River Valley Project
Hunter piedlau, Madhu, Deja per.4
Rivers: all the main rivers are the Euphrates river which is located in the western area and the Tigris river which is located in the eastern area.
-Three disadvantages and the solutions
2.Solution: The invention of irrigation.
1.Problem: The soil was very much like clay.
2.Solution: They found plants that could grow in their kind of soil.
1.Problem: They were open to attacks and invasions because of the way they were geographically exposed.
2.Solution: They assigned guards on duty and walls/ barriers for protection against any invaders.
-Meaning of Mesopotamia
-Why is it called the Fertile Crescent?
It is naturally called the fertile crescent because the area is shaped like a moon on the crescent rotation.
-Fertile Crescent - Silt
Silt had a huge impact on the fertile crescent, it aloud the Mesopotamia to grow crops with ease due to the amount of rich soil flooding the areas. It let them plant in areas that they couldn't anywhere else.