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Archaeology Chapter 1 - Principals of Archaeology STUDENT 1. Archaeology a. is the study of the human past. b. combines the themes of time and change. c. involves artifacts, ecofacts, and features. d. all of the above e. none of the above 2. Artifacts are a. portable objects that people made in the past. b. fossil bones. c. pyramids. d. all of the above. e. none of the above. 3. A site is a. a basic unit of archaeological analysis. b. a place where people lived. c. a place where people carried out activities. d. all of the above. e. none of the above. 4. Archaeological sites are discovered by a. intentional survey. b. library and museum searches. c. accident. d. any of the above. e. none of the above. 5. Topographic maps are useful for archaeologists because they contain information on a. ancient vegetation. b. weather patterns. c. the shape of the land. d. soil distribution. e. all of the above 6. Some terms associated with establishing a grid system at an archaeological site include a. accelerator mass spectrometer. b. ground penetrating radar. c. datum and elevation. d. phosphate analysis. e. all of the above 7. Air photographs are used by archaeologists a. to locate new sites. b. to map known sites. c. to plot agricultural field systems. d. all of the above e. none of the above 1
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8. Archaeological field survey involves a. large-scale excavation. b. questionnaires distributed to local people.
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