World Trivia Questions and Answers.
What percentage of the world's land area is
occupied by Asia, the largest continent?
What was the name of Sir Walter Raleigh's black
What was the first continental European city to
build a subway?
How many vessels were in the Spanish Armada,
the great fleet sent by Spain's King Philip II to conquer England in
What nation's symbol is an eagle perched on a
cactus with a writhing snake in its beak?
How many republics were there in the Union of
Soviet Socialist Republics before its dissolution in 1991?
Where is the world's largest sculpted
What famous royal rulers were the first in-laws
of England's oft-married King Henry VIII?
What three Italian cities have lent their names
to reddish hues?
How many women named Cleopatra served as rulers
of ancient Egypt before the most famous one--the one linked
romantically to Julius Caesar and Marc Antony?
What colors do the flags of North Korea and
South Korea have in common?
Where was the world's first paper money used?
Why do the natives of the Duke of York Islands
in the South Pacific send a canoe adrift, once a year, loaded with
money and decorated with green leaves?
In what country will you find a city called
Zagazig? How about a city called Wagga Wagga?
What would happen if the Grimaldis, the ruling
family of Monaco, should ever be without a male heir?
What country once was plagued by a murderous
religious sect whose members were called thugs?
What is the largest city, in population, south
of the Equator?
What is the name of the highest mountain peak
in the former Soviet Union?
In what year did Hon Kong lose its status as a
Crown Colony of the United Kingdom to become a part of China again?