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37 terms
South Asia
Ghandi
Dalai Lama
Himalayan mountains
Deccan Plateau
leader of non-violence independence movement in India
spiritual leader of Buddhist community and president of Tibet…
Highest mountain range in the world, seperates India from China
Landform that makes up most of southern India
Ghandi
leader of non-violence independence movement in India
Dalai Lama
spiritual leader of Buddhist community and president of Tibet…
8 terms
South Asia
Atoll
Archipelago
Mandalas
Caste System
Ring shaped chain of islands
A group of islands
The symbol of the universe/provides for an aid in meditation
A class structure determined by the circumstances you where b…
Atoll
Ring shaped chain of islands
Archipelago
A group of islands
14 terms
South Asia
atoll
Himalayas
monsoon
rangoli
a circular-shaped island made of coral
These mountains separate India from China and are the tallest…
seasonal wind patterns that bring heavy rains for several mon…
decorative designs and religious symbols usually made of colo…
atoll
a circular-shaped island made of coral
Himalayas
These mountains separate India from China and are the tallest…
9 terms
South Asia
Buddhism
Diwali
Earthquake
Green Revolution
a nontheistic religion from northern India that is based on t…
Hindu festival of lights that celebrates the last harvest of…
a sudden and violent shaking of the ground, sometimes causing…
Refers to the use of high-yielding grains that increased food…
Buddhism
a nontheistic religion from northern India that is based on t…
Diwali
Hindu festival of lights that celebrates the last harvest of…
7 terms
South Asia
Bangladesh
Bhutan
India
Maldives
Bangladesh
Bhutan
30 terms
South Asia
South Asia
Himalaya
Mt. Everest
Indus, Ganges, Brahmaputra
continental region
towering mountain range
world's tallest mountain peak
major rivers
South Asia
continental region
Himalaya
towering mountain range
7 terms
South Asia
Pakistan
India
Nepal
Bhutan
Islamabad
New Delhi
Kathmandu
Thimphu
Pakistan
Islamabad
India
New Delhi
South Asia
Monsoons
Ganges
Everest
Indus
A seasonal wind pattern that causes wet and dry seasons.
A river in India that is considered sacred to the Hindus.
World's highest mountain peak.
A river in Pakistan that supported the Harappan civilization…
Monsoons
A seasonal wind pattern that causes wet and dry seasons.
Ganges
A river in India that is considered sacred to the Hindus.
13 terms
South Asia
India
Pakistan
Nepal
Bangladesh
India
Pakistan
8 terms
South Asia
monsoon
nomadic
rugged terrain
subcontinent
wind that changes directions with the change of season
moving homes from place to place
bumpy, hilly land
large land mass part of a continent
monsoon
wind that changes directions with the change of season
nomadic
moving homes from place to place
43 terms
South Asia
India does not want to slow down its e…
Air pollution is the 5th largest kille…
Summer monsoons come from the southwes…
Winter monsoons come from the northeas…
For what economic reason does the government not want to remo…
How has air pollution impacted people's health in India?
What type of weather do summer monsoons bring to the region?
What type of weather do winter monsoons bring to the region?
India does not want to slow down its e…
For what economic reason does the government not want to remo…
Air pollution is the 5th largest kille…
How has air pollution impacted people's health in India?
9 terms
South Asia
Cultural diffusion
Migration
Kashmir
Himalayas
Spreading culture
Moving to another place
Area in India where they fight for water and religion
Highest mountain range in the world, created by tectonic plates
Cultural diffusion
Spreading culture
Migration
Moving to another place
20 terms
South Asia
subcontinent
monsoon
cyclone
tsunami
a large landmass that is part of a continent but still distin…
in Asia, a seasonal wind that brings warm, moist air from the…
a storm with heavy rains and high winds that blow in a circul…
originally a Japanese term, is a huge seas wave caused by an…
subcontinent
a large landmass that is part of a continent but still distin…
monsoon
in Asia, a seasonal wind that brings warm, moist air from the…
30 terms
South Asia
aquifer
arable
caste system
civil disobedience
a layer of rock beneath Earth that contains water
good for farming
a social structure in India composed of four main levels
the nonviolent disobeying of laws
aquifer
a layer of rock beneath Earth that contains water
arable
good for farming
21 terms
South Asia
Brahmaputra River
Ganges River
Bay of Bengal
Arabian Sea
Brahmaputra River
Ganges River
15 terms
South Asia
Indian Ocean
Arabian Sea
Bay of Bengal
Ganges River
South of Bangladesh
Starts in Himalayas and ends in Bangladesh
Indian Ocean
Arabian Sea
23 terms
South Asia
Subcontinent
Monsoons
Sanskrit
Sikhism
very large landmass that is smaller than a continent, such as…
a wind system in which winds reverse direction and cause seas…
ancient language from which Hindi developed
a religion with origins in India that combines the Muslim bel…
Subcontinent
very large landmass that is smaller than a continent, such as…
Monsoons
a wind system in which winds reverse direction and cause seas…
180 terms
South Asia
True or False:... Asia is a subcontinent.
