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CLEP Western Civilization I

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1. Philosophers

2. Byzantine piece of architecture

3. Formed the first true democracy in Athens

4. An economic system where good and services are echanges

5. Epic poem

6. Linear Perspective - human anatomy and oil painting

7. Vineyards and Olive Yards

8. Rome vs. Cathage

9. Heavy plow - horse shoes - horse collars

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

11. Byzantine - Islam - Western Christian

12. Between two rivers

13. A cultural and legal revival led by Charlemagne

14. Last great Pharaoh of Egypt

15. Gave law to mankind

16. A group that opposed slavery and racial discrimination

17. Small businessmen - farmers

18. Agriculture

19. Based on Aristotle and Napoleon

20. Denied existence of spiritual world

21. French architect

22. Upper class landlords - aristocrats - etc.

23. Sistine ceiling

24. Founder of Islam

25. Emperor of the Roman - King of the Franks

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

27. Founder of the old kingdom

28. A 'true' renaissance man

29. Irish book of art/calligraphy

30. The Nile

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

32. Garment production

33. Ivory paintings - jewelry making and mosaics

34. First Renaissance scholar in Italy

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

36. David

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

38. Marcus Aurelius

39. Islamic Philosophers

40. Council of Nobles

41. University and education

42. Archbishop of Canterbury - later became a saint

43. Simple life and meditation

44. Eye for an Eye - etc.

45. Outside trade

46. Paper making - distillation of alcohol

47. Utopia

48. No