Controversial Sporcle Geography Standards

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Do these 2 countries border each other to form a quadripoint with Botswana & Zambia? (name one)
Do these pairs of US states border when they only meet at the Four Corners quadripoint? (name one pair)
Is this mountain considered part of Europe & therefore the continent's highest peak instead of Mont Blanc?
Does this small Pacific island country actually have a capital?
Is Sucre the capital of this country?
Is this West African region part of Morocco?
Is the name of the smaller island a necessary part of the names of these 3 Caribbean countries? (name one)
Is this body of water the World's 5th major ocean in addition to the Arctic, Atlantic, Indian, & PacificOceans?
Does Singapore share a land border with this country due to causeways linking the two?
Are these 3 former Soviet republics in Europe? (name one)
Is this 4-letter word part of the name of the largest American city?
Does this country in the British Isles include the words 'Republic of' before its official name?
Is this Turkish city classified as a 'European Capital'?
Should 'Congo' alone be sufficient for the name of either of these 2 African countries? (name one)
Is this large North American island an integral part of its country?
Is this island nation Northeast of Venezuela part of South America?
Should each of these 4 non-sovereign entities in the UK be included as countries of Europe? (name one)
Should this Pacific country be listed using its shorthand name or full name?
Is Mount Carstensz on the island of New Guinea in this country, the highest in Oceania?
Are these 2 seas - between N & S America and between Europe & Africa - part of the Atlantic? (name one)
Is this Middle Eastern entity including the West Bank and Gaza considered a country?
Should Puerto Rico be included as part of this country?
Is 'Great Britain' an acceptable alternate name for this country?
Is 'Holland' an acceptable alternate name for this country?
Should the Spanish name for these South Atlantic islands be accepted?
Does the US share a land border with Cuba due to this naval base?
Does the UK share a land border with Spain due to this dependency?
Is this 11-letter word a necessary part of the name of a certain Balkan country?
Is this former Yugoslav entity that declared independence in 2008 considered a country?
Are these British military bases on the island of Cyprus part of the country of Cyprus? (name one)
In 1990 did this country annex its Eastern area, or were both portions dissolved to form the modern nation?
Should the names of these countries be written as the English translations of their local names? (name one)
Are overseas regions integral to this country like metropolitan regions?
Is this island entity in Eastern Asia North of the Philippines considered a country?
Is the population of this Southern Chinese urban area enough to make it the second most populated in the World?
Does Spain share a land border with Morocco due to these two cities? (name one)
Is this acronym part of the name of the US capital city?
Is Tel Aviv the capital of this country?
Should this special administrative region of China, formerly a British colony, be considered its own country?
Do the words 'Former Yugoslav Republic of' begin the official name of this country?
Does the word 'The' make this small West African country have a multi-word name?
Does this continent share its name with its largest country?
Is this Southern Caribbean island West of CuraƧao an independent country?
Is this Mediterranean island country part of Europe or Asia?
Does Bahrain share a land border with this country due to a causeway linking the two?

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