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1
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1492
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Columbus discovers new world
2
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1500
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End of the Middle Ages beginning of modern age
3
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1588
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Spanish Armada is defeated by England in 1588
4
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1620
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1620 the mayflower comes to Plymouth
5
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1861
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1861 is the Civil War in the United States
6
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1865
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United State civil war ends in 1865
7
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1964
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Martin Luther Junior wins and Nobel peace prize in 1964
8
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Prince Henry the navigator
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Promotes exploration in 1400s for Portugal
9
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Bartholemew Dias
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1487 gets to cape of good hope at tip of South Africa (Portugal)
10
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Herbs do cortz
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1519 discovers Aztecs while looking for gold
11
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Francisco Pizarro
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Finds Incas in Peru
12
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Jacques Cartier
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Discovers st Lawrence river (France)
13
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Samuel de Champlain
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1608 lands in Quebec
14
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Holland , Henry Hudson
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Found Hudson River nj ny 1609
15
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Jamestown
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1607 John smith, 1st permanent English settlement
16
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Hinduism
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Polytheism brahma universal spirit
17
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Buddhism
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500 bc started by guatama
18
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William carrey is considered what?
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Father of modern missions
19
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Hudson talkie founds what organization in 1865?
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China inland mission
20
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1609 pilgrims get kicked out by who?
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James 1st
21
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1865 is what war?
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Spanish American war, phillipenes & Cuba are free
22
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Estates general support who?
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The king
23
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Who were the huganots?
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French Protestants
24
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What French long persecuted huganots?
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Henry 2nd
25
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What is a bureaucracy?
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Governing ruled behind a desk
26
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1779 Napoleon does what?
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Overthrows National Assembly
27
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1803
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Slave revolution in Haiti and Louisiana is so to the US for $15 million
28
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1804 Napoleon ....
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Crowns himself
29
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In 1806 Napoleon doesn't let any ...?
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European trade with England
30
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1814 Napoleon is kicked out...
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France and sent to Alba
31
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Who is Mohammed?
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Born in Mecca, founder of Islam
32
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Who is Allah?
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Muslim name for God
33
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What is Koran ?
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"Recitation"
34
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What was a Jihad?
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Islamic holy war
35
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Who are beduins?
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Arab nomads
36
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What's another word for Viking?
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Norsman
37
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What is Mecca?
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Holy city of Islam
38
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What was the Kaaba?
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Meteor right in sudia Arabia
39
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2 types of non-violent resistance are?
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Sit ins & marches
40
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What was a feif?
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A piece of land granted from a lord to a vassal
41
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Serfs are farmers who worked for ____
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Nobles
42
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What is chivalry?
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Code of conduct for nobles and Knights
43
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In 732 Charles Martel tinted back the moors in what battle?
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Battle of tours
44
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Who crowned Charlemagne ?
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Pipe Leo 3rd
45
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Vikings were not
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Christians
46
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Barack Obama is the ___ president
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44th
47
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What was George Washington's nickname
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Father of our country
48
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Wicliff greatest contribution to the English people was what
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He translated the entire Bible into English for the first time
49
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How did the people and the king respond to Whitecliffs work
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The King was angry and so was the church but the people are very happy
50
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The Inquisition do
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Punish Heretics
51
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The first printed edition of the Bible is called the what?
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Vulgate (Gutenberg bible)
52
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Gutenberg Bible was printed in what year
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1456
53
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Who was a friar that travel to Germany selling indulgences that made Luther angry
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Tetzel
54
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October 31 1517 Luther nailed what theses to the church door in what town
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95 theses in Wittenberg
55
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The emperor who sommunded Luther to the diet of worms was who
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Emperor Charles V
56
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Luther hid In what castle as night George
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Wartburg
57
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How long was Luther night George for?
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11 months
58
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Who began the Swiss Reformation?
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Ulrich Zwingli
59
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Where was the Swiss reformation located
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Zurich
60
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Where did John Calvin fleed to when Protestants were being persecuted in France
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Basel
61
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What is John Calvin's most famous work
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The institute of the Christian religion
62
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What's was the main objective of the counterreformation?
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To prevent any more Catholics from becoming a Protestant and to make many Protestants as they can to come back to the roman fold
63
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When did Switzerland win its independence from the Holy Roman Empire?
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1499
64
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The name Netherlands means what because it's below sea level?
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Low lands
65
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Your name for gual is what?
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Gallia
66
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Scandinavia includes what three countries
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Norway Denmark and Sweden
67
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Spain is also called what
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Iberia
68
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Portugal is also called what
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Lusitania
69
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What is transubstanation
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The joint that the wine and bread are actual skin and blood
70
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Who was THE philosopher?
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Aristotle
71
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1440
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Gutenberg make movable type printing press