Chapter 2 Sections 1, 2,3 Vocabulary Words

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  • 1. 
    The king of Babylon from about 1792 to 1750 B.C.; creator of the Babylonian empire was Hammurabi.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    The belief in many gods is called  
    • A. 

      Monotheism

    • B. 

      Polytheism

    • C. 

      Culture

  • 3. 
    The capitol of Babylonia; a city of great wealth and luxury
    • A. 

      Assyria

    • B. 

      Babylon

    • C. 

      Iraq

  • 4. 
    A region in Southwest Asia; site of the world's first civilzations
    • A. 

      City State

    • B. 

      Fertile Crescent

    • C. 

      Egypt

  • 5. 
    A traditional story; in some cultures, a legend that explains people's belief
    • A. 

      Situation

    • B. 

      Myth

    • C. 

      Pact

  • 6. 
     a city with its own traditiions and its own government and laws; both a city and a seperate independent state
    • A. 

      County

    • B. 

      Farm

    • C. 

      City State

  • 7. 
    A Bazaar  is  a market selling different kinds of goods like spices and cotton.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    A group of people traveling together to sell goods.
    • A. 

      Caravan

    • B. 

      Workers

    • C. 

      Drivers

  • 9. 
     A code is an organized list of laws and rules.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    A scribe is a professional painter who trades their work for food.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    Many territories and peoples controlled by one government  is called a
    • A. 

      Civilization

    • B. 

      Empire

    • C. 

      Organization

  • 12. 
     A  form of writing that uses groups of wedges and lines; used to write several languages of the Fertile Crescent
    • A. 

      Hieroglyphics

    • B. 

      Cursive

    • C. 

      Cuneiform

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