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Honors Geography/ History of the World 1A: Cultural Hearths Vocabulary
Cultural innovation
Cultural diffusion
Cuneiform
Nahuatl
...
...
Sumerian Writing System
Aztec Language
Cultural innovation
...
Cultural diffusion
...
Honors World Cultures "Preview of the Period 1500-1800" Quiz Study Guide
What did the Old World contribute to t…
What did the New World contribute to t…
How did 80% of the Native Americans di…
Why were the Europeans so successful i…
pigs, horses, sheep, disease, slaves
coffee, tomatoes, potatoes, corn, chilies, Sisyphus, wood
smallpox
improved naval technology, cannons/compass
What did the Old World contribute to t…
pigs, horses, sheep, disease, slaves
What did the New World contribute to t…
coffee, tomatoes, potatoes, corn, chilies, Sisyphus, wood
Cultural Competency Terms- World history Honors Unit One
Culture
Discrimination
Empathy
Ethnicity
All the things that make up a people's entire way of life.
Unfair treatment or consideration of a group based on class o…
Identification with and understanding of... another's situation,…
Category of people set apart by distinctive customs and lifes…
Culture
All the things that make up a people's entire way of life.
Discrimination
Unfair treatment or consideration of a group based on class o…
Moreau Honors World Cultures: Medieval Life & The Crusades ***in progress
2 Major Changes in Agriculture
What is an advantage of a harnessed ho…
What is the idea of the three field sy…
What is a societal byproduct of the ag…
1. Harnessed Horses... 2. Three field System
Plows more (3 times more)
While two fields are planted, one field is able to "rest" and…
More people
2 Major Changes in Agriculture
1. Harnessed Horses... 2. Three field System
What is an advantage of a harnessed ho…
Plows more (3 times more)
honors world cultures. test on 6.2 and 6.3.
Christopher Columbus
Ibo
John Cabot
Benin
Italian explorer; first to explore the Americas
society of Eastern Nigeria; full of villages
explored New England
African society; brilliant and creative
Christopher Columbus
Italian explorer; first to explore the Americas
Ibo
society of Eastern Nigeria; full of villages
Honors World Culture Chapter 10 Vocab List w. Definitions
intendants
divine right of kings
balance of power
Henry IV
regional administrators and representatives of the crown in t…
belief that God chooses kings to rule nations
principle in which countries have equal strength in order to…
French king who came to power in 1589 and was the first king…
intendants
regional administrators and representatives of the crown in t…
divine right of kings
belief that God chooses kings to rule nations
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Honor World Cultures Capter 6 vocab
republic
Patrician
consuls
dictator
thing of the people
members of landholding upper class
supervise the business of government and command armies
ruler with complete control over their government
republic
thing of the people
Patrician
members of landholding upper class
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Honors World Culture Chapter 3 Section 1 (Islam)
Islam
Hijrah
Caliph
Sultan
Means "peace theough submission to the will of Allah" religio…
Journey of Muhammad and his followers to Madinah
Successor to Muhammad
"Holder of power" ; Turkish leader who captures Baghdad and t…
Islam
Means "peace theough submission to the will of Allah" religio…
Hijrah
Journey of Muhammad and his followers to Madinah
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World History Honors Eastern Cultures and Religions Term Sheet Study Guide
Sui Dynasty
Tang Dynasty
Song Dynasty
Yuan Dynasty
FIRST TO UNITE CHINA powerful centralized state, Harsh Rule t…
Peak of Asian ARTS (XENITH) issued land reforms/equal field s…
Meritocracy person best suited for job gets job. INVENTED PRI…
STRICT SOCIAL HIERARCHIES VERY LITTLE SOCIAL MOBILITY/// NOT…
Sui Dynasty
FIRST TO UNITE CHINA powerful centralized state, Harsh Rule t…
Tang Dynasty
Peak of Asian ARTS (XENITH) issued land reforms/equal field s…
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Early River Cultures/World History and Geography I Honors
Babylonians
Sumerian Religion
Ziggurats
Babylonian Society
First empire... Amorite power peaked... King Hammurabi ruled 1792-1…
Gods were immortal and all-powerful... Everyone goes to same pla…
Temples where the gods were thought to reside
Farming, domestication, cotton and wool cloths... Active trade... E…
Babylonians
First empire... Amorite power peaked... King Hammurabi ruled 1792-1…
Sumerian Religion
Gods were immortal and all-powerful... Everyone goes to same pla…
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Honors World History - Hinduism, Indian Culture, British Imperialism of India
subcontinent
Monsoons
Harappan civilization
Aryans
landmass that includes India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh.
