Culture is beliefs, customs, and art of a group.
If a country wanted to make a better government what would be the best piece of information to use to start?
You would look at past civilization’s documents.
A fossil is part or imprint in stone of something that once lived.
Which of the following would a physical geographer study?
Which of the following is an example of a physical feature?
Which of the following defines a hominid?
An early ancestor of humans
Which of the following defines Homo Erectus?
Hunter- gatherers societies in the Old Stone Age had all the following except
Which of the following best defines a land bridge?
A strip of land that connects two continents.
Which of the following statements best summarizes why people learned how to make clothes and build shelters after migrating out of
They needed more protection to survive in colder areas.
What two land features gave
Mesopotamia its name?
What purpose did the wall around the city serve?
Scribes had power in the Sumerian society. What can you conclude from this?
People who could read and write were important.
Which of the following best describes cuneiform?
Uses wedge shaped symbols
Nile River flows through two important regions in Egypt called Lower Egypt and Upper Egypt
Pyramids are tombs that have four walls that meet together at a point.
The first pharaoh and rulers after him wore a double crown to symbolize they ruled over both Upper and
Who would the people of
blame if crops did not grow or if disease struck? The pharaoh Egypt
Which of the following beliefs was central to Egyptian religion?
Vocabulary words for:
Studying the past:
42) Complete the table: List two examples of the following:
Bow & arrows
43) What were the two problems that the farmers in
Mesopotamia had and how did they solve them?
Flooding and drought.
Irrigation – irrigation canals, levees, and reservoirs.
44) What are the effects of having food surpluses?
Population goes up.
Specialization/division of labor.
45) What are the natural barriers that protected Ancient Egypt from invasion?
Eastern Desert & Red Sea