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World History India India civilizations early
subcontinent mountains North Himalayas…
Northern Hindu Kush death Khyber pass…
3 river India 3 Indus Pakistan India r…
3 Ganges sacred east Brahmaputra templ…
South Asia is a __. It is cut off from Asia by __. __: the __…
__ Mountains: the __ __ mountains: located in the northwest,…
_ major __ systems: __ has _ major river systems 1) __- main…
_ major river systems: 2) __ River: is the most __ river in I…
subcontinent mountains North Himalayas…
South Asia is a __. It is cut off from Asia by __. __: the __…
Northern Hindu Kush death Khyber pass…
__ Mountains: the __ __ mountains: located in the northwest,…
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World History Early Civilizations of Early India & Pakistan
Geography : Where was the Indus valley…
Geography : Mountains located in the I…
Geography : Name characteristics of mo…
Natural Features Define Regions : What…
Indian subcontinent
Hindu Kush & the Himalayas
limited contact and distinct culture
gangetic plains, dry deccan plains and coastal plains
Geography : Where was the Indus valley…
Indian subcontinent
Geography : Mountains located in the I…
Hindu Kush & the Himalayas
history, prehistory, four early civilizations, early india
prehistory
history
Neolithic revolution
Domestication
time before human writing
an interpretation of the record of human events
the transition from nomadic lifestyle to settled communities…
growing and breeding of plants and animals to be more useful…
prehistory
time before human writing
history
an interpretation of the record of human events
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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
8 terms
Ancient India, Early Civilizations
subcontinent
monsoon
language family
raja
a large landmass that is smaller than a continent
seasonal winds, especially in the Indian Ocean and southern A…
a group of similar languages
an Indian prince
subcontinent
a large landmass that is smaller than a continent
monsoon
seasonal winds, especially in the Indian Ocean and southern A…
25 terms
myWorld History: Early Ages: Chapter 6 - Civilizations of Early India
Subcontinent
River system
Monsoons
Granary
A large landmass that is set apart from the rest of the conti…
A main river and all of the other rivers and streams that dra…
Seasonal winds
Special building used to hold grain
Subcontinent
A large landmass that is set apart from the rest of the conti…
River system
A main river and all of the other rivers and streams that dra…
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World History - India: Geography & Early Civilization
Moksha
reincarnation
karma
Caste
...Freedom from samsara
After you die you come back as a plant or an animal, etc...
...If you do good good things will happen to you. If you do b…
...Social class
Moksha
...Freedom from samsara
reincarnation
After you die you come back as a plant or an animal, etc...
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Early India Civilizations (Lopez World History 04)
Monsoon
Indus River Valley
Harappa & Mohenjo-Daro
The Great Bath
A seasonal wind of the Indian Ocean and Southern Asia between…
Site of the earliest complex society on the Indian subcontine…
Were laid out with remarkable regularity into something like…
The earliest public water tank in the ancient world. It was u…
Monsoon
A seasonal wind of the Indian Ocean and Southern Asia between…
Indus River Valley
Site of the earliest complex society on the Indian subcontine…
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India's early civilization
Indus Valley
What was the Indus Valley like?
New people arrived in India
nomads
An ancient civilization that flourished in the Indus and Ghag…
Hundreds of well built towns. Cities were designed to be clea…
about 4,000 years ago, a nomadic people left Central Asia. so…
people who had no settled homes.
Indus Valley
An ancient civilization that flourished in the Indus and Ghag…
What was the Indus Valley like?
