Independent Nations Of South Asia

10 Questions | Total Attempts: 90

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Answer each question about the struggles of India and Pakistan.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What religious group did most members of the Congress Party come from?
    • A. 

      Christian

    • B. 

      Muslim

    • C. 

      Hindu

    • D. 

      Buddhist

  • 2. 
    What nation did the Muslim League demand the creation of?
    • A. 

      Afghanistan

    • B. 

      Kashmir

    • C. 

      Nepal

    • D. 

      Pakistan

  • 3. 
    What two nations gained Indepenence on August 15, 1947?
    • A. 

      India & Pakistan

    • B. 

      China & Nepal

    • C. 

      Iran & Iraq

    • D. 

      Myanmar & Bangladesh

  • 4. 
    True or False:Muslims were killed while fleeing to Pakistan by this religious minority, the Sikhs.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    What mountainous region have Pakistan and India frequently fought?
    • A. 

      Nepal

    • B. 

      Kashmir

    • C. 

      Bhutan

    • D. 

      Myanmar

  • 6. 
    Which of these people was NEVER a Prime Minister of India?
    • A. 

      Mohandas Gandhi

    • B. 

      Indira Gadhi

    • C. 

      Jawaharlal Nehru

  • 7. 
    What is the Indian Sikh religion's holiest shrine?
    • A. 

      Punjab

    • B. 

      Taj Mahal

    • C. 

      Golden Temple

    • D. 

      Ganges River

  • 8. 
    The is the world's largest democracy?
    • A. 

      India

    • B. 

      United States of America

    • C. 

      Canada

    • D. 

      China

  • 9. 
    True or False:East Pakistan tended to dominate the nation's government.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
     True or False:Bangladesh is now under democratic rule.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False