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  1. Jeopardy Choose a category. You will be given the answer. You must give the correct question. Click to begin.

  2. Choose a point value. Choose a point value. Click here for Final Jeopardy

  3. Category A Category B Category C Category D Category E 10 Point 10 Point 10 Point 10 Point 10 Point 20 Points 20 Points 20 Points 20 Points 20 Points 30 Points 30 Points 30 Points 30 Points 30 Points 40 Points 40 Points 40 Points 40 Points 40 Points 50 Points 50 Points 50 Points 50 Points 50 Points

  4. These picture symbols were used for written communication.

  5. Pictographs

  6. They served as a link between Sumerians and the Gods.

  7. Priests

  8. Phoenicia was well know for this resource.

  9. Cedar Wood

  10. Why were the ziggurats tall?

  11. To honor the gods.

  12. How did Sumerians “sign” a document?

  13. By rolling their personal cylinder seal over it.

  14. This is a wheeled, horse-drawn battle cart.

  15. Chariot

  16. Hittites and Assyrians used these 2 technologies in battle.

  17. Iron weapons and chariots.

  18. City-states in Sumer fought each other to gain what?

  19. More farmland

  20. This group charted the position of the stars.

  21. Chaldeans

  22. After the fall of Ur, this major power ruled Mesopotamia.

  23. Babylon

  24. This form of writing used wedge-shaped symbols.

  25. Cuneiform

  26. This person built Babylon, and then he rebuilt Babylon.

  27. Hammurabi and Nebuchadnezzar

  28. This was the basic political unit of Sumer.

  29. The City-State

  30. This is a division of society by rank or class.

  31. Social Hierarchy

  32. Most of Phoenicia is located in this present-day country.

  33. Lebanon

  34. The world’s first empire was established by whom?

  35. Sargon

  36. These 2 land features gave Mesopotamia its name.

  37. Tigris and Euphrates

  38. This substance made the land fertile for farming.

  39. Silt

  40. This is the worship of many gods.

  41. Polytheism

  42. This is land with different territories and people under a single rule.

  43. Empire

  44. This Phoenician development made writing easier.

  45. The Alphabet

  46. These long poems tell the story of a hero.

  47. Epics

  48. What were the jobs of the canals?

  49. To control the rivers flow.

  50. This system was a way of supplying water to an area of land.