Flashcards in Economy and Trade Deck (12)
What other types of products are an aspect of India's economy?
textiles, and clothing dyes
This is a deep blue dye used in blue jeans
What did British exploitation of the indigo market cause?
farmer revolt of 1859
Today, what is the fastest growing industry in India?
software companies, and information technology
In which southern city does technology companies flourish?
Which city is know as the "Pink City"?
Why is Jaipur called the "Pink City"?
many of it's buildings are made of pink sandstone
What does "Hawa Mahal" mean?
Palace of Winds
Describe the Hawa Mahal
pink sandstone with small windows and carved designs
Name one of the largest Hindu temple complexes
Meenakshi Amman Temple
Where can the Meenakshi Amman Temple be found?