Afghanistan True or False?

Can you guess whether these statements about the country of Afghanistan are true or false?
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Last updated: April 20, 2021
First submittedJanuary 24, 2021
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1. Kabul is among the highest world capitals
True
False
At 1,790 m altitude, it is world's 11th highest capital
2. Pashto is the most-commonly spoken language (as a first or additional language)
True
False
Although Pashtuns are the largest ethnic group, Dari (Persian) is spoken by almost everyone
3. Khaled Hosseini was one of Afghanistan's presidents
True
False
Khaled Hosseini is a writer
4. Afghanistan is world's largest opium poppy producer
True
False
5. World's oldest oil painting was discovered in Afghanistan
True
False
6. Osama bin Laden was the de facto leader of Afghanistan between 1996–2001
True
False
7. Afghanistan was the last country the Soviet Union invaded
True
False
8. Obama won the Nobel Peace Prize for he ended the U.S. war in Afghanistan
True
False
9. The Hazara people are mostly Sunni Muslims
True
False
They are Shia
10. Afghanistan was part of the British Empire
True
False
The UK did control Afghanistan's foreign policy, but never "colonized" it
11. Kandahar was founded by Alexander the Great
True
False
12. Afghanistan was a monarchy until 1973
True
False
13. There are more Tajiks in Afghanistan than in Tajikistan
True
False
There is 11 million Tajiks in Afghanistan, 4 million more than Tajikistan
14. The Afghanistan–China border marks the greatest terrestrial time zone
difference on Earth
True
False
15. By some estimates, Afghanistan is home to the geographic midpoint of Asia
True
False
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Level 25
Apr 20, 2021
This is very wrong. For question 2 you said it is false when it is true because Pashto is the majority language of Afghanistan. Of course, you got this from google and not from a real afghan. If they are Pashtuns they speak Pashto not dari or farsi. Pashtuns are not darizabads.
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Level 25
Apr 20, 2021
I think it is best you change this.