Study Guide 1 - Study Guide 1 First Humans 1. Terms/people...

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Study Guide 1 First Humans 1. Terms/people a. Archaeology b. Agricultural Revolution c. Neanderthal i. Died out, Stonger humans with less mental capacity ii. Used Tools, Burred Dead d. Neolithic Mesopotania Terms o Anthropomorphic Places o Euphrates o Tigris Gods o Enki Sea/mischief god o Ka Earth goddess Sumer 1. Terms/People a. Sumerian i. Main inhabitances of Mesopotania, words fist Civilization, 30 city-states, common culture, commerce and tendency to make war on one another b. Cuneiform
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i. Wedge shaped writing ii. Used thought Mesopotania c. Ziggurat i. First temple like stricture built ii. Terraced temple 2. Places a. Uruk i. First city of many things, orchards, wheel and plow 3. Individuals a. Gilgamesh i. First King of Uruk ii. Epic of Gilgamesh Akkadianis 1. People a. Sargon i. Conquered Sumer ii. Made rich city Hittites Terms/people o Indo-european o Hittite Egypt 1. Terms a. Pharaoh i. All powerful, all providing king ii. “Big House”
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b. Pyramid c. Middle Kingdom i. d. Book of the dead 2. People a. Hyksos b. Egyptians c. Akkadian 3. Places a. Memphis b. Nile c. Thebes d. Akhetaten 4. Individual a. Menes - 3100 i. Founder of Egypt ii. Invaded lower Egypt and Ruled upper Egypt iii. Stablized Egypt for 2000 years b. Ahmose c. Akhenaten i. Makes god Aton, Priests where gaining too much power ii. Everyone must worship him to worship the god d. Tutankhamen i. Son of Akhenaten ii. Restores original religion 5. Gods
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Amon-Ra b. Osiris c. Ptah i. Creater of the world and gods d. Horus Canaanite Phoenicians People +terms o Phoenicians Palces’ o Carthage o Byblos Famous Papyrus trading port Term bible originated here Assyrians 1. Terms a. Assyrians 2. Places a. Nineveh i. Distroyed by chaldians b. Assur cap. Of Syria 3. Deitie a. Assur i. Babylonians
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This note was uploaded on 05/09/2011 for the course HIST 201 taught by Professor Davis during the Spring '11 term at Harrisburg Area Community College.

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