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Asian Studies Chapter 2 Test
Capitals
Bindusara
Lotus
Deccan
The tops of Ashokan pillars
Son and successor of CM
The Ashoka lion capital rests on one of these: a Buddhist sym…
The plateau that divides the far south from the north of India
Capitals
The tops of Ashokan pillars
Bindusara
Son and successor of CM
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Asian Studies Chapter 2 Quiz 2
Chandra Gupta II
Fashien
Aryabhata
Shakuntala
Ruled over the Golden Age of the Gupta Dynasty
A Chinese Buddhist monk whose diaries tell us of life int the…
The greatest mathematician and astronomer of the Gupta Dynasty
The "Shakespeare of India"'s most famous work.
Chandra Gupta II
Ruled over the Golden Age of the Gupta Dynasty
Fashien
A Chinese Buddhist monk whose diaries tell us of life int the…
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Asian Studies Chapter 2 Quiz 2
Chandra Gupta II
Fashien
Aryabhata
Shakuntala
Ruled over the Golden Age of the Gupta Dynasty
A Chinese Buddhist monk whose diaries tell us of life int the…
The greatest mathematician and astronomer of the Gupta Dynasty
The "Shakespeare of India"'s most famous work.
Chandra Gupta II
Ruled over the Golden Age of the Gupta Dynasty
Fashien
A Chinese Buddhist monk whose diaries tell us of life int the…
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African Asian - Chapter 2
zoroaster
cuneiform
nebuchnezzar
sargon
a religious figure who introduced the ideas of a single use g…
the form of writing composed of wedge-shaped marks on clay ta…
the ruler who is thought to have built the hanging gardens of…
the ruler who created the worlds first empire
zoroaster
a religious figure who introduced the ideas of a single use g…
cuneiform
the form of writing composed of wedge-shaped marks on clay ta…
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Asian studies chapter 1 and 2
What was the most significant geograph…
Explain the caste system and how it ca…
Dharma
Dalits
Rivers 1)gave the people water ... 2) helped them water their cr…
Religious because it people follow it to reach the goal which…
Moral responsibility
Street sweepers
What was the most significant geograph…
Rivers 1)gave the people water ... 2) helped them water their cr…
Explain the caste system and how it ca…
Religious because it people follow it to reach the goal which…
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Chapter 2 south east Asian
Civilization
Irrigate
Emperor
Dynasty
Society with cities, a central government, social classes,and…
To supply dry land with water by using ditches or canals
Ruler of widespread lands
Series of rulers from the same family. Usually Chinese histor…
Civilization
Society with cities, a central government, social classes,and…
Irrigate
To supply dry land with water by using ditches or canals
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Chapter 2: The East Asian World
Hong Wu
Qing
Hangul
Yong Le; forbidden city
overthrew the Mongol dynasty
dynasty that takes over after the Ming
Korean written language
Who built the imperial city? What else was it called?
Hong Wu
overthrew the Mongol dynasty
Qing
dynasty that takes over after the Ming
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Chapter 2 Vocabulary: The Asian Sages
Ascetic
Bodhisattva
Eightfold Path
Four Noble Truths
Individual who turns away from pleasure and severely limits a…
enlightened being who voluntarily postpones his own nirvana i…
Buddha's prescription for rooting out suffering.
Foundation of Buddha's teachings:(1) exist is to suffer (2) s…
Ascetic
Individual who turns away from pleasure and severely limits a…
Bodhisattva
enlightened being who voluntarily postpones his own nirvana i…
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Afro Asian Chapter 2 Review
1. The ruler of Akkad who conquered st…
2. The probable purpose of the clay ta…
3. The cultivation of rice in East Asi…
4. Early Jomon culture defies the assu…
Sargon
celebrate
Civilizations emerged independently based on different crops
village life and agriculture
1. The ruler of Akkad who conquered st…
Sargon
2. The probable purpose of the clay ta…
celebrate
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East Asian Economies CHapter 2
When does Japan become an advanced ind…
Economic growth comes from 3 sources:
Elements of the Japanese System:
Reality of the Bubble Period 1987-1991
1974 and since then, Japan has been slowing down
increase in labor, capital stock, and productivity
Bank-centered financial system (bonds, stock market weak and…
Unusually low interest rates, speculative bubble in real esta…
When does Japan become an advanced ind…
1974 and since then, Japan has been slowing down
Economic growth comes from 3 sources:
increase in labor, capital stock, and productivity
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Asian Studies - China Chapter 1 & 2
Pangu
3 Equally Awesome Rulers
Eight Trigrams
Yellow Emperor
(Legend) The first man, lived 8,000 years, created the earth…
lords of heaven, earth, and man
First form of writing, symbols for heaven, earth, fire, water…
(Legend) Desired social order, first to make silk in China an…
Pangu
(Legend) The first man, lived 8,000 years, created the earth…
3 Equally Awesome Rulers
lords of heaven, earth, and man
asian studies chapter 7
nabobs
East India Company
Mir Jafar
Mercantilist Theory
a Muslim official or governor under the Mogul empire
(1600-1858) a private company that was granted a trading mono…
first Nawab of Bengal under British rule > he conspired with…
governmantal regulation of a nation's economy for the purpose…
nabobs
a Muslim official or governor under the Mogul empire
East India Company
(1600-1858) a private company that was granted a trading mono…
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Asian studies chapter 4
_ was the greatest ruler of the Kushan…
Hinayanists believed that people shoul…
The _ are the Central Asian Nomads who…
After the great council Buddhism was d…
Kanishka
Arhat
Kushans
Mahayana
_ was the greatest ruler of the Kushan…
Kanishka
Hinayanists believed that people shoul…
Arhat
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African Asian chapter 2 terms 21-40
Phalanx
chaldeans
hitties
enlil
is a body of troops or police officers, standing or moving in…
they were known as astronomers and astrologers
are members of ancient people who established an empire in As…
is the king of Sumerian gods and the gods of the air
Phalanx
is a body of troops or police officers, standing or moving in…
chaldeans
they were known as astronomers and astrologers
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Asian Studies Chapter 1
Culture
Nuclear Family
Monotheism
Polytheism
All things that make up a person's entire way of life
Includes a wife husband and children
Worship of one god
Worship of multiple gods
Culture
All things that make up a person's entire way of life
Nuclear Family
Includes a wife husband and children
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Social Studies Chapter 2
landform
erosion
geography
climate map
a shape or feature on the earth's surface
the way wind or water wears away the land bit by bit
the study of people, places, and the earth
a map that shows the weather of an area over a long period of…
landform
a shape or feature on the earth's surface
erosion
the way wind or water wears away the land bit by bit
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Asian studies chapter 7
satyagraha
Swadeshi
Sitting dharna
Hartal
peaceful demonstrations
Boycott of British goods
Fasting until death
A day set aside for praying and nothing else
satyagraha
peaceful demonstrations
Swadeshi
Boycott of British goods
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Social Studies Chapter 2
hunter-gatherers
bands
nomad
migration
Early humans that hunted animals and gathered plants for food…
several groups of families that were hunter-gatherers
people that move from place to place
the act of moving from place to another usually to hunt
hunter-gatherers
Early humans that hunted animals and gathered plants for food…
bands
several groups of families that were hunter-gatherers
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Chapter 2 african Asian terms 1-20
mesopotamia
sumer
the epic of gilgamesh
hierarchy
mean "between the rivers"
the worlds first civilization developed on southeaster Mesopo…
describes a great flood that destroys the world
is a system of ranking groups hat each Sumerian city-state had.
mesopotamia
mean "between the rivers"
sumer
the worlds first civilization developed on southeaster Mesopo…
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Asian Studies Test Chapter 4
Three Jewels of Buddhism
Theravadists
Mahayanists
Kanishka
Theravadists constantly uttered this; "I take refuge in the B…
Those who insisted on a close adherence to the teachings of G…
Those who sought to humanize and emotionalize Buddhist ideas
Greatest ruler of the Kushan people who ruled from 120-162 A.D.
