5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- subsistence farming
- Ganges River
- a a dome-shaped structure that serves as a Buddhist shrine
- b The sacred language of ancient India; came originally from the Aryans.
- c Farming that provides only enough for the needs of a family or a village
- d a Hindu or Buddhist religious leader and spiritual teacher
- e One of the most holy natural features of the Indian landscape for Hindus.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- A name, meaning the "enlightened one", used for Siddhartha Gautama.
- Eight steps to end suffering according to Buddhist tradition.
- a lifelong social group/class into which into which a Hindu is born
- The tree under which Sidartha Gautama achieved enlightenment.
- a state of perfect wisdom in which one understands basic truths about the universe
5 True/False Questions
Aryans → an Indo-European people who, about 1500 B.C., began to migrate into the Indian subcontinent
Mohenjo-Daro → Indus Valley city laid out in a grid pattern. Had a complex irrigation and sewer system.
Ashoka → an important Hindu deity who in the trinity of gods was the Destroyer
vishnu → an important Hindu deity who in the trinity of gods was the Destroyer
cow → a lifelong social group/class into which into which a Hindu is born