Brain Teaser – Where Do You Come From?

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This week’s brainteaser is about the inhabitants and natives of particular places – people born or living in specific countries, cities or regions. Can you say which place these people were born in or are resident in? Need help? Use Credo Reference Online, easy and quick to use!

1. Londoner.

2. Athenian.

3. Oxonian.

4. Brummie or Brummy.

5. Cantabrigian.

6. Scouse or Scouser.

7. Breton.

8. Hibernian.

9. Hoosier.

10. Canuck.

How did you do?

0 – 1 Mmmm, not exactly brilliant.
2 – 5 A reasonable stab.
6 – 8 A good showing. But there’s still room for improvement!
9 – 10 You really know your stuff. Well done!

Questions set by Tony Augarde (


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