S: River Valley Civilizations
FC: River Valley Civilizations | Patrick Reid 1st period
1: Table Of Contents | p. 2, 3 - Mesopotamia River Valley p. 4, 5 - Egypt River Valley p. 6, 7 - Indus River Valley p. 8, 9 - China River Valley
3: Mesopotamia River Valley | 1. The word Mesopotamia in Greek means "land between the rivers". 2. Unpredictable flooding combined with a period of little or no rain. 3. The cities are Kish, Umma, Lagash, Uruk, Ur. 4. Mesopotamia has dynasties as their rulers of govermment. 5. Most of Mesopotamia's people are polytheistic. 6. The job specialties in Mesopotamia are farmers. 7. Most people in the middle class were wealthy merchants. 8. The architechture is pyramid shaped Ziggurats. 9. Public works in mesopotamia are building Ziggurats. 10. The form of writing Mesopotamia uses is Cuneiform.
4: Egypt River Valley
5: 1. The Egypt River Valley is composed mostly of sand. 2. The Egypt River Valley has normal rain unlike the other river valleys. 3. The main cities in the Egypt River Valley are Menphis, and Thebes. 4. The Egypt River valley's government is based on theocracy. 5. The Egypt River valley worships Pharaohs. | 6. The job specialization in the river valley is building stuctures such as pyramids. 7. The Egypt River valley has barely any type of social classes. 8. The architecture in the Egypt River Valley is building giant pyramids. 9. Public works here are transportation. 10. The writing here is Heiroglyphics.
6: Indus River Valley
7: 1. The Indus River valley lies in the subcontinent of India. 2. The environment in the Indus River Valley is very similar to the Egypt and Mesopotamia River valleys. 3. The main cities in the Indus River valley are Kalibangan, Mohenjo-Dao, and harappa. 4. The government in the Indus River valley is based on religion. 5. The religious practices in the Indus River Valley is Theocracy. 6. The main jobs in the Indus River Valley are trading goods. 7. Like the Egypt River Valley, The Indus River valley has hardly any social classes. 8. One of the arts in the Indus River Valley is jewelry making. 9. Transportation is a public work in the Indus River Valley. 10. The Indus River valley's writing is based on the Harrapean Culture.
8: China River Valley
9: 1. The China River Valley still thrives today. 2. In the China River Valley, settlers have to supply their own goods instead of trades. 3. The city of Anyang was built mainly of wood. 4. The government in the China River valley is ruled by dynasties. 5. The people in the China River Valley worshiped ancestors. 6. The Job Specialty in the China River Valley is farming. 7. The social classes in the China River Valley are divided between nobles and peasants. 8. Stone walls and tall wooden structures are the main type of architecture in the China River Valley. 9. Warriors are a main part of public works in the China River Valley 10. The writing in the China River Valley is symbols based on pictographs that represent different things.