What were the two major reasons that Napoleon’s Grand Empire collapsed?
Drain of Napoleans many wars
Who defeated Napoleon in his final battle?
Duke of Wellington
Which of France’s estates was NOT exempt from the taille?
Under the Constitution of 1791, the ______ would make the laws?
New Legislative assembly
Who seized political power from Legislative Assembly?
Who was the brutal head of the Committee of Public Safety.
What were the most important codes established by Napoleon?
Napoleon did away with the Consulate and crowned himself Emperor in an extravagant coronation ceremony.
Cut down womens rights
Males got ruling power
The Duke of Wellington defeated Napoleon at....
Battle of Waterloo
June 18, 1815
What was the name for the journey of slaves from Africa to America?
The Middle Passage
Part of the Trianngular Trade route, journey From africa (with slaves) to the Caribbeans.
What was the first Protestant faith?
Who went to the grave believing he had discovered a westward passage to Asia?
Why were arrange marriage important during the Renaissance period?
Who wrote On The Fabric of the Human Body?
Names of Homer’s epic poems
Illiad and the Odyssey
Who were the Aryans?
Indo Europoan Nomads
What religion became the dominant religion on the Southeast Asia mainland from 1500’s to 1800’s.
What did the first Han emperor discarded?
Harsh Rules an Taxes
What happen at Thermopylae?
9,000 greek soilders held off 150,000 persians
How did Confucian view Dao?
They had compassion and empathy for each other
When were the terra cotta warriors found?
Who was Siddhartha Gautama?
Founder of buddhism
Qin Shihuangdi unified the Chinese world in part by
Creating a Money system
Who is considered the greatest historian of the ancient world?
What is the importance of the Phoenician alphabet?
Created the English alphabet
What is Hammurabi remembered for?
Creating codes of laws
An eye for an eye
Describe the Silk Road
Tradig route from rome to china
When did the history of Egypt begin?
When Menes, united lower egypt with upper egypt.
Forcing of a group of people to other religions.
What was one of the technological advances of the Han dynasty?
Math and Science
What did Calvin and Luther disagree on?
What are the “ten lost tribes’?
Scattered Isrealie Tribes
Who was called the father of modern rationalism?
Describe Issac Newton universal law of gravitation
What goes up must come down
Pull at the center of the earth pulling us down.
Describe John Lock’s theory
All people are born witha blank slate, learn through experiences
Who stated that the sun, not the earth, was the center of the universe?
What are the reasons that led to the fall of Tenochtitlan?
Dona marina (malinche) helped cortes translate
Their leader, Montezuma was murdured
What was the Aztec capital called?
What country was the first country to grant diplomatic recognition the United States?
Who was the best known ofall Christian humanists?
America was named after him
Vasco de Gama
Explorer from spain
Went to Carribean and Florida
Began in the CarribeansSlaves worked them, first Indians then Africans
Journey from Africa to the Americas for slaves
Treaty of Tordesillas
Treaty stating what newly found land what country could conquer
Between Spain and Portugul
Treaty of Tordesillas picture
Reason for all explorations
John Lockes theory
French for philosophers
members of a group of enlightment
Governments non-interferance with economy and personal bussiness
Bill of rights
First ten Amendments to the constitution
10% of income given to the church
Island chain in present-day Indonesia that was known as the Spice islands
Chief source of spice
Kinf of Kongo
King that united Upper and Lower Egypt
What did the National Assembly swore at the Tennis Court Oath?
They swore " never to seperateand to meed wherever the circumstances might require until we have established a sound and just constitution"
In Hindu belief, an individuals religious and moral duties
In Buddhism, union with the universe, and realease from the cycle of rebirth
City-state in ancient Greece
Highest and most fortified point with a Greek City-state
Describing a family headed by the father, husband, or oldest male
Government run by religious leaders
Wedged-shaped writing of the ancient Sumerians
Belief in many gods
Belief in one god
People of south Nigeria
Christian Ibo people donimated the oil-rich south
What did Francis Bacon believed scientists should?
Stress on expierementation and observation
Make life better for people by leading to practical technology
In the Roman Catholic church, excommunication of an entire region, town, or kingdom
Region of West Africa which is now the nation of Ghana
A state in which supreme power is held by the people and their elected representatives, and which has an elected or nominated president rather than a monarch
A community or group with a certain equality between its members
Why was King Louis XVI force to accept the National Assembly?
because the third estate recruited some of the first and second estate
(Harappa) Ancient archaeological site uncovering a lost civilization.
A Hindu spiritual and ascetic discipline, a part of which, including breath control, simple meditation, and the adoption of specific bodily postures, is widely practiced for health and relaxation
One of the two great Sanskrit epics of the Hindus, existing in its present form since c.ad 400.It describes the civil war waged between the five Pandava brothers and their 100 stepbrothers at Kuruksetra near modern Delhi