What was Nineveh famous for?
When was writing developed in Mesopotamia?
The Torah set out many laws for the Israelites including
How food should be prepared
A ziggurat was a
Who taught the Hebrew people to practice monotheism?
Which of the following made Babylon rich?
Which of the following was NOT true of a city-state in Mesopotamia?
It had its own culture and language
hen the Romans drove the Israelites away from their homeland, they scattered all over the world. This is known as the
a region in southwest Asia, site of first civilization
a city that is also a separate and independent state
belief in many god
a traditional story that explains someone's beliefs
man territories and peoples controlled by one government`
capital of Babylonia, city of great wealth and luxury
group of traders traveling together
market selling different kinds of goods
powerful weapon with a wooden beam mounted on wheels
an organized list of laws and rules
king of Babylon, 1792-1750 BC, creator of Babylonian empire
groups of ledges and lines used to write several languages of the fertile crescent
to force someone to live in another country
time when there's little food, many starve
belief in one god
a set of symbols that represent the sounds of language
promise made by God
israelite leader whom the Torah credits with leading the Israelites from Egypt to Canaan
a religious teacher who is regarded as someone who speaks for god or for a god
scattering of people who have common beliefs