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    AP World Vocabulary Page

    Vocabulary assignments are completed by using all the words in the weekly list in one comprehensive paragraph.  The paragraph does not need to be written in any specific format and does not have either a minimum or a maximum length requirement.  Each word needs to be used within the content of the paragraph to show that you have a functional historical definition of the term and can use each word fluently.  Please highlight each word for ease in grading. 

     

    Vocabulary #8 - Due Friday Oct. 26

    1. Muhammad

    2. Sunni

    3. Shi'ite (Shi'a)

    4. Sharia Law

    5. Koran (Quran)

    6. Caliphate

    7. Dar al Islam

    8. Mecca

    9. 5 Pillars

    10. Ulama

     

    Vocabulary #7 - Due Mon Oct. 22

    1. Feudalism

    2. Fief

    3. Lord

    4. Vassal

    6. Pope (Papacy)

    7. Medieval (Dark Ages) (Middle Ages)

    8. Manor

    9. Charlemange

    10. Serf

    11. Knight

     

    Vocabulary #6 - Due Fri. Oct. 5

    1. Qin Dynasty

    2. Qin Shi Huangdi

    3. Han Dynasty

    4. Chang'an

    5. Gentry

    6. Xiongnu

    7. Great Wall of China

    8. Silk Road

    9. Confucian (Merit Based) Examinations

    10. Gaozu (Liu Bang)

     

    Vocabulary #5 - Due Fri. Sep. 28

    1. Roman Republic

    2. Augustus

    3. Pax Romana

    4. Jesus / Christianity

    5. Crisis of the 3rd Century

    6. Diocletian

    7. Constantine

    8. Constantinople

    9. Aquaduct

    10. Equites

     

    Vocabulary #4 - Due Thurs / Fri Sep 21

    1. Mahayana Buddhism

    2. Theraveda Buddhism

    3. Mauryan Dynasty

    4. Ashoka

    5. Gupta Dynasty

    6. Cultural Diffusion

    7. Cultural Syncretism

    8. Angkor Wat

    9. Bodhisattvas

    10.  Silk Road

     

    Vocabulary #3 - Due Thurs / Fri Sep 7

    1. Caste System

    2. Karma

    3. Dharma

    4. Hinduism

    5. Siddhartha Guatama

    6. Buddhism

    7. Mandate of Heaven

    8. Dynastic Cycle

    9. Period of Warring States

    10. Legalism

    11. Daoism

    12. Confucianism

     

    Vocabulary #2 - Due Friday, Aug 31.

    1. Assyrians

    2. Bureaucracy

    3. Monotheism

    4. Hebrews (Jews)

    5. Yahweh (Jehovah)

    6. Covenant

    7. Phoenicia

    8. Phoenetic Alphabet

    9. Egypt

    10. Nubia

     

    Vocabulary #1 - Due Friday, Aug 24.

    1. Paleolithic Age

    2. Hunting-Foraging Bands (Hunter-Gatherers)

    3. Neolithic Age / Agricultural Revolution

    4. Fertile Crescent

    5. Mesopotamia

    6. Polytheism (including Animism)

    7. Pastoralism

    8. Domestication (Include examples of BOTH plants and animals)

    9. Egalitarian (Include examples)

    10. Hamurabi

    11. Cuneiform