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AP World History Empires
Centralized
Decentralized
Bureaucracy
Empire
unitary government; under one central authority
central to local government
A form of organization that operates through impersonal, unif…
an extensive group of states or countries under a single supr…
Centralized
unitary government; under one central authority
Decentralized
central to local government
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World History Final Study Guide #1 (shepler)
Richard 1 (the Lionhearted)
Justinian
wergild
Gregory 1
he negociated an agreement with Saladin
he codified Roman law
amount of money paid for a crime
he strengthened the power of papacy
Richard 1 (the Lionhearted)
he negociated an agreement with Saladin
Justinian
he codified Roman law
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Excelsior - World History - Unit 4
Bourgeoisie
Members of the Third Estate
Storming of Bastille
Storming of Bastille
Group strongly embraced ideas and principles of Enlightenment
Paid most taxes in France preceding French Revolution
Signaled end of monarchy and beginning of democratic rule
Demonstrated peasant class would defend Paris against king's…
Bourgeoisie
Group strongly embraced ideas and principles of Enlightenment
Members of the Third Estate
Paid most taxes in France preceding French Revolution
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World History - Chapter 4 sections 1 &2 - Buras
knossos
shrine
fresco
minoan bull leaping
this would have been the capital of ancient Crete
areas dedicated to the honor of gods and goddesses
watercolor paintings done on wet plaster
this is one of the things that the Minoans would paint
knossos
this would have been the capital of ancient Crete
shrine
areas dedicated to the honor of gods and goddesses
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History Midterm Review (some of the questions)
Sir George Calvert
Thomas Hooker
James Oglethorpe
Roger Williams and Anne Hutichinson
Who founded Maryland?
Who founded Connecticut?
Who founded Georgia?
Who founded Rhode Island?
Sir George Calvert
Who founded Maryland?
Thomas Hooker
Who founded Connecticut?
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History Final
Prehistory
Archaeology
Polytheistic
Cultural diffusion
The long period of time before people invented writing
the study of past people and cultures through their material…
believed in many gods
the spread of ideas, customs, and technologies from one peopl…
Prehistory
The long period of time before people invented writing
Archaeology
the study of past people and cultures through their material…
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Chapter 9 history quiz
Society of cincinnati
Primogeniture
Protestant episcopal church
Thomas Jefferson, his co reformers, an…
And exclusive herditary order Formed by lordly pretensions of…
A law that awarded all of a fathers property to the eldest son
When the Anglican Church was disestablished it reformed as the:
Won a complete victory with the passage of the Virginia statu…
Society of cincinnati
And exclusive herditary order Formed by lordly pretensions of…
Primogeniture
A law that awarded all of a fathers property to the eldest son
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Abeka History 6th Grade- Test 7
Paul Revere
John Cabot
Patriots
John Paul Jones
Massachusetts patriot that rode from Boston to warn the colon…
First Modern Explorer to reach the mainland of North America
People who wanted America to be free from Britain's rule
This American patriot said " I have not yet begun to fight"
Paul Revere
Massachusetts patriot that rode from Boston to warn the colon…
John Cabot
First Modern Explorer to reach the mainland of North America
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World History - Chapter 2 - Buras
fertile crescent
fertile crescent
Mesopotamia
Herodotus
a region of the middle east named for its rich soils and gold…
first civilization to spring up
between rivers, the area of land between the Tigris and Euphr…
father of Greece
fertile crescent
a region of the middle east named for its rich soils and gold…
fertile crescent
first civilization to spring up
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world history // midterm part two
three weapons used by popes to discipl…
what did excommunication deprive an in…
what was the inquisition?
what was the interdict?
