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Old 31.07.2015, 19:19
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Re: Ultimate Swiss Quiz

8 correct. Considering I despise James Bond, I think that'll do.
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Old 31.07.2015, 20:08
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Re: Ultimate Swiss Quiz

I got 6!
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Old 31.07.2015, 20:29
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Re: Ultimate Swiss Quiz

9 out of 10, got the Nobel prizewinner wrong. A couple of the right answers were guesses.
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Old 31.07.2015, 20:53
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Re: Ultimate Swiss Quiz

Five right, one wrong, four did not even bother to guess.
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Old 31.07.2015, 21:01
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I got 6!
What! You've been here for all of 2 weeks!

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Old 31.07.2015, 21:10
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Cleverclogs.
The "clever" comes from my glasses, and the "clogs" from the Dutch husband . Nothing to do with the mushy brain ;o)
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Old 31.07.2015, 21:17
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Re: Ultimate Swiss Quiz

How is your knowledge of the Geography of Switzerland? This quiz may test you a bit further, particularly as it in French. I managed 70% in 9m47s with a little help from Google translate

http://www.lematin.ch/suisse/Testez-...story/22512688
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Old 31.07.2015, 21:23
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Re: Ultimate Swiss Quiz

Too tough for me ... gave up after half a dozen questions, half right (with some semi-knowledgeable guesses), half wrong.
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Old 31.07.2015, 21:31
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Re: Ultimate Swiss Quiz

"Grains and fruit" and they provide RACLETTE and FONDUE as possible answers. Seriously???
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Old 31.07.2015, 21:38
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Re: Ultimate Swiss Quiz

Got 16 right - a few guesses, and a few familiar bits of info. Looks like it's time for me to go explore La Suisse Romande
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Old 31.07.2015, 23:21
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How is your knowledge of the Geography of Switzerland? This quiz may test you a bit further, particularly as it in French. I managed 70% in 9m47s with a little help from Google translate

http://www.lematin.ch/suisse/Testez-...story/22512688
I was rubbish at that one too

Still, I have my health (like my grandmother used to say)

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Old 31.07.2015, 23:39
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I was rubbish at that one too

Still, I have my health (like my grandmother used to say)
I was a bit better: 9/24, and I knew the answers, no guessing.

Lucky I didn't need to pass an exam to get my passport
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Old 31.07.2015, 23:41
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How is your knowledge of the Geography of Switzerland? This quiz may test you a bit further, particularly as it in French. I managed 70% in 9m47s with a little help from Google translate

http://www.lematin.ch/suisse/Testez-...story/22512688
This one is a lot more difficult, despite me being a bit of a geography/map geek !

I got three wrong (the literary quotation, the population of GE/LS and the number of people below the poverty line)... and I got the number of species right purely by chance.
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Re: Ultimate Swiss Quiz

8 on the first, 54% on the 2nd.
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Re: Ultimate Swiss Quiz

5 on the first and 8 on the second!!!
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Old 04.08.2015, 16:11
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Re: Ultimate Swiss Quiz

And one that i did get right on the second one said to me -

Vous etes un crack!!

Now, in all my years in Suisse Romande, i have never been called une crack!!
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Old 04.08.2015, 16:40
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And one that i did get right on the second one said to me -

Vous etes un crack!!
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That cracked me up too
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Old 04.08.2015, 17:14
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Re: Ultimate Swiss Quiz

3/10

Right, I reported myself to authorities, I start packing!

PS: although the one about Sherlock Holmes is rather from British culture than Swiss culture, but...
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Old 04.08.2015, 17:29
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Re: Ultimate Swiss Quiz

9/10
Got Q3 wrong and guessed Q5 correctly. It helps working next door to the Wankdorf stadium for the footy question .
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3/10

Right, I reported myself to authorities, I start packing!

PS: although the one about Sherlock Holmes is rather from British culture than Swiss culture, but...
They take him very seriously in Meiringen
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