The Ultimate Geography Quiz
Put your Geography knowledge to the test. Think Countries, world leaders, bodies of water, Flags and Famous Landmarks for inspiration to ace our free Geography quiz. You’ll find 50 questions divided into 5 rounds, so gather around for some world-class quizzing.
Round 1 – Countries
1 – Which country has the most castles?
2 – What is the most forested country in the world?
3 – In which country is Chernobyl?
4 – In which country would you find the Namib Desert?
5 – What country is the fastest-sinking city in the world located in?
6 – Which country is located in the geographical centre of Europe?
7 – In what country is the Seine River?
8 – Which is the largest island in the world?
9 – What is the smallest country in the world?
10 – Which country beginning with T lies on two continents?
Round 2 – Capital Cities
1 – What is the capital city of the United Arab Emirates?
2 – What is the capital city of Estonia?
3 – What is the capital city of Bulgaria?
4 – What is the capital city of Iceland?
5 – What is the capital city of Poland?
6 – Lisbon is the capital city of which country?
7 – Bratislava is the capital city of which country?
8 – Saint Peter Port is the capital city of which country?
9 – Copenhagen is the capital city of which country?
10 – What is the capital of Bosnia and Herzegovina?
Round 3 – Famous Landmarks
1 – Which one of the seven wonders of the world is located in China?
2 – Which fortress with enclosed walls is built along the Moskva River?
3 – The Leaning Tower of Pisa is located in which country?
4 – Alexandre Gustave Eiffel designed the Eiffel Tower and what other famous monument?
5 – Name the marble mausoleum in the Indian city of Agra?
6 – Where is Stonehenge located?
7 – Name the huge statues located on Easter Island?
8 – In which country is Machu Picchu located?
9 – In which region of China would you find Potala Palce?
10 – Where would you find the world’s largest Buddhist temple?
Round 4 – Flags
1 – What 3 countries have a dragon on their flag?
2 – What three colours feature on the flag of Germany?
3 – What object features on the flag of Canada?
4 – What animal features on the flag of Sri Lanka?
5 – What three colours feature on the flag of Brazil?
6 – What two objects feature on the flag of Turkey?
7 – Name one of the two countries with square flags?
8 – What animal features on the flag of Albania?
9 – What object features on the flag of Somalia?
10 – What two colours feature on the flag of Sweden?
Round 5 – Geographical Discoveries
1 – Who is credited with discovering the Americas in 1492?
2 – Ferdinand Magellan was the first explorer to do what?
3 – Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay were the first men to reach the summit of which mountain?
4 – What was named one of the New Seven Wonders of the World in 2007?
5 – Pedro Álvares Cabral is regarded as ‘the discoverer’ of which country?
6 – Who was the first Englishman to circumnavigate the globe in a single expedition?
7 – Sir Walter Raleigh embarked on two unsuccessful expeditions in search of which legendary city?
8 – Roald Amundsen was the first man to reach what, during an Antarctic expedition in 1910-1912?
9 – Who discovered Mt. Erebus?
10 – The North Pole can’t be reached on foot – True or False?
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