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Social studies PERSIA GEMS
Politics and Government
Education
Innovation
Idea
People who are responsible for creating laws, and keeping ord…
A system of learning
The act of introducing something new
A thought
Politics and Government
People who are responsible for creating laws, and keeping ord…
Education
A system of learning
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Social studies PERSIA GEMS
Politics and Government
Education
Innovation
Idea
People who are responsible for creating laws, and keeping ord…
A system of learning
The act of introducing something new
A thought
Politics and Government
People who are responsible for creating laws, and keeping ord…
Education
A system of learning
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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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social studies: Persia
empire
bureaucracy
Persian empire continents
Persian empire differs from other earl…
conquers, rules other lands, variety of different culture,peo…
different groups and compartments to grant rulers wishes, ext…
Asia Europe Africa
largest,most impressive empire, had political organization, a…
empire
conquers, rules other lands, variety of different culture,peo…
bureaucracy
different groups and compartments to grant rulers wishes, ext…
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Social Studies PERSIA
Primary source
Secondary source
Primary source
Secondary source
quote
article
picture
Journal
Primary source
quote
Secondary source
article
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social studies- PERSIA GEM
POLITICAINS & GOVERNMENT
EDUCATION
RELIGION
SOCIAL CLASSES
people who are responsible for creating laws, and order in a…
a system of learning
a set of spiritual beliefs, values, and practices
the division of society by rank or class
POLITICAINS & GOVERNMENT
people who are responsible for creating laws, and order in a…
EDUCATION
a system of learning
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Social Studies: Persia
Ashurnasirpal II
silt
irrigation
surplus
Took the small town of Nimrud and made it the capital, he bui…
fine particles of fertile soil
a system that supplies dry land with water through ditches, p…
an amount that is left over after a need has been met
Ashurnasirpal II
Took the small town of Nimrud and made it the capital, he bui…
silt
fine particles of fertile soil
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Social Studies/Ancient Persia
Cyrus the Great was a ________ ruler.
Cyrus allowed different ________ withi…
The Greeks called Cyrus a " ___ _____".
The Jews called Cyrus " ___ _________…
tolerant
Cultures/empire
Law giver
The anointed of the Lord
Cyrus the Great was a ________ ruler.
tolerant
Cyrus allowed different ________ withi…
Cultures/empire
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social studies Persia and Athens
dominated
bards
crete
hellenes
have a commanding influence on; exercise control over
Professional storytellers.
The name of the island where Titus was when Paul wrote to him
Greeks
dominated
have a commanding influence on; exercise control over
bards
Professional storytellers.
Social Studies test- Persia
Cyrus Cylinder
Achaemenid period
Satrapy
Satrap
tells more about Cyrus' tolerant attitude toward his subjects
dynasty that Cyrus began
provinces in the persian empire
a governor over a province
Cyrus Cylinder
tells more about Cyrus' tolerant attitude toward his subjects
Achaemenid period
dynasty that Cyrus began
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Social Studies Ch. 16 Greece and Persia
Cyrus the Great
Herodotus
reign
Darius the Great
founder of the Persian Empire who united the Persian tribes
Greek historian
rule
Persian ruler who built a huge empire
Cyrus the Great
founder of the Persian Empire who united the Persian tribes
Herodotus
Greek historian
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3rd Grading - Social Studies - Persia
2 Aryan People.
Occupied the Southern Part.
Occupied the Northern Part.
The Median prince who founded the Medi…
Persians and Medes.
Persians.
Medes.
Cyaxares.
2 Aryan People.
Persians and Medes.
Occupied the Southern Part.
Persians.
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Social Studies-Ancient India and Persia
South Asia
the Himalayas
subcontinent
Asian subcontinent
home to the world's tallest mountains;also is a subcontinent
the world's tallest mountains
a large expanse of land that juts out from the mainland and i…
subcontinent that may have been part of a huge landmass that…
South Asia
home to the world's tallest mountains;also is a subcontinent
the Himalayas
the world's tallest mountains
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Social Studies: Persia Attacks the Greeks
What country today contains the land t…
Which ruler united the Persians into a…
How did Cyrus treat his subjects?
