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World History
Pastoralism
Lascaux
Shamans
Animism
Bunch of Bushmen doing bushy things in pastures. Surprisingly…
the location of that french cave painting of paleolithic age.…
Ullululululu! I just communicated with gods!
"...You think you own whatever land you land on... The earth is…
Pastoralism
Bunch of Bushmen doing bushy things in pastures. Surprisingly…
Lascaux
the location of that french cave painting of paleolithic age.…
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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…
10 terms
World History- Chapter 1
Culture
Neolithis Revolution
Ur
Catal Huyuk
Unique way of life of a group of people
Dramatic and far-reaching change in human life caused by the…
Ancient city was founded on the banks of the Euphrates River
Ancient village located in what is now Turkey, known for its…
Culture
Unique way of life of a group of people
Neolithis Revolution
Dramatic and far-reaching change in human life caused by the…
23 terms
World History
In feudal Japan a warrior called
This was the main power on the Southea…
Nomadic people that heard animals are…
United Mongols for the first time
Samurai
Khmer
Pastoralists
Ghengis Khan
In feudal Japan a warrior called
Samurai
This was the main power on the Southea…
Khmer
31 terms
World History
imperialism
Racism
Gunboat diplomacy
Protectorate
the extension of a nation's power over other lands... (mother co…
the belief that race determines a person's traits and capabil…
the practice of one state threatening another state w/ a near…
a political unit that depends on another government for its p…
imperialism
the extension of a nation's power over other lands... (mother co…
Racism
the belief that race determines a person's traits and capabil…
26 terms
World History: World War I
militarism
alliance
Archduke Franz Ferdinand
Gavrilo Princip
A policy of glorifying military power and keeping a large sta…
An agreement between two or more countries to work together t…
Heir to the Austria-Hungarian throne, was assassinated in Sar…
Member of a Serbian terrorist/nationalist organization called…
militarism
A policy of glorifying military power and keeping a large sta…
alliance
An agreement between two or more countries to work together t…
12 terms
World History Chapter 17
ecology
deforestation
ozone layer
greenhouse effect
the study of the relationships between living things and thei…
the clearing of forests (p. 744)
a thin layer of gas in the upper atmosphere that shields Eart…
global warming caused by the buildup of carbon dioxide in the…
ecology
the study of the relationships between living things and thei…
deforestation
the clearing of forests (p. 744)
World History
Cataract
Cuneiform
Decipher
Delta
A large waterfall.
Denoting or relating to the wedge-shaped characters used in t…
Convert (a text written in code, or a coded signal) into norm…
The fourth letter of the Greek alphabet ( Δ, δ ), translitera…
Cataract
A large waterfall.
Cuneiform
Denoting or relating to the wedge-shaped characters used in t…
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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
15 terms
world history
mosque
kaaba
muezzin
adhan
is a muslim house of worship
the house of the god in mecca stone structure
caller who invites people to pray
call of prayer
mosque
is a muslim house of worship
kaaba
the house of the god in mecca stone structure
66 terms
World History I World Religions
Religion Definition
What basic principals do all religions…
what do you think people hope to gain…
Confucianism:... Name of Deity
and organized system of beliefs, ceremonies, practices, and w…
all religions have what happens to us in the after life in co…
to me, i hope to gain understanding and forgiveness
no god(s)
Religion Definition
and organized system of beliefs, ceremonies, practices, and w…
What basic principals do all religions…
all religions have what happens to us in the after life in co…
9 terms
World History
alliances
armistice
casualties
fronts
nations joined together for some purpose
an agreement to stop
soldiers who have been killed, wounded, captured, or are miss…
the different places where the actual fighting is going on du…
alliances
nations joined together for some purpose
armistice
an agreement to stop
22 terms
World History 1: Renaissance
Renaissance
Printing Press
Literacy
Leonardo Da Vinci
Period of rebirth of art and learning in Europe lasting from…
Developed in the 1400's by Gutenberg, this machine allowed bo…
Due to the printing press, reading and writing increased.
