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Switzerland Quiz!  
User currently offlineFightingfalcon From Switzerland, joined Feb 2001, 787 posts, RR: 1
Posted (13 years 7 months 2 weeks 1 day ago) and read 697 times:

Not a quiz about a US state again...

1. Who's the national hero of Switzerland?

2. What's the highest mountain in S.?

3. What's the capital of Switzerland?

4. How many people lives in Zurich?

5. How many inhabitants has Switzerland?

6. Name the biggest Swiss plane producer.

7. Name four Swiss airlines.

8. A Swiss player in the NHL?

9. What's the Swiss Air Force display team?


OK, for the Swiss A.net members it wouldn't be very difficult  Sleepy
But the others: how much do you know about Switzerland?


Martin


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25 replies: All unread, showing first 25:
 
User currently offlineSR3496 From Switzerland, joined May 2000, 792 posts, RR: 20
Reply 1, posted (13 years 7 months 2 weeks 23 hours ago) and read 685 times:

You´re right. For a Swiss this is too easy. Let´s see how the rest of the world solves it...

User currently offlineFightingfalcon From Switzerland, joined Feb 2001, 787 posts, RR: 1
Reply 2, posted (13 years 7 months 2 weeks 23 hours ago) and read 683 times:

I'm waiting for the rest of the world...

jetzt kenne ich deinen username (german, sorry to the others)

Martin



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User currently offlineLOT767-300ER From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 3, posted (13 years 7 months 2 weeks 22 hours ago) and read 681 times:

Well

#2-Matterhorn
#3-Bern
#4-1.5 mil????? (metro area)
#7-Swissair, edelweiss, crossair, damn forgot the last one!


User currently offlineFightingfalcon From Switzerland, joined Feb 2001, 787 posts, RR: 1
Reply 4, posted (13 years 7 months 2 weeks 22 hours ago) and read 679 times:

2. False, the Matterhorn is the most famous mountain, but not the highest...
3. True
4. To much
7. I think I'll tell you the last: balair

I'm waiting for more tries...



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User currently offlineLOT767-300ER From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 5, posted (13 years 7 months 2 weeks 22 hours ago) and read 678 times:

There we go Balair, i couldnt figure it out! 700,000 for Zurich? Monta Rosa is the highest Mountain at 4,634m.

User currently offlineLOT767-300ER From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 6, posted (13 years 7 months 2 weeks 22 hours ago) and read 677 times:

Zurich population is around 850,000 for its metro area.

User currently offlineFightingfalcon From Switzerland, joined Feb 2001, 787 posts, RR: 1
Reply 7, posted (13 years 7 months 2 weeks 22 hours ago) and read 679 times:

Zurich: sill to much, Zurich is a really small city against the american citys.

Mountain: A part of the Monte Rosa, called "Dufourspitze" is 4634 m high.
Your answer is right.


And the other questions?



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User currently offlineLOT767-300ER From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 8, posted (13 years 7 months 2 weeks 22 hours ago) and read 675 times:

FightingFalcon you are wrong on Zurich, 1990 census says 834,299 for the metro area!!!! It also says 351,545 for just the city area.

User currently offlineLOT767-300ER From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 9, posted (13 years 7 months 2 weeks 22 hours ago) and read 672 times:

#5-7,156,000 is the 2000 estimate

User currently offlineFightingfalcon From Switzerland, joined Feb 2001, 787 posts, RR: 1
Reply 10, posted (13 years 7 months 2 weeks 22 hours ago) and read 672 times:

Sorry, I've missunderstood you. You're right.

Go on for the other questions.



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User currently offlineFightingfalcon From Switzerland, joined Feb 2001, 787 posts, RR: 1
Reply 11, posted (13 years 7 months 2 weeks 22 hours ago) and read 666 times:

there are still the questions 1, 5, 6, 8 and 9
come on, try it!



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User currently offlineLOT767-300ER From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 12, posted (13 years 7 months 2 weeks 22 hours ago) and read 666 times:

without checking i do not know any others. Im also not a NHL fan so......

