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Chapter 1- AP World History
culture
history
Stone Age
Paleolithic
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
The study of past events and changes in the development, tran…
(subdivided into Paleolithic—a span beginning more than a mil…
(750,000 BCE - 10,000 B.C.E.) Old Stone Age. A period of time…
culture
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
history
The study of past events and changes in the development, tran…
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AP World History: Ancient World
Agriculture
Agrarian
Bands/ Clans
Barbarian
The deliberate effort to modify a portion of Earth's surface…
pertaining to land or its cultivation; Ex. agrarian reform, a…
extended family groups that generally lived together
without civilizing influences
Agriculture
The deliberate effort to modify a portion of Earth's surface…
Agrarian
pertaining to land or its cultivation; Ex. agrarian reform, a…
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AP World History Regions
North America
Caribbean
Latin America
Central Africa
North America
Caribbean
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AP World History Flashcard
Mesopotamia
Fertile Crescent
ziggurat
pictograms
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
The Tigris and Euphrates Rivers gave life to the first known…
A temple tower of ancient Mesopotamia, constructed of square…
A pictorial symbol or sign representing an object or concept.…
Mesopotamia
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
Fertile Crescent
The Tigris and Euphrates Rivers gave life to the first known…
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AP World History: Ancient World
Agriculture
Agrarian
Bands/ Clans
Barbarian
The deliberate effort to modify a portion of Earth's surface…
pertaining to land or its cultivation; Ex. agrarian reform, a…
extended family groups that generally lived together
without civilizing influences
Agriculture
The deliberate effort to modify a portion of Earth's surface…
Agrarian
pertaining to land or its cultivation; Ex. agrarian reform, a…
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AP World History Regions
North America
Caribbean
Latin America
Central Africa
North America
Caribbean
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AP World History Strayer Chapter 1
Venus Figurines
Dreamtime
Clovis Culture
Megafaunal Extinction
Paleolithic carvings of the female form, often with exaggerat…
A complex worldview of Australia's Aboriginal peopel that hel…
The earliest widespread and distinctive culture of North Amer…
The dying-out of a number of large animal species, including…
Venus Figurines
Paleolithic carvings of the female form, often with exaggerat…
Dreamtime
A complex worldview of Australia's Aboriginal peopel that hel…
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AP World History Strayer Chapter 1
Venus Figurines
Dreamtime
Clovis Culture
Megafaunal Extinction
Paleolithic carvings of the female form, often with exaggerat…
A complex worldview of Australia's Aboriginal peopel that hel…
The earliest widespread and distinctive culture of North Amer…
The dying-out of a number of large animal species, including…
Venus Figurines
Paleolithic carvings of the female form, often with exaggerat…
Dreamtime
A complex worldview of Australia's Aboriginal peopel that hel…
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AP World History Chapter 13
Taika reforms
Tale of Genji
Fujiwara
Bushi
Attempt to remake the Japanese monarch into an absolutist Chi…
Written by Lady Murasaki; first novel in any language; eviden…
Mid-9th-century Japanese aristocratic family; exercised excep…
Regional warrior leaders in Japan; ruled small kingdoms from…
Taika reforms
Attempt to remake the Japanese monarch into an absolutist Chi…
Tale of Genji
Written by Lady Murasaki; first novel in any language; eviden…
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AP World History Chapter 13
Taika reforms
Tale of Genji
Fujiwara
Bushi
Attempt to remake the Japanese monarch into an absolutist Chi…
Written by Lady Murasaki; first novel in any language; eviden…
Mid-9th-century Japanese aristocratic family; exercised excep…
Regional warrior leaders in Japan; ruled small kingdoms from…
Taika reforms
Attempt to remake the Japanese monarch into an absolutist Chi…
Tale of Genji
Written by Lady Murasaki; first novel in any language; eviden…
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AP World History Chapter 1
Civilization
Culture
History
Stone Age
Any group of people sharing a set of cultural traits.
Behaviors and belief systems that members of a social group s…
The study of past events and changes in the development, tran…
The historical period characterized by the production of tool…
Civilization
Any group of people sharing a set of cultural traits.
