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Lots of questions on different subjects where you have to try to answer the latest question and if you are right then its your turn to ask the next question.

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#5428 by JUS
Thu Dec 01, 2005 5:31 pm
manky poodle Candy wrote:the panama anal?



OUCH! :D :D

#5481 by Bigal
Fri Dec 02, 2005 1:18 pm
The Panama Canal is indeed the dividing line between North and South America so the country of PANAMA is on of the missing answers. :D

(It might amuse JUS to know that the port at one end of the canal is called COLON which, perhaps, allows M.P.C.'s misprint!) :roll:

#5482 by manky poodle Candy
Fri Dec 02, 2005 1:21 pm
Big al, as a recap could you list which countries we have got right so far????

#5490 by manky poodle Candy
Fri Dec 02, 2005 1:29 pm
also do Nu guinea and papua nu guine count as one country???? because they lay on the same island - but are classed as asia and austalasia respectivley!?

#5513 by JUS
Fri Dec 02, 2005 2:05 pm
I'm amused :D Doesn't take much!! Interesting to know too!! Ta 4 that Bigal :D

#5523 by Bigal
Fri Dec 02, 2005 4:21 pm
The story so far ..

You've got RUSSIA and TURKEY which have mainland territory in Europe and in Asia and PANAMA which is in both North and South America according to which side of the Canal you're on. The other one according to the Royal Geographical Soc has territory in both Africa and Asia which probably gives it away. But it's gone on too long so a change is due.

#5607 by manky poodle Candy
Mon Dec 05, 2005 10:03 am
i know its cheating but Wikipedia.org says

3.2 Countries in both Asia and Europe
3.2.1 Azerbaijan
3.2.2 Georgia
3.2.3 Kazakhstan
3.2.4 Russia
3.2.5 Turkey
3.2.6 Cyprus
3.2.7 Armenia
3.3 Countries in both Asia and Africa
3.3.1 Egypt
3.4 Countries in both Asia and Oceania
3.4.1 East Timor
3.4.2 Indonesia
3.5 Countries both in North America and South America
3.5.1 Trinidad and Tobago
3.5.2 Aruba
3.5.3 Netherland Antilles
3.5.4 Panama


i think YOU should post another one, cos this was a good one!

#5613 by Bigal
Mon Dec 05, 2005 12:46 pm
My definitions came from the Royal Geographical Society and included just the Four (EGYPT being the last). The definition of Asia is slightly tricky because of politics. Eg Israel is in Asia - just look at its position relative to Turkey. but it enters the EURO-vision Song Contest. The Middle East is part of Asia but some take it to be a region on its own,. You just can't win!

After such research on your part I feel the baton should pass to you.

#5616 by danny36
Mon Dec 05, 2005 12:49 pm
im still laughing at The panama anal............isnt that a dodgy film? :lol:

#5625 by manky poodle Candy
Mon Dec 05, 2005 1:09 pm
Sorry, i dont have any questions abotu the panam anal.........................

what happened in th US on this day ( DEC 5) 1933?
#5656 by rodbox
Mon Dec 05, 2005 3:13 pm
The end of prohibition

#5657 by manky poodle Candy
Mon Dec 05, 2005 3:22 pm
yes.......... a wonderful night for all involved- though not sure about the next morning?
#5667 by rodbox
Mon Dec 05, 2005 4:09 pm
When the Spanish Armada attacked England how many of their ships were sunk by English gunfire ?

#5670 by danny36
Mon Dec 05, 2005 4:12 pm
was it none!
I seem to think they were sunk by a storm and blazing ships that were crashed into them :?:
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