INDIA. MICHELLE XU, WENDY LI, ERIKA CHAN, MEGAN YUAN, SHARON CHOI. 8000 BCE - 600. Indus River Valley. Harappan Society: Agricultural society (water source from river flooding) Surplus population increasecities:Harappa and Mohenjo Daro
MICHELLE XU, WENDY LI, ERIKA CHAN, MEGAN YUAN, SHARON CHOI
-Islamic invaders defeat disorganized Hindus in North India.
-Beginning in 1206, Islam spreads to much of northern India for next 200 years. Non-Muslims who didn’t want to convert had to pay JIZYA.
North India - Muslim
South India - Hindu
1914 - Present
Establishment of democratic rule
“Green Revolution”- increased agricultural yields, but increased poverty