world geography

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1. Which is the largest desert in the world?

  1. Sahara
  2. Gobi
  3. Arabian
  4. Kalahari

2. Which river is the longest in the world?

  1. Nile
  2. Amazon
  3. Mississippi
  4. Yangtze

3. Which continent is known as the “Land of Kangaroos”?

  1. Africa
  2. South America
  3. Australia
  4. Europe

4. Mount Everest, the highest peak in the world, is located in which mountain range?

  1. Rocky Mountains
  2. Andes
  3. Himalayas
  4. Alps

5. Which ocean is the largest and deepest on Earth?

  1. Pacific Ocean
  2. Indian Ocean
  3. Atlantic Ocean
  4. Arctic Ocean

6. Which country is known as the “Land of the Rising Sun”?

  1. China
  2. Japan
  3. Thailand
  4. South Korea

7. The Great Barrier Reef, the world’s largest coral reef system, is located off the coast of which country?

  1. Brazil
  2. Australia
  3. Indonesia
  4. Philippines

8. What is the capital city of Canada?

  1. Toronto
  2. Ottawa
  3. Montreal
  4. Vancouver

9. Which is the smallest continent in the world?

  1. Asia
  2. Africa
  3. Europe
  4. Australia

10. Which river flows through the Grand Canyon?

  1. Colorado River
  2. Mississippi River
  3. Amazon River
  4. Nile River

11. Which desert is located in South America?

  1. Sahara
  2. Atacama
  3. Kalahari
  4. Arabian

12. What is the capital city of South Africa?

  1. Johannesburg
  2. Cape Town
  3. Pretoria
  4. Durban

13. Which is the longest river in Europe?

  1. Danube
  2. Rhine
  3. Volga
  4. Thames

14. The city of Venice is built on a group of islands in which country?

  1. Italy
  2. Greece
  3. Spain
  4. Croatia

15. The city of Istanbul is located on two continents. Which continents are they?

  1. Europe and Asia
  2. Africa and Europe
  3. Asia and Africa
  4. North America and Europe

16. The Panama Canal connects which two oceans?

  1. Atlantic and Pacific
  2. Indian and Pacific
  3. Atlantic and Indian
  4. Arctic and Atlantic

17. Which country is known as the “Land of Fire and Ice”?

  1. Iceland
  2. Greenland
  3. Norway
  4. Finland

18. The Amazon rainforest is primarily located in which South American country?

  1. Brazil
  2. Peru
  3. Colombia
  4. Venezuela

19. Lake Baikal, the deepest freshwater lake in the world, is located in which country?

  1. Russia
  2. Canada
  3. China
  4. Mongolia

20. Which mountain range stretches across seven countries in Europe?

  1. Alps
  2. Pyrenees
  3. Carpathians
  4. Apennines

21. Which African country is known as the “Pearl of Africa”?

  1. Kenya
  2. Tanzania
  3. Uganda
  4. Ethiopia

22. What is the capital city of Argentina?

  1. Santiago
  2. Buenos Aires
  3. Lima
  4. Bogotá

23. Which is the largest island in the Mediterranean Sea?

  1. Sardinia
  2. Sicily
  3. Cyprus
  4. Crete

24. The city of Rio de Janeiro is located in which South American country?

  1. Argentina
  2. Brazil
  3. Chile
  4. Peru

25. Which river is considered the lifeline of Egypt?

  1. Tigris
  2. Nile
  3. Euphrates
  4. Jordan

26. Which country is the largest producer of coffee in the world?

  1. Brazil
  2. Colombia
  3. Vietnam
  4. Ethiopia

27. The city of Auckland is located in which country?

  1. Australia
  2. New Zealand
  3. Fiji
  4. Papua New Guinea

28. What is the capital city of Thailand?

  1. Bangkok
  2. Jakarta
  3. Manila
  4. Kuala Lumpur

29. The Dead Sea, known for its high salt content, is located between which two countries?

  1. Israel and Jordan
