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Old 02-07-2015, 03:53 PM
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Location: Ontario
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I'll do a few:

1. In what country is the province of Hainot?

2. Dili is the capital of what country?

3. Where is the city of puyallup?

4. Where is the city of Bijeljina?

5. Where are the mountains known as the Siskiyous?

6. Lake Titicaca is located in: Asia, South America, Africa or Australia?

7. The Trinity Alps are located in Central Europe. True or False?

8. (This is mainly for Americans but if anyone else knows, feel free to take a guess.) Which US state has parishes rather than counties?

9. Where is Oaxaca?

10. Porto-Novo is the capital of what country?
1. ?
2. ?
3. Washington state USA
4. Slovenia?
5. northern California near Oregon border
6. south america
7. False (USA)
8. Louisiana
9. Mexico
10. ?
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Old 02-07-2015, 05:00 PM
 
Location: Cambridge, MA/London, UK
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1. In what country is the province of Hainot? France

2. Dili is the capital of what country? No idea

3. Where is the city of puyallup? No idea

4. Where is the city of Bijeljina? Bosnia

5. Where are the mountains known as the Siskiyous? California

6. Lake Titicaca is located in: Asia, South America, Africa or Australia? South America

7. The Trinity Alps are located in Central Europe. True or False? False

8. (This is mainly for Americans but if anyone else knows, feel free to take a guess.) Which US state has parishes rather than counties? Louisiana

9. Where is Oaxaca? Mexico

10. Porto-Novo is the capital of what country? I'm guessing a Portuguese African colony, maybe São Tomé?

Alot of guesses, good one!
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Old 02-07-2015, 06:52 PM
 
Location: Sydney, Australia
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1. Where is Kamchatka ? Sounds like somewhere in Russia.

2. Maseru is the capitol city of which country? I swear I've known that - I remember it was in Africa.

3. Where is the city called Tallahassee ? Another one I heard! The USA...

4. Name the Capitol City of New Guinea? Port Moresby

5. The state of Andorra is an Island in the pacific ocean ,True or False? False. Isn't it next to Spain?

6.The official residence and the office of the British Prime Minister address is .....Don't really know.

7. The city of Tabriz in the East Azarbaijan Province is in
A.
B.
C.
D. Iran
E.


8. Abidjan is the largest city of which country? Sounds like an East African city...

9. Kathmandu is a city of a territory called .....? I know it's in India (or Nepal?).

10. Pondicherry is a city of which country ?
A.
B.
C.
D. None of the above

11. Valparaiso is a city of which country?
A.
B.
C. Chile
D.

12. Where is the city called Lansing ? China?
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Old 02-08-2015, 12:34 AM
 
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Ready for the World quiz?
Do not Google !


1. Where is Kamchatka ? It's the big peninsula in far eastern Russia

2. Maseru is the capitol city of which country? Micronesia? I'm not sure but I'm 90% positive it's an Island nation well maybe not...

3. Where is the city called Tallahassee ? Florida

4. Name the Capitol City of New Guinea Port Moresby

5. The state of Andorra is an Island in the pacific ocean ,True or False? False

6.The official residence and the office of the British Prime Minister address is .....#10 Downing Street

7. The city of Tabriz in the East Azarbaijan Province is in iran
A. Iraq
B. Syria
C. Pakistan
D. Iran
E. None of the above


8. Abidjan is the largest city of which country? Ivory Coast

9. Kathmandu is a city of a territory called .....? Nepal

10. Pondicherry is a city of which country ? India
A. France
B. India
C. Vietnam
D. None of the above

11. Valparaiso is a city of which country? Chile
A. Brazil
B. Italy
C. Chile
D. None of the above

12. Where is the city called Lansing ?
Michigan...
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Old 02-08-2015, 01:27 AM
 
Location: Eindhoven, Netherlands
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12. Where is the city called Lansing ? China?
Got confused with Lanzhou?
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Old 02-08-2015, 06:37 AM
 
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Baha, at least I didn't look on Google, or cheat on others from the thread...
Quite honest !

It is great though because you got more than 10%.
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Old 02-08-2015, 06:51 AM
 
Location: Portsmouth, UK/Swanage, UK
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Quite honest !

It is great though because you got more than 10%.
Really? Other than the "where does the PM live" question - I thought I got them all wrong!
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Old 02-08-2015, 07:35 AM
 
Location: Melbourne, Australia
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1. In what country is the province of Hainot? Belgium

2. Dili is the capital of what country? East Timor

3. Where is the city of Puyallup? somewhere in the US

4. Where is the city of Bijeljina? Slovenia

5. Where are the mountains known as the Siskiyous? Canada

6. Lake Titicaca is located in: Asia, South America, Africa or Australia? South America

7. The Trinity Alps are located in Central Europe. True or False? True

8. (This is mainly for Americans but if anyone else knows, feel free to take a guess.) Which US state has parishes rather than counties? Louisiana

9. Where is Oaxaca? Mexico

10. Porto-Novo is the capital of what country? St Kitts/Nevis

I probably flunked this
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Old 02-08-2015, 09:23 AM
 
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I'll do a few:

1. In what country is the province of Hainot?

2. Dili is the capital of what country?

3. Where is the city of puyallup?

4. Where is the city of Bijeljina?

5. Where are the mountains known as the Siskiyous?

6. Lake Titicaca is located in: Asia, South America, Africa or Australia?

7. The Trinity Alps are located in Central Europe. True or False?

8. (This is mainly for Americans but if anyone else knows, feel free to take a guess.) Which US state has parishes rather than counties?

9. Where is Oaxaca?

10. Porto-Novo is the capital of what country?
1. China
2. Central African Republic
3. Washington
4. Serbia
5. Europe
6. South America
7. false
8. Louisiana
9. Mexico
10. Angola

Much harder than the first set.
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Old 02-08-2015, 09:30 AM
 
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Just checked wikipedia to check my score, and Hainot is not a province anywhere. Wikipedia's autocorrect on the English site anyways tries to change the word to Ha now or some such if you type it in the search window. Yahoo reveals that this is likely a misspelling of a real place though.
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