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Chapter 6 Vocab - World Literature
intimation
inviolate
luminary
panache
n., a suggestion, hint
adj., intact, undisturbed, unprofand
n., a celebrity, notable, leading light
n., flair, verve, dash, swagger
intimation
n., a suggestion, hint
inviolate
adj., intact, undisturbed, unprofand
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World History - Chapter 6
Olmec
Maya
Aztec
Inca
1st American civilization
Civilization of independent city-states in Central America
Highly developed civilization in Mexcio
Civilization that emerged from the Andes mountains of South A…
Olmec
1st American civilization
Maya
Civilization of independent city-states in Central America
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World History - Chapter 6
republic
patrician
plebeian
tribune
a type of government in which citizens vote
aristocratic landowners who held most of the power
common farmers, artisans, and merchants who held the majority
representatives who protected the rights of the plebeians
republic
a type of government in which citizens vote
patrician
aristocratic landowners who held most of the power
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American Literature Chapter 6
predilection
ingratiating
disassembling
calumny
(n.) preexisting preference
(adj.) charming or flattering
(n.) disguising one's real nature or motives
(n.) false accusation; slander
predilection
(n.) preexisting preference
ingratiating
(adj.) charming or flattering
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World History-Chapter 6
Julius Caesar
Plebeians
Paul
Constantine
Roman ruler held the title of dictator or absolute ruler at t…
Common citizens of Rome called
Christian leader wrote letters that formed the Epistles of th…
Moved the capital of the Roman Empire from Rome to Byzantium
Julius Caesar
Roman ruler held the title of dictator or absolute ruler at t…
Plebeians
Common citizens of Rome called
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World History Chapter 6
Republic
Patrician
Plebeian
Tribune
From the Latin prase meaning 'Public Affairs' this is a syste…
The hereditary aristocracy, or ruling class of ancient Rome w…
This group of ancient Romans made up most of the population,…
These were the officials elected by the plebeians to protect…
Republic
From the Latin prase meaning 'Public Affairs' this is a syste…
Patrician
The hereditary aristocracy, or ruling class of ancient Rome w…
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Around the world chapter 6
to ruin
on time
to arrive in time for a ship
hardly
испортить
вовремя
прибыть вовремя, чтобы пересесть на корабль
едва
to ruin
испортить
on time
вовремя
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World History Chapter 6
Afonso de Albuquerque
Christopher Columbus
...
While searching for a westward route to China, he discovered…
Afonso de Albuquerque
...
Christopher Columbus
While searching for a westward route to China, he discovered…
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Lost World Chapter 6
Footprints
Joyful
Stagnant
Monsters
Very happy
A large and ugly animal
Footprints
Joyful
Very happy
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Literature Chapter 6
Lines Written in Early Spring
Expostulation and Reply
The Tables Turned
Lines Composed a Few Miles above Tinte…
William Wordsworth
William Wordsworth
William Wordsworth
William Wordsworth
Lines Written in Early Spring
William Wordsworth
Expostulation and Reply
William Wordsworth
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Chapter 6 The Lost World
Footprints
Joyful
Stagnant
Monsters
Footprints
Joyful
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Keystone Literature Chapter 6
Author's point of view
Dramatic irony
Narrative point of view
Situational irony
the writer's attitude toward the work
a literary technique in which the reader has more information…
the perspective of the narrator in a story or the speaker in…
a literary technique in which the outcome is the opposite of…
Author's point of view
the writer's attitude toward the work
Dramatic irony
a literary technique in which the reader has more information…
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WORLD HISTORY - GREECE- CHAPTER 6
POLIS
AGORA
DEMOCRACY
ARISTOCRAT
The Greek people lived in a Polis.
We are meeting at the agora tonight to discuss the election r…
A type of government where many people are in charge by voting
Rich men that owned a lot of land, they were powerful in gove…
POLIS
The Greek people lived in a Polis.
