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Given the HISTORICAL WORD, identify the MEANING

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1.

neolithic

  remains of old cities and buildings

  principle of government with absolute ruler who holds supreme power

  relating to the later Stone Age

  revolt by military leaders leading to violent or illegal change of government

  Half-n-half Clue
 

2.

Socratic

  relating to Socrates, the wise man of ancient Greece

  price increases due to increases in money supply

  relating to the Middle Ages

  person who travels to places with a sense of inquiry

  Half-n-half Clue
 

3.

exterritoriality

  physical features of a region and their description

  right to be free from jurisdiction of territory one resides in; right of foreigners to be protected by their own nation's laws

  process of converting into national property or bringing under government control

  person who travels to places with a sense of inquiry

  Half-n-half Clue
 

4.

mosque

  roll of parchment or paper; ancient book in roll form

  place of worship for Muslims

  privilege often granted by Popes during purgatory for reduction of punishment to sinner

  relating to the Middle Ages

  Half-n-half Clue
 

5.

ruins

  process of changing from rural villages to towns and cities

  relating to land, agriculture and cultivation

  remains of old cities and buildings

  rebellious person who is not in agreement with the government

  Half-n-half Clue
 

6.

glasnost

  policy of openness on domestic and international fronts initiated by Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev

  relating to the later Stone Age

  relating to the Middle Ages

  religious doctrine of the Chinese philosopher, Lao-tsze, about how man can achieve harmony

  Half-n-half Clue
 

7.

indulgence

  revival of arts and letters about A.D. 1400 - 1600; any similar revival period

  right of self-government or ruling self without outside control

  privilege often granted by Popes during purgatory for reduction of punishment to sinner

  relating to the Middle Ages

  Half-n-half Clue
 


 
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