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1

What are the six national symbols of India? (think plants and animals)

1. Sarnath Lion
2. Bengal Tiger
3. Peacock
4. Lotus
5. Mango
6. Banyan Tree

2

What colours make the Indian flag?

Top: Orange stripe
Middle: White stripe
Bottom: Green stripe

3

What is added to many dishes eaten by Indian people in India

Spices

4

What is a popular dessert eaten at the end of a meal in India?

Fruit

5

How do indian people eat?

with their hands

6

What is Hdika?

a festival that celebrates the return of spring in a colorful way

7

On the second day of Sikh festivals, animals are

decorated with flowers and painted

8

When the prime minister of india gives a speech, he also raises the flag on

the famous red fort

9

A very long poem called Ramayana is recited for 10 days during the festival called

Dussehra

10

What food do muslims never eat?

port

11

What kind of travel is cheapest in india?

walking

12

What is the most popular transportation in india?

bus

13

What prevents traffic in India's city streets from moving freely?

Free-roaming cows

14

How do indian people travel from village to village out in the country?

Rixshas and carts

15

What is the safest way to travel in india?

railway

16

What two types of work are common in india?

fishing, dying cloth

17

What types of seafood are fished for in india?

shrimp, frogs, lobster, shark

18

What are the names of 4 products made in india

tires, rubber, boots and clothing

19

which industry has grown quite large and is very popular with indian people

Bollywood

20

Winter in India is between which months?

December to March

21

Summer season in india is what months?

April to June

22

Monsoon season in India is what months?

July to september

23

Autumn season in india is

October to November

24

an instrument with many strings and made out of wood is called a

sitar

25

An instrument with three or four main strings and 40 vibrating strings made out of wood is called a

sarangi

26

a wind instrument that makes a steady sound is called

Shehrai