excommunication, interdict, inquisition
sacraments and church fellowship
a church court
the suspension of public church services and sacraments
three weapons used by popes to discipl…
excommunication, interdict, inquisition
what did excommunication deprive an in…
sacraments and church fellowship
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Chapter 1 Buras World History
historians
historians can be affected by
artifacts
scholar
scholars who study and write about the historical past /... job…
bias
objects made by humans (clothes, pots, coins, phones)
person who studies a particular discipline
historians
scholars who study and write about the historical past /... job…
historians can be affected by
bias
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World history final semester 1
A spartan warrior was told to return f…
Which athena ruler created a council o…
Rimes first code of laws
Muslims Consider muhammad to be
With his shield or on it
Cleisthenes
Twelve tables
A prophet
A spartan warrior was told to return f…
With his shield or on it
Which athena ruler created a council o…
Cleisthenes
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2016 1st Semester History Exam Key Terms and People
geography
region
elevation
natural resource
the physical features of the earth and it's atomosphere
an area or division, especially part of a country or the worl…
hight above sea level
things provided by nature that are useful to humans
geography
the physical features of the earth and it's atomosphere
region
an area or division, especially part of a country or the worl…
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World history winter trimester
Hammurabi's Code
Hammurabi
Codify (laws)
"One of Darius's economic contribution…
Published code of laws
A Babylonian king who ruled in 1790 BCE
To arrange or set down in writing
Coins
Hammurabi's Code
Published code of laws
Hammurabi
A Babylonian king who ruled in 1790 BCE
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World History Brugger Fall Semester Final
Fertile Crescent
Çatalhüyük
Prehistory
Ziggurat
The Fertile Crescent is a crescent-shaped region containing t…
Çatalhöyük was a very large Neolithic and Chalcolithic proto-…
The period of time before written records.
Ziggurats were a form of temple common to the Sumerians, Baby…
Fertile Crescent
The Fertile Crescent is a crescent-shaped region containing t…
Çatalhüyük
Çatalhöyük was a very large Neolithic and Chalcolithic proto-…
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Religious Responses
Absoultionist
Agnosticism
Allegory
Atheism
Believing in ones received traditions as completely and exclu…
Belief that if here is anything beyod this life it is impossi…
Narrative using symbols to convey abstract ideas
Beleif that there is no deity
Absoultionist
Believing in ones received traditions as completely and exclu…
Agnosticism
Belief that if here is anything beyod this life it is impossi…
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World History FINAL
Absolute Monarchy
Consutitutional Monarchy
Direct Democracy
Indirect Democracy
King ir queen who has unlimited power and seeks to control al…
Rulers power is limited by law
Govertment ruled based on citizenship, ruled by citizens
Elected representatives goverened in the intrest of people
Absolute Monarchy
King ir queen who has unlimited power and seeks to control al…
Consutitutional Monarchy
Rulers power is limited by law
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Imperialism
isolationism
imperialism
expansionism
annexation
A national policy of avoiding involvement in world affairs
A policy in which a strong nation seeks to dominate other cou…
A policy that calls for expanding a nation's boundaries of ec…
The adding of a region to the territory of an existing politi…
isolationism
A national policy of avoiding involvement in world affairs
imperialism
A policy in which a strong nation seeks to dominate other cou…
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Art 1: History Exam
Triptych
Value
Overlapping
Still-life
A painting in three panels
The lightness or darkness of colors
It is placing an object partially in front of the other
A painting or drawing of inanimate objects
Triptych
A painting in three panels
Value
The lightness or darkness of colors
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History Final
Age of Ideology
World War II
liberal democracy
communism
this a time where many tried to answer the social question, f…
(1939 - 1945) A war fought in Europe, Africa and Asia between…
A political system that promotes participation, competition,…
