Mid term jeopardy board-2011-revised
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2011 MidTerm Review Game

2011 MidTerm Review Game



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  • 10 10 10 10 20 20 20 20 30 30 30 30 30 40 40 40 40 40 50 50 50 50 50 60 60 60 60 60 70 70 70 70 70 80 80 80 80 80 90 90 90 90 90 100 100 100 100 100 Rome Byzantine Islam Africa India 10 20
  • The era of peace and stability established by the Roman Empire.
  • Pax Romana
  • What does Veto mean?
  • The power to block the actions of another part of the government
  • How did Rome keep order in its conquered territories?
  • Treating its defeated enemies fairly
  • Describe a Republic.
  • Government without a king where the officials are selected by the people
  • Before Julius Caesar seized power, what was a dictator.
  • A ruler appointed by the Senate to rule for 6 months during emergencies/war
  • In the Roman Republic who were the Tribunes?
  • Officials in charge of looking out for the interests of the plebeians
  • In the Roman Republic who were the Consuls?
  • Officials in charge of running the government and commanding the army
  • Roman roads helped unite the empire; how many miles did these roads cover?
  • 53,000 miles
  • Who was the first emperor of Rome?
  • Julius Caesar
  • Which emperor made Christianity the official religion of the Roman Empire?
  • Constantine
  • What church did Justinian rebuild in Constantinople?
  • He Rebuilt the Hagia Sophia?
  • What was the name of the new religion of the Byzantine Empire?
  • The Eastern Orthodox Christianity
  • What laws did Justinian rewrite for Byzantium?
  • Roman Laws became the “Justinian Codes”
  • Did Justinian expand or contract the Byzantine Empire?
  • He expanded the Byzantine Empire.
  • What was unique about Constantinople’s geography?
  • It was surrounded by water on three sides
  • What is the difference between E. Orthodox and Roman Catholic priests ability to marry?
  • Eastern Orthodox priests may marry, Roman Catholic priest may not
  • Who is the head of the Eastern Orthodox Church?
  • The Patriarch is head of the Eastern Orthodox Church
  • What architectural achievement contributed to Constantinople’s defense?
  • A wall protecting the 4 th side which wasn’t protected by water.
  • What caused Constantinople to be a center for cultural diffusion?
  • It’s location at the center of trade routes between Europe and Asia
  • What was the cause of the Great Schism?
  • The Byzantine Emperor didn’t want to be ruled by the Pope in Rome
  • What is the Arabic word for “God?”
  • What is Allah?
  • What was the name of the angel who called Muhammad to be a messenger of God?
  • Gabriel
  • What was the name of the “city of the prophet?”
  • Medina
  • The Muslim term for “struggle in God’s service.”
  • Jihad
  • A society where men hold legal and moral authority.
  • Patriarchal
  • A temple in Mecca built by Abraham to worship one true God.
  • Ka’aba
  • What does the word “Islam” mean?
  • To submit to God
  • To achieve salvation, Muslims perform acts of worship known as…
  • The Five Pillars of Faith
  • One common aspect of Christianity, Judaism, and Islam is:
  • Monotheism or the belief in one God
  • The Muslim book of worship is called
  • Quran (Koran)
  • How did geography and climate affect the history of Africa?
  • Separate empires developed throughout Africa
  • The spread of Islam into the kingdoms of Ghana and Mali resulted from
  • Migration and Trade
  • Nubia developed in what part of Africa?
  • Along the Upper Nile River Valley
  • How did Ghana become so powerful?
  • It controlled the Gold-Salt trade
  • How did Sunni Ali of Songhai differ from other W. African rulers?
  • He was not Muslim
  • Axum’s location enabled it to trade with….
  • India, Arabia, and Asia
  • What was Mali’s relationship to Ghana?
  • Ghana was replaced by Mali
  • In Africa, why would the sources of salt be located near the ocean?
  • The Atlantic Ocean is a good source of salt
  • A major reason for Meroe’s success was the ability of its people to make tools and weapons from
  • Iron
  • West African merchants were willing to pay a high price for salt because
  • It was a scarce commodity in West Africa
  • River whose valley was the site if India’s first civilization
  • Indus
  • India’s social structure that began under the Aryans
  • The caste system
  • The Aryans’ collection of sacred knowledge.
  • The Vedas
  • This is the greatest, and longest Indian Epic
  • Mahabharata
  • Major religion of India that developed slowly over a long period of time.
  • Hinduism
  • Members of the lowest class in the Indian social system
  • The Untouchables
  • Birth name of the founder of Buddhism
  • Siddhartha Gautama
  • State of complete happiness and peace in Buddhism
  • Nirvana
  • Most honored Mauryan ruler, who converted to Buddhism and promoted peace.
  • Asoka
  • Name two of the three Hindu Trinity
  • Brahma Vishnu Shiva