World Places Trivia Quiz Questions and Answers
What Nation's treasures include the Sistine Chapel?
A: Vatican City's.
Which extends further North- Japan,
North Korea or turkey?
What country can an Afghani escape to on the Khyber Pass?
What two countries sandwich the dead sea?
A: Israel and Jordan.
What continent boasts the most telephone lines?
What future Soviet republic produced one-half of the world's oil
What's the only Central American country without a coastline on
A: El Salvador.
What North American mountain range is an apt anagram for "o,
A: Rocky Mountains.
What city is headquarters for Zero Population Growth and the
Impotence Institution of America?
A: Washington, DC.
What city boasts a Board of Trade that buy and sells half the
world's wheat and corn?
What island boasts Mount Fuji?
What European country's most common last name is De Vries?
A: The Netherlands'.
What desert do Botswana, Namibia and South Africa have in common?
A: The Kalahari.
What U.S. state has the highest percentage of residents born in
How many U.S. states are named after a
What's the world's highest island mountain?
A: Mauna Kea.
What was the only country still building steam locomotives in
What was the world's highest man-made structure for 4,000 years
before being passed by the central tower of Lincoln Cathedral?
A: The Great Pyramid of Cheops.
What western state is less than thrilled to be known as the
A: New Mexico.
What's the only South American country that has both a Pacific
and a Caribbean coast?
What interstate highway connects Boston and Seattle?
What state boasts all or part of the ten largest American Indian
What Canadian city's name means "muddy water"?
What desert did David Livingstone have to cross to reach Lake
A: The Kalahari.
What country sent out 15,000 census workers to count its homeless
population, in 1990?
A: The U.S.
What do Americans call the Huang Ho, China's second-longest
A: The Yellow River.
What Russian republic has its capital in Grozny?
What state made the U.S. the fourth largest country in land mass
What island has endured Mount Etna's wrath over 140 times?
How many months per year do residents of Tromso, Norway go
without seeing a sunset?