Do you think you know the African capitals?
If geography is one of your strong points, you need to take this trivia quiz and test your knowledge about African countries and their capitals.
Before starting the test, let us share with you several interesting facts about the African continent.
Africa is the world's second-largest and second-most populated continent, after Asia, with about 1.1 billion people.
This is also the hottest and driest continent with deserts and drylands covering about 60% of its surface.
Africa is widely recognized to have a total of 54 countries, nine territories and two independent states with limited or no recognition (source).
This continent gathers a large variety of ethnicities, with numerous languages spoken across the continent (some are only spoken in Africa).
Despite the fact that Africa is the most underdeveloped continent, it has a generous bounty of natural resources. According to National Geographic, Africa holds about 30% of the earth’s remaining mineral resources.
There are many other interesting facts about Africa, but since we could write an entire encyclopedia about this, we'll get back to our quiz.
Therefore, let's proceed.
The rules are simple. We ask you which is the capital of a particular country in Africa and give you several options to choose from. Every question has only one correct answer so it shouldn't be too hard for someone who knows this continent.
Answer correctly to as many questions as possible and get the highest score.
At the end of the test, we'll provide you all the correct answers and let you know how well you did.
There is no time limit, so do not rush your answers if you are not sure. Take all the time you need.
When you are ready to start the test, click on the "Start Quiz" button below.
If you enjoy testing your knowledge about the world's capitals, you might also be interested in taking our Europe's capitals and Asia's capitals quizzes.