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Papua New Guinea Country Quiz

Name these facts about the country of Papua New Guinea.
Quiz by Aaron197
Last updated: June 27, 2019
First submittedMay 20, 2019
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Capital of Papua New Guinea
Port Moresby
Most popular sport
Rugby league
PNG has 851 of these, more than any other country
Native Languages
Largest sector of the economy
The only country that PNG borders
Country that colonized the northern half of PNG from 1884-1919
Country from which PNG gained its independence in 1975
Oceanian sub-region PNG is a part of
Name one of the three main seas that border PNG
Coral Sea, Bismarck Sea,
or Solomon Sea
Ocean strait that lies to the southwest
Torres Strait
Second largest island
New Britain
Type of bird that appears on the flag
Raggiana bird-of-paradise
"ism" that was once widespread, and still persists among
some remote tribes
level 80
Jun 3, 2019
Maybe a question should be, "PNG island group that will vote on independence this October".
level 73
Jun 3, 2019
Can you accept "paradise" for type of bird, since sometimes on JP when one of the words is included in the hint just the remainder of the term is accepted.
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Jun 3, 2019
level 69
Jun 11, 2019
I tried "corruption" as the largest sector of economy. Surprised it didn't work.
level 57
Jun 27, 2019
"Kumul" should also be considered as PNG's national bird as it is another name for "bird of paradise".
level 64
Jun 27, 2019
Could you accept “primary” and “agricultural” as type-ins for the fourth question?
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Jun 27, 2019
Agricultural will work now