Msl Review 2014 Period 3

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Msl Review 2014 Period 3

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Why did trading networks like the Silk Road develop?
    • A. 

      Certain resources were not available in all areas.

    • B. 

      The trails were used for communication between groups.

    • C. 

      People wanted to take land and to keep control of that land.

    • D. 

      Travelers enjoyed exploring nearby lands after trading for spices

  • 2. 
    Why did some ancient civilizations write and publish their laws?
    • A. 

      To allow patricians and plebeians to read and vote for the laws

    • B. 

      To record the laws so that historians would understand ancient culture

    • C. 

      To ensure that citizens of the civilization would read and understand the laws

    • D. 

      To guarantee that each politician received a personal copy of the printed laws

  • 3. 
    Egyptian Myth of the Creation of the World   I am he who came into being in the form of the god Khepera . . . I am the creator  of everything which came into being: now the things which I created, and which  came forth out of my mouth after that I had come into being myself were  exceedingly many. The sky (or heaven) had not come into being, the earth did not  exist, and the children of the earth, and the creeping things, had not been made  at that time. I myself raised them up out of Nu . . .    Source: Trinicenter.com, translation by E.A. Wallis Budge, 1912  The Egyptians had many myths about the world. How did these myths reflect their  values and beliefs about civilization?   
    • A. 

      They told about the past leaders of the Egyptian society

    • B. 

      They told about the gods and goddesses that they worshiped

    • C. 

      They told about the military battles of the past Egyptian armies.

    • D. 

      They told about the great pharaohs from the three great kingdoms.

  • 4. 
    How did early Christianity spread around the world?
    • A. 

      Bibles were published in all languages.

    • B. 

      Missionaries followed conquerors and colonists.

    • C. 

      Christian sea captains sold fares to other Christians.

    • D. 

      European monarchs practiced the religion when they traveled.

  • 5. 
    Which was a long-term effect of ancient trade routes?   
    • A. 

      The spread of unifying systems of government

    • B. 

      Colonization of weaker nations along the trade routes

    • C. 

      Use of silk throughout ancient and modern societies

    • D. 

      The spread of religions throughout the trade routes

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