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Locations of the Early River Civilizations

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This map shows the start of a river (the red dot) and the end of that same river (the blue dot). Which river is it?

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1. This map shows the start of a river (the red dot) and the end of that same river (the blue dot). Which river is it?

2. This map shows the start of a river (the red dot) and the end of that same river (the blue dot). Which river is it?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The earliest human civilizations were founded around rivers, in what are known as river valley civilizations. This quiz/worksheet combo will help you test your understanding the locations of specific early river civilizations. The questions will ask you about specific rivers on a map and the reason that early civilizations formed around rivers.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments, you'll be tested on:

  • Specific rivers relevant to early civilizations based upon their locations on a map
  • The reasons that early civilizations formed around rivers

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding early river civilizations
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the locations of specific rivers
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding the importance of rivers to early civilization, and interpret it correctly

Additional Learning

To learn more about the importance and locations of specific rivers, review the accompanying lesson, Locations of the Early River Civilizations. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Describe an agrarian society
  • Relate the number of years that have passed since humans were hunter-gatherers
  • Know the name of human history's most famous river-valley civilization
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