Neighbors, Here and Thar

The Thar Desert, also known as the Great Indian Desert, stretches across parts of India and into which neighboring country? Answer: Pakistan

Tallest Twin Towers

The Petronas Towers are the largest twin towers in the world, and were the tallest buildings in the world until 2004. In what city would you find the Petronas Towers? …

The Other Amazon

The Amazon Rainforest spans across several countries in South America. Which country contains the largest portion of this rainforest? Answer: Brazil

Foundations of Civilization

The “Fertile Crescent” is term that refers to the crescent-shaped piece of historically and archaeologically significant land between the Mediterranean Sea and what two middle-eastern rivers? Answer: The Tigris and …

Not So Beachy

Known as the “Granite State”, which coastal US state has the shortest amount of coastline? Answer: New Hampshire

Getting the Facts Strait

Derived from the Arabic words for “Mountain of Tarik,” this strait, historically crucial for naval control, serves as a natural divider between two continents and connects a European sea with …

A Geothermal Wonderland

Known as the “Land of Fire and Ice,” what Nordic island nation boasts numerous geysers, hot springs, and active volcanoes? Answer: Iceland

One is Good Enough

Running north-south along the Cuyahoga River, the Cuyahoga Valley National Park is what state’s only national park? Answer: Ohio