1. The empire of ancient Persia was huge. It stretched from Greece to
_ and from Egypt to Mesopotamia.
2. It is modern day _
3. The 1,667 mile road from Susa to Sardis was called the _
4. The great Persian King _ came to power by defeating the Medes and
Tree of Liberty Guide
Tree of Liberty
Freedom Requires Eternal Vigilance. Wendall Phillips
The Seed of the Tree of Liberty God, the Creator
What are the four roots of the tree of liberty?
Equality in value Genesis 1:26
Gods will/purpose Galatians 5:1
Persian came out of the land that is modern day?
Our of the land, it is Iran.
At the height, the Persian empire stretched to one River valley.
Indus River valley
Which county is River valley
The empire also stretched from Egypt to wher
"Today, in America, we need an army of ordinary heroes to stand
against the gathering darkness. We need a generation that will stand for
Christ courageously. Nothing less will do." -Erwin Lutzer
What is a hero?
Hero, is not the defi
Freedom- to be removed from the chains of human tyranny so that life
can be lived the way God intended.
Liberty-the power or ability to understand and live in a balance if rights
and responsibilities, so that one's duties and purpose is carried out.
Bible verse that mentioned the Hittites civilization exist:
2 Samuel 11:3
Ural Hittites: they came to power in 2000 BC, on Mesopotamia.
They are polytheistic.
Their strong belief is in their king.
Weapon they use: iron
1. The word history comes from the Greek word, historia, meaning
A. past B. study C. learning D. inquiry D
2. The two greatest Greek historians from ancient times were
3. Records produced during the time period being studied a
Mesopotamia: area between two rivers
Two rivers: Tigris and Euphrates rivers
Modern day geographic position: Iraq
ANE: Ancient near east is Fertile Crescent
Farming & irrigation
First major civilization:
Ancient Near Eastern Empires
Cruelest and largest of all empires learned about so far
Lived in northern Mesopotamia for a while, but by the 8th century BC
they had built an empire that covered Mesopotamia, part of Asia Minor,
Definitions of words
civilization: comes from the Latin word "civitas"-city. human culture
lived under the influence of urban or city life.
specialization: the division of labor that is part of the culture of every
Creation Command (Creation Man
Go to link below and go through the sections. Write a 200 word summary
on the three areas of ancient Egypt's history that interested you most. Due
Monday Oct 7 by 8:15 am
The first thing I found interesting is Egyptian's Daily life in ancient
Egypt was a
United States journey
To the moon
Discover Dangerous expedition
Lewis & William Clark
Dangerous and honor
If they made it, they will change the history
1803, surprise - us purchased the dollars
May 1804 Ambitious and difficult journey
They get pr
Major period of ancient history.
Forerunners of Ancient Greece
They call their county Hellas
Foundation of Greek
On the island of Crete
King Minos rose power at 2000 BC
Capital city: Knossos
Most impressive, art, sculpture,
Go to limk for site on Greek archaeology and choose one area to look at. Choose three archaeological sites and summarize each in
50-100 words.You may do more than three for EC Due 8:15 am Monday Dec 9
1. Greek theater-Delphi Theater
Historia-Greek word meaning inquiry or investigate or question
Why study history?
Present-History help us understand who we are, it helps us identify
who we are.
Past-Helps us understand the purpose, purpose of God, people, nation.
Future-Helps us pr
Dry land/dry conditions
Many artifacts are preserved because of the dry climate.
Nile River (The Gift of The Nile)
The centuries could go on because of the Nile River.
4,132 miles (6,650 kilometers)
Flows from south to north
Herodotus says Egypt =