History Vocabulary Crossword

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Aug 12, 2016
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the science or practice of farming agriculture
the attribution of a soul to plants, inanimate objects, and natural phenomena Animism
the study of human history and analysis of artifacts and other physical remains Archaeology
the determination of the age or date of organic matter carbon-dating
an object made by a human being, typically an item of cultural or historical interest artifact
the stage of human social development and organization that is considered most advanced Civilization
a group of close-knit and interrelated families (especially associated with families in the Scottish Highlands) Clan
the arts and other manifestations of humans backgrounds Culture
tame (an animal) and keep it as a pet or for farm produce Domesticate
a primate of a family (Hominidae) that includes humans and their fossil ancestors and also (in recent systems) at least some of the great apes Hominid
the primate species to which modern humans belong; humans regarded as a species Homo sapiens
movement from one part of something to another Migration
a member of a nomadic people who live chiefly by hunting, fishing, and harvesting wild food Hunter-Gatherer
the later part of the Stone Age Neolithic-Age
the revolution of the latest part of the stone ages Neolithic-Revolution
a member of a people having no permanent abode, and who travel from place to place to find fresh pasture for their livestock nomad
by word of mouth; spoken rather than writte Oral Language
early phase of the Stone Age Paleolithic-Age
the period of time before written records Prehistory
the application of scientific knowledge for practical purposes Technology

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Stone Age Crossword

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Sep 17, 2016
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Scientist who learns about past human life by studying fossils and artifacts Archaeologist
Weapon, tool, or other item made by humas Artifact
A person who studies and writes about the human past Historian
The earlist part of a time period Paleolithic
People who travel from place to place Nomad
Long periods of extreme cold Iceage
The newest part of a time period Neolithic
The taming of plants and animals Domesticate
The science or practice of farming Agriculture
A particular line of work Specialization

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The Beginning of Civilizations Crossword

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Feb 1, 2017
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Most ________ people were nomadic. Paleolithic
______ use artifacts and remains of ancient humans to learn about culture. Anthropologists
In present day ______, people raised beans, squash, and corn. Mexico
People began to form _____ during the Bronze Age Civilizations
People in the Bronze Age kept written records, like ______. Laws
The first civilizations started in the ______ ______ of Mesopotamia. River Valleys
The Neolithic Age is also called the ______ ______ ______. New Stone Age
In the Neolithic Age, people farmed and raised animals for ______. Food
The first modern humans appeared in ______. Africa
Paleolithic people invented the ______ and the bow and arrow. Spear

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Beginnings of Civilization - The Peopling of the World Crossword

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Feb 1, 2016
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Human-made objects, such as tools and jewelry Artifact
Scientists that studies culture Anthropologists
Humans and other creatures that walk upright Hominids
The earlier and longer part of the Stone Age Paleolithic Age
The New Stone Age Neolithic Age
The species name for modern humans Homo sapiens
Ways of appyling knowledge, tools, and inventions to meet their needs Technology
Highly mobile people Nomads
Nomadic hunters whose food supply depends on hunting animals and collecting plant foods Hunter-gatherers
The taming of animals domestication
The development of skills in a specific kind of work Specialization
Skilled workers who make goods by hand Artisans
Professional record keepers Scribes
Time when people began using bronze Bronze Age
Pyramind-shaped monument Ziggurat
Way of trading goods and services without money Barter
Long-lasting pattern of organization in a community Institution
A system of writing that means "wedge-shaped" Cuneiform
The agricultural revolution Neolithic Revolution
People's unique way of life Culture

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Prehistory Crossword

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Sep 1, 2016
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Record of past events history
Values, attitudes, and customs of a group Culture
History expert Historian
Declaration of Independence Primary Source
Your History Textbook Secondary Source
Scientist who studies objects left behind Archaeologist
An object left behind by a person for a practical purpose Artifact
scientist who studies the beginninngs and the behavior of people Anthropologist
A way to measure historic artifacts to determine their age Radiocarbon dating
Time before humans left written records Prehistory
group that includes humans and their closest relatives Hominids
A period of time when much of the Earth was frozen Ice Age
Died Out Extinct
a direct ancestor of modern humans Cro-Magnon

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World History Crossword Puzzle

Created
Sep 7, 2016
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They're people that move one place to another. Nomads
People that collect plants. Gathering
Animals that are use for traveling, hunting, and food source. Domestication
The Age started in 3000 B.C. Bronze
Sumer that is modern. Iraq
Ditches that transport water from one place to another. Irrigation
It is professional record of writing. Scribes
Is a system that stable societies/complex cultures. Class
They cut trees/grasses and burn them. Slash and Burn
It's when they focus in one thing/job. Specialization
This Age is when Ice Age is still occurring. Paleolithic
Ancient clay tablets. Stylus
It increase in fishing, small game , and gathering. Extinct
This Age is when Ice Age ended. Neolithic
3000 B.C. Sumerian scribes invent...... Cuneiform
Develops C. 7000 B.C. Agriculture
River that is (southern Iraq ). Euphrates
It is (mountain of god). Ziggurat
It is trading goods/services without money. Barter
It is extra food. Surplus