Renaissance inventor and artist who painted the Mona Lisa and…
Renaissance
Period of rebirth of art and learning in Europe lasting from…
Printing Press
Developed in the 1400's by Gutenberg, this machine allowed bo…
34 terms
World History
b
c
b
c
What key advantage did Spanish invaders have over the native…
What did many English settlers hope to gain by leaving their…
Which European is credited with ushering in the Age of Explor…
Which best describes a reason that Europeans set forth on voy…
b
What key advantage did Spanish invaders have over the native…
c
What did many English settlers hope to gain by leaving their…
15 terms
World History Unit 2
Violence
Dimensions
Floodgates
Occupants
the use of physical force to harm someone, to damage property…
the length, width, height, or depth of something
gates for controlling the flow of water from a lake, reservoi…
people who are living in or using a particular building, room…
Violence
the use of physical force to harm someone, to damage property…
Dimensions
the length, width, height, or depth of something
38 terms
World History - Chapter 10
Justinian
Justinian Code
Theodora
Belisarius
Byzantine Emperor
Law code with 4 parts, included laws of Roman Empire
Justinian's wife; encouraged him to increase women rights
General of Justinian's army
Justinian
Byzantine Emperor
Justinian Code
Law code with 4 parts, included laws of Roman Empire
15 terms
World History Unit 3
Crossroads
Pagan
Successor
Virtue
where two or more roads cross; often used metaphorically to m…
worship of gods other than the true God
one who follows another in a position of leadership
good moral character
Crossroads
where two or more roads cross; often used metaphorically to m…
Pagan
worship of gods other than the true God
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World History - World War I
entente
militarism
Alsace and Lorraine
ultimatum
nonbinding agreement to follow common policies - Great Britai…
glorification and buildup of the military
provinces on border between France and Germany.
to give a final set of demands or "else."
entente
nonbinding agreement to follow common policies - Great Britai…
militarism
glorification and buildup of the military
45 terms
AP World History: Ancient World
Agriculture
Agrarian
Bands/ Clans
Civilization
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
a society in an advanced state of social development (e.g., w…
Agriculture
The deliberate effort to modify a portion of Earth's surface…
Agrarian
pertaining to land or its cultivation; Ex. agrarian reform, a…
18 terms
World history
Man
Jehovah
Divine Sovereignty
Culture
the best part of ... God's creation is__
_________ is a man made name for God
providence=_________________
societies total way of life is their _______
Man
the best part of ... God's creation is__
Jehovah
_________ is a man made name for God
25 terms
World History- Map Quiz
India
Japan
Korea
China
India
Japan
17 terms
AP World History: World Regions
North America
Mexico
Caribbean
Latin America
North America
Mexico
15 terms
World History
Sepay Mutiny
Raj
Muslim League
Unequal Treaties
A rebellion of hindu and muslim soldiers against the british…
The British rule of Indian from 1757 until 1947
Political group founded in 1906 to protect the rights of Indi…
Trade treaties that China signed under pressure of invasion g…
Sepay Mutiny
A rebellion of hindu and muslim soldiers against the british…
Raj
The British rule of Indian from 1757 until 1947
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World History Chapter 23
Alexander I
1917
Alexander Kerensky
Red Russians
Czar who fought Napoleon and formed the Holy Alliance
the Bolshevik Revolution
leader of the Provisional Government of Russia
favored Communists in the Russian Civil War
Alexander I
Czar who fought Napoleon and formed the Holy Alliance
1917
the Bolshevik Revolution
22 terms
World History
European Exploration: Motives
European Exploration: Compass
European Exploration: Astrolobe
European Exploration: Shipbuilding-Dee…
Wealth, Fame and Glory, Renaissance Curiosity, Spread Christi…
Help travelers find their way
Calculate location based on stars/ sun to horizen
Helped to withstand bigger waves
European Exploration: Motives
Wealth, Fame and Glory, Renaissance Curiosity, Spread Christi…
European Exploration: Compass
Help travelers find their way
18 terms
World History -- Chapter 1
Artifacts
Cuneiform
Trade
Domestication
Human made objects such as tools, and jewellery.;
An invented system of writing by Sumerians.
The action of buy and selling goods. It was important because…
To tame, like taming animals for agriculture.
Artifacts
Human made objects such as tools, and jewellery.;
Cuneiform
An invented system of writing by Sumerians.
