Cities of South America questions This is a list of recently added questions about cities of South America. Play cities of South America quiz and see all the questions. What is the capital city of Paraguay?Asunción. Asuncion is the capital and largest city of Paraguay. The full city name is “Nuestra Señora Santa María de la Asunción”, meaning “Our Lady Saint Mary of the Assumption” Created by: globalquiz.orghard 46% MontevideoMontevideo666AsunciónAsunción921MaracaiboMaracaibo174GuadalajaraGuadalajara214South America riddles » What is the capital city of Venezuela?Caracas. Despite being just 10 miles (15km) from the Caribbean Sea, Caracas has no sea access. It is separated from the coast by a steep 2,200-metre-high (7,200 ft) mountain range, Cerro El Avila.Created by: globalquiz.orgvery easy 88% MaracaiboMaracaibo129CaracasCaracas2473Cartagena, ColombiaCartagena, Colombia88ManaguaManagua118Venezuela riddles » What is the capital city of Peru?Lima is old - it was founded by Spanish conquistador Francisco Pizarro in 1535. The National University of San Marcos, founded in 1551, is the oldest continuously functioning university in the Americas.Created by: globalquiz.orgvery easy 87% CuscoCusco128LimaLima2517QuitoQuito79La PazLa Paz159Peru riddles » What is the capital city of Suriname?Paramaribo is famed for its diverse ethnic makeup, including Creoles, Indian, Multiracials, Maroons, Javanese, Indigenous, Chinese, Europeans, Lebanese and Jews.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 46% TegucigalpaTegucigalpa477MaracaiboMaracaibo403CaracasCaracas194ParamariboParamaribo925capitals riddles » What is the capital city of Chile?Santiago is located between the Andes and the Pacific Ocean. Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 68% AsunciónAsunción133LimaLima361San SalvadorSan Salvador244SantiagoSantiago1613Chile riddles » What is the capital city of Uruguay?Montevideo has consistently been rated as having the highest quality of life of any city in Latin America: by 2015 has held this rank every year during the last decade.Created by: globalquiz.orgeasy 73% MontevideoMontevideo1905AsunciónAsunción292LimaLima197GuadalajaraGuadalajara185cities riddles » Where are favelas?Nn Brazil. A favela is a slum in Brazil. The original favela was built in 1897 on the Morro da Providência in Rio de Janeiro by the families of soldiers returning from the war against the settlers of Canudos. Their formations were disbanded and soldiers were left with no work and place to live. Created by: globalquiz.orgvery easy 80% nn Brazilnn Brazil11963in South Africain South Africa826in Philippinesin Philippines1009in Cubain Cuba1112geography of Brazil riddles » Which architect designed the famous cathedral in Brasilia?Oscar Niemeyer. In 1956, Juscelino Kubitschek, newly elected Brazilian president, visited Niemeyer: ‘I am going to build a new capital for this country and I want you to help me’. Niemeyer organized a competition for the lay-out of Brasília, the new capital, and the winner was the project of his old master and great friend, Lúcio Costa. Niemeyer would design the buildings, Lucio the plan of the city. Created by: globalquiz.orghard 53% Frank GehryFrank Gehry750Oscar NiemeyerOscar Niemeyer4652Sir Christopher WrenSir Christopher Wren1769Le CorbusierLe Corbusier1593cathedrals riddles » Which capital is that?Santiago de Chile. The city is flanked by the main chain of the Andes to the east and the Chilean Coastal Range to the west. The mountains around Santiago are quite tall; the tallest is the Tupungato volcano at 6,570 m (21,555 ft).Created by: Kasiahard 59% BeijingBeijing2806Santiago de ChileSantiago de Chile11293MadridMadrid2640BrasiliaBrasilia2316satellite images riddles » What is the most populous city in Brazil?São Paulo with its 11 Million inhabitants (up to 27M in Greater São Paulo) is the largest city not only in Brazil, but also the largest in the southern hemisphere and the Americas.Created by: Kasiahard 48% Rio de JaneiroRio de Janeiro4710São PauloSão Paulo6744BrasiliaBrasilia1241Buenos AiresBuenos Aires1073Brazil riddles » Play South America quiz and see all the questions.