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1

where is babylon?

mesopotamia

2

who was the first famous king of babylon?

hammurabi

3

what is hammurabi famous for?

creating the first known code of law

4

what were hammurabi's laws called?

the code of hammurabi

5

tell me how the babylonian king hammurabi was different from the akkadian king sargon

sargon created his empire with force and cruelty, but hammurabi ruled his kingdom fairly, with laws for everyone to obey.