Trivia Facts About Islands: Quiz!

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Trivia Facts About Islands: Quiz!

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  • 1. 
    Which is the largest of the Spanish Balearic islands?
    • A. 

      Menorca

    • B. 

      Majorca

    • C. 

      Sardinia

    • D. 

      Ibiza

  • 2. 
    The islands of Inishmore, Inishmaan, and Inishmore lie off the coast of which European country?
    • A. 

      Ireland

    • B. 

      England

    • C. 

      Wales

    • D. 

      Scotland

  • 3. 
    In which country are the large islands New Britain and New Ireland located?
    • A. 

      Australia

    • B. 

      Guyana

    • C. 

      Canada

    • D. 

      Papua New Guinea

  • 4. 
    Where can you find a coral island called Lizard Island?
    • A. 

      Near Australia's Great Barrier Reef

    • B. 

      Off The Coast Of Belize

    • C. 

      Near The Netherlands Antilles

    • D. 

      In The Caribbean

  • 5. 
    Where in Asia can you find the two adjacent islands of Coloane and Taipa?
    • A. 

      Between Taiwan And China

    • B. 

      Macau Special Administrative Region

    • C. 

      Northwest Of The Philippines

    • D. 

      Near Penang, Malaysia

  • 6. 
    Where is the Bass Strait, in which King and Flinders Islands can be found?
    • A. 

      Near The Entrance To Puget Sound

    • B. 

      Near Cape Cod Lighthous

    • C. 

      South Of Australia

    • D. 

      Off The South-West Coast Of Ireland

  • 7. 
    What tiny island to the east of Australia was named by Lieutenant Henry Lidgbird Ball in 1788?
    • A. 

      Great Keppel Island

    • B. 

      Kermedec Island

    • C. 

      Norfolk Island

    • D. 

      Lord Howe Island

  • 8. 
    On which Asian island is the seaport and administrative center of Kupang, sometimes spelled Koepang?
    • A. 

      Timor, Indonesia

    • B. 

      Luzon, The Philippines

    • C. 

      Mindinao, The Philippines

    • D. 

      Borneo, Indonesia

  • 9. 
    What is the name of the strait that separates the two Japanese islands of Shikoku and Kyushu?
    • A. 

      Chochiko

    • B. 

      Bungo

    • C. 

      Bingo

    • D. 

      Mango

  • 10. 
    Which group of about 144 islands, situated off the south-west coast of England, has as their administrative center in the town of Hugh Town?
    • A. 

      The Isles Of Man

    • B. 

      The Channel Islands

    • C. 

      Isles Of Scilly

    • D. 

      The Western Isles

  • 11. 
    What British island, accessible by road only at low tide, is also known as Holy Island?
    • A. 

      Holyhead

    • B. 

      Anglesea

    • C. 

      Whit

    • D. 

      Lindisfarne

  • 12. 
    To which nations do the two islands named Melville, one in the northern hemisphere and one in the southern hemisphere, belong?
    • A. 

      The United States, New Zealand

    • B. 

      Canada, Australia

    • C. 

      Australia, The United States

    • D. 

      New Zealand, Canada

  • 13. 
    Which island state has these towns and cities: Launceston, Devonport, Snug, and Burnie?
    • A. 

      New Zealand's South Island

    • B. 

      Tasmania

    • C. 

      Ireland

    • D. 

      Calamity Island

  • 14. 
    On which island can you find Madang, Wewak, Alotau, Wapenamanda, Fak Fak and Jayapura?
    • A. 

      Jamaica

    • B. 

      Madagascar

    • C. 

      New Guinea

    • D. 

      Sri Lanka

  • 15. 
    What do the Argentineans call the islands known to the British and to the settlers living there, as The Falkland Islands?
    • A. 

      Islas Del San Jorge

    • B. 

      Las Islas Falklandas

    • C. 

      Las Malvinas

    • D. 

      Tierra Del Fuego

  • 16. 
    Which Pacific Island with a population of just over 8000 and an area of only 8 sq. miles has been an independent republic since 31 January 1968?
    • A. 

      Nauru

    • B. 

      Christmas Island

    • C. 

      Grenada

    • D. 

      San Marino

  • 17. 
    Which two groups of barren, rocky, Atlantic islands with a population of about 7,000 have actually been a department of France since 1976?
    • A. 

      St Pierre Et Miquelon

    • B. 

      St Denis

    • C. 

      Mayotte

    • D. 

      Nouvelle Normandie

  • 18. 
    Where is the long and narrow Walney Island?
    • A. 

      Near Doubtful Sound, New Zealand

    • B. 

      In The Fiji Group

    • C. 

      Off The Northeast England Coast

    • D. 

      Australia's Great Barrier Reef