Statistics for Geography of Scotland

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    (12,245 since last reset)
  • The average score is 14 of 20

Answer Stats

QuestionAnswer% Correct
What is the capital of Scotland?Edinburgh
99%
What is the word for lake in Scotland?Loch
97%
What is its largest lake by volume? (Hint: some people think there is a monster lurking there)Loch Ness
97%
What is the most populous city in Scotland?Glasgow
96%
What sea lies between Scotland and Norway?North Sea
90%
What major Australian city takes its name from a city in Scotland?Perth
84%
What is known as the "Granite City"?Aberdeen
77%
What is the tallest mountain in Scotland, and also Great Britain?Ben Nevis
75%
What island chain off the northwest coast consists of "Inner" and "Outer" parts?Hebrides
75%
What city is considered the "capital" of the Scottish Highlands?Inverness
75%
What island chain lies about 80 km northeast of the above?Shetland
70%
What is Scotland's largest lake by surface area?Loch Lomond
64%
On what northern archipelago would you find the town of Kirkwall?Orkney
61%
On what ocean inlet does the above lie?Firth of {Forth}
60%
What is the largest island of the "Inner" part of the above, home to Clan MacLeod?Skye
51%
On what river does that city lie?River Clyde
45%
What is the term for the language/dialect spoken in the Scottish lowlands which includes
words like "Aye", "Auld", and "Bonnie"?
Scots
44%
What was the ancient Roman name for Scotland?Caledonia
42%
What is the largest island of the "Outer" part?{Lewis} and Harris
30%
On what river, Scotland's longest, is the above city located?River Tay
29%

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