Quiz 012: Geography 01

Questions

01.)What is the smallest country situated within mainland Africa?

02.)The world’s largest wetland system (by land area) is found in Latin America, and is an area of flooded grassland and savannah covering 200,000 square kilometres during the rainy season. This wetland includes parts of Brazil, Paraguay and Bolivia and is fed by the Rio Paraguay. What is the name of this wetland?

03.)It is India’s smallest state by area and the fourth-smallest by population. Panaji is the state’s capital, while Vasco da Gama is its largest city. What is this state?

04.)What is the highest and most extensive mountain range system that lies entirely in Europe?

05.)What is longest continental mountain range in the world, forming a continuous highland along the western edge of South America?

06.)There were nine members in the Federation of Arab Emirates, located in the southeast of the Arabian Peninsula. When the British ended the protectorate arrangement in 1971, seven of them joined together to form the United Arab Emirates, UAE. These are Abu Dhabi, Ajman, Dubai, Fujairah, Ras al-Khaimah, Sharjah and Umm al-Quwain. Which two states chose to go their separate ways, and are today small but prosperous independent states?

07.)What is a sea situated between Australia and New Zealand?

08.)The Suez Canal is an artificial sea-level waterway in Egypt, connecting the Mediterranean Sea to the Red Sea through the Isthmus of Suez. Name its two ends?

09.)Located 5,068 metres (16,627 ft) above sea level in Tibet , What is the highest railway station in the world?

10.)Also known as the Great Indian Desert, s a large arid region in the northwestern part of the Indian subcontinent that covers an area of 200,000 km2 (77,000 sq mi) and forms a natural boundary between India and Pakistan. What is this dessert?

Answers

01.)Gambia

02.)The Pantanal

03.)Goa

04.)Alps

05.)Andes

06.)Bahrain and Qatar

07.)Tasman Sea

08.)Port Said & Port Tewfik

09.)Tanggula  railway station

10.)Thar Desert

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