Isaac Asimov's Super Quiz

Take this Super Quiz to a Ph.D. Score 1 point for each correct answer on the Freshman Level, 2 points on the Graduate Level and 3 points on the Ph.D. Level.

Subject: EASTERN HEMISPHERE GEOGRAPHY

(e.g., What mountain was the home of the Greek gods? Answer: Mount Olympus.)

FRESHMAN LEVEL

1. Name Africa's largest desert.

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2. In which country is Flanders?

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3. In German this city is known as "Wien."

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GRADUATE LEVEL

4. In which country is Catalonia?

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5. This mountain's three volcanic cones are Kibo, Mawenzi and Shira.

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6. From which country are Gurkha soldiers?

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PH.D. LEVEL

7. Lemurs are endemic to which island?

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8. Name the largest Russian port on the Pacific Ocean.

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9. The flightless dodo bird was endemic to which island?

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ANSWERS: 1. Sahara Desert. 2. Belgium. 3. Vienna. 4. Spain. 5. Mount Kilimanjaro. 6. Nepal. 7. Madagascar. 8. Vladivostok. 9. Mauritius.

SCORING:

18 points - congratulations, doctor; 15 to 17 points - honors graduate; 10 to 14 points - you're plenty smart, but no grind; 4 to 9 points - you really should hit the books harder; 1 point to 3 points - enroll in remedial courses immediately; 0 points - who reads the questions to you?

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