Tag «The World»

Quiz 2 – Round 4 – Geography

1. How many miles as the crow flies is it from John O’Groats to Land’s End? 603, 703 or 803? 603 miles. 2. In which country would you find the Dolomite mountains? Italy 3. Lima is the capital of which Country? Peru 4. Which 2 main London railway stations have the word Cross in their …

Quiz 1-Round 1-Geography

1. What is the name of the official national anthem of the USA? The Star-Spangled Banner 2. Which female politician was the Prime Minister of Australia between 2010 and 2013? Hon. Julia Gillard MP 3. What is the capital city of Afghanistan? Kabul 4. Which two colours are on the flag of Poland? Red and …

Quiz 7 – Round 6 – The World

This week’s geography round is a famous landmarks quiz. We will give you the name of a landmark, you need to tell us the name of the country it is in. 1. The Acropolis Greece 2. Potala Palace Tibet 3. The Petronas Twin Towers Malaysia 4. Brandenburg Gate Germany 5. Angel Falls Venezuela 6. Christ …

Quiz 9 – Round 5 – The World

1. Which island group includes Tenerife and Lanzarote? The Canary Islands 2. In which English county would you find Stratford-Upon-Avon? Warwickshire 3. Paramaribo is the capital city of which South American country? Suriname 4. ‘ET’ is the international car registration code for  which country? Egypt 5. In which country would you find the Taurus mountains? …

Quiz 8 – Round 2 – The World

This week we have 10 more famous landmarks for you. Just like last week, we will give you the landmark and you need to tell us the name of the country in which you will find it. 1. Capitol Hill USA (Washington DC) 2. Hagia Sophia Turkey (Istanbul) 3. The Alhambra Spain (Granada) 4. St. …

Quiz 14 – Round 1 – Picture Round

This week’s picture round is all about islands and island nations – can you name the island/group of islands from the pictures? Download the picture sheet using the grey link below.   Quiz 14 Picture Round PDF         1. Isle of Wight “IsleOfWight20060927,” © 2007 blibbleblobble, used under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike …

Quiz 16 – Round 6 – The World

1. Cristo Redentor is the native name of a statue in which city? Rio de Janiero (Christ The Redeemer) 2. In terms of land mass, which is the smallest country that was formed out the former Soviet Union? Armenia 3. Which is the largest island in the Pacific Ocean? New Guinea 4. How many gold …

Quiz 19 – Round 5 – The World

1. In terms of land mass, which is the smallest US state? Rhode Island 2. Which is the most northerly European capital city?  Reykjavik 3. Only one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World still stands, which is it? The Great Pyramid at Giza 4.On which island would you find the holiday resort of …

Quiz 21 – Round 5 – The World

This week’s Geography round is all about capital cities – we will give you the name of city, you need to give us the name of the country of which it is capital. 1. Antananarivo Madagascar 2. Ankara Turkey 3. Manila Philippines 4. Paramaribo Suriname 5. Zagreb Croatia 6. Wellington New Zealand 7. Santiago Chile …