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

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