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Geographical Enclaves and Exclaves
Geography - Miscellany
"For the purpose of this quiz, a political enclave is a territory completely surrounded by another territory. An exclave is a territory divided from the main territory by another territory or water (Alaska, for example, is an exclave of the US)."
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Perhaps the best-known historical enclave existed in Europe from 1949-1990. It was a divided city in the heart of a divided nation. Surrounded by a wall, it was a democratic city in the middle of Communist Eastern Europe. Name that city.
(Two Words ... think Cold War)
How many sovereign states are found entirely within the borders of Italy, aside from Italy itself?
(One Word ... number between one and nine)
Apart from the enclaves in Italy, what is the only other country on Earth surrounded completely by another nation?
Aside from Alaska, there is another part of the United States that can only be reached by passing through Canada or crossing the water. The Northwest Angle and Elm Point Cape are part of which U.S. state?
Once a notorious penal colony, French Guiana is now part of France, and hence the European Union. Where in the world would we find this exclave?
The Indian Ocean
The Pacific Ocean
The Cabinda Province is a West African exclave, separated from the rest of the country by a strip of the Democratic Republic of the Congo and the Zaire River. To which country does Cabinda belong?
Republic of the Congo
A small Russian exclave exists in Eastern Europe, bordered by Poland, Lithuania, and the Baltic Sea. What is the name of the former capital of East Prussia?
The New Madrid Bend, of Fulton County, is bordered by the Mississippi River and Missouri to the north, and Tennessee to the south. However, it is actually part of which US state?
It must be an Italian thing. The town of Campione d'Italia is part of Italy, though located within the borders of which other nation?
The Namibian city of Walvis Bay was once an exclave of another African nation. Which one?
Zaire (Democratic Republic of the Congo)
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Compiled Jun 28 12