7th Grade H&G 701 quiz 2

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7th Grade H&G 701 quiz 2
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Characteristics of historians
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  1. Men have tried to date the earth by analyzing the ___________ of the ocean
    saltiness
  2. Men have tried to date the earth by analyzing the rate of ______________ of rocky layers
    sedimentation
  3. Men have tried to date the earth by analyzing the decay of _________________ materials
    radioactive
  4. Which of the following is a reliable method for dating the age of the earth?
    -Measuring salinity levels
    -measuring sedimentation
    -radioactive decay
    -none of the above
    none of the above
  5. The two main types of sources are _________ sources and ___________ sources
    • Primary
    • Secondary
  6. A source from the period being studied is a __________ source
    primary
  7. The four types of evidence can be combined into two main categories called _____________ remains and ___________ records
    • archaeological
    • written
  8. The study of the origin and life of planet earth is called:
    historical geology
  9. To remove preconcieved notions and ideas from one's mind before writing is to be _____________
    unprejudiced
  10. The practice of writing history is known as ______________
    historiography
  11. Exodus 20:1-11 tells how man should relate to __________
    God
  12. A source from some time after the priod being studied is a ______________ source
    secondary
  13. Man has a spiritual vacuum that only ____________ can fill
    God
  14. The story of man is called
    History
  15. One who studies ancient cultures by digging up their remains is called an:
    archaeologist
  16. One who writes history is called a:
    historian
  17. One who interprets ancient inscriptions is called:
    epigrapher
  18. One who speaks several languages and/or studies languages
    linguist
  19. One who is skilled in collecting and arranging data
    statistician
  20. One who studies coins, medals, or paper money
    numismatist
  21. What abbreviation means "in the year of our Lord"?
    A. D.
  22. Place the five steps of the historical method in the correct order

    (interpret, collect, synthesize, date and/or classify, analyze)
    • 1. Gather
    • 2. Date and/or Classify
    • 3. Analyze
    • 4. Interpret
    • 5. Synthesize
  23. What period of time is considered "Ancient History?"
    Creation to A.D. 500
  24. What time period is considered Midieval History?
    A. D. 500 to A. D. 1500
  25. What period of time is considered Modern History?
    A.D. 1500 to present
  26. B.C. means:
    Before Christ
  27. Studying the language in which a source is written falls into which step of the historical method? (Analysis, interpretation, synthesis, or collection)
    Interpretation
  28. The historian's decision on how to present the data takes place in which step? (analysis, interpretation, synthesis, or collection)
    Synthesis

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