World Cultures Chapter 1 Mr. Robbins

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  1. List the 7 Elements of Culture
    • 1.) Social Organization
    • 2.) Custums & Traditions
    • 3.) Language
    • 4.) Art & Literature
    • 5.) Religion
    • 6.) Form of Government
    • 7.) Economic System
  2. Describe Social Organizations
    Groups of people
  3. Describe Custums & Traditions
    Rules / Behavior
  4. Describe Language
    Cornerstone
  5. Describe Art & Lit.
    Feelings
  6. Describe Religion
    Answers important life questions
  7. Describe Form of Government
    Provides for the peoples needs
  8. Describe Economic System
    Using resources to satisfy a person's wants and needs
  9. What are 4 goals of developing nations?
    • 1.) Stable Gov't
    • 2.) Improve Agriculture
    • 3.) Improve Technology
    • 4.) Improve education
    • 5.) Economic Diversity
    • 6.) Clean Water
  10. What are three obsticles of developing nations?
    • 1.) Debts
    • 2.) Poverty
    • 3.) War
  11. What are 2 ways a culture changes?
    • 1.) Diffusion
    • 2.) Technology
    • 3.) War
  12. What are the five pillars of Islam?
    • 1.) Monotheism
    • 2.) Rast in Ramadan
    • 3.) Charity to the poor
    • 4.) Pilgrimmage to Mecca, Kaaba
    • 5.) Five prayers daily
  13. What are the Worship Place, Holy Book, and Main Prophet in Judaism?
    • 1.) Synagogue
    • 2.) Torah
    • 3.) Abraham
  14. What are the Worship Place, Holy Book, and Main Prophet in Christianity?
    • 1.) Church
    • 2.) Bible
    • 3.) Jesus
  15. What are the Worship Place, Holy Book, and Main Prophet in Islam?
    • 1.) Mosque
    • 2.) Koran
    • 3.) Muhammad
  16. Define 'Prophet'
    A person who speaks on behalf of God
  17. Define 'Shema'
    First Commandment
  18. Define 'Kaaba'
    Holiest place for Muslims to visit
  19. Define 'Hejira'
    Muhammad's journey from Mecca to Medina
  20. Define 'Caliph'
    Deputy
  21. Define 'Jihad'
    "To struggle"

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