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STUDY
PLAY
BUREAUCRACY
ORGANIZATION OF PEOPLE WHO COMPLETE THE DAY-TO-DAY TASKS OF GOVERNMENT.
ZOROASTRIANISM
EARLY PERSIAN RELIGION WITH A BELIEF IN THE FORCES OF GOOD AND EVIL.
ARYAN
RACE OF PEOPLE WHO CONTROLLED THE INDIAN SUBCONTINENT WITH A CASTE SYSTEM.
KHYBER PASS
MIGRATION/INVASION ROUTE ONTO THE INDIAN SUB-CONTINENT THROUGH THE HINDU KUSH MOUNTAINS.
GOLDEN AGE
PERIOD OF TIME WHEN A CIVILIZATION ENJOYS A RAPID ADVANCEMENT IN CULTURE.
MIGRATION
THE MOVEMENT OF PEOPLE FROM ONE LOCATION TO ANOTHER.
MANDATE OF HEAVEN
APPROVAL NEEDED IN ORDER FOR CHINESE RULERS TO HOLD POWER. MANDATE OF HEAVEN
SILK ROAD
OVERLAND TRADE ROUTE THAT CONNECTED CHINA TO WESTERN EUROPE.
MYTHOLOGY
THE TALES AND LEGENDS OF A CIVILIZATION USUALLY CENTERED ON NATURE AND CREATION.
COLONIZATION
THE SETTLING OF FOREIGN LANDS TO PRODUCE MATERIALS FOR THE HOME COUNTRY.
MYTHOLOGY
THE TALES AND LEGENDS OF A CIVILIZATION USUALLY CENTERED ON NATURE AND CREATION.
DEMOCRACY
FORM OF GOVERNMENT IN WHICH THE CITIZENS HOLD POWER.
AGORA
OUTDOOR CENTER OF GOVERNMENT IN ANCIENT GREECE.
OLIGARCHY
FORM OF GOVERNMENT IN WHICH A FEW HOLD POWER.
CITIZEN
A PERSON WHO CAN TAKE PART IN THE GOVERNING OF SOCIETY.
DIRECT DEMOCRACY
FORM OF GOVERNMENT ALLOWING EACH CITIZEN TO VOTE ON EACH DECISION/LAW.
PERSIAN WARS
WARS FOUGHT BETWEEN THE PERSIANS AND GREEKS.
PARTHENON
GREEK TEMPLE TO ATHENA.
MONEY ECONOMY
THE EXCHANGE OF GOODS FOR COINS.
BARTER ECONOMY
THE EXCHANGE OF GOODS FOR GOODS.