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History of India

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What India was made of before the British conquered it
Kingdom
Trading company that come to India in the 1600s
East India Company
Title given to Gandhi which means "great soul"
Mahatma
Pakistan became a country for this religious group
muslims
the divison of India into 2 states
partition
These were sent back to British factories to be manufactured
raw materials
Ghandhi was inspired to do non violence by his ___ faith
Hindu
The new methods introduced by the British to help India combat drought
irrigation
The colonial power in India from the 1800s to 1900s
Britain
The land that India and pakistan are still fighting over
Kashmir
The muslim group related to the Mongols that conquered north India and Pakistan (1400s-1600s)
mughals
land that is ruled by a foreign country
colony
an improvements brought by the British to make transportation faster
railroad
method that Ghandi used to inspire his followers
non-violent protest
What happened to Ghandhi by a Hindu fanatic who was upset by Ghandhi's view of Muslims
assassinated
Organization formed by Hindus to drive Britain out of India
Indian National congress
Person who wanted to make it to India to trade but ended up in the Americas
Columbus
American Civil Rights leader that was inspired by Ghandhi's methods
Martin Luther King
What many indians objected to
taxes
British did not allow Indians to make their own
finished goods
Famous tomb built by Mughal emporer Shah Jahan
Taj Mahal
Freedom fighter who fought for India's Independance
Ghandhi
Inda and Pakistan gained independance
1947
Ghandi protest to not buy British goods
boycott