AGORA
We are meeting at the agora tonight to discuss the election r…
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World History - Chapter 6
republic
patrician
plebeian
tribune
a type of government in which citizens vote
aristocratic landowners who held most of the power
common farmers, artisans, and merchants who held the majority
representatives who protected the rights of the plebeians
republic
a type of government in which citizens vote
patrician
aristocratic landowners who held most of the power
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World History Chapter 6 Vocabulary
Republic
Patrician
Plebeian
Tribune
From the Latin prase meaning 'Public Affairs' this is a syste…
The hereditary aristocracy, or ruling class of ancient Rome w…
This group of ancient Romans made up most of the population,…
These were the officials elected by the plebeians to protect…
Republic
From the Latin prase meaning 'Public Affairs' this is a syste…
Patrician
The hereditary aristocracy, or ruling class of ancient Rome w…
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World History Chapter 6
Republic
Patrician
Plebeian
Tribune
From the Latin prase meaning 'Public Affairs' this is a syste…
The hereditary aristocracy, or ruling class of ancient Rome w…
This group of ancient Romans made up most of the population,…
These were the officials elected by the plebeians to protect…
Republic
From the Latin prase meaning 'Public Affairs' this is a syste…
Patrician
The hereditary aristocracy, or ruling class of ancient Rome w…
51 terms
World History Chapter 6
Republic
Patrician
Plebeian
Tribune
From the Latin prase meaning 'Public Affairs' this is a syste…
The hereditary aristocracy, or ruling class of ancient Rome w…
This group of ancient Romans made up most of the population,…
These were the officials elected by the plebeians to protect…
Republic
From the Latin prase meaning 'Public Affairs' this is a syste…
Patrician
The hereditary aristocracy, or ruling class of ancient Rome w…
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The Ancient World: Chapter 6
Mesopotamia
capital
tribute
siege
Modern day Iraq. Mesopotamia is the Greek word for "the land…
A city that is the center of government
Wealth sent from one country or ruler to another as a sign th…
A military blockade and attack on a city to force it to surre…
Mesopotamia
Modern day Iraq. Mesopotamia is the Greek word for "the land…
capital
A city that is the center of government
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The Lost World--Chapter 6
Prehistoric
Carnivorous
Iguanodon
Incredibly
Prehistoric
Carnivorous
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World Studies, Chapter 6 Terms
Ancien regime
Estates
First Estate
Second Estate
"Old Order" How France organized its social classes
Social classes (the different levels people are in according…
The Clergy ... Church 'anoints' the King
The Nobility... The nobility supports the king
Ancien regime
"Old Order" How France organized its social classes
Estates
Social classes (the different levels people are in according…
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Chapter 6 World History Vocabulary
Persian Empire
Sparta
Athens
democracy
located in the Middle East on the Iranian Plateau between the…
important city-state in Greece, taught to be strong soldiers…
developed world's first democracy; women and slaves were not…
government system developed by Greece
Persian Empire
located in the Middle East on the Iranian Plateau between the…
Sparta
important city-state in Greece, taught to be strong soldiers…
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Modern World History Chapter 6
Janssen
Vesalius
Jenner
Boyle
Made The First Microscope
Created the first anatomy book called "On The Structure Of Th…
Introduced A Vaccine for smallpox by using CowPox
Invented Modern Chemistry. Challenged Aristotle's Idea that t…
Janssen
Made The First Microscope
Vesalius
Created the first anatomy book called "On The Structure Of Th…
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Chapter 6 World History
acupuncture
bodhisattva
bureaucracy
currency
inserting fine needles at specific body points to cure diseas…
a person who has attained enlightenment but who has postponed…
a system of government in which most of the important decisio…
Coins and paper bills used as money
acupuncture
inserting fine needles at specific body points to cure diseas…
bodhisattva
a person who has attained enlightenment but who has postponed…
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Inferences and Reading Literature - Chapter 6
Inference
Connotation
Denotation
Irony
A reasonable assumption based on the information we have
positive or negative feeling associated with a word
the dictionary or literal meaning of a word
Saying one thing; meaning another; an unexpected twish
Inference
A reasonable assumption based on the information we have
Connotation
positive or negative feeling associated with a word
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Chapter 6 Vocabulary World
Confucianism
Daoism
Legalism
philosophy
the system of political and ethical ideas formulated by the... C…
a system of ideas based on the teachings of Laozi; teaches th…
a popular philosophy developed in China toward the end of the…
an organized system of thought, from the Greek for "love of... w…
Confucianism
the system of political and ethical ideas formulated by the... C…
Daoism
a system of ideas based on the teachings of Laozi; teaches th…
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WORLD GEOGRAPHY: Chapter 6- Processes Shaping Planet Earth
lithosphere
mantle
plate tectonic motion
convection
A rigid layer made up of the uppermost part of the mantle and…
The layer of hot, solid material between Earth's crust and co…
"Plates" that move as solid chunks floating on top of the of…
The movement caused within a fluid by the tendency of hotter…
lithosphere
A rigid layer made up of the uppermost part of the mantle and…
mantle
The layer of hot, solid material between Earth's crust and co…
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World History Chapter 6
John Cabot
encomienda
Gold Coast
Benin
Venetian seaman who explored the New England coastline for th…
