Geography Trivia Questions #24Free Trivia Questions - Printable Trivia
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Situated at the mouth of Guanabara Bay, where is Sugarloaf Mountain located?
a. Rio de Janeiro
Rio de Janeiro - Sugarloaf Mountain is 396 meters high and overlooks the harbor.
The Republic of Ecuador owns which of these islands?
a. Galapagos Islands
b. Cook Islands
c. Isla Salas
d. Easter Island
Galapagos Islands - Easter Island is owned by Chile.
The island of Jamaica is located in which body of water?
a. Caribbean Sea
b. Kara Sea
c. Bay of Biscay
d. Aegean Sea
Caribbean Sea - The Caribbean Sea is about 2,754,000 km2.
Which of these seas is landlocked?
a. Coral Sea
b. Bali Sea
c. Red Sea
d. Salton Sea
Salton Sea - The Salton Sea is located in Colorado.
Exactly 1.25 miles long, where is the Demerara Harbour Bridge located?
Georgetown - Demerara Harbour Bridge connects the capital city of Georgetown to the West Bank Demerara.
In which of these countries is "mate" a popular beverage?
Uruguay - Mate is a type of herbal tea.
If you wanted to meet a Gaucho, which of these nations would you need to visit?
b. South Africa
Argentina - A Gaucho is the South American version of a cowboy.
Which of these mountain ranges runs through North America?
Rockies - The Rockies run for more than 3,000 miles.
The Vietnam city of Saigon was changed to which name in 1976?
c. Ho Chi Minh City
Ho Chi Minh City - Ho Chi Minh is the largest city in Vietnam.
Vientiane is the capital of which nation?
Laos - Vientiane is located on the Mekong River.
Which state in the U.S. has the most active volcanoes?
Alaska - The United States purchased Alaska from Russia in 1867.
If you travelled from the Atlantic Ocean through the Strait of Gibraltar, which body of water would you be in?
b. Davis Sea
c. Red Sea
d. Timor Sea
Mediterranean - The Strait of Gibraltar is up to 900 meters deep in certain locations.
Which of these rivers flows through Bangladesh and India?
Ganges - Sacred to the Hindus, Ganges is 2,525 km long.
Well known for its amusement parks, Coney Island is a part of which city?
a. New York
d. San Francisco
New York - Coney Island is part of Brooklyn.
Which nation used to be called Abyssinia?
Ethiopia - Ethiopia is part of the Horn of Africa.
Where would you find the Queen Elizabeth Mountain Range?
d. The moon
Antarctica - The Queen Maud and Queen Alexander Ranges are also located in Antarctica.
Yemen is located on which Peninsula?
Arabian - Yemen used to be called Aden.
Budapest is the capital and largest city of which country?
Hungry - Budapest has a population of about 1.75 million.
By what other name is the rock formation "Uluru" known?
b. The Great Pyramid
c. Ayers Rock
d. Easter Island
Ayers Rock - Uluru is a sandstone rock formation located in Australia.
Which country is the world's top coffee producer, producing about 3 million metric tonnes of coffee per year?
Brazil - Brazil is responsible for about a third of all the coffee produced in the world.
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