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What is the main difference between the Paleolithic and Neolithic ages?
Change from food gatherers to food producers
What were the abilities that the Neolithic people had but the Paleolithic people didnt?
Growing food && herding animals
What does the term "Neolithic Revolution" mean?
Gathering food to growing it
*Explain specialization && how it started.
Specialization started when there was a surplus of food
wedge shaped sumerian writing system
cuneiform
legendary hero of sumerian culture
gilgamesh
people who are skilled in a craft
artisans
organized system of laws
code
person whose skilled in writing
scribe
land called mesopotamia in ancient times is today part of what country?
IRAQ
What is Hammurabi best remembered for?
Code of law
Single god worshipped in religion favored by Amenhotep IV
aton
God of harvest and of eternal life
osiris
Goddess who, with her husband ruled over the land of the dead
ISIS
Warrior pharaoah who made egypt an empire by extending egyptian control into Syria
thutmose III