15 National Geography Bee Questions Only Geniuses Will Get Right
How well do you know your world geography? Take a whack at these questions, culled from past National Geographic Bee competitions, and see how you measure up.
Which capital city, located about 20 miles from the Adriatic Sea, is a major industrial center for Albania?
Tirana. If you made it this far, give Einstein’s riddle a go and see if you can solve it.
Iqaluit, which means “place of fish,” is the biggest community on the largest island in the Arctic Archipelago. Name this island.
Baffin Island. If you can find the missing word in this logic puzzle, you might be a genius.
France. Now, can you figure out which state flag comes next in this puzzle?
Cenotes, or sinkholes, such as those found on the Yucatan Peninsula are associated with which rock—basalt or limestone?
Limestone. You might want to try this trivia quiz that only geniuses will get right if you got this one correct!
Because Earth bulges at the Equator, the point that is farthest from Earth’s center is the summit of a peak in Ecuador. Name this peak.
Chimborazo. If you got that right, check out the rest of these science trivia facts everyone always gets wrong.