5 Write the following vocabulary words with 3 lines in between each word 1. pyramid pharoah2. ziggurats delta3. artisan papyrus4. hieroglyphics Fertile Crescent5. polytheism scribes6. monotheism cuneiform7. theocracy dynasty8. Hammurabi’s Code**draw a memory cue for each word
6 List 3 of the 5 qualities that make up a civilization. 8/25/10List 3 of the 5 qualities that make up a civilization.
7 Turn your map over and label the following areas 8/26/10Turn your map over and label the following areasChinaRussiaSaudi ArabiaSpain
8 math – 60 sec = 1 min, 60 min = 1 hour Record Keeping - cuneiform Mesopotamia – land between the riversAdvanced technologywheelplowarchmath – 60 sec = 1 min, 60 min = 1 hourRecord Keeping - cuneiform*Many active citiesEuphrates R.GovernmentTheocracy1st set of written lawsTigris R.Temples*zigguratsHammurabi’s Code*retaliation*protect propertySpecialized workers - scribes
9 8/27/10List 3 contributions from Mesopotamia. Write them on your map north of Mesopotamia, in the area of modern-day Europe.
10 Define the following words: theocracy Polytheism monotheism 8/30/10Define the following words:theocracyPolytheismmonotheism
11 ANCIENT EGYPT NOTES Nile River -longest in the world -rich, fertile soil for farming-Egypt is the gift ofthe Nile-water for human travel, trade,war, moving stones for pyramids1
13 ANCIENT EGYPT NOTES complex institutions *organized into city-states *Rulers werecalled Pharaohs*polytheistic*pyramids were builtas tombs for the pharaohswho Egyptians believedhad great power in the afterlife3complex institutions
14 Why did the Egyptians spend so much time and effort on their pyramids? 8/31/10Why did the Egyptians spend so much time and effort on their pyramids?
15 *Papyrus -reed-like plant used to make paper *Hieroglyphics – symbols to representwordsRecord Keeping4
16 ANCIENT EGYPT NOTES Advanced Cities *cities sprang up along the Nile 1. Thebes2. Memphis3. Giza5Advanced Cities
18 List types of workers that are associated with the pyramids. 9/1/10List types of workers that are associated with the pyramids.
19 The Egypt packet is due Friday at the beginning of class for a stamp The Egypt packet is due Friday at the beginning of class for a stamp. Please plan your schedule according. If you turn it in early, you will get extra points.
20 Why is there a language program today called the Rosetta Stone? 9/2/10Why is there a language program today called the Rosetta Stone?
21 List one benefit of the Answan Dam or the Suez Canal. 9/3/10List one benefit of the Answan Dam or the Suez Canal.
22 Mesopotamia vs Egypt quiz Number your paper 1 – 10. Write M or E (or both) depending on which civilization is being described.Built pyramidsUsed papyrusUsed cunneiformPolytheisticzigguratsPharaohsAdvanced citiesTigris R.Nile R.Land between 2 rivers
23 Answer question #4 on page 55. don’t forget to use complete sentences! 09 –Answer question #4 on page 55. don’t forget to use complete sentences!
24 Ancient China Religion & Gov’t Rule by Dynasties Huang River2000 BCReligion & Gov’tRule by Dynasties-series of rulers fromthe same family-mandate of Heavenmeant that gods approvedof the ruler-importance of ancestors-supreme god & lesser gods-priests interpreted bones & shells to answer questions put to the godsRecord keeping*characters to representa syllable*unified the large country*thousands of charactersto learn
25 Specialized workers traders farmers Ancient ChinaHuang RiverSpecialized workerstradersfarmers2000 BCContributions*silk*coined money*iron weapons*iron toolsCities*walled cities to protect higher classes*peasants lived in huts outside of the walls
26 underground army with horses & weapons made to protect the emperor 250 BC