Flashcards in India In Context Deck (30)
Which country is most populated?
When is India estimated to surpass China in population?
Which countries make up south Asia?
India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Bhutan and the Maldives
Which body of water is west of India?
Which body of water is eat of India?
Bay of Bengal
What countries border India to the northeast?
China and Nepal
Which countries border India to the East?
Myanmar and Bangladesh
Which country border India to the northwest?
Which empire united India in 1526?
Where does India rank among populated countries?
This is the rule of one group of people by another without complete permission and on unequal terms
Which country ruled India in the 18th century using the ideas of colonialism?
When did India gain its independence from Great Britain,
What northern region does Pakistan and India dispute today?
What are the official languages of India?
Hindi and English
How many religions are official in India?
Name India's largest country
Mumbai is the home of India's film industry, what's Mumbai's nickname?
This is a rule of land and people that fall outside the boundaries or territories of the rulers
Name the last local empire of India before the British
This is a government rule by the people
In which city can the gateway to India be found
Bombay or Mumbai
Name two of the oldest democracies in the world
US and India
Which political majority has reached a majority in Tripura and West Bengal
This is a nation that consist of people who share a common bond in culture, religion, ethnicity, language, location or history
Is India a nation-state?
Why are borders of a nation-state drawn in colonial nations?
for economic gain and exertion of power
This is a political idea which establishes the nation as a unique and unifying characteristics of people
Which group in India believes that Hinduism is a vital part of India's identity and should be valued in decisions concerning government and economy?