• 1. 
    What religion did the Persians follow?

  • Zoroastrianism
  • Same as the Sumer
  • They worshiped the Egyptian gods
  • They did not have a religion
  • 2. 
    What was the name of the temple at the center of the city in Mesopotamia?

  • High Place
  • Sky Temple
  • Pyramid
  • Ziggurat
  • 3. 
    True or False: Each major city was associated with a primary god.

  • TRUE
  • 4. 
    Who was the primary god of the Babylonians?

  • Marduk
  • Ashur
  • Enki
  • Enlil
  • 5. 
    What was Enlil god of?

  • The afterlife
  • The moon and the stars
  • Air, wind, and storms
  • Justice and the law
  • 6. 
    What group of people worshiped Ashur as their primary god?

  • Assyrians
  • Sumerians
  • Babylonians
  • Persians
  • 7. 
    What Sumerian god of wisdom and intellect was considered the shaper of the world and was most closely associated with the city of Eridu?

  • Enki
  • Utu
  • Nanna
  • Anu
  • 8. 
    Which of the following best describes the Sumerian god Inanna?

  • Goddess of war associated with the city of Uruk
  • God of the moon associated with the city of Ur
  • God of the sea who was drawn as a great dragon
  • God of the sun who ruled justice and the law
  • 9. 
    True or False: The Persians believed in many gods and that it did not matter if you were good or bad.

  • TRUE
  • 10. 
    The mythology of this European civilization may have been widely influenced by the gods of the Mesopotamians.

  • Chinese
  • Egypt
  • Norse
  • Greek
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