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Mesopotamia-Milagros

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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 well-organized government ? Civilization
What is the supply of something that can be used as needed ? Resource
What is a third common feature of a civilization ? Religion
What is a fifth feature of early civilization ? Social Class
What is the region of the Middle East that stretches in a large, cresent-shaped curve ? Fertile Cresent
What is the name of the trading system in which people exchange goods ? Barter
What does the Fertile Cresent include that is in present day Iraq ? Mesopotamia
What is the name when you believe in more than one god ? Polytheism
What did the Sumerians use technology for ? Irrigate
What is another name for the temples in pyramid-shaped brick towers ? Ziggurat
What is an independent state that includes a city called ? City-State
What is the name of the writing that uses a triangular-shaped symbols ? Cuuneiform
What is the name of a state containing several countries or territories ? Empire
What is the name of an independent state that works with other states ? Ally
What is the name of an idea or way of doing things in a certain culture ? Cultural Trait
What is the set of laws that governed life in the Babylonian empire ? Hammurabi's Code
What is the idea that all members of a society must obey the law ? Rule of Law
What is the name of soldiers that fight while riding a horse ? Calvary
What is the name of a permanent army of professional soldiers ? Standing Army
What is the payment made to show loyalty to a strong power ? Tribute
What is the name of the money that is used as a medium of exchange ? Currency
What is the name of a carved stone slab or pillar that stands on end ? Stele
What is the name of the good or services sold within a country that is produced in a different country ? Import
What is the name of the goods or services produced within a country and sold outside of the country's borders ? Export
What is the name when people steer a ship from place to place ? Navigation
What do you call an area ruled by a distant country ? Colony
What is it called when someone is spreading of cultural traits from one region to another ? Cultural Diffusion
What do you call a set of letters or symbols ? Alphabet
Created by: Milagros1231