Mespotamia

By:Bailey and Zoe

~Geography~

  • The rivers in the in the civilization is Tigris and Euphrates
  • Mespotamia means "Land between the Rivers"
  • It was one of the first permanent settlements.

~Irrigation~

  • Mespotamia irrigated their land by a canal for irrigation
  • They irrigated their land because they needed to give water to the plants

~Written Language~

  • Writing was created because it was used to communicate
  • They wrote in Cuneiform
  • They used a clay tablet with a stylus

~Government~

  • A social hierarchy was created to divide society by ranks or classes
  • The rulers were mainly men
  • Women generally watch children and take care of the house
  • They have government to keep order

~Achievements~

~We Created~

  • Wheel
  • Plow
  • Ziggurats
  • Medicines
  • Statues
  • Epics

~Religion~

  • Their religion was Judaism
  • The reason why was because it first started near Mespotamia
  • They were also Polytheistic because in the river valleys