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Geography Quiz 137

From oceans to fjords , mountains to glaciers better check what you know! 8 Questions.

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Pascagoula, a city nearly destroyed by Hurricane Katrina, lies on the Gulf Coast of which state?

  • Mississippi
  • Texas
  • Florida
  • Nevada

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Which state has more coastal marshland?

  • Louisiana
  • Kentucky
  • New Hampshire
  • California

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Madagascar and Sri Lanka are island countries in which ocean?

  • Pacific Ocean
  • Indian Ocean
  • Arctic Ocean
  • Atlantic Ocean

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In the early 20th century, an international competition selected a design for the federal capital city that replaced Melbourne. Name this capital city?

  • Canberra
  • Sydney
  • Perth
  • Darwin

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The capital of the country that makes up more than 70 percent of the Arabian Peninsula is one of the most isolated capital cities in the world. Can you name this city?

  • Muscat
  • Abu Dhabi
  • Baghdad
  • Riyadh

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The Nansen Cordillera, an undersea ridge named for explorer Fridtjof Nansen, is found in which ocean?

  • Arctic Ocean
  • Atlantic Ocean
  • Pacific Ocean
  • Indian Ocean

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In order to generate hydroelectric power, one of the world's largest artificial lakes was created in Ghana in 1965. Can you name this body of water?

  • Lake Tanganyika
  • Lake Volta
  • Lake Turkana
  • Lake Victoria

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The Yamal Peninsula, which lies north of the Arctic Circle, holds what may be the largest natural gas reserves in the world. This peninsula is part of what country?

  • Russia
  • China
  • Finland
  • Lithuania