cities of North America facts Selected as the most interesting among North America related questions in North America quiz 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.orgsaints facts » What is the capital city of Honduras?Tegucigalpa and Comayaguela, sister cities separated by the Choluteca River, serve together as the capital of Honduras (referred to as the Central District). Created by: globalquiz.orgCentral America facts » Where is New York?At point 1. The easily recognizable Long Island extends 118 miles (190 km) eastward from New York Harbor. It is both the longest and the largest island in the contiguous United States. Created by: globalquiz.orgNew York facts » Which city is that?Chicago. On August 12, 1833, the Town of Chicago was organized with a population of around 200. It went on to become the fastest growing city in the world for several decades.Created by: globalquiz.orggeography of North America facts » What is the capital city of Haiti?Port-au-Prince. The city is supposedly named by French capitain Saint-André, after he sailed into the bay in a ship named Le Prince, hence Port-au-Prince to mean, "Port of the Le Prince". Created by: globalquiz.orgCaribbean facts » What is the capital city of Nicaragua?Managua is located on the southwestern shore of Lake Managua. The 1972 Nicaragua earthquake and years of civil war in the 1980s severely disrupted Managua's growth for over two decades.Created by: globalquiz.orgcapitals facts » What is the capital city of Jamaica?Kingston was founded in July 1692 as a place for survivors of the 1692 earthquake that destroyed Port Royal (once the largest city in the Caribbean).Created by: globalquiz.orgNorth America facts » What is the capital city of Canada?Ottawa is the capital and the fourth-largest city of Canada. It was founded in 1826 as Bytown, and incorporated as "Ottawa" in 1855.Created by: globalquiz.orgCanada facts » Play North America quiz and see all the questions.