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100

What was the first country to host the Olympic Games?

(A) Greece

(B) France

(C) USA


Greece

100

In which country was pizza invented?

(A) Italy

(B) France

(C) Spain

Italy

100

What is the official language of Brazil?

(A) Spanish

(B) English

(C) Portuguese

Portuguese

100

If you visit this Canadian city, you can ski and surf in the same day.

(A) Vancouver

(B) Montreal

(C) Québec 

Vancouver

100

Which country covers the most time zones in the world?

(A) France

(B) Russia

(C) China

France

(France has 12 time zones!)

200

Which World War lasted from 1939 to 1945?

(A) World War 1

(A) World War 2

(A) Cold War

World War 2

200

Where is the headquarter of Macdonald's?

(A) DC

(B) Boston

(C) Chicago

Chicago

200

What are the main four languages spoken in Switzerland?

(A)German, French, Italian and Romansh

(A)German, French, Italian and English 

(A)German, French, Spanish and Romansh

German, French, Italian and Romansh

200

In this country, if your train is more than five minutes late, you get a late slip. (延遲證明書)

(A) Korea

(B) China

(C) Japan

Japan

200

This country has more lakes than the rest of the world combined.

(A) USA

(B) Canada

(C) Russia

Canada

300

What country colonized/ owned most of the world ?

(A) France

(B) Spain

(C) England 

England

300

Which country is known as the Spice Capital of the World?

(A) India

(B) Sri Lanka

(C) Saudi Arabia

India

300

Where was the famous footballer/soccer player ''Neymar'' born?

(A) Argentina

(B) Brazil

(C) Portugal

Brazil

300

This city is known as "the Paris of South America".

(A) São Paulo, Brazil

(B) Buenos Aires, Argentina

(C) Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 

Buenos Aires, Argentina

300

Which country is bigger than Pluto?

(A) China

(B) Brazil

(C) Russia

Russia

400

Which country did shampoo first come from?

(A) China

(B) Egypt

(C) India

India

400

In which country was "Crepe" created?

(A) Belgium

(B) France

(C) Switzerland

France

400

In India, you are invited to a friend’s house to share a meal of rice and curry. What is the best way to eat?

a)Using a spoon

b) Using your left hand only

c) Using your right hand only

d) Using both hands

 

c) using your right hand only

400

What is the most popular tourist attraction in Italy?

(A) Venice

(B) Sicily

(C) The Colosseum 

The Colosseum

(The Colosseum is nearly 2,000 years old!)

400

Which year was Louis Vuitton established?

(A) 1856

(B) 1873

(C) 1854

1854

500

What day do Americans celebrate their independence?

(A) July 4th

(B) July 14th

(C) July 24th

July 4th

500

Which country produces the most potatoes?

(A) Russia

(B) Ukraine

(C) China

China

500

In ___________ it's common to kiss on both cheeks

(A) France

(B) Argentina

(C) Barbados (Caribbean region of the Americas)


a) France

500

How much does a commercial SpaceX trip to outer space cost? 

Approximately

a) $500 thousand

b) $50 thousand

c) $52 million

d) $5 million

Approximately $52 million

500

What is the longest country in the world?

(A) Brazil

(B) Vietnam

(C) Chile

Chile

600

A husband built this wonder of the world in memory of his wife.

(A) Taj Mahal

(B) The Summer Palace

(C) Buckingham Palace

Taj Mahal

600

Where is the headquarter of Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations?

(A) Canada

(B) Paris

(C) Rome

Rome

600

Which country has the smallest population in the world?

(A) Vatican

(B) Estonia 

(C) Slovakia 


Vatican 

(Vatican is a country in Europe, with a population of about 825-1000 people).

600

Approximately how long is a (direct) flight from Tokyo to New York?

(A) 18 hours

(B) 13 hours

(C) 20 hours

 13 hours

600

What country drinks the most coca-cola?

(A) USA

(B) Mexico

(C) Canada

Mexico

700

Which country was founded in 660 BC?

(A) Italy

(B) Japan

(C) Thailand

Japan

(Japan is one of the oldest countries in the world)

700

What is Brazil's top agricultural export?

(A) Soybeans

(B) Sugar

(C) Tomatoes

Soybeans

700

What are French-speaking people in Canada called?

(A) Franispanic 

(B) Francophones

(C) Franconics

Francophones

700

Name three types of seats on a plane (from the cheapest to the most expensive)

First class/ Business Class/ Economy class


700

Which country has the most official languages?

1) India

2) Bolivia

3) Zimbabwe

Bolivia has 37 official languages!

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