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What is the system that a community uses to produce and distribute goods and services ? Economy
What is a complex society that has cities a well organized government and workers with specialized job skills ? Civilization
What is a supply of something that can be used as needed ? Resources
What third common feature of a civilization was an established or a set of shared beliefs about supernatural powers that created and rule the world ? Religion
What are groups of people that occupy different ranks or levels in society ? Social Classes
What is a religion of the Middle East that stretches in a large crescent shaped curve from the persian gulf to the mediterranean sea ? Fertile Crescent
What fertile crescent includes a wide flat plain in present day Iraq ? Mesopotamia
What sumerians used technology to or supply water to their crops ? Irrigate
What is an independent that includes a city and it's surrounding territory ? City-State
What is a trading system in which people exchange goods directly without using money ? Barter
What's like most ancient peoples the sumerians practiced the belief in more than one god ? Polytheism
What in larger sumerian cities temples were pyramid-shaped brick towers known as what ? Ziggurats
What is a system of writing that uses triangular-shaped symbols to stand for ideas or things ? Cuneiform
What is a state containing several countries or territories ? Empire
What is an independent state that works with other state to achieve a shared military or political goal ? Ally
What is an idea or a way of doing things that is common in a certain culture ? Cultural Trait
What is best remembered for his creation of a set of laws that governed life in the babylonian empire ? Hammurabi's Code
What established and enforced the idea that all members of a society-even the rich and powerful must obey the laws ? Rule Of Laws
What Assyria's armies included some of the world's earliest soldiers who fight while riding horses ? Cavalry
What is a permanent army of professional soldiers ? Standing Army
What payment made to show loyalty to a stronger power ? Tribute
What is money that is used as a medium of exchange usually bills or coins ? Currency
What is a carved stone slab or pillar that stands on end ? Stele
What is a good or service sold within a country that is produced in another country ? Import
What is a good or service produced within a country and sold outside the country's border ? Export
What became experts at the art of steering a ship from place to place ? Navigation
What is an area ruled by a distant country ? Colony
What is the spreading cultural traits from one reign to another ? Cultural Diffusion
What is a small set of letters or symbols each of which stands for a single sound Alphabet
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