A large landmass, but not as large as…
Formed when India collided with Asia.
Means "House of Snow".
True
subcontinent
Himalayas
Himalayas
True or False:... Asia is a subcontinent.
True
A large landmass, but not as large as…
subcontinent
8 terms
South Asia
Pakistan
India
Nepal
Bhutan
Pakistan
India
28 terms
South Asia
New Delhi
Islamabad
Kabul
Indian Ocean
India
Pakistan
Afghanistan
Ocean nearest South Asia
New Delhi
India
Islamabad
Pakistan
25 terms
South Asia
subcontinent
atoll
lagoon
monsoon
large landmass that is part of a continent
circular shaped islands made of coral
shallow body of water in the center of an atoll
seasonal winds that blow steadily from the same direction for…
subcontinent
large landmass that is part of a continent
atoll
circular shaped islands made of coral
20 terms
South Asia
Monsoon
Himalaya
Ghats
Subcontinent
A pattern of seasonal winds that bring dry weather from the n…
The world's highest mountain range, forming the northern bord…
Highlands near the coastal edges of the Deccan plateau.
A large landmass that juts out from a continent
Monsoon
A pattern of seasonal winds that bring dry weather from the n…
Himalaya
The world's highest mountain range, forming the northern bord…
8 terms
South Asia
India
Pakistan
Nepal
Afghanistan
New Delhi
Islamabad
Kathmandu
Kabul
India
New Delhi
Pakistan
Islamabad
8 terms
South Asia
India
Afghanistan
Pakistan
Bhutan
India
Afghanistan
10 terms
South Asia
deity
famine
monsoon
conservation
a god or goddess, according to religious beliefs
times when people starve because of lack of food
seasonal winds that bring powerful rainfall
protecting the environment
deity
a god or goddess, according to religious beliefs
famine
times when people starve because of lack of food
13 terms
South Asia
subcontinent
monsoon
cyclone
caste system
a large landmass that is part of a continent but still distin…
seasonal winds that bring warm, moist air from the oceans in…
a storm with heavy rains and winds that blow in a circular pa…
a social position into which a person in born
subcontinent
a large landmass that is part of a continent but still distin…
monsoon
seasonal winds that bring warm, moist air from the oceans in…
15 terms
South Asia
Subcontinent
Delta
Monsoons
Precipitation
A large landmass that juts out from a continent; example - In…
A low triangular area where a river divides before entering a…
seasonal wind patterns that cause wet and dry seasons; heavy…
Any form of water that falls from clouds and reaches Earth's…
Subcontinent
A large landmass that juts out from a continent; example - In…
Delta
A low triangular area where a river divides before entering a…
26 terms
South Asia
Partitioned
Flood Plains
Secular Democracy
Bollywood
Concerns about religion lead to India being, ________________…
Flat land located along rivers
Government not based on religion
India Film Industry
Partitioned
Concerns about religion lead to India being, ________________…
Flood Plains
Flat land located along rivers
25 terms
South Asia
Formation of the Himalayan Mountains
Monsoons and their benefits
Delta
Rain Shadow
The collisions of the Indian Subcontinent and Asia
*seasonal winds... *heavy rains... *growing crops(farming)
A landform made of sediment that is deposited where a river f…
An area on the side of a mountain away from the wind that rec…
Formation of the Himalayan Mountains
The collisions of the Indian Subcontinent and Asia
Monsoons and their benefits
*seasonal winds... *heavy rains... *growing crops(farming)
20 terms
South Asia
Gandhi
Pakistan History
Himalayas
India
Peaceful movement to win Independence fro Brittain
Once part of India, created for Muslims
The Himalayas give India enough water for their crops with ri…
Deccan Plateau is located here
Gandhi
Peaceful movement to win Independence fro Brittain
Pakistan History
Once part of India, created for Muslims
11 terms
south asia
India
Pakistan
Afghanistan
Nepal
India
Pakistan
34 terms
South Asia
Himalaya Mountains
subcontinent
alluvial plain
archipelago
