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32 terms
Prehistory
Primary source
Secondary source
Latitude
Longitude
An original document containing the observations, ideas, and…
A secondhand account of an event or a retelling of another pe…
Distance north or south of the equator
Distance east or west of the prime meridian, measured in degr…
Primary source
An original document containing the observations, ideas, and…
Secondary source
A secondhand account of an event or a retelling of another pe…
20 terms
Prehistory
Homo Sapien
Migrate
Hunter/Gatherers
Paleolithic (Stone Age)
The biological species to whch modern human beings belong to
The act of moving from one place to another to settle into
A member of a nomadic group whose food supply depended on hun…
A prehistoric period that lasted from about 2,500,00 to 8,00…
Homo Sapien
The biological species to whch modern human beings belong to
Migrate
The act of moving from one place to another to settle into
9 terms
Prehistory
Culture
Nomads
Hunter-Gatherers
Paleolithic Age
A way of life developed by the people in the area
People who normally travel in groups and do not reside in one…
Self-explanatory. People hunted for food and gathered herbs
The age in which tools were used by humans
Culture
A way of life developed by the people in the area
Nomads
People who normally travel in groups and do not reside in one…
29 terms
Prehistory
Prehistory
Archaeologist
Anthropologist
Historians
is the period when no written language existed.
Study artifacts to explain the past.
studies dead human remains to explain past.
make educated guesses based on evidence
Prehistory
is the period when no written language existed.
Archaeologist
Study artifacts to explain the past.
20 terms
Prehistory
Nomads
Culture
Archeologist
Prehistory
A member of a group that has no specific home and moves from…
Beliefs, customs, or arts
Someone who studies ancient past through material remains
Period of time before written records
Nomads
A member of a group that has no specific home and moves from…
Culture
Beliefs, customs, or arts
14 terms
Prehistory
Chasseurs cuilleurs
Societé agricole
Creation de mayas
Creation de bible
Un societé qui on chasse et ramasse le nourriture.
Un societé qui pousse leur propre norriture, ils on cultivé l…
Dieu a forme l'homme mais il y avais fait les grands faut cha…
Jour 1: lumiére, jour et nuit. Jour 2: separé les eaus et fai…
Chasseurs cuilleurs
Un societé qui on chasse et ramasse le nourriture.
Societé agricole
Un societé qui pousse leur propre norriture, ils on cultivé l…
Prehistory
Artifact
Culture
Hominid
Paleolithic Age
human-made objects, I.E. tools and jewelry
people's unique way of life
humans/other creatures that walk upright
Old Stone Age
Artifact
human-made objects, I.E. tools and jewelry
Culture
people's unique way of life
25 terms
Prehistory
Paleo Indians
Archaic Indians
Woodland Indians
Mississippian Indians
Nomadic hunters/early gatherers; projectile knives; early atl…
Hunters/gatherers; perfected atlatl; pottery
Hunters/gatherers; subsistence farming; invented bow and arro…
Surplus farming; supplemented by hunting/gathering; large vil…
Paleo Indians
Nomadic hunters/early gatherers; projectile knives; early atl…
Archaic Indians
Hunters/gatherers; perfected atlatl; pottery
35 terms
Prehistory
Culture
Artifacts
Hominids
Paleolithic Age
The term for the unique way of life of a group of people
Human made objects such as tools and jewelry, these items mig…
Name for humans and other creatures that walk upright such as…
Old Stone Age , lasted from 2.5 million to 8000 B.C.
