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Social Studies for 8th E.G.B. | Teacher: Mauricio Torres
 We have very short time to do this practice so try  to do your best in the least amount of time. Write the answers and ...
   1.- What is the difference between cuneiform    and an alphabet?     One represents sounds and the other represents  ...
   2.- Why did Phoenicians have to learn how to    sail?     Because they wanted to go around the African      continent...
   3.- Polytheism is:     The belief in many gods.     The belief in life after death.     The belief that everything ...
   4.- The science of building is::     Geometry.     Ironworking.     Scribing.     Architecture
   5.- Which of the following created the first    Empire:     Hammurabi.     Nebuchadnezzar.     Gilgamesh.     Sargon
   6.- Which of the following is not a Sumerian    deity:     Pazuzu.     Enlil.     Gilgamesh.     Inanna
   1.- Why was Ur an advanced city?
   2.- What do you consider to be the greatest    strength of the Hittites and their greatest    weakness?
   1.- List the military advances developed by    the Assyrians and Hittites
   Use this time to check your answers.   Correct them if needed   Don´t cheat on yourself, this is a practice of    yo...
   1.- What is the difference between cuneiform    and an alphabet?     One represents sounds and the other represents  ...
   2.- Why did Phoenicians have to learn how to    sail?     Because they wanted to go around the African      continent...
   3.- Polytheism is:     The belief in many gods.     The belief in life after death.     The belief that everything ...
   4.- The science of building is::     Geometry.     Ironworking.     Scribing.     Architecture
   5.- Which of the following created the first    Empire:     Hammurabi.     Nebuchadnezzar.     Gilgamesh.     Sargon
   6.- Which of the following is not a Sumerian    deity:     Pazuzu.     Enlil.     Gilgamesh.     Inanna
   1.- Why was Ur an advanced city?     Because it had massive walls, elaborate     buildings, system of canals, harbors...
   2.- What do you consider to be the greatest    strength of the Hittites and their greatest    weakness?     Their gre...
   3.- Why would a ruler like Hammurabi post    the laws he wrote in a public place?     This way everyone could know wh...
   1.- List the military advances developed by    the Assyrians and Hittites     Battle chariots     Iron weapons     ...
   Check your notes from class.   Visit the website:    ssclasstorremar.wordpress.com   Review some information from yo...
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  1. 1. Social Studies for 8th E.G.B. | Teacher: Mauricio Torres
  2. 2.  We have very short time to do this practice so try to do your best in the least amount of time. Write the answers and questions on a sheet of paper or on your notebook. Think your answers well, be cool and remember what you have learned in class. Use your own words. Pay attention: follow instructions carefully. Don’t shout out the answers! Concentrate on your test, be quiet and… GOOD LUCK!
  3. 3.  1.- What is the difference between cuneiform and an alphabet?  One represents sounds and the other represents syllables  One is used for trading and the other for everyday life.
  4. 4.  2.- Why did Phoenicians have to learn how to sail?  Because they wanted to go around the African continent.  Because the geography of their homeland left them no other choice.  Because they didn´t like to walk.
  5. 5.  3.- Polytheism is:  The belief in many gods.  The belief in life after death.  The belief that everything in nature has a spirit.
  6. 6.  4.- The science of building is::  Geometry.  Ironworking.  Scribing.  Architecture
  7. 7.  5.- Which of the following created the first Empire:  Hammurabi.  Nebuchadnezzar.  Gilgamesh.  Sargon
  8. 8.  6.- Which of the following is not a Sumerian deity:  Pazuzu.  Enlil.  Gilgamesh.  Inanna
  9. 9.  1.- Why was Ur an advanced city?
  10. 10.  2.- What do you consider to be the greatest strength of the Hittites and their greatest weakness?
  11. 11.  1.- List the military advances developed by the Assyrians and Hittites
  12. 12.  Use this time to check your answers. Correct them if needed Don´t cheat on yourself, this is a practice of your skills and capabilities. Learn from your mistakes and… ADAPT!
  13. 13.  1.- What is the difference between cuneiform and an alphabet?  One represents sounds and the other represents syllables.  One is used for trading and the other for everyday life.
  14. 14.  2.- Why did Phoenicians have to learn how to sail?  Because they wanted to go around the African continent.  Because the geography of their homeland left them no other choice.  Because they didn´t like to walk.
  15. 15.  3.- Polytheism is:  The belief in many gods.  The belief in life after death.  The belief that everything in nature has a spirit.
  16. 16.  4.- The science of building is::  Geometry.  Ironworking.  Scribing.  Architecture
  17. 17.  5.- Which of the following created the first Empire:  Hammurabi.  Nebuchadnezzar.  Gilgamesh.  Sargon
  18. 18.  6.- Which of the following is not a Sumerian deity:  Pazuzu.  Enlil.  Gilgamesh.  Inanna
  19. 19.  1.- Why was Ur an advanced city?  Because it had massive walls, elaborate buildings, system of canals, harbors and thousands of inhabitants.
  20. 20.  2.- What do you consider to be the greatest strength of the Hittites and their greatest weakness?  Their greatest strength was their fierce army and their greatest weakness was their internal conflicts, which led to the murder of their king and their collapse.
  21. 21.  3.- Why would a ruler like Hammurabi post the laws he wrote in a public place?  This way everyone could know what was against the law. Also, laws that are writen down cannot change as easily as those that are passed down orally.
  22. 22.  1.- List the military advances developed by the Assyrians and Hittites  Battle chariots  Iron weapons  Military organization
  23. 23.  Check your notes from class. Visit the website: ssclasstorremar.wordpress.com Review some information from your book. Use this practice as a guideline. And study…
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