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mesopotamia

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What is the meaning of economy? The system that a community uses to produce and distribute good and services .
What does the word civilization mean? A complex society that has cities ,a well -organized govern-mean, and workers with specialized job skill.
What does the word resource mean ? A supply of something that can be used as needed .
What does religion mean? A set of shared beliefs about supernatural powers that created and rule the world.
What does social class mean? Groups of people that occupy different ranks or levels in society.
wWhat does fertile crescent mean ? Is a region of the middle East that stretches in a large, crescent-shaped curve from the Persian Gulf to the Mediterranean sea .
What does Barter mean ? A trading system in which people exchange goods directly without using money.
What does Mesopotamia mean? A wide ,flat plain in present-day Iraq
What does polytheism mean? The belief in more than one god
What does irrigate mean? Supply water to , their crops
What does Zigguratn mean ? In larger Sumerian cities, temples were pyramid-shaped brick towers
What does city- state mean? An independent state that includes a city and its surrounding territory
What does Cuneiform mean ? A system of writing that uses triangular-shaped symbols to stand for ideas or things
What does empire mean ? A state containing several countries or territories
What does ally mean ? An independent state that works with other state to achieve a shared military or political goal
What does cultural trait mean ? An idea or way of doing things that is common in a certain culture
What does Hammurabi code meas ? A set of laws that governed life in the Babylonian empire
What does rule of law mean? The idea that all members of a society-even the rich and powerful -must obey the law
What does cavalry mean ? Soldiers who fight While riding horses
What does standing Army mean? A permanent army of professionasl soldier
What does tribute mean? Payment made to show loyalty to a stronger power
What does Currency mean? Money that is used as a medium of exchange ,usually bills r coins
What does Stele mean? A carved stone slab or pillar that stands on end
What does import mean? A good or service sold within a country that is produced in another country.
What does Export mean? A good or service produced within a country and sold outside the country's borders
What does Navigation mean? The art of steering a ship from place to place
What does Colony mean? An area ruled by a distant county
What does Cultural diffusion mean? The spreading of cultural traits from one region to another
What does Alphabet mean? A small set of letters or symbols, each of which stands for a single sound
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