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Indian History Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Ancient India is the birthplace of

Question 2 2. What is defined as the release from the cycle of life and death?

Question 3 3. Which of these is NOT true of Hinduism?

Question 4 4. Which of these were usually the merchants within the Indian caste system?

Question 5 5. Which of the following was TRUE of traditional Indian families?

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Question 6 6. Why did villages in India tend to have more autonomy than villages in surrounding countries?

Question 7 7. What is a human rights issue does India need to focus on?

Question 8 8. What has India done to combat climate change?

Question 9 9. India is part of a small group of countries with fast growing economies. What is the name of the group?

Question 10 10. Why did use of Panchayati Raj in India decline in the 1800s?

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Question 11 11. Which is NOT a level of the modern-day Panchayati Raj?

Question 12 12. Why did the first prime minister of India, Jawaharlal Nehru, advocate for the return to Panchayati Raj?

Question 13 13. During what era was the Panchsheel Treaty founded?

Question 14 14. Who was the prime minister of India when the Panchsheel Treaty was formed?

Question 15 15. The Panchsheel Treaty was organized between which two nations?

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Question 16 16. Which means 'self-rule,' or in this context, Indian independence?

Question 17 17. Gandhi is most associated with _____

Question 18 18. During World War II, Gandhi gave a speech demanding Indian independence from British rule. The speech sparked which movement?

Question 19 19. Which of the following was not a key principle behind the modern independence movement led by Gandhi?

Question 20 20. What empire ruled over much of India just prior to the arrival of Britain and the East India Company?

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Question 21 21. What two religions helped to spark the 1857 rebellion and led to the division of India and Pakistan?

Question 22 22. The Constitution of India came into effect in _____.

Question 23 23. How many parts make up the Indian constitution?

Question 24 24. According to the Indian Constitution, what are the two houses of the Indian legislature?

Question 25 25. Which of the following best describes opportunities open to Indians under British rule?

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Question 26 26. Which of the following best describes British administration in India?

Question 27 27. Which of the following was NOT considered an Engine of Social Mobility?

Question 28 28. The leader of the Bhoodan movement, Vinoba Bhave, was seen as the spiritual successor of who?

Question 29 29. How did the Bhoodan system work?

Question 30 30. At its most basic, what was the Bhoodan movement?

Indian History Chapter Exam Instructions

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