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(CNN Student News) -- February 20, 2009

Where in the world? -- You've heard many different places mentioned this week on CNN Student News. Show you know your news by identifying the location described in each clue. Write your answers in the space provided.

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1. This South American nation voted on a referendum to do away with presidential term limits.

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2. This is the oldest historically black college or university in the U.S.

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3. President Barack Obama is planning to send an additional 17,000 U.S. troops to this nation.

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4. Continental Connection Flight 3407 crashed in a suburb of this U.S. city.

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5. President Obama visited this country on his first international trip since taking office.

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6. A sheriff from this U.S. state declared that a photograph appearing to show Michael Phelps smoking marijuana is not enough evidence to prosecute the Olympic swimmer.

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7. A man convicted of blinding a woman with acid has been sentenced to suffer the same fate in this country.

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8. A rail station in this European country has established a "No Kissing Zone."

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9. Israeli tennis player Shahar Peer was denied a visa to participate in a tournament in this Middle Eastern city.

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10. Doctors from this Detroit, Michigan hospital Twittered about a new surgical procedure as they performed it.

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