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What function did regional city-states play in the Tigris-Euphrates civilization?
Sedentary Agriculture is a characteristic of
What region developed the first writing system?
Sumarians, Mesopotamians, Middle Easterns
Where did the Neolithic Revolution begin?
The main difference beteween Egypt and Mesopotamia was...
A Noteable charateristic of the Hunting and Gathering societies was...
They organized Small Groups into political units
The most isolated of the early river civilizations was...
Chinese (Yellow River Civilizations)
Before civilizations, a notable characteristic of the human species was
We survived, spread across the globe, and reproduced
Why did the initail inhabitants of Australia not develop agriculture?
They were too isolated
The worlds first written law code was an achievement of the ___________ civilization
Sumarians, Mesopotamians, Babylonians
Why were metal tools preferred over stone tools
- 1. Metal tools are sharper and more precise
- 2. More accurate for use
- 3. Great diversity in shapes
- 4. Longer lasting/ More durable
What tools were used during the Paleolithic Age?
Simple stone tools
Governments became more formal and bureaucratic when _______________ was developed
Development of writing
What was unique about the Jewish Monotheism?
- 1. Forgiving God
- 2. Less human-like OR More abstract
_________________ River Valley suffered from numerous natural disasters?
Indus River Valley