India Test Study Guide-SS 6th grade Germantown

19 terms by blockn

Create a new folder

Advertisement Upgrade to remove ads

Ahimsa

The practice of not injuring any living thing

Assassin

The murder of a political figure

Buddhism

a religion practiced in many countries in Prsia. Followers believe life is suffering, but you can reach peace.

Caste

A class that a person belongs to for life

Civil disobedience

The refusal to create or to obey laws believed to be unfair.

Dharma

A divine moral duty to live to the best of your ability.

Hinduism

A religion mainly practiced in India. Believe in many Gods and reincarnation.

Imperialism

One nation under the control of another as a colony.

Karma

The belief that every thing a person does has a consequence good deeds and bad deeds can cause happiness and sadness in a persons life.

Meditation

An exercise of the mind devoted to quiet thinking.

Monsoon

A seasonal win in South Asia that bring heavy rain.

Mughal

People from central Asia who founded an emperior in India.

Nirvana

A perfect feeling achieved when the soul lets go of greed and hate.

Partition

the division of a country

Pass

a gap between mountains

reincarnation

the belief that after death the spirit is reborn in another body.

subcontinent

a large section of a continent

yoga

a Hindu discipline that uses mental and physical exercise to gain perfect understanding.

3 events that led to the decline of the destruction of Indus

flood, wood, aryans

Please allow access to your computer’s microphone to use Voice Recording.

Having trouble? Click here for help.

We can’t access your microphone!

Click the icon above to update your browser permissions above and try again

Example:

Reload the page to try again!

Reload

Press Cmd-0 to reset your zoom

Press Ctrl-0 to reset your zoom

It looks like your browser might be zoomed in or out. Your browser needs to be zoomed to a normal size to record audio.

Please upgrade Flash or install Chrome
to use Voice Recording.

For more help, see our troubleshooting page.

Your microphone is muted

For help fixing this issue, see this FAQ.

Star this term

You can study starred terms together

NEW! Voice Recording

Create Set