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  #1 Old 13-02-2008 Default Lets try the world geography quiz!

There are one quiz that i like to with all of us. Lets try it and see how good your geography knowledge is!

1)When sailing through the Straits of Magellan you will see glaciers and dense forests. You might also see humpback whales and elephant seals. Where are the Straits of Magellan?

A) At the southern tip of Africa
B) At the southern tip of South America
C) Between Alaska and Russia
D) Between the Rock of Gibraltar and northern Africa

2)Which was the last continent to be discovered by Europeans?

A) Antarctica
B) Greenland
C) Oceania/Australia
D) South America



3)A map of the "New World" produced in 1507 had the name "America" on it. What was the source of the name?

A) The Carib Indian word for "prosperity"
B) The Crown Prince of Spain?s favorite horse
C) Columbus?s daughter
D) An Italian explorer

4)Which is the world?s smallest ocean?

A) Antarctic
B) Arctic
C) Atlantic
D) Indian

5)In 1972, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) established the World Heritage List to help protect important sites embodying the world?s cultural and natural heritage. What is the largest World Heritage Area?

A) The Great Barrier Reef (Australia)
B) Ja? National Park (Brazil)
C) Three Parallel Rivers of Yunnan Protected Areas (China)
D) The Virgin Komi Forest (Russia)

6)Which is the only European colonial power still to control part of mainland South America?

A) Britain
B) France
C) Portugal
D) Spain

7)Europe and Asia are usually regarded as separate continents, despite forming a single landmass. Under this view, the world is divided into seven continents. When listed in order from largest to smallest, the first four are Asia, Africa, North America and South America. Which of the following correctly completes the list?

A) Antarctica, Europe, Oceania/Australia
B) Antarctica, Oceania/Australia, Europe
C) Europe, Antarctica, Oceania/Australia
D) Europe, Oceania/Australia, Antarctica


Answer all the quiz quickly . i will give the answer tomorrow. do try it first...
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  #2 Old 14-02-2008 Default

Is there a prize, lol!
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  #3 Old 14-02-2008 Default

Now is the time to give u all the correct answer.. see whether u r the geography-savvy by doing all correctly ..

1)b 2)a 3)d 4)b 5)a 6)b 7)a

Good luck..
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  #4 Old 15-02-2008 Default

Try this game
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  #5 Old 15-02-2008 Default

Just tried the game, pretty nice...

I managed to finish until level 4 only, anyone?
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  #6 Old 15-02-2008 Default

real cool game!!! i got until lvl 6.. den all de wierd countries come out.. haha
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  #7 Old 15-02-2008 Default

btw... traveller iq was 90..
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  #8 Old 15-02-2008 Default

YAY!!!! level 11!!!!
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  #9 Old 15-02-2008 Default

Sign.. the best level i could achieve is only level 8!
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  #10 Old 16-02-2008 Default

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YAY!!!! level 11!!!!
Haha, at level 11, it's those weird places (Irkursk??? wth) in Russia that really kill the game.
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