Quiz: Only 1% Of Americans Can Ace This World Geography Challenge. Can You?

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How well do you know world geography? Take this quiz to answer questions about landmarks and locations around the globe to see how much you know!

 Apr 30, 2019

1 of 35Pick the correct answer!

Where can you find the Grand Canyon?
Texas
Arizona
South Dakota

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The longest mountain range, the driest desert, and the highest waterfall can be found in:
Antartica
South America
Australia

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There are more people residing in California than in Canada.
True
False

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Which of these countries does not border Germany?
Greece
Denmark
France

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Which continent has the most countries?
South America
Asia
Africa

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What is the most populated metropolitan city?
Tokyo
San Francisco
London

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What is the most populated continent?
Africa
Asia
North America

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Where can you find the largest volcano in the world?
India
Hawaii
Japan

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What is the name of our planet's largest hot desert?
Sahara
Gobi
Death Valley

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Which continent covers all four hemispheres?
South America
Africa
Europe

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Ninety percent of Earth's population lives in the Northern Hemisphere.
False
True

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If you want to see Machu Picchu, which country do you need to visit?
Peru
Brazil
Ecuador

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Which ocean surrounds Japan?
Pacific
Atlantic
Indian

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What is the smallest country in the world?
Monaco
Philippines
Vatican City

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What is the largest country in the world?
United States of America
Russia
Canada

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Which country is also a continent?
Australia
United States
Russia

17 of 35Pick the correct answer!

The Great Barrier Reef lies off the coast of which continent?
Australia
Africa
North America

18 of 35Pick the correct answer!

Amsterdam is the capital of which European nation?
Germany
Denmark
The Netherlands

19 of 35Pick the correct answer!

Which of these cities lies furthest North?
Oslo
Sydney
New York City

20 of 35Pick the correct answer!

Until recently, Americans couldn't visit what Caribbean country?
Jamaica
Peru
Cuba

21 of 35Pick the correct answer!

What two countries is Mount Everest located in?
Thailand and Malaysia
Mongolia and Kazakhstan
China and Nepal

22 of 35Pick the correct answer!

What continent is known for its diamond production?
Africa
Asia
North America

23 of 35Pick the correct answer!

What is the name of the supercontinent that existed before the Big Boom?
Pangea
Antarctica
Hemisphere

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The world is divided into _____ hemispheres.
4
6
8

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The Equator is the line of ___ degrees latitude.
100
90
0

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Which ocean does the Amazon River empty into?
Pacific
Indian
Atlantic

27 of 35Pick the correct answer!

What is the largest Scandinavian country?
Finland
Denmark
Sweden

28 of 35Pick the correct answer!

What is the largest island in the world?
Greenland
Madagascar
Iceland

29 of 35Pick the correct answer!

What is the capital of New Zealand?
Christchurch
Auckland
Wellington

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Montego Bay is on which Caribbean island?
Antigua
Jamaica
Cuba

31 of 35Pick the correct answer!

Which is the highest mountain range that lies exclusively in Europe?
The Rockies
The Himalayas
The Alps

32 of 35Pick the correct answer!

In which ocean are the Maldives found?
Atlantic
Indian
Pacific

33 of 35Pick the correct answer!

Which artificial waterway connects the Pacific Ocean to the Atlantic Ocean?
The Panama Canal
The Erie Canal
The Suez Canal

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Which is the longest river in the world?
Amazon
Nile
Mississippi

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Which is NOT one of the seven continents?
South America
Asia
Greenland
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