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.

Mesopotamia

Fertile Crescent

The Ubiad

Irrigation

Semetic


Division of Labor/ Job Specialization

City-State

Ziggurat

Ensi/ Priest King

Polytheistic

Cuneiform

Scribe

Gilgamesh/ Epic of



Theocracy

Monarchy


Dynasty

Akkadians

Sargon I

Empire


Centralized Government

Amorites


Babylon

Hanging Gardens

Hammurabi

Code of Hammurabi

Kassites
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 (Just a main idea for this section is fine)


Where to Find Mesopotamia

Sumer (3500-2000)

An explosion of knowledge

Ziggurats

Cuneiform
The Early Dynastic Period

The Akkadian Empire

Renewal in Ur


Babylonia

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 Dynastic 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,

  • Modern Countries of: Iraq, Iran, Kuwait, Israel, Turkey, Egypt, Syria, Saudi Arabia

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


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