What countries and regions became part…
Iran
Cyrus the great
well
Mesopotamia, Asia minor
What country today contains the land t…
Iran
Which ruler united the Persians into a…
Cyrus the great
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PERSIA GT Social Studies Terms
Political
Economic
Religious
Social
Who's in Charge? The Government- The pharoahs ruled Egypt and…
How do people earn money? If you can trade it, grow it, get a…
Do they believe in God, gods and the afterlife?... Michael than…
Social class-are they rich high class or poor lower class? Cu…
Political
Who's in Charge? The Government- The pharoahs ruled Egypt and…
Economic
How do people earn money? If you can trade it, grow it, get a…
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Social Studies Voc. Greece and Persia
Alexander the Great
Aristophanes
Aristotle
Athena
the son of Phillip II; conquered all of the Persian Empire
A great write of comedies in Ancient Greece
a philosopher of ancient Greece; the teacher of Alexander the…
goddess of wisdom and useful arts and prudent warfare; guardi…
Alexander the Great
the son of Phillip II; conquered all of the Persian Empire
Aristophanes
A great write of comedies in Ancient Greece
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Social Studies- 8th grade Persia
Who was the leader of the creation of…
What is this declaration called?
Who established/created it?
What do the letters in Persia mean/ sp…
Elenor Roosavelt
Universal Declaration of Human Rights
Established by a United Nations commitee
P= Political E= economics R= religious S= social I= intellect…
Who was the leader of the creation of…
Elenor Roosavelt
What is this declaration called?
Universal Declaration of Human Rights
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social studies vocabulary - greece and persia
agora
anatolia
athens
city state
a place where people socialized
area which is now turkey
ancient city state which is the capital of greece
city center and area around it
agora
a place where people socialized
anatolia
area which is now turkey
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Christopher social studies India and Persia
Who extended the empire to Persian bor…
Ashoka organized the government of the?
Aryan Migration forms, and
How did the Persian Empire influence I…
chandragupta Maurya
Mauryan Empire
expanded
built roads and developed trade
Who extended the empire to Persian bor…
chandragupta Maurya
Ashoka organized the government of the?
Mauryan Empire
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Social Studies Ancient India and Persia
Does the Eightfold path recommend suff…
The Four Noble Truths tell us what?
Himalayas
Shiva keeps the order of what?
No
They tell Buddhist that they should follow the Eightfold Path
A physical feature in South Asia
Keeps order of the universe NOT a main belief in Hinduism
Does the Eightfold path recommend suff…
No
The Four Noble Truths tell us what?
They tell Buddhist that they should follow the Eightfold Path
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Social Studies: Persia Attacks the Greeks
What country today contains the land t…
Which ruler united the Persians into a…
How did Cyrus treat his subjects?
What countries and regions became part…
Iran
Cyrus the great
well
Mesopotamia, Asia minor
What country today contains the land t…
Iran
Which ruler united the Persians into a…
Cyrus the great
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Social Studies Quiz- Empire of Persia
Who are the people of Persia?
What is the modern day country where P…
Who conquered the Persians when they f…
How many dynasties does Persia have?
The Indo-Europeans
Iran
Medes
One
Who are the people of Persia?
The Indo-Europeans
What is the modern day country where P…
Iran
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Social Studies-Greek VS Persia
what were the open spaces called where…
what goddess was the era called of Gre…
who is the most famous Greek Historian…
which Athenian leader made it possible…
agoras
Hellas
Herodotus
solon
what were the open spaces called where…
agoras
what goddess was the era called of Gre…
Hellas
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christopher social studies India and Persia
What empire lasted about 200 years?
What was the first Indian Empire?
