The Code of Hammurabi introduces students to history’s first written set of laws. Students will learn about why Hammurabi wanted to set down laws, the crimes and punishments laid out by Hammurabi’s Code, and the impact of social class on law in Babylon.
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The passage has ten standards-aligned questions that will ask students to demonstrate their comprehension, think critically, and analyze sources. It is the 2nd of a 6-part series on Mesopotamia