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Ranking Russia

Russia’s population is the world’s ninth-largest. At 143 million, Russia has about 13% more people than 10th-ranked Japan. We wonder: On which of the following categories does Russia rank first worldwide?

A. Cigarette consumption
B. Defense spending
C. Immigrants
D. Tourism
E. Natural gas reserves
F. Land area
G. Anti-corruption
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Global Travel Kings

The peak summer travel season is well underway in the northern hemisphere. This means that shopping districts from Los Angeles to London to Berlin are full of people with their dollars, yuan and yen as well as euros. We wonder: Which nation’s population spends the most on international tourism?

A. United States
B. Germany
C. China
D. Russia
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Global Travel Champion

The peak summer travel season is well underway in the northern hemisphere. This means that shopping districts from Los Angeles to London to Berlin are full of people with their dollars and pounds and euros. We wonder: Which nation spent the most on international tourism in 2013?

A. United States
B. Germany
C. China
D. Russia

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