What rises in the South Asia?
What provides good farmland in South A…
Gupta Empire
Mauryan Empire
Mount Everest
The Indo-Ganges Plain
What empire lasted about 200 years?
Gupta Empire
What was the first Indian Empire?
Mauryan Empire
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social studies, sparta persia and greece
Why was Cyrus called "Great"
Why was Cyrus able to create and rule…
How did Darius I organize the Persian…
What is a cavalry?
Because of his achievements
He let who ever he conquered keep their customs
He split the empire into 20 provences and placed a governer i…
A unit of soldiers who ride horses
Why was Cyrus called "Great"
Because of his achievements
Why was Cyrus able to create and rule…
He let who ever he conquered keep their customs
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~Social Studies~ Page 128~ India & Persia~
Harappa
Mohenjo Daro
Cyrus the 2nd
Chandraguptan Maurya
the site of one of the earliest civilization in South Asia.
an ancient city in the Indus River Valley in Pakistan.
c. 585 B.C. - 529 B.C. Persian King who established the Persi…
360 B.C. - 298 B.C. Soldier who started the Mauryan Empire th…
Harappa
the site of one of the earliest civilization in South Asia.
Mohenjo Daro
an ancient city in the Indus River Valley in Pakistan.
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Social Studies - India and Persia: Ch. 6
Vedas
Caste
Hinduism
Brahma
4 books of sacred writing describing the Aryan religion
A group within a social class - members lived, married, and w…
One of the oldest religions practiced today - belief in 3 god…
the Creator
Vedas
4 books of sacred writing describing the Aryan religion
Caste
A group within a social class - members lived, married, and w…
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Ancient Greece and Persia 6th grade social studies
agora
Asia Minor
Athens
city-state
an area in a Greek city-state where people gathered to trade,…
The area of land that is now the country of turkey
an ancient city-state that is now called Greece
an area of land that includes the main city center and all th…
agora
an area in a Greek city-state where people gathered to trade,…
Asia Minor
The area of land that is now the country of turkey
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Social Studies section 3 Persia attacks the Greeks
Persia
Cyrus the Great
Darius
Satrapies
What is today Iran
Remarkable leader that managed to unite the Persians into a p…
Persian leader who came to throne in 521 b.c
Darious divides the empire into 20 provinces.
Persia
What is today Iran
Cyrus the Great
Remarkable leader that managed to unite the Persians into a p…
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Social Studies Test (PERSIA + GTI Chart)
Who were the political leaders of Meso…
What was the first written law code? D…
Define city-states.
What type of religion did Mesopotamia…
Mesopotamia ... -Priests ... -oversaw religious rituals... -managed…
Code of Hammurabi... -not equal, favored higher social classes... -…
-a city and its surrounding lands functioning as an independe…
Polytheism... -belief of many gods and goddesses
Who were the political leaders of Meso…
Mesopotamia ... -Priests ... -oversaw religious rituals... -managed…
What was the first written law code? D…
Code of Hammurabi... -not equal, favored higher social classes... -…
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Social Studies Chapter 5 Ancient India and Persia
Mount Everest
Subcontinent
Monsoon Season
Indo-ganges Plain
the world's tallest mountain, located in the Himalayas
A large landmass that is connected to the rest of a continent.
Continuous rain for 4 months every year on the Indian subcont…
A region in India through which the Ganges and Brahmaputra Ri…
Mount Everest
the world's tallest mountain, located in the Himalayas
Subcontinent
A large landmass that is connected to the rest of a continent.
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Social Studies-The Ancient Greeks: Persia Attacks the Greeks
The people of Persia live in what is t…
Early Persians were
Who mannaged to unite the Persians und…
How long did Cyrus rule?
Southwestern Iran.
Warriors and nomads.
Cyrus the Great.
559 B.C. to 530 B.C.
The people of Persia live in what is t…
Southwestern Iran.
