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What is the northernmost national capital city in the world?
Which country has the greatest number of islands in the world?
Finland has 179,584 islands, which makes it the country with the most islands.
What is Europe's only active volcano?
Mount Vesuvius. Mount Vesuvius erupted about seventy-nine years after Christ. The flourishing city of Pompeii was obliterated, buried under a 31-foot wave of hot mud and volcanic ash. The volcano stands at a 4,000 feet.
What was the ancient name of Paris, France?
What is the world's largest producer of cork?
What is the lowest country in the world?
The Netherlands. Approximately 40 percent of the land is below sea level.
How many states (Länder) does Germany have?
16. The states are: Baden-Württemberg, Bayern, Berlin, Brandenburg, Bremen, Hamburg, Hessen, Rheinland-Pfalz, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Niedersachsen, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Saarland, Sachsen, Sachsen-Anhalt, Schleswig-Holstein and Thüringen.
What is the official residence of the president of France?
The Elysee Palace.
Which mountains separate Europe from Asia?
The Ural mountains.
What is the world's smallest independent country?
Vatican City. Located inside Rome, Italy.
Where was the world's first public library opened?
Warsaw, Poland in 1747.
Where is the oldest stained-glass window in the world?
It is in the Cathedral of Augsburg, Germany, depicting the Prophets. It dates from the second half of the eleventh century.
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