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  Pre-History, Greece, Rome,
Byzantine Empire, Middle Ages, &
          Early Russia
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This person examines
artifacts and physical
evidence that the culture left
behind.

             Answer
Archeologist




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This is the place were the first
humanoid remains were found




            Answer
The Great Rift Valley



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 Organized religion, Government
System, Social Classes, a Written
          language, and a
Infrastructure all people to what?



            Answer
Traits of a Civilization



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This describes the period when human
 beings learned to farm and stopped
moving from place to place in search of
                 food.



              Answer
Neolithic Revolution



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These are groups of people who travel
 from place to place in search of food.




                 Ans.
Nomads


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This geographic feature of Greece forced
 the Greeks to develop into independent
               city-states.




                 Ans.
Mountains



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These are the independent city-states of
 Greece that developed because of the
         geography of Greece.




                 Ans.
Polis



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This was developed in Ancient Athens and
    allowed citizens to participate in their
 govt., this was unusual for this time period.




                    Ans.
Direct Democracy



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This was a wall of soldiers all marching in
unison and it was an unstoppable force. It
    forced many rulers to listen to their
                 subjects.




                  Ans.
Phalanx



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This city-state was militaristic and trained
      children for was at an early age.




                   Ans.
Sparta



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These were two brothers who were the
      mythical founders of Rome.




               Ans.
Romulus & Remus



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This was the representative body of the
    ancient Roman Republic. It was
  composed of only the wealthy class.




                 Ans.
The Senate



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These were established so that every
     Roman knew their rights and
responsibilities under the laws and they
      were displayed in public.




                Ans.
Twelve Tables



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He was the first Roman Emperor and he
 ushered in a 100 years of peace during
         which time flourished.




                 Ans.
Augustus



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This group came from central Asia and
 pushed other Barbarian tribes into the
            Roman Empire.




                 Ans.
The Huns



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This was the capital of the Byzantine
               Empire.




                Ans.
Constantinople


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This person is considered the greatest
emperor of the Byzantine Empire; he re-
wrote the legal code, re-conquered parts
of the empire, and made Constantinople
  one of the most beautiful cities in the
                  world.


                 Ans.
Justinian



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This was the code of law that Justinian had
    re-written, it contained for works and
      became the basis of western law.




                   Ans.
Justinian Code



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The Christian church splits as a result of a
  disagreement between the Pope and the
 Patriarch, the church in the West becomes
 the Roman Catholic and the church in the
              east becomes the?




                   Ans.
Eastern Orthodox


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This is the Head of the Eastern Orthodox
Church that is centered in Constantinople.




                 Ans.
Patriarch



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The Middle Ages started in Western Europe
     because of the Fall of this empire.




                  Ans.
Rome



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This group of seafaring people caused the
 serfs of Europe to give up their freedoms
  in order to receive protection from lords.




                   Ans.
Vikings



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This was the political system of the middle
Ages in which a King granted a lord land in
       exchange for military service.




                  Ans.
Feudalism



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This was the economic system of the Middle
      Ages in which serfs gave up their
   freedoms and worked the Lord’s land in
           exchange for protection.




                  Ans.
Manorialism



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  He was the Pope who called for the
Crusades to regain the Holy Land from the
                Muslims.




                 Ans.
Pope Urban II



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These were the first people to settle in the
 area that is modern Russia, they settled in
   Russia because it was on their trading
          route to Constantinople.




                   Ans.
Vikings



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This group conquered early Russia and
  isolated them from the rest of Europe,
 causing Russia to fall behind the rest of
    Europe in technology and thought.




                  Ans.
The Mongols



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This city was the center of early Russian
  civilization it was burned to the ground
because it attempted to resist the Mongol
             invasion of Russia.




                  Ans.
Kiev



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This is the Russian alphabet it was
developed by a Byzantine saint who
  converted the Russian people to
             Christianity.




