Quiz: Can You Name These Geographic Features?
Can You Name These Geographic Features?
By: John Miller
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About This Quiz

You know "The Mountain" from "Game of Thrones," but the real-life mountains (and rivers, valleys, etc.) usually have more descriptive names. Can you name these geographic features?

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From sea level to summit, what is the world's tallest mountain?
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Which Australian feature is so big that astronauts can see it from space?
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What is the longest river in the world?
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Canada is home to which of the following mountain ranges?
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Where is the Grand Canyon located?
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The Giant's Causeway is an alien-looking coastal feature found in ____.
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Where would you find a massive body of water called the Yangtze?
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Which feature covers about one-third of Earth's surface?
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Where would you find a feature called the Great Rift Valley?
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What is Eyjafjallajökull?
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Which huge American river begins in Montana?
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By land mass, what is the largest continent on Earth?
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Lake Victoria is the largest lake in ______.
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Where would you find the Alps mountain range?
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In Venezuela, you will find the highest _____ in the world.
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What is the name of the tallest mountain in North America?
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The ____ Sea is the largest inland body of water in the world.
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What are the Twelve Apostles?
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Which continent spans nine time zones?
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Famous author Joseph Conrad called this area the "heart of darkness."
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It is the second-longest river in the United States.
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Where would you find the huge body of salt water called Hudson Bay?
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Outside of polar areas, what is the biggest desert on the planet?
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The Namib is a major ____ in southern Africa.
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A feature named "Baikal" is what kind of place?
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The _____ Ice Shelf is a major feature in Antarctica.
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What is the Zambezi?
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If you visit the Kamchatka Peninsula, you might be lucky to see which famous UNESCO World Heritage Site?
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What sort of geographical feature is Mongefossen?
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