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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,…
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
17 terms
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…
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
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…
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…
21 terms
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…
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
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…
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…
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…
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…
12 terms
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...
35 terms
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…
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.
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
13 terms
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
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
25 terms
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
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…
26 terms
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…
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
27 terms
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
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?
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…
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
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
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
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…
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.
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…
Early Civilizations: India
gupta
moksha
indus
muarya: chandragupta
dynasty known as golden age... 320-540 ad ... decimal system... litera…
goal for hinduism
river where early pakistani civilization centered around
empire known for establishing strong central government
gupta
dynasty known as golden age... 320-540 ad ... decimal system... litera…
moksha
goal for hinduism
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…
Ancient India: Early Civilizations
subcontinent
monsoon
Emerge
Language family
A large landmass that smaller than a continet
Seasonal wind especially in the Indian ocean and Southeast Asia
To come into being or become known to appear
A group of similar languages
subcontinent
A large landmass that smaller than a continet
monsoon
Seasonal wind especially in the Indian ocean and Southeast Asia
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…
Early Civilizations in India
Why do historians know less about civi…
How did the geography of India and Pak…
How did the isolation of India and Pak…
Explain the difference between winter…
The language of the cultures have not been translated
The world's largest mountains to the North and the large dese…
No exposure to other cultures
Summer: flows Eastward from the southwest carrying moisture f…
Why do historians know less about civi…
The language of the cultures have not been translated
How did the geography of India and Pak…
The world's largest mountains to the North and the large dese…
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…
43 terms
Early Civilizations in India & China
Vedas
Brahmins
The Vedic Age
Kshatriyas
collection of prayers, hymns, and other religious teachings
priests that memorized and recited the Vedas for 1000 years,…
Aryan Civilizations between 1500BC- 500BC
warriors that fought in chariots with bows & arrows in the Ve…
Vedas
collection of prayers, hymns, and other religious teachings
Brahmins
priests that memorized and recited the Vedas for 1000 years,…
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
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
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…
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
Early Civilizations of India and Pakistan
India and its three regions (character…
Monsoon
Indus Cities (gov.)
Indra
1) Fertile Gangetic Plain... 2) Dry Deccan Plateau... 3) Coastal Pl…
Heavy rains that blow Northeast in the Winter and Southwest i…
STRONG GOVERNMENT
God of war and his weapon was a thunder bolt which he used to…
India and its three regions (character…
1) Fertile Gangetic Plain... 2) Dry Deccan Plateau... 3) Coastal Pl…
Monsoon
Heavy rains that blow Northeast in the Winter and Southwest i…
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
46 terms
Early Civilizations of Ancient India
Other names for India
What are the two most important cities?
Mohenjo-Daro
In what ways were they sophisticated?
South Asia or South Continent
Harappa and Mohenjo-Daro
- translates to 'city of the dead'... - was a planned city (buil…
- domestication of plants and animals... - built canals... - sophis…
Other names for India
South Asia or South Continent
What are the two most important cities?
Harappa and Mohenjo-Daro
12 terms
India #2 Early Civilizations & Society
Aryans
Taj Mahal
caste system
Hinduism
light-skinned, war-like nomads that invaded India; introduced…
famous example of Muslim architecture
very rigid social class system; social class determined at bi…
polytheistic religion; karma, dharma, reincarnation, caste sy…
Aryans
light-skinned, war-like nomads that invaded India; introduced…
Taj Mahal
famous example of Muslim architecture
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
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