African geography - True or false

Answer these true or false questions about the geography of Africa
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Last updated: November 19, 2019
First submittedNovember 14, 2019
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1. Egypt is a cross-continental country
False
True
The Sinai peninsula is in Asia
2. Spain and Portugal both have land in Africa
False
True
For Spain, Ceuta and other cities are in Africa. And for Portugal, Madiera is geographicly closest to Africa, and therefore a part of it.
3. Sudan is the largest country in Africa
False
True
Algeria is
4. The Nile passes through more countries than the Danube (no
False
True
The Nile passes through 11 countries, the Danube only passes through 10
5. The Sahara is the world's largest inhabited desert
False
True
The polar deserts are not inhabited
6. Memphis, the ancient capital of Egypt, still stands today
True
False
7. Antananarivo, the capital of Madagascar, has more a's in its name than any world capital
False
True
Ulaanbaatar has more a's
8. No country in Africa has Dutch as an official language
False
True
9. Monrovia, the capital of Liberia, is named after President James Monroe of the USA
True
False
10. The capital of Morocco is Casablanca
True
False
The capital is Rabat
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Level 58
Nov 14, 2019
Antarctica is the world's largest desert, not the Sahara.
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Level 50
Nov 14, 2019
But Antarctica is not inhabited.

The question was "The Sahara is the worlds largest INHABITED desert"

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Level 75
Nov 14, 2019
So which capital has more A's than Antananarivo? The suspense is killing me.
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Level 74
Nov 14, 2019
The way the question is worded, you only have to find a capital with the same number of "a"s for the statement to be false. Try Ulan Baatar.
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Level 74
Nov 14, 2019
Or Addis Ababa
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Level 50
Nov 15, 2019
I meant Ulaanbaatar with 5 a's as the one with more a's, this is a strange question though since Ulaanbaatar is written in many different ways. You could write Ulan Baatar with 4 a's, and even Ulanbator with only 2 a's.