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103 terms
honors world final review
cultural diffusion
Berlin Airlift
laissez-faire
Magna Carta
the spread of cultural beliefs and social activities from one…
USA shipped supplies to West Berlin by airplane
abstention by governments from interfering in the workings of…
A charter agreed by King John of England. It lessened the pow…
cultural diffusion
the spread of cultural beliefs and social activities from one…
Berlin Airlift
USA shipped supplies to West Berlin by airplane
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Central America Countries and Capitals
Mexico
Belize
Guatemala
El Salvador
Mexico City
Belmopan
Guatemala City
San Salvador
Mexico
Mexico City
Belize
Belmopan
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,…
70 terms
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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14. Ancient Africa (HDHS World Cultures)
rainforest
savanna
sahel
deserts
___ is the prominent climate zone of Central Africa.
The ___ is made up of lush grasslands.
The ___ is a strip of dry grasslands on the southern border o…
African contains several ___, including the Sahara, the Kalah…
rainforest
___ is the prominent climate zone of Central Africa.
savanna
The ___ is made up of lush grasslands.
62 terms
World History Honors Unit 2
What is the religion of the Jews?
What were two other names the Jews are…
Who was the Covenant (promised land) p…
Who were Abrahams sons?
Judaism
Hebrews and Israelites
Abraham
Isaac and Ishmael
What is the religion of the Jews?
Judaism
What were two other names the Jews are…
Hebrews and Israelites
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Modern World History Chapter 8
Miguel Hidalgo
Saint-Domingue
Toussaint L' Ouverture
Mulattos
He was a priest who issued the Grito de Dolores, a call for a…
(1659 - 1809) A French colony on the island of Hispaniola in…
He led a slave revolt that ended slavery on the island of His…
This term was used in Latin America to describe people of mix…
Miguel Hidalgo
He was a priest who issued the Grito de Dolores, a call for a…
Saint-Domingue
(1659 - 1809) A French colony on the island of Hispaniola in…
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Unit 2 "Classical Civilizations"
resource mobilization
classical civilization
overreach
migration
the process of securing new and additional resources
although it no longer exists, it left behind key cultural, in…
when a society overextends politically, militarily, or econom…
movement of people from one place to another
resource mobilization
the process of securing new and additional resources
classical civilization
although it no longer exists, it left behind key cultural, in…
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South America Countries and Capitals
Colombia
Venezuela
Guyana
Suriname
Bogata
Caracas
Georgetown
Paramaribo
Colombia
Bogata
Venezuela
Caracas
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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
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…
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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 15- The beginnings of our Global Age: Europe and the Americas 1492-1750
Taino
Conquistadors
Immunity
Hernan Cortez
Name of native people who lived on Hispaniola conquered by Co…
Spanish explorers who claimed lands in the Americas for Spain…
Natural protection, resistance. When the Europeans introduced…
A land owner in Cuba, Conquered the Aztecs
Taino
Name of native people who lived on Hispaniola conquered by Co…
Conquistadors
Spanish explorers who claimed lands in the Americas for Spain…
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Honors World History Summer Assignment Vocabulary
Absolutism
Agriculture
Aristocracy
Bureaucracy
A form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictat…
The deliberate effort to modify a portion of Earth's surface…
A government in which power is in the hands of a hereditary r…
A large, complex organization composed of appointed officials
Absolutism
A form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictat…
Agriculture
The deliberate effort to modify a portion of Earth's surface…
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Honors World History Quizlet Groups Chapter 2 Sections 1-2
Moluccas
Prince Henry
What did Prince Henry do?
cartographer
Island chain in present-day Indonesia, then called the Spice…
Sailed to Africa for Portugal
Map the African Coast... Convert the Africans
mapmaker
Moluccas
Island chain in present-day Indonesia, then called the Spice…
Prince Henry
Sailed to Africa for Portugal
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Modern World History: Patterns of Interaction Chapter 05
Phillip II
El Greco
Diego Velazquez
Don Quixote
Son of Charles V, inherited Spain, the Spanish Netherlands, A…
Given Spanish nickname by Spaniards, born in Crete, Greece, p…
Painter who's art reflected the Spanish monarchy, painted roy…
A poor Spanish nobleman who went a little crazy after reading…
Phillip II
Son of Charles V, inherited Spain, the Spanish Netherlands, A…
El Greco
Given Spanish nickname by Spaniards, born in Crete, Greece, p…
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African Countries
Algeria
Angola
Benin
Botswana
Algiers
Luanda
Porto Novo
Gaberone
Algeria
Algiers
Angola
Luanda
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World War 2 Terms
Kamikaze
Battle of the Bulge
D-Day (Battle of Normandy)
Battle of Stalingrad
Japanese suicide pilots who loaded their planes with explosiv…
December, 1944-January, 1945 - After recapturing France, the…
June 6 1944. Allied troops execute a surprise attack on the b…
Unsuccessful German attack on the city of Stalingrad during W…
Kamikaze
Japanese suicide pilots who loaded their planes with explosiv…
Battle of the Bulge
December, 1944-January, 1945 - After recapturing France, the…
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World History - Human Legacy - Unit 1
Paleolithic Era
nomads
hunter-gatherers
Homo Sapiens
The age of the development of stone tools. AKA: the Stone Age.
