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

Evil Twin Capital Cities
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Name the capital cities that might have these 'evil twins' in a parallel universe.
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From the Sporcle Archives:
'Sentenced' to Obscurity (US Capitals)

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'Port' Capitals
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Name the capital cities with the word 'Port' in the name.
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Countries Whose Capitals Contain 'City'
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Name the countries in the world whose capital contains the word 'city'.
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European Capital Match-Up
These capitals got lost from their countries. Can you put them back together?
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Countries & Capitals Sorting Blitz
If there's one thing we hate sorting it's countries. Those borders are way too pointy.
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State Capitals You Can't Fly To
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Pick the U.S. state capitals without commercial air service.
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Capital City Beginnings by Numbers
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Name the capital cities that begin with the following letters.
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10 Closest Capitals to Monaco
After you play this quiz, you might want to look into buying a yacht.
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World Capitals Ending with 'U'
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Name the world capitals ending with the letter 'u'.
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Ex-Capital Cities
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You'll have more fun with this than you would have taking a quiz about my exes.
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10 Largest US State Capitals
Large or small, we bet most of these have at least one building with a big old dome on it.
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Capitals of Europe in 1914
There were a lot fewer countries in Europe back then. Which should make this quiz easier, right?
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Click the Country: 'A' Cities
These cities may not be the largest in the world, but they come in first place alphabetically.
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Least Connected Capitals: Europe
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Name the European capitals connected to the fewest number of countries by direct flights.
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Anything but Monaco
If you're going to play this quiz, you'll probably have to give up your yacht.
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8-letter Capitals
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Name the eight-letter world capitals.
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Spoonerized Capital Cities
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Match the Spoonerized pairs of capital cities.
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Capital Location: Africa (Slideshow)
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Can you figure out which one is the real location for each specified capital?
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Capitals in Latin: Europe
You don't have to know Latin to capitalize on this quiz.
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Criteria Countries (North America)
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Pick the countries which match ALL of the given criteria, reducing as you go.
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Asian Clickable Capital Match
Here's your challenge for this quiz: Make your best/worst Seoul pun in the comments.
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US Capital Couples
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Name the two US capitals that match up given the first two letters or the last two letters.
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Odd Capital Out
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Pick the odd one out.
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