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The largest pieces of land are called
a) islands b) continents c) oceans d) mountains
What do we call a human-made object that is studied by archaeologists?
a) fossils b) customs c) traditions d) artifacts
What do we call a flat representation of the earth's surface?
a) map b) globe c) glossary d) atlas
Unwritten verbal accounts of historical events are known as
a) interviews b) oral history c) journal entries d)
Which of the following is a primary source?
a) painting of 9/11 b) interview with a victim's family member from 9/11 c) interview with a survivor from 9/11 d) song written about 9/11
Weather conditions in one place over a LONG period of time
a) precipitation b) weather c) climate d) seasons
The map key (explaining symbols on a map) is called a
a) guide b) system c) legend d) dictionary
Some of the first animals to be domesticated included
a) cats b) horses c) fish d) pigs
A surplus will give you
a) exactly what you need b) more than you need c) less than you need d) nothing
Hunter-gatherers used to
a) gather wild plants for food b) plant crops c) stay in one place d) domesticate animals
Early humans did NOT use this tool
a) drills b) awls c) axe d) harpoon
Holy people visitied this building frequently
a) school b) town hall c) farmhouse d) shrines
Artisans did what?
a) several different jobs b) farmed c) specialize at one skill d) were only blacksmiths
Early farming communities were set up near
a) oceans b) pools c) rivers d) mountains
If you were a nomad, what did you do a lot?
a) move b) farm c) sleep d) jump
The earliest forms of technology include
a) tools b) computers c) cellphones d) sign language
Complex villages developed a form of
a) education b) government c) dancing d) hunting
Social classes group people according to their backgrounds, training, and _____.
a) hair color b) education level c) income ($) d) favorite foods
Ways of creating order and leadership is
a) social class b) government c) education d) careers
When you practice and excel at ONE skill or job, it is called...
a) religion b) farming c) irrigating d) specialization
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