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the way in which humans produce the items they use.

technolgy

2

to tame.

domesticate

3

to gather.

harvest

4

a site where archaeologists uncover artifacts.

excavation site

5

the raising of plants or animals.

agriculture

6

an extra supply.

surplus

7

a person who travels from place to place without a permanent home.

nomad

8

a group that does a certain type of work

social divison

9

the average weather condition of a place over a long span of time

climate

10

a method of estimating the age of something after it has died

carbon dating

11

A stone age village in Northern Scotland discovered by archaeologists in the 1800s

Skara Brae

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The period of time when humans relied primarily on stone tools

Stone age

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The early,longer period of the Stone Age when little progress was made

Old Stone age

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The late period of the Stone Age when humans made great improvements in technology

New Stone age