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  • Ancient Civilizations 2 Ancient India Ancient China Ancient Greece Ancient Rome Odds and Ends $200 $400 $600 $800 $1000
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  • This Hindu system required people to stay in the level to which they were born What is the Caste System?
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  • This invention during the Han Dynasty is often regarded as their most important contribution What is paper?
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  • These two tales of heroic figures and great adventures are a legacy of ancient Greek myths and epics. What are the Iliad and the Odyssey ?
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  • He is known for unifying the Roman Empire by issuing coins that were accepted anywhere in the empire. Who is Augustus?
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  • It is the name given to the Buddhist practice of avoiding extreme behavior. What is the Middle Way?
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  • It is the location of the ancient Indian cities of Mohenjo-Daro and Harappa. What is the Indus River Valley?
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  • It was built to defend against nomads on Chinas northern borders. What is the Great Wall of China?
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  • He placed great importance on participation in the political process of the city-state as noted in this quote, We regard an individual who takes no interest in public affairs not as harmless, but as useless. Who is Pericles?
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  • This feature of Roman architecture soon distinguished it from other cultures. What are rounded arches?
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  • These Buddhist teachings deal with desire and suffering. What are the Four Noble Truths?
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  • The caste system provided stability in Indian society for this reason. What is it provided a sense of belonging and place in society?
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  • This ancient Chinese emperor not only built walls, he also unified most of China under one government Who Shi Huangdi?
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  • It was the primary purpose of ancient Greek myths about their gods. What is to explain events in the natural world?
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  • This building material was developed by the Romans and helped them to build large, sturdy structures like aqueducts. What is concrete?
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  • This geographic feature made trade easy for the ancient Greeks. What is a peninsula?
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  • It is the Hindu belief that souls are reborn in new bodies after death What is reincarnation?
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  • His ideas were thought to restore order in China Who is Confucius?
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  • In 480 BC, these two city-states led the independent Greek city-states into battle with the Persians. Who are Athens and Sparta?
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  • This emperors seizure of power marked the transition of Rome from a republic to an empire. Who is Julius Caesar?
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  • It was the form of democracy practiced in ancient Greece. What is Direct Democracy?
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  • This religion was started by Siddhartha Gautama What is Buddhism?
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  • Confuciunism was a Chinese social movement begun in the 500s BC that had these 3 goals for society What are: 1.To preserve order 2.To establish harmony 3.To create a system of ethics
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  • This ancient Macedonian ended the power of the Greek city-states and established a unified nation. Who is Alexander the Great?
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  • The Punic Wars with Carthage (264 146 BC) extended the Roman Empire into this geographical region. What is North Africa?
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  • The spread of Greco-Roman culture was encouraged by using this method. What is the establishment of colonies in distant lands?