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SS ch 4 L1

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India
historians refer to the entire landmass that juts out from a continent as __________________________
mountains & water
the geography, ______________________, limited the contact the people had with the rest of the world
winter monsoons
_________________ were from October to May
dry air
winter monsoons spread _________ across the country
summer monsoons
____________________ were from June to September
moisture
the summer monsoons picked up ______________ from the Indian Ocean and carried the rains to the plains and river valleys
life-giving rain
the people of India depend on summer monsoons to provide ____________________
Harappa & Mohenjo-Daro
some villages grew to become cities; two well-planned cities were ________________________
Pakistan
Harappa & Mohenjo-Daro ar both located in present day _________________________
Mohenjo-Daro
__________________ was larger of the two cities
Indus
Mohenjo-Daro lay along the bank of the ______________ River
above ground
Mohenjo-Daro was built __________________ level to protect it from floods
homes & work shops; public buildings
In Mohenjo-Daro ____________________ were on one side and _______________ on the other side
streets
In Mohenjo-Daro, __________________ separated regular blocks of homes and buildings
drainage system
In Mohenjo-Daro, they also had a well planned _____________________
Aryans
The new comers called themselves _______________, which meant "noble" or "highborn"
Central Asia
Aryans came to India from their home in ____________________
caste system
The Aryan Invasion had a very important result, there was a strict division of classes called the ____________________
mountains
great rivers begins in the ________________
Himalayas
the Indus & the Ganges River both flow from the ___________________
farming
the rivers make ______________ possible in the river valleys