7 terms

guided reading 2:2 world history

name the two rivers of the fertile cresent
Tigris and Euphrates
why can the summerian city-state be called a theocracies
king served as a military and a high priest
according to the summarians, how did the gods regard human beings?
Gods had little regard or none for the people
What were the two Mesopotamian empires
akkadia, babylonia
what is a ziggurat
a temple made of sun dried bricks decorated with tile asending with terraces by the staircases
what was a the philosophy of Hammurabi's code
penalty should fit a crime { aeye for aneye a tooth for a tooth}
How did Hammurab's code advance the cause of justice
crimes become concern of the whole community govrment assumed responsible of the proctecting