Matching Words U.S. Geography Trivia

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US Geography Quizzes & Trivia

Match the U. S. Geography terms with the correct meanings.


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

      Roof Shaped Like Sails Of A Boat

    • B. 

      Build As An Amphitheater That Would Be Unmatched In Size

    • C. 

      Became A U.S. National Monument In January 1908

    • D. 

      Head Of A Man, And The Body And Tail Of A Lion

  • 2. 
    Which best describes the Vatican?
    • A. 

      Seat Of The Roman Catholic Church

    • B. 

      Undersea Wonderland

    • C. 

      Largest, Protected Mixed Grass Prairie In The United States

    • D. 

      Located In Denali National Park

  • 3. 
    Which best describes the Panama Canal?
    • A. 

      Home Of The U.S. President

    • B. 

      Fifth Longest River Of North America

    • C. 

      50.7 Miles Long And 300 Feet Wide

    • D. 

      Texas Army Battled The Mexicans In Their Fight For Independence

  • 4. 
    Which best describes Dracula's Castle?
    • A. 

      Birthplace Of American Freedom

    • B. 

      Dracula, The Blood Sucking Vampire, Said Once To Live There

    • C. 

      World's Largest Monolith, In A Park Owned By The Local Aboriginals

    • D. 

      Third Largest Ocean In The World

  • 5. 
    Which best describes Mt. Vesuvius?
    • A. 

      The Most Famous Baseball Park In The U.S.

    • B. 

      First National Monument Established By Theodore Roosevelt In 1906

    • C. 

      A Memorial For The Author Of The Declaration Of American Independence

    • D. 

      Famous Volcano

  • 6. 
    Which best describes Carlsbad Caverns?
    • A. 

      80 Limestone Caves, The Deepest Chambers In The World

    • B. 

      Name Is Because Of Its Heavy Fogs

    • C. 

      Roof Shaped Like Sails Of A Boat

    • D. 

      Seat Of The Roman Catholic Church

  • 7. 
    Which best describes The Petrified Forest?
    • A. 

      A Bell Tower Designed To Stand Vertical

    • B. 

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

    • C. 

      Spectacular Collection Of Stone Trees

    • D. 

      Park Contains More Than 2,000 Natural Arches

  • 8. 
    Which best describes Badlands National Park?
    • A. 

      Largest, Protected Mixed Grass Prairie In The United States

    • B. 

      One Of The World's Most Massive Volcanoes

    • C. 

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

    • D. 

      People Of Roanoke Island Settled-And Disappeared

  • 9. 
    Which best describes Banff National Park?
    • A. 

      First And Most Famous Of The National Parks Of Canada

    • B. 

      Where The Mayflower Landed In America

    • C. 

      Chain Of Subtropical Islands, Linked By The U.S. Highway 1

    • D. 

      The Most Famous Baseball Park In The U.S.

  • 10. 
    Which best describes The Florida Keys?
    • A. 

      Greatest Depth Is In The Ionian Basin South Of Greece At 16,800 Feet

    • B. 

      Chain Of Subtropical Islands, Linked By The U.S. Highway 1

    • C. 

      Great Indoor Stadium

    • D. 

      Discovered The Planet Pluto In 1930 There

  • 11. 
    Which best describes Great Smoky Mountains National Park?
    • A. 

      U.S.'s Busiest National Park, Drawing Some Ten Million Visitors A Year

    • B. 

      Birth Place Of Many Of Today's Technologies

    • C. 

      Figures On The Walls Could Be 1,500 Years Old

    • D. 

      Present Day Construction Completed By King Of Munster In 1446

  • 12. 
    Which best describes the Crazy Horse Memorial?
    • A. 

      Stainless Steel Structure Rises 630 Feet High

    • B. 

      Willem Cornelis Schouten, The First To Sail Around The Cape

    • C. 

      The Mountain Carving Will Be 641 Feet Long By 563 Feet High

    • D. 

      The Most Famous Baseball Park In The U.S.

  • 13. 
    Which best describes Devil's Tower National Monument?
    • A. 

      First National Monument Established By Theodore Roosevelt In 1906

    • B. 

      The Adventures Of Tom Sawyer And The Adventures Of Huckleberry Finn Written There

    • C. 

      Flows Though Nine Countries

    • D. 

      Covers More Than Two Million Acres

  • 14. 
    Which best describes Mount Rushmore?
    • A. 

      First National Monument In 1906

    • B. 

      World Famous Amusement Park

    • C. 

      One-Fifth Of A Mile High

    • D. 

      Carved By Sculptor Gutzon Borglum

  • 15. 
    Which best describes Yellowstone National Park?
    • A. 

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

    • B. 

      Greatest Depth Is In The Ionian Basin South Of Greece At 16,800 Feet

    • C. 

      Covers More Than Two Million Acres

    • D. 

      The Four Dials Of The Clock Are 23 Feet Square

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