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World Cultures: India
the belief that a person can be born a…
the sacred books of Hinduism
seasonal winds of the Indian Ocean
the side of the mountain that is usual…
reincarnation
Vedas
monsoon
leeward
the belief that a person can be born a…
reincarnation
the sacred books of Hinduism
Vedas
13 terms
World Cultures India Map
Indus River
Ganges River
Deccan Plateau
Thar Desert
Indus River
Ganges River
61 terms
World Cultures: India
subculture
ethnic group
enculturation
cultural infrastructure
distinctive set of standards and behavior patterns for a grou…
a distinct group based on shared ancestry and common origin,…
transmit culture from one generation to the next
fundamental facilities and systems serving a country (physica…
subculture
distinctive set of standards and behavior patterns for a grou…
ethnic group
a distinct group based on shared ancestry and common origin,…
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World Cultures Quest: INDIA
What is a monsoon?
What is a Dalai Lama?
What is the Indian word for chief?
How was Hinduism formed?
Seasonal winds, the summer monsoons bring heavy winds
The main Buddha, but not the Buddha
Raja
Through the Vedas, and grew out of animal worship
What is a monsoon?
Seasonal winds, the summer monsoons bring heavy winds
What is a Dalai Lama?
The main Buddha, but not the Buddha
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11. Ancient India (HDHS World Cultures)
Monsoons
Harappa
Mohenjo-Daro
varnas
___ are seasonal winds that can bring heavy rain and flooding…
___ was a major city of the Indus River Valley. Its ruins sho…
__ was a major Indian city located near where Indus River emp…
The ___ were the four main social classes in ancient India. T…
Monsoons
___ are seasonal winds that can bring heavy rain and flooding…
Harappa
___ was a major city of the Indus River Valley. Its ruins sho…
76 terms
World Cultures Exam: India
Subcontinent
Hindu Kush, Himalayas
Himalayas
Indus River
the landmass that includes India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh
two mountains separating the Indian subcontinent from Asia
the Indus River flows from these mountains
flows southwest from the Himalayas to the Arabian Sea
Subcontinent
the landmass that includes India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh
Hindu Kush, Himalayas
two mountains separating the Indian subcontinent from Asia
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India part 2 World Cultures Final review
India in the medieval and early modern…
Mughals
Babur
Akbar
warring empires, no unified country, chaos from lack of order…
Muslim empire that was well organized, interested in conquest…
Mughal leader from the 1500s-early 1600s who was an empire bu…
leader of the Mughals after Babur, considered nearly god like…
India in the medieval and early modern…
warring empires, no unified country, chaos from lack of order…
Mughals
Muslim empire that was well organized, interested in conquest…
30 terms
World Cultures - India Unit
Karma (H)
Dharma (H)
Varna (H)
Moksha (H)
Good actions result in being rewarded, bad actions are punish…
Duty or virtue - each person has their own unique duty based…
A level of the class system in ancient India (the varna system)
The liberation of atman and release from samsara. If you do d…
Karma (H)
Good actions result in being rewarded, bad actions are punish…
Dharma (H)
Duty or virtue - each person has their own unique duty based…
30 terms
World Cultures - India Unit
Karma (H)
Dharma (H)
Varna (H)
Moksha (H)
Good actions result in being rewarded, bad actions are punish…
Duty or virtue - each person has their own unique duty based…
A level of the class system in ancient India (the varna system)
The liberation of atman and release from samsara. If you do d…
Karma (H)
Good actions result in being rewarded, bad actions are punish…
Dharma (H)
Duty or virtue - each person has their own unique duty based…
25 terms
world cultures india
PUT IN ORDER WITH NUMBERS... 1. British R…
Who are The Aryans?
Where the majority of people in India…
Panchayat
3 8 6 2 7 4 1 9 5
Indian-europeans
70% in villages.
male village elders making rules
PUT IN ORDER WITH NUMBERS... 1. British R…
3 8 6 2 7 4 1 9 5
Who are The Aryans?
Indian-europeans
35 terms
World Cultures Exam: India
Subcontinent
Hindu Kush and Himalayas
Monsoons
Khyber Pass
the landmass that includes India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh
two mountains separating the Indian subcontinent from Asia
seasonal winds that dominate India's climate
means by which northern migrants arrived in the Indian subcon…
Subcontinent
the landmass that includes India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh
Hindu Kush and Himalayas
two mountains separating the Indian subcontinent from Asia
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World Cultures- Chapter Five (India)
Subcontinent
Monsoons
Sanskrit
Varnas
A large landmass that is smaller than a continent
A seasonal wind pattern that causes wet and dry seasons.
An ancient language of India
Aryan social classes
Subcontinent
A large landmass that is smaller than a continent
Monsoons
A seasonal wind pattern that causes wet and dry seasons.
