African Capitals Quiz – Geography Trivia

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Africa is known as the cradle of mankind. Today, it is the second most populous continent with over one billion inhabitants and 54 sovereign countries. We all have the beautiful images of African sunsets or safari animals in our mind. But how well do you know the African geography? Do you know the capital of each African country? Find out now and take our African capitals quiz.

The capitals of Africa quiz consists of 15 multiple choice questions. Try to identify the correct capital for every African country. You will be shown the correct answer right after clicking on your choice. After answering all multiple choice questions, you will be shown your overall score at the end.

African Capital Quiz - Multiple Choice

Question 1: What is the capital of Eritrea

1. Juba
2. Khartoum
3. Assab
4. Asmara

Asmara is the capital of Eritrea

Here is a fun fact about Eritrea for you: Ever since its independence in 1993, several national elections have been scheduled, but as of 2019, non have ever actually happened. 

The capital of Nigeria is...

1. Abuja
2. Luanda
3. Lagos
4. Abidjan

Abuja is the capital of Nigeria

Nigeria is home to over 250 ethnic groups and an estimated 500 languages are spoken in the country. The official language is English.

What is the capital of Egypt?

1. Sharm El-Sheikh
2. Port Said
3. Alexandria
4. Cairo

Cairo is the capital of Egypt

Did you know that Egyptians invented the 365 days calender most of us use today? It helped them predict the flooding of the Nile River.

What is the capital of Mozambique

1. Mbabane
2. Maputo
3. Monrovia
4. Mombasa

Maputo is the capital of Mozambique

We traveled to Maputo, the capital of Mozambique last year. Check out what the city has to offer. 

In addition to Maputo, Mozambique is home to one of the greatest coral reefs in the world with over 1,200 fish species.

The capital of Morocco is...

1. Rabat
2. Marrakech
3. Casablanca
4. Agadir

Rabat is the capital of Morocco

Did you know? In Morocco, the liver and not the heart is considered the symbol of love. 

Morocco is also one of the safest countries in Africa.

The capital of Madagascar is called...

1. Antsirabe
2. Toamasina
3. Antananarivo
4. Vangaindrano

Antananarivo is the capital of Madagascar

Contrary to what the movies tell us, there are no lions, zebras, hippos or giraffes in Madagaskar. 70% of all animal species found in Madagascar can't be found anywhere else in the world.

What is the capital of Zambia?

1. Lusaka
2. Lilongwe
3. Harare
4. Luanda

Lusaka is the capital of Zambia

There are termite mounts in Zambia that are larger than small houses.

What is the capital of Togo

1. Lomé
2. Accrá
3. Migná
4. Digné

Lomé is the capital of Togo

The preferred method of carrying things in Togo is on the head. People carry up to five gallons of water on their heads.

The capital of Botswana is

1. Bulawayo
2. Maun
3. Windhoek
4. Gaborone

Gaborone is the capital of Botswana

And here is a little fun fact: the people of Botswana are called Batswana (when referring to several people) and Motswana (when referring to one person). The language is called Setswana.

What is the capital of Cameroon?

1. Douala
2. Yaoundé
3. Garoua
4. Bertoua

Yaoundé is the capital of Cameroon

Before World War I, most of what is now Cameroon was a German colony.

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Thank you for playing our African capitals quizlet. Did you get a perfect score or do you still need to learn African capitals? If you still need some practice, check out our full list of African countries and capitals. If you got a good score it’s time to move on to the next level and our next Africa quiz. Can you identify African countries on a blank map? Find out and take our Africa Map Quiz here. 

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