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Mesopotamia

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What is the system that ab community uses to produce and distribute goods and services? Economy
What is the complex that has cities,a well -organized government,and workers with superficiality job skills,called? Civilization
What is a supply of somethings that can be used as needed? Resource
A set of shared beliefs about supernatural powers that create and rule the world? Religion
What is the group of people that occupy different ranks or levels in society called? Social classes
What is the region of the middle east that stretches in a large, crescent-shaped curve from the Persian gulf to the Mediterranean Sea? Fertile Crescent
The fertile Crescent includes what? Mesopotamia
The Sumerians used technology to what? Irrigate
What are the largest inaugurates were seven stories tall? Ziggurat
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 a independent state that works with other estates to achieve a shared military or political goal? Ally
What is a idea or way of doing things that is common in a certain culture? Cultural Trait
What is a set of laws that governed life in the Babylonian empire? Hammurabi`s Code
What are the ideas that all members of a society--even the rich and powerful must obey the law? rule of law
Who are the soldiers who fight while riding horses? Cavalry
What is a permanent army of professional soldiers? Standing Army
What is payment made to show loyalty to a stronger power? Tribute
What is the 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 and what is it called? Stele
What is a good or service sold within a country that is produced in another country? Export
What is a good or service produced within a country and sold outside the country`s borders? Import
What is the art of steering a ship from place to place? Navigation
What is a area ruled by a distant country? Colony
What is the spreading of cultural traits from one region to another? Cultural diffusion
What is a small set of letters or symbols,each of which stands for a singles sound? Alphabet
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