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6 terms
India and Persia
Bureaucracy
Caste
Indigenous
Empire
A large, complex organization made up of appointed officials
A hereditary social class in Hindu society
Native to a certain area
A group of states or territories controlled by one ruler
Bureaucracy
A large, complex organization made up of appointed officials
Caste
A hereditary social class in Hindu society
21 terms
4. Persia, India, China
Persian Empire
Royal Road
Imperial Bureaucracy
Zoroastrianism
Started with the conquering of Babylon and ended with Alexand…
A highway that stretched across the Persian Empire. Allow fas…
A royal government system that divided the empire into satrap…
The religion of the Persian Empire that is based on good and…
Persian Empire
Started with the conquering of Babylon and ended with Alexand…
Royal Road
A highway that stretched across the Persian Empire. Allow fas…
10 terms
India and Persia
Mount Everest
Indo-Ganges Plain
Indus River Valley
Harappa
What is the highest mountain in the world?
A flat plain in India that is next to the Indus and Ganges ri…
Location of the first Indian Civilization
Site of one of the great cities of the Indus Valley civilizat…
Mount Everest
What is the highest mountain in the world?
Indo-Ganges Plain
A flat plain in India that is next to the Indus and Ganges ri…
31 terms
Persia & India
Persian Empire
Respectful
Imperial Bureaucracy
Royal Road
550-336 BCE
The persians were very __________________ of other cultures,…
Type of government where the king divides the empire into pro…
Was used to deliver messages and trde across the empire
Persian Empire
550-336 BCE
Respectful
The persians were very __________________ of other cultures,…
Persia & India
Karma
Moksha
Monsoon
Empire
Sum of a persons dead , good and bad that will impact their f…
The ultimate goal for Hinduism in reincarnation.
Heavy seasonal rains in India.
When a political power dominates another country or kingdom.
Karma
Sum of a persons dead , good and bad that will impact their f…
Moksha
The ultimate goal for Hinduism in reincarnation.
Persia/India
Cyrus The Great
What did Cyrus The Great allow?
Zoroastrianism
Vedas and upanishads
A tolerant ruler .
allowed different cultures to keep their rulers and religions
official religion of Persia though other religions were toler…
sacred Hindu writing
Cyrus The Great
A tolerant ruler .
What did Cyrus The Great allow?
allowed different cultures to keep their rulers and religions
11 terms
India/Persia
Chandragupta Maurya
Kautilya
asoka
Chandra Gupta I
paranoid dude with "assassins" out to get him, unified northe…
Chandragupta's advisor, brahmin, supported royal power, great…
battle of kalinga, dedicated his life to buddhism, built exte…
"great king of kings"
Chandragupta Maurya
paranoid dude with "assassins" out to get him, unified northe…
Kautilya
Chandragupta's advisor, brahmin, supported royal power, great…
14 terms
India & Persia
In 1700 BC, the "Harappan" civilizatio…
The "Harappan" and "Mohenjo-Daro" people
In "Mohenjo-Daro",
In 1500 BC, the "Aryan" nomadic people
because of a natural disaster such as a monsoon, flood or ear…
knew how to write, farm, metalsmith, weave cotton, trade and…
the people constructed buildings and roads.
took over the Indus River Valley and built villages and towns…
In 1700 BC, the "Harappan" civilizatio…
because of a natural disaster such as a monsoon, flood or ear…
The "Harappan" and "Mohenjo-Daro" people
knew how to write, farm, metalsmith, weave cotton, trade and…
53 terms
India/Persia
Who united Northern India?
Who did Chandragupta Maurya defeat?
Who was Selecus?
Why did Chandragupta Maurya divide his…
Chandragupta Maurya
Selecus
One of Alexander the Great's generals.
Tax assessment and law enforcement. He had a strong bureaucra…
Who united Northern India?
Chandragupta Maurya
Who did Chandragupta Maurya defeat?
Selecus
20 terms
Persia and India
1
2
3
4
Nile
Royal road
Tigris euphrates
Indus
1
Nile
2
Royal road
8 terms
Persia and india
Persia
Persia's controll
Royal Road
Zoroastrianism
was an Empire based in what is today the country of Iran
very tolerant... led to peace instead of revolt
A 1677 Mile Long Road connecting the heart of the Empire The…
a single universal all power god ahura mazda... originally a mon…
Persia
was an Empire based in what is today the country of Iran
Persia's controll
very tolerant... led to peace instead of revolt
16 terms
India and Persia
Gupta Empire
Persian Empire
Persian Empire
Mauryan Empire
Developed the number system we use today
Founded the religion of Zoroastrianism
Developed roads and trade in India
Lasted from about 320 B.C. to about 185 B.C.
Gupta Empire
Developed the number system we use today
Persian Empire
Founded the religion of Zoroastrianism
50 terms
India and Persia
Sanskrit
Arayan's
North india and Indus vally
Brama
Holy hindu language
Spread horses and Hinduism and reincarnation
Where arayans fled
Hindu creator god
Sanskrit
Holy hindu language
Arayan's
Spread horses and Hinduism and reincarnation
97 terms
Persia and India
The persians traditionally regarded __…
list the four medieval poets that are…
What is the theme of "lament for his s…
who wrote lament for his son
poetry; prose
firdausi, rumi, sadi, and hafiz
(It is directly stated) "It was my turn to have gone...surely…
firdausi
The persians traditionally regarded __…
poetry; prose
list the four medieval poets that are…
firdausi, rumi, sadi, and hafiz
25 terms
India and Persia
What made Asoka give up warfare and tu…
The Sassanid capital city
Who ruled during the golden age of Bud…
The biggest export of India
The bloody battle of Kalinga
Ctesiphon
Asoka
Cotton
What made Asoka give up warfare and tu…
The bloody battle of Kalinga
The Sassanid capital city
Ctesiphon
26 terms
03. Persia & India
Persia
Zoroastrianism
imperial bureacracy
royal road
became the largest empire in the world, originated in Mesopot…
system of religion founded in Persia in the 6th century BCE,…
Persian governmental system, where satraps (governors) were s…
road in the Persian empire that stretched 1,600 miles, from P…
Persia
became the largest empire in the world, originated in Mesopot…
Zoroastrianism
system of religion founded in Persia in the 6th century BCE,…
38 terms
WHI.4 Persia, India & China
empire built on earlier Central Asian…
main Persian religion
Persian government
Key Zoroastrian belief
Persia
Zoroastrianism
imperial bureaucracy
two opposing forces in the unverse
empire built on earlier Central Asian…
Persia
main Persian religion
Zoroastrianism
61 terms
India and Persia SOL review
untouchables
dharma
karma
Ganges
LOWEST LEVEL OF INDIAN SOCIETY; not considered a real part of…
In Hindu belief, a person's religious and moral duties; rules…
the effects of a person's actions that determine his destiny…
This river is the ____
untouchables
LOWEST LEVEL OF INDIAN SOCIETY; not considered a real part of…
dharma
In Hindu belief, a person's religious and moral duties; rules…
16 terms
India, China, and Persia
caravan
civil service system
Confucianism
conquer
Group of people traveling together to trade
Chinese system for educating intelligent boys; after school,…
Chinese philosophy that teaches people to show respect in the…
To use an army to take control of a country or group of people
caravan
Group of people traveling together to trade
civil service system
Chinese system for educating intelligent boys; after school,…
38 terms
Persia, India and China
Persia
Zoroastrianism
Two opposing forces; one good and one…
Large system of roads
An empire that believed in tolerance of conquered people and…
Persian religion
Major beliefs of Zoroastrianism
Major construction of the Persian Empire
Persia
An empire that believed in tolerance of conquered people and…
Zoroastrianism
Persian religion
20 terms
5 - Persia, India (Pictures)
conquer
tolerant
force
bureaucracy
to take control
accepting people with different ideas or beliefs
a power
a group of officials who help run a government
conquer
to take control
tolerant
accepting people with different ideas or beliefs
49 terms
Persia and India mac 2016
Imperial Bureaucracy
Zoroastrianism
Satrap
Persian Empire
a government where the king is at the top but they use govern…
religion of Persia that focuses on the battle of good vs. evil
governors in Persia
Asian empire reaching from the Mediterranean Sea in the west…
Imperial Bureaucracy
a government where the king is at the top but they use govern…
Zoroastrianism
religion of Persia that focuses on the battle of good vs. evil
37 terms
WHI.4 Persia, India & China
empire built on earlier Central Asian…
main Persian religion
Persian government
Key Zoroastrian belief
Persia
Zoroastrianism
imperial bureaucracy
two opposing forces in the unverse
empire built on earlier Central Asian…
Persia
main Persian religion
Zoroastrianism
27 terms
Chapter 5 India & Persia
What are some physical features in Sou…
What steps took place in the formation…
In what ways did most people farm on t…
What are common forms of industry in S…
Mountains (Himalayas, Ghats), Plateaus (Deccan), Plains (Indo…
1. A plate broke off a huge landmass and moved northward... 2. A…
They live on the food they grow.... They trade with small groups…
Fishing... Clothing manufacturing... Farming
What are some physical features in Sou…
Mountains (Himalayas, Ghats), Plateaus (Deccan), Plains (Indo…
What steps took place in the formation…
1. A plate broke off a huge landmass and moved northward... 2. A…
18 terms
Mesopotamia, India, Persia
cuneiform
Ziggurats
Hammurabi
Ur
one of the earliest forms of writing on tablets
crude pyramid shaped temples
leader of the Babylonians; creator of the Code of Hammurabi,…
one of the earliest city states
cuneiform
one of the earliest forms of writing on tablets
Ziggurats
crude pyramid shaped temples
38 terms
Persia, India, China
Largest
Zoroastrianism
True
539 B.C
Describe the size of the Persian Empire
The religion of the Persian Empire
Persians were tolerant of conquered peoples
The later of the two: 539 B.C or 640 B.C
Largest
Describe the size of the Persian Empire
Zoroastrianism
The religion of the Persian Empire
46 terms
History- Persia, India, China
Fertile Crescent; Persian Gulf
Iran and Afghanistan
Indo- European; Aryans
Iran
the Persian empire was located east of ____ ____(land) on the…
Persia occupied present ___ and ______
Persians were ___-_____(place) and called themselves ____; in…
this country was based off the name Aryan
Fertile Crescent; Persian Gulf
the Persian empire was located east of ____ ____(land) on the…
Iran and Afghanistan
Persia occupied present ___ and ______
10 terms
India and Persia II
Zoroastianism
Reincarnation
Caste
Ganges River
founded by Persian prophet Zoroaster... one supreme god, enemy o…
person goes from one life to the next life, after death... Hindu…
a lifelong social group in Hindu life and common in India tod…
major river in India... river goddess, Ganga Ma, gives water the…
Zoroastianism
founded by Persian prophet Zoroaster... one supreme god, enemy o…
Reincarnation
person goes from one life to the next life, after death... Hindu…
153 terms
persia, india, greece
The son of Cyrus. He Expanded the Pers…
What are some examples of Cyrus's tole…
How would the Royal Road enable a rule…
What did Zoroaster teach?
Cambyses
Honored local customs and religions... Allowed the Jews, who had…
Strong road networks like the Royal Road enabled empires to e…
taught that the earth is a battleground where a... great struggl…
The son of Cyrus. He Expanded the Pers…
Cambyses
What are some examples of Cyrus's tole…
Honored local customs and religions... Allowed the Jews, who had…
13 terms
Ancient India and Persia
sudra
brahmin
caste
subsistence farming
serfs in Hindu society, given the lowest position in society.
Priests and teachers who held the highest position in society.
A lifelong social group into which someone is born.
When families grow food just for themselves.
sudra
serfs in Hindu society, given the lowest position in society.
brahmin
Priests and teachers who held the highest position in society.
