South America questions This is a list of recently added questions about South America. Play South America quiz and see all the questions. What kind of fruit is on the photo?The Cherimoya is an edible fruit-bearing species of the genus Annona, which generally is thought to be native to Ecuador, Colombia, Peru and Bolivia. Some characterize the fruit flavor as a blend of banana, pineapple, papaya, peach, and strawberry. Cherimoya seeds, which are inside the fruit, are poisonous if crushed open. It contains 15% of sugar and vitamin C.Created by: Katarzyna Dąbrowskahard 41% The NísperoThe Níspero259The CherimoyaThe Cherimoya1030The KumquatThe Kumquat923The CytronThe Cytron253fruits riddles » 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 26% Bjarni HerjólfssonBjarni Herjólfsson712Marco PoloMarco Polo213Christopher ColumbusChristopher Columbus1300Amerigo VespucciAmerigo Vespucci466the United States riddles » What is the largest city in Brazil?São Paulo. The four largest cities in Brazil are São Paulo (11.9 million), Rio de Janeiro (6.5 million), Salvador, Bahia (2.9 million) and Brasília (2.9 million).Created by: globalquiz.orghard 55% São PauloSão Paulo2970Salvador, BahiaSalvador, Bahia79Rio de JaneiroRio de Janeiro1854BrasíliaBrasília412Brazil riddles » Which country was formerly named Dutch Guiana?Suriname is a former Dutch Colony known as Dutch Guiana. The country changed its name in 1975, after gaining independence. The name “Suriname” comes from the main river of the country, and was used for the colony long before the official adoption.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 56% GhanaGhana697SurinameSuriname2707IndonesiaIndonesia634HondurasHonduras779historical names riddles » Which country is Espirito Santo a part of?Brazil. Espírito Santo is a state on the coast of Brazil, famous for its sandy beaches. It is the Brazil's largest producer of petroleum. Created by: globalquiz.orghard 56% CubaCuba2071IsraelIsrael505SpainSpain2020BrazilBrazil5870geography riddles » Which country is Gran Chaco a part of?Argentina. Gran Chaco is a sparsely populated semi-arid region divided between Bolivia, Paraguay, Argentina and Brazil. In 1932-1935, Paraguay and Bolivia fought a War for the control of the area (The Gran Chaco War).Created by: globalquiz.orghard 41% SpainSpain575ArgentinaArgentina3323ColombiaColombia1735MexicoMexico2391Argentina riddles » Which country borders Argentina?Bolivia. Argentina borders Chile, Bolivia, Paraguay, Brazil and Uruguay.Created by: globalquiz.orgvery hard 37% ColombiaColombia451EcuadorEcuador632PeruPeru1184BoliviaBolivia1373Bolivia riddles » Which country borders Brazil and Panama?Colombia borders Panama, Venezuela, Brazil, Ecuador and Peru.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 41% EcuadorEcuador627VenezuelaVenezuela927ColombiaColombia1301NicaraguaNicaragua283Colombia riddles » 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 42% MontevideoMontevideo1626AsunciónAsunción2338MaracaiboMaracaibo691GuadalajaraGuadalajara827cities of South 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 83% MaracaiboMaracaibo344CaracasCaracas4753Cartagena, ColombiaCartagena, Colombia244ManaguaManagua339Venezuela riddles » Play South America quiz and see all the questions.