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The earliest people of Mesopotamia were the Sumerians
The Sumerians were present at least as early as 5000 BCE. By 2000 BCE.
Early Egyptian civilization was less rural than Mesopotamia
It did have cities, but since they have not been excavated, present day people know little about urban life in Egypt.
Harappa and Mohenjo-daro are the two largest and best-known sites of settlement of the Indus Valley People
They are the two largest excavated sites.
The Archaic period began with the end of the Dark Ages, in which the Phoenicians played an important role
The Phoenicians helped by importing goods and providing trade with Greece.
The Persian Empire was built up by these three kings, Xerxes, Cambyses,and Darius III
The Persian Empire was built up by: Cyrus, Cambyses,and Darius I.
The Spartans took over and enslaved the Messenians in order to ensure a good supply of food
Spartans then feared the rebellion of the Messenians so they trained all males into the army.
Greek cities of Anatolia, Eritrea and Sparta, revolted for 6 years against Persia. This led to the Persian Wars: four Persian attacks on Greece
Greek cities of Anatolia, aided by Eritrea and Athens, revolted for 5 years against Persia. This led to the Persian Wars: two Persian attacks on Greece.
The two most influential philosophers of the Archaic period were Plato and his disciple Socrates
The two most influential philosophers of the Classical period were Socrates and his disciple Plato.
All free adults participated in Athenian democracy. Children, slaves, and foreigners did not have the rights of citizens
Only free adult MALES participated in Athenian democracy. Women, children, slaves, and foreigners did not have the rights of citizens.
The Emperor of Han China was seen as the Son of Heaven, the link between heaven and the human world
The Emperor was supreme in the law and society.
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