The Neolithic Age Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Stonehenge in Great Britain is an example of a henge made using what material?

Question 2 2. What did neolithic people typically live in?

Question 3 3. Which of the following best describes why neolithic people used mud brick for building their homes?

Question 4 4. The Neolithic Age of prehistory is marked by the beginnings of farming and animal domestication, and also for the creation of these.

Question 5 5. During this period of Neolithic Greece, forms of pottery were still in their early stages and weren't as strong as later forms, which is reflected by the lack of pottery artifacts from this period in the modern day.

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Question 6 6. The _____ in Greece saw the rise of monochromatic pottery painted in dark colors and burnished with bone.

Question 7 7. In what area of the world did agriculture spread more easily as it developed and grew during the Neolithic Age?

Question 8 8. What is NOT a characteristic of the Neolithic Age?

Question 9 9. What phrase describes humans' active altering and changing of nature during the Neolithic Age?

Question 10 10. The Neolithic Age is distinctive from the Paleolithic and the Mesolithic Ages in that humans learned how to _____ and _____.

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Question 11 11. The Neolithic stone tools and weapons used during the period were essential for the innovation. Why were they replaced by bronze and copper?

Question 12 12. _____ and _____ were used by Neolithic humans to field dress animal carcasses, to cut through meat, and to till fields for planting, but they wore down quickly because of constant use.

Question 13 13. Dolmens are _____.

Question 14 14. In the Neolithic Era, the dead were sometimes buried _____.

Question 15 15. _____ was prevalent among Neolithic cultures.

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Question 16 16. What innovation made the Neolithic Age so different from the previous Stone Age time periods?

Question 17 17. Permanent settlement allowed Neolithic humans to establish _____.

Question 18 18. What was likely the first domesticated animal used for food?

Question 19 19. In this area of southern India the people were different than other sedentary Neolithic groups in that they still practiced a semi-nomadic lifestyle as cattle herders who lived in seasonal camps.

Question 20 20. In this part of northern India there have been burial grounds excavated that include both human and dog remains.

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Question 21 21. Although found among Neolithic artifacts of stone, bone tools made with quartz and agate have been found in this area of central India as well.

Question 22 22. What did people of the Neolithic Era use to make a roof?

Question 23 23. Why would farming cause people in the Neolithic Era to build houses?

Question 24 24. What simple, stone tool allowed people in the Neolithic Era to process grains into a usable form like flour?

Question 25 25. Neolithic people were also able to develop _____, which had major impacts on their culinary cultures.

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Question 26 26. What event defined the Neolithic Revolution?

Question 27 27. Which of these was NOT one of the earliest centers of agriculture in the Neolithic Age?

Question 28 28. What kind of homes did people usually live in in the Neolithic Age?

Question 29 29. The Neolithic Age is often called the ''_____'' because it was a time of transition and discovery after the prior period.

Question 30 30. Which of the following is NOT true about living in the Neolithic Age?

The Neolithic Age Chapter Exam Instructions

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