“Guess Where?” Take Our Weekly Quiz!

Think you know your travel trivia? Gather the kids and parents around the ol’ screen and take our test!

by Liliia deCos & Maryann Jones Thompson

 

Week 8 – May 24, 2020: Memorial Monuments

Happy Memorial Day! We are sincerely grateful for the service of all who have served our country. 

This week’s “Guess Where?” quiz focuses on America’s memorial monuments. We’ve got some easies and some toughies so put on your US History101 Hat, click below and let’s go!

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Week 7 – May 17, 2020: Kid-Friendly Attractions

Love kids? So do these attractions. ROAM’s travel trivia quiz for this week wants your best guesses on these child-centric travel sites. Click below and let’s go!

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Week 6 – May 10, 2020: Lodging Around the World

Do YOU know which hotel is the oldest in the world? How about the most photographed hotel? Well this week, we’ve got a theme quiz on accommodations. Get the family ’round a screen and give us your best guesses on this week’s travel trivia quiz.

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Week 5 – May 3, 2020

Got a guess about which city’s got the oldest subway system? How about which country is home to the Zulu people? Let’s “Guess Where?” together! Click the link below to access our family travel trivia quiz…

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Week 4 – April 26, 2020

Do YOU know where Victoria Falls is exactly? Does someone else in your family know? Well gather your smarts and take this week’s travel trivia quiz for the whole family.

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Week 3 – April 19, 2020

Do YOU know how long it takes to hike the whole Pacific Crest Trail? Does someone else in your family know? Well gather your smarts and click here to access this week’s travel trivia quiz for the whole family on Survey Monkey.

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Week 2 – April 12, 2020

Well, we survived Earth’s first-ever Passover and Easter in quarantine! Let’s get a bit competitive now. Here’s the link to our second travel trivia quiz for the whole family.  We SurveyMonkey-ed it up! Click here to take part!

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/JJ75F7M

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Week 1 – April 5, 2020

It’s our third week sheltering in place in California and we’ve got a bit of extra time on our hands. We’ve been looking for some fun quarantine activities so we decided to turn our weekly “Guess Where?” Instagram feature into a quiz for the whole family. 

Kids, do you have parents who think they’re pretty travel savvy? Parents, do your kids think they know EVERYthing? Well, let’s just see about that 😉 Here are 10 questions to test your travel mettle – some easy, some hard, and some tricky ones thrown in!

We’re doing this online survey the old fashioned way – just read the question, pick an answer, click the link below for the correct answer, or scroll down to get the whole answer key. Ready? Here we go!

 

“Guess Where?” Quiz – Week 1

 

  1. What is the longest river in the world?
  1. Amazon 
  2. Nile
  3. Mississippi 
  4. Yangtze
  5. Mekong

Click here for the answer.

 

  1. What is the capital of Canada?
  1. Toronto
  2. Vancouver
  3. Montreal
  4. Ottowa
  5. Calgary

Click here for the answer and to learn more.

 

  1. The Statue of Liberty was a gift from what country?
  1. United Kingdom
  2. France
  3. Italy 
  4. Mexico
  5. Ireland

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  1. In which museum can you see the Mona Lisa?
  1. The Louvre, Paris
  2. The British Museum, London
  3. The Vatican Museum, Rome
  4. The Palace of Versailles, France
  5. Musée d’Orsay, Paris

Click here for the answer and to learn more. 

 

  1. What is the smallest country in South America? 
  1. Suriname
  2. Uruguay
  3. Guyana
  4. Ecuador
  5. Paraguay

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  1. What countries are included in the official definition of “Scandinavia”?
  1. Norway, Denmark, Sweden, Finland
  2. Norway, Sweden, Finland
  3. Finland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden
  4. Iceland, Denmark, Sweden
  5. Norway, Denmark, Sweden

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  1. How do you spell the name of this country?
  1. Kirgistan
  2. Kyrgistan
  3. Kyrgyzstan
  4. Kirgizstan
  5. Kyrgzsthan

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  1. Which two countries have the longest shared border?
  1. Mongolia-China
  2. US-Canada
  3. Kazakhstan-Russia
  4. Argentina-Chile
  5. Bangladesh-India

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  1. Omoro is the most widely-spoken language but Amharic is the official language of what country?
  1. Yemen
  2. Oman
  3. Somalia
  4. Ethiopia
  5. Chad

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  1. How many permanently inhabited U.S. territories are there? (Extra Credit: Name(s)?)
  1. 5
  2. 7
  3. 2
  4. 1
  5. 3

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Thanks for Guessing Where? with us! 

How’d you do? The complete answer key is below. Want to get next week’s quiz in your inbox? Click here to sign up for ROAM’s weekly email newsletter! You’ll get a link to our latest Guess Where? Quiz as well as the latest articles, tips and photos about unique and adventurous trips with kids from ROAM Family Travel magazine.

 

Guess Where? Answers!

Week 1 

  1. B
  2. D
  3. B
  4. A
  5. A
  6. E
  7. C
  8. B
  9. D
  10. A   Extra Credit – Guam, Puerto Rico, US Virgin Islands, American Samoa, Northern Mariana Islands

 

Scoring

0-3/10 correct – Beginner

4-6/10 correct – Intermediate

7-9/10 correct – Advanced

10/10 correct – Expert!

 

 

 

 

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Maryann Jones Thompson  – April 2020

ROAM Founder & Editor   

After a thousand years in publishing as a business journalist, ghostwriter, content strategist and market researcher, Maryann brings her experience traveling as a backpacker, businessperson, expat and mom to writing and editing for ROAM.

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