33 terms
World History-Chapter 22
Heliocentric
Francis Bacon
The Social Contract
Catherine the Great
Having or representing the sun as the center, as in the accep…
developed the Scientific Method-an ongoing process, which usu…
The idea of a direct democracy
Reformed Russia's Laws due to philosophers influences... Believ…
Heliocentric
Having or representing the sun as the center, as in the accep…
Francis Bacon
developed the Scientific Method-an ongoing process, which usu…
33 terms
World History - World War II
Fascism
Appeasement
Benito Mussolini
Adolf Hitler
an aggressive nationalistic movement that considered the nati…
giving someone what they want in order to avoid war
Fascist leader of Italy
Fascist leader of Germany
Fascism
an aggressive nationalistic movement that considered the nati…
Appeasement
giving someone what they want in order to avoid war
18 terms
World History - Lesson 10
xenophobia
Scythians, Goths, Bulgars, and Mongols
geographic protection
Slavic people
a fear or hatred of foreigners or strangers
Invaders of Russia due to a lack of geographic protection
vast seas, impassable mountains, or vast deserts to deter inv…
Asian settlers of Russia
xenophobia
a fear or hatred of foreigners or strangers
Scythians, Goths, Bulgars, and Mongols
Invaders of Russia due to a lack of geographic protection
25 terms
world history
fertile crescent
silt
irrigation
canals
is the region in the Middle East which curves, like a quarter…
fine sand, clay, or other material carried by running water a…
is the method in which water is supplied to plants at regular…
an artificial waterway constructed to allow the passage of bo…
fertile crescent
is the region in the Middle East which curves, like a quarter…
silt
fine sand, clay, or other material carried by running water a…
16 terms
World History - Nationalism - Vocabulary
nationalism
penisulares
creoles
mulattos
a feeling of belonging and loyalty that causes people to thin…
in Spanish colonial society, colonists who were born in Spain
in Spanish colonial society, a colonist who was born in Latin…
persons of mixed European and African ancestry
nationalism
a feeling of belonging and loyalty that causes people to thin…
penisulares
in Spanish colonial society, colonists who were born in Spain
137 terms
World History Import 1
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,…
9 terms
world history
Mesopotamia
Floodplain
silt
arid
land between the tigris and euphrates rives
flat land bordering the banks of a river
fine,fertile soil carried by rives and deposited on nearby la…
climate type marked by hot summers and limited rainfalls
Mesopotamia
land between the tigris and euphrates rives
Floodplain
flat land bordering the banks of a river
25 terms
WWI - World History
Alliances at the BEGINNING of WWI
Alliances at the END of WWI
Label Map
Causes of WWI
Triple Alliance -- Germany, Austria-Hungary, Italy ... Triple E…
Central Powers -- Germany, AH, Ottoman Empire... Allied Powers-…
Militarism, Alliances, Imperialism, Nationalism
Alliances at the BEGINNING of WWI
Triple Alliance -- Germany, Austria-Hungary, Italy ... Triple E…
Alliances at the END of WWI
Central Powers -- Germany, AH, Ottoman Empire... Allied Powers-…
8 terms
world history
glacier
monopoly
quipu
igloo
huge sheet of ice
sole right to trade
a rope with nots ,cords, different length ,color
dome shaped homes made of bolder
glacier
huge sheet of ice
monopoly
sole right to trade
301 terms
World History midterm review
Renaissance
Humanism
Secular
The Courtier
the era where, the ideas led to a sustained period of renewed…
the belief in individual accomplishment and potential of the…
worldly rather than spiritual focus
book describing the perfect renaissance man
Renaissance
the era where, the ideas led to a sustained period of renewed…
Humanism
the belief in individual accomplishment and potential of the…
125 terms
World History Thanksgiving Review
Buddhism (origin, spread, followers)
Judaism (origin, spread, followers)
Christianity (origin, spread, followers)
Islam (origin, spread, followers)
Started in India. Spread to the Far East (China, Japan, etc.)…
Started in Iraq. Spread to Israel and then to the Jewish dias…
Started in Israel. Spread through the Roman Empire and then a…
Started in Saudi Arabia. Spread through the Middle East and t…
Buddhism (origin, spread, followers)
Started in India. Spread to the Far East (China, Japan, etc.)…
Judaism (origin, spread, followers)
Started in Iraq. Spread to Israel and then to the Jewish dias…
34 terms
World History - World War I
What is imperialism?
