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WASHINGTON, D.C. (AP) -- What city, divided by a river of the same name, was the imperial capital of Vietnam?

The answer to this question -- Hue -- won 14-year-old Caitlin Snaring from Redmond, Wash., a $25,000 college scholarship Wednesday at the 19th annual National Geographic Bee. Caitlin is only the second girl to win in the bee's history.

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Wouldn't it be nice if everyone sent her a postcard from their city/region/country, congratulating her on her win?

I bet she knows more about geography (capitals, countries, rivers, etc.) than me, who majored in it.

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No Hue! That's excellent.

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wow, impressive! where would you even begin to study?! that's a lot of geography!




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