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Ancient Civilization
Three ancient civilizations
Sumer
Egypt
Indus Valley (Harappan)
sumer, Egypt, Indus Valley
-first known writing system.... -left written record of their my…
-united by Nile River; settled on the banks... -had a national r…
-started in 3rd and 4th century BC... -dispersed over 400,000 sq…
Three ancient civilizations
sumer, Egypt, Indus Valley
Sumer
-first known writing system.... -left written record of their my…
14 terms
Ancient Civilization
Theocracy
Civilization
Cuneiform
City-state
A system of government in which priests rule in the name of G…
A society with cities, a central government, job specializati…
A form of writing developed by the Sumerians using a wedge sh…
A city with political and economic control over the surroundi…
Theocracy
A system of government in which priests rule in the name of G…
Civilization
A society with cities, a central government, job specializati…
12 terms
Ancient Civilization
Augustus
Diocletian
Constantine
Attila
Rome's first emperor
The emperor that divided Rome into two parts and took power i…
The emperor who moved Rome's capitol to Constantinople, ruled…
A feared general of the Huns
Augustus
Rome's first emperor
Diocletian
The emperor that divided Rome into two parts and took power i…
14 terms
Ancient Civilization
Theocracy
Civilization
Cuneiform
City-state
A system of government in which priests rule in the name of G…
A society with cities, a central government, job specializati…
A form of writing developed by the Sumerians using a wedge sh…
A city with political and economic control over the surroundi…
Theocracy
A system of government in which priests rule in the name of G…
Civilization
A society with cities, a central government, job specializati…
20 terms
Ancient Civilization
primary source
Greats
River Civilization
amazon river
A is a document or physical object which was written or creat…
What it takes to be a great civilization. ... Importance What a…
A is an agricultural nation or civilization situated beside (…
The Amazon River (also named Rio Amazonas in Portuguese and S…
primary source
A is a document or physical object which was written or creat…
Greats
What it takes to be a great civilization. ... Importance What a…
11 terms
Ancient Civilization
archeologist
artifacts
civilization
fertile
a person who learns about the human past by studying fossils…
objects made and used by early humans
a group of people with ways of life, religion, and learning
marked by great fruitfulness
archeologist
a person who learns about the human past by studying fossils…
artifacts
objects made and used by early humans
8 terms
Ancient Civilization
Archaeologist
Oral Tradition
Pre History
Stone Age
A scientist who studies object to learn about the past
Stories passed down by speaking to another person
Time before writing was invented
Is the time when people used stone tools.
Archaeologist
A scientist who studies object to learn about the past
Oral Tradition
Stories passed down by speaking to another person
24 terms
Ancient Civilizations, Ancient Civilizations
geography
climate
natural resources
topography
the physical characteristics of a place.
the weather or temperature characteristics of a place.
resources that are found naturally that are not man-made (wat…
the physical height/elevation and makeup of the environment.
geography
the physical characteristics of a place.
climate
the weather or temperature characteristics of a place.
13 terms
Ancient Civilization
archeologist
artifacts
civilization
fertile
a person who learns about the human past by studying fossils…
objects made and used by early humans
a group of people with ways of life, religion, and learning
marked by great fruitfulness
archeologist
a person who learns about the human past by studying fossils…
artifacts
objects made and used by early humans
15 terms
Ancient Civilization
civilization
irrigation system
city-state
theocracy
a culture that has reached a certain level of development and…
planned series of ditches to control flooding and to better w…
a city and the surrounding countryside
rule by an individual who is both the religious leader and th…
civilization
a culture that has reached a certain level of development and…
irrigation system
planned series of ditches to control flooding and to better w…
20 terms
Ancient Civilization
Pyramid
Hieroglyph
Social Class
Pharaoh
a three dimensional shape with a flat base and flat triangula…
symbols in the form of pictures that are used in some writing…
a group in a society with a common economic, cultural, or pol…
a king of Egypt
Pyramid
a three dimensional shape with a flat base and flat triangula…
Hieroglyph
symbols in the form of pictures that are used in some writing…
12 terms
Ancient Civilizations
pyramid
hieroglyph
social class
pharaoh
A 3-D shape with a flat bottom that looks like a triangle wit…
Symbols in the form of pictures that Egyptians used as writing.
A group in a society with common economic, cultural, or polit…
A king of ancient Egypt.
pyramid
A 3-D shape with a flat bottom that looks like a triangle wit…
hieroglyph
Symbols in the form of pictures that Egyptians used as writing.
