5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Assyrian tactics in taking city-states
- Library at Nineveh
- Royal Road
- Advanced cities
- a Road system of Persian Empire which ran from Susa in Persia to Sardis in Anatolia, a distance of 1,677 miles.
- b One of the oldest and largest ancient libraries in Assyrian captail cities.
- c More than a large group of people living together.
- d Pantoon bridges, tunnels under walls, archers, ladders.
- e Person forced to leave homeland.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- A city and its surrounding lands functioning as an independant political unit.
- Group of people in Asia who invented metal coins and the Persians adopted this.
- Built by King Nebuchadnezzar for his wife who was homesick. One of the seven Ancient Wonders of the World.
- Cambyses' successor, noble of dynasty. Seized throne in 522-521 B.C.
- Empire that was ruled by diplomacy and tolerance whose capital city was Babylon.
5 True/False Questions
Satrap → Thick bed of mud.
Zoroaster → Series of rulers from a single family.
Sargon of Akkad → Defeated city-states of Sumer with his army - created world's first empire.
Tigris and Euphrates River → Two major staple crops of Mesopotamia.
Cyrus → Persia's king in 550 B.C.