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What is an Economy? An Economy is the system that a community uses to produce and distribute goods and services
What is a civilization? A civilization is a complex society that has cities, a well-organized-government,and workers with specialized job skills
What is a resource? A resources is a supply of something that can be used or needed
What are religions? A set of shared beliefs
What is the social class? Is a group of people that occupy different ranks in societies
What is the Fertile Crescent? It's a region of the Middle East that stretches in a large, Crescent-shaped curve from the Persian gulf to the Mediterranean Sea
What is a trading system? Barter
What was present day Iraq known as? Mesopotamia
What is polytheism? The belief in many gods
What is it called when you supply water to your crops? Irrigation
What is a City- State? Is a independent state that includes a city and it's surrounding territory
What was the Mesopotamian form of writing? Cuneiform
What is an Empire? A state containing several countries or territories
What is an Ally? An ally is an independent state that works with other states to achieve a shared or political goal
What is a Cultural Trait? Is a shared idea or way of doing something common in a certain way
What was Hammurabi's code? A set of laws that governed life in the Babylonia empire
What is the rule of laws? An idea that all members of a society must follow
Who are the Calvary? Soldiers who fought while riding horses
What is a Standing Army? A permanent army of professional soldiers
What did a tribute do? It was a payment made to show loyalty to a strong power
What is currency? Is money that is used as a medium of exchange, usually bills or coins
What is a stele? A carved stone slab or pillar that stands on end
What is import? A good or service sold within a country that is produced i another country
What is export? A good or service produced within a country and sold outside the country's borders
What is navigation? The art of steering a ship from place to place
What is a colony? An area ruled by a distant country
What is a cultural diffusion The spreading of cultural traits from one region to another
What is an alphabet? a set of letters or symbols, which each stand for a single sound
What is a Ziggurat? Pyramid-shaped towers
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