The Akkadian Empire
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The Akkadian Empire

Test your knowledge of the Akkadian Empire and its impact on ancient Mesopotamia with this quiz. Learn about King Sargon I, the methods he used to unite the Sumerian cities into one empire, and the advancements made by the Akkadians.

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Who was the ruler of the Akkadian Empire?

King Sargon

What method did Sargon use to unite his empire?

Building roads

Which empire was the most powerful state in the ancient world after the Assyrian Empire?

Babylonian Empire

Where was the city of Babylon located?

<p>Present-day Iraq</p> Signup and view all the answers

Who published a code of law in the name of the gods in the Babylonian Empire?

<p>King Hammurabi</p> Signup and view all the answers

True or false: The Akkadian Empire lasted about 200 years from 2350-2150 BCE.

<p>True</p> Signup and view all the answers

True or false: The Babylonian Empire was the most powerful state in the ancient world after the Assyrian Empire.

<p>True</p> Signup and view all the answers

True or false: Sargon built roads between his conquered cities to improve trade and facilitate movement of troops.

<p>True</p> Signup and view all the answers

True or false: The Akkadians developed counting boards for arithmetic and relied on cuneiform writing to govern their empire.

<p>True</p> Signup and view all the answers

True or false: King Hammurabi of Babylon published a code of law in the name of the gods with strict punishments for different crimes.

<p>True</p> Signup and view all the answers

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