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Modern Day Events in India - Chapter Summary
This chapter improves your understanding of modern day events in India, such as the partition of India and Pakistan, terrorist threats, and population challenges. After completing the chapter, you should be prepared to:
- Discuss trends, outlook, and challenges surrounding India's population
- Explore factors that created the Muslim and Hindu conflict in India
- Relate information about the partition of India and Pakistan
- Recognize prominent personalities in Indian culture and sports
- Examine global security issues and efforts to prevent them
- Discuss worldwide terrorism, including ISIL and Al-Qaeda
We use brief text and video lessons that help you easily understand modern day events in India. Our expert instructors provide plenty of examples. For video lessons, the timelines let you easily navigate to specific topics. You can review all the lessons in order, or just look at the ones that cover the topics you need to review. A brief multiple-choice quiz is available for each lesson to test your knowledge.
1. India's Population Trends, Challenges & Outlook
With well over one billion people, India faces problems unique to a country of its size, diversity, and history. This lesson looks out how the world's largest democracy handles these issues.
2. Muslim and Hindu Conflict in India and the Partition of India and Pakistan
In this lesson, we will learn about religious tensions in India and the partition of India and Pakistan following British rule. We will see what led to these developments, and we will explore their context.
3. A World in Crisis and a Technological Revolution
In this lesson, you will explore the modern problems and solutions of a globalized world. Then, test your understanding with a brief quiz about the benefits and risks of the information age.
4. Global Security Issues & Concerns
In this lesson, you'll explore both the modern security issues of the global community and the efforts to prevent problems and maintain security. Then, test your understanding with a brief quiz.
5. Terrorism Around the World
In this lesson, you'll explore the major terrorist threats of the modern world, including both al-Qaeda and ISIL. Then, test your understanding with a brief quiz.
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