India By: Mackenzie, Lexi, and Maddie
History and Government
India's history dates back more than 4,500 years. India's fight for independence against the Brisish was lead by Mohandas K. Gahndi. In conclusion, India is the world's largest democracy.
One of the most significant characteristics of India's population is its size. Over 1.1 billion people-more than 15 percent of the world's population-live in the country. Besides being large, India's population is alos ethinically diverse.
Children are supposed to go to school until they are 14. Most people are Hindu and Sikh. Indians drive on the left side of the road. They enjoy Bollywood films. Most indians are vegetarian.
Nearly 400 languages are spoken in India. The 2 languages the goverment use are English and Hindi. The sport they mostly play is Cricket.