The dry anceint world Mesopotamia
This is a ziggurat. It is where people use to worship back in Mesopotamia.
Vocab of Mesopotamia
Ziggurat - A pyramid shaped building used for worship
Polytheism - The beliefs in many gods
Monotheism -The belief in only one god
Mesopotamia - The ancient land between two rivers
Irrigation - Controls when and how much water your crops get
Code of Hammurabi - First set of laws established by king Hammurabi
Fertile crescent - Land between two rivers that is curved and good for farming
City-state - An individual group with its own form of government and traditions
Cuneiform - Wedged shaped writing
Irrigation was one very important invention back in Mesopotamia. With irrigation people could control when and how much water their crops get. This is important because when the Tigris river or the Euphrates river didn't flood the would have to use irrigation to grow their crops.
Inventions and discoveries of mesopotamia
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The Map of Mesopotamia
Epic of Gilgamesh
First of all Gilgamesh is a name not a type of soup. The epic of Gilgamesh was the first book ever to be written. In the book Gilgamesh tried to survive forever by not going to bed ever but, eventually he died.
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