Seasonal winds
Indus Valley Civilization
indo-european people; made the Vedas
subcontinent
landmass that includes India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh.
Monsoons
Seasonal winds
Honors World cultures Renaissance and Reformation test study guide
Bureaucracy
Communism
Democracy
Fascism
a large group of people who are involved in running a governm…
all property is publicly owned, each person works and is paid…
a system of government by the whole population, typically thr…
an authoritarian and nationalistic system of government and s…
Bureaucracy
a large group of people who are involved in running a governm…
Communism
all property is publicly owned, each person works and is paid…
World History- Chapter 3, Section 2- African Society and Culture: Dec 9, 2016
Villages
Consensus
Lineage
Clans or tribes
Centers of trade and government
Unanimous agreement
Groups of people who can trace their descent back to a common…
Several lineages linked together
Villages
Centers of trade and government
Consensus
Unanimous agreement
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Honors history C.h 5.3 " Culture and society in the Roman world"
Why were Romans able to construct bigg…
What period is known as the Age of Aug…
Who was the most distinguished poet?
What famous book was written by Virgil?
Romans used curved lines such as the arch, vault, and dome. T…
The Golden age of Latin Literature.
Virgil.
Aeneid.
Why were Romans able to construct bigg…
Romans used curved lines such as the arch, vault, and dome. T…
What period is known as the Age of Aug…
The Golden age of Latin Literature.
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Honors World Cultures New Imperialism (if anyone bashes this I will never make another public quizlet)
What is the Spanish-American War?
Who is Liliuokalani?
What did European powers want to estab…
Why were many Filipinos disappointed a…
A war that broke out in 1898 between Spain and the US over Cu…
The Hawaiian queen who was overthrown by American planters in…
To gain raw materials and new market
The United States took control of the Philippines
What is the Spanish-American War?
A war that broke out in 1898 between Spain and the US over Cu…
Who is Liliuokalani?
The Hawaiian queen who was overthrown by American planters in…
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Test 7: The Spread of Hellenistic Culture Preparation World History I Honors
What four cultures were blended to cre…
What is koine?
Who spoke koine?
What were Alexandria's attractions?
Greece, Persia, Egypt, India
A Greek dialect
Traders and educated people
Alexander's glass coffin, statues of Greek gods, palaces, Pha…
What four cultures were blended to cre…
Greece, Persia, Egypt, India
What is koine?
A Greek dialect
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MR SAVOR PERIOD 4 WORLD CULTURAL GEOGRAPHY HONORS MIDTERM REVIEW (Chapters in order)
CHAPTER 1 START... globe
Map
Cartographer
Great Circle Route
the earth.... "collecting goodies from all over the globe"... synon…
a diagrammatic representation of an area of land or sea showi…
A person who creates maps
Great circle route, the shortest course between two points on…
CHAPTER 1 START... globe
the earth.... "collecting goodies from all over the globe"... synon…
Map
a diagrammatic representation of an area of land or sea showi…
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9. Ancient Middle East (HDHS World Cultures)
Middle East
Sumerians
ziggurats
cuneiform
The ___ is the area surrounding the Eastern Mediterranean. It…
The ___ were the earliest group to dominate Southern Mesopota…
_____ were rectangular tiered temples or terraced mounds erec…
____ was a Sumerian form of writing made by pressing a wedge-…
Middle East
The ___ is the area surrounding the Eastern Mediterranean. It…
Sumerians
The ___ were the earliest group to dominate Southern Mesopota…
Imperialism--Honors World History
Imperialism
Berlin Conference
Suez Canal
Ethiopia
time period fueled by economic expansion where Europeans divi…
meeting to divide Africa amongst Europeans
provided a passage from Mediterranean Sea to the Indian Ocean…
one area that remained uncolonized during imperialism
Imperialism
time period fueled by economic expansion where Europeans divi…
Berlin Conference
meeting to divide Africa amongst Europeans
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1. Ancient Greece (HDHS World Cultures)
bard
polis
Parthenon
Sophocles
A ____ was a Greek singer and teller of tales.
