1- Can You Guess?

mexico signImagine you are driving at night somewhere in New York State and you are lost. Suddenly you see a street sign named "Mexico" and panic sets in. Maybe knowing these names and where there are in New York ahead of time might save you the heart attack you could have thinking you where somewhere other than New York State!

How to Play

Try to guess the town name by the hint. Clicking on "(reveal)" displays the answer. After revealing the answer, click on (reveal) again to hide it. "A little knowledge is a dangerous thing!?" -- Some are easy to figure out, others are more difficult. Some of the answers have a tidbit of trivia included as well, garnered from the town’s Wikipedia listing.

About the Game

This game could be fun to play with your family or friends and even could be used in schools as a teaching tool. Suggestion - Open up a Google Map New York State Map in a separate tab /window and look up the town names once revealed. Go ahead and delve deeper by using the Wikipedia link Google Maps provide.

Oops! I thought I was in [ ? ]

Can you guess these New York State town names from the hints provided?

  1. Oops... I thought I was in Greece! - (reveal)
  2. Oops... I thought I was in ancient Turkey! - (reveal)
  3. Oops... I thought I was in the Middle East! - (reveal)
  4. Oops... I thought I was in Italy! - (reveal)
  5. Oops... I thought I was in England! - (reveal)
  6. Oops... I thought I was in France! - (reveal)
  7. Oops... I thought I was in Europe! - (reveal)
  8. Oops... I thought I was in India! - (reveal)
  9. Oops... I thought I was in Africa! - (reveal)
  10. Oops... I thought I was in South America! - (reveal)
  11. Yikes... I thought I was in Massachusetts! - (reveal)
  12. Yikes... I thought I was in Connecticut!- (reveal)
  13. Yikes.. I thought I was in New Jersey! - (reveal)
  14. HINT - (reveal)
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