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FIRST monotheistic religion that stuck
The religious and political leader of the Islamic nation
Tilting of the Earth
Chinese Emperor that was the first to reign in the Han Dynasty
What are the seven continents?
The duties in Hinduism including rituals (based on caste)
Mountain range bordering modern day Afghanistan and Pakistan
FIRST writing system
Tang concubine that rose to power during the Tang Dynasty and ruled for 20 years
Dynastic Accomplishments: Makes a Grand Canal between the Yellow and Yangzi River
Dynastic Accomplishments: Developed the Silk Road, National University, and has a monopoly on Salt and Iron
FIRST coins
FIRST code of written laws (Historical Firsts)
Sudden change
Greater Vehicle of Buddhism
A government system that has a chain of command by cabinets
Multiple spouses
The Akkadian ruler who started the first empire
Slow gradual change
When a test used to determine government positions
An Indian kshatriya who created Buddhism and later became known as the Buddha
River that is in NorthWest India
A government in which local military rulers exert power
Dynastic Accomplishments: Creates a 1.25 million man army and tries to appease enemies rather than attack, gun powder, navy is developed, compasses, paddleboats, and paper money
A large body of salt water
Proper Conduct
Spiritual Enlightenment
A nation that leads in technology, has no rivals, and accepts foreign ideas
One revolution around the sun
Chinese Rebellion leader against the Tang Dynasty that lasted for 8 years
Denial of worldly pleasures for spiritual fulfillment
Metaphysical form of Confucianism developed by the Cheng brothers and Zhu Xi; later become the dominant form of Confucianism throughout East Asia
Indian religion founded by Mahavira stressing extreme asceticism
Chinese statesman that reformed the examination system
Imaginary lines that measure how far North/South from the Equator
The Egyptian pharaoh who created Egypt's largest empire
Chinese Philosopher that followed the path of Daoism and was adamantly apolitical
The belief that there are multiple gods or goddesses
A flat grassland dotted with trees
Gentlemen that were hired for government positions because of their intellect
Sun and moon's gravitational pull
What are the 'Colored Seas'?
Phoenician writing system; letters that made sounds, that formed words; business
Lesser Vehicle of Buddhism
Marrying into the next clan over
The Babylonian king who wrote the first code of laws
Abstinence from sex for life
The location in which the battle of the Incas against the Spaniards took place
The Egyptian pharaoh who united Upper and Lower Egypt
When a group answers their instincts
A time period associated with the later Stone Age and the use of polished stone implements and weapons
Universal Soul in a human
A system of marriage that allows a man to have multiple wives
Chinese philosopher who gives the idea of the mandate of heaven its philosophical basis and creates the well field system
Sumerian writing system; wedge-shaped symbols on blocks; business
The doctrine that said 'Christ has one nature, and His human and divine natures are inseparable'
The religious leader who created the first monotheism that worked (Judaism)
Mongolian Ruler that conquered China as well as most of Europe
Body of salt water (128 of them)
Chinese Emperor that tried to reestablish his own dynasty called the Xin
A payment that a groom and his family make to the bride for marriage
A Sapa-Inca (main Incan ruler) who made the fatal mistake of ordering his army to meet the Spanish unarmed
An Indian kshatriya who founded Jainism
FIRST hanging gardens
A theology school, usually for Sunni Muslims
Revolution around the Earth/rotation of the moon on its axis
Buddhists who reached nirvana and stay to help others
What are the Four Noble Truths?
Dynastic Accomplishments:Bronze Age, Writing, and Oracle Bones
River north of Yangtze River and flows West to East
To turn someone Chinese culturally
The ending of the cycle of rebirth where you rejoin the universal soul
Dynastic Accomplishments: Establishes a Shadow Government until taken over
A group of people governed and ruled over by a sovereign
The right to collect tribute granted to nobility and clergy by a king
What are some Indian firsts?
Dynastic Accomplishments: Terra Cotta Warriors and the “Great Wall”
Chinese Emperor that gave power to his concubine Yang Luifei
An era associated with the early Stone Age and the use of simple stone implements and weapons
A cosmic sense of justice
The continuous cycle of reincarnation
The founder of the Mauryan Empire (the first Indian Empire)
FIRST international language for trade
Chinese Emperor that was the only reigning emperor during the Qin Dynasty
One rotation of the Earth on it's axis
Chinese philosopher who created Confucianism which was the basis of Chinese society
What is the largest island?
Egyptian writing system; pictographs; religion
Bones that were used to predict the future
Dynastic Accomplishments: The Mandate of Heaven
Seasonal winds
A perfect society
Great King
Indian polytheistic religion that believes in a caste system and reincarnation
A philosophy that states natural harmony is best (small governments)
The founder of the Gupta Empire
What are the five oceans?
Abstinence from sex for a time (or until marriage)
What does the EightFold Path consist of?
The belief that your culture is the best
Self-Denial to achieve spiritual fulfillment
Dynastic Accomplishments: Examination System, Block Printing, Paper, Rear Post Rudder, Porcelain, Tea, and increase of Rice crops
FIRST alphabet
1st Born inherits all the wealth
A sexual lover that you don’t marry or go into a relationship other than sex
The idea that there are conflictions of complementary ideas
The Egyptian pharaoh who developed the first monotheism
The belief that there is only one god
Chinese Concubine that rose to Emperor during the Tang Dynasty
A Spanish conquistador who led his small army to victory against the Incas
A form of Buddhism that seeks sudden Enlightenment through techniques and rituals intended to quiet the mind; known as Zen in Japan
Indian religion founded by Siddhartha Gautama that believes in the Four Noble Truths
Plateau in the middle area of India
Chinese philosopher who develops Legalism
Castrated men used to guard the emperors wives and concubines because they posed no sexual threat
Religious practices
FIRST people who used bronze for weapons
FIRST to use cruelty to govern
Invaders of India who created the caste system
A philosophy created by Confucius that points out basic relationships in the Chinese society
Only one partner/spouse
A device that explains dynastic change
Obedience to Father
No harm or violence to all living things
To please your peers with knowledge, weapons, other pleasures
An Indian king who is responsible for spreading Buddhism outside of India
Imaginary lines that measure how far East/West of the Prime Meridian
Chinese Han Emperor that raises taxes in order to protect China
Mountain range in NorthEast India
Cultivators farm land for a few seasons, then move on (Slash & Burn)
Characteristics needed for a culture to exist?
Political philosophy that states, man should be governed by strict laws and harsh punishment
Family of rulers
Desert in NorthWest India
What is the largest state island?
The belief that there is a place saved by faith in the Amida Buddha
The raising of grazing animals such as sheep & cattle
River south of Yellow River and flows West to East
Son of Genghis Khan and reigned during the Yuan Dynasty in its prime power
What are the Five Vows of Jainism?
The belief that everything in the world is endowed with its own spirit
Caused by winds (monsoons), and heat and cooling of temperature of ocean
River that is in NorthEast India

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