20 terms
ancient civilizations
nomads
hunter - gathers
domestication
fertile crescent
people who do not settle in one place for to long and usually…
people who hunt animals and gather vegetation to provide for…
taming animals and adapting crops for human use
a region of fertile land that curves from the Mediterranean s…
nomads
people who do not settle in one place for to long and usually…
hunter - gathers
people who hunt animals and gather vegetation to provide for…
46 terms
Ancient Civilizations
Paleolithic Era
Neolithic Revolution
Bronze Age
Civilization
2.6 MYA - 10,000 BCE. A prehistoric period of human history d…
10,000 - 8,000 BCE. A wide-scale transition of many human cul…
3,000 - 700 BCE. A time period characterized by the use of br…
Any complex state society characterized by urban development,…
Paleolithic Era
2.6 MYA - 10,000 BCE. A prehistoric period of human history d…
Neolithic Revolution
10,000 - 8,000 BCE. A wide-scale transition of many human cul…
82 terms
Ancient Civilizations
MESOPOTAMIA
En
Surplus
Mesopotamia
Ruler of city-state
Amount of product left over after needs have been met.
located near Tigris and Euphrates river, Fertile crescent, de…
MESOPOTAMIA
En
Ruler of city-state
82 terms
Ancient Civilizations
MESOPOTAMIA
En
Surplus
Mesopotamia
Ruler of city-state
Amount of product left over after needs have been met.
located near Tigris and Euphrates river, Fertile crescent, de…
MESOPOTAMIA
En
Ruler of city-state
31 terms
Ancient Civilizations
Nile River
Indus River
Tigris and Euphrates Rivers
Huang He
The river that flows through Ancient Egypt
The river that flows through Ancient India
The rivers that flow through Ancient Mesopotamia
The river that flows through Ancient China
Nile River
The river that flows through Ancient Egypt
Indus River
The river that flows through Ancient India
45 terms
Ancient Civilizations
Paleolithic Era
Neolithic Revolution
Bronze Age
Civilization
2.6 MYA - 10,000 BCE. A prehistoric period of human history d…
10,000 - 8,000 BCE. A wide-scale transition of many human cul…
3,000 - 700 BCE. A time period characterized by the use of br…
Any complex state society characterized by urban development,…
Paleolithic Era
2.6 MYA - 10,000 BCE. A prehistoric period of human history d…
Neolithic Revolution
10,000 - 8,000 BCE. A wide-scale transition of many human cul…
15 terms
Ancient civilization
Aristocracy
Hammurabi's code
Caste system
Democracy
a form of government in which power is held by the nobility.
"An eye for an eye ..." is a paraphrase. a collection of 282…
The is a classification of people into four hierarchically ra…
a system of government by the whole population or all the eli…
Aristocracy
a form of government in which power is held by the nobility.
Hammurabi's code
"An eye for an eye ..." is a paraphrase. a collection of 282…
17 terms
Ancient Civilization
City-State
Diaspora
Covenant
Theocracy
A city with its surrounding area makes an independent state
The scatter of a group of people
An agreement or contract
Government based on religious authority
City-State
A city with its surrounding area makes an independent state
Diaspora
The scatter of a group of people
29 terms
Ancient Civilization
Mesopotamia
Cuneiform
Hammurabi's Code
Cultural Diffusion
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
A system of writing in which wedge-shaped symbols represented…
Oldest written system of laws. They were created by King Hamm…
The spread of ideas, customs, and technologies from one peopl…
Mesopotamia
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
Cuneiform
A system of writing in which wedge-shaped symbols represented…
46 terms
Ancient Civilization
Paleolithic Era
Neolithic Revolution
Bronze Age
Civilization
2.6 MYA - 10,000 BCE. A prehistoric period of human history d…
10,000 - 8,000 BCE. A wide-scale transition of many human cul…
3,000 - 700 BCE. A time period characterized by the use of br…
Any complex state society characterized by urban development,…
Paleolithic Era
2.6 MYA - 10,000 BCE. A prehistoric period of human history d…
Neolithic Revolution
10,000 - 8,000 BCE. A wide-scale transition of many human cul…
18 terms
Ancient Civilization
antiguo(a)
avanzado(a)
el calendario
la civilización
ancient
advanced
calendar
civilization
antiguo(a)
ancient
avanzado(a)
advanced
12 terms
Chapter 16- Ancient Civilization
Conquistadors
Moctezuma
Hernan Cortes
Motives
Spanish Conquerors
Aztec Emperor
Led the Conquistadors to Mexico
The Conquistadors set out to find gold, claim land, and conve…
Conquistadors
Spanish Conquerors
Moctezuma
Aztec Emperor
15 terms
Ancient Civilization
civilization
surplus
specialize
archaeologist
A culture that has developed complex systems of government, e…
An amount greater than what is needed.
