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Hunters/Gatherers and Agricultural Revolution
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As people started to stay in one place they were able to have children closer together in age because they didn't have to worry about moving around as much. More people, gave them more of a need for food.
By foot, using a land bridge, Beringia
10,000 years ago
The climate became warmer, wetter, and more stable, which made it better for farming.
Asia and Siberia
We are not sure. They could have been following food, exploring new land, etc.
settling down to live in groups for a period of time (staying in one place).
Europe- possibly France
By crossing the Atlantic ocean using a canoe like boat.
Females/Women
Nuts and berries
Big game like mastodons, mammoths, and giant ground sloths.
farming; the business of producing crops and raising livestock
Males/Men
Much of the big game was wiped out, so these people needed a new food source. New food source = AGRICULTURE
20,000- 10,000 years ago
Fertile Crescent in the Middle East
People started paying attention to who could provide the largest feast.
They were following big game/food
Hunters/gatherers stopped moving around as much and began growing their own food and relying more on the land. Farming was a guaranteed food source.
What is sedentism?
What is the range of time the earliest people migrated to the Western Hemisphere?
Why did the Solutreans travel to the Western Hemisphere?
Explain how did the depletion of big game help cause the agricultural revolution?
Explain how did population growth helpcause the agricultural revolution?
Where did the Siberians come from?
What did the gatherers gather?
What is agriculture?
Who were usually the hunters?
Explain how did climate change help cause the agricultural revolution?
How did the Solutreans travel to the Western Hemisphere?
How long ago did the agricultural revolution begin?
Who were usually the gatherers?
How did the Siberians travel to the Western Hemisphere?
Explain how did sedentism help cause the agricultural revolution?
Explain how did competition help cause the agricultural revolution?
Where did agriculture begin?
What did the hunters hunt?
Why did the Siberians travel to the Western Hemisphere?
Where did the Solutreans come from?

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Where did the Siberians come from?Asia and Siberia
How did the Siberians travel to the Western Hemisphere?By foot, using a land bridge, Beringia
Why did the Siberians travel to the Western Hemisphere?They were following big game/food
Where did the Solutreans come from?Europe- possibly France
How did the Solutreans travel to the Western Hemisphere?By crossing the Atlantic ocean using a canoe like boat.
Why did the Solutreans travel to the Western Hemisphere?We are not sure. They could have been following food, exploring new land, etc.
What is the range of time the earliest people migrated to the Western Hemisphere?20,000- 10,000 years ago
Who were usually the hunters?Males/Men
Who were usually the gatherers?Females/Women
What did the hunters hunt?Big game like mastodons, mammoths, and giant ground sloths.
What did the gatherers gather?Nuts and berries
How long ago did the agricultural revolution begin?10,000 years ago
Where did agriculture begin?Fertile Crescent in the Middle East
What is agriculture?farming; the business of producing crops and raising livestock
What is sedentism?settling down to live in groups for a period of time (staying in one place).
Explain how did climate change help cause the agricultural revolution?The climate became warmer, wetter, and more stable, which made it better for farming.
Explain how did sedentism help cause the agricultural revolution?Hunters/gatherers stopped moving around as much and began growing their own food and relying more on the land. Farming was a guaranteed food source.
Explain how did population growth helpcause the agricultural revolution?As people started to stay in one place they were able to have children closer together in age because they didn't have to worry about moving around as much. More people, gave them more of a need for food.
Explain how did the depletion of big game help cause the agricultural revolution?Much of the big game was wiped out, so these people needed a new food source. New food source = AGRICULTURE
Explain how did competition help cause the agricultural revolution?People started paying attention to who could provide the largest feast.