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10th Grade World History 1st Nine Weeks Exam
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This is how points are measured on a map along the Equator.
This is the term that refers to the study of people, their environment, and resources.
This is the term that refers to objects that were made by humans.
This is the cycle in which humans are dependent upon their surroundings for survival.
This is the term that refers to the study of people's origins and their development.
This term refers to the long time of history before there was written record.
This is how points are measured on a map along the Prime Meridian.
This is the term that refers to people who moved from place to place following food.
This is the term that refers to thick sheets of ice.
This is the term that refers to the beliefs that there are spirits in all living things.
This is the term that refers to a simple drawing that looks like the object they represent.
This term refers to a group of states governed by one ruler.
This term refers to barren grasslands or less-fertile lands.
This term refers to taming wild animals.
This is the term that refers to a highly complex, organized social order.
This is the early form of writing developed by the Sumerians which contained wedges.
This is the term that refers to the belief in one true God.
This is the term that refers to a governor that was put in place to oversee a province.
This is the name that means "Between the Rivers" in Greek.
This is the term that refers to a territory that is ruled by a people from another land.
This term refers to the attempt to put in writing all of the laws that would govern a state.
This is the term that refers to a system of ranks.
This is a pyramid-temple that has a flat roof where a statue of a god/goddess stood.
This is the term that refers to a chief minister that supervised government.
This is the term that refers to the preservation of the dead.
Valley of the Kings
This is the place where many pharaohs were buried.
This is the term that refers to the exchange of one set of goods for another.
This is the term that refers to the scattering of people.
This is the term that refers to the branch of law that deals with private rights, like business.
This is the term that refers to a binding agreement.
Book of Songs
This is the most popular book written by the Chinese.
This is the term that refers to a large landmass that juts out from a continent.
This is the term that refers to the rise and fall of dynasties.
This is an Aryan book that contained prayers, hymns, and historical record.
This is a system of government where local lords ruled their own land.
This is the Indian form of written language.
This is the term that refers to a fine form of handwriting developed by the Chinese.
This is the Aryan god of war.
This is the term that refers to a raised area of level land.
This is the term that refers to a group of families that claim a common ancestor.
This is the name of the chiefs that ruled Aryan tribes.
This is the term that refers to the social groups in which people are born into and can't change.
This is the term that refers to a seasonal wind that deposits rain onto land.
This is the term that refers to a fine wind-blown yellow soil.
This is the term that refers to the special regard of cattle.
1. Tigris & Euphrates Rivers
2. Indus River
4. Yellow River
List the 4 river valleys where the earliest civilizations began to appear.
Relative- England is near the Prime Meridian.
Absolute- The Equator is 0 degrees longitude.
List two types of Location and give an example of each.
3. They didn't have to travel to find food, instead they could settle down and stay in one place.
List the two advancements that led to the dawm of the New Stone Age and tell why:
List the 3 eras of Egyptian History.
Tell why the Israelites believe that they are God's Chosen People:
This man is credited for uniting the 12 Tribes of Isreal:
This man is credited for building the first empire known to man:
This man is credited for uniting the two regions:
This man is credited for setting up a government that would later be used as a model for others:
This was the first female ruler known to man:
This man is credited for building the Hanging Gardens of Babylon:
This man is a Babylonian ruler who was known as a "law giver":
This man is credited for turning Jerusalem into the capital of Israel:
This man is possibly the most powerful Egyptian Pharaoh:
Cyrus the Great
This man is credited with building the largest empire known to date (in 539 B.C.):
This civilization was credited for creating the modern day alphabet:
This civilizations was credited for developing the earliest form of writing:
This civilization was credited for learning how to extract iron from ore:
This civilization was credited for building the pyramids at Giza:
List the two religions that were affected by Mystics:
2. Silk making
List two advancements of the Chinese people:
This is the technology that unified the Chinese people:
1. Yin- Earth- Female
2. Yang- Heaven- Male
List the two universal forces the Chinese believed in and tell what they both represented: