Respond to the following essay questions. Cite quoted material and other sources (MLA), pay attention to supportive detail, correct grammar, edified diction and thorough approach.
- Female figurines outnumber representations of males in the Paleolithic era. Explain what this situation suggests about the roles that women played in Paleolithic culture.
- Discuss the symbolism and meaning within the Royal Standard of Ur.
- Discuss what the Law Code of Hammurabi tells us about family relations and class division in Mesopotamian society.