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Rivers of the World A-Z

Name the river based on the clue for each letter. Yes, some tributaries are used.
Some information from Wikipedia.
Quiz by PiMan87
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Last updated: June 3, 2021
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Letter
Hint
Answer
A
Major river in Central Asia which flows into the remnants of the Aral Sea
Amu Darya
B
Tributary which flows through eastern Nigeria and northern Cameroon
Benue
C
Second longest river in Africa and second largest by discharge in the world
Congo
D
Tributary of the Murray river which flows through the state of New South Wales, Australia
Darling
E
River in northern Spain which flows mainly east-southeast
Ebro
F
Third longest river on New Guinea and the namesake of a turtle with a nose resembling a pig's snout
Fly
G
Longest river on the Deccan Peninsula (not the Ganges, it is not on the peninsula)
Godavari
H
Flows into the Yangtze at Wuhan, namesake of a major Chinese dynasty
Han
I
Major river in Myanmar, flowing north-to-south from the Andaman Sea
Irrawaddy
J
Six-letter tributary of the Amazon, home to super-heavy 6' catfish
Japura
K
Tributary which shares the name of some of its own tributaries with many provinces of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, including sharing its own name with three of them
Kasai
L
Forms the northern border of South Africa and flows into the Indian Ocean near Xai-Xai, Mozambique
Limpopo
M
Longest river system in Canada, longest river to empty into the Arctic Ocean from North America, and drains about 20% of Canada
Mackenzie
N
Third longest in Africa, with B as a major tributary
Niger
O
Major river in North Siberia, west of the Lena river delta in the Sakha Republic
Olenyok
P
First major tributary of the Amazon which joins west of Manaus
Purus
Q
Tributary of the Yangtze which flows through central Nanjing
Qinhuai
R
World's shortest river according to the Guinness Book of World Records
Roe
S
Named after a West African country in which it flows in the north
Senegal
T
Endorheic river in Xinjiang, China, near the Kunlun Mountains
Tarim
U
Ranked fiftieth in length by Wikipedia, it is an anagram of a major city it passes through
Ubangi
V
Main river of Ghana, with its basin in parts of five other countries; change one letter and you get the longest river in Europe
Volta
W
Named for a "doubled" city in Washington state, also starts with the same two letters as Washington
Walla Walla
X
Only "river" starting with X with a length over 1000 km
Xingu
Y
Northernmost of the two "top ten" longest rivers that start with a Y, also a color
Yellow
Z
River that touches the "slightly off" corner of Namibia, Botswana, Zambia and Zimbabwe
Zambezi
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