How well do you know Indian politics? High school history text books often include political cartoons students must interpret to demonstrate their understanding of the period in question. When I saw the following political cartoon, published in Outlook India earlier this week, it occurred to me that modern political cartoons can be just as useful a test.
|Krish Ashok. “Homo Sapiens Middleclassus Indicus.” Outlook India. 1 April 2013.|
Give yourself one point for every ‘sub-species’ reference you recognize without using Google.
My score was 5/6; the “Antimandalus” caricature is the only one where I failed to catch the reference. Google did help with that.