EnvironmentTravel Geography quiz | True or false: Indonesia comprises 17 islands Originally published January 4, 2014 at 7:01 pm Updated January 4, 2014 at 9:01 pm Share story By Seattle Times staff Test your geography smarts with this quiz: Q: True or false: The archipelago of Indonesia comprises 17 islands. A: False. Indonesia comprises more than 17,000 islands, more than 900 of which are permanently inhabited. Seattle Times staff Email Newsletter Signup Custom-curated news highlights, delivered weekday mornings. Morning Brief Breaking News View Comments No personal attacks or insults, no hate speech, no profanity. Please keep the conversation civil and help us moderate this thread by reporting any abuse. See our Commenting FAQ. Powered by Livefyre The opinions expressed in reader comments are those of the author only, and do not reflect the opinions of The Seattle Times.