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Agricultural Revolution

the beginning of farming; produced a reliable source of food

Domestication

plants taken from the wild and purposely grown; they also domesticated animals from the wild

Surplus

the extra food

Economic System

the way society makes and exchanges food

Traditional Economy

making just enough food for the community

Market Economy

the more surplus = the more trade

Artisans

are crafts people

Specialization

jobs that are different from just farming

5 Characteristics of civilization

specialized workers, complex institutions, improved tech., written language, advanced cities

Bronze Age

people started using bronze instead fo copper

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