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How well do you know India? Take the quiz.

The Taj Mahal (Melanie Stetson Freeman/Staff)

India is the world's largest democracy, the birthplace of four world religions, and the crossroads of South Asia. The region was home to some of the world's earliest civilizations and its history includes ancient kingdoms, vast empires, European colonialism, and modern reinvention. How much do you know about India? 

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1. Which city, India's most populous, is shown on this map?

Mumbai, home to approximately 12.5 million people, according to the 2011 Census of India. It's the largest city in India and the wealthiest. It's also the fourth-largest city (defined by city limits, not metropolitan area) in the world, according to Wikipedia.

Mumbai, home to approximately 12.5 million people, according to the 2011 Census of India. It's the largest city in India and the wealthiest. It's also the fourth-largest city (defined by city limits, not metropolitan area) in the world, according to Wikipedia.

Mumbai, home to approximately 12.5 million people, according to the 2011 Census of India. It's the largest city in India and the wealthiest. It's also the fourth-largest city (defined by city limits, not metropolitan area) in the world, according to Wikipedia.

Mumbai, home to approximately 12.5 million people, according to the 2011 Census of India. It's the largest city in India and the wealthiest. It's also the fourth-largest city (defined by city limits, not metropolitan area) in the world, according to Wikipedia.

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Mumbai

 

Delhi

 

Kolkata

 

Surat

 
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