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Overview of Ancient Egypt Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. The Code of Hammurabi was written _____.

Question 2 2. Women in ancient Babylon _____.

Question 3 3. The Code of Hammurabi was _____.

Question 4 4. Criminals in ancient Babylon _____.

Question 5 5. Under the Code of Hammurabi _____.

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Question 6 6. With the Pharaoh at the top of the Egyptian social pyramid, who came next?

Question 7 7. When compared to a modern treasurer, what is unusual about the position of chief treasurer in ancient Egypt?

Question 8 8. What were the dual roles of soldiers in ancient Egypt?

Question 9 9. How did peasants differ from slaves in ancient Egypt?

Question 10 10. Why was embalming such an integral part of Egyptian burials?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following was produced in Egypt?

Question 12 12. The Egyptians tried to build a canal between the Nile River and which sea?

Question 13 13. What did the Egyptians buy from Lebanon?

Question 14 14. What was the name of the kingdom that connected Egypt to much of Africa?

Question 15 15. Which of the following was NOT an advantage for Egyptian merchants?

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Question 16 16. From what part of Mesopotamia did the Neo-Assyrians originally live?

Question 17 17. The Assyrians conquered which of the following regions?

Question 18 18. What metal made the conquests of the Neo-Assyrians possible?

Question 19 19. Why was iron so favorable?

Question 20 20. Why were the Hanging Gardens supposedly built?

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Question 21 21. What tool was developed and used by Egyptians to predict the yearly flood?

Question 22 22. Which two rivers often flooded parts of Mesopotamia?

Question 23 23. Karen took notes on a lecture about flood plains in ancient Egypt. She made a mistake. Indicate which item Karen got wrong.

Question 24 24. Which river flooded predictably each year and provided nourishment for the crops?

Question 25 25. Analyze the following statements and indicate which one most accurately describes the Egyptian and Mesopotamian irrigation development.

Overview of Ancient Egypt Chapter Exam Instructions

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