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Nations of the World


  1. What is the name of Japan’s main island and home to most of its major cities?
  2. Which country is nearly 2,700 miles long but only averages 110 miles wide?
  3. Which Asian country's population hit 100 million in 2023?
  4. Which country's geographical shape vaguely resembles a hexagon?
  5. What's the longest river in Ireland?
  6. Can you name the three countries of the world that begin with the letter 'V'?
  7. The Negev desert is in the southern part of which country?

  8. Which country has both the highest and lowest points in South America?
  9. Name the east Asian country that is the world’s most populous island nation?
  10. Fray Bentos is a port in which country?
  11. Complete the name of this Caribbean country: "Saint Vincent and the ..."?
  12. The Chicxulub crater is an impact crater off the coast of which country?
  13. Which country comes alphabetically last?
  14. Which country was formerly called Burma?
  15. What is the English name for this Eurasian nation which natives call Sakartvelo?
  16. The Dolomites are a mountain range in which country?
  17. Kimchi is the national dish of which country and was taken into space with this country's first astronaut in 2008?
  18. In which country is the oldest known university in the world?
  19. In 1893, which country in the world became the first to give women the vote?
  20. Name the largest landlocked nation in the world?
  21. What are the two national colours of Poland?
  22. Which country is often referred to as "Africa's crossroads" and "Africa in miniature" because of its many different ethnic groups?
  23. Which nation has the tallest average human height on Earth?
  24. Which country is due to host the Summer Olympics in 2032?
  25. Ernest Hemingway's Old Man and the Sea was set in which country?
  26. Skopje is the capital and largest city of which country?
  27. Which country is the world's largest coffee producer?
  28. Name the youngest country in the world, having achieved full independence in 2011?
  29. Which country is called Europe's last dictatorship?
  30. Name the only country in Central America to not have a coastline on the Caribbean Sea?


  1. Honshu
  2. Chile
  3. Vietnam
  4. France
  5. River Shannon
  6. Vanuatu, Venezuela, and Vietnam
  7. Israel
  8. Argentina
  9. Indonesia
  10. Uruguay
  11. Grenadines (Saint Vincent and the Grenadines)
  12. Mexico
  13. Zimbabwe
  14. Myanmar
  15. Georgia
  16. Italy
  17. South Korea
  18. Morocoo
  19. New Zealand
  20. Kazakhstan
  21. Red and white
  22. Cameroon
  23. The Netherlands
  24. Australia
  25. Cuba
  26. North Macedonia
  27. Brazil
  28. South Sudan
  29. Belarus
  30. El Salvador