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Can You Guess What "Sound Of Music" Number Angela Merkel Is Singing In These Pictures?

Like the G-7 really didn't break out into song the entire time they were at the German resort hosting them this weekend.

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel played host to the leaders of the Group of 7 (G-7), the world's seven largest economies, at the idyllic Schloss Elmau hotel near Garmisch-Partenkirchen in southern Germany.

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  1. What song is Merkel crooning to Iraq's Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi and Tunisia's President Beji Caid Essebsi?

    John MacDougall/Pool Photo via AP
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    "Do-Re-Mi"
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    "Maria"
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    "Edelweiss"
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    "I Have Confidence"
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    "Edelweiss, Edelweiss/ Every morning you greet me"

    Just look at the passion on her face! She can only be singing the Captain's well-known number here.

    "Edelweiss, Edelweiss/ Every morning you greet me"
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  1. How about in this group shot?

    Via AP Photo/Markus Schreiber
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    "Do-Re-Mi"
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    "The Lonely Goatherd"
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    "Edelweiss"
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    "Maria"
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    "If you know the notes to sing, you can sing most anything!"

    President Obama seems annoyed at being songsplained given his musical talents, but President Francois Hollande of France is clearly digging the lesson.

    "If you know the notes to sing, you can sing most anything!"
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  1. What song is the German chancellor performing for President Obama here?

    Michaek Kappeler/Pool Photo via AP
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    "Maria"
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    "The Sound of Music"
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    "The Sweetest Sounds"
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    "The Lonely Goatherd"
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    "The hilllllllls are alive with the sound of muuuuuuusic!"

    Look at those rolling hills. If you didn't immediately think of this song, why are you taking this quiz?

    "The hilllllllls are alive with the sound of muuuuuuusic!"
    20th Century Fox
  1. What song is Merkel delighting her compatriots with here?

    AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster
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    "Dream The Impossible Dream"
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    "So Long, Farewell"
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    "My Favorite Things"
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    "For Good"
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    "So long, farewell, auf Wiedersehen, adieu!"

    "Adieu, adieu, to yieu and yieu and yieu!" she seems to sing, as the world leaders walk towards their group photo.

    "So long, farewell, auf Wiedersehen, adieu!"
    20th Century Fox
  1. What number is Merkel singing in this field?

    AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster
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    "The Lonely Goatherd"
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    "Edelweiss"
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    "Sixteen Going On Seventeen"
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    "Somewhere"
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    "High on a hill* lived a lonely goatherd..."

    *Actual hill not pictured

    "High on a hill* lived a lonely goatherd..."
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  1. Do you know what song Merkel is performing in front of this beautiful backdrop?

    AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster
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    "Ain't No Mountain High Enough"
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    "The Sound of Music"
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    "Climb Ev'ry Mountain"
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    "My Favorite Things"
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    "CLIIIIIIMB EV'RY MOUNTAIIIIIIIIIIN"

    There is a mountain in this picture. That is the joke.

    "CLIIIIIIMB EV'RY MOUNTAIIIIIIIIIIN"
    20th Century Fox
  1. What duet is Ban Ki-Moon singing alongside Angela Merkel?

    John MacDougall/Pool Photo via AP
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    "Sixteen Going On Seventeen"
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    "Tonight"
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    "Something Good"
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    "We Kiss In A Shadow"
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    "You need someone older and wiser telling you what to do"

    In a twist, though, Merkel is singing Rofle's part, because Germany pays the third highest percentage of the United Nations' budget.

    "You need someone older and wiser telling you what to do"
    20th Century Fox
  1. And, finally, what song is she singing to Obama and Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper?

    AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster
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    "Something Good"
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    "My Favorite Things"
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    "They Call The Wind Maria"
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    "Maria"
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    "Bright copper kettles and warm woolen mittens..."

    Her delight is just so evident in her face, you guys.

    "Bright copper kettles and warm woolen mittens..."
    20th Century Fox

Hayes Brown is a world news editor and reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in New York.

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