Geography of Brazil

Can you answer these random questions about the geography of Brazil?
Quiz by Aaron197
Rate:
Last updated: September 11, 2022
First submittedMay 2, 2019
Times taken947
Average score72.7%
Rating3.86
Report this quizReport
4:00
Enter answer here
0
 / 22 guessed
The quiz is paused. You have remaining.
Scoring
You scored / = %
This beats or equals % of test takers also scored 100%
The average score is
Your high score is
Your fastest time is
Keep scrolling down for answers and more stats ...
Question
Answer
What is the capital of Brazil?
Brasília
What massive waterfalls are found on the border of Argentina and Brazil?
Iguazu Falls
What is the most populous city in Brazil and the Southern Hemisphere?
São Paulo
What is the name for a Brazilian shanty town?
Favela
What country shares the longest border with Brazil?
Bolivia
What are the two most famous beaches of Rio de Janeiro?
Copacabana
Ipanema
What city in the Amazon rainforest was once home to fabulously wealthy rubber barons?
Manaus
What tributary joins the Amazon river where that city is located?
Rio Negro
What is the national animal of Brazil?
Jaguar
What river makes most of Brazil's border with Argentina?
Uruguay River
What peak in Rio de Janeiro resembles a gumdrop?
Sugarloaf Mountain
What city on the Bay of All Saints was formerly the first capital of Brazil?
Salvador
What region of fertile grasslands covers the southernmost parts of Brazil?
Pampas
What Brazilian state has the namesake of the second longest river in South America?
Paraná
What Portuguese-language slogan can be seen on Brazil's flag?
Ordem e Progresso
What is the most populous city located at the mouth of the Amazon river?
Belém
What is the smallest country Brazil borders?
Suriname
Through which of its overseas departments does France share land borders with Brazil?
French Guiana
What is the capital of the state of Minas Gerais?
Belo Horizonte
What is the southernmost state of Brazil?
Rio Grande do Sul
What natural region in Mato Grosso is considered world's largest tropical wetland area?
Pantanal
+1
Level 67
May 2, 2019
Hi. It is Pantanal, not Pantalan
+1
Level 92
May 8, 2019
The shape of Brasilia is also described as a dragonfly or a bird, not just an airplane.
+1
Level 69
May 8, 2019
It does, but most people say it looks like an airplane instead of a bird. But i'm gonna rephrase the question.
+1
Level 63
Jun 13, 2020
Great Quiz, but Majuli river island on Brahmaputra is the largest liver island in the world.
+1
Level 48
Aug 7, 2020
I didn't know that islands have livers! You learn something new everyday huh!
+1
Level 57
Oct 16, 2020
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/River_island#Largest_and_smallest

"Majuli, in the Brahmaputra River in India, being non-coastal and being between two channels of one river, is recognised by the Guinness Book of World Records as world's largest example,[1] but Ilha do Bananal meets the same qualifications and is much larger.[2]"