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One of the earliest known literary works. Poem found in Iraq. 27th Century BCE
Great hall in Mycenean palaces used for worship
Temple that housed the Ark of the Covenant
Ancient Indus Valley civilization that was around during the time of Mesopotamia (7)7
Society that made giant palaces and had great works of art, laws, and written records
Transition from hunting and gathering to agricultural and settlements. (New Stone Age)
First known architect, chancellor of the king of Egypt, doctor, and more
One of the first literary pieces written praising the River that supported their lives
Minoan palace on the island of Crete (4)4
religion with multiple gods
Site in Greece that was one of the largest Greek centers for the Mycenean civilization (5)5
City located at the Base of Mesopotamia (6)6
monuments on top of mountains that have temples at the top
Island that experienced giant volcanic eruption (3)3
King of Hebrews who united the state, defeated the philistines, and established Jerusalem as the capital
First practice of growing different crops and having a healthier diet
The first known written law systems. Written in Babylon by the sixth emperor of Babylonia. 1790 BCE
Script used in Mycenean Greece, translated and produced the first greek alphabet
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Fifth pharroh of the 18th Egyptian dynasty. Known as the best female pharroh in Egyptian history
River basin at the begining of Mesopotamia (6)6
A system that brings all of the food and agriculture to one central location then distributes it to everyone
Burial site that is characterized by its dome shape, formed by succesively larger rings
Cave in France where some of the first cave paintings in history were drawn (1)1
King who weakened the kingdoms, at his death the monarchy split and created Israel in the north, and Judah in the south
Raiders that sailed the Mediterranean Sea, trying to take out cultures including the Minoan and Mycenean cultures
Site of the Great Pyramids of Giza, west of Cairo in Egypt (9)9
Regarded as the most succesful and powerful pharroh of all time
Deep narrow shaft sunk into natural rock, then placed bodies in the bottom
Described in Genesis in the bible, had 3 descendants: Isaac, Jacob, and Joseph
Considered the first official king of Egypt. Pharroh of Egypt in 32nd BCE predynastic period
The first pharroh to suggest that there was only one god, which changed the traditional polytheistic ways
Civilization that had housing in a enclosed community (2)2
The second book of the Torah, describing Moses leading the jews out of Egypt
Writing that was never decipehered, written by Minoans
One of the oldest continuously inhabited sites, located in Israel (8)8

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