the right of Spanish settlers to use Native Americans as labo…
Name for the southern coast of West Africa with abundance of…
Example of African kingdom ruined by the impact of slave trade
John Cabot
Venetian seaman who explored the New England coastline for th…
encomienda
the right of Spanish settlers to use Native Americans as labo…
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Literature Vocabulary Chapter 6-15
Injunctions
Bias
Arms
Imprudent
An author active warning or order
prejudice in favor of or against one thing, person, or group…
Weapons and ammunition
Not showing care for the consequences of an action; rash
Injunctions
An author active warning or order
Bias
prejudice in favor of or against one thing, person, or group…
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World History: Chapter 6
Republic
Patrician
Plebeian
Tribune
From the Latin prase meaning 'Public Affairs' this is a syste…
The hereditary aristocracy, or ruling class of ancient Rome w…
This group of ancient Romans made up most of the population,…
These were the officials elected by the plebeians to protect…
Republic
From the Latin prase meaning 'Public Affairs' this is a syste…
Patrician
The hereditary aristocracy, or ruling class of ancient Rome w…
51 terms
World History Chapter 6
Republic
Patrician
Plebeian
Tribune
From the Latin prase meaning 'Public Affairs' this is a syste…
The hereditary aristocracy, or ruling class of ancient Rome w…
This group of ancient Romans made up most of the population,…
These were the officials elected by the plebeians to protect…
Republic
From the Latin prase meaning 'Public Affairs' this is a syste…
Patrician
The hereditary aristocracy, or ruling class of ancient Rome w…
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World History Chapter 6
Muhammad
caravan manager
he was troubled by the gap between the…
Gabriel
Who was the founder of Islam?
What was Muhammad's profession when he received his revelatio…
Why did Muhammad go to the hills to meditate?
From what angel did Muhammad receive his revelations?
Muhammad
Who was the founder of Islam?
caravan manager
What was Muhammad's profession when he received his revelatio…
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world geography chapter 6
canal
telecommunication
free enterprise
social mobility
long and narrow strip of water made for boats or for irrigation
concerned with the technology of electronic communication at…
economic system in which individuals and businesses are allow…
movement up or down the social class ladder
canal
long and narrow strip of water made for boats or for irrigation
telecommunication
concerned with the technology of electronic communication at…
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World History Patterns of Interaction Chapter 6
Republic
Attila
Constantinople
Diocletian
A form of government in which citizens choose their leaders b…
Leader of the Huns who put pressure on the Roman Empire's bor…
"city of Constantine" filled with libraries, museums, treasur…
(245-313) Emperor of Rome who was responsible for dividing Ro…
Republic
A form of government in which citizens choose their leaders b…
Attila
Leader of the Huns who put pressure on the Roman Empire's bor…
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World Chapter 6
ancien régime
estate
bourgeoisie
deficit spending
the government in pre-revolution France
social class
the middle class
When a government spends more money than it takes in.
ancien régime
the government in pre-revolution France
estate
social class
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Chapter 6 Inferences and Reading Literature
inference
autobiography
connotation
denotation
a reasonable assumption based on the information we have
a story of one's own life experience
positive or negative feelings suggested by a word
the dictionary or literal meaning of a word
inference
a reasonable assumption based on the information we have
autobiography
a story of one's own life experience
BJU American Literature Chapter 6
Transcendentalism
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Nature
Self-Reliance
Defined as "part religion, part philosophy, part revolt again…
Born in 1803 and died in 1882. Exerted great influence on Ame…
Written by Ralph Waldo Emerson in 1837. First published essay…
Written by Ralph Waldo Emerson. Meant to show that man needs…
Transcendentalism
Defined as "part religion, part philosophy, part revolt again…
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Born in 1803 and died in 1882. Exerted great influence on Ame…
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World History Patterns of Interaction Chapter 6, World History Chapter 6
Republic
Attila
Constantinople
Diocletian
A form of government in which citizens choose their leaders b…
Leader of the Huns who put pressure on the Roman Empire's bor…
"city of Constantine" filled with libraries, museums, treasur…
(245-313) Emperor of Rome who was responsible for dividing Ro…
Republic
A form of government in which citizens choose their leaders b…
Attila
Leader of the Huns who put pressure on the Roman Empire's bor…
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World History Chapter 6
Cush
Clement
Frumentius
Mansa Musa
the greatest ancient civilization in Africa's interior
wrote the oldest surviving hymn
one of the missionaries from Rome that was taken to Ethiopia
the greatest ruler of the Mali Empire
Cush
the greatest ancient civilization in Africa's interior
Clement
wrote the oldest surviving hymn
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GCA - Chapter 6- Old World History- Abeka
China
Huang He
China's Sorrow
China's First dynasty
third largest nation in the world
Yellow River Valley, civilization starting point for Chinese…
Huang He river, because of the flooding and damage that it wo…
developed a system of writing that involved more than 3000 ch…
China
third largest nation in the world
Huang He
Yellow River Valley, civilization starting point for Chinese…
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Chapter 6: The World of Islam
Sheikh
Allah
Quran
Islam
A ruler of tribe that was chosen from one of the leading fami…
The Arabic word for God.
