The Neolithic Revolution - Video Quiz

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Neolithic Revolution Quizzes & Trivia

After watching the video "The Neolithic Revolution" that is posted in Edmodo, check your understanding by taking the quiz. You must score at least an 80% to move on.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Hunters and gatherers are also called by this name because they roam place to place following their food.
    • A. 

      Gatherers

    • B. 

      Villagers

    • C. 

      Nomads

    • D. 

      Domestics

  • 2. 
    An advantage that farming has over hunting and gathering is that a farmer can store his/her food, so that when a famine or drought hits they have a supply of food to eat from.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Surpluses require everyone to work as farmers.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    The major activity that changes the lives of people from nomads to life in permanent settlements is 
    • A. 

      Gathering

    • B. 

      Hunting

    • C. 

      Migrating

    • D. 

      Farming

  • 5. 
    Because one farmer can feed many in the community, people begin to specialize in different jobs.  The term used to describe the fact that people take on different jobs in the community is called
    • A. 

      The division of labor

    • B. 

      A surplus

    • C. 

      Agriculture

    • D. 

      Domestication

  • 6. 
    Nomads live in permanent settlements.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Producing more food than you can eat is called
    • A. 

      A surplus

    • B. 

      Storage

    • C. 

      The division of labor

    • D. 

      Specialization

  • 8. 
    This term is another word for farming.
    • A. 

      Domestication

    • B. 

      Agriculture

    • C. 

      Surplus

    • D. 

      Hunting and gathering

  • 9. 
    An advantage of hunters and gatherers over life after the Neolithic Revolution is that if fire comes and devastates an area, the hunter and gatherer's way of life allows him/her to pick up and move on much more quickly.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Hunters and gatherers store their food.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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