Mesopotamia Quizzes & Trivia

The area known as Mesopotamia is ancient area filled with large amounts of history. The word Mesopotamia literally means “land between rivers”. If you can handle more about the past of this place, and your knowledge flows like a river then these quizzes are for you. We offer questions like: “Was Mesopotamia the first civilization?”, “What is a ziggurat?”, “What ancient writing form began in Babylon?”, “What is Hammurabi’s Code and why was it important?”, and “Was boxing popular in Mesopotamia?”

Travel back in time and learn about history with our quizzes. You may even learn something new and useful. Invest your superior brain power into this ancient culture. And as always remember to have fun and good luck with it.

Let's see how much you know about the people of Sumer!

Questions: 34  |  Attempts: 534   |  Last updated: Jun 19, 2017
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    Who went to school in the Sumerian culture?

A quiz about Mesopotamia which includes, Sumer, Babylonia, Assyria and Judaism. Let's take this quiz and learn more about it!

Questions: 20  |  Attempts: 465   |  Last updated: May 22, 2017
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    Sumerian and many ancient religions prayed to numerous gods that had very specific roles. This belief in many gods is called:

Hello.  This quiz will check your knowledge of the vocabulary associated with this unit.  Several of the words will be used with other civilizations of different time periods, so best to get a real understanding of them now. ...

Questions: 20  |  Attempts: 320   |  Last updated: Jan 28, 2013
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    The word "Mesopotamia" comes from the ancient Greek words meaning...


Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 253   |  Last updated: Feb 22, 2013
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    A government that is ruled by a king, queeen, or emperor is a

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Questions: 37  |  Attempts: 136   |  Last updated: Jan 21, 2015
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    Mesopotamia means

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Mesopotamia Questions & Answers


What was the first great Monotheistic faith whose God was more orderly than the gods of Mesopotamia?
Monotheistic faith is considered to be the oldest religion, and it may have influenced all of the other religions that came after. For this type of faith, there was a belief that there are some chosen ones who become priests, but they are not the one
Why did Phoenicia become a thriving and wealthy region?
Phoenicians sold valuable wood and dyed cloth to neighboring peoples
What is the difference between Mesopotamian And Egyptian Religion?
The term Mesopotamia refers to the Tigris Euphrates river system. Mesopotamian’s historical existence parallels the Bronze Age Mesopotamia included Sumerian, Akkadian, Babylonian, Assyrian empires. Religion existed for thousands of years. Poly
How large was the Mesopotamian Empire?
The Mesopotamian Empire was quite large. It has been described as “an ancient region located in the eastern Mediterranean bounded in the northeast by the Zagros Mountains and in the southeast by the Arabian Plateau, corresponding to today&rsquo
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