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Write the word or phrase that best completes each statement or answers the question.
1 is often defined by societies dependent on sedentary agriculture with well developed nonfarming elites, urbanization, and economic specialization.
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2 Another term for the Old Stone Age is the Age.
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3 The Age is also known as the New Stone Age.
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4 The brain of the genus was almost as large as that of modern humans.
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5 The were people who moved down from northern Mexico in search of settlements to pillage.
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6 is the combination of ideas, objects, and patterns of behavior that result from human social interaction.
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7 The species to which all modern humans belong is .
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8 The level of social organization typical of hunting and gathering societies was the of 20 to 30 people.
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9 After adopting agriculture, some late paleolithic peoples reverted to .
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10 A successful group of sedentary hunters and gatherers subsisted in central by intensive use of woolly mammoths.
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11 The sedentary towns of the complex subsisted on intensive hunting and gathering.
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12 Societies that require young men to live with their wives' families after marriage are .
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13 Societies that trace family descent and inheritance through the female line are .
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14 One of the primary causes for the shift to sedentary agriculture was a change in the .
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15 Because of their aggressiveness, some of the last animals domesticated were horned .
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16 is a form of social organization based on herding domesticated animals.
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17 The Huanghe river valley is the site of the first sedentary agricultural communities of .
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18 The primary crop of the system of agriculture that developed in China was .
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19 The important walled town of sedentary agriculturalists located in the Jordan river valley was .
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20 The important walled town of sedentary agriculturalists located in modern-day Turkey was .
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21 Wheeled vehicles, metalworking, and ox-drawn plows were not known in the .
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