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Geography Facts of the World

This quiz contains little known facts about the world.


 

Quiz ID:#25343
Fun:*** (2.31)
Difficulty:** (1.56)
Category:Geography
Created By:cutegagangelAus*****

 

 

 



#1   Antarctica is the only land on our planet that is not owned by any country.




#2   There are no natural lakes in the state of Ohio; every lake is man made.




#3   Istanbul, Turkey is the only city located on two continents.




#4   Next to Warsaw, Chicago has the largest Dutch population in the world.




#5   More than three fourths of the coastline of the entire United States is in Alaska.




#6   The Amazon rain forest produces less than 20% the world's oxygen supply.




#7   Woodward Avenue in Detroit, Michigan carries the designation M-1, so named because it was the first paved road anywhere.




#8   The smallest island with country status is Pitcairn in Polynesia.




#9   The water of Angel Falls in Venezuela drops 4,235 feet. It is 14 times higher than Niagara Falls.




#10   The deepest hole ever drilled by man is the Kola Superdeep Borehole, in Russia.




 

 


   



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