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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…
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…
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
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…
India Test Social Studies
Himalaya Mountains
The Indus River
Subcontinent
A fixed social class into which a pers…
Which is a physical barrier that seperates India from the res…
Which river formed the basis of India's first civilization
What is the term for a large landmass that is smaller than a…
What is a Caste System
Himalaya Mountains
Which is a physical barrier that seperates India from the res…
The Indus River
Which river formed the basis of India's first civilization
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…
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…
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…
16 terms
Social Studies Vocabulary--India
Hinduism
Diffusion
Caste System
Buddha
The world's largest polytheistic religion--it was developed i…
The spread of ideas, goods, or beliefs from one culture to an…
The social hierarchy of ancient India according to Hinduism
Siddhartha Gautama--the founder of Buddhism
Hinduism
The world's largest polytheistic religion--it was developed i…
Diffusion
The spread of ideas, goods, or beliefs from one culture to an…
5 terms
Social Studies - India 1
subcontinent
monsoon
citadel
migrate
a large land mass that juts out from a continent
a strong wind that blows across East Asia at certain times of…
fortress in a city
to move from one place to settle in another area.
subcontinent
a large land mass that juts out from a continent
monsoon
a strong wind that blows across East Asia at certain times of…
5 terms
Social Studies - India 2
brahman
avatar
reincarnation
dharma
a single spiritual power that Hindus believe lives in everyth…
a representation of a Hindu god or goddess in human or animal…
the rebirth of the soul in the body of another living being.
the religious and moral duties of Hindus
brahman
a single spiritual power that Hindus believe lives in everyth…
avatar
a representation of a Hindu god or goddess in human or animal…
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
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)
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…
32 terms
social studies India test
subcontinent
karma
Siddhartha Gautama
Ramayana and Mahabharata
India is called a _____________ because of its landmass and g…
what determines the form that people are reborn into Hinduism
who was the founder of Buddhism
what are the two major Hindu epic poems called
subcontinent
India is called a _____________ because of its landmass and g…
karma
what determines the form that people are reborn into Hinduism
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
9 terms
Social Studies India
Subcontinent
Monsoon season
Subsistence farming
Brahmin
A large area of land that is separated from countries by water.
Rainy season in monsoon climates in which winds blow from the…
The process of growing food mainly for self-consumption.
A priest who held the highest position in Aryan society.
Subcontinent
A large area of land that is separated from countries by water.
Monsoon season
Rainy season in monsoon climates in which winds blow from the…
Social Studies- INDIA AND CHINA
Indus River Valley
Self sufficient
Planned Communities (what was their la…
Citadel
Area of fertile land A river that flows through Pakistan (2 x…
able to take care of all your needs- independent
1. grid system... 2.They had a uniformed network, perpendicular…
Fortified area... built on a raised platform of rock
Indus River Valley
Area of fertile land A river that flows through Pakistan (2 x…
Self sufficient
able to take care of all your needs- independent
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
5 terms
Social studies- India
Brahmans
Kshatriyas
Vaisyas
Sudras
Priest
Warriors and rulers
Common people
Unskilled laborers, servants
Brahmans
Priest
Kshatriyas
Warriors and rulers
Social Studies India
Legacy
Deity
Monsoon
Harrapa/Mohejo-Daro
Something passed from the past
God or Goddess
Rainstorm
Cities in ancient Kush
Legacy
Something passed from the past
Deity
God or Goddess
19 terms
Social Studies ~ Ancient India
How long did Ancient India last?
Major Rivers
major cities
Karma
2500B.C ~ 185B.C
Ganges River is the largest river in India. Indus River start…
Harappa and Mohenjo-Daro were two pf the famous cities found…
Idea that a person's action determine what will happen after…
How long did Ancient India last?
