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River Basins inAsiaAugust 26th
Key TermsIndus River ValleyHarappan CivilizationYellow/Yangzi River ValleysYangshao CultureLongshan Culture
Writing Assignment 1-August 30th5pmSee last PowerPoint or Assignment Prompt fordetailsContent Quiz 1-September 3rd- 5pm7 Short Answer Questions:Answer 5 in 3-5sentences3 Mini-Essay Questions:Answer 2 in 2paragraphs minimum (5 sentences each)Answering more than the required numberof questions will not improve your grade.Iwill only grade the first questions you answer
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Writing AssignmentPracticeTake a 5 minutes to produce a thesisstatement for Writing Assignment 1,and be prepared to share it with therest of the classIf you already have one, go over it andedit itRemember the thesis statementessentials:Make a clear argumentBack it up with evidenceClearly state supporting topicswhich are specific
Looking BackWhat were some specific examples ofhow rivers were important to civilizationin Mesopotamia and Egypt?What were some of the differences in thetwo civilizations, and what caused them?Between the rivers?Between the climate?

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Professor
David Zealy
Tags
Indus Valley Civilization, Harappa, Indus River, Indus River valley

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