AP World History - Ancient Times: Homework Help Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Where was Mesopotamia located?

Question 2 2. Which of the following things was Horus NOT a god of?

Question 3 3. The first writing emerged around _____.

Question 4 4. Marduk was a god of

Question 5 5. How did the domestication of animals affect the lives of human beings?

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Question 6 6. Today we think of horses as an old-fashioned mode of transportation that was replaced by the automobile. In contrast, how would humans, who were first in contact with horses, have viewed them?

Question 7 7. Scholars believe Jericho has been a site of human habitation for thousands of years because of its

Question 8 8. Which of these deities is NOT an obvious descendant of the Mother Goddess?

Question 9 9. The most common form of hierarchy in human history is based upon the notion that:

Question 10 10. How did the diets of early farming communities differ from that of nomadic hunter-gatherers?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following might have been a reason that the empires built roads?

Question 12 12. What important shift happened in the history of money around 700 BCE?

Question 13 13. 4000 BCE brought the invention of _____.

Question 14 14. Consider the roles of the Mother Goddess and snakes in ancient Minoan culture. What do the Mother Goddess and snakes have in common?

Question 15 15. Which of these were the first highways of empire?

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Question 16 16. The last of the horse peoples died out:

Question 17 17. Horse archers' main antagonists were _____.

Question 18 18. Bronze offered which of the following advantages to early people?

Question 19 19. Why do scholars now believe the great flood actually took place?

Question 20 20. Civilization displaced other systems because civilized people _____.

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Question 21 21. Which is older: walls or cities?

Question 22 22. The last ice age ended

Question 23 23.

Read the following description to answer the question.

An increase in food production enabled the division of labor.

The division of labor allowed for the development of new technologies.

The development of new technologies allowed for a greater increase in food production.

This led to further division of labor, which led to further technologies, which led to further increases in population.

This is referred to as _____.

Question 24 24. What impact might writing have had on ancient religion?

Question 25 25. When did the Steppe Nomads of Eurasia have the patience to break horses for riding?

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Question 26 26. How did the Neolithic Revolution support larger populations worldwide?

Question 27 27. How did the gradual warming of the earth affect the lives of human beings?

Question 28 28. The development of chariots required a certain amount of trial and error to create a useful tool of warfare. Horses had to be harnessed and trained to work with the driver to operate as a system. Which of the following were NOT necessary for the development of chariots?

Question 29 29. In what way was Moses' hierarchy not a true theocracy?

Question 30 30. Why is it likely that writing emerged in the same part of the world that had the first cities?

AP World History - Ancient Times: Homework Help Chapter Exam Instructions

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