A theory or system of social organization based on the holdin…
Age of Ideology
this a time where many tried to answer the social question, f…
World War II
(1939 - 1945) A war fought in Europe, Africa and Asia between…
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US History semester exam for seaside
Beringia
Christopher Columbus
Columbian Exchange
Hernan Cortes
1st people in North America crossed it from American
Italian navigator who discovered the New World in the service…
The exchange of plants, animals, diseases, and technologies b…
Spanish conquistador who defeated the Aztecs and conquered Me…
Beringia
1st people in North America crossed it from American
Christopher Columbus
Italian navigator who discovered the New World in the service…
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World history
Moksha
Karma
Dharma
Vedas
Cycle of rebirth impelled by the law of karma
Deciding fate in future existences
Teaching or religion of the buddha
Most ancient scriptures
Moksha
Cycle of rebirth impelled by the law of karma
Karma
Deciding fate in future existences
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American History Final Review: Chapters 1-7
Christopher Columbus
Martin Luther
Sir Francis Drake
St. Augustine
Italian explorer who sailed for Spain; discovered the America…
German monk who protested false doctrines of the Roman church…
English sea captain who raided Spanish ships and outposts
First permanent European settlement in the U.S
Christopher Columbus
Italian explorer who sailed for Spain; discovered the America…
Martin Luther
German monk who protested false doctrines of the Roman church…
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World History Midterm
Lucy
Neolithic Era
Agricultural Revolution
Mesopotamia
earliest bones discover. 40% found in Ethiopia 1973
the era of hunters and gatherers
when farming started
cuniform, sarogon of bucane, worlds first empire, cartel of c…
Lucy
earliest bones discover. 40% found in Ethiopia 1973
Neolithic Era
the era of hunters and gatherers
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World History Midterm Vocabulary
Marathon
Code of Hammurabi
Mummification
Ostracism
A 26 mile race
Ancient code of laws used in Mesopotamia
Process used in Egypt to preserve and honor the dead
Practice of removing someone from society for a specific peri…
Marathon
A 26 mile race
Code of Hammurabi
Ancient code of laws used in Mesopotamia
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Art History Chapter 14 KW
Aerial Perspective
Baptistery
Black Death
Cartoon
creates the illusion of distance by graying the color and blu…
a building used for baptism next to the church
the bubonic plague eliminated between 25% and 50% of the popu…
a full-size preliminary drawing from which a painting is made
Aerial Perspective
creates the illusion of distance by graying the color and blu…
Baptistery
a building used for baptism next to the church
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World History Test 2
trade
horses
Rameses II
food, families
knowledge of farming and domesticating animals generally/usua…
the people who lived in the area of Mesopotamia about 8000-70…
the greatest ruler of ancient Egypt
Once humans started to settle down and farm and herd animals,…
trade
knowledge of farming and domesticating animals generally/usua…
horses
the people who lived in the area of Mesopotamia about 8000-70…
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History Test
Palmer
Palmer Raids
The Buford
"Case against the Reds"
ads
...
...
...
Palmer
ads
Palmer Raids
...
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Honors History Study Guide
The local British population in India'…
In 1644 The Manchus conquered Beijing…
What was asiento
The edict of nantes granted religious…
Black Hole of Calcutta
Qing
Spanish slave trading rights
Huguenots
The local British population in India'…
Black Hole of Calcutta
In 1644 The Manchus conquered Beijing…
Qing
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World History NCFE Review
civilization
5 aspects of civilization
cultural diffusion
mummification
territory in which people have developed organization
records, institutions, technology, specialization, advanced c…
process during which ideas, beliefs or goods spread from one…
process of embalming the dead to prevent decaying, utilized i…
civilization
territory in which people have developed organization
5 aspects of civilization
records, institutions, technology, specialization, advanced c…
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Rome- World History exam
What is philosophy?
The Roman army originally...
