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Geography & Early Human Communities Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. In what way was Moses' hierarchy not a true theocracy?

Question 2 2. Lake Agassiz and the Indo-European diaspora are thought to have both occurred around _____.

Question 3 3. What is the basic goal in the creation of a hierarchy?

Question 4 4. The term interglacial refers to

Question 5 5. How did the domestication of animals affect the lives of human beings?

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Question 6 6. Which of these regions never developed agriculture?

Question 7 7. Why do scholars now believe the great flood actually took place?

Question 8 8. What is a sedentary society?

Question 9 9. The current period of interglaciation began

Question 10 10. What was one of the first major ways that people altered their environments?

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Question 11 11. The last ice age ended

Question 12 12. Which of these were forms of irrigation developed by ancient people?

Question 13 13. Why was the Indo-European diaspora important?

Question 14 14. What are the goals of agriculture?

Question 15 15. In the Sumerian myth of a Great Flood, why did Goddess Enlil plan to flood the earth?

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Question 16 16. What would most likely happen if a river changed its course?

Question 17 17. What was the Neolithic era?

Question 18 18. Which of the following does Indo-European refers to?

Question 19 19. What defined the Neolithic era?

Question 20 20. Which of the following best describes how humans decided to settle in villages?

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Question 21 21. Which was the first area to develop agriculture?

Question 22 22. How did the gradual warming of the earth affect the lives of human beings?

Question 23 23. How did agriculture change human society?

Question 24 24. The first civilization without an aristocracy was:

Question 25 25. Why were ponds and lakes not the best sources of water?

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Question 26 26. Why was a hill a good choice for a village?

Question 27 27. When did humans stop altering their environments?

Question 28 28. The most common form of hierarchy in human history is based upon the notion that:

Question 29 29. Which of the following landforms was best for farming?

Question 30 30. The most basic social unit is the _____.

Geography & Early Human Communities Chapter Exam Instructions

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