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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…
67 terms
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
75 terms
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…
8 terms
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…
50 terms
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.
42 terms
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…
78 terms
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
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…
35 terms
World History Ancient Civilizations study guide
polytheism
monotheism
Chandragupta Maurya
Buddhism
Belief in many gods
Belief in one God.
*He founded India's first empire. ... *Indian prince who conque…
Religion that began in India that believes suffering is cause…
polytheism
Belief in many gods
monotheism
Belief in one God.
24 terms
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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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…
8 terms
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
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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…
49 terms
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…
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…
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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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OCA World History Ancient Civilizations
Hittites
Phoenicians
Phonetic Alphabet
Carthage
The group of people who toppled the Babylonian empire and wer…
A maritime people who spread their alphabet to others includi…
an alphabet that contains a different symbol for each individ…
A city state located in North Africa which fought and was def…
Hittites
The group of people who toppled the Babylonian empire and wer…
Phoenicians
A maritime people who spread their alphabet to others includi…
100 terms
Wilson/Vinson AP World History Ancient Civilizations
Sumerian City-States
Hammurabi and Babylonian Empire
Nebuchadnezzar and New Babylonian Empire
Iron Metallurgy
The Sumerian city-states came into play when their population…
The Babylonian Hammurabi reigned from 1792 to 1750 B.C.E. He…
The New Babylonian Empire ruled from 600 to 550 B.C.E. It's a…
In 1300 B.C.E craftsmen from Hittite society developed techni…
Sumerian City-States
The Sumerian city-states came into play when their population…
Hammurabi and Babylonian Empire
The Babylonian Hammurabi reigned from 1792 to 1750 B.C.E. He…
10 terms
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…
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
15 terms
World History: Ancient Civilizations
First iron-working
Hammurabi's code
Shi huanagdi
Calligraphy
Hittites
Babylonians
Qin
Shang
First iron-working
Hittites
Hammurabi's code
Babylonians
30 terms
World History- ancient civilizations
Acropolis
Agora
Aqueducts
Aristocrats
temple at the top of the Greek polis
public square
artificial channels for carrying water
nobles
Acropolis
temple at the top of the Greek polis
Agora
public square
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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
70 terms
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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Ancient civilizations world history
Cultural diffusion
1
2
3
The spread of culture
Cities and urban centers
Buildings and monumental architecture
Economic specialization
Cultural diffusion
The spread of culture
1
Cities and urban centers
55 terms
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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Ancient Civilizations Praxis World History
Egyptians
Sumerians
Babylonians
Assyrians
"one of the most advanced ancient cultures, having developed…
"first to invent the wheel, and also brought irrigation syste…
"best known for the Code of Hammurabi, an advanced law code."
"developed horse-drawn chariots and an organized military."
Egyptians
"one of the most advanced ancient cultures, having developed…
Sumerians
"first to invent the wheel, and also brought irrigation syste…
100 terms
AP World History Ancient Civilizations
Sumerian City-States
Hammurabi and Babylonian Empire
Nebuchadnezzar and New Babylonian Empire
Iron Metallurgy
The Sumerian city-states came into play when their population…
The Babylonian Hammurabi reigned from 1792 to 1750 B.C.E. He…
The New Babylonian Empire ruled from 600 to 550 B.C.E. It's a…
In 1300 B.C.E craftsmen from Hittite society developed techni…
Sumerian City-States
The Sumerian city-states came into play when their population…
Hammurabi and Babylonian Empire
The Babylonian Hammurabi reigned from 1792 to 1750 B.C.E. He…
38 terms
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
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
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
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…
50 terms
World History- Ancient Civilizations
nomads
slash-and-burn
hunter-gathers
domestication
highly mobile people who moved from place to place looking fo…
to cut down and burn trees to clear space for open land.
people who hunted and gathered food
to tame animals
nomads
highly mobile people who moved from place to place looking fo…
slash-and-burn
to cut down and burn trees to clear space for open land.
59 terms
World History: Ancient Civilizations
Paleolithic Era
Nomads
Hominids
"Lucy"
Time period where people hunted and gathered for food; The Ol…
People who moved from place to place, hunting and gathering t…
Members of the group of the earliest human species or human l…
Skeleton of earliest known hominid (3.1 million years old) fo…
Paleolithic Era
Time period where people hunted and gathered for food; The Ol…
Nomads
People who moved from place to place, hunting and gathering t…
23 terms
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)
Artifacts
Anthropology
Culture
Archaeology
An object made by a human being, typically an item of cultura…
The study of humans, past and present
The arts and other manifestations of human intellectual achie…
The study of human activity through the recovery and analysis…
Artifacts
An object made by a human being, typically an item of cultura…
Anthropology
The study of humans, past and present
30 terms
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
42 terms
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
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…
21 terms
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
18 terms
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
25 terms
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…
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
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Ancient Civilizations World History
Where is mesopotamia located?
What is a fertile crescent?
what are pyramid shaped monuments?
What is the belief in life after death?
Iraq
region of rich soil with curved shape.
ziggurat
afterlife
Where is mesopotamia located?
Iraq
What is a fertile crescent?
region of rich soil with curved shape.
28 terms
Ancient civilizations world history
Dynasty
Divsion of labor
Ziggurat
Archaeologist
Is a line of rulers from the same family
Is when people have defined roles in society (artisan ,crafts…
A structure used to worship ancient gods
Is a scientist who studies artifacts left behind
Dynasty
Is a line of rulers from the same family
Divsion of labor
Is when people have defined roles in society (artisan ,crafts…
15 terms
World History: Ancient Civilizations
Who were the Nomads?
Hunter-Gatherers
What happened during the Neolithic Rev…
What are the parts of a civilization?
People who move from place to place
Men hunted for food, women gathered berries, fruits, nuts, an…
People learned how to farm or produce their own food, new ski…
cities, organized governments, complex religions, job special…
Who were the Nomads?
People who move from place to place
Hunter-Gatherers
Men hunted for food, women gathered berries, fruits, nuts, an…
20 terms
World History - Ancient Civilizations
Culture
Cultural Diffusion
Ethnocentrism
Paleolithic Age
A people's unique way of life, as shown by it's tools, custom…
The spread of people's way of life
To judge another culture based on the perspective of one's cu…
A prehistoric period during which people made use of stone to…
Culture
A people's unique way of life, as shown by it's tools, custom…
Cultural Diffusion
The spread of people's way of life
12 terms
World history-ancient civilizations
sumerian challenges
sumerian overcame how?
written code of laws, why important?
5 characteristics of civilization
flooding, drought, limited resources
dug ditches, built walls,
maintain order, shows right and wrong, punishes people, prote…
specialized workers, social classes, public works, advanced c…
sumerian challenges
flooding, drought, limited resources
sumerian overcame how?
dug ditches, built walls,
30 terms
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…
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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