Most Americans Can't Get Over 65% On This World Geography Quiz. Can You?

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Answer the questions in this geography quiz to find out how smart you really are and how you weigh up against other Americans.

 Apr 26, 2020

1 of 22Pick your answer!

At about 5.5 miles high, _______ is the tallest mountain in the world.
Mt. Kilimanjaro
Mt. Everest
Mt. McKinley

2 of 22Pick your answer!

This US state is nicknamed The Golden State.
Florida
Alaska
California

3 of 22Pick your answer!

What is the capital city of Spain?
Vienna
Madrid
Valencia

4 of 22Pick your answer!

Would you have to cross an ocean to get to Amsterdam from Paris?
Yes
No

5 of 22Pick your answer!

Cairo is the capital city of which country?
Morocco
Iran
Egypt

6 of 22Pick your answer!

Which of these Italian regions is NOT on the mainland?
Florence
Tuscany
Sicily

7 of 22Pick your answer!

______ is the only country that is also a continent.
Australia
USA
Europe

8 of 22Pick your answer!

What is the capital city of China?
Shanghai
Shenzhen
Beijing

9 of 22Pick your answer!

People from this nation are nicknamed "Kiwis".
The Philippines
New Zealand
Thailand

10 of 22Pick your answer!

Which river flows through Paris, France?
Seine
Tigris
Thames

11 of 22Pick your answer!

Which of these is a territory of the United States, but not a state?
Cuba
Puerto Rico
Mexico

12 of 22Pick your answer!

What is the official language of Brazil?
Brazilian
Spanish
Portuguese

13 of 22Pick your answer!

T/F: Alaska is an island.
True
False

14 of 22Pick your answer!

Which of these countries is the furthest North?
The Netherlands
Sweden
Denmark

15 of 22Pick your answer!

What is the capital city of Argentina?
Buenos Aires
Salta
Mendoza

16 of 22Pick your answer!

Where would you go to see Machu Picchu?
Peru
Chile
Mexico

17 of 22Pick your answer!

Madagascar is an island off the coast of _______.
South America
Australia
Africa

18 of 22Pick your answer!

Jakarta is the capital of which city?
Indonesia
China
Japan

19 of 22Pick your answer!

On which continent can the Himalayas be found?
South America
Asia
Africa

20 of 22Pick your answer!

This imaginary line is officially the halfway point between the North Pole and the South Pole.
The equator
The Western hemisphere
Longitude 52

21 of 22Pick your answer!

Which of the following is also known as the 'salt sea'?
The Dead Sea
The Pacific
The Mediterranean

22 of 22Pick your answer!

Which of the following countries is NOT in Europe?
Morocco
Romania
Croatia
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