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What South American country does the Galápagos Islands belong to? Ecuador
93.8%
Peru
3.1%
Colombia
1.6%
Venezuela
1.6%
What was the name of the ship the Charles Darwin sailed to the Galápagos Islands? Beagle
87.5%
Collie
1.6%
Shepherd
3.1%
Labador
3.1%
What is the principal language of the Galápagos Islands? Spanish
78.1%
Portuguese
7.8%
English
3.1%
French
6.3%
What body of water is the Galápagos Islands situated in? Pacific Ocean
78.1%
Atlantic Ocean
7.8%
Caribbean Sea
3.1%
Gulf of Mexico
3.1%
In 1986, the 70,000 square kilometers of ocean surrounding the islands was declared a marine reserve, second in size only to? The Great Barrier Reef
68.8%
Apo Reef
4.7%
Red Sea Coral Reef
3.1%
Belize Barrier Reef
4.7%
Can you fly an airplane directly to the Galápagos Islands? Yes
37.5%
No
37.5%
Maybe
4.7%
Once a year
4.7%
How many main islands compose the Galápagos Islands? 18
37.5%
20
10.9%
15
26.6%
22
15.6%
In what year did Ecuador annex the Galápagos Islands? 1832
35.9%
1803
12.5%
1907
25%
1944
12.5%
Who was the first European to discover the Galápagos Islands? Fray Tomás de Berlanga
32.8%
Hernán Cortés
14.1%
Charles Darwin
25%
Juan Pizarro
18.8%
In what year did the Galápagos Islands become a national park? 1959
20.3%
1967
21.9%
1944
17.2%
1971
25%

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