Geography Test Quiz On South Asia

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Geography Test Quiz On South Asia

Did you know that India and Pakistan are the two nations in southern Asia that have nuclear weapons? Southern Asia is one of the most populated places on earth and the smallest country is the Maldives. Take up the quiz below and see what else you know about southern Asia.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    India's population is?
    • A. 

      1.2 million

    • B. 

      3 million

    • C. 

      1.2 billion

    • D. 

      2 billion

  • 2. 
    India's population is _____ in the world?
    • A. 

      1st

    • B. 

      2nd

    • C. 

      3rd

    • D. 

      4th

  • 3. 
    South Asia has the world's largest ______ countries.
    • A. 

      Muslim

    • B. 

      Bhuddist

    • C. 

      Islamic

  • 4. 
    The earliest settlements were located along what river?
    • A. 

      Ganges

    • B. 

      Brahmaputra

    • C. 

      Indus

  • 5. 
    India & Pakistan have nuclear weapons, & hate eachother. T/F
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    T/F. Aryans were from Afghanistan & moved into South Asia.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Dravidians is not indo-european and is spoken in what region of India?
    • A. 

      North

    • B. 

      South

    • C. 

      East

    • D. 

      West

  • 8. 
    • A. 

      French

    • B. 

      British

    • C. 

      Italians

    • D. 

      Portugese

  • 9. 
    In 1885 the Indian National Congress was....
    • A. 

      The end of the civil war.

    • B. 

      The beginning of the formation of India.

    • C. 

      The beg. of the independence movement.

  • 10. 
    T/F. South Asia was very close with Britain.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    During WWI Britain made South Asia send men & supplies for their war. T/F.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    What was Ghandi's role?
    • A. 

      Fought for the rights of India.

    • B. 

      Was bhuddist.

    • C. 

      Fought for the rights of South Asians.

  • 13. 
    Ghandi was Hindu. T/F.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    In WWII...
    • A. 

      The British conquered South Asia

    • B. 

      South Asia became independent.

    • C. 

      Pakistan invaded South Asia.

    • D. 

      S. Asians resisted the British.

  • 15. 
    Bangladesh gained independence in?
    • A. 

      1991

    • B. 

      1980

    • C. 

      1971

  • 16. 
    After WWII _____ was formed.
    • A. 

      India

    • B. 

      China

    • C. 

      Britain

  • 17. 
    Today, India is a _____?
    • A. 

      Democracy

    • B. 

      In civil war

    • C. 

      Transitioning to a democracy.

  • 18. 
    Himalayas consist of?
    • A. 

      China, Pakistan, India

    • B. 

      Pakistan, India, Bang

    • C. 

      Bang, Afghanistan, India