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Multiple Choice UK Geography - 2

Can you identify the correct answer to each of these questions relating to the geography of the United Kingdom?
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Last updated: August 26, 2020
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1. Which two major rivers enter the North Sea at Aberdeen?
Tay and Spey
Clyde and Earn
Forth and Tweed
Don and Dee
2. Which of these towns is a coastal resort in the county of Norfolk?
Skegness
Hunstanton
Lowestoft
Southend-on-Sea
3. For what is the town of Melton Mowbray well-known?
Cider and beer production
Ceramic pottery and stained glass
Stilton cheese and pork pies
Leather goods and carpets
4. In a straight line, how far is it from Land's End to John o'Groats?
753 miles (1212 km)
533 miles (858 km)
603 miles (970 km)
663 miles (1067 km)
5. In which county is Stonehenge?
Wiltshire
Devon
Dorset
Somerset
6. Which river flows through Belfast?
Blackwater
Foyle
Bann
Lagan
7. What ancient construction follows the border between Wales and England?
Offa's Dyke
Hadrian's Wall
Wansdyke
Antonine Wall
8. South Ronaldsay is part of which archipelago?
Orkney Islands
Channel Islands
Shetland Islands
Isles of Scilly
9. What height above sea level is the summit of Ben Nevis?
1543 m (5062 ft)
1345 m (4413 ft)
1178 m (3865 ft)
1831 m (6007 ft)
10. What is the deepest lake in England?
Grafham Water
Rutland Water
Wastwater
Windermere
11. In which county of Northern Ireland is the town of Omagh?
Antrim
Fermanagh
Down
Tyrone
12. Which of these historic Welsh counties is the furthest south-west?
Radnorshire
Denbighshire
Caernarfonshire
Pembrokeshire
13. In which city is the Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum?
Inverness
Edinburgh
Glasgow
Stirling
14. What is the county town of Essex?
Basildon
Chelmsford
Harlow
Colchester
15. In which city is the Clifton Suspension Bridge?
Exeter
Bristol
Cambridge
Oxford
16. Which is the UK's most northerly national park?
Loch Lomond and the Trossachs
North York Moors
Northumberland
Cairngorms
17. Which major trunk road runs from Bodmin in Cornwall to Mansfield in Nottinghamshire?
A52
A38
A303
A14
18. In which county is Leeds Castle?
North Yorkshire
Kent
Lincolnshire
Nottinghamshire
19. Which village was built to house the workers of the chocolate maker, Cadbury's?
Bournville
Nestleton
Terrylands
Yorkietown
20. Which place is at the furthest north-west extremity of the Scottish mainland?
Duncansby Head
Cape Wrath
Llyn Peninsula
Spurn Point
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Level 57
Aug 26, 2020
Nice quiz, thank you
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Level 83
Aug 26, 2020
You need to change the Welsh county one to not include Dyfed, which, as a preserved county (the Welsh equivalent of ceremonial counties), is also a valid answer.
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Level 77
Aug 26, 2020
Good point, thanks. I've changed the selections to make it obvious the question is asking about the historic counties.