Are people who study and write about the human past.
People who hunt for artifacts buried in the ground.
Something such as pottery, tools or weapons that are buried in the ground. Man made.
Traces of plants or animals that are preserved.
Study how humans developed and related to one another.
People who regularly move.
Tools and methods to help humans preform tasks.
To tame animals for human use or companionship.
Development of different jobs.
Complex societies, cities, with organized government, and shared culture.
A way of watering crops. Supplying land with water through a network of canals
A city with political and economic control over itself and the surrounding countryside.
A skilled worker that made metal,cloth,and pottery products.
A writing system.
Professional record keepers.
A group of city-states or territories controlled by one ruler.
It is one of the oldest civilizations it is now in between Israel and Jordan. A town in the Jordan River valley where, evidence has been found for the rise of agriculture around 6000 BCE, and thus the beginnings of the Neolithic Revolution.
Neolithic community in what is now Turkey., One of first true cities in history, created in the Neolithic Era in 6500 to 5500 BC, from which were created agriculture, trading, temples, housing, and religions
Assyrian kings divided their empires into political districts and chose someone to govern each one.
Group of traveling merchants.
People who study the heavenly bodies.
Tigris and Euphrates River
Rivers in Mesopotamia.
Also known as the Fertile Crescent, land between the Euphrates and Tigris Rivers.
A city in in southern Mesopotamia.
King of the Akkadians he conquered Mesopotamia in 2340 B.C..
Development of irrigation, cultivation, and the early use of copper.
Development of plowing.
Development of carts with wheels, formation of the number system.
Development of woven fabrics and paper
Development of the 12 month calendar.
The invention of paper.