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Asian Geography, Cultures, and Societies
What is the unofficial anthem of Japan
Who is the Prime Minister of Japan?
What is Akihito's reign called?
Who is the Emperor of Japan?
Kimigayo
Shinzo Abe
Heisei Period
Tenno Akihito
What is the unofficial anthem of Japan
Kimigayo
Who is the Prime Minister of Japan?
Shinzo Abe
33 terms
Asian Geography and Culture Studyguide
What is the Capital of India?
Why did Japanese leaders keep their co…
Which of the following is a strong inf…
Shiva, Vishnu, and Brahma are gods in…
New Delhi
To keep the country united
Monsoons
Hinduism
What is the Capital of India?
New Delhi
Why did Japanese leaders keep their co…
To keep the country united
12 terms
Unit 10: Asian Cultural Geography
Mughal Empire
Raj
Nonviolent Resistance
Land reform
The muslim empire established by the early 1500's over much o…
The period of British rile in India, which lasted for nearly…
A movement that uses all means of protest except violence.
The process of breaking up large landholdings to attain a mor…
Mughal Empire
The muslim empire established by the early 1500's over much o…
Raj
The period of British rile in India, which lasted for nearly…
9 terms
Unit 10: Asian Cultural Geography
Raj
Mughal Empire
Green Revolution
Caste system
the period of British rule in India which lasted for nearly 9…
the Muslim empire established by the early 1500's over much o…
an agricultural program launched by scientists in the 1960's…
the Aryan system of social classes in India and one of the co…
Raj
the period of British rule in India which lasted for nearly 9…
Mughal Empire
the Muslim empire established by the early 1500's over much o…
45 terms
Unit 10: Asian Cultural Geography
Aryans
Dravidians
Mughal Empire
Mohandas Gandhi
Indian civilization began in the Indus River Valley (now in P…
Indian civilization began in the Indus Rover Valley (now in P…
established throughout much of India by the early 1500s and s…
great Indian leader that began an opposition movement based o…
Aryans
Indian civilization began in the Indus River Valley (now in P…
Dravidians
Indian civilization began in the Indus Rover Valley (now in P…
27 terms
unit 10: asian cultural geography
Mughal Empire
Raj
Nonviolent Resistance
Land Reform
The Muslim empire established by the early 1500s over much of…
The period of British rule in India, which lasted for nearly…
A movement that uses all means of protest except violence.
The process of breaking up large landholdings to attain a mor…
Mughal Empire
The Muslim empire established by the early 1500s over much of…
Raj
The period of British rule in India, which lasted for nearly…
38 terms
South Asian geography, religions, and cultures
Monsoon
Aryans
Varna
Brahman caste
Seasonal winds (wet and dry)
Nomadic people from the Caucasus who invaded the Indus River…
Caste
Priests
Monsoon
Seasonal winds (wet and dry)
Aryans
Nomadic people from the Caucasus who invaded the Indus River…
15 terms
South Asian Culture, Geography Quiz
Four Major Empires
Nepal
Bhutan
Independence and Partition (from Briti…
Mauryan Empire (324-185 BCE) ... Gupta Empire (400 AD)... Mughal Em…
1768, became a kingdom... 2008, became a Republic
1616, became theocratic state (run by Buddhism)... 1907, became…
1947, left country in pieces... West Pakistan and East Pakistan…
Four Major Empires
Mauryan Empire (324-185 BCE) ... Gupta Empire (400 AD)... Mughal Em…
Nepal
1768, became a kingdom... 2008, became a Republic
41 terms
South Asian Geography, Religions, and Early Culture
Theravada
Mahayana
Brahman
Moksha
Original form of Buddhism, advocates a monastic lifestyle and…
Praises Buddha like a god and branched off from Theravada Bud…
Priest-Kings
The freeing of the atman to return to Brahmin
Theravada
Original form of Buddhism, advocates a monastic lifestyle and…
Mahayana
Praises Buddha like a god and branched off from Theravada Bud…
17 terms
World Cultures Culp Unit 7 Southeast Asian Landforms & Geography Terms
archipelago
Mount Pinatubo
Borneo
Mekong River
a group of many islands in a large body of water
Filipino volcanic island that erupted in 1991 displacing tens…
Third largest island in the world that includes Malaysia, Bru…
A major river that runs from southern China through Laos, Cam…
archipelago
a group of many islands in a large body of water
Mount Pinatubo
Filipino volcanic island that erupted in 1991 displacing tens…
37 terms
Asian Geography and Culture Test-3/11
Which European country ruled India unt…
The founder of Taoism was...
