Ancient Civilizations 6th Grade Final Review Question Preview (ID: 25938)

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________________________ is a Muslim place of worship.
a) Mosque
b) Cathedral
c) Synagogue
d) Pagoda

A _____________________________is a set of written laws that apply to everyone under a government.
a) Ten Commandments
b) code of law
c) regulations
d) legal mandate

Greek city-states were built on a large hills known as an ____________________________.
a) acropolis
b) steppe
c) agora
d) pampas

A terrible disease that spreads quickly is called a ___________________________________.
a) virus
b) plague
c) consumption
d) infection

A series of rulers from the same family is referred to as a ________________________________.
a) democracy
b) dictatorship
c) dynasty
d) demographics

The Romans built these structures to bring fresh water into cities.
a) columns
b) circuses
c) stadiums
d) aqueducts

A mild climate is called _________________________________.
a) ozone
b) temperate
c) arid
d) barometric pressure

Kind of government headed by one ruler is called a ____________________________.
a) monarchy
b) democracy
c) oligarchy
d) theocracy

_________________________ is the way a country's people manage money and resources for the production of goods and services.
a) portfolio
b) import-export
c) taxation
d) economy

The Ancient Greeks planted olives and grapes because they grow well _______________________________.
a) on peninsulas
b) in rocky soil
c) at the edge of the sea
d) in river deltas

Egyptians made paper out of a reed-like plant called__________________________________.
a) matrix
b) carpus
c) papyrus
d) cataract

________________________is a long period of dry weather.
a) drought
b) tempest
c) cyclone
d) precipitation

The religion of the Jewish people is called_______________________________.
a) Islam
b) Judaism
c) Hinduism
d) Buddhism

A journey for religious purposes is called a(n) __________________________________.
a) exodus
b) voyage
c) expedition
d) pilgrimage

Canal ______________________ made farming possible in dry areas of the world.
a) plantation
b) coronation
c) irrigation
d) rotation

The practice of raisning animals and growing crops is called ___________________________.
a) landscaping
b) subsistence
c) pedigrees
d) agriculture

The economic system of the U.S. is called a mixed economy because:
a) both producers and consumers invest in a business
b) it is both developed and developing
c) it is a combo of communism and capitalism
d) both government and private individuals own industries

Rome was located at the center of a long, narrow ______________________________________.
a) island
b) subcontinent
c) peninsula
d) continent

The Roman government took a ____________________ in order to know how many people lived in the empire that they could tax.
a) census
b) photograph
c) vote
d) moratorium

Students in Ancient Greece searched for wisdom by studying __________________________.
a) architecture
b) physiology
c) philosophy
d) philantropy

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