FC: Carolanne Beattie | The oldest River Valley's
1: Table of Contents | page 2-3. Egypt | page 4-5. China | page 6-7. Mesopotamia | page 8-9. Indus
2: Egypt | papyrus was used as paper for Hieroglyphics writing. | Mummification process of reservation the body for the afterlife.
3: The River flows South to North. | he Nile River provides fertile land (when river overflows) | Pharaoh's rule as kings, they are seen as a god (theocracy).
4: The Himalaya's mountains are to the South and Gobi Desert is to the north | China | Has the Great Wall of China
5: When it over flows it leaves behind Fertile soil. | Written language. | They honor and worship their ancestors.
6: Mesopotamia | Hammurabi's code first set of written laws (based on eye for an eye). | Religious controls government- hears from god.
7: written language -cuneiform. | Wheel and sail make transportation easier. | Land between 2 rivers (Tigris and Euphrates) fertile Crescents.
8: Indus | its a subcontinent. | They have a strong central Government.
9: Plumbing and Sewage was invinted. | The Historians can not understand the Indus Language. | The Beginning of Hindu culture (polytheistic)