AP World History
Chapter 5 Discussion Questions
1. In what way were the economic foundations of the Roman and Han Empires similar? How do
you account for the similarities? How were they different? What were the consequences of the
The World of
The Rise of Islam
Arose in the Arabian Peninsula and influenced Western
Asia and beyond.
They were a nomadic, Semitic-speaking people who
lived in the arid climate of the Arabian Peninsula.
The environment was harsh, they were
AP World History Class Notes
Ch 11 Roman Empire
September 22, 2005
This chapter traces the growth and development of Rome from its humble beginnings on the banks of the
Tiber River through its republican phase and its transformation into a sprawling, cosm
The Persian Empire
Aim: How did the Persians build and maintain a
Who were the important leaders?
What were their contributions to history?
The Rise of Persia
The Persians based their empire on
tolerance and diplomacy. They relied on a
AP WORLD HISTORY
2016 SCORING GUIDELINES
BASIC CORE (competence)
1. Has acceptable thesis
The thesis must address at least two relationships between gender and politics in
Latin America in the twentieth century plausibly drawn from t
The Beginnings of
Adapted from World History to 1648 by Anglin & Hamblin
Human Social Organization
I. Kinship Groups
A. The earliest and most enduring form of social
organization was the family.
1) Since children require a large number of yea
AP World History
Period 1: Technological and Environmental Transformations, c. 8000 B.C.E. to c. 600
(Textbook Chapters 1 3)
Which of these pictures shows
individual humans surviving the most logical way? Why?
Period 1, 8,000 BCE to 600 BCE:
Technological and Environmental Transformations
Chapters 1 3 in textbook
What do you really need to know?
Agricultural Revolution = the Neolithic Revolution
- domestication of plants and animals.
Neolithic villages reliably
November 1st, 2016
The Main Points or Ideas of Italian Fascism
1. Absolute power of the State: The Fascist state is a glorious, living entity that is more important
than any individual. All individuals are part of t
October 27th, 2016
Europe Between 1920 and 1939
1. Why did many European states experience a retreat from democracy in the interwar years?
Manny European states countries experienced a retreat from democracy in the
Hitlers Rise to Power and The Nazi Party
January 30th, 1933: Adolf Hitler Appointed Chancellor
The Nazi Party assumes control of the German state.
February 28th, 1933: Reichstag Fire Decree
President Hindenburg suspends constitutional protections in Germa
Summarizing Woodrow Wilsons Fourteen Points
1. No more secret agreements between countries. Diplomacy shall be open to the world.
2. International seas shall be free to navigate during peace and war.
3. There shall be free trade between the countries who
Test on NIGHT, by Elie Wiesel
Part I: Multiple Choice (2 points each) - Circle the correct answer for each of the
1. What word means a type of government characterized by strict social and economic
control, as well as a strong central
Topics to consider
Imperialism and rivalries
Britain, France and Russia were in the Triple Entente,
Germany, Austria-Hungary and Italy were in the Triple Alliance.
Aztec, Maya, and Incan WebQuest
AP World History
Goals of the Webquest- 40 points
During this webquest, you will complete the following tasks:
1. Find a map that you can identify where the Incan, Maya, and Aztec empires were located.
2. You wi
Chapter 6- Greek section/powerpoint on Greece
History has honored Herodotus by calling him 146
Most powerful empire in Herodotus life 146
How the Phoenicians were describe by Herodotus? 158-159
Phoenicians eventually lost control of the wester
* 551 479 B.C.E.
* Born in the
state of Liu.
* Became a
and editor of
Li -> Rite, rules, ritual decorum
force of an enduring stable
Ren -> humaneness, benevolence,
Shu -> Reciprocity, empathy
Do not do unto
Attitudes Toward the Mongols DBQ
AP World History Free Response Question
(Suggested Writing Time 40 minutes)
Directions: The following question is based on accompanying documents 1-8. The
documents have been edited for the purpose of this exercise.
NAME _ MR. Donohoe
Ancient India Webquest
Directions: You will travel through http:/www.harappa.com/indus/indus1.html and
discover the world of the ancient Indus River Valley. You may then research using other
websites as well.
Research and surf the web f
Roman Republic Notes #36
-Vocab and Questions Due Today
-Map Due Tomorrow
Who were the
what did they
Set up #36
Start of a new Roman Government
Romans rebel against cruel king in 509 B.C.E.
Thucydides, from Pericles Funeral Oration
"Our constitution does not copy the laws of neighbouring states; we are rather a pattern to others than imitators ourselves. Its administration
favours the many instead of the few; this is why it is called a democ
Hinduism and Buddhism
AP World History
Bartlett High School
No single founder
No single sacred text.
Grew out of various groups in India:
The Aryans added their religious beliefs to
those of the Indus Valley.
Our of all its complexi
Tropical Africa and Asia
The Tropical Environment
The tropical zone falls between the Tropic
of Cancer in the north and the Tropic of
Capricorn in the south
The Afro-Asian tropics have a cycle of
rainy and dry seasons dictated by the
AP World History
Choose one of the following Essays to complete. Be sure to follow the rubric from the AP College
Continuity and Change Over Time Essay
1. Analyze the continuity and changes in the role of women in the Middle East betwee
Pericles Funeral Oration Questions
Thucydides c.460/455-c.399 BCE
World History/Mr. Donohoe
1. Pericles says that Athenians regard those who take no part in his democratic duties not as unambitious but as useless. In this country, it would be almost polit
LOST WORLD OF THE PACIFIC- POLYNESIAN ISLANDS DOCUMENTARY
Answer the following question based on the documentary viewed in class. Use your notes and if you
need to go back into the documentary you can view in here: https:/www.youtube.com/watch?
Museum Project Checklist/rubric
Check of the following elements when you have identified them in your project.
10 points- Pictures of all seven artifacts
90 Points- A clear written analysis of artifacts (approx. 2 paragraphs for e
Museum Project 2014-15
World Civilizations I- Mr. Donohoe
DUE : Monday September 14th 2015
Task: Visit the University of Pennsylvanias Museum of Archeology and Anthropology
(http:/www.penn.museum/) and choose seven different artifacts to analyze. What the
WebQuest: Mesoamerican History 60 points.
Directions: Follow each of the links below to answer the following questions. Your
responses do not have to be in complete sentences but they MUST be organized.
Bullet points, graphic organizers, etc Also, your in
Hitler and Nazi Germany
Hitler: Film Study Guide
Dawes Plan (1924)
Questions to Consider: