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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 10, Cities of the Gods.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What did the Sumerians know the exact dates of in Chapter 6?
(a) When rain would come.
(b) Future events that would happen.
(c) The shifts in the houses of the zodiac.
(d) Their gods birthdays.
2. How many base numbers were in the Sumerian number system?
3. What does GIlgamesh loose on his way back from heaven?
(a) A youth-giving plant.
(b) His father's soul.
(c) His own soul.
(d) His jewels for his wife.
4. To Sitchin, what is the asteroid belt?
(a) Larger than just our universe.
(b) The only important thing in the universe.
5. Who was Yam resurrected by?
Short Answer Questions
1. How does Neptune quiet the sun?
2. Why were there 12 gods, signs, and months in a year?
3. Why was Anu's son cast from heaven?
4. How long were the great Sumerian rulers?
5. What is an apin?
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