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?
Arizona
Texas
South Dakota

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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?
Denmark
Greece
France

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Which continent has the most countries?
Africa
Asia
South America

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

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What is the most populated continent?
Asia
North America
Africa

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

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

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Which continent covers all four hemispheres?
Europe
Africa
South America

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

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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?
Atlantic
Pacific
Indian

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

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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?
United States
Australia
Russia

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

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

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

20 of 35Pick the correct answer!

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

21 of 35Pick the correct answer!

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

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

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

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The world is divided into _____ hemispheres.
4
8
6

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

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

27 of 35Pick the correct answer!

What is the largest Scandinavian country?
Denmark
Sweden
Finland

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

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What is the capital of New Zealand?
Auckland
Wellington
Christchurch

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Montego Bay is on which Caribbean island?
Cuba
Jamaica
Antigua

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

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In which ocean are the Maldives found?
Atlantic
Pacific
Indian

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

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

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