PDA

View Full Version : Google Earth Quiz :)


matthias
Nov 17th, 2006, 11:22 AM
hi!
10 pics from google earth
who can tell me what they show?


1. what is it? i think thats not easy IMO, but we will see, maybe iīm wrong

http://img329.imageshack.us/img329/7536/01or9.png

2. what is it? (thats easy IMO)
http://img93.imageshack.us/img93/8782/02wd7.png

3. itīs a airport, but tell me the city :)
http://img329.imageshack.us/img329/9106/03ll1.png

4. tell me the city
http://img225.imageshack.us/img225/69/04ma6.png

5. tell me the city (will be easy for many poster on this board)
http://img225.imageshack.us/img225/468/05lu9.png

matthias
Nov 17th, 2006, 11:22 AM
6. tell me the city (thats a really tough one IMO)
http://img165.imageshack.us/img165/4272/06wb4.png

7. what is it - or better said "what was it" (a sad one)
http://img226.imageshack.us/img226/6969/07cl7.png

8. a very famous place
http://img226.imageshack.us/img226/7660/08fj8.png

9. tell me the city
http://img85.imageshack.us/img85/5580/09dv2.png

10. tell me what it is (very easy IMO)
http://img85.imageshack.us/img85/9233/10ib3.png

controlfreak
Nov 17th, 2006, 11:38 AM
10 - Ayers rock

controlfreak
Nov 17th, 2006, 11:52 AM
8 - Mecca

Sam L
Nov 17th, 2006, 12:07 PM
5 is Sydney? I want to go to the beach now.

bionic71
Nov 17th, 2006, 12:15 PM
2. Pompidou Centre - Paris
5. Bondi - Sydney

8. possibly The Great Mosque Mecca, Saudi Arabia....unsure???
9. Forbidden City - Beijing

matthias
Nov 17th, 2006, 12:17 PM
2. Pompidou Centre - Paris
5. Bondi - Sydney

8. possibly The Great Mosque Mecca, Saudi Arabia....unsure???
9. Forbidden City - Beijing


YES - 4 correct answers
but what about the others?

Renaissance
Nov 17th, 2006, 12:28 PM
1.Berlin Holocaust Denkmal
2.Paris Beaubourg Centre Georges Pompidou
3.Osaka Kansai Airport
4.?
5.Bondi Beach
6.Brasilia Teatro
7
8Mecca Kaaba
9.Forbidden City Beijing
10.Ayer Rock

bionic71
Nov 17th, 2006, 12:31 PM
1. Is a memorial of some description....possibly the Holocaust Memorial in Berlin???

bionic71
Nov 17th, 2006, 12:32 PM
Oh....sorry Borine.
You were first with that one.

matthias
Nov 17th, 2006, 12:38 PM
1.Berlin Holocaust Denkmal
2.Paris Beaubourg Centre Georges Pompidou
3.Osaka Kansai Airport
4.?
5.Bondi Beach
6.Brasilia Teatro
7
8Mecca Kaaba
9.Forbidden City Beijing
10.Ayer Rock


wow - well done so far :)

#4- all i say is "Marylin Monroe"
#7. i donīt want to know the city, but tell me what it was

Kunal
Nov 17th, 2006, 12:48 PM
1st one is Berlin....i think its the newly built memorial for the jewish victims of the WW2

2nd one is in Paris i think....there is a funky building architecture with....lots of tubes that i remember seeing.

3rd one....i saw a documentary on discovery channel about this airport...its somewhere in asia....is it for Hong Kong.

4th one no idea

5th one...no idea

matthias
Nov 17th, 2006, 12:50 PM
3rd one....i saw a documentary on discovery channel about this airport...its somewhere in asia....is it for Hong Kong.




i saw this too, but itīs not HongKong

Kunal
Nov 17th, 2006, 12:53 PM
crap.....uhmmm is it somewhere close to Japan....like the airport...is it for japanese people

germex
Nov 17th, 2006, 02:19 PM
Is number 4, the Hotel del Coronado in Coronado, CA. (Near San Diego?).

matthias
Nov 17th, 2006, 03:10 PM
Is number 4, the Hotel del Coronado in Coronado, CA. (Near San Diego?).


YES :D

mandy7
Nov 17th, 2006, 03:15 PM
10. tell me what it is (very easy IMO)
http://img85.imageshack.us/img85/9233/10ib3.png
Uluru :worship: :worship: :worship: :worship: :worship: :worship:

matthias
Nov 17th, 2006, 03:30 PM
what about #7 ?

pla
Nov 17th, 2006, 03:58 PM
what about #7 ?

Aushvitz or another ex-camp?

Epigone
Nov 17th, 2006, 04:10 PM
Aushvitz or another ex-camp?#7 is Dachau :sad:

pla
Nov 17th, 2006, 04:27 PM
#7 is Dachau :sad:

Yeah, I should have thought about it as Auschvitz (sp?) is larger. 10x

matthias
Nov 17th, 2006, 05:20 PM
#7 is Dachau :sad:

yes, it is Dachau :sad:
i was there with school, and it is impressive in a very negative way.
i know impressive is not the right word, but my english is not good enough to describe the feelings when you see the camp