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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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1. Which two major rivers enter the North Sea at Aberdeen?
Forth and Tweed
Don and Dee
Tay and Spey
Clyde and Earn
2. Which of these towns is a coastal resort in the county of Norfolk?
Lowestoft
Hunstanton
Skegness
Southend-on-Sea
3. For what is the town of Melton Mowbray well-known?
Ceramic pottery and stained glass
Leather goods and carpets
Cider and beer production
Stilton cheese and pork pies
4. In a straight line, how far is it from Land's End to John o'Groats?
663 miles (1067 km)
533 miles (858 km)
753 miles (1212 km)
603 miles (970 km)
5. In which county is Stonehenge?
Somerset
Devon
Wiltshire
Dorset
6. Which river flows through Belfast?
Lagan
Bann
Blackwater
Foyle
7. What ancient construction follows the border between Wales and England?
Wansdyke
Hadrian's Wall
Offa's Dyke
Antonine Wall
8. South Ronaldsay is part of which archipelago?
Shetland Islands
Isles of Scilly
Orkney Islands
Channel Islands
9. What height above sea level is the summit of Ben Nevis?
1543 m (5062 ft)
1345 m (4413 ft)
1831 m (6007 ft)
1178 m (3865 ft)
10. What is the deepest lake in England?
Windermere
Wastwater
Grafham Water
Rutland Water
11. In which county of Northern Ireland is the town of Omagh?
Tyrone
Fermanagh
Down
Antrim
12. Which of these historic Welsh counties is the furthest south-west?
Denbighshire
Pembrokeshire
Caernarfonshire
Radnorshire
13. In which city is the Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum?
Inverness
Stirling
Edinburgh
Glasgow
14. What is the county town of Essex?
Basildon
Chelmsford
Colchester
Harlow
15. In which city is the Clifton Suspension Bridge?
Cambridge
Bristol
Oxford
Exeter
16. Which is the UK's most northerly national park?
Cairngorms
Northumberland
North York Moors
Loch Lomond and the Trossachs
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?
Nottinghamshire
Kent
North Yorkshire
Lincolnshire
19. Which village was built to house the workers of the chocolate maker, Cadbury's?
Bournville
Yorkietown
Nestleton
Terrylands
20. Which place is at the furthest north-west extremity of the Scottish mainland?
Llyn Peninsula
Duncansby Head
Cape Wrath
Spurn Point
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Level 69
Aug 26, 2020
Nice quiz, thank you
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Level 86
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 80
Aug 26, 2020
Good point, thanks. I've changed the selections to make it obvious the question is asking about the historic counties.