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19 terms
Social Studies India #1
Delta
Subcontinent
Monsoon
Ghat
a triangle shaped land that is formed when a river splits int…
a large landmass smaller than a continent
a wind in the Indian Ocean and southern Asia that brings heav…
Provides access to the water especially for bathing
Delta
a triangle shaped land that is formed when a river splits int…
Subcontinent
a large landmass smaller than a continent
19 terms
Social Studies India 1
Delta
Subcontinent
Monsoon
Ghat
A piece of land shaped like a triangle that is formed when a…
A large landmass smaller than a continent
A wind in the Indian Ocean and southern Asia that brings heav…
A broad flight of steps that is situated on an Indian riverba…
Delta
A piece of land shaped like a triangle that is formed when a…
Subcontinent
A large landmass smaller than a continent
10 terms
Social Studies Chapter 6 - India, Part 1
subcontinent
monsoons
Vedas
Sanskrit
a large landmass that is smaller than a continent
seasonal wind patterns that cause wet and dry seasons
religious writings
the most important language of Ancient India
subcontinent
a large landmass that is smaller than a continent
monsoons
seasonal wind patterns that cause wet and dry seasons
8 terms
Social Studies 8.1 India
Life Expectancy
Textiles
Literacy Rate
Malnutrition
the average number of years a person is expected to live
cloth made by weaving or knitting
the percentage of a population over the age of 15 who can rea…
poor nutrition
Life Expectancy
the average number of years a person is expected to live
Textiles
cloth made by weaving or knitting
27 terms
Social Studies - Ch. 5 (India) - Period 1
Ganges River
Darius 1
Monsoon Season
Subcontinent
An important river in India; Hindus believe it represents pur…
Persian king who expanded the Persian Empire to include India.
A seasonally-changing pattern.
A large area of land that is separated from other countries b…
Ganges River
An important river in India; Hindus believe it represents pur…
Darius 1
Persian king who expanded the Persian Empire to include India.
8 terms
Social Studies Ancient India les.1
Subcontinent
Monsoons
Language family
Raja
A large landmass that is smaller than a continent ... India is a…
Seasonal winds, especially in the Indian Ocean and Southern A…
A group of similar languages ... A language family can contain l…
An Indian prince ... The raja was very young.
Subcontinent
A large landmass that is smaller than a continent ... India is a…
Monsoons
Seasonal winds, especially in the Indian Ocean and Southern A…
24 terms
Social Studies India vocab. 1
subcontinent
plateau
monsoon
Harappa and Mohenjo - Daro
large landmass
raised area of level land
seasonal wind that is part of the wind pattern
Indus cities that have been considered possible twin capitial…
subcontinent
large landmass
plateau
raised area of level land
6 terms
Social Studies India 6-1
Caste
Himalayas
Sanskrit
Monsoon
A social group that one is born into and can not change
Highest mountains in the world
Written Language
Strong Winds. Blow in one direction in winter and the other d…
Caste
A social group that one is born into and can not change
Himalayas
Highest mountains in the world
39 terms
Social Studies India
Rivers
South Asia
Trade
Technology
Indus River and Ganges River
Known as the Indian subcontinent because India is the largest…
Written down by Mesopotamians because the Indians did NOT wri…
They had the first citywide sewer system; canals lined with b…
Rivers
Indus River and Ganges River
South Asia
Known as the Indian subcontinent because India is the largest…
10 terms
Social Studies India Quiz #1
Delta
Peninsula
Subcontinent
Citadel
a piece of land shaped like a triangle that is formed when a…
a piece of land that is almost entirely surrounded by water a…
a large area of land that is a part of a continent
a castle or fort that in past times was used to protect the p…
Delta
a piece of land shaped like a triangle that is formed when a…
Peninsula
a piece of land that is almost entirely surrounded by water a…
59 terms
Social Studies India
Monsoon
What are the positives of a monsoon?
