Ancient History: Greece : Middle Neolithic Settlement and Agriculture

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Example Question #1 : Middle Neolithic Settlement And Agriculture

The Middle Neolithic period of ancient Greek history is primarily characterized by __________.

Possible Answers:

the rise of pastoralism and nomadic societies

rising interaction between communities and the outbreak of war

architectural innovations, including houses constructed from stone

the invention of pottery and the spread of clay-based technology

the introduction of new agricultural techniques from Asia Minor

Correct answer:

architectural innovations, including houses constructed from stone


The Neolithic era in Greek history is subdivided into several categories. The Middle Neolithic period, which occurred from approximately 6,000 B.C.E. until 5,200 B.C.E., is primarily characterized by architectural innovations, like the development of Megaron-type houses and Tsangli-type houses.


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