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12 Cards in this Set

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In what part of the Indian subcontinent was Mohenjodaro?
The northwest
Archeologists found beaded necklaces, and toys among the ruins at Mohenjodaro. What might these objects suggest about the city?
its people had time to make pretty things
Archeologists found a structure that was 39 feet long and 8 feet deep. What evidence did they find that made them think it was a pool?
a drain
What did the seals reveal about Mohenjodaro?
the types of animals people saw
What was one feature of Mohenjodaro that was different from other settlements built at the same time?
They had a sewer system
The homes of people in Mohenjodaro had from 1 to 12 rooms. This suggests that .......
some people were wealthier than others
Archeologists found a clay model of a bull pulling a cart. What might the artifact say about Mohenjodaro's people?
The people moved things in carts.
Part of Mohenjodaro was raised and had walls around it. If this were all you knew about Mohenjodaro, what is your best educated guess about what it means?
The city had enemies and the residents needed to protect themselves.
Weights and scale
used to weigh grains for taxes, people traded grain, and used for money
used to make jewelry, and people had time to make beautiful objects
Seals with pictographs
used to show the types of animals they used and saw, and showed the activities people might been engaged in
Name 3 possible reasons that Mohenjodaro disappeared?
invaders, it was destroyed, and natural events occured- such as floods and earthquakes