The Sky's the Limit
Daily Life Special Edition
Scribe Carves Wrong Cuneiform
The top ten most expensive items in Mesopotamia
2. Meat at 31 minas of silver
3. Metals- 29 ears of corn
4. Garments- 27 minas of silver
5.Jewelry-25 minas of silver
6.Lapis Lazuli- 23 minas of silver
7. Carts- 21 minas of silver
8. Weapons (knifes...) 19 minas of silver
9. Horses- 17 minas of silver
10.Plows- 13 minas of silver
What Job Will You be????? (for 12 and under)
a. your dog
b. the new idea you had to improve something
c. doing cuneiform on your new clay tablet
2. What is your favorite hobby:
a. dreaming about your horse
b. tinkering with metal
c. trying to write on clay tablets
3. What is your favorite food:
4. Favorite Stone:
c. Lapis Lazuli
5. Favorite Smell:
Mostly A's: Animal Domesticator
Mostly B's: Inventors
Mostly C's: Scribe
Interview with Scirbe Tigraph
A: Ummmm..... I guess so. My school teacher was mean to me and whipped me when I didn't get the cuneiform right.
Q: What was the most complicated thing to learn when you were in school?
A: Learning accept the punishment I got when I was talking.....whipped.
Q: Ok, Tigraph, this is our last question for you. Did you like your teacher.
A: Yes, I my teacher taught me a lot. I never appreciated the whipping, but I know it was for my own good.