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Old 02-21-2013, 12:31 AM
 
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Thought this would be interesting.

Here are some (10) of North America's biggest metro/urban areas:







Reps to the first person to name these
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Old 02-21-2013, 03:45 AM
 
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(From left to right) DC, Miami, Toronto, Philly, Dallas, Houston, LA, Chicago, and NYC. I don't recognize that last one to the left.
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Old 02-21-2013, 07:29 AM
 
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(From left to right) DC, Miami, Toronto, Philly, Dallas, Houston, LA, Chicago, and NYC. I don't recognize that last one to the left.
Looks right to me - that unidentified one is tough - no water or distinguishing characteristics. . .idk, phoenix?
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Old 02-21-2013, 07:39 AM
 
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Looks right to me - that unidentified one is tough - no water or distinguishing characteristics. . .idk, phoenix?
The mountain ranges off to the sides seem a little too green to be Arizona. My other guess is San Antonio, but those mountainous features seem to large to be in Texas.

It could possibly be Mexico City if Mexico is included as North America ...otherwise, I have no clue.
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Old 02-21-2013, 07:58 AM
 
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The mountain ranges off to the sides seem a little too green to be Arizona. My other guess is San Antonio, but those mountainous features seem to large to be in Texas.

It could possibly be Mexico City if Mexico is included as North America ...otherwise, I have no clue.
Good call on Mexico city - I bet that's what it is.
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Old 02-21-2013, 03:37 PM
 
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(From left to right) DC, Miami, Toronto, Philly, Dallas, Houston, LA, Chicago, and NYC. I don't recognize that last one to the left.
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The mountain ranges off to the sides seem a little too green to be Arizona. My other guess is San Antonio, but those mountainous features seem to large to be in Texas.

It could possibly be Mexico City if Mexico is included as North America ...otherwise, I have no clue.
Correct!


Here's the next one:



(Hint: One is in Europe and one is in South America)

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Old 02-21-2013, 05:22 PM
 
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1 Rio
3 Istanbul
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Old 02-21-2013, 07:17 PM
 
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1 Rio
3 Istanbul
Yep. The middle one is a Western Europe capital city that had a devastating earthquake in 1755.
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Old 02-21-2013, 07:22 PM
 
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Yep. The middle one is a Western Europe capital city that had a devastating earthquake in 1755.
Well I guess Lisbon then...serves me right for not being more worldly
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Rio and Istanbul are tiny considering their population.
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