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Session 18: Review for Final Exam

World History
Semester 1 – Review for Final Examination

Theme Key Words and Concepts
Early Civilizations – Prehistory Society Archaeology
Ancient Egypt Monotheism Polytheism Nomads
Fertile Crescent Pharaoh Hieroglyphics
Calligraphy Cuneiform Culture
Papyrus Specialization of Hammurabi’s Code
Labor of Law
Neanderthal Cro-Magnon Geologist
Homo Sapiens Rosetta Stone Artifact

Greek Influence Geography of City-States: Sparta Hellenic and
Greece & Athens Hellenistic
Parthenon Totalitarian Homer: Iliad &
Aristotle Socrates Plato
Alexander the Phillip Democracy
Helots Aristocracy

Rise and Fall of the Geography of Legal Concepts: Patricians
Roman Empire Rome Equal before the
Plebians Law, Innocent until Monarchy
proven guilty
Republic Empire Punic Wars
Forum Pax Romana Gladiators
Pantheon Concrete Twelve Tables
Tiber River Julius Caesar Augustus Caesar

Byzantium Byzantine Empire
Justinian’s Code
Eastern Orthodox
Roman Catholic Church

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Session 18: Review for Final Exam Major World Buddhism Caste-System Reincarnation Religions Nirvana Koran Torah Four Noble Truths Eight Fold Path Five Pillars of Islam Moses Old Testament Christianity Mohammad Siddharta Guatama Geographic Origins Christianity Judaism & Major Trends of: Hinduism Islam Middle Ages Feudalism Fief Lord Vassal Serf Knight Code of Chivalry Castle Dark Ages Charlemagne Joan of Arc Charter William the Romanesque Gothic Conqueror Architecture Architecture Guild Apprentice King John Crusades Black Death Monasteries Clergy Hundred Years War of the Roses War Benedictine Monk Magna Carta The Renaissance Heliocentric Theory Geocentric Theory Copernicus Transformation from Galileo Kepler Potolemy Medieval Thinking Astronomy Humanism Printing Press Scientific Method Divine Comedy The Prince Gutenberg Raphael Leonardo da Machiavelli Vinci Michelangelo Cause and Effects of Protestant 95 Theses Anglican Church the Reformation Predestination Henry VIII Sale of Indulgence Simony Excommunication Martin Luther John Calvin Justification by Faith Meeting of World Mongol Empire Ghengis Kahn Marco Polo Cultures: Cause and Great Wall Tinbuktu Ghana Effects Mali Songhai Sahara Desert Matrilineal Aztec Mayas Incas Unit 18 .Page 2 of 2 .