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Name three innovations that changed the lives of the people in the Fertile Crescent:
wheel, coined money, phoenician alphabet
Which of the following religions revere the Ten Commandments?
Judiasm
Christianity
both Judiasm and Christianity
Abraham's two sons were named Isaac and Ishmael.
True
The___________ invented a system of writing that used symbols that represented sounds.
Phoenicians
Sagon built and ruled the first great_____________ in Mesopotamia.
empire
Canals helped Suerian farmers get water from the rivers to their_______________.
fields
Isaac's descendants are known today as the Asians.
False
A major change in religions in the Fertile Crescent was brought by the beliefs of the:
Israelites
Abraham was the first person in the Fertile Crescent to believe in only one____________.
God
The first collection of laws was written by_____________.
Hammurabi
Isaac's descendants are known today as the Arabs.
False
Abram's hometown in Sumer was called________________
Ur
The temples that Sumerian people built were called
ziggurats
The region of Mesotamia is located between which two rivers?
Tigris and Euphrates
Coined money was first invented by a group of people called the ________________.
Lydians
____________received the Ten Commandments.
Moses
Abraham was known as the "father of many nations."
True