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This English King led the 3rd crusade.
Richard the 1st
(richard the lionhearted)
Marks the end of the Middle ages.
100 years war
ONLY crusade that captured land from the Muslims.
1st
______ cathedrals create a sense of height and light
Gothic
_____ forced _______ to sign the Magna Carta
English nobles, King John
Charlemagne means....
Charles the Great
Which Pope made Charlemagne a Holy Roman Emporer?
Pope Leo III
Hunter-gatherers were unable to live in what type of dwellings?
permanent
what refers to the time before writing was invented?
prehistory
What was invented first... fire or wheel?
fire
Civilization comes from the Latin word for?
people
Purpose of Egyptian Pryamids
tombs for pharoahs
Cataracts on the nile are similar to?
rapids
Egypt is protected on the West, East and South by?
natural barriers
Mummification was connected to the Egyptian beleif in the...........
afterlife
This English King led the 3rd crusade.
Richard the 1st
(richard the lionhearted)
Marks the end of the Middle ages.
100 years war
ONLY crusade that captured land from the Muslims.
1st
______ cathedrals create a sense of height and light
Gothic
_____ forced _______ to sign the Magna Carta
English nobles, King John
Charlemagne means....
Charles the Great
Which Pope made Charlemagne a Holy Roman Emporer?
Pope Leo III
Hunter-gatherers were unable to live in what type of dwellings?
permanent
what refers to the time before writing was invented?
prehistory
What was invented first... fire or wheel?
fire
Civilization comes from the Latin word for?
people
Purpose of Egyptian Pryamids
tombs for pharoahs
Cataracts on the nile are similar to?
rapids
Egypt is protected on the West, East and South by?
natural barriers
Mummification was connected to the Egyptian beleif in the...........
afterlife
Egyptian writing:
Sumerian writing:
egypt= hieroglyphic
sumer=cuneiform
who was the first ruler of united Egpyt?
Menes
Red land and black land=
red-desert
black-fertile
Form of gov't badef on the beleif in the ruler as a god
theocracy
Tigris and Euphrates rivers are natural boundaries of
Mesopotamia.
First rulers of Sumer were...
preist/priestesses
Babylonian king who established a uniform set of laws for his country
Hammurabi
Homes in this Indian city had indoor plumbung
(my class wasnt sure on this...)
Mohenjo-Daro and Harapa
Jews beleif in one god is..
monotheistic
who brought 10 commandments to Jews?
moses
Who built the great temple in Jerusalem
Solomon
Anatolia was controlled by the ___ (famous for iron use)
Hittites
Who established the caste system in India?
Aryans
Who left his palace and wealth to fin enlightenment?
Sidhartha Guatama (Buddha)
Moshka is goal for this religion
Hinduism
Phonecia was locared where this modern day coutnry is today
Palestine
the state of complete understanding, free from paub abd suffering (for buddhists)
nirvana/enlightenment
best shipbuilders in ancient times
phonecians
first 5 books in hebrew bible
Torah
darius is known as a gifted
king/general
who beleived in 5 basic relationships for peace/harmony in society
confucious
Nebuchadnezzar ruled who (of babylonia)
chaldeans
Assyrians built empire after learning how to use what from hittites?
iron
in greece a blank seized power illegally
tyrant
A phalanx was a a Greek ___ formation
war/fighting
(made up of Hoplites)
The Persian king ____ was defeated at Salamis in the Persian war w/ Greece
Xerxes
Greek or ___ art exhibits balance proportion and order
Roman
Pericles died as a result of...
disease/plague
who was condemned to dies for "Corrupting the youth of Athens" ?
Socrates
who wrote the republic?
Plato