The Four Empires of Mesopotamia

Instructions:

Choose an answer and hit 'next'. You will receive your score and answers at the end.

question 1 of 3

Which was the first empire in history?

Start Your Free Trial To Take This Quiz

As a member, you'll also get unlimited access to over 70,000 lessons in math, English, science, history, and more. Plus, get practice tests, quizzes, and personalized coaching to help you succeed.

Free 5-day trial
It only takes a few minutes to set up and you can cancel at any time.
Already registered? Login here for access

1. Which language is not related to the other three?

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

Start your free trial to access this entire page
A premium account gives you access to all lesson, practice exams, quizzes & worksheets
Access to all video lessons
Quizzes, practice exams & worksheets
Certificate of Completion
Access to instructors
Create an account to get started Create Account

About This Quiz & Worksheet

Mesopotamia is regarded as the 'Cradle of Civilization' for a reason, mainly the powerful and influential empires it spawned in the early days of human civilization. The questions in this quiz will assess you on the four major empires from ancient Mesopotamia. You'll be tested on points such as ancient Mesopotamian languages and military conquests.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This quiz and worksheet will test you on:

  • History's earliest empire
  • Mesopotamian language groups
  • The lineage of the Akkadian Empire
  • Culture of the Neo-Babylonian Empire
  • Conquests of Egypt

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - use the quiz questions to test your recollection of information found in the lesson on the four major empires of ancient Mesopotamia
  • Reading comprehension - make sure that you understand the four major empires, their languages, their cultures and other relevant facts about them
  • Knowledge application - use the information from the lesson to identify individual Mesopotamian empires on the basis of information given in the questions

Additional Learning

If you want to learn more about the empires of ancient Mesopotamia, review the corresponding lesson called The Four Empires of Mesopotamia. This lesson covers the following topics:

  • Overview of ancient Mesopotamia
  • Akkadian Empire
  • Assyrian Empire
  • The Neo-Babylonians
  • Another term for Neo-Babylonian
Support