              Ans.
Cyrillic Alphabet



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This is the name of the Russian Nobility who
  controlled Kiev and vast estates w/ many
                     serfs.




                   Ans.
Boyars



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Double Jeopardy
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This occurs as people travel from one area
 to another taking their ideas and customs
         with them to a new place.




                  Ans.
Cultural Diffusion




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Most early civilizations that developed after
  the Neolithic Revolution grew in these
              geographic areas.




                    Ans.
River Valleys




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Most early Civilizations worshipped the
 Gods of nature. This is known as what
            type of religion?




                Ans.
Polytheistic




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This was the name given to the first human
    discovered in the Great Rift Valley in
                   Africa.




                  Ans.
Lucy




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These people discovered the Lucy in the
 Great Rift valley and have done further
  digs to discover the existence of early
                   man.




                  Ans.
Leakey




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He was the leader of Athens during the
Pelopposian War and during the Golden
             Age of Athens.




                Ans.
Pericles




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He was the leader who united all of Greece
 and then preceded to conquer the rest of
  the Middle east, pushing all the way into
                    India.




                   Ans.
Alexander the Great




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He was considered the greatest philosopher
   of all time. He was put to death by the
  govt. of Athens for corrupting the youth of
                   Athens.




                    Ans.
Socrates




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This ancient Greek was responsible for the
 development of geometry and his textbook
       was used until the early 1900s.




                  Ans.
Euclid




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This city was the center of Hellenistic culture
    and has survived until the modern age.




                     Ans.
Alexandria, Egypt




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These were constructed by the Romans to
 bring water into their cities, some to these
           are still in use today.




                   Ans.
Aqueducts




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This was at time of great peace and
  prosperity for the Roman Empire.




               Ans.
Pax Romana




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These were the lower classes of the Roman
  empire, they made most of the population
      and had no real political power.




                  Ans.
Plebeians




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These were built by the Romans to keep the
    army busy and they helped to promote
  trade. We still use the basic design in the
           construction of these.




                    Ans.
Roman Roads




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These two men were the executives of the
 Roman Republic and were only elected to
     a one year term every ten years.




                 Ans.
Consuls




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This word is Russian for Caesar.




             Ans.
Czar




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 This church was considered the most
beautiful church in the world, it was known
     as the Church of Holy Wisdom




                  Ans.
Hagia Sophia




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This was used to house chariot races and
       riots frequently brought out.




                 Ans.
The Circus




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The Byzantine Empire was this half of the
             Roman Empire.




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Eastern Half




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This is considered the greatest contribution
 the Byzantine Empire made to the history
              of Western world.




                   Ans.
Preservation of Greco-Roman Culture




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This was the most powerful institution during
     the Middle Ages. It controlled every
    aspect of the daily lives of the people.




                    Ans.
The Church




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The church could ban people from the
 church and deny them the sacraments
   thereby condemning them to hell.




               Ans.
Excommunication




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This was the style that cathedrals of the
Middle ages were constructed in, including
          spires and gargoyles.




                 Ans.
Gothic




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These were called into session to help
reclaim the Holy land from the Muslims.
         They ended in failure.




                Ans.
The Crusades




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The crusades lead to this new era in
European history as Europeans were
 attempting to get Spices from Asia.




               Ans.
Age of Exploration




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This was the leader of the Third Crusade
 who gained fame because he was never
  at home and was involved in the Robin
               Hood legend.




                 Ans.
Richard the Lionhearted




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This League was formed after the Persian
 Wars and was designed to protect Greece
   from another attack by Persia. It was
          dominated by Athens




                 Ans.
Delian League




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This was the knights code of conduct, it was
   similar to the code of Bushido in Japan.




                   Ans.
Chivalry




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This was the blending of Greek, Indian,
     Egyptian, and Persian culture.




                 Ans.
Hellenistic Culture




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What is my middle name?




         Ans.
Michael




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