Click on Odyssey Online/ Near East.  This is a student website for the Carlos Museum at Emory University.
Explore this site by finding the answer to the following questions. You may copy and paste answers you find.

                                                    




What people and cultural groups lived in the Near East region?  








At the bottom of the page on the Near East click on the words Daily Life.  What is one of the most useful and abundant artifact found in the Near East? 








Why has so much pottery been found there? 








At the bottom of the page click on the words Writing.
What writing system began in the Near East around 3500 B. C.?








What is a pictograph?








What is Cuneiform?








Why did Cuneiform replace pictographs?







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