• Vocabulary #24 - Due Friday, April 6

    1. Mandate of Heaven

    2. Dynastic Cycle

    3. Period of Warring States

    4. Legalism

    5. Daoism

    6. Confucianism

    7. Olmec

    8. Chavin

    9. Terraced Agriculture

     

    Vocabulary #23 - Due Friday, March 30

    1. Indus Valley

    2. Caste System

    3. Karma

    4. Dharma

    5. Vedic Age

    6. Hinduism

    7. Siddhartha Guatama

    8. Buddhism

    9. Phoenicians

    10. Assyrians

    11. Judaism

    13. Diaspora

    12. Ancient Nubia

     

    Vocabulary #22 - Due Thursday, March 22

    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

     

    Vocabulary #21 - Due Friday, March 2nd

    1. Proxy Wars

    2. Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini

    3. Saddam Hussain

    4. Asian Tigers

    5. Deng Xiaoping

    6. Tiananmen Square Protests (1989)

    7. Mikhail Gorbachev

    8. Perestroika

    9. Demographic Transition

    10. Globalization

    11. WTO - World Trade Organization

    12. Usama (Osama) Bin Laden

    13. Universal Declaration of Human Rights

    14. NGOs - NonGovernmental Organizations

     

    Vocabulary #20 - Due Friday, February 23rd

    1. Green Revolution

    2. Great Leap Forward

    3. OPEC - Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries

    4. Yasir Arafat

    5. Cultural Revolution

    6. Gamal Adb al-Nasir

    7. Suez Crisis

    8. PLO - Palestinian Liberation Organization

     

    Vocabulary #19 - Due Friday, February 16th

    1. African National Congress

    2. Non-Aligned Nations

    3. Jomo Kenyatta

    4. Kwame Nkrumha

    5. Patrice Lamumba

    6. Nelson Mandela

    7. Apartheid

    8. NATO

    9. Warsaw Pact

    10. World Bank

    11. European Economic Community (Common Market)

    12. Third World

     

    Vocabulary #18 - Due Friday, February 9th

    1. Benito Mussolini

    2. Mao Zedong

    3. Long March

    4. All-India Muslim League

    5. Mohandas K. Gandhi

    6. Jewaharlal Nehru

    7. Muhammad Ali Jinnah

    8. Emiliano Zapata

    9. Francisco "Pancho" Villa

    10. Lazaro Cardenas

    11. Juan (and Eva) Peron

     

    Vocabulary #17 - Due Friday, February 2nd

    1. Faisal

    2. Theodore Herzl

    3. Balfour Declaration

    4. Bolsheviks

    5. Vladimir Lenin

    6. New Economic Policy (NEP)

    7. Sun Yat-sen

    8. Guomingdang

    9. Chiang Kai-shek

    10. Ataturk

    11. Mandate System

    12. Joseph Stalin

    13. Five Year Plans

     

    Vocabulary #16 - Due Friday, January 19th

    1. Queen Victoria / Victorian Age

    2. Seperate Spheres

    3. Karl Marx

    4. Communism

    5. Meiji Restoration

    6. Otto von Bismark

    7. Suez Canal

    8. Scramble for Africa

    9. Berlin Conference

    10. Asante (Ashanti) / Queen Yaa Asantewaa

    11. Cecil Rhodes

    12. King Leopold II

    13. Free-Trade Imperialism

     

    Vocabulary #15 - Due Friday, January 12th

    1. Tanzimat / Tanzimat Reforms

    2. Serbian Independence / Janissary Revolt

    3. Crimean War

    4. Extraterritoriality

    5. Decemberist Revolt

    6. Opium Wars

    7. Treaty of Nanking

    8. Taiping Rebellion

    9. Zulu

    10. British Raj

    11. Sepoy Rebellion

    12. Indian Civil Service

    13. Indian National Congress

     

    Vocabulary #14 - Due Friday, December 15th

    1. Mass Production

    2. Division of Labor

    3. Mechanization

    4. Steam Engine

    5. James Watt

    6. Electric Telegraph

    7. Capitalism / Laissez Faire

    8. Adam Smith

     

    Vocabulary #13 - Due Friday, December 8th

    1. Simon Bolivar

    2. Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla

    3. Jose Maria Morelos

    4. Jose Antonio Paez

    5. Benito Juarez

    6. Tecumseh

    7. Caste War

    8. Women's Rights Convention

    9. Industrial Revolution

    10. Josiah Wedgwood

     

    Vocabulary #12 - Due Friday, December 1st

    1. Enlightenment - Political not Buddhism

    2. John Locke

    3. Constitutional Convention

    4. Estates General

    5. Declaration of the Rights of Man and the Citizen

    6. Jacobins

    7. Maximilien Robespierre

    8. Napoleon Bonaparte

    9. Francois Dominique Toussaint L'Ouverture

    10. Haitian Revolution

    11. Congress of Vienna

     

    Vocabulary #11 - Due Friday, November 10th

    1. Tokugawa Shogunate

    2. Qing Dynasty (Empire)

    3. Macartney Mission

    4. Manchus

    5. Ivan IV (The Terrible) - His role in Russian expansion, not why he went mad.

    6. Peter the Great

    7. Westernization

    8. Catherine the Great

    9. Conquest of Siberia (Include role of the Cossacks)

     

    Vocabulary #10 - Due Friday, November 3rd

    1. Encomienda System

    2. Castas (Include Penisulare, Creole, Mestizo, and Mulatto)

    3. Bartolome de las Casas

    4. Gunpowder Empire

    5. Ottoman Empire

    6. Devshirme

    7. Janissaries

    8. Sulieman the Magnificent (The Law Giver)

    9. Mughal Empire

    10. Akbar

    11. Sikhism

     

    Vocabulary #9 - Due Thursday, October 26th

    1. Protestant Reformation (Include Indulgences and Martin Luther in your Definition)

    2. Catholic Reformation

    3. Scientific Revolution

    4. Joint-Stock Company / Stock Exchanges (1500 & 1600s NOT Modern Day)

    5. Little Ice Age

    6. Versailles

    7. Queen Elizabeth

    8. The Spanish Armada

    9. Mercantilism

    10. Absolutism

     

    Vocabulary #8 - Due Friday, October 20th

    1. Arawak

    2. Caravel

    3. Bartolomeu Dias

    4. Vasco da Gama

    5. Ferdinand Magellan

    6. Conquistadores

    7. Hernan Cortes

    8. Moctezuma II

    9. Atahualpa

    10. Francisco Pizarro

     

    Week 7 Vocabulary - Due Friday, October 6th

    1.  Aztecs

    2.  Mayans

    3.  Incas

    4.  Mit'a System

    5.  Chinampas

    6.  Ayllu

    7.  Cahokia

    8.  Diasporic Communities

     

    Week 6 Vocabulary - Due Friday, September 29th

    1.  Ibn Battuta

    2.  Delhi Sultanate

    3.  Mali

    4.  Mansa Musa

    5.  Dhows

    6.  Swahili Coast

    7.  Timbuktu

    8.  Black Death

    9.  Gothic Cathedrals

    10.  Renaissance

    11.  Printing Press / Johan Guttenberg

    12.  100 Years War

     

    Week 5 Vocabulary - Due Friday, September 22nd

    1. Mongols

    2. Genghis Khan

    3. Yuan Dynasty (Empire)

    4. Il-Khan (Il-Khanate)

    5. (Khanate of the) Golden Horde

    6. Khubilai Khan

    7. Ming Dynasty (Empire)

    8. Zheng He

    9. Kamikaze (NOT WWII Pilots)

    10. Ashikaga Shogunate

     

    Week 4 Vocabulary - Due Friday, September 8th

    1. Sui Dynasty

    2. Tang Dynasty

    3. Buddhism

    4. Silk Road

    5. Chang'an

    6. Bodhisattvas

    7. Song Dynasty

    8. Chinese Civil Service (Confucian) Exam System

    9. Champa Rice

    10. Straights of Malacca

     

    Week 3 Vocabulary - Due Friday, September 1st

    1. Feudalism - Know Pyramid Structure and Lord / Vassal Relationship & King / Pope Relationship

    2. Charlemagne

    3. Manor / Fief

    4. The Franks

    5. The Battle of Tours

    6. The Crusades

    7. The Reconquista

    8. The Holy Roman Empire

    9. Vikings - Included details of their ships

    10.  Bourgeoisie (Burghers) - NOT the Marxism definition

     

    Week 2 Vocabulary - Due Friday, August 25th

    1. Muhammad

    2. Caliph / Caliphate

    3. Mecca

    4. Koran (Quran)

    5. Sunni

    6. Shi'ite (Shia)

    7. Hadith

    8. Sharia Law

    9. Jizya (Hejaz)

    10. Dar al Islam

     

    Week 1 Vocabulary - Due Friday, August 18th

    1.Roman Republic

    2.Augustus

    3.Pax Romana

    4.Jesus / Christianity

    5.Crisis of the 3rd Century

    6. Diocletian

    7.Constantine

    8.Constantinople

    9.Aqueduct

    10.Justinian

    11.Ceasaropapism

    12.Byzantine Empire

    13.Bureaucracy / Civil Service