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Study of natural phenomina using systematic observation and experimentation


Study of the human mind, memory, mental processes, and behavior


Study of interpersonal interaction, groups and society


Production, disturbution and consuption of goods and services


Anno Domini

In the year of the Lord

change in B.C. numbers as you move toward the future

they become smaller

Years of the 14th century A.D.


century of 2550 B.C.

26th century

Date for when the first stone tools were invented

2.5 million B.C.

Date for the end of the stone age and the beginning of ancient civilizations

3000 B.C.

Date for the end of ancient civilzations, the beginning of the Middle Ages

476 A.D.

Event marking the end of Ancient Civilizations

fall of the Western Roman Empire

Date for the end of the Middle Ages and the beginning of the Modern Age

1492 A.D.

Dates of the renaissance

1300-1600 A.D.

Most common stone used for tools in prehistoric times


Event marking the end of the Stone Age

the invention of bronze

What bronze is made of

copper and tin

Event that seperated prehistoric from historic times

The invention of writing

Object of historical interest produced by humans


way or pattern of living of a group of people including beliefs, behavior and objects


produced during the time of study

primary source

produced after the time of study, one or more steps removed from the original event

secondary source

study of the sources, extent, foundations and limitations of knowledge


continent believed to be "the cradle of human kind" by many scientists.


social science for government


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