River Valley Civilizations

Jordin F. Daniel Y. Cameron S.

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Mesopotamia

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Green area represents the fertile crescent or mesopotamia and is also a part of Northern Egypt


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Women had more rights than other civilizations and were believed to have a king as their ruler. Laws were also inscribed on stone in favor of King Hammurabi.


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Believed in over 3,000 gods


China

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According to researchers Shang ruled from 1766 BC to 1122 BC but it's not exact.


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In ancient China, kings ruled and peasants were at the bottom and the social groups were really strict.

Egypt

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China is surrounded by mountains, desserts, or ocean so it made it hard for cultural diffusion.


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Much like the Mesopotamian river valley, the ancient Egyptian river valley also believed that they were associated with the gods.


Indus River Valley

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Ancient civilization (Harappa Civilization) developed along the Indus River


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