Culture
Behaviors and belief systems that members of a social group s…
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AP World History Chapter 15
Ibn-Rushd (Averroës)
Ming Dynasty
Zhenghe
Black Death
Iberian Muslim philosopher; studied Greek rationalism; ignore…
Replaced Mongol Yuan dynasty in China in 1368; lasted until 1…
Muslim Chinese seaman; commanded expeditions throughout the I…
14th-century bubonic plague; decimated populations in Asia an…
Ibn-Rushd (Averroës)
Iberian Muslim philosopher; studied Greek rationalism; ignore…
Ming Dynasty
Replaced Mongol Yuan dynasty in China in 1368; lasted until 1…
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AP World History - Strayer Chapter 4
Legalism
Confucius (Kong Fuzi)
Ban Zhao
Daoism
A Chinese philosophy distinguished by an adherence to clear l…
The founder of Confucianism (551-479 B.C.E.); an aristocrat o…
A major female Confucian author of Han dynasty China (45-116…
A Chinese philosophy/popular religion that advocates simplici…
Legalism
A Chinese philosophy distinguished by an adherence to clear l…
Confucius (Kong Fuzi)
The founder of Confucianism (551-479 B.C.E.); an aristocrat o…
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AP World History Chapter 1
Australopithecus
Homo Erectus
Homo sapiens
Neanderthal people
"the southern Ape"
" Upright Walking Human"
" Consciously thinking humans"
" Named for the Neander Valley"
Australopithecus
"the southern Ape"
Homo Erectus
" Upright Walking Human"
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AP World History Chapter 14
Chinggis Khan
Tumens
Tangut
Muhammad Shah II
Grandson of Kabul Khan; born in 1170s; elected supreme Mongol…
Basic fighting units of Mongol forces; made up of 10,000 cava…
Rulers of Xi Xia kingdom of northwest China during the Southe…
Turkic ruler of Muslim Khwarazm; conquered by Mongols in 1220.
Chinggis Khan
Grandson of Kabul Khan; born in 1170s; elected supreme Mongol…
Tumens
Basic fighting units of Mongol forces; made up of 10,000 cava…
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Ap World History Strayer Chapter 5
China's Scholar-Gentry Class
Wang Mang
Ge Hong
Yellow Turban Rebellion
lived luxuriously, benefited from wealth and from power and p…
a high court official of the Han Dynasty who usurped the empe…
person born in an aristocratic family who studied Daoism seei…
A peasant revolt starting in 184 c.e. named for the yellow sc…
China's Scholar-Gentry Class
lived luxuriously, benefited from wealth and from power and p…
Wang Mang
a high court official of the Han Dynasty who usurped the empe…
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AP World History- Chapter 1
Sumerian City-States
Sumer
Semitic Migrants
Sumerian Kings
Cities with experienced internal and external pressures that…
A land in the Southern half of Mesopotamia.
Nomadic herders who went to Mesopotamia from the Arabian and…
The individual rulers that establish themselves as Monarchs.
Sumerian City-States
Cities with experienced internal and external pressures that…
Sumer
A land in the Southern half of Mesopotamia.
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AP World History Chapter 2
Shang
Zhou
Qin
Han
The dominant people in the earliest Chinese dynasty for which…
The people and dynasty that took over the dominant position i…
A people and state in the Wei Valley of eastern China that co…
Imperial dynasty that ruled China from 206 B.C.E to 221 C.E.,…
Shang
The dominant people in the earliest Chinese dynasty for which…
Zhou
The people and dynasty that took over the dominant position i…
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AP World History Chapter 7
dhow
Al-Mahdi
Harun al-Rashid
Emissaries
a lateen-rigged sailing vessel used by Arabs
Third of the Abbasid caliphs; attempted but failed to reconci…
Most famous of Abbasid caliphs; renowned for sumptuous and co…
a representative sent on a mission or errand
dhow
a lateen-rigged sailing vessel used by Arabs
Al-Mahdi
Third of the Abbasid caliphs; attempted but failed to reconci…
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AP World History Chapter 16
Reformation
Martin Luther
Ninety-five Theses
German peasant revolts
This was a religious movement began in Germany when Martin Lu…
A German monk criticized the Roman Catholic Church in his Nin…
A set of theses written by Martin Luther that condemned some…
These were widespread uprisings of German peasants who were p…
Reformation
This was a religious movement began in Germany when Martin Lu…
Martin Luther
A German monk criticized the Roman Catholic Church in his Nin…
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AP World History Chapter 10
