197. If he break another man's bone, his bone shall be broken.
199. If he put out the eye of a man's slave, or break the bone of a man's slave, he shall pay one-half of its value.
200. If a man knock out the teeth of his equal, his teeth shall be knocked out.
188. If an artisan has undertaken to rear a child and teaches him his craft, he cannot be demanded back
121. If any one store corn in another man's house he shall pay him storage at the rate of one gur for every five ka of corn per year.
109. If conspirators meet in the house of a tavern-keeper, and these conspirators are not captured and delivered to the court, the tavern- keeper shall be put to death.
53. If anyone be too lazy to keep his dam in proper condition, and does not so keep it; if then the dam break and all the fields be flooded, then shall he in whose dam the break occurred be sold for money, and the money shall replace the corn which he has caused to be ruined.
3. If anyone bring an accusation of any crime before the elders, and does not prove what he has charged, he shall, if it be a capital offense charged, be put to death.
6. If anyone steal the property of a temple or of the court, he shall be put to death, and also the one who receives the stolen thing from him shall be put to death.
22. If anyone is committing robbery and is caught, then he shall be put to death.
What was a result of the development of an alphabet in ancient times?
It was easier for people to read and write.
Trade routes opened up from Rome to the cities of China.
The Code of Hammurabi Code was declared useless for the average person.
No one ever used cuneiform again.
The Sumerians surrounded their cities with thick walls to protect themselves from enemies. The largest structure in the city was a solid brick platform where the temple to the god of the city stood. What is the name given this platform?
Which feature of geography was the most important in helping the development of early river valley civilizations?