Why did the ancient Greeks have to mig…
What type of battle was the Battle of…
love of wisdom
made up of men who supplied their own weapons and had respect…
the city-states were overpopulated
navy
What is philosophy?
love of wisdom
The Roman army originally...
made up of men who supplied their own weapons and had respect…
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Unit 6 - Enlightenment - World History
Enlightenment
Natural Law
Ideas that enlightenment promoted
Monarchs who believed in enlightenment
European intellectual movement of the late 17th and 18th cent…
rules discovered by reason
A belief in progress, a more secular outlook, faith in science
Exist to serve the state and support the welfare of the citiz…
Enlightenment
European intellectual movement of the late 17th and 18th cent…
Natural Law
rules discovered by reason
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Chapter 20 History Test
3 causes of the French Revolution
What was the significance of the storm…
Why was Marie Antoinette unpopular wit…
The rights outlined in the declaration…
•ideas of enlightenment... •Financial crisis ... •widespread pf hun…
It was a representation of the past, they went to get gunpowd…
She was Austrian, she didn't care about the people and she sp…
Women
3 causes of the French Revolution
•ideas of enlightenment... •Financial crisis ... •widespread pf hun…
What was the significance of the storm…
It was a representation of the past, they went to get gunpowd…
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Chapter 25 Section 1
Bull Market
Bear Market
Buying on margin
Black Tuesday
steady rise in the stock market over a period of time
steady drop in the stock market over a period of time
purchasing stock with a little money down with the promise of…
October 29, 1929; date of the worst stock-market crash in Ame…
Bull Market
steady rise in the stock market over a period of time
Bear Market
steady drop in the stock market over a period of time
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World History Final
Renaissance
Humanism
Secular (Focus)
Patrons
Meaning rebirth; a time period in which art and learning were…
An intellectual movement the focused on human potential and a…
Worldly rather than a spiritual concern
A people or organization that spend large sums of money to ar…
Renaissance
Meaning rebirth; a time period in which art and learning were…
Humanism
An intellectual movement the focused on human potential and a…
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Chapter 19
Bantu migrations: Political... Pages: 484
Sundiata: Political ... Pages: 483
Gold-salt trade: Interactions/Economic…
Stateless society: Political... pages: 485
(1500BCE to 500CE) As the Bantu people migrated, they spread…
"The lion prince". Founded the Mali empire in W. Africa. Oral…
Gold and salt made up trade and wealth in the African kingdom…
a group of independent villages organized into clans and led…
Bantu migrations: Political... Pages: 484
(1500BCE to 500CE) As the Bantu people migrated, they spread…
Sundiata: Political ... Pages: 483
"The lion prince". Founded the Mali empire in W. Africa. Oral…
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Mrs. Moore's FWC Midterm Review 2016 all of it
Technology
Great Rift Valley
Hominids
Lucy
The creation and use of tools
Deep valley in East Africa where the most of the oldest homin…
Human like creatures whose fossils seem to predate modern man.
Oldest hominid found. Discovered by Donald Johanson.
Technology
The creation and use of tools
Great Rift Valley
Deep valley in East Africa where the most of the oldest homin…
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World Civilizations 1 Final
How did Muhammad of Mecca come to succ…
What is the big difference & dispute b…
Who was Abu Bakr and what factors allo…
Explain the significance of the Umayya…
Muhammad dedicated his free time to study religion, he studie…
Shiite' thought that only a blood relative, like his cousin a…
He was governed as a Caliph, head of the government and the S…
The Muslim armies cross the Pyrenees mountains into modern da…
How did Muhammad of Mecca come to succ…
Muhammad dedicated his free time to study religion, he studie…
What is the big difference & dispute b…
Shiite' thought that only a blood relative, like his cousin a…
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First Semester Study Guide: History
Does it rain a lot on the farm land of…
How did Industrialization and more mac…
What laws enforced segregation?
