csw2midterm - CSW II MIDTERM 1. Monism is the theory that...

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CSW II MIDTERM 1. Monism is the theory that all is one, that there are no “fundamental divisions”, and that a unified set of laws underlie nature. Monotheism is the belief in only one god. Polytheism is the belief in multiple gods. Monotheism and monism go hand in hand because they both involve the belief in one deity. 2. It is convenient to dwell on the banks of rivers because rivers provided water to drink and to clean with, and rivers deposit fertile soil into the ground making it easier to farm and to grow crops. 3. Paleolithic – relating to the cultural period of the Stone Age beginning with the eariest chipped stone tols, about 750,000 years ago, until about 15,000 years ago. Neolithic – relating to the cultural period of the Stone Age beginning around 10,000 BC, characterized by the development of agriculture and the making of polished stone tools. Holocene – beginning at the end of the last major Ice Age, about 10,000 years ago, characterized by the development of human civilizations. 4. Megalithic construction occurred for several primary reasons, including:
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This note was uploaded on 04/04/2008 for the course FRS II taught by Professor Mcelwaine during the Spring '08 term at SUNY Purchase.

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