Are you civilized?
Don't Mesopotamia w/ me
Walk like an Egyptian
These people were on the move
Random Vocab/Potpouri
100

time before writing

What is prehistory?

100

The land between two rivers is called?

What is Mesopotamia?

100
The leader of the Egyptians, often considered a GOD.


What present-day country has a leader his people consider to be god-like?

What is Pharoah & North Koria?

100

Enslaved by Egypt for thousands of years

Who are the Jews?

100

Belief in one god, like the Jews

Monotheism

200

The revolution to stop chasing your food, but instead tame & produce your food.

what is neolithic revolution?

200

An urban area & its surrounding farmlands is called this?


Like Sumer or UR

What is City-states?

200
What Halloween decoration gets its origin from the burial practice of the Egyptian Pharoah?

What is a mummy?

200

Seafaring civilizations that started in present day Lebanon on the Mediterranean Sea?

Who are the Phoenicians?

200

Belief in multiple gods, like the Egyptians

Polytheistic

300

The person who does the record keeping/writing is called a?

What is a scribe?

300

The pyramid building where the Sumerians in Mesopotamia performed sacrifices

What is the ziggurats?

300

If you wanted to learn a language today, you might order this from Amazon....created in Egypt to decode languages?

What is the Rosetta Stone?

300

No vowels reflects the Phoenician's greatest legacy which is?

What is their alphabet?

300

Phoenicians created this color in the dye of their fabrics....LSU is so happy for that!

What is purple?

400

All civilizations have these....there are tons of people densely populated...like Atlanta or Sandy Springs.

What are cities?

400

The written language of the Sumerians/Mesopotamians?

What is cunieform?

400

The Egyptians wrote in pictures that stood for ideas and sounds.  What was this called?

What is hieroglyphics?

400

Led the Jews out of Egypt & was believed to be given the Ten Commandments to by God.

Who is Moses?

400

People that move to find their food and gather their food

Nomads 

Hunters & Gatherers

500

In civilizations, there is more time due to not having to search and gather food, so there are many different types of jobs.  This is known as?


Artisans, priests, govt officials, scribes, weaponry makers, farmers, & maybe even a hairstylist

What is specialization?

500
Hammurabi's code believed this?

What is eye for an eye?

500

The United States has separation of church and state in our government.  When a govt is run by a religious ruler, often-times, seen as a god-like presence, this is called a?

What is a theocracy?

500

The sacred book of the Jewish people is called the?

What is the Torah?

500

BCE stands for?

What is BEFORE COMMON ERA?

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