OAE - Integrated Social Studies: Early Civilizations Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What is the basic goal in the creation of a hierarchy?

Question 2 2.

Read the following description to answer the question.

An increase in food production enabled the division of labor.

The division of labor allowed for the development of new technologies.

The development of new technologies allowed for a greater increase in food production.

This led to further division of labor, which led to further technologies, which led to further increases in population.

This is referred to as _____.

Question 3 3. The term interglacial refers to

Question 4 4. What material was most often used to create early Neolithic pottery and bricks?

Question 5 5. The most common form of hierarchy in human history is based upon the notion that:

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Question 6 6. Why was the Indo-European diaspora important?

Question 7 7. Which of the following does Indo-European refers to?

Question 8 8. Which tool created by Neolithic people was the earliest form of the plow?

Question 9 9. In the Sumerian myth of a Great Flood, why did Goddess Enlil plan to flood the earth?

Question 10 10. For thousands of years, civilization's only hope of victory against horse peoples was _____.

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Question 11 11. The current period of interglaciation began

Question 12 12. How did emerging cities with population surplus overcome the problem of administration?

Question 13 13. The last ice age ended

Question 14 14. In what way was Moses' hierarchy not a true theocracy?

Question 15 15. The last of the horse peoples died out:

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Question 16 16. How did the domestication of animals affect the lives of human beings?

Question 17 17. How did the gradual warming of the earth affect the lives of human beings?

Question 18 18. The first proper city built was _____.

Question 19 19. The first civilization without an aristocracy was:

Question 20 20. How did the diets of early farming communities differ from that of nomadic hunter-gatherers?

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Question 21 21. How does livestock differ from other domesticated animals?

Question 22 22. When did humans first begin practicing agriculture?

Question 23 23. Why was agriculture a necessary precondition for cities?

Question 24 24. Why do scholars now believe the great flood actually took place?

Question 25 25. How did the Neolithic Revolution support larger populations worldwide?

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Question 26 26. Horse archers' main antagonists were _____.

Question 27 27. Neolithic people likely pioneered a rudimentary _____ for textiles.

Question 28 28. The easiest way for a barbarian to gain the products of civilization was to:

Question 29 29. Benefits of settled agriculture include _____.

Question 30 30. Plants grown for consumption are referred to as _____, while plants used indoors for decorative purposes are _____.

OAE - Integrated Social Studies: Early Civilizations Chapter Exam Instructions

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