Middle Ages
gothic
Vikings
Manorialism
The period in western European history between the fall of th…
An architectural style developed during the Middle Ages in we…
Seagoing Scandinavian raiders who disrupted coastal areas of…
System of economic and political relations between landlords…
Middle Ages
The period in western European history between the fall of th…
gothic
An architectural style developed during the Middle Ages in we…
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AP World History Chapter 20
Osei Tutu
Zulu Wars
William Wilberforce
El Mina
Member of Oyoko clan of Akan peoples in Gold Coast region of…
Fought in 1879 between the British Empire and the Zulu Empire…
British statesman and reformer; leader of abolitionist moveme…
The Most important of early Portuguese trading factories in f…
Osei Tutu
Member of Oyoko clan of Akan peoples in Gold Coast region of…
Zulu Wars
Fought in 1879 between the British Empire and the Zulu Empire…
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AP World History Chapter 9
Russian king
Russia centered around
Vladimir chose which religion
Vladimir was baptized in
Vladimir
Kiev
Orthodox Christianity
Cherson
Russian king
Vladimir
Russia centered around
Kiev
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AP World History Chapter 1
Venus figurines
Trance dance
Teosinte
"Stateless societies"
Name is given to Paleolithic figurines that depict the female…
The part time shamans (people believed to be skilled with the…
modern day corns ancestor p.33-34
A society that is governed without any Kings, chiefs bureaucr…
Venus figurines
Name is given to Paleolithic figurines that depict the female…
Trance dance
The part time shamans (people believed to be skilled with the…
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AP World History Chapter 1
Approximately, how long has an essenti…
Define Paleolithic (Old Stone Age)
Describe 3 key features or characteris…
Define homoerectus
2.5 million years ago
Ending in 12,000 BCE; typified by use of crude stone tools an…
Hunting and gathering, simple tools, and growing brain capacity
Upright, tool using humans.
Approximately, how long has an essenti…
2.5 million years ago
Define Paleolithic (Old Stone Age)
Ending in 12,000 BCE; typified by use of crude stone tools an…
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AP World History Chapter 14
The Great Dying
Smallpox
The Columbian Exchange
Potatoes
The explorers and conquistadors from the New World brought di…
One of the diseases that destroyed the Native American popula…
This term has come to represent the mass exchange of peoples,…
New World crops such as the potato spread to the Old World./T…
The Great Dying
The explorers and conquistadors from the New World brought di…
Smallpox
One of the diseases that destroyed the Native American popula…
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AP World History Chapter 11
Indian
Toltecs
Aztecs
Tenochtitlan
Misnomer created by Columbus when referring to indigenous Ame…
Nomadic peoples from beyond the northern frontier of sedentar…
The Mexica; one of the nomadic tribes that penetrated into th…
Founded circa 1325 on a marshy island in Lake Texcoco; became…
Indian
Misnomer created by Columbus when referring to indigenous Ame…
Toltecs
Nomadic peoples from beyond the northern frontier of sedentar…
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copy of AP World History Strayer Chapter 2
Norte Chico
Indus Valley
Central Asian/Oxus Civilization
Olmec Civilization
A region along the coast of Peru that possessed a highly-deve…
3rd millennium BC, Elaborately planned cities, standardized m…
Present day Afgainistan. Large gates and walls. Social hierar…
earliest known American civilization, located in southern Mex…
Norte Chico
A region along the coast of Peru that possessed a highly-deve…
Indus Valley
3rd millennium BC, Elaborately planned cities, standardized m…
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AP World History Chapter 11
Indian
Toltecs
Aztecs
Tenochtitlan
misnomer created by Columbus
nomadic peoples that established capital of Tula; strong mili…
ruled Mexico Valley; overcame Toltecs in 1325, fell in 1521
center of Aztec power; capital; now modern day Mexico City
Indian
misnomer created by Columbus
Toltecs
nomadic peoples that established capital of Tula; strong mili…
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AP World History Unit 2
Caste System
Patriarchy
Matriarchal
Mandate of Heaven
a class structure that is determined by birth. Loosely, it me…
A male dominated society
A female dominated society
