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STUDY GUIDE ---- TEST ON TUESDAY
China (Yellow River writing was Calligraphy)
The first known empire was ____________ they read _______________ _______________ to make predictions.
Qin Empire- who was this “First emperor” and what did he accomplish in the short 15 years of his rule…
The Silk Road, where did it start, where did it go?
What is the Great Wall of China’s purpose?
Confucius- who was he, what did he write, what did he believe in—
5 relationships: Emperor/Subject, Father/Son, Brother/Brother, Friend/Friend, Husband/Wife
Laozi- what belief system did he start? What did he think was important?
Legalism- YIKES! What was it about?
Wu di and the Civil Service Exam System… how could a man change his destiny?
India Indus River (Writing was Sanskrit)
Mohenjo Daro and Harappa why was this city area so amazing!
What is a “Monsoon”?
The Indo -__________________formed the Hindu religion and social system
Hindu sacred texts are the V__________________
Caste System: Brahmans = Priests, Kshatriyas = Warriors, Vaishya’s = Merchant class, Sudra- labor, -- “Untouchables”
Who was the Mauryan Empire leader?
What was the Gupta Empire all about… why was it “GOLDEN”?
Who was Siddhartha and what “MAJOR WORLD RELIGION” did he form?
What does “Buddha” mean?
What are the Four Noble Truths?
How did Prince Asoka help the spread of Buddhism?
What is “Reincarnation”?
The Olmec’s the Founders of Civilization in Meso-America: trade, farming and they carved giant WHAT!?
The Hebrew’s history and sacred text is called the ____________________
In Ancient Africa a migratory group of people called the ________________ shared their culture and language.
What is a “City-state”?
What is an “Empire”?
Hammurabi is notable for his code of laws, these were the first ____________________________________
What are the terms for the “Change from hunting gathering to farming and raising animals”? the
Monarchs given their positions by god- this is called the Divine R______________ of K_________________