FC: Cydney Pitts River Valley Civilizations
1: Table of Contents -Mesopotamia (2-3) -Egypt (4-5) -Indus (6-7) -China (8-9)
2: Mesopotamia Civilization | Mesopotamia Civilization
3: -The government is controlled by religion. -The cities and states were always at war. -They had the wheel and sail, to make transportation easier. -They had plowing, which made farming easier. -The written language is, Cuneiform. -They were polytheistic, meaning they believed in many gods. -Located in present day Iraq. -The Sumer created 60 second unit. -They use irrigation. -They have limited natural resources.
5: -Egypt is based around the Nile River, the longest river in the world. -Egypt has a hot/dry climate. -Egypt is surrounded by desert. -Pharaos rule as kings. -The people are polytheistic. -They're divided into upper and lower classes. -They use papryus for paper. -They use hieroglyphics for writing. -They use the mummification process for kings/rulers. -When a king would die they would build a whole pyramid just for their after life.
7: -Located between the Indus and Ganges River. -When the rivers flood it creates silt. -Himalayas are located towards the north. -It's a subcontinent. -Planned around the grid system. -Major buildings are in the center. -Strong central government. -Beginning of Hinduism. -Pluming and sewage systems. -Written language.
9: -Between The Yellow &Yangtze Rivers -Floods leave behind loess. -Gobi Desert to the north & Himalayas to the south. -Mandate. -Fuedalism. -Family is central. -Flood control & irrigation. -Wood buildings. -Written language. -Uses bronze, Iron, Silk ect.