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52 terms
History-Civilization in India and China
Subcontinent
Monsoon
Sanskrit
Caste System
A large landmass that is smaller than a continent
Seasonal wind patterns that cause wet and dry seasons
The most important language of ancient India
Divided Indian society into groups based on a person's birth,…
Subcontinent
A large landmass that is smaller than a continent
Monsoon
Seasonal wind patterns that cause wet and dry seasons
47 terms
world history india/china civilizations
filial piety
vedas
aryan
stupas
respect for one's parents/elders/ancestors
most ancient religious texts that define truth
nomadic warriors that conquered Indus valley
buddhist memorials
filial piety
respect for one's parents/elders/ancestors
vedas
most ancient religious texts that define truth
29 terms
Early Civilization of India History India and China Test
Indian subcontinents are dived into wh…
Which mountains were in India?
What type of culture did India have?
What is the Gangetic Plains?
Gangetic plain (fertile, north)... Dry deccan plain (central Ind…
Hindu Kush and the Himalayas
Distinct culture
South of the Himalayas, fertile regions, The Indus river carr…
Indian subcontinents are dived into wh…
Gangetic plain (fertile, north)... Dry deccan plain (central Ind…
Which mountains were in India?
Hindu Kush and the Himalayas
25 terms
Classical Civilizations of India & China
Aryans
Ashoka
Buddha
Caste System
during the Vedic and Epic ages these Indo-European migrants d…
greatest Mauryan ruler; grandson of Chandragupta Maurya; exte…
creator of a major Indian and Asian religion; born in the 6th…
system was a basically simple division of society into four c…
Aryans
during the Vedic and Epic ages these Indo-European migrants d…
Ashoka
greatest Mauryan ruler; grandson of Chandragupta Maurya; exte…
105 terms
early civilizations of china and india
caste
atman
moksha
reincarnation
social group
essential self
union with brahman
rebirth of soul in another bodily form
caste
social group
atman
essential self
14 terms
World History - early civilizations in India and China
India
land forms in India
Monsoons
Main 4 Crops in India
know as a subcontinent and very distinct country
Mountains, Rivers, and Deserts
seasonal winds (Defining feature of Indian life)
Rice, Wheat, Cotton, and Sugarcane
India
know as a subcontinent and very distinct country
land forms in India
Mountains, Rivers, and Deserts
38 terms
Ch. 2 and 3 AP World History (Classical Civilizations: China and India)
Aryans
Brahmans
Varnas
Buddha
Indo-European speaking nomads who entered India from the Cent…
One of the varnas in the Hindu caste system; the priestly cla…
The social divisions of the Aryan Society that included from…
An Indian prince named Siddhartha Gautama, who renounced his…
Aryans
Indo-European speaking nomads who entered India from the Cent…
Brahmans
One of the varnas in the Hindu caste system; the priestly cla…
61 terms
World History Test (India;China;Trading Civilizations)
What were India's two earliest civiliz…
Where were they located
what type of government
Where is Classical India located
Harappa & Moohenjo-Daro
Along the Indus River Valley
strong central government
Between the Indus & Ganges River Valley
What were India's two earliest civiliz…
Harappa & Moohenjo-Daro
Where were they located
Along the Indus River Valley
88 terms
Ch. 2 and 3 AP World History (Classical Civilizations: China and India)
Ajanta
Ellora
Ramayana
Gangetic Plains
Place where Buddhist artists painted rich murals in cave temp…
One of India's( along with Ajanta) most important holy sites…
One of two classical Hindu epics written in Sanskrit telling…
Most populated area of India; Place where the Aryans searched…
Ajanta
Place where Buddhist artists painted rich murals in cave temp…
Ellora
One of India's( along with Ajanta) most important holy sites…
21 terms
Classical Civilization: China and India
Vedas
Aryans
Indus River
Ganges River
Ancient Sanskrit writings that are the earliest sacred texts…
nomads from Europe and Asia who migrated to India and finally…
found in western India, home of first civilization in India
river found in eastern India, sacred to the Hindu religion
Vedas
Ancient Sanskrit writings that are the earliest sacred texts…
Aryans
nomads from Europe and Asia who migrated to India and finally…
22 terms
India & China Classical Civilizations
Mauryan Empire
Gupta Empire
Asoka
Religious Toleration
First empire in India; extended religious toleration and impr…
India's Golden Age; achievements in math, art, metallurgy and…
Ruler of the Mauryan Empire who encouraged toleration and pos…
A recognition of people's rights to hold different religious…
Mauryan Empire
First empire in India; extended religious toleration and impr…
Gupta Empire
India's Golden Age; achievements in math, art, metallurgy and…
30 terms
***Civilizations of Persia, India, and China
What was the main Persian religion?
