jova semester exam 21-30
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The few Sumerians who learned how to write often held high positions in society as what
What did the Hittites teach the Assyrians that helped make their army stronger
How to use stronger metals such as iron for weaponry
Babylon became rich from trade because it was located on a major trade route between the Mediterranean Sea and the
In 612 B.C. the Chaldeans defeated whom?
What is a reason the Nile has been called the "lifeblood" of Egypt
Its valley and delta provide fertile soil for farming
How did the Egyptians take advantage of the Nile's yearly spring flooding?
They irrigated during the dry season
What best describes the type of government in Egypt after 3100 B.C.?
The Egyptians willingly served their all
powerful leader because they believed -Unity came from a strong leader
To learn how to obtain life
after-death, the Egyptians studied the -Book of the Dead
The ancient Egyptian civilization was the first to publish books describing advances in the field of