Hundreds of well built towns. Cities were designed to be clea…
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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
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History Chapter 6: Civilizations of Early India
climate
monsoon
subcontinent
ahimsa
the general weather condition of an area
seasonal wind that brings rain to the Indian subcontinent dur…
a large landmass that is set apart from the rest of the conti…
avoiding doing harm to any living thing
climate
the general weather condition of an area
monsoon
seasonal wind that brings rain to the Indian subcontinent dur…
25 terms
TEWMS World History Ch 12 Civilizations of Early India
subcontinent
river system
monsoon
granary
a large landmass that is set apart from the rest of the conti…
a main river and all of the other rivers and streams that dra…
seasonal wind that brings rain to the Indian subcontinent dur…
building used to store grain
subcontinent
a large landmass that is set apart from the rest of the conti…
river system
a main river and all of the other rivers and streams that dra…
Early Civilizations of India
Harappan Civilization
Himalayas
Khyber Pass
Ganges River
3300 BCE- 2400 BCE
mountains made it difficult for immigrants and invaders to en…
one of the few paths that permitted people to cross the mount…
river flows southeast
Harappan Civilization
3300 BCE- 2400 BCE
Himalayas
mountains made it difficult for immigrants and invaders to en…
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Chapter 6 Civilizations of Early India
subcontinent
river system
monsoon
granary
a large landmass set apart from the continent
a system that includes a main river and all of the other rive…
seasonal winds that bring much needed rains to India
a special building used to hold grain such as wheat or barley
subcontinent
a large landmass set apart from the continent
river system
a system that includes a main river and all of the other rive…
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Chapter 6 myworld History Early Ages - Civilizations of Early India
Subcontinent
Four Noble Truths
Monsoon
Granary
A large landmass that is set apart from the rest of the conti…
these truths offer buddhists a way to understand and overcome…
Seasonal wind that brings rain to the Indian subcontinent dur…
Special building used to hold grain
Subcontinent
A large landmass that is set apart from the rest of the conti…
Four Noble Truths
these truths offer buddhists a way to understand and overcome…
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History Test: Early Civilizations of India and Pakistan
What mountains are located in India?
Indian is divided into what three zones?
What are the Gangetic Plains?
What is the climate of the Deccan plat…
Hindu Kush and Himalayas
Gangetic plains, dry deccan plains, and coastal plains
Fertile regioin. Indus River carried melted snow from the Him…
Arid and dry. Sparsely populated.
What mountains are located in India?
Hindu Kush and Himalayas
Indian is divided into what three zones?
Gangetic plains, dry deccan plains, and coastal plains
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early india civilizations
harappan
indo-aryan
sanskrit
chandragupta
what was the earliest indian civilization that developed in t…
what civilization probably developed the early beliefs of hin…
what language did this civilization use that became the sacre…
who was the first emperor of the mauryan empire?
harappan
what was the earliest indian civilization that developed in t…
indo-aryan
what civilization probably developed the early beliefs of hin…
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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
40 terms
Civilization of early India
Subcontinent
River system
Monsoon
Granary
A large landmass that sets apart from the rest of the contine…
Main river in all of the other rivers and streams that drain…
Seasonal wind that brings rain into the Indian subcontinent d…
Special building to hold grain.
Subcontinent
A large landmass that sets apart from the rest of the contine…
River system
Main river in all of the other rivers and streams that drain…
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history: early civilizations of india and hinduism and buddhism vocab
subcontinent
patriarchal
monsoons
nirvana
a large known part of a continent (example: North America)
a society/government when the eldest male is head of the family
seasonal winds that bring rain during the summer
a state where nobody is suffering and effects are released on…
subcontinent
a large known part of a continent (example: North America)
patriarchal
a society/government when the eldest male is head of the family
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World History Early Civilizations of India and Pakistan Quiz
Subcontinent
Monsoons
Arid
Plateau
Large landmass that juts out from the Asian continent.
Seasonal winds
lacks water. Is very dry.
Raised area of level ground.
Subcontinent
Large landmass that juts out from the Asian continent.
