Major Historical Events in India Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following describes how Indira Gandhi improved the lives of the people of India?

Question 2 2. How did Indira Gandhi view the role of democracy in India?

Question 3 3. A stupa holds what?

Question 4 4. To which religion did Ashoka convert?

Question 5 5. Mughals were descendants of the

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Question 6 6. Which of these is NOT true of the Mughal Empire?

Question 7 7. Which of the following Europeans was most effective or successful in India?

Question 8 8. Who was Robert Clive?

Question 9 9. Which of the following was a weapon used by the Aryans?

Question 10 10. What religion did the arrival of the Aryans heavily influence?

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Question 11 11. How did Alexander the Great behave towards those who surrendered?

Question 12 12. Hellenization refers to:

Question 13 13. What year did the nation-states of India and Pakistan come into existence?

Question 14 14. Which plan was approved by Great Britain, thus bringing about the creation of the new states of India and Pakistan?

Question 15 15. In what year was the Gupta Empire founded?

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Question 16 16. In which of these fields did the Gupta Empire make great accomplishments?

Question 17 17. Which ruler expanded the Gupta Empire across Northern India and into modern Nepal and Myanmar?

Question 18 18. Which ruler crowned himself Maharajadhiraja, which means Emperor or King of Kings, about 320 C.E.?

Question 19 19. The term 'swaraj' can be translated as _____.

Question 20 20. Why did Gandhi adhere to brahmacharya, the act of abstaining from sexual activity?

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Question 21 21. What did the Qur'an have to say about Hinduism?

Question 22 22. The most important Sultanate of India was centered on what city?

Question 23 23. What idea(s) did the Indians love most about British culture?

Question 24 24. Which of the following best describes opportunities open to Indians under British rule?

Question 25 25. Where did Indira Gandhi attend school?

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Question 26 26. How big was the perimeter of Chandragupta's capital?

Question 27 27. The Mughal empire ruled over much of

Question 28 28. Where did the Mughal Empire rule?

Question 29 29. Which of the following was NOT a major impact of the Aryans?

Question 30 30. Alexander the Great conquered all of the following except:

Major Historical Events in India Chapter Exam Instructions

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