Geography Challenge

Week 18

Discover fun facts with three levels of geography questions.

Level 1 (Grades 3-5)


The highest waterfall on Earth is Angel Falls in Venezuela. The water drops 3,212 feet (979 meters).

On which continent is Venezuela located? What countries border it?

Level 2 (Grades 5-7)


The largest man-made lake in the United States is the reservoir behind Hoover Dam in Nevada.

What is the name of this lake?

Level 3 (Grades 6 and up)


Puerto Rico is a United States commonwealth. It is located in the Caribbean Sea, north of Venezuela.

On a map, find the cities of San Juan and Mayaguez in Puerto Rico. Which city is on the west coast? Which is on the north coast?
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Geography Challenge Answers

Week 18

Level 1


Venezuela is located in South America. Venezuela is bordered by Colombia, Brazil, and Guyana.

Level 2


The name of the reservoir is Lake Mead.

Level 3


San Juan, the capital of Puerto Rico, is on the north coast. Mayaguez is on the west coast.
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