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2. INC

  • British led government to try and abolish any chance of self government for Indians
  • political organisation in India originally dominated by high caste Hindu at the forefront of the nationalist movement
  • set up by Indian muslims to support the Sultan of Turkey who was regarded by many Muslims as their Caliph or spiritual leader

3. Viceroy

  • governor of India
  • division
  • The lowest caste

4. ashram

  • a religious retreat or community gathering around a guru (Ghandi)
  • a kind of general strike involving a total shut down of work places shops courts of law as a form of civil disobedience
  • soldier in the British Indian army

5. satyagraha

  • division
  • set up ghandi non violent non cooperation active way of resisting the Raj
  • self rule

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A very useful quiz to help you learn the complicated terminology that is associated with Indian history.

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