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Stable Food Supply
• How did Sumerians know
they had a stable food
supply?
• Name two inventions that
helped with farming
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Chapter 1 section 2: What is a Civillization notes

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Chapter 1 section 2: What is a Civillization notes

  1. 1. Stable Food Supply • How did Sumerians know they had a stable food supply? • Name two inventions that helped with farming Social Structure • Describe the three levels of social structure • Explain what types of houses they lived in Government • What were some of the king’s responsibilities? Religion • In what ways did Sumerians express religious beliefs? The Arts • What types of objects did artisans make for Sumerians? Technology • What were two technology/science/math advances of the Sumerians? Describe their importance Writing • Describe Sumerian writing and why scribes were important.     Chapter 1 Section 2: Ancient Sumer Why do historians classify ancient Sumer as a civilization? In this section, we learned about the characteristics of a Sumerian society that made it a civilization  

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