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How Well Do You Know Your UK Geography?

If you get more than 15 then you're flying high.

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  1. 1. First up, after London, what is the UK's biggest city by population?

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    Glasgow
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    Glasgow
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    Manchester
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    Manchester
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    Birmingham
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    Birmingham
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    It's Birmingham!

    Birmingham is now home to more than a million people.

  2. 2. Which county does this flag belong to?

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    Devon
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    Cornwall
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    Somerset
  3. 3. Which city is further north?

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    Norwich
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    Norwich
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    Coventry
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    Coventry
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  4. 4. What's the largest English county by area?

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    North Yorkshire
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    North Yorkshire
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    Norfolk
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    Norfolk
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    Cumbria
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    Cumbria
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    It's North Yorkshire!

    With an area of 8,654 kmĀ².

  5. 5. Which city does this harbour belong to?

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    Cardiff
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    Aberdeen
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    Portsmouth
  6. 6. What is the UK's longest river?

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    River Thames
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    River Wye
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    River Severn
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    It's the Severn!

    The Severn runs through parts of Wales and England and is 9km longer than the Thames.

  7. 7. And what about the highest mountain?

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    Mount Snowdon
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    Mount Snowdon
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    Ben Nevis
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    Ben Nevis
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    Ben Macdui
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    Ben Macdui
  8. 8. Which has the bigger population?

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    Liverpool
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    Liverpool
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    Bristol
    Bristol
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    It's Liverpool!

    With a population of around 440,000, it beats Bristol's 380,000.

  9. 9. Which of these Channel Islands is furthest south?

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    Alderney
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    Alderney
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    Guernsey
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    Guernsey
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    Jersey
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    Jersey
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  10. 10. Where would you find this cathedral?

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    York
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    Cambridge
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    Canterbury
  11. 11. Where is this?

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    Leeds
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    Belfast
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    Exeter
  12. 12. Which is bigger by population?

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    Cardiff
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    Cardiff
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    Bradford
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    Bradford
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    It's Bradford!

    Bradford has a population of around 467,000, compared to Cardiff's 310,000.

  13. 13. Which county is this the flag of?

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    Yorkshire
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    Kent
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    Lancashire
  14. 14. Which of these is NOT a real place name?

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    Arse
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    Shitterton
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    Bitchfield
  15. 15. Which is further south?

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    Bournemouth
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    Bournemouth
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    Southampton
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    Southampton
  16. 16. In which county would you find the Angel of the North?

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    Northumberland
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    Tyne and Wear
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    Westmorland
  17. 17. Where is Dartmoor?

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    Devon
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    Worcestershire
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    Gloucestershire
  18. 18. Which London borough is largest by population?

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    Southwark
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    Croydon
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    Kensington and Chelsea
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    It's Croydon!

    2013 figures show Croydon to have a population of nearly 373,000, compared to 298,000 in Southwark and just 156,000 in Kensington and Chelsea.

  19. 19. Which is furthest north?

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    Newcastle
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    Newcastle
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    Sunderland
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    Sunderland
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    Middlesbrough
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    Middlesbrough
  20. 20. And finally, what is Britain's rainiest city?

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    Plymouth
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    Plymouth
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    Preston
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    Preston
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    Cardiff
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    Cardiff
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    It's Cardiff!

    According to a Met Office study last year, the Welsh capital suffers 115cm of rain a year.

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