Statistics for Balkan Geography Quiz

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  • The average score is 13 of 20

Answer Stats

QuestionAnswer% Correct
What former country broke into pieces in 1992?Yugoslavia
95%
What disputed region declared independence in 2008?Kosovo
91%
What sea lies between the Balkan's northwestern coast and the Italian Peninsula?Adriatic Sea
89%
What is the name of the highest mountain in Greece?Mount Olympus
81%
What region makes the southern half of Croatia and has the namesake of a dog breed?Dalmatia
79%
What major river starts in the Alps and empties into the Black Sea in Romania?Danube
78%
What city hosted the 1984 Winter Olympics?Sarajevo
76%
What is the second-most populated city in Greece?Thessaloniki
68%
What two straits are located on the either entrances of that sea? (name either)Bosphorus /
Dardanelles
67%
What Arabic-sounding currency is used in Serbia and North Macedonia?Dinar / Denar
65%
What language's main dialects includes Tosk and Gheg?Albanian
60%
What mountain range stretches from western Croatia to Montenegro?Dinaric {Alps}
60%
What Italian city lies on the Balkan Peninsula near the Slovenian city of Koper?Trieste
55%
What are the two most populous coastal cities of Bulgaria? (name either)Varna / Burgas
54%
What sea lies between the European Turkey and the Asian Turkey?Sea of Marmara
53%
What peninsula gave its name to the war that was fought between Athens and Sparta?Peloponnese
50%
What three-letter city is the most populous in Southern Serbia?Niš
41%
What historical region is shared by Turkey, Greece and Bulgaria?Thrace
40%
Put on your thinking cap ... What mountain range divides Bulgaria into north and south?{Balkan} Mountains
35%
What lake between Albania and North Macedonia is the deepest and oldest lake
in Southern Europe, and is a UNESCO site as well?
Lake {Ohrid}
30%

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