Busy. Please wait.
Log in using Clever

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
Sign up using Clever

Username is available taken
show password

Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
Your email address is only used to allow you to reset your password. See our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Didn't know it?
click below
Knew it?
click below
Don't know
Remaining cards (0)
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

South Asia Vocab

Vocab for S. Asia Unit

famine an extreme shortage of food
pre-selected chosen in advance
passive resistance against authority in a nonviolent way; especially a refusal to cooperate with legal requirements
nonviolent not using violence
civil disobedience the use of nonviolent protests to challenge a government or its laws
barrier fence or other obstacle that prevents access
parliamentary relating to, enacted by, or suitable for a parliament
Indian National Congress Party oldest and largest democratically run political party in the world
doctrine a belief or set of beliefs held and taught by a church, political party, or other group
instability lack of stability; state of being unstable
Mohandas Gandhi Prominent leader of the Indian independence movement in India
irrigation artificially watering land and soil to assist in the growing of crops
innovation a new method or idea
Green Revolution research, development, and technology transfer initiatives that increased agricultural production worldwide between 1930 and 1960
Raj period of time in which Great Britain controlled India as a part of the British Empire
reincarnation the Hindu belief that after a person dies, his or her soul is reborn into another body
boycott to refuse to buy items from a particular country or company
outsourcing hiring workers in other countries to do a set of jobs
Created by: joshua.mitchell



Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!
"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards