Mesopotamian History and Religion Study Guide
Mesopotamian History and Religion Study Guide HI355
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This 6 page Study Guide was uploaded by Blythe Smith on Friday October 14, 2016. The Study Guide belongs to HI355 at Baker University taught by Dr. Nicholaus Pumphrey in Fall 2016. Since its upload, it has received 4 views. For similar materials see Mesopotamian History and Culture in History, Culture, and Society at Baker University.
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Mesopotamian History and Religion Study Guide/quiz Answers provided in quizlet link on page 2 1. Multi lingual inscription and critical for translation and decryption of cuneiform. 2. Mythical or actual rule of Akkadia. Supposedly 2/3 god and goes on an adventure to find a way to live for ever. 3. first translator of cuneiform. danced naked with the tablets 4. goddess of beer 5. The first ruler of the semetic speaking empire of Akkad. He is known for is conquering. 5 Matching questions 1. Amorites 2. Gutians 3. UrNammu 4. Akkadian 5. Shulgi A. Not known where they come from but a common theory is they are from the zagros mountains. They are known for destroying empires. B. Founded the 3rd summerian dynasty. Created the law code of UrNammu C. second king in Ur III and considered the greatest king of the time perido D. It is a semetic language spoken in mesopotamia. It uses cuneiform much like summerian E. People who lives west of the euphrates river. Not much is known QUIZLET LINK : https://quizlet.com/_2n8m0p 5 Multiple choice questions 1. Law code created by hammurabi. Speculation that his son created it due to there being laws of weights and measures with in the code. Elamites UrNammu Code of Hammurabi Hammurabi 2. A short lived political state. It is often referred to as a sumerian renaissance or the neosummerian time period. Shulgi Gutians Mari Ur III 3. god of the sun, law, and exorcisms Shamash Mari Gilgamesh Sargon 4. god of the undead and land of the dead Elamites Ereshkigal Shulgi Shibtu 5. An assyrain ruler that conquered most of anatolia and mesopotamia Hammurabi Shamash ShamshiAdad Sumerian 5 True/False questions 1. She is seen as the god of sex, war, fertility, love and power. Inanna is her summerian name and after the fact she is called Ishtar. There is much contemplation as to if Inanna and Ishtar are different godesses all together. → Naramsin True False 2. The sixth king of the old babylonian empire. Is known for the Code of Hammurabi. Not much is known from babylonian texts → Hammurabi True False 3. The kassites took over the babylonian empire after the old babylonian empire fell. Their ruling period is known as Middle Babylon. → Amorites True False 4. ancient semetic city in assyria. Center of trade at one point in time. → Mari True False 5. Queen of Mari, wife of Zimri Lim → Shibtu 1. Akkadian 2. Amorites 3. Behistun Inscription 4. Code of Hammurabi 5. Elamites 6. Enheduanna 7. Ershkigal 8. George Smith 9. Gilgamesh 10.Gutians 11.Hammurabi 12.Henry Rawlinson 13.Inanna/Ishtar 14.Kassites 15.Mari 16.Naramsim 17.Ninkasi 18.Sargon 19.ShamahiAdad 20.Shamash 21.Shibtu 22.Shulgi 23.Sumerian 24.Ur III 25.Urnammu 26.Ziggurat and temples 27.Zimri Lim
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