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World Cultures Final Exam: India
Caste System
Hinduism
British East India Company
Sepoy
A Hindu social class system that controlled every aspect of d…
A religion and philosophy developed in ancient India, charact…
A joint stock company that controlled most of India during th…
(1857) Hindus and Muslim sepoys refused to open cartridges th…
Caste System
A Hindu social class system that controlled every aspect of d…
Hinduism
A religion and philosophy developed in ancient India, charact…
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World Cultures Test-India
Standard of Living
Muhammad Ali Jinnah
Lord Mountbatten
Civil Disobedience
The quality and quantity of goods and services
Served as president of the All-India Muslim League and is kno…
The last British leader of India
A peaceful protest (boycotts, etc.)
Standard of Living
The quality and quantity of goods and services
Muhammad Ali Jinnah
Served as president of the All-India Muslim League and is kno…
35 terms
World Cultures India
Ganesha
Shiva
Vishnu
Brahma
lord of success
the destroyer
the preserver
the creator
Ganesha
lord of success
Shiva
the destroyer
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World cultures India
Irrigation
Obstacles to excavation of Indus Valley
Building codes and Indus Valley govern…
Causes of cultural distinction
artificial watering of crops
Finding the meaning of the art work and pictures on the clay…
government was well established and enforced building codes b…
Differences of cultures
Irrigation
artificial watering of crops
Obstacles to excavation of Indus Valley
Finding the meaning of the art work and pictures on the clay…
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world cultures India test
"pan" as a prefix
impact of monsoons on south asia
two types of monsoons
"monsoon" in arabic
means "all" in greek
monsoons have impacted the art and literature of south asia
wet monsoon of summer-may/june... dry monsoon of winter-October
means "season"
"pan" as a prefix
means "all" in greek
impact of monsoons on south asia
monsoons have impacted the art and literature of south asia
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India - World Cultures Test
Karma
Darma
The Varna System: Top-Bottom
Moksha
good things happen to good people, ad things happen to bad pe…
duty or virtue. everyone has their own based on their social…
-Brahmins (scholars), Kshatriya (soldiers), Vaishyas (self su…
liberation of atma and released from Samara. to release a sol…
Karma
good things happen to good people, ad things happen to bad pe…
Darma
duty or virtue. everyone has their own based on their social…
17 terms
World Cultures India Test
Caste System Names
Priest caste system
Warrior caste system
Merchant caste system
Brahmin, Kshatryias, Vaisyas, Subras
Brahmin
Kshatryias
Vaisyas
Caste System Names
Brahmin, Kshatryias, Vaisyas, Subras
Priest caste system
Brahmin
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World Cultures India Test
India is home to one of the earliest _…
Seasonal winds that blow predictably a…
The two twin cities that are used to i…
These cities provide much information…
river civilizations
monsoons
Harappa; Mohenjo-Daro
urban design; sophisticated sewage system; fortress
India is home to one of the earliest _…
river civilizations
Seasonal winds that blow predictably a…
monsoons
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World cultures India test
British outlawed ____ practices
What is an example of a Hindu practice…
What is sati?
British made high ____
Hindu
Sati
Ritual suicide
Taxes
British outlawed ____ practices
Hindu
What is an example of a Hindu practice…
Sati
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world cultures, india
Sanskrit
rajas
Aryans
where the Aryans moved
Like most nomadic peoples, the Aryans had no written language…
carved out small states and fought other Aryan chieftains. th…
Around 1500 B.C., a group of Indo-European nomadic peoples be…
they moved south across the Hindu Kush mountain range into th…
Sanskrit
Like most nomadic peoples, the Aryans had no written language…
rajas
carved out small states and fought other Aryan chieftains. th…
26 terms
World Cultures India
"Quit India" Movement
Jawaharlal Nehru
What did the Muslim League fear?
What did the Muslim League want to hap…
the movement Gandhi started to promote non-cooperation with B…
first prime minister of India after they gained independence
discrimination against the Muslim minority
they wanted their own state (Pakistan)
"Quit India" Movement
the movement Gandhi started to promote non-cooperation with B…
Jawaharlal Nehru
first prime minister of India after they gained independence
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India Test - World Cultures
What did the British force the Indian…
What type of schools did upper class I…
The British flooded India with inexpen…
What did the British give the Indians…
cash crops
British
textiles
justice
What did the British force the Indian…
cash crops
What type of schools did upper class I…
British
45 terms
World Cultures India
What was considered the cradle of civi…
primary feature of india's climate
monsoon?
benefits of monsoons
The Indus river valley
monsoon
seasonal wind pattern
rain supplies proper crop growth
What was considered the cradle of civi…
The Indus river valley
primary feature of india's climate
monsoon
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India: World Cultures
Identify the physical location of Sout…
What are the three primary physical re…
What is a monsoon and how do the monso…
What climate types exist in South Asia…
-triangular shaped region below China ... -3 different bodies of…
1. Northern Mountains: closed off South Asia from rest of Asi…
-seasonal wind that dominates the climate of South Asia ... -Dry…
-varied climate because of monsoons ... -places with a lot of ra…
Identify the physical location of Sout…
-triangular shaped region below China ... -3 different bodies of…
What are the three primary physical re…
1. Northern Mountains: closed off South Asia from rest of Asi…
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World Cultures Final Exam India
What was Harappa?
