Geography of North America questions This is a list of recently added questions about geography of North America. Play geography of North America quiz and see all the questions. What is the most populous Spanish-speaking country in the world?Mexico. The total population of Mexico is 112M. The second largest Spanish-speaking country is Colombia with 47M. For reference, the Spanish-speaking population of the United States is 35M.Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 62% MexicoMexico9352ArgentinaArgentina1762SpainSpain802BrazilBrazil3054geography of Mexico riddles » To which country does Baja California peninsula belong?Mexico. The Peninsula extends 1,247 kilometres (775 mi) and is divided between two Mexican States, Baja California and Baja California Sur.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 59% United StatesUnited States4941MexicoMexico7993FranceFrance193BrazilBrazil197Mexico riddles » Dry Falls is thought to be the greatest known waterfall that ever existed. Where is it?In the United States. Dry Falls is a 3.5 mile long scalloped precipice in central Washington. According to the current geological model, catastrophic flooding channeled water over this 400-foot (120 m) rock face at the end of the last ice age. At this time, it is estimated that the flow of the falls was ten times the current flow of all the rivers in the world combined.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 49% in Icelandin Iceland4346in Canadain Canada4541in the United Statesin the United States9596in Chinain China1032waterfalls riddles » Apart from the United States of America, which other country in the world is officially named "United States"?Mexico. The official name of Mexico is United States of Mexico. Several other such countries existed in the past, including United States of Brazil (1937-1967), United States of Colombia (1863-1886) and United States of Indonesia (1949-1950).Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 64% FranceFrance672MexicoMexico15808BrazilBrazil3222PhilippinesPhilippines4816country names riddles » What is the largest tribal grouping of Native Americans in the United States?Cherokee. According to the 2000 census, 281,069 U.S. citizens self-identify as Cherokee. These numbers are closely followed by Navajo (269,202). Other tribal groups are considerably smaller, only Sioux (108,272) and Chippewa (105,907) exceed 100,000.Created by: globalquiz.orgvery hard 37% CherokeeCherokee4355ApacheApache4176SiouxSioux2382CreekCreek626peoples riddles » The city of Vancouver in Canada has hosted the XXI Olympic Winter Games. What is the daily mean air temperature in February in Vancouver?40.8°F (+4.9°C). Vancouver is one of Canada's warmest cities. The city has a moderate oceanic climate. On average, there are only eleven days of snowfall per year.Created by: KYRTAPSvery hard 37% 29.8°F (-1,2°C)29.8°F (-1,2°C)87327.3°F (-2,6°C)27.3°F (-2,6°C)232825.3°F (-3.7°C)25.3°F (-3.7°C)281540.8°F (+4.9°C)40.8°F (+4.9°C)3636geography of Canada riddles » Which country in the New World has the largest number of UNESCO World Heritage Sites?Mexico. A number of pre-Hispanic cities put Mexico to the first place in Americas and sixth worldwide. There are 33 World Heritage Sites in Mexico, 21 in US, 19 in Brazil and 11 in Peru. Created by: globalquiz.orghard 48% the United Statesthe United States2981MexicoMexico7202PeruPeru3547BrazilBrazil1080UNESCO World Heritage riddles » Who is the city of St. Louis named after?King of France. Louis IX (1214 – 1270) is the only canonised king of France, mostly due to his support and participation in the crusades. There are many places named after him, including the city of St. Louis, Missouri, and both the state and city of San Luis Potosí in Mexico. Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 60% early Christian Martyrearly Christian Martyr5655king of Franceking of France17732translator of the Bibletranslator of the Bible1553founder of the Knights Templarfounder of the Knights Templar4132geography of France riddles » Where was this photo taken?In St. Louis. The Gateway Arch is a 630-foot (192 m) monument in St. Louis, Missouri. It was built as a monument to the westward expansion of the United States, it is the centerpiece of the Jefferson National Expansion Memorial and has become an internationally famous symbol of St. Louis. It is the tallest man-made monument in the United States and the world's tallest arch.Created by: Софияhard 48% in Chicagoin Chicago4265in St. Louisin St. Louis10080in Dallasin Dallas4345in Yokohamain Yokohama2229Where was this photo taken riddles » Where is the famous Cave of the Crystals?In Mexico. The cave near Naica, Mexico, was discovered in 2000 by miners. At that time, it was completely submerged. Today, the cave is accessible because the mining company's pumping operations keep it clear of water. Unfortunately, the crystals deteriorate in air, and soon may be lost.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 40% in Switzerlandin Switzerland2162in USAin USA1797in Mexicoin Mexico5698in South Africain South Africa4250famous places riddles » Play geography of North America quiz and see all the questions.