FC: Dustin Haithcock the river valley civilizations.
1: table of contents Mesopotamia pg 2-3 Egypt 4-5 Indus 6-7 China 8-9
2: Mesopotamia | Mesopotamia also was the ones to come up with our time 60 secs is a min. | Mesopotamia created a wheel and a sale to make transportation easy. Every year at a certain time Mesopotamia's rivers flood and produce silt for farming. | Mesopotamia also created the plow to making farming easy. Hammurabi was the one hue said an eye for an eye witch meant if u did something it was going to happen to u.
3: Mesopotamia was one of the first civilizations in the river valley civilizations. Mesopotamia only worshiped there king during the ruling of king narram sim. Hammurabi had 282 laws that were written around his palace. Mesopotamia had very many slaves, that is how there palaces were built. Mesopotamia is in the middle of the Tigris and Euphrates river.
4: Egypt is right by the Nile so it is a great water source. Egypt has a hot and very dry climate. Egypt is surrounded by all deserts. The Nile river is the only river to go south to north.. | Egypt is ruled by pharaohs. To Egypt pharaohs are there symbol of god. Egypt used slavery to build there pyramids. Egypt had papyrus witch is a paper substance. Hieroglyphic were there type of writing. Egypt would use mummification before burying there pharaoh.
6: Indus is between the Indus and gangs river. Indus is a sub contentment so it is blocked of. Indus created the plumbing and sewage system. Indus had blocks witch was were your house was. Indus is were the Hindu religion started. Indus had allot of monsoons that would bring rain or dry wind. Indus had a very strong government. Indus started a written language. They have a fertile crescent so they can grow almost anything. Indus is polytheistic so they believe in many gods.
8: China is the longest living civilization. China is between the Huang he and yangtee river. China has the mandate of heaven witch gives the ruler approval. The Himalaya's to the south gob desert to the north. China was first to make wood buildings. China started a written language. China created canals for water use. China started making bronze and steel weapons. China saw there culture as a civilized world. Chinas culture is Budalism.