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The Twelve Tables were the written laws of
a) ancient Babylonia
b) the Mauryan Empire
c) the British Empire
d) ancient Rome

Which ancient civilization is associated with the Twelve Tables, an extensive road system, and the poets Horace and Virgil
a) Babylonian
b) Roman
c) Phoenician
d) Greek

One way in which the Code of Hammurabi, the Twelve Tables, and the Justinian Code are similar is that each
a) legalized monotheistic beliefs
b) supported republican governments
c) provided records of economic activity
d) established legal standards

One contribution of ancient Roman culture was the development of
a) the concept of zero
b) the printing press
c) the republican form of government
d) the process of making silk

After the western Roman Empire fell to Germanic invaders in the 5th century A.D., the eastern part of the empire eventually became known as the
a) Byzantine Empire
b) Persian Empire
c) Islamic Empire
d) Carthaginian Empire

Hammurabi's Code, the Ten Commandments, and the Twelve Tables were all significant to their societies because they established
a) democratic governments
b) economic systems
c) rules of behavior
d) official religions

The Code of Hammurabi and the Twelve Tables were designed to
a) create a stable society
b) emphasize the importance of life after death
c) provide a framework for democracy
d) promote peaceful relations with other cultures

Judaism, Islam, and Christianity share a belief in
a) papal supremacy
b) an ethical code of conduct and monotheism
c) reincarnation and the Four Noble Truths
d) teachings of the Koran (Quran)

The ideals developed in the Athens of Pericles and in Republican Rome influenced the developement of
a) a parliament in Britain
b) a theocracy in Iran
c) a communist government in China
d) military juntas in Latin America

How did the geography of the Italian peninsula influence the development of the Roman Empire?
a) The unnavigable rivers protected the Romans
b) The harsh climate prevented agriculture
c) The rugged seacoast encouraged frequent invasions
d) Location contributed to control of the Mediterranean

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