
...
...
reasons for lack of growth compared to…
...
matrilineal and patrilineal
...
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Roman Empire Key Terms Test Chase World History 9th grade
Nero
Paul
Triumvirate
persecutions
Emperor who launched the 1st Christian persecution in 64 AD
Apostle that was the 1st to concert Gentiles to Christianity
A government by three people with equal power
attempts by the Romans to stamp out the Christian faith
Nero
Emperor who launched the 1st Christian persecution in 64 AD
Paul
Apostle that was the 1st to concert Gentiles to Christianity
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History 9th grade midterm
Reconstructin
Radical Republicans
13th amendment
14th amendment
Rebuilding the country after the civil war
A group of republicans during reconstruction in favor of extr…
Abolished slavery
Every American under the law has the right to equal protectio…
Reconstructin
Rebuilding the country after the civil war
Radical Republicans
A group of republicans during reconstruction in favor of extr…
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US History
Why did the American colonies declare…
What is the Bill of Rights?
What did the Monroe doctrine say?
What were major events of Andrew Jacks…
They were being taxed and they didn't have any representation…
A list of freedoms that the government promised to protect
The western hemisphere could not be for the colonized by Euro…
The trail of tears
Why did the American colonies declare…
They were being taxed and they didn't have any representation…
What is the Bill of Rights?
A list of freedoms that the government promised to protect
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Excelsior World History, Unit 5, Chapter 10
suffrage
Chartist movement
The Third Republic
anti-Semitism
The right to vote. In the Reform Bill of 1832, suffrage was a…
A movement that pushed for the voting rights of all the men i…
The French republic that was established by the National Asse…
Prejudice against Jews. Marked in France by the Dreyfus Affair.
suffrage
The right to vote. In the Reform Bill of 1832, suffrage was a…
Chartist movement
A movement that pushed for the voting rights of all the men i…
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Excelsior World History, Unit 5, Chapter 9
Industrial Revolution
enclosures
crop rotation
industrialization
Originating from England in the mid-1700's, this era was mark…
Large fields acquired by wealthy landowners where experimenta…
The process of rotating crops in a particular field in order…
The process of developing machine production of goods.
Industrial Revolution
Originating from England in the mid-1700's, this era was mark…
enclosures
Large fields acquired by wealthy landowners where experimenta…
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History quiz 4.1
NATO
Containment
Truman Doctrine
United Nations
a military alliance of European and North American democracie…
Policy/process of preventing expansion of communism
1947, Soviets threaten Turkey and a civil war begins in Greec…
Organization of countries that promote peace and security aro…
NATO
a military alliance of European and North American democracie…
Containment
Policy/process of preventing expansion of communism
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Pre-modern World History
History-__________
How old is the universe?
How old is the Earth?
How old are Hominins?
Inquiry; a questioning
13.8 billion years old
4.54 billion years old
7 million years old
History-__________
Inquiry; a questioning
How old is the universe?
13.8 billion years old
41 termscreated on January 20, 2017
World history- Asia
dynasty
mandate of heaven
foot binding
confucian exams
...
...
...
...
dynasty
...
mandate of heaven
...
