ACCA Geography Bee 1st-3rd Grade - 2014

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ACCA Geography Bee 1st-3rd Grade - 2014

  1. 1. 1st – 3rd Grade Competition ACCA Geography Bee
  2. 2. Round 1
  3. 3. Which U.S. state is the furthest south?
  4. 4. Which U.S. state is the furthest south? Hawaii
  5. 5. Canberra is the capital of what island country?
  6. 6. Canberra is the capital of what island country? Australia
  7. 7. This food is the national dish of Korea? What is the name of this dish?
  8. 8. This food is the national dish of Korea? What is the name of this dish? Bulgogi
  9. 9. In what ocean did the Titanic sink in 1912 during a journey from England to the United States?
  10. 10. In what ocean did the Titanic sink in 1912 during a journey from England to the United States? Atlantic
  11. 11. The border between China and Nepal runs across the summit of what very tall mountain?
  12. 12. The border between China and Nepal runs across the summit of what very tall mountain? Mt. Everest
  13. 13. This cathedral is located in Moscow, the capital city of what country?
  14. 14. This cathedral is located in Moscow, the capital city of what country? Russia
  15. 15. What continent would you be in if you were walking in the Sahara desert?
  16. 16. What continent would you be in if you were walking in the Sahara desert? Africa
  17. 17. What is the official language in the country of Brazil?
  18. 18. What is the official language in the country of Brazil? Portuguese
  19. 19. The Yangtze river is located in which large Asian country?
  20. 20. The Yangtze river is located in which large Asian country? China
  21. 21. Name three U.S. states that border the Pacific Ocean.
  22. 22. Name three U.S. states that border the Pacific Ocean. Alaska, Washington, Oregon, California and/or Hawaii
  23. 23. What Asian mountain range contains the 100 highest peaks in the world?
  24. 24. What Asian mountain range contains the 100 highest peaks in the world? Himalayas
  25. 25. What is the capital of Turkey?
  26. 26. What is the capital of Turkey? Istanbul
  27. 27. Which state has a climate suitable for growing citrus fruits – California, Montana, or Maine?
  28. 28. Which state has a climate suitable for growing citrus fruits – California, Montana, or Maine? California
  29. 29. The Panama canal passes through the country of Panama connecting the Caribbean Sea to what ocean?
  30. 30. The Panama canal passes through the country of Panama connecting the Caribbean Sea to what ocean? Pacific
  31. 31. What frigid continent, considered a desert, receives only 8 inches of rain per year?
  32. 32. What frigid continent, considered a desert, receives only 8 inches of rain per year? Antarctica
  33. 33. Round 2
  34. 34. What is the name of the southernmost point of South America?
  35. 35. What is the name of the southernmost point of South America? Cape Horn
  36. 36. The Louvre, the largest museum in the world, is located in what European city?
  37. 37. The Louvre, the largest museum in the world, is located in what European city? Paris
  38. 38. This famous monument is located in what U.S. city?
  39. 39. This famous monument is located in what U.S. city? St. Louis
  40. 40. What country is the host of this year’s soccer world cup and is also the largest country in South America?
  41. 41. What country is the host of this year’s soccer world cup and is also the largest country in South America? Brazil
  42. 42. Mt. McKinley, the tallest mountain in the United States, is located in which state?
  43. 43. Mt. McKinley, the tallest mountain in the United States, is located in which state? Alaska
  44. 44. With 55 countries, what continent has the most countries in the world?
  45. 45. With 55 countries, what continent has the most countries in the world? Africa
  46. 46. If you were on a train traveling from Barcelona, Spain to Berlin, Germany you would have to pass through which European country?
  47. 47. If you were on a train traveling from Barcelona, Spain to Berlin, Germany you would have to pass through which European country? France
  48. 48. What dance, popular in Argentina and Uruguay, originated in the 1890’s along the Rio de la Plata?
  49. 49. What dance, popular in Argentina and Uruguay, originated in the 1890’s along the Rio de la Plata? The Tango
  50. 50. The Nile River empties into what body of water?
  51. 51. The Nile River empties into what body of water? Mediterranean Sea
  52. 52. What is the name of this famous bridge located in San Francisco?
  53. 53. What is the name of this famous bridge located in San Francisco? Golden Gate Bridge
  54. 54. Category – U.S. Historical Geography Round 3
  55. 55. Category – U.S. Historical Geography Wager – 2, 4, or 6 points Round 3
  56. 56. The Mayflower pilgrims landed at Plymouth Rock which is located in which U.S. state?
  57. 57. The Mayflower pilgrims landed at Plymouth Rock which is located in which U.S. state? Massachusetts
  58. 58. 1st – 3rd Grade Competition ACCA Geography Bee

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