Monsoons
Seasonal winds
27 terms
history terms early civilization of india and pakistan
subcontinent
monsoon
arid
plateau
large landmass
seasonal winds
dry
raised area of level land
subcontinent
large landmass
monsoon
seasonal winds
47 terms
Chapter 6 myworld History Early Ages - Civilizations of Early India
Subcontinent
River System
Monsoon
Granary
A large landmass that is set apart from the rest of the conti…
Main river and all of the other rivers and streams that drain…
Seasonal wind that brings rain to the Indian subcontinent dur…
Special building used to hold grain
Subcontinent
A large landmass that is set apart from the rest of the conti…
River System
Main river and all of the other rivers and streams that drain…
47 terms
Chapter 6 myworld History Early Ages - Civilizations of Early India
Subcontinent
River System
Monsoon
Granary
A large landmass that is set apart from the rest of the conti…
Main river and all of the other rivers and streams that drain…
Seasonal wind that brings rain to the Indian subcontinent dur…
Special building used to hold grain
Subcontinent
A large landmass that is set apart from the rest of the conti…
River System
Main river and all of the other rivers and streams that drain…
27 terms
Ch.6 Civilizations of Early India
Subcontinent
River Systems
Monsoons
Granary
a large landmass that is set apart from the rest of the conti…
a main river and all of the other rivers and streams that dra…
a seasonal prevailing wind in the region of South and Southea…
special building used to hold grain
Subcontinent
a large landmass that is set apart from the rest of the conti…
River Systems
a main river and all of the other rivers and streams that dra…
26 terms
Chapter 6 - Civilizations of Early India
subcontinent
river system
monsoon
granary
a large landmass that is set apart from the rest of the conti…
a main river and all of the other rivers and streams drain in…
seasonal winds
special building used to hold grain
subcontinent
a large landmass that is set apart from the rest of the conti…
river system
a main river and all of the other rivers and streams drain in…
20 terms
India's Early Civilizations
subcontinent
Himalaya
Ganges River
Indus River
a large mass of land; part of a continent but separate becaus…
the mountain range that separates India from the rest of Asia…
a river that goes to the Indian Ocean and, if controlled, can…
a river that flows to Arabian Sea and, if controlled, can be…
subcontinent
a large mass of land; part of a continent but separate becaus…
Himalaya
the mountain range that separates India from the rest of Asia…
25 terms
WORLD HISTORY GRADE 6 CHAPTER 12 CIVILIZATIONS OF EARLY INDIA
SUBCONTINENT
RIVER SYSTEM
MONSOON
GRANARY
A large landmass that is smaller than a continent
A river and all its tributaries
Seasonal wind of the Indian Subcontinent
A storehouse for grain
SUBCONTINENT
A large landmass that is smaller than a continent
RIVER SYSTEM
A river and all its tributaries
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Prehistory vs. History, Four Early Civilizations, and Early India
Prehistory
History
Paleolithic Era
Neolithic Revolution
the time before human writing.
and interpretation of the record of human events.
people lived as hunter-gatherers foraging for food and wander…
the transition from nomadic lifestyle to settled communities…
Prehistory
the time before human writing.
History
and interpretation of the record of human events.
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history terms early civilization of india and pakistan
subcontinent
monsoon
arid
plateau
large landmass
seasonal winds
dry
raised area of level land
subcontinent
large landmass
monsoon
seasonal winds
20 terms
Civilizations of Early India
Brahmanism
Gurus
Brahman
Reincarnation
A relidiom based on priests and rituals, particularly sacrifi…
Thinkers and teachers
A spiritual force
Rebirth of a soul in a new body
Brahmanism
A relidiom based on priests and rituals, particularly sacrifi…
Gurus
Thinkers and teachers
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early civilization of india and pakistan world history
monsoons
subcontinent
plateau
Harappa
A seasonal wind pattern that causes wet and dry seasons
A large landmass that is smaller than a continent
A large area of flat land elevated high above sea level
A large ancient city of the Indus civilization, created in pr…
monsoons
A seasonal wind pattern that causes wet and dry seasons
subcontinent
A large landmass that is smaller than a continent
26 terms
Ch. 6 Civilizations of Early India Study Guide- History
subcontinent
near rivers
There was fresh water and fertile soil.
monsoons
The Indian ____________________ is a landmass separated from…
Where did the first Indian civilization grow up?
Why did the first civilizations develop by rivers?
What brings the rains for agriculture?
subcontinent
The Indian ____________________ is a landmass separated from…
near rivers
Where did the first Indian civilization grow up?
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Chapter 6: The Early Civilizations of India
subcontinent
natural barrier
river system
monsoon
a large landmass that is smaller than a continent
geographic features that make travel and communication diffic…
consists of a main river and all of its branches
a seasonal wind pattern
subcontinent
a large landmass that is smaller than a continent
natural barrier
geographic features that make travel and communication diffic…
50 terms
Early Civilizations Of India
subcontinent
monsoon
citadel
granary
a large area of land isolated from the rest of a continent by…
a seasonal wind
a fort-like structure
a place for storing grain
subcontinent
a large area of land isolated from the rest of a continent by…
monsoon
a seasonal wind
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Indus Civilization-Early India History Notes
The __________ flows over the northwes…
What was the other river besides the I…
What is a subcontinent?
What are 3 geographic zones of India?
