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World History- Ancient Civilization
Olmec
Maya
Aztec
Inca
1st American civilization
Civilization of independent city-states in Central America
Highly developed civilization in Mexcio
Civilization that emerged from the Andes mountains of South A…
Olmec
1st American civilization
Maya
Civilization of independent city-states in Central America
World History- Ancient Civilization
Describe the lives of hunters/gatherer…
Explain the events and adaptations tha…
What advantages to the people living i…
What types of advancements did they cr…
They were nomads so they travel in small groups are always mo…
Learned to make fire, and use it to cook and for light. Start…
Better soil and climate for farming, had good animals for wor…
Better tools, bigger and better architecture, cuneiform writi…
Describe the lives of hunters/gatherer…
They were nomads so they travel in small groups are always mo…
Explain the events and adaptations tha…
Learned to make fire, and use it to cook and for light. Start…
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World History- Ancient Civilization
Characteristics of civilizations
Neolithic Revolution
the government structure of a typical…
Sumerian religion, compare and contras…
art and architecture- buildings, paintings ... government- a str…
gradual change, shift from Nomadic lifestyle, ... means settled
battled for control, turned to war leaders to protect them
Egyptians polytheism control every aspect of life gods were l…
Characteristics of civilizations
art and architecture- buildings, paintings ... government- a str…
Neolithic Revolution
gradual change, shift from Nomadic lifestyle, ... means settled
World History: Ancient River Civilizations
Sumer
Civilization
Specialize
Artisan
The first urban civilization (city-state) in ancient Mesopota…
a complicated form of culture that has to include the growth…
to focus on a single job or task.
skilled workers who specialized in their field of work like p…
Sumer
The first urban civilization (city-state) in ancient Mesopota…
Civilization
a complicated form of culture that has to include the growth…
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World History Ancient Civilization
society during the Paleolithic era was…
what was the name of the land bridge t…
the invention of ? allowed early socie…
some of the earliest human settlements…
nomadic
the bearing straight
agriculture
mesopotamia
society during the Paleolithic era was…
nomadic
what was the name of the land bridge t…
the bearing straight
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World History {Ancient Civilization}
How did geography influence Mesopotami…
How did the People Groups who lived in…
How does Hammurabi's Code differ from…
What does the size of the temple in an…
Mesopotamia had trouble developing due to its poor river floo…
They took over and gained control of land, traded, used and c…
Hammurabi's repercussions are more harsh and lethal resulting…
By building massive temples they were sacrificing their hard…
How did geography influence Mesopotami…
Mesopotamia had trouble developing due to its poor river floo…
How did the People Groups who lived in…
They took over and gained control of land, traded, used and c…
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World History Ancient Civilizations
The religion of belief of many gods ?
Earliest known writing form ?
What were the major jobs for Sumerians?
Ziggurats
Polytheism
Cuneiform
Farming
temple tower/pyramid made with colorful glazed bricks. (like…
The religion of belief of many gods ?
Polytheism
Earliest known writing form ?
Cuneiform
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World History ANCIENT CIVILIZATIONS
CULTURE
CIVILIZATION
FOUR GREAT REGIONS
SUMERIANS
When a group of people share the same traditions, politics, r…
When a culture develops there areas into very sophisticated s…
1- Fertile Crescent Mesopotamia (Tigris and Euphrates river)…
- Fertile Crescent ... - 4,000 B.C.... - Cuneiform Writing... - Archit…
CULTURE
When a group of people share the same traditions, politics, r…
CIVILIZATION
When a culture develops there areas into very sophisticated s…
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World History Ancient Civilizations