Which religion does the Yin Yang symbo…
This religion stresses morality, ethic…
Great Britain
Lao Tzu
Taoism
Confucianism
Which European country ruled India unt…
Great Britain
The founder of Taoism was...
Lao Tzu
27 terms
Asian Geography
Mount Everest
Himalaya Mountains
Mount Fuji
Ganges River
What is the highest mountain in the world?
A mountain range in South Asia that includes Mount Everest, t…
Located on Honshu Island, the highest mountain in Japan at 3,…
Located in India, this river is considered sacred to Hindus a…
Mount Everest
What is the highest mountain in the world?
Himalaya Mountains
A mountain range in South Asia that includes Mount Everest, t…
19 terms
Asian Geography
China
India
Japan
North Korea
China
India
45 terms
Asian Geography
Afghanistan
Bahrain
Brunei
Bangladesh
Kabul
Manama
Bandar Seri Begawan
Dhaka
Afghanistan
Kabul
Bahrain
Manama
22 terms
Asian Geography
Ganges River
Huang He or Yellow River
Indus River
Mekong River
Located in India, this river is considered sacred to Hindus a…
"China's Sorrow" river in China-river that begins in the Tibe…
A river in South Asia that flows from the Himalayas to the Ar…
A major river that runs from southern China through Laos, Cam…
Ganges River
Located in India, this river is considered sacred to Hindus a…
Huang He or Yellow River
"China's Sorrow" river in China-river that begins in the Tibe…
22 terms
Geography - Asian Countries
Israel
Iraq
Saudi Arabia
Iran
Israel
Iraq
23 terms
Asian Geography
India
Sri Lanka
Nepal
China
India
Sri Lanka
50 terms
Asian Geography
Nepal
Afghanistan
Armenia
Azerbaijan
Kathmandu
Kabul
Yerevan
Baku
Nepal
Kathmandu
Afghanistan
Kabul
48 terms
Asian Geography
Turkey
Georgia
Armenia
Azerbaijan
Ankara
Tbilisi
Yerevan
Baku
Turkey
Ankara
Georgia
Tbilisi
45 terms
Asian Geography
Afghanistan
Bahrain
Brunei
Bangladesh
Afghanistan
Bahrain
45 terms
Asian Geography
Afghanistan
Bahrain
Brunei
Bangladesh
Kabul
Manama
Bandar Seri Begawan
Dhaka
Afghanistan
Kabul
Bahrain
Manama
16 terms
Asian Geography
monsoons
Bay of Bengal
China's Sorrow
Archipelago
seasonal wind patterns that cause wet and dry seasons
the Ganges River flows into this body of water
nickname for the Huang He River because of destructive floods
A chain of islands
monsoons
seasonal wind patterns that cause wet and dry seasons
Bay of Bengal
the Ganges River flows into this body of water
49 terms
Asian Geography
Maldives
India
Pakistan
Afghanistan
Male
New Delhi
Islamanad
Kabul
Maldives
Male
India
New Delhi
28 terms
Asian Geography
Asia
Tokyo
Tokyo
Himalayas
This is the worlds largest continent.
This is the capital of Japan
This is the largest urban area of Asia.
this mountain range extends for about 2,500 kilometers (1,550…
Asia
This is the worlds largest continent.
Tokyo
This is the capital of Japan
9 terms
Asian geography
China
India
Ganges River
Japan
One of the largest countrys in Asia
England owned this Asian country
River holy to Hindus
An island that is mountainous
China
One of the largest countrys in Asia
India
England owned this Asian country
77 terms
Asian Geography-
Afghanistan
Bahrain
Bangladesh
Bhutan
Afghanistan
Bahrain
48 terms
Asian Geography
Middle East
Levant
Siberia
Persia
Middle East
Levant
80 terms
Asian Geography - Review
Mountains influence...
Himalayas
Western Ghats
Eastern Ghats
population, settlements, movement, and climate.
Large mountain range running through parts of Afghanistan, Pa…
Mountain range on Western side of southern India.
Mountain range on Eastern side of southern India.
Mountains influence...
population, settlements, movement, and climate.
Himalayas
Large mountain range running through parts of Afghanistan, Pa…
17 terms
Asian Culture
procrastination, procrastinate
stingy
witty
gallant
Intentionally putting off doing something that should be done
not wanting to spend money, the opposite of generous
smart and funny
Brave and noble
procrastination, procrastinate
Intentionally putting off doing something that should be done
stingy
not wanting to spend money, the opposite of generous
46 terms
asian geography
siberia
mongolia
indian sub continent
persia
siberia
mongolia
44 terms
Asian Geography
The Huang He
Dongbei
The Takla Makan
The North China Plain
Northern river in China (Yellow River)
Northeast China (Manchuria)
Desert in NorthWest China
Plain in the West of China between Yellow and Yangtze Rivers
The Huang He
Northern river in China (Yellow River)
Dongbei
Northeast China (Manchuria)
12 terms
Asian Geography
Himalayas
Gobi Desert
Indus River
Brahmaputra
The mountain range south of Central China... Is the Mountain Ran…
The desert north of Central China... It overlaps into Mongolia
Runs through Pakistan
River north of Nepal and Bhutan ... Is just south of the Himalayas
Himalayas
The mountain range south of Central China... Is the Mountain Ran…
Gobi Desert
The desert north of Central China... It overlaps into Mongolia
Asian Geography
Name this country in Asia, which has a…
Name this Middle Eastern country whose…
Name this Asian country known for its…
Name this Asian country that historica…
Kyrgyzstan
Turkey
Russia
Mongolia
Name this country in Asia, which has a…
Kyrgyzstan
Name this Middle Eastern country whose…
Turkey
14 terms
Semester 1 Final: Cultural Geography: Central and Southwest Asian Countries + Capitals
Bahrain
Cyprus
Iran
Iraq
Manama
Nicosia
Tehran
Baghdad
Bahrain
Manama
Cyprus
Nicosia
26 terms
South/Southeast Asian Geography
Ganges River
Indus River
Hindu-Kush Mountains
Himalayan Mountains
Ganges River
Indus River
31 terms
Asian cultures
Ghazi
Ottoman
Sultan
Devshime
...
...
...
...
Ghazi
...
Ottoman
...
30 terms
asian cultures
Ghazi
Mehemd II
Ottoman
Suleyman the Law Giver
A turk who identified as a warrior, for Islam who formed mili…
Achieved the most dramatic feat. Took over control on Constan…
Followers by Othmans he was of of the most successful Ghazi
Under his rule the Ottoman empire reached its peak size. Crea…
Ghazi
A turk who identified as a warrior, for Islam who formed mili…
Mehemd II
Achieved the most dramatic feat. Took over control on Constan…
49 terms
Asian Culture
Afghanistan
Armenia
Azerbaijan
Bahrain
Kabul
Yerevan
Baku
Manama
Afghanistan
Kabul
Armenia
Yerevan
19 terms
Asian Cultures
The Concept of Asia
Concepts of essentialism/Said's orient…
What's the 5000 years of civilization?
