Quiz C 6th Grade SS 1/22/19

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Monarchy
country ruled by a king or queen
Republic
A form of government in which citizens choose their leaders by voting
hierarchy
an organization based on rank or degree; pecking order
class
a social order-groups of people are viewed as superior to others (usually based on birth and economic status)
Caste System
divided Indian society into groups based on a person's birth, wealth, or occupation
posterity
all future generations
city-states
settlements that govern themselves and the surrounding area
trade route
Waterways, paths, and trails that traders used to move goods for exchange from one place to another.
resources
all things used in producing goods and services
culture
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
silk road
Caravan routes connecting China and the Middle East across Central Asia and Iran.
peninsula
A body of land surrounded by water on three sides