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Mesopotamia/juliana

Mesopotamia

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What does Economy mean? It is the system that community uses to produce and distribute goods and services
What does Civilization mean? It is a complex society that has cities
What is a Resource? It is a supply of something that can be used as needed
What does Religion mean? It is a set of shared beliefs about supernatural powers that created and rule the world
Whats a Social Class? It is groups of people that occupy different ranks or levels in society
Whats Fertile Crescent? It is a region of the Middle East that stretches in a large, crescent-shaped curve from the Persian Gulf to the Mediterranean sea
Whats Mesopotamia? Its a wide, flat plain in present-day Iraq
What does Polytheism mean? It is the belief in more than one god
What did the Sumerians use technology for? To irrigate
What are Ziggurats? they are temples that are pyramid-shaped brick towers
What is a city state? it is an independent state that includes a city and its surrounding territory
What is cuneiform? It is a system of writing that uses triangular-shaped symbols
What is a empire? Its a state containing several countries or territories
Whats an ally? Its an independent state that works with other states to achieve a shared military or political goal
What is a Cultural trait? it is an idea or way of doing things that is common in a certain culture
Whats the Hammurabi's code? It is a set of laws that governed life in the Babylonian empire
What did Hammurabi's code use to establish an enforced Rule of law
What is an cavalry?
Created by: sernajuliana