How did Social Darwinists justify Amer…
No
They became simpler and less skilled and less complex
Jim Crow Laws
When Nations compete only the strongest should survive
Does it rain a lot on the farm land of…
No
How did Industrialization and more mac…
They became simpler and less skilled and less complex
27 termscreated on December 9, 2016
History Chapter 1
Bering Strait
Mesoamerica
Scandinavia
Olmec
Land bridge between Russia and North America
A term used to describe Mexico and Central America before the…
Contained Norway, Sweden, Finland, and Denmark; Before Columb…
Considered the mother culture because religion, art, agricult…
Bering Strait
Land bridge between Russia and North America
Mesoamerica
A term used to describe Mexico and Central America before the…
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World History Chapter 15 Lesson 1 Study guide
When did christopher colombus land in…
Where did Christopher Columbus land an…
Describe tainos
Describe tainos personality
1492
In the caribbean and encountered the tainos
Lived in villages and grew corn, yams, cotton, and wove cloth
Were friendly and generous towards spanish
When did christopher colombus land in…
1492
Where did Christopher Columbus land an…
In the caribbean and encountered the tainos
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World History 8.1, World History 8.2, World History 8.3, World History 8.4
Myth
Fable
Tragedy
Ritual
A traditional story that explains the practices or beliefs of…
A story meant to teach a lesson; a famous collection by (a) G…
A play or film in which characters fail to overcome serious p…
Words or actions that are part of a religious ceremony; Greek…
Myth
A traditional story that explains the practices or beliefs of…
Fable
A story meant to teach a lesson; a famous collection by (a) G…
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Honors World History Final
Organization of Time and History
Democracy
City-state
Trojan War
...
...
...
...
Organization of Time and History
...
Democracy
...
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Religion III Review
The dignity and worth of a person is d…
More than twenty million people in the…
The breakdown of God's original plan f…
The foundation of Catholic social teac…
True
True
True
False
The dignity and worth of a person is d…
True
More than twenty million people in the…
True
22 termscreated on December 9, 2016
World history chapter 9
Sheikh
Allah
Quran
Muslim
The ruler of an arabic tribe, chosen from one of the leading…
Arabic of god; the supreme god of Islam
The holy scriptures of the religion of Islam
A person who believes in Islam
Sheikh
The ruler of an arabic tribe, chosen from one of the leading…
Allah
Arabic of god; the supreme god of Islam
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World History Semester 1 Exam Review
One of the core beliefs of Calvinism i…
In Jean-Jacques Rousseau's concept of…
What was the "Glorious Revolution"?
The final decrees of the Council of Tr…
true
an entire society agrees to be governed by its general will
the invasion of England by William of Orange, which overthrew…
reaffirmed traditional Catholic teachings in opposition to Pr…
One of the core beliefs of Calvinism i…
true
In Jean-Jacques Rousseau's concept of…
an entire society agrees to be governed by its general will
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World History Chapter 17 Section 3 and 4 Melancon
Indulgence
Reformation
Lutheran
Protestant
Pardon for sins believed to buy way into heaven
Formation of several Protestant church reformations
What Luther and his followers religion was called
Christians who belong to non-Catholic churches
Indulgence
Pardon for sins believed to buy way into heaven
Reformation
Formation of several Protestant church reformations
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AP World History: Brief Study Guide
Abbasid Caliphate
absolution
Acheh Sultanate
acllas
Descendants of the Prophet Muhammad's uncle, al-Abbas, the Ab…
The theory popular in France and other early modern European…
Muslim kingdom in northern Sumatra. Main center of Islamic ex…
Women selected by Inca authorities to serve in religious cent…
Abbasid Caliphate
Descendants of the Prophet Muhammad's uncle, al-Abbas, the Ab…
absolution
The theory popular in France and other early modern European…
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world history study guide
Henry VIII
Edict of Nante
Predestination
peter the great
established the church of England
made catholic the religion of France
only a select few gain salvation
introduced the west to Russia
Henry VIII
established the church of England
Edict of Nante
made catholic the religion of France
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Legacy of Ancient Greece Ch. 31
accurately
biology
geometry
latitude
correctly, without any mistakes
the study of living things; their structure, growth, and func…
the branch of mathematics involving points, lines, planes, an…
a measure of how far north or south a place on Earth is measu…
accurately
correctly, without any mistakes
biology
the study of living things; their structure, growth, and func…
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