Home > Preview
The flashcards below were created by user
on FreezingBlue Flashcards.
What were the two major reasons that Napoleon’s Grand Empire collapsed?
- Weak economy
- Drain of Napoleans many wars
Who defeated Napoleon in his final battle?
- Duke of Wellington
- Prussian army
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?
- Napoleonic codes
- 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
- Building roads
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
- Tabula Rasa
- 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?
What would you like to do?
Home > Flashcards > Print Preview