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All Along The Clock Tower Quiz 5

A last informative look at some famous and beautiful Clock Towers, but from which country? 10 Questions.

 
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In which South American country was the "Torre de los Ingleses" a gift from the local British community, but renamed the "Torre Monumental" in 1982 following the Falklands War?

  • Argentina
  • Bolivia
  • Chile
  • Ecuador

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The Torre del Reloj clock tower's gate grants access to a walled section of 18th-century mansions under the eye of city founder Pedro de Heredia's statue, in which South American country?

  • Uruguay
  • Brazil
  • Chile
  • Colombia

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In which American State was the 245-foot-high Ferry Building Clock Tower a primary point of arrival and departure from 1898 until the completion of the Bay Bridge in the late 1930's?

  • New York
  • Florida
  • Oregon
  • California

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Built near the Grand Serail, In 1897, to celebrate the anniversary of Sultan Abdul Hamid II's coronation The Hamidiyyeh Clock Tower can be found in which Mediterranean country?

  • Lebanon
  • Tunisia
  • Algeria
  • Greece

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Hidden in which African country is Dar al-Magana, a weight-powered water clock who's motion was created by a small weighted cart?

  • Tanzania
  • Morocco
  • Egypt
  • Kenya

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The huge Saviour Clock Tower was designed in 1491 and first installed in 1625, forming part of a citadel's walls in which Asian country?

  • Russia
  • Afghanistan
  • Mongolia
  • Pakistan

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In which European country is the Clock Gate (also Cornaro's Gate), located directly under the Clock Tower built in the 17th century by Venetian architect Andrea Cornaro?

  • Sweden
  • Austria
  • Serbia
  • Luxembourg

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Slightly tilted, due to bombing during the WW2, this Moorish-style Jubilee Clock Tower, in George Town, commemorates Queen Victoria's Diamond Jubilee in which Southeast Asian country?

  • Burma
  • Papua New Guinea
  • Java
  • Malaysia

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In which Southeast Asian country is the Chinese High School Clock Tower Building that was erected in 1925 and served as a tactical military lookout point during World War II?

  • Vietnam
  • Thailand
  • Singapore
  • Taiwan

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In which European country was a bell tower and astronomical clock included in the 1586-1589 re building of a Dutch styled, pink town hall for Esslingen am Neckar?

  • Austria
  • Germany
  • Sweden
  • Denmark

 

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