GEO FINAL 2011

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final test


 
  
Created Jun 23, 2011
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1
Of india's more than 1 billion population, almost_________ million are muslims
 
171/165
2
The country located...(north/south/east/west) of india is:
 
North: Nepal/Bhutan Southeast: Sri lanka Northwest: Pakistan South west: Maldives East: Bangladesh/Myanmar
3
The major river of pakistan is the
 
Indus river
4
the area known as the land of the five rivers is
 
Punjab
5
the southwestern arabian sea coast of india is known as the
 
malabar coast
6
the caste system is most associated with which religions
 
Hinduism
7
the first true indigenous empire in the south asian realm was the
 
Mauryan
8
the power that massively penetrated india from the west in the tenth century AD was
 
Islam
9
in 1947, British India was partitioned into which states?  
 
India and Pakistan
10
Which city lost a good part of its hinterland to Pakistan in the partioning of Bristish India?
 
Calcutta
11
The area of India in which the population exhibits the country's lowest growth rate is:
 
The southermost states of the peninsula
12
The approximate porcentage of India's population that lives in poverty-stricken rural area...
 
70%
13
Which countries share a common border with Pakistan?
 
Iran, Afghanistan, CHina and India
14
An area whose control is hotly disputed by India and Pakistan is:
 
Jammu & Kashmir
15
The McMahon Line:
 
Treaty signed in 1914 and it is the effective boundary between China and India.
16
India's Sikh population is concentrated in:
 
Punjab
17
The priestly caste in India is known as the:
 
Brahmins
18
The untouchable caste in India is known as the:
 
Harijans
19
The city located closest to the Ganges Delta is:
 
Kolkata (Calcutta)
20
The_____revolution of the 1960s introduced "miracle" varieties of wheat and rice that significantly...
 
GREEN
21
Which industry sperheaded the economic developmen of Bengaluru over the past decade
 
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