ASB 222 Exam 3 INDUS/CHINA/PERSIA Indus Valley 1. Mehhgarg has early evidence of this ?? Early farming, domesticates 2. Indus Valley adopted domestication from? Mesopotamia 3. Semi Precious stone in beads/why is bead trade important? Lapis, lazuli, Carnelian Trade caused explosive growth/shifts in trading patterns 4. Intensive irrigation systems.period? why? Early Harappan(3500-2500BC) Necessary because settlements expand in lowlands 5. Trade between low/high lands was what goods? Highlands= metals/semi precious stones Lowlands= agricultural products/textiles 6. Urbanization appears in what period 1st? Two major cities? Mature Harappan(2500-2050BC) Mohenjo Daro and Harappa= two major cities 7. Standardized weights/measures related to what? reinforce trading monopolies 8. Main building material? significance? Brick. Dried in Sun. 9. Site of Lothal know for what? World's earliest dock 10. Factors that contributed to decline of Harappan Civilization declining? Cities gradually abandoned Originally connected to Aryan invasions described in Rigveda 11. Hindu civilization related to Indus Valley how? Markings/Carvings/pictures/building China 1. Two main rivers in China? Huan He(Yellow) & Yangtze River 2. How has the changing river course affected archaeological settlement patterns in china? Dif archaeological cultures 3. Northern China, during Peligang culture, what was domesticated? Millet, Pigs 4. Rice was domesticated by which culture? ans in what environment? Pengtoushan(70000-6100 BC) Wet environment 5. Highly decorated pottery. What culture 1st had? Yangshao(5000-3000 BC) 6. Jade appears 1st what period? Liangzhu(3400-2250 BC) 7. Pottery production related to copper production how? In Longshan (2700-200 BC) Wheelman pottery and Coppery Metallurgy 8. Why is china known for its bronze working? Very complex works 9. Main architectural building method in china? Mausoleum 10.How is china bronze age chonology reckoned? Divided into archeological cultures as well as historical dynasties 11. What brought an end to Shang Dynasty? Overthrown by Zhou 12. Where to 1st cities appear? Spring and Autumn period 13. What period=china unified under one ruler? (221-210 BC) with Qin Shihuangdi during Qin Dynasty 14. The Great Wall /Teracotta Army associated with whom? Qin Shihuangd Persia 1. Persia = What modern nation? Iran 2. Why is out knowledge about Persia biased? Much is from Greek accounts 3. Capitals of Persian Empire? only 1 at a time? New capital of Ecbatana(Old capital=Pasaradae) Tradition of multiple capitals. 4. Persians ruled conquered lands how? Allowed to keep most independence 6. Who conquered Persian Empire/? Alexander
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