Africa True or False?

Can you guess whether these statements about Africa are true or false?
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Last updated: January 26, 2021
First submittedJanuary 26, 2021
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1. Mount Kilimanjaro is the tallest mountain in Africa
True
False
2. Africa is the most populous continent in the world
True
False
Asia has 4.6 billion people, Africa has 1.3 billion
3. The leopard is one of the "Big Five" African game animals
True
False
The other four are the cape buffalo, elephant, lion, and rhinoceros
4. The Cape of Good Hope is the southernmost point in Africa
True
False
Cape Agulhas is farther south
5. The Nile River Basin is mostly jungle
True
False
6. Angola was colonized by Portugal
True
False
7. Victoria Falls, a world famous landmark, is located on the Congo River
True
False
It is on the Zambezi River between Zambia and Zimbabwe
8. The word "Tanzania" is a hybrid between Tanganyika and Zanzibar
True
False
9. Africa has wild tigers
True
False
10. Cyprus is closer to Africa than it is to mainland Europe
True
False
11. Johannesburg is the capital of South Africa
True
False
Bloemfontein, Pretoria, and Cape Town are the three capitals of South Africa.
12. Saharan countries produce about 20% of the world's oil
True
False
In 2019, the entire continent produced just 9.6% of the world's oil
13. Osiris was the ancient Egyptian god of the dead
True
False
14. Africa has a lower nominal gross domestic product (GDP) than Japan
True
False
Africa's GDP is $2.6 trillion while Japan's is $4.9 trillion
15. Africa is projected to have the world's three largest cities by 2100 (source)
True
False
It's supposed to have the three largest, as well as thirteen of the top twenty
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Level 29
Jan 27, 2021
good quizz. How y'a going?
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Level 47
Feb 4, 2021
Great quiz! Nominated.