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Early Empires Comparison Chart
GREECE Early Empires Comparison Chart GREECE WHERE ARE THEY Peloponnesus on the southern part of Europe along the Mediterranean LOCATED? Sea WHAT TYPE OF ECONOMY DEVELOPED? Athens traded a lot along the sea. Sparta was engaged in agriculture.
GREECE RIVER VALLEY COMPARISON GREECE WHAT FORM OF GOVERNMENT? LEADERS? Athens – Direct Democracy MILITARY POWER Yes – Greece was a military power. Athens – Great Navy Sparta – Great Infantry Sparta – 2 monarchs
GREECE RIVER VALLEY COMPARISON MAIN IDEA FROM CULTURE? GREECE • Democracy • The story of the 300 Spartans • Olympics
ROME Early Empires Comparison Chart ROME WHERE ARE THEY Southern part of Europe, North Africa, Gaul, Area surrounding the LOCATED? Mediterranean Sea WHAT TYPE OF ECONOMY DEVELOPED? Trade and agriculture.
ROME RIVER VALLEY COMPARISON ROME WHAT FORM OF GOVERNMENT? LEADERS? Early on Rome was a Republic with elected leaders to rule. Emperors ruled as monarchs later on MILITARY POWER Yes… Rome was a military power Had both a navy and an army
ROME RIVER VALLEY COMPARISON MAIN IDEA FROM CULTURE? ROME • Largest Empire in History • The idea of a Republic • Christianity began here
Qin/Han (China) Early Empires Comparison Chart QIN/HAN WHERE ARE THEY Eastern Asia LOCATED? WHAT TYPE OF ECONOMY DEVELOPED? Trade and agriculture. The Silk Road.
Qin/Han (China) RIVER VALLEY COMPARISON QIN/HAN WHAT FORM OF GOVERNMENT? LEADERS? Monarch – Sovereign head of the state Emperor Civil service test for jobs MILITARY POWER Yes – A military Power Land Army Cross Bow with trigger
Qin/Han (China) RIVER VALLEY COMPARISON MAIN IDEA FROM CULTURE? QIN/HAN • • Silk Road Terracotta Soldiers Great Wall Confucius
Mauryan/Gupta Early Empires Comparison Chart MAURYAN/GUPTA WHERE ARE THEY India Sub-continent South Central Asia LOCATED? WHAT TYPE OF ECONOMY DEVELOPED? Agriculture -Irrigation
Mauryan/Gupta RIVER VALLEY COMPARISON MAURYAN/GUPTA WHAT FORM OF GOVERNMENT? LEADERS? Monarchy MILITARY POWER Yes- Military Power Elephant Army
Mauryan/Gupta RIVER VALLEY COMPARISON MAIN IDEA FROM CULTURE? MAURYAN/GUPTA • • • Buddhism Religious tolerance Zero Decimal System Pi