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S.S. final study guide

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Sparta
In ancient Greece, young men in which city-state spent most of their lives preparing to be soldiers?
Rome and Carthage
The Punic Wars occurred because both __________and _______- wanted to control trade in the Mediterranean sea.
Charlemagne's
______________ goal was to unite all Germanic tribes into a single Christian kingdom
Herodotus, Sophocles, Aristophanes, and Hippocrates
What four great thinkers contributed to the Golden Age of Athens?
Mongols
The _ were the best known as skilled warriors.
Pope
The ____________ had the most authority at the end of the Western Empire.
Istanbul
Constantinople is known as __________ today
Serfs
_______________were peasants that were considered part of the manor property
Chinese
Under the rule of Kublai Khan, the Mongols in eastern Asia began to take on _________ways
Muslims
Followers of Islam are known as___________.
books
In Songhai, ________ were the most profitable merchandise.
10 commandments
The ___________ are a part of the religions of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam.
Civil service system
During the Han dynasty in China, the ______________ was used to oversee the day- to - day business of the government
Earthquake
A large___________ destroyed many Mycenaean settlements and weaken their culture.
India
The Muslims got the Arabic numeral system from
Studying Artifacts
All of our knowledge about the Cyclades culture comes from...
Christians
The Romans' persecution of _______ made some o them hold on to their beliefs more strongly
Marcus Aurelius
The Pax Romana ended with the rule of ___________.
Diaspora
The_________ is the setting of the Jews outside of Palestine.
Edict of Milan
The _________ made Christianity an accepted religion in the Roman Empire
worshiped only one God
The importance difference between the religious beliefs of Abraham and those of other Mesopotamians was that Abraham
Feudalism
___________is the political system of exchanging land for loyalty to and protection form a king or a noble
Chandragupta Maurya
__________-was the Indian ruler who formed the Maurya Empire.
Oligarchy
Sparta used a government system known as an ______________.
India's
The use of decimals, algebra, inoculation, and sterilization of surgical tools were advances that all took place during ________________ classical age
Legalism
People obey their government out of fear was a teaching of the __________-- way of government in China under Shi Huangdi
Julius Caesar
__________ was a Roman consul who was later declared dictator of Rome and assassinated by his fellow Senators
Athens
Women, immigrants and slaves were not included in the democracy of ancient________________.
Kublai Khan
The Mongol leader ____--was most known for bringing the East and the West together
Ashoka
___________-, the ruler of India, spread the message of nonviolence based on the teachings of Buddha.
Mongols
The ___________ affected trade by making it safer to travel along the Silk Road
Odoacer
_____ overthrew that last Western Roman emperor, Romulus Augustulus.
Army
The kings of Ghana used their_________ to keep the trade routes safe in order to promote trade in west Africa
Barbarians
The Romans considered the Germanic people _______ because they were not educated in Roman ways.
Caliphs
After the death of Muhhamid, the first ________ united the people of the Arabian Peninsula under Muslim rule
Buddha
_________ was called the "Enchanted One".
Hinduism
___________is the religion of most of the people in India today
Consuls
The Roman Republic was headed by two elected leaders called ____________ .
Alexander
________was the Greek leader who spread Greek ideas, language, and cuture throughout eastern Europe, northern Asia, and southwestern Asia
Caste
A_________ is a group of people that make up a social class.
Pax Roma or "Romans Peace"
Under the leadership of Augustus Caesar a _________________ spread across the Roman Empire
Vikings
Longships were used by the ______________.
Roman
The franks, Anglo-Saxons, and Lombards were all Germanic tribes that claimed ________________ lands in western Europe
Vedas
The _____________ contained the Aryans holiest books.
Byzantium
Emperor Constantine moved the Roman Empire's capitol from Rome to _______because the city was easier to defend and well located for trade
Etruscans
The ________ ruled the city of Rome for more than 100 years.

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