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Geography Quiz 14

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By using the Suez Canal, ships avoid sailing around which continent?

  • Africa
  • Europe
  • Asia
  • South America

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The ancient astronomer and geographer Ptolemy used Hierro as the location of the prime meridian. Hierro is part of what group of Spanish islands off the coast of Africa?

  • Azores Islands
  • Canary Islands
  • Madeira Islands
  • Seychelles Islands

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Piraeus serves as the port for the city that is the chief commercial and transportation centre of Greece. Can you name this city?

  • Thessaloniki
  • Athens
  • Nicosia
  • Patra

Question 4 Photo

Which historical era resulted in the greatest growth of cities in Europe and North America?

  • Cold War
  • Dust Bowl
  • Great Depression
  • Industrial Revolution

Question 5 Photo

The Gulf of Aqaba and the Gulf of Suez both border what peninsula?

  • Malay Peninsula
  • Sinai Peninsula
  • Crimea Peninsula
  • Hel Peninsula

Question 6 Photo

A deep gorge called the Iron Gate is located on the border between Serbia and what country to the northeast?

  • Romania
  • Bulgaria
  • Slovakia
  • Croatia

Question 7 Photo

Buddhism was founded in which Asian country about 500 B.C.?

  • Japan
  • India
  • China
  • Indonesia

Question 8 Photo

Which of these African countries has the largest area?

  • Algeria
  • Ethiopia
  • Libya
  • Gambia