Africa Quizzes

Africa is known for its many natural wonders, so what better way to test your trivia knowledge than to find out more about the world's second largest continent. The first place to stop is the countries of Africa quiz. Then continue on and see if you can name the facts about South Africa. For a real challenge, see if you can name the capitals of Africa. Whatever quizzes you play, just make sure to watch out for Giraffes.

Today's Featured Game

Countries and Colonies of Africa: 1957
Africa's seen a few changes since the first half of the twentieth century.
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From the Sporcle Archives:
Africa per Last Letter

More Recent Games

Canary Islands (map)
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Name the seven larger islands of the Spanish Canary Islands.
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Continents by Forest Area
It might be hard to see the forest through the trees, but it's impossible to see the whole continent!
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Influential Black People (slideshow)
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Just a handful of the countless number of people who could be honored in such a quiz.
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Official Languages of South Africa (Clickable)
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I wonder if anyone speaks Rainbow Nationese?
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It's CABO Verde, not Cape Verde!
In our opinion, Cabo Verde just sounds way more fun than Cape Verde. Nice job guys.
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Countries with Colonies in Africa
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Apparently, for some, one continent just wasn't enough
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Presidents of South Africa
RIP Nelson Mandela (1918-2013)
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Missing Word: African Literature
Name the literary work* set in Africa and/or by an African author.
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Just the Green: Africa
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Name the flags of Africa that only have the green part showing.
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African Country Anagram Match Up
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Help reassemble this continent.
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E less African Countries
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Similar to this blurb, it's African lands without that fifth glyph. Do you miss it?
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Spelled Like Chad
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Name the the countries that share the following letters, in their stated positions, with Chad.
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'The Lion King' Swahili Lesson
As long as you remember to have no worries, you'll get at least one correct on this quiz.
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Small Geography (Africa)
Once again, elephants are going to feel left out.
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Least Populous Country of Africa per letter Minefield
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Name the least populous country of Africa for each letter of the alphabet without naming an incorrect one.
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AFRICA: Odd and Even Letters Match Up
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Match the odd & even letters of all 54 countries of Africa.
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Top 5 Cities by Population (Africa)
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Name the Top 5 Cities by Population (Africa).
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African Independence from Britain
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Name the African countries that gained their independence from Britain.
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Africa Population Grid
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Name the largest African city in each red box below.
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Around the Coast of Africa
We hope you have a sturdy ship to play this quiz.
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Presidential Visits Minefield: NOT Africa
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Name the African countries that have NOT been visited by the US President .
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African Country Blitz: 'A-C'
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Name the Countries of Africa whose names begin with 'A', 'B' and 'C' in just 30 seconds.
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Africa Curator: Ubbiebubbie
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