Country Shape Quiz
Have you ever wondered how the countries got their shapes? The what appears to be random lines drawn on a map that separate countries and nations. However the history came to be on the shape of each country there's no denying that each country has a unique and distinct shape. So unique that just by looking at the outline it can be determined what country it is.
But is it as easy as it sounds? I think many of us would like to admit that they would be capable of identifying any country just based off it's shape. How hard can it be? However without context inside the map it becomes much harder than one might think. Do you think you have what it takes to call yourself a geographical expert? Take the test to find out.
Did you know these fun facts about country shapes?
The longest continual land border between two countries exists between The United States and Canada. It stretches for 5,525 miles. The smallest? Botswana and Zambia share a border that is only 150 meters long.
The border between China and Nepal passes through the summit of Mount Everest. Who had the unlucky job of climbing to the top to decide exactly where the border lies?
Poland bordered with the USSR, East Germany and Czechoslovakia in 1989 which none exist to this day.
In the town of Baarle between the Netherlands and Belgium the streets have tiles that read either B or NL to indicate which country each street belongs to.
Take the quiz today to find out just how well you can recognize these countries just from their shape. Do your friends know as much about country geography as you? Be sure to share this quiz with them to find out.
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