Classroom blog, 10-25

Posted by Nick Zarcone on 10/25/2018 9:00:00 AM

Ancient Mesopotamia 

If you were there...

You are a noble in ancient Babylon, an adivsor to the great king Hammurabi. One of your duties is to collect all the laws of the kingdom. They will be carved on a tall block of black stone and placed in the temple. The king asks your opinion about the punishments for certain crimes. For instance, should common people be punished more harshly than nobles?

How would you advise the king? (10 complete sentences for full credit)