What was the most significant theme or idea dividing the sides during the 1850s?
During the 1850s the most significant idea that divided the sides was liberalism, the idea
of maximum civil liberty and economic opportunity for each individual (Gorn, 207).
What middle-class value or ideal was accepted by women who were not middle class and/or
During the middle to late 1800s northern, middle-class women were seen much different
than women of the south and of different races. In a typical northern home
Final Exam Review!
1. Why did the second Great Awakening have a significant impact on the northern middle
a. Second Great awakening- the celebration of personal self-improvement, selfreliance, and self-determination. Stressed the right of private j
1) Constitution represented in 1780 beliefs
Republicanism Literally means a government without a king - Government must have
the consent and support of the people.
o Republicanism has a spectrum: Aristocratic- Egalitarian
Aristocratic- believed rich/wea
Lecture 11: The constitution
republicanism (only capitalized when there is a republican party)
a. Government must have the consent and support of the people.
b. Democracy-majority rules/quality of votes.
c. Republican virtue-Citizens must do whats best
Lecture 2: Native-European Contact
Columbian Exchange: When goods are brought from Americas to Europe, and vice
versa, to change the way people eat and do things. This, in exchange, brought diseases and wiped
large amounts of people.
What was the primary cause of the problems faced by the Jamestown settlers?
The primary cause of the problems faced by the Jamestown settlers seemed to be death
from foreign diseases and starvation. In Document 5 Discourse, George Percy describes the
What was the most significant way that Massachusetts Bay differed from the early Chesapeake?
The most significant way that Massachusetts Bay differed from the early Chesapeake was
the way people were looking at religion and the way communities were evolvi
What part of economic growth produced the most national pride in the early nineteenth century?
In the early nineteenth century, many aspects of transportation and communication
produced the most national pride in economic growth. As more and more people s
What was the primary difference between African Americans understanding of Christianity and
The whites understanding of Christianity was almost total opposite of the blacks
understanding, although they had the same basic belief of Go
Select one main concern of the Anti-federalists. Did the Federalist and/or the Constitution
address (or resolve) that concern?
When the 55 men came to order and created a new system of government, known as the
constitution, the Anti-federalists were prett
Western Civilization Section 2
November 2, 2010
Key terms Chapters 10 and 11
BLACK DEATH- Bubonic plague, first striking Europe 1347-1350. Carr ied by f leas and
spread by t rade, the disease destroyed millions of human victims over
February 3, 2011
Chapter 17 Key terms
Reason- According to thinkers like Decartes, reason is a subjective faculty or unaided ability to form
Voltaire- Pseudonym of French philosopher and satirist Francois Marie Ar
January 27, 2011
Heliocentric- A sun-centered view of the planetary system, which displaced the Earth from the center of
Aristotelian- The system of thought based on the ideas of the Greek
November 23, 2010
Chapter 13 Keyterms
Martin Luther- A German monk who led the Reformation movement. At the center of his ideas is the
doctrine, justification by faith alone which challenged many of th
November 30, 2010
Religious peace of Augsburg- 1555 decision that stated a territory would follow the religion of its ruler,
whether Catholic or Protestant.
Henry of Navarre- Crowned King He
October 5, 2010
Chapter 6 and 7 Keyterms
Tetrarchy was Diocletians political reform, which divided the Roman Empire into
two halves ruled by two rulers and two lieutenants.
Constantinople is the former capital o
March 26, 2007
The Knights Templar
The Knights Templar was a group of military that fought for the Holy Lands. There were
an original group of nine knights that came forward to start the Knights Templar. They