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States of Germany

Try to name the 16 federal states (Bundesländer) of Germany.
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Last updated: September 20, 2018
First submittedSeptember 20, 2015
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State
Baden-Württemberg
Bavaria
Berlin
Brandenburg
Bremen
Hamburg
Hesse
Lower Saxony
State
Mecklenburg-Vorpommern
North Rhine-Westphalia
Rhineland-Palatinate
Saarland
Saxony
Saxony-Anhalt
Schleswig-Holstein
Thuringia
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Level 77
Oct 1, 2015
Playing Europa Universalis IV really helped me on this one!
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Level 61
Dec 5, 2015
Haha, same!
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Level 58
Jun 10, 2018
Indeed haha.
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Level 59
Oct 19, 2018
I was about to comment this :D
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Level 71
Nov 16, 2015
No Denmark in the map?
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Level ∞
Nov 20, 2015
Fixed!
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Level 58
Jan 17, 2017
WHAT! Denmark is not a german state
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Level 58
Jun 4, 2018
Yes, but it should still be visible on the map.
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Level 70
Dec 4, 2015
...sorry Germany. I only got Bavaria and Berlin...
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Level 63
Dec 4, 2015
Got them all but you should expect that from someone who's from Germany.
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Level 21
Dec 5, 2015
This picture has been used on quizzes so many times before lol
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Level ∞
Jun 1, 2018
You caught me!
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Level 50
Dec 8, 2015
I learned all of these in German, so it was difficult for me to translate them all. Still got 100% though. I love you Germany! s. America
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Level 45
Jun 22, 2016
I think you should not let it count when only the first half of the double names is typed. The latter part is proper to the Land's name just as much as the first part is. And: While Vorpommern and Anhalt are smaller than Mecklenburg and Saxony respective, Palatinate is about same size as Rhineland, and Westfalen, Holstein and Württemberg are even bigger than their counterparts. It's a little bit like letting Papua count when Papua-Neuguinea is meant or letting Alsace get through for Alsace-Lorraine. But it's nice to see that their original names are accepted.
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Level 36
Jul 19, 2018
Can you maybe include the abbreviations of the states? Like BW for Baden-Württemberg or NRW for Nordrhein-Westfalen (At least those two are used more often then saying the whole name. Thanks
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Level 19
Dec 2, 2018
no otherwise some people might get points by accident
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Level 32
May 29, 2019
By accidentally typing NRW? While trying what? :-)
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Level 19
Dec 2, 2018
58 seconds remaining
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Level 43
Dec 22, 2018
Sehr gutes Quiz! :) Didn’t quite get them all... when you get all the former DDR ones straight away but forget some of the biggest West Germany ones ‘cause you haven’t studied them as much #historystudentproblems ;)
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Level 39
Dec 28, 2018
I got every one of them right apart from Sachsen-Anhalt. Kudos for accepting their German name! (I'm from Hungary and that is how we learned them in school)
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Level 56
Jan 27, 2019
Nedersachsen should be accepted for Lower Saxony
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Level 57
Mar 29, 2019
Not sure why, that's not the name in English or German, or even in Lower German.
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Level 44
Jan 5, 2020
It's the Dutch version, but I still prefer to call it Niedersachsen. Lower Saxony looks just wrong.
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Level 41
Feb 24, 2019
All with 2:39 remaining I'm OP