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Created: Jan 14, 2017
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6th Mid Term Exam China/India/random

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Grade 6 China
Which of these best describes the Silk Road?
  1. a vast highway system along which the Chinese bought silk from other countries
  2. the dangerous road that silk traders had to travel along the Yangtze River
  3. a road winding the entire length of the Himalayas where silkworms were found
  4. a route, thousands of miles long, along which a series of different merchants traded
Grade 6 China
What were the two major rivers of Ancient China?
  1. Nile and Amazon
  2. Yangtze and Huang He
  3. Mississippi and Ganges
  4. Tigris and Euphrates
  5. Rhine and Thames
Grade 6 Social Studies
In ancient Chinese culture, who was in charge of the family unit, making all decisions?
  1. the mother or oldest male
  2. the father or oldest male
  3. the youngest male
  4. the oldest female
Grade 6 Social Studies
The ancient Chinese economy was based on...
  1. fishing
  2. manufacturing
  3. silk making
  4. agriculture
Grade 6 Ancient India
The area where the Indus Valley was located was on
  1. The European continent
  2. The South American continent
  3. The Indian sub-continent
  4. The Asian sub-continent
Grade 6 Ancient India
What is the caste system?
  1. the policy of separating from an established church or culture
  2. a form of ceremony associated with a religious procedure
  3. the material and spiritual factors that make a life what it is
  4. a rigid organization of society by levels, or classes, of people
Grade 6 Ancient India
Which mountain range is a natural border to the Indus Valley?
  1. Himalayas
  2. Karakoram
  3. The Great Dividing Range
  4. Tien Shan
Grade 10 Ancient India
One of the great achievements of the Indus Valley civilization was
  1. its sophisticated plumbing and sewage system.
  2. the invention of the chariot.
  3. iron technology.
  4. its number system.
Grade 6 Ancient India
Grade 6 Ancient India
What was life like in Mohenjo-Daro?
  1. They had excellent schools for children
  2. They enjoyed living in a type of air-conditioning
  3. They lived in pyramids and temples
  4. They had an advanced plumbing system
Grade 6 Ancient India
Grade 6 Social Studies
The largest city in the Indus River valley was...
  1. Pakistan
  2. Fertile Crescent
  3. Mohenjo-Daro
  4. Sumer
Grade 6 Social Studies
Hindu scriptures were known as...
  1. vedas
  2. citadels
  3. Hammurabbi's Code
  4. the Torah
Grade 6 Social Studies
During the Middle Kingdom, overland traders faced dangers such as...
  1. Thieves and sandstorms
  2. robbers and snowstorms
  3. severe rain and flooding
  4. angry camel stampedes
Grade 6 Social Studies
Which social class in ancient Egypt can be likened to our middle class?
  1. slaves
  2. farmers and unskilled workers
  3. royal family members and nobles
  4. merchants, scribes, and craftworkers
Grade 6 Social Studies
Hatshepsut's armies conquered new lands and she demanded that the people...
  1. join the Egyptian army
  2. pay taxes in exchange for protection
  3. pay taxes for representation in government
  4. become her servants