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Quiz: Do You Have a Grasp of World Geography?

Do you see yourself as a man or woman of the world? Then how about you test that geographical knowledge of yours as you take on our Geography Trivia Quiz!
 
Machu Piccu
 
 
What is the capital of Peru?
Lima is the capital city of Peru, and is home to a whopping 8.4 million people.
Sucre
Lima
Caracas
Santiago
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The Southern Ocean surrounds which continent?
The Southern Ocean surrounds the continent farthest South, and that is Antarctica.
South America
Australia
Antarctica
Africa
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Which state of the United States is the smallest?
Rhode Island has an area of 3,140 square kilometres, making it the smallest state.
Maine
Delaware
Connecticut
Rhode Island
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Where is the lowest point (on land) on the earth located?
The Dead Sea, located between Israel and Jordan, is the lowest place on earth, 427 meters below sea.
Death Valley, California
Grand Canyon, Arizona
Dead Sea, Israel
Qattara, Egypt
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In which U.S. state would you find Mount Rushmore?
The famous Mount Rushmore, showing the faces of 4 American Presidents, can be found in South Dakota
North Carolina
South Carolina
South Dakota
Kansas
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By area, what is the smallest ocean in the world?
The Arctic Ocean is the smallest ocean in the world.
The Indian Ocean
The Arctic Ocean
The Atlantic Ocean
The Southern Ocean
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What canal connects the Pacific Ocean to the Atlantic Ocean?
The famous Panama Canal connects two mighty oceans.
The Panama Canal
The English Channel
The Suez Canal
The Hoi An Canal
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Which desert is the largest in the world?
The largest desert is not of sand but snow and ice, the Antarctic.
Sahara Desert
Arabian Desert
Antarctic Polar Desert
Gobi Desert
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What is the name of the Spanish islands that lie off the Northwest coast of Africa?
The Canary Islands, a volcanic archipelago off the coast of northwestern Africa, are among Spain’s farthest-flung territories.
The Cook Islands
The Cayman Islands
The Saronic Islands
The Canary Islands
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Which country has the longest land border?
China has a land border of 13,743 miles (22,117 km).
Russia
Canada
China
Brazil
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What city connects two continents?
Istanbul connects Asia on the East and Europe on the West
Istanbul
Singapore
Hong Kong
Cairo
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Which country lies on the border between Spain and France?
Andorra is a tiny (468 sq. km) independent principality situated between France and Spain in the Pyrenees mountains.
Gibraltar
Andorra
Portugal
Barcelona
 
 
What is the SECOND largest country by land mass?
With the first being Russia, Canada is the second largest land mass, although it only has a population of 35 million.
Brazil
United States
China
Canada
You can stand to improve your knowledge!
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Not a great score, which means it may be time to brush up a bit on your Geography general knowledge. How about giving it another try, or have a look at your results to see the mistakes you made? We included explanations! Remember, it's never too late to brush up on your general knowledge.
You Did Really Well!
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We're not saying you didn't make some mistakes, but you seem to have a good grasp of world Geography. That said, have a look at your wrong answers and learn something new. Remember, it's great to keep learning. Good for you!
Are You a Geography Teacher??
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Tell us the truth... Are you now, or have you ever been, a GEOGRAPHY TEACHER? We won't tell... Your knowledge is very impressive. Share your knowledge with others and don't forget to always keep testing yourself, it's the best way to keep being ahead of the curve. Good for you!

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