HST 206 Week 2 Class 1
Popular in Mexico: Olmecs to Independence
Popular in Department
verified elite notetaker
This 1 page Class Notes was uploaded by Eliza on Thursday September 22, 2016. The Class Notes belongs to HST 206 at DePaul University taught by Juan Mora-Torres in Fall 2016. Since its upload, it has received 21 views.
Reviews for HST 206 Week 2 Class 1
Report this Material
What is Karma?
Karma is the currency of StudySoup.
You can buy or earn more Karma at anytime and redeem it for class notes, study guides, flashcards, and more!
Date Created: 09/22/16
History 206 History of the Americas: Olmecs to Independence September 9, 2016 I. The historical stages A. What was known about the precolumbian Mexico before archaeology 1. Bering strait: Asia moved into the Americas B. Stages of history 1. Tehuacan a) Nomads/ hunter and gatherers came to to tehuacan. b) Global warming changed the terrain (temperate/hot/highlands:central mexico and the coast(maize beans squash peppers)and ocean c) Began to domesticate plants: chili peppers, avocados, amarntl. Wild plants become a staple. 2. Domestication of crops 5000 35000 BCE a) Semisedentary b) Reliance on agriculture: beans, maize, squash, avocado c) Stone implements: Metates C. Ecology and civilizations D. Olmecs Stages I. Early Period 40,000/17,000 3000 BCE II. Archaic 5000 1500 BCE (rise of civilization: India, Mesopotamia) III. Preclassic 1500 250 ACE (Olmec) IV. Classic 200 900 (Mayan Era) V. Post Classic 900 1521(Mexica/Aztec/Toltec/Peru) VI. 15211900
Are you sure you want to buy this material for
You're already Subscribed!
Looks like you've already subscribed to StudySoup, you won't need to purchase another subscription to get this material. To access this material simply click 'View Full Document'