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Title: Chart of ancient River Valley Civilizations


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Chart of ancient River Valley Civilizations
  • Use Chapter 2 to fill out the information for
    each civilization on the back of your map.

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Lets check your work.
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Mesopotamia
4
Mesopotamia
  • Major Water Source
  • Tigris River
  • Euphrates River
  • Flooding unpredictable

5
Mesopotamia
  • Advanced Cities
  • Ur
  • Babylon

6
Mesopotamia
  • Specialized Workers
  • Priests Metalworkers
  • Scribes Soldiers
  • Teachers Farmers
  • Merchants Weavers
  • Builders Govt. officials

7
Mesopotamia
  • Complex Institutions
  • Formal govt. with officials and laws
  • City-states
  • Dynasties
  • Organized religion (polytheistic)
  • Ziggurats
  • Priests
  • Education system to train scribes

8
Mesopotamia
  • Advanced Technology
  • Wheel
  • Sail
  • Plow
  • Irrigation
  • Architecture arches, ramps, ziggurats

9
Mesopotamia
  • Record Keeping
  • Cuneiform written on clay tablets

10
Egypt
11
Egypt
  • Major Water Source
  • Nile River
  • Predictable flooding

12
Egypt
  • Advanced Cities
  • Memphis
  • Thebes

13
Egypt
  • Specialized Workers
  • Priests Metalworkers
  • Scribes Soldiers
  • Teachers Farmers
  • Merchants Weavers
  • Builders Govt. officials

14
Egypt
  • Complex Institutions
  • Theocracy with officials and laws
  • Pharaohs
  • Dynasties
  • Organized religion (polytheistic)

15
Egypt
  • Advanced Technology
  • Medicines
  • Pyramids
  • Mummification
  • Astronomy
  • Calendar (365 days)
  • Geometry

16
Egypt
  • Record Keeping
  • Hieroglyphics

17
Indus Valley
18
Indus Valley
  • Major Water Source
  • Indus River
  • Unpredictable Flooding

19
Indus Valley
  • Advanced Cities
  • Mohenjo-Daro
  • Harrappa

20
Indus Valley
  • Specialized Workers
  • Priests Metalworkers
  • Scribes Soldiers
  • Teachers Farmers
  • Merchants Weavers
  • Builders Govt. officials

21
Indus Valley
  • Complex Institutions
  • Strong centralized government
  • Planned cities grid system
  • Organized religion early form of Hinduism

22
Indus Valley
  • Advanced Technology
  • Plumbing and sewage systems
  • Oven-baked bricks
  • Sophisticated city-planning

23
Indus Valley
  • Record Keeping
  • Not yet deciphered

24
China
25
China
  • Major Water Source
  • Huang He (Yellow) River
  • Yangtze River
  • Unpredictable flooding

26
China
  • Advanced Cities
  • Anyang
  • Luoyang

27
China
  • Specialized Workers
  • Priests Metalworkers
  • Scribes Soldiers
  • Teachers Farmers
  • Merchants Weavers
  • Builders Govt. officials

28
China
  • Complex Institutions
  • Organized government
  • Dynasties, feudalism
  • Organized Religion use of oracle bones

29
China
  • Advanced Technology
  • Walled cities
  • Bronzework
  • Silk
  • Iron
  • Coined money

30
China
  • Record Keeping
  • Pictographic a symbol represents an idea or word
  • Written language is different than spoken language
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