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Archeologist
A scientist who wants to know what life was like for people who lived long ago.
use artifacts
( things made or used by people )
study
culture- how people lived,
community- where the people lived the social structure and buildings,
communication- how the people excanged ideas; language; pictures; and gestures,
Religion- what they valued belived or worshiped,
Traditions- the actions and beliefs handed down from th past.
Geographer
A scientist that deals with the natural and man made features of the earth. They ask... where did people live how did they use their enviorment to survive?
Anthorpologist
a scientist that studies culture through human values customs and social relationships.
Prehistory
The historical time period before written history.
history before writting.
Oral Tradition
Stories passed down by generations through MOUTH!
Culture
the ways of living that people have in common.
Middens
Ancient garbage piles
Artifacts
An object representing a culture or stage in the devolpment of a culture MADE OR USED BY PEOPLE!
Community
The social sturcture and buildings where people lived.
Religion
what people value worship and beieve.
Traditions
Actions and beliefs handed down from the past.
Communication
how people excange ideas, language,pictures, and gestures.
Historians
one who studies and records events of the past throught WRITTEN artifacts or documents.
Paleontology
The study of animal and plant fossils of prehistoric life.
Strata
Layers of rock and dirt