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.orgSouth America riddles »<10 answersMontevideoMontevideo1AsunciónAsunción1MaracaiboMaracaibo0GuadalajaraGuadalajara0 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.orgVenezuela riddles »very easy 87% MaracaiboMaracaibo23CaracasCaracas571Cartagena, ColombiaCartagena, Colombia24ManaguaManagua37 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.orgPeru riddles »very easy 87% CuscoCusco44LimaLima690QuitoQuito16La PazLa Paz41 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.orgcapitals riddles »hard 48% TegucigalpaTegucigalpa122MaracaiboMaracaibo101CaracasCaracas57ParamariboParamaribo260 What is the capital city of Chile?Santiago is located between the Andes and the Pacific Ocean. Created by: globalquiz.orgChile riddles »average 68% AsunciónAsunción29LimaLima91San SalvadorSan Salvador59SantiagoSantiago388 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.orgcities riddles »easy 73% MontevideoMontevideo401AsunciónAsunción57LimaLima50GuadalajaraGuadalajara39 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.orggeography of Brazil riddles »easy 79% nn Brazilnn Brazil9424in South Africain South Africa699in Philippinesin Philippines847in Cubain Cuba926 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.orgcathedrals riddles »hard 52% Frank GehryFrank Gehry657Oscar NiemeyerOscar Niemeyer3896Sir Christopher WrenSir Christopher Wren1531Le CorbusierLe Corbusier1376 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: Kasiasatellite images riddles »hard 58% BeijingBeijing2517Santiago de ChileSantiago de Chile9873MadridMadrid2358BrasiliaBrasilia2038 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: KasiaBrazil riddles »hard 47% Rio de JaneiroRio de Janeiro4224São PauloSão Paulo5730BrasiliaBrasilia1146Buenos AiresBuenos Aires980 Play South America quiz and see all the questions.