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Lived mostly in the Ice Age always looking for food and water Nomads
Another word for collecting Gathering
A system of how people are viewed in a society Class
Mammoths went ______ during the transition from The Ice Age to the Neolithic Age Extinct
A method of farming meant to help refertilize the field Slash and burn
Also known as the Ice Age Paleolithic
Time to focus and expert a job Specialization
Extra food Surplus
Invented in 7000 B.C. by accident Agriculture
the taming of animals such as horses, cows, dogs, pigs, and goats Domestication
The age also known as the agriculture revolution Neolithic
A region that was located in what was once known as Mesopotamia Sumer
An ancient city was located by this river Euphrates
Professional record keepers Scribes
The age where they melted copper and tin Bronze
was invented by Sumerian scribes Cuneiform
Transports water Irrigation
Trading without money Barter
Sumer is now known as modern day _____ Iraq
Writing utensil Stylus
Mountain of God Ziggurat

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World History Crossword Puzzle

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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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World History Crossword

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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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Human History Crossword

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Collecting plants Gathering
The process of planting and growing your own crops Agriculture
The way people were classified in a civilization Class
Animals that are tamed and not wild Domestication
When there is extra food Surplus
Where was Sumer located in modern times Iraq
How was water transported to crops Irrigation
The technique in which crops are burned down to fertilize soil Slash and burn
Sumer Cc. 3000 B.C. Melt copper and tin Bronze
system of writing/used clay cuneiform
rituals to worship city of god/pyramid shaped mountains ziggurat
located in modern day iraq sumer
people who traveled from place to place nomads
a river found in southern iraq euphrates
was used by scribes to write on clay stylus
record keepers scribes
the shift of hunting and gathering to agriculture neolithic
old stone age paleolithic
trading of goods and services barter
when a species is no longer living extinct
when someone specializes in one topic specialization

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World History Crossword Puzzle

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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

They moved from place to place Nomads
A synonym for this word is to collect a lot of Gathering
This age ended when the Ice Age ended Paleolithic
In this revolution agriculture began Neolithic
This happens when the population of an animal no longer exists Extinction
This has to do with farming and domesticating animals Agriculture
When you cut and burn grass/trees in order to get a clear field to farm in slash and burn
A synonym for this word is to tame domestication
Extra food surplus
It is when it is when experts have on job Specialization
It is where people are placed based on the society class
The city with the first evidence of writing Sumer
Sumer is located in this place Iraq
This river is located in Southern Iraq Euphrates
Professional record keepers Scribes
System of writing Cuneiform
Writing utensil stylus
A system to redirect water irrigation
In this age Sumer began bronze
Someone who trades goods or gives services without money barter
A pyramid shaped monument to worship a god ziggurat

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The Beginning of Civilizations 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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Sumer Crossword

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Fine particles of fertile soil Silt
A system of bringing water to dry land with ditches, streams or pipes Irrigation
The belief in many gods Polytheism
A city that governs itself and the surrounding areas Citystate
A pyramid shaped structure with a temple on top; A Sumerian temple ZIggurat
A system of writing invented by the Sumerians that uses wedge-shaped marks in clay Cuneiform
An official record keeper Scribe
A type of government run by a king Monarchy
The first civilization to develop in Mesopotamia Sumer
The land between the rivers Mesopotamia

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Crossword puzzle 1.2-1.3

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When you exchange goods for other goods or services barter
A place of worship that looks similar to a pyramid or temple ziggurat
The city with the first evidence of writing Sumer
The system of writing in Mesopotamia cuneiform
Writing utensil stylus
Professional record keepers Scribes
The system where ditches transport water from one place to another Irrigation
This age comes after the Neolithic age and comes in 3000 BC Bronze
People who collect plants Gatherers
This age is the second part of the Stone Age and lasted until the end of the last ice age Paleolithic
When the weather reaches warmer climates especially in the ice age, the animals start to die. Extinction
The production of crops and livestock Agriculture
A method of agriculture, in which forest vegetation is burned and the ashes act as a natural fertilizer Slash and burn
When you tame an animal and use the animal for food or use it for training Domestication
Extra food Surplus
Pursuing a particular line of study or work Specialization
This is a system in which social status is largely determined by the family into which the person is born Class
A country in southwest Asia Iraq
A river in southern Iraq Euphrates
People who move from place to place for food and water Nomads
This revolution is when we start seeing agriculture, permanent homes, and civilization Neolithic

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History Crossword puzzle

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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

People that moved place to place Nomads
What age lasted from 2million to 8000B.C Paleolithic Age
The worthy mammoth got extinct
What age was sumer in Bronz age
Mountain of god Ziggurat
Trading goods Barter
Located in Mesopotamia/modern Iraq Sumer
Professional record keeps Scribes
Ditches are use for what system Irrigation
What was use after the Ice Age finished Argriculture
What system is used to break up the Rich and the poor Class system
Taming animals Domestication
The beginning of farming Neolithic Revolution
Having a lot of Surplus
The ashes are use for the soil after this method Slash and burn
Sumer in Mordern day Iraq
People do this after the Ice age Gathering
A river in Iraq Euphrates River
A form of writing Cuneiform
A thing to modify Specialization
To make something nice Stylus

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Beginnings of Civilization - The Peopling of the World Crossword

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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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Mesopotamia Crossword

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Fertile farmland Fertile Crescent
The Land between the Tigris and Euphrates River Mesopotamia
A mixture of rich soil and tiny rocks Silt
A way of supplying water to an area of land Irrigation
Human Made waterways Canals
Having more than needed Surplus
An arrangement where each worker specializes in a particular job Division of labor
The world's first civilization Sumer
Countryside areas Rural
City areas Urban
Consists of a city and the countryside around it City-State
Legendary figure in Sumerian literature Gilgamesh
Akkadian emperor and first to have a permanent army Sargon
Land with different territories and peoples under a single rule Empire
The worship of many gods Polytheism
Division of society by rank or class Social Hierarchy
First known female writer in history Enheduanna
World's first system of writing Cuneiform
Picture symbols Pictograph
Writer Scribe
Long poems that tell the stories of heroes Epics
Invention used to spin clay into bowls Wheel
Math system that divides a circle into 360 degrees Base Number 60
Ingredients like plants, animals, and minerals used to create healing drugs Sumerian Medicine
The science of building Architecture
Pyramid shaped temple tower Ziggurat
Stone cylinders engraved with designs; Sumer's most famous works of art Cylinder Seals
Stringed Instrument Lyre
Ruler of a kingdom or empire Monarchy
Ruler of the Babylonian empire Hammurabi
A set of 282 laws that ruled almost every aspect of daily life Hammurabi's Code
Mastered Iron working and making weapons, used chariots. In present day Turkey Hittites
A wheeled, horde-drawn cart that was used in battle Chariot
Took over Hittites by using an assassin and ruled for almost 400 years Kassites
Fierce in battle; Ruled empire with local leaders to enforce taxes and laws Assyrians
Destroyed Nineveh, Created a calendar, the center of Astronomy Chaldeans
Most famous Chaldean king Nebuchadnezzar
Trees and flowers that grew on the roofs and terraces of Nebuchadnezzar's palace Hanging Gardens
Traders from present day Lebanon; Created purple dye, the alphabet, colonies, and were expert sailors Phoenicia
A set of letters that can be combined to form words Alphabet

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