Where was Persia built?
What did Persia develop?
What did Persia tolerate?
Zoroastrianism
on earlier Central Asian and Mesopotamian civilizations
The largest empire in the world
conquered people
What was the main Persian religion?
Zoroastrianism
Where was Persia built?
on earlier Central Asian and Mesopotamian civilizations
38 terms
Ch. 2 and 3 AP World History (Classical Civilizations: China and India)
Aryans
Brahmans
Varnas
Buddha
Indo-European speaking nomads who entered India from the Cent…
One of the varnas in the Hindu caste system; the priestly cla…
The social divisions of the Aryan Society that included from…
An Indian prince named Siddhartha Gautama, who renounced his…
Aryans
Indo-European speaking nomads who entered India from the Cent…
Brahmans
One of the varnas in the Hindu caste system; the priestly cla…
38 terms
Ch. 2 and 3 AP World History (Classical Civilizations: China and India)
Aryans
Brahmans
Varnas
Buddha
Indo-European speaking nomads who entered India from the Cent…
One of the varnas in the Hindu caste system; the priestly cla…
The social divisions of the Aryan Society that included from…
An Indian prince named Siddhartha Gautama, who renounced his…
Aryans
Indo-European speaking nomads who entered India from the Cent…
Brahmans
One of the varnas in the Hindu caste system; the priestly cla…
38 terms
Early civilizations in India and china
subcontinent
snow covered mountains in the north
plateau
monsoon
a large landmass that juts out from a continent.
hindu kush... hmalayas
raised areas of level land
a seasonal wind
subcontinent
a large landmass that juts out from a continent.
snow covered mountains in the north
hindu kush... hmalayas
44 terms
Ch. 2 and 3 AP World History (Classical Civilizations: China and India)
Ramayana
Aryans
Brahmans
varnas
One of two classical Hindu epics written in Sanskrit telling…
Indo-European speaking nomads who entered India from the Cent…
One of the varnas in the Hindu caste system; the priestly cla…
The social divisions of the Aryan Society that included from…
Ramayana
One of two classical Hindu epics written in Sanskrit telling…
Aryans
Indo-European speaking nomads who entered India from the Cent…
15 terms
Early Civilizations in India and China
Caste
clan
feudalism
ideograph
social group into which people are born and from which they c…
a group of families who claim a common ancestor
system of government in which local lords goverened their own…
sign that expresses a thought or idea
Caste
social group into which people are born and from which they c…
clan
a group of families who claim a common ancestor
35 terms
Ch. 2 and 3 AP World History (Classical Civilizations: China and India)
Aryans
Buddha
Buddhism
Himalayas
Indo-European speaking nomads who entered India from the Cent…
An Indian prince named Siddhartha Gautama, who renounced his…
The teaching of Buddha that life is permeated with suffering…
The highest mountains in the world, which stretch along north…
Aryans
Indo-European speaking nomads who entered India from the Cent…
Buddha
An Indian prince named Siddhartha Gautama, who renounced his…
33 terms
Classical Civilizations of India & China
Aryans
Ashoka
Buddha
Caste System
during the Vedic and Epic ages these Indo-European migrants d…
greatest Mauryan ruler; grandson of Chandragupta Maurya; exte…
creator of a major Indian and Asian religion; born in the 6th…
system was a basically simple division of society into four c…
Aryans
during the Vedic and Epic ages these Indo-European migrants d…
Ashoka
greatest Mauryan ruler; grandson of Chandragupta Maurya; exte…
35 terms
World History: China & India
Ahimsa
Karma
Ganges River
Indus River
non-violence, everything is aspect of Brahman and should be r…
actions that affect fate in next life
India
India
Ahimsa
non-violence, everything is aspect of Brahman and should be r…
Karma
actions that affect fate in next life
34 terms
Civilizations of India & China
Aryana
Ashoka
Buddha
Caste System
during the Vedic and Epic ages these Indo-European migrants d…
greatest Mauryan ruler; grandson of Chandragupta Maurya; exte…
creator of a major Indian and Asian religion; born in the 6th…
system was a basically simple division of society into four c…
Aryana
during the Vedic and Epic ages these Indo-European migrants d…
Ashoka
greatest Mauryan ruler; grandson of Chandragupta Maurya; exte…
88 terms
