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Which group of people left an alphabet as an important contribution of the world?
the Phoenicians
Abraham's descendants are the people known as the _____.
Hebrews
Which group of people first minted coins?
the Lydians
What is the process of making coins called?
minting
Name of the small country which made the first coins.
Lydia
What are Arabs who wander from place to place with their herds called?
Bedouins
Who were one of the first groups of people to build an empire?
the Hittites
Which group of people was so wicked they had no accomplishments or great feats left to the world?
the Canaanites
Be able to find Mt. Sinai, Jerusalem, the Red Sea, Mesopotamia, the Tigris & Euphrates Rivers.
Study the map on page 24.
Who was the last king of Lydia, famous for his great wealth?
Croesus