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the abbreviation for the Latin term,Anno Domini, or “in the year of the Lord”; used withdates
The exchange of cultural features that results when groups come in to contact.
an agreement betweencountries to protect and defend each other
Absence or lack of government
a structure that carrieswater over long distances
Scientist who examines objects to learn about the human past
Group of islands
the activity of designing buildings
art and literature
communicates a groups values and ideas
a worker that is skilled at crafting items by hand
A non-democratic form of government that has one or a group of leaders that have all of the power
holy book of christions
ratio of total live births to total population in one community in one period of time. per thousand
a step family
refusal to buy or use certain products
a religion based on the teachings of Buddha
economic system based on private ownership of industry for a profit
North, south, east, west
person who makes maps
a crop raised to be sold for $
the Christian religion, based on the life and teachings of Jesus and on the Christian holy book, the Bible
place to go to worship
a city with its own government that is both a city and independent state
a war between political parties or regions within the same country.
a society with cities, a central government, job specialization, and social classes
the general or average weather conditions of a certain region including temp, rainfall, and wind
a territory ruled by another nation
a economy that is pland/controled by the government
the raising of crops or livestock for sale, on the local/world market
all work and land should be shared by the community no private ownership
a figure on a map used to display cardinal directions
paired points of lat/long to mark points.
a culture within a culture with values and lifestyles in opposition to those of the established culture
the spreading of ideas or practices from one culture to other cultures.
shared rules of behavior and beliefs among members of society
Sense of confusion, discomfort, disorientation, anduncertainty felt by those exposed to a different culturalenvironment
paper $ in circulation
customs and traditions
principles and values pasted to future generations passed between these
a kind of government when people govern themselves with direct vote
a country with a many industries and a well devoloped economy
a country with low industrial production and no modern technology
a region with language distinguished by pronunciation, grammar or vocab
a ruler that has total control of the government and authoritarian system
to change facts to mislead someone
to add varity
to adapt wild plants for human use tame wild animals for human use
lack of rain in an area
a series of rulers from the same family
a system for producing, distributing, consuming, and owning goods and services.
how high you are from sea level
male leader of an empire
terrritory ruled by an emperor
the process in which a person adapts to the culture in which the live in
line dividing north/southern hemispheres. o degrees
a group of people that share the same charisticts such as language, religion and ancestry.
based on the attitude that ones own group is superior
lack of food
authoritarian government based on nationalistic ideas of patriotism and intolerance of others
referring to a centralized government for a unionized state
good soil for planting crops, high in nutrients.
a region in SW Asia. sight of the first civilizations
a system in which land was owned by the lords but held by vassals in return for loyalty.
source of energy from remains of plants/animals
economic system in which people can choose on jobs, property/business make profit
total market value of all final goods and services produced in a country in a given year
study of earth's surface and properties that shape it
being considered to be the ruler of the universe or object of worship
a product made by hand/ machine for trade
provides common need for protection order and safety.
imaginary intersection lines that run n/s, e/w. Finds location.
relationship between people and environment
one half of earth
pictures or other written symbols that stand for ideas things and sounds
religion developed in india by the aryans. Recognizes many gods.
writtin and other recored events about people
the mass murder of 6 million jews.
identical or similar as in ethnic group with little outside influence. Leaving its people fairly simple
study of how humans interact with earth on physical and cultural standpoint.
group that supports its self by fishing and hunting. gathered wild fruits/veggies nomadic.
power by using water turbines.
image, person, or statue worshiped as a god
a person who moves from once country to another
the political and economic control of one Gov.. by another
1800 when products began to be made by machines
manufacturing activity as a whole.
international date line
imaginary line in the middle of the pacific 180 degrees from PM in earthier direction
bring in water to water crops
the religion practiced by muslims based on the teachings of prophet muhammad using the quran
religion of the Jewish people believe in one god. believe in teachings of the hebrew bible
a list/chart that explains symbols on a map.
a counrty that doesn't have a water boarder
system of communicating w/other people using sounds, symbols, and words to express meaning thought or idea
imaginary lines running n-s measured in degrees up to 90
least developed country
country whose GDP is less than $750
average # of years a person is expected to live
% of population that can read and write.
where a certain point can be found on earth.
: next to, direction
imaginary lines running from e-w from P.M. to 180 degrees
a poor nutrition caused by lack of food
the process of turning raw materials into finished products
all immigrant cultures are mixed
lines of longitude
to move from one place to settle in another
economics system with some government involvement with public and private owned businesses.
run by the King and Queen
one culture without diversity or dissension
belief that only one god exists
storm with lots of wind
high piece of land
how people, goods, and ideas move from one place to another.
many cultures in one area.
follower of islam.
extreme patriotism that is based on intolerance of others.
a useful material that is found in nature
a person who as no settled home
a natural resource that cannot be replaced once it is used up.
family consisting of a mother, father and kids.
a scientists who examines objects to learn about the human past
another term for the lines of latitude
land nearly surrounded by water
study of the natural features of earths surface like climate, land formations, and currents
move from one land to another.
the natural and human features that make one area different from other areas.
a large farm where cash crops are grown
a raised area of level land bordered on one or more sides by steep cliffs.
the top of earth. North/south poles.
all of the people inhabiting in one specific area.
time before writing was invented
the executive leader of a republic
line of longitude divides earth e-w
a way of representing a globe on a flat page
materials that can be converted by manufacturing processing or combo into a new, useful product
areas that share at least one common feature.
belief in god or gods
period of european history that included the interest of learning art
type of government in which citizens have the right to vote and select leaders.
a far reaching change.
a body of water the flows
devoted for a religious purpose
a region with tall grasses and scattered trees
ratio between measurements on a map
the period of advances in science that was at its height in the 17th century and produced widespread change in traditional beliefs held since the Middle Ages.
a professional writer
the governing body of reps in a republic
relationships between groups of individuals.
a mixed economy with a strong government influence
standard of living
a level of material comfort measured by goods services and luxuries available to a individual group or nation
grasslands with fertile soil in russia
an opinion of a person, group, or thing.
period of time where humans made lasting tools/wepons from stone. earliest period known to humans
groups with distinctive characteristics within a large culture
farming that provides enough food for family or village.
supply and demand
determined by when they cross.
place of worship
a government ruled by religion or religious laws
study of religion
a freedom from prejudice
the business of buying and selling or bartering goods
an economy that is based on subsistence farming an providing for basic needs including bartering.
a stream or river that flows into another stream or river.
cease fire agreement
tropical storm develops in the pacific winds over 70
the movement of populations toward cities
the adoption of western European culture