Cities of South America questions This is a list of recently added questions about cities of South America. Play cities of South America quiz and see all the questions. What is the capital city of Paraguay?Asunción. Asuncion is the capital and largest city of Paraguay. The full city name is “Nuestra Señora Santa María de la Asunción”, meaning “Our Lady Saint Mary of the Assumption” Created by: globalquiz.orghard 45% MontevideoMontevideo2111AsunciónAsunción3379MaracaiboMaracaibo854GuadalajaraGuadalajara1020South America riddles » What is the capital city of Venezuela?Caracas. Despite being just 10 miles (15km) from the Caribbean Sea, Caracas has no sea access. It is separated from the coast by a steep 2,200-metre-high (7,200 ft) mountain range, Cerro El Avila.Created by: globalquiz.orgvery easy 84% MaracaiboMaracaibo431CaracasCaracas6324Cartagena, ColombiaCartagena, Colombia313ManaguaManagua425Venezuela riddles » What is the capital city of Peru?Lima is old - it was founded by Spanish conquistador Francisco Pizarro in 1535. The National University of San Marcos, founded in 1551, is the oldest continuously functioning university in the Americas.Created by: globalquiz.orgvery easy 83% CuscoCusco473LimaLima6329QuitoQuito248La PazLa Paz492Peru riddles » What is the capital city of Suriname?Paramaribo is famed for its diverse ethnic makeup, including Creoles, Indian, Multiracials, Maroons, Javanese, Indigenous, Chinese, Europeans, Lebanese and Jews.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 44% TegucigalpaTegucigalpa1104MaracaiboMaracaibo1027CaracasCaracas496ParamariboParamaribo2088capitals riddles » What is the capital city of Chile?Santiago is located between the Andes and the Pacific Ocean. Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 69% AsunciónAsunción303LimaLima882San SalvadorSan Salvador608SantiagoSantiago4126Chile riddles » What is the capital city of Uruguay?Montevideo has consistently been rated as having the highest quality of life of any city in Latin America: by 2015 has held this rank every year during the last decade.Created by: globalquiz.orgeasy 71% MontevideoMontevideo4950AsunciónAsunción751LimaLima642GuadalajaraGuadalajara533cities riddles » Where are favelas found?In Brazil. A favela is a slum in Brazil. The original favela was built in 1897 on the Morro da Providência in Rio de Janeiro by the families of soldiers returning from the war against the settlers of Canudos. Their formations were disbanded and soldiers were left with no work and place to live. Created by: globalquiz.orgvery easy 81% in Brazilin Brazil19660in South Africain South Africa1211in Philippinesin Philippines1474in Cubain Cuba1670geography of Brazil riddles » Which architect designed the famous cathedral in Brasilia?Oscar Niemeyer. In 1956, Juscelino Kubitschek, newly elected Brazilian president, visited Niemeyer: ‘I am going to build a new capital for this country and I want you to help me’. Niemeyer organized a competition for the lay-out of Brasília, the new capital, and the winner was the project of his old master and great friend, Lúcio Costa. Niemeyer would design the buildings, Lucio the plan of the city. Created by: globalquiz.orghard 50% Frank GehryFrank Gehry1197Oscar NiemeyerOscar Niemeyer6815Sir Christopher WrenSir Christopher Wren2975Le CorbusierLe Corbusier2439cathedrals riddles » Which capital is that?Santiago de Chile. The city is flanked by the main chain of the Andes to the east and the Chilean Coastal Range to the west. The mountains around Santiago are quite tall; the tallest is the Tupungato volcano at 6,570 m (21,555 ft).Created by: Kasiahard 59% BeijingBeijing3910Santiago de ChileSantiago de Chile15463MadridMadrid3509BrasiliaBrasilia3243satellite images riddles » What is the most populous city in Brazil?São Paulo with its 11 Million inhabitants (up to 27M in Greater São Paulo) is the largest city not only in Brazil, but also the largest in the southern hemisphere and the Americas.Created by: Kasiahard 50% Rio de JaneiroRio de Janeiro5955São PauloSão Paulo9123BrasiliaBrasilia1519Buenos AiresBuenos Aires1293Brazil riddles » Play South America quiz and see all the questions.