1. What do archaeologists study?
2. What was the period of time when hu…
3. What were the daily goals of nomadi…
4. What happened during the Agricultur…
Artifacts, objects made by humans
Prehistory, before writing, stoneage
Find food, hunting and gathering
People learned to farm and domesticate animals
1. What do archaeologists study?
Artifacts, objects made by humans
2. What was the period of time when hu…
Prehistory, before writing, stoneage
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World History Ancient Civilization
Monotheism
Polytheism
Patriarchy
Neolithic Age
Belief of one god
Belief of many gods
Societies in which males are socially and politically dominan…
New Stone Age
Monotheism
Belief of one god
Polytheism
Belief of many gods
World History - Ancient Civilizations
Polytheistic
City-State
Ziggurat
Theocracy
Belief in many gods
A small country, about the size of the city, with its own pol…
In ancient mesopotamia, the tower-like structure built from s…
...A country/civilization ruled by religious leaders or a civ…
Polytheistic
Belief in many gods
City-State
A small country, about the size of the city, with its own pol…
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Ancient World History Civilizations
Mesopotamia
Minoans
Myceneans
Ancient China
Modern day Iraq. Hot and dry region. Tigris and Euphrates riv…
Greeks on Island of Crete... Traded with Mesopotamia (mainly ol…
Inland Greeks... Founded on pastoralism... War oriented. Found ma…
Farming near Yellow and Yangzi Rivers. Silk production from c…
Mesopotamia
Modern day Iraq. Hot and dry region. Tigris and Euphrates riv…
Minoans
Greeks on Island of Crete... Traded with Mesopotamia (mainly ol…
World History Ancient civilization
medio hermano
media hermana
sombrino
sobrina
half brother
half sister
nephew
niece
medio hermano
half brother
media hermana
half sister
World History - Ancient Civilizations
Monarch
Artisan
Ziggurat
Aristocrasy
a sovereign head of state, especially a king, queen, or emper…
a worker in a skilled trade, especially one that involves mak…
a rectangular stepped tower, sometimes surmounted by a temple…
a form of government in which power is held by the nobility.
Monarch
a sovereign head of state, especially a king, queen, or emper…
Artisan
a worker in a skilled trade, especially one that involves mak…
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WORLD HISTORY - ANCIENT CIVILIZATION
Sumner
Babylonians
Hittites
Assyrians
-social hieararchy... -cuneiform writing... - advances in astronomy…
-legal code... -advances in astronomy and mathematics
-iron working
-legal regulation of royal household, libraries
Sumner
-social hieararchy... -cuneiform writing... - advances in astronomy…
Babylonians
-legal code... -advances in astronomy and mathematics
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World History Ancient Civilization
how many years ago were humans estimat…
how can we learn about evolution
how old is the world
who are believed to be the first civil…
40,000
through studying genetics of our ancestors
6 billion years
Egypt and Mesopotamia
how many years ago were humans estimat…
40,000
how can we learn about evolution
through studying genetics of our ancestors
World History: Ancient civilizations
Abraham Maslow
Nile river
Summerians
Mesopotamia
who said.....We have a hierarchy of needs, First physiologica…
The river in which early kingdoms in Egypt were centered arou…
learned how to irrigate crops and harvest, their civilization…
Sumeria, Babylonia, Assyria. These were located in?
Abraham Maslow
who said.....We have a hierarchy of needs, First physiologica…
Nile river
The river in which early kingdoms in Egypt were centered arou…
World History: Ancient Civilization
Cultural Diffusion
City-state
Empire
Animism
a spread of ideas, customs, & technology from one people to a…
political unit that included a city and the surrounding lands…
group of states or territories controlled by one ruler
belief that the world is full of spirits that inhabit both li…
Cultural Diffusion
a spread of ideas, customs, & technology from one people to a…
City-state
political unit that included a city and the surrounding lands…
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World History: Ancient Civilizations
Heiroglyphics
Ziggurat
Fertile Crescent
Egyptian
Form of picture writing developed by the Egyptians
Large buildings in Sumeria where the top was usually a temple…
The land where civilization rose, including Sumer and Babylon.
The society that was extremely focused on death.
Heiroglyphics
Form of picture writing developed by the Egyptians
Ziggurat
Large buildings in Sumeria where the top was usually a temple…
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World History: Ancient Civilizations
Artifact
Culture
Paleolithic Age
Neolithic Age
A Man-made object.
