Africa Trivia Quiz - 25 Questions

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Question:

Where does Nigeria rank in terms of total population of all countries in the world?

Response:

Fifth

Eighth

Sixth

Seventh

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Question:

Relative to other African rivers, how long is the Niger River, after which Nigeria is named?

Response:

Second-longest

Third-longest

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The correct answer is "Third-longest".

Longest

Fourth-longest

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Question:

It has the lowest number of mobile phones per 1,000 people in Sub-Saharan Africa.

Response:

Mauritius

Seychelles

Congo

Eritrea

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The correct answer is "Eritrea".

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Question:

In what year did Biafra's struggle fail and it was re-absorbed into Nigeria?

Response:

1923

1939

1945

1970

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Question:

Which African country borders Lake Albert?

Response:

Ethiopia

Libya

Egypt

Uganda

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The correct answer is "Uganda".

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Question:

World famous national parks Serengiti and Ngorongoro are in which of the following countries?

Response:

Democratic Republic of Congo

Burundi

Tanzania

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The correct answer is "Tanzania".

Rwanda

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Question:

What African country was the movie set for planet Tatooine in the Star Wars films?

Response:

Tunisia

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The correct answer is "Tunisia".

Niger

Central African Republic

Algeria

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Question:

The world famous Kilimanjaro is composed of

Response:

4 volcanic cones

3 volcanic cones

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5 volcanic cones

2 volcanic cones

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Question:

Where does Nigeria rank in terms of total population of all countries in Africa?

Response:

Third

Fourth

First

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The correct answer is "First".

Second

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Question:

Mr Kofi Annan, the 7th Secretary-General of the United Nations was born in which country in Africa?

Response:

Ghana

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The correct answer is "Ghana".

Nigeria

Egypt

Kenya

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Question:

Which African country does NOT border Lake Victoria?

Response:

Uganda

Kenya

Mozambique

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The correct answer is "Mozambique".

Tanzania

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Question:

The word Poaching in Africa widely refers to which of the following?

Response:

Illegally selling animal or its body parts

Illegal hunting

All of the above

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The correct answer is "All of the above".

Illegally cutting trees in the forest

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Question:

Which Egyptian leader has the Pyramid of Giza built as a tomb?

Response:

Tutankhamun

Khufu

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Ramses II

Nefiriti

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Question:

When was the first pyramid built?

Response:

50th century BC

27th century BC

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1st century BC

45th century BC

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Question:

Which of the following have won the Noble prize for literature

Response:

J.M. Coetzee

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The correct answer is "J.M. Coetzee".

Solomon Thekiso Plaatje

Alan Paton

Athol Fugard