ASSIGNMENT 1
Spring 2012

Name:  ____________________________

Date:  _________________________

Using your textbook, answer the following questions.  If you turn in your assignment early you will receive two points extra credit.  30 Points Possible.

1.      Under the  ____________________ dynasty, Chinese population grew significantly.

2.      The ____________________ view of society was patriarchal.

3.      The 1689 ____________________  _____  ____________________  excluded Russia from northern Manchuria.

4.      During the reign of emperor ____________________  the Qing dynasty reached its highest level of prosperity and power.

5.      The  ____________________  were the most powerful feudal leaders in Japan from the 10th to 19th century.

6.      In the early 1600s, Tokugawa Ieyasu established his headquarters in __________ .

7.      “____________________  ____________________  ____________________” refers to trade officially sanctioned by the Japanese ruler.

8.      The Narrow Road of Oku was written by the Japanese poet and former Samurai, ____________________ .

9.      The  ____________________  were the elite Korean families during the Choson period.

10.  The “_______________  __________  __________  _______________” refers to southward movement of Vietnamese peoples.

11.  The House of  ____________________ was ruling family of Brandenburg/Prussia since 1417.

12.  The ____________________  were Calvinists who wanted to purify the Anglican church.

13.  From 1649 to 1660, England was in fact a military despotism but officially was called a Puritan ____________________ led by Oliver Cromwell.

14.  Politically, the  ____________________  ____________________  replaced James II with William and Mary.

15.  The _______________________  ______________________ was a document to provide for the legal basis for a single line of inheritance within the Habsburg dynasty through Charles VI’s daughter, Maria Theresa.

16.  The ____________________  _____  ____________________  was a defensive alliance against Louis XIV.

17.  The  ____________________  ____________________  refers to social, economic, and political relationships before 1789.

18.  The concept of  “____________________  ____________________”  maintained that the household was the fundamental unit of production and consumption.

19.  The  ____________________  ____________________  resulted in larger farms and social turmoil.

20.  The consolidation or common lands in England by the British landlords to increase production and commercial profits was known as ____________________ .

21.  The Ottoman Empire originally centered on the modern-day country of  ____________________ .

22.  ____________________  was the true founder of the Ottoman Empire.

23.  Islamic religious law is known as ____________________.

24.  The ____________________ system required each province of the Ottoman Empire to furnish a levy of Christian boys who were raised as Muslims and became soldiers in the Ottoman army.

25.  The most famous slave corps in the Ottoman military was the  _____________________ .

26.  After 1774, the protector of Orthodox Christians in the Islamic empires was  ____________________ .

27.  In the Safavid Empire, Shah Isma’il enforced ___________________ conformity.

28.  The  ____________________  school of theological-philosophical thought merged Persian Islamic thought with Islamic traditions of Aristotelianism and Platonism.

29.  ____________________  can be described as a religious eclectic who showed not only tolerance but also unusual interest in different religious traditions.

30.  The Mughal dynasty sought to end the political fragmentation of ____________________.