Culture
The term for the unique way of life of a group of people
Artifacts
Human made objects such as tools and jewelry, these items mig…
30 terms
Prehistory
Location
Region
Movement
Human-environment interactions
Mathematical coordinates ... Longitude, laditude ... Street name a…
Basic unit of geographical study
Interactions ... People, goods, move across our globe
How people adapted to or changed the place where they live... W…
Location
Mathematical coordinates ... Longitude, laditude ... Street name a…
Region
Basic unit of geographical study
84 terms
Prehistory
High Relief
Low Relief
Sunken Relief
Paleolithic
figures project significantly
figures project slightly
figures carved into background surface
Old Stone Age
High Relief
figures project significantly
Low Relief
figures project slightly
30 terms
Prehistory
Out of Africa
Hominids
Bipedalism
Adaptation
The theory that humans started in Africa then over time migra…
First human like creatures
Moving on two limbs rather than four
Ability to alter behavior and to innovate, finding new ways t…
Out of Africa
The theory that humans started in Africa then over time migra…
Hominids
First human like creatures
23 terms
Prehistory
Prehistory
Historians
Artifacts
Anthropology
what we call the long period of time before people invented w…
are scholars who study and write about the past
objects made by humans. that helps us understand how they lived
person who studies about the origins and development of their…
Prehistory
what we call the long period of time before people invented w…
Historians
are scholars who study and write about the past
10 terms
Prehistory
Universe
Earth
Life
1st Primates
13.7 billion years old
4.6 billion years old
3.5 billion years old
60 million years ago
Universe
13.7 billion years old
Earth
4.6 billion years old
29 terms
Prehistory
Homo Sapiens
Hunter-Gatherers
Paleolithic
Culture
Modern man
People who depended on animals and plants for food
Old Stone Age (2.5 million- 8000 BCE)
A set of beliefs, knowledge, and patterns of living a group o…
Homo Sapiens
Modern man
Hunter-Gatherers
People who depended on animals and plants for food
38 terms
prehistory
BC
AD
age of universe
age of earth
before christ (common era)
Anno Domini (common era)
20 bil yrs old
4.5 bil yrs old
BC
before christ (common era)
AD
Anno Domini (common era)
Prehistory
Paleolithic Age
Neolithic Age
Homo Sapiens
Cuneiform
"Old Stone Age," lasted from 2,5 million-8,00 BC, many tools…
"New Stone Age," lasted from 8,000-3,000 BC, in which humans…
Species name for modern humans, means "wise man"
Created in 2,300 BCE by Sumerians as a system of writing
Paleolithic Age
"Old Stone Age," lasted from 2,5 million-8,00 BC, many tools…
Neolithic Age
"New Stone Age," lasted from 8,000-3,000 BC, in which humans…
17 terms
Prehistory
history
prehistory
stone age
hunters and gathers
Written and other recorded events of people
Time before writing was invented
The period of time when humans relied primarily on stone tools.
People who survive by searching for wild plants and animals.
history
Written and other recorded events of people
prehistory
Time before writing was invented
25 terms
Prehistory
Prehistoric
Prehistoric people
A cave
A caveman
Préhistorique
Les hommes et les femmes de la préhistoire
Une grotte, une caverne
Un homme des cavernes
Prehistoric
Préhistorique
Prehistoric people
Les hommes et les femmes de la préhistoire
15 terms
prehistory
creationism
evolution
culture
cave drawings
the belief of a higher power creating the world, usually in a…
the belief that humans naturally evolved from previous animals
the set of beliefs, knowledge, and patterns of living that a…
we can tell random things from their culture: animals, creati…
creationism
the belief of a higher power creating the world, usually in a…
evolution
the belief that humans naturally evolved from previous animals
11 terms
Prehistory
Prehistory
Who treated the sick
What caused illness
Treatments
People believed evil spirits caused illness. Cure - A medicin…
Medicine men and women in the tribes
People believed illness was caused by evil spirits punishing…
Charms (Didn't work)... Casts of mud,leaves and sticks... Praying t…
Prehistory
People believed evil spirits caused illness. Cure - A medicin…
Who treated the sick
Medicine men and women in the tribes
26 terms
Prehistory
Geography
Anthropology
Archaeology
Artifacts
is the study of people, their environments, and the resourves…
is the study of the origins and development of people and the…
is a specialized branch of anthropology.
What do Archaeologists study?
Geography
is the study of people, their environments, and the resourves…
Anthropology
is the study of the origins and development of people and the…
66 terms
Prehistory
pre-history
cultural anthropology
biological anthropology
linguistics
the study of history before written documents/literacy
The scientific study of the development of human cultures bas…
Scientific discipline concerned with the biological and behav…
The study of the development of language families.
pre-history
the study of history before written documents/literacy
cultural anthropology
The scientific study of the development of human cultures bas…
64 terms
Prehistory
Circa
Nomads
Pastoral nomads
Why is geography relevant to history?
refers to dates that are unexact also can be written as ca.
wanderers, no permanent home
nomads looking for pastures for the herds of animals
GEOGRAPHY IS THE STAGE ON WHICH ALL OF HISTORY IS SET
Circa
refers to dates that are unexact also can be written as ca.
