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Paleolithic age

The age where they hunted and gathered for they're food.. Known as the Stone Age

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Glacier

Thick piece of ice that moves across land

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Animism

Animals had sports inside that they would worshiped

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Domesticate

To raise animals in a controlled way that makes them best suited for human use

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Civilization

A complex, highly organized order

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Surplus

More than necessary

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Polytheistic

Believed in many gods

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Artisan

A skilled craftsmen

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Pictograph

A simple drawing to show what people were trying to say

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Scribe

Someone who learned how to read and write

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City state

A political unit that influence a city and its surrounding villages

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Empire

A group of cities lead by one ruler

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Steppe

A less fertile land or on sparse, dry grass land

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Cultural diffusion

Spread of ideas

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Neolithic age

When people farmed,domisticated animals and stayed in one place. Also known as the New Stone Age