QUIZ 1: Prehistoric World to 2500 B. C. Crossword

Created
Sep 1, 2017
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Crossword
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A people's unique way of life Culture
Time period that lasted from about 2.5 million years to 8000 B.C. Paleolithic Age
Means "wise men" Homo sapiens
Nomadic groups whose food supply depends on hunting animals and collecting plant foods Nomads
Process in which they cut trees or grasses and burned them to clear a field slash and burn farming
To tame an animal domestication
Skilled workers who make things by hand artisan
A long lasting pattern of organization in a community Institution
Ways of applying knowledge, tools, and inventions to meet your needs Technology
Known as the Old Stone Age Paleolithic Age
Period when humans began farming Neolithic Age
The development of skills in a specific kind of work Specialization
Time period when people began using bronze rather copper and Bronze Age
A way of trading goods and services without money Barter
Pyramid- shaped monument Ziggurat
Professional record keepers Scribes
Wedge shaped symbols that represented sounds and words Cuneiform
Known as the Middle Stone Age Mesolithic Age
Tools, jewelry and weapons made by early humans Artifacts
The oldest humans remains found on earth Australopithecines

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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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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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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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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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World History Crossword Puzzle

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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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Human History Crossword

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Sep 6, 2016
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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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Sep 6, 2016
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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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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
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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The Beginnings of Human Society Crossword

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Oct 6, 2016
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Where was the Iceman found? Alps
Prehistory takes place before __________________. history
History means the __________________________ events of people and cultures. recorded
Archaeologists examine ____________________, tools, and other objects. bones
Oral traditions are stories passed down by word of ___________________. mouth
During the Stone Age, people made tools and weapons mainly from __________________________. stone
The earliest of the Stone Age periods Old Stone Age
The second of the Stone Age periods Middle Stone Age
The last of the Stone Age periods New Stone Age
During the Old Stone Age, people got food by _____________________. hunting
During the Middle Stone Age, people discovered _______________________. fire
In the New Stone Age, people learned to __________________________. farm
People who moved from place to place, with no settled home were Nomads
Good farming places had ___________________________ soil. fertile
During the New Stone Age, people learned how to __________________ animals. tame
A netwrok of canals to supply land with water is known as an irrigation system
This word means that people had more food than they needed surplus
Having a surplus of food led to a rise in _______________________. population
With more people living in a village, people were able to ________________ their jobs. specialize
These people were skilled workers in jobs such as basket making, tool making, and leather goods artisans
New Stone Age societies became ____________________. civilizations
By 66oo B.C., artisans discovered that they could mix copper and tin to create _______________. bronze
By 3500 B.C., people had developed the ________________________________ to make trading and travel easier. wheel and axle
Civilizations needed a ______________________ to keep order and peace. government
In a ________________________ each person is a part of a group, or class, made up of others with similar backgrounds. social class
The _________________________ was by far the most powerful person in a civilization. king

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Stone Age Word Search

Created
Jan 9, 2016
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Word Search
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This word search contains the following answers:

axe
bone
bronze
cave
cave painting
caveman
farmer
food
hunter
jewellery
Orkney
pottery
prehistoric
settlement
Skara Brae
spear
Stone Age
timeline
tools
weapon

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