Indus River
Ganges River
A large land mass that is part of a larger continent
1. Himalayan Mountain Range- in the north... 2. Deccan Plateau-…
The __________ flows over the northwes…
Indus River
What was the other river besides the I…
Ganges River
39 terms
Civilizations of Early India
Subcontinent
River System
Monsoon
Granary
A large landmass that is set apart from the rest of the conti…
Main river and all of the other rivers and streams that drain…
Seasonal wind that brings rain or dry wind to the Indian subc…
Special building used to hold grain
Subcontinent
A large landmass that is set apart from the rest of the conti…
River System
Main river and all of the other rivers and streams that drain…
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
15 terms
7th World History - Ch. 6 Civilizations of Early India
subcontinent
river system
monsoon
granary
a large landmass that is set apart from the rest of the conti…
main river and all of the other rivers and streams that drain…
seasonal wind that brings rain
special building used to hold grain
subcontinent
a large landmass that is set apart from the rest of the conti…
river system
main river and all of the other rivers and streams that drain…
Ancient India Early Civilizations
subcontinent
monsoon
emerge
language family
a large large landmass that is smaller than a continent.
seasonal wind,especially in the Indian ocean and southern Asia.
to come into being or become known, to appear
a group of similar languages
subcontinent
a large large landmass that is smaller than a continent.
monsoon
seasonal wind,especially in the Indian ocean and southern Asia.
9 terms
Chapter 6.1 myworld History Early Ages - Civilizations of Early India
Subcontinent
River System
Monsoon
Granary
A large landmass that is set apart from the rest of the conti…
Main river and all of the other rivers and streams that drain…
Seasonal wind that brings rain to the Indian subcontinent dur…
Special building used to hold grain
Subcontinent
A large landmass that is set apart from the rest of the conti…
River System
Main river and all of the other rivers and streams that drain…
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
50 terms
Early Civilizations Of India
subcontinent
monsoon
citadel
granary
a large area of land isolated from the rest of a continent by…
a seasonal wind
a fort-like structure
a place for storing grain
subcontinent
a large area of land isolated from the rest of a continent by…
monsoon
a seasonal wind
26 terms
Chapter 6 Civilizations of Early India
ahimsa
Brahman
Brahmanism
Brahmin
avoiding doing harm to any living thing
in Hinduism, the supreme cosmic consciousness, spiritual forc…
religion of Vedic India, based on priests and rituals particu…
member of the highest Indian caste grouping made up of priests
ahimsa
avoiding doing harm to any living thing
Brahman
in Hinduism, the supreme cosmic consciousness, spiritual forc…
27 terms
Early Civilizations of Africa and India
What concept is illustrated by the spr…
Which geographic feature covers the la…
What are the 2 major texts that have i…
Which rigid social system has influenc…
Cultural Diffusion
Savanna
Vedas & Upanishades
caste system
What concept is illustrated by the spr…
Cultural Diffusion
Which geographic feature covers the la…
Savanna
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Early India Civilizations - Vocab Review
Meditate
Enlightenment
Nirvana
Monastery
To calm or clear the mind, often by focusing on a single object
A state of perfect wisdom, as in Buddhism
State of blissful peace without desire or suffering
Religious community
Meditate
To calm or clear the mind, often by focusing on a single object
Enlightenment
A state of perfect wisdom, as in Buddhism
25 terms
Early Civilizations of India and Pakistan
what were India's most famous mountain…
what kind of culture did India have?
what three zones did India have?
where is the Gangetic plain?
Hindu Kush & the Himalayas
a very Distinct culture
-gangetic plain... -dry Deccan plain... -coastal plains
south of the himalayas
what were India's most famous mountain…
Hindu Kush & the Himalayas
what kind of culture did India have?
a very Distinct culture
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…
43 terms
Civilizations of Early India
Subcontinent
River system
Monsoon
Granary
A large landmass that is set apart from the rest of the conti…
A main river and all the other rivers and streams that flow i…
Seasonal wind that brings rain
Special building used to hold grain
Subcontinent
A large landmass that is set apart from the rest of the conti…
River system
A main river and all the other rivers and streams that flow i…
20 terms
Early Civilization of India
Subcontinent
Plateau
Monsoon
Harappa/Mohenjo-Daro
A big Peninsula extending into an ocean
A raised area of level land
Seasonal winds that regularly blow from a certain direction f…
Ancient Indian cities that were thought to be the capital of…
Subcontinent
A big Peninsula extending into an ocean
Plateau
A raised area of level land
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