Geo Quiz: October 29, 2012

Can you map your way on the Silk Road?
This trolley connects The Grove to which other shopping and dining destination? // © 2012 Alf Igel
This trolley connects The Grove to which other shopping and dining destination? // © 2012 Alf Igel

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Can you map your way on the Silk Road?

 Can you map your way on the Silk Road?

Where are you?
[ 20 points ]

1. This trolley connects The Grove to which other shopping and dining destination?

Do you know the way to the gateway?
[ 20 points ]

2. On which island is Hawaii Volcanoes National Park? (Hint: See page 18.)

3. The area around the Old Market Square is popular with visitors to Poznan. In which country is it?

4. The Namib is a coastal desert that runs along which ocean?

Can you answer the add-on questions?
[ 10 points ]

Retired NASA space shuttles are now on view around the U.S.

5. Discovery can be viewed at the Udvar-Hazy Center of which museum?

6. Beginning this month, visitors to Los Angeles can see Endeavour at which museum?

7. Atlantis will be displayed at which Florida attraction?

Can you get an instant upgrade?
[ 50 points ]

8. Which national park in Rio de Janeiro claims to be the world’s largest urban, forested national park?

Can you map your way on the Silk Road?
[ 20 points ]

These places along the ancient Silk Road can be visited in which present-day countries:

9. Antioch

10. Merv

11. Bukhara

12. Kashgar

 

1. L.A.’s Farmers Market
2. Hawaii (Big) Island
3. Poland
4. Atlantic
5. Nat’l Air and Space Museum
6. California Science Center
7. Kennedy Space Center
8. Tijuca
9. Turkey
10. Turkmenistan
11. Uzbekistan
12. China

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