Normal Size Small Size show me how
S.S. 3rd Quarterly
|Located in India. A natural barriar. Highest mountain in world. Seperates China and Asia.
|Seasonal wind patterns that cause wet and dry seasons.
|Large land mass that is smaller than a continent. Ex. India
|Settlements of Harrapa and Mahenjo-Daro
|Both well planned governments. Sewer systems. Ruled by kings. "Burried cities" Harrapa- First civilization Mahenjo-Daro- One of the first civilizations.
|Invaders form Cental Asia. Lived in small communities. Took over Harrapa and brought Sanskrit and Hinduism.
|Who are the founders of Hinduism?
|What are the beliefs of Hinduism?
|Polytheism, Caste System, Rebirth.
|What are the teachings of Hinduism?
|-Marry someone in your own Caste. -You can only do a job with someone of your own Caste. -Religion was based on the Vedas.
|Teachings of 4 books with hymes and poems.
|-Brahmins -Kshytrias -Vaistryras -Sudras (Out Castes/Untouchables)
|The Aryans Social Division
|Process of rebirth.
|The effects that good or bad actions have on a persons soul. Determines what class you are reborn into.
|Belief in many gods.
|Who is the founder of Buddhism?
|What is the story of Siddhartha?
|Siddhartha was born a prince. Told his carrige man to take him out. He saw people suffering. Saw a monk under a tree. Wanted to become a monk too.Went out to find the meaning of life. Counldn't find Medditated. Found the meaning of life. Became the Buddh
|The Four Noble Truths
|1. Suffering is part of life. 2. Suffering comes from our desire and wants. 3. People can overcome these desire and want and reach Nirvana. 4. To overcome you must follow the Eighthfold Path.
|The eighthfold path
|The way ppl caould end their personal suffering 1) right thought 2)right intent 3)right speech 4)right action 5)right livelyhood 6)right effect 7)right mindfulness 8)right concentration
|made the #0.
|astronomy, knew 7 of the 9 planets
|1 of the worlds longest stories told written in sanskrit.
|Hindu temples and art
|more complex and ornate over time
|China's geographic features
|Gobi desert- seperates China from the north Quinling- seperates north and south China
|Quinling and Himalayan
|Huang Lang (yellow) Chang Jang (yangzi)
|Plateau of tibet. located in SW and had 7 mt. peaks
|a series of rulers from the same family
|founded by Yu the Great. no evidence
|artifacts and evidence and ruled northern China
|china believed in pretending future written language