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91 terms
Prehistory to Civilization
Mediterranean
Black Sea
Caspian Sea
Persian Gulf
The #1 sea is ___
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Mediterranean
The #1 sea is ___
Black Sea
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11 terms
Civilization - prehistory to civilization
nomad
technology
Neolithic
Stone Age
person who moves from place to place in search of food
tools and skills people use to meet their basic needs
of or relating to the most recent period of the Stone Age ass…
a period of time during which people made tools and weapons f…
nomad
person who moves from place to place in search of food
technology
tools and skills people use to meet their basic needs
Prehistory to civilization
paleolithic age
neolithic age
the neolithic revolution
they were confined to domestic duties
What was known as the old stone age?
What was known as the new stone age?
When was there a shift from hunting and gathering to agricult…
Why was the status of women lowered?
paleolithic age
What was known as the old stone age?
neolithic age
What was known as the new stone age?
15 terms
Prehistory / Ancient Civilizations - Mulsow
nomad
animism
domesticate
polytheism
A person who moves from place to place in search of food
Belief that there are spirits in nature and natural forces.
The taming of wild animals for uses such as food, work, and t…
Belief in many gods
nomad
A person who moves from place to place in search of food
animism
Belief that there are spirits in nature and natural forces.
40 terms
Prehistory and Civilization
Define Prehistory and give an example…
What is the oldest known complete story?
What are artifacts and artisans?
What are fossils and what are they com…
Prehistory is the time before written record and an example o…
The Epic of Gilgamesh
Artifacts: an object formed by humans... Artisans: craftsman who…
Fossils: preserved records of living things through slow deca…
Define Prehistory and give an example…
Prehistory is the time before written record and an example o…
What is the oldest known complete story?
The Epic of Gilgamesh
91 terms
Prehistory to Civilization 2016 mac
Mediterranean
Black Sea
Caspian Sea
Persian Gulf
The #1 sea is ___
The #2 sea is ___
The #3 sea is ___
The #4 sea is ___
Mediterranean
The #1 sea is ___
Black Sea
The #2 sea is ___
15 terms
Prehistory / Ancient Civilizations - Mulsow
nomad
animism
domesticate
polytheism
A person who moves from place to place in search of food
Belief that there are spirits in nature and natural forces.
The taming of wild animals for uses such as food, work, and t…
Belief in many gods
nomad
A person who moves from place to place in search of food
animism
Belief that there are spirits in nature and natural forces.
18 terms
Prehistory and Early Civilization
History
prehistory
archaeologist
oral traditions
Written and other recorded events of the past
time before writing was invented
scientist who studies objects to learn about how humans lived…
stories passed down by word of mouth
History
Written and other recorded events of the past
prehistory
time before writing was invented
14 terms
World Civilization/Slusser Prehistory
This is defined as the study of human…
This term is defined as human like cre…
This is the time period characterized…
This human like creature's scientific…
Anthropology
Hominid
Paleolithic Age
Lucy
This is defined as the study of human…
Anthropology
This term is defined as human like cre…
Hominid
36 terms
Prehistory and American Civilization
Prehistroy
Artifacts
Anthropology
Archeaology
This is the time long before polytheistic age where the histo…
Sculptures or stones drawing that where created to represent…
Undercover and tell the stories of the artifacts.
Develop the artifacts
Prehistroy
This is the time long before polytheistic age where the histo…
Artifacts
Sculptures or stones drawing that where created to represent…
15 terms
Prehistory / Ancient Civilizations SCCMS
nomad
animism
domesticate
polytheism
A person who moves from place to place in search of food
Belief that there are spirits in nature and natural forces.
The taming of wild animals for uses such as food, work, and t…
Belief in many gods
nomad
A person who moves from place to place in search of food
animism
Belief that there are spirits in nature and natural forces.
91 terms
Prehistory to Civilization 2016 mac
Mediterranean
Black Sea
Caspian Sea
Persian Gulf
The #1 sea is ___
The #2 sea is ___
The #3 sea is ___
The #4 sea is ___
Mediterranean
The #1 sea is ___
Black Sea
The #2 sea is ___
91 terms
Prehistory to Civilization 2016 mac
Mediterranean
Black Sea
Caspian Sea
Persian Gulf
The #1 sea is ___
The #2 sea is ___
The #3 sea is ___
The #4 sea is ___
Mediterranean
The #1 sea is ___
Black Sea
The #2 sea is ___
25 terms
Prehistory and River Valley Civilization
Radiocarbon dating
Cuneiform
Polytheism
Artisans
is a method for determining the age of an object containing o…
relating to the wedge-shaped characters used in the ancient w…
the belief in or worship of more than one god.
a worker in a skilled trade, especially one that involves mak…
Radiocarbon dating
is a method for determining the age of an object containing o…
Cuneiform
relating to the wedge-shaped characters used in the ancient w…
14 terms
Prehistory and the Birth of Civilization
Dolmen
Lascaux
Matriarchy
Medium
a stone tomb formed by two posts capped by a lintel
Hall of bulls
a system of social organization in which descent and inherita…
the material in which an artist works
Dolmen
a stone tomb formed by two posts capped by a lintel
Lascaux
Hall of bulls
24 terms
Human prehistory to the early civilization
Pastoral nomadism
Laozi
Legalism
The Vedas
nomadism. Pastoral nomads, who depend on domesticated livesto…
Laozi (also Lao-Tzu /ˈlaʊˈdzʌ/ or Lao-Tze, Chinese: 老子; pinyi…
excessive adherence to law or formula.... THEOLOGY... dependence on…
the most ancient Hindu scriptures, written in early Sanskrit…
Pastoral nomadism
nomadism. Pastoral nomads, who depend on domesticated livesto…
Laozi
Laozi (also Lao-Tzu /ˈlaʊˈdzʌ/ or Lao-Tze, Chinese: 老子; pinyi…
14 terms
Prehistory and the Birth of Civilization
Matriarchy
Votive figure
Medium
Naturalism
a system of social organization in which descent and inherita…
figure or image to be offered or dedicated in accordance with…
the material (for example, marble, bronze, clay, fresco) in w…
a descriptive approach to the visual world that seeks to imit…
Matriarchy
a system of social organization in which descent and inherita…
Votive figure
figure or image to be offered or dedicated in accordance with…
8 terms
Prehistory and the Birth of Civilization
Dolmen
Post and lintel
Polychrome
Naturalism
A stone tomb formed by two posts capped by a lintel.
The simplest form of architectural construction consisting of…
Having many or various colors.
A descriptive approach to the visual world that seeks to imit…
Dolmen
A stone tomb formed by two posts capped by a lintel.
Post and lintel
The simplest form of architectural construction consisting of…
46 terms
Prehistory and the Rise of Civilization
BCE
CE
Era/period/age
Millennium
before the common era; the years before 0 CE
common era; the years from year 0 to the present day
terms used to refer to a specific duration of time marked by…
1,000 years; can also refer to a specific 1,000 year period,…
BCE
before the common era; the years before 0 CE
CE
common era; the years from year 0 to the present day
13 terms
Prehistory and the Birth of Civilization
Matriarchal religion (matriarchy)
Votive figure
Medium
Naturalism
a system of social organization in which descent and inherita…
figure or image to be offered or dedicated in accordance with…
the material (for example, marble, bronze, clay, fresco) in w…
a descriptive approach to the visual world that seeks to imit…
Matriarchal religion (matriarchy)
a system of social organization in which descent and inherita…
Votive figure
figure or image to be offered or dedicated in accordance with…
14 terms
HOA Prehistory and the Birth of Civilization
Woman of Willendorf
Cave paintings at Lascaux
Saharan rock painting, Tassili, Algeri…
Invention of pottery... Allows for preser…
-earliest work of art in the world... 25,000-20,000 B.C... -Only a…
-Hall of Bulls in france... -Shut down because of mold from brea…
Woman of Willendorf
-earliest work of art in the world... 25,000-20,000 B.C... -Only a…
Cave paintings at Lascaux
-Hall of Bulls in france... -Shut down because of mold from brea…
18 terms
Prehistory and the Birth of Civilization
Paleolithic
Neolithic
Dolmen
Matriarchy/ Matriarchal Religion
Both an era and an artistic style, Paleolithic is synonymous…
Both an era and an artistic style, Neolithic is synonymous wi…
A stone tomb made by two posts and a lintel
A social organization in which descent/ inheritance is marked…
Paleolithic
Both an era and an artistic style, Paleolithic is synonymous…
Neolithic
Both an era and an artistic style, Neolithic is synonymous wi…
7 terms
Prehistory Birth of Civilization
Paleolithic
Neolithic
BCE
Civitas
old stone age; hunted/cavemen
new stone age; birth of civilization
Before Christian Era
City-states
Paleolithic
old stone age; hunted/cavemen
Neolithic
new stone age; birth of civilization
16 terms
Early Civilizations- Prehistory
surplus
polytheistic
artisans
pictographs
more than necessary
believing in many gods
skilled craftspeople who made items like pottery or woven goods
simple drawings that look like the objects they represent
surplus
more than necessary
polytheistic
believing in many gods
30 terms
Foundations of Civilization Prehistory
Olduvai Gorge
prehistory
historian
artifact
deep canyon in Tanzania
the period of time before writing was invented
a person who studies how people lived in the past
an object made by humans
Olduvai Gorge
deep canyon in Tanzania
prehistory
the period of time before writing was invented
41 terms
Prehistory and Early Civilizations
Prehistory
Carbon-14 dating
Archaeologists
Anthropologists
...the term used to describe time before written history/reco…
...a scientific method used to determine the approximate age…
...scientists who find and analyze objects/artifacts left by…
...scientists who use artifacts and bone fragments to study t…
Prehistory
...the term used to describe time before written history/reco…
Carbon-14 dating
...a scientific method used to determine the approximate age…
9 terms
Prehistory & Birth of Civilization
cro-magnon
Matriarchal religion
votive figure
Medium
"Big headed people". A hominid of a tall erect race of the up…
a system of social organization in which descent and inherita…
Figure or image to be dedicated in accordance with a vow.
The material the artist uses
cro-magnon
"Big headed people". A hominid of a tall erect race of the up…
Matriarchal religion
a system of social organization in which descent and inherita…
18 terms
UNIT 1 PREHISTORY/CIVILIZATION
WHEN DID THE THE PALEOLITHIC ERA HAPPEN
WHEN DID THE NEOLITHIC AGE HAPPEN
WHAT ADVANCES OCCURRED IN TECHNOLOGY I…
WHAT ADVANCES OCCURRED IN TECHNOLOGY A…
2,000,000 BCE TO 9,000 BCE
9,000 BCE TO 3,000 BCE
CAVE PAINTINGS, ROCKS FOR TOOLS, FIRE
TOOLS MADE OF ROCK WOOD AND BONE, FARMING
WHEN DID THE THE PALEOLITHIC ERA HAPPEN
2,000,000 BCE TO 9,000 BCE
WHEN DID THE NEOLITHIC AGE HAPPEN
9,000 BCE TO 3,000 BCE
30 terms
Vocabulary Chapter 1 Prehistory - Civilization
history
prehistory
Archeologist
oral tradition
written record
time before written record
scientist who examines objects from the past... the digger
stories passed by mouth
history
written record
prehistory
time before written record
44 terms
Prehistory/Ancient Civilization
BCE
AD/CE
Culture
Artifacts
Before common era
Common era
The way of life of a group of people
Items left behind from a group of people
BCE
Before common era
AD/CE
Common era
14 terms
World Civilizations: Prehistory Vocabulary
prehistory
archaeology
anthropology
Paleolithic Age
The period of time before writing was developed.
The study of past societies through an analysis of what peopl…
The study of human life and culture.
Also called the 'Stone Age'. The early period of human histor…
prehistory
The period of time before writing was developed.
archaeology
The study of past societies through an analysis of what peopl…
9 terms
Human Prehistory to the Early Civilizations
Mesopotamia
Kericho
Shang Dynasty
Catal Huyuk
Mesopotamia: a region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers…
Jericho: a city located near the Jordan River in the West Bank.
Shang dynasty: The first dynasty in China. Rulers and their r…
Catal Huyuk: a very large Neolithic and Chalcolithic proto-ci…
Mesopotamia
Mesopotamia: a region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers…
Kericho
Jericho: a city located near the Jordan River in the West Bank.
22 terms
prehistory and early civilization
anthropologist
archeologist
artifact dating methods
civilization
studies human life and culture
studies past societies through what people left behind
carbon 14, association and stratigraphy
a complex culture in which large numbers of people share comm…
anthropologist
studies human life and culture
archeologist
studies past societies through what people left behind
46 terms
Prehistory/ancient Civilization
BC/BCE... AD/CE
Circa
Culture
Artifacts
-Before Christ... -After Death
(used with dates) -approximently
a peoples way of life
a human man-made object, such as a tool, weapon, or jewelry
BC/BCE... AD/CE
-Before Christ... -After Death
Circa
(used with dates) -approximently
18 terms
AH - Prehistory and First Civilizations
Mesopotamia
Tigris and Euphrates Rivers
Fertile Crescent
Sumer
Ancient region
Major rivers running through area
Agriculturally valuable crescent-shaped area in Middle East
Grandfather culture - language, city-states, and division of…
Mesopotamia
Ancient region
Tigris and Euphrates Rivers
Major rivers running through area
35 terms
Prehistory and River Valley Civilization
Foraging
Jarmo
Cuneiform
Hyksos
to obtain food or provisions
Jarmo is an archeological site located in Southern Kurdistan…
The wedge like characters used in ancient writing systems of…
a people of mixed Semitic and Asian descent who invaded Egypt…
Foraging
to obtain food or provisions
Jarmo
Jarmo is an archeological site located in Southern Kurdistan…
28 terms
Prehistory & the Birth of Civilization
Prehistory
BC/AD
BCE/ CE
Culture
The study of history before written records.
Before Christ/ ("During Christ")
Before Common Era/ Common Era
Values/behaviors shared by a group passed down by generations
Prehistory
The study of history before written records.
BC/AD
Before Christ/ ("During Christ")
18 terms
World Civ Prehistory to Civilization
Way of life of a society that is hande…
People who are always moving and don't…
Period of time during which the introd…
Spread of ideas customs and technologi…
Culture
Nomads
Neolithic Revolution
Cultural Diffusion
Way of life of a society that is hande…
Culture
People who are always moving and don't…
Nomads
12 terms
Prehistory vs. Civilization Test
Anthropology
Archeology
Neolithic
Civilization
The study of the origin and development of humans
The study of remains of past human life and culture
New Stone Age
A time when people progressed culturally and began to live in…
Anthropology
The study of the origin and development of humans
Archeology
The study of remains of past human life and culture
45 terms
Prehistory and Ancient Civilizations
Prehistory
Nomads
Silk Road
Untouchable
Time Before written record
People who travel from place to place in search of food
trade route linking China to the Mediterranean
Lowest part of the Hindu caste system
Prehistory
Time Before written record
Nomads
People who travel from place to place in search of food
32 terms
Kenyon - Prehistory & Early Civilizations
Creationism
Evolutionism
B.C.
A.D.
____ opposes the theory of evolution and the estimates of the…
Scientific theory that explains the existence of life on eart…
Time before the birth of Jesus Christ
Latin = anno domini = 'Year of our lord'. Measures the passag…
Creationism
____ opposes the theory of evolution and the estimates of the…
Evolutionism
Scientific theory that explains the existence of life on eart…
33 terms
Prehistory and the Birth of Civilization
Civilization
BC
BCE
AD
A settled group of people who work together, a structure of g…
Before Christ
Before the Common Era
Anno Domini
Civilization
A settled group of people who work together, a structure of g…
BC
Before Christ
33 terms
Prehistory and the Birth of Civilization
Civilization
BC
BCE
AD
A settled group of people who work together, a structure of g…
Before Christ
Before the Common Era
Anno Domini
Civilization
A settled group of people who work together, a structure of g…
BC
Before Christ
24 terms
"History Final" Prehistory and Civilization
Old Stone Age
Civilization Wheel
silt
cultural diffusion
an Old World cultural period (c. 2 million-c. 10,000 ) before…
advanced technology, record keeping, complex institutions, sp…
earthy matter, fine sand, or the like carried by moving or ru…
process in which a new idea or product spreads from one cultu…
Old Stone Age
an Old World cultural period (c. 2 million-c. 10,000 ) before…
Civilization Wheel
advanced technology, record keeping, complex institutions, sp…
15 terms
Prehistory and the Birth of Civilization
Animism
Culture
Cuneiform
Dolmen
The belief that the forces of nature are inhabited by spirits
The sum total of those things (including traditions technique…
("Wedge-shaped") One of humankind's earliest writing systems…
A stone tomb formed by two posts capped by a lintel
Animism
The belief that the forces of nature are inhabited by spirits
Culture
The sum total of those things (including traditions technique…
21 terms
Prehistory and the birth of Civilization
PreHistory
Artifacts
Culture
Paleolithic Age
Time period before written records
Remains such as tools, jewelry, and human made objects that m…
people's unique way of life, customs, family life, and social…
The old stone age, where the prehistoric people invented tool…
PreHistory
Time period before written records
Artifacts
Remains such as tools, jewelry, and human made objects that m…
18 terms
The Possibility of Civilization (Prehistory)
What accelerated human development (un…
Neolothic Era
Neolithic Development Phase
Invention of Agriculture
Increase in food supply; one scholar has labeled this the "Ne…
A period between the end of the hunting way of life and the b…
Does not begin or end everywhere at the same time
Led to a growth in food production
What accelerated human development (un…
Increase in food supply; one scholar has labeled this the "Ne…
Neolothic Era
A period between the end of the hunting way of life and the b…
7 terms
The First Civilizations and Empires Prehistory
Hominid
Homo sapiens
Neanderthals:
Homo sapiens sapiens:
A bipedal human-like creature that walked upright in Africa a…
Hominids that included Neanderthals and Homo sapiens sapiens
Lived between 100,000 B.C. and 30,000 B.C. in Europe and Turk…
Appeared in Africa between 150,000 and 200,000 years ago, pro…
Hominid
A bipedal human-like creature that walked upright in Africa a…
Homo sapiens
Hominids that included Neanderthals and Homo sapiens sapiens
23 terms
Prehistory and Birth of Civilization Test
What is prehistory?
Paleolithic
Hominid
Homo Habilis
History before written language
Old Stone Age
A family of primates that includes humans, our ancestors
Early hominids, thought to be one of the first to use stone t…
What is prehistory?
History before written language
Paleolithic
Old Stone Age
59 terms
Unit 1 - Prehistory to Early Civilization
Hominids
Homo sapiens
Africa
Homo sapiens
Humans and other creatures that walk upright
Means "wise men" (modern man)
Homo sapiens emerged in east . . . between 100,000 and 400,00…
. . . migrated from Africa to Eurasia, Australia, and the Ame…
Hominids
Humans and other creatures that walk upright
Homo sapiens
Means "wise men" (modern man)
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