World History- semester 1 study guide

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  1. the ancient rome republic and the united states ashare the ideas of establishing _______ government.
    representative
  2. the ________ tradition, in regards to political thought, is most concerned with laws and the overall structure of government.
    Greco-Roman
  3. in english history, the magna carta (1215), the petition of rights (1628), and the bill of rights (1689) all reinforced the concept of a _______ .
    limited monarchy
  4. the foundation for a constitutional monarchy in england was laid by the _______.
    glorious revolution
  5. ______ is a government where citezens elect leaders who make government decisions.
    Republic
  6. _____ states that all government power comes from the people.
    Popular Soverienty
  7. ______ is the author of the united states' constitution.
    james madison
  8. when a country's constitution requires branches of government to remain independent of each other, it is adhearing to the consttutional principle of ________.
    seperation of powers
  9. ________ believed in the "general will" of the people. this was due to his belief that people were basically good.
    Rousseau
  10. _______ was inspired by the ideas of the tamerican revolution and the enlightenment t lead the liberation of much of sounth america from spain.
    Simon Bolivar
  11. both the american and french revolution favored ________ governments.
    representative
  12. Creating a lasting peace, restoring a balance of power, and protesting the monarchies of europe were all goals of the __________.
    congress of vienna.
  13. by ensuring a ________ between nations the congress of vienna and the concert of eurpoe suppressed nationalism between 1815-1848.
    balance of power
  14. ________ economics argues that the natural laws of supply and demand should be allowed to operate without government interference.
    laissez faire
  15. to increase production output during the _____ buisness primarily invested in machinery.
    industrial revolution
  16. socialists believed the _______ ought to be controlled by the people as a whole.
    means of production
  17. at the end of the 1800s colonies were generally seen as a sign of a counties relative _____
    power
  18. in the 1500s _____ lands extended from western africa to southern asia.
    muslim
  19. industiraliazation allowed ______ to expand resources on military and coloial expansion.
    japan
  20. in 1900, anti-foreign sentiment in china led to an uprising known as the _______
    boxer rebellion
  21. the letter that _______ carried to japan demanded japan to open their ports for trade.
    Matthew perry
  22. the _______ stated that no european countries can colonize in americas anymore
    monreo docterine
  23. the sepoy rebellion in india and the boxer rebellion in china was responses to european _________
    imperialism
  24. the government of great britain built railroads, schools, and irrigation systems in colonial india primarily to strengthen its political and economic control in _____
    india
  25. europeans used _____ to govern their colonies in which they provided colonial people basic needs but did not give them full rights
    paternalism
  26. in terms of political thought, the __________ tradition is most concerned with ethical living by the individual
    judeo-christian

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