Early Persians were
Warriors and nomads.
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social studies ch 5 ancient india and persia
subcontinent
monsoon season
subsistence farming
brahmin
a large area of land that is separated from other countries b…
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 other countries b…
monsoon season
rainy season in monsoon climates in which winds blow from the…
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Ancient Civilizations India/Persia Social Study Guide
Geographical
Mohenjo-Daro
Cotton
Bricks
Mohenjo-Daro and Harappa were located near the Indus River. T…
What was the largest city in the Indus Valley
What did Mohenjo-Daro discover that could be grown and used f…
What did the Mohenjo-Daro and Harappa's houses made out of
Geographical
Mohenjo-Daro and Harappa were located near the Indus River. T…
Mohenjo-Daro
What was the largest city in the Indus Valley
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Social Studies Ancient India and Persia Vocabulary
Aryans
Ashoka the Great
Brahman
Buddha
Indus River Valley civilization from about 100 B.C.
leader of the Mauryan Empire in 270 B.C.
the life-force, creator and destroyer in Hinduism
Siddhartha Gautama after his enlightment
Aryans
Indus River Valley civilization from about 100 B.C.
Ashoka the Great
leader of the Mauryan Empire in 270 B.C.
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Social Studies:CH 9 Heirs of Rome and Persia
Justinian Code
Monopoly
Mosiac
Orthodox
-code organized under Justinian of Byzantine; many centuries…
Complete control of a product or business by one person or gr…
Pictures made from bits of colored stone or glass(artwork put…
Adhering to the traditional and established beliefs, especial…
Justinian Code
-code organized under Justinian of Byzantine; many centuries…
Monopoly
Complete control of a product or business by one person or gr…
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India and Persia 6th grade Social Studies
Plateau
Cavalry
Tribute
Courier
A high, flag area of land
Soldiers who ride horses or other Animals to make swift attac…
Yearly Payments.
A person who delivers messages.
Plateau
A high, flag area of land
Cavalry
Soldiers who ride horses or other Animals to make swift attac…
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Social Studies 9 Classical Persia and Greece quiz
zoroastrianism
ahura mazda
spenta mainyu and angra mainyu
spenta mainyu
the main religion of the Persian empire
created the universe according to zoroastrianism
the sons of ahura mazda
the son that chose truth light and life
zoroastrianism
the main religion of the Persian empire
ahura mazda
created the universe according to zoroastrianism
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Social Studies6 Ch.10.1 Greece and Persia
Athens
Battle of Marathon
Greece
Darius I
The Greek city-state had a powerful navy, and defeated the Pe…
The Greeks defeated the invading Persian army in this battle…
Winners of the Persian Wars.
Known as the king of kings, he reorganized and strengthened t…
Athens
The Greek city-state had a powerful navy, and defeated the Pe…
Battle of Marathon
The Greeks defeated the invading Persian army in this battle…
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christopher social studies ANCIENT INDIA AND PERSIA
What are the tallest mountains called?
Where is the tallest mountains located?
What is the highest peak on the mounta…
What is the second tallest mountain?
Himalayas
South Asia
Mount Everest
K2
What are the tallest mountains called?
Himalayas
Where is the tallest mountains located?
South Asia
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Social Studies Ancient Persia/Greece Week 4
What did Themistocles want to do?
What was the Persians weakness and how…
Why was Cyrus the Great so "great?"
What was one of the most merciful thin…
He wanted to unite the Greek city-states to fight against per…
Persians weakness was their navy and Themistocles used the "b…
Because he was not only liked by his own people, he was merci…
He freed the Jews who then called him the Messiah or the anoi…
What did Themistocles want to do?
He wanted to unite the Greek city-states to fight against per…
What was the Persians weakness and how…
Persians weakness was their navy and Themistocles used the "b…
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5:4 Social Studies "Buddhism in India and Persia"
What is the meaning of the Buddha.?
