ANCIENT INDIA AND CHINA

You will be using the following links to gather information about ancient India and China

http://members.aol.com/Donnclass/Indialife.html#INDUS

  1. What were the dates of the Indus Valley civilization and what other civilizations developing at the same time ?
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  3. What contributions did the Indus Valley people make in the areas of art and transportation ?
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    http://members.aol.com/Donnclass/Indialife.html#ARYAN

  5. What were the dates of the Aryan Civilization ?
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  7. What were the vedas ?
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  9. Describe the government system of the Aryan civilization
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    http://members.aol.com/Donnclass/Indialife.html#EMPIRES

  11. Why was the Gupta Empire called the ‘golden age of India ? - use specific information
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  13. Explain the ways in which marriage was arranged in the Gupta empire.
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    http://members.aol.com/Donnclass/Chinalife.html#CHOU

  15. What were the Shang and Chou dynasties best known for ?
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  17. What is known of the religious practices of these dynasties (be sure to discuss oracle bones and ancestor worship along with other aspects of their religious beliefs and practices) ?
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    http://acc6.its.brooklyn.cuny.edu/~phalsall/texts/c-hist.html

     

  19. Which Chinese dynasty is thought to be the first ?
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  21. Which dynasty is the first that we have information about and thus, considered to be the first one ?
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  23. Describe the government system of the Shang Dynasty
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  25. What were the religious practices of the Chou Dynasty ?

 

 

 

14 What type of government system was used in the Chou Dynasty ?