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Most Googled Questions in 2016

Google's Most Searched Questions of 2016

It's been the year of Brexit, Trump and Pokémon GO, but the stuff we ask Google isn't always trending or topical. Frankly, some of it is pretty personal (green poop?), but that's the beauty of Google, right? You can ask it anything, and it will send you a judgement-free answer.

Scroll for the where's, what's, why's and how's we asked Google this year.

Why is . . .

  1. Why is there a leap day
  2. Why is the sky blue
  3. Why is my internet so slow
  4. Why is my poop green
  5. Why is my computer so slow
  6. Why is Australia in Eurovision
  7. Why is the ocean salty
  8. Why is biodiversity important
  9. Why is my period late
  10. Why is my eye twitching

What is . . .

  1. What is my IP address
  2. What is a plebiscite
  3. What is Pokemon Go
  4. What is the weather today
  5. What is the time
  6. What is all purpose flour
  7. What is love
  8. What is Brexit
  9. What is gluten

How to . . .

  1. How to tie a tie
  2. How to screenshot on mac
  3. How to make pancakes
  4. How to play Pokemon Go
  5. How to draw
  6. How to write a cover letter
  7. How to get rid of pimples
  8. How to download from YouTube
  9. How to lose weight fast
  10. How to write a resume

Where is . . .

  1. Where is NSW
  2. Where is Brussels
  3. Where is my phone
  4. Where is Bora Bora
  5. Where is Rio
  6. Where is Home and Away filmed
  7. Where is Malta
  8. Where is the Great Barrier Reef
  9. Where is Perth
  10. Where is Mount Everest
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