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100

The highest mountains in the world which are located to the north of the Indian sub-continent.

What are the Himalayas?

100

First Emperor of Ancient China.

Who is Shi Huang Di?

100

Open meeting place where the people go to market.

What is Agora?

100

The cycle of birth, life, death & rebirth.

What is Reincarnation?

100

The lowest social class in the Caste System.

Who are the Untouchables?

200

The most important river of ancient Indian civilization.

What is the Ganges river?

200

The time period when there wasn't one dynasty ruling a large part of China, but many.

What is the Warring States Period.

200

According to legend Hera and Poseidon fought over this city.

What is Argos?

200

This practice involved the reading of animal bones to predict the future.

What are oracle bones?

200

This belief system's teachings are seen in present day China in the high value on family and on education.

What is Confucianism?

300

The collection of epic poems, hymns, prayers and songs of the Hindu faith.

What are the Vedas?

300

The dynasty that overthrew the Qin.

What is the Han dynasty?

300

Type of government in which people rule themselves.

What is democracy?

300

The word "Buddha" means this.

What is the "Enlightened One?"

300

Government in which only a few people have power.

What is an oligarchy?

400

These people introduced the Caste system into the Indian sub-continent.

Who are the Aryans?

400

List the 5 dynasties in order.

What are the Xia, Shang, Zhou, Qin, Han dyansties?

400

A fortress on top of a hill in the center of the city-state.

What is Acropolis?

400

The highest spiritual level a Hindu can attain when one's soul joins with the universal spirit or "force."

What is Brahman?

400

National divinity of the Greeks. Son of Zeus known as god of truth, prophecy, logic, and reason.

Who is Appolo?

500

All Hindus must engage in proper behavior which will result in positive energy.

What are dahrma and karma?

500

Three natural barriers that isolated Ancient China

What are the Himalayas, Gobi Desert, and the Pacific ocean.

500

Largest and most powerful of the city-states; cradle of democracy.

What is Athens?

500

The highest level of the Buddhist religion an individual can attain.

What is Nirvana?

500

This river is known as China's Sorrow due to its destructive floods.

What is the Huang He or Yellow River?

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