Geography Quiz / Do you speak Geography? Water from A-Z

Random Geography or Definition Quiz

Do you know the correct terms from A-Z relating to water and bodies of water based on these definitions?

 Plays Quiz not verified by Sporcle

How to Play
Score 0/26 Timer 07:00
An underwater plain on the deep ocean floorA
Accumulations of loose sediments like sand and gravel along a water body due to sedimentationB
A man-made waterway used for transportation or irrigationC
A structure built to hold back a flow of waterD
The lower course of a river in which the river's current meets the sea's tideE
A long, narrow inlet with steep sides or cliffs, created by glacial erosionF
A large area of a sea or ocean partially enclosed by landG
Term to describe the combined mass of water found on, under, and over the surface of the earthH
A body of land surrounded by water I
Another term for magmatic water, which is released to the atmosphere during a volcanic eruptionJ
A shallow, sediment-filled body of water formed by retreating glaciers or draining floodwaters.K
A shallow body of water separated from a sea by sandbars or coral reefsL
A type of wetland found at the edges of lakes and streamsM
A body of water with little width that connects two larger bodies of waterN
A curved lake that was originally a bend in a river but became separated when the river took a new, straighter courseO
A body of standing water smaller than a lakeP
An ancient type of underground tunnel system carrying water for irrigation and domestic useQ
A pond or lake where water is collected and stored until it is neededR
The line that separates a land surface from a water bodyS
A stream or river that flows into a larger river or a large body of waterT
The movement of nutrient-rich deep seawater to the ocean's surfaceU
A stream of flowing ice that is confined within steep walled valleysV
A place where water flows over a vertical drop in the course of a stream or riverW
An instrument used for measuring color of sea or lake waterX
A tributary stream that flows parallel to the main stream for a considerable distance before joining itY
Former name of an African river that is also the deepest river in the worldZ

You're not logged in!

Compare scores with friends on all Sporcle quizzes.
Log In

Show Comments


Top Quizzes Today

Score Distribution

Your Account Isn't Verified!

In order to create a playlist on Sporcle, you need to verify the email address you used during registration. Go to your Sporcle Settings to finish the process.

Report this User

Report this user for behavior that violates our Community Guidelines.