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SOCIAL STUDIES- india's history
1857- first indian revolt for independ…
1885- indian national congress party l…
1906- muslim league- leads india's mus…
1930- gandhi continues his civil disob…
unsuccessful rebellion against british control
hindus ~ muslim league = prevent british control
oppposed british rule, independence movement
hindus and muslims wanted their own land
1857- first indian revolt for independ…
unsuccessful rebellion against british control
1885- indian national congress party l…
hindus ~ muslim league = prevent british control
Social Studies:Ancient History India
Monsoons
Mohenjo Daro
Sanskrit
Harrapan civilization
Seasonal wind patterns that cause wet and dry seasons
One of the major cities of the Hardpan Civilization; located…
The most important language of ancient India.
Grew up near the Indus river; it thrived between 2300 BC and…
Monsoons
Seasonal wind patterns that cause wet and dry seasons
Mohenjo Daro
One of the major cities of the Hardpan Civilization; located…
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…
Social Studies-7th-Massey-History of India
Nationalism
Partitioning
Imperialism
Civil Disobedience
desire for national independence in a country under foreign r…
the random dividing of an area of land in creating new countr…
a policy of extending a country's power & influence over anot…
any action by a person or group to protest unfair laws or tre…
Nationalism
desire for national independence in a country under foreign r…
Partitioning
the random dividing of an area of land in creating new countr…
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
Social studies: Ancient History India study guide
Which river valley did the Harrapan ci…
What language were the sacred hymns an…
Which mountains are in northern India?
Name and explain four main social clas…
Indus river valley
They were composed in Sanskrit
Himalayas mountains
Brahmans-Priests... Kshatriyas-rulers and warriors... Vaisyas- farm…
Which river valley did the Harrapan ci…
Indus river valley
What language were the sacred hymns an…
They were composed in Sanskrit
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…
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
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…
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…
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
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 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
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…
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…
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
7th Social Studies: Chapter 19 History of Ancient India
Vedas
rajas
sandskrit
the Indus River Valley
Aryans learned about their society from _____ written by Arya…
People who governed Aryan villages.
The most important language of India.
The religion of Hinduism developed in _____________ and becam…
Vedas
Aryans learned about their society from _____ written by Arya…
rajas
People who governed Aryan villages.
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 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
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…
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 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
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…
5 terms
Social studies- India
Brahmans
Kshatriyas
Vaisyas
Sudras
Priest
Warriors and rulers
Common people
Unskilled laborers, servants
Brahmans
Priest
Kshatriyas
Warriors and rulers
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
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
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
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…
34 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…
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
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…
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
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
16 terms
Social Studies: India
Subcontinent
Himalayas
Mount Everest
Deccan Platue
A large landmass that is part of a continent but is considere…
The highest mountains in the world, which stretch along north…
The world's tallest mountain, located in the Himalayas.
A high area of land at the center of the Indian subcontinent
Subcontinent
A large landmass that is part of a continent but is considere…
Himalayas
The highest mountains in the world, which stretch along north…
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
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…
13 terms
Social Studies India Vocabulary
Subcontinent
Monsoons
citadel
Migrate
A large landmass that juts out from a continent
seasonal wind patterns that cause wet and dry seasons
(n.) a fortress that overlooks and protects a city; any stron…
To move from one place to another
Subcontinent
A large landmass that juts out from a continent
Monsoons
seasonal wind patterns that cause wet and dry seasons
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…
6 terms
Social studies India Empires
Chandragupta Maurya
Asoka
Chandragupta II
Gupta
Founder of the Mauryan Empire
Mauryan emperor who expanded the empire and promoted Buddhism
Ruler of India during the Gupta Empire's high point
India empire that fell as a result of invasions by the Huns
Chandragupta Maurya
Founder of the Mauryan Empire
Asoka
Mauryan emperor who expanded the empire and promoted Buddhism
44 terms
Social Studies India
Brahman
Brahmin
Dharma(Hinduism)
Doctrine
The Absolute One
The highest caste, priests
Duty to fulfill
A belief or set of beliefs
Brahman
The Absolute One
Brahmin
The highest caste, priests
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 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…
Social Studies Ancient India
subcontinent
river system
monsoons
granary
large landmass that is set apart from the rest of the continent
a main river and all of the other rivers and streams that dra…
seasonal winds that bring rain
special building used to hold grain
subcontinent
large landmass that is set apart from the rest of the continent
river system
a main river and all of the other rivers and streams that dra…
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.
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