8 terms

Mesopotamia 1

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Irrigation
supplying land with water from another place through canals
Agriculture
another word for farming
Surplus
more than needed
Civilization
a city that has a stable food supply, social structure, government, religion, the arts, technology, and writing
Scribes
someone who writes for a living.
Social Class
a group of people with similar backgrounds,make the same amount of money, and live the same way.
Artisan
a worker who is especially skilled at creating items by hand
City-State
a city that is also a separate, independent state