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Fifth Graders Can Easily Pass This African Geography Quiz — Can You?

Hopefully you paid attention in class.

  1. True or False:
    Africa is the third-largest continent in the world.

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    Wrong! 

    Africa is the second-largest continent!

  2. Which of the following is *NOT* a country in Africa?

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    Curaçao is an island located in the Southern Caribbean Sea and part of the Kingdom of the Netherlands!

  3. Which ocean does the Congo River flow into?

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    The Congo River flows into the Atlantic Ocean!

  4. What's the name of this country in red?

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    It's Mali!

  5. What’s the capital of Nigeria?

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    It's Abuja!

  6. True or False:
    The Nile River flows north.

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    Yep! The Nile River flows from south to north!

  7. What's the capital of Zambia?

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    It's Lusaka!

  8. Where is Mount Kilimanjaro located?

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    It's located in Tanzania!

  9. What's the name of this country in red?

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    It's Zimbabwe!

  10. Which of the following is *NOT* One of South Africa's Three Capitals?

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    South Africa's three capital cities are Pretoria, Bloemfontein, and Cape Town.

  11. True or False:
    Mount Kenya is the second highest mountain in Africa.

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    After Kilimanjaro, Mount Kenya is the second highest mountain in Africa!

  12. Lastly, what's the name of this country in red?

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    It's Gabon!

Brooke Greenberg

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