Societies that move regularly instead of remaining settled.
Societies that hunt and gather food rather than farming.
The scientific name for modern humans, meaning "wise man".
Paleolithic Era
The age of the development of stone tools. AKA: the Stone Age.
nomads
Societies that move regularly instead of remaining settled.
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World History -- Unit 4 -- The Byzantines & the Islamic Caliphates
Byzantine Empire
Constantinople
Constantine the Great
Edict of Milan
Eastern half of the Roman Empire. Culturally Greek, religious…
Capital city of the Byzantine Empire, located on the Bosphoru…
Roman emperor who moved the capital to Byzantium, renaming it…
Document written by Constantine in 313 AD, giving Christians…
Byzantine Empire
Eastern half of the Roman Empire. Culturally Greek, religious…
Constantinople
Capital city of the Byzantine Empire, located on the Bosphoru…
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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 Cultures Chapter 6
conquistador
colony
mercantilism
balance of trade
a Spanish conquerer of the Americas
a settlement of people living in a new territory, linked betw…
a set of principles that dominated economic thought in the 17…
the difference in value between what a nation imports and exp…
conquistador
a Spanish conquerer of the Americas
colony
a settlement of people living in a new territory, linked betw…
42 terms
World History I--Images
Neolithic Pottery
Dome of the Rock (Jerusalem)
Hagia Sophia--Constantinople (Istanbul)
Colosseum (Rome)
Neolithic Pottery
Dome of the Rock (Jerusalem)
30 terms
Walraven World History Unit 1
Neolithic Revolution
Catal Huyuk
Cuneiform
Mesopotamia
A major turning point in human history. About 10,000 BCE, hum…
http://www.catalhoyuk.com/history.html... This site is believed…
A system of writing first developed by the Sumerians of Mesop…
name for the area of the Tigris-Euphrates river system, corre…
Neolithic Revolution
A major turning point in human history. About 10,000 BCE, hum…
Catal Huyuk
http://www.catalhoyuk.com/history.html... This site is believed…
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Honors World History Unit 2, Part 2 Test Review-Section 3
Impact of Greek Culture
Social Classes
Women's Rights
Economics/Trade Networks
The cultural foundation (Religion, Politics, Economics, etc.)…
Patricians: Roman Landowners... Plebian: Roman Non-Landowners
Women could own property, divorce, and travel alone but could…
At the height of the Roman Empire, Rome controlled Mediterran…
Impact of Greek Culture
The cultural foundation (Religion, Politics, Economics, etc.)…
Social Classes
Patricians: Roman Landowners... Plebian: Roman Non-Landowners
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Modern World History: Prologue
Government
monarchy
Aristocracy
oligarchy
A system for controlling the society
A single person is called a king or a monarch ruled in a gove…
A government ruled by a small group of noble, land owning fam…
A government ruled by a few powerful people
Government
A system for controlling the society
monarchy
A single person is called a king or a monarch ruled in a gove…
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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…
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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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Honors World History Finals Vocab
plague
inflation
monasticism
sacrament
contagious disease with no known cure in medieval Europe
a general rise in prices
the life of a monk that denies all basic luxuries and works t…
a Christian rite
plague
contagious disease with no known cure in medieval Europe
inflation
a general rise in prices
25 terms
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…
25 terms
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…
185 terms
OZ Honors 9 Midterm Review Terms
patrons
perspective
vernacular
Humanism
Wealthy families and merchants who financially supported arti…
Technique used by painters to create three dimensions on a fl…
Referring to the using of a person's native language in liter…
intellectual and cultural movement that arose from classical…
patrons
Wealthy families and merchants who financially supported arti…
perspective
Technique used by painters to create three dimensions on a fl…
25 terms
World History Honors Chapter 5: Ancient Rome and The Rise of Christianity
Etruscans
Republic
Partician
Consul
A people who inhabited early Italy.
System of government in which officials are chosen by the peo…
Member of the landholding upper class
Official form the patrician class who supervised the governme…
Etruscans
A people who inhabited early Italy.
Republic
System of government in which officials are chosen by the peo…
121 terms
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…
85 terms
Honors World History- Age of Exploration
impact (expansion) on Europe, impact o…
taxes
luxury fabrics
Prince Henry
three broad issues of exploration
Ottomans (middle east) put these on goods bound for Europe, a…
cotton/linen/silk
financed Portugal's expansions southward along the African co…
impact (expansion) on Europe, impact o…
three broad issues of exploration
taxes
Ottomans (middle east) put these on goods bound for Europe, a…
11 terms
NCS Honors World History: Caribbean Islands
1
2
3
4
Bahamas
Cuba
Jamaica
Haiti
1
Bahamas
2
Cuba
109 terms
World Cultures Chapter 9 Vocab
Heredity
Punic Wars
Triumvirates
Res Publica
Physical and mental qualities passed from parent to child
The 3 conflicts between Rome and Carthage that ended with the…
Periods of 3 person gov rule in late Roman republic
Latin for "republic"
Heredity
Physical and mental qualities passed from parent to child
Punic Wars
The 3 conflicts between Rome and Carthage that ended with the…
15 terms
Events from World History Pt. 1
Spanish Armada
Conflicts that Challenged the HRE
Thirty Years War
Fall of Aztec & Inca Empires
"Invincible" group of ships sent by King Philip II of Spain t…
Merchant wealth challenged the Church's view of usury (the il…
Protestant rebellion against the Holy Roman Empire ends with…
...
