Name _____ 3hulrgbbb mesopotamia and egypt dbq directions the task below is based on documents 1 through 6 this task is designed to test your ability to work with the information provided by various types of documents in the code of hammurabi, the laws concerned daily life, business, medicine, property, and family punishment for. View code of hammurabi dbq - kierstyn cornwell from history ss50w at skyline high school kierstyn hammurabis code: was it just that the strong might not injure the weak, in order to protect the.
1) click on the image below - hammurabi's code of laws stele - for some interesting facts. In this folder you will find your document packet and the guided essay packet the packet will be completed in class 10/16 and 10/17 the guided essay will be done in class on 10/18 and 10/19. About hammurabi: hammurabi (akkadian from amorite ˤammurāpi, the kinsman is a healer, from ˤammu, paternal kinsman, and rāpi, healer (ca 1728 – 1686 bc middle chronology) was the sixth king of babylon.
Although hammurabi's eye for an eyeã¯â¿â½ law code applied to all members of his society, the greatest amount of equity was reserved for the wealthier patriarchal members of his society his set of laws was the world's first code of law, which established babylon as the dominant city of its time. Code of hammurabi the code of hammurabi is an ancient set of laws that was used to establish order in ancient egypt although this code would be viewed as brutal by today’s standards, it was a huge step forward in the pursuit of stability in the ancient world. Mini-qs in world history volume 1 eleven high-interest units of study hammurabi’s code: was it just how did the nile river shape ancient egypt.
Although hammurabi’s “eye for an eye” law code applied to all members of his society, the greatest amount of equity was reserved for the wealthier patriarchal members of his society his set of laws was the world’s first code of law, which established babylon as the dominant city of its time. Source: excerpts from the epilogue of hammurabi's code, circa 1754 bce hammurabi, the protecting king am i that the strong might not injure the weak, in order to protect the widows and orphans, i set up these my precious words, writ- ten upon my memorial stone, before the image of me, as king of righteousness. Hammurabi’s laws ensured that the members of his society would not be “bck-stabbed” by any other aspect of his society, creating a fair and stable environment for the most part the members of hammurabi’s society were expected to perform at an acceptable level in all aspects of life.
Hammurabi’s code hammurabi was the king of babylonia from about 1790 bc to 1750 bc hammurabi is believed to be the sixth ruler of the amorite dynasty although he was a successful governmental and military leader, his name will always be known for his codes of law hammurabi was the first king ever to record all the laws of his empire he had a black stone carved with the 282 laws of babylonia.
Hammurabi was a ruler of mesopotamia for 42 years and was the first to really set laws for his land when hammurabi took over the land larsa and mari he decided to change his war hungry ways into more peaceful thinking.