What is nationalism?
What is militarism?
Stalemate
a policy of extending a country's power and influence through…
a strong pride in ones nation or state
the belief of a government or people that a country should ma…
a contest, dispute, or competition, in which neither side can…
What is imperialism?
a policy of extending a country's power and influence through…
What is nationalism?
a strong pride in ones nation or state
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,…
74 terms
World History
Russian Revolution/Rise of Totalitaria…
main causes of the Russian Revolution
Lenin and the Bolsheviks
The Gulag
Stupid, Stupid Nicholas the II... the people wanted rights/ no s…
leader and radicals of the revoltion they belived in communism
russian labor camp ... political discadents were sent there
Russian Revolution/Rise of Totalitaria…
main causes of the Russian Revolution
Stupid, Stupid Nicholas the II... the people wanted rights/ no s…
18 terms
World History
Triple Entente
trench warfare
lawrence of arabia
bolshevik revolution
Britain, France, Russia
Fighting with trenches, mines, and barbed wire. Horrible livi…
urged Arab princes to revolt against their Ottoman overlords
1917 uprising in Russia led by Vladimir Lenin which establish…
Triple Entente
Britain, France, Russia
trench warfare
Fighting with trenches, mines, and barbed wire. Horrible livi…
34 terms
World History
b
c
b
c
What key advantage did Spanish invaders have over the native…
What did many English settlers hope to gain by leaving their…
Which European is credited with ushering in the Age of Explor…
Which best describes a reason that Europeans set forth on voy…
b
What key advantage did Spanish invaders have over the native…
c
What did many English settlers hope to gain by leaving their…
43 terms
World History Unit 1
Giza
Hatshepsut
Ramses II
Cataract
An ancient Egyptian city; the site of the Great Pyramid
Queen of Egypt (1473-1458 B.C.E.). Dispatched a naval expedit…
A long-lived ruler of New Kingdom Egypt (r. 1290-1224 BCE). H…
A large waterfall
Giza
An ancient Egyptian city; the site of the Great Pyramid
Hatshepsut
Queen of Egypt (1473-1458 B.C.E.). Dispatched a naval expedit…
8 terms
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…
28 terms
World History
artifact
culture
hominid
Paleolithic Age
human-made objects.
A people's unique way of life.
Humans and other creatures that can walk upright.
lasted from about 2.5 million to 8000 B.C
artifact
human-made objects.
culture
A people's unique way of life.
10 terms
World History Vocabulary #2
location
place
region
movement
tells where one place is in relation to another
physical characteristics
an geographical area comparing physical and human characteris…
the manner of a groups transportation
location
tells where one place is in relation to another
place
physical characteristics
103 terms
World History
Byzantine Empire
Roman Empire
Maurya Empire
Persian Wars
When the Roman Empire split the east became known as this emp…
Began humbly in a single town, founded by two brothers, Romul…
India, highly developed in economics, waterworks and private…
Greeks and Perisans; Battle of Marathon, Battle of Thermopyla…
Byzantine Empire
When the Roman Empire split the east became known as this emp…
Roman Empire
Began humbly in a single town, founded by two brothers, Romul…
World War II (World History)
Axis Powers
Allied Powers
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Winston Churchill
Alliance of Germany, Italy, and Japan during World War II.
Alliance of Great Britain, Soviet Union, United States, and F…
32nd US President - He began New Deal programs to help the na…
A noted British statesman who led Britain throughout most of…
Axis Powers
Alliance of Germany, Italy, and Japan during World War II.
Allied Powers
Alliance of Great Britain, Soviet Union, United States, and F…
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…
23 terms
World History - Chapter 25
Risorgimento
Gisuseppe Garibaldi
Otto von Bismarck
Treaty of Prague
Nationalist movement in Italy
Led way for Italian freedom
Head of Prussia's cabinet; later becomes German Chancellor
Ended the German Confederation; Created the North German Conf…
Risorgimento
Nationalist movement in Italy
Gisuseppe Garibaldi
Led way for Italian freedom
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