Answers to Geography Quiz

  1. What is the capital of Ecuador? QUITO
  2. Which city was the capital of Japan before Tokyo? KYOTO
  3. Which country has the lowest population density of any country in Europe? ICELAND
  4. Angkor Wat, the largest religious monument in the world, is in which country? CAMBODIA
  5. The Cliffs of Moher are located in which European country? IRELAND
  6. Is the Tropic of Cancer in the northern or southern hemisphere? NORTHERN
  7. What is the highest lake in the world called? LAKE TITICACA 
  8. Mount Vesuvius is close to which Italian city? NAPLES
  9. The Mount Rushmore National Memorial is in which American state? SOUTH DAKOTA
  10. Which country lies directly between Nicaragua and Panama? COSTA RICA
  11. What is the state capital of California? SACRAMENTO
  12. In which country is Cusco located? PERU
  13. What is the smallest country in the world? VATICAN CITY
  14. Which is the most populous country in the world? CHINA
  15. The capital of Honduras? TEGUCIGALPA
  16. What metropolitan area is the largest in the world not bordering a body of water? JOHANNESBURG
  17. What is the world’s third largest sea? MEDITERRANEAN
  18. What’s the most southerly city; Toronto, Seattle, Budapest or Bordeaux? TORONTO
  19. What is the capital of Qatar? DOHA
  20. What is the second highest mountain in the world? K2