Archaeologist

By: Caleb Brayboy

Archaeologist

1. Some stories indicate the hanging gardens towered hundreds of feet into the air. People claimed that the protection wall was 56 miles in length 80 feet thick and 320 feet high.

2. Cuneiform was an important invention because without we wouldn't know so much about the Sumerians.

3. Cuneiform was a written language that started as pictographs the ancient Sumerians invented it. Ancient Sumerians soon started to use wedge shaped symbols for obeiects instead of pictures.

4. The people are priests then the upper class then the lower class then the slaves last.

5. Ziggurats are temples. They had religious ceremonies at the ziggurats. People would leave food as offerings to the Gods at the top of the ziggurats. A ziggurat was built in the center of each town.