Terms in this set (30)
A large arc of rich, or fertile, farmland.
A mixture of rich soil and tiny rocks.
A way of supplying water to an area of land.
More than needed.
Division of Labor
The arrangement in which each worker specializes in a particular task or job.
Consisted as a city and all of the countryside around it and acted like a country.
A Uruk king who is also considered to be the world's first superhero.
An Akkadian emperor who was the first to have a permanent ruler.
Land with different territories and peoples under a single rule.
The worship of many gods.
The worship of a single god.
People who performed religious ceremonies.
The divisions of society by rank or class.
The world's first system of writing.
A pyramid-shaped temple tower.
A ruler of a kingdom or empire.
A Babylonian king who created the first written code of laws.
The most famous Chaldean king who rebuilt Babylon.
This nomadic group of people were known for being the first to use Iron and Chariots
This group had a strong and feared army which caused many to surrender before they were attacked (terror as a tactic)
These Ship Builders also Invented the Color Purple
A set of 282 laws that dealt with almost every part of daily life.
Long poems that tell stories of heroes.
The science of building.
A wheeled horse-drawn cart used in battle.
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