Harvard Students Freaked Out When They Realised They Didn't Know The Capital Of Canada

The Harvard Crimson recently sent a reporter out onto campus to answer a question that has long plagued the minds of inquiring students — “What is the capital of Canada?”

Fittingly, the only Harvard student to correctly answer “Ottawa” was actually Canadian. Most students, however, fared just as well as I would have — absolutely no clue.

According to CBC, some answers were much better than others: “Some of wrong answers were close; you could forgive an American for thinking that Toronto is the seat of Canada’s government. Some were way off, though. ‘Alberta’?”

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