Geography questions This is a list of recently added questions about geography. Play geography quiz and see all the questions. Which European was the first to discover America?Bjarni Herjólfsson. Bjarni was heading to Greenland to visit his father in 986, when he drifted south and found himself near the coast of today Canada. Despite his crew eagerness, he refused to land and only attested the discovery of a land full of trees and hills.Created by: smyruvery hard 25% Bjarni HerjólfssonBjarni Herjólfsson611Marco PoloMarco Polo183Christopher ColumbusChristopher Columbus1150Amerigo VespucciAmerigo Vespucci407discoverers riddles » The Great Kobuk Sand Dune may be found in:Alaska. The Great Kobuk Sand Dune is located 65 km behind Arctic circle. Summer temperature may reach as high as 29°C! The 30 meters high dune is one of Alaska curiosities. There are 3 sets of dunes in the Kobuk Valley national park - Great Kobuk, Little Kobuk and Hunt River Dune that together cover 40 square km, and comprise the largest active Arctic dune field in North America.Created by: smyruvery hard 37% FranceFrance35JordanJordan245AlaskaAlaska218SpainSpain90Alaska riddles » The Caspian Sea, the largest lake in the world, is: North freshwater, south saltwater, east super salty. The Caspian Sea, fed by freshwater (sweet) rivers, mainly Volga (80%) and Ural in the north, is freshwater, while it's deeper, warmer and saline (1.2%) in the south. The salinity of Garabogazköl, shallow eastern bay is 35%!Created by: Katarzyna Dąbrowskavery hard 15% freshwater freshwater127 saltwater saltwater122 North freshwater, south saltwater North freshwater, south saltwater62 North freshwater, south saltwater, east super salty. North freshwater, south saltwater, east super salty.58lakes riddles » Which economy is the biggest in the world?European Union. GDP of the whole EU amounted to $17,371 bilion in 2013. USA was second with $16,799 bilion, followed by China ($9,181 bilion) and Japan ($4,901 bilion).Created by: Oskar Gryzvery hard 22% JapaneseJapanese96ChineseChinese912United States United States 732European UnionEuropean Union513economy riddles » What is the approximate population of the EU500,000,000. According to the 2016 estimate, the EU population is 510,056,011Created by: Ys Chanhard 40% 1,000,0001,000,0000500,000,000500,000,000151000,000,0001000,000,00082,500,000,0002,500,000,00014EU riddles » Which is the highest peak in the Balkans?Musala (2,925 m) is the highest peak in Bulgaria and entire Balkan Peninsula. Olympus (2,918 m) is the highest peak in Greece and the 2nd highest in the Balkans. Triglav (2,864 m) and Korab (2,764 m) are the highest peaks in Slovenia and Macedonia, respectively, but they are not the 3rd and the 4th highest peaks in the Balkans.Created by: Edis Kukovery hard 18% OlympusOlympus299MusalaMusala150TriglavTriglav287KorabKorab70mountains riddles » Which is the longest freshwater lake in the world?Tanganyika. Its maximum length is 673 km. It is also the 2nd deepest freshwater lake in the world, 2nd oldest and the 2nd largest by volume.Created by: Edis Kukohard 42% BalkhashBalkhash209Malawi / NyasaMalawi / Nyasa277BaikalBaikal918TanganyikaTanganyika1024lakes riddles » Which is the smallest country in Africa?Seychelles cover only 459 square kilometres.Created by: Edis Kukovery hard 34% ComorosComoros121SwazilandSwaziland308SeychellesSeychelles357MauritiusMauritius242countries riddles » Which is the largest state in India by area?Rajasthan. Rank State Area (km2) 1 Rajasthan 342239 2 Madhya Pradesh 308252 3 Maharashtra 307713 4 Uttar Pradesh 240928Created by: Normanshard 45% RajasthanRajasthan1063MaharastraMaharastra636Madhya PradeshMadhya Pradesh337Uttar PradeshUttar Pradesh309India riddles » which of the bellow river flows north and south of the equatorCongo River. The Congo River has a total length of 4,370 km (2,715 mi). It crosses the equator twice.Created by: Normansvery hard 30% Amezon RiverAmezon River205Nile RiverNile River359Congo RiverCongo River262Darling RiverDarling River41geography of Africa riddles » Play geography quiz and see all the questions.