What are the negatives of a monsoon?
On a map know the following locations…
a seasonal wind that blows rain. It's especially in the India…
It brings water that they need for their crops. With good rai…
However, monsoon rains can also cause damage. Very heavy rain…
Monsoon
a seasonal wind that blows rain. It's especially in the India…
What are the positives of a monsoon?
It brings water that they need for their crops. With good rai…
12 terms
Social Studies: Ancient India #1
What continent is India on?
What two bodies of water is India surr…
Describe Brahmins
Kshatriyas
Asia
1) Arabian Sea 2)Bay of Bengal
High priests and religious scholars, highest class, could tea…
They were the warriors and rulers, main duty was to defend an…
What continent is India on?
Asia
What two bodies of water is India surr…
1) Arabian Sea 2)Bay of Bengal
16 terms
Social Studies 4.1 India's First Civilizations
Himalaya
Ganges River
Indus RIver
Deccan Plateau
The world's highest mountain range, forming the northern bord…
A river of South Asia that flows southeast from the Himalayas…
Large river that flows down from the Himalayas in Pakistan, n…
A high area of land at the center of the Indian subcontinent.
Himalaya
The world's highest mountain range, forming the northern bord…
Ganges River
A river of South Asia that flows southeast from the Himalayas…
12 terms
Social Studies: Ancient India #1
What continent is India on?
What two bodies of water is India surr…
Describe Brahmins
Kshatriyas
Asia
1) Arabian Sea 2)Bay of Bengal
High priests and religious scholars, highest class, could tea…
They were the warriors and rulers, main duty was to defend an…
What continent is India on?
Asia
What two bodies of water is India surr…
1) Arabian Sea 2)Bay of Bengal
53 terms
Social Studies India Test Section 1-5
subcontinent
Indus River Valley
Himalayas
monsoons
A large landmass that is smaller than a continent
Birthplace of the Harappan Civilization
Mountains on the northern side of India
Seasonal wind patterns that cause wet and dry seasons
subcontinent
A large landmass that is smaller than a continent
Indus River Valley
Birthplace of the Harappan Civilization
11 terms
6th grade Social Studies: India
What are Monsoons?
By what geographic feature did people…
Because India is so large, it is calle…
What unjust things did Chanragupta do…
heavy rains
rivers
subcontinent
He used torture and spies.
What are Monsoons?
heavy rains
By what geographic feature did people…
rivers
65 terms
Combo with "Social Studies India" and 1 other
Rivers
South Asia
Trade
Technology
Indus River and Ganges River
Known as the Indian subcontinent because India is the largest…
Written down by Mesopotamians because the Indians did NOT wri…
They had the first citywide sewer system; canals lined with b…
Rivers
Indus River and Ganges River
South Asia
Known as the Indian subcontinent because India is the largest…
20 terms
India Quiz 1- Social Studies
location of India?
What are India's major rivers?
What were the two first cities in India?
Characteristics of the two major citie…
southern Asia, borders Pakistan, Nepal, and Bangladesh
Indus and Sarasvati
The Harppa and Mohenjo
irrigation canals, first writing system, engineering, indoor…
location of India?
southern Asia, borders Pakistan, Nepal, and Bangladesh
What are India's major rivers?
Indus and Sarasvati
36 terms
Social Studies India
Rivers
South Asia
Trade
Technology
Indus River and Ganges River
Known as the Indian subcontinent because India is the largest…
Written down by Mesopotamians because the Indians did NOT wri…
They had the first citywide sewer system; canals lined with b…
Rivers
Indus River and Ganges River
South Asia
Known as the Indian subcontinent because India is the largest…
16 terms
Social Studies Vocab: India PART 1
Subcontinent
Monsoon
Aryans
Sanskrit
A large land mass separated by its continent by other physica…
Seasonal wind patterns that cause wet and dry seasons.
Originally from Central Asia, they became the dominant people…
The language of ancient India;The root of many South Asian la…
Subcontinent
A large land mass separated by its continent by other physica…
Monsoon
Seasonal wind patterns that cause wet and dry seasons.
12 terms
Ancient India-Social Studies
Subcontinent
Aryans
Vedas
Sanskrit
A large landmass that is connected to a continent, but is iso…
Indo-European nomadic people who traveled into India and sett…
Collection of religious writings that became the sacred texts…
Language of ancient India and Hinduism
Subcontinent
A large landmass that is connected to a continent, but is iso…
Aryans
Indo-European nomadic people who traveled into India and sett…
12 terms
Social Studies India
Subcontinent
Aryans
Vedas
Sanskrit
A large landmass that is connected to a continent, but is iso…
Indo-European nomadic people who traveled into India and sett…
Collection of religious writings that became the sacred texts…
Language of ancient India and Hinduism
Subcontinent
A large landmass that is connected to a continent, but is iso…
Aryans
Indo-European nomadic people who traveled into India and sett…
10 terms
Social Studies Vocabulary India 1/19/16
Subcontinent
Monsoons
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
Indian society divided into groups based on a persons birth,…
Subcontinent
A large landmass that is smaller than a continent
Monsoons
Seasonal wind patterns that cause wet and dry seasons
14 terms
social studies India wocab
subcontinent
monsoon
citadel
migrate
a large land mass that juts out from a continent
a strong wind that blows across the seas
a fortress in a city
to settle in another place
subcontinent
a large land mass that juts out from a continent
monsoon
a strong wind that blows across the seas
65 terms
Social Studies India
Rivers
South Asia
Trade
Technology
Indus River and Ganges River
Known as the Indian subcontinent because India is the largest…
Written down by Mesopotamians because the Indians did NOT wri…
They had the first citywide sewer system; canals lined with b…
Rivers
Indus River and Ganges River
South Asia
Known as the Indian subcontinent because India is the largest…
65 terms
Combo with "Social Studies India" and 1 other
Rivers
South Asia
Trade
Technology
Indus River and Ganges River
Known as the Indian subcontinent because India is the largest…
Written down by Mesopotamians because the Indians did NOT wri…
They had the first citywide sewer system; canals lined with b…
Rivers
Indus River and Ganges River
South Asia
Known as the Indian subcontinent because India is the largest…
65 terms
Combo with "Social Studies India" and 1 other
Rivers
South Asia
Trade
Technology
Indus River and Ganges River
Known as the Indian subcontinent because India is the largest…
Written down by Mesopotamians because the Indians did NOT wri…
They had the first citywide sewer system; canals lined with b…
Rivers
Indus River and Ganges River
South Asia
Known as the Indian subcontinent because India is the largest…
34 terms
Social Studies 6th India /Chapter 5.1
Subcontinent
Where are India, Bangladesh, and Pakis…
What geographical feature separates th…
How long do the Himalayas stretch?
