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Jeopardy Sumerians Babylonians Hittites Assyrians Chaldeans Q $100 Q $100 Q $100 Q $100 Q $100 Q $200 Q $200 Q $200 Q $200 Q $200 Q $300 Q $300 Q $300 Q $300 Q $300 Q $400 Q $400 Q $400 Q $400 Q $400 Q $500 Q $500 Q $500 Q $500 Q $500 Final Jeopardy

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  1. Jeopardy Sumerians Babylonians Hittites Assyrians Chaldeans Q $100 Q $100 Q $100 Q $100 Q $100 Q $200 Q $200 Q $200 Q $200 Q $200 Q $300 Q $300 Q $300 Q $300 Q $300 Q $400 Q $400 Q $400 Q $400 Q $400 Q $500 Q $500 Q $500 Q $500 Q $500 Final Jeopardy

  2. $100 Question from H1 What is considered their greatest contribution to civilization?

  3. $100 Answer from H1 Writing

  4. $200 Question from H1 The world’s first piece of literature was named after this famous king --

  5. $200 Answer from H1 King Gilgamesh

  6. $300 Question from H1 Name three of their inventions

  7. $300 Answer from H1 Irrigation, plow, sail, wheel

  8. $400 Question from H1 How many gods did the Sumerians have and which was the most famous?

  9. $400 Answer from H1 3,000 and the goddess of beer

  10. $500 Question from H1 What were the temples of the ancient Sumerians called?

  11. $500 Answer from H1 ziggurats

  12. $100 Question from H2 Were the Babylonians monotheistic or polytheistic?

  13. $100 Answer from H2 polytheistic

  14. $200 Question from H2 What was the most important contribution to society by the Babylonians?

  15. $200 Answer from H2 First written code of laws

  16. $300 Question from H2 What was the name of their code of laws?

  17. $300 Answer from H2 Code of Hammurabi

  18. $400 Question from H2 Discuss the Code of Hammurabi (how did it work?)

  19. $400 Answer from H2 It was very severe; it was unfair to lower social classes.

  20. $500 Question from H2 What is the famous saying that comes from this code of laws?

  21. $500 Answer from H2 “An eye for an eye, a tooth for a tooth”

  22. $100 Question from H3 Were the laws of the Hittites more or less severe than the Babylonians?

  23. $100 Answer from H3 They were less severe.

  24. $200 Question from H3 What was an unusual ritual surrounding the death of their parents?

  25. $200 Answer from H3 They would save their parents’ bones and display them on a chair in their home.

  26. $300 Question from H3 Who conquered the Hittites?

  27. $300 Answer from H3 The Assyrians

  28. $400 Question from H3 What inventions did they give to civilization?

  29. $400 Answer from H3 Iron weapons and chariots

  30. $500 Question from H3 Did the queens of the Hittites have more or less power that other civilizations?

  31. $500 Answer from H3 The queens had more power.

  32. $100 Question from H4 Were the Assyrians a peaceful civilization or a warlike civilization?

  33. $100 Answer from H4 Warlike

  34. $200 Question from H4 Discuss the Assyrians’ treatment of their foe.

  35. $200 Answer from H4 They were ruthless, committing acts of violence and torture, terrorizing the people they captured.

  36. $300 Question from H4 Name two advancements they brought to warfare.

  37. $300 Answer from H4 Siege towers, battering rams, fighting on horseback

  38. $400 Question from H4 Academically, what did the Assyrians bring to society?

  39. $400 Answer from H4 the first library of 20,000 clay tablets

  40. $500 Question from H4 What did the Assyrians bring to their justice system?

  41. $500 Answer from H4 a court system

  42. $100 Question from H5 The Chaldeans built one of the Ancient Wonders of the world, what was it?

  43. $100 Answer from H5 Hanging Gardens of Babylon

  44. $200 Question from H5 What was the name of the famous king who had the ancient wonder built?

  45. $200 Answer from H5 King Nebuchadnezzar

  46. $300 Question from H5 What was the name of their famous temple? (it is referenced in the Bible)

  47. $300 Answer from H5 Tower of Babel

  48. $400 Question from H5 What was the invention, the Chaldeans came up with that was used extensively during the Middle Ages?

  49. $400 Answer from H5 A castle with a moat

  50. $500 Question from H5 Who was their famous god?

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