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By Dberman | Last updated: Feb 22, 2013
| Total Attempts: 945
They walk among us, these slightly odd people. If there’s a map on an office wall, they can’t help drifting over to stare at it dreamily, with eyes slightly glazed over. They read road atlases not at truck stops when they’re lost, but for pleasure on a rainy afternoon at home. They have favorite and least favorite world map projections. (Mercator, boo! Winkel Tripel, yay!) They are the world’s geographic elite. They are the mapheads.
Are you a maphead? We’ve asked 74-time Jeopardy! champion Ken Jennings to put together a tricky test of world geography knowledge so you can find out.
When it comes time for a vacation there a lot of places that people wish to visit but never get the chance to. Have you ever been to a safari or visited white sandy beaches? Take the quiz below filled with lots of exotic...
Questions: 8 | Attempts: 3676 | Last updated: Feb 12, 2019
When I was a kid, reading road atlases for fun, I realized very quickly that not everyone else shared my obsession with maps and geography—that it is, in fact, considered a little bit weird to actually know where places...
Questions: 15 | Attempts: 1673 | Last updated: Aug 9, 2013