Quiz B SS 6th Grade 1/22/19

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oasis
a small fertile area surrounded by s
desert
latitude
measures distance north or south
plain
flat lands that have only small changes in elevation
equator
separates the Northern and Southern hemispheres
BCE
Date designation meaning Before Common Era, or more than two thousand years ago.
primary source
eyewitness accounts of history; they include letters, diaries, speeches, and interviews
prime meridian
separates the Eastern and Western hemispheres
longitude
measures distance east and west
secondary source
information about an event that does not come directly from a person who experienced the event
CE
Common/Current Era
society
a community of people who share a common culture
irrigation
Supplying land with water through a network of canals