Can You Answer These Real Jeopardy! Questions About Geography?
Do you consider yourself a worldly whiz when it comes to geography trivia? We curated a pop quiz of an assortment of geography questions from the Jeopardy! archives to see if you are a world class geography genius. Good luck!
“Harlem,” sometimes called “A Dream Deferred,” is probably the most famous poem by this man.
Answer: What is five?
The states are Alaska, California, Hawaii, Oregon, and Washington. (If this question seems easy, it’s because it aired back on December 28, 1984.)
This capital that shares its name with its country lies about 19 kilometres inland from Italy’s Adriatic coast.
Answer: What is Boise?
Don’t feel bad if you got this answer to the question that aired on May 13, 2008 incorrect. Football is one of the Jeopardy! categories that stump the most contestants.
Not far from the resort of Cancun, the islands of Cozumel & Mujeres lie off the northeast tip of this peninsula.
Come visit Mongo / Not far from the Congo / Tibesti mountains are not that bad / Yes, we’re talking, talking ’bout…
Every little breeze seems to whisper this Alberta lake, so named to honour the daughter of Queen Victoria.
The green spaces of Parks and Recreation can be found in fictional Pawnee in this real Midwestern state.
Answer: What is Indiana?
Emmy and Golden Globe nominee Amy Poehler stars in the hit comedy show that was quizzed about on May 12, 2009.
Corsica and this Italian island are packed so close together they’re only about 11 kilometres apart.
This Argentine region’s name is Spanish for “big feet,” perhaps because Spaniards saw Indians who wore large boots.
Hamlet’s father, the king of Denmark, killed Fortinbras’ father, king of this nearby country.
Answer: What is the Santa Fe Trail?
Errol Flynn, Olivia de Havilland and Raymond Massey also starred in the film. This question aired on February 26, 1998.
Less than 12,000 square kilometres in area, the Gambia is the smallest independent mainland country on this continent.
Answer: What is Africa?
This question aired on May 29, 1997.
The name of this smallest South American country can be spelled with or without an e.