Busy. Please wait.
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
or

Username is available taken
show password

why


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Don't know
Know
remaining cards
Save
0:01
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards
share
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

chap. 6 vocab

TermDefinition
Geocentric Theory the earth-centered view of the universe
Scientific Revolution a new way of thinking
Heliocentric Theory sun is the center of the universe
Galileo Galilei italian scientist that build on the new theories about astronomy
Scietific Method logical procedure for gathering and testing ideas
Isaac Newton great English scientist studied the theory of motion/gravity.
Enlightment a new intellectual movement that stressed reason and thought and the power of individuals to solve problems.
social contract agreement by which people created a government
John Locke thought that peopleare born with natural rights
philosophe Believe that could apply reason to all aspects of life; believers
Voltaire combats tolerance
Montesquieu separation of powers, not too much power in any one place
Rousseau consent of the government, they ask permission to rule
Mary Wollstonecraft women's rights
salon wealthy women that discuss about ideas
baroque too much (old)
neoclassical new classical (artistic style)
Enlightened despot Strong leader/ruler
Catherine the Great Philosophe that reviewed Russian's laws, reformed Montesquieu's and Beccaria's ideas
Declaration of Independence Agreement document that it says life, liberty, and persue happiness(property)
Thomas Jefferson A political leader who wrote the declaration of independence based on the other philisophe's ideas
checks and balance Branch checking the actions of the other two.
federal system Power decided between national and state government
Bill of Rights Amendments protected such basic rights as freedom is speech,press,assembly, and religion
Created by: krispascual14