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Philippines has __ regular regions and __ special regions.

14 & 4

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Only ___ islands from ____ islands are habitable.

800/7107

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What are the special regions?

CAR (Cordillera Administrative Region) , ARMM (Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao), NCR (National Capital Region) , NIR (Negros Island Region)

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Luzon has __ regions

8

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Name of Region 1

Ilocos Region

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Provinces of Region 1 (4, IILP)

Ilocos Sur, Ilocos Norte, La Union, Pangasinan

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Provinces of CAR (6, AABIKM)

Abra, Apayao, Benguet, Ifugao, Kalinga, Mountain Province

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Name of Region 2

Cagayan Valley

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Provinces of Region 2 (5, BCINVQ)

Batanes, Cagayan, Isabela, Nueva Vizcaya, Quirino

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Name of Region 3

Central Luzon

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Provinces of Region 3 (7, ABBNEPTZ)

Aurora, Bataan, Bulacan, Nueva Ecija, Pampanga, Tarlac, Zambales

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Provinces of Region 4-A (CALABARZON, 5)

Cavite, Laguna, Batangas, Rizal, Quezon

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Provinces of Region 4-A (MIMAROPA, 5)

Occidental Mindoro, Oriental Mindoro, Marinduque, Romblon, Palawan

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What are the regions in Luzon?

CAR, Ilocos Region, Cagayan Valley, Central Luzon, CALABARZON, MIMAROPA, Bicol Region, NCR

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Name of Region 5

Bicol Region

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Provinces of Region 5 (6, ACCCMS)

Albay, Camarines Sur, Camarines Norte, Catanduanes, Masbate, Sorsogon

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Special Regions in Luzon (2)

CAR and NCR

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Visayas has __ regions.

4

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What are the regions in Visayas? (WCEN)

Western Visayas, Central Visayas, Eastern Visayas, Negros Island Region

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Name of Region 6

Western Visayas (Panay)

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Provinces of Region 6 (5, AACGI)

Aklan, Antique, Capiz, Guimaras, Iloilo

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Name of Region 7

Central Visayas

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Provinces of Region 7 (3, BCS)

Bohol, Cebu, Siquijor

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Name of Region 8

Eastern Visayas

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Provinces of Region 8 (6, BESSNSLSL)

Biliran, Eastern Samar, Samar, Northern Samar, Leyte, Southern Leyte

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2nd Spanish settlement

Panay Island (Western Visayas)

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Mindanao has __ regions.

6

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What are the regions in Mindanao? (ZPNMDSCA)

Zamboanga Peninsula, Northern Mindanao, Davao Region, SOCCSKSARGEN, Caraga Region, ARMM

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Name of Region 9

Zamboanga Peninsula

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Provinces of Region 9 (4)

Zamboanga Del Norte, Zamboanga Del Sur, Zamboanga SIbugay, City of Isabela

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Name of Region 10

Northern Mindanao

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Provinces of Region 10 (5, BCLMM)

Bukidnon, Camiguin, Lanao Del Norte, Misamis Occidental, Misamis Oriental

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Name of Region 11

Davao Region

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Provinces of Region 11 (4, CDDD)

Compostela Valley, Davao Del Norte, Davao Del Sur, Davao Oriental

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Name of Region 12

SOCCSKSARGEN

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How many provinces do Region 12 have?

4 and 1 city

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SOCCSKSARGEN stands for ____. (5)

South Cotabato, Cotabato, Sultan Kudarat, Sarangani, General Santos City

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Name of Region 13

Caraga Region

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Provinces of Region 13 (5, AADISS)

Agusan Del Norte, Agusan Del Sur, Dinagat Islands, Surigao Del Norte, Surigao Del Sur

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ARMM stands for

Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao

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Provinces of ARMM (5, BLMST)

Basilan, Lanao Del Sur, Maguindanao, Sulu, Tawi Tawi

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New UNESCO Heritage in Davao

Mt. Hamiguitan

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"great spirit"

Kalag (Caraga)

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Protected Hinduism from Spaniards (Christianity), 1st to encounter Spaniards in the Philippines

Pintados

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Reasons for Division of Regions

for good governance

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Maynilad

Miguel Lopez de Legazpi was looking for nilad "water lilies"

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Malacanang

"May Lakan Diyan"