Busy. Please wait.
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
or

Username is available taken
show password

why


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Don't know
Know
remaining cards
Save
0:01
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards
share
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

ssc Meso empire

Mesopotamian Empires

QuestionAnswer
a pipe or channel that brings water from distant places aqueduct
a city that is the center of government capital
a large territory or group of many territories under one ruler empire
one who studies the stars and planets astronomer
a forced payment made by conquered peoples to their new group tribute
Who ruled the Akkadian Empire? Sargon
Who wrote the legal code for the Babylonians? Hammurabi
Who used horses, battering rams and Iron weapons to create a successful military? Assyrians
Who invented the seven day week? Neo-Babylonians
Who created two dimensional sculptures,created aqueducts and iron weapons? Assyrians
Why were Hammurabi's laws so important? First code to be written down and applied to everyone
What is a strategy Sargon used to conquer the Sumerian city-states? Used a tight formation with shields in the front and spears in the back
Akkadians were well known for.... 3-D sculptures called steles
What problem did all empires share? Difficulty in controlling a large territory once they created the empire
Which empire's capital became a center for trade? Babylonians
Created by: alliwag21