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History test 1

Question 1
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Which of the following was not a society of the ancient Near East? Answer
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Assyrian.
Correct Answer:
Indus Valley.

Question 2
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The first anatomically modern homo sapiens
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first appeared in Africa about 150,000 years ago.
Correct Answer:
first appeared in Africa about 150,000 years ago.

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The early Neolithic revolution saw all of the following technical developments except Answer
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the use of metal tools.
Correct Answer:
the systematic use of fire

Question 4
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The ancient city of Catal Huyuk was
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a Neolithic walled community sustained by food surpluses.
Correct Answer:
a Neolithic walled community sustained by food surpluses.

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The Code of Hammurabi
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was a harsh law code that afforded some justice for all social classes. Correct Answer:
was a harsh law code that afforded some justice for all social classes.

Question 6
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Which of the following Egyptian gods was most closely associated with the mummification of the dead? Answer
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Osiris
Correct Answer:
Osiris

Question 7
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Originally the Osiris cult was reserved for
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the wealthy who could afford preservation of the body.
Correct Answer:
the wealthy who could afford preservation of the body.

Question 8
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Amenhotep IV is best known for
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the temporary installation of monotheism in Egyptian culture. Correct Answer:
the temporary installation of monotheism in Egyptian culture.

Question 9
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Growing appreciation of astronomy among European peoples after 4000 B.C. is best seen in Answer
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megalithic observatories.
Correct Answer:
megalithic observatories.

Question 10
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The original Indo-Europeans possibly came from
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the steppe region north of the Black Sea.
Correct Answer:
the steppe region north of the Black Sea.

Question 11
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The Exodus in the Old Testament refers directly to
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the Hebrews' flight from Egypt under the guidance of Moses.
Correct Answer:
the Hebrews' flight from Egypt under the guidance of Moses.

Question 12
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The words of the Hebrew prophets
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all of the above
Correct Answer:
all of the above

Question 13
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All of the following are correct about Byblos except:
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It was an Egyptian commercial center.
Correct Answer:
It was an Egyptian commercial center.

Question 14
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Which of the following statements best describes the Assyrian government? Answer
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the king's power was absolute.
Correct Answer:
the king's power was absolute.

Question 15
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All of the following are true statements concerning the Assyrian military except Answer
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It did not employ cavalry.
Correct Answer:
It did not employ cavalry.

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Assyrian use of terror tactics and atrocities
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especially targeted those who rebelled against Assyrian rule. Correct Answer:
especially targeted those who rebelled against Assyrian rule.

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Assyrian society was well known for its
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