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Flashcards in HI 101-8 Quiz 3 Deck (20):
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Assyrian capital

Nineveh

2

Built world's first great library (at Nineveh)

Ashurbanipal

3

Established Neo-Babylonian Empire (Chaldeans)

Nabopolassar

4

"My shepherd" "My anointed"

Cyrus the Great

5

Satrapies

Provinces

6

Satrap

Governor

7

Darius 1 established

World's first postal service

8

Comes from hams son

Canaan

9

Comes from Philistines

Palestine

10

Comes from name God gave to Jacob

Israel

11

Greatest variety of climate and topography of any country in world

Israel

12

Main highway of ancient world

Canaan

13

Founding fathers of nation of Israel

Patriarchs

14

Decalogue

Ten Commandments

15

Much like our consonant-vowel blends

Syllabaries

16

Phonetic system of writing in which letters are used to represent sounds rather than things or ideas

Alphabet

17

First true alphabet

Sinai script

18

Ability to read and write one's own language

Literacy

19

Greatest nation in world (under david and Solomon)

Israel in 1000 B.C.

20

Assyria's first great monarch

Tiglathpilesar