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What Do You Know About Chechnya and Dagestan?

In this image released by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) on April 19, 2013, Dzhokar Tsarnaev, 19-years-old, a suspect in the Boston Marathon bombing is seen.
Dzhokhar knows a lot more than you do. Photo: Handout/FBI

If you’re like most people, the last time you thought about Chechnya or Dagestan prior to a few days ago was approximately never years ago. But the suspects in the Boston bombings are ethnic Chechens who have lived in and traveled to Dagestan, and whose parents continue to live there, so now you really should know some things. Take this quiz and find out how well-versed you are on the absolute basics.