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AP World History: Ancient China, Africa, India & America Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. How was legalism reflected in the reign of Qin Shihuangdi?

Question 2 2. In the Aryan caste system, how did the Brahmans differ from the Vaishyas?

Question 3 3. Why are the Olmecs considered the first complex society in Mesoamerica?

Question 4 4. Which of the following statements is true?

Question 5 5. Which ruler expanded the Gupta Empire across Northern India and into modern Nepal and Myanmar?

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Question 6 6. What prompted Ashoka's conversion to Buddhism?

Question 7 7. Theoretically, what was the implication of the Han's introduction of Confucianism?

Question 8 8. Which of the following statements is true?

Question 9 9. Which of the following statements is true about the decline and disappearance of the Indus Valley Civilization?

Question 10 10. What is surprising about Ashoka's reign?

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Question 11 11. Which ruler crowned himself Maharajadhiraja, which means Emperor or King of Kings, about 320 C.E.?

Question 12 12. How did trade increase during the Mauryan Empire?

Question 13 13. Which of the following statements BEST describes why the Aryans settled in the Indus Valley?

Question 14 14. The Qin dynasty is notable because:

Question 15 15. Define the stateless society of the Bantu people.

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Question 16 16. How did the Aztecs become a wealthy and glorious empire?

Question 17 17. Which of the following prospered during the Zhou Dynasty?

Question 18 18. What made it possible for Chandragupta Maurya to establish his domain?

Question 19 19. Which of the following statements about Jenne-jeno is true?

Question 20 20. In the Aryan caste system, how did the Harijans differ from the Shudras?

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Question 21 21. What is moksha to the Hindu faith?

Question 22 22. The Indus Valley Civilization appears to have been centered on _____ .

Question 23 23. The Bantu migrations began about 1500 BCE in West Africa. What factor initiated the migrations?

Question 24 24. How was Liu Bang able to found the Han Dynasty?

Question 25 25. During the Vedic Period, which two cultures fused to form ancient Hinduism?

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Question 26 26. Which of the following founded the Shang Dynasty?

Question 27 27. How did the Aztecs react to the arrival of the Spanish?

Question 28 28. Today, Mayan people can be found all over Southern Mexico. So why did so many people think that the Mayans disappeared?

Question 29 29. Why is it believed that the people of the Indus Valley Civilization experienced a long period of peace and prosperity?

Question 30 30. What was the special focus of commerce in Jenne-jeno at its high point, when it became the major commercial centre of West Africa in the 8th century CE?

AP World History: Ancient China, Africa, India & America Chapter Exam Instructions

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