Nomads
wanderers, no permanent home
34 terms
prehistory
paleolithic
animism
homo erectus
homo sapiens sapiens
old stone age
worship of spirits in nature
humans in the beginning of the paleolithic age
humans in the end of the paleolithic age/mesolithic age/from…
paleolithic
old stone age
animism
worship of spirits in nature
9 terms
Prehistory
prehistory
who danced?
primary dance theme
The shaman
before written history
everyone
fertility
possessed magical powers, lead dancer, taught dances to the t…
prehistory
before written history
who danced?
everyone
15 terms
Prehistory
The time before ________ history began…
The Old Stone Age... Also known as the __…
How did life begin? There are two theo…
Where did life begin?... ________ and ___…
Recorded
Paleolithic
Creationism (religious) and Evolution (scientific)
Mary and Louis Leakey
The time before ________ history began…
Recorded
The Old Stone Age... Also known as the __…
Paleolithic
17 terms
Prehistory
Questions of Art History and Archeolog…
Question of Survival particularly as i…
What are the main tenets of Paleolithi…
Know the possible meanings of figural…
functional vs. aesthetics... Art: symbolic & emotional... Artifact:…
...
PORTABLE, primitive, survival, symbolic,
Venuses - fertility & procreation, symbolic magic, religious,…
Questions of Art History and Archeolog…
functional vs. aesthetics... Art: symbolic & emotional... Artifact:…
Question of Survival particularly as i…
...
51 terms
prehistory
australopithecus-4
homo habilis- year
homo habilis 2 traits
homo habilis ape traits
-powerful jaws... -small brain... -ate vegetation... -similar to humans
2 million b.c.
ape-like... human-like
-long arms... -lived in trees... -scavengers... -social
australopithecus-4
-powerful jaws... -small brain... -ate vegetation... -similar to humans
homo habilis- year
2 million b.c.
15 terms
Prehistory
prehistory
hominid
ancestor
tool
the time before there was writing
an early ancestor of humans
a relative who lived in the past
any handheld object that has been modified to help a person a…
prehistory
the time before there was writing
hominid
an early ancestor of humans
45 terms
Prehistory
linguist
geologist
chemist
botanist
studies languages comparing them for similarities
studies and explains the changes in the earth's surface that…
studies how old ancient objects are often times identifying u…
studies ancient pollen found in soil and rocks to describe th…
linguist
studies languages comparing them for similarities
geologist
studies and explains the changes in the earth's surface that…
39 terms
prehistory
prehistory
3 major eras of prehistory
what happens after prehistory
how do we know about prehistory
time before writing
homonids, paleollithic, neolithic
history
artificats, fossils, and ruins of places
prehistory
time before writing
3 major eras of prehistory
homonids, paleollithic, neolithic
29 terms
Prehistory
Jade Cong
Great Hall of the Bulls
The Ambum Stone
Bushel with Ibex motifs
China
Lascaux, France
New Guinea
Iran
Jade Cong
China
Great Hall of the Bulls
Lascaux, France
10 terms
Prehistory
Nomads
Neolithic age
Archaeologist
Prime meridian
A person who travels does not have a permanent home
The time when people switched from hunting to farming
Someone who studies fossils
The vertical line on earth at zero
Nomads
A person who travels does not have a permanent home
Neolithic age
The time when people switched from hunting to farming
14 terms
Prehistory
Paleolithic Age (Old Stone Age)
early hunter-gatherer societies
mesolithic age (middle)
neolithic age (new)
simple stone tools... people spread across land following food
kins group (20-40 fam.)... clan... tribe... equal sexes... develop tools…
12,000-8000 B.C. (started at end of the last ice age)... dogs do…
8000 BC ... agriculture - women ... neolithic revolution... increase i…
Paleolithic Age (Old Stone Age)
simple stone tools... people spread across land following food
early hunter-gatherer societies
kins group (20-40 fam.)... clan... tribe... equal sexes... develop tools…
34 terms
Prehistory
Approx age of our Universe
New Stone Age (8000 - 3000 BC)
Old Stone Age (2.5 Million - 8000 BC)
taming of animals for a constant sourc…
13 Billion
Neolithic Age
Paleolithic Age
domestication
Approx age of our Universe
13 Billion
New Stone Age (8000 - 3000 BC)
Neolithic Age
11 terms
Prehistory
Culture
Archaeologists
Artifacts
Paleontologists
Peoples unique way of life
Specially trained scientists who learn about early people by…
Human made objects such as tools or jewelry; these items migh…
Study fossils
Culture
Peoples unique way of life
Archaeologists
Specially trained scientists who learn about early people by…
30 terms
Prehistory
prehistory
