MesopotamiaLocation: Middle East
Developed a writing system: Cuneiform
Worshiped in a building called: Ziggurat
Area: Called Fertile Crescent. Good for farming.
MesopotamiaPresent Day: Iraq
Mummification: Preserve the Dead
Hieroglyphics: System of writing
Nile River: Without it, Egypt would die.
Controlled by Dynasties: Families in power
Invented many things such as:Fireworks and Kites
Built the Great Wall: Protection
Mt. Everest: Tallest Peak in the World
Mythology: Zeus, Apollo
Democracy: People have a say in government
Philosophers: People who sit and think
Rome: Located in Italy
Colosseum: Used for Entertainment, Battles, Garbage dump
Gladiators: Fight to the Death
Number System: Roman Numerals
Inca Machu Piccu-lost cityStone workPyramidsMessengers
Maya AstronomyCalendarConcept of zeroWritten language-hieroglyphicsPyramidsFarming-raised fields, canals, corn
Aztecs Capital city: TenochtitlanTemples and pyramidsWarriors
Spanish Conquistadors Aztecs conquered by Cortez in 1521Inca conquered by Pizzaro in 1533Maya-only theories about what happened to them.