a large area of land that is separated by geography from the…
South Asia
Himalayas separates India from China
1500 miles
Subcontinent
a large area of land that is separated by geography from the…
Where are India, Bangladesh, and Pakis…
South Asia
17 terms
6th Grade Social Studies-India
monsoon
Hinduism
poverty
Indian Sub Continent
a seasonal wind that blows across Southern Asia
Religion of the people of India
State or condition of having little or no money, goods, or me…
Land south of the Himalayan Mountains
monsoon
a seasonal wind that blows across Southern Asia
Hinduism
Religion of the people of India
65 terms
Combo with "Social Studies India" and 1 other
Rivers
South Asia
Trade
Technology
Indus River and Ganges River
Known as the Indian subcontinent because India is the largest…
Written down by Mesopotamians because the Indians did NOT wri…
They had the first citywide sewer system; canals lined with b…
Rivers
Indus River and Ganges River
South Asia
Known as the Indian subcontinent because India is the largest…
65 terms
Combo with "Social Studies India" and 1 other
Rivers
South Asia
Trade
Technology
Indus River and Ganges River
Known as the Indian subcontinent because India is the largest…
Written down by Mesopotamians because the Indians did NOT wri…
They had the first citywide sewer system; canals lined with b…
Rivers
Indus River and Ganges River
South Asia
Known as the Indian subcontinent because India is the largest…
65 terms
Combo with "Social Studies India" and 1 other
Rivers
South Asia
Trade
Technology
Indus River and Ganges River
Known as the Indian subcontinent because India is the largest…
Written down by Mesopotamians because the Indians did NOT wri…
They had the first citywide sewer system; canals lined with b…
Rivers
Indus River and Ganges River
South Asia
Known as the Indian subcontinent because India is the largest…
65 terms
Combo with "Social Studies India" and 1 other
Rivers
South Asia
Trade
Technology
Indus River and Ganges River
Known as the Indian subcontinent because India is the largest…
Written down by Mesopotamians because the Indians did NOT wri…
They had the first citywide sewer system; canals lined with b…
Rivers
Indus River and Ganges River
South Asia
Known as the Indian subcontinent because India is the largest…
72 terms
Social Studies-India Ch.7 L.1
Mountains, and Sesonal Winds
Indus River
Harappan
True
What shapes the climate of India and affects agriculture?
What river did the earliest Indian civilization build well-or…
What civilization produced writing, a prosperous way of life…
India is a subcontinent (true or false)
Mountains, and Sesonal Winds
What shapes the climate of India and affects agriculture?
Indus River
What river did the earliest Indian civilization build well-or…
11 terms
Social Studies - Chpt. 6 (1) - India (Geography & Early India)
A large landmass that is smaller than…
Seasonal wind patterns that cause wet…
The most important language of ancient…
What are monsoons?
subcontinent
monsoons
Sanskrit
Big storms -- monsoon winds blow into India from the Indian O…
A large landmass that is smaller than…
subcontinent
Seasonal wind patterns that cause wet…
monsoons
11 terms
Social Studies - India Map
Western Ghats
Eastern Ghats
Deccan Plateau
New Delhi
Western Ghats
Eastern Ghats
24 terms
Ancient India 6th Grade Social Studies
Sub continent
monsoon
Harrapa
Indus River
large landmass that is a major part of a continent (Indian su…
A regional scale wind system that predictably change directio…
A civilization along the Indus River established around 7,000…
A river in South Asia that flows from the Himalayas to the Ar…
Sub continent
large landmass that is a major part of a continent (Indian su…
monsoon
A regional scale wind system that predictably change directio…
15 terms
Social Studies Set India
India's monsoons are seasonal. What do…
Make a prediction: What would most lik…
"Aryans believed that the most importa…
What would best explains why the Aryan…
The monsoons occur in a regular pattern.
Villages would not have grown along the rivers
Aryans fought each other nearly as often as they fought outsi…
The Aryans began to farm, so they stayed in one place.
India's monsoons are seasonal. What do…
The monsoons occur in a regular pattern.