122 terms
Persia, India, China
Persia
Zoroastrianism
Persian Empire
imperial bureaucracy
Largest empire in the world, built on earlier Central Asian a…
main Persian religion, although other religions were tolerated
Tolerance of conquered people
the Persian Empire developed __________________
Persia
Largest empire in the world, built on earlier Central Asian a…
Zoroastrianism
main Persian religion, although other religions were tolerated
32 terms
Ancient India and Persia
Subcontinent
Mount Everest
monsoon season
Indo-Ganges plain
a large area of land that is separated from other lands by wa…
highest peak : reaches 29,035 feet into the sky Tibetans call…
rainy season
flat plain
Subcontinent
a large area of land that is separated from other lands by wa…
Mount Everest
highest peak : reaches 29,035 feet into the sky Tibetans call…
37 terms
Persia, India & China Review
empire built on earlier Central Asian…
main Persian religion
Persian government
Key Zoroastrian belief
Persia
Zoroastrianism
imperial bureaucracy
two opposing forces in the unverse
empire built on earlier Central Asian…
Persia
main Persian religion
Zoroastrianism
41 terms
Ancient India And Persia
India
subcontinent
Mount Everest
Monsoon Season
A large country on the Indian subcontinent
A large area of land that is separated from other countries b…
The highest peak in the Himalayas and the tallest mountain on…
Rainy season in monsoon climates in which winds blow from the…
India
A large country on the Indian subcontinent
subcontinent
A large area of land that is separated from other countries b…
48 terms
Persia, India, and China Vocabulary
Chronology
Imperial Bureaucracy
Persia
Religious and Cultural Tolerance
The order in which past events occur usually organized on a t…
Meaning the Emperor's administrators sit behind a desk and sh…
One of the first great empires in present-day Iran and Afghan…
Letting conquered people keep their own language, religion, a…
Chronology
The order in which past events occur usually organized on a t…
Imperial Bureaucracy
Meaning the Emperor's administrators sit behind a desk and sh…
32 terms
India and Persia Review
Monsoon
Sudras
Aryans
subsistence farming
A season of heavy rainfall usually with flooding
Lower level of Hindu caste system that includes most laborers…
Nomadic people headed by a Rajah that created the Vedas
Keeping and trading food that is grown locally to help your f…
Monsoon
A season of heavy rainfall usually with flooding
Sudras
Lower level of Hindu caste system that includes most laborers…
28 terms
Persia, India, and China Vocabulary
Persia
Religious and Cultural Tolerance
Zoroastrianism
Asoka
One of the first great empires in present-day Iran and Afghan…
Letting conquered people keep their own language, religion, a…
Persian religion that talked about a good god versus evil in…
A Mauryan Dynasty Emperor who adopted Buddhism and actively s…
Persia
One of the first great empires in present-day Iran and Afghan…
Religious and Cultural Tolerance
Letting conquered people keep their own language, religion, a…
10 terms
India and Persia I
Subcontinent
Monsoon season
Subsistence farming
Indus River Valley
large area of land separated from other land areas by water
A rainy season that lasts from June through September
farming where people grow food on their land just for themsel…
plain in Pakistan site of one of the world's oldest civilizat…
Subcontinent
large area of land separated from other land areas by water
Monsoon season
A rainy season that lasts from June through September
41 terms
Ancient India And Persia
India
subcontinent
Mount Everest
Monsoon Season
A large country on the Indian subcontinent
A large area of land that is separated from other countries b…
The highest peak in the Himalayas and the tallest mountain on…
Rainy season in monsoon climates in which winds blow from the…
India
A large country on the Indian subcontinent
subcontinent
A large area of land that is separated from other countries b…
8 terms
Persia/India/China
Persian Empire
Zoroaster
Barter Economy
Imperial Bureaucracy
The largest of these the world had ever seen at the time, it…
Persian prophet who founded Zoroastrianism.... (628 B.C.E.- 551…
A method of exchange by which goods or services are directly…
An important tool that allows the emperor or empress to maint…
Persian Empire
The largest of these the world had ever seen at the time, it…
Zoroaster
Persian prophet who founded Zoroastrianism.... (628 B.C.E.- 551…
84 terms
Classical India and Persia
What does India depend upon for rainfa…
What is considered to be the Formative…
Who invaded India about 1500 BCE?
How did the Aryans get into India?
