U.S. History I
FINAL: THURSDAY JUNE 27TH
A. Spanish Exploration of America: Model of colonization: 3G’s GOD, GOLD, GLORY
1. Developed model of colonization in America based on 3 key concepts
a. Spain’s monarchy maintained firm control over its colonies with virtually no autonomy granted...
1. Consequences of the Neolithic Revolution didn’t include
* End of hunting-gathering societies
2. Most scholars believe that, during the Paleolithic Age, social organization was characterized by
* A rough social equality
3. The earliest metal worked systemicall...
FIFTY YEARS OF LANGUAGE PLANNING FOR MODERN HINDI
The Official Language of India
Hindi - according to the 1991 Census of India, is the mother tongue of 233,432,285 persons (22% of the entire Indian population), and is spoken as a language (which includes 47 or so mother tongues cobb...
Uttarakhand (Sanskrit: उत्तराखण्डम्, Uttarākhanḍam ?, Hindi: उत्तराखण्ड, Uttarākhanḍ ?), formerly Uttaranchal, is a state in the northern part of India. It is often referred to as the Land of Gods (Hindi: देव भूमि, Dēv b...
TOMORROW (during exam): USE A BLACK OR BLUE PEN. NO PENCILS, NO WHITEOUT. BRING YOUR SESSION NUMBER AND ALL THAT INFO PUT THINGS IN CHRONOLOGICAL ORDER (\__/) IB HISTORY STUDY GUIDE (.___.);;
Hitler = Right Mao = Left Paper 1 - Peacemaking THE BIBLE! Questions Question 1 - Importance and Message ti...
The First War of Independence: The Revolt of 1857
1) Lord Dalhousie’s Policy of ‘the Doctrine of Lapse’:-if the ruler of a subordinate state died without a heir , his adopted son was not allowed to occupy the throne and the state was annexed to the British Empire in Indi...
History of Orissa
¤ Medieval History
According to the Puranas Kalinga is known to be a powerful kingdom as early as the time of the Kurukshetra battle. Mahapadmananda conquered and instituted Kalinga to his extensive empire. Although Kalinga lost her independence, she became economically prosp...
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Area 42,549,000 km2
Population 910,720,588 (July 2008 est.)
Pop. density 21/km2 (55/sq mi)
Demonym American (but see usage)
List of sovereign states and dependent territories in the Americas
Chapter 14 – The Expansive Realm of Islam
I. Chapter Intro
A. “In 632 CE the prophet Muhammad visited his native city of Mecca from his home in exile at Medina, and in doing so he set an example that devout Muslims have sought to emulate ever since” (B&Z 355). Each year hundreds of th...
Harmandir Sahib - Golden Temple Amritsar
Amritsar is one of Punjab´s principal cities, dating back in history over 400 years. It is known more for the world famous Golden Temple, the seat of Sikh religion.Situated on the north-western border of India, the city is also gateway for the tr...
Date __________ American History Block Exam Name ___________________
_________ 1. The division of the major European powers into 2 rival alliances in the years preceding 1914 resulted in a: A) reduction of world tensions B) decline of...
Hindi Songs Copied or Influenced from some other Song
Hindi Song: Gupt Gupt (Gupt)
Music Director: Viju Shah
Copied From: Deep Forest (Deep Forest)
Hindi Song: Chim Chimni (Ghoonghat)
Music Director: Anand Raaj Anand
Copied From: Chim Chimney (Mary Poppins)
Hindi Song: Pyaar Tune Kya...
The Age of Laurier
Wilfred Laurier, Prime Minister (1896-1911)
• Canada dominated by Victorian Ideals
-Children seen, but not heard
-Young couples could not meed without escort
-Gentlemen & Ladies wore hats
-Ladies entertained at home, always observing best etiquitte
-Playing cards and...
Sanskrit, one of the most ancient spoken and written languages in the world and one of the earliest members of the Indo-European language family, is the primary source of Hindi. Hindi, like Sanskrit, is written in the Dev Naagari script, which is common to several other In...
Main article: History of Bihar
See also: Timeline for Bihar, Magadha, History of Buddhism in India, and Decline of Buddhism in India
Gautama Buddha undertaking extreme ascetic practices before he realised it was not necessary and his enlightenment on the bank of river Falgu in Bodh Gaya, Bihar....
History of Indian Press accounts for the prestigious growth of Indian newspapers and its significance in Indian history as well.
James Augustus Hickey is considered as the "father of Indian press" as he started the first Indian newspaper from Calcutta, the `Bengal Gazette` or the `Calcutta Genera...
Ilocos collectively refers to two provinces in the Philippines: Ilocos Norte and Ilocos Sur. Inhabitants are called Ilocanos and they speak the language Iloko, also called Ilocano.
The Ilocos Region, containing four provinces, is named after Ilocos. 28% of the inhabitants of the region are...
Through the Eyes of Travellers
Perceptions of Society ( c . tenth to seventeenth century)
Women and men have travelled in search of work, to escape from natural disasters, as traders, merchants, soldiers, priests, pilgrims, or driven by a sense of adventure. Those who vis...