Describe Hinduism
What were the Vedas?
What is reincarnation?
City located in the Indus River Valley. Was highly organized.…
Polytheistic-one god, third largest world religion, believe i…
Collection of stories, poems, and legends.
The cycle of rebirth.
What was Harappa?
City located in the Indus River Valley. Was highly organized.…
Describe Hinduism
Polytheistic-one god, third largest world religion, believe i…
52 terms
World Cultures- India Unit
True or false: Hinduism is the second…
When did Hinduism originate?
About what percent of Indians belong t…
True or false: There are no books, dog…
False, it is the oldest religion.
Approximately 4,000 years ago (1500 BC)
83%
True
True or false: Hinduism is the second…
False, it is the oldest religion.
When did Hinduism originate?
Approximately 4,000 years ago (1500 BC)
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world cultures India dates
1860-1880
1890
1905
1911
Indians are becoming educated
India breaks into extremists vs. moderates
partition of Bengal
end of partition of Bengal
1860-1880
Indians are becoming educated
1890
India breaks into extremists vs. moderates
62 terms
India - World Cultures
Place with highest concentration of bu…
Empire that expanded Buddhism through…
Hindu term meaning fulfillment of duty
India written form of language
China
Maurya
Dharma
Sanskrit
Place with highest concentration of bu…
China
Empire that expanded Buddhism through…
Maurya
29 terms
Ancient India (world cultures)
Subcontinent
Himalaya mountains
Hindu Kush mountains
Khyber pass
A large area of land that is part of the continent
Mountain range in Asia
Mountains in N Pakistan
Mountain in Pakistan and Afghanistan/part of silk road
Subcontinent
A large area of land that is part of the continent
Himalaya mountains
Mountain range in Asia
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world cultures india
sub continent
monsoons
harappa
aryans
a large relatively self-contained land mass
seasonal rain storm
an advanced city (plumbing, seweage, grids)
name given to people who speak an indo-European language.
sub continent
a large relatively self-contained land mass
monsoons
seasonal rain storm
62 terms
World Cultures India
Mughals
Islam
80%
Imperialism
What group of people from central Asia created an empire in I…
What religion did the Mughals spread in South Asia?
About what percentage of Indians practice Hinduism?
This term refers to the policy of extending a nation's author…
Mughals
What group of people from central Asia created an empire in I…
Islam
What religion did the Mughals spread in South Asia?
world cultures ancient india
monsoons
Sanskrit
Raja
Caste system
the primary feature of India's climate, a seasonal wind patte…
classical language of Indian and the liturgical language of H…
a term for a monarch or princely rulers in South and Southeas…
a system of social stratification which has pre-modern origin…
monsoons
the primary feature of India's climate, a seasonal wind patte…
Sanskrit
classical language of Indian and the liturgical language of H…
23 terms
World Cultures India
nomadic people from central asia who c…
speakers of the dravidian languages in…
the mighty spirit that creates and des…
nothing that lives ever dies entirely…
aryans
Dravidians
brahman
reincarnation
nomadic people from central asia who c…
aryans
speakers of the dravidian languages in…
Dravidians
71 terms
World Cultures Ancient India
subcontinent
Hindu Kush
Himalayas
Indus river
often refer India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh to the Indian one
one of the highest mountains in the world
this and 2 others separate the Indian subcontinent from the r…
1 of the 2 rivers which form and enormous flat and fertile pl…
subcontinent
often refer India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh to the Indian one
Hindu Kush
one of the highest mountains in the world
17 terms
India World cultures
Amirister Massacre
Mohandes Ghandi
Jawaharlal Nehru
Satyagraha
April 13th 1919, General Dyer ordered his troops to open fire…
born in 1869 in India, went to London to study, returned to I…
Lead India for 17 years after Independence. CArried India thr…
"Truth force," a term used by Gandhi to describe peaceful boy…
Amirister Massacre
April 13th 1919, General Dyer ordered his troops to open fire…
Mohandes Ghandi
born in 1869 in India, went to London to study, returned to I…
57 terms
World Cultures India
Subcontinent
Monsoon
Dialect
Decipher
A large land mass smaller than a continent
Seasonal wind that dominates the climate of South Asia
Regional version of a language with its own words, expression…
Determine the meaning of
Subcontinent
A large land mass smaller than a continent
Monsoon
Seasonal wind that dominates the climate of South Asia
22 terms
world cultures india
Ganges river
Deccan plateau
Himilayas
Monsoon
a river that flows through india and pakistan that is conside…
a plateau that covers most of southern india that extend upwa…
a mountain range separating india from the rest of asia
seasonal winds that blow in wet and dry winds
Ganges river
a river that flows through india and pakistan that is conside…
Deccan plateau
a plateau that covers most of southern india that extend upwa…
20 terms
World Cultures India terms
Monsoon
Sanskrit
Raja
Caste System
A seasonal wind pattern in Southern Asia... - one blows warm, mo…
The Aryans first writing system developed based on their lang…
Aryan leaders (princes)
a set of rigid social categories that determined not only a p…
Monsoon
A seasonal wind pattern in Southern Asia... - one blows warm, mo…
Sanskrit
The Aryans first writing system developed based on their lang…
56 terms
World Cultures: INDIA
sub continent
1. Himalayan Mountains... 2. Gangetic Pla…
Ganges River
Narmada River
India is part of the worlds largest ___________.
