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07/06/21 Grif.Net – Coin Collecting (part 9) and Quiz Answers

07/06/21 Grif.Net – Coin Collecting (part 9) and Quiz Answers

I have a bloodhound that I take for walks in the =
park.

 

He is a good coin collector, especially copper =
coins.

 

Been told that breed is great at picking up =
cents.

 

 

****QUIZ ANSWERS FOR HIGHEST MOUNTAINS****

 

1. At 20,320 =
feet, what is the official name of the highest mountain in North =
America? DENALI

 

2. What does =
its name mean? TALL/HIGH

 

3. Where is it =
located (state/province)? ALASKA

 

4. When was =
its earlier name restored? 2015

 

5. At 22,840 =
feet, what is the highest mountain in South America? MOUNT ACONCAQUA =

 

6. What two =
countries share his mountain on their borders? CHILE/ARGENTINA =

 

7. At 19,340 =
feet, what is the highest mountain in Africa? KILIMANJARO =

 

8. With three =
peaks covering 50 miles, what it the central cone called KIBO =

 

9. Where is it =
located (nation)? TANZANIA

 

10. At 18,510 =
feet, what is the highest mountain in Europe? MOUNT ELBRUS =

 

11. In what =
nation is it located (state/province)? RUSSIA

 

12. What =
mountain range is it in? CAUCASUS

 

13. At 29,035 =
feet, what is the highest mountain in Asia? MOUNT EVEREST =

 

14. What =
mountain range does it crest? HIMALAYAS

 

15. This =
highest point in the world lies on the border of what two nations? =
NEPAL, TIBET (CHINA)

 

16. Who were =
the first men to ever summit the peak (and survive)? EDMUND HILLARY, =
TENZING NORGAY

 

17. At 16,050 =
feet, what is the highest mountain in Antarctica? VINSON MASSIF =

 

18. In what =
mountain range is it located? ELLSWORTH

 

19. When was =
its summit finally reached? 1966

 

20. At 7,310 =
feet, what is the highest mountain in AUSTRALIA? MOUNT KOSCIUSZKO =

 

21. In what =
range of the Australian Alps is it located? SNOWY RANGE =

 

22. Where is =
it located (state/province)? NEW SOUTH WALES

 

23. Who is =
this mountain named after? POLISH PATRIOT TADEUSZ KOSCIUSZKO =

 

24. At 16,024 =
feet, what is the highest mountain in Oceania? JAYA PEAK =

 

25. What other =
name is given to this peak of the Sudirman Range? MOUNT CASTENSZ =

 

26. On what =
island is this peak located? NEW GUINEA

 

27. At 14,505 =
what is the highest mountain in the continental USA?  MOUNT WHITNEY =

 

28. Where is =
this mountain located? CALIFORNIA

 

29. Where does =
this highest peak in continental USA rank among top 10 peaks in North =
America? DOESN’T (it is #11) 

 

30. What US =
state has 25 of the top 40 highest peaks in North America? COLORADO =

 

~~

Dr Bob Griffin =

bob@grif.net www.grif.net

"Jesus =
Knows Me, This I Love!"