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1 GOD CHOSE _____ TO BECOME THE FATHER OF THE NATION OF ISRAEL
ABRAHAM
2 ABRAHAM LIVED IN THE SUMERIAN CITY OF _____ UNTIL GOD TOLD HIM TO START HIS JOURNEY.
UR
3 TYHE PEOPLE OF ____ IRRIGATED THEIR LAND WITH CANALS AND DEVELOPED WRITTEN LANGUAGE
SUMER
4 THE BIBLICAL NAME FOR THE REGION OF SUMER IS ____.
SHINAR
5 THE NAME OF THE ____ RIVER MEANS "ARROW"
TIGRIS
6 THE NAME OF THE _____ RIVER MEANS "THAT MAKES FRUITFUL."
EUPHATES
7 THE NAME _____ MEANS "LAND BETWEEN RIVERS.
MESOPOTAMIA
8 SARGON WAS THE KING OF ____?
SUMER
9 THE GOD OF THE SKY, ______ SUPPOSEDLY RULED ALL THE OTHER SUMERIAN GODS.
ANU
11 KING ____ IS PICTURED AS THE BUILDER OF A ZIGGURT.
UR-NAMMU
12. AN INVASION BY THE ____ THE SUMERIAN EMPIRE TO AN END IN THE 1900S B.C.
AMORITES & ELAMITES
13. KING ____ UNITED ALL OF MESOPOTAMIA UNDER A SINGLE EMPIRE.
HAMMURABI
14. THE CITY OF ____ WAS THE CAPITAL OF THIS EMPIRE.
BABYLONG
15. THE SUN GOD ____ SUPPOSEDLY GAVE HAMMURABI AUTHORITY TO MAKE HIS CODE OF LAWS.
SHAMASH
16. THE CHIEF GOD OF BABYLON WHO BECAMETHE KING OF ALL THE GODS WAS?
MARDUK
17. THE VALLEY OF ____, ALSO CALLED ARMAGEDDON, WILL BE THE LAST BATTLEGROUND OF WORLD HISTORY.
MEGIDDO
18. THE CHIF GOD OF THE CANAANITES WAS ?
BAAL
19 THE STUDY OF HISTORY IS COMPLICATED BY THE ___ OF MANKIND WHICH OCCURRED AFTER THE CONFUSION OF TONGUES AT BABEL
DIFFERENT LANGUAGES
20 THE ____ WAS AN ARCH SHAPED STRETCH OF LAND THAT WAS AN EXCELLENT PALCE FOR GROWING CROPS
FERTICLE CRESCENT
21. THE SUMERIANS WERE THE FIRST PEOPLE KNOWN TO HAVE USED THE ___ A SIMPLE DEVICE WHICH IS NOW USED BY EVERYONE ALMOST EVERY DAY.
WHEEL
22. WEDGE-SHAPED ____ WRITING PROVIDED THE WORLD WITH PERHAPS THE FIRST WRITTEN LANGUAGE.
CUNEIFORM
23. THE LAND OF ___ WAS THE CENTER OF THE ANCIENT WORLD
SUMER
24. AHBRAHAM, ISAAC, AND JACOB ARE CALLED THE ___ THE "FOUNDING FATHERS" OF THE JEWISH NATION.
PATRIARCHS
25. JACOB'S SON ____ WAS SOLD INTO SLAVERY BY HIS BROTHERS.
JOSEPH
26. A NATION OR PEOPLE LVING IN ITS OWN LAND WITH ITS OWN GOVERMENT IS CALLED A ___?
NATION
27. RULES PEOPLE FOLLOW IN LIVING TOGETHER
LAWS
28. MAKING THE LAWS KNOWN
PROMULGATION
29. ALL PEOPLE WHO COMMIT THE SAME CRIME SHOULD BE PUNIHSED IN THE SAME WAY.
EQUALITY
30. THE RULE OF ONE CITY OR PEOPLE OVER OTHER CITIES OR PEOPLES
EMPIRE
31. ONE WHO WORSHIPS MANY GODS
POLYTHEIST
32. ONE WHO WORSHIPS ONLY ONE GOD.
MONTHEIST
33. ONE WHO MAKES MEN INTO GODS
HUMANIST
34. A GROUP OF PEOPLE APPOINTED BY A RULER TO HELP HIM GOVERN
BUREAUCRACY.