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Mountain Ranges on the Map

Guess the mountain ranges that are displayed on this world map.
Placement is approximate
Quiz by Quizmaster
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Last updated: May 9, 2016
First submittedMay 9, 2016
Times taken30,159
Average score45.0%
Rating4.51
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Elevation (ft)
Highest Peak
Mountain Range
29,029
Mt. Everest
Himalayas
25,289
Tirich Mir
Hindu Kush
25,095
Kongur Tagh
Pamir Mountains
24,406
Jengish Chokusu
Tian Shan
22,838
Aconcagua
Andes
20,310
Denali
Alaska Range
18,510
Mt. Elbrus
Caucasus Mountains
15,780
Mont Blanc
Alps
14,783
Belukha
Altai Mountains
14,505
Mt. Whitney
Sierra Nevada
Elevation (ft)
Highest Peak
Mountain Range
14,440
Mt. Elbert
Rocky Mountains
14,411
Mt. Rainier
Cascade Range
13,665
Toubkal
Atlas Mountains
12,218
Aoraki / Mt. Cook
Southern Alps
11,168
Aneto
Pyrenees
8,711
Gerlachovský štít
Carpathian Mountains
8,524
Phou Bia
Annamite Range
7,310
Mt. Kosciuszko
Great Dividing Range
6,684
Mt. Mitchell
Appalachian Mountains
6,217
Mt. Narodnaya
Ural Mountains
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Level 83
May 9, 2016
100th percentile gets 0/5 points. That's steep!
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Level ∞
May 13, 2016
Don't worry, you'll get your points. But the scoring table is only updated every two hours, so you might not see the points right away.
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Level 63
May 12, 2016
Scroll mode, please
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Level ∞
May 13, 2016
Fixed
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Level 83
Sep 7, 2016
I have lived in Vietnam for 8 years but never heard anyone use the term Annamite Range.
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Level 68
Sep 7, 2016
No Drakensburg range?
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Level 77
Sep 7, 2016
I wish there was a way to label the answers on the map. Even given the highest peak and name of range in the answers, I still had no idea where many of them were located. I know, I know, that's what Google is for.
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Level 72
Apr 6, 2022
I guess this feature was added after your comment, but I'm leaving this here for future reference. You can see the answers. The show up in the bottom left corner below the map if you hover with the mouse over any of the green / red areas representing the mountain ranges. You can see the ones you got also while you're taking the quiz. And of course this is true for any quiz with a similar setting.
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Level 37
Sep 9, 2016
Please accept Australian Alps for Great Dividing Range
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Level 40
Sep 9, 2016
I think you should accept Kongur Shan as the range for Kongur Tagh's range.
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Level 52
Sep 9, 2016
Damn, Southern Alps. New Zealand, you've really outdone yourself. Well I guess it's more creative than calling the massive range that divides things the Great Dividing Range.
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Level 48
Mar 17, 2020
Yeah, we have some really unoriginal place names in New Zealand.
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Level 74
Jul 15, 2017
it is a pity not to see alborz mountains with its highest peak damavand with 18400 ft height.
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Level 57
Mar 7, 2020
Would you mind adding Kush for Hindu Kush?
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Level 75
Dec 4, 2020
Hindu Kush Kush?
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Level 38
Apr 30, 2020
I finally realized how crazy one of my history teachers was. Only 16% got Hindu Kush
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Level 68
Nov 2, 2020
I don't really understand the logic of spelling on this otherwise really good site. I tried ten different ways to spell Appalachian but didn't realise it had an 'H' in it so it wasn't accepted, Another time it will accept just the first three letters of a much longer word you could spell in all sorts of ways.
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Level 72
May 8, 2021
Words I know I'll never get right I type in as good as I can, right-click and let the browser's auto-correct do its job. Take that Massachusetts!
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Level 65
Feb 15, 2022
*spells Massachusetts correctly*
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Level 65
Feb 21, 2021
Can "Andean" be accepted for "Andes"?
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Level 53
Jun 13, 2021
Zagros!
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Level 75
Sep 29, 2021
I've just done this quiz three times in a row in a bid to learn them. Let's see what happens in a few months.
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Level 32
Dec 7, 2021
I'm pretty stoned and missed only three; one was hindu kush
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Level 41
Jan 11, 2022
I typed in alaska as a joke. I did shockingly poor, getting a b-
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Level 32
Jul 20, 2022
I had only heard of Sierra Nevada in Spain, a mountain range and ski resort.