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WEST Middle Level Humanities: Ancient Middle East & India Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. The term linguistic means

Question 2 2. Why did the Italian city states have an advantage in trade in the Middle Ages?

Question 3 3. What is typically believed about the Mongols that is NOT true?

Question 4 4. When did the Bronze age collapse occur?

Question 5 5. The Ancient Assyrian writing system is known as:

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Question 6 6. All of the following are examples of 'living' daughter Indo-European languages except:

Question 7 7. What prompted Ashoka's conversion to Buddhism?

Question 8 8. Suleiman conquered which of the following areas?

Question 9 9. The Bronze age collapse led to

Question 10 10. Which of the following was spread as a result of the Indian Ocean trade?

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Question 11 11. A vibrant trade existed in the Middle Ages over what body of water?

Question 12 12. Which of these was the first city state to attempt to rebuild the Sumerian empire?

Question 13 13. Which of the following is the MOST probable profile of a Janissary?

Question 14 14. During his rule of China, Kublai Khan wrote the Pope a letter requesting that he send 100 Christians acquainted with the Seven Arts (grammar, rhetoric, logic, geometry, arithmetic, music, and astronomy). What did this say about the Mongols?

Question 15 15. Hittites' weapons were mostly made of what material?

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Question 16 16. How did Suleiman's desire to capture Vienna put him at risk?

Question 17 17. James was making a list of modern countries that at one time were at least partially controlled by the Chola Empire. He made a mistake. Which one did James get wrong?

Question 18 18. The relationship between the proto-language and languages that developed from it are often referred to in terms of:

Question 19 19. Into how many time periods can the history of the Hittites generally be divided?

Question 20 20. Where did the scribes who taught cuneiform to the Hittites originate from?

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Question 21 21. What was Zorkhaneh?

Question 22 22. Which city remains the holiest city to all Muslims?

Question 23 23. How did trade increase during the Mauryan Empire?

Question 24 24. Who founded the Persian Empire?

Question 25 25. Colin Renfrew argued that what region is the probable region where the Indo-European proto-language first emerged, sometime around 9,000 years ago, as peaceful agriculturalists expanded outward from their homeland.

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Question 26 26. Which tribe first welcomed Mohammed as a prophet?

Question 27 27. The double gateway with corbeled arch pictured below is an example of which of the following?

Question 28 28. The Ancient Assyrian religion was:

Question 29 29. What made it possible for Chandragupta Maurya to establish his domain?

Question 30 30. The Chola Empire was based in _____

WEST Middle Level Humanities: Ancient Middle East & India Chapter Exam Instructions

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