S: River Valley Civilizations
FC: River Valley Civilization Mixbook Project By:Eric Garcia Lopez 2/7/11
1: Table of Context Mesopotamia...........2-3 Egypt....................4-5 Indus....................6-7 China...................8-9
2: Technology: The Mesopotamia Citizens use Astronamy to tell what months, they also were great potters. | Geography: Mesopotamia is located between the Tigris and Euphrates that flows from the highlands in turkey.
3: Religion: The citizens did not worship their king except during the ruling of king Naram-Sin. | History: The Civilization lasted for about 4000 years.Mesopotamia is a word from the Greeks meaning the land between two rivers.
4: Nature Egypt is home to a wide variety of animals, plants, which include cheetahs, hyenas, crocodiles, and cobras. Egypt has 21 protected regions. | History First people to live on the banks of the Nile were hunters and fishermen, 8,000 years ago. | People and Culture About 90 percent of Egyptians are Muslim. About 10 percent are Copts.
5: Geography Without the Nile River, all of Egypt would be a desert. Only about 2.5 centimeters falls each year.
6: Flourished about 2500 to 1500. | The arts started here like Pottery, copper, and bronze.
7: Largest Bronze Age Urban Civilization | Some people belive the Idus Civilization was destroyed by the Aryans tha invaded around 1500.
8: National language: Mandarin, Cantonese, and other chinese dialects. Chinese LIfe Expectancy: Is 73 years in 2008. | China is the worlds most populous country with more than 1.3 billion people -20 percent of Earth population.
9: Animals: China has many animals like the Panda, South Chinese Tiger,Takin, Golden Lion Tamarin, etc. | Culture: Chinas three major religions are Confucianism, Taoism, and Buddhism.