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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…
10 terms
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…
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…
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…
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
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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
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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…
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
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…
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…
11 terms
Social Studies - India Map
Western Ghats
Eastern Ghats
Deccan Plateau
New Delhi
Western Ghats
Eastern Ghats
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…
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
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…
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
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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
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…
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…
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…
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
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
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…
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
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
28 terms
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…
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.
39 terms
India - Social Studies
Land of Contrasts
25
60
two
What is India's nickname?
What percentage of the population is in poverty?
What percent of the country is literate?
How many empires were able to unite most of the sub-continent?
Land of Contrasts
What is India's nickname?
25
What percentage of the population is in poverty?
50 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 in a city
to move from one place to settle in another area
subcontinent
a large landmass that juts out from a continent
monsoon
a strong wind that blows across East Asia at certain times of…
26 terms
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…
14 terms
Ancient India (Social Studies)
Mountains
Summer Monsoons
Mohenjo-Daro
Founder
India's _____________ are surrounding water influenced its de…
The people of India depend on the __________ ____________ to…
Archaeologists know that ____________________ was carefully p…
One way that Hinduism differs from the other major religions…
Mountains
India's _____________ are surrounding water influenced its de…
Summer Monsoons
The people of India depend on the __________ ____________ to…
5 terms
Social Studies- India
Hema
Proto
Phon
Mono
Blood
First
Sound
One
Hema
Blood
Proto
First
19 terms
Social Studies-Ancient India
subcontinent
physical features
monsoon
plateau
a landmass that is of great size, but smaller than a continent
am aspect of the land, such as mountains, plateaus and rivers
a strong wind that brings heavy rain to southern Asia in the…
a flat area of land that is elevated or raised above the land…
subcontinent
a landmass that is of great size, but smaller than a continent
physical features
am aspect of the land, such as mountains, plateaus and rivers
8 terms
social studies india geography
subcontinent
indus river
himalayas
indus plain
a country that is geographically seperated from the rest of t…
a river that starts in the himalayas and flows into the arabi…
tallest mountain range northwest of india.
a vast, dry region south of the himalayas that is made fertil…
subcontinent
a country that is geographically seperated from the rest of t…
indus river
a river that starts in the himalayas and flows into the arabi…
25 terms
Social Studies India - Eliana
Subcontinent
moonsoons
Sanskrit
caste system
large landmass that is similar than a continent
seasonal wind patterns that cause wet and dry seasons
the most important language of ancient India
divided Indian society into groups based on person's birth, w…
Subcontinent
large landmass that is similar than a continent
moonsoons
seasonal wind patterns that cause wet and dry seasons
12 terms
SOCIAL STUDIES INDIA UNIT
Brahmin
Kshatriyas
Vaisyas
Sudras
Included both priests and scholars
Included both rulers and warriors
Included merchants,traders and farmers
Consisted of peasants bound to the land
Brahmin
Included both priests and scholars
Kshatriyas
Included both rulers and warriors
35 terms
Social studies india.
subcontinent
monsoon
migrate
language family
A large landmass that is smaller than a continent.
Seasonal wind, especially in the Indian Ocean and southern As…
To move from one place to another.
A group of similar languages.
subcontinent
A large landmass that is smaller than a continent.
monsoon
Seasonal wind, especially in the Indian Ocean and southern As…
13 terms
Social studies India
subcontinent
monsoon
citadel
granary
a large area of land separated from the rest of the continent.
a seasonal wind.
a fort like structure inside government buildings
places for storing grain.
subcontinent
a large area of land separated from the rest of the continent.
monsoon
a seasonal wind.
8 terms
India Social Studies
Hinduism
Buddhism
Karma
Reincarnation
A religion native to India, featuring belief in many gods and…
A religion based on the teachings of the Buddha.
The belief that actions in this life, whether good or bad, wi…
Hindu and Buddhist belief that souls are reborn into new bodi…
Hinduism
A religion native to India, featuring belief in many gods and…
Buddhism
A religion based on the teachings of the Buddha.
44 terms
India Vocabulary (Social Studies)
Brahman
Brahmin
Dharma (hinduism)
Doctrine
The Absolute One
The highest caste, priests (first)
Duty to fulfill
A belief or set of beliefs
Brahman
The Absolute One
Brahmin
The highest caste, priests (first)
20 terms
social studies india
sub continent
mount everest
winter monsoons
summer monsoon
a large land mass jutting out from a continent ... india
29,028 feet... tallest mountain on land .it is found in the hima…
strong winds carrying dry air from over the mountains
strong winds from the south carrying moisture from the Indian…
sub continent
a large land mass jutting out from a continent ... india
mount everest
29,028 feet... tallest mountain on land .it is found in the hima…
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…
54 terms
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.
26 terms
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
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