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UK Geography and associated information.

Some easy and some, perhaps, not so easy questions about Scotland, England, Wales and Northern Ireland. 12 Questions.

 
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1

What height is Ben Nevis generally accepted to be?

  • 2,409 feet
  • 3,409 feet
  • 4,409 feet

2

As of July 2007, what was the official population within the bounds of Greater London?

  • 12,000,000
  • 7,556,900
  • 4,009,123

3

In which year did Cardiff become the official Capital City of Wales?

  • 1955
  • 1855
  • 2005

4

How many counties make up Northern Ireland?

  • 5 Counties
  • 8 Counties
  • 6 Counties

5

Which is the longest river which runs ONLY through England ?

  • Thames
  • Trent
  • Severn

6

Dundee stands upon which river?

  • River Forth
  • River Clyde
  • River Tay

7

The City of Nottingham is in which area/ region of England?

  • West Midlands
  • North Midlands
  • East Midlands

8

Situated Just over six miles south-east of Manchester city centre, this town was famous for the manufacture of hats and the local football club is nick-named "The Hatters". What is the town's name?

  • Mansfield
  • Burnley
  • Stockport

9

What is the highest mountain in Wales?

  • Snowdon
  • Stac Rhos
  • Pen Y Fan

10

What is the SECOND largest city in Northern Ireland?

  • Lisburn
  • Derry
  • Belfast

11

We all know of "Brummies" and "Scousers", but where do "Mackems" hail from?

  • Middlesborough
  • Gateshead
  • Sunderland

12

Marriage ceremonies used to to take place over the Blacksmith's anvil in which Scottish town?

  • Greetna
  • Gretna
  • Gala

 

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