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Mesopotamia

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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 resource is a supply of something that can be used as needed.
What are religions? Religions are a set of shared beliefs about supernatural powers that created and rule the world.
What is a social class? A social class are groups of people that occupy different ranks or levels in society.
What is the Fertile Crescent? The Fertile Crescent is a region of the middle east that stretches in a large, Crescent-shaped curve from the Persian Gulf to the Mediterranean Sea.
What is Mesopotamia? Mesopotamia is a wide, flat plain in present day Iraq.
What is a city-state? A city-state is an independent state that includes a city and its surrounding territory.
What is a irrigate? An irrigate is a supply of water for their crops.
What does barter mean? Barter is a trading system in witch people exchange goods directly without using money.
What is polytheism? Polytheism is the belief in more than one god.
What are ziggurats? Ziggurats are pyramid shaped brick towers.
What is cuneiform? Cuneiform is a system of writing that uses triangular-shaped symbols to stand for ideas or things.
What is an empire? An empire is 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 military or a political goal.what
What are cultural traits? A cultural trait is an idea or way of doing things that is common in a certain culture.
What is Hammurabi's Code? Hammurabi's Code is a set of laws that governed lives in the Babylonian empire.
What is the Rule of Law? The rule of law is the idea that all members of a society.
What is the cavalry? The cavalry are soldiers who fight while riding horses.
What is the standing army A standing army is a permanent army of professional soldiers
what does tribute mean? A tribute is a payment made to show loyalty to a stronger power.
What is currency? Currency is money that is used as a medium of exchange, usually bills or coins.
What is a stele? A Stele is a carved stone slab or pillar that stands on end.
What is an import? A import is a good or services sold within a country that is produced within another country.
what is export? is a good or service produced within a country and sold outside the contries border.
What does navigation mean? Navigation is the art of steering a ship from place to place.
What is a colony? A colony is an area ruled by a distant country
What are cultural diffusion? A cultural diffusion is the spreading of culture traits from one region to another.
What is the alphabet? The alphabet is a small set of letters or symbols , each of which stands for a single sound.
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