Post Basic Geography Quiz

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Post Basic Geography Quiz

Geography is one of the most interesting subjects that a person can undertake. The post test below is designed to test how much you understood on basic geography these past few months. Give it a try and see if you are ready for the final exams that are just around the corner.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the name for the most southern point on the earth? 
    • A. 

      Australia

    • B. 

      South Pole

    • C. 

      South Africa

  • 2. 
    What is the name for the imaginary parallel lines that run east to west around the world and never meet?
    • A. 

      Longitude lines

    • B. 

      Latitude lines

    • C. 

      Border lines

  • 3. 
    What the name for the lines that are not parallel and meet at the North and South Poles?
    • A. 

      Latitude lines

    • B. 

      Longitude lines

    • C. 

      Border lines

  • 4. 
    What continent is actually attached by land to Asia?
    • A. 

      Europe

    • B. 

      Antarctica

    • C. 

      Australia

  • 5. 
    What ocean is the largest ocean?
    • A. 

      Atlantic

    • B. 

      Pacific

    • C. 

      Indian

  • 6. 
  • 7. 
    How many countries are there in Africa?
    • A. 

      One

    • B. 

      56

    • C. 

      15

  • 8. 
    How many countries are there in Australia?
    • A. 

      One

    • B. 

      Three

    • C. 

      Six

  • 9. 
    • A. 

      Europe

    • B. 

      Asia

    • C. 

      Australia

  • 10. 
    The imaginary line that runs around the middle of the earth is called the
    • A. 

      Tropic of Capricorn

    • B. 

      Equator

    • C. 

      Prime Meridian

  • 11. 
    No one except scientists live on Antartica because it is too cold.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    Australia is the smallest continent by size.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    Some animals one could find in Africa are kangaroos and koala bears.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    The longest river in the world is the Nile River in Egypt.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    This is a picture of what the world world would look like if it was chopped in have at the Equator. It shows the ..... 
    • A. 

      Western and Eastern hemispheres

    • B. 

      Northern and Southern hemispheres