ancient history finals review

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  1. ___ are hominids from Africa dating back ___ years:
    • australopithuecus
    • 6 million years
  2. ___ are human ancestors that first walked upright dating back ___ years:
    • homo erectus
    • 3 million years
  3. ___ are known as "man of tools" dating back ___ years:
    • homo havilis
    • 3 million years
  4. ___  is a period marked by hunter and gather "nomadic" society, dating back ___ years:
    • paleolithic age
    • 1.3 million years
  5. Cave paintings representing ___:
    the hunt
  6. Jared Diamond theorized societies would advance into civilizations only because of ___:
    east\west geographic axis
  7. ___were the only mesopotamian tribe to embrace monotheism:
    Hebrews
  8. ___ is marked by the agricultural revolution, developed into a farming society dating back ___ years:
    • neolithic age
    • 13,000 years
  9. ___ is a male run society that takes over with the invention of ___:
    • patriarchal
    • farming
  10. 'Civilization' required.....(5 things)
    • writing
    • cities
    • complex institutions (govt, religion, education, economics)
    • advanced technology
    • specialized labor
  11. ___ was the first known complex society or civilization found in ___:
    • Sumer
    • Southern Mesopotamia
  12. ___ are languages first used throughout the fertile crescent...examples include ___, ___, ___ and ___:
    • Semitic languages
    • armaic
    • arabic
    • akkadian
    • hebrew
  13. ___ was a babylonian king who created the first set of written laws based on an "eye for an eye."
    Hammurabi
  14. ___ are indo european people who invaded annatolia and smelted and created ___:
    • Hittites
    • iron
  15. Cyrus was...
    .. the first Persian Emperor who established his rule based on tolerance, liberated the Jews from Babylon.
  16. ___ were a military society that developed many warring techniques and were the first to use ___ in battle:
    • Assyrians
    • iron
  17. Hebrews were the only mesopotamian tribe to embrace ___:
    monotheism
  18. ___ are the first five books of the "___" (the Hebrew bible):
    • Torah
    • Tanakh
  19. ___ is an agreement between God and man, follow God's commands and he will protect ___ people:
    • covenant
    • abraham's
  20. ___ were the only mesoptamian tribe to embrace monotheism:
    Hebrews
  21. ___ is the patriarch of the chosen people, father of three religions ___, ___, ___:
    • Abraham
    • islam
    • christianity
    • judiasm
  22. The jews believed that ___ was considered the "only son" to be sacrificed, the Muslims said ___the "first son" was sacrificed, the act represents the first ___:
    • Isaac
    • Ishmael
    • coventant with God
  23. Joseph:
    was sold into slavery and taken to Egypt, reconciles with his brothers and brings all the Hebrews into Egypt:
  24. Moses
    frees the Hebrews from Egypt and leads them back to Cannan, given the ten commandents which is the 2nd covenant with God:
  25. ___ frees the Hebrews from Egypt and leads them back to Cannan, given the ten commandments which is the ___ covenant with God:
    • Moses
    • 2nd
  26. 2nd covenant (who, what)
    • moses
    • 10 commandments
  27. ___ are an indo-european tribe called the ___ who invade Mesopotamia, Anatolia, Egypt and the region known as Iran today
    • Persians
    • Medes
  28. Persians are an indo-european tribe called the Medes who invade ___, ___, ___and the region known as ___today
    • mesopotamia
    • anatolia
    • egypt 
    • iran
  29. ___was the first Persian Emperor who established his rule based on tolerance, liberated the Jews from Babylon.
    Cyrus

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