World History midterm
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World History midterm
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Leonardo de Vinci was not what
The inca kept records using a sytem of knotted strings called what?
Who occupied Spain and Italy until the oserogoths took control of italy in the 5th century
Peasants leagally bound to the land were called what?
What happened to the Europea population in the high middle ages?
What is the system in which the ruler holds total power?
A business associations
In 1518, a Spanish ship carried the first boat load of what?
By what year did calvinism and catholicism become highly militant religions
Philip II went bankrupt after spending too much money on
How long did a vassel perform milirary service?
40 day a year
The jaguar is the god of ?
Who did the Aztect think Cortez looked like?
the dominican order was founded by what spanish preist
Dominic de Guzman
What was Europes werst natural disaster
The black Plague
Who was the founder of the mongul dynasty
The Iroquois lived in villageds that consisted of
What was the first mahor cityin mesoamerca
The Shittes believed that the shah was what?
A direct successor of muhammad
What is an annual direct tax, usually on land or property
Spains two strongest kingdoms, castill and aragon, were united when what happened
Isabella married Ferdinand
What does renaissance mean?
Why didn't Michaelangelo watn to paint the Sistine chapel?
It wasnt his trade but he needed the money
What is a fresco?
a Form of painting
Acording to Castiglione's book, The Book of the Courtier, a noble should do all of the folloing except
Farm the land
What did the Humanist of the renaissance not stress
Practical tool skills
Luther taught that justification by faith (being made right before god was what?
Not sufficient to be saved.
The Anabaptists believed that
Church and state should be separate
The belief that God determined in advanced who would be saved is called
Amount paid by a wrongdoer to the family of the person he or she had injured or killed
Land at the mouth of the Seine river given to a band of Vikings by the Franks
Document of the rights established after a rebellion during the reihn of king john.
what were some effects of the slave trade in benin
population declined and warfare increased
who explored the new england coastline of the amerecas for england
what did the southern coast of west africa become known as to the europeans
what emprie was known as the gunpowder empire
the ottoman empire
what was the journey of slaves from africa to the americas called
The number of people almost doubled between the years ____ and _____.
1000 and 1300
By the late 1200s what was englands most populated city
Who was the most famous dramatist during the Elizabethn era
What major city in mesoamerica mean "place of the gods"
which good did francisco pizzaro not bring when he arrived on the pacific
Corn, that isht was allready there....nigga
Who wrote an account of their experences known "the travels"
what established portuguese control of the spice trade
how did many slaves die
who drove the english out of the spcie market
in 1519, a spanish force under the command of who landed at veracruz on the gulf of mexico
What king was considered the most catholic
Philip the II
When Queen Elizabeth died in 1603 what dynast came to an end?
What is a mercenary
A soldier for hire
Who were the huguenotes
what group of people were often accused of whitchcraft
What was the key to king luis XIV's power
his strict routine from which he seldom deviated
after takiong a trip to teh west what did peter the great want to do to russia
What did baroque artists try to bring together
renaissance art and 16th century religion
who separates himself from ordinary human society in order to pursue a life of total dedication to god
Who were people who were sent out to carry a religious message
aristocratic women didnt manage what?
who werked lived in convents and prayed
the chief officer to a frankish king was the
mayor of the palace
what was the relationship between the lords and vassals called
who didnt invade the lands of rome
why were thne prtuguese the ifrst successful european explorere
they were well developed in the ways of guns and seamnaship
what did the reaty of tordesaillas do?
established a line of demarcation
gave unexplored territories to portugal
gave spain rights to almost all of the americas
who were the conquistadores?
THE SPANISH CONQUERORS OF AMERICA
what was not an effect of the slave trade
increase of stronger men and women in the communities
in order the encourage trade between flanders and italy
initiated a series of trade fairs in the chiefs town of the territory
heavy, wheeled plow with an iron plowshare
the struggle between henry the IV and Gregory VII was known as
the investiture controversy
literature that was written in the language of everyday speech in a particular region
the chief task of who was to harmonize chrisitan teachings with the works of greek philosiphors
what is a tepee
streatching buffalo sking over wooden poles
who first greeted corest when he arrived at tenochtitlan
what was an agricultural estate run by a lord worked by peasants.
where were the medieval trade routes
what was the denial of basic church doctrines
what war was called "the last of the religious wars"
30 years war
after mazarin died who took over power of the supreme court
elizabeth tried to keep spain and france from becoming too powerfull by
what is an armada
a fleet of warships
peter the great coined what title
what was the first major city in mesoamerica
what major city has been identified as the oldest major city in the amaricas
what are two major mountain ranges on the western side of the amricas
rockys and the andes
sun dried bricks are called what
when did the italian renaissance begin
what did geoffry chaucer write
in 1505, what did leonardo da vinci paint
the lifestyle of monks is
afte charlemagne, western europe wasnt attacked by who
grant of land to a vassal is
a separation is a
the vassals duties did not involve
owners of large landed estates did not inuclude who