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Global I review

Flash cards for Global I review

geographer climate, impact of geography and location
economist trade, goods and services, production, money, resources
subsistence farming growing just enough for yourself/family
Gupta Golden Age, math and science
Great Wall of China Purpose: Protection and keep out foreign influence
legalism harsh punishments for lawbreakers
Han Dynasty Trade, roads
Silk Road Trade route connecting Europe, Middle East, and China
Neolithic Revolution Development of agriculture and the domestication of animals. River Valleys, civilization, farming
Mesopotamia Tigris and Euphrates, Fertile Crescent, ziggurat, cuneiform
Indus Valley urban planning
Hinduism caste system, polytheistic, karma, dharma, reincarnation
Buddhism Siddhartha Gautama, rejects caste system, nirvana, reincarnation, Four Noble Truths, Eightfold Path
Confucianism social order, Five Relationships, filial piety, reciprocity
filial piety Confucius, respect your elders
political scientist studies politics/government
Cultural Diffusion Exchange of Goods and Ideas between cultures
Peninsula Examples: India, Italy, Korea, Saudi Arabia, Greece Land surrounded on 3 sides by water
monsoons seasonal winds that bring rain to India
river valleys location of the first civilizations
silt mineral rich soil deposited by annual flooding of rivers
nomad person who travels from place to place in search of food
domesticate to tame for personal use (during Neolithic Revolution)
Judaism monotheism, 10 Commandments
caste system rigid class structure of India (class determined by birth)
Daoism, Animism, Shinto NATURE!!!!
Athens democracy, humanism
Sparta military
Hellenistic culture created by Alexander the Great that combined Greek, Persian, Indian and Egyptian cultures (example of cultural diffusion)
Why the Industrial Revolution began in Great Britain land (natural resources, navigable rivers, good harbors), labor, capital
Created by: mrfordglobal