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Quiz about Not The Right Capital
Quiz about Not The Right Capital

Not The Right Capital Trivia Quiz


The most likely option is not always the right one. Some states or countries have decided to mislead the ordinary quiz player for no apparent reason...

A multiple-choice quiz by whizz. Estimated time: 5 mins.
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Author
whizz
Time
5 mins
Type
Multiple Choice
Quiz #
17,918
Updated
Nov 08 22
# Qns
10
Difficulty
Average
Avg Score
6 / 10
Plays
14940
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Question 1 of 10
1. La Paz is the administrative capital of Bolivia, but what is the constitutional capital?

Answer: (One Word)
Question 2 of 10
2. Rio de Janeiro is not really the capital of Brazil, is it? Instead the capital is...

Answer: (One Word (English spelling) No diacritical marks, please)
Question 3 of 10
3. Frankfurt is the nation's financial capital, but not the capital of the German state of Hessen. Which one is? Hint


Question 4 of 10
4. If Sydney is not the capital of Australia, what is?

Answer: (One Word)
Question 5 of 10
5. What's the word? Johannesburg! Gil Scott-Heron sang this in the 70s. But he was not talking about the capital of South Africa. The country actually has three capitals. Name one.

Answer: (One or Two Words)
Question 6 of 10
6. New York City is, well it's a lot of things, but not the capital of the State of New York. What's the real one?

Answer: (One Word)
Question 7 of 10
7. Istanbul was even the capital of the Roman Empire, but it's not the current capital of Turkey. What is?

Answer: (One Word)
Question 8 of 10
8. Casablanca was made famous by Humphrey Bogart, but is not the capital of Morocco. What is the capital?

Answer: (One Word)
Question 9 of 10
9. A tough one. Amsterdam is the constitutional capital of the Netherlands but not of the Province of Northern Holland. North Holland's capital is... Hint


Question 10 of 10
10. Canada's capital is not Montreal but...

Answer: (One Word)

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Quiz Answer Key and Fun Facts
1. La Paz is the administrative capital of Bolivia, but what is the constitutional capital?

Answer: Sucre

La Paz is both the largest city and the government seat, but according to the constitution, Sucre is the official capital
2. Rio de Janeiro is not really the capital of Brazil, is it? Instead the capital is...

Answer: Brasilia

3. Frankfurt is the nation's financial capital, but not the capital of the German state of Hessen. Which one is?

Answer: Wiesbaden

Kassel and Fulda are both in Hessen, but not the capital. Stuttgart is the capital of Baden-Wurttemberg.
4. If Sydney is not the capital of Australia, what is?

Answer: Canberra

5. What's the word? Johannesburg! Gil Scott-Heron sang this in the 70s. But he was not talking about the capital of South Africa. The country actually has three capitals. Name one.

Answer: Pretoria

6. New York City is, well it's a lot of things, but not the capital of the State of New York. What's the real one?

Answer: Albany

7. Istanbul was even the capital of the Roman Empire, but it's not the current capital of Turkey. What is?

Answer: Ankara

8. Casablanca was made famous by Humphrey Bogart, but is not the capital of Morocco. What is the capital?

Answer: Rabat

9. A tough one. Amsterdam is the constitutional capital of the Netherlands but not of the Province of Northern Holland. North Holland's capital is...

Answer: Haarlem

Amsterdam is not even the seat of the Dutch government (The Hague), nor does the Queen live there. The only reason it's the capital is because the Dutch Kings and Queens are crowned there.
10. Canada's capital is not Montreal but...

Answer: Ottawa

Source: Author whizz

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