Arch ch 10 (final)

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Arch ch 10 (final)
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  1. the flat plain between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers in southern iraq where the world's first civilization developed
    Mesopotamia
  2. a hard, brown-orange earthenware clay of fine quality, often used for architectural decorations, figurines, and so on
    terracotta
  3. one color
    monochrome
  4. ancient mesopotamian round structures that often were attached to a rectangular antechamber or annex, resulting in a keyhole shape
    tholoi
  5. a piece of inscribed stone used by administrators to impress a symbol on wet pieces of clay or bitumen in order to keep track of goods
    seal stamp
  6. a large pyramid in mesopotamia consisting of many stepped levels
    ziggurat
  7. the officially recognized gods of a people
    pantheon
  8. a red or reddish variety of chalcedony used in jewelry
    carnelian
  9. the ancient practice of seeking knowledge by reading cracks on bones
    scapulimancy
  10. a soft stone with a soapy feel that is easy to carve; often referred to as steatite
    soapstone
  11. a hollow clay sphere or envelope used to enclose clay tokens in ancient mesopotamia
    bulla
  12. a writing system of ancient mesopotamia involving a series of wedge-shaped marks to convey a message or text
    cuneiform
  13. the process or act of being enclosed by either environmental boundaries, such as mountains, oceans, and rivers, or social boundaries, such as neighboring groups of people
    circumscription
  14. the term used to describe an effect or process resulting from human activity
    anthropogenic

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