Cities quiz

1.  Is Berlin or Vienna home to the world’s oldest zoo?

2.  Are Haligonians native to Halle or Halifax?

3. Is it Buenos Aires or Rio de Janeiro which has more psychoanalysts per square kilometre than any other city in the world?

4. Which southern city in France was founded by a colony of Greeks in 580 B.C. – Nice or Marseilles?

5. Was it Sydney or Melbourne which was once capital of Australia?

Answers: Vienna, Halifax, Buenos Aires, Marseilles, Melbourne

6 comments for “Cities quiz

  1. November 4, 2010 at 22:30

    5/5 but I guessed two correctly

  2. November 4, 2010 at 23:24

    1. Neither – Africa is.

    2. Neither – they are natives of Haligon.

    3. Vertically or horizontally?

    4. Neither – it was Corfu (continental drift isn’t as fast as it used to be).

    5. Neither. Sydney used to be the capital of New Zealand and Melbourne was capital of South Africa.

  3. November 5, 2010 at 09:31

    Jams – heh!

    Mark – correct again.

  4. dearieme
    November 5, 2010 at 09:54

    3, 4 and 5 are a P of P, and I guessed the other two.

  5. dearieme
    November 5, 2010 at 16:25
  6. dearieme
    November 5, 2010 at 16:31

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