Definition Of U.S. Geography

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US Geography Quizzes & Trivia

A General Science test on different types of U. S. Geography


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which best describes the Space Needle?
    • A. 

      U.S. Congress Works There

    • B. 

      The Tower Stands 605 Feet And Has A Fabulous Views Of Puget Sound

    • C. 

      A Pre-Historic Megalithic Monument Built In Several Stages

    • D. 

      Famous Volcano

  • 2. 
    Which best describes The Great Wall?
    • A. 

      Third Largest Ocean In The World

    • B. 

      4,500 Miles Long From The Mountains Of Korea To The Gobi Desert

    • C. 

      Seat Of The Roman Catholic Church

    • D. 

      Largest, Protected Mixed Grass Prairie In The United States

  • 3. 
    Which best describes the U.S. Capitol Building?
    • A. 

      Built In Celebration Of The French Revolution

    • B. 

      U.S. Congress Works There

    • C. 

      Figures On The Walls Could Be 1,500 Years Old

    • D. 

      Willem Cornelis Schouten, The First To Sail Around The Cape

  • 4. 
    Which best describes the White House?
    • A. 

      The Nation's Most Sacred Shrine

    • B. 

      Home Of The U.S. President

    • C. 

      Second Largest River In The World

    • D. 

      Flows Into The North Sea

  • 5. 
    Which best describes the Washington Monument?
    • A. 

      The Most Famous Baseball Park In The U.S.

    • B. 

      Made From White Marble Primarily From Baltimore, Maryland

    • C. 

      50.7 Miles Long And 300 Feet Wide

    • D. 

      River Is Ice-Free All Year

  • 6. 
    Which best describes the U.S.S. Arizona Memorial?
    • A. 

      Spans The Mid-Portion Of A Sunken Battleship

    • B. 

      Favorite Resting Place During Westward Expansion Of The United States

    • C. 

      The Most Famous Baseball Park In The U.S.

    • D. 

      The Tower Stands 605 Feet And Has A Fabulous Views Of Puget Sound

  • 7. 
    Which of the following statements is true about the London clock known as "Big Ben"?
    • A. 

      Four Faces Notoriously Inaccurate

    • B. 

      First Told Time In 1776

    • C. 

      Each Clock Dial Is 23 Feet Square

    • D. 

      Was Built By Queen Elizabeth II

  • 8. 
    Which best describes the Great Sphinx?
    • A. 

      The Magic Kingdom

    • B. 

      A Head Of A King Wearing His Headdress And The Body Of A Lion

    • C. 

      Discovered The Planet Pluto In 1930 There

    • D. 

      Seat Of The Roman Catholic Church

  • 9. 
    Which best describes the Taj Mahal?
    • A. 

      A Mausoleum That Is One Of The Most Spectacular Buildings Of The World

    • B. 

      Seat Of The Roman Catholic Church

    • C. 

      Flows Though Nine Countries

    • D. 

      Roughly The Size Of Rhode Island

  • 10. 
    Which best describes the Thomas Jefferson Memorial?
    • A. 

      A Head Of A King Wearing His Headdress And The Body Of A Lion

    • B. 

      Made From White Marble Primarily From Baltimore, Maryland

    • C. 

      A Memorial For The Author Of The Declaration Of American Independence

    • D. 

      80 Limestone Caves, The Deepest Chambers In The World

  • 11. 
    Which best describes the Lincoln Memorial?
    • A. 

      A Tribute To Honest Abe

    • B. 

      Extensive Blooms Of The Algae That When Dying Off Turn Its Color Red

    • C. 

      Controls The Colorado River

    • D. 

      Spans The Mid-Portion Of A Sunken Battleship

  • 12. 
    Which best describes the Normandy American Cemetery?
    • A. 

      U.S. Congress Works There

    • B. 

      Contains The Magnificent Dome Of Michelangelo

    • C. 

      Built 1194 By The Master-Builder Of Chartres

    • D. 

      World War II Memorial

  • 13. 
    Which best describes the Pictograph Cave?
    • A. 

      Texas Army Battled The Mexicans In Their Fight For Independence

    • B. 

      A Pre-Historic Megalithic Monument Built In Several Stages

    • C. 

      Figures On The Walls Could Be 1,500 Years Old

    • D. 

      Battle Ground From U.S. Civil War

  • 14. 
    Which of these best describes the "Old South Meeting House"?
    • A. 

      First Catholic Cathedral In Boston

    • B. 

      Where Bert And Ernie Met

    • C. 

      Rallying Spot For Boston Tea Party

    • D. 

      Where The Bill Of Rights Was Signed

  • 15. 
    What geographical term best describes the Independence Rock?
    • A. 

      Roughly The Size Of Rhode Island

    • B. 

      U.S. Congress Works There

    • C. 

      A Tribute To Honest Abe

    • D. 

      Favorite Resting Place During Westward Expansion Of The United States

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