This powerpoint covers the following topics:
-Babylon coming to power
-The Code of Hammurabi
-Laws about women (women can own businesses, protection from harassment, divorce protection, women can initiate divorce, polygamy, women can inherit and own land, women can buy, sell, and trade)
Yellow text is what I have my students take notes on and/or major takeaways from the slide.
Images have been removed to avoid copyright infringement.
This item is included in the Early Civilizations and Ancient Mesopotamia Unit zip file which is $7.00.