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

melero-mesopotania

mesopotania

QuestionAnswer
What is the name for a community used to produce and distribute goods and services? Economy
What is a complex society that has cities well organized government and workers with specialized job skills? Civilization
what is an supply of something that can be used as needed? Resources
A set of shared beliefs about supernatural powers that created and rule the world? Religion
What are groups of people that occupy different rank or level in society? Social class
What is called when a region of the middle east that stretchered in a large crescent Fertile crescents
Trading system in which people exchange goods directly without using money? Barter
The fertile crescent includes a wide flat plain in present - day iraq? Mesopotamia
like most ancient peoples the Sumerians practice the belief in more than one god? Polytheism
The Sumerians used technology to or supply water to their crops? Irrigate
In large Sumerians cities temples were pyramid- shaped brick tower known as what? Ziggurat
A is an independent state that includes a city and its surrounding territory? City-State
Is a system of writing that uses triangular-shaped symbol to stand for ideas or thing? cuneiform
An is a state containing several countries or territories? Empire
An is an independent state that works with other states to achieve a shared military or political goal? Ally
A is an idea or way of doing things that is common in a certain culture? Culture Trait
Today Hammurabi is best remembered for his creation of a set of laws that governed life in the Babylonian empire Hammurabi's Code
It established and enforced the or the idea that all members of a society even the rich and powerful must obey laws? Rule of law
Assyria's armies included some of the world's earliest or soldiers who fight while riding horses? Cavalry
A is permanent army of professional soldiers? Standing Army
Is payment made to show loyalty to a stronger power? Tribute
Is money that is used as a medium of exchange usually bills or coins? Currency
A is a carved stone slab or pillar that stands on end? Stele
An is a good or service sold within a country that is produced in another country? Import
An is a good or service produced within a country and sold outside the country's borders? Export
They became experts at or art of steering a ship from place to place ? Navigation
A is an area ruled by a distant country? Colony
Is the spreading of cultural traits from one region to another? Cultural diffusion
An is a small set of letters or symbols each of which stands for a single sound? Alphabet
Created by: melerochristian