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AP World History SPICE themes

Social- Development and transformation of social structures Gender roles, and Relations, Family and Kinship, Racial and ethnic constructions, Social and economic classes Political- State building, expansion, and conflict Political structures and forms of governance, Empires, Nations and nationalism, Revolts and Revolutions, Regional Trans regional and global structures and organizations Interaction between humans and the environment …

Chapter 18 Quiz America a Narrative history Edition Volume 2

John D Rockefeller Standard Oil Company of Ohio/ created a monopoly Andrew Carnegie (Scottish) Steel Promoter, salesman, hr focused on Bessemers Process cheaper/wrote “The Gospel Of Wealth 1889/ Funded 1700 public libraries American Federation of Labor (AFL) 1886 President/Samuel Gompers higher wages, shorter hours, better working conditions/ affiliated with other unions such as United Mine …

world history chapter 9 section 1

Constantinople formerly Byzantium; capital of the eastern Roman empire Justinian emperor of the Byzantine empire from 527 to 565, he rebuilt Constantinople and made reforms to the law Justinian’s Code The Corpus Juris Civilis, or “Body of Civil Law”; a comprehensive collection of Roman legal writings assembled by Justinian autocrat a sole ruler with absolute …

History Europe: Chapters 24-27

CHAPTER 24: AGE OF NATIONALISM How did Napoleon seek to reconcile people and conservative forces in an authoritarian nation-state? Napoleon I’s France had already combined national feeling with authoritarian rule and it was Napoleon nephew, Luis Napoleon who revived and extended this merger 4 reasons for Louis Napoleons popularity in France’s Second republic: 1. He …

ch.30 Ap world history

slaves involuntarily come to the U.S. unlike immigrants none in GB, FR, Ger European immigrants migrate to the U.S. and Canada Latin America -continued instability -racism (the darker you are, worse off you are) -whites/creoles have power creoles little experience with self-government white/creole minority -dominated politics (conservative) -peasant majority is without power (disenfranchised) -do not …

4430 Exam 1

aggregate population subgroup in a community made up of people who share one or more common characteristics census tract population boundary that subdivides larger communities and is used expressly for data collection and population assessment by the US Bureau of the Census community diagnosis consists of four components: identification of the health problem/risk aggregate or …

HIST 111 Chapter 4

Although the history of Greece before the rise of the polis is largely undocumented and therefore difficult to study thoroughly, it seems clear that the: early Greeks were living in a period of cultural isolation and economic stasis. Hubris is ______, which was punished by the gods. excessive pride By the sixth century BCE, the …

Unit 2 World History Test

Aztecs, Incas, and Mayas The civilizations that lived in Mesoamerica Rome Political corruption, over-expansion, and nomadic invasion led to the fall of this empire Muslim Empire This empire included followers of the religion of Islam Genghis Khan This man led the creation of the Mongol Empire Bubonic plague This deadly disease led to the collapse …

AP Bio Chapter 17: Speciation

speciation divergence of biological lineages and emergences of reproductive isolation between lineages -Different species concepts proposed by different biologists are different ways to approach question “what are species” -Requires interruption of gene flow within a species whose members formly exchanged genes; single lineage can change over time without creating a new species -Species: groups of …

world history chapter 17 study guide

nonaggression pact of 1939 Soviet Union and German Invasion of Poland Led French and British to declare war on Germany Blitzkrieg Improved tank and air power technology Luftwaffe German airforce Dunkirk Important battle, was the defense and evacuation of Britain Fall of France to the Nazis Was a successful invasion of France by Germany General …

American History Honors Unit 5 study guide

George Eastman He invented the roll film. The Wright Brothers They invented the worlds first successful airplane. Daniel Burnham A architect that made plans for the development of cities like Chicago and downtown Washington D.C. W.E.B. Du Bois Founded the Niagara movement. Thought that blacks needed equality right away. Booker T. Washingtion founded the Tuskegee …

VA/US HISTORY SOL STUDY GUIDE SET

Covenant Community A covenant community is a religious group whose members bind themselves to one another and to the group by a solemn agreement called a covenant Direct Democracy Form of government in which people vote on policy initiatives directly, as opposed to a representative democracy in which people vote for representatives who then vote …

World History Study Guide – Chapter 1-16 – Final Exam

Michelangelo. Who painted the Sistine Chapel? Muhammad. Who was the Islam Father? King Tutankhamen. Famous Egyptian Pharaoh? With Gold? Nimrod. Who was the builder of the World’s First Empire? Rome. Who won the Punic Wars? Isaac Newton. The Father of Modern Science? Mary Tudor. Called “Bloody Mary” because of her vicious persecution of the Protestants? …

chapter 3 the early history of education in america

apprentice someone who learns a skilled trade by watching and helping an expert dame schools schools in the colonies were taught by women in their own homes hornbook flat wooden board with a handle common schools give the same education to people of different societies normal schools all schools would become similar or normal to …

World History Chapter 15 Vocab

linage Members believe they are descendants from a common ancestor Stateless Society Cultural groups in which authority is shared by lineage of equal power instead of being exercised by a central goverment Patrilineal Relating to a social system in which family and descent and inheritance rights are traced through the father maghrib REgion of Western …

