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mesopotamia

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What does latitude mean? The angular distance of a place north or south of the earths Equater, or a celestial object north or south of the celestial equater.
what does parallel mean? Side by side and having the same distance.
what does longitude mean? The angular distance of a place east or west.
what does meridean mean? A circle of constant longitude passing through a given place on the Earths surface and the terrestrial poles.
what does global grid mean? It is identified as geographic address.
what is Tropic of Cancer? it is a place in the north hemisphere, at the northern Hemisphere and it is about 23N
what is Tropic of Capricorn? It is the south of the Equater and it is about 23S
what is Tropical Zone? The tropical zone is at the middle of the Cancer and Capricorn.
what is the torrid zone? It is another word for the tropical zone
where is the place called where it is at 66.5N? Artic Circle
where is the place called where it is at 66.5S? Antarctic Circle
what is the place called where it is the middle of the Artic and Antarctic? Frigid zones
what does polar regions mean? It is another word for Frigid zones
what does axis mean? it is a imaginary line.
what is an Economy? A Economy is something that produces and Distribute goods.
what is an Civilization? It is a complex society that has cities, a government,and workers that has specialized jobs.
What is an resource? It is a supply that has things in that can help
What is an religion? religion is something what people believes in like Christianity
What is a social class? It is a group of people learning about society.
What is a region on the middle east? Fertile crescent
What is a trading system that people exchange goods without using money? Barter
What does the Fertile Crescent include? Mesopotamia
What did the Sumerians practice on? polytheism
The Sumerians used the technology to what? irrigate
What is a temples pyramid shaped brick towers known as what? ziggurat
what is a city state? a independent state that includes a city
what type of system is the cuneiform? A writing system
What is it called a state containing several territories? Empire
What is it called a state that works with other states? Ally
What is a idea of that is common for other cultures? Cultural trait
What was a law that governed babylonian empire Hammurabi's code
What is a idea that Rich and Powerful people must obey? Rule of law
What does cavalry mean? soldiers
What does a standing army mean? It is a permanent army or a professional army.
What is the word for showing loyalty to a stronger power? Tribute
What is the word for money or gold coins? Currency
What does stele mean? A carved stone slab
what is the word for good service? Import
What is the word for service produced within a country? Export
what does navigation mean? A person who steers a ship place to place.
what does colony mean? a colony means a area ruled by a distant country?
What is the word for spreading cultural traits? Cultural diffusion
what is a small set of letters that we still use until today? Alphabet
Created by: ItsNotAngel