A ___ was a Greek city-state. Athens and Sparta were the two…
The ____ was a temple to Athena built on the Acropolis hill i…
____ was a famous Greek writer of tragedies. His most famous…
bard
A ____ was a Greek singer and teller of tales.
polis
A ___ was a Greek city-state. Athens and Sparta were the two…
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World Cultures ch.2 test
Nomad
Civilization
Archaeologist
Artisan
Migrated to follow vegetation and game animals
Highly organized group of people with their own language and…
Scientists who study the objects left by early people
Skilled craft workers
Nomad
Migrated to follow vegetation and game animals
Civilization
Highly organized group of people with their own language and…
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World Cultures Intro to Culture
Culture
Diffusion
Ethnocentrism
Civilization
all of the things that make up a people's entire way of life
the movement of customs or ideas from one place to another
judging other cultures by the standards of their own culture
highly organized group of people with their own language and…
Culture
all of the things that make up a people's entire way of life
Diffusion
the movement of customs or ideas from one place to another
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World History Topic 4 - African Civilizations Exam
Who was the first to begin the trans-S…
What was the greatest West African emp…
Mali
Who was the founder of Mali?
Ghana
Mali
only the upper classes converted to Islam, Timbuktu became on…
Sundiata
Who was the first to begin the trans-S…
Ghana
What was the greatest West African emp…
Mali
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World Geography Review HONORS
absolute location
relative location
biosphere
spatial diffusion
The location of a place represented by latitude and longitude.
The location of a place in comparison to another location.
The regions of the earth that contain living organisms.
The process by which cultural elements spread from one area t…
absolute location
The location of a place represented by latitude and longitude.
relative location
The location of a place in comparison to another location.
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World Cultures Reading Vocabulary 1
cosmology
intermittent
cognizant
inextricably
The science of the origin and development of the universe.
non continuously
having knowledge of
unable to be freed
cosmology
The science of the origin and development of the universe.
intermittent
non continuously
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World Cultures Final Exam Review
Legalism
legitimacy
jungle
kaiser
school of Chinese philosophy concerned with politics
Principle involving restoring former ruling families to their…
thick growth of plants found in a tropical rain forest
title of the German emperor
Legalism
school of Chinese philosophy concerned with politics
legitimacy
Principle involving restoring former ruling families to their…
Honors World History: Unit 1 Vocabulary
alphabet
Zoroastrianism
civilization
specialization
writing system that uses symbols to represent sounds, which w…
ancient monotheistic religion of the Persians that features t…
highly organized society marked by P.E.R.S.I.A: Political org…
the development of skills in a particular kind of work, such…
alphabet
writing system that uses symbols to represent sounds, which w…
Zoroastrianism
ancient monotheistic religion of the Persians that features t…
World History honors review unit 3
Iroquois
Montezuma
obsidian
Renaissance
A group of Native American peoples who spoke related language…
Ruler of the Aztec people at the time of Spanish arrival in 1…
hard glassy volcanic rock used by early peoples to make sharp…
A period of European history lasting from 1300-1600 during wh…
Iroquois
A group of Native American peoples who spoke related language…
Montezuma
Ruler of the Aztec people at the time of Spanish arrival in 1…
Intro to Honors World History
5 Themes of AP World History
Social
hierarchy
Political
...
