's Vocabulary Crossword Puzzle

Created
Aug 27, 2016
Type
Crossword
Description

This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

Forest floors are cleared by fire are then planted. Slash & Burn
The original human economy. Hunting&Gathering
Nomadic hunters & gatherers. Band
When bronze tools were 1st introduced. Bronze Age
The succession of technological innovation. Neolithic Revolution
The New Stone Age. Neolithic Age
Early Urban Culture. Catal Hüyük
Societies distinguished by realiance. Civilization
A form of writing developed by the Sumerians. Cuneiform
Also known as Huanghe. Yellow River
1st Chinese dynasty. Shang
Shanans or Priests in the Chinese society. Orcles
Between the rivers. Mesopotamia
massive towers usually associated with the Mesopotamia temple complexes. Ziggurates
Form of political organization typical of Mesopotamia. City-State
People who migrated into Mesopotamia. Sumerians
Collapsed due to foreign invasion. Babylonian Empire
Major urban complex of the harrapan civilization. Harappa
Laid out on a grid pattern. Mohenjo Daro
Monument architecture typical of Old Kingdom Egypt. Pyramids
Title of Kings Of Ancient Egypt. Pharaoh
Pictographic characters grouped together. Ideographs
Worship of a single God. Monotheism
Seafaring civilization located on the the shores of Eastern Medditerean. Phoenicians
The humanoid species that emerged as most successful. Homo Sapiens

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Ancient Civilizations Crossword

Created
Aug 11, 2017
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The river that flows through Ancient Egypt nile
The river that flows through Ancient India indus
The rivers that flow through Ancient Mesopotamia TigrisandEuphrates
The river that flows through Ancient China HuangHe
Means "land between two rivers" Mesopotamia
The large Middle East region where many prosperous civilizations used the rich soil for agriculture FertileCrescent
Skilled workers, like a carpenter or brick maker artisans
People who trade goods merchants
A large Sumerian temple used for religious worship ziggurat
Wedge-shaped writing used in Mesopotamia cuneiform
An independent city that has its own ruler, government, and name city-state
Nickname for river valleys Cradle of Civilization
Ancient Egyptian writing that uses symbols in lines hieroglyphics
The leader of Egypt who was also considered a god pharaoh
levels of people in society; wealth often = power socialclass
civilizations in Mesopotamia where city-states organized similar cultures Sumerian
The type of government that is led by religious leaders theocracy
The belief in only one god monotheism
The belief in more than one god polytheism
The list of religious and moral guidelines followed by the Hebrews tencommandments
The religion followed by the Hebrews judaism
The list of harsh laws and punishments used in Babylon in Mesopotamia hammurabiscode
The father of Judaism abraham
An artisan who has learned to write and read scribe
The Chinese belief that dead ancestors in heaven approve of their leaders MandateofHeaven
Family of rulers dynasty
Way of life culture
Complex culture civilization
Political system government
King or Queen; power by birth Monarch
cause of civilization agriculture
1st effect of civilization populationincrease
2nd effect of civilization specialization
3rd effect of civilization cities
Process of drying a dead body mummification
Tomb for Pharaohs pyramid
Rigid social class structure in India; born into & stay castesystem
Ancient trade route silkroad
Rich upper class aristocracy
Protection greatwall

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World History Crossword Puzzle

Created
Sep 7, 2016
Type
Crossword
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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

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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The Beginning of Civilizations Crossword

Created
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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River Valley Civilizations Crossword

Created
Aug 15, 2018
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the land between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers mesopotamia
the second step in civilization cities
belief in many gods polytheism
king of Mesopotamia with famous law code Hammurabi
Egypt's river Nile
Egyptian kings are called Pharaoh
built in Egypt as tombs for rulers Pyramids
river valley civilization in India Indusvalley
pyramids in Mesopotamia ziggurats
first writing cuneiform
writing in Egypt hieroglyphics
canals used to water crops irrigation
river on which Ancient China developped HuangHe
right to rule given by god to Chinese rulers Mandateofheaven
major food source for the Olmecs maize
symbols that represent sound alphabet

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GLOBAL 9H Crossword

Created
Sep 13, 2017
Type
Crossword
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the king of egypt pharaoh
triangle structures, massive tombs pyramids
king of babylonians Hammurabi
people from babylon. under Hammurabi's rule Babylonians
massive towers used as shrines ziggurats
created cuneiform alphabet Sumerians
early civilization found in valley between Tigris and Euphrates Rivers Mesopotamia
people who travel around, don't stay in same place for too long nomads
writin based on wedgelike characters cuneiform
Neolithic Village in modern day turkey Çatal Hüyük
based on latin word for city civilization
burn out trees in an area, farm for a while, repeat slash and burn agriculture
time where metal tools gained popularity and use Bronze Age
men would capture and kill animals, women would pick and collect fruits and berries hunting and gathering
the development of agriculture Neolithic Revolution
the new stone age Neolithic Age
the human species homo sapiens sapiens
the old stone age Paleolithic Age

