Domestication is a process by where plants and animals are changed to benefit humans. For example training a cow to plow through gardens.
During the Neolithic Revolution people learned how to supply everything they needed in one area. Poeple no longer had to be nomadic.
No one knows exactly when or who invented the wheel. The wheel has impacted our world today extremely by making transportation quicker.
The Egyptians believed in life after death and mummification would preserve bodies for it. The first step was to wash and purify the bodies.
Jesus was born in Bethlehem in Judea. Jesus parents were Mary and Joseph.
Christians beileved Jesus was the son of God. He was sentenced to Pontius Pilate.
Muhammad found Islam. He was born in Mecca.
Civilization started more than 2500 years ago. It took place during the Middle Ages.
Athens was a education based polis. Sparta was a military based polis.
Romulus and Remus were legendary known as twins who were raised by wolves. Eventually Romulus killed Remus.
Fuedalism was a set of legal and military customs in medieval Europe. It was a systme involing land and loyality.
The Black Plague out breaks. It was when fleas got on rats and started a illness in the population.
David was the name of two statues during the Renaissance. David was also the boy in the bible.
La Pieta was a master piece created by Michelangelo. It is the only piece Michelangelo has ever signed.
Th School of Athens was sculpted by Raphael. It is located in the Apostolic Palace and Vatican City.
Shakespeare was an English poet and playwright. He is often called England's national poet.
Newton has been considered to be the greatest and most influential scientist. He published a mechanics book in 1687.
Martin Luther was a German monk. He strongly disputed the claim that freedom from God's punishment could be bought.
Maize is a grain domesticated by indigenous peoples in Mesoamerica. It's a leafy stalk produces ear which contain kernels.
Chocolate is a raw or processed food produced from the seed of the tropical cacao tree. Chocolate plays a big role in America.
A serious and contagious diseases due to a virus. The Spanish placed blankets with the small pox onto the Aztecs.
The Enlightenment was a cultural movement of intellectuals in the 17th and 18th century. First, in Europe and the American colonies.
Civil liberties are civil rights and freedom that provide an individual specific rights. For example, arbitrary.
The Stamp Act happened in 1765. It imposed a direct tax by the British Parliament specifically on the colonies of British America.
Storming of Bastille happened on July 14, 1789. It happened in Paris, France at a prison.
A sewing device that precisely positions seeds in the soil and then covers them. Before the common practice was to plant seeds by hand.