What is the Most Scared River on The Subcontinent?
The Ganges River
Name the entire Hindu Caste System in Order
Which of the following is NOT one of the 4 Noble Truths:
Life is Full of Pain and Suffering
Create Desire = Create Suffering
Desire Causes Pain and Suffering
There is a way to end the desire
“Create Suffering=Create Desire”
How many 1.) Hindus and 2.) Muslims live on the Subcontinent
1.) 700 Million
2.) 300 Million
What is the landform that separates India from the rest of Asia
What is the percentage of workers in agriculture on the Sibcontinent?
Who was the retired English politician who helped institute the Indian National Congress?
Allan Octavian Hume
Who outlawed “suttee”
Who started the Indian Postal System, Railroads, and improved Education
Who were the 2 leaders in the Battle of Plassey? French and British
1.) French: Joseph Dupleix
2.) British: Robert Clive
What was the immediate cause of the Sepoy Mutiny?
Animal grased cartidges
What were the indirect causes of the Sepoy Mutiny?
Threat of forced conversion to Christianity
Threat of serving overseas in the British Army
Introduction of Modern Technology
What were the EFFECTS of the Sepoy Mutiny
Act for a Better British Government – which put an end to the British East India Company and introduced the British Raj
What were two reasons why Spices were important to Europeans?
1.) preserving meats
2.) sweetening sour wine
What are 3 reasons why Spices were so expensive?
Bribes, Tolls, Middle men, robbery, taxes, long travel.
What is the relationship between Karma, Dharma and Reincarnation?
Why/How were the British Successful in India?
1.) Divide and Conquer
2.) Weak Moguls
3.) Solid Administration
4.) Army and Navy
Who was the founder of Buddhism?
Who was the founder of Hinduism?
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Explain and similarities and Differences between Moksha and Nirvana?
Gold Star – 20 correct
Silver Bell – 17-19 correct
Bronze Statue – 14-16correct
Gray Cloud – 10-13correct
Brown Bag of Trash – 7-9 correct
Black Rock – 6 or less correct
2.) Indus River
3.) Sri Lanka
5.) Khyber Pass
6.) Arabian Sea
7.) Ganges River
8.) Brahmaputra River
9.) Indian Ocean
11.) Mt. Everest 12.) Nepal 13.) Bay of Bengal ***14.) New Delhi ***15.) Bhutan ***16.) Circle around Kashmir 17.) China 18.) Deccan Plateau 19.) Ganges River Valley 20.) S. Coastal Plains 21.) Himilaya