This country has 3 main land form regions:... 1. worlds highest…
India's most important river. Considered holy by many and sup…
River that flows west. Contains many dams, which has displace…
sub continent
India is part of the worlds largest ___________.
1. Himalayan Mountains... 2. Gangetic Pla…
This country has 3 main land form regions:... 1. worlds highest…
56 terms
Advanced world cultures - India
Kshatryias
Harappa
Cultural Diffusion
Hinduism
Warrior class
Mohenjo-Daro anf this twin city were part if the early Indian…
The movement or spread of ideas. A major concept of the class…
This religion has no official leader.
Kshatryias
Warrior class
Harappa
Mohenjo-Daro anf this twin city were part if the early Indian…
6 terms
world cultures india
buddhism
Asoka
Hinduism
Gandhi
Siddartha Guatama "Buddha"... Suffering=Universal ... Suffer bc we…
Chandragupta's grandson ... waged war, ruled harshly ... 100,000 di…
Dharma ... Karma ... Moksha ... Samsara
Born in 19th century India ... Dad was powerful... Became lawyer in…
buddhism
Siddartha Guatama "Buddha"... Suffering=Universal ... Suffer bc we…
Asoka
Chandragupta's grandson ... waged war, ruled harshly ... 100,000 di…
58 terms
World Cultures India
50th century
islam hinduism
polytheistic... monotheistic... monotheistic
nanak
Sikh religion founded
sikh religions blended
what is hunduism... what is islam... what is sikh
Sikh founded by
50th century
Sikh religion founded
islam hinduism
sikh religions blended
7 terms
World cultures modern india
India National Congress
Gandhi
Mohammed Ali Jinnah
Amritsar
A group of Indians who met every year to request things from…
Encouraged Civil Disobedience, non-violence. Reformed India N…
Forms Muslim Civil League, starts trying to get Muslims repre…
Site of a massacre, and site of a Sikh pilgrimage, where a to…
India National Congress
A group of Indians who met every year to request things from…
Gandhi
Encouraged Civil Disobedience, non-violence. Reformed India N…
20 terms
World cultures-- INDIA
Samsara
Moksha
Atman
Karma
The cycle of birth and rebirth to where life in the material…
The freedom from Samsara.
The soul of a person.
The punishments and rewards for a persons action.
Samsara
The cycle of birth and rebirth to where life in the material…
Moksha
The freedom from Samsara.
26 terms
World Cultures India assessment
Bonded labor
Trafficking
Indian subcontinent
Subcontinent
When labor is demanded as a means of repayment of a loan or m…
The transport or trade of humans, usually women or children,…
South Asia consists of the...
Large landmass that extends or is geographically distinct fro…
Bonded labor
When labor is demanded as a means of repayment of a loan or m…
Trafficking
The transport or trade of humans, usually women or children,…
31 terms
World Cultures (India)
Sanskrit
Ashaka the great
Delhi sultanate
East India Company
Oldest form of writing
Killed many people as a Hindu then became a Buddhist
They force Hindus to become Islam by peer pressure and taxing
British form this
Sanskrit
Oldest form of writing
Ashaka the great
Killed many people as a Hindu then became a Buddhist
29 terms
Honors World Cultures India
Subcontinent
Himalaya Mts.
Hindu Kush Mts.
Khyber Pass
large landmass, part of a continent, independent
mountain system in south-central Asia
mountain range extending west of the Himalyas, in central Asi…
narrow mountain pass, strategic trade and invasion route
Subcontinent
large landmass, part of a continent, independent
Himalaya Mts.
mountain system in south-central Asia
34 terms
World Cultures - India Overview
India's population
India's economy
Life expectancy
Literacy rates
1.2 billion people
Fourth largest
Doubled
Quadrupled
India's population
1.2 billion people
India's economy
Fourth largest
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