Compare And Contrast Ancient China And India

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Ancient India, China, and Mesopotamia, if you look from the outside in, don’t seem like they have a great deal in common, and you would be right, but do you know what they do have in common? China and India are 2 of the oldest continuous civilizations that have yet to fall. They have become ancient to modern civilizations. Both India and China are both composed of lesser states than the Middle East and Europe The ancient civilizations were shaped by their past and it helped the countries develop over time. Ancient India, China, and Mesopotamia all had polytheistic religions, which means that they believe in more than one God. They all had a some sort of caste system or class system that categorized everyone by occupation into a certain group. …show more content…
Those are just some of the contributions that we achieved. Reading, writing, and spoken language, I would say, is the important to have.
Language is important because we’re able to express our feelings with words and are also aided with facial expressions, but you can’t get that far with facial expressions. With language, we’re able to direct, persuade, inform, or entertain, which is all very important to the human lifestyle. Persuading is crucial in every society. Persuasion is used to make others believe what you want them to, and that may seem negative, but most of the times, it’s not. Persuading others, in a way, can help mold a
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60 was used for basic math and 360 was used for circles The Sumerians also gave us the decimal system. The Hindu’s gave us the Arabic Numeral System which gave mankind counting numbers. With the extension of numbers, math took off. The Hebrew’s gave us another numeral system but this one went into the hundreds. The Babylonians gave us the digit 0 and then we had a a completed number system for that time.
Agriculture was a ginormous element when civilization was first coming together and it has stuck with humans all through the ages. Agriculture had our backs in the past and will continue having our backs far into the future. It’s the one thing that human beings can fully rely on. The tools that the first humans to ever walk this earth used has advanced surley and has helped farming become easier. Without the first idea of tools, farming and hunting both would be pretty

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