Daily Geography 51-60
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The summer solstice is the time of the year with the longest day and shortest night. The winter solstice has the shortest day and longest night. About when does each solstice occur in the northern hemisphere?
Which countries border lake Tanzania?
Uganda, Lenya, and Tanzania
What is the name of the largest lake in Central America?
What do the following countries have in common: Angola, Suriname, Unites states, Portugal?
They are all bordered by the atlantic ocean.
A country in Southeast Asia between Myanmar (Burma) and Laos used to be called Siam. What is it called today?
How many countries does the Antarctic circle pass through?
Which ocean is closest to magnolia?
What is the capital of the island nation that has the Sea of Japan as its western border?
Japan is part of what is called the Ring Of Fire. What and where is the ring of fire?
The ring of fire is s major area in the basin of the Pacific Ocean where a large number of earthquakes and volcanic eruptions occur.
Sakhalin island is to Russia as New Britain island is to:
Papua New Guinea
What is the name of the country completely surrounded by South Africa?
Which two oceans touch Russia?
Artic and North Pacific
Which countries share a land border with Vietnam?
China, Laos, and Cambodia
What kind of weather does high pressure bring? Low pressure?
High-pressure generally brings fair weather and light winds. Low pressure generally brings stormy weather with strong winds.
Seoul is the capital of which East Asian nation?
Which is closer to the South Pole, the southern edge of Africa or the most southernmost edge of mainland Australia.
What is the name of the Spanish islands off the northwest coast of Africa?