Ancient Mesopotaimia

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Ancient Mesopotaimia

Chapter 3 Lesson 2 quiz


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  • 1. 
    What did Mesopotamians use to build their houses out of?
    • A. 

      Stone

    • B. 

      Wood

    • C. 

      Mud

    • D. 

      Brick

  • 2. 
    What are the five traits of a of a civilization?
    • A. 

      Advanced Cities, Specialized Workers, Complex Institutions, Record Keeping, and Advanced Technology

    • B. 

      Mud Houses, Metal Gates, Farmers, Artisans, and Water

    • C. 

      Advanced Cities, Record Keeping, Advanced Technology, and Workers

    • D. 

      Food, Water, Shelter, Sunlight, and Pictures

  • 3. 
    A city-state is......
    • A. 

      Farmlands

    • B. 

      Two bodies of water

    • C. 

      A city and a state put together

    • D. 

      A self ruled community including city and nearby farmlands

  • 4. 
    What was the center of a city-state?
    • A. 

      Mud houses

    • B. 

      Ziggurat

    • C. 

      Priest houses

    • D. 

      Farmlands

  • 5. 
    What was the change in leadership?
    • A. 

      King to Queen

    • B. 

      Dictator to Priest

    • C. 

      Priest To King

    • D. 

      Prime Minister to President

  • 6. 
    What was Sumarian religion called?
    • A. 

      Polytheism

    • B. 

      Judism

    • C. 

      Hebrew

    • D. 

      Gods And Goddesses

  • 7. 
    What did Sumarians pay the priests with?
    • A. 

      Money

    • B. 

      Surplus grain

    • C. 

      Stone

    • D. 

      Surplus corn

  • 8. 
    Where in Mesopotamia did the Sumarians settle?
    • A. 

      In a desert

    • B. 

      Northwest of the Tigris river

    • C. 

      Near water

    • D. 

      At the mouth of the Tigris and Euphrates river

  • 9. 
    Why was Mesopotamia a good place to settle?
  • 10. 
    Why were kings needed?