(A) the ruler's will is to be followed at all costs
(B) the upper classes are to have the most rights
(C) the lower classes were to have special privileges
(D) a consistent set of regulations should govern society
(E) anyone who spoke against the king would be executed
(A) Cleopatra met Mark Antony
(B) King Menes united Upper and Lower Egypt
(C) the Old Kingdom began
(D) the Egyptians rebelled against the Hyksos
(E) pyramids began to be constructed
(A) fighting between the Hindus and Sikhs
(B) outside invasions from Mesopotamia
(C) environmental factors
(D) population growth
(E) all of the above
(A) It innovated technology and increased China's political sophistication by obligating the leader to rule fairly.
(B) Its leaders were ruthless.
(C) It did not have to contend with the conflicting dictates of Confucianism.
(D) It prevented average people from acquiring weapons.
(E) It actually was very short-lived.
I. They had a large army that used horseback warfare.
II. They made and used iron weapons.
III. Their leaders were permitted to rule ruthlessly.
IV. They conquered most of the Middle East.
(A) I, II, and III
(B) II, III, and IV
(C) I and III only
(D) II and IV only
(A) the Lydians
(B) the Phoenicians
(C) the Hebrews
(D) the Persians
(E) the Egyptians
(A) equals to men, especially when it came to voting
(C) inferior to men in both social and political affairs
(D) slaves in every household
(E) none of the above
(A) The Romans preserved Hellenic philosophy.
(B) The Romans built roads and fortifications that have lasted for centuries,
(C) The Romans adopted the Islamic faith as the official faith of the empire.
(D) The Romans made Christianity the official faith of the empire.
(E) The Romans adopted a legal code still in some use today.
(A) Its top stratum was the untouchables.
(B) Its top stratus was the Sikhs.
(C) People enjoyed social mobility.
(D) All Aryans were in the untouchable caste.
(E) There was virtually no social mobility,
(A) Muslim armies conquered large territories and spread Islam beyond Arabia.
(B) It expanded through the publishing of the Qu'ran.
(C) Muslim missionaries moved to foreign lands to spread the word of Mohammed.
(D) It did not expand outside of the Arabian peninsula until after 1000 C.E.
(E) none of the above