The Ultimate 2nd Grade - World Social Studies Quiz

19 Questions | Total Attempts: 228

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2nd Grade World Social Study Quizzes & Trivia

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the capital of Australia?
    • A. 

      Sydney

    • B. 

      Canberra

    • C. 

      Vienna

    • D. 

      Paris

  • 2. 
    What are people who live in Mexico known as?
    • A. 

      Mexicans

    • B. 

      Asians

    • C. 

      Spanish

    • D. 

      South Americans

  • 3. 
    Which country celebrates their Independence Day on the 15th and 16th of September?
    • A. 

      France

    • B. 

      Canada

    • C. 

      United States

    • D. 

      Mexico

  • 4. 
    Which of these is a type of Japanese poetry?
    • A. 

      Karate

    • B. 

      Origami

    • C. 

      Haiku

    • D. 

      Kinkaku

  • 5. 
    What are the official languages of Canada?
    • A. 

      English And French

    • B. 

      English And Italian

    • C. 

      Canadian And Italian

    • D. 

      French And Canadian

  • 6. 
    What is the capital of Mexico?
    • A. 

      Veracruz

    • B. 

      Tijuana

    • C. 

      Mexico City

    • D. 

      San Pablo

  • 7. 
    What is the coldest, windiest and driest place on Earth?
    • A. 

      Alaska

    • B. 

      North Pole

    • C. 

      Australia

    • D. 

      Antarctica

  • 8. 
    What is the largest city in Italy?
    • A. 

      Venice

    • B. 

      Turin

    • C. 

      Naples

    • D. 

      Rome

  • 9. 
    What is the name for an area of land surrounded by water on three sides?
    • A. 

      Prairie

    • B. 

      Peninsula

    • C. 

      Plain

    • D. 

      Plateau

  • 10. 
    How old are most children in Mexico when they begin school?
    • A. 

      Five

    • B. 

      Seven

    • C. 

      Eight

    • D. 

      Six

  • 11. 
    The middle part of Australia is called what?
    • A. 

      The Middle

    • B. 

      The Outback

    • C. 

      The Great Barrier Reef

    • D. 

      The Land Down Under

  • 12. 
    A symbol that shows direction on a map is called what?
    • A. 

      Map Key

    • B. 

      Symbol

    • C. 

      Arrow

    • D. 

      Compass Rose

  • 13. 
    In India, a long piece of light fabric wound around the body of a woman or girl is called what?
    • A. 

      Dhoti

    • B. 

      Kilt

    • C. 

      Kimono

    • D. 

      Sari

  • 14. 
    What is the capital of Canada?
    • A. 

      Beijing

    • B. 

      Ottawa

    • C. 

      Washington, DC

    • D. 

      Canberra

  • 15. 
    France is about the same size as what U.S. state?
    • A. 

      Maine

    • B. 

      Texas

    • C. 

      California

    • D. 

      Michigan

  • 16. 
    What is New Year's Eve called in Germany?
    • A. 

      Silvester

    • B. 

      St. Martin's Day

    • C. 

      Harvest Festival

    • D. 

      Epiphany

  • 17. 
    In India, a piece of cloth wound around the waist and legs of men or boys is called what?
    • A. 

      Dhoti

    • B. 

      Sari

    • C. 

      Kimono

    • D. 

      Kilt

  • 18. 
    What is the term for distance, measured in degrees east or west of the prime meridian?
    • A. 

      Prime Meridian

    • B. 

      Latitude

    • C. 

      Meridian

    • D. 

      Longitude

  • 19. 
    How many weeks of summer vacation do German children have from school?
    • A. 

      Six Weeks

    • B. 

      Twelve Weeks

    • C. 

      Eight Weeks

    • D. 

      Two Weeks