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trivia quiz  Everything Was Invented In Mesopotamia cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, ponycargirl, Apr 12 17

Mesopotamia is considered to be one of the Cradles of Civilization because of the many inventions that paved the foundation for culture as we known it today. Come along and discover their amazing contributions!
ponycargirl editor
Apr 12 17
234 plays
trivia quiz  The Assyrian Empire cool 10 questions
Very Difficult, 10 Qns, thejazzkickazz, Jul 16 02

Arguably the greatest period of ancient Assyria lasted from 745 until 612 B.C., during which it attained the level of empire. Here's a brief sketch of that period of time, with the most important rulers and events highlighted ... Good luck
Very Difficult
thejazzkickazz gold member
Jul 16 02
3093 plays
photo quiz  Tales of the Gardens cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, ponycargirl, Nov 07 16

For years every school child has heard the touching story of the Hanging Gardens. Is it possible that over the centuries the story was incorrectly told?
ponycargirl editor
Nov 07 16
261 plays
photo quiz  You've Gotta Love Those Sumerians! cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, ponycargirl, Oct 03 13

Come with me to the very Cradle of Civilization in the ancient land of Sumer.
ponycargirl editor
Oct 03 13
765 plays
trivia quiz  The "Write" Stuff cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, pu2-ke-qi-ri, Jun 27 08

Writing emerged-- for the first time ever-- in fourth millennium BCE in Southern Babylonia. What forces catalyzed the invention of writing? How was this first writing system invented and used? Take this quiz to find out!
Jun 27 08
2010 plays
trivia quiz  Ur cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, nannywoo, May 23 13

Greetings! My name is Enheduanna, and my home is in Ur, around 2285-2250 BC, by your reckoning. Here is Lady Pu-abi from ca. 2600-2500 B.C. Let us transport you far away and long ago to Ur of Mesopotamia.
nannywoo gold member
May 23 13
363 plays
photo quiz  Hammurabi and His Code cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, ponycargirl, May 13 13

Most school children at one time or another hear about the Hammurabi Code of Laws. However, the phrase they learn, "eye for an eye", really oversimplifies this historic document. What do you know about Hammurabi and his Code?
ponycargirl editor
May 13 13
648 plays
photo quiz  Tales of the Great Ziggurat cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, ponycargirl, Aug 18 15

Today we are visiting the ancient land of Mesopotamia, one of the "Cradles of Civilization", to view an architectural marvel. Why don't you join us?
ponycargirl editor
Aug 18 15
231 plays
photo quiz  You've Gotta Love Those Chaldeans! cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, ponycargirl, Feb 24 15

Come with me again to the land of ancient Mesopotamia, the very Cradle of Civilization.
ponycargirl editor
Feb 24 15
327 plays
trivia quiz  The History of Sumer cool 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, thejazzkickazz, Aug 25 01

Covering one of the earliest civilizations in human history, this quiz covers the history of Sumeria in a nutshell. Have fun!
thejazzkickazz gold member
Aug 25 01
3513 plays
trivia quiz  Mesopotamian Kings cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, wdstk, Mar 07 08

Some of these you may even remember from Sunday school or Bible study.
wdstk gold member
Mar 07 08
1458 plays
photo quiz  You've Gotta Love Those Assyrians! cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, ponycargirl, Oct 17 13

Were they the most cruel warriors in history? Or great contributors to civilization? You decide!
ponycargirl editor
Oct 17 13
480 plays
trivia quiz  General Mesopotamian History cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, wdstk, Feb 20 08

Brought to you from the Cradle of Civilization.
wdstk gold member
Feb 20 08
3279 plays
trivia quiz  Rhymes with Whip It! cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, shvdotr, Aug 30 15

This quiz is about an interesting character you've probably never heard of named Lipit-Ishtar. Hopefully you'll have fun as we learn about him together.
shvdotr gold member
Aug 30 15
204 plays
trivia quiz  Mesopotamia 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, Fmskid, Feb 28 08

This is my first quiz on ancient history. I got most of the information from a text book called "Ancient World".
Feb 28 08
1968 plays
trivia quiz  Mesopotamian Bronze Age Civilizations 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, stetienne, Jul 21 08

This quiz covers the first civilizations founded in the Ancient Near East during the Bronze Age.
Jul 21 08
1488 plays
trivia quiz  Mesopotamia: From City-States to Kingdoms 15 questions
Tough, 15 Qns, FrancuDaniel, Oct 15 12

The chronological evolution of Ancient Mesopotamia.
Oct 15 12
330 plays
trivia quiz  Life in Ancient Sumer 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, tacapollo, Mar 03 12

Sumeria is one of the earliest known civilizations. It was a culture of many historical firsts and existed as a separate entity for well over 1,000 years. How well do you know your ancient history?
Mar 03 12
459 plays
trivia quiz  The Wonderful Mitannians 5 questions
Tough, 5 Qns, me07, Nov 04 03

What do you know about Mitanni, an ancient empire? Play this quiz to find out. All the best!
Nov 04 03
663 plays
trivia quiz  Sumer or Later 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, NewzHound, Jul 18 10

The Bible refers to it as "Shinar", Egyptians called it "Sngr", but by whatever name Sumer holds a unique place in history. Step back in time and see if Sumer gets the credit for things we still have today, or if others deserve the fame.
Jul 18 10
423 plays
trivia quiz  Mesopotamia Obscura 15 questions
Tough, 15 Qns, kopf, Nov 09 01

From before Akkad to after Zorastherism, let's take a trip to the land netween the rivers and their neighbors. All dates are BCE by the way.
Nov 09 01
2169 plays
trivia quiz  Mesopotamian Civilization - An Introduction 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, jrmorgan56, Nov 17 04

For those just starting to learn about the Mesopotamian civilization. Not too detailed, this quiz focuses on the information presented in most college general history courses.
Nov 17 04
1896 plays
trivia quiz  The Wonderful Eblaites 5 questions
Difficult, 5 Qns, me07, Jul 22 03

Don't just click on buttons and type answers in this quiz... Take it as a challenge! This is a conquest! Will you be able to defend the Eblaites, an unknown tribe? Good luck!
Jul 22 03
615 plays
trivia quiz  The Wonderful Gutians 5 questions
Tough, 5 Qns, me07, Sep 15 03

What do you know about the Gutians? I'm sure many of you haven't heard about them, so please play this obscure quiz on them. All the best! :)
Sep 15 03
684 plays
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