Geography Challenge

Week 25

Discover fun facts with three levels of geography questions.

Level 1 (Grades 3-5)

The country of Angola, on the continent of Africa, is bordered by Zaire, Zambia, and Namibia. Angola's capital, Luanda, is on the seacoast.

What ocean borders Angola?

Level 2 (Grades 5-7)

Floods can be very damaging to the land and for those living nearby. Flooding is worse in areas where a forest has been cut down.

Why would cutting down forests increase flooding?

Level 3 (Grades 6 and up)

The imaginary line circling the middle of the earth is the equator.

How many countries does the equator pass through?
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Geography Challenge Answers

Week 25

Level 1

The Atlantic Ocean borders Angola to the west.

Level 2

Trees hold soil in place and absorb water.

Level 3

The equator passes through 13 countries: Ecuador, Colombia, Brazil, Sao Tome & Principe, Gabon, Republic of the Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Uganda, Kenya, Somalia, Maldives, Indonesia, and Kiribati.
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