What Do You Know About Brazil? Trivia Quiz

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Brazil is the fifth most populous and largest country in both South America and Latin America. Brasilia is the capital of Brazil, and Sao Paulo is the most populated city. Brazil is considered to be the fastest emerging economy and the ninth largest GDP in the world. This quiz has been designed to test your knowledge about the culture, geography of Brazil. Read all the questions and choose the right answer. Let's take the quiz and explore. All the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    What is the population of Brazil?

    • A.

      184,200,000

    • B.

      256,988,000

    • C.

      100,000.000

    • D.

      145,000,000

    • E.

      321,000,101

    Correct Answer
    A. 184,200,000
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 184,200,000.

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  • 2. 

    Luiz ___ de silva is the president of Brazil.

    Correct Answer
    A. Inacio C. Juan B. Jorge D. Julio B. jorge
    Explanation
    The correct answer is A. Inacio. The name "Luiz Inacio de Silva" is a reference to Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, who served as the President of Brazil from 2003 to 2010.

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  • 3. 

    ________ is Brazil's most common religion.

    Correct Answer
    A. Roman Catholicism B. Hinduism C. Islam D. Buddhism
    Explanation
    The most common religion in Brazil is Roman Catholicism. This is due to the historical influence of Portuguese colonization, as well as the fact that the majority of the Brazilian population identifies as Catholic.

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  • 4. 

    What is Brazil's type of government?

    • A.

      Democratic

    • B.

      Dictatorship

    • C.

      Monarchy

    • D.

      Anarchy

    • E.

      Federal Republic

    Correct Answer
    E. Federal Republic
    Explanation
    Brazil's type of government is a federal republic. In a federal republic, political authority is divided between a central government and various regional governments. This system allows for a balance of power and promotes decentralization of governance. In Brazil, power is shared between the federal government, state governments, and municipal governments, with each level having its own set of responsibilities and powers. This type of government allows for representation and participation of citizens through elected officials and promotes the protection of individual rights and freedoms.

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  • 5. 

    What two countries doesn't Brazil border?

    Correct Answer
    A. Bolivia and Paraguay. B. Chile and Ecaudor. C. Argentina and Venezuala. D.Columbia and Peru
    Explanation
    Brazil does not share a border with Bolivia and Paraguay. Therefore, the correct answer is A. Bolivia and Paraguay.

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  • 6. 

    What did Brazil gain independence from?

    • A.

      Portugal

    • B.

      Spain

    • C.

      Germany

    • D.

      Norway

    • E.

      China

    Correct Answer
    A. Portugal
    Explanation
    Brazil gained independence from Portugal. Portugal had colonized Brazil in the 16th century and ruled over it for several centuries. However, in 1822, Brazil declared its independence from Portugal and established itself as a separate nation. This marked the end of Portuguese colonial rule in Brazil and the beginning of Brazil's journey as an independent country.

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  • 7. 

    Brazil is located in which part of South America?

    • A.

      Northern

    • B.

      Southern

    • C.

      Eastern

    • D.

      Western

    Correct Answer
    C. Eastern
    Explanation
    Brazil is located in the eastern part of South America. The country is bordered by the Atlantic Ocean to the east, making it geographically situated in the eastern region of the continent. Brazil shares borders with several South American countries, including Venezuela, Colombia, Peru, Bolivia, Paraguay, Argentina, and Uruguay. Its location in the eastern part of South America also influences its climate, with the coastal areas experiencing a tropical climate, while the inland regions have a more temperate climate.

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  • 8. 

    Compared to the rest of the world, Brazil is the ____ largest country.

    • A.

      Tenth

    • B.

      Fifth

    • C.

      Third

    • D.

      Fourteenth

    Correct Answer
    B. Fifth
    Explanation
    Brazil is the fifth largest country compared to the rest of the world. This means that there are only four countries that are larger than Brazil in terms of land area.

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  • 9. 

    Brazil’s coastline is ______ km long.

    • A.

       7,491 km.

    • B.

       5,983 km.

    • C.

       2,892 km.

    • D.

      8,945 km.

    Correct Answer
    A.  7,491 km.
    Explanation
    Brazil's coastline is 7,491 km long. This means that the total length of Brazil's coastline measures 7,491 kilometers.

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  • 10. 

    Which two South American countries do not share boundaries with Brazil?

    • A.

      Chile and Equador

    • B.

      Argentina and Bolivia

    • C.

      Columbia and French Guiana

    • D.

      Paraguay and Peru

    Correct Answer
    A. Chile and Equador
    Explanation
    Chile and Ecuador are the correct answers because they are the only two South American countries that do not share boundaries with Brazil. Argentina and Bolivia share borders with Brazil, as well as Colombia and French Guiana. Paraguay and Peru also share borders with Brazil. Therefore, the only two countries that do not share boundaries with Brazil are Chile and Ecuador.

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