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  1. It's the story of man's achievement and failures through the ages.
    Records of what happened since the beginning of time.
    It's also the study as well of the present and the future because the past is the key to understand one's present and our link to a better successful future.
    HISTORY
  2. He studies ancient man in terms of his arts and customs evident in artifacts.
    ARCHEOLOGIST
  3. Because archeologists dig excavations and looks for relics they are also called what?
    THE "PICK-AND-SHOVEL" HISTORIAN
  4. He studies man in terms of his race and culture.
    ANTHROPOLOGIST
  5. He studies man's remains from fossils.
    Paleontologist
  6. They study and serves as recorders.
    They write down what they have learned and discovered about history.
    HISTORIANS
  7. Refers to objects which human beings made like ornaments and others in the pass; can also burial or civilization sites.
    RELICS or FOSSILS
  8. Refers to human and animal bones or teeth and other traces which plants or animals left in rock.
    FOSSILS
  9. It refers to stories told through time and handed from one generation to another.
    ORAL HISTORY
  10. Tales of gods and goddesses.
    MYTHS
  11. Tales of mortal heroes
    EPIC
  12. Oldest epic known.
    EPIC OF GILGAMESH
  13. Oldest epic in India
    RAMA
  14. Oldest epic in England.
    BEOWULF
  15. Origin of things.
    LEGEND
  16. Origin of the place's stories.
    FOLKLORE
  17. Stories about (talking) animals.
    FABLES
  18. What do you call the cave man in China?
    PEKING MAN
  19. What do you call the cave man in Palawan, Philippines?
    TABON MAN
  20. What do you call the cave man in Java, Indonesia?
    JAVA MAN
  21. What do you call the cave man in Southern France?
    - he was the 1st prehistoric man that practice "arts."
    CRO-MAGNON MAN
  22. What do you call the cave man in Düsseldorf, Germany?
    - they bury their dead and believe in after life.
    - they preserve their dead by means of mummification.
    NEANDERTHAL MAN
  23. He is The Father of History.
    HERODOTUS
  24. This may include "journals or diaries" and historical accounts or reports.
    Primary sources refer to sources where direct information has been taken.
    Ex: Records
    PUBLIC MATERIALS or PUBLIC DOCUMENTS
  25. 2 commonly used in measuring the age of an object.
    CARBON DATING & COUNTING THE NUMBERS OF RING IN A TREE
  26. What is the name of the mummy located at the north-side of the Philippines. (both in English & Tagalog)
    E: SAGADA & T: KABAYAN
  27. Who were the 2 people that classified the division of history based on their works on it?
    CHRISTIAN JURGENSEN THOMSEN & JENS JACOB ASMUSSEN WORSAAE
  28. It was the absence of written record: History was studied based on "unwritten" evidence like tools, drawings, and ornaments.
    PREHISTORIC
  29. It came from the the Greek word Palaios. (3,750,000-8,000 B.C.) (Stone Age)
    PALEOLITHIC
  30. Prehistoric man during the Old Stone Age was called _ _ _ _ _ which literally means wanderer.
    NOMAD
  31. He temporarily dwells in cave or in make-shift tent made out of _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ or _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _.
    BRANCHES & ANIMAL SKIN
  32. What kind of tools cave man used which are crude and sharp? Give 4.
    • DAGGER
    • SPEAR
    • AXE
    • WOODEN STICK
  33. What was the prehistoric most common tool used.
    HAND AXE
  34. What was the name of the cave in Rizal where stick figures of early Filipinos were found.
    ANGONO
  35. What was the greatest achievement of the caveman?
    FIRE
  36. Where was the Neanderthal Man was found? (100,000-40,000 years ago)
    NEANDERTHAL VALLEY IN DÜSSELDORF, GERMANY
  37. What period was in the time 9,000-4,000 years ago?
    - they were skilled people
    NEOLITHIC PERIOD
  38. What do Neolithic people do as craftsmen? (3)
    • BLACKSMITH
    • SHIP BUILDER
    • WOOD MAKER or CARPENTER
  39. Tools used by Neolithic people. (3)
    • HAMMER
    • AXE
    • SPEAR
  40. In the metal age what were the 2 metals used as ornaments?
    GOLD (AU) & SILVER (AG)
  41. What was the 1st metal probably used because it was easy to work(craft)?
    COPPER (Cu 3,000-2,000 B.C.)
  42. Where was Copper found?
    MT. SINAI
  43. Bronze is a mixture of 2 elements namely...
    COPPER & TIN
  44. It was used in South West Asia some 5,000 years ago as weapons.
    BRONZE
  45. It's a metal that was discovered 4,000 B.C. but only used in 1,500 B.C.
    - it is easily melt and cheap.
    - also used as forts and building cities.
    IRON (FE)
  46. What do you call the writings of the Sumerians before?
    CUNEIFORM
  47. What do you call the writings of the Chinese before?
    CALLIGRAPHY
  48. What do you call the writings of the Egyptians before?
    HIEROGLYPHICS
  49. What do you call the time of civilization of the Fertile Crescent, India, China, Greece, Rome?
    ANCIENT
  50. Transpired in Europe from Dark Age or Byzantine Empire. Renaissance, Age of Exploration and Discovery. Reformation or Counter-Reformation: Enlightenment or age of Reason (Intellectual Revolution).
    MEDIEVAL
  51. Industrial or Scientifical Revolution; Nationalism (Nation-Building) World War 1 & 2; Cold War (a.k.a. Silent War) and Neocolonialism (20th & 21st Century.
    MODERN
  52. Give examples of early civilization
    • SUMERIAN
    • SHANG
    • MAYAN
    • AZTEC
    • INCA
    • INDUS VALLEY

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