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Can You Get 12 Right On This Challenging Landmarks Quiz?

It's not as easy as you think.

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  1. 1. Where is the Eiffel Tower?

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    France
    Italy
    Germany
    The United States
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    That's an easy one. It's in Paris, France.

    That's an easy one. It's in Paris, France.
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  2. 2. Where would you find the Great Buddha of Kamakura?

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    China
    Japan
    Mongolia
    Singapore
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    This giant Buddha lives in Kamakura...

    In the prefecture of Kanagawa, in Japan.

    This giant Buddha lives in Kamakura...
  3. 3. Which country is the Statue of Liberty in?

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    The United States
    England
    Canada
    France
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Obviously it's in the United States.

    On Liberty Island, in New York Harbor.

    Obviously it's in the United States.
    Via Cincila/GettyImages
  4. 4. Where is the Colosseum?

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    Greece
    Switzerland
    Sweden
    Italy
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    The legendary Colosseum is in Rome, Italy, of course.

    The legendary Colosseum is in Rome, Italy, of course.
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  5. 5. Which country is the Alhambra in?

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    Colombia
    Guatemala
    Mexico
    Spain
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    This palatial city is in the city of Granada...

    In the community of Andalusia, in Spain, to be exact.

    This palatial city is in the city of Granada...
    Via MarquesPhotography/Instagram
  6. 6. Which country is the Borobudur Temple in?

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    Thailand
    Malaysia
    Vietnam
    Indonesia
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    The Buddhist temple of Borobudur is in the province of Central Java...

    In Indonesia.

    The Buddhist temple of Borobudur is in the province of Central Java...
    Via Ulet Ifansasti / Stringer
  7. 7. The Kremlin is in...

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    Sweden
    Russia
    Serbia
    Ukraine
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    The Kremlin is in Moscow, Russia.

    The Kremlin is in Moscow, Russia.
    Via Ian Walton / Staff
  8. 8. Which country is Neuschwanstein Castle found in?

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    Germany
    Austria
    Liechtenstein
    Luxembourg
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It looks like it's straight out of a fairy tale, but Neuschwanstein Castle is in Bavaria, Germany.

    It looks like it's straight out of a fairy tale, but Neuschwanstein Castle is in Bavaria, Germany.
    Via Sean Gallup / Staff
  9. 9. Where is the Temple of Angkor Wat?

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    Sri Lanka
    Bhutan
    Vietnam
    Cambodia
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    The Hindu temple of Angkor Wat is in Angkor, Cambodia.

    The Hindu temple of Angkor Wat is in Angkor, Cambodia.
    Via Tang Chhin Sothy / Stringer
  10. 10. Where is the CN Tower?

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    Germany
    England
    The United States
    Canada
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    The famous CN Tower is short for "Canadian National Tower"...

    ...and it is in Toronto, Canada.

    The famous CN Tower is short for "Canadian National Tower"...
    Via Jim Watson / Staff
  11. 11. Where is Petra?

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    Jordan
    Indonesia
    Iraq
    Syria
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    This ancient city is in the Arava Valley, in Jordan.

    This ancient city is in the Arava Valley, in Jordan.
    Via PocholoCalapre/GettyImages
  12. 12. Where is the Manneken Pis?

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    Belgium
    Luxembourg
    France
    Denmark
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    This amusing little sculpture is in Brussels, Belgium.

    This amusing little sculpture is in Brussels, Belgium.
    Via danileon2/GettyImages
  13. 13. Where is Hagia Sophia?

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    Kuwait
    Egypt
    Iran
    Turkey
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Hagia Sophia, also known as the Church of the Holy Wisdom, is in Istanbul, Turkey.

    Hagia Sophia, also known as the Church of the Holy Wisdom, is in Istanbul, Turkey.
    Via Arild Vågen/Wikimedia
  14. 14. Where can Christ the Redeemer be found?

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    Brazil
    Argentina
    Uruguay
    Peru
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's located on Mount Corcovado, in Brazil.

    On the summit of Corcovado, in Tijuca National Park, near Río de Janeiro.

    It's located on Mount Corcovado, in Brazil.
    Via KátiaLira /Wikimedia

Can You Get 12 Right On This Challenging Landmarks Quiz?

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