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World Geography Trivia Quiz

Instructions: Answer each question to the best of your ability. Once you select an answer, you will then find out if it is correct or not. There will also be an explanation to help you learn more about history. An orange “Continue” button will appear and allow you to move to the next question.

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The Ivory Coast is located in what continent?
Asia
Australia
Africa
South America

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What is the official name for the region of land often called the North Pole?
The Indus Valley
The Sub-Sahara
The Antarctic
The Arctic

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What types of trees make up coniferous forests throughout the world?
Murtah trees
Gum trees
Palms
Evergreens

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Ape Canyon is an infamous folkloric spot where multiple people have claimed they encountered sasquatches. In what nation is Ape Canyon?
The U.S.A.
France
Morocco
Mexico

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The Rock of Gibraltar is located on the southern edge of what peninsula?
The California Peninsula
The Iberian Peninsula
The Baltic Peninsula
The Korean Peninsula

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The Rock of Gibraltar and Monte Hacho to its south form what collection of maritime landmarks?
The Bermuda Triangle
The Pillars of Hercules
The McPhearson Points
The Eyes of God

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Is Zanzibar currently a country?
Yes
No

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The Ganges River originates in what country?
Sudan
Yemen
India
Greece

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The Caucasus Mountains generally form the border between what two continents?
Asia and Europe
North America and South America
Europe and Africa
Australia and Asia

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The Baltic States are named after what geographic feature which is near to them?
The Baltic Desert
The Baltic Valley
The Baltic Mountains
The Baltic Sea

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What river flows through Paris?
The Thames
The Seine
The Volga
The Danube

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What coral atoll is famous for the nuclear testing that happened there following World War Two?
MacArthur's Atoll
The Pelephres Atoll
The Bikini Atoll
The Ohana Atoll

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What nation occupies an island southeast of China's mainland?
Thailand
Taiwan
Mongolia
Nepal

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What longest river in the world is famous for the fact that it flows south-to-north?
The Nile River
The Amazon River
The Yangtze River
The Yellow River

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The Straits of Magellan are located in what continent?
Africa
South America
North America
Asia

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What South American country is the sovereign nation that reaches the furthest south?
Suriname
Venezuela
Brazil
Chile

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Pandas are native to the bamboo forests of what country?
India
China
Taiwan
Indonesia

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Which of the following regions is NOT considered Celtic?
Scotland
Switzerland
Wales
Cornwall

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The Gulf of Mannar separates what country from Sri Lanka?
Russia
Japan
India
Brazil

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What Venezuelan landmark is the world's tallest waterfall?
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Angel Falls
Sainted Falls
Heaven's Falls
Holy Falls

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What massive body of water in Utah is famous for being the settling grounds of the Mormon religion?
Lake Bacal
Lake Victoria
The Great Salt Lake
Lake Champlain

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The land bridge which allowed the first humans to enter North America is believed to have formed at what point between Alaska and Russia?
The Bering Strait
The Baltic Strait
The Bali Strait
The Baril Strait

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Although the Canary Islands are considered property of Spain, they are directly off the coast of what country?
Madagascar
Sudan
United Arab Emirates
Morocco

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The Equator is at what point of latitude?
Zero degrees
Twenty degrees
Ninety degrees
Fifty degrees

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What is the term for a geographical feature which is a narrow piece of land with water on both sides that connects two larger land areas?
An isthmus
An atoll
A peninsula
A strait

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Along the coasts of many northern Pacific regions, what types of fish are known for making "runs" upstream to lay their eggs?
Trout
Salmon
Pike
Largemouth bass

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Wilkes Land, Victoria Land, and Ellsworth Land are all regions of what continent?
Asia
Antarctica
South America
Europe

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What is the name of the largest freshwater lake in Africa?
Lake Victoria
Lake Bacal
Lake Zanza
The Great Lake of Congo

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What Celtic island sits between Ireland and Britain within the Irish Sea?
The Isle of Man
Wales
The Sandwich Isles
The Brandenburgh Island

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The Straits of Gibraltar connect the Atlantic Ocean to what sea?
The Adriatic Sea
The Mediterranean Sea
The Dead Sea
The Red Sea

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