- 1 What is the most serious natural hazard in Bangladesh?
- 2 In which of the following countries of South Asia is Hinduism the majority religion?
- 3 What territory in South Asia is claimed by both India and Pakistan?
- 4 Which of the following is one of the main reasons that Pakistan has had a difficult time achieving economic growth?
- 5 Why is Bangladesh Vulnerable?
- 6 What is the name for India’s secluded or untouchable caste?
- 7 Was Malaysia a Hindu country?
- 8 Was Afghanistan a Hindu country?
- 9 Which religion is most in the world?
- 10 Which is the oldest country in South Asia?
- 11 Why is South Asia so poor?
- 12 Which country does not come under South Asia?
- 13 What threat to Dharavi’s housing exists?
- 14 What are Bustees?
- 15 How reliant on foreign labor is Qatar’s construction boom?
What is the most serious natural hazard in Bangladesh?
The most serious natural hazard in Bangladesh is volcanoes.
In which of the following countries of South Asia is Hinduism the majority religion?
Hinduism is the third largest religion in the world after Christianity and Islam. Presently, India and Nepal are the two Hindu majority countries. Most Hindus are found in Asian countries.
What territory in South Asia is claimed by both India and Pakistan?
Kashmir is divided between Pakistan, China, and India.
Which of the following is one of the main reasons that Pakistan has had a difficult time achieving economic growth?
Pakistan has had a difficult time achieving economic growth because it is burdened by high levels of defense spending. The Punjab is considered to be the breadbasket of Sri Lanka.
Why is Bangladesh Vulnerable?
Bangladesh is exceptionally vulnerable to climate change. Its low elevation, high population density and inadequate infrastructure all put the nation in harm’s way, along with an economy that is heavily reliant on farming.
What is the name for India’s secluded or untouchable caste?
The term dalits was in use as a translation for the British Raj census classification of Depressed Classes prior to 1935. It was popularised by the economist and reformer B. R. Ambedkar (1891–1956), who included all depressed people irrespective of their caste into the definition of Dalits.
Was Malaysia a Hindu country?
About 1.64 million of Indian ethnic group Malaysians (86%) are Hindus. About 0.14 million non-Indian ethnic group Malaysian people also profess being Hindus. By state or federal territory.
|State||Total Hindus population (2010 Census)||% of State Population|
Was Afghanistan a Hindu country?
Till the collapse of the Democratic Republic of Afghanistan, there were several thousand Hindus living in the country but today their number is only about 1,000. Most of the others immigrated to India, the European Union, North America or elsewhere. Afghan Hindus and Afghan Sikhs often share places of worship.
Which religion is most in the world?
Adherents in 2020
|Secular/ Nonreligious / Agnostic / Atheist||1.193 billion||15.58%|
Which is the oldest country in South Asia?
Nepal is the oldest sovereign country of South Asia.
Why is South Asia so poor?
According to Canuto (2013), higher poverty rates and the large share of the poor in South Asia are driven mainly by region-wide political unrest. In fact, political tension and civil wars are common in most South Asian countries, meaning such turmoil reduces the effectiveness of a country’s anti-poverty policies.
Which country does not come under South Asia?
Modern definitions of South Asia are consistent in including Afghanistan, India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Bhutan and Maldives as the constituent countries. Afghanistan is, however, considered by some to be a part of Central Asia, Western Asia, or the Middle East.
What threat to Dharavi’s housing exists?
What threat to Dharavi’s housing exists? Because Dharavi is an illegal settlement, housing built on land not owned by the builders could be torn down by the city of Mumbai. Which of the following exemplifies the ability of Dharavi’s inhabitants to create a viable and vibrant community despite their living conditions?
What are Bustees?
The term bustee is often used interchangeably with slum. Generally, a bustee is an inferior slum. There are at least 2,000 bustees in Kolkata city, and in the metropolitan area the total bustee population was estimated to be 3 million.
How reliant on foreign labor is Qatar’s construction boom?
how reliant on foreign labor is qatar’s construction boom? qatar’s construction boom relies on a labor force that overwhelmingly is foreign -born. an estimated 94% of qatar’s labor force is foreign -born, coming primarily from india, nepal, and the philippines. You just studied 20 terms!