Vocab
Vocab
Vocab
Timeline Skills
Map Skills

100

Used to count years, Common Era
What is C.E.

100

Neolithic site in present day Turkey
What is Catalhoyuk

100

Before the birth of Christ (before the Common Era)
What is B.C.E.

100

In what direction does a timeline get read?
What is left to right (or top to bottom)

100

This is always labeled on a map.
What is map title

200

Remains, impressions, or trace of a living thing of a former geologic age.
What is fossil

200

Simple object (tool or ornament) showing human work and representing a culture.
What is artifact

200

Scientist who studies human history by digging up human remains and artifacts.
What is archaeologist

200

These two terms can be used interchangeably, refers to the time period after Christ.
What is C.E. and A.D.

200

Used to help determine distance in real life.
What is scales

300

No fixed home, moving according to the seasons from place to place in search of food, water, and grazing land.
What is nomadic

300

Later part of the Stone Age. People used ground or polished stone weapons.
What is neolithic

300

Movement from one country, place, or locality to another.
What is migration

300

These two terms can be used interchangeably, refers to the time period before Christ.
What is B.C. and B.C.E.

300

Shows directions N,E,S,W.
What is a compass

400

Staying or living in one place instead of moving to different places.
What is sedentary

400

early phase of the Stone Age.
What is Paleolithic

400

Dark natural glass that forms when hot molten or semifluid rock from a volcano cools.
What is obsidian

400

The order in which events occur
What is chronological order

400

Used when maps show colors, shades or patterns.
What is a map key

500

The point at which a very significant change occurs
What is turning point

500

A group of people that includes many families and relatives who have the same language, customs, beliefs, and leader.
What is tribal

500

A fundamental change in the way people lived from hunting and gathering to agriculture. Led to permanent settlements.
What is Neolithic Revolution

500

Shows historical events in chronological order.
What is a timeline

500

Explains what you are looking at and what you can expect to learn.
What is map title