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the study of the ways of past cultures thorugh objects they left behind
archaeology
way in which humans produce the items they use
technology
the technology, customs, beliefs, and art of a group of people
culture
to tame wild animals or plants
domesticate
extra supply
surplus
the study of the relationship between physical features, climate, and people
geography
an area's average weather conditions over a long span of time
climate
an object made by people long ago
artifact
a huge sheet of ice covering a great stretch of land
glacier
a surface feature such as a valley, plain, hill, or mountain
landform
place where archaeologists dig up artifacts
excavation site
to move from one area to another
migrate
one who carefully uncovers evidence from the past
archaeologist
a method scientists use to estimate the age of living things after they have died
carbon dating
to gather
harvest
a long period of time before people developed systems of writing and written language
prehistory
a person who travels from place to place
nomad