To spend most of one's time doing one kind of job.
A scientist who studies and looks for artifacts.
civilization
A culture that has developed complex systems of government, e…
surplus
An amount greater than what is needed.
14 terms
Ancient Civilization
Egypt River
Mesopotamia Rivers
China
IRVC
Nile River
Tigris and Euphrates Rivers
Yellow River
Indus River
Egypt River
Nile River
Mesopotamia Rivers
Tigris and Euphrates Rivers
26 terms
Ancient Civilization
stable food supply
class system
religion
government
enough food to survive and trade
the social structure has different levels (jobs/division of l…
A set of beliefs. Usually includes a form of worship like hol…
group of individuals that keep order and create laws
stable food supply
enough food to survive and trade
class system
the social structure has different levels (jobs/division of l…
Ancient Civilization
agriculture
architecture
artifact
city-state
farming
a style of construction; creating buildings.
any object made by a human
a city that is also an independent
agriculture
farming
architecture
a style of construction; creating buildings.
13 terms
Ancient Civilization
archeologist
artifacts
civilization
fertile
a person who learns about the human past by studying fossils…
objects made and used by early humans
a group of people with ways of life, religion, and learning
marked by great fruitfulness
archeologist
a person who learns about the human past by studying fossils…
artifacts
objects made and used by early humans
17 terms
Ancient Civilization
Paleolithic
Neolithic
Polytheistic
Monotheistic
Early Human hunter-Gatherer societies
Early Humans who began farming and using metals
Believe in many gods
Believe in ONE god
Paleolithic
Early Human hunter-Gatherer societies
Neolithic
Early Humans who began farming and using metals
9 terms
Ancient Civilization
Pangea
Fertile Crescent
Tigris
Nile River Delta
All the continents were connected in one land mass.
is the region in the Middle East which curves, like a quarter…
is the eastern member of the two great rivers that define Mes…
...
Pangea
All the continents were connected in one land mass.
Fertile Crescent
is the region in the Middle East which curves, like a quarter…
38 terms
ancient civilization
history
prehistory
primary source
secondary source
the study/story of the past
before writing
first-hand account
second-hand account
history
the study/story of the past
prehistory
before writing
18 terms
Ancient Civilization
The Bible
Covenant
Nomad
Monotheism
A book of ancient writings sacred to Christianity and Judaism
A solemn agreement
A person who moves from place to place in search of food and…
The worship of one all-powerful god
The Bible
A book of ancient writings sacred to Christianity and Judaism
Covenant
A solemn agreement
18 terms
Ancient Civilization
antiguo(a)
avanzado(a)
el calendario
la civilización
ancient
advanzed
calendar
civilization
antiguo(a)
ancient
avanzado(a)
advanzed
8 terms
Ancient Civilization
Sumerians
Babylon
Hittites
Assyrians
Location: Mesopotamia... Achievements: Zigguart; Cuneiform; Whee…
Location:Mesopotamia... Achievements: Hammurabi's Law Code; Eye…
Location: Mesopotamia... Achievements: Iron Weapons
Location: Mesopotamia... Achievements: Calvary; Longitude and La…
Sumerians
Location: Mesopotamia... Achievements: Zigguart; Cuneiform; Whee…
Babylon
Location:Mesopotamia... Achievements: Hammurabi's Law Code; Eye…
15 terms
Ancient Civilization
Asia Minor
Assyrians
IRON WEAPONS
EBBS AND FLOWS
the Turkish peninsula between the Black Sea and the Mediterra…
People who built an empire in the Middle East after the time…
In 1200 B.C.E. Barbarians began to use iron to make weapons a…
A process in human history in which one culture declines and…
Asia Minor
the Turkish peninsula between the Black Sea and the Mediterra…
Assyrians
People who built an empire in the Middle East after the time…
35 terms
ancient civilization
hierachy
priest
artisans
fort
階級(classes) arch/i... chief, most important, rule Greek archbish…
牧師;祭師(priestess)
craftman 工匠
a military building consisting of an area surrounded by a str…
hierachy
階級(classes) arch/i... chief, most important, rule Greek archbish…
priest
牧師;祭師(priestess)
15 terms
Ancient civilization
autocracy
democracy
oligarchy
civilization
government where one person of few people possess unlimited p…
government where the power rest with the people
the power rest with a small group of powerful people
complex culture where large number of people share social str…
autocracy
government where one person of few people possess unlimited p…
democracy
government where the power rest with the people
22 terms
Ancient Civilization
prehistory
desert
livestock
tombs
prehistory ... Is when ... the time during the development of human…
decierto... a very hot,dry area pf land
ganado... fam animals;often used for food or trading
tumbas ... buildings in which people bury the dead
prehistory
prehistory ... Is when ... the time during the development of human…
desert
decierto... a very hot,dry area pf land
Ancient Civilization
Fertile
Nile river
Delta
Mediterranean Sea
where crops and vegetation can grow
The river in which early kingdoms in Egypt were centered arou…
A landform made of sediment that is deposited where a river f…
Large body of water that touches borders of northern Africa,…
Fertile
where crops and vegetation can grow
Nile river
The river in which early kingdoms in Egypt were centered arou…
15 terms
Ancient Civilization
AUTOCRACY
DEMOCRACY
OLIGARCHY
CIVILIZATION
Goverment where one person or few people possess unlimited po…
Goverment where the power rests with the people.
