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

Anything but Monaco
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Name the countries (apart from Monaco) that....
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From the Sporcle Archives:
Multiple Capital Countries

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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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Closest Capitals: Sarajevo
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Name the ten closest capitals to Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina.
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10 Closest Capitals to Denmark
If you're interested in a great Danish, it might help to live in close proximity to one of these cities.
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Ultimate Geography Challenge 'S'
We say this is the 'ultimate' but knowing us we'll probably have a few more.
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7-Letter Capitals
Sporcle seems like the perfect name for a capital, doesn't it?
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US State Capital Match-Up
Going back to the basics on this quiz. Can you match the US states with their capital?
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10 Closest Capitals to Spain
These capitals are not only close to Madrid, but also to really good paella.
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World Capital Border Proximity
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Name the world capitals by the direction and distance to the border? .
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Countries by Capital: Same Beginning Match-Up
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Match the world capitals whose countries begin with the same 3 letters.
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5 x 6-Letter Hangman
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All letters involved were deemed guilty by a jury of their peers.
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'Be'ginning Geography Blitz
This is going to be really popular with people who love both Hamlet and Geography.
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Same Letter Capitals
In this quiz, alliteration will get you averywhere.
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How to Spell Sri Lanka's Capital
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Can you spell the capital of Sri Lanka by selecting the letters in the correct order?
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4-Letter World Capitals Giant Word Ladder
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Name the 4-letter words that make the rungs in this themed word ladder.
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Densely Populated Capital Cities
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Can you name the Capitals of the World with the highest density?
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Italian Regional Capitals (Map)
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Name the regional capitals of Italy.
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USA Map: Capitals Not Welcome
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Can you name One of the Top 5 most Populous Cities of each state, other than its Capital?
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Countries by Capital Letter
You aren't even required to answer with capital letters.
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