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Athens vs. Sparta

Peloponnesian war

2

Rome vs. Carthage

Punic

3

Muslims Vs. Christians

Crusades

4

England vs. France

100 years war

5

Battle that stopped Muslims advance into Europe

Battle of tours

6

Civilization that created the 1st alphabet

Phaenicians

7

Egyptian writing system

Hieroglyphics

8

Mesopotamian writing system, oldest in the world

Cuneiform

9

Ancient writing system in India

Sanskrit

10

Language of the Romans

Latin

11

Alphabet used in Russia

Cryllic

12

Old Stone Age

Paleolithic

13

New Stone Age

Neolithic

14

Revolution characterizing the beginning of agriculture

Neolithic

15

Period of prosperity under Pericles in Athens

Golden age

16

2 hundred year period of peace and prosperity in Rome

Pax Romana

17

India under the Gupta empire

Golden age

18

The concept of a period of intellectual darkness that occurred in Europe after the fall of the Roman Empire

Dark ages

19

The era in the European history lasting from 1300-1600 renewed interest in classical culture

Middle Ages

20

Period of European history lasting from 1300-1600 led to renewed interest in classical culture

Renaissance

21

Hangin gardens of Babylon

Nebuchadnezzar

22

3 monotheistic religions

Abraham

23

Printing press

Gutenberg

24

Hammanism

Petrarch

25

Medicine

Hippocrates

26

Tragedy

Aeschylus

27

History

Herodotus

28

River in china

Huang he

29

River in India

Indus and Ganges

30

River in Mesopotamia

Tigris and Euphrates

31

River in Egypt

Nile

32

Capital of Byzantine empire

Constantinople

33

City-state in Northern Africa who went to war with Rome

Carthage

34

Mountain range in South America incas lived there

Andes

35

Mountain range north of Italy

Alps

36

Important city of the incas

Machu Picchu

37

Important city of the Aztecs

Technotitlan

38

Important city of the Mayans

Chicken Itza

39

Sea in Eastern Europe important for trade of amber

Baltic

40

Sea above Constantinople important for trade to Russia

Black

41

Sea in the middle of 3 continents

Mediterranean

42

Temple worshipping the goddess Athena of Athens

Parthenon

43

Temple worshipping gods and goddesses located in Rome

Pathenon

44

Greeks vs. Persians

Persian war