4 Water and Civilization 5

4 Water and Civilization 5 - Miscellaneous Life, Humans,...

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Egypt and Mesopotamia Neolithic Founder Crops Wheat Barley Flax Chick Pea Lentil Domesticated animals: cows, goats, sheep, and pigs Nile Jordan Tigris Euphrates
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tool users agriculture iron age industrial revolution The Model T Moon landing 2,000,000 yrs 8,500 yrs 3,000 yrs 61 years Time Perspective
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Vinyl 1926 Saran Wrap 1953 Velcro 1955 Plastic Garbage Bags 1968 Caller ID patented 1982 First soft drinks in all-aluminum cans 1964
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Unformatted text preview: Miscellaneous Life, Humans, Civilization, and Water Next: Whats So Special About Water? Tigris-Euphrates 2/3 Egypts arable Land Predictable flooding (July through October ) Nile Egypt Khemia signifies black earth: flood deposition Mesopotamia Euphrate s Alluvial Plain Flood: March through June Less predictable (Water-deposited)...
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