Ultimate Quiz On Mesopotamia

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Mesopotamia Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 
    A powerful city-state in southern Mesopotamia.
    • A. 

      Akkad

    • B. 

      Uruk

    • C. 

      Enhedvanna

    • D. 

      Sumer

  • 2. 
    A city-state in Northern Mesopotamia, the ruler of which conquered all the city-states of Mesopotamia and formed the worlds first empire.
    • A. 

      Sumer

    • B. 

      Akkad

    • C. 

      Ziggurat

    • D. 

      Empire

  • 3. 
    A large Somerian city-state in Mesopotamia.
    • A. 

      Society

    • B. 

      Dynasty

    • C. 

      Sargon

    • D. 

      Uruk

  • 4. 
    2700B.C. Sumerian King whose adventures were recorded in the Epic of Gilgamesh.
    • A. 

      Gilgamesh

    • B. 

      Ziggurate

    • C. 

      Polytheism

    • D. 

      Shulgi

  • 5. 
    2400 BC - 2300 BC Akkadian king wh united all of the city-states of Mesopotamia under his rule, forming the world's first empire.
    • A. 

      Enheduanna

    • B. 

      Ur-Namnu

    • C. 

      Sargon

    • D. 

      Akkad

  • 6. 
    2330 BC daughter of Sargon and was appointed the high priestess of Ur.
    • A. 

      Sargon

    • B. 

      Coneiform

    • C. 

      Enheduanna

    • D. 

      Shulgi

  • 7. 
    2200 BC - 2100 BC Sumerian king who founded the last and most successful dynasty of Ur.
    • A. 

      Enheduanna

    • B. 

      Uruk

    • C. 

      Ur-Namnu

    • D. 

      Sumer

  • 8. 
    2100 BC King of the Sumerian dynasty of Ur who was also the son of Ur-Namnu.
    • A. 

      Shulgi

    • B. 

      Conquer

    • C. 

      Dynasty

    • D. 

      Akkad

  • 9. 
    A huge, pyramid-shaped structure consisting of a series of stacked, rectangular plat forms.
    • A. 

      Empire

    • B. 

      Scribe

    • C. 

      Society

    • D. 

      Ziggurat

  • 10. 
    An organized community with established rules and traditions.
    • A. 

      Scribe

    • B. 

      Society

    • C. 

      Dynasty

    • D. 

      Akkad

  • 11. 
    The worship of many gods.
    • A. 

      Cuneiform

    • B. 

      Scribe

    • C. 

      Polytheism

    • D. 

      Empire

  • 12. 
    A professional writer.
    • A. 

      Scribe

    • B. 

      Empire

    • C. 

      Shulgi

    • D. 

      Ziggurat

  • 13. 
    A form of wedge-shaped writing used in ancient times.
    • A. 

      Society

    • B. 

      Empire

    • C. 

      Cuneiform

    • D. 

      Sumer

  • 14. 
    To defeat
    • A. 

      Conquer

    • B. 

      Dynasty

    • C. 

      Society

    • D. 

      Polytheism

  • 15. 
    A large territory consisting of many defferent places under the control of a single ruler.
    • A. 

      Society

    • B. 

      Ziggurat

    • C. 

      Polytheism

    • D. 

      Empire

  • 16. 
    A ruling family.
    • A. 

      Dynasty

    • B. 

      Cuneiform

    • C. 

      Ziggurat

    • D. 

      Empire