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In Buddhism, nirvana is the second level of reaching calmness.
a) True
b) False

Who was India's most important leader of the Indian independence movement?
a) Asoka
b) Babur
c) Pervez Musharraf
d) Mohandas Gandhi

The Indian subcontinent's countries have significantly different cultures.
a) True
b) False

Which of the countries on the Indian Subcontinent is one of the world's most densely populate?
a) Bangladesh
b) Bhutan
c) Nepal
d) Sri Lanka

The Indian's Subcontinent's most important resource is....?
a) tea
b) corn
c) fertile soil
d) lush forests

Which two groups are the largest ethnic groups in Sri Lanka?
a) Indo and Aryan
b) Indian and Pakistani
c) Tamil and Sinhalese
d) Siamese and Persian

What is the program in Indian that encourages farmers to adopt modern farming methods?
a) subsistence farming
b) tenant farming
c) farm-your-way program
d) green revolution

Which country often experience massive flooding?
a) Bhutan
b) Bangladesh
c) Sri Lanka
d) Pakistan

The beginning of Inida's social system and Hindu religion came from
a) Eden
b) Aryans
c) Egyptians
d) Sri Lankans

The Harrapan civilization was founded in 2300 BC and located in the...?
a) Indus River Valley
b) Nepal
c) The Nile River Valley
d) Sri Lanka

What is an environmental problem Nepal faces today?
a) Pollution
b) Coral reef explosions
c) Deforestration
d) Poaching

Had the Indian troops not revolted, who would have most likely kept control of India?
a) The East India Company
b) Bombai Trading Company
c) Pakistan
d) Mughal Empire

What months does the dry season of a monsoon cycle take place?
a) January to March
b) October to November
c) November to January
d) June to August

Who was the Indian leader who helped expand the Mauryan Empire?
a) Babur
b) Alibaba
c) Mohandas Gandhi
d) Asoka

The of the social system that breaks people into groups based on birth or occupation is called...?
a) social security
b) caste system
c) social status
d) heirarchy

More than 70 percent of India's population lives...?
a) Villages
b) Cities
c) Towns
d) Suburbs

The first civilization on the Indian Subcontinent was...?
a) Aboriginis
b) Indo_Aryan
c) Harappan
d) Comanches

The Thar is a mirage in northwestern India.
a) True
b) False

Islam is the dominant religion in Bangladesh.
a) True
b) False

Bhutan is a small mountain kingdom in the Himalayas.
a) True
b) False

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