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

Ultimate Geography Challenge 'P'
We've heard these locations are pretty popular.
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Capital Minus Country

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Not a State Capital (US)
These cities just *wish* they could be capitals. Next best is to trick you into thinking they are.
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Most Guessed Capitals A-Z
Capitals that are hard to spell need not apply. Seriously!
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Country Capital Initials II
These places are far too cool to go by their full name.
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Capitals in Latin: Europe
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Pick the European capitals in Latin.
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Distance Signs: European Capitals II
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If you are ever lost in Europe, just open this quiz to get your bearings.
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Countries by Capital Letter
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Name the countries whose capital starts with the letter specified.
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US/World Capitals Before and After
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Name the before and after US/World capitals.
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10 Closest Capitals to Norway
Ah, smell that Lutefisk in the air. These capitals might have tried it a time or two!
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'Sorting tHat' Linked MiniBlitzes
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Can you sort (ie, click in order) the entries of the specified sequences**, repeatedly, until a new sequence is given?
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World Capitals A-Z (Slideshow)
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Name the world capitals from A-Z by the images shown in the slideshow.
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Capitals in other languages (clickable)
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Pick the capitals by their name in the given language.
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8-Letter Geography Squares
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Name the 8-letter place names within each grid, including the hidden one? .
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Hidden Capital Cities (Clickable)
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Pick the countries whose capitals are hidden in the sentences.
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Capital Location: United States of America
Road maps won't help you here, unless you went on a few too many road trips as a child.
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Country Triplets II
No, you aren't seeing triple. These countries just come in threes.
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German State Capitals (Map)
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Name the capitals of the federated states of Germany.
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Word Ladder: Capital to Capital
Name the 5-letter words in this themed word ladder.
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US State Capitals by Phonetic Name
These state capitals are hooked on phonics.
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Distance Signs: US Capitals
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Can you name the US capital by the distance signs you might find there?
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10 Closest Capitals to Iceland
If all of these capitals have a view of the Northern Lights, sign us up for the next flight!
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Mystery Capital, Mystery Clue
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Name the capitals, which will cause a clue for a mystery capital to gradually appear.
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Ultimate Geography Challenge 'N'
There's no way you can say no to 'N' geography.
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