Ancient Civilizations in the Near East: Homework Help Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following is the main reason why Judaism has survived for so many years when other religions haven't?

Question 2 2. What is it called when someone combines two similar deities into one?

Question 3 3. Iron was first used in the near east around

Question 4 4. What structures preceded pyramids in signifying an underground burial chamber?

Question 5 5. During what time period in ancient Egypt did the building of temples become popular?

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Question 6 6. Which of these kings created a code of behavior?

Question 7 7. What type of temple was built to honor Egyptian gods?

Question 8 8. Which of the following was NOT a material Persians used in art?

Question 9 9. The apex of Sumerian temple building was:

Question 10 10. Why did Zoroastrianism's popularity begin to fade after 637 CE?

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Question 11 11. Where did Zoroaster live?

Question 12 12. How did polytheism seek to overcome the issue of various conflicting gods?

Question 13 13. The history of the Hebrews lives on today in _____.

Question 14 14. Which of these metals is the most rare

Question 15 15. What element of Greek architecture was popular in Persia?

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Question 16 16. Cyrus and Darius were two Persian leaders, who created the largest empire ever known through

Question 17 17. Why did burial tombs in Ancient Egypt contain paintings and reliefs?

Question 18 18. In The Epic of Gilgamesh, Gilgamesh is described as

Question 19 19. Which of the following was NOT a mark of civilization for the Sumerians?

Question 20 20. How many levels existed for initiates of the Mithras cult?

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Question 21 21. Which of the following is NOT a reason why steel came to replace bronze?

Question 22 22. Carol was making a list of major religions practiced today that have many ideas that are similar to that of Zoroastrianism. She made a mistake. Which one did Carol get wrong?

Question 23 23. To be a judge in early justice systems, you must be _____.

Question 24 24. What material did Assyrians use in their buildings to imitate the Sumerians?

Question 25 25. The first writing emerged around _____.

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Question 26 26. Which of these was the first city state to attempt to rebuild the Sumerian empire?

Question 27 27. The Epic of Gilgamesh was written around:

Question 28 28. When did the Bronze age collapse occur?

Question 29 29. Which of the following is NOT linked with Mithras?

Question 30 30. Mesopotamia means:

Ancient Civilizations in the Near East: Homework Help Chapter Exam Instructions

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