Spanish Armada
"Invincible" group of ships sent by King Philip II of Spain t…
Conflicts that Challenged the HRE
Merchant wealth challenged the Church's view of usury (the il…
123 terms
HW - 12 Final Exam
Satellite States
Winston Churchill
Iron Curtain
Marshall Plan
Pro-Soviet buffer states created by Stalin and the Soviet Uni…
Gave us the term "Iron Curtain"
Foreign policy that aimed to stop communism from spreading be…
designed to restore the economic stability of European nation…
Satellite States
Pro-Soviet buffer states created by Stalin and the Soviet Uni…
Winston Churchill
Gave us the term "Iron Curtain"
32 terms
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
32 terms
Chapter 8 Study Guide
The Creoles
Jose de San Marin
Miguel Hildalgo
What did European liberals in the earl…
Spearheaded the independence movement in Latin America
A military officer who freed parts of Spanish-speaking South…
Led the independence movement in Mexico
To give more power to elected parliaments
The Creoles
Spearheaded the independence movement in Latin America
Jose de San Marin
A military officer who freed parts of Spanish-speaking South…
33 terms
World History: Renaissance and Reformation Review
What is the Renaissance
Why does the Renaissance start in Italy
Major family that controlled Florence
Main four reasons how Italian city-sta…
1. Beginning of the Modern World ... 2. Break from Middle Ages... 3…
Urban Trading society, renewed interest in ancient culture, l…
Medici Family
traded with foreign countries ... created their own armies ... much…
What is the Renaissance
1. Beginning of the Modern World ... 2. Break from Middle Ages... 3…
Why does the Renaissance start in Italy
Urban Trading society, renewed interest in ancient culture, l…
106 terms
Honors World Final Exam
Satellite States
Winston Churchill
Iron Curtain
Marshall Plan
Pro-Soviet buffer states created by Stalin and the Soviet Uni…
Gave us the term "Iron Curtain"
Term given to world by Winston Churchill that described the d…
designed to restore the economic stability of European nation…
Satellite States
Pro-Soviet buffer states created by Stalin and the Soviet Uni…
Winston Churchill
Gave us the term "Iron Curtain"
17 terms
Chapter 20: The Atlantic World 1492-1800
Christopher Columbus
Colony
Conquistador
Hernando Cortes
Italian Sailor who landed in Caribbean in 1492.
Land that is controlled and usually exploited by another nati…
Soldiers and explorers of the Spanish Empire or the Portugues…
Spanish Conquistador who led an expedition that caused the fa…
Christopher Columbus
Italian Sailor who landed in Caribbean in 1492.
Colony
Land that is controlled and usually exploited by another nati…
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NCS Honors World History: Central Africa
1
2
3
4
Republic of Congo
Democratic Republic of Congo
Central African Republic
Uganda
1
Republic of Congo
2
Democratic Republic of Congo
48 terms
Ancient Greece
Alexander the Great
Athenian Acropolis
Palace at Knossos
Parthenon (Athens)
Alexander the Great
Athenian Acropolis
9 terms
Honors World History Unit 4, Part 1 Test Review-Section 4
Zheng He
Bartolomeu Dias
Vasco da Gama
Ferdinand Magellan
15th Century Chinese explorer that attempted to expand the Mi…
Portuguese explorer that discovered the Cape of Good Hope and…
Portuguese explorer that was the first to sail from sail arou…
His crew was the first to circumnavigate the world (1519-1521…
Zheng He
15th Century Chinese explorer that attempted to expand the Mi…
Bartolomeu Dias
Portuguese explorer that discovered the Cape of Good Hope and…
37 terms
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
22 terms
Llontop Grade 12 Cultural and Historical Milestones
modernism
postmodernism
globalization
information age
This literary movement, from 1890-1940, arose from a sense th…
A literary movement in the late twentieth century reflecting…
This is the name of the twenty-first century trend to increas…
During this period there were many advances in science and te…
modernism
This literary movement, from 1890-1940, arose from a sense th…
postmodernism
A literary movement in the late twentieth century reflecting…
18 terms
Prehistory Vocab miles
History
Cultural Diffusion
Artisan
Anthropologist
Record of event since people first develop writing
Spread of culture from one area of the world to another:
Skilled craft worker.
A scientist who studies the skeletal remains of early humanli…
History
Record of event since people first develop writing
Cultural Diffusion
Spread of culture from one area of the world to another:
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