Statistics for Cairo City Trivia

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  • This quiz has been taken 126 times
  • The average score is 9 of 20

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QuestionAnswer% Correct
On what river is Cairo situated?Nile
98%
What Cairo suburb is home to the "Great Pyramid"?Giza
97%
What Tennessean city shares its name with an ancient Egyptian capital in Metro Cairo?Memphis
94%
Either Cairo or what city is Africa's biggest city, depending on how you measure?Lagos
80%
What is the closest world capital to Cairo?Jerusalem
76%
What international body is headquartered in Cairo?Arab {League}
68%
What city square was the site of massive protests during the Arab Spring?Tahrir Square
61%
Put on your thinking cap ... What is the tallest structure in Cairo and Egypt?{Cairo} Tower
59%
What Egyptian President was assassinated in 1981 in Cairo?Anwar Sadat
54%
Cairo's Al-Azhar University is world's second-oldest institution of higher learning.
In what North African city is world's oldest located?
Fez
32%
What chivalrous nemesis of the Crusaders built the Cairo Citadel?Saladin
30%
What is the Arabic pronunciation of the city?al-{Qāhirah}
26%
What is the nickname of Cairo?The City of a
Thousand {Minarets}
22%
What famous bazaar is one of Cairo's main tourist attractions?Khan el-{Khalili}
21%
Cairo's name in Arabic means "the Conqueror", which is supposedly named after what
object in our solar system - known as "the Conquering Star" in Arabic?
Mars
18%
The opening and closing scenes of what 2016 X-Men movie took place in Cairo?X-Men: {Apocalypse}
16%
What historic caliphate established Cairo in 969?Fatimid Caliphate
14%
What island in that river is the above located, and is Cairo's most populous one?Gezira Island
7%
What U.S. state capital became Egypt's first sister city in 1951?Baton Rouge
4%
What will the new Egyptian capital replacing Cairo reportedly be named?Wedian
3%

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