Directions – Complete the following review sheet by writing in the correct information for all the statements/words in bold. This outline follows the College Board course outline for AP World History.
1. Time: Periodization in Early Human History & What ushered in the next period?
Paleolithic Age: Major developments- Stone tools, natural shelters, fire, warfare bury dead, migration, organization, gender roles emerge, and village organization.
Neolithic Age: Population increases, harvesting wild grains, food surplus, job specialization, animal domestication, inventions, religion government, and gender differences.
Ancient Civilizations: Agricultural changes, economic changes, irrigation, artisans, religious organization, social classes develop, advanced cities with centers of trade, new tools, record keeping (scribes), institutions for government, religion, and education.
Classic Civilizations: China: Zhou, Qin, Han; India: Aryans, Maurya, Gupta; Mediterranean: Persian, Greece, Roman Empire.
2. Foraging & Pastoral Societies: Their Demographic Characteristics
o Chiefs, religious leaders
o Natural shelters
o Small bands based on food availability
o Stone Tools
• Gender roles:
o Egalitarian society
o Men: Hunt
o Women: Gather
o Both important and equal
o Population increase
o ‘Revolution’- gradual
o Job specialization
o One farmer= feeds
o Government emerges
o Organized irrigation
o Distribute surplus
o Religion emerges
o Nature based religion
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