Quiz 9: Hard Geography 1/19/2009

10 Questions | Total Attempts: 64

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What country is highlighted Green?
    • A. 

      Algeria

    • B. 

      Sudan

    • C. 

      Egypt

    • D. 

      Mozambique

    • E. 

      Somalia

  • 2. 
    What country is highlighted Red?
    • A. 

      The Gambia

    • B. 

      Nigeria

    • C. 

      Niger

    • D. 

      Equatorial Guinea

    • E. 

      Cote d'Ivoire

  • 3. 
    What country, currently experiencing political strife due to the refusal of a long-standing dictator to step down, is highlighted with blue?
    • A. 

      Zimbabwe

    • B. 

      South Africa

    • C. 

      Angola

    • D. 

      Democratic Republic of Congo

    • E. 

      Mali

  • 4. 
    If I were to list Ghana, Oregon, and Romania by geographical size, largest to smallest, which listing would be correct?
    • A. 

      Ghana, Oregon, Romania

    • B. 

      Romania, Oregon, Ghana

    • C. 

      Romania, Ghana, Oregon

    • D. 

      Oregon, Romania, Ghana

    • E. 

      This is a trick question, they are all approximately the same size.

  • 5. 
    Java is the name of which of the following?
    • A. 

      The largest Island of Indonesia

    • B. 

      An African country

    • C. 

      A state within Australia

    • D. 

      A city in the coffee growing region of Columbia

    • E. 

      The capital of Thailand

  • 6. 
    Which is true about the Niagara Falls?
    • A. 

      It is the tallest waterfall in the world.

    • B. 

      It is the largest (by water volume) waterfall in the world

    • C. 

      It is artificially diminished by a hydroelectric plant upstream

    • D. 

      Both A & B

    • E. 

      Both B & C

  • 7. 
    The island of Corsica is part of what country?
    • A. 

      Italy

    • B. 

      Spain

    • C. 

      Cyprus

    • D. 

      France

    • E. 

      Algeria

  • 8. 
    • A. 

      Japan

    • B. 

      China

    • C. 

      Laos

    • D. 

      Vietnam

    • E. 

      Taiwan

  • 9. 
    Where is Andorra?
    • A. 

      Between Turkey and Romania

    • B. 

      Between Morocco and Algeria

    • C. 

      Between Italy and Austria

    • D. 

      Between France and Spain

    • E. 

      Between Sweden and Norway

  • 10. 
    • A. 

      Seychelles

    • B. 

      Dominica

    • C. 

      Burkina Faso

    • D. 

      Uzbekistan

    • E. 

      Tecala