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Welcome to our fifth Themed Quiz! Grab your ticket for our journey around the world and get started with these 10 Geography Trivia Questions!

Theme: Geography


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What sovereign state has the northernmost capital?

Iceland (capital city – Reykjavik).

The picture shows Skógafoss, one of the most emblematic waterfalls in the country.

Although Nuuk, the capital of Greenland, is a few kilometers farther north, this territory is part of the Kingdom of Denmark.

Photo work credits @MartinFalbisoner


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In which American State is Los Alamos located?

New Mexico.

Los Alamos is a town located in the state of New Mexico, extensively famous as the place of research and development of the atomic bomb. It was built quickly during World War II to house the Manhattan Project, gathering scientists and engineers from around the world.

Los Alamos, as well as J. Robert Oppenheimer (the director of the Manhattan Project), have recently been depicted in Cristopher Nolan’s movie Oppenheimer (2023).

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What is the second largest ocean?

Atlantic Ocean.

The Atlantic Ocean is the second largest (85,133,000 km²), only behind the Pacific Ocean (168,723,000 km²).

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In which present-day country was the Mausoleum of Halicarnassus located?


Halicarnassus was a Ancient Greek city located in the region of Caria, currently Bodrum, in the southwest area of Anatolia. This city was known for the Mausoleum of Halicarnassus, one of the seven wonders of the ancient world, which was a tomb above the ground, built between 353 and 350 BC, in the Achaemenid Empire

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In which European city is the Rijksmuseum located?


The Rijksmuseum is the national museum of the Netherlands. It was founded in The Hague in 1798 and moved to Amsterdam in 1808. It currently displays approximately 8000 objects mainly related to Dutch art and history, including paintings from artists like Rembrandt or Johannes Vermeer.

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In what European country is the Black Forest located?


Photo work credits @LeonhardLenz

The Black Forest is located in the Southwestern part of the country, near the borders with Switzerland and France. Below is a depiction of its approximate format.

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To which country do the Galapagos Islands belong?


The Galapagos Islands are an archipelago in the Western Pacific administrated by Ecuador. It has a Spanish speaking population of a little over 33,000 people and it is known for its numerous endemic species like sea lions.

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What city-state is shown in the picture?


Located in the southern tip of the Malay Peninsula, this city-state center is one of the most well known across the Asian continent.

Photo work credits @Chensiyuan

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What was the name given to this mountain range, thought to exist in Africa until the 19th century?

Mountains of Kong.

This mountain range was charted on maps from the 1790s until 1880s. Thought to begin near the Niger River in West Africa, it would split the continent transversally. It was the French explorer Louis Gustave Binger who eventually confirmed that these mountains did not exist, during his 1887-1889 expedition to chart the Niger River.

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To which nation does this flag belong?


This flag is in use since 1959 (a year before its independence from France).

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