The Beginning of Civilizations Crossword

Created
Feb 1, 2017
Type
Crossword
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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

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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Human-made objects, such as tools and jewelry Artifact
Scientists that studies culture Anthropologists
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The New Stone Age Neolithic Age
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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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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
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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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Stone Age Crossword

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Sep 17, 2016
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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

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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World History Crossword

Created
Sep 6, 2016
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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
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Scribes used a ___ to write Stylus
This system has ditches that transport Irrigation
This river is located in Mesopotamia Euphrates
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A temple Ziggurat
Trade without money Barter
Modern Day Mesopotamia Iraq
This age was after the Neolithic age Bronze

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early humans Crossword

Created
Sep 16, 2016
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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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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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Human History Crossword

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

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
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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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Early Humans Word Search

Created
Oct 1, 2015
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newstoneage
gatherers
hunters
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farming
neolithic
paleolithic
oldstoneage
technology
specialization
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fossils
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artifacts
archaeologists
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GLOBAL 9H Crossword

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Sep 13, 2017
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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
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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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World History Crossword Puzzle

Created
Sep 6, 2016
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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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