...
...
...
5 Themes of AP World History
...
Social
...
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African civilizations
Axum
Caravan
Ghana
Griot
Ancient African kingdom that became a center of trade
Group of people traveling together
Ancient African kingdom that got trading gold and salt
African musician-storyteller who uses music and stories to tr…
Axum
Ancient African kingdom that became a center of trade
Caravan
Group of people traveling together
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Honors World History Unit 3, Part 2 Test Review-Section 4
Bantu Migration
Spread of Islam
Nok
Ghana
Theorized cultural diffusion of a core native Sub-Saharan Afr…
Introduced by the Umayyad and Abbasid Caliphates. Became the…
Earliest discovered Sub-Saharan African civilization (Nigeria…
West Africa; located at the western end of the Trans-Saharan…
Bantu Migration
Theorized cultural diffusion of a core native Sub-Saharan Afr…
Spread of Islam
Introduced by the Umayyad and Abbasid Caliphates. Became the…
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H World Cultures 9/26 Test (PowerPoint)
Culture
Customary beliefs
Material traits
Social form
The body of customary beliefs, material traits, and social fo…
Values, ethics, and standards that create and influence thoug…
Visible elements a group possesses and leaves behind for the…
Gender, ethnicity, identity, and political institutions that…
Culture
The body of customary beliefs, material traits, and social fo…
Customary beliefs
Values, ethics, and standards that create and influence thoug…
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African Civilizations
salt trade
Mansa Musa
Ghana
Population
exchange between west Africans selling gold and Arab traders…
Mali's greatest emperor - ruled from 1312 to 1337
first empire
the larger this was, the more strained the resources were
salt trade
exchange between west Africans selling gold and Arab traders…
Mansa Musa
Mali's greatest emperor - ruled from 1312 to 1337
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World History Honors Test One Review
Mesopotamia
Sargon
Culture
Hammurabi
Name means land between the rivers.
His army united Sumer, began first empire.
The way of life of a group of people.
He is known for creating the first code of laws.
Mesopotamia
Name means land between the rivers.
Sargon
His army united Sumer, began first empire.
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Honors World History Quiz #1
Prehistory
Climate Change
Agriculture
River Valley
Time before writing existed
why early humans migrated out of Africa
allowed people to spend time doing other things/permanent civ…
where world's first civilizations arose
Prehistory
Time before writing existed
Climate Change
why early humans migrated out of Africa
African Geography
Benue River
Nile River
Niger River
Volta River
Benue River
Nile River
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World Geography Review HONORS
absolute location
relative location
biosphere
spatial diffusion
The location of a place represented by latitude and longitude.
The location of a place in comparison to another location.
The regions of the earth that contain living organisms.
The process by which cultural elements spread from one area t…
absolute location
The location of a place represented by latitude and longitude.
relative location
The location of a place in comparison to another location.
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Moore Prentice Hall World History connections to today Chapter 2
Egypt's settlements began
Gifts of the Nile
Environmental changes in Egypt
Upper Egypt
along the Nile River Delta
brought rich silt to replenish soils, water for irrigation, p…
if floods weren't strong enough there would be less farm land…
River area south of First cataract is elevated-- where boulde…
Egypt's settlements began
along the Nile River Delta
Gifts of the Nile
brought rich silt to replenish soils, water for irrigation, p…
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World Geography Review HONORS
absolute location
relative location
spatial diffusion
erosion
The location of a place represented by latitude and longitude.
The location of a place in comparison to another location.
The process by which cultural elements spread from one area t…
The process by which the surface of the earth is worn away by…
absolute location
The location of a place represented by latitude and longitude.
relative location
The location of a place in comparison to another location.
