World History 102

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Investigate significant events, individuals, developments, and processes in our world history with these comprehensive World History 102 flashcards, compiled using top textbooks, test banks, tutors, and practice exams. Study online or in Brainscape’s mobile app and get ready to ace your World History 102 exam!

From the rise of the Gunpowder Empires of the Middle East and India through to the post-Cold War Era, Brainscape has distilled the entire World History 102 curriculum down into a comprehensive collection of over 350 digital flashcards. These have been neatly organized into 9 topical decks that you can study anytime, anywhere via the Brainscape website or app for Android or iOS. All your progress will automatically sync between devices.

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  • Contains over 350+ cards across 9 decks.
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  • Helps you also learn the context and significance of these critical historical events.
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Decks in this class (9)

Gunpowder Empires and East Asia
The Ottoman, Safavid, and Mughal Empires built their dominance on gunpowder weapons. This deck focuses on these empires' rise and their conquests in the Middle East and India.
30  cards
Europe: the Long 19th Century
Ranging from the outbreak of the French Revolution and the Napoleonic Wars until the First World War, this deck examines Europe's long 19th century.
46  cards
Middle East, Africa, and Asia, 1700-1900
From 1700 to 1900, much of the Middle East, Africa, and Asia fell under the control of European powers. This deck traces the historical process that led to both direct and indirect colonization of large portions of the globe by Europeans.
48  cards
North and South America, 1763-1900
In North and South America, colonial dominance by the French, Spanish, and British ended for the most part by the 1840s. This deck traces the fall of the American colonial empires of the European powers and the post-independence path of the new North and South American nations.
19  cards
World War I and the Treaty of Versailles
The focus of this deck is on World War I, which signaled the end of the old European order, and the seeds of discord and future conflict sown by the Treaty of Versailles.
54  cards
The Interwar Years
This deck focuses on world events between World War I and World War II, how international peacekeeping bodies failed to ensure international tranquility, and how militarism and totalitarianism arose in Europe and East Asia.
49  cards
World War II
World War II was a global conflict that ranged from the shores of North America to China and Europe. This deck traces the path to war and the peace that emerged after the war's end.
24  cards
The Cold War
After World War II, world events took place against the background of conflict between the world's two superpowers, the Soviet Union and the United States. This deck examines the period between World War II and the fall of the Soviet Union.
49  cards
Decolonization and the Post-Cold War World
This deck focuses on the sometimes troubled paths through which European colonies were granted their freedom, and examines world history in the wake of the Soviet Union's fall.
35  cards

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