Yes, they believed that if they kept the gods happy, they would prevent trouble from happening in their city.
Sargon the Great
my mom jk xD
The economy of the Mesopotamian civilization was silver currency, not gold and they had fines for crimes
Well, we basically still use archs today for tall buildings! Actually, I am half finding out that to! So archs are used for tall buildings and stuff, and a wheel is used for cars! When the wheel first came out READ MORE
It’s the “cradle of civilization”, where civilization was firstformed. It has fertile soil and the Tigris and Euphrates River, soalso a reliable water source. Since food and water was taken careof, people could focus on making laws, a writing form, READ MORE
Hammarabi’s Code was the first case of written law. Before the code, there weren’t any written laws, so people couldn’t easily figure out all the laws if someone didn’t feel like reciting all the laws to them.