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Lesson 8-9

Isaac Social Studies

era an expanse of time characterized by an individual, human, activity or culture; synonym of "age"
age an expanse of time characterized by an individual, human, activity or culture; synonym of "era"
calendar a system of organizing and dividing time, often based on the orbit of the moon around the earth or the earth around the sun
solar calendar a calendar system based on the earth's rotation around the sun
lunar calendar a calendar system based on the moon's rotation around the earth
B.C./B.C.E. the period of time before Christ was born, now referred to as "before common era"
A.D./C.E the period of time after Christ was born, now referred to as "common era"
topography a way of showing contrasting features on a map
Afroeurasia a geographical region spanning Africa, Europe and Asia
Americas a geographical region consisting of North and South America
Oceania a geographic region in the basin of the Pacific Ocean containing 25,000 islands
Eurasia the land mass of both Europe and Asia
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