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Ancient History - Chapter One Vocab
Cave paintings
Paleolithic (Age)
Mesolithic (Age)
Neolithic (Age)
Created by primitive people and can be found on every contine…
"Stone Age" - people made use of crude stone tools and weapons
"Middle Stone Age" - bows and arrows, fish hooks, fish spears…
"New Stone Age" - polished stone, wooden tools, agricultural…
Cave paintings
Created by primitive people and can be found on every contine…
Paleolithic (Age)
"Stone Age" - people made use of crude stone tools and weapons
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Ch. 1 Midterm
Archaeology
Radiocarbon dating
Domesticate
Hominid
Science of unearthing and interpreting objects from past soci…
Technique for determining the age of organic remains
To tame for human purposes
Human or humanlike creature
Archaeology
Science of unearthing and interpreting objects from past soci…
Radiocarbon dating
Technique for determining the age of organic remains
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History midterm
Why did the british develop colonies i…
Early relationships between british co…
John smith
Powhaten
Began in jamestown , Virginia
Very friendly, tribes provided food and clothing
Helped find jamestown, saved by pocahontas
Pocahontas father
Why did the british develop colonies i…
Began in jamestown , Virginia
Early relationships between british co…
Very friendly, tribes provided food and clothing
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History Study Guide for Midterm (9H)
French Revolution
Industrial revolution
Factories
Urbanization
The French revolution was a period time where France was at t…
Industrial Revolution was a period of time when countries mod…
These structures were built during the Industrial Revolution…
This is a period of time when people moved to cities from the…
French Revolution
The French revolution was a period time where France was at t…
Industrial revolution
Industrial Revolution was a period of time when countries mod…
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Uconn World History Midterm
Johann Gutenburg
Ziggurat
John Calvin
Urban II
German artisan; Invented the printing press in 1456 during Mi…
House of worship in Mesopotamia
French theologian during Protestant Reformation. Set up a str…
Pope who initiated the crusades by calling all Christians in…
Johann Gutenburg
German artisan; Invented the printing press in 1456 during Mi…
Ziggurat
House of worship in Mesopotamia
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1750-1900 Part 2
Anglo-Boer War
Cook, Captain James
Hidalgo, Father Miguel de
Iturbide, Augustine de
fought between 1899 and 1902 over the continued independence…
made voyages to Hawaii from 1777 to 1779 resulting in opening…
Mexican priest who established independence movements among A…
Conservative Creole officer in Mexican army who signed agreem…
Anglo-Boer War
fought between 1899 and 1902 over the continued independence…
Cook, Captain James
made voyages to Hawaii from 1777 to 1779 resulting in opening…
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History quiz
British battleship introduced in 1906?
A crisis in this country in 1904 nearl…
This congress had led to Germany and I…
When a county takes over new lands or…
Dreadnought
Moroco
Vienna
Imperialism
British battleship introduced in 1906?
Dreadnought
A crisis in this country in 1904 nearl…
Moroco
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Ch 12 Study Guide
Queen Liliuokalani
Australia
Benito Juarez
zaibatsu
attempted to reduce foreign influence to protect her land fro…
used as a penal colony by Europe- was given independence so o…
liberal reformer of Zapotec Indian heritage whom (w other lib…
since the late 1800s, powerful banking and industrial familie…
Queen Liliuokalani
attempted to reduce foreign influence to protect her land fro…
Australia
used as a penal colony by Europe- was given independence so o…
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World History &a Geography Final Exam Review
Ethiopia
Because the U.S. refused to join.
River Valleys
First written code of laws
In 1868, Italian forces became the only European state to be…
Why was the League of Nations less than effective?
Where did the first cities emerge?
Why was the Code of Hammurabi considered to be a major achiev…
Ethiopia
In 1868, Italian forces became the only European state to be…
Because the U.S. refused to join.
Why was the League of Nations less than effective?
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World history-major world religion
buddhism
8 fold path
4 noble truths
nirvana
...
...
...
...
buddhism
...
8 fold path
...
