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what is technology

the way in which humans produce the items they use

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surplus

an extra supply

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nomad

a person who travles

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social divison

a group that does a certain type of work place to place without a perminit home

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domesticate

to tame

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harvest

to gather

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evacuation site

a site where archaeologists uncover facts

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climate

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

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carbon dating

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

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stone age

a period of time in which humans relied on stone tools

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new stone age

the late period of the stone age when humans made great advances in technology

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agricultuer

raising of plants and animals for human use