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River Valley Civilizations. Unit 1 Review. River Valley Civilizations. Which of these is a characteristic of civilization? A. Cities with large populations B. Priests, artisans, metal workers, and artist C. Religious institutions, governmental institutions, economic institutions

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River valley civilizations

River Valley Civilizations

Unit 1 Review


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River Valley Civilizations

  • Which of these is a characteristic of civilization?

    A. Cities with large populations

    B. Priests, artisans, metal workers, and artist

    C. Religious institutions, governmental institutions, economic institutions

    D. Tax records

    E. Irrigation systems

    F. All the above


Neolithic revolution

Neolithic Revolution

  • After the development of agriculture and the domestication of animals what events took place?

    I. New farming tools and more available food

    II. Rise in population and the emergence of villages

    III. Annual flooding and new technologies

    IV. The Nile and the Huang He were discovered

    • I, II, and IV

    • II, III, and IV

    • I, III, and IV

    • I, II, and III


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River Valley Civilizations

  • What is the name of this river valley?

    • Mesopotamia

    • Beginning about 3500 BC

    • Fertile Crescent

    • Tigris and Euphrates Rivers

    • 6 city-states

    • Constant warfare

    • Overrun by Persians in 539 BC


River valleys

River Valleys

  • As a result of the development of river valleys which events took place?

    • Emergence of villages

    • Stable communities

    • Specialized workers

    • Steady supply of food

    • I, II, and IV

    • II, III, and IV

    • I, II, and III

    • I, II, III, and IV


Interpreting charts

Interpreting Charts


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River Valley Civilizations


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River Valley Civilizations

  • What is the name of this river valley?

    • Egypt

    • Beginning about 3150 BC

    • Nile River Valley

    • Predictable floods

    • Legendary King Menes

      • United upper & lower portions of this civilization


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River Valley Civilizations

  • What is the name of this river valley?

    • Indus River Valley

    • Beginning about 2500 BC

    • Protected by Thar Desert

      and Himalayan Mtns.

    • Hundreds of well-planned

      cities with advanced sewage


Neolithic revolution1

Neolithic Revolution

  • What event initiated the Neolithic Revolution

    A. The use of bronze

    B. Global rise in temperatures

    C. The domestication of animals

    D. Fertile soil


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River Valley Civilizations

  • What is the name of this river valley?

    • China

    • Beginning about 2000 BC

    • Huang He (Yellow) and

      Yangtze Rivers

    • Fertile Plain

    • Protected and isolated

      • Himalayan Mtns., Tibetan Plateau, and Taklimakan Desert

    • Long periods of in-fighting between powerful warlords

    • Xia, Shang and Zhou Dynasties

      • Mandate of Heaven and the Dynastic Cycle


Government

Government

  • This is a uniform code that intended to unite diverse groups. It could also have been the basis for the 10 commandments.

    • Justinian's Code

    • Mandate of Heaven

    • Hammurabi’s Code

    • Theocracy


Writing systems

Writing Systems

  • This is a type of writing system in Mesopotamia. What is it? Cunieform


Writing systems1

Writing Systems

  • This is a type of writing system in Egypt. What is it? Hieroglyphics


Writing systems2

Writing Systems

  • This is a type of writing system in China. What is it? Pictograph


Characteristics of civilization

Characteristics of Civilization

  • The Ziggurat of the Sumerians is an example of which of the 5 characteristics of civilization?

    A. Advanced cities

    B. Complex institutions

    C. Record keeping

    D. Specialized workers


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Characteristics of Civilization

  • Grid systems, plumbing, and sewage in the Indus River Valley is an example of which characteristic of civilization?

    • Specialized workers

    • Advanced cities

    • Advanced technology

    • Record keeping


Art architecture

Art & Architecture

  • Bronze work reserved for weapons and ceremonial vessels, was a trait of which river valley?

    • Egypt

    • Mesopotamia

    • Indus

    • China


Image credits

Image Credits

Slide 4: http://www.presby.edu/history/web/wp-content/uploads/2010/06/rivervalleymap.gif

Slide 5: http://timewatch.greathistory.com/files/2010/02/Timewatch-mesopotamia2.jpg

Slide 6: http://www.nga.gov/exhibitions/2002/egypt/images/egyptmap.gif

Slide 7: http://www.semp.us/images/Biot576PhotoC.gif

Slide 8: http://bhoffert.faculty.noctrl.edu/teaching/Map.Shang.2.gif

Slide 9: upper: http://www1.fccj.cc.fl.us/cgroves/2211docs/test1/14%20stele%20of%20hammurabi%27s%20code%20of%20law.jpg

lower: www.kingtutone.com

Slide 10: http://image.shutterstock.com/display_pic_with_logo/3/stock-photo-ancient-sumerian-cuneiform-writing-engraved-in-a-stone-14926459.jpg

Slide 11: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Papyrus_Ani_curs_hiero.jpg

Slide 12: http://www.hollanders.com/ServeImage.ashx?ID=30fcff73-5ade-4023-9281-539013f8d344

Slide 13: uppert: http://www.crystalinks.com/ziggurat1.gif

lower: www.kingtutone.com

Slide 14: http://imagecache5.art.com/p/LRG/20/2033/DME4D00Z/egyptian-art-nefertari.jpg

Slide 15: http://purpleopurple.com/tourism/hanging-gardens-of-babylon.jpg

Slide 16: left: http://ant3145indusvalley.wikispaces.com/file/view/Harappa-seal-2.gif/69008203/Harappa-seal-2.gif

right: http://ant3145indusvalley.wikispaces.com/file/view/indus_sm.jpg/69009077/indus_sm.jpg

Slide 17: left: http://arts.cultural-china.com/chinaWH/upload/upfiles/2010-09/01/bronze_galloping_horse_treading_on_a_flying_swallow41.jpg

right: http://www.chinavoc.com/arts/handicraft/bronze/images/b02.JPG


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