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Natural Selection Crossword

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Mar 15, 2017
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the period between the birth of one generation and the birth of the next generation generation time
the formation of new species as a result of evolution speciation
the process by which individuals that are better adapted to their environment survive and reproduce more successfully than less well adapted individuals do natural selection
a characteristic that improves an individuals ability to survive and reproduce in a particular environment adaptation
a group of organisms that are closely related and can mate to produce fertile offsring Species
the process in which inherited characteristics within a population change over generations such that new species sometimes arise Evolution
the trace or remains of an organism that lived long ago, most commonly preserved in sedimentary rock fossil
a historical sequence of life indicated by fossils found in layers of the earths crust fossil record
a genetically determined characteristic trait
the human practice of breeding animals or plants that have certain desired traits selective breeding
any method of determining whether an event or object is older or younger than other events or object relative dating
any method of measuring the age of an object or event in years absolute dating
the theory that explains how large pieces of the Earths outermost layer, called tectonic plates, move and chage shape plates tectonics

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PreHistory Crossword

Created
Aug 30, 2016
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human written past History
writes about human past historian
and object made by an human being in the past artifacts
study of humanity anthorpologist
the study of human activity by looking at artifacts archaeologist
remains of a prehistoric organism fossil
dishes made of baked clay pottery
Things use by prehistoric humans mostly to gather food Tools
era where prehistoric humans used stone tools Paleolithis age/era
Before christ/before common age b.c/b.c.e
People living together in an arranged community Society
prehistoric humans hunted food and gather plants,seeds,fruits,and nuts Hunters-gathers
moved where food was at that time nomad
Form of relationship where there are only 2 people together. monogamous
An open relationship polygamous
Where people made fire and tools like the ones when use today Neolithic Age/era
taming animals such as dogs and kittens ect. Domestication
When prehistoric people seetled down and starting making houses, giving up the nomad life agriculture
used to creat structures and monuments megaliths
to be good at on subject or skill specialization

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Earth History #1 Crossword

Created
Nov 12, 2016
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earliest era of earth history, ending 570 million years ago Precambrian
a core sample that is typically removed from an ice sheet ice core
between the end of the Precambrian eon and the beginning of the Ordovician period. Cambrian
the state or process of a species, family, or larger group being or becoming extinct. "the extinction of the great auk" extinction
a basic law of geochronology, stating that in any undisturbed sequence of rocks deposited in layers Law of superposition
a system of chronological dating that relates geological strata to time Geological time scale
any method of determining the age of earth materials or objects of organic origin based on measurement of short-lived radioactive elements radioactive dating
a fossil that is useful for dating and correlating the strata in which it is found Index fossil
process of determining an age on a specified chronology in archaeology and geology Absolute dating
the remains or impression of a prehistoric organism preserved in petrified form fossil
the science of determining the relative order of past events relative dating
the outermost layer of a planet crust

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I am a Nomad Crossword

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Aug 28, 2016
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Plants and animal Domestication
Relic Artifact
Center Institution
"Wise man" Homo-sapiens
Achievement Culture
Stone tools Neolithic Age
Overall system Specialization
Human Hominid barter
Crafts Artisan
Branch of knowledge Technology
Traveler Nomad
Features Bronze Age
Culture Civilization
Period of stone age Paleolithic Age
Swap Barter

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EVIDENCE OF EVOLUTION Crossword

Created
Jan 27, 2017
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the remains or impression of a prehistoric organism preserved in petrified form or as a mold or cast in rock. Fossils
make (something) suitable for a new use or purpose; modify. Adapt
a group of living organisms consisting of similar individuals capable of exchanging genes or interbreeding. Species
the process of developing or being developed. Development
the study of the physical features of the earth and its atmosphere, and of human activity as it affects and is affected by these, including the distribution of populations and resources, land use, and industries. Geography
having the same or a similar relation; corresponding, as in relative position or structure. HomologousStructure
in genealogy, any person to whom two or more persons claim descent; also, the most recent ancestral form or species from which two different species evolved. CommonAncestor
structures are similar or resembling in certain respects, in function or in appearance but not in evolutionary origin or developmental origin. AnalogousStructure
relying on or derived from observation or experiment. Empirical
an individual animal, plant, or single-celled life form. Organism
deoxyribonucleic acid, a self-replicating material present in nearly all living organisms as the main constituent of chromosomes. It is the carrier of genetic information. DNA
a distinctive attribute or aspect of something. Features
any of the pieces of hard, whitish tissue making up the skeleton in humans and other vertebrates. Bones
a period of ten years. Decades
the arrangement of and relations between the parts or elements of something complex. Structure
an anatomical feature that no longer seems to have a purpose in the current form of an organism of the given species. VestigialStructure
the branch of biology and medicine concerned with the study of embryos and their development. Embryology
The investigation and comparison of the structures of different organisms. ComparativeAnatomy
an English naturalist and geologist, best known for his contributions to the science of evolution. CharlesDarwin
the process by which different kinds of living organisms are thought to have developed and diversified from earlier forms during the history of the earth. Evolution

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