Ch 11: MEGA Social Science Multi-Content: Neolithic Revolution & Birth of Human Civilization

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Watch these engaging video lessons to review the essential information concerning the Neolithic revolution and the birth of human civilization featured on the MEGA Social Science Multi-Content test. Once you've watched a lesson, practice with multiple-choice questions to prepare for the exam.

MEGA Social Science Multi-Content: Neolithic Revolution & Birth of Human Civilization - Chapter Summary

Let our instructors guide you through lessons addressing the Neolithic period and human civilization topics you need study up on for the MEGA Social Science Multi-Content test. These lessons will include the following information:

  • Art in the Neolithic period
  • Causes of the Neolithic agricultural revolution
  • The first civilization and its four empires
  • The Fertile Crescent
  • Plant and animal domestication
  • Paleolithic and Neolithic cultures

By the end of this chapter, you will be ready to answer questions about the first human civilizations on the MEGA Social Science Multi-Content test. Prepare yourself using our video lessons, and get extra practice for exam day with our multiple-choice quizzes.

7 Lessons in Chapter 11: MEGA Social Science Multi-Content: Neolithic Revolution & Birth of Human Civilization
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Neolithic Period: Art, Timeline & Facts

1. Neolithic Period: Art, Timeline & Facts

Explore the definition and characteristics of the Neolithic Period, and test your understanding about the ancient world and the development of human civilization.

Neolithic Agricultural Revolution: Causes and Implications

2. Neolithic Agricultural Revolution: Causes and Implications

A long, long time ago, human beings roamed the earth looking for food. Then the agricultural revolution struck! What are the benefits of an agrarian society, and how have they shaped the way we live today?

Mesopotamia: The First Civilization

3. Mesopotamia: The First Civilization

In this lesson, we explore the beginning of one of the oldest civilizations in the world, Mesopotamia. We specifically discuss the factors that encouraged settlement in the region.

The Fertile Crescent: Cradle of Civilization

4. The Fertile Crescent: Cradle of Civilization

Complex civilization wasn't always the norm. In this lesson, we are going to check out the origins of civilization as we know it, and see where, when, and how this new system of living first began.

The Four Empires of Mesopotamia

5. The Four Empires of Mesopotamia

Whereas a number of dynasties ruled Egypt, it was often completely different cultures to rule Mesopotamia. This lesson looks at four of those cultures that were able to build empires.

Plant & Animal Domestication in Geography

6. Plant & Animal Domestication in Geography

This lesson discusses why plant and animal domestication holds such significance to human geographers. You'll also gain perspective on the length of time this practice has been a part of our history.

Preliterate Cultures: Paleolithic vs Neolithic

7. Preliterate Cultures: Paleolithic vs Neolithic

In this lesson we briefly explore the origins of Homo sapiens before discovering the differences between the Paleolithic and Neolithic eras of human civilization.

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