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HOW MANY CULTURES WERE THERE ABOUT 4000 TO 5000 YEARS AGO?
There were 4 early cultures:
HUANG HE, INDUS RIVER, TIGRIS AND EUPHRATES AND NILE RIVER.
WHAT DID MORE FOOD EQUAL?
More food equals more population.
CIVILIZATIONS
These are highly developed cultures (they learned trade and learned to trade, they built cities and made laws.)
WHAT DOES A GOVERNMENT REFLECT?
A government reflects a society's culture
WHAT IS LANGUAGE?
Language is a way for people to share information.
ON WHAT ARE SOCIAL GROUPS BASED?
Social groups are based on income and standard of living.
POPULATION PATTERNS
In some population patterns, generations of people stay in the same land or town.
EMIGRATE
This is when people choose to leave the country in which they were born.
REFUGEES
These are people who flee to another country for refuge from persecution (safety from getting blamed and in huge trouble).
IS POPULATION DISTRIBUTED EVENLY?
Population is NOT distributed evenly.
POPULATION DENSITY
This is an idea of how crowded a country or region is.
WHAT ARE DEVELOPED COUNTRIES?
These are countries that are industrialized.
WHAT ARE DEVELOPING COUNTRIES?
These are countries that are working towards industrialization.
WHAT IS BIRTHRATE?
This is the number of kids born each year.
WHAT IS DEATH RATE?
This is the number of deaths per 1,000 people.