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Castro-Mesopotamia

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What is the system that a community uses and distribute goods and services? Economy
What is a complex society that has cities, a well- organized government, and workers with well specialized job skills? Civilization
What is a supply of something that can be used as needed? Resource
What is a set of shared beliefs about supernatural powers that created the rule of the world? Religion
What is groups of people that occupy different ranks or levels in society? Social Class
What is a region in the Mid East that stretches in a large, crescent shape from the Persian Gulf to the Mediterranean Sea ? Fertile Crescent
What is the trading system in which people exchange goods directly without using money? Barter
What does the Fertile Crescent Contain? Mesopotamia
What is the belief in many gods? Polytheism
What do they use to supply water to there crops? Irrigate
What were pyramid shaped temples called? Ziggurat
What is an independent state that includes a city and its surrounding territory? City-State
What is the 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 states? Ally
What is a idea or way of doing things that is common in certain countries? Cultural Trait
What is a set of laws that governed life in Babylonian empire? Hammurabi's Code
What is an a idea that all members of society must obey a law? Rule of Law
What is soldiers that fight while riding horses? Cavalry
What is a permanent army of professional soldiers? Standing Army
What is a payment made to show loyalty to a stronger power? Tribute
What is money that is used as 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 borders Export
What is the art of steering a ship from place to place? Navigation
What is a are ruled by a distant country? Colony
What is the spreading of cultural traits from region to another? Cultural diffusion
What is a small set of letters or symbols, each of which stands for a single sound? Alphabet
Created by: CastroCaleb