Three Jewels of Buddhism
Theravadists constantly uttered this; "I take refuge in the B…
Theravadists
Those who insisted on a close adherence to the teachings of G…
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Social Studies- Chapter 2
Viking's Longship
Jacques Cartier
Enslaved Africans
Columbian Exchange
ships that could be easily manuvered
Led France to North America
Traded
Trade from North America and Europe
Viking's Longship
ships that could be easily manuvered
Jacques Cartier
Led France to North America
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Social Studies Chapter 2
US Army
Antique
Assembly Line
Bicycle
Didn't want to buy the Wright Brothers invention because of w…
something made a long time ago
Each worker does one part of the job instead of the entire jo…
popular form of transportation from the 1880s to the 1890s
US Army
Didn't want to buy the Wright Brothers invention because of w…
Antique
something made a long time ago
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Asian Studies Exam 2
Malaysia
East Timor
The Dalit
The Partition
Nation with the highest GINI index and highest fertility rate
Newest nation in Asia
General term to describe castes in India
The creation of independent Pakistan from India
Malaysia
Nation with the highest GINI index and highest fertility rate
East Timor
Newest nation in Asia
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ND Studies Chapter 2
45 degrees North latitude
49 degrees North latitude
97 degrees West Longitude
104 degrees West longitude
Southern border of North Dakota
Northern border of North Dakota
Eastern border of North Dakota
Western border of North Dakota
45 degrees North latitude
Southern border of North Dakota
49 degrees North latitude
Northern border of North Dakota
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Asian Studies Exam 2
Collectivization (1950s)
Mao's Campaigns (1949-1976)
Let a Hundred Flowers Bloom (1956)
Great Leap Forward (1958)
was one of the first big programs of the new formed country//…
Collectivization (1950s)... Let a Hundred Flowers Bloom (1956)…
was an opportunity for people to give honest feedback. turned…
industrialize more... backyard furnaces... Misreporting & disaste…
Collectivization (1950s)
was one of the first big programs of the new formed country//…
Mao's Campaigns (1949-1976)
Collectivization (1950s)... Let a Hundred Flowers Bloom (1956)…
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Social Studies - Chapter 2
location
mountain range
continent
globe
the place where something is found
a large group of mountains
the largest land areas on Earth
a model of the planet Earth
location
the place where something is found
mountain range
a large group of mountains
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Chapter 2 social studies
Thematic map
vegetation map
physical features map
climate
A map that shows population density, vegetation zones, climat…
A map that shows where different things grow
shows landforms and bodies of water
pattern of weather for a long period of time
Thematic map
A map that shows population density, vegetation zones, climat…
vegetation map
A map that shows where different things grow
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Asian Studies #2
Yangshao
Yellow River
Xia
Shang
A prehistoric society that took place during 5000-3000 bce. T…
It connected Tibet to the Yellow Sea. There were fertile, lig…
The earliest dynasty (2200 bce). This was the dynasty where i…
1766-1122 BCE. This dynasty was the one that monopolized on b…
Yangshao
A prehistoric society that took place during 5000-3000 bce. T…
Yellow River
It connected Tibet to the Yellow Sea. There were fertile, lig…
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Social Studies Chapter 2
civilizations
polytheism
society
empire
groups of people who have a complex and organized society wit…
the worship of many gods
An organized community with established rules and traditions…
a large territory, consisting of many different places all un…
civilizations
groups of people who have a complex and organized society wit…
polytheism
the worship of many gods
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Social Studies Chapter 2
civilization
theory
confederation
division of labor
a group of people with ways of life, religion and learning
an idea based on study and research
a loose group of government working together
work that is divided so that it is possible to produce more g…
civilization
a group of people with ways of life, religion and learning
theory
an idea based on study and research
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Asian studies test 2
old buddhism
mahayana buddhism
the third 500 years
3 jewels of buddhism
life of buddha and mauryan empire... Hinayana Buddhism (lesser)…
1-500... bodhisattvas (fully enlightened saints)... no longer just…
tantra buddhism
1. i take refuge in the buddha... 2. i take refuge in the dharma…
old buddhism
life of buddha and mauryan empire... Hinayana Buddhism (lesser)…
mahayana buddhism
1-500... bodhisattvas (fully enlightened saints)... no longer just…
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Chapter 2 MS Studies-
Maize
Calumet
20
Chickasaw
The utmost important crop for Native Americans
Important meetings were started by smoking this; peace pipe
There were at least this many tribes in what is now MS.
The most prominent tribes in MS were the Choctaw, Natchez, an…
Maize
The utmost important crop for Native Americans
Calumet
Important meetings were started by smoking this; peace pipe
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Asian Studies Exam 2
dao
Dao de Jing
Lao Tzu
wu- wei
the way
(philosophy) quietness, low position, oneness w/ nature, spon…
philosopher and poet of ancient China; explanation for harmon…
non-action
dao
the way
Dao de Jing
(philosophy) quietness, low position, oneness w/ nature, spon…
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Asian Studies Exam 2
Intracolonials and their experiences i…
U.S. colonials - definition and who is…
Treaty of Paris 1898 and U.S. possessi…
Education, employment, and experiences…
1. Intracolonial are colonized people living in a second colo…
- U.S colonial is defined as "all groups who have come under…
-Treaty of Paris 1898: concluding the spanish-american war wh…
-They were monitored to see if threat deemed real. Got Intel,…
Intracolonials and their experiences i…
1. Intracolonial are colonized people living in a second colo…
U.S. colonials - definition and who is…
- U.S colonial is defined as "all groups who have come under…
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Asian Studies Test 2
What is the century of shame and humil…
Who fought in the opium war?
What was the opium war over?
Who won the opium war?
all of the wars and events where the chinese lose or don't ge…
the chinese and the british
opium and trading routes
the british
What is the century of shame and humil…
all of the wars and events where the chinese lose or don't ge…
Who fought in the opium war?
the chinese and the british
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Asian Studies 2
education leads to
Confucianism central assumption
kong fuzi teachings
ancestors,
correct behaviour, not bad behaviour
behaviour, doctrine - humans inherently malleable
master kong, sayings
ancestors had correct behaviour
education leads to
correct behaviour, not bad behaviour
Confucianism central assumption
behaviour, doctrine - humans inherently malleable
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Social Studies Chapter 2
descendant
agriculture
dugout canoe
shamon
a child, grandchild, grandchild, great- grandchild, and son,…
the planting and growing of crops for food
A boat made by hollowing out a tree trunk
A spiritual leader in a Native American group who performs re…
descendant
a child, grandchild, grandchild, great- grandchild, and son,…
agriculture
the planting and growing of crops for food
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Asian Studies Test #2
Yangshao
Yellow River
Xia
Shang
Earlierst villiage we have found in the prehistoric society f…
River running 3000 through Tibet all the way through China to…
Earliest dynasty (2200 bc); first to have a hereditary monarc…
Early dynasty #2 (1766-1122 bc); used oracle bones and we kno…
Yangshao
Earlierst villiage we have found in the prehistoric society f…
Yellow River
River running 3000 through Tibet all the way through China to…
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Social Studies Chapter 2 Vocabulary
origin stories
pictograph
migration
environment
A tale that a group of people tells about where they came fro…
a picture that represents an important event or idea
The movement of people from one country/area of the world to…
The natural surroundings of a place, including land, water, a…
origin stories
A tale that a group of people tells about where they came fro…
pictograph
a picture that represents an important event or idea
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Social Studies Chapter 2
canopy road
citrus fruit
conserve
coral reef
A road that passes beneath a canopy, or archway, or tall, mos…
A fruit that grows on trees in warm climates.
