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The time before writing.

Prehistory

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An ancestor to early humans.

Hominid

3

A relative from the past.

Ancestor

4

A device made to accomplish a task.

Tool

5

The first, oldest, and longest part of the stone age.

Paleolithic Era

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A community of people who share a common culture.

Society

7

A society that hunts animals and gathers wild plants, seeds, fruits, and nuts to survive.

Hunter-gatherers

8

A long period of freezing weather.

Ice Age

9

A strip of land connecting two continents.

Land Bridge

10

Mesolithic Era

The middle part of the stone age.

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Neolithic Era

The newest and last part of the stone age.

12

Taking a wild plant or animal and making it more suitable for humans.

Domestication

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Word for farming or ranching.

Agriculture

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Large, prehistoric stone monuments.

Megaliths