Yemen Country Quiz

πŸ‡ΎπŸ‡ͺ Can you name these facts about the country of Yemen?
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Last updated: August 12, 2020
First submittedApril 3, 2019
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Capital city
Sana'a
Bordering countries
Oman
Saudi Arabia
Official language
Arabic
Largest island
Socotra
Cool-looking trees of the above
Dragon's
Blood Tree
Dominant religion
Islam
Sea to the west
Red Sea
Nearest African country, located
less than 20km away
Djibouti
Yemen abolished this in 1962,
but it is still practiced today
Slavery
Largest coastal city, or the gulf
on which it sits
Aden
Clue
Answer
Shia rebel group that controls the
west of the country (starts with H)
Houthis
Name one of the two countries that
combined to form Yemen in 1990
North Yemen /
South Yemen
Leafy plant chewed as a stimulant
Khat
Nearly the entirety of Yemen's Jewish
population fled to this country in
"Operation Magic Carpet"
Israel
Yemen was, at times, the southernmost
territory of this Turkish empire
Ottoman Empire
Extremely popular beverage thought
to have originated in Yemen
Coffee
Like many countries, Yemen has a
population of these nomadic,
desert-dwelling tribesmen
Bedouins
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Level 73
May 18, 2020
15 Yemen Road, Yemen - thank you Chandler Bing!!!
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Level 51
Aug 19, 2020
Lol
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Level 65
Dec 5, 2020
When we get to Yemen ... can I stay with you?
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Level 80
May 18, 2020
Would love to visit Socotra. Unfortunately, the country is basically off limits to Americans.
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Level 85
Aug 18, 2020
Also, now's not the best time to travel.
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Level 71
Aug 18, 2020
I traveled there with an American in '05. No sweat - as hospitable as any place I've ever been. Unless you're referring to the war, but that's made it off limits to everyone.
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Level 63
Mar 22, 2021
Sounds like paradise.
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Level 66
May 18, 2020
Accept Mocha please?
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Level 65
Jul 1, 2020
Accept qat for khat
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Level 62
Jul 20, 2020
I'd heard it said as chat in Ethiopia
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Level 81
Aug 18, 2020
had some locals try to sucker me into paying for them to get some in Ethiopia.
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Level 69
Jul 7, 2020
Yet another country Jews had to flee from or risk being extirpated from. Oh well, at least now they get an area the size of New Jersey to be safe in.
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Level 66
Aug 18, 2020
It's horrible, but being forced out of Yemen is in some ways more of a reward than a punishment.
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Level 63
Mar 22, 2021
Zionists will never be safe.
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Level 72
Jul 11, 2020
For 'extremely popular beverage' I thought of milk, yoghurt, beer but not coffee!
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Level 73
Aug 23, 2020
I'm not sure any country can claim that milk originated from there.
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Level 59
Jul 17, 2020
felt pretty stupid to discover the 2 parent nations that I missed...
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Level 48
Aug 18, 2020
Ugh, khat is so gross. Can't stand seeing someone with khat in their mouth.
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Level 67
Aug 18, 2020
I suppose asking to accept Huthi for Houti would be too much, right?
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Level 16
Aug 18, 2020
Nice quiz but can you change 'to' to 'from' in the Israel question.
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Level 81
Aug 18, 2020
why? Are you under the impression that Jews were fleeing Israel to go to Arab countries?
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Level 51
Aug 18, 2020
I guessed East Yemen and West Yemen but not North or South. Eerrrrrrrrrrrr!!!
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Level 37
Feb 17, 2021
Accept Adan for Aden
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Level 56
Apr 6, 2021
North and south Yemen.. Ok.