Explain the significance of the following:
1. "Cripps Offer"
2. Amritsar Massacre
3. satyagraha
4. Muslim League
5. Lucknow Pact
6. Bangladesh
7. Grameen Bank
8. National Congress Party
Organize the events chronologically. Click the Key for the answer. Click here for list of events with their dates in proper order.
1. Founding of the Indian National Congress
A. 1947 (5th)
2. "Noncooperation movement"
B. 1905 (2nd)
3. Amritsar Massacre
C. 1885 (1st)
4. Indian independence granted
D. 1966 (7th)
5. Founding of Muslim League
E. 1919 (3rd)
6. Storming of the Golden Temple
F. 1920 (4th)
7. Indira Gandhi becomes prime minister
G. 1975 (9th)
8. Secession of East Pakistan
H. 1984 (10th)
9. India-China border war
I. 1962 (6th)
10. Beginning of Indira Gandhi's "emergency"
J. 1971 (8th)
Identify the leader and make a statement about his/her role.
1. Lord Curzon
2. Mohammad Ali Jinnah
3. Aung San Suu Kyi
4. Allan O. Hume
5. Rajiv Gandhi
6. Zulfikar Ali Bhutto
7. Muhammad Zia ul-Haq
8. Brigadier General Dyer
9. Mohandas Gandhi
10. Benazir Bhutto
11. Jawaharlal Nehru

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