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Jump in! The water's fine! Quizzes in this subcategory explore oceans, seas, rivers, lakes, straits, and many other watery bodies. (Warning: lifejackets not included).   

There are 68 quizzes and 745 trivia questions in this category.
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Aral Is Lost

Once one of the largest lakes in the world, the Aral Sea has been reduced to a mere puddle by comparison, in just a few years. How much do you know about this vanishing sea?
Difficult (10 qns)
Mar 12 12
525 plays
The World's Most Polluted Waterways

I scanned the list of challenges to find a topic for my first quiz, and came up with the world's most polluted bodies of water. I hope you find this information as enlightening as I did!
Tough (10 qns)
Aug 06 09
1938 plays
Water World

Nothing too difficult is intended here. If we don't know all the answers, we at least learn by taking the quiz!
Average (10 qns)
Mar 16 00
7287 plays
"Our Home is Girt By Sea": Australian Waters

"Our home is girt by sea" is part of our Australian National Anthem. We may be a continent but we are also an island. Come with us as we circumnavigate our homeland clockwise. We commence our journey from the Great Barrier Reef in northeast Australia.
Average (10 qns)
Sep 07 13
831 plays
Water, Water Everywhere

...and not a drop to drink. Much of the Earth's surface is covered in water, most of which is salty. Can you answer these questions about salt water in all its shapes and forms? Good luck!
Average (10 qns)
Mar 06 07
6246 plays
How Deep Is Your Lake?

"How deep is your lake? You really need to learn because were living in a world of pools, sinking us down when they all should let us be. Lakes belong to you and me." I think that's what the Bee Gees meant...right?
Average (10 qns)
Jan 03 14
846 plays
To Sail Beyond the Sunset

Here's a little quiz on various bodies of water from around the world. I hope you enjoy it.
Average (10 qns)
Aug 13 11
849 plays
Bodies of Water

Here are some elementary questions on the great bodies of water on our little globe. Bodies of water include: lakes, oceans, seas, bays, rivers, gulfs, straits, inlets, streams, and many others. Please enjoy!
Average (10 qns)
Feb 13 00
16137 plays
Bodies of Water Held at Bay

A bay is a body of water (salt or fresh) which is partly enclosed by surrounding land. Bays afford protected places for ships to anchor; many important coastal cities are located on bays for this reason. How many of these famous bays can you identify?
Average (10 qns)
May 04 11
825 plays
Unnatural Waters

A quiz about man-made waterways of the world.
Average (10 qns)
Jan 08 16
348 plays
Canal or Can Not?

Canals are major engineering feats and any decision to construct one was a huge decision. Canal or Can Not?
Tough (10 qns)
Jun 11 12
363 plays
Oceans, Seas and Channels of the World

Oceans and seas cover approximately 70% of our planet and make up about 98% of all the water on Earth. Life on our planet began in its oceans. Here is a quiz about some of the world's oceans, seas and channels. Good luck.
Average (10 qns)
Mar 23 12
804 plays
What's in a Lake?

This is an author challenge that asks the question: what's in a lake? That which we call a sea by any other name would be as deep.
Average (10 qns)
Dec 06 10
657 plays
The Great Barrier Reef

Discover Australia's natural wonder, the Great Barrier Reef. A little bit of history, a touch of geography and some interesting facts about this beautiful place.
Tough (10 qns)
Feb 22 08
903 plays
Water, Water Everywhere...

"Water, water, every where, and all the boards did shrink; Water, water, every where, nor any drop to drink." from the 1798 epic poem 'The Rime of the Ancient Mariner' by Samuel Taylor Coleridge.
Tough (10 qns)
Dec 30 15
324 plays
Marine Trivia #1

Let this quiz see how much you really know about all things marine...
Tough (10 qns)
Nov 08 06
1893 plays
Just the Strait Facts

A collection of straits from around the world make up this '9 for 10' quiz, where the first letter of answers to #1-9 will spell out the answer to #10.
Average (10 qns)
Feb 04 12
435 plays
Where's that Sea?

The concept is very simple: just match the sea to its place in the world. Good luck!
Average (10 qns)
Jan 19 14
798 plays
The Mediterranean

Time for a history and geography lesson concerning the sea that supported the world of antiquity: The Mediterranean.
Average (10 qns)
Dec 30 07
1650 plays
Let's Try to Get This Strait

A strait (or straits) is a narrow waterway joining two larger bodies of water. These questions refer to straits all over the world.
Average (15 qns)
Oct 15 05
2310 plays
Across the Pond

I will give you the names of places on either side of a body of water. You name the body of water.
Easy (10 qns)
Jul 24 12
987 plays
Well, I'll Bay

Not the bark of a coonhound. Not the horse color. Not the compartment in an aircraft. Not the recessed window. And, certainly not something that would force you to resist. Just a few questions about some bodies of water known as "bays".
Average (10 qns)
Sep 09 12
396 plays
Gulfs of the World

A gulf is larger than a bay and is a body of water connected to a sea or ocean while also partially surrounded by land. See if you can identify these gulfs.
Average (10 qns)
May 10 16
441 plays
Limnology...Let's Learn About Some Lakes

Limnology is the study of inland bodies of water. Let's take a look at some of the more interesting ones.
Tough (10 qns)
Dec 17 11
327 plays
Niagara, Eh?

You ever hear of Niagara Falls? I bet you have. The United States and Canada share their beauty. But just what do you know about waterfalls around the rest of the world?
Easy (10 qns)
Feb 14 10
1473 plays
Let's Get a Few Things Strait

Test your knowledge on a few straits from around the world and reveal the answer to #10 with the first letter of each answer to questions 1-9.
Tough (10 qns)
Feb 15 12
348 plays
Seas of Europe

A quiz on some of the less common seas of Europe and their geographical location.
Tough (10 qns)
Apr 10 08
1197 plays
If I Could Sail the Seven Seas

As we sail most of the Seven Seas we will be visiting and learning about lesser known seas. Come, grab your life jacket and join us, sailing all over the globe.
Average (10 qns)
Sep 01 13
1518 plays
Straits of the World

Time to straighten out your knowledge of world straits...enjoy!
Tough (10 qns)
Sep 13 00
3246 plays
To Sea or Not To Sea

Hamlet had his questions about who he was. The seas in this quiz have no such problems, they know who they be.... err are. See what you know about the following world seas all having something to do with the letter B.
Average (10 qns)
Sep 01 13
1734 plays
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