Mesopotamia

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Mesopotamia

MESOPOTAMIA

SPECIALIZED WORKERSSome examples of these types of workers are: scribes, priests, and farmers.

RECORD KEEPING ............................................................................The Sumerians invented the earliest form of writing. They used a writing style called Cuneiform and wrote it on clay tablets. They recorded time and created a lunar calender. They also recorded laws for their society and the production of goods.

Describe the handout on this blackboard...

ADVANCED CITYThey traded knowledge of how to live/ run a city. They also had a surplus of food for long distance trade.

COMPLEX INSTITUTIONSThe citizens of Mesopotamia had leaders to watch and organize them. There were also judges that were with the leaders.

THE TWO RIVERS THAT SURROUNDED MESOPOTAMIA ARE THE EUPHRATES AND TIGRIS.

Mesopotamia In Latin Means"THE LAND BETWEEN THE RIVERS"

IMPROVED/ADVANCED TECHNOLOGY ...........................................................................The wheel, marthematics, medicine, astronomy, and writing were all a part of the Mesopotamians' improved technolgy.

THE LAWS THAT THE SUMERIANS INVENTED WERE KNOWN AS HAMMURABI'S CODE.

THEIR WRITING LED TO A PEICE OF LITERATURE CALLED "THE EPIC OF GILGAMESH"


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