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TExES Core Subjects EC-6: Basic History Concepts Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. The ability to easily connect with services and other people in your immediate environment through utilizing paths and sidewalks is best described as which of the following?

Question 2 2. Thesis-antithesis-synthesis is most associated with:

Question 3 3. Which river is associated with the Cradle of Civilization?

Question 4 4. The rise of capitalism is chiefly associated with which period of world history?

Question 5 5. What do we call the study of how people interact with the environment?

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Question 6 6. The Neolithic Revolution is associated with which period of world history?

Question 7 7. What do we call the study of human trends in a specific place?

Question 8 8. One particular view or theory based on historical evidence is called:

Question 9 9. What factor is a positive aspect of an urban environment for an older adult?

Question 10 10. Why are economically disadvantaged communities more likely to struggle with providing support to older adults?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following may help a person to experience greater well-being during the aging process?

Question 12 12. The values held by the people in the area around where you live are most closely connected to which concept?

Question 13 13. Why were the Hittites able to develop a civilization in Asia Minor?

Question 14 14. What was the significance of the Neolithic Revolution?

Question 15 15. Why did the Egyptian civilization develop along the Nile River?

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Question 16 16. Stories that are not written down, but are passed down verbally from generation to generation are considered:

Question 17 17. Which would NOT be considered a primary source?

Question 18 18. Spatial analysis often involves looking at data _____.

Question 19 19. Karen was making a list of things associated with the term 'Big Geography.' Not everything on her list was accurate. Proofread the portions of Karen's notes below and indicate which one she should eliminate.

Question 20 20. Evaluate the phrases below and indicate which one most aligns with the concept of Imperialism.

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Question 21 21. The process in which an account of the past is researched and constructed is called:

Question 22 22. Why is geographic systems analysis helpful?

Question 23 23. Spatial analysis is also called _____.

Question 24 24. Which civilization built Macchu Picchu in the Andes Mountains of South America?

Question 25 25. In which period did the religion of Islam emerge?

TExES Core Subjects EC-6: Basic History Concepts Chapter Exam Instructions

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