How low – or high – can you go? Test your geography know-how and powers of deduction with our superlative quiz
Which of these capital cities is highest above sea level? And no, it’s not the usual suspect …
What is the height of Africa’s highest mountain, Kilimanjaro?
Where is the world’s largest desert?
In which ocean is the world’s deepest oceanic trench, the Mariana?
What is the highest active volcano above sea level in the world?
Mauna Kea, Hawaii
Nevado Ojos del Salado, Chile/Argentina
Mt Etna, Italy
Which of these is Africa’s most populous country?
Democratic Republic of the Congo
What is the world’s largest Buddhist temple?
Angkor Wat, Cambodia
Borobudur, Central Java, Indonesia
Wat Arun, Thailand
Haeinsa Temple, South Korea
What is the world’s largest island?
Where would you find the world’s tallest building?
Which US state has the most burger joints?
Which city has the highest rooftop bar?
Which country has the most islands in the world?
Which Caribbean country receives the most foreign visitors?
Trinidad and Tobago
Which was the most-visited tourist attraction in Scotland in 2018?
National Museum of Scotland
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum
Which is the highest city in England?
11 and above.
A most gratifying performance!
0 and above.
Not a superlative display, better luck next time!
6 and above.
Good effort, but a bit more oomph needed to reach new heights!