The holy book of Islam.
The Arabic that means "peace through submission to the will o…
Sheikh
A ruler of tribe that was chosen from one of the leading fami…
Allah
The Arabic word for God.
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Bugs World 2 , chapter 6
toast
cereal
pizza
ice cream
tost
płatki śniadaniowe
pizza
lody
toast
tost
cereal
płatki śniadaniowe
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World History Chapter 6
Rome
Alps
Apennines
Po Basin
Italian city-state that conquered many lands, founded by Romu…
Region in Italy that separates Italy from rest of Europe
Region in Italy that is a mountain range (not Alps)
Region in Italy, wide flat lands south of the Alps
Rome
Italian city-state that conquered many lands, founded by Romu…
Alps
Region in Italy that separates Italy from rest of Europe
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World History Chapter 6
Republic
Patrician
Plebeian
Tribune
From the Latin prase meaning 'Public Affairs' this is a syste…
The hereditary aristocracy, or ruling class of ancient Rome w…
This group of ancient Romans made up most of the population,…
These were the officials elected by the plebeians to protect…
Republic
From the Latin prase meaning 'Public Affairs' this is a syste…
Patrician
The hereditary aristocracy, or ruling class of ancient Rome w…
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Chapter 6 The World of American Business
ultimate
alternative
overseas
priorities
the best or most perfect example of something
something you, can choose instead of something else
happening abroad
things that are most important and need your attention before…
ultimate
the best or most perfect example of something
alternative
something you, can choose instead of something else
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Chapter 6 Literature
Literature
Oral Literature
Microcosm
Magic Realism
Knowledge of books; carefully constructed verbal expression
Carefully constructed oral verbal expression
A Small group that represents something bigger
Reality and Fantasy Co-existing ; expresses realistic situati…
Literature
Knowledge of books; carefully constructed verbal expression
Oral Literature
Carefully constructed oral verbal expression
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Chapter 6(Literature)
Fiction
Novel
Short stories
Poetry
A work of literature created from the authors imagination rat…
A fictional prose narrative of considerable length. Have nume…
Did not develop until the 19th century, short prose fictional…
Condensed language. A vivid and imaginative sense or experience
Fiction
A work of literature created from the authors imagination rat…
Novel
A fictional prose narrative of considerable length. Have nume…
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Literature CHAPTER6
Rhyme
Rhythm
Onomatopoeia
Robert browning
The correspondance of sounds
The regular recurrence of sound
Using words which sound like what they say
Wrote the pied piper of Hamelin
Rhyme
The correspondance of sounds
Rhythm
The regular recurrence of sound
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AGS World History Chapter 6: Greek Civilization
century
heroic
raid
acropolis
a period of hundred years.
brave and bold .
to attack suddenly; a surprise attack.
a hill on which the people in a Greek city built their main t…
century
a period of hundred years.
heroic
brave and bold .
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Holt World Geography Today Chapter6
market economy
command economy
developed countries
infrastructure
an economic system in which people choose freely what to buy…
An economic system in which the government decides what to pr…
Countries with high levels of industrialization and high stan…
Systemof roads, ports, and other facilities needed by a moder…
market economy
an economic system in which people choose freely what to buy…
command economy
An economic system in which the government decides what to pr…
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My World History Chapter 6 & 7
drought
basin
chinampa
dike
A long period of time with little or no precipitation.
A large, bowl shaped depression in the surface of the land or…
Artificial islands constructed around Tenochtitlan.
A protective wall that controls or holds back water
drought
A long period of time with little or no precipitation.
basin
A large, bowl shaped depression in the surface of the land or…
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