Flashcards in Practice Test Deck (33)
Russia makes up ____.
The ____ and the Ganges rivers supply the largest portion of India.
Which of these is NOT true of Ashoka?
Japan and ____ are island nations.
The religious writings called the ______ tell us much about the Vedic Civilization.
The Baikals form the southern boundary of the ____.
Central Siberian Plateau
The first communities in ____ existed along the Huang He.
a chain of islands
a seasonal wind that brings vast amounts of rainfall
a word or phrase repeated to aid meditation
a group based on spiritual qualifications
founded in 5th century BC by Siddhartha Gautama
considered the world's oldest practiced religion
What term means "Yellow Emperor"?
Select the statements that are true.
Animals and servants were buried with rulers of ancient China.
The Shang writing system used characters similar to those of the Egyptian hieroglyphs.
The Chinese were protected from invasion by the geography of their land.
The ____ separate(s) European Russia from Asian Russia.
A queen serving as general showed the enlightened view of ____ in the Zhou Dynasty.
The first empire of India was the ____.
Hinduism has its beginnings in the _____ writings.
Choose the correct order of the dynasties.
Xia, Shang, Zhou
This civilization had sewers and public buildings.
Harappa and Mohenjo-Daro
The people of the Shang Dynasty worshipped ____.
The world's largest land mass is ____.
The Himalayas keep _____ from moving out of India to the north.
The ____ government was called the Fengjian.
a force that is shaped by the sum total of a person's actions
the state of being united with Brahman
the "world soul" and the source of the material universe
the state of happiness and enlightenment in Buddhism