Study Guide: Amorites/Assyrians
Know who Sargon was and what he did
What was the name of Sargon’s city
What important qualities of a leader do you see in the Gilgamesh Epic (I know this is Sumerian)
Who was Hammurabi
What was the Amorite main city name
What ethnic background were the Amorites
2 modern ideas of Hammurabi that helped the people
2 things Hammurabi did to unite his empire
Why did he have such harsh penalties for breaking laws---what was the purpose?
Know the background of the Assyrians
What was the Assyrian “New Policy”
Language name? Writing system?
Two military tactics
What was their philosophy on empire
Be able to circle where the Assyrian and Chaldean empires were located on a map