Ch. 2 and 3 AP World History (Classical Civilizations: China and India)
Ajanta
Ellora
Ramayana
Gangetic Plains
Place where Buddhist artists painted rich murals in cave temp…
One of India's( along with Ajanta) most important holy sites…
One of two classical Hindu epics written in Sanskrit telling…
Most populated area of India; Place where the Aryans searched…
Ajanta
Place where Buddhist artists painted rich murals in cave temp…
Ellora
One of India's( along with Ajanta) most important holy sites…
9 terms
Early Civilizations (India and China)
Geography
Harappan Civilization
Aryan Civilization
Caste System
Around the Indus Valley
-Around the Indus Valley (Access to land/sea)... -One of the fir…
-Came to India from the Middle East... -Took over Indus Valley…
Ranked people in society into different castes (social classes)
Geography
Around the Indus Valley
Harappan Civilization
-Around the Indus Valley (Access to land/sea)... -One of the fir…
25 terms
Classical civilizations: China and India
Bhagavad Gita
Mahabharate
Caste System
Brahmins
part of one of the most important writings in the Hindu tradi…
emphasize carrying out ones duty as determined by ones birth…
based on the Portuguese word casta, and the system of social…
Priestly and learned class, were spiritual leaders, and teach…
Bhagavad Gita
part of one of the most important writings in the Hindu tradi…
Mahabharate
emphasize carrying out ones duty as determined by ones birth…
57 terms
World History: Chapters 3-4 "Nile Civilizations, Ancient India and China"
India Geography
advantages and disadvantages of monsoons
Design of the Indus Valley cities Hara…
Why is it difficult for historians to…
Society developed on the NORTHERN PLAINS... On the INDUS RIVER... H…
-they helped AGRICULTURE ... -could devastate crops and communit…
-Gridded streets and and avenues ... -Had public sewage system... -…
Historians cannot yet read their dialect
India Geography
Society developed on the NORTHERN PLAINS... On the INDUS RIVER... H…
advantages and disadvantages of monsoons
-they helped AGRICULTURE ... -could devastate crops and communit…
13 terms
Classical Civilizations In India and China
Gupta
Mauryan
pax Sinica
jainism
the second (and last) major indian dynasty of the classical era
the dynasty that emerged in the 4th century BCE
the period during and following Wudi's rule
drew ideas first expressed in the traditional hindu texts kno…
Gupta
the second (and last) major indian dynasty of the classical era
Mauryan
the dynasty that emerged in the 4th century BCE
34 terms
Classical Civilizations of India and China
Aryans
Ashoka
Buddha
Caste System
during the Vedic and Epic ages these Indo-European migrants d…
greatest Mauryan ruler; grandson of Chandragupta Maurya;exten…
creator of a major Indian and Asian religion; born in the 6th…
system was a basically simple division of society into four c…
Aryans
during the Vedic and Epic ages these Indo-European migrants d…
Ashoka
greatest Mauryan ruler; grandson of Chandragupta Maurya;exten…
16 terms
Early Civilizations of India and China
Indian subcontinent
core
mountains, Himalaya
Ganges River
The __ is located along the southern edge of Asia
Its diverse geography has a number of __ regions
In the north are the highest __ in the world, the __
Just south of the Himalaya is the rich valley of the __, one…
Indian subcontinent
The __ is located along the southern edge of Asia
core
Its diverse geography has a number of __ regions
49 terms
Classical Civilizations in India and China
one of the most important writings in…
Aryan people developed this; very well…
Aryans originally used this word meani…
top of caste system; priestly and lear…
Bhagavad Gita
caste system
varna
brahmins
one of the most important writings in…
Bhagavad Gita
Aryan people developed this; very well…
caste system
102 terms
Early Civilization in India and China
Chapter 3 Section 1
Geography of the the Indian Subcontinent
Indian Subcontinent
Hindu Kush
Cities of the Indus Valley
- The Indus Valley- located in South Asia ... - Subcontinent- A…
--another name for South Asia... The mass of land including Indi…
Also known in Ancient Greek as the Caucasus Indicus or Paropa…
Chapter 3 Section 1
Cities of the Indus Valley
Geography of the the Indian Subcontinent
- The Indus Valley- located in South Asia ... - Subcontinent- A…
18 terms
Civilizations of Persia, India, and China
Main Idea:
How did Persia govern its empire?