Make a prediction: What would most lik…
Villages would not have grown along the rivers
29 terms
Social Studies India
Subcontinent
Hindu Kush
Himalyas
Indus River
part of a continent that is geographicly sparated
"Hindu Death" (very dangerous mountains)
highest mountain range in the world
the river that gives India its name... (Orgin: Himalays Delta: A…
Subcontinent
part of a continent that is geographicly sparated
Hindu Kush
"Hindu Death" (very dangerous mountains)
9 terms
Social Studies Chapter 5 India
subcontinent
monsoon season
subsistence farming
brahmin
a large region separated by water from other land areas
the rainy season
a type of farming in which people grow food just for their fa…
a priest or a teacher: the highest level in Aryan society
subcontinent
a large region separated by water from other land areas
monsoon season
the rainy season
33 terms
Social Studies - Ancient India sec1-3
Sub continent
Monsoon
Sanskrit
The Himalayas
A large landmass smaller than a continent
Seasonal wind patterns that cause wet and dry seasons
Ancient India's most influential language was _____
Name the world's highest mountains:
Sub continent
A large landmass smaller than a continent
Monsoon
Seasonal wind patterns that cause wet and dry seasons
11 terms
Social Studies Chapter 6.1 Geography and Early India
Aryan
Harappan
Himalayas
Hindu Kush
skilled warriors from Central Asia
India's oldest known civilization
Mountains that separate India from the rest of Asia
Mountains to the northwest of India
Aryan
skilled warriors from Central Asia
Harappan
India's oldest known civilization
21 terms
social studies India vocab 1-24
algorithm
aryans
Brahman
brahmins
in mathematics a series of steps that solve a problem
group of people who settled in India and established the cast…
in Hinduism the universal spirit of which all deities are dif…
priest in Hindu religon
algorithm
in mathematics a series of steps that solve a problem
aryans
group of people who settled in India and established the cast…
21 terms
Social Studies Ancient India
Geography of India
Aryans
buddha
buddhism
high mountains (Himalayas), great rivers (Indus) and heavy se…
Didnt build cities or have a single ruling authority or a wri…
enlightened one
a religion based on the teaching of the Buddha which deal wit…
Geography of India
high mountains (Himalayas), great rivers (Indus) and heavy se…
Aryans
Didnt build cities or have a single ruling authority or a wri…
11 terms
Social Studies - Chpt. 6 (1) - India (Geography & Early India)
A large landmass that is smaller than…
Seasonal wind patterns that cause wet…
The most important language of ancient…
What are monsoons?
subcontinent
monsoons
Sanskrit
Big storms -- monsoon winds blow into India from the Indian O…
A large landmass that is smaller than…
subcontinent
Seasonal wind patterns that cause wet…
monsoons
12 terms
Social Studies Ancient India
Subcontiental
Aryans
Vedas
Sanskrit
A large landmass that is connected to a continent but it is i…
Indo -European nomadic people who traveled India but settled…
Collection of religious writings that became sacred texts of…
A language of ancient India and Hinduism
Subcontiental
A large landmass that is connected to a continent but it is i…
Aryans
Indo -European nomadic people who traveled India but settled…
28 terms
Social Studies/India
subcontinent
monsoon
citadel
migrate
A large landmass that juts out from a continent
A strong wind that blows across East Asia at certain times of…
A fortress, typically on high ground, protecting a city from…
To move from one area in order to settle in another
subcontinent
A large landmass that juts out from a continent
monsoon
A strong wind that blows across East Asia at certain times of…
23 terms
India Social Studies Terms
monsoon
sanscrit
raja
Hinduism
seasonal winds that bring India rain (summer) and heat (winter)
ancient written language of the Aryans
Aryan princes of India
Aryan religion brought to India.... Main belief--> reincarnation
monsoon
seasonal winds that bring India rain (summer) and heat (winter)
sanscrit
ancient written language of the Aryans
10 terms
India Vocabulary- Social Studies
Moderation
Hinduism
Epics
Guilds
The condition of not being too excessive not too much not too…
The major religion and way of life in modern India
A long poem that tells the story of a hero
A group of merchants or artisans who do the same work
Moderation
The condition of not being too excessive not too much not too…
Hinduism
The major religion and way of life in modern India
38 terms
Social Studies India
South Asia
Trade
Technology
Caste System
Known as the Indian subcontinent because India is the largest…
Written down by Mesopotamians because the Indians did NOT wri…
They had the first citywide sewer system; canals lined with b…
Social Classes for the people of India
South Asia
Known as the Indian subcontinent because India is the largest…
Trade
Written down by Mesopotamians because the Indians did NOT wri…
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