• Chapter 11 Notes
    historical period characterized by the production of tools form stone and other nonmetallic substances. S I Stone age first appeared two million years ago and lasted until around 4,000 years ago. Paleolithic- The period of the Stone Age associated with the evolution of humans. It predates the Neolithic period...
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  • ancient art
    Different Period and Their Works of Art Stone Age The stone age can be divided into two phases: Paleolithic (old stone age) and Neolithic (new stone age). During the Paleolithic, humans lived as nomadic hunter-gatherers. During the Neolithic, humans adopted and settled agricultural life. Neolithic...
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  • Ap World History Chaoters 1-6
    HominidsAustralopithecus | * A creature belonging to the family Hominidae, which includes human and humanlike species. * Australopithecus genus evolved in eastern Africa around 4 million years ago before spreading throughout the continent and eventually becoming extinct 2 million years ago. | Homo Erectus | An...
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  • Chapter 2 Outline
    | | Food Gathering and Stone Technology | * The period known as the Stone Age lasted from 2 million years ago to 4 thousand years ago. It is subdivided into the Paleolithic (Old Stone Age—to 10,000 years ago) and the Neolithic (New Stone Age). * The Paleolithic age is characterized by...
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  • Technology in Early Societies
    societies dating from 3500 B.C.E. to 500 B.C.E. With expansion of societies, we have witnessed advances in technology from peoples from Africa, Southern Asia, Eastern Asia, and those inhabiting the Americas and Oceania. Technology is another method to help empires and dynasties posses advantages in terms...
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  • The Birth of Civilization
    EARLY CIVILIZATIONS IN THE MIDDLE EAST TO ABOUT 1000 B.C.E. page 5 HOW DID control over water resources influence early Middle Eastern civilizations? ANCIENT NEAR EASTERN EMPIRES page 14 HOW DID conquest and trade shape early empires in the Near East? EARLY INDIAN CIVILIZATION page 16 WHAT INFLUENCES...
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  • Intro to Archaeo Mid Term Review Notes
    food sources. The transition from the Paleolithic and Mesolithic food gathering to the Neolithic reliance on agriculture took thousands of years. Beginning with the collection of wild food continuing with a lengthy period of actively tending to wild plants and animals, in some instances this led to the manipulation...
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  • World history paper
    lived Lesson 1 The Origin of the Earth 18th century- 1700-1799 James Hutton- geologist who asserted that the Earth is in existence for quite a long period of time. Geologists- study the Earth, the Earth’s crust, rocks, as well as plant and animal remains. Geologic time scale- formulation of various...
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  • Argumentative Essay on "Telivision Is the Leading Cause of Violence in Today's Society"
    Date range Phase Era 7000 - 5500 BCE Mehrgarh I (aceramic Neolithic) Early Food Producing Era 5500-3300 Mehrgarh II-VI (ceramic Neolithic) Regionalisation Era 5500-2600 3300-2600 Early Harappan 3300-2800 Harappan 1 (Ravi Phase) 2800-2600 Harappan 2 (Kot Diji Phase, Nausharo I, Mehrgarh...
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  • Contrast & Compare
    Name: ___________________________________ Period: __________ Date: _____________ THE COMPARE & CONTRAST ESSAY PACKET UNDERSTANDING WORDS Before students plan and write essays, they must understand the tasks that the prompts ask them to perform. This begins with understanding the words that...
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  • Explore the Reasons Why Agriculture Spread During the Neolithic Revolution and with the Help of Case Studies, Evaluate the Impact That Agricultural Development Had on Society as a Whole.
    the course of human history. Usually known as the “Neolithic Revolution”. (Simmons 2007: 1) There has been much speculation by academics in many disciplines as to the reasons why agriculture was developed and employed throughout the Neolithic revolution; and how the agricultural developments dispersed...
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  • Foundations
    1. Developing agriculture and technology 1. Agricultural, pastoral, and foraging societies, and their demographic characteristics (Include Africa, the Americas, and Southeast Asia.) 2. Emergence of agriculture and technological change 3. Nature of village settlements ...
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  • World History Lecture Notes
    ------------------------------------------------- Pigs are called secondary * ------------------------------------------------- 14 domesticated animals over 100 lbs The spread of the Neolithic Revolution * Climate too dry * Move from fertile crescent * Most villages were abandoned in fertile crescent * People over exploited...
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  • race
    recognizethat it was an African civilization to begin with. At our own University of California in SanDiego, ancient Egyptian history is taught under the Near Eastern rather than African division of the history department, as is the case in colleges across the country. In movies like The Mummy andThe Ten Commandments...
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  • Earth and Its Peoples Outline Toc
    Humanity, and History, to 3500 B.C.E. * African Genesis * History and Culture in the Ice Age * The Agricultural Revolutions * Life in Neolithic Communities * Diversity and Dominance: Cave Art * Environment and Technology: The Iceman 2. The First River-Valley Civilizations, 3500-1500...
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  • agriculture
    regions of the Americas.[3] Agricultural techniques such as irrigation, crop rotation, the application of fertilizers were developed soon after the Neolithic Revolution but have made significant strides in the past 200 years. The Haber-Bosch method for synthesizing ammonium nitrate represented a major breakthrough...
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  • Ch 1 ap world
    storage; shift of permanent settlements from small village to larger towns; The earliest complex societies arose in the great river valleys of Asia and Africa, around 3100 B.C.E. in the valley between the Tigris and Euphrates; Irrigation in the river water and arising of political power for organization of...
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  • Yayayaya
    WHAP 95 Theses 2012 Period 1: to 600 B.C.E. Technological and Environmental Transformations; Ancient Civilizations 1.1 Big Geography and Peopling the Earth 1. Describe and evaluate Paleolithic human society; demography, migrations, social gender structures and impact on environment. ...
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  • History of Africa
    hamisiwasike@yahoo.com Course Description The course deals with the history of Africa from the earliest times to the time of European imperialism. It is a course that acts as a foundation in understanding not only the history of Africa but also the history of other parts of the world. The objectives to be achieved...
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  • Ap world review
    http://resourcesforhistoryteachers.wikispaces.com/AP+World+History Period 1: Technological and Environmental Transformations, to c. 600 BCE Key Concept 1.1 Big Geography and the Peopling of the Earth What is the evidence that explains the earliest history of humans and the planet? What are...
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