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History II: Chapter 24: Vocabulary
Joseph Stalin
totalitarian
Benito Mussolini
fascism
communist dictator of the Soviet Union
government that has complete control over its citizens and pu…
fascist dictator of Italy
political system based on a strong, centralized government he…
Joseph Stalin
communist dictator of the Soviet Union
totalitarian
government that has complete control over its citizens and pu…
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additional World history vocab unit 1 & 2
Edward Jenner
Enlightenment
Immanuel Kant
Leviathan
developed vaccine against smallpox
scientific revolution led to this revolution in thinking
German philosopher known for The Critique of Pure Reason; one…
book written by Thomas Hobbes that discussed how people were…
Edward Jenner
developed vaccine against smallpox
Enlightenment
scientific revolution led to this revolution in thinking
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American Lit Midterm
Andrew Marvell
Christopher Columbus
John Smith
William Bradford
wrote Bermudas, English poet
wrote the monarch's letter, explorer for Spain, landed in New…
wrote the General History of Virginia, New England, and the S…
wrote History of Plymouth Plantation, separatist pilgrim on m…
Andrew Marvell
wrote Bermudas, English poet
Christopher Columbus
wrote the monarch's letter, explorer for Spain, landed in New…
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World History Kahoot Questions
The Catholic Church in the late 17th c…
Which individual is most closely assoc…
To which field did William Harvey cont…
What had the greatest impact on Americ…
Geocentric model
Descartes
Medicine
Montesquieu
The Catholic Church in the late 17th c…
Geocentric model
Which individual is most closely assoc…
Descartes
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MIDTERM REVIEW - CIVILIZATIONS OF ANCIENT MESOPOTAMIA
MESOPOTAMIA
TIGRIS AND EUPHRATES
FERTILE CRESCENT
SUMER
Land of 2 rivers, located in SE Asia/Middle East
Known as "cradle of civilization"
Arc of land that curves from Persian gulf to the eastern Medi…
Began 3300 BCE. Organized into city-states. Ruled by kings an…
MESOPOTAMIA
Land of 2 rivers, located in SE Asia/Middle East
TIGRIS AND EUPHRATES
Known as "cradle of civilization"
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Unit 4 Terms: Ancient Greece
Monarchy
Tyranny
Oligarchy
Aristocracy
Ruled by one
Ruled by someone who seized power by toppling the existing go…
Ruled by a few
ruled by nobility
Monarchy
Ruled by one
Tyranny
Ruled by someone who seized power by toppling the existing go…
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W.H January's exam ;)
monsoon
Indo-Aryan Civilization
Aryans
Vedas
A seasonal wind pattern that causes wet and dry seasons.
What historians call the civilization that grew up in the Ind…
The group from Central Asia who arrived in the Indus valley n…
Collections of poems, hymns, myths, and rituals written by Ar…
monsoon
A seasonal wind pattern that causes wet and dry seasons.
Indo-Aryan Civilization
What historians call the civilization that grew up in the Ind…
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Greece Test 2017
Under which leader did democracy in At…
Which of the following best describes…
An Athenian citizen does not put his p…
Which of the following does not descri…
Pericles
Citizens elect officials to make the laws.
having a say in their government.
Aristocrats had more power than citizens.
Under which leader did democracy in At…
Pericles
Which of the following best describes…
Citizens elect officials to make the laws.
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World History B: Russia
Reformers wanted to free Russia from _…
Russia had immense natural _______. Bu…
________ dominated society as the high…
The Russian defeat in the ________ war…
Autocratic; Peter and Catherine; Baltic; Czar; multinational;…
Resources; expansion.
Nobles; serfs; peasants; soldiers.
Crimean; weakness; railroads; bureaucracy.
Reformers wanted to free Russia from _…
Autocratic; Peter and Catherine; Baltic; Czar; multinational;…
Russia had immense natural _______. Bu…
Resources; expansion.
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Counter Reformation
When was the Counter Reformation
2 tactics for reforming Catholic Church
Council of Trent (1545-1563)
3 major ways to stop spread of Protest…
Around 1530s-1648
- reform from within... - stop spread of Protestantism
- 3 meetings to discuss reform; define dogma... - called for edu…
- Inquisitions... - Rise of Jesuits ... - Index of Banned books
When was the Counter Reformation
Around 1530s-1648
2 tactics for reforming Catholic Church
- reform from within... - stop spread of Protestantism
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chap 15- whsg
johannes kepler
andreas vesalius
edward jenner
john wesley
thinks orbit of planets are oval
human anatomy
smallpox vaccination
preacher and song writer
johannes kepler
thinks orbit of planets are oval
andreas vesalius
human anatomy
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