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taming animals and adapting crops for human use
Iceman found in O. Alps
after stone age: people began to make items from Bronze
Neolithic village located present Turkey
early human-like being or hominid
Cyrus the Great
king of Persia and founder of the Persian empire
first king of Israel
5 books of Hebrew Bible
belief in many gods
1st pharoh of Egypt: credited for Upper and Lower Egypt, said founded Memphis (capitol of Egypt)
paper-like material made from sterm of reedy papyrus plant
led army to confront Hittites
Stone that contained carved messages in hieroglyphics, Greek and demotic. Led to deciphering of hieroglyphics.
seasonal winds in India
religious moral duties of individual (Hinduism)
(Hinduism) escape from cycle of rebirth
Joint Mohawk, Sennaca Government
eternal being that created world (Hinduism)
teaches best way to obtain Nirvanna to be monk or nun
Greek philosopher. Student of Plato. Logic was tool for any necessary inquiry. work became basis of medival scholasticism
using logic to solve problems
dozen of Greek city-states banned together to protect each other
show no emotion
city-state of ancient Greece
governed half of Rome with Antony
Paul of Tarsus
attracted non-Jews to Christianity
What are objects used by eary people?
Two earyly groups of Homo sapiens
buying and selling goods
Area between Tigirs and Eupharates rivers
Who created world's first empire?
What did the Phoenicians do very well?
What happened during the Exodus?
Moses led Israelites out of Egypt
Best soldiers in the Persian Army
Darius I & Cyrus the Great
How did the desert help Egypt?
difficult to cross-->dicouraged invasions
Egyptian form of writing
sacred text of Aryan society & history
building a SURPLUS!
heart of Persian army
Which religion practices yoga?
2 ways Buddhism spread through India
trade & missionary work
War that Athens surrendered to Sparta?
protect plebians against unjust patrician treatment
Language in Rome
Pax Romana era
Mayans keep records?
Center of Aztec Empire
Capital ciry of Incan Empire
Built cliff dwellings