What are the famous geoglyphs located on a southern Peruvian desert plateau named?

Nazca Lines
πŸ™‚ You’re correct! The Nazca Lines were etched between 500 BCE and 500 CE.
Lima Lines
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Huaca Pucllana
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Machu Picchu
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Cordillera Blanca
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In which country have some of Pablo Escobar’s hippos escaped?

Venezuela
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Mexico
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Ecuador
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Brazil
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As of 2017, which of these was not in the top ten list of countries with the highest income per capita?

Canada
πŸ™‚ You’re correct! Canada was ranked 16th that year in gross national income per capita.
Switzerland
Oops — try again! Switzerland was number 1.
Norway
No, Norway was number 2.
Qatar
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Iceland
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Denmark
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Luxembourg
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Can you determine which language is shown below?

German
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Spanish
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Norwegian
No…
Dutch
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Russian
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Which language is this?

Text2

Swedish
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German
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Danish
No…
Dutch
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Finnish
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Which language is shown?

Text1

Chinese (Simplified)
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Japanese
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Vietnamese
No…
Korean
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Russian
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Can you figure out which language is heard in the audio?

Swedish
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Mandarin
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Russian
No…
Portuguese
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German
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What language is being spoken in this audio clip?

Spanish
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French
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Italian
No…
Portuguese
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German
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Can you tell what this language is?

French
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Spanish
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Finnish
No…
Italian
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Romanian
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Which of the following languages is heard in this audio?

Russian
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Swedish
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Finnish
No…
Bulgarian
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Spanish
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What language is spoken in this audio clip?

German
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Swedish
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Danish
No…getting close…
Chinese
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Russian
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Alibaba and Tencent are (as of 2018) giant tech companies based in which country?

China
πŸ™‚ You’re right! Chinese companies’ share of the largest tech companies in the world continues to grow.
United Kingdom
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Syria
Nope, you may be thinking of the book One Thousand and One Nights.
Japan
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Korea
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Which European city is the historical capital of Bohemia?

Prague
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Vienna
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Salzburg
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Dresden
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Krakow
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Israel captured the West Bank from which country in the Six-Day War in 1967?

Syria
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Egypt
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Lebanon
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Saudi Arabia
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Which country had the smallest population when its football team competed in the World Cup final?

Croatia
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Argentina
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Iceland
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Hungary
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Which country’s football team won the World Cup in 1934, 1938, 1982, and 2006?

Italy
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Germany
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Brazil
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France
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Uruguay
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What is the capital city of Australia?

Canberra
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Sydney
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Melbourne
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Perth
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Brisbane
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Yiddish, when written, uses characters from which language?

Hebrew
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Greek
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Latin
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Persian
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Sanskrit
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In what year did the USSR dissolve?

1989
Too early! Though the Berlin Wall did fall that year.
1992
No… Try again! Too late…
2001
incorrect
1999
Nope

What is the capital of the country of Latvia?

Riga
πŸ™‚ Correct!
Tallinn
Oops!
Vilnius
No… Try again!
Warsaw
incorrect
Helsinki
Nope

Which country’s submission won the 2018 Eurovision Song Contest?

Israel
πŸ™‚ Correct! The winning song was “Toy” by Netta.
Austria
Oops!
Sweden
No… They’ve won enough times. πŸ˜‰
Cyprus
Not this year.
Hungary
Nope, but they did have the sole heavy metal song in the finals!

What port city in southeastern North Carolina was the birthplace of Michael Jordan, the great National Basketball Association (NBA) player?

Wilmington
πŸ™‚ Correct!
Charleston
Oops, wrong city and state!
Savannah
No, wrong city and state.
Raleigh
No..
Norfolk
Wrong city and state.

What is the most common surname in most US states?

Smith
πŸ™‚ Correct! Smith, Williams, and Johnson are common in many states.
Jones
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Lee
No, but it is common in Hawaii.
Garcia
Garcia is one of the more common surnames in the southwestern US. In fact, California’s top 3 surnames are all Latino in origin.
Miller
Miller is common in several states, but not most states.

The Kingdom of the Netherlands consists of the Netherlands, CuraΓ§ao, Sint Maarten, and which other country?

Aruba
πŸ™‚ Correct! Aruba is a constituent country of the Kingdom of the Netherlands.
Bermuda
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The Bahamas
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Anguilla
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Barbados
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In which West Virginia town did abolitionist John Brown initiate an armed slave revolt in 1859 by taking over a United States arsenal?

Harper’s Ferry
πŸ™‚ You’re right! Of interest is that Frederick Douglass declined to join the raid at Harper’s Ferry.
Charleston
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Beckley
Nope, give it another shot!
Morgantown
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Huntington
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