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World Capitals By Letter - P

Name the national capital cities that begin with the letter P.
Quiz by relessness
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Last updated: June 10, 2019
First submittedApril 21, 2014
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Africa
Port Louis
Porto-Novo
Praia
Pretoria
Asia
Phnom Penh
Pyongyang
Europe
Paris
Podgorica
Prague
Pristina
North America
Panama City
Port-au-Prince
Port-of-Spain
Oceania
Palikir
Port Moresby
Port Vila
South America
Paramaribo
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level 77
Jan 8, 2016
Since Jet Punk usually ignores articles, how about (La) Paz, Bolivia?
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level 47
Mar 24, 2016
JetPunk doesn't ignore articles; it's the quiz maker who sets up the quiz in such a way that you don't have to keep typing the articles.
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level 69
Dec 30, 2019
Jetpunk should really ignore articles. Does the UK begin with a "T"? I also tried La Paz.
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level 59
Dec 30, 2019
La Paz is never referred to as "Paz" by most of us. UK is mostly referred to as UK or United Kingdom. There's a difference.
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level 58
Dec 31, 2019
That's simply false. It is very uncommon to hear "UK" without "the" preceding it. At least here in the UK itself, anyway
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level 66
Sep 17, 2019
It does with sentences and booktitles etc. But not proper names..

In titles, in every day speech, people often drop the first "the" most people say "lord of the rings" while it actually is "the lord of the rings" But noone commonly drops the article for placenames.

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level 66
Jun 30, 2016
Why is the last 'h' always removed from the answer? It's super annoying to end up writing 'hpalikirparamaribopristinapretoriaportmoresby' before looking up at the text field.
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level 56
Jun 30, 2016
I know, that always happens to me on cities like PittsburgH.
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level 40
Jun 30, 2016
Phnom PenHpristinaportofspainpretoriapyongyangpanamacity yea lifestory lol
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level 58
Aug 25, 2016
You could just learn to type
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level 66
Sep 17, 2019
? with learn how to type you mean, spell things incorrectly?
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level 62
Dec 30, 2019
wtf
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level 78
Mar 24, 2020
There are times a thumbs down button is unanimously wanted.
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level 48
Jun 11, 2017
Probably written without the h sometimes, but it does happen a lot and probably shouldn't with Edinburgh and Riyadh. I agree it is a bit annoying.
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level 48
Jul 16, 2019
Omg this happens to me so much
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level 66
Jun 30, 2016
Huh, about a third of these begin with Port.
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level 73
Jun 30, 2016
who'd a thunk it? A port being an important enough settlement to be designated as capital city
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level 45
Sep 12, 2017
If Benin is given on the C quiz for Cotonou, should it also be a given on this quiz with Porto Novo?
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level 84
Jul 25, 2018
Cotonou is the seat of government and Porto-Novo the official capital.
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level 57
Jan 21, 2019
So I got Palikir but missed Paris...
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level 79
Dec 30, 2019
Nice quiz. I liked it better when I posted it first in 2013.
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level 72
Jan 15, 2020
No Peking?