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(2-1) Geography and Technology of Fertile Crescent

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notupije's version from 2016-09-22 11:12

Beginning Notes

 

• Civilization- groups of people (farmers) who organized their societies (their group) into COMPLEX structures.

 

GRETEL= at least four parts

 

• 1st civilization developed in a land rich with natural resources: Georaphy sucks!

Geography

 

• Region: Fertile
            -Land good to grow crops
            -Shape of a crescent

 

•Location: Iraq/Middle East

 

            -Name- Mesopotamia= "Land Between 2 Rivers

Technology

 

•Irrigation Trenches

 

            -Dug out to bring water out to fertile plains. Also used to store water in time of drought.