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1492

Columbus discovers new world

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1500

End of the Middle Ages beginning of modern age

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1588

Spanish Armada is defeated by England in 1588

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1620

1620 the mayflower comes to Plymouth

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1861

1861 is the Civil War in the United States

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1865

United State civil war ends in 1865

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1964

Martin Luther Junior wins and Nobel peace prize in 1964

8

Prince Henry the navigator

Promotes exploration in 1400s for Portugal

9

Bartholemew Dias

1487 gets to cape of good hope at tip of South Africa (Portugal)

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Herbs do cortz

1519 discovers Aztecs while looking for gold

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Francisco Pizarro

Finds Incas in Peru

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Jacques Cartier

Discovers st Lawrence river (France)

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Samuel de Champlain

1608 lands in Quebec

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Holland , Henry Hudson

Found Hudson River nj ny 1609

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Jamestown

1607 John smith, 1st permanent English settlement

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Hinduism

Polytheism brahma universal spirit

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Buddhism

500 bc started by guatama

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William carrey is considered what?

Father of modern missions

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Hudson talkie founds what organization in 1865?

China inland mission

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1609 pilgrims get kicked out by who?

James 1st

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1865 is what war?

Spanish American war, phillipenes & Cuba are free

22

Estates general support who?

The king

23

Who were the huganots?

French Protestants

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What French long persecuted huganots?

Henry 2nd

25

What is a bureaucracy?

Governing ruled behind a desk

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1779 Napoleon does what?

Overthrows National Assembly

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1803

Slave revolution in Haiti and Louisiana is so to the US for $15 million

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1804 Napoleon ....

Crowns himself

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In 1806 Napoleon doesn't let any ...?

European trade with England

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1814 Napoleon is kicked out...

France and sent to Alba

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Who is Mohammed?

Born in Mecca, founder of Islam

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Who is Allah?

Muslim name for God

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What is Koran ?

"Recitation"

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What was a Jihad?

Islamic holy war

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Who are beduins?

Arab nomads

36

What's another word for Viking?

Norsman

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What is Mecca?

Holy city of Islam

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What was the Kaaba?

Meteor right in sudia Arabia

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2 types of non-violent resistance are?

Sit ins & marches

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What was a feif?

A piece of land granted from a lord to a vassal

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Serfs are farmers who worked for ____

Nobles

42

What is chivalry?

Code of conduct for nobles and Knights

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In 732 Charles Martel tinted back the moors in what battle?

Battle of tours

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Who crowned Charlemagne ?

Pipe Leo 3rd

45

Vikings were not

Christians

46

Barack Obama is the ___ president

44th

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What was George Washington's nickname

Father of our country

48

Wicliff greatest contribution to the English people was what

He translated the entire Bible into English for the first time

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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

50

The Inquisition do

Punish Heretics

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The first printed edition of the Bible is called the what?

Vulgate (Gutenberg bible)

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Gutenberg Bible was printed in what year

1456

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Who was a friar that travel to Germany selling indulgences that made Luther angry

Tetzel

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October 31 1517 Luther nailed what theses to the church door in what town

95 theses in Wittenberg

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The emperor who sommunded Luther to the diet of worms was who

Emperor Charles V

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Luther hid In what castle as night George

Wartburg

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How long was Luther night George for?

11 months

58

Who began the Swiss Reformation?

Ulrich Zwingli

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Where was the Swiss reformation located

Zurich

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Where did John Calvin fleed to when Protestants were being persecuted in France

Basel

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What is John Calvin's most famous work

The institute of the Christian religion

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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

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When did Switzerland win its independence from the Holy Roman Empire?

1499

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The name Netherlands means what because it's below sea level?

Low lands

65

Your name for gual is what?

Gallia

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Scandinavia includes what three countries

Norway Denmark and Sweden

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Spain is also called what

Iberia

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Portugal is also called what

Lusitania

69

What is transubstanation

The joint that the wine and bread are actual skin and blood

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Who was THE philosopher?

Aristotle

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1440

Gutenberg make movable type printing press