Geography Quiz: On Which River Does the City Stand?

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Geography Quiz: On Which River Does the City Stand?
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Rivers are the veins and arteries of our planet. It is on them that the first cities appeared. Which, in fact, is not surprising, because the land along their banks is fertile, well, and from the fish for lunch, few people will refuse. Ancient people knew a lot about getting food!

The geography quiz "On which river does the city stand?", which we have prepared for you today, consists of 12 questions with answers. Most of them are difficult, but some are simple. Test your knowledge!

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1. Berlin lies on the banks of two rivers. These are ...

the Spree and the Hafel

2. Rome is known as the City on Seven Hills. And the river on which it stands is called ...

the Tiber.

3. Paris is conveniently located on the banks of the Seine. Which cities stand on the same river?

Le Havre, Poissy and Rouen

4. The Russian city of Yekaterinburg is located on the eastern slope of the Middle Urals and stands on the banks of the river ...

the Iset

5. The port city of New Orleans is located in the state of Louisiana, USA. On which river does it stand?

The Mississippi River

6. There are quite a few cities standing on the Elbe. What city isn't on it?


7. On the banks of which river is the capital of Serbia located?

The Danube

8. Back to the United States. Which city stands on the Missouri River?


9. And a little more Europe. What river does Bratislava stand on?

The Morava

10. Krakow and Warsaw stand on the ...

the Vistula.

11. Do the cities of Dusseldorf, Wiesbaden, and Rotterdam share the same river?

On the same river

12. On which river does the capital of Egypt, Cairo, stand?

The Nile.