History ch 4-6

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  1. contains 1/3 of the worlds population
    Asia
  2. who defeated the Dravidians
    Aryans
  3. God of Hinduism
    Brahma
  4. strict division of social classes
    caste
  5. person who broke the rules of his cast
    outcast(pariah)
  6. drove out Greeks
    Mauryas
  7. Mauryas greatest Ruler
    Asoka
  8. Siddhartha Gautama called himself what
    Buddha
  9. Who came up with the religion of Buddhism
    Siddhartha Gautama
  10. Buddhism' spiritual state of mind
    nirvana
  11. inaugurated India's "golden age"
    Guptas
  12. cotton material with usually a checked or figured print
    calico
  13. cultivation of silk worms
    Shang Dynasty
  14. Longest ruling dynasty
    Chou dynasty
  15. Great Wall of China
    The name China was given during this time
    Chin dynasty
  16. marked height of China's glory
    Great Silk Road
    Han Dynasty
  17. The Mongols started what dynasty
    Yuan Dynasty
  18. who was the person that traveled China
    Marko Polo
  19. two dynasties that resisted Europe
    • Ming(1368-1644)
    • Ch'ing(1644-1912)
  20. name of ancient china
    Ching-Kuo
  21. ruling families
    dynasties
  22. Japans oldest surviving religion
    Shinto
  23. founded of Japanese civilization
    Prince Shotoku
  24. most ancient name for Egypt
    Mizraim
  25. ancient Egyptian people
    Copts
  26. name of ancient Egypt's soil (Black soil)
    Kemet
  27. United Upper and Lower Egypt
    Menes
  28. stone discovered by Napoleon's men
    Rosetta Stone
  29. Who translated the Rosetta Stone
    Champollion
  30. Written Egyptian developed from picture writing into a highly elaborate system of 700 characters
    hieroglyphics
  31. Three outstanding monarchs of the Old Kingdom
    • Khufu
    • Khafre
    • Menkaure
  32. statue with the head of a man and the body of a lion
    Great Sphinx
  33. reunited he two lands and paved the way for the Middle Kingdom and the powerful Twelfth Dynasty in Egypt
    Mentuhotep I
  34. Theban prince that founded the New Kingdom and drove Hyksos out of Egypt
    Ahmose I
  35. a female pharaoh that ruled jointly with her nephew
    Hatshepsut
  36. extended Egypt's border to their farthest
    Thutmos III
  37. fought the Hittites in Asia and sponsored much building activity
    Ramses II
  38. most important city in Alexander's empire
    Alexandria, Egypt
  39. Alexander's successor
    Ptolemy

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History ch 4-6
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