History Quiz / Modern cities once named after Alexander the Great

Random History or Europe Quiz

Can you name the modern cities once named after Alexander the Great

 Plays Quiz not verified by Sporcle

How to Play
Score 0/19 Timer 10:00
Historical nameModern nameLocation
Alexandria on the IndusCentral Pakistan on the confluence of the Chenab and Indus Rivers
Alexandria, formerly RhakotisEgypt's Mediterranean coast
Alexandria in OrietaiSouthern Pakistan, near the coast with the Arabian Sea
Alexandria TroasWestern Turkey, on the Aegean Sea
Alexandria on the CaucasusEastern Afghanistan at the junction of the Ghorband and Panjshir Valleys
Alexandria BucephalousPunjab province, Pakistan, on the right bank of the Jhelum River
Alexandria on the LatmosSouthwestern Turkey, on the Aegean Sea
Alexandria ArianaWestern Afghanistan in the Hari River Valley
Alexandria CarmaniaSouthern Iran, near the straight of Hormuz
Alexandria on the OxusOn the Panj River along the Tajikistan-Afghanistan border
Historical nameModern nameLocation
Alexandria EschateNorthern Tajikistan, on the Syr Darya River in the Fergana Valley
Alexandria in OpianiaEastern Afghanistan on the Ghazni River
Alexandria ad Issum|AlexandrettaSoutheastern Turkey on the Mediterranean Sea
AlexandroupolisSouthwestern Bulgaria, between the Pirin and Belasitsa mountain ranges
Alexandria near BabelCentral Iraq, near the Euphrates River
Alexandria ArachosiaSouthern Afghanistan near the Arghandab River
Alexandria MargianaEastern Turkmenistan, in the Karakum Desert
Alexandria Prophthasia, formerly PhraWestern Afghanistan, near the Iran-Afghanistan border
Alexandria SusianaSouthern Iraq, near the confluence of the Tigris and Euphrates Rivers

You're not logged in!

Compare scores with friends on all Sporcle quizzes.
Log In

Sporcle TV

Today on Sporcle TV

Watch our educational content, quiz creation guides, and fun videos on Sporcle TV.

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.