Monsoons
Vedic and Epic Ages
Aryans
Khyber Pass through Hindu Kush Mtns
What does India depend upon for rainfa…
Monsoons
What is considered to be the Formative…
Vedic and Epic Ages
54 terms
Persia, India, and China
what empire was built on earlier centr…
What was the main Persian religion?
What does Yin and Yang represent for c…
tolerance of conquered peoples is a ch…
Persia
Zoroastrianism
opposites
Persian
what empire was built on earlier centr…
Persia
What was the main Persian religion?
Zoroastrianism
16 terms
Social Studies: India and Persia
Aryan
Aryan
Aryan
Aryan
Groups were headed by a rajah
Nomads who crossed the Hindu Kush
Lasted from about 1500 BC to about 550 BC
Recorded stories and songs in The Vedas, or "Books of Knowled…
Aryan
Groups were headed by a rajah
Aryan
Nomads who crossed the Hindu Kush
30 terms
Chapter 6 India and Persia
Who are Aryans?
What is Vedas?
What is Sanskirt?
What is a prophet?
They are warriors and herders who came to India from Western…
Aryan's holiest book.
An ancient language brought to India by the Aryans.
A person who others believe speaks or write with a divine mes…
Who are Aryans?
They are warriors and herders who came to India from Western…
What is Vedas?
Aryan's holiest book.
6 terms
Unit 2- Geography- India and Persia
Mount Everest
Indus River Valley
Harappa
subcontinent
highest peak in the Himalayas and the tallest mountain on Earth
the land surrounding the Indus River in Pakistan
the site of one of the earliest civilizations in South Asia
a large area of land that is separated from other countries b…
Mount Everest
highest peak in the Himalayas and the tallest mountain on Earth
Indus River Valley
the land surrounding the Indus River in Pakistan
20 terms
Chapter 6: India and Persia
What enabled the Aryans to take farmla…
What religion did the Aryan religion d…
What enabled Aryan priests to bring or…
What religion believes that people sho…
The use of horses
Hinduism
The belief in reincarnation.
Buddhism
What enabled the Aryans to take farmla…
The use of horses
What religion did the Aryan religion d…
Hinduism
28 terms
ch. 4 Persia, India, China
Persian Empire
Royal Road
Imperial Bureaucracy
Zoroastrianism
Started with the conquering of Babylon and ended with Alexand…
A highway that stretched across the Persian Empire. Allow fas…
A royal government system that divided the empire into satrap…
The religion of the Persian Empire that is based on good and…
Persian Empire
Started with the conquering of Babylon and ended with Alexand…
Royal Road
A highway that stretched across the Persian Empire. Allow fas…
11 terms
India and Persia questions
why does it seem that the people of th…
what do the remains found at Mohenjo-D…
Why do scientists believe that the Har…
What problem did the Vedas solve for a…
There was statues that may represent gods or goddess.
that people there had a grid system, and a system of
The physical geography made it possible and Vanished in 700 B…
the language, the wars, contests, poems, stories, and gods an…
why does it seem that the people of th…
There was statues that may represent gods or goddess.
what do the remains found at Mohenjo-D…
that people there had a grid system, and a system of
50 terms
Unit 2: Persia, India, China
Cyrus
Darius
Persepolis
Achaemenid Administration: The Satrapies
Cyrus the Achaemenid reigned from 558-530 B.C.E. He launched…
One of the greatest Achaemenid emperors was Darius, who reign…
When Darius began to centralize his administration in 520 B.C…
The government of the Achaemenid empire depended on a balance…
Cyrus
Cyrus the Achaemenid reigned from 558-530 B.C.E. He launched…
Darius
One of the greatest Achaemenid emperors was Darius, who reign…
23 terms
Unit 3 - Persia, India and China
Zoroastrianism
bureaucracy
Aryans
Hinduism
a monotheistic religion that developed in early Persia and st…
a system of managing government through departments run by ap…
nomads from Europe and Asia who migrated to India and finally…
A religion and philosophy developed in ancient India, charact…
Zoroastrianism
a monotheistic religion that developed in early Persia and st…
bureaucracy
a system of managing government through departments run by ap…
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