A persons unique way of life.
Old Stone Age
New Stone Age
Artifact
A Man-made object.
Culture
A persons unique way of life.
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World History Ancient Civilization
Main empires that contributed to
4 forces for change in these Earlier E…
Empire
How are empires connected?
Neo-Assyrians amd Persians of Southwest Asia, Vedic culture i…
Climate change ... Migration ... New technologies ... Administrative i…
Group of states or different ethnic groups that are brought t…
Through common languages, political systems, trade, and relig…
Main empires that contributed to
Neo-Assyrians amd Persians of Southwest Asia, Vedic culture i…
4 forces for change in these Earlier E…
Climate change ... Migration ... New technologies ... Administrative i…
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World History - Ancient Civilizations
The Near East
Cultural contributions of the ancient…
The Sumerians
Sumerian's achievements
Tigris & Euphrates Valley, the Fertile Crescent, and the Nile…
-first system of independent states... -first system of writing…
Creators of Mesopotamian civ. (3500-3000 BC)... Sargon establish…
-large scale irrigation projects ... -advanced math system... -inve…
The Near East
Tigris & Euphrates Valley, the Fertile Crescent, and the Nile…
Cultural contributions of the ancient…
-first system of independent states... -first system of writing…
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world history - ancient civilizations
Ancient view
Communist view
Evolutionary view
Redemptive view
view of history: see all history in terms of the rise and fal…
view of history: sees history as the struggles between classe…
view of history: all of history is progressing, we are evolvi…
view of history: kingdom of God overcoming the kingdom of man
Ancient view
view of history: see all history in terms of the rise and fal…
Communist view
view of history: sees history as the struggles between classe…
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World History: Ancient Civilizations
Mesopotamia
Sumer
The Babylonian Empire
Hammurabi's Code
The land between the Tigris and Euphrates river which has ric…
Southern region of Mesopotamia. The people who developed the…
Hammurabi was the leader of the land and decided to create an…
A group of laws that were gathered from many parts of the emp…
Mesopotamia
The land between the Tigris and Euphrates river which has ric…
Sumer
Southern region of Mesopotamia. The people who developed the…
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World History Ancient Civilizations
City State
Ziggurat
Cuneiform
Scribes
Political unit made up of a city and surrounding lands
Soaring pyramid temples
Earliest known form of writing
People trained to read and write, kept records for the Kingdom
City State
Political unit made up of a city and surrounding lands
Ziggurat
Soaring pyramid temples
30 terms
World History Ancient Civilizations
Civilization
Eight characteristics of civilization
Indus valley politics
Indus valley economics
Advanced state of human society in which a high level go cult…
Cities (water), government, religion, job specialization, soc…
Theocracy, religion and government inseparable, emperor Asoka…
No money system, advances in transportation, domestic animals…
Civilization
Advanced state of human society in which a high level go cult…
Eight characteristics of civilization
Cities (water), government, religion, job specialization, soc…
World History Ancient Civilizations
Ethics
Covenant
Judaism
Christianity
code of right conduct
an agreement
monotheistic religion of the hebrews
monotheistic religion based on the life and teachings of jesus
Ethics
code of right conduct
Covenant
an agreement
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World History- Ancient Civilizations
a form of ancient writing in which pic…
A place where some Egyptian kings/phar…
Most famous architecture in Egypt. Ins…
tall, thin pillars with pyramid-shaped…
Hieroglyphics
Valley of the Kings
Pyramids
Obelisk
a form of ancient writing in which pic…
Hieroglyphics
A place where some Egyptian kings/phar…
Valley of the Kings
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World History: Ancient Civilization
When did the Qin dynasty fall
What type of government did Shi Huangd…
What was the invention during the Han…
By which year did the Han Dynasty fall
202 B.C
Autocracy
Paper
228 A.D
When did the Qin dynasty fall
202 B.C
What type of government did Shi Huangd…
Autocracy
World History~ Civilizations of the Ancient World
Welcome to the Indus River Valley
Cities
Government
Public Works
- Settled around 3000 B.C. between the Indus River and Ganges…
- Hydraulic civilization (government-managed waterworks) base…
- Not much evidence to tell us about the government structure…
- Extensive and modern plumbing systems... - Houses had private…
Welcome to the Indus River Valley
- Settled around 3000 B.C. between the Indus River and Ganges…
Cities
- Hydraulic civilization (government-managed waterworks) base…
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World History Prehistory - Ancient Civilization
World History
Prehistory - Ancient Civilization Stud…
Prehistory - Egypt - Mesopotamia
1. What do archeologists study?
...
...
...
Artifacts, objects made by humans
World History
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Prehistory - Ancient Civilization Stud…
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World History Ancient Civilizations
Republic
Mesopotamia
Homer
Caste
A represenitive Democracy where citizens elect represenitives…
The first city-state to rise between the Tigris and Euphrates…
The blind poet who wrote the Illiad and Odyssey
India's social hierarchy (ranking system)
Republic
A represenitive Democracy where citizens elect represenitives…
Mesopotamia
The first city-state to rise between the Tigris and Euphrates…
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Ancient Civilizations World History
Paleolithic
Mesolithic
Neolithic
Neanderthals
"Old Stone"... Nomadic economy... Simple, blunt stones... Government b…
"Middle Stone"... Transition period... Hunting and fishing, settlem…
"New Stone"... Economy shifts away from nomadic to agriculture... D…
First to bury their dead with items... Physical traits: small fo…
Paleolithic
"Old Stone"... Nomadic economy... Simple, blunt stones... Government b…
Mesolithic
"Middle Stone"... Transition period... Hunting and fishing, settlem…
World History Ancient Civilizations
hominid
Homo Sapien
Homo Erectus
Cuneiform
any member of the family of two-legged primates
Wise Man
Upright Man
Sumerian writing
hominid
any member of the family of two-legged primates
Homo Sapien
Wise Man
World History- ancient civilizations
Paleoithic period
neolithic period
polytheistic
cuneiform
stone tools
people started farming- Agriculture
multiple gods
mesopotamia writing form
Paleoithic period
stone tools
neolithic period
people started farming- Agriculture
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World History; Ancient Civilizations
Archaeology
Anthropology
Hominid
Homo sapiens sapiens
the study of past societies through an analysis of the items…
Study of human life and culture based on artifacts and fossils
Humans and other hum alike creatures that stand and walk upri…
"wise, wise humans"; a species that appeared in Africa betwee…
Archaeology
the study of past societies through an analysis of the items…
Anthropology
Study of human life and culture based on artifacts and fossils
World History Ancient Civilizations
Patrician
Plebain
Frugality
Triumviate
Upper class Roman citizen
Low/Middle class Roman citizen
Conserving resources, living within your means
Rule of 3
Patrician
Upper class Roman citizen
Plebain
Low/Middle class Roman citizen
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World History Ancient Civilizations
Civilization
Patriarchal
Buddism
Confucianism
A complex culture in which large numbers of people share basi…
Dominated my men... Women had very few legal rights & privileges
A religious doctrine introduced in northern India in the sixt…
The system of political and ethical ideas formulated by the C…
Civilization
A complex culture in which large numbers of people share basi…
Patriarchal
Dominated my men... Women had very few legal rights & privileges
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World History-Ancient Civilizations
Neolithic Revolution
Fertile Cresent
Mesopotamia
Egypt
New Stone Age
Area of Fertile Soil between the Tigris and Euphrates Rivers
An early civilization in the Fertile Cresent
An early civilization in Northern Africa along the Nile river
Neolithic Revolution
New Stone Age
Fertile Cresent
Area of Fertile Soil between the Tigris and Euphrates Rivers
29 terms
World History Ancient Civilizations
Redemptive
Ancient
Evolutionist
Communist
Kingdom of God overcoming the kingdom of man
Rise and Fall of civilizations (fish eating fish)
History is progressing. We are always evolving and improving
The struggle between classes of people
Redemptive
Kingdom of God overcoming the kingdom of man
Ancient
Rise and Fall of civilizations (fish eating fish)
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World history ancient civilizations
Paleolithic Era
Mesolithic Era
Neanderthals, Homo sapiens
Prehistoric or Prehistory
It extends from the earliest known use of stone tools 2.6 mil…
Or Middle Stone Age was the time where homo erectus invented…
Or Neolithic Era, They were closely related to modern humans…
The time before writing.
Paleolithic Era
It extends from the earliest known use of stone tools 2.6 mil…
Mesolithic Era
Or Middle Stone Age was the time where homo erectus invented…
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World History: Ancient Civilizations
Hanging Gardens
Mesopotamia
Major city-state in Mesopotamia
Ur of Chaldea (Mesopotamia)
Babylon
Present day Iraq with parts of Iran, Syria and Turkey
Ur
Abraham's land of origin
Hanging Gardens
Babylon
Mesopotamia
Present day Iraq with parts of Iran, Syria and Turkey
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World History Ancient Civilizations
city-state
ziggurat
theocracy
empire
a state with political and economic power over the surroundin…
a massive stepped tower dedicated to the chief god of the Sum…
government by divine authority
a large political unit/state, usually under a single leader,…
city-state
a state with political and economic power over the surroundin…
ziggurat
a massive stepped tower dedicated to the chief god of the Sum…
World History: Ancient Civilizations
Patrician
Plebian
Frugality
Triumvirate
upper class Roman citizen
lower/middle class Roman citizen
conserving resources, living within your means
rule of 3
Patrician
upper class Roman citizen
Plebian
lower/middle class Roman citizen
World History Ancient Civilizations
Archaeologists
Artifacts
Paleolithic Age(old Stone Age)
Neolithic Age(new Stone Age)
Scientists who study past societies through an analysis of wh…
Anything made and left behind by humans (weapons, pottery, je…
2,500,000-10,000 BCE, Hunting, gathering, wandered, caves, fi…
8000-4000 BCE, Planting/growing food, taming animals, settled…
Archaeologists
Scientists who study past societies through an analysis of wh…
Artifacts
Anything made and left behind by humans (weapons, pottery, je…
World History Ancient civilizations
adobe
pueblo
kivas
maize
Pit houses formed by digging shallow holes in the ground and…
type of homes many stories high with rooms developed by the A…
a meeting place for religious ceremonies
another word for corn
adobe
Pit houses formed by digging shallow holes in the ground and…
pueblo
type of homes many stories high with rooms developed by the A…
13 terms
World History- Ancient Civilizations
polytheistic, gloomy view of after lif…
first to write down laws (Hammurabi)
first people to make tools out of iron…
made iron weapons for armies... first lib…
Sumerians
Babylonians
Hitties
Assyrians
polytheistic, gloomy view of after lif…
Sumerians
first to write down laws (Hammurabi)
Babylonians
128 terms
World History Ancient Civilizations
What mountain range separates northern…
This region receives the least rain am…
This region runs inland from the easte…
What is the principal crop of Northern…
Quinling Shandi
Northern China
China Proper
Wheat
What mountain range separates northern…
Quinling Shandi
This region receives the least rain am…
Northern China
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World History Ancient Civilizations study guide
polytheism
monotheism
Book of the Dead
Chandragupta Maurya
Belief in many gods
Belief in one God.
A collection of about 200 spells and charms used to help the…
..., He founded India's first empire. He was an Indian prince…
polytheism
Belief in many gods
monotheism
Belief in one God.
128 terms
World History: Ancient Civilizations
What does Mesopotamia mean?
Where is present day "Mesopotamia"?
What are ziggurats?
What is the difference between polythe…
Land between two rivers
Syria, Iraq
Pyramid shaped structure at center of the city for worship of…
Polytheistic: many gods... Monotheistic: one god
What does Mesopotamia mean?
Land between two rivers
Where is present day "Mesopotamia"?
Syria, Iraq
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