10 Steps of Civilization

Ten Steps of Civilization

1. Urban Society - Living together in communities

2. Religion - beliefs that answer "unanswerable" questions.

3. Literacy - The ability to read and write

4. Government - Maintained an organization, set of laws, rules to society

5. Specialization - Using unique skills to benefit all

6. Social Classes - Groups of people that have similar characteristics

7. Tool Making - The ability to problem solve

8. Concept of Time - understanding the changes of the seasons, sunset, sun rise, and tides to use your


9. Leisure - Understanding and appreciating of arts and entertainment

  1. Education/Criticism - Striving to better yourself as an individual or as a culture