The power rests with a small group or powerful people.
Complex culture where large number of people share social str…
AUTOCRACY
Goverment where one person or few people possess unlimited po…
DEMOCRACY
Goverment where the power rests with the people.
Ancient Civilization
Fertile Land
Delta
Nile River
Mediterranean Sea
Bearing, producing, or capable of producing vegetation, crops,
A landform that forms at the mouth of a river, where the rive…
Originating in central Africa and flowing north to the Medite…
Surrounded by Europe, Asia, and Africa. The American Heritage
Fertile Land
Bearing, producing, or capable of producing vegetation, crops,
Delta
A landform that forms at the mouth of a river, where the rive…
30 terms
Ancient Civilizations
Archaeology
culture
fossil
artifacts
study of the past based on what people left behind
the knowledge, belief, customs, and values of a group of people
a part or imprint of something that was once alive
objects created and used by humans
Archaeology
study of the past based on what people left behind
culture
the knowledge, belief, customs, and values of a group of people
12 terms
Ancient Civilizations
geography
climate
natural resources
topography
the physical characteristics of a place.
the weather or temperature characteristics of a place.
resources that are found naturally that are not man-made (wat…
the physical height/elevation and makeup of the environment.
geography
the physical characteristics of a place.
climate
the weather or temperature characteristics of a place.
24 terms
Ancient Civilizations: Ancient Egypt
cataracts
delta
Menes
pharaoh
rapids that form on a river
triangle-shaped area of land made from soil deposited by a ri…
Egypt's first pharaoh, and founder (the one who started) the…
title used by the rulers of ancient Egypt; thought to be a go…
cataracts
rapids that form on a river
delta
triangle-shaped area of land made from soil deposited by a ri…
13 terms
Ancient Civilization
archeologist
artifacts
civilization
fertile
a person who learns about the human past by studying fossils…
objects made and used by early humans
a group of people with ways of life, religion, and learning
marked by great fruitfulness
archeologist
a person who learns about the human past by studying fossils…
artifacts
objects made and used by early humans
19 terms
Ancient Civilizations
ancient
archaeologist
civilization
culture
from a long time ago
someone who studies objects from the past
highly developed and organized society
art, ideas, and traditions of a nation or group
ancient
from a long time ago
archaeologist
someone who studies objects from the past
45 terms
Ancient Civilizations
Nile River
Indus River
Tigris and Euphrates Rivers
Huang He
The river that flows through Ancient Egypt
The river that flows through Ancient India
The rivers that flow through Ancient Mesopotamia
The river that flows through Ancient China
Nile River
The river that flows through Ancient Egypt
Indus River
The river that flows through Ancient India
25 terms
Ancient Civilizations
Nile River
Indus River
Tigris and Euphrates Rivers
Huang He
The river that flows through Ancient Egypt
The river that flows through Ancient India
The rivers that flow through Ancient Mesopotamia
The river that flows through Ancient China
Nile River
The river that flows through Ancient Egypt
Indus River
The river that flows through Ancient India
13 terms
Ancient Civilizations
civilization
society
citizen
nation
A large group of people who live and work cooperatively and s…
people living together in organized communities with shared l…
a person who legally belongs to a country and has the rights…
a large area of land that is controlled by its own government…
civilization
A large group of people who live and work cooperatively and s…
society
people living together in organized communities with shared l…
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