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a curved region with rich soil in the Middle East where one of the first civilizations developed

Fertile Crescent

2

an area of flat land between the Tigris and Euphrates Rivers where one of the first civilizations emerged

Mesopotamia

3

a large Sumerian city-state in Mesopotamia

Uruk

4

an early city-state in Mesopotiama

Kish

5

an early city-state in Mesopotaima

Lagash

6

an early city-state in Mesopotaima

Nippur

7

an early city-state in Mesopotaima

Umma

8

an early city-state in Mesopotaima

Ur

9

a group of people who have a complex and organized society within a culture

civilization

10

rich, is in soil

fertile

11

an area of flat land

plain

12

an area of high, flat land

plateau

13

a system of transportation water to crops

irrigation

14

a city that is an individual unit, complete with it's own form of government and traditions

city-state

15

an area on earth with common physical features

region

16

a crafts-person such such as a potter or weaver

artisan