US HISTORY CHAPTER 10 TEST REVIEW

missionaries people who believed that they had a duty to spread the blessings of the Western civilization doctrine of Social Darwinism justified the takeover of new territories. jingoism aggressive foreign policy Great White Fleet US’s impressive naval power the splendid little war the name for the Spanish-American War. Washington the state that had steer clear …

US History – Chapter 10 Study Guide

Democratic ensuring that all people have the same rights Laissez Faire idea that government should play as small a role as possible in economic affairs Free Market economic system in which goods and services are exchanged with little regulation Marbury v. Madison an 1803 court case in which the Supreme Court ruled that it had …

World History Renaissance Test

Renaissance means rebirth Renaissance began in Italy Humanism concern with personality, uniqueness, etc. recognition that humans can be creative, appreciation of art not just as a religious symbol education a program of studies was developed to replace the medieval emphasis of logic, rhetoric, and mathematics….. the basis of modern general education secularism not dealing with …

250 Things Every AP Student Should Know About US History

Jamestown, 1607 First PermanentEnglish Settlement, John Smith, tabacco First Africans brought to Virginia, 1619 through crowded ships, indentured servants Mayflower Compact, 1620 the first governing document of Plymouth Colony, It was signed on November 11, 1620 (OS) by 41 of the ship’s one hundred and two passengers, in what is now Provincetown Harbor near Cape …

CLHS World History Unit 7 Test Review

Louis XIV Called himself the Sun King, said “I am the state,” lived in the Palace at Versailles Evangelista Torricelli Invented the barometer Romanovs Ruled Russia during the age of absolute monarchs Huguenots Protestant Christians who left France during the reign of Louis XIV, causing France’s economy to crumble Laissez-faire capitalism Economic system with minimal …

AP World History Chapter 17

Niccolo Machiavelli Italian Renaissance writer, described government in the way it actually worked (ruthless). He wrote The Prince (the end justifies the mean). humanism the doctrine emphasizing a person’s capacity for self-realization through reason Northern Renaissance the movement in Art in Germany and Flanders that reflected greater religious tones; , Emphasized Critical Thinking, Developed Christian …

NMBE assessments questions

Antipsychotic that can causes parkinsonian like features. Phenothiazine Haloperidol Trifluoperazine fluphenazine Mental retardation with chewed tips of fingers and portion of lower lip. Serum uric acid is increased. Decreased hypoxanthine-guanine phosphoribosyltransferase Marphans Fibrillin-1 No increase in detectable serum glucose but increase in hepatic glycogen Glucose 6 phosphatase deficiency Fat soluble vitamines need what to be …

Humanities Chapter 4

What were some Roman contributions to western civilization? alphabet, division of the year into twelve months( calendar), Christian church, democratic republic, and a legal system What did the Romans value more: good government and military prowess, or cultural and artistic achievements? good government and military prowess What are the two main periods of Roman history …

World History Chapter 17 SG

Who were the first European sea-faring nation desiring to trade with China who arrived in 1514? Portuguese The Portuguese base of operations in China, granted when they arrived in China, was on this territory. Macao Which Chinese dynasty sent a fleet far into the Indian Ocean? Ming The peasant revolt that brought down the preoccupied …

Chapter 27 Sections 1 and 4

Define imperialism -a seizure of a country or territory by a stronger country Although Europeans had formed contacts with Africa, large African armies were successful in keeping Europeans out of most of Africa for 400 years. In fact, in 1880, what percentage of land in Africa did Europeans control? -10% List two reasons Europeans did …

Ap world history ch. 28 vocab

Sarajevo Administrative center of the Bosnian province of Austrian Empire; assassination there of Arch-duke Ferdinand in 1914 started World War I Archduke Franz Ferdinand Heir to the Austria-Hungarian throne, was assassinated in Sarajevo, started World War I. Western Front A line of trenches and fortifications in World War I that stretched without a break from …

AP World History Period 1 Ancient Egypt Vocab

pharaoh A ruler of ancient Egypt. Hatshepsut 1480 BC this Queen came to power during the New Kingdom, forced ruling with her husband and then on behalf of her stepson, Thutmose III. Had herself crowned pharaoh. Wore false beard, usually worn by kings. Built great fueral temple in Valley of the Kings; first female pharoh …

AP World History Learning Curve

Which Chinese emperor established an imperial academy where potential officials were trained as scholars with an emphasis on Confucian teachings? Wu Di Which of India’s four ranked classes (varna) became more associated with trade and artisanship over time? Vaisya It is estimated that in the heartland of this ancient civilization between 33 and 44 percent …

Zinn Chapter 18

Why did America get involved with Vietnam? To prevent the unification of Vietnam When did America get involved with Vietnam? 1964-1972 What is the NLF? National Liberation Front, US-imposed Saigon government, enacting significant social changes, like land reform and promising greater self control for the peasants. Who is Ngo Dinh Diem? Head of the government …

American History chapter 6 test

tariff a tax on foreign goods imported into a country interest an extra sum of money that borrowers have to repay creditors in return for a loan strict construction a belief that the government should not do anything that the constitution does not specifically say it can do loose construction a belief that the government …