Flashcards in Chapter 1 - 16 Semester Exam Deck (62):
The Crusades revived interest in trade with the
Hugh Capet's rule marked the beginning of the ___ nation.
John ____ was known as the "Morning Star of the Reformation"
Sumerians divided by the number
_____ rallied England to defeat the Spanish Armada in 1588.
Vasco de Balboa discovered the ____ Ocean.
Christopher Columbus's voyages were sponsored by the king & queen of
How many people saw the resurrected Christ.
Hieroglyphics refers to ______ writing.
Jamestown was the first permanent ____ settlement in the New World.
defeated the Moors at the Battle of Tours
reformer in Zurich
Ponce de Leon
famous Greek philosopher
man for whom America is named
Pharaoh's chief assistant
great Athenian statesman
led the building of the Tower of Babel
Greek conqueror of Persia
founder of Islam
wrote History of the Peloponnesian War
great Frankish king
father of the nation of Israel
A group of people who think of themselves as one and act in history as a unit is called a
Who was Confucius?
What agreement ended the Thirty Years' War?
Peace of Westphalia
What edict, issued by Constantine, granted Christians the freedom to worship?
Edict of Milan
Who founded China Inland Missions?
J Hudson Taylor
When was the King James version of the Bible completed?
The belief in a continuous process of rebirth is
Which crusade captured Asia Minor and Jerusalem?
the man credited with creating the Iliad and the Odyssey is
What king, when offered whatever he wanted from God, asked for wisdom?
founders of Rome
sea-traders near Israel
followers of Wycliffe
lived on Crete
which ancient empire was founded by Hammurabi?
Who built the "hanging gardens" for his wife?
The Spanish explorer who conquered the Aztec Indians was
Who was the first great king of England?
The Roman emperor who was first to persecute Christians was
The French explorer who founded Quebec, the first permanent French settlement in the New World.
Samuel de Champlain
The country that developed the cast system was
The river whose name means "arrow"
Who probably controlled more of the surface of the earth than any other human being in history?
Who is considered the greatest English author of all time?
What European landed on the island of San Salvador in 1492, starting the settlement of the New World?
Who invented the moveable type printing press c. 1440?
In what year did the Protestant Reformation begin?
What Hebrew was the chief adviser to Nebuchadnezzar?
Who was the first European to travel the length of Asia?
Who is the god of the Muslims?
What Carthaginian general marched elephants across the Alps to attack Rome?
What is the world's longest fortification?
Great Wall of China
Name the Greek city-state whose citizens constantly trained for war.
Which philosophy puts man in place of or above God?
Be able to label the following on the map on page 20 of your atlas
Strait of Gibraltar, Greece, Ireland, black sea, Bay of Biscay, Alps Mountains, Portugal, Germany, England, Sicily