Persian Empire
Why were physical geography and locati…
•Persia - development of an imperial bureaucracy... India - Arya…
Built on earlier Central Asian and Mesopotamian civilizations…
• Tolerance of conquered peoples... • Development of imperial bu…
• Physical barriers such as the Himalayas, the Hindu Kush, an…
Main Idea:
•Persia - development of an imperial bureaucracy... India - Arya…
How did Persia govern its empire?
Built on earlier Central Asian and Mesopotamian civilizations…
16 terms
Civilizations of Persia, India, and China
Zorastrianism
How did Persia govern its empire?
Persian Empire
Why were physical geography and locati…
main Persian religion, although other religions were tolerate…
built on earlier Central Asian and Mesopotamian civilizations…
- tolerance of conquered peoples... - development of imperial bu…
- Classical Indian civilization began in the Indus River Vall…
Zorastrianism
main Persian religion, although other religions were tolerate…
How did Persia govern its empire?
built on earlier Central Asian and Mesopotamian civilizations…
32 terms
Early Civilizations in India and China
Subcontinent
Mystic
Dynastic Cycle
Plateau
Large landmass that juts out from a continent
People who devote their lives to speaking spiritual truth
Rise and fall of dynasties
Raised area of level land
Subcontinent
Large landmass that juts out from a continent
Mystic
People who devote their lives to speaking spiritual truth
34 terms
Classical Civilizations of India & China
Aryans
Ashoka
Buddha
Caste System
During the Vedic and Epic ages these Indo-European migrants d…
Greatest Mauryan ruler; grandson of Chandragupta Maurya; exte…
Creator of a major Indian and Asian religion; born in the 6th…
system was a basically simple division of society into four c…
Aryans
During the Vedic and Epic ages these Indo-European migrants d…
Ashoka
Greatest Mauryan ruler; grandson of Chandragupta Maurya; exte…
45 terms
India and China civilizations
Geography of India
Indus River
Himalayas
Monsoons
2 rivers, Plateau, Himalayas
In the west, dry plateau that forms modern Pakistan
Highest mountain range
Seasonal wind/ storm pattern in Asia that happens every summe…
Geography of India
2 rivers, Plateau, Himalayas
Indus River
In the west, dry plateau that forms modern Pakistan
20 terms
Classical Civilizations Quiz China/India
Characteristics of Civilizations
Chinese Contributions to Civilization
Ethnocentrism
Role of family in China
A. Cities... B.Complex Government... C. Job Specialization.... D. Writ…
1. Gunpowder 4. Paper... 2. Abacus 5. Porcelain... 3. Compass
Belief that your culture is superior to others. Geographic is…
1. Confucianism defines roles of family members. Filial Piety…
Characteristics of Civilizations
A. Cities... B.Complex Government... C. Job Specialization.... D. Writ…
Chinese Contributions to Civilization
1. Gunpowder 4. Paper... 2. Abacus 5. Porcelain... 3. Compass
61 terms
Classical Civilizations in India and China
Provinces
Council of Ministers
Districts
Ashoka Maurya
Outlying areas that Of Gupta and Mauryan empires
The decision-making body of the European Union and can enact…
large geographical areas that are identified in cognitive map…
The grandson of Chandragupta Maurya, he took the Mauryan Empi…
Provinces
Outlying areas that Of Gupta and Mauryan empires
Council of Ministers
The decision-making body of the European Union and can enact…
Ancient Civilizations of India and China
Polytheistic
polytheistic
Sky, sun, storm
food and water
The Belief in or worship of more than 1 god
Religious Type of the Aryan People
The gods and goddesses Aryans worshiped embodied natural forc…
Ayran Priests offered _____________ and _____________ to the…
Polytheistic
The Belief in or worship of more than 1 god
polytheistic
Religious Type of the Aryan People
27 terms
China and India civilizations
Classical Indian civilization began in…
Piano area and people invaded the area…
What happened during the Golden Age of…
Which religion was an important contri…
Indus River Valley and spread to the Ganges River Valley then…
Caste system
Indian people made significant contributions to World Civiliz…
Hinduism
Classical Indian civilization began in…
Indus River Valley and spread to the Ganges River Valley then…
Piano area and people invaded the area…
Caste system
34 terms
Classical Civilizations of India and China
Aryans
Ashoka
Buddha
Caste System
during the Vedic and Epic ages these Indo-European migrants d…
greatest Mauryan ruler; grandson of Chandragupta Maurya; exte…
creator of a major Indian and Asian religion; born in the 6th…
system was a basically simple division of society into four c…
Aryans
during the Vedic and Epic ages these Indo-European migrants d…
Ashoka
greatest Mauryan ruler; grandson of Chandragupta Maurya; exte…
61 terms
Classical Civilizations in India and China
provinces
council of ministers
districts
Ashoka Maurya
...
