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Global Studies2 Honors

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official policies that forced Black south africans to live in separate areas and use separate facitities from white south africans   Aparthied  
the study of maps and mapmaking   cartography  
areas that are completely surrounded by another region   enclave  
an area separated from the rest of a country by the terriroty of other countries   exclave  
a process of settlement by successive groups of people in which each group creates a distinctive cultural landscape   sequent occupance  
a widespread shortage of food   famine  
the study of weather   meterology  
a city that ranks first and dominates a country in terms of population and economy   primate city  
a sea of sand created by high, shifting sand dunes   erg  
a gravel covered plain in a desert area   reg  
dry steambeds that fill with water only after rainfall   wadi  
areas of tropical grasslands scattered trees and shrubs   savannas  
rivers that begin in humid regions and then flow across dry areas   exotic river  
region made up of different places that are linked and function as a unit   functional region  
regions that reflect human feelings and sttitudes   perceptual region  
shortest route between any two places on the planet   great-circle route  
religions that seek followers all over the world   universalizing religions  
graphs showing the percentages of males and females by age group in a country's population   population pyramid  
the average number of people living in a area   population density  
the belief in only one god; pharaoh of egypt, Amenhotep, believe only in sun god   monotheism  
the belief in many gods; believed by egyptians and sumerians   polytheism  
zhou rulers believed that the God of Heaven determined who should rule China. When rebels overthrew the dynasty in china, they claimed they lost this.   mandate of heaven  
grandson of genghis khan. they conquered the rest of china-part of southeast asia and whats now called Tibet. tried to capture Japan but failed. (1215-1294) first emporer of mongol dynasty   kublai khan  
disease carried on fleas and rates. rat-extermination programs brought disease under control   bubonic plague  
used mostly during middle ages for church architecture. heavy domed stoned roof-little or no windows   romanesque architecture  
named after barbarian goths - large stain glass windows   gothic architecture  
scholars believed he was the first to use movable type to print books. used it to print copies of the Bible   johannes guttenberg  
king at age four. age 9 he had to flee paris. directly involved in the operations of the government.   louis XIV  
louis XIV built a palace here, 9 miles outside of paris, moved government here and capital here   versialles  
given huge estates with large farms set up on them   conquistadors  
british settles here in 1607, now known as virginia. first permanent english settlement   jamestown  
supported parliment included puritans and other non anglican protestants, named after close haircuts of puritan soldiers   roundheads  
massive exchange of goods between the new and old world   columbian exchange  
slave trade in the atlantic; exchange of goods for slaves   triangular trade  
second stage - shipment of slaves across the atlantic to the americas   middle passage  
stated that a country's government should do all it could to increase the country's wealth   mercantilism  
henry VIII caused outbreak between england and roman catholic church   protestant reformation  
monk priest and teacher, quit law school for monastery. reveived a revelation. developed beliefs that soon became lutheranism   martin luther  
statements about indulgences, luther posted these on a church door   95 thesis  
italian scientist, helped confirm copernicus' new understanding of the universe   galileo  
1452-1519 - architect, engineer, painter, sculptor, and scientist. created "The Last Supper" & "Mona Lisa"   leonardo de vinci  
had many wives separated egland from roman catholic empire   henry VIII  
used monarchy and parliment to prevent conflict. never married. "virgin queen"   elizabeth I  
science and math came upon everyone at this time   enlightment  
english scientist, published a book on the work of copernicus, kepler, and galileo   issac newton  
english philosopher. believed in private property and was against taxation without representation   john locke  
lived through the civil war. 1651 - leviathan. believed that people should rule themselves, they choose a leader to rule over them.   thomas hobbes  
weak ruler, married to marie-antionette at young age. BEHEADED   louic XVI  
"earth-centered" belief that the sun and all other planets moved around the earth   geocentric theory  
daughter of austrain empress, marie theresea. most hated woman in france. october 1793 - BEHEADED   marie-antoinette  
september 1793 - july 1794, against the nobility and anyone suspected of disloyalty   reign of terror  
allied and french armies met here on june 18, 1815. napoleon defeated here in 1815   waterloo  
island that napoleon retired to, off the west coast of italy   elba  
second island napoleon was sent to. lonely island in the south atlantic - napoleon dies here   st. helena  
glorification of armed strength   militarism  
refer's to love of ones country rather than ones native region   nationalism  
political party, relied on dictatorship and totarlitarianism. opposed to communism   fascism  
general which led falangist rebels - called themselves nationalists   fransisco franco  
extreme nationalistic, anti-semitic and anticommunist. formed by hitler   nazi party  
nazis forced jews to live in separate neighbors called this.   ghetto  
1) the profession of faith 2) 5 daily prayers 3) paying Zakat 4) fasting during holy month of ramaelen 5) making a pilgrimage at least once; if possible.   pillars of islam  
apprentice -> journeyman -> master   stages of guild training  
page -> squire -> knight   stages of knighthood  
world's greatest master pieces were made. artists used perspective to make their paintings more lifelike   renaissance art  
republic government, 1799 -> dictatior of france. his work in government had a more lasting affect. napoleonic code -> french laws. emporer. sent to two different islands   napoleon  
1805, vice admiral who led a british fleet and defeated french and spanish off the coast of spain   horatio nelson  
burning/destroying crops and everything else the grand army might need   scorched earth policy  
formed the nazi party, became dictator of germany, commited suicide   adolf hitler  
plantation owners bought slaves to pick cotton and other crops. treated badly most the time   slavery in america  
people against royals and nobles -> war breaks out -> women's march and september massacre   french revolution  
british, france, and russia vs. germany, italy, and austria   world war 1  
first facists party in italy, italian prime minister, hung by feet   mussolini  
plan for germany -> two front war, invade france to get stronger then concentrate on russia   schlieffen plan  


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