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#1  Location  50 seconds

Where is Iceland?

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What is the population of Iceland?

0,4 million

2 million

10 million

4 million

Iceland is one of the most sparsely populated places on earth.

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Approximately what year was Iceland first settled by people?

800

1000

1200

2000 b.c

Monks known as the Papar lived in Iceland before Scandinavian settlers arrived.

#4  Location  50 seconds

Find St Helena on the map.

St Helena was discovered by Galician navigator João da Nova in 1502.

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Who was exiled on St Helena?

Napoleon

Hitler

Churchill

Stalin

Napoleon was exiled here from 1815 until his death in 1821.

#6  Location  50 seconds

Locate Réunion on the map.

#7  Buttons  20 seconds

Réunion is an overseas department of what country?

France

Belgium

Spain

USA

Réunion is an outermost region of the European Union and is part of the eurozone.

#8  Location  50 seconds

Can you find Bali?

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What is the capital of the province of Bali?

Denpasar

Surabaya

Jakarta

Bandung

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What is the main religion in Bali?

Hinduism

Christianity

Islam

Judaism

Bali is the only Hindu-majority province in Muslim-majority Indonesia.

#11  Location  50 seconds

Where is Tenerife?

Tenerife is the largest of the Canary Islands.

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Is the Canary Islands part of the European Union?

Yes

No

The archipelago is economically and politically European and is part of the European Union.

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What was the name of the indigenous inhabitants on Tenerif (and the other Canary Islands)?

Guanches

Moops

Norsemen

Aboriginals

It is believed that they arrived on the archipelago in the first millennium BC.
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