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1

the production, distribution, and use of goods and services

economy

2

a set of beliefs about the gods shared by everyone in a society

established religion

3

a supply of something that can be used as needed

resource

4

groups of people that occupy different ranks or levels in society

social class

5

a society that has cities, a well-organized government, and workers with specialized jobs skills

civilization

6

The first cities appeared in ______ around 3500 B.C.

The Middle East

7

As villages grew, the people of one village began to ____ with people from other villages.

trade

8

Many early civilizations were developed near ______

river valleys

9

Historians have learned much about early civilizations because the people in them had developed _________