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Mesopotamian Empires Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. The rivalry between Assyria and Babylon was an important part of what period?

Question 2 2. Who built the Hanging Gardens of Babylon?

Question 3 3. What does 'Babylon' mean in Akkadian?

Question 4 4. What was about Jericho's geographical location that made many other cities depended on it?

Question 5 5. Which of these were the first highways of empire?

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Question 6 6. Which of these was one of the first walled cities?

Question 7 7. Which language is not related to the other three?

Question 8 8. The Akkadian Empire split into two spheres, under the Assyrians and the _____.

Question 9 9. Which of the four empires was able to conquer Egypt?

Question 10 10. The years in the calendar used in the Akkadian Empire:

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Question 11 11. Of the following achievements, which did the Akkadian Empire NOT accomplish?

Question 12 12. Which of the following is NOT a god that was worshiped by the Akkadians?

Question 13 13. In early justice systems, which of the following functions did laws NOT serve?

Question 14 14. The first recorded code of law was:

Question 15 15. To be a judge in early justice systems, you must be:

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Question 16 16. Who was the first king to create a code of behavior?

Question 17 17. What were weather conditions like in Mesopotamia?

Question 18 18. In early Mesopotamia, why did priests make decisions regarding land and commercial trade?

Question 19 19. How did the Assyrians primarily use chariots in battle?

Question 20 20. Which of the following was able to establish long-term rule over Mesopotamia?

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Question 21 21. Who was an early hero to the Assyrians?

Question 22 22. The Assyrians conquered which of the following regions?

Question 23 23. What metal made the conquests of the Neo-Assyrians possible?

Question 24 24. Why was iron so favorable?

Question 25 25. Where was Ancient Mesopotamia located?

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Question 26 26. What were ziggurats?

Question 27 27. Why were Mesopotamian cities able to grow enough food to sustain large populations?

Question 28 28. Which of the following rulers did NOT occupy Babylon?

Question 29 29. 4000 BCE brought the invention of _____.

Question 30 30. Which was the first empire in history?

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