Capital Quizzes

Is there a better place to visit in a country than its capital city? Whether it's the bustling streets of Paris or the ancient charms of Rome, there's no better way to get your knowledge pumped to the max on Sporcle. To get started on your trip, make sure to name the world capitals, or even just the capitals of Europe. For one of the most difficult challenges on our entire website, you should try to name the world's most populous capitals. Whatever the great trivia knowledge you learn about the world, just make sure you send us a postcard when you get back.

Today's Featured Game

Geography Humor
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Pick the punchlines to these geography-related jokes.
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From the Sporcle Archives:
10 Closest Capitals (Berlin)

More Recent Games

Oceania per Letter
We'd happily vacation in any of these countries.
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Maps of European Capitals
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Name the European capitals from the given maps.
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7-Letter African Countries and Capitals
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Name the capitals AND countries of Africa that are 7 letters long.
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Capitals of Oceania Match
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Pick the capitals that go with these countries in Oceania.
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Geo Match-Up: Country, Capital, Language, Currency
It's time to go back to the basics. Or maybe the bank.
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Capitals with a Z
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Name the world capitals with a Z in their name.
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Multi-Word Capitals of the World
Some cities are just so greedy with their names.
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Sporcle's Easiest Capitals (Per Continent)
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Can you name Sporcle's easiest capital cities for each continent?
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Sporcle's Hardest Capitals (Per Continent)
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Can you name Sporcle's hardest capital cities for each continent?
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Cryptic Capitals - South America (Clickable)
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Pick the capital cities of South America from these cryptic clues.
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Ultimate Geography Challenge 'T'
Some of these places are terribly tricky to remember.
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4-Letter Geography Alphabet Blitz
You'd think that four letters would be easy to remember. Well, think again!
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A-Z Country - Capital Match
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Can you pick countries with a capital beginning with each letter of the alphabet?
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10 Closest Capitals to Greece
You gotta be careful, you never want to get too Greece-y.
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Isogram State Capitals
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Name the state capitals that are isograms (no repeated letters).
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Washington D.C. Memorials & Attractions
Plan your next vacation! (Just make sure the government is up and running when you do.)
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Word Capital Hangman III
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Name the 5, 6, 7 and 8 letter world capitals by guessing as few letters in their names as possible.
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Capitals That End Alike
We're all the same in the end, except for a couple of these capitals - they are just weird.
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NOT an African capital (decoy click)
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Can you pick everything that's NOT an African capital city?
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Criteria Countries (Oceania)
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Pick the Countries which match ALL of the given criteria, reducing as you go.
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Ultimate Geography Challenge '-ia'
Well, these places all seem to fit the criteria.
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Countries AND Capitals by First Letter of Each
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Name the Countries and their capitals by the first letter of each? (see game note for more info).
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