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    1. Explain the emergence and reasons for longevity of the Byzantine Empire. The Byzantine Empire emerged because of its’ favorable geographic location. It was located on a defensible peninsula which had a natural harbor called the Golden Horn, which provided trading ships to enter easily. It also controlled...
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  • Empire
    beginnings, the Islamic Empire established itself as a rival to the Byzantine Empire, capturing a large portion of Byzantine-controlled territory within the first few decades of its inception. In three or four paragraphs, compare and contrast the societies of the Byzantines and the Muslims in ONE of...
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  • Ap World History Comparative Review
    Book to list as many facts about the following historical comparisons. Use the attached Societal Comparison sheet as a guideline for what to compare and contrast. Remember that you do not have to fill in every topic on the sheet, try and get used to looking for these topics when you are comparing societies-in...
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    1450: the spread of Christianity, the decline of Rome and the formation of medieval Europe; the development of Islamic caliphates and their impact on Asia, Africa, and Europe; the Mongol invasions and their impact on Europe, China, India, and Southwest Asia; (D) identify major causes and describe the major...
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  • Western Civilization
    North Africa, Spain, and Southern Gaul and began a new series of attacks in the Mediterranean in the ninth century. They raided the southern coasts of Europe, especially Italy, and even threatened Rome in 843. Vikings: by far the most devastating and far-reaching attacks of the time came from the Northmen...
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    SNAPSHOTS: TEACHING COMPARE AND CONTRAST UNITS Snapshots are all taken directly from the Advanced Placement Course Description for world history. In general they approximate most nearly the “Compare and Contrast” essay. They can be converted to “Change and Continuity over Time” essays I. THE...
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  • 600-1450 C.E.
    retreated southward back to its capital at Meroe, where it became the center of ironworks and trade. After the Kush decline around 200 C.E., another empire, Axum, rose to greatness to the south. Although Axum never conquered any other civilization, it traded with them frequently, especially ivory and gold...
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  • AP World HIstory Semester One
    China during the fifteenth century? Nothing; Ming China was internally unified, unlike Europe.. This Muslim empire forcibly imposed a Shia version of Islam as the official religion of the state. The Safavid Empire. Which of the following is a reason why Europeans put so much effort into expanding their...
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    dominance. 14. Alexander the Great: Alexander III of Macedon (356–323 B.C.E.), conqueror of the Persian Empire and part of northwest India. 15. Ashoka: The most famous ruler of the Mauryan empire (r. 268–232 B.C.E.), who converted to Buddhism and tried to rule peacefully and with tolerance. 16...
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    learning Chapter 11 Explain the importance of the following terms/ people: Justinian- Emperor in Byzantine Empire, created law code Theodora- wife of Justinian, most powerful woman in Byzantine Empire Justinian Code- single uniform law code 1. What two main religions emerged after the split...
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  • Postclassical World History
    framework leading up to 600 C.E. – 1450 as a period During the postclassical era, we’re dealing with the rise of Islam, developments in Europe and the Byzantine Empire, developments in Asia, the rise and fall of the Mongols, developments in Africa, and the developments in the Americas. Technologies and...
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     A. Cundari Syllabus HIS/112 Western Civilization From Prehistory to the Middle Ages Course Start Date: 08/06/2014 Course End Date: 09/03/2014 Campus/Learning Center: East El Paso Facilitator Information      ...
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  • Contrast & Compare
    THE COMPARE & CONTRAST ESSAY PACKET UNDERSTANDING WORDS Before students plan and write essays, they must understand the tasks that the prompts ask them to perform. This begins with understanding the words that prompts use. Compare and Contrast prompts ask students to either compare and/or...
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  • Ap World Notes
    (Arabic language and Culture had a lot of influence on Indian culture) Thesis Statement Compare and Contrast the historical processes in the rise and consolidation of 2 of the following classical empires - Han China - Imperial Rome -Mauryan/Gupta India There were many similarities and differences...
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  • AP World Unit 1,Unit 2, Unit 3 and Unit 4 Summary
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  • History of Islamic Economics
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  • BIG ERA 5
    Big Era 5: Compare and contrast major empires this era: Ghana, Mongols, Aztecs, Japan and Europe.   Compare: Mongols and Aztecs were both great empires, and cultural "power houses". Both had rich culture, and many citizens.  Contrast:  Mongols were in central Asia, the Aztecs were in Mexico. Mongol...
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