Chapter 1, Section 3 (p.32-36) Name___________________ Emergence of Civilization 1. List the 4 major rivers that early civilizations settled around: 2. State the effect of each of the following events: Event First Irrigation Systems Specialization of Labor Trade Rise of Cities Result/Outcome 3. Complete the Theme chart. In the second column, explain why civilizations needed each theme. In the third column, give specific examples that show how the United States is a current civilization. Theme Planning and Leadership Why? United States Levels of Social Standing Invention of Writing Systems of Values Answer the following IN COMPLETE SENTENCES!! 1) Describe a current civilization today (NOT THE UNITED STATES!!) using specific examples for each of the 4 themes 2) Imagine that you ruled a city in an early civilization. How would you improve living conditions? 3) Thesis practice: Pretend you have been assigned to write a paper for the prompt: What is required to be considered a civilization? Write a thesis statement with at least 3 specific examples.