Rio may be the biggest city in Brazil -- and actually served as the capital city from 1763 to around 1960 -- but it's Brasilia that serves as the country's capital today. Brasilia is also the richest city in Brazil, based on GDP per capita. It's known for being a well-planned modern city and has been celebrated by UNESCO for its brilliant modernist architecture.
Can You Identify the US Capital City from Its Capitol Building?
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