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Marshall Plan
Us did a loan program in Europe to help rebulid Europe and try to stop the soread of comunism. The western economy begins to grow.
Truman Doctrine
In 1948 US gave a military aid to countries fighting to keep out communism
Industrial Revolution
Began in Great Britain. When machinery was used for productivity. Human resources: people ran machines, they moved to cities. Britian had natural resources:coal and iron. Went from acriculture to weapons.
Columbian Exchange
Process in which people, diseases, ideas, and trades were distributed around the world from the Americans.
What were the Protestants protesting?
A person who protested Catholic practices; today a member of the non-catholic christian church
Martain Luther
first protestant leader to challenge catholic church. A German monk and schlor. 1520-pope was banished from Catholic church for his critism.orgaized christian bible that taught German.
John Calvin
An early protestant leader. Freedom to America to practice own religion.
Puritans
John Calvin's followers in England.
Divine Right of Kings
belief that royalty ruled by the will of God
John Locke
Philosophers who looked at the nature of man and government. Beleived that gorvernment should serve and protect them and freedom should be for the people.
glasnost
Rusian policy of openness which permitted Soviet people to critize the government without punishment
perestroika
Soviet policy thst loosened government controls and permitted its economy to move towards capitalism
Neil Armstrong
first person to walk on the moon
The Renaissance
the start of the modern era
The first democratic constitution
Anthens Greece
Imperialism
system of buiding foreign empires for military and trade advantages
Classical Europe
Europe of ancient Greece and Rome. civilizations from 800 BC to AD 400
3 regions of the Great Britain
Whales, Scottland, England
4 regions of United Kingdom
Whales, Scottland, England, and Northern Ireland
England did what to turn Ireland into Protestant?
They took over the land by populating land with more protestants
The Troubles
fighing between the Catholic Nationalists, want Northern Ireland to be reunited with republic, and protestant Loyalist, perfer that Northern Ireland remain under british rule
The Northern and European groups in South Africa
When the Nationalists and Loyalists fought, signed a contract with UK to end violence. Northern Ireland its own elected assambly.
Language
Afrikaans
South Africa is the largest producer of what?
exporter of gold
First Black president of South Africa
Nelson Mandela
Largest country in Africa in size
Sudan
Majority of Sudan's income comes from what?
cotton
Who was Sudans Reign of Terror aimed at?
against the Southern Christian Peoples
50% of people in Nigeria are this religion
Muslim
Nigeria's major mineral resource and lardest export
oil exports
What will you find on savanna's?
few trees, highlands and plateaus. Average temeratures and sesonal rains. Wind called hermattan blows South from the Sahara
Who controlled Nigeria in the 1900's?
British
1400's Europeans started which trade?
slavory
Sudans main export
cotton
Mt. Kilimanjaro
Highest point in Africa. Located in Tanzania. Snowcapped, to the north. The great rift valley cuts two gashes through border.
Why has Ethiopia suffered famines
The drought turned fields once rich in crops into seas of dust.
Nigeria's major mineral resource and export
oil
MOst industrialized countria in Africa
Soth Africa
Imperialism
system of buiding foreign empires for military and trade advantages
Classical Europe
Europe of ancient Greece and Rome. civilizations from 800 BC to AD 400
3 regions of the Great Britain
Whales, Scottland, England
4 regions of United Kingdom
Whales, Scottland, England, and Northern Ireland
England did what to turn Ireland into Protestant?
They took over the land by populating land with more protestants
The Troubles
fighing between the Catholic Nationalists, want Northern Ireland to be reunited with republic, and protestant Loyalist, perfer that Northern Ireland remain under british rule
The Northern and European groups in South Africa
When the Nationalists and Loyalists fought, signed a contract with UK to end violence. Northern Ireland its own elected assambly.
Language
Afrikaans
South Africa is the largest producer of what?
exporter of gold
First Black president of South Africa
Nelson Mandela
Largest country in Africa in size
Sudan
Majority of Sudan's income comes from what?
cotton
Who was Sudans Reign of Terror aimed at?
against the Southern Christian Peoples
50% of people in Nigeria are this religion
Muslim
Nigeria's major mineral resource and lardest export
oil exports
Imperialism
system of buiding foreign empires for military and trade advantages
Classical Europe
Europe of ancient Greece and Rome. civilizations from 800 BC to AD 400
3 regions of the Great Britain
Whales, Scottland, England
4 regions of United Kingdom
Whales, Scottland, England, and Northern Ireland
England did what to turn Ireland into Protestant?
They took over the land by populating land with more protestants
The Troubles
fighing between the Catholic Nationalists, want Northern Ireland to be reunited with republic, and protestant Loyalist, perfer that Northern Ireland remain under british rule
The Northern and European groups in South Africa
When the Nationalists and Loyalists fought, signed a contract with UK to end violence. Northern Ireland its own elected assambly.
Language
Afrikaans
South Africa is the largest producer of what?
exporter of gold
First Black president of South Africa
Nelson Mandela
Largest country in Africa in size
Sudan
Majority of Sudan's income comes from what?
cotton
Who was Sudans Reign of Terror aimed at?
against the Southern Christian Peoples
50% of people in Nigeria are this religion
Muslim
Nigeria's major mineral resource and lardest export
oil exports
Imperialism
system of buiding foreign empires for military and trade advantages
Classical Europe
Europe of ancient Greece and Rome. civilizations from 800 BC to AD 400
3 regions of the Great Britain
Whales, Scottland, England
4 regions of United Kingdom
Whales, Scottland, England, and Northern Ireland
England did what to turn Ireland into Protestant?
They took over the land by populating land with more protestants
The Troubles
fighing between the Catholic Nationalists, want Northern Ireland to be reunited with republic, and protestant Loyalist, perfer that Northern Ireland remain under british rule
The Northern and European groups in South Africa
When the Nationalists and Loyalists fought, signed a contract with UK to end violence. Northern Ireland its own elected assambly.
Language
Afrikaans
South Africa is the largest producer of what?
exporter of gold
First Black president of South Africa
Nelson Mandela
Largest country in Africa in size
Sudan
Majority of Sudan's income comes from what?
cotton
Who was Sudans Reign of Terror aimed at?
against the Southern Christian Peoples
50% of people in Nigeria are this religion
Muslim
Nigeria's major mineral resource and lardest export
oil exports