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Social scientist the people who study the world in which humans live.
historians study written records of past events.
geographers study the earth's surface and its impact on humans
topography physical land features
climate weather
human migrations movement and the way humans learn to adapt to live in different environements
political maps show countries, their borders, and capital cities
physical maps show topography
economists study how societies use avalible resources
anthropologists study past and present human cultures
archaeologists they examine the culture of past human societies through analysis of physical remains
historical sources historians are concerned with the examination of written resources from the past.
primary sources a firsthand record of a historical event created by an eyewitness who actually expierenced the event
secondary source a secondhand record of a historical event created by a person who did not actually expierenced the event
neolithic age new stone age
key developments of neolithic age 1. humans first discovered how to perform agriculture and domesticate animals for food and drink
key developments of neolithic age 2. humans switched from being nomads to being settled farmers who lived in permanent villages
key developments of neolithic age 3. farming created a steady food supply.
key developments of neolithic age 4. The permanent villages created during the neolithic age eventually turned into civilizations
key developments of neolithic age 5. The development of farming during this period was so important for humans that it is often called the "Neolithic Revolution"
civilization a civilization is a complex and highly organized society that a governing social classes, job specialization, a food surplus, writing, and religious.
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