artifact
fossil
primary source
time before written records
man-made object from the past
the remains of a natural object
an original object or document
prehistory
time before written records
artifact
man-made object from the past
20 terms
Prehistory
archaeologist
geographer
historian
social scientists
a scientist who studies ancient artifacts
a scientist who studies the natural features of the Earth
a scientist who studies written records
scholars who study human society
archaeologist
a scientist who studies ancient artifacts
geographer
a scientist who studies the natural features of the Earth
40 terms
Prehistory
A complex culture in which large numbe…
designates the early period of human h…
Selective growing or breeding of plant…
The first domesticated animal
Civilization
Paleolithic age
Domestication
dog
A complex culture in which large numbe…
Civilization
designates the early period of human h…
Paleolithic age
55 terms
Prehistory
Layer of buildup in prehistoric cave :…
Layer of buildup in prehistoric cave:…
Palientologist
Geologist
Natural material buildup
Blocks fall off the ceiling slowly building up
Tells geological age of remains
Determines climate conditions
Layer of buildup in prehistoric cave :…
Natural material buildup
Layer of buildup in prehistoric cave:…
Blocks fall off the ceiling slowly building up
26 terms
Prehistory
Paleolithic
Neolithic
Hominids
Louis Leaky
The old stone age with hunting and gathering, remarkable art,…
Began in the middle east. Had food production, polished stone…
Humans and relatives of humans closer than chimpanzees
A British paleoanthropologist and archaeologist whose work wa…
Paleolithic
The old stone age with hunting and gathering, remarkable art,…
Neolithic
Began in the middle east. Had food production, polished stone…
9 terms
Prehistory
Australopithecus
Homo Habilis
Homo erectus
Homo sapiens/ Neandrathal
1. Could stand and walk upright... 2. Vegetarian ... 3. Had opposab…
1. Created stone tools... 2. Found in east Africa ... 3. Lived in n…
1. Larger and more varied tools... 2. Created fire... 3. More advan…
1. Found in Neander valley Germany ... 2. First humans to bury d…
Australopithecus
1. Could stand and walk upright... 2. Vegetarian ... 3. Had opposab…
Homo Habilis
1. Created stone tools... 2. Found in east Africa ... 3. Lived in n…
23 terms
prehistory
the new stone age is also known as
Neolithic farming communities divided…
graves with food and artifacts have le…
what is the basic difference between t…
Neolithic age
free time
in life after death
new stone age people changed from being hunters and gatherers…
the new stone age is also known as
Neolithic age
Neolithic farming communities divided…
free time
20 terms
Prehistory
Nomads
Culture
Archeologists
Prehistory
a member of a people having no permanent abode, and who trave…
the arts and other manifestations of human intellectual achie…
an archaeologist is a person who studies human history, parti…
Is a time before recorded history
Nomads
a member of a people having no permanent abode, and who trave…
Culture
the arts and other manifestations of human intellectual achie…
20 terms
prehistory
What is The Definition of History
What is The Definition of Prehistory
Paleolithic Age is The
Neolithic Age is The
The Systematic Study of Causes and Effects of Human Actions o…
Before Written Records
Old Stone Age
New Stone Age
What is The Definition of History
The Systematic Study of Causes and Effects of Human Actions o…
What is The Definition of Prehistory
Before Written Records
52 terms
Prehistory
Prehistory
History
Historians
Archaeology
The time before there was writing; to study prehistory, histo…
Study of the past.
People who study and write about the human past.
Study of the past based on what people left behind.
Prehistory
The time before there was writing; to study prehistory, histo…
History
Study of the past.
28 terms
Prehistory
Historian
Archaeology
Artifacts
Scholars who study and write about the historical past
Branch of anthropology is the study of the people's past and…
Objects made by human beings. Tools weapons pottery clothing…
Historian
Scholars who study and write about the historical past
Archaeology
Branch of anthropology is the study of the people's past and…
46 terms
Prehistory
What are the three periods in order?
How long did the first age last?
How long did the second age last?
How long did the third age last?
Paeolithic Age, Mesolithic Age, and Neolithic Age
2 million BCE-10,000 BCE
11,000 BCE-4000 BCE
10,000 BCE-3000 BCE
What are the three periods in order?
Paeolithic Age, Mesolithic Age, and Neolithic Age
How long did the first age last?
2 million BCE-10,000 BCE
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