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What did a tyrant in Greece do?

Seized power legally

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Who was Peloponesion war between?

Athens and Sparta

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What did Phillip II do?

Built an efficient army in Macedonia and conquered greece

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When was the Persian invincibility myth broken?

When Persians planned a surprise attack on Athens in Macedonia

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What didn't Moses do?

Moses didn't unify the people of Canaan into one kingdom, Israel

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What is a long term effect of the caste system in India?

Long term effect was the Aryans remained dominant

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What was the first covenant?

First covenant was between God and Hebrew people that involved an agreement that God would bless Abraham and his descendants and they would need to be faithful

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The tribute paid by Israel and Judah to the Assyrians was an effort to?

Prevent an attack by the Assyrians on Israel and Judah

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Who setup the council of 500?

Cleisthenes

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What did adios and the concept of yin/yang focus on?

Natural order

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What did Shi Huang di do?

Unified China by defeating invaders and crushing internal opposition

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What was the underlying objective that gave rise to Chinese philosophies of Confucius, loazi, and legalists?

How to restore social order, harmony, and respect for authority

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Shi Huang di belonged to?

Qin Dynasty

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Tigris/Euphrates river made Fertile Crescent suitable for?

Farming

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The last 750 miles of the Nile was a reliable system of transport cause?

It flowed in opposite direction of the winds

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Under Chinese feudalism, land?

Legally belongs to the king

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China's language was?

Extremely complex but invent usally deciphered by different languages

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What city came to a mysterious end?

Indus

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Where is the most populated soil along the Nile?

The delta

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Where does the Nile empty into?

The Mediterranean Sea

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Sumerians were?

Settlers and inhabitants of Mesopotamia

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Who were the major power struggles between in early Roman republic?

Patricians and plebeians

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What was the roman senate composed of?

Composed of 300 members who were chosen for life

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Plebeians were?

Less privelidged and often poorer than patricians

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Octavian established?

The praetorian guard to guard him and his successors

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What wasn't part of roman law?

All citizens don't have the right to freedom of religion

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Roman fell much sooner in?

West than the east

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India jones

Houses ark of the covenant, melt face, Solomon's temple (don't really need to know)

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Edict of Milan

Made by Constantine in 313 that made Christianity aloud in the Roman Empire

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Who made Christianity the official religion of the Roman Empire ?

Theodosius

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What is the city of the prophet?

Medina

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How do the American time zones go ?

Pacific, mountain, central, eastern

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Who created the first empire?

Sargon of Akkad took over Mesopotamia, spread the culture, and created an empire (brings together several nations & peoples under one ruler)

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Hammurabi's code

Hammurabi was a leader of Mesopotamia who created a single, uniform code of laws for everyone to follow

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Theocracy

Rule based on religious authority
Ex: pharaoh

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What is the order of the first Chinese dynasty's ?

Xia, Shang, Zhou

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Who are the Olympic Games meant to honor?

Zeus

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House of holy wisdom is where?

Baghdad

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Who goes to the dome of the rock?

Muslims, Christians, & Jews