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Agriculture was made possible due to _____________________.
a) rivers and monsoons
b) mountains
c) rulers
d) planned cities

______________ may have caused the Saraswati river to dry up, forcing people away from it.
a) Earthquakes
b) Hurricanes
c) Tornados
d) Mr. Jones

Harrappan cities were known for having ____________________.
a) complex systems of streets
b) tornados
c) annual floods
d) lots of poor people

Harrappan cities were very advanced when it came to __________________.
a) bathrooms/toilets
b) sports
c) warfare
d) elections

Mohenjo-Daro and Harrappa are examples of Indian __________________.
a) cities
b) buildings
c) people
d) beliefs

Which river was NOT part of India's civilizations?
a) Indus
b) Amazon
c) Saraswati
d) Ganges

Seasonal winds called ______________ help shape India's climate.
a) monsoons
b) Himalayas
c) Harrappans
d) Saraswati's

HIgh mountains tower over the northern border of India. They are the ...
a) Himalayas and Hindu Kush
b) Hindu Kush and Rockies
c) Himalayas and Great Pyrenees
d) Alps and Great Pyrenees

This is the word for a large landmass that's like a continent, only smaller.
a) subcontinent
b) landform
c) country
d) landmass

True or False, the Harrappan culture used a writing system.
a) true
b) false

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