an ancient Chinese belief and philosophical idea that tiān (h…
Caste System
a class structure that is determined by birth. Loosely, it me…
Patriarchy
A male dominated society
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AP World History Chapter 15
Portuguese Empire
Trading Post Empire
Ferdinand Magellan
Spanish Empire
This is the term commonly used to describe how the Portuguese…
This is the type of empire established by the Portuguese in t…
Magellan was Portuguese but he sailed on behalf of Spain and…
Unlike the Portuguese who were only interested in controlling…
Portuguese Empire
This is the term commonly used to describe how the Portuguese…
Trading Post Empire
This is the type of empire established by the Portuguese in t…
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AP World History Chapter 1
Homo Sapiens
Paleolithic Age
Homo Erectus
Mesolithic
the species of humanity that emerged as most successful at th…
The Old Stone Age, which lasted from 2.5 million to 8000 B.C.…
extinct species of primitive hominid with upright stature but…
The "middle" Stone Age, between the Paleolithic and the Neoli…
Homo Sapiens
the species of humanity that emerged as most successful at th…
Paleolithic Age
The Old Stone Age, which lasted from 2.5 million to 8000 B.C.…
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AP World History chapter 14 vocabulary
Muhammad Shah II
Khwarazm
Barbarian
Silk Road
Turkic ruler of Muslim Khwarazm kingdom; attempted to resist…
An old Islamic empire that was invaded by the Mongols under C…
(n) : a person in a savage, primitive state; uncivilized pers…
An ancient trade route between China and the Mediterranean Se…
Muhammad Shah II
Turkic ruler of Muslim Khwarazm kingdom; attempted to resist…
Khwarazm
An old Islamic empire that was invaded by the Mongols under C…
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AP World History Unit 1
Sumer
Sumerian City-States
Sargon of Akkad
Hammurabi and the Babylonian Empire
first known civilization which existed in the southern half o…
cities which became states to prevent conflicts and and overs…
The creator of empire in Mesopatamia. ( a city near Kish and…
Leader (1792-1750 B.C.E.) who further organized the governmen…
Sumer
first known civilization which existed in the southern half o…
Sumerian City-States
cities which became states to prevent conflicts and and overs…
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Ap World History Chapter 6
Islam
Bedouins
Shayks
Mecca
-Means "Submission" to One God (Allah)... -Unites the Arabs
-Small groups of nomadic people in Arabia... -Pastoralists... -Tent…
-Leaders of Tribes/Clans... -Rich... -Many Wives... -Large Herds of An…
-Founded By Umayyads... -Part of Quraysh... -Ka'Ba (the Holy Rock i…
Islam
-Means "Submission" to One God (Allah)... -Unites the Arabs
Bedouins
-Small groups of nomadic people in Arabia... -Pastoralists... -Tent…
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Complete AP World History Terms
Mesopotamia
Fertile Crescent
ziggurat
pictograms
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
The Tigris and Euphrates Rivers gave life to the first known…
A temple tower of ancient Mesopotamia, constructed of square…
A pictorial symbol or sign representing an object or concept
Mesopotamia
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
Fertile Crescent
The Tigris and Euphrates Rivers gave life to the first known…
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AP World History Chapter 21
Who founded the Mughal empire?
Which Ottoman sultan completed the lon…
What were Janissaries?
Which masterpiece of Ottoman construct…
Babur "the Tiger"
Mehmed II
professional slave soldiers who became a major political powe…
the Suleymaniye mosque
Who founded the Mughal empire?
Babur "the Tiger"
Which Ottoman sultan completed the lon…
Mehmed II
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AP World History Review 1004
abdicate
allies
armaments
armistice
give up, such as power, as of monarchs and emperors, or dutie…
one side in World War I: Great Britain, France, and Russia, l…
military weapons and equipment
a state of peace agreed to between opponents so they can disc…
abdicate
give up, such as power, as of monarchs and emperors, or dutie…
allies
one side in World War I: Great Britain, France, and Russia, l…
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AP World History Map Quiz
Mecca
Jerusalem
Constantinople
Anatolia
What is "A" referring to?
What is "B" referring to?
What is "C" referring to?
What is "F" referring to?
Mecca
What is "A" referring to?
Jerusalem
What is "B" referring to?
