Indus River Valley
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  • Question 1
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    What river was the Ancient Indus Valley Civilization built around?

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    Nile River

    Yellow River

    Tigris River

    Indus River

  • Question 2
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    Q.

    What language did the Ancient Indus people use?

    answer choices

    Sanskrit

    Calligraphy

    Undecipherable

    Cuneiform

  • Question 3
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    Which of the following is TRUE of the Ancient Indus people?

    answer choices

    They had little contact with the world outside of the Indus Valley.

    They traded with groups as far away as Mesopotamia.

    They valued war/warriors above all others.

    They had very simple towns, few advancements.

  • Question 4
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    What type of religion did the Indus have?

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    Polytheistic

    Monotheistic

    Pantheistic

    Atheistic

  • Question 5
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    Which was a major city in the Indus Valley?

    answer choices

    Babylon

    Harappa

    Thebes

    Ninevah

  • Question 6
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    What major architectural work was built in Mohenjo-daro?

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    The Great Bath

    The Great Wall

    The Great Hall

    The Great Tower

  • Question 7
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    What do archaeologists believe the Great Bath was used for?

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    A community pool for the kids.

    Ritual drownings to appease the gods.

    Ritual bathing/cleansing ceremonies.

    Practice area for the Indus Synchronized Swimming Team.

  • Question 8
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    What happened to the Indus Civilization?

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    A massive earthquake destroyed their cities.

    A horrible plague swept through, killing everyone.

    They went to war against the Greeks and were destroyed.

    No one knows for sure, but possible climate change or invasion.

  • Question 9
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    What group took over the places left behind by the Indus?

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    The Assyrians

    The Aryans

    The Egyptians

    The Chinese

  • Question 10
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    What were the cities of the Indus River Valley like?

    answer choices

    They were unplanned messes.

    They were laid out in a grid pattern.

    They had drainage and sewer systems.

    They had uneven brick homes.

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