JEOPARDY – River Valleys – Round 2. Geography 200. The Nile River empties into this body of water. What is the Mediterranean Sea?. Geography 400. These mountains are located in northeastern India and southwestern China. What are the Himalayas?. Geography 600.
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The Nile River empties into this body of water.
What is the Mediterranean Sea?
These mountains are located in northeastern India and southwestern China.
What are the Himalayas?
When rivers flooded, they left this behind.
What is silt?
The Tigris and Euphrates Rivers empty into this body of water.
What is the Persian Gulf?
This group of people originated in Asia Minor and attacked Egypt.
Who are the Hyksos?
The Egyptians wrote on this type of material.
What is papyrus?
Mesopotamians used this wedge-shaped writing.
What is cuneiform?
Egyptians are known for this type of writing.
What are hieroglyphics?
These symbols represent words or phrases.
What are pictograms?
The Chinese began to develop this type of writing.
What is Calligraphy?
This is the belief in many gods.
What is polytheism?
He was the sun god in Egypt.
Who is Ra?
This group, made of priests and their families, was at the top of Aryan society.
Who are the Brahmins?
This is the type of government where the ruler is considered to be a god.
What is a theocracy?
The Indus religion later influenced this religion.
What is Hinduism?
This temple was the center of religion and government in Mesopotamia.
What is a ziggurat?
He united Upper and Lower Egypt.
Who is Menes?
He created the first empire in history.
Who is Sargon?
She was a powerful pharaoh who was likely killed by her son.
Who is Hatsepshut?
This practice came from the belief that gods would not listen to mere mortals on earth.
What is “ancestor worship”?
The carving below shows a scene from this piece of Mesopotamian literature.
The Epic of Gilgamesh?