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Social Studies

Chapter 10 Social Studies

Where was the cave that was discovered by 4 teenagers located? Lascaux, France
Who are people who study the past most like? Detectives
What does an Archeologist study? objects or artifacts made or used by people in the past
What does a geographer study? physical as well as human made features..
what is a human made feature? A road is a _____-____ feature that a geographer would be interested in
what is a physical feature? A landform (such as a mountain) is an example of _______ feature that a geographer would study.
what do historians study? diaries and letters from the past to find out what happened in the past and why
Scientists believe ancient people created cave paintings for what reasons? to capture animals' "magical powers", for religious rituals and ceremonies, for decoration or recording an event
why do scientists collect clues like detectives? to figure out as much as they can about cave artifacts and painting
why do some cave paintings center around pictures of animals? it makes it easier to figure out what animals lived in the area of the cave
what does the ancient spear thrower indicate? that the person who used it was a hunter
what did people do that scientists believe if the ceiling was to high to paint on? the built wood structures (scaffolding) to stand on as they painted high in the cave.
how do people make paint, that scientists believe? they made paint by grinding different minerals and mixing the power with fat or oils to make different colors for their art.
what is the hardest question for scientists to answer? why did people paint in caves?
Archeologist Cloths, weapons, tools, and coins
Geographer Natural landforms, Mountains, Lakes, Rivers, Human-made items, towns roads bridges, and dams.
Created by: MeghanKea16
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