2500B.C ~ 185B.C
Major Rivers
Ganges River is the largest river in India. Indus River start…
Social Studies - India Vocab
Subcontinent
Monsoon
Citadel
Migrate
A large land mass that juts out from a continent
A strong wind that blows across East Asia at certain times of…
A fortress in a city
To move from one place to settle in another area
Subcontinent
A large land mass that juts out from a continent
Monsoon
A strong wind that blows across East Asia at certain times of…
Social Studies Vocabulary - India
The Hindu Kush
Caste System
Monsoon
Subcontinent
a mountain range in Central Asia
A strict division of classes that began in ancient India
Winds that blow across East Asia during certain times
A large land mass that juts out from a continent
The Hindu Kush
a mountain range in Central Asia
Caste System
A strict division of classes that began in ancient India
18 terms
Social Studies - India
sub-continent
monsoon
Sanskrit
raja
a large land mass that is part of a continent but distinct fr…
in South Asia, strong wind that blows one direction in winter…
written language developed by the Aryans; known as language o…
prince who led an Aryan tribe in India
sub-continent
a large land mass that is part of a continent but distinct fr…
monsoon
in South Asia, strong wind that blows one direction in winter…
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…
28 terms
Social Studies: Ancient India
ahimsa
monsoon
Himalayas
Indus River
non-violence
seasonal wind patterns that produce wet and dry seasons
highest mountains in world, located in Nepal and northern India
region of the Harappan Civilization
ahimsa
non-violence
monsoon
seasonal wind patterns that produce wet and dry seasons
15 terms
Social Studies Vocabulary- India
subcontinent
plateau
monsoon
reside
a large landmass that is smaller than a continent
a broad flat area of high land
seasonal wind, especially in the Indian Ocean and Southern Asia
to be present continuously or have a home in a particular place
subcontinent
a large landmass that is smaller than a continent
plateau
a broad flat area of high land
India Social Studies
Vedas
Himalayas
Brahman
Guru
most ancient Hindu scriptures
A mountain range in Asia
means the concept of the transcendent and immanent ultimate r…
a spiritual teach which imparts in initiation
Vedas
most ancient Hindu scriptures
Himalayas
A mountain range in Asia
Social Studies - India
Tributaries
Subcontinent
Plateau
Rajah
a river or stream flowing into a larger river or lake
a large, distinguishable part of a continent such as NA or So…
an area of relatively high level ground
an Indian king or prince
Tributaries
a river or stream flowing into a larger river or lake
Subcontinent
a large, distinguishable part of a continent such as NA or So…
Social Studies India Unit
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.
The division of Ancient Indian society into groups based on a…
Subcontinent
A large landmass that is smaller than a continent.
Monsoons
Seasonal wind patterns that cause wet and dry seasons.
20 terms
Social Studies India
Aryans
Brahman
The Buddha
Caste
Migrated to India around 2000 BC. Good warriors and expert ho…
The universal spirit in Hindu belief
Prince Siddhartha Guatama. Founded the religion Buddhism.
A social group someone is born into and cannot change
Aryans
Migrated to India around 2000 BC. Good warriors and expert ho…
Brahman
The universal spirit in Hindu belief
Ancient India social studies
Hinduism
Harappans
Indus river
Sanskrit
World largest indian religion
First settlers in India
The river where the Harappans settled along.
Aryan language
Hinduism
World largest indian religion
Harappans
First settlers in India
14 terms
Social Studies India
Subcontinent
Monsoon
Sanskrit
Harappa
A large landmass smaller than a continent
Seasonal wind patterns that cause wet and dry seasons
Ancient India's most influential language
India's first civilization
Subcontinent
A large landmass smaller than a continent
Monsoon
Seasonal wind patterns that cause wet and dry seasons
Social Studies Review INDIA
Indias first civilizations were in the…
Two civilazions were between
Caste System
British Imperialism
Indus River Valley- Aryans
Indus River
The class based society where people are born into a class an…
The British colonized India and controlled its government and…
Indias first civilizations were in the…
Indus River Valley- Aryans
Two civilazions were between
Indus River
20 terms
Social Studies Ancient India
Metallurgy
Inoculation
Religious tolerance
Shan Jahan
Working with metal well
The process of being vaccinated
When people allow other people to think or practice religions…
Creator of the Taj Mahal
Metallurgy
Working with metal well
Inoculation
The process of being vaccinated
25 terms
Social Studies India
Brahmin
Kshatriyas
Vaishya
Shudra
Top of pyramid, brain, Priest/scholars
Second in the pyramid, Arms, Rulers/ soldiers/ warriors
Third in pyramid, legs, merchants/ professionals
4th/bottom of pyramid, feet, laborers/ servants
Brahmin
Top of pyramid, brain, Priest/scholars
Kshatriyas
Second in the pyramid, Arms, Rulers/ soldiers/ warriors
19 terms
social studies india
subcontinent
monsoons
Sanskrit
caste system
a land mass smaller than a continent
seasonal wind patterns
the most important language if ancient india
group based on people wealth and birth.
