Learning Exercise: The Archaeology of France
The Cave of Chauvet-Pont d'Arc offers the user insight into the prehistory of France and the people who lived there.
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Instructions: Read the following sections under "The Cave Today": Discovery, Authentication, Presentation. Read the "Results" section under Research. Read the following sections under "Time and Space": Geographic Context, Archaeological Context, Dating, Significance of the Cave. Under "Visit the Cave" describe the images under "artistic ensembles" and "natural and archaeological elements." Write a 5-7 page paper describing the archaeological site and explaining its importance to the history of western civilization.
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