...
...
...
provinces
...
council of ministers
...
43 terms
Civilizations of Persia, India, and China
What was the main Persian religion?
Where was Persia built?
What did Persia develop?
What did Persia tolerate?
Zoroastrianism
on earlier Central Asian and Mesopotamian civilizations
The largest empire in the world
conquered people
What was the main Persian religion?
Zoroastrianism
Where was Persia built?
on earlier Central Asian and Mesopotamian civilizations
34 terms
Classical Civilizations of India & China
Aryans
Ashoka
Buddha
Caste System
during the Vedic and Epic ages these Indo-European migrants d…
greatest Mauryan ruler; grandson of Chandragupta Maurya; exte…
creator of a major Indian and Asian religion; born in the 6th…
system was a basically simple division of society into four c…
Aryans
during the Vedic and Epic ages these Indo-European migrants d…
Ashoka
greatest Mauryan ruler; grandson of Chandragupta Maurya; exte…
9 terms
AP World History - Chapter 5: Classical Civilizations in India and China
Ashoka Maurya
Ganges River
Han Dynasty
Civil service examinations
Indian emperor of the Maurya Dynasty who ruled almost all of…
Trans-boundary river of Asia which flows through the nations…
The second imperial dynasty of China. Founded in 206 BC when…
(public tendering) are examinations implemented in various co…
Ashoka Maurya
Indian emperor of the Maurya Dynasty who ruled almost all of…
Ganges River
Trans-boundary river of Asia which flows through the nations…
25 terms
China and India Classical Civilizations
yin yang
dao
confucius
Era of the Warring States
daoist symbol that represents the balance of opposites
a way/path of harmony, avoiding excess and appreciating the b…
philosopher during the late 6th and early 5th centuries who w…
between 402 and 201 BCE, the Zhou system disintegrated- emper…
yin yang
daoist symbol that represents the balance of opposites
dao
a way/path of harmony, avoiding excess and appreciating the b…
88 terms
Ch. 2 and 3 AP World History (Classical Civilizations: China and India)
Ajanta
Ellora
Ramayana
Gangetic Plains
Place where Buddhist artists painted rich murals in cave temp…
One of India's( along with Ajanta) most important holy sites…
One of two classical Hindu epics written in Sanskrit telling…
Most populated area of India; Place where the Aryans searched…
Ajanta
Place where Buddhist artists painted rich murals in cave temp…
Ellora
One of India's( along with Ajanta) most important holy sites…
40 terms
Ch. 2 and 3 AP World History (Classical Civilizations: China and India)
Ramayana
Aryans
Brahmans
Buddha
One of two classical Hindu epics written in Sanskrit telling…
Indo-European speaking nomads who entered India from the Cent…
One of the varnas in the Hindu caste system; the priestly cla…
An Indian prince named Siddhartha Gautama, who renounced his…
Ramayana
One of two classical Hindu epics written in Sanskrit telling…
Aryans
Indo-European speaking nomads who entered India from the Cent…
84 terms
4. Civilizations in India and China
family members whom shang people revered
persons for whom ancient chinese devel…
what the chinese considered all foreig…
ruling families in china
ancestors
foreigners
barbarians
dynasties
family members whom shang people revered
ancestors
persons for whom ancient chinese devel…
foreigners
89 terms
Ch. 2 and 3 AP World History (Classical Civilizations: China and India)
Ajanta
Ellora
Ramayana
Gangetic Plains
Place where Buddhist artists painted rich murals in cave temp…
One of India's( along with Ajanta) most important holy sites…
One of two classical Hindu epics written in Sanskrit telling…
Most populated area of India; Place where the Aryans searched…
Ajanta
Place where Buddhist artists painted rich murals in cave temp…
Ellora
One of India's( along with Ajanta) most important holy sites…
18 terms
China and India civilization
Yellow and Yangize
Floods ... Has dust in it that blows from…
Mountains, desert, jungle protected Ch…
Gifts
Name the rivers in China
Name facts about the yellow river
What protected China from invasion?
What dos the Shang dynasty offer to deceased ancestors
Yellow and Yangize
Name the rivers in China
Floods ... Has dust in it that blows from…
Name facts about the yellow river
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