User currently offlineLOT767-300ER From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 13, posted (13 years 7 months 2 weeks 22 hours ago) and read 665 times:

FightingFalcon i already di #5 look up!!!

User currently offlineFightingfalcon From Switzerland, joined Feb 2001, 787 posts, RR: 1
Reply 14, posted (13 years 7 months 2 weeks 22 hours ago) and read 664 times:

sorry about #5!


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User currently offlineLOT767-300ER From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 15, posted (13 years 7 months 2 weeks 22 hours ago) and read 663 times:

its okay, ill be back in a couple hours, later FF!!!

User currently offlineFightingfalcon From Switzerland, joined Feb 2001, 787 posts, RR: 1
Reply 16, posted (13 years 7 months 2 weeks 22 hours ago) and read 662 times:

In a couple of hours I'll be on holiday. I go skiing tomorrow morning, and here it's 10:10 pm...


Martin



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User currently offlineLOT767-300ER From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 17, posted (13 years 7 months 2 weeks 21 hours ago) and read 659 times:

Fine then im back!!!

User currently offlineUSAFHummer From United States of America, joined May 2000, 10685 posts, RR: 52
Reply 18, posted (13 years 7 months 2 weeks 21 hours ago) and read 659 times:

2. Monte Rosa on the Italian border...15,283 ft I think (Matterhorn is only about 14,700 ft.)
3. Bern
6. Pilatus
7. Swissair, Crossair, Rheintalflug (sort of)...
9. Cant think of their name, I think they fly F-5's...

Greg



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User currently offlineFightingfalcon From Switzerland, joined Feb 2001, 787 posts, RR: 1
Reply 19, posted (13 years 7 months 2 weeks 21 hours ago) and read 657 times:

2. right, was said above.
3. right, also said.
6. right
7. almost right, but Rheintalflug is from Austria or German.
9. F-5 is right



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User currently offlineJuul From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 20, posted (13 years 7 months 2 weeks 19 hours ago) and read 647 times:

1: Wilhelm Tell (spelling?)


User currently offlineUSAFHummer From United States of America, joined May 2000, 10685 posts, RR: 52
Reply 21, posted (13 years 7 months 2 weeks 19 hours ago) and read 644 times:

about 7. Rheintalflug may have their offices in Austria, but their airport that they fly out of is in Switz, thats why I put them down...

Greg



Chief A.net college football stadium self-pic guru
User currently offlineUs330 From United States of America, joined Aug 2000, 3871 posts, RR: 13
Reply 22, posted (13 years 7 months 2 weeks 18 hours ago) and read 640 times:

William Tell for number 1
This shows you I am a real obsessed hockey fan: David Aebischer, the backup goalie for the Colorado Avalanche is Swiss, and the Maple Leafs picked Luca Cereda last year in the first round.


User currently offlineFightingfalcon From Switzerland, joined Feb 2001, 787 posts, RR: 1
Reply 23, posted (13 years 7 months 2 weeks 10 hours ago) and read 631 times:

All the answers above (Juul, USAFHummer & Us330) are correct.
(#1 William = Willhelm)



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User currently offlineOO-VEG From Netherlands, joined Oct 2000, 1081 posts, RR: 1
Reply 24, posted (13 years 7 months 2 weeks 7 hours ago) and read 626 times:

1. William Tell
2. Mont Blanc, I believe that mountain is on the Swiss/French border so that would be the highest.
3. Bern
4. 1 million
5. 8 million
7. Crossair
Swissair
Balair CTA
KLM Alps (Air Engiadina)


User currently offlineFightingfalcon From Switzerland, joined Feb 2001, 787 posts, RR: 1
Reply 25, posted (13 years 7 months 1 week 9 hours ago) and read 615 times:

>OO-VEG

1. correct
2. The Mont Blanc is in France
3. correct
4. incorrect, 360'000
5. incorrect, 7 million
7. correct, Air Engadina is good!



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