Bosnia and Herzegovina Country Quiz

Can you guess these facts about the country of Bosnia and Herzegovina?
Quiz by bleumarine22
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Last updated: June 5, 2020
First submittedAugust 30, 2013
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Capital city
Sarajevo
Event hosted by that city in 1984
Winter Olympics
Person assassinated in that city in 1914
Franz Ferdinand
Bordering countries
Croatia
Montenegro
Serbia
Bosnia has a 20 km coastline on this sea
Adriatic Sea
Peninsula on which Bosnia lies
Balkan
Country which Bosnia was a part of from 1918–1992
Yugoslavia
Empire that conquered Bosnia in 1463
Ottoman Empire
River that forms the northern border
Sava
Peace agreement which ended the Bosnian War in 1995 (hint: a city in Ohio)
Dayton Accords
Religion practiced by a small majority of the population
Islam
Largest city in the region of Herzegovina whose bridge is a World Heritage site
Mostar
Bosnia is supposedly shaped like this part of the body
Heart
Currency of Bosnia
Convertible Mark
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Level 67
Mar 17, 2015
I am pretty sure that 1984 was not a Winter Olympic year.
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Level 63
Jun 3, 2015
It is
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Level 73
Jun 6, 2020
It was.
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Level 78
Jun 6, 2020
They switched to non-summer Olympic years only in 1994 if you mean that.
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Level 73
Aug 5, 2020
Oh I see.
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Level 72
Jul 15, 2018
Such a beautiful country🇧🇦 spent a great time in Sarajevo and Mostar
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Level 73
Jun 6, 2020
I have never heard about heart shape of Bosnia.
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Level 84
Jun 6, 2020
Me too. And i live there whole my life. It has triangle shape.
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Level 73
Jun 6, 2020
Баш вала. То бисмо сви овде морали да знамо.
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Level 46
Jun 30, 2020
Pomislio sam da je jetra, imalo bi i neku simboliku :^)
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Level 65
Jun 8, 2020
Me neither. I still guessed it.
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Level 70
Jul 28, 2020
Yep, me too, first guess. Many of the questions and answers are shared with other states of the former Yugoslavia.
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Level 61
Nov 11, 2020
It looks much more like a liver than a heart, still got it though
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Level 46
Nov 11, 2020
Me neither. Sounds made up.
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Level 85
Nov 11, 2020
Dang. I was on a roll until I got to the river question, and then I only got the Islam answer.
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Level 47
Nov 11, 2020
exactly the same for me
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Level 47
Nov 13, 2020
sammeee
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Level 48
Nov 11, 2020
I have never in my life heard anyone refer to Bosnia as a heart. Triangle, yes, but never a heart.
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Level 42
Nov 11, 2020
Nice quiz! Really enjoyed it and learned some stuff.

My only criticism is that Islam is in fact a majority religion in Bosnia with about 55% of the population adhering to it.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Religion_in_Bosnia_and_Herzegovina

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Level 60
Nov 12, 2020
A "small majority" of the population?
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Level 68
Nov 12, 2020
50.7%. Just over half.
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Level 60
Apr 28, 2021
How in the world did someone look at Bosnia and say "wow, that sure does look like a heart!"