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  1. Four Noble Truths
  2. karma
  3. Ashoka
  4. monsoon
  5. Mohenjo-Daro
  1. a A strong wind that brings heavy rain to southern Asia in the summer
  2. b the belief that every deed, mental or physical, in this life affects a person's soul or future lives
  3. c Indus Valley city laid out in a grid pattern. Had a complex irrigation and sewer system.
  4. d As taught by the Buddha, the four basic beliefs that form the foundation of Buddhism.
  5. e Chandragupta's grandson; gained control of all but India's southern tip; He converted to Buddhism and broadcast his precepts on inscribed stones and pillars

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Eight steps to end suffering according to Buddhist tradition.
  2. Sacred texts are important to Hinduism?
  3. caste that made up most of the Indian population; most were peasants and manual laborers; they had limited rights in society
  4. Farming that provides only enough for the needs of a family or a village
  5. a large and distinctive landmass that is a distinct part of some continent

5 True/False questions

  1. BrahmanPriests and scholars in the Indian caste system


  2. dharmathe moral law combined with spiritual discipline that guides one's life; the order of the universe


  3. reincarnationpractice of quiet reflection to clear the mind and find inner peace


  4. enlightenmenta state of perfect wisdom in which one understands basic truths about the universe


  5. meditationAncient Sanskrit writings that are the earliest sacred texts of Hinduism.