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First Civilization

Mesoptamia The land between rivers or the land
Cradle of Civilization Mesopotamia is also referred to as the the Cradle of Civilization because it was the world first civilization.
Tigris and Euphrtes The two rivers
Sumer First Civilization
Levees Raised areas of land to hold back flooding
Irrigate Be able to water there crops to create a civilization
City-State Sumerians divided themselves into competing city-states consisted of the mud brick wall and there crops
Ziggurt A temple in the center of the surrounding mud brick
Cuneiform The Sumerians way of writing
Stylus The Sumerians used a styles to write
Edubba A Sumerian school
Scribe After graduating a young man will become a writer
Preist-King A preist was a king of a city-state
Gilgamesh Sumerians most famous historical figure
Empire Collection of kingdoms under the power of one powerful ruler
Sargonl First empire was Akkadian
Hammurabi of Babylon Hammurabi was the king of Babylon he conquered the Akkadians and ruled all described as the " Golden Age Of Babylon " because he establishen many new reforms.
Created by: Mr.Derper



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