Statistics for Red Sea General Knowledge

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  • This quiz has been taken 124 times
  • The average score is 10 of 17

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QuestionAnswer% Correct
What canal connects the Red Sea to the Mediterranean Sea?Suez Canal
100%
What Egyptian peninsula was captured by Israel in 1967, and returned in 1982?Sinai Peninsula
96%
What language do most of the people living by the Red Sea speak?Arabic
94%
What country lost its Red Sea coastline and became landlocked in 1993?Ethiopia
85%
What gulf is connected to the Red Sea through that strait?Gulf of Aden
77%
The Red Sea was one of the many important routes for the trade of what
ingredient during the Middle Ages?
Spice
74%
What country's entire coastline is only 26 km?Jordan
71%
What is the main port of Saudi Arabia on the Red Sea?Jeddah
70%
What country's name derives from the Greek word for the "Red Sea"?Eritrea
67%
Put on your thinking cap ... What is the biggest Sudanese port on the Red Sea?Port Sudan
67%
What gulf is located between that peninsula and Saudi Arabia?Gulf of Aqaba
61%
What Israeli resort city lies on the Red Sea?Eilat
39%
What name is given to the Red Sea spreading centre that keeps drawing the Arabian
and African plates away from each other?
Red Sea {Rift}
39%
The Red Sea is considered to be the northernmost in what region between the
Capricorn and Cancer?
Tropics
37%
What strait is located between Djibouti and Yemen?Bab al-{Mandeb}
27%
What saltwater lake is created in the middle of that canal?Great {Bitter} Lake
14%
What port plays a crucial role in allowing food to be imported into Yemen?Al {Hudaydah}
11%

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