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Old 11-12-2013, 06:27 PM
 
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The only tricky ones are Guinea-Bissau/Guinea, Sierra Leone/Liberia, Togo/Benin, Rwanda/Burundi and Lesotho/Swaziland.

Libya/Algeria can be confusing too
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Old 11-13-2013, 03:36 AM
 
Location: Eindhoven, Netherlands
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Libya/Algeria can be confusing too
Not if you know Algeria is the one next to Morocco and Libya the one next to Egypt.
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Old 11-13-2013, 11:41 AM
 
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There's some small islands that's some Do not know
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Old 11-18-2013, 05:51 AM
 
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Libya/Algeria can be confusing too
It's easy. Just remember that Algiers is closer to Madrid and Lisbon than Lisbon and Madrid are closer to Paris lol
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Old 11-19-2013, 12:43 AM
 
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Nope...all the small Western African countries seem random to me...lol

I remember I could when I was 11..
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Old 11-19-2013, 07:22 AM
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People should make print screens of their results (to make one press and hold the Fn key and then click on PrtSc key, then open Paint and paste, save and upload to an image hosting site), because anyone can claim to name all of them even if its not true.

Here's my result:

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Old 11-19-2013, 11:57 AM
 
Location: Somewhere below Mason/Dixon
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This is a good way to brush up on rusty skills, that site has maps of Europe, Asia, Latin America, US states too. The western African nations are the ones I am messing up. Getting 80 percent, but I wont quit now until I have 100. I am ashamed of myself for not knowing every one of them. I guess I am one of those geographically ignorant Americans.
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Old 11-20-2013, 01:07 AM
 
Location: Eindhoven, Netherlands
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Old 11-21-2013, 12:58 PM
 
Location: The Magnolia City
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We had to know each nation by memory, in middle school. Too scared to take that test now.
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Old 11-21-2013, 07:27 PM
 
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I don't know how important it is, to know all the african countries on the map ?? maybe for someone who happen to travel extensively or studying the subject.
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