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Chapter 12 World Cultures
Size of Africa
Direct Rule
Indirect Rule
Imperialism
3 times the size of Europe
French administrators were sent. The goal was to impose Frenc…
Local rulers were left in charge. The children of the ruling…
The domination by one country of the political, economic, or…
Size of Africa
3 times the size of Europe
Direct Rule
French administrators were sent. The goal was to impose Frenc…
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World: African and Middle Eastern Imperialism
Assimilation
Paternalism
Indirect Control
Direct Control
concept that local peoples will adopt the culture of the outs…
governing people in a paternal way
limited self-rule & local government officials used
no self-rule & foreign officials brought in to lead
Assimilation
concept that local peoples will adopt the culture of the outs…
Paternalism
governing people in a paternal way
African American Honors History
American Revolution Impact on the Blac…
Identify the Slave and Free Black popu…
Identify the Slave and Free Black Popu…
Identify Slave Breeding & Selling Meth…
A. Lead to the abolition of slavery in the northern U.S. ... B.…
The Upper South... A. Delaware- 20% Black (17% Free and 2% slave…
The Lower South... A. Georgia -44%Slave and less than 1% Free Bl…
The process of slave breeding... ... 1. Experiments conducted to b…
American Revolution Impact on the Blac…
A. Lead to the abolition of slavery in the northern U.S. ... B.…
Identify the Slave and Free Black popu…
The Upper South... A. Delaware- 20% Black (17% Free and 2% slave…
World Cultures
According to Machiavelli, he who negle…
Machiavelli realizes that he may be th…
According to M., men generally decide…
M. Uses a quote from the Magificant to…
F
T
F
F
According to Machiavelli, he who negle…
F
Machiavelli realizes that he may be th…
T
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Chapter 10 World Cultures
William I
William II
Bismarck
Realpolitik
Took title as kaiser, and appointed Bismarck as prime minister
He asked Bismarck to resign as Chancellor, and believed in Di…
Rises to power in Prussia, first prime minister then chancell…
Realistic politics based on the needs of the state
William I
Took title as kaiser, and appointed Bismarck as prime minister
William II
He asked Bismarck to resign as Chancellor, and believed in Di…
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Chapter 17 World Cultures
Appeasement
Rome-Berlin Axis
Anti--Cominterm
Austria
If European states satisfy reasonable demands of dissatisfied…
1936, Formal Document naming Germany and Italy allies
Germany and Japan form an allegiance against communism
1938 Hitler threatens to invade, forced Austria to put a Nazi…
Appeasement
If European states satisfy reasonable demands of dissatisfied…
Rome-Berlin Axis
1936, Formal Document naming Germany and Italy allies
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World Cultures Vocab
Exponential Growth
Linear Growth
AD
CE
Growth whose rate becomes ever more raid in proportion to the…
It grows at a constant rate
anno Domini "in the year of our lord"
Common era
Exponential Growth
Growth whose rate becomes ever more raid in proportion to the…
Linear Growth
It grows at a constant rate
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Chapter 14 World Cultures
The year all European powers were in t…
The Balkans
Triple Alliance
Triple Entente
1914
Where WWI started
Germany, Austria-Hungary, Italy. Eventually added: Ottoman em…
France, Russia, Britain. Eventually added: Japan
The year all European powers were in t…
1914
The Balkans
Where WWI started
World Cultures Unit 1
Culture
Language
Lingua franca
Cultural region
Way if life in a society, shared products of that society
Communication shared by members of a society/ the most unifyi…
A language people use to do business to try to find a common…
People of different cultural groups have adapted to their sur…
Culture
Way if life in a society, shared products of that society
Language
Communication shared by members of a society/ the most unifyi…
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World Cultures vocabulary
Hacienda
Brasilia
Favela
Canopy
A large estate
The capital of Brazil
A Brazilian Ghetto
An umbrella-like covering formed by tall evergreen trees
Hacienda
A large estate
Brasilia
The capital of Brazil
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World Cultures Chapter 16
Pizarro
Cortes
Moctezuma
Atahualpa
Spanish conquistador who conquered the Incas
Spanish conquistador that conquered the Aztecs
Aztec emperor
Ruler of the Incas
Pizarro
Spanish conquistador who conquered the Incas
Cortes
Spanish conquistador that conquered the Aztecs
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