Total Question : 58 Category : Geography
What is the capital city of Australia?
Answer : Canberra
Which two seas are joined by the Suez Canal?
Answer : The Mediterranean Sea and the Red Sea
What is the capital of Portugal?
Answer : Lisbon
In which country is the UK’s highest mountain, Ben Nevis?
Answer : Scotland
Mount Vesuvius overlooks which Italian city?
Answer : Naples
What is the capital of Bulgaria?
Answer : Sofia
What is the capital of Libya?
Answer : Tripoli
Brisbane is the capital of which Australian state?
Answer : Queensland
What is the capital of Latvia?
Answer : Riga
In area, Alaska, Texas and California are the three largest US states. Which is the fourth?
Answer : Montana
Who was the first recorded European to reach the east coast of Australia?
Answer : Captain James Cook
Which strait separates Sicily and Italy, linking the Tyrrhenian and Ionian Seas?
Answer : The Straits of Messina
Which bay separates Miami Beach from mainland Miami?
Answer : Biscayne Bay
Which long, generally south flowing US river rises in Lake Itasca in Minnesota?
Answer : The Mississippi
What colour are moonstones?
Answer : Silver/blue
What collective name is often used for the two cities of St. Paul and Minneapolis?
Answer : The twin cities
Which US state is bordered by Iowa, Illinois, Kentucky, Tennessee, Arkansas, Oklahoma, Kansas and Nebraska?
Answer : Missouri
What is the highest mountain in the Swiss Alps and the western Europe?
Answer : Mont Blanc
Which river is linked to the city of Moscow by the Moscow canal?
Answer : The Volga
Which modern day Italian city is partly built on the site of ancient Neapolis?
Answer : Naples