Test Your Knowledge On World Geography Terms

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  • 1. 

    What is the name of Jordan's capital city?

    • A.

      Cairo

    • B.

      Amman

    • C.

      Akmola

    • D.

      Bandar Seir Begawan

    Correct Answer
    B. Amman
    Explanation
    Amman is the correct answer because it is the capital city of Jordan. It is the largest city in the country and serves as the political, cultural, and economic center of Jordan. Amman is known for its modern infrastructure, ancient ruins, and vibrant culture.

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  • 2. 

    What is the name of the capital city of Syria?

    • A.

      Addis Ababa

    • B.

      Rabat

    • C.

      Ulan Bator

    • D.

      Damascus

    Correct Answer
    D. Damascus
    Explanation
    Damascus is the correct answer because it is the capital city of Syria. It has a rich history and is one of the oldest continuously inhabited cities in the world. Damascus is known for its ancient architecture, bustling markets, and cultural heritage.

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  • 3. 

    Of the following countries which is most renowned for making chocolate?

    • A.

      Belgium

    • B.

      Denmark

    • C.

      Sweden

    • D.

      England

    Correct Answer
    A. Belgium
    Explanation
    Belgium is most renowned for making chocolate. Belgium has a long history and tradition of chocolate making, and it is often considered the chocolate capital of the world. Belgian chocolate is known for its high quality and craftsmanship, with many famous chocolatiers originating from Belgium. The country is known for its wide variety of chocolate products, including pralines, truffles, and chocolate bars. Belgian chocolate is highly regarded internationally and is sought after by chocolate lovers around the globe.

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  • 4. 

    What is the capital of Albania?

    • A.

      Tirana

    • B.

      Rabat

    • C.

      Alger

    • D.

      Lima

    Correct Answer
    A. Tirana
    Explanation
    Tirana is the capital of Albania. This is the correct answer because Tirana has been the capital city of Albania since 1920. It is the largest city in the country and serves as the political, economic, and cultural center of Albania. Tirana is known for its vibrant atmosphere, with a mix of Ottoman, Italian, and communist-era architecture. It is also home to important government institutions, museums, theaters, and universities.

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  • 5. 

    Which modern country includes Transylvania?

    • A.

      Ukraine

    • B.

      Hungary

    • C.

      Poland

    • D.

      Romania

    Correct Answer
    D. Romania
    Explanation
    Transylvania is included in Romania. Transylvania is a historical region located in the central part of Romania. It is known for its rich history, diverse culture, and stunning landscapes.

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  • 6. 

    Which body of water are Madagascar and Sri Lanka located in?

    • A.

      Indian Ocean

    • B.

      Red Sea

    • C.

      Pacific Ocean

    • D.

      Atlantic Ocean

    Correct Answer
    A. Indian Ocean
    Explanation
    Madagascar and Sri Lanka are both located in the Indian Ocean. The Indian Ocean is the third largest ocean in the world, located between Africa, Asia, and Australia. Madagascar is an island country off the southeastern coast of Africa, while Sri Lanka is an island country located off the southern tip of India. Both countries have coastlines along the Indian Ocean, making it the correct answer.

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  • 7. 

    Which city was formerly known as Constantinople?

    • A.

      Istanbul

    • B.

      Casablanca

    • C.

      Moscow

    • D.

      Baghdad

    Correct Answer
    A. Istanbul
    Explanation
    Constantinople was the capital of the Byzantine Empire and was renamed Istanbul after the Ottoman Empire conquered it in 1453. Therefore, Istanbul is the correct answer as it is the city that was formerly known as Constantinople.

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  • 8. 

    What Cape will you find at the tip of Africa?

    • A.

      Cape Gris-Nez

    • B.

      Cape Cod

    • C.

      Cape Of Good Hope

    • D.

      Cape Fear

    Correct Answer
    C. Cape Of Good Hope
    Explanation
    Cape Of Good Hope is the correct answer because it is located at the southern tip of the African continent. It is a famous landmark and a popular tourist destination in South Africa. The cape was named by Portuguese explorer Bartolomeu Dias in 1488 as he was hopeful that it would lead to a sea route to India. The cape is known for its stunning scenery, diverse wildlife, and historical significance in maritime exploration.

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  • 9. 

    In which country would you find Loch Ness, and possibly the mythical "Loch Ness Monster"?

    • A.

      Ireland

    • B.

      Denmark

    • C.

      Scotland

    • D.

      Greenland

    Correct Answer
    C. Scotland
    Explanation
    Loch Ness is a famous lake located in Scotland. It is known for the mythical creature called the "Loch Ness Monster" or "Nessie". Over the years, there have been numerous alleged sightings and stories surrounding this creature. Scotland is therefore the correct answer as it is the country where Loch Ness and the mythical Loch Ness Monster are believed to be found.

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  • 10. 

    Which of these countries has the largest population?

    • A.

      Kuwait

    • B.

      Jordan

    • C.

      Egypt

    • D.

      Iraq

    Correct Answer
    C. Egypt
    Explanation
    Egypt has the largest population among the given countries. With a population of over 100 million people, Egypt is the most populous country in the Arab world and the third most populous country in Africa.

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  • 11. 

    Which of these is not a continent?

    • A.

      Europe

    • B.

      Asia

    • C.

      Africa

    • D.

      Canada

    Correct Answer
    D. Canada
    Explanation
    Canada is not a continent because it is a country located in North America. Continents are large, continuous land masses that are separated by oceans. Canada is a part of the North American continent along with other countries such as the United States and Mexico.

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  • 12. 

    Where would you find a rainforest?

    • A.

      New York

    • B.

      South America

    • C.

      Norway

    • D.

      Antarctica

    Correct Answer
    B. South America
    Explanation
    Rainforests are typically found in regions with warm and humid climates, which makes South America the most suitable option among the given choices. South America is home to the Amazon rainforest, the largest tropical rainforest in the world, covering a significant portion of the continent. This region is known for its rich biodiversity, dense vegetation, and abundant rainfall, making it an ideal habitat for various plant and animal species. Therefore, South America is the correct answer for the location of a rainforest.

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  • 13. 

    Which Asian capital used to be called Peking?

    • A.

      Jakarta

    • B.

      Tokyo

    • C.

      Kuala Lumpur

    • D.

      Beijing

    Correct Answer
    D. Beijing
    Explanation
    Beijing is the correct answer because it is the Asian capital that used to be called Peking. The name Peking was the anglicized version of the city's name in Chinese, which was changed to Beijing in the late 20th century to reflect the correct pronunciation in Mandarin.

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  • 14. 

    In which capital city would you find the Louvre?

    • A.

      Brussels

    • B.

      London

    • C.

      Bern

    • D.

      Paris

    Correct Answer
    D. Paris
    Explanation
    The Louvre is located in Paris. It is one of the world's largest and most visited art museums. The museum is housed in the Louvre Palace, which was originally a fortress and later a royal palace. The Louvre is famous for its extensive collection of art, including the iconic painting, the Mona Lisa. Paris is known as the capital city of France and is renowned for its rich history, culture, and art scene.

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  • 15. 

    What is the usual shape of a river delta?

    • A.

      Square

    • B.

      Round

    • C.

      Triangular

    • D.

      Rectangular

    Correct Answer
    C. Triangular
    Explanation
    The usual shape of a river delta is triangular. Deltas are formed at the mouth of a river where it meets a body of water, such as a lake or an ocean. The sediment carried by the river is deposited at this point, creating a triangular landform. This shape is due to the way the water currents distribute and deposit the sediment, causing it to fan out in a triangular pattern.

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