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1

Sir Syed Ahmad Khan's ideas pushed for modernism in India called the....

Aligarh Movement

2

Who did Sir Syed Ahmad Khan stay loyal to during the rebellion of 1857?

British

3

Sir Syed Ahmad Khan published a work that listed what?

the names of every Muslim in North India who remained loyal to the British

4

What university did Sir Syed Ahmad Khan start in 1875?

Mohammadan Anglo-Oriental College

5

What is the Mohammadan Anglo-Oriental College called today?

Aligarh Muslim University

6

Which two universities is the Aligarh Muslim University modeled after?

Oxford and Cambridge

7

This theory states that if India was not under British rule all the profit and wealth would have stayed in India

Drain of Wealth Theory

8

Who presented the Drain of Wealth Theory?

Dada-bhai Naotoji (1835-1917)

9

Dada-bhai Naotoji was the first Indian elected to what?

British parliament in 1888

10

Which four organizations formed the Indian National Congress?

a. Puna Sarvajanik Sabh (1870)
b. Indian Association in Bengal (1876)
c. Madras Mahajana Sabha (1884)
d. Bombay Presidency Association (1885)

11

Were the early members of the Indian National Congress elected by Indian people or self elected?

self elected

12

Who did the Indian National Congress work with?

British

13

What did the Indian National Congress call for in reforms?

land revenue system

14

How did the Indian National Congress feel about the land revenue system?

impoverished the Indian population with famine and exploitation

15

The terms Hindu and Muslims often represent more than religious identity, they also represent...

race, family lineage, and political identity

16

Describe the social changes of Bal Gangadhar Tilak

a. After the mutiny of 1857 who tried to create a radical political group based on Hindu symbols and festivals as a uniting factor
b. Championed swaraj or self-rule
c. Started the Ganapati Festival to celebrate the Hindu god Ganesh
d. Portrayed Muslims in negative light; rulers of the Mughal Empire
e. promoted only buying swadeshi; only goods made in India

17

Who set out to change the misunderstanding between the British and Indian Muslims?

Sir Syed Ahmad Khan (1817-1898)