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India

India-Eoc

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What is a region that is so large and separated by water from other land areas? Subcontinent
What's the highest peak and was remeasured in the late 1990's? Mount Everest
What's another name for the rainy reason? Monsoon Season
What ran out to the east and west through the wide,flat plain called the Indo-Gangetic plain? Indo-Ganges Plain
What did the people do to trade foods with small groups of people in their village? Subsistence farming
What lies on the plain in Pakistan? Indus River Valley
What plateau has a land narrows toward the point of a diamond? Deccan Plateau
What were the home to thousand to people? Harappa and Mohejo-Daro
What is a different language from other people who were living in their valley? Sanskrit
What is an another name for the"Books of Knowledge'' contain these writing? Vedas
Who held the highest position in society? Brahmins
What's another name for serfs? Sudras
Who said to have been the founder of the Persian Empire? Cyrus the Second
Who followed Cyrus,brought the Persian Empire to India? Darius the first
Who took power in about 270 B.C.? Ashoka
What was the main religion in India? Hinduism
Which Veda is the oldest? Rig Veda
What was a source and final destination of everything? Brahman
What is the process through which a person goes from one life to the next? Reincarnation
What is a lifelong social group into which he or she is born? Caste
What is a religion that was established in India in the fourth century B.C.? Buddhism
What was born in the buddhist tradition? The Buddha
What town was close to meditated for awhile? Bodha Gaya
What is a state of pure goodness? Enlightenment
What are the Buddhism is based on what? Four Noble Truths
What the Buddhists also believe on what? Eightfold Path
Created by: cervantesximena