Geography 34

From the quiz on 24/1/17.

  1. In which South American country is the Inca city of Machu Picchu? Peru

  2. The city of Paris is located in which region of France? Île-de-France

  3. Which British city has a fifteen-station subway system nicknamed The Clockwork Orange? Glasgow

  4. The Algarve is the southernmost region of which European country? Portugal

  5. What is the only letter of the English alphabet that does not appear in the name of any US state? Q

  6. Mombasa is the second-largest city and principal port of which African country? Kenya

  7. Vanuatu, New Caledonia, Papua New Guinea, Fiji and the Solomon Islands all belong to which subregion of Oceania? Melanesia

  8. The Falkirk Wheel is a rotating boat lift opened in 2002 to reconnect the Forth and Clyde Canal to which other? Union Canal

  9. The world’s second-largest barrier reef system (after the Great Barrier Reef) is located just off the coast of which Central American country? Belize

  10. Taking the flag of Lithuania, rescaling it slightly, lightening every colour and adding a central white star produces the flag of which country in Southeast Asia? Myanmar (Burma)

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