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Geography Quiz 118

From the nature to beaches for holiday! 8 Questions.

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In 1652, the Dutch established which African port as a supply post for ships bound for Asia?

  • Cape Town
  • Algiers
  • Alexandria
  • Tripoli

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The Strait of Messina, which connects the Tyrrhenian Sea with the Ionian Sea, lies between mainland Italy and what large island?

  • Crete
  • Sicily
  • Sardinia
  • Cyprus

Question 3 Photo

Almost all of North America is in which hemisphere?

  • Northern
  • Eastern
  • Southern
  • Western

Question 4 Photo

What Alabama city was the subject of a 1955 and 1956 bus boycott organized by Martin Luther King, Jr., to protest bus segregation?

  • Montgomery
  • Huntsville
  • Birmingham
  • Dothan

Question 5 Photo

Qanats, an ancient system of tunnels built by the Persians, are still used by people in Iran and Afghanistan. Qanats are used for what purpose?

  • Food Storage
  • Irrigation
  • Military Defence
  • Museum

Question 6 Photo

The Yenisey Angara river system is the second longest river system on which continent?

  • Asia
  • Europe
  • North America
  • South America

Question 7 Photo

Puppets may be seen in religious ceremonies on an island in the Lesser Sundas that is predominantly Hindu , can you name this island, where Denpasar is the provincial capital?

  • Luzon
  • Bali
  • Hong Kong
  • Singapore

Question 8 Photo

Which city was badly damaged during an earthquake in 1964 and is now the most populous city in Alaska?

  • Anchorage
  • Fairbanks
  • Barrow
  • Wasilla