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World History ETA
|Move place to place
|"Handy man", first humans to use a stone tool
|"Upright human", first hominid to control fire ; migrated out of Africa due to climate changes of the Ice Age period.
|Major turning point by changing the way humans lived, more interaction amongst human communities, people focused on act'v outside of food prod.
|Reason for the rise of civilization
|Organized gov't, complex religion, social classes, writing
|Rameses the II
|(1250 B.C) considered longest reigning pharaoh, won fame for military victories
|United upper and lower Egypt to create a single kingdom
|Mountains and sea coats
|Wrote the Republic to explain his vision for society
|Birthplace of democracy, promoted citizens to actively participate in gov't
|Iliad and the Odyssey
|Greek epic poetry written by Homer , describes the events in the Trojan War
|A system of gov't in which all citizens vote on policies
|A political philosophy explaining that the powerful and efficient gov't was key to maintaining order under the Qin dynasty.
|Trade route between the Roman Empire and China that ran through India.
|Claimed it ruled China because it had the Mandate of Heaven.
|Gov't should be ran by all men(had to take a test); a way of life based on gov't and family, centered around worldly goals.
|Became the economic and political elite of Chinese society.
|Ruled through dynasties, that passed along the rigger to rule
|A turbulent period in Egyptian period.
|Ambitious pharaoh created a large empire within Egypt.