Geography Trivia Questions #28Printable Geography Trivia Quiz
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Not only the largest city in Nicaragua in terms of population and geographic size, it is also the capital.
Managua - The motto of Nicaragua is "In God We Trust".
Carved into the mountains of Ifugao, in which country would you find the Banaue Rice Terraces?
Philippines - Commonly referred to as the 'Eighth Wonder of the World', the terraces are over 2,000 years old.
In which US state would you find Central Valley?
a. South Dakota
b. New Hampshire
California - This valley is over 450 miles long.
What is the national language of Turkey?
Turkish - The capital of Turkey is Ankara.
Stretching for approximately 1,050 miles, where are the Barisan Mountains located?
Indonesia - Covered with dense jungle, there are 35 active volcanoes throughout the Barisan Mountains.
What colors make up the Egyptian flag?
a. White and red
b. Red, white and black
c. Green yellow and white
d. White green and red
Red, white and black - The flag has the Egyptian coat of arms in the center.
Approximately how many islands make up the Philippines?
a. 3, 000
b. 5, 050
c. 10, 000
d. 7, 100
7, 100 - The Philippines consists of 7,107 islands.
Customarily called the "King's Island," Male is the capital of which nation?
b. Saint Martin
Maldives - The Maldives are in the Indian Ocean.
Emptying into Lake Turkana, where is the Omo River located?
d. Southern Africa
Ethiopia - This river is entirely contained within the boundaries of Ethiopia.
Cape Cod is located in which state?
Massachusetts - There are over 3,000 shipwrecks off the coast of Cape Cod.
Located in the Atlantic Ocean, which nation owns Lanzarote Island?
Spain - The dimensions of Lanzarote are 37 miles from north to south and 16 miles from west to east.
Which nation used to be called Ceylon from 1948 to 1972?
c. Sri Lanka
d. South Africa
Sri Lanka - Sri Lanka's documented history spans over 3,000 years.
What is the highest point in Mexico and the third highest in North America?
a. Pico de Orizaba
b. Volcan Matlalcueyetl
c. Cerro Ajusco
d. Nevado de Colima
Pico de Orizaba - Pico de Orizaba is located in the Cordiller Mountain Range.
Auckland is the largest city in which country?
c. New Zealand
New Zealand - The most populous city in New Zealand, Auckland is located on the North Island.
Luanda is the capital of which nation?
Angola - Angola is the seventh largest country on the African continent.
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