Where did the earliest civilizations develop, and why did they develop in those locations they developed in mesopotamia, egypt, modern day pakistan, and china these civilizations were all located near rivers that flooded regularly. These humans were hunter-foragers, changing their tools and culture to adapt to their surroundings describe earliest humans' technology & tools the humans used fire as a main tool everywhere, from hunting and foraging, as well as for defense and warmth.
How did geography affect early civilizations a: early civilizations lacked the expertise needed to construct the elaborate works necessary to modify the land for their own use, such as massive irrigation systems or graded tunnels and roads to pass through natural barriers how does the physical environment affect human activities a. Video: how humans adapted to their environments in this lesson, you will explore the impact of early humans on their environments and discover how these first communities survived then, test your understanding with a brief quiz.
Homo sapiens and early human migration homo sapiens, the first modern humans, evolved from their early hominid predecessors between 200,000 and 300,000 years ago they developed a capacity for language about 50,000 years ago what effects did human evolution have on the environment. Since humans first began to organize into small communities, they started putting time and effort into making their environments easier to live in the first major accomplishments in this came during the neolithic era, when people stopped moving around and settled down in one place before this, the closest people came to adapting to their environments was in building fires or making clothes for different kinds of weather. Ap world history key concepts 11, 12, 13 to protect against predators and to adapt to cold environments humans developed a wider range of tools specially adapted to different environments from tropics to tundra 133 where did the earliest civilizations develop, and why did they develop in those locations. View civilizations from world hist 10 at university of nairobi 1 how did early people in the americas adapt to their environment as they created technologies of food production and economic.
Humans first evolved in africa, and much of human evolution occurred on that continent the fossils of early humans who lived between 6 and 2 million years ago come entirely from africa most scientists currently recognize some 15 to 20 different species of early humans. How did early humans adapt to survive in their environment and what changes did they make to survive in thier follow 7 answers 7 i assume that you are talking about very early human beings, ones that were at the beginning of the evolutionary ladder of modern human begins although there have not been physical or anatomical.
Civilizations have generally ended in one of two ways either through being incorporated into another expanding civilization (eg as ancient egypt was incorporated into hellenistic greek, and subsequently roman civilizations), or by collapse and reversion to a simpler form, as happens in what are called dark ages. The first civilizations early humans mesopo-tamia new empires step 2 turn the paper and paleolithic people adapted to their environment and invented many tools to help them survive pologists that the ancestors of human beings first appeared somewhere in east africa millions of years ago. Start studying hist 1500 exam 1 learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools what type of physical advantages enabled early humans to adapt to their environments a excellent senses of sight and smell c making human beings interdependent with the species we eat.
Civilization concentrates power, extending human control over the rest of nature, including over other human beings  civilization, as its etymology (below) suggests, is a concept originally linked to towns and cities.