Busy. Please wait.
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
or

Username is available taken
show password

why


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Don't know
Know
remaining cards
Save
0:01
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards
share
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Indus River Valley

Review for Indus River Valley

QuestionAnswer
Geographers refer to the landmass that includes India, Pakistan, & Bangladesh as? The Indian Subcontinent
What 2 rivers form the enormous flat and fertile plain in the Indus River Valley? Indus & Ganges
What were the seasonal winds called that dominated India's climate? monsoons
Why do we know so little about the Indus River Valley? They have been able to translate their written language
We also call the Indus River Valley civilization the _____________ civilization because of the many archaeological discoveries made at this site. Harrappan
What was one of the most remarkable achievements made by the Indus Valley people? Their city planning
What name do we give all the groups of nomadic peoples who may have come from the steppes? Indo-Europeans
What group of Indo-Europeans relocated themselves in India? Aryans
The term used to describe the movements of a people from one region to another is called? migration
The sacred literature of the Aryans is called the ____________-? They are four collections of prayers, magical spells, & instructions for performing rituals. Vedas
Aryans organized themselves into 4 social classes called __________? castes
The first caste was called ________________? Brahmins
One of the greatest epics from India was called the ______________________? Containing a story of a warrior prince known as the Bhagavad Gita Mahabharata
Created by: rgibson