Monday, November 10, 2008

Daily Did-You-Know 11/10/2008

Let's test your smarts. The following are all "extinct" countires, meaning they no longer go buy these names. How many of these can you match up with its modern-day name? If you're as smart as me, the answer is "zero."

Extinct Countries:
  1. Gold Coast
  2. Persia
  3. Siam
  4. Yugoslavia
  5. Burma
  6. Rhodesia
  7. Sumatra
Answers: (highlight to view... they're invisible!)
  1. Ghana
  2. Iran
  3. Thailand
  4. Serbia and Montenegro
  5. Myanmar
  6. Zimbabwe
  7. Indonesia

3 comments:

AdamH said...

i got 'em all, sucka.

"Hmmm, Porto..."

AEN said...

Is it sad that I only knew the Burma-Myanmar one because of Seinfeld?

Extreme Brigs said...

Yes. Very sad.