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1

The part of the Christian Bible that tells about Jesus is called the _________________.

New Testament

2

What was the Hebrew’s religion called?

Judaism

3

After Pompey asked Caesar to give up power, Caesar led his army across the Rubicon River into _______________.

Italy

4

What was the effect of all people in China using the same coins and the same writing system?

Trade became easier

5

Because silk was popular in Rome, China became ______________.

Wealthy

6

Name the philosopher who wanted Romans to support the Senate.

Cicero

7

Philip was able to defeat the Greeks because the Greeks refused to _______________ to fight against Philip.

Join together

8

People who are said to receive messages from god to share with others

prophets

9

What did the plebeians do that caused the patricians to change the government?

Elected their own officials

10

Many people from the lower classes liked the Buddha because he was opposed to the ______________.

Caste system

11

The Zhou kings believed that ________________ gave them the power to rule.

Heaven

12

Which Chinese belief system taught that it was important to live in harmony with nature?

Daoism

13

What did Shi Huangdi do that shows he was a follower of legalism?

He created harsh laws and strict punishments

14

The agora was a marketplace that was also used for _____________ and _________________ meetings.

Political; religious

15

Why did Alexander stop expanding the empire into India?

Tired soldiers

16

Why did the Spartans think it was important for women to be strong and healthy?

So they would have healthy children

17

What did Asoka stop doing after he became Buddhist?

Fighting wars

18

Name the type of government that started in Athens.

Democracy

19

Cincinnatus was a farmer who became Rome’s most famous ______________.

Dictator

20

Name the leader who founded (started) the Persian Empire.

Cyrus the Great

21

Hindus belief that if a person has good ___________, they will be born into a higher caste in the next life.

Karma

22

People who work to spread their religious beliefs

missionaries

23

The Romans used __________ in their construction because the design is strong and long-lasting.

Arches

24

What is the name of Philip’s son who took over as leader after Philip’s death?

Alexander

25

What stops one part of government from having more power than the others?

Checks and balances

26

The belief in one god

monotheism

27

“Rule of the people” describes which type of government?

Democracy

28

According to legend, the first king of Rome was ____________________.

Romulus

29

What is the name for the series of wars between Rome and Carthage?

Punic Wars

30

Italy is surrounded by water on three sides so it is a ______________________.

Peninsula