Sources of Water in Ancient Mesopotamia?

Answer Ancient Mesopotamia consisted of the land between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers located in present-day Iraq in the Middle East. Various groups of people populated the lands of Mesopotamia through... Read More »

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Comparison Between Ancient Egyptian and Ancient Mesopotamian Water Sources?

Egyptian and Mesopotamian cultures were both highly successful in very arid regions. Each was entirely dependent on rivers for their water as there was little or no rain in either place. Egypt depe... Read More »

How were tools used in ancient Mesopotamia?

A variety of tools were used in Mesopotamia for anything from creating textiles to farming to writing. Ancient Mesopotamians created tools out of wood, metals, fabrics and even reeds to suit their ... Read More »

Resources in Ancient Mesopotamia?

Ancient Mesopotamia was on the "Fertile Crescent" between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers. These vast rivers provided water and fertile soil for Mesopotamia, which in turn spawned an entire culture... Read More »

What is the difference between Ancient Sumer& Mesopotamia?

Sumer was a civilization in the southern region of Mesopotamia. The Sumerians began to settle and create city-states in Mesopotamia between 4000 and 3000 B.C. Historians credit the Sumerians with i... Read More »