Flashcards in Chapt 3,4 Revision Deck (12):
Meaning of Colonies?
Country's or regions taken over and controlled by another state.
Meaning of Catal huyuk ?
Probly the worlds first city in modern day Turkey
Meaning of Hunter -gatherers?
People who live by hunting animals and gathering food from the wild
Meaning of Cuneiform?
A writing system in which lines were drawn as wedge shaped marks
Meaning of Agriculture?
Farming and herding animals
Meaning of fossils?
Remains of plants or animals found in rocks
Meaning of palaeontologist?
A scientists who studies fossils
Meaning of homo-ergaster
The first human-like species to appear in Africa
Meaning of Middens?
Coastal refuse heaps that contain evidence of the past
Meaning of nomadic?
Moving from place to place rather than living in one settled community.
Meaning of Fertile Crescent
the area now mainly covered by what we know as Jordan, Syria,Lebbanon aswell as Israel