South American Geography by Letter "A"

Answer the questions with the correct answer relating to South American geography. Each answer will begin with the letter A.
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Last updated: April 17, 2015
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The 8th largest country in the world.
The longest continental mountain range in the world.
The driest non-polar desert in the world.
Atacama Desert
City captured by Chile in the War of the Pacific.
The worlds largest river by total flow.
Amazon River
World's highest uninterrupted waterfall.
Angel Falls
The westernmost state of Brazil.
At 22,841 ft, this mountain is the tallest point in the Southern Hemisphere.
The biggest freshwater lake in #1.
Argentino Lake
Mountain range located in the Falkland Islands.
Allardyce Range
Large body of water seperating South America from Africa.
Atlantic Ocean
Term used primarily in Guyana to describe pre-columbian inhabitants of South America.
The most extensive area of high plateau outside of Tibet.
Domesticated species of South American camelid.
The Galapagos Islands are an example of this landform.
Capital of Paraguay.
Level 90
Apr 17, 2015
Small quibbles:

Might want to accept simply "Argentino" for the lake.

Galapagos clue could be improved, maybe with the word landform. I was trying to come up with a term for an isolated biome.

Spell check on Falkland Islands.

Level 43
Apr 17, 2015
All three suggestions taken and corrected. Thanks!
Level 90
Jul 9, 2015
@surloo, that's less of a spell check, and more of a reality check needed...
Level 83
Aug 24, 2016
Blanked on Antofagasta and Acre. Tried Arica and Amazonas. Finally got the former, but the latter deserted me to the end.
Level 74
Feb 5, 2019
Nice series, thank you! One spelling mistake: 'seperating' is spelled 'separating'.
Level 56
Jan 12, 2020
First time I've ever seen a 0% on a Jetpunk quiz answer o.O (Falkland mountain range)
Level 55
Jun 23, 2021
The fact that i´m argentinian and i went to Lago Argentino and i missed the question is embarrassing lol. Good Quiz!