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What was the first civilization?

Indus people

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What are the mohenjo-Daro and the Harappa?

Twincities

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What was the economics of the Indus people?

Farming trade and artisans

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What was the Indus religion?

Unknown, but worshiped a goddess, female power.

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What was the en of the Indus civilization

No one knows

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What was the 2nd civilization?

Aryan

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What were the Aryans known for

War like people
Strong military
Caste system

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What are Dravidians?

Remnants of the Indus people

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What's a caste system

Social classes you're born into an it in

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What effect does a caste system have

Certain privileges/jobs/educations
Cannot marry outside social class

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What're the 4 social castes?

Brahmins priest
Kshatriyas warrior govt
Vaisya farmers
Sudra peasants
(Pariahs) salves

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What language did the aryans speak?

Sanskrit

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What's the 3rd Indian civilization?

Mauryan

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What was he conquerer of Mauryan

Chandragupta Maura

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Who was the ruler of Mauryan who encouraged peacefulness after he converted to Buddhism?

Asoka

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What came after the Mauryan civilizations?

Gupta, 500 years later

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What civilization is accredited to the golden age?

Gupta

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What is the golden age?

A period of cultural advancement

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What're the 4 civilizations of India?

Indus
Aryan
Mauryan
Gupta