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

12+ Letter Geography Challenge
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Name the Countries, Capitals, States and State Capitals whose names are at least 12 letters long.
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Sporcle's Easiest Capitals (Per Continent)
It's so easy a non-Sporcler could do it.
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Ultimate Geography Challenge 'B'
'B' seeing you around the globe!
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Capitally Conjoined States (harder version)
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Name the capital and its state when given the first 3 letters of the capital and last 3 of the state.
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Oceania per Last Letter
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Name the countries or capitals of Oceania by their last letter.
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6-Letter Capitals of 6-Letter Countries
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Name the capital and country pairs which both are six letters each.
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'A' Capital Cities (Map)
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Name the Capital Cities beginning with 'A'.
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Closest Borders: Caracas
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Name the closest international land borders to Caracas.
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Isogram World Capitals
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Name the capitals of the world that have no repeated letters in their names.
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Countries: First Letter Same as Last Letter of Capital
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Name the countries that begin with the same letter that their capitals ends with.
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Capitals by Country: Same Beginning Match-Up
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Match the two countries whose capital cities begin with the same 3 letters.
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'A' Capitals On A Map
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Name the world capitals beginning with 'A', using the map.
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Top 5 World Capitals Per Letter
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Name the 5 largest world capitals, by population, containing each letter.
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Cities Ruling Land on 3 or More Continents
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Name the cities to host a government that ruled land on 3 or more continents at the same time.
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South American Capital Match
Ahhh South America... A land of delicious food, energetic dances, and a rainforest with so many trees that it can take 10 minutes for rain to reach the ground.
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10 Closest Capitals to Japan
A road trip between these places would be made less complicated were Japan not an island.
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Ultimate Geography Challenge 'K'
If you fail to guess one of these answers, you might as well turn in your Sporcle badge.
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Real Trivia: World Capitals 1
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Pick the world capital to match each trivia fact.
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Criteria Countries (North America)
North America has 3 large countries, and by our estimate about 75 tiny ones.
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Geography Humor
This quiz will leave you Hungary for more geography jokes.
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10 Closest US Capitals to Ottawa
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Name the ten closest US state capitals to Ottawa, Canada.
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Tour of European Capitals
Sit back, relax, and enjoy this Sporcle-sponsored journey through the capitals of Europe.
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Capital Cities by Rebus Puzzle (Slideshow)
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Name the capital city represented by each rebus puzzle.
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