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Early Civilizations of World History Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. The current period of interglaciation began

Question 2 2. How did emerging cities with population surplus overcome the problem of administration?

Question 3 3. Which of the following is the MOST likely profile of a person during the time of the gift economy?

Question 4 4. Which of the following represents the main benefit of the horse?

Question 5 5. The advantages of civilization do not work against horse people because _____.

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Question 6 6. What impact might writing have had on ancient religion?

Question 7 7. Bronze offered which of the following advantages to early people?

Question 8 8. Marduk was a god of

Question 9 9. How did the domestication of animals affect the lives of human beings?

Question 10 10. Why was barter likely NOT the basis of the economy?

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Question 11 11. Benefits of settled agriculture include_____.

Question 12 12. Lake Agassiz and the Indo-European diaspora are thought to have both occurred around _____.

Question 13 13. How does a commodity economy differ from a gift economy?

Question 14 14. The most basic social unit is the _____.

Question 15 15. The easiest way for a barbarian to gain the products of civilization was to:

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Question 16 16. Why do scholars now believe the great flood actually took place?

Question 17 17. Which of the following things was Horus NOT a god of?

Question 18 18. What important shift happened in the history of money around 700 BCE?

Question 19 19. 4000 BCE brought the invention of _____.

Question 20 20. In what way was Moses' hierarchy not a true theocracy?

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Question 21 21. Which of these was one of the first walled cities?

Question 22 22. Which region's people are famous for their unique portrayal of the Mother Goddess figure?

Question 23 23. The last ice age ended

Question 24 24. The first proper city built was _____.

Question 25 25. Before humans discovered how to make bronze, they used which of the following for tools?

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Question 26 26. Which of these deities is NOT an obvious descendant of the Mother Goddess?

Question 27 27. Why do coins also have limitations as a form of currency?

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

Question 30 30. Horse archers' main antagonists were _____.

Early Civilizations of World History Chapter Exam Instructions

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