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Pakistan is currently the area of this civilization; Thar Desert forms eastern border; early culture hearth
about 50 million years ago, the Indian plate and Eurasian plate collided, and the collision zone forced upward to become this; convergent boundary
the distribution of _____ is: high mountains in North, Plateau in the South, and alluvial plans in between Indo-Gangetic Plain
provides water for drinking, farming, and transportation; also sacred river that brings life to people
this plain is so fertile because of its three rivers and alluvial plains; 2nd largest population cluster
The separation of India into West Pakistan, East Pakistan, and India was known as the _______ of India
(In early 1800s-1947) this country unified India by creating a single capital, railroad, lingua franca, an educated ruling class, and establishing ports
In 1931, Gandhi protested British policy by marching to the Arabian Sea to make salt; it was illegal for Indians to grow or sell salt
this is the name of the theory that protests should not use violence to achieve goals
this kind of farming is also known as traditional farming; predominates all others; grow only enough to feed family
Makes small loans available to poor entrepreneurs so they can start their own small businesses
businesses do this because India has low wages, Indians speak English, 12 hour time difference, highest number of college graduates, and there is plenty of high tech infrastructure
these people have lost land and went into debt and don't have technology because can't afford water, electricity, etc. because of green revolution; also, women are doing all of the hard work
these are the reasons India's ____ rate is high: many children common to South Asian culture; women marry at eighteen or younger; children make money; security in old age when children are present; high infant mortality rate
these kinds of settlements make up 1/3 of population; they also cause bad economy, bad air quality, and government can't get people out
Muslim country; location of Indus Valley Civilization; official language is Urdu; ally to US
Sunni Muslim; made of 2000 coral islands; worries of global warming and flooding; mainly makes money off tourism
Green revolution caused this revolution; as a result of sudden influx of money, people have been able to purchase water buffalo and other milk-producing animals
this has been a mixed blessing for Nepal because visitors have destroyed much of land; Mostly in Nepal and Bhutan
People from the high Himalayas that are the traditional mountain guides of the Everest region
India's most prosperous city and leading commercial center of metals, chemicals, and electronics
The creation of products or services intended for the global market, but customized to suit the local culture
these three things have limited Bangalore's _______ growth: Infrastructure; traffic congestion; air transportation (bad, small air ports); electricity problems
In Stage 3 of the demographic transition model but still has a high _______ _________
this is the key to control population growth because it leads to better jobs and better lives for women, as well as a lower infant mortality rate
the push factors that lead people to this city are: Work, on 2 rivers, population is 13-14 million
families still influence after this because money still needs to be sent back, they stay connected, must visit villages in harvest season
the _____ has problems with migration because of separation; father leaves family; moms have to keep up education; oldest boy has to take place of father
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