Geography Jeopardy

Random Geography or capital Quiz

Can you name the questions to these geography trivia answers and get more points for harder answers?

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Formerly Known As

1 point:
The country formerly known as Siam

 

2 points:
The city formerly known as Leningrad

 


3 points:
The city formerly known as Saigon


 

4 points:
The island formerly known as Isle of Devils


 

5 points:
The country formerly known as New Hebrides

 
Canada
1 point:
This youngest and largest territory of Canada came to being in 1999

 
2 points:
The second largest bay in the world, it's named after a famous explorer
 
3 points:
This “royal” city is the actual capital of British Columbia, not the much larger Vancouver
 
4 points:
Despite having a population under 10,000, this over-500,000 km² island is the largest in Canada
 
5 points:
It's the name of the waterfalls on the Canadian side of Niagara Falls

 
African Borders


1 point:
Libya, Sudan


 


2 points:
South Africa


 


3 points:
Uganda, Tanzania, Burundi, Dem. Rep. of the Congo

 


4 points:
Cameroon, Gabon



 

5 points:
Mauritania, Mali, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Gambia

 
Capital Superlatives


1 point:
Most populous


 


2 points:
Highest in elevation

 


3 points:
Northernmost



 


4 points:
First alphabetically


 

5 points:
Oldest (longest continuously inhabited)

 
Rivers
1 point:
This “big river” serves as part of one of the world's most dangerous borders
 
2 points:
This scenic river is perhaps best known as the one that flows through Paris

 
3 points:
At 3,645km, it's the longest river in Europe by nearly 800km

 

4 points:
Together they were the two “Great Rivers of Mesopotamia”

 
5 points:
With nearly 2 million residents, it's the largest city on the Amazon River
 
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Created Jul 26, 2012ReportNominate
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