Ice Age
Oldest Civilizations
The Tower of Babel
The Tower of Babel Continued
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What is a striation

Scrape or scratch in the Earth from glaciers

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What is the name of the oldest known civilization?

The Sumerians

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What is a Ziggurat?

A tiered-structure

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What does babel mean in English?

Confusion


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What is a glacier?

Large amount of ice that is also mobile.

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Where did the Sumerians live?

Mesopotamia, Fertile Crescent, Ur

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What is the name of the most famous ziggurat.

Tower of Babel

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How many languages are there now in the world?

Over 7,000

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What is an Ice sheet?

Large flat ice that remains stationary

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Who is one of the oldest examples of a Sumerian that we have?

Abraham

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When was the tower of Babel created?

2242 B.C

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What were the names of Noah's children?

Shem, Ham, Japeth

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What is an Ice Cap?

An ice sheet at the poles of the Earth
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How advanced were the Sumerians?

Advanced enough to have water systems, ahead of their time

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Why did the people create the Tower?

Because they wanted to show independence from God

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The Story of Babel is in what book of the Bible?

Genesis 

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What are examples of Striations?

Yosemite Valley, Grand Canyon

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What is a civilization?

A group of people that include laws, government, and written language.

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What did God do after the people created the Tower?

He confused their languages

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What city sprung up from the tower of Babel? 

Babylon

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