Unit 2: River Civilizations Part 1 Sumer Study Guide



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Unit 2: River Civilizations

Part 1 - Sumer

Study

Guide

Use this guide with the “Chapter 2, Sumer” reading.

Read Packets over first to get a general idea of the information

Go back and reread to fill out the Who and What

Go back and reread to fill out the TMD in the How and Why section

Follow instructions for the map and timeline for the When and Where section.

Study and review in class and at home to prepare for unit test.



Who and What

You will be expected to know what the following terms are in your final unit test. Identify what each word is and why it is significant. Feel free to use a separate sheet of paper or note cards if you need.
Where to find Mesopotamia

Mesopotamia


Fertile Crescent
Sumer

The Ubiad

Irrigation

Levee


Semite/ Semitic Language

An Explosion of Knowledge

Division of Labor/ Job Specialization

City-State

Religion and Government

Ziggurat


Ensi/ Priest King

Polytheistic

Theocracy

Cuneiform

Cuneiform

Scribe

Gilgamesh/ Epic of



Theocracy

The Early Dynastic Period

Monarchy


Dynasty

The Akkadian Empire

Akkadians

Sargon I

Empire


The Second Sumer Period

Centralized Government


Babylon and the Amorite Empire

Amorites
Babylon



Hammurabi’s Reign

Hammurabi


Code of Hammurabi

Mathematics, Science and Religion

Astrology

Horoscope

Zodiac
Words we will go over in Class:

Retribution

Restitution

Reform

Codify


Civil Law

Criminal Law

How and Why

OK, so you are getting the idea now. You will want to create your own Topic and Main Idea and Detail outline for the following reading sections. You can do it on this page or a separate piece of paper.
Mesopotamia


Where to Find Mesopotamia

Sumer (3500-2000)

An explosion of knowledge

Religion and Government


Cuneiform
The Early Dynastic Period

The Akkadian Empire

The Second Sumerian Period

Babylon and the Amorite Empire

Hammurabi’s Reign


Mathematics, Science and Religion

A Series of Invasions
When

6000bc 5000bc 4000bc 3000bc 2000bc 1000bc 0bc

Be able to locate the following events on the timeline above:


  • The Ubaid settle in the Mesopotamian river valleys

  • Sumerians develop first cities and inventions

  • Early Sumerian Dynastic Period

  • Akkadian Empire

  • 2nd Sumerian Period

  • Amorites invade and rule Mesopotamia

  • Rule of Hammurabi

  • Kassites and Hittites destroy Amorite Empire.

Where

Use the internet or old textbooks in class to locate the following areas



  • Fertile Crescent, Mesopotamia, Sumeria, Akkadia, Akkadian Empire, Amorite Empire, Egyptian Kingdom,

  • City of Babyon, City of Ur, City of Uruk,

  • Tigris River, Euphrates River, Nile River, Red Sea, Mediterranean Sea, Persian Gulf, Indian Ocean



Use this map to locate and identify:

The Akkadian Empire

The Amorite Empire

The Egyptian Empire


Use this map to

identify these

modern countries

of the Middle East:

Iraq,


Iran,

Kuwait,


Israel,

Turkey,


Egypt,

Syria,


Saudi Arabia,

Afghanistan,



Pakistan

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