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Early River Valley Civilization Crossword

Created
Oct 17, 2017
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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

Which civiliazion had the Nile river as a perfect waterway for trade and agriculture? Egypt
Which civilization had a weak government and based their rules off of the Code of Hammurabi? Mesopotamia
What is the start of the Dynastic cycle? The Mandate of Heaven
How were societies structured? social classes
What rules helped keep the people of mesopotamia in order? The Code of Hammurabi
The use of animals for labor Domestication
Which civilization was profitable off of silk? China
The belief in more than one God Polytheistic
The idea of males being superior to females Patriarchy
The belief that ancestors that have died could still impact life on earth Ancestor worship
Who chose to rule in the Chinese civilzation? God
The spread of languages and ideas Cultural diffusion
China is located in Asia
What were the two rivers of Mesopotamia? Tigris and Euphrates
Mild climate helped with the growth of Crops
Where did civilizations settle near? rivers
A large landmass that juts out from a continent subcontinent

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Chapter 3: Ancient Mesopotamia Crossword

Created
Sep 6, 2017
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Mesopotamian River Tigris
Causes the river to drop drought
Mesopotamian building material mud
A city and nearby farmlands (2 words) citystate
Professional record keeper scribe
Flat by the river floodplain
Having more than is needed surplus
Surplus traded by Mesopotamia grain
Symbol used in picture writing pictograph
Advanced form of culture civilization
Invention that made wagons possible wheel
Wedge shaped writing cuneiform
Reed used for writing stylus
sumerian temple Ziggarut
Replaced priests as Sumerian ruler king
Mixing of copper and tin Bronze
First important farming tool used to break soil plow

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World History Crossword

Created
Sep 6, 2016
Type
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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

At what age was the ice age? Paleolithic
Who moved from place to place for resources ? Nomads
What is the same as taming ? Domestication
What is the same as extra ? Surplus
At what age was writing invented? Neolithic
time to focus/ expert one job is ? Specialization
Early farming method was Slash and burn
Collecting Plants= Gathering
Whooly Mammoths went Extinct
Upper lower and middle system Class
Professional Record Keepers Scribes
System of writing Cuneiform
Scribes used a ___ to write Stylus
This system has ditches that transport Irrigation
This river is located in Mesopotamia Euphrates
What develops in 7000 B.C. Agriculture
A temple Ziggurat
Trade without money Barter
Modern Day Mesopotamia Iraq
This age was after the Neolithic age Bronze

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Ancient Mesopotamia Crossword

Created
Nov 10, 2016
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collection of Babylonian Laws Hammurabi's Code
territories and people under one ruler empire
extremem hunger from lack of food famine
belief in one god monotheism
belief in many gods polytheism
type of writing with wedges and curves carved in clay cuneiform
a person who writes down information scribe
community with its own seperate governmane city-state
an amount more than what is needed surplus
soil that is carried down river and settles in the bottom of the river silt
area between the tigris river and euphrates river fertilecresecent
creation of waterways to carry water to crops irrigation
buying, selling, or exchanging goods trade
period when men made weapons and tools from a mixture of copper and tin bronzeage
person who studies prehistoric people and their cultures archaelogist
dwelling place for the gods ziggurat
farming including growing crops and lraising livestock agriculture
society with cities, government, workers, social classes civilization

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World History Period 1 Crossword

Created
Sep 7, 2016
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Crossword
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Extra food surplus
Writing utensil stylus
People who moved from place to place looking for resources and food nomads
This river was one of the longest rivers in Mesopotamia euphrates
Professional record keppers scribes
This age occurred after the Neolithic age. During this age tools and weapons were being made stronger and more durable than they were. bronze
This system was improved so there would be enough water for all the plants. irrigation
Farmers used this method to help fertilize their field. The farmers would cut down trees and grass, then burn them, and finally use the ashes to put in the dirt to fertilize it. slash and burn
Focusing on a job specialization
Planting seeds to make your own food instead of gathering what is provided to you by nature agriculture
This revolution is also known as the agricultural revolution. This revolution happened during the age when the temperatures were getting warmer and the ice age ended. neolithic
It was a civilization in southern Mesopotamia. It was the city with the first evidence of writing. sumer
Nomads did this so they could get plant foods gathering
Mountain of God ziggurat
This system divided up everyone into groups that they fit in. This was one way they were able to have a stable society class
Taming animals. They would tame animals like horses, dogs, goats, pigs, and cows so they could use them as a food source, for hunting, and to help them travel. domestication
This is what happened to some animals that lived in the ice age, when the temperatures got warmer extinction
This place used to be Mesopotamia. Iraq
A system of writing cuneiform
During this age the ice age started paleolithic
Trading goods and services without money barter

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