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Period 3 - AP World History
Bedouin
Mecca
Medina
Umayyad
nomadic pastoralists of the Arabian peninsula with a culture…
Arabian commercial center; dominated by the Quraysh; the home…
town northeast of Mecca; asked Muhammad to resolve its interg…
clan of the Quraysh that dominated Mecca; later an Islamic dy…
Bedouin
nomadic pastoralists of the Arabian peninsula with a culture…
Mecca
Arabian commercial center; dominated by the Quraysh; the home…
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AP World History Ways of the World Chapter 1
Venus Figurines
Trance Dance
Shaman
Paleolithic "settling down"
Paleolithic carvings of female form, often with exaggerated b…
In San culture, a nightlong ritual held to activate a human b…
In early societies, a person believed to have the ability to…
The process by which some Paleolithic peoples moved toward pe…
Venus Figurines
Paleolithic carvings of female form, often with exaggerated b…
Trance Dance
In San culture, a nightlong ritual held to activate a human b…
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Ap World History Chapter 7
Abbasid Empire
Harun al Rashid
Women
Slaves
-Coalition with the Mawali... -Capital: Baghdad... -(Center of Lear…
-Extremely powerful and rich... -Abbasid Empire Caliph... -Used Per…
-Increased subjugation of women... -Confined and Secluded... -Could…
-Were prized for their:... -Education... -Beauty... -Entertainment pur…
Abbasid Empire
-Coalition with the Mawali... -Capital: Baghdad... -(Center of Lear…
Harun al Rashid
-Extremely powerful and rich... -Abbasid Empire Caliph... -Used Per…
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Chapter 16 AP World History
Bhakti
Counter-Reformation
Nicholas Copernicus
Council of Trent
Hindu devotional movement that flourished in the early modern…
a movement of the Catholic Church, in reaction to the Reforma…
He believed in a heliocentric, or sun-centered, conception of…
1545-1563 - tried to address the problems that Luther and oth…
Bhakti
Hindu devotional movement that flourished in the early modern…
Counter-Reformation
a movement of the Catholic Church, in reaction to the Reforma…
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AP World History - Questions #3
Paleolithic
Empire
Persepolis
Pax Romana
moved frequently and in regular patterns from plants and anim…
political systems that exercise coercive power
persian empires ancient capital audience hall venue
the roman peace, era of imperial comes creates authority
Paleolithic
moved frequently and in regular patterns from plants and anim…
Empire
political systems that exercise coercive power
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AP World History Chapter 22
What commodities were traded between a…
What two characteristics of the Asian…
What became the key components of the…
Which two northern European powers suc…
-precious stones... -spices... -ivory... -silk and cotton textiles
the absence of both central authority and heavily-armed merch…
ships and naval stations
England and Holland
What commodities were traded between a…
-precious stones... -spices... -ivory... -silk and cotton textiles
What two characteristics of the Asian…
the absence of both central authority and heavily-armed merch…
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AP World History Chapter 10
Clovis
King John
Battle of Tours
Saint Clare of Assisi
King of Franks; conquered Gaul; earned support of Gaul and Ch…
Henry's son; king of England who raised taxes and punished hi…
battle in 732 in which the Christian Franks led by Charles Ma…
influenced by Saint Francis; converted to life of piety and p…
Clovis
King of Franks; conquered Gaul; earned support of Gaul and Ch…
King John
Henry's son; king of England who raised taxes and punished hi…
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AP World History: Ancient World
Agriculture
Agrarian
Bands/ Clans
Barbarian
The deliberate effort to modify a portion of Earth's surface…
pertaining to land or its cultivation; Ex. agrarian reform, a…
extended family groups that generally lived together
without civilizing influences
Agriculture
The deliberate effort to modify a portion of Earth's surface…
Agrarian
pertaining to land or its cultivation; Ex. agrarian reform, a…
59 terms
AP World History Unit 1
Sumer
Sumerian City-States
Sargon of Akkad
Hammurabi and the Babylonian Empire
first known civilization which existed in the southern half o…
cities which became states to prevent conflicts and and overs…
The creator of empire in Mesopatamia. ( a city near Kish and…
Leader (1792-1750 B.C.E.) who further organized the governmen…
Sumer
first known civilization which existed in the southern half o…
Sumerian City-States
cities which became states to prevent conflicts and and overs…
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