The Hittite Empire Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Of the following types of construction, which did the Hittites use?

Question 2 2. Which of the following statements about the Hittites and their art and architecture is NOT true?

Question 3 3. The Hittites created pottery items like rhytons, which are what?

Question 4 4. The Hittites were always prepared to defend themselves. Some of the walls they built had large, arched gateways with massive entrance sculptures of _____.

Question 5 5. The Hittites were the first to establish what type of government?

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Question 6 6. The _____ or ''Assembly'' was composed of nobility and was the Hittite equivalent of a judicial court.

Question 7 7. The Hittite king Telipinus was responsible for writing an edict that established what?

Question 8 8. Which of the following crimes was NOT typically punished by death in the Hittite empire?

Question 9 9. After the Hittite empire was strengthened, which of the following purposes did the city of Hattusa NOT serve during Suppiluliuma I's rule?

Question 10 10. Who were the first builders and rulers of the ancient city-state of Hattusa?

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Question 11 11. Which ancient group never laid siege to the city of Hattusa?

Question 12 12. The first to rebuild Hattusa for the Hittite empire was named _____, literally ''one from Hattusa.''

Question 13 13. Ancient Hittite women typically wore a kuressar which was what type of clothing?

Question 14 14. Which of the following is NOT true about the Hittite language?

Question 15 15. The ancient Hittites probably inherited much of their culture from the indigenous group called the _____, whom they conquered.

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Question 16 16. Which of the following was NOT a common food of the ancient Hittites?

Question 17 17. Which of the following structure(s) in Hattusa was/were NOT built for defensive purposes?

Question 18 18. Hattusa had nearly 30 temples, including which temple that had sleeping chambers for royalty during religious ceremonies?

Question 19 19. Which of the following best describes the depiction of a sphinx, like the one found in Hattusa?

Question 20 20. Which of the following is true about the Lion Gate in Hattusa?

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Question 21 21. Prior to Tarhun becoming the king of the gods, how long was the average reign of each of his predecessors?

Question 22 22. What goddess empowered the Hittite kings with divine right to rule the kingdom of Hatti?

Question 23 23. What did Kumarbi do after Tarhun kicked him off the throne?

Question 24 24. What three countries of today have land in what was once the Hittite kingdom of Hatti?

Question 25 25. Where did the Hittites get most of their iron ore from?

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Question 26 26. Which of the following best explains the preference for iron weapons over bronze weapons for the Hittites?

Question 27 27. The Hittites were skilled at what study of the properties and composition of metals?

Question 28 28. The Hittites invented the _____-spoke wheel.

Question 29 29. The Hittites excelled at _____, sculptures that are carved out of a substance like stone.

Question 30 30. What type of currency was used in the later Hittite empire?

The Hittite Empire Chapter Exam Instructions

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