Mountains Of The World

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Mountain Quizzes & Trivia

Test over the Mountain Ranges and highest mountains of the world.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The longest mountain chain in the world that stretches 4,500 miles from the southern tip of Chile to the Caribbean coast of Venezuela.
    • A. 

      Andes Mountains

    • B. 

      Appalachian Mountains

    • C. 

      Atlas Mountains

  • 2. 
    These mounains are very old and their peaks have greatly eroded. They extend from Alabama to The Gulf of St. Lawrence in the United States.
    • A. 

      Rocky Mountains

    • B. 

      Ural Mountains

    • C. 

      Appalachian Mountains

  • 3. 
    These mountains run in a straight line for over 1,000. miles and form the border between the continents of Europe and Asia.
    • A. 

      The Alps

    • B. 

      Himalayas

    • C. 

      Ural Mountains

  • 4. 
    These mountains stretch along the north African coast and block coastal rains creating the Sahara desert.
    • A. 

      Atlas Mountains

    • B. 

      Adirondack Mountains

    • C. 

      The Alps

  • 5. 
    These mountains are young mountains stretch from Yugoslavia to France and are the mountains in Switzerland.
    • A. 

      The Urals

    • B. 

      The Himalayas

    • C. 

      The Alps

  • 6. 
    This massive mountain range of central Asia is called the "rooftop of the world" in Tibet. It has the highest mountains in the world.
    • A. 

      Himalayas

    • B. 

      Atlas

    • C. 

      Rockies

  • 7. 
    This mountain range stretch from Alaska to Mexico and are rich in mineral resources including gold.
    • A. 

      Appalachian

    • B. 

      Rockies

    • C. 

      Urals

  • 8. 
    A large collection of mountain ranges is called a cordillera. Mark all the mountain ranges that make up the cordillera in the Western Hemisphere.
    • A. 

      Andes, Rockies and Appalachian Mountains

    • B. 

      Rockies, Atlas and Ural Mountains

    • C. 

      Appalachian and Andes Mountains

    • D. 

      Rockies and Andes Mountains

  • 9. 
    This ancient volcano is a snow covered peak near the equator in Africa.
    • A. 

      Mount Everest

    • B. 

      Aconcagua

    • C. 

      Mount Kilimanjaro

  • 10. 
    This mountain was called "The Great One" by Native Americans in Alaska.
    • A. 

      Mont Blanc

    • B. 

      Mount McKinley

    • C. 

      Mount Everest

  • 11. 
    This is the highest peak in the Western Hemisphere. Zurbriggen of Switzerland first reached the top in January of 1897.
    • A. 

      Mount Everest

    • B. 

      Aconcagua

    • C. 

      Mount Kilimanjaro

  • 12. 
    This is the highest peak in Europe. It was the first high peak in the wold to be "conquered" in 1786 without any modern equipment used by climbers today.
    • A. 

      Mont Blanc

    • B. 

      Mount McKinley

    • C. 

      Mount Everest

  • 13. 
    These mountains are not the highest but they separate the Iberian Peninsula (Spain and Portugal) from France.
    • A. 

      Adirondack Mountains

    • B. 

      Ural Mountains

    • C. 

      Pyrenees Mountains

  • 14. 
    This mountain is 29,028 feet and is revered by the followers of the Buddhist religion. There are two monasteries--one in Nepal and one in Tibet-- that have been built facing the peak.
    • A. 

      Mount Everest

    • B. 

      Mount McKinley

    • C. 

      The Matterhorn

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