Terms and Questions:

Alexander the Great and the Mauryas




1.    Alexander the Great

2.    Chandragupta Maurya

3.    Ashoka


1.    What did Chandrgupta Maurya accomplish during his rule?

2.    Describe the circumstances that led to Ashoka’s turn to Buddhism and the effects of this.

3.    Describe the events of the characteristics of the period of time (200 BCE to 300 CE) that set the stage for the Classical Period.