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Originally the Osiris Cult was reserved for
The early values of Christianity, as exemplified in Jesus' 'Sermon on the Mount',
What was the significance of Scipio Africanus in the 2nd Punic War?
What were the chief characteristics of the Greek Dark Age?
The Jews in the Hellenistic Era
The 'terrible third century' was made terrible by all of the following EXCEPT
The only region to escape Cyrus the Great's invasion was
The greatest international sea traders of the ancient Near East were the
The cave in southern France, discovered in 1994 and that contains 300 paintings of animals, is known as the ____ cave
The sun god, who became a helper of Ahuramazda and later, in Roman times, the source of another religion was
In the Hellenistic Era, medicine
Mesopotamian religion was
Tyranny in the Greek Polis arose as
The weakening of the Persian Empire was largely attributed to
Which of the following statements concerning Zoroastrianism is false?
Assyrian society was well known for its
The economy of ancient Egypt relied most heavily on
The Exodus in the Old Testament refers to
Julius Caesar
Among the upper classes of the Early Empire
Which of the following statements in INCORRECT?
Many scholars today
The 'equites'
The emperor who said, 'Live in harmony, make the soldiers rich, and don't give a damn for anything else' was
Imperial Rome's gladiatorial shows
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The civilization of Minoan Crete
The period immediately following the collapse of the Mycenaen Civilization is referred to as the
Which of the following statements does NOT apply to pre-Christian Roman religion?
Alexander invaded the Persian Empire
Nebuchadnezzar 2nd accomplished all of the following EXCEPT
The principal economic basis of Assyrian society was
The Sumerians
Alexander the Great's conquests in Asia occurred despite
Among the dangerous military innovations of Marius threatening the Republic, one finds he
'The Epic of Gigamesh' teaches that
Which of the following statements concerning the Persian kings is false?
Which of the following is Not true of Egyptian social life?
Which of the following is true of Greece from the 8th Century B.C.
Romans such as Sallust attributed the change of values in the Republic over time to
During the period of Greek history from 750-500 B.C.
The Persian king who undertook an invasion of the Greek mainland in the early 5th century was
The Sumerian kings derived their authority from
All of the following are correct about Byblos EXCEPT
The ancient city of Catal Huyuk was
Which of the following is Not true of Egyptian art?
Cambyses' greatest achievement as king of the Persian Empire was
By crossing the Rubicon, Caesar showed that he
The central, sacred text of Zoroastrianism is the
The basic unit of early mesopotamian civilization was the
Which of the following statements about warfare in ancient Greece is INCORRECT?

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