subcontinent
a land mass smaller than a continent
monsoons
seasonal wind patterns
social studies India
subcontinent
present day countries in ancient India
monsoons
Indus Civilization time period
large landmass that cuts out from a continent
India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, & mountains of Nepal…
seasonal winds with rain, sort of like a hurricane...greatly…
2600 BC-1900 BC
subcontinent
large landmass that cuts out from a continent
present day countries in ancient India
India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, & mountains of Nepal…
20 terms
social studies ancient india
he was a leader for independence in gr…
caste system and everyone is not equal
the buddha believes that everyone is e…
At the heart of the Buddha's teachings…
mahatma ghandi
hinduism
buddhism
four noble truths
he was a leader for independence in gr…
mahatma ghandi
caste system and everyone is not equal
hinduism
25 terms
Social Studies Vocab (India)
Monsoon
Vedas
Aryans
Sanskrit
Season wind that brings heavy rain to South Asia in the summer
Earliest holy text of the Aryans/Hinduism, written in Sanskrit
Indo-European invaders to India who bring their language, rel…
Indo-European language of the Aryans, becomes modern day Hindi
Monsoon
Season wind that brings heavy rain to South Asia in the summer
Vedas
Earliest holy text of the Aryans/Hinduism, written in Sanskrit
Social Studies (India)
subcontinent
Caste system
Atman
Ahimsa
a large landmass that is smaller than a continent
A Hindu social class system that controlled every aspect of d…
Soul that holds the person's personality
The sanskrit word for non-violence
subcontinent
a large landmass that is smaller than a continent
Caste system
A Hindu social class system that controlled every aspect of d…
19 terms
Social studies India: Hinduism
Moksha
Moksha
Reincarnation
Reincarnation
Goal in life is to achieve _________ or union with Brahman.
Most cannot achieve __________ in one lifetime
Rebirth of the soul in another bodily form
Allows people to continue working toward moksha through sever…
Moksha
Goal in life is to achieve _________ or union with Brahman.
Moksha
Most cannot achieve __________ in one lifetime
16 terms
Social Studies- Ancient India
Meditate
missionaries
Nirvana
ancient Hindus
to focus the mind inward in order to find spiritual awareness…
people who spread their religious beliefs to others.
a condition of lasting peace.
developed meditation.
Meditate
to focus the mind inward in order to find spiritual awareness…
missionaries
people who spread their religious beliefs to others.
Social Studies India
River System
Gurus
Reincarnation
Karma
A drainage system is the pattern formed by the streams, river…
In Hinduism and Buddhism a spiritual teacher, especially one…
the rebirth of a soul in a new body.
In Hinduism and Buddhism how one acts in their world determin…
River System
A drainage system is the pattern formed by the streams, river…
Gurus
In Hinduism and Buddhism a spiritual teacher, especially one…
Social Studies India
subcontinent
caste
untouchable caste
reign
a large landmass that is smaller then a continent
any one of the hindu social classes into which a person was b…
a group of families who were considered low in status and wer…
a period of royal power,authority,or rule
subcontinent
a large landmass that is smaller then a continent
caste
any one of the hindu social classes into which a person was b…
36 terms
Social Studies- India
the aryan people who migrated to parts…
idea of caste system
idea of reincarnation
following the rules of dharma for the…
the idea of moving into the valley
organizing people into levels based on family your'e born into
the cycle of life, death, and rebirth
following the rules for the level that your in
the aryan people who migrated to parts…
the idea of moving into the valley
idea of caste system
organizing people into levels based on family your'e born into
Social Studies Ancient India
Subcontinent
Aryans
Migration
Buddhism
A large area of land that is separated from the rest of a con…
Semi-nomadic people from Eastern Europe who settled in the In…
The movement of people to re-settle in a new place.
A religion founded by Siddhartha Gautama that teaches moderat…
Subcontinent
A large area of land that is separated from the rest of a con…
Aryans
Semi-nomadic people from Eastern Europe who settled in the In…
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
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