Question 1 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points Which empire conquered and brought an end to the Chaldean Empire? A. Assyrians B. Persians C. Hittites D. Egyptians Question 2 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points Which people allowed the Hebrews to return to Jerusalem and rebuild their temple following their Babylonian exile? A. Assyrians
B. Chaldeans C. Persians D. Egyptians Question 3 of 20 0.0/ 5.0 Points The Sumerians created all of the following EXCEPT: A. cuneiform. B. copper and bronze tools. C. a number system based on sixty. D. a phonetic alphabet.
Question 4 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points Which of the following developments led to huge changes in warfare and travel? A. The domestication of horses B. The development of iron tools and weapons C. The development of bridges D. The potter's wheel Question 5 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points Which of these was an innovation that accompanied the advent of farming? A. Herding
B. Nomadism C. Hunting D. The use of metals Question 6 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points Carthage was a colony founded on the North African coast by a seafaring people from West Asia known as the: A. Hittites. B. Egyptians. C. Phoenicians.
D. Assyrians. Question 7 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points In the Hindu caste system, the Brahmins were: A. merchants. B. priests. C. peasants. D. warriors. Question 8 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points Which of these was NOT a shared trait of early Harappan and Mesopotamian civilizations?
A. Brick-walled cities B. Cuneiform C. Raised citadels D. Origins along a major river Question 9 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points Ancient India differed from ancient China, Persia, and Rome in that India: A. was more religious. B. never amassed a large army.
C. was unable to build a long lasting empire. D. was more philosophical and less concerned with government. Question 10 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points Which of these was NOT an accomplishment of Paleolithic culture? A. Use of symbols B. Drawing and sculpture C. Burials including tools D. Writing
Question 11 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points Which of the following does NOT accurately describe gender roles for women during post-Vedic India? A. Women were expected to remain confined to the home after the death of the spouse. B. Girls were often betrothed before the age of 10. C. Girls often married older men upon the onset of puberty. D. Women retained an equal role in religion. Question 12 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points Which of the following civilizations controlled their conquered enemies by torture and terrorization? A. Chaldeans
B. Persians C. Sumerians D. Assyrians Question 13 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points Which of the following doctrines do Buddhists and Hindus share? A. Reincarnation B. Moksha C. Caste system
D. Nirvana Question 14 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points What was the defining characteristic of Neolithic culture?
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