Sunday, April 26, 2015

New Mystery Skype - 2:15 on Monday

We have another Mystery Skype Monday at 2:15.  Lucas and Kieran - Please bring your large maps!


Unknown said...

3 facts about Quito, Ecuador

1. Quito lies at the foot of the Pichincha volcano
2. Quito is located 25 km south of the equator
3. Quito is the highest official capital city in the world

Unknown said...

Quito, Ecuador Facts - Mystery Skype

*I am #2 for posting
3 cool facts about Quito Ecuador:

1. Quito is the capital of Ecuador and the Province, Pichincha.

2. Everyone drives stick shift, even the buses.

3. There are fruits here that have no equivalent name in English because they don’t exist in the U.S.

Unknown said...

Quito was founded in the 16th century.

There was a large earthquake on February 1979. It is estimated that about 40,000 people died in the earthquake.

Also, on August 1949, an earthquake killed around 6,000 people and left about 100,000 without houses.

TheBloggingWorker+ said...

@NatalieNusca "Stick shift" isn't called stick shift, it's called manual transmission.

Unknown said...

*Fourth Person Posting

3 Facts About Ecuador:

1. The Galapagos are a group of volcanic islands located in Ecuador. They span around the equator.

2. Ecuador's Independence Day is August 10th.

3. 95% of the people in Ecuador are Roman Catholic.

Unknown said...

5th Person:
In Quito, water boils at 90°C

Quito is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Average temperture: 15ºC