S: The River Valley Civilizations
FC: River Valley Civilizations By: Nyja Brim
1: Table of Contents | Indus River Valley - Page 2-3 Egypt River Valley - Page 4-5 China River Valley - 6-7 Mesopotamia River Valley - 8-9
2: Indus | India have four mountain geographic features called: Great Himalayn mountains, plains, peninsula, and desert. | The official language of India is known as Hindi. | The climate of India have four climate zones: tropical, alpine,subtropical, and arid. | New Dehli is India's capital. | .India have the record of the highest rate of murders.
3: India have a diversity of religions such as, Christianity, Islam, Hinduism, and Sikhism. | India's caste system depends on how you are birthed. | India's government is known to be the Union Government, | Ancient India's people didn't bury there dead to avoid elements. Instead they placed them in temples called "Towers of Silence". | People of ancient India developed trigonometry, calculus,, and algebra.
4: Egypt | Ancient Egypt people developed the water-clock, sundial, pyramids, and the time system | Ancient Egypt's main religion is Muslim and Coptic Christian. | Egypt's social classes are (highest to lowest): pharoh, vizer, high priest/nobles, engineers/doctors, scribes, craftsmen, and slaves/farmers. | Egypt's climate is hot but mostly sunny. And the winter's are mild. | Egypt's shorelines are on the Mediterranean and Red Sea.
5: The capital of Egypt is Cairo. | Egypt's major cities are Cairo, Alexandria, El Giza, Suez, Asyut, Luxor, Aswan, and El Miya. | Egypt's agriculture is mainly cotton, beans, wheats, and other products. | Egypt is 94,450 square kilometers, which is three times the size of New Mexico. | Arabic is Egypt's official language, French and English is understood.
6: China | Buddhism is the main religion in China. | China's main crop that they harvest is rice. | The Chinese contributed a lot of technology we use today. Such as the compass, gunpowder, paper-making, and printing. | China consist of four social classes: (highest to lowest) Merchants, artisans, farmers/peasants, and scholars. | Ancient civilizations of the Chinese writing consist 20,000 characters, and only 5000 are learned in one lifetime.
7: The Great Wall of China have the distance of 1500 miles in length. | The Yellow River is one of the second longest rivers in the country. | China is one of the oldest river valley civilizations. | China's government is under an single-party system known as the Communist Party of China | The Chinese have money that they refer to as "yuan".
8: Mesopotamia | Tigris and Euphrates River are the two rivers located outside of Mesopota-mia | The people of Mesopotamia were known as Sumarians, lived around 3500 B.C. | Mesopotamia today is know known as Iraq. | Each state in Mesopotamia had different gods that they believed and worshiped.
9: The Sumarians religion and governments were combined. The priest had more power then the Kinds and Queens. | Sumarians harvest crops like grain, fruits, vegetables, and many more. | People from Mesopotamia spoke a diversity of languages. Such as, Elbiate, Akkodian, Phoenician, Semetic, Sumerian, and Elmite. | Sumerians had different social groups: (lowest to highest) slaves, normal people, and kings/rulers. | The people of Mesopotamia developed tools such as the wheel, plow, and other. irrigation systems.