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Indonesia Country Quiz

Name these facts about the country of Indonesia.
Last updated: December 01, 2016
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Capital city
Jakarta
Former name of the above
Batavia
Biggest islands on which
Indonesia lies
New Guinea
Borneo
Sumatra
Sulawesi
Java
Bordering countries
East Timor
Malaysia
Papua New Guinea
Volcano that erupted in 1883
Krakatoa
Famous export of the 17th
and 18th centuries
Spices
Currency
Rupiah
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Dominant religion
Islam
Most famous resort island
Bali
Capital of the above
Denpasar
National animal
Komodo Dragon
Great ape
Orangutan
Founding President
Sukarno
2nd President (1967-98)
Suharto
Country that colonized Indonesia
Netherlands
Lake and site of a supervolcano
Lake Toba
World's largest flower
Rafflesia
Grilled skewered meat
Satay
Largest Buddhist temple
Borobudur
Indonesian shadow play
Wayang
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level 72
Jun 9, 2014
The first president's name is also spelled Soekarno
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level 44
Jun 17, 2014
Can you also accept sate for satay?
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level 76
Jun 25, 2014
According to Wikipedia, between being known as "Batavia" and "Jakarta", it was known as "Djakarta".
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level 69
Jun 25, 2014
"Jakarta" is the same as "Djakarta", it's just another spelling!! The name remained unchanged though.
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level 76
Jul 13, 2014
Yes, though sometimes on this site Mumbai/Bombay, Peking/Beijing etc are treated like different names when really they're just different ways to Romanize the same name.
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level 71
Jul 14, 2014
'Wayang' refers to many types of theatre; shadow puppets are called 'wayang kulit'.
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level 20
Jul 17, 2014
orang hutan are the correct Indonesian words for an orangutan. It means man of the forest.
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level 37
Aug 30, 2015
Indonesians called those apes 'orangutan',not orang hutan Source : I'm an Indonesian
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level 35
Jul 21, 2018
No, actually orangutan is english spelling. The origin word is Orang Hutan. I taught it at school. For sure, I am Indonesian too
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level 55
Aug 31, 2015
Perhaps this is a strange thing to complain about, but "New Guinea" shouldn't be accepted for "Papua New Guinea." They are not the same thing. I suppose it's nice that I got two answered with one guess, but it takes some of the fun out of it.
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level 73
Dec 1, 2016
PNG doesn't work like in all other quizzes.
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level ∞
Dec 1, 2016
Will work now.