3 fundamental values of the Chinese pe…
boundary line between Asia and Europe. Asia is an idea, a def…
Became a pejorative word regarding non-western peoples and cu…
Agriculture based
list collectivism, large power distance, intragroup harmony
The Concept of Asia
boundary line between Asia and Europe. Asia is an idea, a def…
Concepts of essentialism/Said's orient…
Became a pejorative word regarding non-western peoples and cu…
23 terms
Asian Political Geography - Rhodenizer
Afghanistan
Pakistan
Nepal
India
South Asia
South Asia
South Asia
South Asia
Afghanistan
South Asia
Pakistan
South Asia
25 terms
Asian Physical Geography - Rhodenizer
Mountains influence...
Himalayas
Western Ghats
Eastern Ghats
population, settlements, movement, and climate.
Large mountain range running through parts of Afghanistan, Pa…
Mountain range on Western side of southern India.
Mountain range on Eastern side of southern India.
Mountains influence...
population, settlements, movement, and climate.
Himalayas
Large mountain range running through parts of Afghanistan, Pa…
10 terms
Asian Culture
Pagodas
Kofun
Terracotta Warriors
Kami
Korean burial marker locating a nearby temple
A key-like burial mound in Japan
An entire city of statues found in China
Sacred spirits in Shintoism
Pagodas
Korean burial marker locating a nearby temple
Kofun
A key-like burial mound in Japan
23 terms
Asian Geography
Afghanistan
Bangladesh
Bhutan
Burma (Myanmar)
Kabul
Dhaka
Thimphu
Rangoon
Afghanistan
Kabul
Bangladesh
Dhaka
20 terms
Asian Geography
Himalayas and Hindu Kush
Khyber Pass
Indo-Gangetic Plain
Rivers in South Asia
advantage: gives South Asia (India) separation to develop its…
dangerous when people cross them; cuts through the Hindu Kush
northern plain; a good place to live in India; consists of 3…
sacred to the people of South Asia
Himalayas and Hindu Kush
advantage: gives South Asia (India) separation to develop its…
Khyber Pass
dangerous when people cross them; cuts through the Hindu Kush
35 terms
Asian cultures
Tiger (chinese)
Elephant (chinese)
Monkey (chinese)
Peacock (chinese)
Courage
Strength
Success
Dignity
Tiger (chinese)
Courage
Elephant (chinese)
Strength
48 terms
Asian Culture
TAOISM = DAOISM
Lao Tzu
Focus is on
Yang
"Tao" means "Way" or "Path" from China during 500's BC
is the founder who established the religion of Taoism
"living in harmony with nature" ... don't follow man-made syste…
warm, positive, masculine, light
TAOISM = DAOISM
"Tao" means "Way" or "Path" from China during 500's BC
Lao Tzu
is the founder who established the religion of Taoism
19 terms
Asian Culture
National level
Regional level
Gender level
Generation level
Assoc with nation as a whole
Assoc with ethnic, linguistic or religious differences that e…
Assoc with gender differences (female vs. female)
Assoc with differences between grandparent and parents, paren…
National level
Assoc with nation as a whole
Regional level
Assoc with ethnic, linguistic or religious differences that e…
12 terms
Asian culture
Hinduism
Vedas
Upanishads
Bhagavad gita
Thenoldest of all man world religion still practice
Worlds older religion text
Last of the vedas
Main ethical text
Hinduism
Thenoldest of all man world religion still practice
Vedas
Worlds older religion text
37 terms
Asian Cultures
Islam
Muslim
Mujahideen
Osama Bin Laden
religion of Muslims
the followers of Islam
guerilla fighters; against Islamic countries
leader of a Taliban group;9/11
Islam
religion of Muslims
Muslim
the followers of Islam
Asian Cultures
Ikebana
Origami
Tai Chi
Haiku
Japanese flower arrangement which usually carries out a minim…
Japanese paper folding
Form of exercise developed in China
Short Japanese poems with focus of nature
Ikebana
Japanese flower arrangement which usually carries out a minim…
Origami
Japanese paper folding
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