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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 9, Landing on Planet Earth.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. In Chapter 4, which god (and son of Anu) was revealed to have created man and ruled from Nippur?
2. What Sumerian god was the Moon planet-god?
3. Who became Anu's lover after 555 B.C.?
4. What did the Babylonian New Year celebrations copy?
(a) Babylonian folklore.
(b) Hebrew scriptures.
(c) Sumerian rituals.
(d) Christian ideals.
5. What did the gods seem to wear to help them fly?
(a) Jet packs.
(d) Goggles, weapons, and earphones.
Short Answer Questions
1. What did the clay tablet at Nineveh contain?
2. What does the divine boat ritual represent?
3. Sitchin thought that Akkad, a kingdom, predated Assyria by how years?
4. How many major Sumerian gods are there?
5. In Sumerian belief, who may go to heaven?
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