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Our World Quiz

What do you know about our world? Play this fun quiz to find out. 30 Questions.

 
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1

According to the UN, as of May 2008, how many countries are there in the world?

  • 172
  • 192
  • 212

2

How many people live in India?

  • 1.17 billion
  • 1.37 billion
  • 1.57 billion

3

How much rainfall does the coast of Antartica see annually?

  • 8 inches
  • 18 inches
  • 80 inches

4

Which two countries does the Gobi desert straddle?

  • China and India
  • China and Mongolia
  • China and Kygryzstan

5

What is the capital of Georgia?

  • T'bilisi
  • Pristina
  • Tskhinvali

6

To which empire did Suriname belong until after World War II?

  • British
  • Dutch
  • French

7

Which of these states in the world's smallest?

  • Monaco
  • Vatican City
  • San Marino

8

Which of these countries has the highest murder rate in the world?

  • South Africa
  • Jamaica
  • Columbia

9

Who is the Prime Minister of Sweden?

  • Jens Stolenberg
  • Fredrik Reinfeldt
  • Matti Taneli Vanhanen

10

What colours are on the flag of Niger?

  • Green, orange and white
  • Green, blue and white
  • Green, black and red

11

The city of Basel is in which European country?

  • Italy
  • Amsterdam
  • Switzerland

12

The Mojo Indians are indigenous to which country?

  • Bolivia
  • Malaysia
  • USA

13

What is the national flower of India?

  • Lotus
  • Orchid
  • Hibisscus

14

How long is the Amazon river?

  • 4150 miles
  • 3150 miles
  • 2150 miles

15

What is an archipelago?

  • A group of tectonically clustered islands
  • An stand alone eco-system
  • Mountains that rise out of the sea

16

How many people alive have HIV/AIDS?

  • 27.6 million
  • 39.4 million
  • 41.8 million

17

Subei is an ethnic group common in which country?

  • Brazil
  • Russia
  • China

18

What is the official language of Taiwan?

  • Mandarin
  • Japanese
  • Tai

19

In which of these countries is stoning illegal?

  • Somalia
  • Nigeria
  • Mali

20

In which mountain range is Kangchenjunga?

  • Karakoram
  • Himalayas
  • Andes

21

At its narrowest point, what is the sea distance between Dover and Calais?

  • 11 miles
  • 21 miles
  • 31 miles

22

In which country would one find Half Moon airport?

  • USA
  • Japan
  • Nigeria

23

In which century did Genghis Khan reign over the Mongol Empire?

  • 12th
  • 13th
  • 14th

24

Which of these countries does the River Danube NOT flow through?

  • Slovenia
  • Slovakia
  • Romania

25

The island of East Timor is located 400 miles northwest of which country?

  • Australia
  • Japan
  • Madagascar

26

Buenos Aires is the capital of which country?

  • Argentina
  • Chile
  • Bolivia

27

Cuba, Jamaica and Cayman Islands are part of which island group?

  • Antilles
  • Canaries
  • Grenadines

28

What is the currency of Bulgaria?

  • Euro
  • Lev
  • Bulgarian Pound

29

What is the distance between London and Sydney?

  • 10,600 miles
  • 11,600 miles
  • 21,000 miles

30

And finally, what is the population of Wales?

  • 1.4 million
  • 2.9 million
  • 3.6 million

 

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