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Temporal Variation

WHAT?

  • Food

  • Cloths

  • House

“Those who don’t study the past are condemned to repeat it”

WHERE?

  • Food gatherers

  • Hunters

  • Animal rearing

  • Travel

  • Wars

  • Kingdoms

“History is studied geographically and geography is studied historically”

Map of Temporal Variation For History

Map of Temporal Variation for History

Map of Temporal Variation For History

Names of India

  • From Indus – Sindhu in Sanskrit

  • Iranians & Greeks – Hindos or Indos

  • Bharata – people in NW in Rigveda (Sanskrit)

Finding the Past – HOW

  • Manuscripts (written by hand)

    • On Palm leaves or Birch tree bark

    • In Sanskrit, Prakrit or Tamil

  • Inscriptions (writings on hard surface)

    • Stone or metal or baked clay

    • Have script – letter or sign

  • Archaeology

  • Things made and used in past

  • Explored by archaeologists – excavate

  • Bones of animals to find what people ate

Life Differs:

  • King

  • Queen

  • Merchant

  • Trader

Andaman – get own food

Cities – depend on others for food supplies

When

  • Anno Domini (AD) and Before Christ (BC)

  • AD: In the Year of the Lord

  • AD or CE (Common Era)

  • BC or BCE (Before Common Era)

  • BP (Before Present)

Image of Anno Domini (AD) And Before Christ (BC) For History

Image of Anno Domini (AD) and Before Christ (BC) for History

Image of Anno Domini (AD) And Before Christ (BC) For History