Ch 5: Political & Philosophical Thought in Ancient Asia

About This Chapter

To boost your understanding of the political and philosophical thoughts from ancient Asia, you can utilize the video lessons and quizzes in this chapter. The lessons cover the beliefs and history of Confucianism, Taoism, Buddhism, and Hinduism.

Political & Philosophical Thought in Ancient Asia - Chapter Summary

As you progress through the chapter, you'll learn about the teachings of Confucianism and Taoism. The animated videos can also help you increase your knowledge of the history of Hinduism and Buddhism. By the time you've finished this chapter, you should be able to:

  • Discuss the teachings and differences between Confucianism and Taoism
  • Characterize Hinduism and summarize its history
  • Describe the history and beliefs of Buddhism

There are quizzes with each lesson to help you check your knowledge as you progress though the chapter. To review key points in the lessons, use the timeline feature to moved to specific topics. You're welcome to contact an instructor through the Dashboard with any questions that come up along the way.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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