Ancient World History Unit 1 Study Sheet
Scientists who study artifacts and human remains to learn about human behavior.
The discovery of this allowed paleolithic man to shift to the neolithic age.
Wandering from place to place in search of food and shelter.
Old Stone Age
The time before written records, the discipline that records and interprets past events involving human beings.
Paleolithic man lived in groups of about 20-30 called these.
The scientific name for modern man, means wise person.
Paleolithic man lived and made art in these.
A scientist who studies artifacts to learn about the past.
New Stone Age
Paleolithic man developed very _______________ stone tools.
Paleolithic man mastered the use of ______________ to cook his food and to keep warm.
Some scientists believe that early man began on this continent.
The term lithic means this.
the earliest humans lived
by hunting and gathering their food
a larger supply of food
the development of farming brought early humans
The region of the world that was likely occupied last by early man was
Studying these would be one way that we can get an idea of what happened in the past before writing.
A skull from a human who lived in the Neolithic Era would be considered a
Something that was made by the original creator, such as a painting in a cave, would be a
The study of people and the places where they lived is called
The study of how the land looks is, its landforms is called
A photograph, a treaty, and a diary would be primary sources but this would not be
This is what early man did; some believe he started in Africa and then moved from place to place. We call this movement
A period of long time of freezing weather
A relative who lived in the past.
Using animals greatly improved the ability of people to