Are You An African Geography Expert?

True geography buffs know their way around the globe with ease, but how well do you know your African geography? It's time to find out! Take these 12 questions and put your knowledge on African geography to the test!
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Question 1/10

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What desert extends across Northern Africa?
Gobi
Mojave
Sahara
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Question 2/10

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Which of these bodies of water does not border Africa?
Atlantic Ocean
Pacific Ocean
Indian Ocean
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What is the longest river in Africa?
Niger
Nile
Limpopo
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In which country is the Cape of Good Hope?
South Africa
Chad
Ethiopia
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What is the highest mountain in Africa?
Mount Kenya
Mount Stanley
Mount Kilimanjaro
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Which African country has the largest population?
Ethiopia
South Africa
Nigeria
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What is the capital of Ethiopia?
Addis Ababa
Asmara
Mogadishu
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What is the largest country in Africa by area?
Democratic Republic of Congo
Algeria
South Africa
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What is the most populous capital city in Africa?
Lagos
Cairo
Kinshasha
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Question 10/10

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What is the largest lake in Africa?
Lake Victoria
Lake Nyasa
Lake Tanganyika
Result
This quiz revealed that you're simply average when it comes to African geography! Hey, to be fair, Africa is a huge continent with a vast array of countries, cities, rivers, and lakes to keep track of. What matters is that you gave this quiz your all and left having learned something new.

C+, African Geography Average

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Based on the results of this quiz, you are African geography amazing! Color us impressed! While many Americans struggle deeply with any referring to African geography, you proved that it is possible to have a strong base knowledge worthy of building upon. Well done!

B+, African Geography Amazing

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Based on the results of this quiz, you are a true African geography ace! Anyone can lay claim to knowing African geography well, but few people can put their money where their mouth is. As it turns out, you know your African geography in a way that most people wish they did. Well done!

A+, African Geography Ace

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1
What desert extends across Northern Africa?
Gobi
Mojave
Sahara
2
Which of these bodies of water does not border Africa?
Atlantic Ocean
Pacific Ocean
Indian Ocean
3
What is the longest river in Africa?
Niger
Nile
Limpopo
4
In which country is the Cape of Good Hope?
South Africa
Chad
Ethiopia
5
What is the highest mountain in Africa?
Mount Kenya
Mount Stanley
Mount Kilimanjaro
6
Which African country has the largest population?
Ethiopia
South Africa
Nigeria
7
What is the capital of Ethiopia?
Addis Ababa
Asmara
Mogadishu
8
What is the largest country in Africa by area?
Democratic Republic of Congo
Algeria
South Africa
9
What is the most populous capital city in Africa?
Lagos
Cairo
Kinshasha
10
What is the largest lake in Africa?
Lake Victoria
Lake Nyasa
Lake Tanganyika