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edubba

tablet house

ideogram

symbols for actions and ideas

ziggurat

temple-tower in Sumeria

What was ancient Sumer's most important industry in terms of commercial activity?

textiles

Who developed the world's most ancient law code?

Ur-Nammu

Name the two rivers that flow through the Fertile Crescent

Tigris and Euphrates

What is the world's oldest work of literature outside of the Bible?

Epic of Gilgamesh

What is Sumerian writting called?

cuneiform

education

transmitting heritage

culture

way of life of a people