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1 early human history and Central & South America Jeopardy

2 What You Need To Know Every team will be chosen by Joe with the intention of mixing girls and boys and grade levels. Teams can choose a name if desired. A team takes its turn once its name is drawn from the hat. team names remain out of the hat until each team has answered. Teams have up to two minutes to answer a question. any team can steal an answer for half points. Teams have only 10 seconds to make a steal. The order of steals is determined by rolling a die. Categories are chosen by the team whose name has been drawn. Lower point questions must be chosen first. Teams that work together - share ideas, decide on topics in a civilized manner, have more than one person share answers - will get bonus points at the end of the game. this is competitive. winners will leave with pride, no prizes. Though Joe might give the winning team a high five, which is priceless. Bragging is not encouraged. You should take notes. There will be a quiz on this in the future. This slideshow will be put online. In other words, you will have access to the questions; your notes should have all of the answers.

3 The First Humans Paleolithic Inventions The Agricultural Revolution Civilizations' Achievements Using Maps 100 Origins 100 Which came first? 100 Definition 100 Olympics 100 Location of Continents 200 Means of Survival 200 A Joke...maybe 200 Transition 200 Roman Numerals 200 Comparing Maps 300 Migration/ Movement 300 Clothing 300 Role of the Natural Environment 300 Firsts 300 Climate 400 Way of Life 400 Cave Paintings 400 Changes of Lifestyle 400 China 400 Movement of Man (and WO-Man) 500 Order of Things 500 What Time? 500 Impacts on Humans 500 False Make True 500+ Locate Landscapes `

4 The First Humans M/C - It is believed that the first humans migrated out of which continent? a) Asia B) Africa C) Europe D) Australia

5 The First Humans M/C - The first humans relied on as a way of life. a) farming B) manufacturing C) hunting & gathering D) juggling

6 The First Humans Humans that migrated from northern Asia to North America came across on what piece of land? HINT: it no longer exists.

7 The First Humans M/C - Which of the following was not used by the early hunters and gatherers? a) tools B) fire C) spoken language D) written language E) weapons

8 The First Humans Put in order: A) Humans begin learning how to farm & raise animals B) humans begin using metal tools C) humans scavenge for animals and gather nuts and berries as their main sources of food D) Humans begin to use stone tools

9 Paleolithic Inventions Points Which Paleolithic invention came first spears or the control of fire?

10 Paleolithic Inventions Points How many Paleolithic men and women does it take to screw in a lightbulb?

11 Paleolithic Inventions Points M/C Prehistoric clothing may have originated up to 500,000 years ago. Archaeologists and anthropologists use which creature to estimate how long humans have used clothes? a) bears c) camels b) body lice d) termites

12 Paleolithic Inventions Points M/C - Some cave paintings may be 350,000 and 400,000 years old. Pigments and paint grinding equipment has been found to be that old from a cave at Twin Rivers in a) Zambia c) Mongolia b) Ohio d) Argentina *Ask for a half-point hint if stuck.

13 Paleolithic Inventions Points Match the following Paleolithic inventions with their correct dates (roughly): Housing/Huts Musical Instruments Boats Spears 400,000 BCE 60,000 BCE 500,000 BCE 50,000 BCE

14 The Agricultural Revolution Definition: What was the Agricultural Revolution?

15 The Agricultural Revolution True/False The Agricultural Revolution did not occur gradually. People all over the world stopped hunting and gathering and began farming and domesticating animals at about the same time.

16 The Agricultural Revolution M/C - Which of the following was NOT essential (not really important) for humans when they began settling down to farm? a) being close enough to a water source to irrigate fields b) being close enough to large rocks to build stone houses c) being in an area that got enough rainfall to grow crops d) being in an area that had a long enough growing season

17 The Agricultural Revolution Video Daily Double Use the video to answer the following question: Explain how the Agricultural Revolution changed the way people lived (100 points per answer).

18 The Agricultural Revolution By either standing up or sitting down, finish the following statements about the impact of the Agricultural Revolution: food supply for most humans goes... population of humans goes... number of human settlements goes... trade between humans goes... number of wars/conflicts goes... number of miles travelled goes... number of jobs/occupations goes...

19 Civilizations Achievements Which ancient civilization invented the olympics?

20 Civilizations Achievements The Romans invented Roman numerals. Write the Roman numeral for 24.

21 Civilizations Achievements M/C Which of the following civilizations invented writing, the wheel (perhaps), and astronomy (ability to predict the movement of several planets)? a) ancient Chinese C) Mesopotamia B) ancient Greeks D) Mayans

22 Civilizations Achievements Name one invention from Ancient China.

23 Civilizations Achievements Change the following False statements into true statements: (100 points per correct answer) 1) Greek kings were called pharaohs. 2) Egyptians wrote on MEAD college ruled Paper. 3) The area around Ancient Mesopotamia is often called the fertile diamond. 4) like many ancient civilizations, people from Ancient India (Indus Valley) believed in many gods. This is called monotheism. 5) Mayans played a ball game where you could not use your hips.

24 Using Maps Find North America and South America on the following map:

25 Using Maps Compare the following two maps of South America and explain why they might be different.

26 Using Maps Using the following climate map, make three comparisons between South American cities relating to rainfall, elevation and vegetation.

27 Using Maps Using the Journey of Mankind answer the following questions about early humans migrational patterns: From which direction did they arrive in... Europe? Asia? North America? South America? Video Daily Double

28 Using Maps On the following map of Central and South America, locate the following: The Amazon Rainforest The Brazilian Highlands Lake Nicaragua Patagonia The Andes Mountains The Atacama Desert

29 The Amazon Rainforest The Brazilian Highlands Lake Nicaragua Patagonia The Andes Mountains The Atacama Desert 100 Points Each

30 Ways to Study for a Test make up a practice quiz flash cards/note cards (question on front, answer on back) research additional information on computer or from books look back at old notes/homework ask family members or friends to quiz (explain answers to them) repetition - burn information into your brain put movements/dances to the information make a song highlight notes place questions and answers around house (scavenger hunt) tape answers to ceiling before going to bed look over this slideshow online Other Helpful Hints: get a good night s sleep eat a healthy breakfast find a quiet place to study take frequent breaks while studying don t wait until the last minute

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