Ancient World History Jeopardy

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A professional writer…
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What is a SCRIBE?
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The land between 2 rivers…
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What is MESOPOTAMIA?
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A city that has a separate,
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What is a CITY-STATE?
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A belief in many gods…
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What is POLYTHEISM?
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Sumerian stories about gods that
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What are MYTHS?
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An area of many territories and
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What is an EMPIRE?
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A group of travelers who lived during
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What is a CARAVAN?
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Our greatest contributions came through
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Who are the ASSYRIANS?
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I became the new king of Babylon…
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Who is NEBUCHADNEZZAR?
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The religion of Zoroastrianism was
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Who are the PERSIANS?
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“An eye for an eye” refers to…
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What is HAMMURABI’S CODE?
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This scribes of this group of people
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Who are the SUMERIANS?
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The Sumerians form of writing…
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What is CUNEIFORM?
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I ruled Babylonia from 1792 to 1750
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Who is HAMMURABI?
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Who are the PHOENICIANS?
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A binding agreement…
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A set of rules that people lived by
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A highly respected religious
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What is JUDAISM?
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The Sumerians created a temple
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