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Grade 6 Egypt
Grade 6 Mesopotamia
Which statement does NOT describe the location of Mesopotamia?
  1. in the Fertile Crescent
  2. along the Nile River
  3. along the Euphrates and Tigris Rivers
  4. north of the Arabian Desert
Grade 6 Egypt
Which of these is the CORRECT order of Egyptian society from highest to lowest class?
  1. Pharaoh, Priests, Scribes, Merchants/Artisans, Slaves
  2. Pharaoh, Priests, Merchants/Artisans, Scribes, Slaves
  3. Pharaoh, Scribes, Merchants/Artisans, Priests, Slaves
  4. Priests, Pharaoh, Merchants/Artisans, Scribes, Slaves
Grade 6 Ancient India
What was the first religion of India?
  1. Christianity
  2. Hinduism
  3. Buddahism
  4. Atheism
Grade 6 Themes of Geography
Grade 6 Medieval Europe
What was a major advantage in battle for the English over the French?
  1. the catapult
  2. the shield
  3. the longbow
  4. the canon
Grade 6 Mesopotamia

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Grade 6 Themes of Geography
A group of places that share a common feature is a
  1. climate
  2. region
  3. location
  4. culture
Grade 6 Ancient History
Grade 6 Civil Rights
Thurgood Marshall successfully argued which landmark Supreme Court case?
  1. Plessy v. Ferguson
  2. Bethel SchoolDistrict #43 v. Fraser
  3. Board of Education v. Earls
  4. Brown v. The Board of Education
Grade 6 Ancient India
How did India's mountains and surrounding water influence its development?
  1. By providing contact with Asian lands.
  2. By encouraging invasions by other civilizations.
  3. By limiting contact between the subcontinent and the world.
  4. By providing unlimited contact with countries to the east and the west.
Grade 6 WWI
What other name is given to World War I?
  1. The Holocaust
  2. The Cold War
  3. The Russian Revolution
  4. The Great War
Grade 6 Ancient India
When the Indus River flooded nearby land it did what?
  1. Forced early settlers to become nomads
  2. Left behind rich, fertile soil perfect for farming
  3. Destroyed the Harappan civilization.
  4. Ruined crops
Grade 6 Greece
Who is Aristotle?
  1. A famous Greek philosopher
  2. An Athenian
  3. Alexander the Great's private teacher
  4. All of the above
Grade 6 China
How does the Yellow River (Huang He) get its name?
  1. It was named after an emperor
  2. Yellow was the favorite color of the person who named it
  3. Loess, a yellow dust, is found in the water
  4. The water is yellow
Grade 6 Greece

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What is the Parthenon?
  1. The Acropolis
  2. The ruler of Athens
  3. A neighboring polis
  4. A temple dedicated to Athena
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