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CLEP Western Civilization I

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1. Byzantine - Islam - Western Christian

2. Small businessmen - farmers

3. Simple life and meditation

4. Eye for an Eye - etc.

5. Outside trade

6. The archaic or early dynastic period - the Old Kingdom - the 1st Intermediate peroid - Middle Kingdom - 2nd Intermediate period - the New Kingdom

7. Rome vs. Cathage

8. An economic system where good and services are echanges

9. Ruled Rome - was assassinated by peers in 44 BC

10. Agriculture

11. The Nile

12. A picture made up from small pieces of glass or stone

13. A piece of art with Christ upon his mother's lap

14. Vineyards and Olive Yards

15. Denied existence of spiritual world

16. Garment production

17. Heavy plow - horse shoes - horse collars

18. No

19. Byzantine piece of architecture

20. Ivory paintings - jewelry making and mosaics

21. Sistine ceiling

22. A group that opposed slavery and racial discrimination

23. Founder of the old kingdom

24. A 'true' renaissance man

25. A cultural and legal revival led by Charlemagne

26. First Renaissance scholar in Italy

27. Between two rivers

28. Based on Aristotle and Napoleon

29. Philosophers

30. Founder of Islam

31. Linear Perspective - human anatomy and oil painting

32. Council of Nobles

33. University and education

34. Paper making - distillation of alcohol

35. Irish book of art/calligraphy

36. Gave law to mankind

37. Islamic Philosophers

38. Emperor of the Roman - King of the Franks

39. Marcus Aurelius

40. A series of promises made by King John regarding how to treat his subjects

41. Formed the first true democracy in Athens

42. David

43. Utopia

44. Epic poem

45. Archbishop of Canterbury - later became a saint

46. Last great Pharaoh of Egypt

47. French architect

48. Upper class landlords - aristocrats - etc.