A mountain range in South Asia that includes Mount Everest, t…
A landmass that is like a continent, only smaller, such as So…
land that is rich farmland, composed of clay, silt, sand, or…
A set if closely grouped islands. May be found isolated in bo…
Himalaya Mountains
A mountain range in South Asia that includes Mount Everest, t…
subcontinent
A landmass that is like a continent, only smaller, such as So…
8 terms
South Asia
Afghanistan
Pakistan
India
Nepal
Kabul
Islamabad
Delhi
Kathmandu
Afghanistan
Kabul
Pakistan
Islamabad
24 terms
South Asia
Pakistan
India
Nepal
Bhutan
Islamabad
New Delhi
Kathmandu
Thimphu
Pakistan
Islamabad
India
New Delhi
41 terms
South Asia
The idea that every action brings cert…
Hindus believe in this set of rules
Final resting place of the soul in Hin…
Pride in one's country
Karma
Dharma
Moksha
Nationalism
The idea that every action brings cert…
Karma
Hindus believe in this set of rules
Dharma
21 terms
South Asia
The Vedas are the holy writings of
Achieving nirvana is a goal of
The East India Company, which took con…
Muslims are the largest religious grou…
Hinduism
Buddhism
British
Bangladesh
The Vedas are the holy writings of
Hinduism
Achieving nirvana is a goal of
Buddhism
29 terms
South Asia vocab
subcontinent
delta
atoll
lagoon
a large landmass that is part of a larger continent. India is…
an area of soil deposited at the mouth of a river
circular shaped islands made of coral
A shallow body of water in the center of an atoll
subcontinent
a large landmass that is part of a larger continent. India is…
delta
an area of soil deposited at the mouth of a river
South Asia
Pakistan
India
Nepal
Bhutan
Pakistan
India
8 terms
South Asia
Kabul
Islamabad
Colombo/Jayawardenepura Kotte
Male
Afghanistan
Pakistan
Sri Lanka
Maldives
Kabul
Afghanistan
Islamabad
Pakistan
13 terms
South Asia and East Asia
India
Pakistan
Afghanistan
Bhutan
India
Pakistan
6 terms
South Asia
India- New Delhi
Pakistan- Islamabad
Nepal- Kathmandu
Bhutan- Thimphu
country- capital
country- capital
country- capital
country- capital
India- New Delhi
country- capital
Pakistan- Islamabad
country- capital
South Asia
Afghanistan
Sri Lanka
Nepal
Bangladesh
Afghanistan
Sri Lanka
18 terms
South Asia
Mount Everest
India
Bhutan
Pakistan
Mount Everest
India
10 terms
South Asia
Subcontinent
Himalayas
Mount Everest
Deccan Plateau
A large landmass that is part of a continent but is considere…
The highest mountains in the world, which stretch along north…
The world's tallest mountain, located in the Himalayas
A high area of land at the center of the Indian subcontinent
Subcontinent
A large landmass that is part of a continent but is considere…
Himalayas
The highest mountains in the world, which stretch along north…
8 terms
South Asia
afghanistan
pakistan
india
nepal
afghanistan
pakistan
8 terms
South Asia
Kabul
Dhaka
Thimphu
New Delhi
Afghanistan
Bangladesh
Bhutan
India
Kabul
Afghanistan
Dhaka
Bangladesh
15 terms
South Asia
Afghanistan
Pakistan
India
Maldives
Kabul
Islamabad
New Delhi
Malé
Afghanistan
Kabul
Pakistan
Islamabad
16 terms
South Asia
Subcontinent
Delta
Atoll
Monsoon
A large landmass that is part of a continent
An area where sand silt clay or gravel Is dropped at the mout…
A circular shaped island made of coral
A seasonal wind that blows steadily from the same direction f…
Subcontinent
A large landmass that is part of a continent
Delta
An area where sand silt clay or gravel Is dropped at the mout…
12 terms
South Asia
Arabian Sea
Afganistan
Bay of Bengal
Bhutan
Arabian Sea
Afganistan
17 terms
South Asia
Indus River Valley
Cultural hearth
Caste System
Hinduism
A valley and early civilization along the Indus River.
A place where civilization began and spread.
A Hindu social class system that controlled every aspect of d…
A religion native to India, featuring belief in many gods and…
Indus River Valley
A valley and early civilization along the Indus River.
Cultural hearth
A place where civilization began and spread.
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