This PowerPoint presentation has definitions, pictures, animations and multimedia aspects on the Empires of India & China (600BCE-550AD). It features activities for students to exercise their critical thinking skills and recall the information. Material covered: indian and Chinese geography, Hinduism and it's principles, the Caste System, the Joint Family System, Buddhism and it's principles, the Four Noble Truths and Eight-fold Path. in addition it outlines the Indian Empires and unification of China, In addition, it points out the historical, social and cultural impact of Confucianism and Daoism. on the Mongol Empire. Finally, it is common core compatible with built in questioning and reasoning, and it even includes an art history dimension. This is a must have for a serious educator.