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Western Civ Quizzes (1-3)

Ancient Egypt history is divided into ______ major periods. Three. T/F The word \”theocracy\” means rule bu the strongest False. According to Egyptian theology, the pharaoh derived his authority from … The fact that he was perceived as a divine instrument of order and harmony. The physical environment of the Mesopotamian generally led to… A […]

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Western Civ 2

Luther’s Ninety-five Theses objected primarily to the idea that people could skip confessing their sins if they bought an indulgence For Zwingli, the Eucharist was an important commemoration of Christ’s historical sacrifice on the cross \”Institutes of the Christian Religion\” John Calvin’s most famous theological work As a young monk Luther was fearful that he […]

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Geography Unit 3 Quiz Questions

Belize shares a border with Mexico? True Puerto Rico is touched by both the Atlantic Ocean and the Caribbean Sea. True Deep within the jungles of Mexico and Guatemala lie most of the Mayan ruins. True ____shares a border with mexico Guatemala and Belize Which two islands comprise the island of Hispaniola? Haiti and the […]

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World Geography Chapter 10 Study Questions Critical Analysis

The conflict between which groups has affected Mexico’s development? The Indian and Spanish cultures How was life changed by the Spanish conquest? Spanish brought their catholic religion and spanish became the native language. How might Mexico be different if the Spanish had never conquered it? Aztecs and Mayans may have advanced Mexico’s development. Mexico may […]

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GEOG100_Chapter07_KeyTerms_CulturalGeography

acculturation (n.) the modification of the social patterns, traits, or structures of one group or society by contact with those of another; the resultant blend amalgamation theory formal term for the \”melting pot\” concept of the merging of many immigrant ethnic heritages into a composite American mainstream assimilation Convergence of newcomers and host groups, with […]

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Western Civ Chapter 5

After imposed retirement from Roman politics, Cicero took up writing philosophical treatises. Among the dangerous military innovations of Marius threatening the Republic was his Recruitment of destitute volunteers who swore an oath of allegiance only to him. As Rome expanded, it became Roman policy to govern the provinces with officials known as proconsuls and propraetors. […]

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Western Civ Chapter 2

Philistine power was based in the Pentapolis The culture of the Hitties was strongly militaristic, prone to conquest and colonization The Hebrew cult of Yahweh was significantly advanced by the Levites The Minoans remain somewhat mysterious to modern historians because their written language has not yet been deciphered Minoan civilization flourishes 1900-1500 BCE Creation of […]

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Western Civ Exam 3

The crisis of the early third century was precipitated by the retreat from the eastern frontier and violent tendencies of Marcus Aurelius’s son, Commodus When the emperor died in 192 with no heir apparent, civil war once again engulfed the Roman Empire with _________ eventually claiming the throne Septimius Severus During the third century, Rome […]

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Cultural Geography chapter 5

Culture a shared set of meanings that is lived through the material and symbolic practices of everyday life. Cultural Geography focuses on the way space, place, and landscape shape culture at the same time that culture shapes space, place, and landscape. Folk Culture the traditional practices of small groups, especially rural people with a simple […]

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Western Civ test 2 Critical Essay

Rome was a crucial factor in the development of European civilization because Rome connected Europe to the cultural heritage of the Near East Vigil’s Aeneid built on Homer’s epic literature by connecting Roman history to the heroic narrative of the Trojan War In terms of geography and natural resources, the Italian peninsula was more fertile […]

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Geography part 2

In a vertical climate zone, where would you find the coldest, wettest climate? At the highest point The climate in the Andes and the Pampas is influenced by what? El Niño The altiplano is high, flat land area in the Andes filled with: Natural resources Which empire was the largest in the Americas in the […]

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AP Human Geography Chapter 5 Vocab

british received pronunciation (BRP) the dialect of england associated with upper class britons living in the london area and now considered standard in the uk creole or creolized language a language that results from the mixing of the colonizer’s language with the indigenous language of the people being dominated dialect regional variation of a language […]

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govt 2306 final: weatherford college

In what way does the Defense of Marriage Act complicate the gay, lesbian, and transgendered battle for equal rights? Select one: a. It defines what marriage is and is not. b. States do not have to recognize same-sex marriages. c. States do not have to recognize same-sex marriages from other states. d. All of the […]

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Essay about Geography Review Test 1

What map component defines the ratio between a distance on the map and the actual distance on earth? scale Which lines are parallel to the Equator? latitude Which is the most accurate method of showing the entire surface of the earth? globe Which type of maps would most likely show the elevation of the Andes […]

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5th Grade SOL 4.6 Weather

weather state of the atmosphere at any time, including things such as temperature, precipitation, air pressure, and cloud cover. Daily changes in the weather are due to winds and storms. Seasonal changes are due to the Earth’s rotation around the Sun. Meterology the study of weather meterologists people who study weather temperature how much heat […]

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Great war – " All Quiet On the Western Front"

Describe kat He was the general who led all the soldiers; he’s also a kobbler Describe Mueller He was the person who wanted kemmerich’s boots Describe Paul baumer Main character; loves to draw pictures of birds; died during the war because he stood up to draw a picture of a bird and was shot in […]

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Western Civ Key Terms Q2 #6 – Nero: The Principate Endures

Judio-Claudian Dynasty Dynasty following Augustus, which included Tiberius, Caligula, Claudius, and Nero. Agropina Wife of Claudius and mother of Nero. Killed by Nero after supervising him too much. Britanicus First son of Claudius before Nero. Octavia Daughter of Claudius who was put to death by Nero. Borus Leader of the praetorian guards. Senica Nero’s teacher. […]

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Analyze the All Quiet On The Western Front Essay

Paul Baumer a kind, compassionate young german soldier fighting in the trenches whose war experience teaches him to detach himself from his feelings; after doing this, though it seems to save him from a number of war horrors, he is never the same. he cannot express any feelings at all about anything. since he is […]

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Five Fields of Social Studies/Five Themes of Geography

Five Fields of Social Studies geography, economics, government, culture and history geography The study of people, places and the environment. economics The study of how people manage their resources by producing, exchanging and using goods and services. government The people who make the laws, enforce the laws, and settle disagreements about the laws. culture Consists […]

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Western Civ test 2

Rome was a crucial factor in the development of European civilization because Rome connected Europe to the cultural heritage of the Near East Vigil’s Aeneid built on Homer’s epic literature by connecting Roman history to the heroic narrative of the Trojan War In terms of geography and natural resources, the Italian peninsula was more fertile […]

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Geography Review Test 1

What map component defines the ratio between a distance on the map and the actual distance on earth? scale Which lines are parallel to the Equator? latitude Which is the most accurate method of showing the entire surface of the earth? globe Which type of maps would most likely show the elevation of the Andes […]

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