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The highest peak in the Himalayas and the tallest mountain on Earth.

Mount Everst

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a region in India thought witch the Gages and Brahmaputra Rivers flow.

Indo-Ganges Plain

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the land surrounding Indus River in the Pakistan.

Indus River valley

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the site of one of the civilizations in South Asia.

Harappa

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a dry, high region south of Indo-Gages Plain.

Deccan Plateau

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rolling mountains west of the Deccan Plateau in Southern India.

Western Ghats

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rolling mountains east of the Deccan Plateau in Southern India.

Eastern Ghats

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a large area of land that is separated from other countries by water and land .

Subcontinent

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Rainy season in monsoon climets in winch winds blow from the south west for six months.

Monsoon Season

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The possess of growing mainly for self-consumption.

subsistence farming