Africa questions This is a list of recently added questions about Africa. Play Africa quiz and see all the questions. What part of the African continent is called the Sub-Saharan Africa?South of the Sahara. According to the United Nations, the Sub-Saharan Africa consists of all African countries that are fully or partially located south of the Sahara. It contrasts with North Africa, whose territories are part of the League of Arab states within the Arab world. Somalia, Djibouti, Comoros and Mauritania are geographically in Sub-Saharan Africa, but are likewise Arab states and part of the Arab world.Created by: Ninjaihard 50% Central AfricaCentral Africa20Namib, Kalahari and South AfricaNamib, Kalahari and South Africa18south of the Saharasouth of the Sahara44north of the Saharanorth of the Sahara6etymology riddles » Where is the large monolith called Zuma Rock located?Nigeria. Zuma Rock is located in Niger State, Nigeria. It is just north of Nigeria's capital Abuja, along the main road from Abuja to Kaduna, and is sometimes referred to as "Gateway to Abuja." It is depicted on the 100 naira bill (national currency). Zuma Rock rises 725 m above its surroundings.Created by: Ninjaivery hard 32% GhanaGhana11CameroonCameroon32MadagascarMadagascar11NigeriaNigeria26mountains riddles » The flag of which country is almost identical like the one of Romania?Czad. The similarity with Chad's flag, which differs only in having a darker shade of blue (indigo rather than cobalt), has caused international discussion. In 2004, Chad asked the United Nations to examine the issue, but then-president of Romania Ion Iliescu announced no change would occur to the flag.Created by: Ninjaihard 50% CzadCzad136GabonGabon51LiberiaLiberia45MauritaniaMauritania36Romania riddles » Between how many countries is the Lake Victoria divided?3. The Lake Victoria is Africa's largest lake by area and the world's largest tropical lake. It was named after Queen Victoria by the explorer John Hanning Speke, the first Briton to document it in 1858. The lake is divided among three countries: Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania.Created by: Ninjaihard 57% 5546331081172228lakes riddles » Where is the Lake Nyos located, one of the world's most dangerous lakes?In Cameroon. Lake Nyos is a crater lake, and one of only three known exploding lakes, located in the Northwest Region of Cameroon. A pocket of magma lies beneath the lake and leaks carbon dioxide (CO2) into the water, changing it into carbonic acid. In 1986 the lake suddenly emitted a large cloud of CO2, which suffocated 1,746 people and 3,500 livestock in nearby towns and villages.Created by: Ninjaivery hard 39% in Ethiopiain Ethiopia28in Indonesiain Indonesia43in Cameroonin Cameroon89in Tanzaniain Tanzania65geography riddles » What is the second most saline lake in the world?Assal. Lake Assal is a crater lake in central-western Djibouti. It lies 155 m below sea level in the Afar Triangle, making it the lowest point on land in Africa. The salinity level of its waters is 10 times that of the sea, making it the second most saline in the world after Don Juan Pond. Created by: Ninjaihard 40% Lagoa dos PatosLagoa dos Patos34QuatarraQuatarra39PatiencePatience25AssalAssal66lakes riddles » What is the capital city of Burkina Faso?Ouagadougou, also known as Wagadugu, is the capital of Burkina Faso also the country's largest city, with a population of around 2,200,000. Several international festivals and activities are organized within the municipality, such as FESPACO (Panafrican Film and Television Festival of Ouagadougou), which is Africa's largest festival of this type.Created by: Ninjaieasy 71% KayaKaya6Bobo-DioulassoBobo-Dioulasso31OuagadougouOuagadougou130KoudougouKoudougou16capitals riddles » When was the Suez Canal constructed?1859-1869. The Suez Canal is an artificial sea-level waterway in Egypt, connecting the Mediterranean Sea to the Red Sea through the Isthmus of Suez. Constructed by the Suez Canal Company between 1859 and 1869, it was officially opened on November 17, 1869.Created by: Ninjaihard 46% 1842-18571842-1857641855-18651855-1865961859-18691859-18692321872-18841872-1884104geography riddles » Which island has been described as "the most alien-looking place on Earth."?Socotra is an archipelago of four islands located in the Arabian Sea belonging to Yemen. It is considered the jewel of biodiversity in the Arabian Sea with nearly 700 endemic species, found nowhere else on earth. The island was recognised by the UNESCO as a world natural heritage site in July 2008.Created by: Ninjaihard 45% HvarHvar20Kaua'iKaua'i40SocotraSocotra62BoracayBoracay14islands riddles » What is that?Yardang. A yardang is a streamlined protuberance carved from bedrock or any consolidated or semiconsolidated material by the dual action of wind abrasion by dust and sand, and deflation which is the removal of loose material by wind turbulence. They can be found in most deserts across the globe.Created by: Ninjaivery hard 29% barchanbarchan57yardangyardang92ripple markripple mark60mogotemogote104deserts riddles » Play Africa quiz and see all the questions.