Saint Lucia Country Quiz

Can you guess these facts about the country of Saint Lucia?
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Last updated: September 10, 2020
First submittedOctober 9, 2018
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Capital city
Castries
Sea which Saint Lucia borders
Caribbean Sea
French island, starting with M, that is just north of Saint Lucia
Martinique
Country just south of Saint Lucia
St. Vincent and the Grenadines
Country from which Saint Lucia gained its independence in 1979
United Kingdom
Currency shared with seven other countries and territories
East Caribbean Dollar
Island chain that Saint Lucia is part of
Windward Islands
... which is part of this larger chain
Lesser Antilles
Saint Lucia is the only country to be named after a ...
Woman
Name which the original Arawak inhabitants gave to Saint Lucia
(hint: a reptile)
Land of the Iguanas
On a per-capita basis, Saint Lucia has the most laureates of this prize
Nobel Prize
Fruit which makes up 22% of exports
Banana
Most popular sport
Cricket
Saint Lucia is the only country in the Americas which opposed a 2008
UN declaration of rights for these people
LGBT
The national bird is a species of _____ which can only be found on Saint Lucia
Parrot
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Level 71
Jun 28, 2020
For the brave soul up to the task - Biggest Cities in Saint Lucia on a Map
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Level 74
Jun 23, 2020
I was hoping Derek Walcott would be more explicitly included (His Nobel Prize in Literature is the reason they hold that record, and his poem Omeros is beautiful)
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Level 82
Jun 23, 2020
There's a statue of him in a park in Castries.
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Level 65
Sep 9, 2020
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Level 72
Jun 23, 2020
Ireland is technically also named after a woman. Eire is a goddess of fertility
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Level ∞
Jun 23, 2020
Pretty sure goddesses aren't homo sapiens :)
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Level 59
Jul 30, 2020
Controversial.
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Level 61
Aug 11, 2020
not controversiol. They are antropomorph, not litteraly people. Or well, prove it first. That makes a lot more claims make sense.
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Level 82
Jun 23, 2020
Perhaps in the next version of this, some hint of the underlying French/Creole culture, or mention of the most distinguishing landmark (the Pitons).
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Level 71
Sep 4, 2020
If I remember correctly, the Pitons were on here before Quizmaster featured it
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Level 64
Sep 4, 2020
I thought of LGBT but didn't guess it simply because I assumed many countries in the Americas, especially Caribbean islands, would've opposed it. I mean, Jamaica? Haiti? Surprised honestly.
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Level 34
Sep 9, 2020
they should allow eastern caribbean dollar
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Level 71
Sep 10, 2020
That works now, but you could save time but just entering "dollar"