Flashcards in Final Exam Review Period 6 Deck (49)
The part of the Christian Bible that tells about Jesus is called the _________________.
What was the Hebrew’s religion called?
After Pompey asked Caesar to give up power, Caesar led his army across the Rubicon River into _______________.
What was the effect of all people in China using the same coins and the same writing system?
Trade became easier
Because silk was popular in Rome, China became ______________.
Name the philosopher who wanted Romans to support the Senate.
Philip was able to defeat the Greeks because the Greeks refused to _______________ to fight against Philip.
People who are said to receive messages from god to share with others
What did the plebeians do that caused the patricians to change the government?
Elected their own officials
Many people from the lower classes liked the Buddha because he was opposed to the ______________.
The Zhou kings believed that ________________ gave them the power to rule.
Which Chinese belief system taught that it was important to live in harmony with nature?
What did Shi Huangdi do that shows he was a follower of legalism?
He created harsh laws and strict punishments
The agora was a marketplace that was also used for _____________ and _________________ meetings.
Why did Alexander stop expanding the empire into India?
Why did the Spartans think it was important for women to be strong and healthy?
So they would have healthy children
What did Asoka stop doing after he became Buddhist?
Name the type of government that started in Athens.
Cincinnatus was a farmer who became Rome’s most famous ______________.
Name the leader who founded (started) the Persian Empire.
Cyrus the Great
Hindus belief that if a person has good ___________, they will be born into a higher caste in the next life.
People who work to spread their religious beliefs
The Romans used __________ in their construction because the design is strong and long-lasting.
What is the name of Philip’s son who took over as leader after Philip’s death?
What stops one part of government from having more power than the others?
Checks and balances
The belief in one god
“Rule of the people” describes which type of government?
According to legend, the first king of Rome was ____________________.
What is the name for the series of wars between Rome and Carthage?
Italy is surrounded by water on three sides so it is a ______________________.
Why was Darius angry with the Greeks?
They helped others rebel against him
What was the cause of Alexander’s death?
Sickness in Babylon
After the Gracchus brothers were killed, Romans began to see that ____________ could be used as a ______________.
Violence; political weapon
Name the group of people who challenged the idea that the actions of gods and goddesses caused events in the world.
What is the name of the famous building that was built on the Athenian acropolis?
What is the name for the type of democracy that allows citizens to directly participate in the government?
What was the Law of the Twelve Tables and where was it displayed?
Rome’s first code of laws; Forum
A series of rulers from the same family
What was the main purpose of Roman roads?
For armies to travel
What did philosophers believe the human mind could do?
Think, explain, and understand life
A desert is an example of a __________ feature
What did lyric poets do while reciting their poems?
Played the lyre
Why did Shi Huangdi have the Great Wall of China built?
Protect China from invaders
What were Spartan boys trained to be?
Explain why it was not possible for most juries to come to a tie.
Odd number of members
__________________ were built around cities to protect the inhabitants from attack.
Why did Spartan women have some rights and freedoms that other Greek women didn’t have?
Their husbands were often away at war