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!

 Sep 11, 2018

1 of 35Pick the correct answer!

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

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

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

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

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Which continent has the most countries?
Africa
South America
Asia

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

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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?
Hawaii
Japan
India

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

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Which continent covers all four hemispheres?
Africa
Europe
South America

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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?
Ecuador
Peru
Brazil

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Which ocean surrounds Japan?
Pacific
Atlantic
Indian

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

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

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Which country is also a continent?
Russia
United States
Australia

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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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.
90
0
100

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

27 of 35Pick the correct answer!

What is the largest Scandinavian country?
Sweden
Denmark
Finland

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?
Auckland
Christchurch
Wellington

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Montego Bay is on which Caribbean island?
Jamaica
Cuba
Antigua

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

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In which ocean are the Maldives found?
Pacific
Atlantic
Indian

33 of 35Pick the correct answer!

Which artificial waterway connects the Pacific Ocean to the Atlantic Ocean?
The Erie Canal
The Suez Canal
The Panama 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?
Asia
Greenland
South America
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