Geography 11

From the quiz on 23/6/15.

  1. In which English county are the towns of Woking, Caterham and Epsom? Surrey

  2. Located in the Mariana Trench in the North Pacific, what is the deepest (known) point of the world’s oceans? Challenger Deep

  3. Which African country has land borders with Togo, Burkina Faso, Niger and Nigeria and was formerly known as Dahomey? Benin

  4. Which temple is depicted on the flag of Cambodia? Angkor Wat

  5. What is the largest city (by population) in the European Union? London

  6. Victoria Falls are located on the boundary of which two African countries? Zimbabwe and Zambia

  7. In which country is the resort city of Acapulco? Mexico

  8. What name is given to a curved lake formed when a meander in a river is cut off from the main stem? Oxbow lake

  9. Into which sea does the world’s third-longest river, the Yangtze, flow? East China Sea

  10. Which is the largest island of the Galápagos, noted for its uncanny resemblance to a seahorse? Isabela Island

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