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Can you name the World Civ Midterm?

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

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