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What is the longest river in the world?
What is the largest desert in the world?
What name is given to the region located between Mexico and South America?
What place is located at 90 degrees north latitude?
What is the oldest city in the United States?
In what state is Acadia National Park located?
Ayers Rock is the largest exposed rock in the world. On what continent is it located?
What is the only New England state that does not border the Atlantic Ocean?
What is the name for the southernmost point of South America?
What mountain range forms the boundary between France and Spain?
In what country is the Leaning Tower of Pisa located?
What is the largest island in the world if we disregard the continent of Australia?
Mount Mitchell is the highest peak in the Appalachian Mountains. In what state is it located?
Although it is not the longest river in the world, what river carries the largest volume of water?
What is the capital city of Canada?
What city has the largest population of any other city in the world?
New York City
What is the largest city in the United States?
What is the source of the Mississippi River?
What river carved out the Grand Canyon?
What island is located just off the toe of the Italian boot?
What is the name given to the arm of the Indian Ocean that's located between Saudi Arabia and Iran?
What is the capital city of Argentina?
What is the southernmost town in Texas?
What US state has more miles of coastline than any other state?
What is the capital city of the Philippines?
Great Barrier Reef
What is the name for the largest coral reef in the world?
On what river is London located?
Besides Canada and Mexico, what country is nearest the United States?
What is the capital city of India?
Hawaii receives more rain than any other state in the US. What state receives the smallest amount of rainfall?
What is the capital city of Saudi Arabia?
What US state has set aside the most land for Native American reservations?
What is the most heavily populated city in the world?
What Nebraska river was a major transportation route for pioneers heading west?
What is the highest mountain peak in the Alps?
Three gorges Dam, the largest dam in China, will soon become the largest power plant in the world. On what river is this dam built?
On what river is the Grand Coulee Dam located?
What country owns the Galapagos Islands?
In what US state are all of the 16 highest mountain peaks located?
What name is given to the region of plains and low hills that are located between the Appalachian Highlands and the Atlantic Coastal Plains?
What is the capital city of Denmark?
What large island lies in the Indian Ocean directly west of Mozambique, Africa?
What section of a map tells you how the map distances compare to actual mileage?
What name is given to 0 degrees longitude?
Belize, Guatemala, Honduras, El Salvador, Nicaragua, Panama, Costa Rica
Name the seven countries that are grouped together as Central America.
In what country did Mount Vesuvius erupt in the year 79?
What is the capital city of Pennsylvania?
In what state are the Everglades located?
On what island does the Statue of Liberty stand?
What US state is composed of two separate peninsulas?
On what continent is the Kalahari Desert located?
What is the highest mountain peak on the continent of Africa?
In what US state is Mount Rushmore located?
Great Salt Lake
What is the largest lake in the United States that is NOT a Great Lake?
The first shots of the Civil War were fired at Fort Sumter. In which state is this fort located?
What is the smallest state in our country?
What is the capital city of Germany?
On what continent is Poland located?
Norway, Sweden, Finland, Denmark, and Iceland
Name the five Scandinavian countries?
In what country could you view Angel Falls, the highest waterfall in the world?
What ocean borders the country of Uraguay?
What is the largest country in North America?
What is Norway's capital city?
What name is given to a smaller river that flows into a larger river?
What city is known as the Eternal City?
What country is located on two different continents?
What is the only Great Lake to be located entirely within the US?
types of plants grown in an area
What type of information would be given on a vegetation map?
What state's name is derived from a Spanish word meaning "mountainous region," and hold the record for the lowest recorded temperature in the lower 48 states with 70 degrees below zero at Rogers Pass in 1954?
What famous big clock is found near the House of Parliament in London?
North Atlantic Drift
What is the name of the warm water current in the Atlantic Ocean that helps to moderate the climate in Europe?
What is the least populated continent?
What type of landform is surrounded by water on three sides?
What name is given to the interior section of Australia, which is mainly desert?
Brazil, Columbia, Ecuador
The equator passes through which three South American counties?
What is another name for lines of latitude?
In which US state are most of the Sierra Nevada Mountains located?
What continent is bordered by every ocean except the Atlantic?
Name the deepest point in all the oceans, which is located in the Pacific Ocean.
What is the capital city of Idaho?
What country shares an island with the Dominican Republic?
In what US state would you find the Willamette Valley?
On what river does New York's financial district sit?
What is the narrow strip of land called that connects two larger land areas?
In what state is Harper's Ferry National Historical Park located?
What city in British Columbia is Canada's most important port on the Pacific Ocean?
What is the capital of and most populous city in Sweden?
What river flows northeast out of Lake Ontario and empties into a gulf that bears its name?
In what country is Mount Fuji located?
What city in Saudi Arabia is the birthplace of Mohammad?
What is the second-longest river in the world?
What country borders both France and Portugal?
Which of the Great Lakes extends farthest to the north?
What is the capital city of New Mexico?
In what US state are the Grand Teton Mountains located?
What US state capital is situated in Puget Sound?
What name is given to a narrow body of water that connects two larger bodies of water?
What is the capital city of Peru?
On what major river is Louisville, Kentucky located?
What is China's largest city?
What Canadian Territory does the majority of Alaska border?
On what continent are the Atlas Mountains located?
What is the highest mountain peak in America?
What is the name for a place in a desert where there are springs and plants?
On what island did the volcano Mount Etna erupt in both 1169 and 1669?
In what Egyptian city are the Great Pyramids located?
In what US state is Crater Lake National Park located?
What is the capital city of the state of New York?
What US state has 15,000 lakes?
What state is located in the geographical center of the US?
If you visited Washington DC, what group of 14 museums would you probably tour?
Name the only city located within the Arctic Circle?
What is the largest city on Lake Michigan?
How many boroughs are located in New York City?
What was the capital city of West Germany?
What is the name for the hill in Athens on which the Parthenon stood?
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