Early Civilizations - ORELA Middle Grades Social Science Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Who finally conquered the Ghana Empire?

Question 2 2. Which of the following were important Mayan goods?

Question 3 3. Ghana means:

Question 4 4. The Ghana Empire ruled over much of:

Question 5 5. The Akkadian Empire split into two spheres, under the Assyrians and the _____.

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Question 6 6. What metal made the conquests of the Neo-Assyrians possible?

Question 7 7. Who built a mortuary temple that later pharaohs tried to claim as their own?

Question 8 8. To which city did the Kush move their capital after the Egyptian invasion?

Question 9 9. How has the Neolithic Revolution supported larger populations worldwide?

Question 10 10. A stupa holds what?

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Question 11 11. What is the nationality of the ambassador who left most records of the Mauryan Empire?

Question 12 12. What distinguished the first Mayan cultures?

Question 13 13. Today, Mayan people can be found all over Southern Mexico. So why did so many people think that the Mayans disappeared?

Question 14 14. Which of the following did the development of agriculture aid?

Question 15 15. To which religion did Ashoka convert?

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Question 16 16. Which of the four empires was able to conquer Egypt?

Question 17 17. Ancient Egyptian religion was

Question 18 18. If you were in Egypt, which direction would you travel to arrive in the Kingdom of the Kush?

Question 19 19. How did the Aztecs react to the arrival of the Spanish?

Question 20 20. The Ghana Empire ruled over West Africa from about:

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Question 21 21. From what part of Mesopotamia did the Neo-Assyrians originally live?

Question 22 22. About how large was the army of Ramses II?

Question 23 23. Which of the following did the Mayans invent first in the Americas?

Question 24 24. Benefits of settled agriculture include_____.

Question 25 25. Which of the following practices may even predate the rise of agriculture?

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Question 26 26. What was the Mandate of Heaven?

Question 27 27. Which of the following was NOT an advantage the Egyptians held over the Mesopotamian civilizations?

Question 28 28. Who was the last of the Xia emperors?

Question 29 29. Along which two rivers did Chinese civilization develop?

Question 30 30. Pharaohs of the New Kingdom may have stopped building pyramids and started hiding their tombs because:

Early Civilizations - ORELA Middle Grades Social Science Chapter Exam Instructions

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