  2. Israel and Egypt
  3. Jordan and Egypt
  4. Israel and Syria

30. Which is the highest waterfall in the world?

  1. Angel Falls
  2. Niagara Falls
  3. Victoria Falls
  4. Iguazu Falls

31. The Great Wall of China stretches across which Chinese provinces?

  1. Hunan and Hubei
  2. Shaanxi and Shandong
  3. Gansu and Qinghai
  4. Beijing and Tianjin

32. Which country is known as the “Land of a Thousand Lakes”?

  1. Finland
  2. Sweden
  3. Norway
  4. Canada

33. The city of Sydney is located in which Australian state?

  1. Queensland
  2. New South Wales
  3. Victoria
  4. Western Australia

34. Which river is known as “The River of Sorrows”?

  1. Yangtze
  2. Huang He (Yellow River)
  3. Indus
  4. Ganges

35. Mount Kilimanjaro, the highest peak in Africa, is located in which country?

  1. Kenya
  2. Tanzania
  3. Uganda
  4. Ethiopia

36. What is the capital city of Spain?

  1. Barcelona
  2. Madrid
  3. Seville
  4. Valencia

37. Which country is known as the “Land of the Rising Sun”?

  1. China
  2. Japan
  3. South Korea
  4. Thailand

38. What is the currency of Brazil?

  1. Peso
  2. Real
  3. Dollar
  4. Yen

39. Which European city is known as the “City of Love”?

  1. Paris
  2. Rome
  3. Vienna
  4. Prague

40. What is the largest country by land area in the world?

  1. Russia
  2. Canada
  3. China
  4. United States

41. Which river is the longest in Asia?

  1. Yangtze
  2. Mekong
  3. Irrawaddy
  4. Yangtze

42. What is the capital city of Australia?

  1. Sydney
  2. Melbourne
  3. Brisbane
  4. Canberra

43. Which of the following countries is NOT located in Africa?

  1. Madagascar
  2. Nigeria
  3. Egypt
  4. Sri Lanka

44. The city of Dubai is located in which country?

  1. Qatar
  2. Saudi Arabia
  3. Oman
  4. United Arab Emirates

45. What is the largest continent by land area?

  1. Europe
  2. Africa
  3. North America
  4. Asia

46. Which country is known as the “Land of the Midnight Sun”?

  1. Canada
  2. Sweden
  3. Norway
  4. Finland

47. What is the capital city of Germany?

  1. Frankfurt
  2. Munich
  3. Berlin
  4. Hamburg

48. The city of Marrakech is located in which country?

  1. Algeria
  2. Tunisia
  3. Morocco
  4. Libya

49. What is the national animal of Australia?

  1. Kangaroo
  2. Koala
  3. Emu
  4. Platypus

50. Which ocean is located to the east of Africa?

  1. Atlantic Ocean
  2. Indian Ocean
  3. Pacific Ocean
  4. Arctic Ocean

51. Which country is famous for the ancient ruins of Machu Picchu?

  1. Peru
  2. Chile
  3. Bolivia
  4. Ecuador

52. What is the largest city in Canada by population?

  1. Toronto
  2. Vancouver
  3. Montreal
  4. Ottawa

53. Which mountain range separates Europe and Asia?

  1. Andes
  2. Rocky Mountains
  3. Ural Mountains
  4. Appalachian Mountains

54. What is the currency of South Africa?

  1. Rand
  2. Pula
  3. Shilling
  4. Real

55. Which planet is known as the “Red Planet”?

  1. Venus
  2. Jupiter
  3. Mars
  4. Saturn

56. What is the longest river in South America?

  1. Amazon
  2. Orinoco
  3. Parana
  4. Magdalena

57. Which country is known as the “Land of the Rising Sun”?

  1. China
  2. Japan
  3. South Korea
  4. Thailand

58. What is the currency of Switzerland?

  1. Euro
  2. Swiss Franc
  3. Pound Sterling
  4. Dollar

59. What is the national animal of Canada?

  1. Beaver
  2. Caribou
  3. Grizzly Bear
  4. Canadian Goose

60. Which country is known as the “Land of a Thousand Lakes”?

  1. Finland
  2. Sweden
  3. Norway
  4. Canada