Inventions and ideas from the people living in Fertile Crescent that are still used today?
mud bricks, forks, knives, the wheel, gates, cuneiform tablets, gates, artisians, irrigation systems, a ziggurat,
What reason the urban civilizations developed in Europe slower than in the Fertile Crescent was because?
Civilisation rests on a surplus of produce, which allows people to do more than just scratch for a living. In the Fertile Crescent this surplus was readily available as settlement grew. In Europe, the people were a mix of nomads and farmers who struggled for subsistence until they progressively established settled societies and security.
The fertile crescent is not that fertile anymore because of global warming. global warming affects the atmosphere, especially air pollution, and it makes us more vulnerable to the suns heat, as you have noticed maybe that it's very hot lately. the heat has dried up most of the fertile crescent. Well, I may be wrong (although I'm pretty sure I'm not) but I believe the Fertile Crescent is actually no longer fertile because the people…
How did the physical geographic characteristics of mesopotamia affect the development of their civilization?
The physical geographic characteristics of Mesopotamia affected the development of their civilization in a positive way. This is because if not for the river of the Fertile Crescent, the people would not have had a water source to farm with. The land was also made fertile by the silt from the Fertile Crescent.
The people of Mesopotamia, (The Ancient fertile crescent, the land between the two rivers, the cradle of civilization) moved to other areas due to population increase by the discovery of fire, which committed to good health for them, and stretched their life span. Due to this, the population was too big and farmers didn't have enough crop to feed the people. So, some of them in the north moved out to create a new civilization…