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					                               World History Study Guide

I. Reformation Human Heritage pages 448-465 Steck Vaugh pages 9-15

                                Sample vocabulary

Indulgences      95 theses excommunicate Protestants Huguenots Jesuits
Council of Trent Counter Reformation     heretic     armada
galleons          ministers              Puritans    seminary

                                People & Places

Martin Luther           Pope Leo X     John Calvin         Henry VIII
Wittenberg              Geneva         Charles V           Mary Tudor
Elizabeth I             Peace of Augsburg

Sample Questions: Why did the Reformation represent the first step towards modern
                    How did Protestantism get its name, and what were some of the
the churches that belonged to this faith?

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II. Age of Discovery     Human Heritage pages 466-479 Steck Vaugh pages 26-37

                                Sample vocabulary

Conquistador              immunity        smallpox                compass
astrolabe                 caravel         papal line of demarcation     sea dogs
Treaty of Tordesillas     Northwest Passage         mutiny       scurvy

                                People & Places

Henry the Navigator        Vasco da Gama             Ponce de León
Cape of Good Hope          St. Lawrence River        Ferdinand Magellan
Christopher Columbus       Bartolomeu Dias

Sample Questions: How did competition between nations affect European voyages of

How do you think that discovering the New World contributed to the modern times?

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III. Expansion Into the Americas      Human Heritage pages 486-501
                                      Steck Vaugh pages 38-45

                                   Sample Vocabulary

cash crop       indentured servants        colonize      viceroy
mestizos         balance of trade

                                 People & Places
Sir Francis Drake          Sir Walter Raleigh              John Smith
Brazil                     Cabral                          Peru

Sample Questions: What happened to the Native Americans who lived in Brazil
when the Portuguese claimed the land?
Why did the Portuguese settlers bring over enslaved Africans?

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IV. Political Revolutions pages Human Heritage 502-521 Steck Vaugh pages 22-31

                                 Sample vocabulary
Nationalism         divine right            Parliament             direct tax
martial law         Constitutional Monarchy guillotine              tyranny
monopoly            estates                  repealed              mercantilism

                                People & Places
Oliver Cromwell            Cavaliers            Roundheads            John Locke
Voltaire                   Bastille             13 Colonies

Sample Questions: Why were European rulers afraid of the ideas of the French
Why was the trial of Charles I so important to the advancement of the idea of
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V. Industrial Revolution Human Heritage pages 522-537 Steck Vaugh 98-110

                                   Sample vocabulary
Enclosure         textile           factory system     cotton gin
industrialization     flying shuttle spinning jenny    technology
Steamboat             telegraph       canals            standard of living
Urbanization           child labor    strike            immigrants

                               People & Places
Great Britain         James Watts      Eli Whitney        Thomas Edison
Sir Isaac Newton     Nicolaus Copernicus

Sample Questions: What new sources of power helped spread the Industrial Revolution?
                  True or False: The invention of the Macadam road had little effect
                   on the Industrial Revolution.___________________________

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VI. Imperialism Human Heritage pages 545-551 Steck Vaugh pages 111-127

                            Sample vocabulary
Manifest destiny             federal             stable government
Annexation                   unification         Kaiser
Congress of Vienna           self-rule           pogroms
Czar                         nationalities

                            People & Places

Italy Germany             Sardinia     Otto von Bismarck      expansion
Abolitionists             Lousianan    Cherokee               Franz Josef
Hungarians                 Abraham Lincoln

Sample Questions: How might nationalism change the citizens of a country?
                  How did the idea of Manifest Destiny affect the United States?

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