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...
War by Act of Germany
-To defend American interests short of war, the president asked Congress for authority to arm American merchant ships.
-An obstruction of Midwestern senators was a reminder of the continuing strength of American isolationism.
-The Zimmermann note was intercepted and publis...
Sukarno + Indonesia 1959-98
Background to two struggles - the Cold War; the struggle against colonialism – and to the confusion between these two mega events
THE COLD WAR
What is capitalism? An economic system based on private property and profit. In countries like Australia the harshness of...
THE STALIN REVOLUTION
* Stalin was a military dictator whose radical ideas weakened Russia but industrialized it very fast and turned the people hard workers by oppressing them.
* Stalin was highly paranoid and persecuted many of his top officials and supporters
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...
The Spanish-American War
Displays of United States Power
Initially the government tried to restrict the movements of nomadic Native Americans by negotiating treaties. Some treaties arranged for the federal purchase of land .There are wanted workers although the war left southern plantations in tat...
because of Indigenous people
Collective Inferiority Complex
Jealous of US
We have power, and we’re a stable country
Y they hate Gringo?
Causes a major difference between Nort...
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...
Feudalism - A combined economic and social system that defined the Middle Ages. Under feudalism, societal classes were hierarchically divided based on their position in the prevailing agrarian economy. The system produced a large number of scattered, self-sufficient feudal u...
February 4, 2012
1. What natural resources, technical knowledge, and cultural strengths did various Native American peoples possess in the centuries before European conquest? Why were these things important?
Native Americans were limited to re...
Chapter 8 section 1
Key Terms, people, and places
Williams the conqueror- king of England who beat Harold at the battle of Hastings
Common law-a legal system based on custom and court rulings
Jury- group of men sworn to tell the truth
BALLSTON SPA HIGH SCHOOL
Advanced Placement United States History
AMERICAN PAGEANT (13th Edition)
Identifications and guided reading questions
Chapter #22 Answer Key
U.S. II Midterm review
1. Whose campaign slogan was “Return to Normalcy”? What did it mean?
A: This was the campaign slogan of William G. Harding, and it was meant to tell the people of America (during his campaign for president) that he planned to try to make life like it was before the start...
Possessors – landowners in Roman empire, provided protection, collected taxes, etc…
Stilicho – Vandal and general, became commander-in-chief of the western armies, named counsul of Rome, his success ended when accused of treason.
Visigoths – Easter-Germanic tribe, invaded Roman Empire, set...
-cultural revival in Harlem called the Harlem Renaissance
-draws black artists to Harlem
-Langston Hughes and Louie Armstrong
-Harlem becomes a place of jazz
-white and black people start to co-mingle because of all of the culture
-started chicken and waffles
IB History of the Americas HL
7 November 2012
Paper 3 Guide: Mexican Revolution
Bullet Points: Defined and Summarized:
1. Causes of the Mexican Revolution: social, economic, and political; the role of the Porfiriato regime
* Porfirio Díaz was the dictator of Mexi...
Prehistoric Art Outline (History of prehistoric art)
1) Cave Art- is a term used to describe any kind of humanmade figure on the walls, ceiling or floor of a cave or rock shelter. The term is associated primarily with the wall art of the European Upper Palaeolithic, between 30,000 and 10,000 BC...
Chapter 24 – Summary
The late 18th century saw cultural change socially, economically, and musically: socially through the American and French revolutions, and the Napoleonic Wars; economically during the Industrial Revolution and the growth of the middle class; and musically led...
7) How and why did television shape the consumer culture of the 1950s?
Television shaped the consumer culture in the 1950’s because this is when the market for televisions became larger. As the number of households with televisions increased, the way the networks targeted the audience changed. Te...
Civil War Review:
Advantages and Disadvantages of South and North:
o Better army -> more attended military academy
o Needed help of Europe
o Less people, had to use slaves
o Political ideals of mover separated states -> divided power
o Couldn’t pay bills
o Top officers