Flashcards in Final Deck (71):
Columbus discovers new world
End of the Middle Ages beginning of modern age
Spanish Armada is defeated by England in 1588
1620 the mayflower comes to Plymouth
1861 is the Civil War in the United States
United State civil war ends in 1865
Martin Luther Junior wins and Nobel peace prize in 1964
Prince Henry the navigator
Promotes exploration in 1400s for Portugal
1487 gets to cape of good hope at tip of South Africa (Portugal)
Herbs do cortz
1519 discovers Aztecs while looking for gold
Finds Incas in Peru
Discovers st Lawrence river (France)
Samuel de Champlain
1608 lands in Quebec
Holland , Henry Hudson
Found Hudson River nj ny 1609
1607 John smith, 1st permanent English settlement
Polytheism brahma universal spirit
500 bc started by guatama
William carrey is considered what?
Father of modern missions
Hudson talkie founds what organization in 1865?
China inland mission
1609 pilgrims get kicked out by who?
1865 is what war?
Spanish American war, phillipenes & Cuba are free
Estates general support who?
Who were the huganots?
What French long persecuted huganots?
What is a bureaucracy?
Governing ruled behind a desk
1779 Napoleon does what?
Overthrows National Assembly
Slave revolution in Haiti and Louisiana is so to the US for $15 million
1804 Napoleon ....
In 1806 Napoleon doesn't let any ...?
European trade with England
1814 Napoleon is kicked out...
France and sent to Alba
Who is Mohammed?
Born in Mecca, founder of Islam
Who is Allah?
Muslim name for God
What is Koran ?
What was a Jihad?
Islamic holy war
Who are beduins?
What's another word for Viking?
What is Mecca?
Holy city of Islam
What was the Kaaba?
Meteor right in sudia Arabia
2 types of non-violent resistance are?
Sit ins & marches
What was a feif?
A piece of land granted from a lord to a vassal
Serfs are farmers who worked for ____
What is chivalry?
Code of conduct for nobles and Knights
In 732 Charles Martel tinted back the moors in what battle?
Battle of tours
Who crowned Charlemagne ?
Pipe Leo 3rd
Vikings were not
Barack Obama is the ___ president
What was George Washington's nickname
Father of our country
Wicliff greatest contribution to the English people was what
He translated the entire Bible into English for the first time
How did the people and the king respond to Whitecliffs work
The King was angry and so was the church but the people are very happy
The Inquisition do
The first printed edition of the Bible is called the what?
Vulgate (Gutenberg bible)
Gutenberg Bible was printed in what year
Who was a friar that travel to Germany selling indulgences that made Luther angry
October 31 1517 Luther nailed what theses to the church door in what town
95 theses in Wittenberg
The emperor who sommunded Luther to the diet of worms was who
Emperor Charles V
Luther hid In what castle as night George
How long was Luther night George for?
Who began the Swiss Reformation?
Where was the Swiss reformation located
Where did John Calvin fleed to when Protestants were being persecuted in France
What is John Calvin's most famous work
The institute of the Christian religion
What's was the main objective of the counterreformation?
To prevent any more Catholics from becoming a Protestant and to make many Protestants as they can to come back to the roman fold
When did Switzerland win its independence from the Holy Roman Empire?
The name Netherlands means what because it's below sea level?
Your name for gual is what?
Scandinavia includes what three countries
Norway Denmark and Sweden
Spain is also called what
Portugal is also called what
What is transubstanation
The joint that the wine and bread are actual skin and blood
Who was THE philosopher?