Ancient History questions?

by admin on April 27, 2012

Question by britt: Ancient History questions?
Which of the following was NOT a site of the earliest river valley civilizations?

Huang He River Valley

Nile River Valley

Danube River Valley

Tigris and Euphrates River Valley

Question 5 (Multiple Choice Worth 3 points)

Which of the following would NOT be representative of the types of laws found in Hammurabi’s Code?

If a man has put out the eye of another man, they shall put out his eye

If a builder builds a house for a man and does not make his construction sound, and the house which he has built collapses and causes the death of the owner of the house, the builder shall be put to death

If he destroys the eye of a man’s slave or breaks a bone of a man’s slave, he shall pay one-half of his price

If a man causes the death of another by accident, with no malice intended, then he shall be found not guilty and no punishment levied

Question 6 (Multiple Choice Worth 3 points)

In what ancient river valley would the stone monument with Hammurabi’s Law inscribed be found?

Hwang Ho and Yangtze River Valleys

Tigris and Euphrates River Valleys

Nile River Valley

Indus River Valley

Question 7 (Multiple Choice Worth 3 points)

In what Empire did Christianity begin?

Gupta Empire

Han Dynasty

Ancient Greece

Roman Empire

Question 8 (Multiple Choice Worth 3 points)

The Olympics were a sporting event as well as a way for Greeks to keep fit for war. What was another purpose of the games?

To bring peace and unity to the Greek city-states

A religious festival dedicated to the gods

A place for men and women to come together for celebrations and entertainment

All of the above

Question 9 (Multiple Choice Worth 3 points)

What is the Arabic word for “God”?

Allah

Muhammad

Jehovah

Buddha

Best answer:

Answer by Brian W
Which of the following was NOT a site of the earliest river valley civilizations?
Danube River Valley

Which of the following would NOT be representative of the types of laws found in Hammurabi’s Code?

If a man causes the death of another by accident, with no malice intended, then he shall be found not guilty and no punishment levied

In what ancient river valley would the stone monument with Hammurabi’s Law inscribed be found?

Tigris and Euphrates River Valleys

In what Empire did Christianity begin?
Roman Empire

The Olympics were a sporting event as well as a way for Greeks to keep fit for war. What was another purpose of the games?

A religious festival dedicated to the gods

What is the Arabic word for “God”?

Allah

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