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social scientist Social science is a major category of academic disciplines, concerned with society and the relationships among individuals within a society.
historian an expert in or student of history,
archaeologist a specialist in archaeology,
anthropologist An anthropologist is a person with an extensive knowledge of anthropology who uses this knowledge in their work,
psychologist an expert or specialist in psychology
primary source A primary source is a document or physical object which was written or created during the time under study.
secondary source n scholarship, a secondary source is a document or recording that relates or discusses information originally
Characteristics of Civilization The characteristic a civilization need to grow
Cultural Diffusion When one cultural breaks up and creates 2
Islam the religion of the Muslims, a monotheistic faith regarded as revealed through Muhammad as the Prophet of Allah.
Makkah A city in saudia arabia
Muhammad is considered in Islam to be the greatest messenger and prophet sent by God to guide humanity
Muslim of or relating to the Muslims or their religion
Qur’an the Islamic sacred book
Abram Abram is a masculine given name of Biblical Hebrew origin,
Egypt a country
Monotheism the belief in one god
Holy Trinity the Christian Godhead as one God in three persons: Father, Son, and Holy Spirit..
Hebrews a member of an ancient people living in what is now Israel and Palestine
trade routes a road that traders takethe science or practice of farming
agriculture a way of farming
stable food supply . A stable food supply means there is enough food for all of the people all the time.
Polytheism the belief in or worship of more than one god..
civilization a town
human development a new approach for advancing human flourishing.
innovation creating better things
invention something made to do something
religion a belief
Israelites a member of the ancient Hebrew nation,
jews belief is judiisum
social structure relations between large social groups.
government the governing body of a nation
technology the application of scientific knowledge for practical purposes,
art the expression or application of human creative skill and imagination,
system of writing is any conventional method of visually representing verbal communication.
canals an artificial waterway constructed to allow the passage of boats or ships inland or to convey water for irrigation..
city-states a city that with its surrounding territory forms an independent state..
cuneiform denoting or relating to the wedge-shaped characters used in the ancient writing systems of Mesopotamia, Persia, and Ugarit,
Egyptians people who lived in egypt
hieroglyphics writing consisting of hieroglyphs..
Nile River Valley The shape of the Nile River Valley resembles a lotus flower,
river valley a river in a valley
Apostles Disciples means a messenger
Sumerians a member of the indigenous non-Semitic people of ancient Babylonia..
theocracy a system of government in which priests rule in the name of God or a god
Tigris-Euphrates River Valley a river valley in mesopotamia
trade/commerce Some commentators trace the origins of commerce to the very start of communication in prehistoric times
Bible Book the Christians followed
Torah book jews followed
Resurrection the action or fact of resurrecting or being resurrected.: "the story of the resurrection of Osiris
Kosher satisfying the requirements of Jewish law.
Messiah the promised deliverer of the Jewish nation prophesied in the Hebrew Bible..
Christianity he religion based on the person and teachings of Jesus of Nazareth, or its beliefs and practices..
Crucifixion the execution of a person by nailing or binding them to a cross..
Greatest Commandment 'Love the Lord your God with all
Yahweh a form of the Hebrew name of God used in the Bible.
Parables also known as the Decalogue, are a set of commandments a simple story used to illustrate a moral or spiritual lesson, as told by Jesus in the Gospels..
Prophets a person regarded as an inspired teacher or proclaimer of the will of God.
Judaism the monotheistic religion of the Jews.
Abraham originally Abram, is the first of the three biblical patriarchs
Moses prophet in Abrahamic religions. According to the Hebrew Bible, he was a former Egyptian prince
Jesus also referred to as Jesus of Nazareth or Jesus Christ
Mesopotamia is a name for the area of the Tigris–Euphrates river system,
10 Commandments also known as the Decalogue, are a set of commandments
Gospels the teaching or revelation of Christ.:
Diaspora Jews living outside Israel.
prophet a person regarded as an inspired teacher or proclaimer of the will of God.: "the Old Testament prophet Jeremiah".
Ka'ba The Kaaba or Ka'aba is a cuboid building at the center of Islam's most sacred mosque,
trade routes routes trader follow
Khadijah Khadijah or Khadīja bint Khuwaylid or Khadīja al-Kubra was the first wife of the Islamic prophet Muhammad
Night Journey the journey Muhammad went on
People of the Book was used to refer specifically to the Jewish people and the Torah,
Sunnah is the verbally transmitted record of the teachings, deeds and sayings,
mosques is a place of worship for followers of Islam.
Five pillars of faith are the basic framework in a Muslim's religious life as per commanded by their Lord
jihad Muslims struggle with internal and external challenges
shari'ah islamic law
pilgrimage a journy to a holy site
City Building and Architecture is a governmental agency within the Cabinet of Azerbaijan in charge of regulating the urban construction and development and overseeing architectural activities in Azerbaijan.
Baghdad A city in the mid east
Muslim Golden age The age of wonder for the muslims
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