Quiz: Do You Know European Cities With High Population?

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Embark on a journey to discover the bustling urban centers of Europe with our quiz, "Do You Know European Cities With High Population?" Test your knowledge of the continent's vibrant cities, their populations, and the intriguing statistics that shape them. In this quiz, you'll explore the largest cities in Europe.

Learn about the growth of Europe's population over the decades and the unique dynamics of its largest countries. Whether you're a geography enthusiast or simply curious about Europe's urban diversity, this quiz will challenge your understanding of the continent's demographic tapestry. Can you correctly identify the cities, numbers, and trends that Read moredefine Europe's most populous urban centers?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Which city held the title of the largest city in Europe in 2020?

    • A.

      Moscow

    • B.

      Paris

    • C.

      Istanbul

    • D.

      London

    Correct Answer
    C. Istanbul
    Explanation
    Istanbul was the largest city in Europe in 2020 with an estimated urban agglomeration of 15.9 million people, according to Statista.

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  • 2. 

    What was the population of Moscow in 2020, making it the second-largest city in Europe?

    • A.

      11 million

    • B.

      12.5 million

    • C.

      13 million

    • D.

      14 million

    Correct Answer
    B. 12.5 million
    Explanation
    Moscow was the second-largest city in Europe in 2020 with a population of 12.5 million, as reported by Statista.

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  • 3. 

    What was the change in the metro area population of London from 2021 to 2022?

    • A.

      Increase by 1.2%

    • B.

      Decrease by 3.5%

    • C.

      Increase by 7%

    • D.

      Decrease by 1.8%

    Correct Answer
    A. Increase by 1.2%
    Explanation
    Based on data from the United Nations World Population Prospects, the metropolitan population of London witnessed a growth of 1.22% from 2021, reaching 9,541,000 in the year 2022.

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  • 4. 

    Which city ranked third in terms of population among European cities in 2020?

    • A.

      Istanbul

    • B.

      London

    • C.

      Paris

    • D.

      Moscow

    Correct Answer
    C. Paris
    Explanation
    The capital of France, Paris, was the third-largest city in Europe in 2020 with a population of 11 million people, as per Statista.

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  • 5. 

    What is the approximate population density of Monaco, as of 2023?

    • A.

      30,000/km²

    • B.

      5,000/km²

    • C.

      15,000/km²

    • D.

      24,000/km²

    Correct Answer
    D. 24,000/km²
    Explanation
    The population of Monaco is 36,263, along with the population density being 24360 per Km2, based on the 2023 United Nations estimates.

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  • 6. 

    What was the population of London in 2020, making it the fourth-largest city in Europe?

    • A.

      8.5 million

    • B.

      9.3 million

    • C.

      10 million

    • D.

      11 million

    Correct Answer
    B. 9.3 million
    Explanation
    London was the fourth-largest city in Europe in 2020 with a population of 9.3 million people, as reported by Statista.

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  • 7. 

    How much has Europe's population increased from 1950-2020?

    • A.

      100 million

    • B.

      150 million

    • C.

      200 million

    • D.

      250 million

    Correct Answer
    C. 200 million
    Explanation
    Europe's population increased by approximately 200 million people from 1950 to 2020, according to data from Statista.

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  • 8. 

    Which continent overtook Europe in population, becoming the second-most populated continent before the year 2000?

    • A.

      Asia

    • B.

      Africa

    • C.

      North America

    • D.

      South America

    Correct Answer
    B. Africa
    Explanation
    Africa overtook Europe in population before the year 2000, becoming the second-most populated continent, as indicated by Statista.

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  • 9. 

    Which European country has the largest population, as of 2020?

    • A.

      Germany

    • B.

      United Kingdom

    • C.

      Russia

    • D.

      France

    Correct Answer
    C. Russia
    Explanation
    Russia has the largest population in Europe, with approximately 145 million people, according to data from Statista.

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  • 10. 

    Which European micro-state has a population of just 30 thousand, as of 2020?

    • A.

      Luxembourg

    • B.

      San Marino

    • C.

      Monaco

    • D.

      Andorra

    Correct Answer
    B. San Marino
    Explanation
    San Marino, a European micro-state, has a population of just 30 thousand people, according to data from Statista.

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