Using a resource wisely or limited.
Structures in the ocean that are formed from the shells of ti…
canopy road
A road that passes beneath a canopy, or archway, or tall, mos…
citrus fruit
A fruit that grows on trees in warm climates.
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Social Studies Chapter 2 Vocabulary
agriculture
council
culture
native
farming
a group of people who make rules or laws
the way a group of people live.
born in a place
agriculture
farming
council
a group of people who make rules or laws
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Social Studies Chapter 2
Natural Resource
Mineral
Aqueducts
Canal
Something from nature that people can use, such as trees, wat…
a natural resource found inside Earth
Large pipes that water is brought to dry areas through
a waterway dug across land
Natural Resource
Something from nature that people can use, such as trees, wat…
Mineral
a natural resource found inside Earth
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Chapter 2 Social Studies
Mountain
Hills
Plateau
Plains
Landforms that rise usually more than 2,000 ft. above sea lev…
Landform that is lower and less steep then a mountain.
Landform that is a large, elevated piece of flat land.
Landforms that are large areas of flat or gently rolling land.
Mountain
Landforms that rise usually more than 2,000 ft. above sea lev…
Hills
Landform that is lower and less steep then a mountain.
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Social Studies - Chapter 2
cavern
mineral
evaporate
ice age
underground cave
material obtained by mining, such as coal or gold
change from a liquid to a gas
a period of time when Earth was much colder than it is today
cavern
underground cave
mineral
material obtained by mining, such as coal or gold
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Social studies chapter 2
rural
suburb
suburban
urban
having to do with the countryside, farms and small towns
a smaller community built near a larger city
having to do with smaller communities around cities
having to do with a city
rural
having to do with the countryside, farms and small towns
suburb
a smaller community built near a larger city
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Asian Studies Test #2
Vijayanagara and Orissa
Shakuntala and Harsha carita
Muzuri's temple to Augustus, gold coin…
Delhi, Agra, Fatehpur Sikri
Empires representative of regional variation in Hinduism and…
A play and a biography written during the Gupta and Harsha pe…
Signs of Roman trade with southern India
Capitals of the Mughal empire
Vijayanagara and Orissa
Empires representative of regional variation in Hinduism and…
Shakuntala and Harsha carita
A play and a biography written during the Gupta and Harsha pe…
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Social Studies Chapter 2
scale
map key
line of latitude
line of longitude
a diagram that shows the relationship between distances on a…
an explanation of what the symbols on a map stand for
an imaginary line that runs east and west around the globe; a…
an imaginary line that runs around the globe between the Nort…
scale
a diagram that shows the relationship between distances on a…
map key
an explanation of what the symbols on a map stand for
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Social Studies - chapter 2
environment
renewable resource
nonrenewable resource
fuel
The surroundings in which people, animals and plants live
natural resources that can be replaced or resused
natural resources that cannot be replaced
a substance burned as a source of heat and power such as coal…
environment
The surroundings in which people, animals and plants live
renewable resource
natural resources that can be replaced or resused
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Asian Studies Exam #2
Daoism
What has Daoism influenced?
Describe the gods in Daoism
Where does religious Daoism exist?
one of the original systems of thought created in ancient Chi…
buddhist thought in China, particularly Zen, with its use of…
many colorful gods... stories about their special powers, their…
in all chinese communities world wide
Daoism
one of the original systems of thought created in ancient Chi…
What has Daoism influenced?
buddhist thought in China, particularly Zen, with its use of…
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Chapter 2 Study Guide
Lake Pontchartrain
Weather
Climate
Flatwoods
The largest natural lake in Louisiana is _______________
This measures the current conditions of the atmosphere.
This is the average temperature over a long period of time.
The __________ area is covered with pine forest and was nickn…
Lake Pontchartrain
The largest natural lake in Louisiana is _______________
Weather
This measures the current conditions of the atmosphere.
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