Busy. Please wait.
Log in with Clever

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
Sign up using Clever

Username is available taken
show password

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.
Your email address is only used to allow you to reset your password. See 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.
Didn't know it?
click below
Knew it?
click below
Don't Know
Remaining cards (0)
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


Renaissance A period of european history lasting from about 1300-1600 during which renewed interest in ckassical culture led to far reaching changes in art, learning, and views of the world
Reformation A 16th century mkvement for religious reform leading to the founding of christian churches that rejected the popes authority
William shakespeare English playwright many of his plays examine human flaws his tragedies include macbeth king lear hamlet romeo and juliet and julius caesar a famous comedy is a midsummer nights dream he revered the classics and drew upon them for inspiration and plots
Leonardo da vinci Painter sculpter inventor ad scientist paintings include the mona lisa and the last supper he experimented with the inventions of man made flight
Mughal One of the nomads who invaded the indian subcontinent in the 16thcentury and built a powerful empire there.
Taj mahal A beautiful tomb in agra india built by the mughal emperor shah jahan for his wife mumtaz mahal
Christopher columbus Italian who sailed for spain. He tried to establish an all water route from europe to india by sailing west
Ferdinand magellan Led.a spanish fleet in the first attempt to circumnavigate the globe. They sailed around capehorn at the tip of south america and across the pacific ocean.
Treaty of tordesillas a 1494 agreement between portugal and spain declaring that the newly discovered lands to the west of an imaginary line into the atlantic ocean would belong to spain and thenewly discoverer lands east of the line would belong to portugal
Created by: mcatherine
Popular History sets




Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!
"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards