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HA World History-Prehistory
paleoanthropologist
archaeology
myth
cave art
Studies the earliest humans and the setting in which they lived
The study of origins and development of people and their soci…
An interpretive story of the past that cannot be verified his…
Representation of animals and decorations in a rocky place fo…
paleoanthropologist
Studies the earliest humans and the setting in which they lived
archaeology
The study of origins and development of people and their soci…
33 terms
World History I - Prehistory
Paleolithic Era
Hunter-Gatherer
Migration
Fossils
also called the "Old Stone Age" - when people used simple sto…
a member of a nomadic group whose food supply depends on hunt…
the movement of people from one area to another
skeletons, bones, or any item that provides evidence of how l…
Paleolithic Era
also called the "Old Stone Age" - when people used simple sto…
Hunter-Gatherer
a member of a nomadic group whose food supply depends on hunt…
37 terms
world history chapter 1: Prehistory
archaeology
bureaucracy
artisan
cultural diffusion
The study of the physical remains and artifacts of early people
to run a government through different departments
skilled craftworkers who made specialized iron
The spread of ideas customs and technologies through migratio…
archaeology
The study of the physical remains and artifacts of early people
bureaucracy
to run a government through different departments
20 terms
Prehistory World History Metz
Paleolithic
Neolithic
Geography
Latitude
This era is defined when people were nomadic hunter/gathers a…
This shift to this era occurred when people learned to farm.
Study of people, their environments, and their resources
Distance north or south of the Equator
Paleolithic
This era is defined when people were nomadic hunter/gathers a…
Neolithic
This shift to this era occurred when people learned to farm.
46 terms
WORLD HISTORY: Chapter 1: Prehistory
history
humanity
culture
Historian
a word meaning the record of past events and the story of wha…
a word meaning the human race
this is the values, attitudes, and customs of a group
this is someone who is an expert in history
history
a word meaning the record of past events and the story of wha…
humanity
a word meaning the human race
30 terms
World History Unit 1-Prehistory-Mesopotamia
Technology
Slash and burn farming
Domestication
Artisan
How people modify the world around them to meet their needs o…
A method of clearing land for planting by cutting and burning…
the taming of animals for human use, such as work or as food
craftsman
Technology
How people modify the world around them to meet their needs o…
Slash and burn farming
A method of clearing land for planting by cutting and burning…
25 terms
WORLD HISTORY-Prehistory
Prehistory
Artifacts
Anthropology
Cultural Anthropology
A time before we created language or inventions.
Any item or relic like coins clothing or artwork.
The study of the development of people and their societies.
Study of cultures from past and present.
Prehistory
A time before we created language or inventions.
Artifacts
Any item or relic like coins clothing or artwork.
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World History Prehistory Terms
History
Culture
Historian
Primary source
The record of past events
The values, attitudes, and customs of a group
One who is an expert in history
A first-hand account of a historical event.
History
The record of past events
Culture
The values, attitudes, and customs of a group
36 terms
WORLD HISTORY - PREHISTORY
Historian
Fossil
Clan
Domesticate
One who is an expert on history
the remains of a prehistoric organism preserved in petrified…
A group of people of common decent; family
to tame; to bring plants or animals under human control
Historian
One who is an expert on history
Fossil
the remains of a prehistoric organism preserved in petrified…
62 terms
World History- Prehistory
geography
Location
place
movement
the study of people, their environments, and the resources av…
tells where a place is on the Earth. You can locate a place u…
described based on physical features and human characteristic…
people have moved from place to place since very early histor…
geography
the study of people, their environments, and the resources av…
Location
tells where a place is on the Earth. You can locate a place u…
15 terms
Foundation of world prehistory/history
Hunter-gather
culture
domestication
sedentary
is a term that describes a person who survives by hunting wil…
is a group's shared beliefs,practices and traditions
is a process
stays in a permanent place year round
Hunter-gather
is a term that describes a person who survives by hunting wil…
culture
is a group's shared beliefs,practices and traditions
61 terms
World History: Prehistory Test
Surplus
Culture
Nomad
Domesticated
Goods left over after all needs have been met
The way of life of a society, which includes its beliefs, val…
People who move from place to place in search of food
Plants and animals that are raised in a controlled way that m…
Surplus
Goods left over after all needs have been met
Culture
The way of life of a society, which includes its beliefs, val…
62 terms
World History- Prehistory
geography
Location
place
movement
the study of people, their environments, and the resources av…
tells where a place is on the Earth. You can locate a place u…
described based on physical features and human characteristic…
people have moved from place to place since very early histor…
geography
the study of people, their environments, and the resources av…
Location
tells where a place is on the Earth. You can locate a place u…
12 terms
World History Midterm - Prehistory
Paleolithic
Neolithic
cave painting
nomads
Old Stone Age - when they made bone and stone tools, fire was…
New Stone Age - when they made tools out of stone and eventua…
paintings that were left behind by humans as landmarks, to re…
hunters (men) and gathers (women) that were in bands of 20 to…
Paleolithic
Old Stone Age - when they made bone and stone tools, fire was…
Neolithic
New Stone Age - when they made tools out of stone and eventua…
35 terms
world history: prehistory
experts in the study of how people liv…
the primitive belief that spirits inha…
the period of time before people began…
the study of finding and analyzing art…
historian
animism
prehistory
archeology
experts in the study of how people liv…
historian
the primitive belief that spirits inha…
animism
27 terms
World History (Prehistory)
Prehistory
Artifacts
Anthropology
Cultural Anthopologists
The long history before invention or writing.
Small pieces of things such as clothes, coins, anything from…
The study of the development of people and their societies
Studying cultures from the past and present
Prehistory
The long history before invention or writing.
Artifacts
Small pieces of things such as clothes, coins, anything from…
10 terms
Prehistory Overview - World History
Prehistory
Anthropology
Archaeology
Artifact
history before writing
the study of human life and culture based on artifacts and hu…
the study of past societies through an analysis of what peopl…
objects made by humans
Prehistory
history before writing
Anthropology
the study of human life and culture based on artifacts and hu…
35 terms
World History: Prehistory
Archeology
Archeologist
Artifacts
Fossils
The study of historic and prehistoric peoples and their cultu…
Are scientists who study ancient fossils, settlements, and ar…
The remains left behind by people. (Ex. Tools, jewelry, potte…
The remains of ancient plants and animals
Archeology
The study of historic and prehistoric peoples and their cultu…
Archeologist
Are scientists who study ancient fossils, settlements, and ar…
22 terms
World History - (Prehistory)
Early hunter-gatherer human societies…
Which of the following is an example o…
Where did humans first appear in accor…
What effect did the inventions of the…
small nomadic clans of humans
using stone tools
africa
They developed permanent settlements
Early hunter-gatherer human societies…
small nomadic clans of humans
Which of the following is an example o…
using stone tools
35 terms
World History: Prehistory
what is the difference between prehist…
when does prehistory end and history b…
if historians study history who studie…
archaeologist
- Prehistory: before written history, times, all time before…
3,000 BCE
archaeologists
a scientist who learns about ancient people by studying the t…
what is the difference between prehist…
- Prehistory: before written history, times, all time before…
when does prehistory end and history b…
3,000 BCE
19 terms
World History & Geography: Prehistory
Agriculture
Anthropology
Archaeology
Artifact
The science or practice of farming, including cultivation of…
The study of mankind
The study of human history and prehistory through the excavat…
An object made by a human being, typically an item of cultura…
Agriculture
The science or practice of farming, including cultivation of…
Anthropology
The study of mankind
48 terms
World History Prehistory '15
geography
5 categories of georgaphy
prehistory
anthropology
the Earth's resources, environment, and people available to t…
1. location... 2. place... 3. human-environment interaction... 4. move…
a time before humans invented writing
the study of humans and their interactions
geography
the Earth's resources, environment, and people available to t…
5 categories of georgaphy
1. location... 2. place... 3. human-environment interaction... 4. move…
45 terms
World History Test- Prehistory
What is history?
History is...
What year did prehistory start in?
Why do we study history?
Records of the past shaping the future
Repetitive
Around 4000 b.c.
To learn from our mistakes and make sure we don't repeat what…
What is history?
Records of the past shaping the future
History is...
Repetitive
26 terms
World History 1: Prehistory
prehistory
archaeology
archaeologist
artifact
the long period of time before people developed systems of wr…
the study of past cultures through the things that remain suc…
a scientist who examines objects to learn about the human past
an object made by people long ago
prehistory
the long period of time before people developed systems of wr…
archaeology
the study of past cultures through the things that remain suc…
22 terms
World History Honors Prehistory
What is prehistory?
How is prehistory different from histo…
Where did the Stone Age get its name?
most important accomplishments of the…
time before events were written down
prehistory didn't have written records
the people back then used stone to make their tools
mastery of fire... invention of tools... development of language... de…
What is prehistory?
time before events were written down
How is prehistory different from histo…
prehistory didn't have written records
13 terms
Prehistory Terms Praxis World History
Prehistory
Lower Paleolithic
Upper Paleolithic
Neolithic
" period of human history before writing was developed"
Humans used Crude Tools
"Humans began to develop a wider variety of tools. These tool…
"Social structures became even more complex, including growth…
Prehistory
" period of human history before writing was developed"
Lower Paleolithic
Humans used Crude Tools
World history -prehistory
Artifact
Culture
Hominid
A human made object, such as a tool, weapon, or piece of jewl…
A peoples unique way of life,as shown by its tools, custom ar…
A primate of a family that includes human of their fossil anc…
Artifact
A human made object, such as a tool, weapon, or piece of jewl…
Culture
A peoples unique way of life,as shown by its tools, custom ar…
19 terms
World History Prehistory
prehistory
reasons for first writing
Archeologists
Anthropologists
before written history, all time before the invention of a wr…
economic reasons (costs, distribution)... religious ... agricultura…
study of artifacts (more specialized branch within anthropolo…
study of man
prehistory
before written history, all time before the invention of a wr…
reasons for first writing
economic reasons (costs, distribution)... religious ... agricultura…
45 terms
World History: Prehistory, Egypt
prehistory
how do we know about prehistory
geography
5 themes
before the records
science
the study of people, their environment and their resources
location on a map; place; interactions b/w people and their e…
prehistory
before the records
how do we know about prehistory
science
10 terms
World History Prehistory
hominid
artifacts
prehistory
animism
walks upright, humanlike
objects that people in the past created or used (coins and to…
the vast period of time before the development of writing
the belief that all living things in nature have spirits
hominid
walks upright, humanlike
artifacts
objects that people in the past created or used (coins and to…
13 terms
World History: Prehistory
Prehistory
Archaeologists
Geographers
Artifact
Before written history
People who study past peoples and their cultures through thei…
People who study the natural features of the earth
An object made by someone in the past
Prehistory
Before written history
Archaeologists
People who study past peoples and their cultures through thei…
16 terms
World History prehistory
Cuneiform
Oldcuval Gorge
Cata Huyok
Prehistory
writing , wedge shaped.
place full of human skeletal & cultural remains.
1 of the oldest city in the world from 7500 B.C.
Period of time before written records.
Cuneiform
writing , wedge shaped.
Oldcuval Gorge
place full of human skeletal & cultural remains.
35 terms
Prehistory/RCV World History
polytheism
barter
monsoon
agriculture
the belief in many God
to trade with
picking up wind
"civilized" way of living
polytheism
the belief in many God
barter
to trade with
59 terms
World History - Prehistory Vocabulary
Donald Johanson
Ice Age
Agriculture
"Lithic"
anthropologist who found an adult female hominid skeleton, Lu…
a period of time when a large portion of Earth's surface is c…
the practice of farming
nature of or relating to stone
Donald Johanson
anthropologist who found an adult female hominid skeleton, Lu…
Ice Age
a period of time when a large portion of Earth's surface is c…
18 terms
World history prehistory
archaeology
Anthropology
Radiocarbon dating
Domesticate
The study of early humans , prehistory , and artifacts
The study of humans
The determination of the age of organic matter
Taming a wild animal and making it into a pet
archaeology
The study of early humans , prehistory , and artifacts
Anthropology
The study of humans
30 terms
World History: Prehistory
Prehistory
Artifacts
Anthropology
Archaeology
Period of time before writing was invented
Objects made by humans
The study of the origins and the development of people and th…
Sub-branch of anthropology- Study of past people and cultures…
Prehistory
Period of time before writing was invented
Artifacts
Objects made by humans
World History: Prehistory
what is the difference between prehist…
when does prehistory end and history b…
if historians study history who studie…
archaeologist
- Prehistory: before written history, times, all time before…
3,000 BCE
archaeologists
a scientist who learns about ancient people by studying the t…
what is the difference between prehist…
- Prehistory: before written history, times, all time before…
when does prehistory end and history b…
3,000 BCE
59 terms
World History - Prehistory Vocabulary
Donald Johanson
Ice Age
Agriculture
"Lithic"
anthropologist who found an adult female hominid skeleton, Lu…
a period of time when a large portion of Earth's surface is c…
the practice of farming
nature of or relating to stone
Donald Johanson
anthropologist who found an adult female hominid skeleton, Lu…
Ice Age
a period of time when a large portion of Earth's surface is c…
20 terms
World History: Prehistory
anthropology
Homo sapiens
thermo-luminescence dating
archaeology
The study of human life and culture
Wise human being
determines an object's age through light given off by electro…
The study of past societies through an analysis of the items…
anthropology
The study of human life and culture
Homo sapiens
Wise human being
28 terms
World History Prehistory
Prehistory
records, stories, religion, harveting
3000 BCE
Archaeologists, Anthropologists
all time before the invention of a written language
What encourages a civilization to make a written language?
when prehistory ends and history begins
Who studies prehistory?
Prehistory
all time before the invention of a written language
records, stories, religion, harveting
What encourages a civilization to make a written language?
World History Prehistory
Archaeology
Anthropology
What is used to date objects
Hominid
The study behind of past through the analysis of what people…
Study of human life and culture through artifacts and fossils
Radiocarbon dating, Thermoluminescence, and DNA
Human creature that walks upright
Archaeology
The study behind of past through the analysis of what people…
Anthropology
Study of human life and culture through artifacts and fossils
48 terms
World History Prehistory '15
geography
5 categories of georgaphy
prehistory
anthropology
the Earth's resources, environment, and people available to t…
1. location... 2. place... 3. human-environment interaction... 4. move…
a time before humans invented writing
the study of humans and their interactions
geography
the Earth's resources, environment, and people available to t…
5 categories of georgaphy
1. location... 2. place... 3. human-environment interaction... 4. move…
42 terms
World History Prehistory Test
What does B.C stand for?
What doe A.D stand for?
What does B.C.E stand for?
What does CE stand for?
Before Christ, the number of years before the birth of Jesus
Anno Domini, Latin for Year of our Lord. Every year since the…
Before common Era
Common Era
What does B.C stand for?
Before Christ, the number of years before the birth of Jesus
What doe A.D stand for?
Anno Domini, Latin for Year of our Lord. Every year since the…
21 terms
World History- Prehistory
List the 5 themes of geography
what do latitude and longitude measure ?
what is the job of an archaeologist?
What is the study of origins and devel…
location, place, human environment, interaction, movement, re…
latitude N/S of equator longitude E/W of equator both- absolu…
study of past people and cultures also study artifacts
Anthropology
List the 5 themes of geography
location, place, human environment, interaction, movement, re…
what do latitude and longitude measure ?
latitude N/S of equator longitude E/W of equator both- absolu…
32 terms
Prehistory: World History A
Foraging societies
Pastoral societies
Is this a characteristic of Paleolithi…
Is this a characteristic of Paleolithi…
(hunters - gatherers) small groups of people who travel from…
domestication of animals... small - scale agriculture to supp…
Paleolithic
Paleolithic
Foraging societies
(hunters - gatherers) small groups of people who travel from…
Pastoral societies
domestication of animals... small - scale agriculture to supp…
27 terms
World history prehistory and mesopotamia
lucy
Homo Habilis
homo erectus
animism
upright walker, 3.5 feet tall, australopithicus afarensis, in…
first hominid to use tools
first hominid to leave africa
the belief that spirits animate evrything
lucy
upright walker, 3.5 feet tall, australopithicus afarensis, in…
Homo Habilis
first hominid to use tools
19 terms
world history prehistory
Prehistory
Geography
Anthropology
Culture
The long period of time before people invented sytems of writ…
The study of people, environments, and resources available to…
The study of the origins and development of people and their…
Refers to the way of like of a society that is handed down fr…
Prehistory
The long period of time before people invented sytems of writ…
Geography
The study of people, environments, and resources available to…
19 terms
World History Quiz (Prehistory)
Prehistoric artists made their paint
What were the 3 basic colors they woul…
They were obtained by
What did artists often choose?
From natural sources.
Yellow, black, and red
Clay, charcoal, minerals like iron and animal blood
They chose natural swellings or protrusions on cave walls.
Prehistoric artists made their paint
From natural sources.
What were the 3 basic colors they woul…
Yellow, black, and red
21 terms
World History - prehistory quiz
When populations migrated from Africa…
Women played a major role in the trans…
Early humans and pre-humans are member…
The shifts in climate during the Great…
skin pigmentation changed
they were the primary gatherers of wild plant foods
hominids
the evolution of large numbers of new species
When populations migrated from Africa…
skin pigmentation changed
Women played a major role in the trans…
they were the primary gatherers of wild plant foods
19 terms
world history: prehistory
How many years ago had dinosaurs come…
When did the first hominids appear?
Who discovered footprints in Tanzania?
Who was discovered by who in 1974?
65 million years ago
4 million years ago
Mary Leakey
Lucy by Donald Johanson
How many years ago had dinosaurs come…
65 million years ago
When did the first hominids appear?
4 million years ago
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