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World Cup True/False

Can you determine whether the following statements are true or false about the FIFA World Cup?
Questions are about the men's world cup unless specifically stated.
Matches that went to penalties are counted as draws.
According to the WorldFootball.net All-Time league table, and Wikipedia for individual team stats and cross-checking.
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Last updated: February 27, 2023
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1. Sweden has won a World Cup.
True
False
Sweden hosted and lost in the final in 1958.
2. Switzerland has played more games at the World Cup than the United States.
True
False
3. Bulgaria has reached the semifinals in a World Cup.
True
False
Bulgaria finished fourth in 1994, finishing second in their group, beating Mexico on penalties and Germany 2-1.
4. Argentina has won more games than France in the World Cup.
True
False
Argentina has 47 wins compared to France's 39.
5. Hungary has scored at least 60 goals in the World Cup.
True
False
Hungary has scored 87 goals in the World Cup, despite not winning the title and not appearing since 1986. They scored 27 goals in the 1954 World Cup alone.
6. All the sovereign nations of the UK have qualified for the World Cup.
True
False
7. A Caribbean island nation has qualified for the World Cup.
True
False
Cuba 1938, Haiti 1974, Jamaica 1998, Trinidad and Tobago 2006
8. The World Cup has been hosted in every continent except Antarctica.
True
False
A World Cup has not been hosted in Oceania.
9. No colonies have ever qualified for the World Cup.
True
False
Dutch East Indies, 1938
10. Every country that borders Romania has qualified for the World Cup.
True
False
Moldova has never qualified for the World Cup.
11. Brazil have appeared in every World Cup.
True
False
22 in a row.
12. Every CONMEBOL member has qualified for the World Cup.
True
False
Guyana and Suriname are not part of CONMEBOL, but Venezuela is and has have never qualified.
13. France missed qualifying for 4 World Cups since 1970. (including 1970)
True
False
14. Brazil has lost to England at the World Cup.
True
False
None of these went to penalties if you were wondering. However, Brazil lost to Norway in their only meeting in the World Cup, 2-1 in 1998.
15. There has never been a scoreless draw in the final of the World Cup. (game would be decided on penalties)
True
False
1994 Brazil 0-0 Italy (Brazil wins 3-2 on penalties)
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Level 34
Jun 10, 2022
Good quiz!
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Level 55
Jun 14, 2022
Thanks. I've been making FIFA World Cup quizzes for a while but this is my first True/False or multiple choice quiz.
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Level 72
Mar 2, 2023
Amazing quiz, 100% but the questions are pitched at just the right level of difficulty for me, not too easy, not too obscure. Thanks a lot.
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Level 56
Mar 2, 2023
Is it just me, or does the explanation for question 14 not make sense? The question is about Brazil losing to England, while the answer is about penalties and Norway...
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Level 55
Mar 2, 2023
The answer explanation is just a little side note/fun fact, I can work on making it more clear.
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Level 39
Mar 2, 2023
Great quiz but Q 13 is maybe a bit ambiguous - I thought you meant 4 World Cups in a row.