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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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1
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)
Rowena8482
Mar 12 12
519 plays
2
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)
NazPastorRick
Aug 06 09
1905 plays
3
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)
bigred62
Mar 16 00
7260 plays
4
"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)
1nn1
Sep 07 13
786 plays
5
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)
kyleisalive
Mar 06 07
6186 plays
6
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)
kyleisalive
Jan 03 14
828 plays
7
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)
eburge
Aug 13 11
825 plays
8
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)
thejazzkickazz
Feb 13 00
16098 plays
9
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)
FatherSteve
May 04 11
804 plays
10
Unnatural Waters

A quiz about man-made waterways of the world.
Average (10 qns)
wjames
Jan 08 16
333 plays
11
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)
1nn1
Jun 11 12
360 plays
12
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)
wenray
Mar 23 12
789 plays
13
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)
Choco_nut
Feb 22 08
897 plays
14
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)
MacaroniPants
Dec 06 10
648 plays
15
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)
EnglishJedi
Dec 30 15
300 plays
16
Marine Trivia #1

Let this quiz see how much you really know about all things marine...
Tough (10 qns)
rhyano19
Nov 08 06
1881 plays
17
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)
MacaroniPants
Feb 04 12
429 plays
18
Where's that Sea?

The concept is very simple: just match the sea to its place in the world. Good luck!
Average (10 qns)
timence
Jan 19 14
777 plays
19
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)
dcpddc478
Feb 14 10
1443 plays
20
The Mediterranean

Time for a history and geography lesson concerning the sea that supported the world of antiquity: The Mediterranean.
Average (10 qns)
the_villain
Dec 30 07
1641 plays
21
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)
fritzer
Oct 15 05
2307 plays
22
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)
zambesi
May 10 16
435 plays
23
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)
ferfer72
Jul 24 12
966 plays
24
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)
cowboybluedog
Sep 09 12
393 plays
25
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)
habitsowner
Dec 17 11
324 plays
26
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)
MacaroniPants
Feb 15 12
345 plays
27
Seas of Europe

A quiz on some of the less common seas of Europe and their geographical location.
Tough (10 qns)
mdoelc4
Apr 10 08
1197 plays
28
Straits of the World

Time to straighten out your knowledge of world straits...enjoy!
Tough (10 qns)
thejazzkickazz
Sep 13 00
3243 plays
29
Lakes of the World

An interesting quiz about lakes of the world. FYI, lakes are defined as: a body of fresh or salt water of considerable size, surrounded by land.
Tough (15 qns)
TonyTheDad
Aug 29 00
5331 plays
30
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)
James25
Sep 01 13
1611 plays
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