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    Friday Time Killier: Iowa's Top Populated Cities/Towns

    There are a lot of quizzes on this site that will destroy any productivity that might have occurred this afternoon...but this quiz was interesting. Sadly, I only could think of 15 of the top 20 cities/towns in Iowa in terms of population:

    Can you name the the most populated cities in the State of Iowa? - sporcle

    EDIT: if you want to take the quiz without getting some of the answers ahead of time...quit reading this thread and click on the link above!


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    Re: Friday Time Killier: Iowa's Top Populated Cities/Towns

    I got 16! Woooohooooo!!!!!!



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    Re: Friday Time Killier: Iowa's Top Populated Cities/Towns

    I won.



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    Re: Friday Time Killier: Iowa's Top Populated Cities/Towns

    That was fun. Got 16/20. I missed 14, 18-20, so at least I got the biggest ones, but I can't believe I missed one of those.



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    Re: Friday Time Killier: Iowa's Top Populated Cities/Towns

    Got the top 19, somehow forgot Fort Dodge.



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    Re: Friday Time Killier: Iowa's Top Populated Cities/Towns

    Quote Originally Posted by LindenCy View Post
    That was fun. Got 16/20. I missed 14, 18-20, so at least I got the biggest ones, but I can't believe I missed one of those.
    Similar results...I missed 14, 17-20



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    Re: Friday Time Killier: Iowa's Top Populated Cities/Towns

    got 18 on my first try missed council bluffs and Clinton. Not sure how I forgot about the bluffs with the number of times I have driven through there.



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    Re: Friday Time Killier: Iowa's Top Populated Cities/Towns

    I forgot Cedar Falls. Would have probably never guessed Clinton.



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    Re: Friday Time Killier: Iowa's Top Populated Cities/Towns

    Someone showed me sporcle.com the other day...lots of interesting and challenging quizzes. Good way to kill time in a boring lecture



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    Re: Friday Time Killier: Iowa's Top Populated Cities/Towns

    WTF I forgot Marshalltown? I'm dumb...



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    Re: Friday Time Killier: Iowa's Top Populated Cities/Towns

    Quote Originally Posted by clone2011 View Post
    Someone showed me sporcle.com the other day...lots of interesting and challenging quizzes. Good way to kill time in a boring lecture
    Or while at work! I have wasted a lot of time today on sporcle.com!



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    Re: Friday Time Killier: Iowa's Top Populated Cities/Towns

    Missed marion, marshalltown, and burlington



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    Re: Friday Time Killier: Iowa's Top Populated Cities/Towns

    I got them all. Got 17 in the first 90 seconds and two more by the halfway point. Finally figured out Clinton with a minute left. I guarantee I would have missed Marion two years ago, but since I live there now I wasn't about to forget it. :)



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    Re: Friday Time Killier: Iowa's Top Populated Cities/Towns

    I got all 20 with 2:32 time remaining



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    Re: Friday Time Killier: Iowa's Top Populated Cities/Towns

    Quote Originally Posted by psycln11 View Post
    I got all 20 with 2:32 time remaining
    and google



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