Primary or Secondary?
Historical Sources
The Passing of Time
Periods of Time
MISC
100

Textbook

secondary

100

What are oral sources? Give an example.

gives us information by spoken word like stories

100

What are events?

Things that happened

100

Smaller periods of time are called...

An era

100

Calculate the century: 1264ce

13th Century CE

200

eye-witness account of an event

primary

200

What are written sources? Give an example.

gives us information in writing like books

200

What are events that have already happened?

the past

200

A period of 10 years

Decade
200

What body what found SECOND at Lake Mungo?

Mungo Man

300

newspaper

primary

300

What are audio sources? Give an example.

gives us information by sound like music

300

What are events that are happening now?

the present

300

a period of 100 years

Century

300

Archaeologists use a box-grid system for their excavations. True or False?

True
400
the internet

secondary

400

What are graphic sources? Give an example.

gives us information in images like paintings

400

What are events that have not happened yet?

the future

400

What is a graphic representation of when events happen?

Timeline

400

A Source created at the time we are investigating is...

A Primary Source

500

pictures

primary

500

What are physical sources? Give an example.

gives us information through objects of the past like tools

500

 Putting events in the order in which they happened is called...

Chronological Order

500

a period of 1.000 years

Millenium

500

What is Bias?

A one-sided opinion either for or against something.

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