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Mesopotamian Bronze Age Civilizations
"This quiz covers the first civilizations founded in the Ancient Near East during the Bronze Age."
15 Points Per Correct Answer - No time limit
What are the two elements that combine to form the alloy that results in bronze?
iron and copper
copper and tin
tin and iron
copper and carbon
What does the word "Mesopotamia" mean?
the fertile crescent
the first cities
the highland plains
the land between rivers
Which modern country contains a most of Mesopotamia?
Mesopotamia was the first civilization to develop a system of writing. What was it called?
There were two major languages spoken by the Bronze Age Mesopotamian one was Sumerian, the other was______?
One of the very first pieces of literature comes from Mesopotamia. It told the epic story of the king of Uruk and his peoples. What was its title?
The Epic of Sargon
The Epic of Gilgamesh
The Epic of Ur
The Epic of Two Rivers
Who was the first king to unite several Mesopotamian cities under one central government?
By 1760 B.C. a new ruler again united Southern Mesopotamia, with his capital city located at Babylon. Who was this ruler famous for his code of laws?
Slavery was common in ancient Mesopotamia. In what ways were slaves distinguished from the free population?
Shaved heads (males) and tatoos (females)
There was no visible distinction
Wristbands, lack of chothing, and special homes
Armbands, special haircuts, and names
Who were the first Mesopotamian people to consider their empire a complete geographical territory rather than a united group of cities?
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