VOCABULARY • Technology – the way people use new ideas to make tools and machines • Transportation – the way people and goods are moved from place to place • Communication – the way people send and receive information
TRANSPORTATION QUESTIONS PAGE 119 “MOVING GOODS AND PEOPLE”
1A. Transportation is the way people and goods are moved from place to place.
2. What is the advantage of traveling to far away places by airplane?
2A. Airplanes allow people to travel a long way very quickly.
3A. Transportation links people in different regions. It also helps trade.
TRANSPORTATION LIST • CARS • TRUCKS • PLANES • MOTORCYLCES • TRAINS • WAGONS • BOATS
COMMUCICATION QUESTIONS PAGE 121 “STAYING IN TOUCH”
1A. Communication is the way people send and receive information.
3A. Cellular telephones make it possible for people to call from anywhere.
4A. Television helps link people. The news tells about things that happen in other parts of the country. Shows on TV let people see what life is like in different regions.
COMMUNICATION LIST • TELEPHONE • FAX MACHINE • CELLULAR PHONE • COMPUTER – INTERNET • TELEVISION • RADIO • TELEPGRAPH
Transportation and Communication Timeline • Copy the timeline on page 121 in your notebook. Make sure to include the illustrations and events.
AGRICULTURAL INVENTIONS AND ADVANCEMENTSVOCABULARY 1. AGRICULTURE - FARMING 2. ASSEMNLY LINE – A LINE OF WORKERS ALONG WHICH A PRODUCT MOVES AS IT IS PUT TOGETHER ONE STEP AT A TIME 3. FERTILE – GOOD FOR GROWING CROPS AS RICH LAND 4. FERTILIZER – MATTER ADDED TO THE SOIL TO HELP CROPS GROW
5. FOOD PROCESSING – THE COOKING, CANNING, DRYING, OR FREEZING OF FOOD AND THE PREPARING OF IT FOR MARKET • IRRIGATION – THE USE OF CANALS, DITCHES, OR PIPES TO MOVE WATER TO DRY AREAS
AGRICULTURAL ADVANCEMENTS WORKSHEET • READ “CHANGES COME TO FARMING” AND “CHANGES CONTINUE” ON PAGES 279 – 281 OF TEXTBOOK • COMPLETE THE GRAPHIC ORGANIZER • ANSWER THE QUESTIONS IN COMPLETE SENTENCES IN YOUR NOTEBOOK.
RUBRIC • COMMUNICATION AND TRANSPORTATION VOCABULARY • TRANSPORTATION QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS • TRANSPORTATION LIST • COMMUNICATION QUESTION AND ANSWERS • COMMUNICATION LIST • TRANSPORTATION/COMMUNICATION TIMELINE • AGRICULTURAL ADVANCEMENTS VOCABULARY • AGRICULTURAL ADVANCEMENTS WORKSHEET • AGRICULTURAL ADVANCEMENTS ANSWER PAGE