Moses• The man who led the Hebrews out of slavery.
Main Ideas• What are the three reasons that historians give to explain why Indo-Europeans migrated? – War – Disease – Climatic change
What are two technologies that helped the Hittites build the empire?• Chariot design• Iron smelting
• How were the Aryans different from the non- Aryans (classes) that they encountered when they migrated to India? – Aryans spoke a different language. – Were physically different. – No system of writing. – Were a pastoral people.
• In Hinduism how are the ideas of karma, reincarnation and moksha connected? – In Hinduism, an individual soul passes from one incarnation to another until it achieves moksha, which is perfect understanding. – A soul’s karma is the sum of its good and bad deeds. – Karma determines the reincarnation (rebirths) a soul will experience.
What did the Minoans export?• Goods such as – Pottery – Swords – Figurines – Architecture – Burial customs – Religious rituals