Geography

GEOGRAPHY GENIUS- APRIL QUIZ EDITION FROM OLDBURY WELLS SCHOOL

We are very lucky this month as some Year 9 children at Oldbury Wells School have written some questions for St. Leonard’s children to answer. They have thought about what knowledge they think is important to know at secondary school.

UK knowledge

  1. What is the capital of the UK?
  2. What is the name of the river that flows through Ironbridge, Shrewsbury and Bridgnorth?
  3. Which country does this River start in (where is its source) –
  • England
  • Scotland
  • Wales
  • Northern Ireland

World knowledge

      

  1. What is the capital of France?
  2. What is the capital of Japan?
  3. What continent is the Sahara Desert in?
  4. What is the name of the huge mountain range which spreads across 5 countries, including Nepal and China?
  5. What is the longest river in America?
  6. Which is the world’s largest ocean?
  7. Name the highest mountain in the world?
  8. Where is the Eiffel Tower?

        

TO BE INCLUDED IN THE DRAW TO WIN AN ATLAS, WRITE YOUR ANSWER TO ANY QUESTION (OR QUESTIONS) & HAND IN WITH YOUR NAME & CLASS to 5EV. The last date for entries is 17th May 2018.