PreHistory Crossword

Created
Aug 30, 2016
Type
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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

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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Stone Age Crossword

Created
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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Beginnings of Civilization - The Peopling of the World Crossword

Created
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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early humans Crossword

Created
Sep 16, 2016
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Crossword
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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

was the key to the survival of Paleolithic people during the Ice Ages. Fire
people that moved place to places Nomads
development of different kinds of jobs. Specialization
or tame animals and plants for human use. Domesticate
a method to help humans perform tasks. Technology
the study of humans. Anthropologist
things that have been preserved in rocks and ground Fossils
weapon, tools and other things made by humans. Artifacts
the study of fossils and artifacts Archaeologists
people that study the human path. Historians

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The Beginning of Civilizations Crossword

Created
Feb 1, 2017
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Crossword
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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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Prehistory Crossword

Created
Sep 1, 2016
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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

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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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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Paleolithic Era Crossword

Created
Oct 13, 2016
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The use of skills and tools to meet practical needs. technology
The other term for Paleolithic Era OldStoneAge
describes a society of people that includes many families and relatives who have the same language, customs, beliefs and leader tribal
Having no fixed home and moving in search of food nomadic
After 25,000 years of freezing, what finally ended? IceAge
People of the time were _____________ and gatherers. hunters
When the glaciers melted and the climate changed, __________ returned! water
What was the huge family of edible plants that was discovered? grasses
Tocut these plants, man used a tol called a _____________. sickle
Two of their stable grains became wheat and ____________. barley
What type of home was made out of animal skins? tent
They lived in caves built on the _____________ side of hills. south
Living on this side of the hill protected the people from ________. wind
People lived in groups called _________________. clans
30-50 ___________________ lived in these groups. families
Who was the leader? eldestmale
The men handled the hunting and ____________. decisions
The women handled the children and the _______________. gathering
People gathered nuts and _________________. berries
There was no concept of ______________________ property; no one owned their shelter or land. private
Hunter and gatherers moved in search of _____________. food
Man ate grains, nuts, berries, animals and _____________ fish
One thing clothing was made out of was fishing __________. nets
Clothing was also made out of animal skins and _________. fur
What was the triangular blade called? microlith
Fishhooks were made out of bone and later _____________. metal
Stoned were attached to ____________ to make them more deadly. clubs
Logs were hollowed out to make ____________. boats
Nets were made out of animals or __________________. plants
What improved as man's weapons improved? foodsupply
Cave paintings were a form of ____________. art
Cave paintings told about man's daily _______________. customs
A main discovery of the time were stone tools and ___________. weapons
Man learned how to start and ______________ fire. control
Fire was used for ________________, heat and for cooking. light

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Prehistory Vocabulary Crossword

Created
Aug 21, 2017
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Crossword
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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

The study of the past. History
An expert in history. Historian
A person who specializes in anthropology. Anthropologist
A specialist in archaeology. Archaeologist
An object created and used by humans. Artifact
A part or imprint of something that was once alive. Fossil
Ceramic ware, especially earthenware and stoneware. Pottery
An object that has been modified to help a person accomplish a task. Tool
The first part of the stone age; when people first used stone tools. Paleolithic Age/Era
Before Christ/Before the common era BC/BCE
A community of people who share a common culture. Society
People who hunt animals and gather wild plants, seeds, fruits, and nuts to survive. Hunter-Gatherers
One without a home who moves around or travels freely. Nomad
Involving marriage to one person at a time. Monogamous
Typically having more than one mate. Polygamous
The new Stone Age; When people learned to make fire and tools such as saws and drills. Neolithic Age/Era
The process of changing plants or animals to make them more useful to humans. Domestication
Was the increase in agricultural production in Britain due to the increase in labor and land productivity. Agricultural Revolution
A huge stone monument. Megaliths
The act of specializing, or pursuing a particular line of study or work. Specialization

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World History Pre-History Crossword

Created
Sep 14, 2016
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Another word for farming Agriculture
The iceman found in the Alps Oetzi
Time before written language Prehistory
New Stone Age Neolithic Era
Where something broadly is on Earth Relative Location
People before your time Ancestors
What people were before farmers Hunter Gatherers
What did could they not extract from Oetzi's body? Arrowhead
Strip of land between two continents Land Bridge
Something found in the ground Fossil
Human made object Artifact
1124 S 72nd St, Omaha, NE Absolute Location
First Hand Witness Primary Source
Something that people used to help them Tool
Police Report Secondary Source
How people and goods get places Movement
Physical characteristics of a location Place
What did they extract to find out Oetzi's eye color? DNA
First era of stone age Paleolithic Era
Our generation of humans Homospaiens

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Early Human Crossword

Created
May 5, 2016
Type
Crossword
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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

ice man Otzi
the earliest period of the Stone Age paleolithic
the latest period of the Stone Age neolithic
the study of object to learn about the history of human past life archeology
objects made by huma being artifacts
an amount of food that is greater or remains above needed amount food surplus
process to adapt an animal to live with humans for the advantage of the humans domestication
tools made of stone stone tools
people who follow their food hunter gathers
when people take up specific jobs as their talents provide job specialization

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