What are the qualities recommended by…
Who can reach enlightenment according…
True or False? One of the four noble t…
Siddharta Gautama.{The Enlightened One}
wisdom.morality.meditation.
Everyone not just priests.
FALSE
What is the meaning of the Buddha.?
Siddharta Gautama.{The Enlightened One}
What are the qualities recommended by…
wisdom.morality.meditation.
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Social Studies-The Ancient Greeks: Persia Attacks the Greeks
The people of Persia live in what is t…
Early Persians were
Who mannaged to unite the Persians und…
How long did Cyrus rule?
Southwestern Iran.
Warriors and nomads.
Cyrus the Great.
559 B.C. to 530 B.C.
The people of Persia live in what is t…
Southwestern Iran.
Early Persians were
Warriors and nomads.
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Social Studies Greece and Persia Chapter 9 Section 1
Persia becomes an Empire
Persia would go from disorganized to
Early on Persia
Who was Cyrus II?
While Athens was creating democracy, a new power was rising i…
one of the mightiest empires in the world
fought in Southwest Asia and lost
led a revolt and won independence for Persia
Persia becomes an Empire
While Athens was creating democracy, a new power was rising i…
Persia would go from disorganized to
one of the mightiest empires in the world
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Social Studies - CH3 - Lesson 3 Greece and Persia
satrapy
satrap
Zoroastrianism
poor management, disagreements, emotio…
a province in ancient Persia
the governor of province in ancient Persia
a Persian religion based on the belief in one god and founded…
Why does conflict develop
satrapy
a province in ancient Persia
satrap
the governor of province in ancient Persia
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Social Studies - Chpt. 10 - Section 1 (Greece & Persia)
He was the first ruler of the Persian…
He led a revolt against the Medes and…
He allowed the conquered people to kee…
He allowed the Jewish slaves of Babylo…
Who was Cyrus the Great?
How did Cyrus become the ruler of the Persian Empire?
When Cyrus conquered an area, what did he do?
What did Cyrus do with the Jews?
He was the first ruler of the Persian…
Who was Cyrus the Great?
He led a revolt against the Medes and…
How did Cyrus become the ruler of the Persian Empire?
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Scott Foresman Social Studies grade 6 chapter 5-Ancient India And Persia
Brahmin
Subsistence farming
Subcontinent
Meditation
priest or teacher
living on the food you grow
A large region separated by water from other land areas
A way of clearing the mind
Brahmin
priest or teacher
Subsistence farming
living on the food you grow
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Social Studies-Chapter 7-3 Greece and Persia Vocabulary List
Persia
Marathon
Thermopylae
Salamis
Persia, the homeland of the Persians, was located in what is…
The Persians landed at Marathon, which was a plain about 25 m…
Spartans' bravery at Thermopylae was much celebrated. The Gre…
The Athenian fleet of ships lured the Persian fleet into the…
Persia
Persia, the homeland of the Persians, was located in what is…
Marathon
The Persians landed at Marathon, which was a plain about 25 m…
Social Studies Chapter 5 According to His Will: Assyria, Babylon, and Persia
Tigath-pileser III
Shalmaneser V
Ashurbanipal
Jonah
Leader of the Assyrian Empire
Assyrian king who deported the ten tribes of the Northern Kin…
Last great Assyrian king, who collected a library of 100,000…
The Jewish prophet who warned Nineveh of God's coming judgement
Tigath-pileser III
Leader of the Assyrian Empire
Shalmaneser V
Assyrian king who deported the ten tribes of the Northern Kin…
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Social Studies Ch 4 Sec 3 Persia Attacks the Greeks
Persia
Who united Persians and captured many…
What was the Persian religion?
Zoroaster founded the Persian religion…
today's southwestern Iran
Cyrus the Great
Zoroastrianism
he believed in one god and that his god was the creator of al…
Persia
today's southwestern Iran
Who united Persians and captured many…
Cyrus the Great
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