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|"The land between two rivers." This was the site of the world's first civilization, Sumer.
|World's first civilization located in Mesopotamia.
|Tigris & Euphrates
|The two rivers that flow through Mesopotamia
|Canals that bring water to crops and fields.
|Long periods without rain.
|Earliest writing systems in the world.
|A writer from Sumerian School.
|A self governing city that also governs nearby cities. (Ex. Ur)
|A tall-flat pyramid made of mud-brick at the center of Sumerian cities
|A belief in many gods and goddesses.
|Many Kingdoms under power of one ruler
|Hero from Sumer who went on a long journey
|Mixture of soil and rocks.