APWH Vocabulary Chapter 1 (Bulliet)

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DefinitionVocabulary Word
structures and complexes of very large stones constructed for ceremonial and religious purposes
Reed that grows along the banks of the Nile River; used as a form of paper
Study of past events and changes in cultural practives
Occupation for people who were able to read and write
Capital city of ancient Egypt during the Middle and New Kingdoms
alloy of copper and tin
Created framework for civilization in Mesopotamia
City thought to be a twin capital with Mohenjo-Daro
A body preserved by special processes in ancient Egypt
Central figure in ancient Egyptian state
Charm meant to protect from evil spirits
Historical period characterized by production of tools from stone and other materials
Period of the Stone Age associated with the ancient Agricultural Revolution
DefinitionVocabulary Word
writing system using wedge shaped symbols
Large triangular stone monument in ancient Egypt; used for burial
massive pyramidal stepped tower of ancient Mesopotamia
Family of languages originating in west Asia; languages include Arabic and Hebrew
Capital city for Hammurabi and Nebuchadnezzar
Amorite ruler of Babylon best known for a code of laws
Group of people who share a set of cultural traits
Small independent state with an urban center and surrounding agricultural land
Largest city of the Indus River Valley civilizations
Divinely created order of the universe in ancient Egypt
People who supported themselves by hunting and gathering
system of writing in which pictorial symbols represented sounds, syllables and concepts; ancient Egypt
Socially transmitted patterns of action and expression

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