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What time was the power of Sumer started to fade?
Around the time of 2400 B.C.
Who was a ruler from an area in northern Mesopotamain know as Akkad?
Sargon I
When did they make the first empire?
2300 B.C.
What was the first lanuage the people used?
Akkadian
When did the new group of Amorites enter the Tigris-Euphrates.
1800 B.C.
How long did Sargon I rule?
50 year ( Shortly after his death the empire fell.)
Who was a great conqueror.
Hammurabi.
They were the new rules of the new empire.
Sumer and Akkad
Who extened their land when ruler.
Hammurabi ( Extened to Mediterranean Sea.)
What is the land in betweeen the Tigris River and the Euphrates.
Mesopotamia
Who gets puished when they are not honest?
Juges and Witnesses.
(Finish this sentence.)
Punishments ranged from..
..Fines to Death.
People were believed to be innnocent..
..Unit proven guilty.
How many uears did Hammurabi ruled?
Over 40 years.
Which citie was mst important and why?
Babylonian and for trading.
What did the babyilonianest pay to get the goods?
Gold and Silver.
What does reign mean?
Period of power.
What does empire mean?
Group of states under one ruler.
What does culture mean?
The way of life.
What does reform mean?
Improvment.
Who wanted to make sure the code was fair.
Hammurabi.
What is known as the Golden Age?
Reign
When Hammurabi died what happen to Babylon?
They divied into small-cities.
They invented clothes and costomes.
Sumer.
They made the law.
Sumerians.
Sumerians invented the..
..Wheel.
Sumerians also invented the...
..Plow and the Sailboat.
They deveolped the...
..Calender.
They learned how to..
..Use numbers.
Sumerians made a clock by using..
..Drops of water.