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tools of historian


Calendar dating system to measure time
B.C. Before Christ...written after number ex: 400 b.c
credibility truthfulness
place characteristics that give an area a special quality
period, or era block of time
modern history c 1500 to preset day
bias unreasoned or emotional judgment
analyze examine sources...primary and secondary
secondary sources created after an event by people who were not there
chronology the order events happened
ancient history the time period after prehistory
century 100 years
point of view general attitude about people and life
A.D. anno domini...latin meaning "in the year of the Lord"
circa c. means about
primary source eye witness account or something from the event
decade 10 years
middle ages medieval times
timeline a diagram that shows the order of events
prehistory time before writing was developed
Created by: kaci01467